Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Mar 30th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
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Steve Goodman “Dying Cubs Fan's Last Request” from No Big Surprise: the Steve Goodman Anthology (Red Pajama Records 1994)Buy it!
Over the Rhine “Infamous Love Song” from The Long Surrender (GSD 2011) N Buy it!
Phosphorescent “It's Hard to Be Humble (When You're from Alabama)” from Here's to Taking it Easy (Dead Oceans 2010)Buy it!
Ha Ha Tonka “Made Example Of” from Death of a Decade (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011) N —Ha Ha Tonka will be in town at Off Broadway on Friday, April 22.Buy it!
Beth Bombara “RAINBOW” from Wish I Were You (self 2010) —Beth will be playing with Oil Boom and the Dive Poets at Off Broadway on Friday, April 8.Buy it!
Brooke Fraser “Betty” from Flags (Level Two Music killrockstars.com 2010)Buy it!
The Band “Up On Cripple Creek (Live)” from The Last Waltz (Warner Bros 1978)Buy it!
Mark Olson “Salvation Blues” from The Salvation Blues (HackTone Records, LLC 2007)Buy it!
The Damnwells “No One Listens to the Band Anymore” (Poor Man 2011) —The Damnwells will be at Off Broadway on Thursday, April 14.Buy it!
Obits “You Gotta Lose” from Moody, Standard and Poor (Sub Pop 2011) N Buy it!
...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead “Pure Radio Cosplay” from Tao of the Dead (Superball Music 2011) N Buy it!
Ted Leo and the Pharmacists “The Sons of Cain” from Living With the Living (Touch and Go Records 2007) —Ted Leo will be flying solo at Off Broadway on Sunday, May 8.Buy it!
Maggie Bjorklund “Summer Romance” from Coming Home (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) N —Both songs feature Rachel Flotard (Visqueen) on vocals.Buy it!
Maggie Bjorklund “The Anchor Song” from Coming Home (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) N Buy it!
Preservation Hall Jazz Band & Del McCoury “AFTER YOU'VE GONE” from Preservation: An Album to Benefit Preservation Hall & the Preservation Hall Music Outreach Program (Preservation Hall Records 2010) —The Preservation Hall Jazz Band along with the Del McCoury Band will be at the Family Arena on Wednesday, April 13.Buy it!
Keren Ann “My Name Is Trouble” from 101 (Blue Note 2011) N R Buy it!
The Cave Singers “Black Leaf” from No Witch (Jagjaguwar 2011) N —The Cave Singers will be at the Old Rockhouse on Monday, April 11.Buy it!
The New Pornographers “My Shepherd” from Together CD ALBUM (Matador 2010) —The NPs will be in Columbia, MO at the Blue Note on Friday, April 29.Buy it!
The Baseball Project “Don't Call Them Twinkies (feat. Craig Finn)” from Volume 2: High and Inside (Yep Roc 2011) N —Killing two birds with one stone ... yay baseball season! and Craig Finn and his band The Hold Steady will be playing the 2nd annual LouFest on August 28 & August 29. Check loufest.com for the lineup.Buy it!
The Hold Steady “Your Little Hoodrat Friend” from Separation Sunday (Frenchkiss 2005) —As mentioned, the Hold Steady will be at this year's Loufest.Buy it!
Pretty Little Empire “Dakotas” from Reasons and Rooms (Bellevue Box 2010) L —Pretty Little Empire will be at the Firebird on Monday, April 4.Buy it!
Smith Westerns “WEEKEND” from Dye It Blonde (Fat Possum Records 2011) N Buy it!
Blind Pilot “Go On, Say It ” from 3 Rounds & A Sound (ATO Records/ATO P&D's 2008)Buy it!
Okkervil River “Starry Stairs” from The Stand Ins CD ALBUM (Jagjaguwar 2008)Buy it!
The Small Ponds “LONELINESS” from Caitlin Cary & Matt Douglas Are The Small Ponds (Last Chance 2011)Buy it!
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