Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Jan 4th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
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Jonny “Wich Is Wich”
from Jonny (Merge 2011) N —#38 - Jonny is a band featuring Norman Blake from Teenage Fanclub and guitarist Euros Childs. From their debut.
The Feelies “Should Be Gone”
from Here Before (Bar/None 2011) N —#37 - The Hoboken, NJ band The Feelies release their first album in 20 years and it's like they never left.
Joe Henry “Odetta”
from Reverie (Anti- 2011) N —#33 - Not only a great producer but Joe Henry puts out great albums as well.
Joseph Arthur “Love Never Asks You to Lie”
from The Graduation Ceremony (self 2011) N —#32 - Akron, Ohio native Joseph Arthur put out his first album in 1997 - and released a great album this year.
I'm from Barcelona “Always Spring”
from Forever Today (Mute 2011) N —#30 - From the 3rd full length of this collective (featured 22 members on this release) from Sweden.
Real Estate “It's Real”
from Days (Domino 2011) N —#28 - From this band's 2nd album of sweet, indie pop.
Ryan Adams “Save Me”
from Ashes & Fire (CAPITOL 2011) N —#26 - From the great new album from the prolific Ryan Adams. Ryan will be at the Peabody Opera House on January 31.
Jill Andrews “A Little Less”
from The Mirror (Liam 2011) N —#25 - I'm an unapologetic Jill Andrews fan since her time in the everybodyfields. This is her first full-length album.
from Yuck (Fat Possum 2011) N —#24 - This group of teenagers (when this was recorded) from London have been all abuzz coming in as Magnet's #1 album of the year. They play with a 90's indie rock sound. Dinosaur, Jr. fans rejoice!
Title Tracks “No Air”
from In Blank (Ernest Jenning Record Co. 2011) N —#22 - John Davis, formerly of the Washington DC band Georgie James, formed this band that put out its 2nd album in 2011 full of crunchy, pop/rock songs.
Buffalo Tom “HERE I COME”
from Skins Single (Scrawny 2011) N —#21 - I've been a fan since the mid '90's and they rarely disappoint.
My Morning Jacket “FIRST LIGHT”
from Circuital (ATO www.atorecords.com 2011) N —#16 - My Morning Jacket released another great album this year and their show at the Pageant was probably my show of the year. If you haven't seen them and have the chance in the future, don't miss their live show.
Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside “Write Me A Letter”
from Dirty Radio (Partisan 2011) N —#15 - Formed in Portland, OR in 2008 (Sallie is from NC), and combining R&B, country, jazz and rock into a great mix. They put out their debut album in 2011.
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