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"Clink" with Steve Gardner (archive)

I've been DJing for over 20 years. I try to whittle down an eclectic lifetime of faves into 2 hours each week.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 | 14:00 to 16:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
* Man Man Knuckle Down Life Fantastic Anti-
* Daedelus Penny Loafers (with Inara George) Bespoke Ninja Tune
Kid Koala A Night at the Nufonia Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Ninja Tune
* Austra The Future Feel It Break Domino
* Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues Helplessness Blues Sub Pop
Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band The Roof Where the Messengers Meet Dead Oceans
Built to Spill Conventional Wisdom You in Reverse Warner Bros
Dinosaur Jr Little Fury Things You're Living All Over Me Merge
* The Death Set 7pm Woke Up an Hour Ago (feat. Spank Rock) Michael Poiccard Counter Playing the Local 506 on 5/25.
* David Kilgour & The Heavy Eights Left By Soft Left By Soft Merge
The Feelies White Light/White Heat Invitation 12" A&M
* OFF! Upside Down First Four EPs Vice Led by Keith Morris (Black Flag/Circle Jerks) along with Dimitri Coats (Burning Brides), Steven McDonald (Redd Kross) and Mario Rubalcaba (Rocket from the Crypt/Hot Snakes).
* Mount Moriah Lament Mount Moriah Holidays for Quince Heather is playing a solo set at Pinhook on Friday with Kaia and Nicole Reynolds. Fun!
* Low Nothing But Heart C'mon Sub Pop
Retribution Gospel Choir Breaker Retribution Gospel Choir Caldo Verde Feat. Alan from Low. This is a Low song all rocked up.
Ride Leave Them All Behind OX4 The Best of Ride The First Time
* Eleventh Dream Day Tall Man Riot Now! Thrill Jockey
* BOAT Bite My Lips Dress Like Your Idols Magic Marker
* Okkervil River The Valley I Am Very Far Jagjaguawar
Bishop Allen Flight 180 The Broken String Dead Oceans
Terry Allen Rio Ticino Salivation Sugar Hill
* Beastie Boys Too Many Rappers (featuring Nas) Hot Sauce Committee Part Two Capitol
JJ Fad You're Goin Down Fly Girls! B-Boys Beware: Revenge of the Super Female Rappers! Soul Jazz 1988
The Faint Hospital Saddle Creek 50 Saddle Creek
* The Raveonettes Recharge and Revolt Raven in the Grave Vice
* The Sea and Cake Covers The Moonlight Butterfly Thrill Jockey