Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Jan 19th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
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Led Zeppelin “The Song Remains the Same” from Houses of the Holy (Atlantic Records 1973)Buy it!
The Decemberists “This Is Why We Fight” from The King Is Dead (Capitol Records 2011) N —From the new album out this week. It's excellent!Buy it!
Lucero “Johnny Davis” from 1372 Overton Park ALBUM (Universal 2009)Buy it!
Scott Miller & The Commonwealth “Absolution” from Thus Always to Tyrants (Sugar Hill Records www.sugarhillrecords.com 2001)Buy it!
Will Quinlan & the Diviners “Acrimony Blues” from Navasota (Ironweed Music 2008)Buy it!
Frazey Ford “Firecracker” from Obadiah (Nettwerk 2010) N —From the debut solo album by a former member of The Be Good Tanyas.Buy it!
Abigail Washburn “Burn Thru” from City of Refuge (Rounder 2011) N —From her terrific new album, her 3rd.Buy it!
Jaill “On The Beat” from That's How We Burn (Sub Pop 2010) N —Jaill will be playing with the Obits at the Firebird on Sunday, March 13.Buy it!
Spoon “Don't You Evah” from Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga (Bonus Track Version) (Merge Records 2007)Buy it!
The 757S “The Blind Will Lead the Naked” from Freeway Surrender (self 2009) —From the 2nd album of this Minneapolis band.Buy it!
Pavement “Unfair” from Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain (Matador Records 1994)Buy it!
Weezer “No One Else” from Weezer (Geffen 1994)Buy it!
James Vincent McMorrow “Breaking Hearts” from Early in the Morning (Universal Music Ireland Ltd. 2011) N Buy it!
Doug Paisley “What I Saw” from Constant Companion (No Quarter 2010) N —From the Canadian singer/songwriter ... Leslie Feist (Broken Social Scene) offers up some Canadian love by backing him up on vocals.Buy it!
Hayes Carll “KMAG YOYO” from KMAG YOYO (Single) (Lost Highway www.losthighwayrecords.com 2011) N —The title track from Hayes' new album due out on February 15. This track, at least, is unlike anything he's ever done.Buy it!
Colin Farrell “Gone, Gone, Gone” from Crazy Heart (New West 2010) N Buy it!
John Hiatt “Love's Not Where We Thought We Left It” from Master Of Disaster (New West 2005) R —By request, for Keith ...Buy it!
Terry Ohms “My Girlfriend is Crazy” from What Do You Mean, What Do I Mean? (Skybucket 2010) N Buy it!
Joey Ryan & the Inks “Shame on Me Once (Shame on You Twice)” from Well, Here We Are Then (self 2009)Buy it!
Boat “We Want It! We Want It!” from Setting the Paces (Magic Marker Records 2009)Buy it!
Destroyer “Savage Night at the Opera” from Kaputt (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2011) N —Destroyer will be at the Luminary Center for the Arts on Monday, March 28.Buy it!
New Order “Bizarre Love Triangle” from 20 Years of New Order (Reprise 2001)Buy it!
Carolyn Mark & NQ Arbuckle “Canada Day/Toronto” from Let's Just Stay Here (Mint 2009)Buy it!
Stars “I Died So I Could Haunt You” from The Five Ghosts CD ALBUM (Vagrant www.vagrant.com 2010) N Buy it!
The Verve “Sonnet” from Urban Hymns (Virgin 1997)Buy it!
The Replacements “Achin' to Be” from Don't Tell a Soul (Sire/WB 1989) —The 1st Replacements album I ever owned ... it will always hold a special place in my heart as the album that turned me on to the Replacements.Buy it!
Jon Hardy & The Public “Restless Again” from A Hard Year (Jon Hardy & The Public 2010) N L —Jon Hardy & the Public will be at the Sheldon Ballroom Friday night, January 21 (with Maid Rite).Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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