Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Feb 29th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
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Time zone: central
Big Star “O My Soul” from Keep an Eye On the Sky CD ALBUM (Rhino 2009)Buy it!
Brendan Benson “I'M Easy” from Lapalco (UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2002)Buy it!
Ben Kweller “I Miss You” from Go Fly a Kite (The Noise Co. 2012) N —Ben Kweller will be at Off Broadway on Friday, March 30.Buy it!
Jonathan Wilson “Can We Really Party Today?” from Gentle Spirit (Bella Union www.bellaunion.com 2011) N —Born and raised in North Carolina, this is from his 2nd album released last year on British label Bella Union.Buy it!
Blitzen Trapper “War is Placebo” from 7" Record Store Day Release (Sub Pop 2009)Buy it!
Coconut Records “Wires” from Davy (Young Baby Records 2009)Buy it!
R.E.M. “Catapult” from Murmur (I.R.S. 1983)Buy it!
The Byrds “Have You Seen Her Face” from 20 Essential Tracks from the Box Set: 1965-1990 (Sony Jazz 1992)Buy it!
The Swimmers “SHELTER” from People Are Soft (Mad Dragon Records 2009)Buy it!
Real Estate “EASY” from Days (Domino 2011) N —Real Estate will be at Plush on Sunday, April 29.Buy it!
Kithkin “Ampersand” from Takers & Leavers (EmuBands 2012) N —Kithkin is Ian McCutcheon, Kelton Sears, Alexander Barr and Bob Martin and this is from their debut EP.Buy it!
Vampire Weekend “HOLIDAY” from Contra CD ALBUM (XL 2010)Buy it!
Talking Heads “The Big Country” from More Songs About Buildings and Food (Remastered) (Rhino/Warner Bros. 1978)Buy it!
The Jealous Sound “A Gentle Reminder” (subjective 2012) N —This LA band formed in 2000 and have just released their 2nd full length, a full 9 years after their debut.Buy it!
The Jealous Sound “Waiting for Your Arrival” from A Gentle Reminder (subjective 2012) N Buy it!
Howler “AMERICA” from America Give Up (Rough Trade 2011) N —From the debut album of this Minneapolis band. They'll be in town at the Old Rockhouse next Friday, March 9.Buy it!
Van Morrison “If I Ever Needed Someone” from His Band and the Street Choir (CAPITOL 1970)Buy it!
Jay Farrar, Will Johnson, Anders Parker & Yim Yames “FLY HIGH” from New Multitudes (Rounder 2012) N —A 12 track album of Woody Guthrie lyrics converted into songs. An Anders Parker song ... his 3 songs are the highlights of the album for me and this may be my favorite.Buy it!
Guy Clark “Magnolia Wind (live)” from Songs and Stories (Dualtone 2011) —Guy will be at the Old Rockhouse on February 29 and will be playing a show with Verlon Thompson in Perryville, MO on Sunday, March 4.Buy it!
Blind Pilot “One Red Thread” from 3 Rounds And A Sound (Expunged 2008) —BP will be at Plush this Friday, March 2.Buy it!
The Head and the Heart “Ever Since” from iTunes Session (Sub Pop Records 2011) N —@ the Pageant on March 25.Buy it!
Neko Case “Lion's Jaws” from Fox Confessor Brings the Flood (Anti- 2006)Buy it!
Elliott Brood “Northern Air” from Days Into Years (Elliott BROOD 2011) N —Elliott Brood will be at the Old Rockhouse next Wednesday, March 7.Buy it!
The David Mayfield Parade “Breath Of Love” from The David Mayfield Parade (9th Grade Records 2011) N —The David Mayfield Parade will be at the Heavy Anchor tomorrow night, March 1.Buy it!
Nada Surf “Let The Fight Do The Fighting” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012) N Buy it!
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