Hacienda “Sun” from Loud Is The Night (Alive 2008)Buy it!
The Strangers “Onye Ije” from The World Ends: Afro Rock & Psychedelia In 1970s Nigeria (Soundway 2010) N Buy it!
Sroeng Santi “Kuen Kuen Lueng Lueng” from Thai? Dai! (B-music 2011) N —A Thai rendition of Black SabbathBuy it!
The Powder Kegs “Hospital” from The Amanicans (self-released 2011) N —playing tomorrow, May 17 at Pig Slop Studios (2700 Cherokee) with The Good PyramidBuy it!
Haile, Ighigou, Desta, et al “Medina” from The Secret Museum of Mankind Vol. 1: Ethnic Music Classics (1925-48) (Yazoo 1995) —music from 1920s AbyssiniaBuy it!
Mulatu Astatke “Emnete” from Mulatu Astatke (10" EP) (Soundway 2005) —music from EthiopiaBuy it!
The Ex “Eoleyo” from Catch My Shoe (Ex Records www.theex.nl 2011) N —a Dutch punk version of Ethiopian musicBuy it!
Mekons “Crap Rap” from Where Were You? Hen's Teeth and Other Lost Fragments of Unpopular Culture, Vol.2 (Quarterstick 1999) —a cover of a song originally recorded by The ExBuy it!
Scallion “The Bird Is Mute” from Will-o'-Wisp (Edible Onion 2011) N —playing Thursday, May 19 at the Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center with Br'erBuy it!
NoMeansNo “Faceless May” from Old (Wrong Records 2010) N Buy it!
Santah “White Noise Bed” (No Sleep 2011) N —playing tonight, May 16 at Off Broadway with HumdrumBuy it!
My Morning Jacket “Into The Woods” from Z (ATO - JV Titles/RED 2005) —playing at the Pageant on August 2Buy it!
Indigo Girls “Go” from Come On Now Social (Epic 1999)Buy it!
Minutemen “Theatre Is The Life Of You” from Double Nickels On the Dime (SST 1984)Buy it!
Neil Young “5” from Dead Man (Vapor 1996) —background music for today's showBuy it!
Humdrum “Principia” from The Arrangement (self-released 2011) N L —playing tonight at Off Broadway, with The Good Pyramid and SantahBuy it!
The Vondrukes “It's Been Done Before” from E.P. - Ep (self www.georgeportz.com 2011) L —playing Friday, May 20 at El Lenador with The Matter and The Trophy MulesBuy it!
Theodore “Blues, Don't Murder Me” from Blood Signs (Misra 2011) N LBuy it!
Theodore “Engine #9” from Blood Signs (Misra 2011) N L —playing a record release show this Friday, May 20 at Off Broadway with Doom Town and Andrew BryantBuy it!
Beth Bombara “Can't Win” from Wish I Were You (self www.georgeportz.com 2010) —playing this Saturday, May 21 at the Jefferson Warehouse wih Dots Not FeathersBuy it!
Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs “Burn Your Fun” from Dirt Don't Hurt (Transdreamer 2008) —playing tomorrow, May 17 at the Firebird with The Blind NilsBuy it!
Agent Ribbons “Wood, Lead, Rubber” from We Are All Awesome (Antenna Farm 2011) N Buy it!
Calexico “Sunken Waltz” from Feast of Wire (Quarterstick 2003)Buy it!
David Lowery “I Sold The Arabs The Moon” from The Palace Guards (429 2011) N —playing next Tuesday, May 24 at the Blueberry Hill Duck RoomBuy it!
The Growlers “Camino Muerto” from Hot Tropics (Everloving 2010) —playing next Wednesday, May 25 at the Old Rock House with This City Of TakersBuy it!
Slobberbone “Lazy Guy” from Everything You Thought Was Right Was Wrong Today (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2000) —playing Wednesday, May 18 at Off BroadwayBuy it!
Old Time Relijun “Archaeopteryx Claw” from Uterus And Fire (K 1999) —Arrington de Dionyso will be playing at the Jefferson Warehouse on June 3Buy it!
The Powder Kegs “Falling Together, Coming Apart” from The Amanicans (self-released 2011) N Buy it!
Abigail Washburn “Sometimes” from Song Of The Traveling Daughter (Nettwerk 2005) —playing June 13 at the Blueberry Hill Duck RoomBuy it!
Steve Earle “The Gulf Of Mexico” from I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2011) N —Steve Earle will be appearing tonight at the Schlafly Branch of the St. Louis Public Library (225 N. Euclid) with a new novel of the same title as this new recordBuy it!
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