Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Jan 25th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
N=music new at the station.
L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
John Prine “Bruised Orange (Chain of Sorrow)” from Bruised Orange (Oh Boy 1978)Buy it!
Doc Dailey & Magnolia Devil “Blue-Eyed Blonde” from Victims, Enemies & Old Friends (Southern Discipline Recording Company 2010) —From Muscle Shoals, AL. They've been around since the mid 2000's.Buy it!
The Little Willies “FOR the GOOD TIMES” from For the Good Times (iTunes 2008) N —From the new Little Willies album comes this Kris Kristofferson cover.Buy it!
Zoe Muth & the Lost High Rollers “I've Been Gone” from Starlight Hotel (Signature 2011) N —Mixing folk, rock and country, Zoe Muth released her 2nd album last year with her band.Buy it!
David Wax Museum “That's Not True” from Everything Is Saved (self-released 2010) —Boston based David Wax Museum plays what they deem as "Mexo American" and features Columbia, MO native David Wax in a lead role.Buy it!
Calexico “Glowing Heart of the World” from Selections from Road Atlas (1998-2011) (Quarterstick Records 2011) N Buy it!
The Dead Milkmen “Fauxhemia” from The King In Yellow (deadmilkmen.com 2011) —From their latest album released quietly on their website last spring.Buy it!
Minutemen “Maybe Partying Will Help” from Double Nickels On the Dime (SST 1984)Buy it!
Eddy Current Suppression Ring “That Time of Day” from So Many Things (Goner 2011) N —With 3 full length albums out, this is a collection of singles, b-sides, etc. from this Australian band.Buy it!
Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears “Sway” from Mojo Presents: Sticky Soul Fingers: A Rolling Stones Tribute (Mojo 2012) N —From a compilation put together by Mojo magazine. Black Joe Lewis & the HBs will be in town at Off Broadway on February 15.Buy it!
The Rolling Stones “ALL DOWN THE LINE” from Exile On Main St. (Deluxe Version) (Polydor 2010)Buy it!
Will Hoge “AMERICAN DREAM” from Number Seven (Ryko 2011) N Buy it!
James McMurtry “Sixty Acres” from It Had To Happen (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1997)Buy it!
Sharon Van Etten “Leonard” from Tramp (Jagjaguwar www.jagjaguwar.com 2012) N —My artist of the week ... a couple of tracks from Brooklyn-based songwriter Sharon Van Etten's 2nd album due in stores on February 7. She'll also be at the Luminary on March 31.Buy it!
Sharon Van Etten “Serpents” from Tramp (Jagjaguwar www.jagjaguwar.com 2012) N Buy it!
Alex Chilton “Come On Honey” from Free Again: The 1970 Sessions (Omnivore 2012) N —A rerelease of an album that's been out for a few years, and represents Alex Chilton's album he'd have made between The Box Tops and Big Star. More country based than what he did before or after.Buy it!
The Records “All Messed Up and Ready to Go” from Shades In Bed (On The Beach 2002)Buy it!
Old Lights “Cryin' Eyes” from Like Strangers (oldlightsmusic.com 2011) L —This local band is opening for Samantha Crain tonight at Off Broadway.Buy it!
Rilo Kiley “Portions For Foxes” from More Adventurous (Brute/Beaute/WBR 2004)Buy it!
Grouplove “Naked Kids” from Never Trust a Happy Song (Atlantic 2011) N —Grouplove will be opening for Young the Giant on Thursday, March 29 at the Pageant.Buy it!
Old 97's “Designs On You” from Satellite Rides (Ekektra 2001) —Old 97's will be at the Pageant on Tuesday, January 31.Buy it!
Kathleen Edwards “Sidecar” from Voyageur (Zoe www.rounder.com 2012) N —From her new album co-produced by Justin Vernon (Bon Iver)Buy it!
William Fitzsimmons “Wounded Head” from Gold In The Shadow (Groenland Records 2011) —@ the Firebird on March 31.Buy it!
Bowerbirds “Tuck The Darkness In” from The Clearing (Dead Oceans 2012) N —From the forthcoming Bowerbirds album, their third, due in stores on March 6.Buy it!
JD McPherson “North Side Gal” from Signs and Signifiers (Rounder 2012) —From the debut album of this Oklahoma songwriter steeped in country, rock and soul.Buy it!
Sam Cooke “That's It - I Quit - I'm Movin On” from The Man Who Invented Soul (Sony 2000) —I'm not sure if Sam Cooke "invented" soul but he sure played a key part in its early years. Probably my favorite singing voice ever.Buy it!
Nada Surf “When I Was Young” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012) N —From the brand new Nada Surf album released yesterday.Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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