Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Feb 8th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
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Time zone: central
The Velvet Underground “Who Loves the Sun” from Loaded (Rhino Atlantic 1970)Buy it!
The Bongos “Mambo Sun” from Drums Along the Hudson (Cooking Vinyl 1982) —A great cover of the T Rex tune from a great album, in its own right.Buy it!
R.E.M. “All the Way to Reno” from Reveal (Warner Bros. 2001)Buy it!
The Wooden Birds “Folly Cub” from Two Matchsticks (Barsuk 2011) N Buy it!
Wilco “I Got You (At the End of the Century)” from Being There (Reprise 1996)Buy it!
Willie Nile “Game of Fools” from Streets of New York (Reincarnate 2006)Buy it!
Chuck Prophet “I Felt Like Jesus” from Temple Beautiful (Yep Roc 2012) N —The inimitable Chuck Prophet will be at Off Broadway on Thursday, March 22. This track is from his brand new album.Buy it!
Ben Kweller “Out The Door” from Go Fly a Kite (Noise Co. 2012) N —Ben will be at Off Broadway on Friday, March 30. These two tracks are from his new album, the first of his 5 that he released on his newly formed label.Buy it!
Ben Kweller “FULL CIRCLE” from Go Fly a Kite (Noise Co. 2012) N Buy it!
Pretty Little Empire “Perfect Hearts” from Reasons and Rooms (Bellevue Box 2010) LBuy it!
The David Mayfield Parade “Breath Of Love” from The David Mayfield Parade (9th Grade Records 2011)Buy it!
Austin Lucas “Precious Little Heart” from Somebody Loves You (Suburban Home Recordings www.suburbanhomerecords.com 2009)Buy it!
The Avett Brothers “Spanish Pipedream” from Broken Hearts & Dirty Windows: Songs Of John Prine (Oh Boy 2010)Buy it!
Dr. Dog “THESE DAYS” from Be the Void (Deluxe Edition) (Anti/Epitaph 2012) N —From the brand new Dr. Dog album. They'll be at the Blue Note in Columbia, MO on Tuesday, March 13.Buy it!
Dr. Dog “Do the Trick” from Be the Void (Deluxe Edition) (Anti/Epitaph 2012) N Buy it!
Heartless Bastards “Got To Have Rock And Roll” from Arrow (Partisan Records LLC/MapleMusic Recordings 2012) N —Heartless Bastards, a Cincinnati, OH band, just released their new album and will be at the Firebird tonight!Buy it!
Waters “Out In the Light” from Out In The Light (TBD e 2011) N —Waters is a new project from former leader of Port O' Brien, Van Pierszolowsky. Waters will be opening for Delta Spirit at the Firebird on Tuesday, March 20.Buy it!
American Music Club “Ex-Girlfriend” from Everclear (Alias Records, Corp. 1991)Buy it!
Mark Lanegan Band “Riot in My House” from Blues Funeral (4AD 2012) N —Mark Lanegan, formerly leader of Screaming Trees, released his first album in 8 years yesterday. This track features Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age) on guitar.Buy it!
Craig Finn “Honolulu Blues” from Clear Heart Full Eyes (Vagrant www.vagrant.com 2012) N —From Craig Finn's solo debut. He'll be doing a solo show 2/10 @ Off Broadway.Buy it!
Silver Jews “I'm Getting Back Into Getting Back Into You” from Tanglewood Numbers (Drag City 2005) —From their 5th album, released in 2005.Buy it!
Nada Surf “Let the Fight Do the Fighting” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012) N Buy it!
Squeeze “Someone Else's Heart” from East Side Story (A&M 1981)Buy it!
Talking Heads “The Girls Want to Be With the Girls” from More Songs About Buildings and Food (Remastered) (Rhino/Warner Bros. 1978)Buy it!
Hospitality “Friends Of Friends” from Hospitality (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2012) N —From the debut album of this Brooklyn band.Buy it!
The Poison Oaks “Pine (A Side)” from Pine - EP (The Poison Oaks 2011) N —From this Boston area band featuring too many members to list out but led by the vocals of Laura Cortese.Buy it!
The Maccabees “Glimmer” from Given to the Wild (Polydor UK 2012) N Buy it!
Frank Turner “I Knew Prufrock Before He Got Famous” from Love, Ire & Song (Xtra Mile 2009) —Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls will be at Off Broadway on Tuesday, February 21.Buy it!
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