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"Rat Salad" with mark (archive)

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 | 07:00 to 09:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Pretenders The Phone Call Pretenders Sire 1980
Pretenders Up The Neck Pretenders Sire
Pretenders Tattooed Love Boys Pretenders Sire
Pretenders Space Invader Pretenders Sire
Pretenders The Wait Pretenders Sire
* feedtime Haha The Aberrant Years Sub Pop Aussies, 70s-80s
* La Otracina Voyage To Heldonia The Aquarian Wind Who Can You Trust?/Sound of Cobra new from Brooklyn
Mahavishnu Orchestra Thousand Island Park Birds Of Fire Columbia 1973. A nice request from last week (thx)
* Harrison Bankhead Sextet Chicago Senorita Morning Sun Harvest Moon Engine Chicago bass player & severely grooving combo. New.
* The Funkees Mimbo Dancing Time: The Best of Eastern Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77 Soundway ! ! !
* Peter Mulvey Everybody Knows The Good Stuff Signature Sounds New album, his fifteenth. Leonard Cohen song.
Hammie Nixon, Van Zula Hunt & The Beale Street Jug Band 'Taint Nobody's Business (VA) It Came From Memphis, vol. 2 Birdman 2001 comp. 1980 recording... Notes say "as Van Zula Hunt progressed into the song, she got more and more horizontal in her chair."
Hot Rize Sally Goodin Red Knuckles & The Trailblazers / Hot Rize Flying Fish 1984ish
J Rocc untitled (tracks 5 & 6) Some Cold Rock Stuf Stones Throw taken from the "mystery disc" that came w/ the album proper... different mystery with each one purchased...
* Dylan Ettinger Blue And Blue Lifetime of Romance Not Not Fun New synth pop
* Tenniscoats Tanjobi No Yokan Papa's Ear Häpna Japanese duo Saya & Ueno, backed by the ambient Swedish group, Tape.
Tape Fingers Luminarium Häpna 2008
* Bohemian Instrumental Duo Národnich Pisni (VA) Cylinder Recordings, vol. 3 http://cylinders.library.ucsb.edu 1913 folk song original released on a ?celluloid cylinder. Beautiful minor key!
Weedeater Alone God Luck and Good Speed Southern Lord Playing at Casbah on Saturday night 4/28.
Weedeater 20 Dollar Peanut God Luck and Good Speed Southern Lord " "
* Vertacyn Arc Materializer Vivian Revival Marksmanship That's a Negative on the Leapfrog, Captain America 10 GeV They claim to have recorded this at a particle accelator in Calif. Well alright, then.
Thee Oh Sees Corrupted Coffin Castlemania In The Red from last summer...
The Clean Twist Top Unknown Country Flying Nun 1996. Playing Cat's Cradle on June 8th!
The Coachmen Lovelight (VA) Lost Souls vol. 2: Garage Psychedelic Rock from Arkansas and Beyond, 1965-1971 Psych of the South Late 60s, Little Rock, Ark.
The Byrds The World Turns All Around Her Turn! Turn! Turn! Columbia 1965?
Flying Burrito Brothers Christine's Tune The Best of the Flying Burrito Brothers A&M R.I.P. bass player Chris Etheridge. (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BITiY8M_oDo&feature=fvsr)
Patsy Cline So Wrong The Patsy Cline Collection MCA Wow. Every time wow.
* Holly Golightly Featuring the Brokeoffs No Big Thing Long Distance Damaged Goods New slowed-down blues-o-countryish versions of some of her earlier song. Either version of this one is terrific.
David Childers & The Modern Don Juans Bottom Of My Bottle Jailhouse Religion Little King from down toward (but not in) Charlotte. 2006.
* Radar Eyes Disconnection Radar Eyes HoZac New from Chicago. Nice fuzz rock, in short.
Bad Checks 17 Graveyard Tramp Loretta Raleigh, 1985. !!!
* The Men Animal Open Your Heart Sacred Bones new from Brooklyn too.
King Crimson Red Red Atlantic Fripp, Wetton & Bruford (ack! sounds like a law firm!). 1974.