Booka And The Flaming Geckos “Western Amulet” from The Not So Meaningful Songs In The Life Of Jeremy Fink (Loudhouse 2011) N —background music for the first half of the showBuy it!
Karl Blau “Dance Of The Fish” from The Coconutcracker Suite (Kelp Lunacy Advanced Plagiarism Society) —Tchaikovsky dubBuy it!
Mike Doughty “Holiday (featuring Rosanne Cash)” from Yes And Also Yes (Snack Bar / Megaforce 2011) N Buy it!
Ume “Dancing Blind” from Phantoms (Modern Outsider 2011) N Buy it!
Middle Class Fashion “Lightning Bugs” from Girl Talk (Blip Blap! 2012) N L —playing at CBGB on New Year's Eve with The Union ElectricBuy it!
Haley Bonar “Silver Zephyrs” from Golder (self-released 2011) N Buy it!
Lydia Loveless “Jesus Was A Wino” from Indestructible Machine (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011) N —more holiday music anyone?Buy it!
The Ex “Cold Weather” from Catch My Shoe (Ex Records www.theex.nl 2011)Buy it!
The Handsome Family “Tin Foil” from Milk And Scissors (Carrot Top 1996) —playing at the Saint Louis Art Museum on February 24Buy it!
Madness “The Liberty Of Norton Folgate” (Yep Roc 2009)Buy it!
Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band “Fallin' Ditch” from Trout Mask Replica (Reprise 1970)Buy it!
Old Time Relijun “The Circular Ruins” from Catharsis In Crisis (K 2007) —lyrics based on a story by Jorge Luis BorgesBuy it!
Ibrahim Ferrer “Ay, Candela” (Escondida 2005) —recorded and originally released in Cuba in 1970Buy it!
Calexico “Rose Parade” from Live At KDHX (KDHX kdhx.org 2004) —covering Elliott Smith, recorded live on Mystery Train, September 15, 2004Buy it!
Booka And The Flaming Geckos “Sowetto Alley” from The Not So Meaningful Songs In The Life Of Jeremy Fink (Loudhouse 2011) N —background music for the second half of today's showBuy it!
The Retros “Looking Out For Me” from Inner City Rockers (BDR 2011) N L —recorded at Webster University, 1979Buy it!
Mr. Gnome “Spain” from Heave Yer Skeleton (El Marko 2009)Buy it!
Middle Class Fashion “Jamie” from Girl Talk (Blip Blap! 2012) N L —playing a CD release show at Foam on Saturday, January 14 with Scarlet TanagerBuy it!
The Campfire Club “The Comfort Of Contortionists” from Tin Can Telephone (self-released 2011) N LBuy it!
Palace Songs “Christmastime In The Mountains” from Hope (Drag City 1994) —aka Bonnie Prince Billy, aka Will OldhamBuy it!
Joe Eisenbraun “Missouri” from Big Guns (self-released 2012) N LBuy it!
Mark Knopfler “The Ragpicker's Dream” (Warner Bros. 2002)Buy it!
Nigel Kennedy and Kroke “Lullaby For Kamila” from East Meets East (EMI 2003)Buy it!
Mbongue Diboue et son ensemble “Tu Nja Tengene Elie” from Opika Pende (Dust-to-Digital 2011) N —early 1950s music from CameroonBuy it!
Ustad Mahwash “E Zema Porsan La Racha” from Radio Kaboul (Accords Croises 2003) —music from AfghanistanBuy it!
David Lowery “I Sold The Arabs The Moon” from The Palace Guards (429 2011) N —both of David Lowery's bands, Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven, will be playing at the Pageant on Friday, January 6Buy it!
Frank Sinatra “From Both Sides, Now” from Cycles (Reprise 1968) —covering Joni MitchellBuy it!
Tom Waits “New Year's Eve” from Bad As Me (Anti- 2011) N R Buy it!
Keren Ann “Roses And Hips” from Nolita (Blue Note / EMI 2005)Buy it!
Yamantaka // Sonic Titan “Oak Of Guernica” from YT//ST (Psychic Handshake 2011) N Buy it!
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