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Rocket 88 (Music)
With Darren Snow
Tue Mar 22nd 2011 7.00am–10.00am
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Time zone: central
Beady Eye “Bring The Light” from Different Gear, Still Speeding (Dangerbird 2011) N
The Parties “Can't Seem To Get My Mind Off Of You” from Coast Garde (Rainbow Quartz 2010)
Cheap Trick “How Are You” from Heaven Tonight (Epic 1978)
Boat “Forever in Armitron” from Dress Like Your Idols (Magic marker 2011) N —Out today.
Diane Birch & The Phenomenal Handclap Band “Tarantula” from The Velveteen Age (S-Curve Records 2011) N
Dum Dum Girls “There Is A Light That Never Goes Out” from He Gets Me High EP (Sub Pop) N
Adele “LoveSong” from 21 (XL/Columbia 2011) N
The Cure “Lullaby” from Disintegration (Ekektra)
Metric “It's a Sin” from Fantasies Spotify Covers EP (Last Gang www.lastgangrecords.com 2009)
Trashcan Sinatras “Freetime” from Weightlifting (Lo-Five Records 2004) —Playing the Firebird on Thursday.
Destroyer “Blue Eyes” from Kaputt (Merge 2011) N
The Naked and Famous “No Way” from Passive Me Aggressive You (Universal Music Ltd. 2010) N
Liz Phair “Help Me Mary” from Exile In Guyville (Matador 1993)
Wanda Jackson “Let'S Have A Party” from Rockin' in the Country: The Best of Wanda Jackson (Rhino 1990)
The Decemberists “All Arise!” from The King Is Dead (Capitol Records 2011) N
Luna “I Can't Wait” from Lunapark (Elektra 1992)
Dom “Jesus” from Sun Bronzed Greek Gods EP (Burning Mill 2010) N
Washington “Sunday Best” from I Believe You Liar (Universal Music Australia Pty. Ltd. 2011) —Opening for Kaki King at the Old Rock House on Saturday. GO.
Marykate O'Neil “Things Are Too Good (They're Bound to Go Bad)” from 1-800-Bankrupt (Bonus Version) (Seventy One Recordings 2006)
Robert Palmer “Some Guys Have All The Luck” from Maybe It's Live (Universal Special Products* 1982)
Cake “Federal Funding” from Showroom Of Compassion (Upbeat 2011) N
Keren Ann “Blood on My Hands” from 101 (Blue Note 2011) N —Out today.
Buffalo Tom “Lost Weekend” from Skins Single (Scrawny 2011) N
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. “Vocal Chords” from Horse Power EP (Quite Scientific Records 2010) —Playing the Billiken Club tomorrow night (3/23).
Ian Dury & The Blockheads “Reasons to Be Cheerful, Pt. 3” from Juke Box Dury (Stiff 1979)
James Brown “I Got the Feelin’” from 20 All-Time Greatest Hits! (Polydor 1968)
J Mascis “Is It Done” from Several Shades of Why (Sub Pop 2011) N
Maggie Bjorklund “Summer Romance” from Coming Home (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) N —Out today.
The Lonely Forest “Two Notes and a Beat” from Arrows (ILG/Trans Records 2011) N —Out today.
Breaks “Sister Nancy” from Odd Man Out EP (S/R) N —Playing the Firebird on Sunday with Palace.
Iggy Pop “Neighborhood Threat” from Lust for Life (Virgin 1977)
...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead “Pure Radio Cosplay” from Tao of the Dead (Superball Music 2011) N
XTC “Making Plans For Nigel” from Drums and Wires (Virgin 1979)
Aretha Franklin “Cry Like A Baby” from Take a Look: The Complete Aretha on Columbia (Columbia 2011) N —Boxed set out today.
Cee-Lo Green “Satisfied” from The Lady Killer (Ekektra 2010)
If By Yes “You Feel Right” from Salt on Sea Glass (Chimera 2011) N —Out today.
The English Beat “Twist and Crawl” from I Just Can't Stop It (sire 1980) —Playing the Duck Room on Thursday.
Bryan Ferry “Shameless” from Olympia (Virgin 2010)
Tears for Fears “Pale Shelter” from The Hurting (Mercury 1983)
The Hundred In The Hands “Pigeons” from The Hundred In the Hands (Warp Records 2010)
Kirsty Maccoll “You Just Haven't Earned It Yet, Baby” from Kite (Virgin 1989)
Margot & The Nuclear So and So's “Quiet As A Mouse” from The Dust of Retreat (Sheridan Square 2006) —Playing the Firebird on Friday.
Richard Ashcroft “Life Can Be So Beautiful” from United Nations of Sound (Razor & Tie www.razorandtie.com 2011) N —Out today.
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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