Bruce Springsteen “My Lucky Day” from Working On a Dream (Columbia 2009)Buy it!
Dawes “When My Time Comes” from Single (ATO 2010) —Stories Don't End, due on April 9, 2013.Buy it!
Glen Campbell “These Days” from Meet Glen Campbell (Capitol Records 2008) —producers Julian Raymond and Howard WillingBuy it!
Josh Ritter “Joy To You Baby” from The Beast in Its Tracks (self 2013)Buy it!
Dolly Varden “Saskatchewan To Chicago” from For a While (Mid-Fi 2013) —A gem from the venerable Dolly Varden, currently "Song of the Day" at KDHX.org. Download the MP3.Buy it!
Jason Molina “Heart My Heart” from Autumn Bird Songs (Graveface Records 2013) —New song and recording from Jason Molina of Magnolia Electric Co. Info: https://soundcloud.com/mail-24/jason-molina-heart-my-heartBuy it!
Jim James “A New Life” from Regions of Light and Sound of God (ATO 2013)Buy it!
Frally “By Chance” from Apis Mellifera (self-released 2013) —Frally Hynes. Apis mellifera is Latin for honey bee.Buy it!
Bear's Den “Agape” (self-released 2013) —Forthcoming EP from the Mumford & Sons-ish Andrew Davie (ex- Cherbourg), Joey Haynes, and Kevin Jones make up Bear's Den, a trio of Londoners.Buy it!
Eric Burdon “Memorial Day” from ‘Til Your River Runs Dry (Universal Music Group International 2013) —Excellent return to form from Mr. Burdon. Now if he would just hit the road with this great band, comeback will be complete.Buy it!
Charles Bradley “I'll Slip Away” (Light In The Attic 2012) —Just announced: Sun 5/5 Charles Bradley – Old Rock HouseBuy it!
Lou Rawls “Your Good Thing (Is About to End)” from Very Best of (Blue Note url 1969) —Composed by David Porter / Isaac HayesBuy it!
Ray Charles “A Stranger In Town” from Ingredients In A Recipe For Soul/Have A Smile With Me (Rhino 1963) —Written by Mel TorméBuy it!
Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison “Border Radio” from Cheater's Game (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2013) —Just announced: Bruce and Kelly will be joining KDHX and Twangfest at the Broken Spoken in Austin for our day parties at SXSW 2013. Info: twangfest.com/sxswBuy it!
Karen Poston “Real Bad” (Music Room 2001)Buy it!
Caitlin Canty “Still Here” from Golden Hour (self-released 2013) —Gorgeous album that I somehow missed last year.Buy it!
Yo La Tengo “Before We Run” from Fade (Matador 2013) —As you may have heard, Yo La Tengo will be at the Pageant, with Calexico, Thursday, January 31. Don't miss DJ Chris Bay's excellent top 10 list of fav YLT songs at KDHX.org.Buy it!
Calexico “Crystal Frontier (Original Version)” from Aerocalexico (Our Soil, Our Strength www.casadecalexico.com 2001)Buy it!
Y La Bamba “Oh February” (Tender Loving Empire 2013) —Just released EP.Buy it!
The Lone Bellow “You Never Need Nobody” from The Lone Bellow (Descendant Records 2013) —Totally won over by this post-Civil Wars, quasi-Lumineers trio from Brooklyn. Serious chops and good songwriting too. Well done Zach Williams, Kanene Pipkin and Brian Elmquist.Buy it!
Elin Ruth “Bang” from Bang EP (self-released 2012) —Elin Sigvardsson from Sweden, of course.Buy it!
Hem “Tourniquet” from Departures and Farewells (Waveland 2013) —Due out April 2 on Waveland Records. Great to have Sally Ellyson and Co. back.Buy it!
The New Mendicants “This Time” from Australia EP (self-released 2013) —Teenage Fanclub's Norman Blake, the Sadies' Mike Belitsky and Joe Pernice are the New Mendicants.Buy it!
Ex Cops “James” from True Hallucinations (Other Music 2013)Buy it!
John Amadon “Taking My Field Away (Radio Edit)” from The Bursting Sheaf (Hirngespinst 2012)Buy it!
Joe Stickley “Wasn't It Pretty” from Wasn't It Pretty - EP (Peola 2013) N L —Fri 2/15 Joe Stickley and Chicago Farmer Dual CD Release Party with Cindy Woolf and Mark Bilyeu – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Adam Green & Binki Shapiro “Just to Make Me Feel Good” from Adam Green & Binki Shapiro (Rounder www.rounder.com 2013)Buy it!
Golden Bloom “Flying Mountain” from No Day Like Today (self-released 2013)Buy it!
Sophie Hunger “Heharun” from The Danger of Light (2012) —Zurich native, not sure where's she's living now, and I have no clue what "heharun" means.Buy it!
Bo Diddley “I'm A Man” from The Chess Box, Disc 1, 1955 - 1959 (Chess / MCA 1990)Buy it!
Spanky Wilson & The Quantic Soul Orchestra “You Can't Judge a Book by Its Cover” from I'm Thankful (Tru Thoughts 2006)Buy it!
Chuck Berry “Back to Memphis” from Chuck Berry In Memphis (Mercury 1967) —One of the last of the great Chuck Berry compositions and recordings.Buy it!
The James Hunter Six “Nothin' I Wouldn't Do” from Minute By Minute (Go Records, under license to Concord Music Group 2013) N Buy it!
Night Beds “Ramona” from Country Sleep (Secretly Canadian 2013) —Mon 2/11 Night Beds – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Little Sur “The Coast Towards Home” from You Ran With Me (2013) —Josh Meer and an ever-changing cast of musiciansBuy it!
Tex Smith “There Was a Man” from A Wayfarer’s Lament (2013) —Young Austinite with a mean honky tonk streakBuy it!
Water Liars “Fake Heat” from Wyoming (Big Legal Mess / Fat Possum 2012) —Thu 2/7 Water Liars with Angel Olsen – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Frontier Ruckus “Eyelashes” from Eternity of Dimming (Quite Scientific Records 2013)Buy it!
Dear Vincent “Scarecrow” from So Long Winter CD ALBUM (self 2010) LBuy it!
Bob Dylan “From A Buick 6” from Highway 61 Revisited (Columbia 2004)Buy it!
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