Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Sep 8th 2010 5.00am–7.00am
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L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
Ian Hunter “The Great Escape” from Man Overboard (New West 2009)Buy it!
Alejandro Escovedo “Anchor” from Street Songs of Love CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2009) N Buy it!
American Aquarium “Katherine Belle” from Dances For The Lonely (Last Chance Records 2009) —American Aquarium will be playing a show at Off Broadway on Tuesday, September 28.Buy it!
Peter Wolf “Tragedy” from Midnight Souvenirs (Verve 2010) N Buy it!
Grand Mal “Lower Yer Heart” from Clandestine Songs (Groover 2010) N Buy it!
Roky Erickson “Bring Back the Past” from True Love Cast Out All Evil CD ALBUM (Anti 2010) N Buy it!
Bobby Bare Jr. “Swollen But Not The Same” from A Storm A Tree My Mother's Head CD ALBUM (Thirty Tigers 2010) N —BBJ will be at Off Broadway next Friday, September 17.Buy it!
Black Mountain “The Hair Song” from Wilderness Heart CD ALBUM (Jagjaguwar 2010) N —From the 3rd album due out next Tuesday ...Buy it!
Bright Eyes “Classic Cars” from Cassadaga (Polydor Ltd. 2007)Buy it!
Through the Sparks “Oyster Eyes” from Worm Moon Waning (Skybucket 2010) N —From the 2nd album of this Birmingham, AL band ...Buy it!
Best Coast “Boyfriend” from Crazy for You CD ALBUM (Mexican Summer 2010) N —Best Coast will be in town next Tuesday night (September 14) at the Gargoyle on the campus of Washington University.Buy it!
Mondo Topless “I Ain't Dead Yet” from Freaking Out (Get Hip 2010) N —From the 4th album of this Philly garage band ...Buy it!
The Young Veins “Change” from Take a Vacation! (One Haven 2010) N Buy it!
Magic Kids “Hey Boy” from Memphis (True Panther Sounds 2010) N —Magic Kids, from Memphis, will be at the Firebird on Wednesday, November 17.Buy it!
Fun. “Light a Roman Candle With Me” from Aim & Ignite (Hassle Records 2009) —fun. will be playing a show at the Firebird on Friday, October 8.Buy it!
Jenny and Johnny “Animal” from I'm Having Fun Now (Warner Bros. 2010) N —** Artist of the Week** Jenny and Johnny are Jenny Lewis and Johnathan Rice who collaborated with producer Mike Mogis (Bright Eyes) to write and record this album.Buy it!
Jenny and Johnny “Scissor Runner” from I'm Having Fun Now (Warner Bros. 2010) N Buy it!
Luke Doucet and the White Falcon “Monkeys” from Steel City Trawler (Six Shooter 2010) N —My favorite of the last week ... check out my Facebook page (search for Bittersweet Melody) and I'll try to drop my most recent favorite albums as status updates.Buy it!
Roman Candle “One More Road” from Oh Tall Tree in the Ear (Thirty Tigers 2009)Buy it!
Hayes Carll “Hey Baby Where You Been” from Little Rock (Highway 87 2004) —Hayes Carll will be at the Duck Room this Friday night, September 10.Buy it!
Butch Walker “She Likes Hair Bands” from I Liked It Better When You Had No Heart (One Haven Music 2010) N Buy it!
Bottle Rockets “Get On the Bus” from Lean Forward (Bloodshot 2009) LBuy it!
Mavis Staples “You Are Not Alone” (Anti 2010) N —From the new Mavis Staples album due out next Tuesday. It was produced by Jeff Tweedy who also wrote two tracks, including this one.Buy it!
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings “Without a Heart” from I Learned the Hard Way CD ALBUM (Daptone 2010) N —Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings will be at the Pageant next Sunday, September 20.Buy it!
Big Star “Watch the Sunrise” from Keep an Eye On the Sky CD ALBUM (Rhino 2009) —September Gurls and Boys: A KDHX Benefit at Off Broadway that will feature many local bands playing the music of Big Star ... Friday, September 24.Buy it!
Radiohead “No Surprises” from OK Computer (Capitol Records)Buy it!
R.E.M. “Find the River” from Automatic for the People (? 1992)Buy it!
Justin Townes Earle “Turn Out My Lights” from The Good Life (Bloodshot Records www.bloodshotrecords.com 2008) —Justin Townes Earle will be the Old Rockhouse next Wednesday, September 15.Buy it!
Frontier Ruckus “Nerves of the Nightmind” from Deadmalls & Nightfalls CD ALBUM (Ramseur 2010) N —Thanks to Dan Kinney for introducing me to this great Michigan band. They've just released their 2nd album on Ramseur Records.Buy it!
Bruce Springsteen “Badlands” from Passaic Night - Live in Passaic, NJ 9/19/1978 (Unknown 1978)Buy it!
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