Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Sep 1st 2010 5.00am–7.00am
N=music new at the station.
L=local music. Your
purchases using the
Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Crowded House “Saturday Sun” from Intriguer CD ALBUM (Fantasy 2010) N Buy it!
Jim Lauderdale “Patchwork River” (Thirty Tigers 2010) N Buy it!
Peter Case “New Old Blue Car” from Wig! CD ALBUM (Yep Roc 2010) N Buy it!
John Mellencamp “Save Some Time to Dream” from No Better Than This CD ALBUM (Rounder 2010) N Buy it!
Shannon McNally “Bohemian Wedding Song” from Coldwater (Shannon McNally 2010) N Buy it!
Cotton Jones “Glorylight and Christie” from Tall Hours In The Glowstream (Suicide Squeeze 2010) N Buy it!
The Head and the Heart “Sounds Like Hallelujah” from The Head and the Heart (Sub Pop www.subpop.com 2011) N —From the debut album of this 6-piece Seattle band that I think you're going to hear a lot about in the future.Buy it!
The Young Evils “A Just Built Beaming Light” from Enchanted Chapel (self released 2010) N —Originally from South Dakota and now in Seattle, this is from their debut LP.Buy it!
Sarah Jaffe “Stay With Me” from Suburban Nature ((RED) Kirtland Records 2010) N —Sarah Jaffe will be playing a show at the Billiken Club on the campus of St. Louis University tomorrow (Thursday) night.Buy it!
Land of Talk “Color Me Badd” from Cloak and Cipher (Saddle Creek 2010) N Buy it!
Grace Basement “There He Goes” from Gunmetal Gray (Undertow 2009) L —One of St. Louis' finest bands, Grace Basement is opening for Austin band Balmorhea at the Firebird this Saturday night, September 4.Buy it!
Mike & Ruthy “End of Time” from Million to One (Humble Abode 2010) N Buy it!
Los Lobos “I Got Loaded” from How Will the Wolf Survive? (Warner Bros. 1984)Buy it!
Gladys Knight and the Pips “I Heard It Through the Grapevine” from Hitsville, USA (Motown 1992)Buy it!
Ra Ra Riot “Boy” from The Orchard (Barsuk 2010) N Buy it!
Ra Ra Riot “Too Dramatic” from The Orchard (Barsuk 2010) N —My Artist of the Week this week ... from Ra Ra Riot's brand new album, their 2nd, released last Tuesday.Buy it!
Best Coast “The End” from Crazy for You CD ALBUM (Mexican Summer 2010) N —Best Coast will be at the Gargoyle (at Wash U) on Tuesday, September 14.Buy it!
Wavves “King of the Beach” SINGLE (Hostess www.mexicansummer.com 2010) N —Wavves will be playing a show at the Billiken Club next Saturday, September 11.Buy it!
The Vaselines “Sex with an X” from Sex With An X (Sub Pop www.subpop.com 2010) N —20 years after the release of their debut album, the Vaselines are back with the help of some guest musicians. Their 2nd album will be released on September 14.Buy it!
Hayes Carll “Girl Downtown” from Trouble In Mind (Lost Highway www.losthighwayrecords.com 2008) —Hayes Carll will be at the Duck Room next Friday, September 10.Buy it!
American Aquarium “Reidsville” from Small Town Hymns (Last Chance 2010) N —American Aquarium will be in town at Off Broadway on Tuesday, September 28.Buy it!
Kathleen Edwards “In State” from Back to Me (Zoe Records www.rounder.com 2005) —From Ottawa, Canada, this track is from Kathleen's 2nd album.Buy it!
Guided By Voices “Twilight Campfighter” from The Best of Guided By Voices: Human Amusements At Hourly Rates (Matador 2003)Buy it!
Cotton Mather “Password” from Kon Tiki (Star Apple Kingdom 1997)Buy it!
Dan Mangan “Robots” from Nice, Nice, Very Nice (Arts and Crafts 2010) N Buy it!
The Henry Clay People “The End of an Empire” from Somewhere on the Golden Coast (TBD e 2010) N —Atlanta based The Henry Clay People will be opening for Drive-by Truckers at the Pageant on October 2.Buy it!
Visqueen “Vaxxine” from King Me (Local 638 2003)Buy it!
Visqueen “Look Alive” from Sunset On Dateland (Local 638 Records 2004) —The opening track from Visqueen's first two albums ... their 3rd album, Message to Garcia, was my favorite album of 2009.Buy it!
Lou Reed “Hangin' 'Round” from Transformer (RCA 1972)Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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