Rocket 88 (Music)
With Darren Snow
Tue Jan 22nd 2013 7.00am–10.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Foxygen “Shuggie” from We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic (Jagjaguwar / Hostess 2013) —Out today.Buy it!
Nazca Lines “Base64 Love” from Various Artists: LOAF Recordings Presents Domestic Pop Deux (Loaf Recordings 2011)Buy it!
Adam Ant “Dirty Beast” from Adam Ant Is the Blueblack Hussar in Marrying the Gunner's Daughter (Blueblack Hussar 2013) N —Gestating since 2009 and finally out today. Perhaps he should have worked on it a bit longer.Buy it!
Petula “Let Us Be Wonderful People” from Minotaur Miniskirt EP ((self) 2010) —Supposedly has a new album out today with this song on it; the album's got a really long title, which I forgot and I assumed I could find again online. Turns out this song came out on an EP three years ago. And there you have it.Buy it!
Nina Simone “Pirate Jenny” from The Best Of Nina Simone (Polygram 1969) —Never realized before I heard this just how much of his phrasing Mark "Stew" Stewart of the Negro Problem has borrowed from Nina!Buy it!
The Great Grandfathers “The Cards I Was Dealt” from Saint Anthony's Fire (Tate Music Group 2012) L —Playing at Off Broadway this Thursday, along with Ian FIsher & the Present (it's their CD release party) and Beth Bombara!Buy it!
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