Friday, December 8, 2017

December 8th Playlist

Artist Song Album
Bob Dylan Absolutely Sweet Marie Blonde On Blonde
John Lennon Whatever Gets You Through The Night Walls and Bridges
(Anniversary of his passing is today.  May he rest in peace)
Bill Miller Listen To Me Raven In The Snow
Josh Ritter Empty Hearts The Historical Conquest of Josh Ritter
Teddy Thompson and Kelly Jones Make a Wish On Me Little Windows
Nellie McKay Change The World Get Away From Me
Barenaked Ladies It's All Been Done Stunt
Weezer My Name Is Jonas Weezer (aka the blue album)
The White Stripes You Don't Know What Love Is (You Just Do as You're Told) Icky Thump
U2 Elevation All That You Can't Leave Behind
Alvvays Dreams Tonite Antisocialites
(My pick for album of the year)
The Sundays My Finest Hour Reading, Writing, and Arithmatic
William Topley and the Sea Gypsies Hummingbird Water Taxi
Artist Song Album
Indigo Girls Least Complicated Swamp Ophelia
James McMurtry Dry River Saint Of The Woods
Wild Cub Straight No Turns Youth
Hargo Tekni-Colouring Out Of Mankind
Bruce Springsteen Backstreets Born To Run
Richard Thompson Fully Qualified To Be Your Man Action Packed!  The Best of The Capitol Years
Boz Scaggs Fly Like a Bird Some Change
The Mavericks All That Heaven Would Allow The Definitive Collection
Riley Etheridge Jr. Song For Amy The Straight and Narrow Way
Whiskeytown Excuse Me While I Break My Own Heart Strangers Almanac
Jenny O. Automechanic Automechanic
The Surfaris Wipeout! Endless Summer Legends
Billy Joel Zanzibar 52nd Street

Friday, December 1, 2017

December 1st Playlist

Artist Song Album
Francis Dunnery In My Dreams Tall Blonde Helicopter
Talking Heads Born Under The Punches (The Heat Goes On) Remain In Light
XTC Earn Enough For Us Skylarking
Midnight Oil Renaissance Man Earth and Sun and Moon
Dave Matthews Band Lie In Our Graves Crash
Paul Simon All Around The World Or The Myth of Fingerprints Graceland
Los Lobos Good Morning Aztlan Good Morning Aztlan
Dire Straits  The Bug On Every Street
Albert King and Stevie Ray Vaughan Ask Me No Questions In Session
Brendan Benson On The Fence What Kind of World
Fiona Apple O'Sailor Extraordinary Machine
Paul McCartney and Wings Let Me Roll It Band On The Run
Artist Song Album
Aimee Mann Crazytown Charmer
The Left When Our Hearts Agree Cycles
The Jayhawks Miss Williams' Guitar Tomorrow The Green Grass
Chris Whitley Weightless Long Way Around:  An Anthology 1991 - 2001
Beth Orton Someone's Daughter Trailer Park
Billy Joel Zanzibar 52nd Street
Dave Bruebeck Quartet Everybody's Jumpin' Time Out
William Orbit Cavalleria Rusticana Pieces In a Modern Style
Foster The People Houdini Torches
Tegan and Sara Where Does The Good Go So Jealous
Shawn Colvin Lodi Uncovered
Jackson Browne Love Needs a Heart Running On Empty
The BoDeans Fool Outside Looking In
Jethro Tull Look Into The Sun Stand Up

Friday, November 24, 2017

November 24th Playlist

David BowieCat People (Putting Out Fire)Let's Dance
Robbie RobertsonTestimony Robbie Robertson
Bill MillerRiver Of TimeRaven In The Snow
Bob DylanDesolation RowMTV Unplugged
Courtney Barnett DeprestonSometimes I Sit and Think and Sometimes I Just Sit
Josh RitterMe and JiggsGolden Age of Radio
R.E.M.The Sidewinder Sleeps ToniteAutomatic For The People
(Turns 25 this year.  The anniversary edition is out now.)
Neko Case Bracing For SundayThe Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You
The AstronautsBajaEndless Summer Legends
M. WardFisher of MenHold Time
Stephen KelloggLost and FoundBlunderstone Rookery
Parker MillsapForgive MeParker Millsap
Nellie McKayDavidGet Away From Me
Squirrel Nut ZippersPallin' With AlThe Best of The Squirrel Nut Zippers
Robert EllisComin' HomePhotographs
Roy Orbison and FriendsOnly The LonelyA Black and White Night
The Young VeinsCape TownTake a Vacation!
The SmithereensStrangers When We MeetEspecially For You
James McMurtryI'm Not From HereLive In Aught-Three
Steve WinwoodTake It As It ComesBack In The High Life
GenesisHome By The SeaGenesis (1983)
GenesisSecond Home By The SeaGenesis (1983)
Acoustic AlchemyMr. ChowRed Dust & Spanish Lace
Ottmar LiebertBarcelona NightsNouveau Flamenco
Chet Atkins and Mark KnopflerYakety AxeNeck and Neck
SantanaEl FarolSupernatural
QueenThese Are The Days Of Our LivesInnuendo
Nick DrakeNorthern SkyBryter Layter
(We lost both Freddie Mercury and Nick Drake on this date. Freddie in 1991 and Nick in 1974.  Both incomparable in their own right.  Both legends.  May their music live on forever.)

Friday, November 17, 2017

November 17th Playlist

Artist Song Album
Van Morrison Everyone Moondance
X.T.C. King For a Day Oranges and Lemons
World Party When The Rainbow Comes Goodbye Jumbo
The Pretenders Day After Day Pretenders II
The Sundays You're Not The Only One I Know Reading, Writing, and Arithmatic
Red Hot Chili Peppers C'mon Girl Stadium Arcadium
Jack White Hypocritical Kiss Blunderbuss
Tori Amos Tear In Your Hand Little Earthquakes
(Playing at the Hult Center next Saturday the 25th)
Indigo Girls Kid Fears Indigo Girls
Melissa Etheridge You Can Sleep While I Drive Brave and Crazy
Nanci Griffith Goin' Gone The Last of The True Believers
Lyle Lovett Ballad of the Snow Leopard and the Tanqueray Cowboy Step Inside This House
The Moody Blues In My World Long Distance Voyager
Artist Song Album
10,000 Maniacs Stockton Gala Days MTV Unplugged
Dar Williams Go To The Woods Promised Land
Jenny Lewis with The Watson Twins The Big Guns Rabbit Fur Coat
Leslie Mendelson I Know You Better Than That Swan Feathers
Jesse Cook I Put a Spell On You The Blue Guitar Sessions
Scott Fisher Raise Your Sail Jumpin' At Shadows
The Jason Spooner Band  After All Chemical
Duke Robillard Sunday Mornin' Guitar Groove-A-Rama
Dave Specter The Mighty Burner Speculatin'
Craig Chaquico Fire Red Moon Fire Red Moon
Big Head Todd and The Monsters It's Alright Sister Sweetly
Elvis Costello Deep Dark Truthful Mirror Spike
Nikki Jean Steel and Feathers (Don't Ever) Pennies In a Jar

Friday, November 10, 2017

November 10th Playlist

Artist Song Album
Barenaked Ladies Second Best Everything to everyone
Fountains of Wayne 92 Subaru Traffic and Weather
The Candles Believe You Now La Candelaria
Greg Laswell Take Everything Take a Bow
First Aid Kit Heaven Knows Stay Gold
Kathleen Edwards Empty Threat Voyageur
Matt Ward feat. Zooey Deschanel  Sweetheart A Wasteland Companion
Parker Millsap Disappear Parker Millsap
Dick Hyman Group Shine Sweet and Lowdown soundtrack
Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton The Last Time Play The Blues:  Live From Jazz at Lincoln Center
Hugh Laurie They're Red Hot Let Them Talk
Colin Hay What Would Bob Do? Are You Lookin' At Me?
Bob Dylan Highway 61 Revisited Highway 61 Revisited
Jim Croce Rapid Roy (The Stock Car Boy) Photographs & Memories:  His Greatest Hits
John Lennon  Crippled Inside Imagine
Bill Miller Eagle Must Fly Free Raven In The Snow
Artist Song Album
R.E.M. Catapult Murmur
Gavin Wahl-Stephens and The Americans Good Thing No Keys/No Gold
Bruce Springsteen Sherry Darling The River
Supertramp From Now On Even In The Quietest Moments
Gerry Rafferty Island City To City
Ronnie Earl and The Broadcasters After All Soul Searchin'
Charles Brown Honey These Blues
The Claudettes Serenading The Clean-Up Crew Infernal Piano Plot…Hatched!
Elton John Where To Now St. Peter? Tumbleweed Connection
Josh Ritter Friendamine Gathering
Alvvays Plimsoll Punks Antisocialites
Tegan and Sara Take Me Anywhere So Jealous
Jeff Buckley Lilac Wine Grace
Nick Drake Fruit Tree Five Leaves Left