playlist for 6-18-09

All right, gang! This was my last radio show until the fall.

Send a comment my way if you'd like mp3s of any of the shows (I recorded a lot of them), or if you'd like more info / recommendations.

the blow - parentheses (rory phillips remix) - [kyle olson's party mix]
nouvelle vague - just can't get enough - nouvelle vague
coco rosie - rainbowarriors - the adventures of ghosthorse and stillborn
tiny tim - ever since you told me that you love me (i'm a nut)
harry nilsson - daybreak - nilsson schmilsson

forever amber- all the colours of my book - the love cycle
the cramps - garbageman - off the bone
the make up! - i am pentagon - save yourself
six twilights - tonight i'm letting you drive - six twilights

dengue fever - hummingbird - "sleepwalking through the mekong"
sneaky feelings - husband house - sentimental education
crowded house - not the girl you think you are - recurring dream
the 6ths- you you you you you - hyacinths and thistles

jeffery lewis & the junkyard - slogan - 'em are i
heavenly - PUNK girl - the rise and fall of...
shonen knife - catnip dream - rock animals
the aquabats - my skateboard - the fury of...!

dori grayson - try love - shreveport northern soul
camera obscura - teenager - underachievers please try harder
sam prekop - c+f - who's your new professor
it hugs back - now + again - inside your guitar

the field mice - i thought wrong - skywriting + other singles
brighter - poppy day - half hearted (ep)
poppyheads - pictures you weave - cremation town
the bats - claudine - thousands of luminous spheres

frank black - sunday sunny mill valley groove day - honeycomb
camera obscura - the sweetest thing - my maudlin career
saturday looks good to me - lift me up - slgtm
magnetic fields - if there's such a thing as love - i

the clean - anything could happen - anthology

background music: dengue fever, i am robot and proud, hercules and love affair, yann tiersen


playlist for 6-11-09

new albums (few and far between) marked with asterisks.
i will link youtubes to half of the tracks i played. you are welcome!!

~~ tasty doo-wop block! ~~
barrance whitfield and the savages - juicy fruit - dig yourself
the bop chords - so why - youtube
wendy rene - bar b q - youtube
the marquis - bohemian daddy - youtube
young jessie - shuffle in the gravel - youtube
the du droppers - i wanna love you - youtube

~~ funky and cute world/portuguese music ~~
mickey moonlight - interplanetary music - youtube
* amadou and mariam - ce n'est pas bon - welcome to mali
chico buarque - chega de suadade - youtube
lo burges - homem de rua - youtube
Elis Regina and Antonio Jobim - Águas de Março

~~ even funkier stuff + fresh beats ~~
* amadou and mariam - welcome to mali - welcome to mali
fettes brot - emanuela - youtube
wale - w.a.l.e.d.a.n.c.e. (justice remixed and rap'd) - youtube
disco. - love will freak us (missy eliot / joy division mash-up)

~~ moody and adorable 80s twee indie-rock ~~
echo and the bunnymen - silver - live at the royal albert hall 1983
the sea urchins - solace - stardust
the bodines - slip slide - played
the brilliant corners - with a kiss - somebody up there likes me
the bats - block of wood - daddy's highway
the steppes - i think i'll go - the steppes

~~ love that 60s garage rock sound ~~
the clean - beatnik - anthology
the standells - try it - the best of the standells
the pretty things - you don't believe me - get the picture
the yardbirds - i'm not talking - for your love

~~ dreamier and more lo-fi 60s garage rock ~~
davila 666 - bla bla bla - youtube
ariel pink's haunted graffiti - among dreams - the doldrums
the standells - dirty water - the best of the standells
small faces - hey girl - the autumn stone
the move - blackberry way - the move

~~ new releases mixed in with old favorites ~~
* king khan and the shrines - outta harm's way - what is?!
* the eels - lilac breeze - hombre lobo (12 songs of desire)
sneaky feelings - husband house - heavenly pop hits
the sea urchins - pristine christine - stardust
the bats - claudine - thousands of tiny luminous spheres

* jeffery lewis& the junkyard - broken broken broken heart - 'em are i
magnetic fields - crazy for you but not that crazy - 69 love songs


playlist for 6-4-09

If you like the background music that I use, you might want to look into Oscar Sulley, or the compilation album Si, Para Usted. John Williams' classical guitar picking is also nice; Herbie Hancock's "Sunlight" is my default.

freezepop - summer boy - freezepop forever
dan deacon - building voices - bromst
dirty projectors - stillness is the move (jimmy douglass mix) - stillness is the move

i am robot and proud - when i get my ears - the electricity in your house wants to sing
coconut records - summer day - nighttiming
jeffery lewis - tell it to your heart - cross pollination: the mixtape

akron family - river - set 'em wild, set 'em free
claira's daze - october - claira's daze (debut ep)
martha wainwright - the george song - i know you're married but i have feelings too
the anniversary - anais - superdrag/anniversary (split ep)

saturday looks good to me - lift me up - slgtm
pas/cal - what happened to the sands - oh honey, we're ridiculous
the thrills - don't steal our sun - so much for the city
cornelius - seashore and horizon - fantasma
aztec camera - dreams sweet dreams - dreamland

clap your hands say yeah - upon this tidal wave of young blood - cyhsy
the clean - beatnik - anthology
the nerves - give me some time - one way ticket
the clean - anything could happen - anthology

wolf parade - i'll believe in anything - wolf parade
grizzly bear - two weeks - veckatimest
why? - speech bubbles - elephant eyelash
pavement - spit on a stranger - terror twilight
magnetic fields - i don't want to get over you - 69 love songs
magnetic fields - i don't love you anymore - I

the bats - north by north - daddy's highway
the go-betweens - that way - metal and shells
the field mice - if you need someone - the field mice
st. christopher - you deserve more than a maybe - (sarah records)

camera obscura - the sweetest thing - my maudlin career