Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Dec 7th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
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Bob Seger “U.M.C. (Upper Middle Class)” from Seven (CAPITOL 1974) —Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band will be at Scottrade this Friday night.Buy it!
Abigail Washburn “CHAINS” from City of Refuge (Rounder 2011) —Abigail Washburn will be at the Sheldon Ballroom on Thursday, April 12.Buy it!
Whitehorse “Killing Time Is Murder” from Whitehorse (Six Shooter Records 2011) N Buy it!
Josh Garrels “Beyond the Blue” from Love & War & the Sea In Between (self 2011) N —From Portland, his latest is available for free on his website - joshgarrels.comBuy it!
William Fitzsimmons “BEAUTIFUL GIRL” from Gold In The Shadow (Groenland Records 2011) —@ the Firebird on March 31Buy it!
Richard Buckner “Collusion” from Our Blood (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2011) N —It took me awhile to get into Richard Buckner but this album sealed it for me. One of the best of 2011.Buy it!
Dan Mangan “Oh Fortune” (Arts & Crafts 2011) N Buy it!
Hallelujah the Hills “Flight of the Paper Pilots” from Colonial Drones (Misra Records 2008) —From Boston and having released 2 albums. They've used Kickstarter to fund their third project, hopefully due out soon.Buy it!
Sloan “Everything You've Done Wrong” from A Sides Win: Singles 1992-2005 MP3/FILE ALBUM (Koch 2005)Buy it!
The New Pornographers “The Slow Descent Into Alcoholism” from Mass Romantic (Matador 2000) R Buy it!
Dengue Fever “Thank You Goodbye” from Cannibal Courtship (Concord 2011) N —A Los Angeles based band led by a Cambodian born lead singer ... from their latest album.Buy it!
Blondie “Picture This” from Parallel Lines (Chrysalis Inc 1978)Buy it!
Wild Flag “Racehorse” from Wild Flag (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2011) N —Featuring members of Sleater Kinney & Helium, this band formed last year and was signed to Merge on reputation alone ...Buy it!
Alabama Shakes “Hold On” from Alabama Shakes EP (Alabama Shakes 2011) N —This Muscle Shoals inspired band from Athens, GA will be at the Old Rockhouse on December 18.Buy it!
Alabama Shakes “I Found You” from Alabama Shakes EP (Alabama Shakes 2011) N Buy it!
Joe Henry “Odetta” from Reverie (Anti 2011) N Buy it!
The Black Keys “Little Black Submarines” from El Camino (Nonesuch 2011) N —From the brand new Black Keys album released yesterday ...Buy it!
Caroline Smith And The Good Night Sleeps “;;;” from Little Wind (self 2011) N —@ Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center this Friday night (Dec 9)Buy it!
Visqueen “Ward” from Message To Garcia (Local 638 Records 2009)Buy it!
Velocity Girl “Copacetic” (SubPop www.subpop.com)Buy it!
Drive-by Truckers “Aftermath USA” from A Blessing and a Curse (New West 2006) —News this week that Shonna Tucker, bassist for about the last 5 DBT album, has left the band.Buy it!
Magnolia Mountain “Like Any Other” from Redbird Green (Sleep Cat 2010)Buy it!
Justin Townes Earle “Harlem River Blues” (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) —From the fine JTE album released last year ...Buy it!
Middle Brother “Thanks For Nothing” from Middle Brother (Partisan 2011) N —Featuring the lead singers from Dawes, Delta Spirit and Deer Tick ...Buy it!
Nada Surf “When I Was Young” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012) N —From the new album due in January ...Buy it!
Blind Pilot “Get It Out” from We Are the Tide (Expunged Records 2011) N —Blind Pilot will be at a new club, Plush (3224 Locust), on Friday, March 2.Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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