Eels “I'm a Hummingbird” from Tomorrow Morning (E Works Records 2010)Buy it!
Gillian Welch “Revelator” from Time the Revelator (Acony 2001)Buy it!
The Black Keys “These Days” from Brothers CD ALBUM (Nonesuch 2010)Buy it!
Drive-by Truckers “When He's Gone” from English Oceans (ATO Records (AT0) www.atorecords.com 2014) —Sat 3/29 Drive-By Truckers w/ Blitzen Trapper – Pageant (also playing a stripped-down set before the show at the Halo Bar)Buy it!
Angel Olsen “High & Wild” from Burn Your Fire For No Witness (Deluxe Edition) (Jagjaguwar / Hostess 2014) L —The very definition of a grower (at least for me). Smartly produced by John Congleton (Walkmen, St. Vincent) Sun 4/27 Angel Olsen – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Belle Adair “Losing My Train” from The Brave and the Blue (Single Lock 2013) —Matt Green and friends from Muscle Shoals, Ala.Buy it!
Dr. Dog “Shadow People” from Shame, Shame CD ALBUM (Anti- www.anti.com 2010)Buy it!
Chris Mills And The Distant Stars “Castaways” from Alexandria (self released 2013) —(Featuring Ryan Hembrey, Christer Knutsen, Konrad Meissner & Ryan Freeland)Buy it!
Alex Vargas “Howl” (Tiger Music 2014) —Copenhagen-born, UK based songwriter with debut EPBuy it!
Martha Bass “Since I've Been Born Again” from Soul Gospel Vol. 2 (Soul Essence Music 2006) —One of the greatest of all gospel singers, mother of Fontella Bass and David Peaston.Buy it!
Sister Rosetta Tharpe & Marie Knight “Up Above My Head I Hear Music In The Air” from The Gospel Of The Blues (Decca 1947) —Great compilation of Decca recordings from the late '30s and '40s.Buy it!
Merry Clayton “Country Road” from Gimme Shelter (Ode Records 1969) —Written by James Taylor. Congrats to "20 Feet from Stardom" for the Oscar win.Buy it!
Curtis Harding “Keep on Shining” from Soul Power (Burger 2014) —Due out April 22. Debut from the Atlanta singer.Buy it!
Doug Paisley “Radio Girl” from Strong Feelings (No Quarter 2014) —Really strong set of songs from the Toronto songwriterBuy it!
Hard Working Americans “Down to the Well” from Hard Working Americans (Melvin / Thirty Tigers 2014) —A great Kevin Gordon cover by Todd Snider, Dave Schools from Widespread Panic), Neal Casal, Chad Staehly (Great American Taxi) and Duane TrucksBuy it!
Kevin Gordon “24 Diamonds” from O Come Look at the Burning (Crowville Collective 2005) —A great Kevin Gordon songBuy it!
Billy Bragg “The Warmest Room” from Talking With The Taxman About Poetry (Elektra 1986) —"The difficult third album" as Billy says.Buy it!
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart “Simple and Sure” from Days of Abandon (Yebo 2014) —Tues 3/18 The Pains of Being Pure at Heart – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Avi Buffalo “What's It In For” from Avi Buffalo SINGLE (Sub Pop Records www.subpop.com 2010)Buy it!
Beck “Say Goodbye” from Morning Phase (Capitol Records 2014)Buy it!
Water Liars “Swannanoa” from Water Liars (Big Legal Mess / Fat Possum 2013) —Sat 3/8 Water Liars – Off BroadwayBuy it!
The Byrds “Blue Canadian Rockies” from Sweetheart of the Rodeo (Sony 1990) —Eight Miles High: A Tribute to the Byrds and KDHX benefit at Off Broadway on March 28Buy it!
Blue Eyed Blacks “Shake the Blues” from Country Charm (Chicken Ranch Records 2012) —Jason Moon WilkinsBuy it!
Quilt “Saturday Bride” from Held In Splendor (Mexican Summer 2014)Buy it!
Desert Noises “Mice in the Kitchen” from 27 Ways (Street Quality Entertainment 2014)Buy it!
Chuck Prophet “Museum Of Broken Hearts” from Temple Beautiful (Yep Roc 2012)Buy it!
Joseph Arthur “Walk on the Wild Side” from Lou (Vanguard 2014)Buy it!
Lou Reed “Baton Rouge” from Ecstasy (Reprise 2000)Buy it!
Bob Dylan “Tangled Up In Blue” from Blood on the Tracks (Columbia 1975)Buy it!
Warpaint “Feeling Alright” from Warpaint (Rough Trade 2014) —Pretty nice new record from the LA band.Buy it!
Real Estate “Past Lives” from Atlas (Domino 2014) —Fri 3/28 Real Estate – FirebirdBuy it!
Nick Mulvey “Freedom to the Form” from First Mind (Fiction 2014) —ex-member of Portico Quartet with his debut album due out in MayBuy it!
Kim Richey “Chinese Boxes” (Vanguard 2007) —Sat 3/15 Kim Richey – Duck RoomBuy it!
Lydia Loveless “To Love Somebody” from Somewhere Else (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2014) —Wed 3/5 Lydia Loveless – Off BroadwayBuy it!
The Hold Steady “The Only Thing” from Teeth Dreams (Razor & Tie 2014) —due for release on March 25Buy it!
Fred Eaglesmith “I 75” from Dusty (A Major Label 2004)Buy it!
David Ramirez “How Do You Get Em Back” from Raw (self released 2014)Buy it!
Valerie June “On My Way (Radio Edit)” from Pushing Against the Stone (2014)Buy it!
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