Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Jan 18th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
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Mott the Hoople “SUCKER” from All the Young Dudes (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 1972)Buy it!
Alex Chilton “Jumpin' Jack Flash” from Free Again: The 1970 Sessions (Omnivore 2012) —Alex Chilton, former leader of the Box Tops and Big Star, has a new compilation out. He passed away in March 2010.Buy it!
Kathleen Edwards “MINT” from Voyageur (Zoe www.thehip.com 2012) N —From her new album released yesterday and co-produced by Justin Vernon (Bon Iver).Buy it!
Sam Phillips “Happy Mediums” from Cameras In The Sky (self 2011) N Buy it!
Gotye “Somebody I used to Know” from Making Mirrors (Universal Republic 2011) N R —Australian Wally de Backer, and pronounced Go-ti-ya.Buy it!
The Maccabees “Grew Up at Midnight” from Given to the Wild (Polydor UK 2012) N —This 5 piece is based in Brighton, England. They released their 3rd full length this month.Buy it!
Whiskeytown “Somebody Remembers the Rose” from Strangers Almanac (Outpost 1997) —Ryan Adams, leader of Whiskeytown and now solo, will be at the Peabody Opera House on Tuesday, January 31.Buy it!
National Grain “Norfolk Southern Line” from National Grain (Old Wheat Records 2006) —Atlanta based National Grain have only released one album but, as far as I know, they are still together. I hope to see another album soon.Buy it!
The Jayhawks “Cinnamon Love” from Mockingbird Time (Rounder 2011)Buy it!
Samantha Crain & The Midnight Shivers “Bananafish Revolution” from Songs in the Night (Ramseur Records 2009) R —Samantha Crain will be at Off Broadway next Wednesday, January 25. Locals Old Lights open the show.Buy it!
The Head and the Heart “Rivers and Roads” from The Head and the Heart (Sub Pop 2011) —@ the Pageant on March 25.Buy it!
Hey Marseilles “Elegy” from Elegy - Single (Onto Entertainment 2011) N —From a new single released by this Seattle band.Buy it!
Nada Surf “Teenage Dreams” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012) N —My artist of the week this week. From the new album due in stores next Tuesday, Jan. 24.Buy it!
Nada Surf “Jules and Jim” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012) N Buy it!
Howler “Beach Sluts” from America Give Up (Rough Trade 2011) N —Minneapolis' Howler is the brainchild of guitarist/singer Jordan Gatesmith and have been compared to the Strokes. They'll be at the Old Rockhouse on Friday, March 9.Buy it!
Reigning Sound “Let Yourself Go” from Too Much Guitar (In The Red 2004)Buy it!
The Vondrukes “The Prince Of L.A.” from Runaway, Goodbye Love (self-released 2011) N L —Locals the Vondrukes have a great new album out. You can get it at their album release party at Off Broadway this Saturday, January 21.Buy it!
Old 97's “No Simple Machine” from The Grand Theatre, Vol. 2 (New West Records Inc. www.newwestrecords.com 2011) N —Old 97's will be at the Pageant on Tuesday, January 31.Buy it!
Gordon Lightfoot “Summer Side Of Life” from Gord's Gold (Reprise 1975)Buy it!
Neil Young “Mellow My Mind” from Tonight's the Night (Reprise 1975)Buy it!
Joe Pug “Call It What You Will” from Live at Lincoln Hall (Joe Pug 2011) N Buy it!
The Replacements “Here Comes A Regular” from Tim (Sire Records 1985)Buy it!
The Lemonheads “MRS. ROBINSON” from It's a Shame About Ray (Atlantic 1992) —The Lemonheads will be at the Old Rockhouse on Saturday, January 28.Buy it!
John K. Samson “When I Write My Master's Thesis” from Provincial (Anti- 2012) N —John K. Samson puts out his first album this month. He's also the leader of the Canadian band The Weakerthans.Buy it!
The Church “Ripple” from Deep In the Shallows (30th Anniversary Singles Collection) (Second Motion Records www.secondmotionrecords.com 2010)Buy it!
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