Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Jul 20th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
N=music new at the station.
L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
Stevie Wonder “Living For The City” from Innervisions (Motown 1973) —Higher Ground, a KDHX Benefit featuring local artists covering Stevie Wonder, will be at Off Broadway on Friday, September 30.Buy it!
Bob Schneider “Metal And Steel” from Lonelyland (Universal (MT) 2000)Buy it!
Ron Sexsmith “Heavenly” from Long Player Late Bloomer (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com/ 2011) N Buy it!
Anna Calvi “Suzanne and I” from Anna Calvi (Domino 2011) N —London-born Anna Calvi has been called "the best thing since Patti Smith" by Brian Eno.Buy it!
Jolie Holland & The Grand Chandeliers “Wreckage” from Pint of Blood (Anti- 2011) N Buy it!
Sarah Jaffe “STAY WITH ME” from Suburban Nature ((RED) Kirtland Records 2010)Buy it!
Alela Diane “Suzanne” from Alela Diane & Wild Divine (Rough Trade 2011) N —Alela Diane put on a great show opening for Fleet Foxes last night. Too bad the talkers made it difficult to hear her quieter songs.Buy it!
Snowglobe “LOVE” from Little More Lived In (Makeshift 2010)Buy it!
The Belle Brigade “Sweet Louise” from The Belle Brigade (Reprise 2011) N —Led by siblings Barbara and Ethan Gruska, grandchildren of legendary Hollywood composer John Williams.Buy it!
Jailbox “Clone Me” from One For Each Of Us (self 2010) L —Jailbox will be at the Gramophone next Thursday, July 28 with One Lone Car and My Molly.Buy it!
The Lonely Forest “Be Everything” from Arrows (ILG/Trans Records 2011) N Buy it!
David Wax Museum “That's Not True” from Everything Is Saved (self-released 2010) N —A great new band from Boston ... check them out.Buy it!
Maggie Bjorklund “Intertwined” from Coming Home (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) —From her great new album ... this features the vocals of Mark Lanegan.Buy it!
Neil Young “HARVEST MOON” from Greatest Hits (Reprise 2004) R Buy it!
Okkervil River “RIDER” from I Am Very Far (Jajaguwar 2011) N —In celebration of the concert announcement that Okkervil River will be at the Pageant on September 20, here's a couple of tracks from one of the best Austin bands around.Buy it!
Okkervil River “John Allyn Smith Sails” from The Stage Names (Jagjaguwar www.jagjaguwar.com 2007)Buy it!
Sleepy Kitty “Gimme a Chantz!” from What I Learned This Summer (self 2010) N L —Opening for Deerhoof at the Luminary Center for the Arts on September 26.Buy it!
Jump Starts “Come Home, Come Home” from Ready, Set, Go... (Bellevue Box 2011) N LBuy it!
William Elliott Whitmore “Everything Gets Gone” from Field Songs (Anti- 2011) N —William Elliott Whitmore will be at Off Broadway next Thursday, July 28.Buy it!
Five Eight “Sad Eyes” from Your God Is Dead To Me Now (Iron Horse 2011) N Buy it!
Smoking Popes “Need You Around” from Clueless (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Mixed Repertoire 1995) —Smoking Popes will be at the Firebird next Wednesday, July 27.Buy it!
Free Energy “Wild Winds” from Stuck on Nothing CD ALBUM (Caroline 2010) —Free Energy will be at the Firebird tonight!!Buy it!
The Hold Steady “Most People Are DJs” from Almost Killed Me (French Kiss Records 2004) —The Hold Steady will be at Saturday's Loufest on August 27.Buy it!
Fleet Foxes “Icicle Tusk” from Sun Giant EP (Sub Pop 2008)Buy it!
R.E.M. “Swan Swan H” from Life's Rich Pageant (25th Anniversary Edition) (I.R.S. 2011) N —Originally released in 1986.Buy it!
Jon Hardy and The Public “I WILL” from Live At KDHX Volume 7 CD COMP (KDHX kdhx.org 2009) L —They'll be at LouFest.Buy it!
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