Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed May 30th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
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Dexy's Midnight Runners “Tell Me When My Light Turns Green” from Searching For The Young Soul Rebels (Caroline 1980)Buy it!
The Waterboys “A Life of Sundays” from Room to Roam (Chrysalis UK 2008)Buy it!
Tommy Womack “Guilty Snake Blues” from Now What! (Cedar Creek 2012) N —Formerly from the post-punk band Government Cheese and then the Bis-Quits, this is from Tommy Womack's 6th solo album released in February.Buy it!
The Spinto Band “Cookie Falls” from Shy Pursuit (Spintonic Recordings 2012) N —Active for 15 years, this is from their just released album.Buy it!
The Shins “SIMPLE SONG” from Port Of Morrow (Columbia 2012) N —The Shins will be playing a sold out show at the Pageant on Monday, June 4.Buy it!
Marshall Crenshaw “I'll Do Anything” from Marshall Crenshaw (Warner Brothers 1982)Buy it!
The Bongos “Zebra Club” from Drums Along the Hudson (Cooking Vinyl 2007)Buy it!
Hospitality “Eighth Avenue” from Hospitality (Merge 2012) N —Hospitality will be at the Firebird on Saturday, June 9.Buy it!
Barcelona “MIDNIGHT” from Not Quite Yours (NBD 2012) N —Formed in Seattle in 2005, from their just released 4th album.Buy it!
Dry the River “The Chambers & The Valves” from Shallow Bed (RCA Records Label 2012) N —Based out of East London, Dry the River was created by Norwegian-born Peter Liddle and draw comparisons to Mumford & Sons and Fleet Foxes.Buy it!
David Dondero “All These Fishies Swimmin' Through My Head” from Zero With A Bullet (Flippin Yeah Industries 2011) —David Dondero will be playing a show at Plush this Tuesday, June 5. Beth Bombara and the Ebanjolist open.Buy it!
Rocky Votolato “Sparks” from Television Of Saints (Defiance Records 2012) N —Rocky will be playing a show at Vintage Vinyl this Saturday, June 3.Buy it!
Tim Easton and The Freelan Barons “MAID of the MIST” from Beat the Band (Campfire Propaganda 2011) —Tim Easton and Patrick Sweany will be at Off Broadway on Friday, June 8.Buy it!
The Lumineers “Classy Girls” from The Lumineers (Dualtone 2012) N —From the debut album released in April.Buy it!
Regina Spektor “All the Rowboats” from What We Saw From the Cheap Seats (Sire Records 2012) N —From her first new album in 3 years, due out on May 29.Buy it!
Regina Spektor “Firewood” from What We Saw From the Cheap Seats (Sire Records 2012) N Buy it!
Bad Veins “Don't Run” from The Mess We've Made (Dangerbird www.dangerbirdrecords.com 2012) N —Originally a solo project of multi-instrumentalist Benjamin Davis, Bad Veins came together when Davis teamed up with percussionist Sebastian Schultz in 2006. From their 2nd full-length.Buy it!
Elizabeth Cook “Mama's Funeral” from Welder CD ALBUM (31 Tigers 2010) —@ the Old Rockhouse this Friday, June 1.Buy it!
Kelly Hogan “Golden” from I Like to Keep Myself in Pain (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2012) N —playing Twangfest XVI next Thursday, June 7 at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room. Also playing a show at Vintage Vinyl that same night at 6:00PM.Buy it!
Rufus Wainwright “Out Of The Game” from Out of the Game (Decca 2012) N Buy it!
Violent Femmes “Children Of The Revolution” from The Blind Leading the Naked (Rhino/Slash 1985) —A T. Rex cover ...Buy it!
Free Energy “ALL I KNOW” from Stuck on Nothing CD ALBUM (Caroline 2010) —Free Energy will be at Plush on Sunday, June 17.Buy it!
Shannon McNally “Bohemian Wedding Song” from Live @ KDHX 6-10-2010 (KDHX 2010) —Shannon McNally will be at the Old Rockhouse next Thursday, June 7.Buy it!
Josh Ritter “IDAHO” from The Animal Years (V2 North America 2006) —Josh will be at Plush on Saturday, June 21.Buy it!
Nada Surf “Paper Boats” from Let Go (Barsuk Records www.barsuk.com 2003) —Nada Surf will be at the Old Rockhouse on June 25. Waters opens.Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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