Chuck Prophet “Gods Arms” from The Hurting Buisness (Hightone 1999) —Sat 8/17 Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express – Off BroadwayBuy it!
The Jayhawks “Settled Down Like Rain” from Hollywood Town Hall (American 1992)Buy it!
Pernice Brothers “Grudge F*** (2006)” from Live A Little (Ashmont Records 2006)Buy it!
Veronica Falls “Everybody's Changing” from Waiting For Something To Happen (Slumberland)Buy it!
Camera Obscura “This Is Love (Feels Alright)” from Desire Lines (4AD 2013)Buy it!
Laura Marling “Where Can I Go?” from Once I Was an Eagle (Ribbon Records 2013)Buy it!
Dawes “Just Beneath The Surface” from Stories Don't End (HUB Records 2013) —Fri 7/19 Dawes w/Shovels and Rope – Off Broadway SOLD OUTBuy it!
Shovels & Rope “Birmingham” from 'O' Be Joyful (Dualtone 2012) —Michael Trent and Cary Ann HearstBuy it!
Caitlin Rose “Dallas” from The Stand-In (ATO www.atorecords.com 2013) —One of my favorite albums so far for the year. See all our midyear favorite lists at KDHX.org.Buy it!
Mavis Staples “Far Celestial Shore” from One True Vine (Anti- 2013) —Written by Nick LoweBuy it!
Alela Diane “The Way We Fall” from About Farewell (Rusted Blue 2013)Buy it!
Jason Isbell “Songs That She Sang in the Shower” from Southeastern (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2013)Buy it!
Black Joe Lewis “Come to My Party” from Electric Slave (Vagrant 2013)Buy it!
Wilson Pickett “HEY JOE” from A Man And A Half: The Best Of Wilson Pickett (Rhino 1970)Buy it!
Boz Scaggs “Cadillac Walk” from Memphis (429 Records www.429records.com 2013)Buy it!
Don Covay “Take This Hurt Off Me” from Mercy Mercy:Definitive Don Covay (Razor & Tie 1964)Buy it!
Bobby "Blue" Band “Poverty” from The Best of Bobby Bland (MCA)Buy it!
Drive-by Truckers “3 Dimes Down” from Brighter Than Creation's Dark (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2007)Buy it!
The Cave Singers “Have to Pretend” from Naomi (Jagjaguwar 2013)Buy it!
The Belle Brigade “Where Not To Look For Freedom” from The Belle Brigade (Reprise 2011)Buy it!
Mando Saenz “Hard Time Tennessee” from Studebaker (Carnival 2013)Buy it!
Josh Pyke “Leeward Side” from The Beginning and the End of E (Ivy League Records 2013)Buy it!
Billy Bragg “No One Knows Nothing Anymore” from Tooth & Nail (Cooking Vinyl 2013) —Sun 9/22 Billy Bragg w/Joe Purdy – Old Rock HouseBuy it!
James McMurtry “Hurricane Party” from Just Us Kids (Lightning Rod 2008) R Buy it!
Bottle Rockets “Got What I Wanted” from Bottle Rockets (East Side Digital 1993) R LBuy it!
The Flying Burrito Brothers “To Love Somebody” from Farther Along: The Best of the Flying Burrito Brothers (A&M 1988) —Written by Barry and Robin GibbBuy it!
Luella and The Sun “Fly So Free” SINGLE (self released 2013) N —Nashville veterans John Radford, Joe McMahan, Adam Bednarik and Melissa Mathes Thu 7/11 Luella and The Sun, Lida Una and Melody Den – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Melody Den “Going Back” from Storylines (Perdition 2013) LBuy it!
The Shouting Matches “Gallup, NM” from Grownass Man (Middle West 2013) —Justin Vernon (Bon Iver), Phil Cook (Megafaun), and Brian Moen (Peter Wolf Crier)Buy it!
Volcano Choir “Byegone” from Repave (Jagjaguwar 2013) —Produced by Justin VernonBuy it!
Bob Dylan “Born in Time (2)” from Tell Tale Signs (Disc 3) (Columbia 2008) —One of many stunning cuts from this superlative collection; material dates from Oh Mercy through to 2006's Modern TimesBuy it!
Eleanor Friedberger “When I Knew” from Personal Record (Merge 2013)Buy it!
The Pastels “Check My Heart” from Slow Summits (Domino 2013) —First album from Stephen and Katrina Pastel in some 16 years.Buy it!
Superchunk “Me & You & Jackie Mittoo” from I Hate Music (Merge 2013) —Due out August 20.Buy it!
Neko Case “Man” from The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You (Anti- 2013) —Recently a "Song of the Day" at KDHX.org. Download it.Buy it!
Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Iri “Chairman Meow” from Wassaic Way (RTE 8 Records 2013) —If this sounds a lot like Wilco, you're right. Produced by Jeff Tweedy and Pat Sansone and recorded in Chicago.Buy it!
Goldspot “Abyss” from Aerogramme (Mt. Hoboken 2013) —Siddhartha Khosla and Co. from New YorkBuy it!
Hundred Visions “The Light That Starts the Day” from Permanent Basement (Hundred Visions 2012) —From Austin, Texas, featuring Ben Maddox.Buy it!
Bell XI “Drive-By Summer” from Chop Chop (Belly Up Records 2013) —Produced by Peter Katis, who has also worked with the National.Buy it!
Grant-Lee Phillips “We All Get A Taste” from Mobilize (Zoe Rounder 2001) —A brilliant one-man band effort by Mr. Phillips.Buy it!
Boy & Bear “Southern Sun” from Harlequin Dream (Nettwerk 2013) —Dave Hosking and friends from Australia.Buy it!
Graham Parker & The Rumour “Three Chords Good” (Primary Wave 2012)Buy it!
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