Uncontrollable Urge (Music)
Wed Jan 26th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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Bettie Serveert “Deny All” from Pharmacy of Love (Palomine 2010) —2009. Is what it says on the label but its always listed as 2010 so I'm counting it today as part of my favorites of 2010 show.Buy it!
NoMeansMock “Two Lips, Two Lungs and One Tongue” from Throng CD ALBUM (Gurdulu gurdulu.org 2009) —Another '09 that I'm sneaking in for hopefully obvious reasons.Buy it!
The Bad Plus “Never Stop” (emarcy 2010) N —One of my favorite tunes of the year and today's music bed.Buy it!
The Superions “Who Threw That Ham At Me?” from The Superions VINYL EP (Happy Happy Birthday To Me 2010) —Latest band featuring Fred Schneider, who I also got to meet at Vintage Vinyl this summer.Buy it!
The Apples In Stereo “Dance Floor” from Travellers In Space And Time CD ALBUM (Yep Roc www.yeproc.com 2010) —This album is definitely in my top 10, in all of it's ELO Xanadu glory.Buy it!
Tight Pants Syndrome “New Hit Record (Tammy)” from Fully Attractive CD ALBUM (Blip Blap! 2010) N L —Great release from St. Louis Power Popers.Buy it!
Belle and Sebastian “I Want the World To Stop” from Write About Love (Matador 2010) N Buy it!
Chumbawamba “The Devil's Interval” from ABCDEFG (No Masters nomasters.co.uk 2010) R —Funny just got a call about this one, right after I loaded it into the machine.Buy it!
Danbert Nobacon & The Bad Things “Johnny Woebegone” from Woebegone (Verbal Burlesque 2010) N —Ex-Chumbawambaian also put out a fine album. His is a narative, theirs was about music. Still friends btw.Buy it!
Kentucky Knife Fight “Same Streets, Same Clothes” from We're All Nameless Here CD ALBUM (self-released 2010) LBuy it!
The Gentleman Callers “Don't, Don't, Don't” from A Tangled Mess (Trouble In River City tirc.com 2010) N L —Recorded in 2007 but released this year.Buy it!
Gil Scott-Heron “Running” from I'm New Here CD ALBUM (XL 2010)Buy it!
The May Day Orchestra “The Execution Of Sir Roger Casement” from Ota Benga (Rankoutsider Records 2010) L —Features KDHX's own Tim Rakel.Buy it!
The Union Electric “Thylacine” from Thylacine/Bugs single (self 2010) L —Also features Tim Rakel.Buy it!
Karate Bikini “Dropping Depth Charges” from A Demonstration (ep) (self-released 2010) N LBuy it!
The Welders “Debutantes in Bondage” from The Welders CD ALBUM (BDR 2010) N L —1979. Reissued this year.Buy it!
NoMeansNo “Something Dark Against Something Light” from Tour EP No. 1 CD EP (Wrong wrongrecords.com 2010) N —Also loved Tour EP No.2 but I think that might be offically 2011.Buy it!
The New Pornographers “Your Hands (Together)” from Together CD ALBUM (Matador 2010) —Another Vancouver based band (or maybe ex-Vancouver based).Buy it!
Devo “Don't Shoot (I'm A Man)” from Something for Everybody CD ALBUM (Warner Bros. 2010) —Pretty nice outing for a comeback record. Don't taze me bro.Buy it!
The Oozkicks “Unknown” from Test Patterns (BDR 2010) L —1981. StL. comp reissue.Buy it!
Dungen “Brallor” from Skit I Allt (Kemado 2010)Buy it!
The Vaselines “My God's Bigger Than Your God” from Sex With An X (Sub Pop 2010) N Buy it!
Tsigoti “Children Slaves Make Children's Toys” from Private Poverty Speaks To The People Of The Party (ESP-Disk 2010) —Played live on this show last year about this time. They played a show with Magic City at Tap Room too.Buy it!
Magic City “St. Paul” from Magic City (self 2010) L —Playing tonight at the Crack Fox. w/ Dastardly; Theodore; Magic City; Jared BartmanBuy it!
Isobell Campbell & Mark Lanegan “Sunrise” from Hawk (Vanguard 2010) N Buy it!
Dan Sartain “Bohemian Grove” from Lives CD ALBUM (One Little Indian 2010)Buy it!
Bad Cop “Daylight” from Harvest The Beast (ROIR 2010) N Buy it!
The Black Angels “Sunday Afternoon” from Phosphene Dream (Blue Horizon 2010) N —In their finest 13 Floor Elevator inspired moment.Buy it!
Best Coast “When the Sun Don't Shine” from Crazy for You CD ALBUM (Mexican Summer 2010) N Buy it!
Ted Leo and the Pharmacists “Gimmie The Wire” from The Brutalist Bricks (Matador 2010) —Running out of time for 2010, as the year itself did just a few weeks ago. Many other things came out in 2010 worthy of attention, maybe.Buy it!
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