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Spinitron - KDHX: The Mixtape Tue Oct 12th 2010

The Mixtape (Music)

Tue Oct 12th 2010 3.00am–5.00am

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central

3:05am

The Postal Service “Grow Old With Me” from Instant Karma (The Complete Recordings) - The Amnesty International Campaign to Save Darfur (Warner Bros. 2009) —John Lennon's birthday was celebrated this past weekend, so here's our tribute to the man.Buy it!

3:09am

Margaret Cho “Intervention (feat. Tegan & Sara)” from Cho Dependent (Clownery 2010N  —weird musical comedy album from LGBT activist comedienneBuy it!

3:18am

Morphine “Cure for Pain” (Ryko 1993) —Mark Sandman biopic "Cure For Pain" - http://vimeo.com/7804512Buy it!

3:21am

Grace Potter And The Nocturnals “Medicine” from Grace Potter and the Nocturnals (Hollywood www.hollywoodrecords.com 2010N  —fiery album from a killer guitarist and saintly voiced young lady. totally destroyed last time they were in townBuy it!

3:25am

Deftones “This Place Is Death” from Diamond Eyes (Reprise 2010N  —epic, droney RAWK.Buy it!

3:29am

Tricky “Every Day” from Mixed Race (Domino 2010N  —is this a sample or a riff-steal from "Rock On"? who cares, it's Tricky being Tricky on this rather short album of great tunesBuy it!

3:33am

The May Day Orchestra “Death Walks Along This Road” from Ota Benga (Rankoutsider Records 2010N L —thanks Tim!Buy it!

3:36am

Lou Barlow “Only One” from Live at KDHX Volume 8 (KDHX 2010N LBuy it!

3:39am

Mindless Self Indulgence “Clarissa” from Frankenstein Girls Will Seem Strangeley Sexy (Elektra 0591 2000) —2 downer tracks? gotta counteract that with some upbeat insanity. MSI will do the trick!Buy it!

3:41am

Crumb “Shoegazer (Album Version)” from Romance Is a Slow Dance (Rhino/Warner Bros. 1996)Buy it!

3:48am

Matthew Sweet “Scooby-Doo Where Are You?” from Saturday Morning Cartoon's Greatest Hits (MCA 1995) —from a great compilation of 90s alterna bands doing cartoon theme songs. GENIUSBuy it!

3:51am

Atom And His Package “I'm Downright Amazed At What I Can Destroy With Just a Hammer” from Hamburgers EP (Hopeless Records 2006)Buy it!

3:53am

John Linnell “The Songs of the 50 States” from State Songs (Zoe www.rounder.com 1999)Buy it!

3:56am

Vinnie and the Stardusters “Houses” from Novelty Music for Casual Sex (Simple Sense Of Superiority 2004) —a weird mashup of as many songs that feature the word "House" ... it's pretty funny, as is V & The SD's albumBuy it!

3:58am

Desaparecidos “Greater Omaha” from Read Music / Speak Spanish (Saddle Creek www.saddle-creek.com 2002) —some amazing socio-political commentaryBuy it!

4:03am

Tin Machine “Video Crime” from Tin Machine (Remastered) (Virgin 2003) —if you ever wondered about the origins of my twitter name ... here you go! David Bowie's more rock-oriented side projectBuy it!

4:07am

Hey Mercedes “Quality Revenge At Last” from Loses Control (Vagrant Records 2004) —amazing post-Braid tunes, sadly they didn't get as big as they should have. still doing the occassional reunion show, so you never know...Buy it!

4:10am

NASA “Spacious Thoughts (feat. Kool Keith & Tom Waits)” from The Spirit Of Apollo (Anti 2009) —together again, for the first time, the weirdest two dudes in music... and it's GLORIOUS. the video is even more maddening, if you can find itBuy it!

4:19am

Glue “Goodbye” from Seconds Away (Shake It (hepcat) 2003) —amazing indie rapBuy it!

4:23am

Milemarker “Frigid Forms Sell You Warmth” from Frigid Forms Sell (Jade Tree 2009) —AMAZING math-rock. this is a great starting point for checking out their catalogueBuy it!

4:27am

The Get Up Kids “Alec Eiffel” from Where Is My Mind? : A Tribute To The Pixies (Glue Factory 2008) —awesome compilation of Pixies covers, also includes Promise Ring doing "Gouge Away" which rules, tooBuy it!

4:33am

The Reputation “Follow-Through Time” from To Force a Fate (Lookout! Records 2004)Buy it!

4:36am

Shonen Knife “Golden Years Of Rock N Roll” from Heavy Songs (Confidential Recordings confidentialrecordings.com)Buy it!

4:40am

Jem “24” from Finally Woken (ATO Records 2004)Buy it!

4:46am

Rilo Kiley “Paint's Peeling” from The Execution of All Things (Saddle Creek www.saddle-creek.com 2002)Buy it!

4:49am

Over the Rhine “The World Can Wait” from Films for Radio (BACK PORCH 2001)Buy it!

4:55am

Saves The Day “An Afternoon Laughing” from Ups & Downs: Early Recordings and B-Sides (Vagrant Records 2004)Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.