Beth Bombara “Don't You Know” from Wish I Were You (self www.georgeportz.com 2010) N —Vinyl Release : 11/19 at Off Broadway, with Old Lights and Dropkick the RobotBuy it!
John Hardy and The Public “Nobody Like You” from A Hard Year (self-released 2010) N LBuy it!
P.S. I Love You “Little Spoon” from Meet Me At The Muster Station (Paper Bag 2010) N Buy it!
Hellogoodbye “Getting Old” from Would It Kill You? (Rocket Science 2010) N —An austere return to form for Internet-born band.Buy it!
Lazerbeak “Dream Team” from Legend Recognize Legend (Doomtree 2010) N Buy it!
Ida Maria “Bad Karma” from Katla (Mercury 2010) N —Hasn't got a date set for the U.S. release, but this album's out already overseas. And it's awesome.Buy it!
Home Video “Accomplished But Dead” from The Automatic Process (Defend 2010) N —IDM done right, just the right amounts of guitar and vocal harmoniesBuy it!
Cee-Lo “Bright Lights Bigger City” from The Lady Killer (Ekektra 2010) N —Cee-Lo! no one could escape his foul-mouthed "F**k You" ... and I doubt this album's going anywhere but upBuy it!
The Joy Formidable “I Don't Want To See You Like This” from The Big Roar (Atlantic 2011) N Buy it!
Brandon Flowers “Was It Something I Said?” from Flamingo (Island 2010) N —Killers frontman's album is a wickedly familiar ride.Buy it!
No Age “Depletion” from Everything in Between (Sub Pop 2010) N Buy it!
Ultimate Fakebook “Roll (Electric Kissing Parties, Pt. 1)” from Electric Kissing Parties (Rocket Heart rocketheartrecords.com 2010) —getting a vinyl re-release! Thanks, internet! also appearing 12/19 at The FirebirdBuy it!
The Bangles “Tear Off Your Own Head (It's a Doll Revolution)” from Doll Revolution (Liberty 2003) —Bangles doing Elvis Costello? yeah, it's like that.Buy it!
Cheeseburger “Money for the Heart” from Cheeseburger (KEMADO RECORDS www.kemado.com 2007)Buy it!
Jonathan Coulton “Re: Your Brains” from JoCo Looks Back (self www.georgeportz.com 2008) —office + zombies = comedyBuy it!
N.E.R.D. “Hot n Fun (feat. Nelly Furtado)” from Nothing (Interscope 2010) N Buy it!
Slapstick “Sick Of This Place” from Slapstick (Asian Man 1997) —this band was the family tree of other amazing bands - Alkaline Trio, Lawrence Arms, The Falcon, Duvall, Tuesday...Buy it!
Metric “Help I'm Alive (acoustic)” from Plug In Plug Out EP (Metric Music Internationa 2010) N —a rare acoustic EPBuy it!
Face to Face “Disconnected” from Shoot the Moon - The Essential Collection (Antagonist Records 2005)Buy it!
The Hellacopters “Television Addict” from Cream of the Crap! Volume 1 (Gearhead Records 2002)Buy it!
Twin Tigers “Watershed” from Curious Faces/Violet Future (self www.georgeportz.com 2008)Buy it!
Imperial Teen “Sweet Potato” from The Hair the TV the Baby and the Band (Merge 2007)Buy it!
Girls Against Boys “Push the Fader” from Freak*on*Ica (Geffen 1998)Buy it!
Johnny Foreigner “Criminals” from Grace and the Bigger Picture (Bonus Track Version) (Best Before 2009)Buy it!
LMFAO “Yes” from Party Rock (Cherry Tree 2009)Buy it!
Jawbox “FF=66” from For Your Own Special Sweetheart (DeSoto 2009) —Re-issue of their major-label debut from 1994.Buy it!
Radio 4 “Too Much To Ask For” from Enemies Like This (Astralwerks 2006)Buy it!
Dr Frank “I'm In Love With Whats-Her-Name” from Show Business Is My Life (Lookout! 1999) —Dr. Frank, previously of The Mr. T Experience, is now a Young Adult fiction author. True story. Frank Portnoy is his name and his lastest book is "Andromeda Klein"Buy it!
Koufax “Isabelle” from Hard Times Are In Fashion (Lumberjack 2005)Buy it!
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