Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Feb 22nd 2012 5.00am–7.00am
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Supertramp “Rudy” from Crime Of The Century (A&M Records 1974) R Buy it!
Ben Folds Five “Selfless, Cold and Composed” from Whatever and Ever Amen (550 Music 1997)Buy it!
Jenny Owen Youngs “Your Apartment” from An Unwavering Band of Light (self 2012) N —From this Montclair, NJ singer/songwriter's 2nd album. She'll be at @ Off Broadway on Sunday, March 11Buy it!
Rosie Thomas “Over the Moon” from With Love (Sing-a-Long 2012) N —After releasing three albums early in her career on Subpop, Rosie Thomas is now on her own label, Sing-a-Long. She'll be at the Old Rockhouse on Wednesday, March 21.Buy it!
The Do “Too Insistent” from Both Ways Open Jaws (Six Degrees/Siamese Squids 2011) N —A French/Finnish band that is basically Olivia Merilahti, Dan Levy and a cast of revolving drummers. From their 2nd album.Buy it!
Cloud Cult “Forces of the Unseen” from Light Chasers (Earthology 2010)Buy it!
Mates of State “At Least I Have You” from Mountaintops (Barsuk 2011) —Husband and wife Kori Gardner and Jason Hammel put out a great album last year.Buy it!
Belle and Sebastian “Dirty Dream Number Two” from The Boy With the Arab Strap CD ALBUM (Matador 1998)Buy it!
Buxton “Lynchburg Ferry” from Nothin Here Seems Strange (New West 2012) N —Formed in LaPorte, TX, just outside of Houston, this is from their 3rd LP.Buy it!
Dylan LeBlanc “Changing of the Seasons” from Paupers Field (Rough Trade 2010)Buy it!
The Band “Up On Cripple Creek” from The Band (CAPITOL 1969)Buy it!
Jay Farrar, Will Johnson, Anders Parker & Yim Yames “VD City” from New Multitudes (Rounder 2012) N —From the new album from Jay Farrar (Son Volt, Uncle Tupelo), Anders Parker (Varnaline, Gob Iron), Yim Yames (aka Jim James, My Morning Jacket) and Will Johnson (Centro-Matic). Woody Guthrie wrote the lyrics, these gentlemen shared the songwriting.Buy it!
Jay Farrar, Will Johnson, Anders Parker & Yim Yames “Old LA” from New Multitudes (Rounder 2012) N —The album is due in stores on February 28.Buy it!
Of Monsters and Men “Little Talks” from Into the Woods EP (Republic 2011) N —The debut full length of this Icelandic band is due in the spring. For now, enjoy this track from their EP. RIYL: The Head and the HeartBuy it!
Tight Pants Syndrome “Tell Me It's True” from Fully Attractive CD ALBUM (Blip Blap! 2010) LBuy it!
Nada Surf “Clear Eye Clouded Mind” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012) N —From the brand new album from Nada Surf released in January.Buy it!
The Jealous Sound “Your Eyes Were Shining” from A Gentle Reminder (subjective 2012) N Buy it!
The Young Evils “When Sally Walked In The Rain” from When Sally Walked In The Rain - Single (The Young Evils 2011) N —A new single from this Seattle band led by Troy Nelson and Mackenzie Mercer.Buy it!
Posse “SARAH” from Posse (self 2012) N —From the debut album of this Seattle band.Buy it!
Wild Flag “Something Came Over Me” from Wild Flag (Merge 2011)Buy it!
Fiona Apple “Please Please Please” from Extraordinary Machine (Epic 2005)Buy it!
Liz Phair “Mesmerizing” from Exile In Guyville (Matador 1993)Buy it!
Los Lobos “I Got Loaded” from How Will the Wolf Survive? (Warner 1984) —Los Lobos will be at the Sheldon this Sunday, February 26. They'll also be at theBuy it!
Los Lobos “Yo Canto” from Tin Can Trust CD ALBUM (Shout! Factory 2010)Buy it!
Bruce Springsteen “Wrecking Ball” (Columbia 2012) N —From the brand new Bruce Springsteen. His 17th studio album is due in stores on March 1.Buy it!
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