The Mixtape (Music)
Tue Feb 8th 2011 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
Maximum Balloon “Absence of Light (feat. Tunde Adebimpe)” from Maximum Balloon (Interscope www.thehip.com 2010) N —Sitek and Adebimpe teaming up for the first time since TV On the Radio broke up. Still sounds good, man.Buy it!
The Ex “Maybe I Was The Pilot” from Catch My Shoe (Ex Records www.theex.nl 2011) N —most bands lose their minds and/or drive when they lose their lead signer. these Netherlands-based stalwarts shrug it off, find someone new and keep on slaying. well played, sirs.Buy it!
Melt-Banana “Hair-Cat (Cause The Wolf Is A Cat!)” from Perfect Hair Forever OST (Williams Street 2007) —in 2 weeks, stay tuned for our J-ROCK SPECIAL. All rock bands, all hailing from the island nation of Japan!Buy it!
Beastie Boys “I can't think straight” from Aglio E Olio (Grand Royal 1995) —from the album named after a pasta, comes the fast-and-rough punk songs that they probably thought up on tour with DFLBuy it!
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