Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Nov 16th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
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Stevie Wonder “Master Blaster (Jammin')” from Hotter Than July (Motown 1980)Buy it!
A Band of Bees “Who Cares What the Question Is?” from OCTOPUS (CAROLINE ASTRALWERKS - CAT 2007)Buy it!
The White Stripes “You've Got Her In Your Pocket” from Elephant (Warner Bros 2003)Buy it!
Lydia Loveless “More Like Them” from Indestructible Machine (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011) N —From the debut album of this 21 year old from Ohio. She'll be at Cicero's this Friday, November 18.Buy it!
Lydia Loveless “Steve Earle” from Indestructable Machine (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2011) N Buy it!
Reckless Kelly & Steve Earle “Paradise” from Por Vida: A Tribute To The Songs Of Alejandro Escovedo (Or Music 2004) —From a tribute album to Alejandro Escovedo ...Buy it!
Yukon Blonde “Blood Cops” from Yukon Blonde (Bumstead Productions 2010) —Yukon Blonde will be at Off Broadway opening for the Fling tomorrow night, November 17.Buy it!
The Raconteurs “TOGETHER” from Broken Boy Soldiers (XL Recordings 2006) —Jack White, Brendan Benson, Jack Lawrence and Patrick Keeler (Greenhornes) comprise the Raconteurs. From their debut album.Buy it!
The Low Anthem “Champion Angel” from Oh My God, Charlie Darwin (Co-operative Music 2009)Buy it!
John Martyn “Dreams By The Sea (Alternative Take)” from Solid Air (Deluxe Edition) (UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2009)Buy it!
Cotton Mather “The Words of Shamen Roger” from Cotton is King (Elm 1994) —From the debut of this Austin, TX band ...Buy it!
Joe Pug “Unsophisticated Heart” from Messenger (Lightning Rod Records 2010) —From the debut full-length of this terrific Chicago singer/songwriter ...Buy it!
Dave Simonett “Gravity of the Situation” from Minnesota Remembers Vic Chesnutt (Rock the Cause 2011) N —Dave Simonett (leader of Trampled by Turtles) contributes to this benefit album. Trampled by Turtles will be at the Old Rockhouse on December 17.Buy it!
Kathleen Edwards “Empty Threat” from Voyageur (Zoe www.rounder.com 2012) N —A couple of tracks from the new Kathleen Edwards album, due on January 17. After a few listens, I can safely say that it's great.Buy it!
Kathleen Edwards “A Soft Place to Land” from Voyageur (Zoe www.rounder.com 2012) N Buy it!
The Feelies “Should Be Gone” from Here Before (bar none 2011) N —Formed in 1986 in New Jersey, from their first album in 20 years.Buy it!
The Decemberists “E. Watson” from Long Live the King (Capitol Records 2011) N —From the new Decemberists EP, a collection of tracks that were recorded but didn't make it onto The King is Dead, their album released earlier this year. This track features Colin Meloy on acoustic guitar and vocals, with Laura Veirs on backing vocals.Buy it!
R.E.M. “Sweetness Follows” from Automatic for the People (Warner Bros. 1992)Buy it!
The Front Bottoms “Flashlight” from the front bottoms (bar none 2011) N —From the debut album of this New Jersey band ...Buy it!
Field Music “Effortlessly” from Field Music (Measure) (Memphis Industries 2010) —From the third album of this British band ...Buy it!
Noah and the Whale “Girlfriend in a Coma” from 5 Years Time (CD Single) (Cherrytree 2008) —A cover from the SmithsBuy it!
The Replacements “Color Me Impressed” from Hootenanny (Twin Tone 1983)Buy it!
Uncle Tupelo “Chickamauga” from Uncle Tupelo 89 /93 An Anthology (Columbia/Legacy. 2002) L —A Jay Farrar song, originally from their final album, Anodyne.Buy it!
Uncle Tupelo “GUN” from Uncle Tupelo 89 /93 An Anthology (Columbia/Legacy. 2002) L —Equal representation between Jay Farrar and Jeff Tweedy ...Buy it!
Songs: Ohia “Farewell Transmission” from Magnolia Electric Co. (Secretly Canadian 2003) —An album so good the band changed its name to Magnolia Electric Co. after its release!Buy it!
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