Nels Andrews “Dollar and the Dream” from Off Track Betting (Reveal Records 2008)Buy it!
The Archibalds “SINKING SHIPS” from O Camellia (Breakfast Mascot / Superpop Records 2007)Buy it!
Lucinda Williams “Metal Firecracker” from Car Wheels on a Gravel Road (Mercury 1998)Buy it!
The James Low Western Front “Words” from Whiskey Farmer (self released 2012) N Buy it!
Dave Rawlings Machine “Bells of Harlem” from A Friend of a Friend (Acony Records 2009)Buy it!
The Everybodyfields “Lonely Anywhere” from Nothing Is Okay (Ramseur Records www.ramseurrecords.ocm 2007)Buy it!
Craig Finn “Western Pier” from Clear Heart Full Eyes (Vagrant 2012) N —Fri 2/10 Craig Finn and Mount Moriah – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Glorie “Lazy Day” from Glorie (Makeshift Music 2011) —Led by former Satyrs frontman, Jason PaxtonBuy it!
Etta James “Cigarettes & Coffee” from The Dreamer (Verve Forecast 2011) —Jamesetta Hawkins; January 25, 1938 – January 20, 2012. Her epic version of the Eddie Thomas Jay Walker Jerry Butler Otis Redding classic.Buy it!
Cat Power “Woman Left Lonely” from Jukebox (Matador 2008) —Written by Dan Penn and Spooner OldhamBuy it!
Sharon Van Etten “Warsaw” from Tramp (Jagjaguwar www.jagjaguwar.com 2012) N —Due out first week of February. Sat 3/31 – Sharon Van Etten & the War on Drugs – Luminary Center for the ArtsBuy it!
The War On Drugs “I Was There” from Slave Ambient (Secretly Canadian 2011)Buy it!
Chuck Prophet “White Night, Big City” from Temple Beautiful (Yep Roc 2012) N —Due out Feb. 7. Thurs 3/22 Chuck Prophet – Off BroadwayBuy it!
Ray Wylie Hubbard “A. Enlightenment B. Endarkenment (Hint: There is no C)” from A: Enlightenment B: Endarkenment (Hint: There Is No C) (Bordello Records 2010)Buy it!
Bhi Bhiman “Guttersnipe” from Bhiman (Boocoo Music 2012) N Buy it!
Bob Dylan “Tough Mama” from Planet Waves (Asylum 1974)Buy it!
Felice Brothers “Run Chicken Run” from Yonder Is the Clock (Team Love 2009)Buy it!
Dolly Varden “Mouthful of Lies” (self released 2012) N —Recently reissued and remixed out-of-print debut album from 1995Buy it!
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit “Streetlights” from Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit (Lightning Rod Records 2009)Buy it!
Adam Reichmann “Dead of the Morning” from Another Version of the Same Story (Perdition 2004) L —Very rare acoustic album from the Nadine front man. If you're reading this, look up Adam on Facebook and tell him to get that new album out already.Buy it!
Leonard Cohen “Amen” from Old Ideas (Columbia 2013) N —due out at end of JanuaryBuy it!
Caleb Travers “Paris, 2nd Best” from Ain't No Jukebox (self released 2011) L —Really fine EP from the St. Louis singer and songwriterBuy it!
Etta James “God's Song (That's Why I Love Mankind)” from The Essential Etta James (Chess MCA 1993) —Check out Tom Papa Ray's fine appreciation of Ms. James at KDHX.orgBuy it!
Stephie Coplan and the Pedestrians “Make You Mine” from Stephie Coplan and the Pedestrians (self released 2012) N —from HobokenBuy it!
Ana Egge “Driving With No Hands” from Bad Blood (Ammal Records 2011)Buy it!
Cheyenne Marie Mize “Going Under” from We Don't Need EP (Yep Roc 2012) N Buy it!
Rough Shop “Clean Slate” from Here Today (Perdition Records 2008) L —Rough Shop is finishing up its fourth album, "Beneath the South Side Bridge." More info on this STL band at roughshop.comBuy it!
Grace Woodroofe “Battles” from Always Want (Modular Recordings 2010) N —Download this song gratis at the KDHX Blog.Buy it!
Jason McNiff “Pilgrim Soul” from In My Time (Snowstorm 2008) —One of my favorite albums from 2008.Buy it!
Woody Guthrie “Pretty Boy Floyd” from Struggle (Special Delivery / Topic 1990) —Hard to overstate the importance of this album, first released in 1941. Probably the first album by Woody to purchase, if only for his great liner note essay.Buy it!
Bruce Springsteen “Mansion on the Hill” from Nebraska VINYL ALBUM (Columbia 1982) —2012 is the centennial of Woody's birth and the 30th anniversary of this album, unimaginable without Woody.Buy it!
Other Lives “For 12” from Tamer Animals (tbd Records 2011) —Tue 2/7 Other Lives – GramophoneBuy it!
Justin Townes Earle “Nothing's Gonna Change The Way You Feel About Me Now” (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2012) N —Due out March 27.Buy it!
Etta James “Take It To The Limit” from Deep in the Night (Bullseye Blues www.rounder.com 1978) —Produced by Jerry WexlerBuy it!
Nada Surf “Teenage Dreams” from The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy (City Slang 2012)Buy it!
Big Star “Thirteen” from #1 Record/ Radio City (Fantasy/Concord 1975)Buy it!
The Byrds “All I Really Want To Do” from Mr. Tambourine Man (Columbia 1965) —Original mono versionBuy it!
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