Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Feb 1st 2012 5.00am–7.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Sleepy Kitty “Gimme a Chantz!” from Infinity City (Euclid Records www.euclidrecords.com/ 2011) L —Sleepy Kitty will be playing along with Blind Eyes, Bo & the Locomotive and Mutts at the Firebird's 3 year anniversary party this Saturday night.Buy it!
Scarlet Tanager “Flags in the Parade” from Scarlet Tanager (self released 2011) L —Another local band ... you can check them out at The Heavy Anchor on February 11 and at Off Broadway on March 3.Buy it!
Heartless Bastards “Parted Ways” from Arrow (Partisan Records LLC/MapleMusic Recordings 2012) N —Artist of the Week is this Cincinnati band who have their 4th album coming out on Feb 14. They'll also be at the Firebird on Wed, Feb 8.Buy it!
Of Monsters and Men “Little Talks” from Into the Woods EP (Republic 2011) N —Of Monsters and Men have been hailed as "The Next Arcade Fire" by Rolling Stone after winning a new band contest in Iceland. They have released only a 4 song EP at this point. It's really good. I'd liken them more to the Head and the Heart though.Buy it!
The Hot Rats “(You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!)” from Turn Ons (Fat Possum www.fatpossum.com 2010) —Gaz Coombes and Danny Goffey of Supergrass take a break from the band to make this fun covers album.Buy it!
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