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Rocket 88 (Music)
With Darren Snow
Tue May 31st 2011 7.00am–10.00am
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Time zone: central
Bright Eyes “I Woke Up With This Song In My Head This Morning” from Lua - EP (Saddle Creek 2004) —Playing the Pageant on Monday.
Hussle Club “Quaranteenagers” from VA: Sounds of NYC (Trouble & Bass 2011) N —Coming out at the end of June.
Darwin Deez “Bad Day” from Darwin Deez (Lucky Number Music 2011)
Tune-Yards “Bizness” from w h o k i l l (4AD 2011) N
Beth Ditto “Do You Need Someone” from Beth Ditto - EP (Deconstruction 2011) N
Heaven 17 “Let Me Go” from The Luxury Gap (Virgin UK 1983)
Maria Taylor “A Chance” from Lady Luck (Nettwerk Records 2009) —Playing the Old Rock House tonight.
Bruce Springsteen “Girls In Their Summer Clothes” from Magic (Columbia 2007)
The Modern Lovers “Someone I Care About” from The Modern Lovers (Rhino 1976)
Yuck “Sunday” from Yuck (Fat Possum www.fatpossum.com 2011)
Thurston Moore “Benediction” from Demolished Thoughts (Matador 2011) N
Run-DMC “It's Tricky” from Raising Hell (Profile 1986) —Darryl McDaniel is 47 today.
Beck “Mixed Bizness” from Midnite Vultures (DGC 1999)
Motopony “I Am My Body” from Motopony (Motophonic) N
Richard Buckner “TRAITOR” from Our Blood (Merge 2011) N
Texas Tornados “(Hey Baby) Que Paso” from Texas Tornados (Warner Bros./Nashville 1990) —Augie Meyers: b. 5/31/1940
Prefab Sprout “Cruel” from A Life of Surprises - The Best of Prefab Sprout (Epic 1984) —Wendy Smith, la-la technician, is 48 today.
Bill Michalski “Convenience Store” from A Small Universe ((self) 2011) N L
The Hold Steady “Our Whole Lives” from Heaven Is Whenever CD Album (Vagrant www.vagrant.com 2010)
Ben Folds and Nick Hornby “From Above” from Lonely Avenue (Nonesuch www.nonesuch.com 2010)
Beady Eye “Kill For A Dream” from Different Gear, Still Speeding (Dangerbird www.dangerbirdrecords.com 2011) N
The Blind Eyes “With A Bang” (self-released 2011) N L
Led Zeppelin “Good Times Bad Times” from Led Zeppelin CD Album (Atlantic 1969) —John Bonham: b. 5/31/1948.
Chuck Berry “Too Much Monkey Business” from Chuck Berry: The Chess Box (Box Set) (Chess MCA 1989) —Chuck opened Berry Park in Wentzville 50 years ago today.
Danger Mouse and Daniele Luppi “The Rose with the Broken Neck” from Rome (EMI 2011) N —featuring Jack White
Tristen “Baby Drugs” from Charlatans At the Garden Gate (American Myth 2010) N
The Beatles “I'm Looking Through You” from Rubber Soul (EMI Records 1965)
Anni Rossi “Are You That Somebody” from (bonus download) (RCRD LBL 2011) N
Matt Pond PA “Human Beings” from Spring Fools - EP (MRI 2011) N
The Reivers “Lazy Afternoon” from End of the Day (Captil Records 1989)
Mike Bloom “Til It's Over” from King of Circles (Little Record Company 2011) N —Out next Tuesday.
Charlie Parker “My Little Suede Shoes” from Compact Jazz (Verve 1989) —Ornithologist Clint Eastwood is 81 today.
Paul Simon “Late In The Evening” from One Trick Pony (Warner Brothers 1980)
Toro Y Moi “Still Sound” from Underneath the Pine (Carpark 2011) N
Architecture In Helsinki “YR Go To” from Moment Bends (V2 2011) N
Stevie Wonder “As” from Songs In The Key Of Life CD Album (Universal/Motown 1976)
TV on The Radio “Second Song” from Nine Types of Light (Interscope 2011) N
The Rosebuds “Woods” from Loud Planes Fly Low (Merge 2011) N
Okkervil River “Your Past Life As a Blast” from I Am Very Far (Jajaguwar 2011) N
Those Dancing Days “Reaching Forward” from Daydreams and Nightmares (Wichita 2011) N
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