The Dillinger Escape Plan “Variations On a Cocktail Dress” from Calculating Infinity (Relapse Records 1999)Buy it!
Blind Guardian “Wait for an Answer” from A Night At The Opera (Virgin Germany 2002)Buy it!
Liquid Tension Experiment “Acid Rain” from Liquid Tension Experiment 2 (Magna Carta 1999) —Bassist Tony Levin has one of the longest presences on the web, http://www.papabear.com/.Buy it!
Frank Zappa “Bamboozled by Love” from Tinseltown Rebellion (Barking Pumpkin 1981)Buy it!
Echolyn “The Cheese Stands Alone” from ProgFest 1994 (Musea 1995) —Quality dairy products are important.Buy it!
Our Lady Peace “Clumsy” (Columbia 1997)Buy it!
King's X “Cigarettes” from Dogman (Atlantic 1993) —Grief.Buy it!
Rush “La Villa Strangiato” from Time Machine 2011 (All Blacks U.S.A., Inc. 2011) —One of the greatest rock instrumentals ever.Buy it!
Galactic Cowboys “Young Man's Dream” from At the End of the Day (Metal Blade Records 1998)Buy it!
The Resistance Organ Trio “All Of My Love” from The Resistance Organ Trio Does Zeppelin (Outright Music 2012) N LBuy it!
Red Hot Chili Peppers “WalkAbout” from One Hot Minute (Warner Bros. 1995) —A lot of people forget that there were some good songs on this record. Sure it wasn't 'old stuff', but not as atrocious as people thought.Buy it!
Metric “Speed The Collapse” from Synthetica (Mom+Pop 2012) N —Tuesday night at the PageantBuy it!
The Raveonettes “Do You Believe Her” from Whip It On (Columbia 2002) —Tonight at the Firebird!Buy it!
The Raveonettes “Young and Cold” from Observator (Vice Records 2012) N Buy it!
Grizzly Bear “What's Wrong?” from Shields (Warp Records 2012) N Buy it!
Wilco “Everlasting Everything” from Wilco (The Album) (Nonesuch 2009) —A friend suggested I check out this album, which I hadn't really done, and he was right, some good tracks up in here.Buy it!
Ben Folds Five “Thank You For Breaking My Heart” from The Sound of the Life of the Mind (Legacy Recordings 2012) N —Liking the record so far.Buy it!
The Beatles “You Know My Name (Look Up The Number)” from Past Masters Vol 1&2 (Apple 2009) R —A request from a couple of weeks ago.Buy it!
Moon Taxi “Mercury” from Cabaret (12th South Records 2011) —Some cool drums in this song. Not super fancy or technical, solid.Buy it!
Phish “Happy” from Festval 8, 10-31-2009, Indio, CA (phishlive.com 2009)Buy it!
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