Dr. Dog “My Old Ways” from We All Belong (Park The Van 2007) —playing at The Firebird on November 5Buy it!
Gringo Star “Transmission” from All Yall CD ALBUM (self-released 2008) —playing at The Firebird on November 9Buy it!
The Arrivals “New Gold Standard” from Volatile Molotov (Recess Records 2010)Buy it!
Son Volt “Picking Up The Signal” from Straightaways (Warner Bros. 1997) L —Jay Farrar will be playing at the Sheldon on Friday, October 21Buy it!
Joe Kile “St. Louis” from Kings Avenue (Dren 2005)Buy it!
Tom Russell “Mesabi” (Shout Factory 2011) N —playing this Friday, October 7 at Off BroadwayBuy it!
Calexico “Across The Wire” from Feast of Wire (Quarterstick 2003)Buy it!
Sergent Garcia “Una Y Otra Vez” (Cumbancha 2011) N Buy it!
Mekons “Space In Your Face” from Ancient & Modern 1911-2011 (Sin / Bloodshot 2011) N Buy it!
Bunnygrunt “Holiday Road” from In The Valley Of Lonesome Phil (Bert Dax Cavalcade Of Stars 2004) L —playing tonight and every Monday in October at El Lenador (Cherokee Street at Michigan Ave)Buy it!
Vagabond Opera “Penny” from Sing For Your Lives (self-released 2011) N —playing October 22 at the Casa Loma (Cherokee at Iowa)Buy it!
Didier Hebert “I Woke Up One Morning In May” from Anthology Of American Folk Music Volume 3 (Smithsonian Folkways 1997)Buy it!
Why Are We Building Such A Big Ship? “Brooding” from Of Resolutions And Resolve (Domino Sound 2010)Buy it!
Rev. Matt “Lord Please Take My Foolish Ways” from Honkytonk Gospel Vol 1 (Loud Label www.stlloud.org 2011) N L —playing a CD release show this Sunday, October 9 at The Gramophone, with The WarbucklesBuy it!
Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra and Tra-La-La Band “This Gentle Hearts Like Shot Birds Fallen” from Born Into Trouble As The Sparks Fly Upward (Constellation 2001) —background music for today's show, featuring members of Godspeed You Black EmperorBuy it!
Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra and Tra-La-La Band “Take These Hands And Throw Them In The River” from Born Into Trouble As The Sparks Fly Upward (Constellation 2001) —more background music, excerpted throughout the showBuy it!
El Cento “Book” from Live At KDHX (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N Buy it!
El Cento “What I Should Do” from Live At KDHX (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N —www.elcento.comBuy it!
El Cento “Fuzzy Light” from Live At KDHX (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N Buy it!
El Cento “Citizen” from Live At KDHX (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N Buy it!
El Cento “interview” from Live At KDHX (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N —thanks to El Cento for stopping by on their tour to play four songs from their new CDBuy it!
Matthew Shipp “World Of Blue Glass” from Equilibrium (Thirsty Ear 2003) —Matthew Shipp Trio will be playing next Friday, Ocotber 14 at 560 Trinity (in University City)Buy it!
Tom Russell “The Most Dangerous Woman In America” from Blood And Candle Smoke (Shout Factory 2009) —playing this Saturday, October 8 at Turner Hall in Mount Olive, IL, resting place of Mother JonesBuy it!
The Poorhouse Says “Pinhole For Air” from The Poorhouse Says (self-released 2011) N L —playing a CD release show this Saturday, October 8 at The Focal PointBuy it!
Bagheera “Shooting Rockets Towards The Sun” SINGLE (self-released 2011) N LBuy it!
Ume “Run Wild” from Phantoms (Modern Outsider 2011) N —playing October 27 at The FirebirdBuy it!
Leatherface “Hops And Barley” from Discography Part 2: Rare And Unreleased (Deranged Records 2007)Buy it!
The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band “Green River Blues” from Peyton On Patton (Side One Dummy www.sideonedummy.com/ 2011) N —playing tomorrow, October 4 at Cicero'sBuy it!
R.E.M. “Carnival Of Sorts (Box Cars)” from Dead Letter Office (I.R.S. 1987)Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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