Elvis Costello & the Imposters “The Delivery Man” (Lost Highway Records 2004)Buy it!
Elvis Costello “Episode of Blonde” from When I Was Cruel CD ALBUM (Island 2002)Buy it!
The Angels “My Boyfriend's Back” (smash 1963) —happy birthday, barbara allbertBuy it!
The Ventures “Two Thousand Pound Bee” from Walk Don't Run: The Best of the Ventures (EMI 1990) —happy birthday, mel taylor.Buy it!
Dick Dale “Miserlou” from Surf Box (Rhino 2002)Buy it!
Aqualung “Hummingbird” from Magnetic North (Verve Forecast 2010)Buy it!
Sufjan Stevens “John Wayne Gacy, Jr.” from Come On Feel the Illinoise (Asthmatic Kitty www.asthmatickitty.com 2005) —for holly, who is jealous of my sad clown doll.Buy it!
Ray Charles “Baby Let Me Hold Your Hand” from Mess Around SINGLE (Proper Records 2004) —happy birthday!Buy it!
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles “Mickey's Monkey” from Smokey Robinson & The Miracles: The Definitive Collection (Motown 2008)Buy it!
Barcelona “Falling Out of Trees” from Absolutes (NBD 2007)Buy it!
Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan “Get Behind Me” from Hawk (Vanguard 2010) N Buy it!
David Bowie “Stay” from Station To Station (RCA Records 1976) N Buy it!
Gayngs “The Beatdown” from Relayted (Jagjaguwar 2010) N Buy it!
Gerry & The Pacemakers “How Do You Do It” from Greatest Hits (Purple Pyramid 2008) —happy birthday, gerry marsdenBuy it!
The Merseybeats “I Think of You” from All Time Greatest Hits (Purple Pyramid 2008) —happy birthday, john banks.Buy it!
Owen Pallett “A Man With No Ankles” from A Swedish Love Story (Domino 2010) N —album out 10/5/10Buy it!
The Go-Betweens “Cattle and Cane” from Bellavista Terrace: The Best of the Go-Betweens (Beggars Banquet 2008) R Buy it!
Lloyd Cole “Oh Genevieve” from Broken Record (Tapete (UK) 2010) N —album out 9/28/10Buy it!
Julie London “Cry Me a River” from Julie Is Her Name, Vols. 1 & 2 (CAPITOL 1992) —happy birthday, ms. london.Buy it!
Julie London “Blue Moon” from Julie Is Her Name, Vols. 1 & 2 (CAPITOL 1992)Buy it!
Doris Day “Pillow Talk” from Golden Girl (The Columbia Recordings 1944-1966) (Sony 1999)Buy it!
Ann-Margret “13 Men” from Let Me Entertain You (RCA 1996) —did you see her at the oscars? she looked, as always, absolutely fantastic.Buy it!
Thompson Twins “Lies” from Here's To Future Days (Arista) —happy birthday, alannah currieBuy it!
The Psychedelic Furs “The Ghost In You” from Mirror Moves (Columbia 1984)Buy it!
New Model Army “No Rest” from History - the Best of New Model Army (CAROLINE WORLD SERVICE CATALOG 2003) —happy birthday, nelson.Buy it!
The Smiths “Hand In Glove” from Hatful Of Hollow (Rough Trade) —happy birthday, carol scanlon!Buy it!
Mumford & Sons “Little Lion Man (Radio Edit)” from Sigh No More (Glassnote 2009)Buy it!
Interpol “Lights” from Interpol (Matador 2010) N Buy it!
The Acorn “On the Line” from No Ghost CD ALBUM (Bella Union 2010)Buy it!
Was (Not Was) “What Up, Dog?” (Chrysalis 1988) —happy birthday, sweet pea atkinson.Buy it!
The Verve “She's a Superstar” from This Is Music: The Singles, 92-98 (Virgin 2004) —happy birthday peter salisbury.Buy it!
Pilot “Magic” from Anthology (Unknown 2007) —happy birthday, stuart tosh.Buy it!
Love “Seven & Seven Is” from Da Capo (Elektra 1966) —happy birthday, bryan macleanBuy it!
The Kinks “Big Sky (mono)” from The Kinks Are The Village Green Presevation Society CD ALBUM (Sanctuary Records 2004)Buy it!
Big Star “September Gurls” from Radio City (Ardent 1974) —Friday 9/24 at Off Broadway: September Gurls and Boys: A Tribute to Alex Chilton and Big StarBuy it!
Joan Jett And The Blackhearts “Light of Day” from Fit to Be Tied - Great Hits by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts (Blackheart Records 2001) —happy birthday to joan jett and songwriter bruce springsteen!Buy it!
Bruce Springsteen “Adam Raised a Cain” from Darkness On the Edge of Town (Columbia 1978) —happy birthday, brooooooooce!Buy it!
The Kills “Pale Blue Eyes” from Levi's Pioneer Sessions (Levi's Revival Recordings 2010) N Buy it!
Dirty Projectors “I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine” from Levi's Pioneer Sessions 2010 Revival Recordings (www.levispioneersessions.com 2010) N —dp covers bob dylan. not the most expected pairing, but it works.Buy it!
Hot Hot Heat “21@12” from Future Breeds (Dangerbird www.dangerbirdrecords.com 2010) N Buy it!
Of Montreal “Coquet Coquette” from False Priest (Polyvinyl) N Buy it!
Blackmarket “dot to Dot” from St. Vincent Decor (Militia Group 2010) N Buy it!
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