Sam Mellon And The Skylarks “Your Father's Father's Galaxy” from Listen To The Birds Sing You The Truth (Rankoutsider Records 2011) N Buy it!
Giant Sand “Love Like A Train” from The Love Songs (Homestead Records 1988)Buy it!
Howe Gelb “Broken Bird & The Ghost River” from Alegrias (Fire Records 2011) N Buy it!
Renee Arozqueta “Intentions + Indifference” from Tennessee (self-released 2011) N Buy it!
Whiskeytown “16 Days” from Faithless Street (Outpost 1995)Buy it!
Thao & Mirah “Eleven (featuring Tune-Yards)” from Thao & Mirah (Kill Rock Stars www.killrockstars.com 2011) N —playing at Off Broadway on June 15Buy it!
Br'er “I'm Sorry Mom” from Of Shemales And Kissaboos (Edible Onion 2011) N —playing at Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center next Thursday, May 19Buy it!
The Powder Kegs “Falling Together, Coming Apart” from The Amanicans (self-released 2011) N —playing at Pig Slop Studios (2700 Cherokee) next Tuesday, May 17Buy it!
Julie Doiron “Yer Kids” from Woke Myself Up (Jagjaguwar 2007)Buy it!
Old Time Relijun “Tightest Cage” from (45) (K 2007) —Old Time Relijun's Arrington de Dionyso will be playing at the Jefferson Warehouse on Friday, June 3Buy it!
Bill Frisell “Mother Daughter” from Sign of Life (Savoy Jazz 2011) N —The Bill Frisell Quartet will be playing at the Old Rock House this Thursday, May 12Buy it!
Vermillion Lies “Bonnie & Clyde” from In New Orleans (45) (KOI Records 2008) —half of Vermillion Lies, Zoe Boekbinder, will be playing at Off Broadway tonightBuy it!
Joseph Falcon “Acadian One-Step” from Anthology Of American Folk Music Volume 2 (Smithsonian Folkways 1997)Buy it!
Peter Stampfel & Baby Gramps “Ain't Gonna Rain No More” from Outertainment (Red Newt Records 2010) N Buy it!
Bill Frisell “Variation On A Theme” from Ghost Town (Nonesuch 2000) —background music for the first half of today's showBuy it!
Bunnygrunt “Just Like Ol' Times” from Lady, You Just Got Von Damaged! (45) (Pancake Productions 2011) N L —playing tonight at El Lenador with The Union ElectricBuy it!
Grace Basement “Lay On The Wheel, Sweet Sally” from 7" (Eastern Watts 2011) N LBuy it!
Tenement Ruth “The Other One” from (tba) (self-released 2012) N L —playing this Friday, May 13 at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room with The Vondrukes and Devil Baby FreakshowBuy it!
Steve Earle “Until The Day I Die” from Transcendental Blues (E-Squared, LLC/Artemis Records 2000) —Steve Earle, the author, will be at the Schlafly Branch of the Saint Louis Public Library signing his new book next Monday, May 16Buy it!
Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs “Up Off The Floor” from Dirt Don't Hurt (Transdreamer 2008)Buy it!
Holly Golightly & The Brokeoffs “Burn Your Fun” from Dirt Don't Hurt (Transdreamer 2008) —playing next Tuesday, May 17 at the FirebirdBuy it!
Meat Puppets “Orange” from Lollipop (Megaforce 2011) N Buy it!
Robert Sarazin Blake “The Little Disappointments We Swallow” from Put It All Down In A Letter (Same Room 2011) N —featuring The Powder Kegs as his backing bandBuy it!
Lord Composer “Hill And Gully Ride; Mandeville Road” from The Secret Museum Of Mankind Vol. 1 (Yazoo 1995)Buy it!
Lee Perry And The Upsetters “Samurai Swordsman” from Return Of Wax (Justice League 1998) —recorded ca. 1975Buy it!
Bill Frisell “Big Bob” from Ghost Town (Nonesuch 2000)Buy it!
The Ex “Cold Weather” from Catch My Shoe (Ex Records www.theex.nl 2011) N —guitar rock from HollandBuy it!
Group Inerane “Alemin” from Guitars From Agadez, Vol. 3 (Sublime Frequencies 2010) N —guitar rock from NigerBuy it!
Harry Partch “Castor” from The Harry Partch Collection, Volume 1 (New World Records 2004) —background music for the second half of today's showBuy it!
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