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Rocket 88 (Music)
With Darren Snow
Tue Apr 19th 2011 7.00am–10.00am
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Time zone: central
Vivian Girls “I Heard You Say” from Share the Joy (Polyvinyl 2011) N —Playing the Firebird on Thursday.
Arcade Fire “Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)” from Funeral (Merge 2004) —Playing Scottrade Center on Thursday.
Lykke Li “I Follow Rivers” from Wounded Rhymes (Atlantic 2011) N
A Flock Of Seagulls “Space Age Love Song” from A Flock of Seagulls CD Album (Jive 1982)
Crocodiles “Sleep Forever” (Fat Possum 2010) —Playing the Billiken Club tonight.
Alice In Chains “No Excuses” from Jar of Flies (Columbia 1994) —Layne Staley was found dead in his apartment nine years ago today.
The Kills “Nail in My Coffin” from Blood Pressures (Domino 2011) N
Neil Young “Rockin' In The Free World” from Freedom (Reprise 1989)
Jimi Hendrix “Castles Made Of Sand” from Axis: Bold As Love (Polydor 1967)
...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead “The Wasteland” from Tao of the Dead (Superball Music 2011) N
TV on The Radio “Will Do” from Nine Types of Light (Interscope 2011) N
Bruce Springsteen & The Sessions Band “Blinded By the Light (Live)” from Live In Dublin (Columbia 2007)
The Lonely Forest “We Sing In Time” from Arrows (ILG/Trans Records 2011) N —Playing at the Luminary on Friday.
Lanu “Beautiful Trash (feat. Megan Washington)” from Her 12 Faces (Tru Thoughts 2011) N —Out today.
Vanity Theft “Anatomy” from The Anatomy EP (Vigilante Music / Adamant Records 2010)
Adele “Rumour Has It” from 21 (XL/Columbia 2011) N
Tilly and the Wall “Pot Kettle Black” from O (Team Love Records www.team-love.com 2008)
Ron Sexsmith “Get In Line” from Long Player Late Bloomer (Thirty Tigers 2011) N
I'm from Barcelona “Get In Line” from Forever Today (Mute 2011) N —Out today.
Tim Curry “Paradise Garage” from Fearless (A&M Records 1979) —Happy 65th to Tim Curry!
Sly & The Family Stone “Underdog” from A Whole New Thing (Epic unk 1967)
The Rural Alberta Advantage “Barnes' Yard” from Departing (Saddle Creek 2011) N —Playing the Firebird on Friday.
Steely Dan “Barrytown” from Pretzel Logic (MCA 1974)
Old 97s “Curtain Calls” from Too Far to Care (Ekektra 1997)
Beady Eye “For Anyone” from Different Gear, Still Speeding (Dangerbird www.dangerbirdrecords.com 2011) N
Paul Simon “Love and Hard Times” from So Beautiful or So What (Universal 2011) N
Edie Brickell “2 O'Clock In The Morning” from Edie Brickell (RacecarLotta Records 2011) N
Lord Huron “Mighty” from Lord Huron EP ((self) 2011) N —Opening for the Rural Alberta Advantage at the Firebird on Friday.
Hunx and His Punx “Lovers Lane” from Too Young to Be in Love (Hardly Art 2011) N —I'll be doggoned: Hunx is Seth Bogart from Gravy Train!!!! (The exclamation marx--uh, marks--are theirs.)
Steve Alaimo “Stand by Me” from Starring Steve Alaimo (ABC 1965)
Eliza Doolittle “Skinny Genes” from Eliza Doolittle (CAPITOL 2011) N —Out today.
Richard X. Heyman “Only for You” from Tiers and Other Stories (Turn Up 2011) N —Out today.
Split Enz “One Step Ahead” from Corroboree (WM Australia 1981)
Gorillaz “Revolving Doors” from The Fall (Virgin 2011) N —Out today.
The Rolling Stones “Emotional Rescue” (Rolling Stones Records RCA 1980)
BRICK “Dazz” from Good High (Wounded Bird / Bang 1977) —Reissued on a remastered CD today.
Quincy Jones “Hikky-Burr” from Smackwater Jack (A&M 2009)
Thao & Mirah “Rubies and Rocks” from Thao & Mirah (Kill Rock Stars 2011) N —Out next Tuesday; also in on the collaboration is Merrill "tUnE-yArDs" Garbus.
Tune-Yards “Gangsta” from w h o k i l l (4AD 2011) N —Out today.
The Naked and Famous “All Of This” from Passive Me Aggressive You (Universal Music Ltd. 2010)
Foals “2 Trees” from Total Life Forever CD Album (Sub Pop 2010) —Foals and the Naked & Famous are playing the Firebird on Saturday.
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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