Bittersweet Melody (Music)
Wed Mar 28th 2012 5.00am–7.00am
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Dire Straits “BROTHERS IN ARMS” from Brothers In Arms (Warner Bros. 1985)Buy it!
Great Lake Swimmers “Cornflower Blue” from New Wild Everywhere (Nettwerk 2012) N Buy it!
Abigail Washburn “Corner Girl” from City of Refuge (Rounder www.rounder.com 2011) —@ the Sheldon Ballroom on April 12.Buy it!
Trampled by Turtles “ALONE” from Stars & Satellites (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2012) N Buy it!
Caroline Smith And The Good Night Sleeps “Denim Boy” from Little Wind (self 2011) —@ Off Broadway on Friday, April 13. St. Louis' own Jump Starts open along with April Smith and the Big Picture Show.Buy it!
Alela Diane “Elijah” from Alela Diane & Wild Divine (Rough Trade 2011)Buy it!
PaPa “Ain't It So” from A Good Woman Is Hard to Find - EP (Hit City U.S.A./Psychedelic Judaism 2011) N —Papa consists of Darren Weiss and Daniel Present ... with help from some of the members of Dawes.Buy it!
The Shins “Bait And Switch” from Port Of Morrow (Columbia 2012) N Buy it!
Sharon Van Etten “Serpents” from Tramp (Jagjaguwar 2012) N —Sharon will at the Luminary Center for the Arts this Saturday, March 31.Buy it!
Cate Le Bon “Puts Me to Work” from Cyrk (Control Group 2012) N —From the 2nd album of this Cardiff, Wales singer with the spooky voice.Buy it!
Mission of Burma “Mica” from Vs. (Rykodisc 1982) —Mission of Burma will be at the Firebird next Wednesday, April 4.Buy it!
The Psychedelic Furs “Into You Like a Train” from Heaven - The Best of the Psychedelic Furs (Sony Music UK 2011)Buy it!
Arkells “Coffee” from Michigan Left (Universal Music Canada www.thehip.com 2011) N —This Canadian band was a new discovery of mine a couple of weeks ago ... love this album and I want to share it with you as my Artist of the Week.Buy it!
Arkells “Michigan Left” (Universal Music Canada www.thehip.com 2011) N Buy it!
Ben Kweller “FULL CIRCLE” from Go Fly a Kite (The Noise Co. 2012) N —Ben Kweller is at Off Broadway this Friday night, March 30.Buy it!
Ben Kweller “I Don't Know Why” from Ben Kweller (ATO Records 2006)Buy it!
White Denim “Burnished” from D (Downtown 2011) —In town at the Firebird on Saturday, April 7.Buy it!
Pond “Elegant Design” from Beard, Wives, Denim (Modular 2012) N —Conceived by a couple of members of the band Tame Impala, this Australian band just released its 2nd album.Buy it!
The Zambonis “CAPTAIN” from Five Minute Major (IN D Minor) (Blue Line Recordings 2012) N —From the new album of this hockey obsessed Connecticut-based bandBuy it!
Ferraby Lionheart “Harry and Bess” from The Jack of Hearts (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2010)Buy it!
Michael Kiwanuka “Worry Walks Beside Me” from Home Again (Interscope www.thehip.com 2012) N —I can't get enough of this new album by this British soul singer.Buy it!
Adam Cohen “Like a Man” from What Other Guy (Decca 2012) N —The son of Leonard Cohen, this is from Adam's new album.Buy it!
Nada Surf “The Plan” from High / Low (Elektra Records 1996) —Nada Surf will be at the Old Rockhouse on June 25.Buy it!
Said the Whale “Heavy Ceiling” from Little Mountain (Hidden Pony hiddenpony.ca/ 2012) N —New from this Vancouver, BC, CA band ...Buy it!
Joe Pug “The Great Despiser” (Lightning Rod 2012) N —From the new album due on April 24. This track features guest vocals from Craig Finn. Joe will be at Off Broadway on May 14.Buy it!
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