Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Feb 6th 2013 5.00am–7.00am
N=music new at the station.
L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
Bob Dylan “Absolutely Sweet Marie” from Blonde on Blonde (Columbia 1966)Buy it!
Foxygen “No Destruction” from We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic (Jagjaguwar / Hostess 2013) N —Sam France and Jonathan Rado formed Foxygen. This is from their 2nd album released in January.Buy it!
The Kinks “The Village Green Preservation Society” from The Kinks Are The Village Green Presevation Society CD ALBUM (Sanctuary Records 2004)Buy it!
Dear Creek “Blues Janks” from Puritans and Pioneers (Dear Creek 2012)Buy it!
Milagres “HERE to Stay” from Glowing Mouth (Kill Rock Stars www.killrockstars.com 2011) —From this Brooklyn band's second album. The songs were written while frontman Kyle Wilson was convalescing from a severe back injury.Buy it!
Bodies of Water “Gold, Tan, Peach and Grey” from A Certain Feeling (Secretly Canadian 2008)Buy it!
Arcade Fire “Suburban War” from The Suburbs (Deluxe Edition) (Mercury Records Limited 2011)Buy it!
Turnpike Troubadours “Empty As a Drum” from Goodbye Normal Street (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2012) —@ Off Broadway on Wednesday, February 20.Buy it!
Tift Merritt “Drifted Apart” from Traveling Alone (Yep Roc 2012) —Tift will be at Off Broadway Saturday, February 9 along with David Wax Museum. She's duetting with Andrew Bird on this track.Buy it!
Carrie Rodriguez “BROOKLYN” from Give Me All You Got (Ninth Street Opus 2013) N —@ the Old Rockhouse Wednesday, February 13.Buy it!
Peter Bruntnell “Ghost Dog” from Black Mountain U.F.O. (Manhaton Records 2011)Buy it!
Margot and the Nuclear So And So's “Fingertips” from Rot Gut, Domestic (Mariel 2012)Buy it!
Cloud Nothings “Stay Useless” from Attack on Memory (Carpark 2012) N —One of my missed albums from last year ... if you're a rock fan, definitely check this one out.Buy it!
The Thermals “Here's Your Future” from The Body, the Blood, the Machine (Sub Pop 2006) —The Thermals have a new album coming out. It's called Desperate Ground and it will be released on April 26 on Saddle Creek Records.Buy it!
Sonic Youth “Hot Wire My Heart” from Sister (SST 1987)Buy it!
Parquet Courts “Borrowed Time” from Light Up Gold (Dull Tools 2013) N —Not having formed until 2011, Parquet Courts are centered around songwriter Andrew Savage (Fergus & Geronimo) and self-described as Americana Punk. As a fan of Uncle Tupelo, that certainly got my attention.Buy it!
Parquet Courts “Stoned and Starving” from Light Up Gold (Dull Tools 2013) N Buy it!
The Strokes “Modern Age” from Is This It? (RCA 2001)Buy it!
Water Liars “REST” from Phantom Limb (Misra 2012) L —@ Off Broadway tomorrow night, Thursday, March 7.Buy it!
The Shins “Young Pilgrims” from Chutes Too Narrow (Sub Pop 2003)Buy it!
Oil Boom “A Pallet” from Gold Yeller - EP (Oil Boom 2012) —Oil Boom along with locals Bruiser Queen will be playing Garagefest at the Heavy Anchor on Friday, February 22.Buy it!
Bruiser Queen “You Are My Only” from Swears (self-released 2012) LBuy it!
Nick Heyward “Can't Explain” from Tangled (Sony Music UK 1995)Buy it!
The Grapes Of Wrath “Backward Town” from SINGLES (EMI Canada 2012) —From the newly released compilation of this great jangly band from British Columbia.Buy it!
Teenage Fanclub “Mellow Doubt” from Grand Prix (Geffen 1995)Buy it!
Big Star “THIRTEEN” from #1 Record / Radio City (Ardent 1992)Buy it!
Telekinesis “Ghosts and Creatures” from Dormarion (Merge 2013) N —An advance track from the forthcoming album Dormarion due on April 2.Buy it!
The Hoot Hoots “Go For a Walk” from Feel the Cosmos - EP (The Hoot Hoots 2012)Buy it!
Richard Hawley “Lady's Bridge” (Mute)Buy it!
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