Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed May 11th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
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Bob Dylan “Lily, Rosemary, and the Jack of Hearts” from Blood on the Tracks (Columbia 1975) —KDHX is having a benefit tribute concert to Bob Dylan at Off Broadway on Friday, May 27. Local bands including Magnolia Summer, Rough Shop and Pretty Little Empire will take on the bard's songs.Buy it!
The Jesus and Mary Chain “New York City” from The Power of NegativeThinking: B-Sides and Rarities (Rhino 2008) N Buy it!
The White Stripes “The Same Boy You've Always Known” from White Blood Cells (Sympathy for the Record Industry 45 2001)Buy it!
Vandaveer “Dig Down Deep” (Supply and Demand 2011) N —Vandaveer is basically Mark Charles Heidinger on guitar and vocals with some help from his friends.Buy it!
Ben Sollee “Close to You” from Inclusions (Tin Ear 2011) N —Ben is a classically trained cellist from Louisville, KY and this is from his 3rd full-length album. He will be at the Old Rockhouse on Friday, June 3.Buy it!
Calexico “Stray” from The Black Light (Quarterstick 1998)Buy it!
David Wax Museum “That's Not True” from Everything Is Saved (self-released 2010) N Buy it!
Eilen Jewell “I Remember You” from Queen of the Minor Key (Signature Sounds Recording Company 2011) N —Born and raised in Boise, ID and now in Boston, this is from her new album due out on June 28.Buy it!
Norah Jones “Creepin' In” from FEELS LIKE HOME (Blue Note url 2004) —with a little help from Dolly Parton ...Buy it!
Dolly Parton “The Bargain Store” from Dolly (Box Set) (X5 Music Group 2009) —Originally released in 1974.Buy it!
Drive-by Truckers “Everybody Needs Love” from Go-Go Boots (ATO 2011) N R Buy it!
Josh Ritter “Lillian, Egypt” from The Animal Years (V2 North America 2006) —Just announced yesterday, Josh Ritter will be at Off Broadway on Friday, July 22.Buy it!
Jonathan Richman “If You Want to Leave Our Party Just Go” from O Moon, Queen of Night on Earth (Vapor Records 2010)Buy it!
Eddie Vedder “Can't Keep” from Ukelele Songs (Universal 2011) N —From Eddie's new ukelele album, a cover of a Pearl Jam song. Eddie will be at the Fox on Friday, July 1.Buy it!
Okkervil River “Piratess” from I Am Very Far (Jajaguwar 2011) N Buy it!
Okkervil River “Rider” from I Am Very Far (Jajaguwar 2011) N —A couple of tracks from the brand new Austin-based Okkervil River's album in stores as of yesterday.Buy it!
Beck “Lord Only Knows” from Odelay (DGC 1996)Buy it!
Telekinesis “Coast of Carolina” from Telekinesis! CD ALBUM (Merge 2009) —Telekinesis will be at Mojo's in Columbia, MO next Monday, May 16.Buy it!
The Lonely Forest “(I Am) The Love Addict” from Arrows (ILG/Trans Records 2011) N Buy it!
Title Tracks “Light Sleepers” from In Blank (Ernest Jenning Record Co. 2011) N —From this Washington, DC band's just released 2nd album. They put on a great show opening for Ted Leo at Off Broadway last Sunday.Buy it!
The Cars “Blue Tip” from More Like This (hear 2011) N —From their first studio album in 24 years!!Buy it!
New Order “Love Vigilantes” from (the best of) New Order (Qwest 1994)Buy it!
Wild Flag “Future Crimes” from Glass Tambourine 7" (Merge 2011) N Buy it!
Vivian Girls “I Heard You Say” from Share the Joy (Polyvinyl 2011) N Buy it!
Elizabeth & The Catapult “EVERYBODY KNOWS” from Taller Children (Verve Records 2009) —E&tC will be at the Old Rockhouse next Wednesday, May 18.Buy it!
Jessica Lea Mayfield “Blue Skies Again” from Tell Me (Nonesuch 2011) N —JLM will be at Off Broadway this Friday, May 13.Buy it!
Marshall Crenshaw “Cynical Girl” from Marshall Crenshaw (Warner Brothers 1982) —MC will be at the Old Rockhouse this Friday night, May 13. Freedy Johnston opens.Buy it!
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