Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Mar 9th 2011 5.00am–7.00am
N=music new at the station.
L=local music. Your
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Time zone: central
The Rolling Stones “If You Really Want to Be My Friend” from It's Only Rock 'n' Roll (Virgin 1974)Buy it!
The Jayhawks “Tailspin” from Rainy Day Music (American Recordings Catalog P&D 2003)Buy it!
Scott Miller & The Commonwealth “For Jack Tymon” from Reconstruction (Sugar Hill Records www.sugarhillrecords.com 2007)Buy it!
Lera Lynn “Gasoline” from Have You Met Lera Lynn? (Slow Records 2011) N —From the debut album of this Athens, Georgia singer/songwriter.Buy it!
Lucinda Williams “BLESSED” from Blessed SINGLE (Lost Highway 2011) N Buy it!
Patti Smith “Free Money” from Horses (Arista 1975) N R Buy it!
Menomena “Queen Black Acid” from Mines (Barsuk 2010) N —Menomena will be at the Gargoyle tomorrow night!Buy it!
Crocodiles “Sleep Forever” (Fat Possum 2010) N —From the 2nd album of this San Diego based band ...Buy it!
Sleepy Sun “Marina” from Fever (ATP 2010) N —Formed at UC-Santa Cruz, Sleepy Sun released their 2nd album in mid-2010.Buy it!
Magnolia Electric Co. “Hammer Down” from Sojourner (Discs 1 & 2) [Bonus Track Version] (Secretly Canadian 2007)Buy it!
Brothers Lazaroff “Upper Hand” from American Artifact (self-released 2009) L —Brothers Lazaroff will be playing at Lola on North 14th St. this Friday night.Buy it!
Obits “Shift Operator” from Moody, Standard and Poor (Sub Pop 2011) N —Obits will be in town at the Firebird this Sunday, March 13. Also, tune in next week at 6:00 for an in-studio with yours truly. This track is from their forthcoming album due out on March 29.Buy it!
The Jesus and Mary Chain “Far Gone and Out” from Honey's Dead (Warner Bros. 1992)Buy it!
David Dondero “Caught the Song” from #Zero With a Bullet (Saddle Creek www.saddle-creek.com 2010) N —David Dondero will be at the Firebird on Saturday, April 9. Franz Nikolay, former keyboard player in the Hold Steady, opens.Buy it!
Sebadoh “OCEAN” from Harmacy (Sub Pop 1996) —Sebadoh will be at Off Broadway on Saturday, April 2. Richard Buckner opens!Buy it!
Yuck “GEORGIA” from Yuck (Fat Possum 2011) N —From London and not old enough to drink in the US comes Yuck, featuring Daniel Blumberg, Ilana Blumberg, Max Bloom, Mariko Doi and Jonny Rogoff. A great new band ... my highest recommendation.Buy it!
Jackson Browne “Sing My Songs to Me” from For Everyman (Elektra/Asylum 1973)Buy it!
Jackson Browne “For Everyman” (Elektra/Asylum 1973)Buy it!
Elton John “Where To Now St. Peter?” from Tumbleweed Connection (Remastered) (MCA 1970)Buy it!
Dan Mangan “Journal of a Narcoleptic” from Postcards and Daydreaming (File Under: Music 2007) —From the debut of this Vancouver, Canada singer/songwriter.Buy it!
Amos Lee “VIOLIN” from Mission Bell (Blue Note www.bluenote.com 2011) N R Buy it!
The Rural Alberta Advantage “The Breakup” from Departing (Saddle Creek www.saddle-creek.com 2011) N —From Toronto, the RAA will be at the Firebird on Friday, April 22.Buy it!
Ra Ra Riot “Shadowcasting” from The Orchard (Barsuk 2010) N —Ra Ra Riot will be at the Firebird next Tuesday, March 15.Buy it!
Jarvis Cocker “Leftovers” from Further Complications (Rough Trade 2009) —From the former leader of the English band Pulp ...Buy it!
The English Beat “Save It For Later” from Special Beat Service (sire 1982) —The English Beat will be at the Duck Room on Thursday, March 24.Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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