Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin “My Terrible Personality” from Let It Sway MP3/FILE ALBUM (Polyvinyl 2010) N —just played last night @the firebird! how was the show?Buy it!
Jaill “Everyone's Hip” from That's How We Burn (Sub Pop 2010) N —heard these guys from a friend out in SeattleBuy it!
Les Savy Fav “Lips N' Stuff” from Root for Ruin (Frenchkiss 2010) N —we <3 Les Savy Fav here on the program, so this is a welcome surprise in our showBuy it!
The Intelligence “Sailor Itch” from Males (In The Red 2010) N —furious indie rockBuy it!
Mates of State “Son Et Lumiere” from Crushes : The Covers Mixtape (self 2010) N —AWESOME cover of a Mars Volta tune.Buy it!
Eels “Baby Loves Me” from Tomorrow Morning (E Works Records 2010) N —the return of Mr. E's more tuneful, less depressing side.Buy it!
The Thermals “Not Like Any Other Feeling” from Personal Life (Kill Rock Stars 2010) N —Hutch & company deliver another slab of back-to-basics rock n roll. hear the rest of the album here > http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=129160965Buy it!
Girls In The Eighties “Roll With the Punches” from Faceless Sonic Boom (self-released 2010) N —visit the URL above to get the 2 free downloads for this band, including the entire Faceless Sonic Boom album.Buy it!
Colour Revolt “Heartbeat” from The Cradle (Dualtone 2010) N Buy it!
Elsinore “Chemicals” from Yes Yes Yes (Parasol Records 2010) N L —genius new release from perennial STL favoritesBuy it!
Super Bowl Rocket Ship “Fire At The Funeral” from EP (self-released 2010) N —killer instrumental track from these noisy Nashville rockersBuy it!
Arcade Fire “Ready to Start” from The Suburbs (Merge) N —long-awaited Arcade Fire album does not disappoint, though they might owe William Gibson some money for using "The Sprawl"Buy it!
Gentleman Auction House “Off Like a Parade Through the Leaves” from The Rules Were Handed Down - EP (Emergency Umbrella 2006) L —cut from last week's show. sorry, guys. they killed at LouFest, so i hear.Buy it!
Glass Teeth “Truth In Advertising” from Glass Teeth EP (self-released 2008) LBuy it!
Glass Waves “The Plague” from One Day We'll All Just Float Away (self-released 2009) LBuy it!
The Gozerians “Local Show Routine” from Squatter (self 2010)Buy it!
Syna So Pro “Idiocracy” from Make Two People Happy (self-released 2009) LBuy it!
The Rats And People “Bodies In Boxes” from The City Of Passerby (self-released 2005) L —these guys are playing with Theodore for Under Cover Weekend, covering Van Dyke Parks' catalogue on 9/17!Buy it!
Tone Rodent “Ante Meridiem” from Tone Rodent (Ungabunga 2006) LBuy it!
The Streets on Fire “Chadwick Shut Up!” from This Is Fancy (Currency Exchange 2010) N Buy it!
Everybody Was In The French Resistance... Now! “Billie's Genes” from Fixin' The Charts, Volume One (Cooking Vinyl 2010) N —a twist on "Billie Jean" from the kid's perspective. genius.Buy it!
Johnny Foreigner “Yr All Just Jealous” from Waited Up 'Til It Was Light (Nettwerk 2008) —they're currently planning what they call their "AMERICA AMERICA FOREVER" tour. Here's hoping we can convince them to come to the STL!Buy it!
Hockey “3am Spanish” from Mind Chaos (CAPITOL 2009)Buy it!
Amanda Palmer “Idioteque” from Amanda Palmer Performs The Popular Hits Of Radiohead On Her Magical Ukulele (Self Release 2010) N —for DougBuy it!
The Early November “Decoration” from The Mother, the Mechanic, and the Path (Drive Thru Records 2008) —a wickedly smart emo-prog double-album. highly recommendedBuy it!
The Extra Glenns “Baltimore” from Martial Arts Weekend (Absolutely Kosher 2002) —Mountain Goats frontman John Darnelle's side project turned bandBuy it!
Knit Delicate “Better Left Unsaid” from Fulton Hill (self 2010) N Buy it!
The Sword “The Chronomancer I : Hubris” from Warp Riders (Kemado 2010) N —epic. guitar. music. holy crap, i'm in love.Buy it!
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