Playlist for the 8/30/15 show

August 31st, 2015 by leg

capital staircase_500


8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Withered Hand: King of Hollywood
Wye Oak: Shriek
Mac DeMarco: Passing Out Pieces
Atlas Sound: Mona Lisa
Chromatics: Cherry
Temples: Colours To Life
Tame Impala: Lucidity
Devendra Banhart: Long Haired Child
Strand of Oaks: Goshen ’97
Warpaint: Undertow
Timber Timbre: Creep On Creepin’ On
Mark Mulcahy: In The Afternoon
Brown Bird: Blood Of Angels
St. Vincent: Digital Witness
LCD Soundsystem: Time To Get Away
Dum Dum Girls: Yours Alone
Panda Bear: Comfy in Nautica

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Beck: Morning (A perfect Sunday song.)
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down: You Can Have It All
Carla Thomas: You’ll Lose A Good Thing
Palace Brothers: I Had A Good Mother And Father
Quilt: Penobska Oakwalk
Pseudosix: Apathy And Excess
Real Estate: Crime
Cibo Matto: Lobby
Michael Kiwanuka: You’ve Got Nothing to Lose
Nord Express: Tripleplay
Death Vessel feat. Jónsi: Ilsa Drown
Angel Olsen: Iota
Laura Cantrell: When The Roses Bloom Again
Frankie Cosmos: Leonie
Os Mutantes: Fuga No. II
Dan Croll: Home

Playlist from the 8/23/15 show

August 24th, 2015 by leg

best berry field_500

I wove this playlist from gold. Ha! All the songs from the 8/23/15 show:

8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Hot Chip: Huarache Lights
Baio: Sister of Pearl (This guy is in Vampire Weekend!)
The Mynabirds: Wildfire
Tame Impala: The Moment
SAINT PEPSI: Mr. Wonderful
Jenny Hval: Heaven
Diane Cluck: Easy To Be Around
Red House Painters: New Jersey
Deradoorian: A Beautiful Woman (This gal is the bassist for Dirty Projectors! And I’m adding to this to my list of favorite songs of 2015. I try to listen to other songs on the album but I keep going back to just this one.)
Total Makeover: Different Shapes
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart: A Teenager in Love
Vinyl Williams: Gold Lodge
Toro Y Moi: Buffalo
Eternal Summers: Ebb Tide
Beach House: Sparks (Playing tomorrow night at Upstate Concert Hall.)
Jessica Pratt: Back, Baby

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Jeen: Backyard
Thao: Trouble Was For
Silicon: God Emoji
Coke Weed: Dead Man Walking
Briana Marela: Surrender
Heather Woods Broderick: Fall Hard
Sharon Van Etten: Our Love
Leon Bridges: Coming Home
The Parlor: The Surgeon’s Knife (Favorite song of the show.)
Unknown Mortal Orchestra: The World Is Crowded
Matilde Davoli: Going Down
Night Beds: Corner
Ms. John Soda: Hero Whales
Joanna Newsom: Sapokanikan
Yumi Zouma: A Long Walk Home For Parted Lovers
Diet Cig: Harvard

Playlist for 8/16/15 show

August 17th, 2015 by leg



8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Jonathan Richman: Vampire Girl
Avey Tare: Little Fang (On the air I said this song was by Sylvan Esso. But it’s not, it’s by Avey Tare.)
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart: Simple and Sure
Lost In The Trees: Night Walking
Veronica Falls: Beachy Head
Tanlines: All Of Me (so triumphant)
Vampire Weekend: Step
Frida Hyvonen: You Never Got Me Right
Tame Impala: Lucidity
Best Coast: Our Deal
Mr. Little Jeans: Good Mistake
Sabina: Mystery River
Life Without Buildings: 14 Days
Avey Tare: Little Fang
Kelley Stoltz: Kim Chee Taco Man
Hospitality: Sleepover

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
St. Vincent: Prince Johnny
Valerie June: Somebody To Love (I love anything she puts in my ears, including these awesome Folkways songs she picked out and annotated.) 
Grizzly Bear: Cheerleader
Marissa Nadler: We Are Coming Back
Band Of Horses: Blue Beard
Washed Out: Don’t Give Up
Nobody & The Mystic Chords of Memory: The Seed
Twin Sister: Eastern Green
Nick Drake: All My Trials
Peggy Sue: How Heavy the Quiet that Grew Between Your Mouth and Mine
Frankie Rose And The Outs: Memo
Laura Veirs: Sun Is King
The Firs: Smoke Thin
Dan Auerbach: When The Night Comes
Taken By Trees: In Other Words
Fleet Foxes: Sim Sala Bim

Playlist for 8/9/15 radio show

August 10th, 2015 by leg

old car_JPcd004-R1-E006_500


8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Beach House: Used to Be
Cut Copy: Need You Now
Panda Bear: Comfy In Nautica
Her Space Holiday: Shonanoka
Megafaun: Second Friend
The Secret Sisters: If I Don’t
Peaking Lights:Subterranean Brainblow
Bikini Kill: False Start
Jessica Lea Mayfield: Standing in the Sun
Cayucas: Deep Sea
The Firs: A Fight
Sylvan Esso: Could I Be
Fear Of Men: Luna
Saintseneca: Happy Alone
Emiliana Torrini: Animal Games

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Delicate Steve: Love
Julie Doiron: The Sweetest Eyes (When You Laugh)
Damien Jurado: Silver Malcolm
Chairlift: Frigid Spring
Sandy’s: Great Highway
Kyle Andrews: Great Big Life (Acoustic)
Yo La Tengo: Fourth Time Around
Sharon Van Etten: Every Time the Sun Comes Up
Mr. Little Jeans Feat. The Silverlake Conservatory Of Music Youth Chorale: Oh Sailor
The Amazing: Dragon
Devon Sproule: Keep Your Silver Shined
The Shivers: Kisses
Okkervil River: Lay of the Last Survivor
Mac DeMarco: Goodbye Weekend
Ponies In The Surf: Ventricle
Wye Oak: The Tower

Playlist for 8/2/15 show

August 3rd, 2015 by leg

troy sign_500


8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
The Smittens: Stop The Bombs
Fol Chen: Doubles
Cayucas: Deep Sea (I saw them! In the flesh! This past week!)
St. Vincent: The Strangers
Death Cab for Cutie: Stay Young, Go Dancing
Phosphorescent: A Charm / A Blade
Bleached: Searching Through The Past
Soltero: Hands Up
Bored Nothing: Popcorn
Guards: Ready To Go
Pernice Brothers: Overcome By Happiness
Animal Collective: My Girls
Kacey Johansing: Honey
Orba Squara: Millionaires
Veronica Falls: So Tired
Sufjan Stevens: Adlai Stevenson

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Living Sisters: Can You Get To That?
Vetiver: To Baby
Emiliana Torrini: Today Has Been Ok
The xx: Fiction
The Coathangers: My Baby
Tame Impala: Feels Like We Only Go Backwards
The Magnetic Fields: Andrew in Drag
The Innocence Mission: That Was Another Country (They’re working on a new album and hopefully they will come here when they tour with it!)
Girls: My Ma’
Fruit Bats: You’re Too Weird
Junip: Your Life Your Call
Johnny Flynn: The Wrote & the Writ
Daniel Martin Moore: The Old Measure
Bowerbirds: House Of Diamonds
Young Man: Wasted
Hanne Hukkelberg: No Mascara Tears
The Bandana Splits: Baby Talkin (The Shoo Wop Song)

Playlist for the 7/26/15 show

July 27th, 2015 by leg

rainy train window_500

8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Beach Day: Walking on the Streets
St. Vincent: Prince Johnny
Johnny Cash & June Carter: Oh, What A Good Thing We Had
Valerie June: You Can’t Be Told (She put together an excellent playlist of Smithsonian Folkways songs this past week.)
Jessica Pratt: Back, Baby
Chromatics: Cherry
Father John Misty: The Ideal Husband
Literature: New Jacket
Sufjan Stevens: Adlai Stevenson
Tennis: Marathon
Mercedes López: Delgadina
José Gonzaléz: Leaf Off / The Cave
The Van Allen Belt: Afternoon Walk of Shame
Sonny & The Sunsets: The Application
Carla Thomas: Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)
The Innocence Mission: Bright As Yellow
The Books: Beautiful People

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Winterpills: Laughing
Young Guv: Crushing Sensation
Deerhoof: Mirror Monster
The Jesus & Mary Chain: Just Like Honey
Alvvays: Adult Diversion
Lady Lamb The Beekeeper: Billions Of Eyes
Rose Melberg: Not Just To Be Loved But To Love
LCD Soundsystem: Home
David Byrne and St. Vincent: Who
David Byrne and St. Vincent: Lazarus
St. Vincent: Cruel
Ryley Walker: Primrose Green
Belle & Sebastian: Perfect Couples
Beverly: Madora
Justin Townes Earle: Slow Monday
Ravens and Chimes: Eleventh Street
Elvis Perkins: I Came for Fire
Leadbelly: Irene
Moreno Veloso: Verso Simples


Playlist for the 7/19/15 show

July 20th, 2015 by leg

zine 7 photo_500


Up there in the photo…that’s the new issue of the Hello Pretty City zine! It’s free! Only available on Delaware Avenue at Fort Orange General Store.

8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Cayucas: Champion
Jeen: NY Island
Unknown Mortal Orchestra: Can’t Keep Checking My Phone
Houndstooth: Borderlands
Thee Oh Sees: Wax Face
Lower Dens: To Die in LA
Bleached: Dead Boy
The Clientele: Rain
Jackie Zealous: California
Thao: Cool Yourself
Flyying Colours: Feathers
Kindness: Swingin Party
WIN WIN: Dead Girls
King Tuff: Eyes of the Muse
Those Darlins: Hung Up On Me
Willie Watson: Long John Dean
Broken Social Scene: Texico Bitches

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
The Weather Station: Floodplain
Mavis Staples: You Are Not Alone
Os Mutantes: Le Premier Bonheur Du Jour
Yo La Tengo: What Comes Next
PHOX: Kingfisher
Emmylou Harris & Neil Young: Star Of Bethlehem (And still she stays on my mind.)
Secret Cities: It’s Always Summer
The Staves: Horizons
The Love Language: Stars
Beck: Don’t Let It Go
Johanna Warren: Without Her (She did a Tiny Desk and it’s good.)
Sharon Van Etten: I Don’t Want To Let You Down
Mega Bog: Aurora/99
Bahamas: All The Time (Seeing him Saturday at The Linda!)
Jessica Pratt: Hollywood
Damon Albarn: Lonely Press Play
Little Joy: How To Hang A Warhol

Playlist for the 7/12/15 show

July 13th, 2015 by leg

dog wall_500


8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart: Young Adult Friction
Serra: Left This World
Little Scream: Boatman
Coke Weed: Anklet
Shannon And The Clams: Unlearn
Sally Seltmann: Catch Of The Day
Angel Olsen: Forgiven/Forgotten
Midlake: Roscoe
Sabina: Viva L’amour
The Walkmen: Four Provinces
Dum Dum Girls: It Only Takes One Night
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down: The Feeling Kind
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks: Cinnamon And Lesbians
The Mynabirds: Wash It Out
Goldfrapp: Ooh La La
Smith Westerns: All Die Young
Metronomy: Love Letters

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
The Books Feat. Jose Gonzalez: Cello Song
Matthew E. White: Human Style
Slumber Party: Sometimes
Nobody and the Mystic Chords of Memory: Broaden A New Sound
Josh Ritter: Hopeful
Atlas Sound: Parallax
Damien Jurado: Everything Trying
Sharon Van Etten: Save Yourself
Glasser: Forge
Don Peris: Bicycling
Monsters Of Folk: Goodway
Here We Go Magic: Made To Be Old
Califone: We are a Payphone
Spent: Bottled Mouth
Sibylle Baier: Wim
The Amazing: Flashlight

Playlist for the 7/5/15 show

July 6th, 2015 by leg

thomas cole color wheel_500


8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Yelle: Safari Disco Club
Youth Lagoon: Cannons
Komeda: Frolic
Rogue Wave: Solitary Gun
Billy Bragg & Wilco: California Stars
Here We Go Magic: Make Up Your Mind
Elf Power: Sunlight on the Moon
M. Ward: Epistemology
Y La Bamba: Squawk
Rubblebucket: Came Out of a Lady
Young Prisms: Gone
William Onyeabor: Fantastic Man
The Dismemberment Plan: Daddy Was A Real Good Dancer
Chuck Berry: School Day
Gold Motel: The Cruel One
Joy Kills Sorrow: Jason

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Sufjan Stevens: Futile Devices
Yuna: Remember My Name
Ben Kweller: Gypsy Rose
The Concretes: Forces
Glasser: Exposure
Timber Timbre: Black Water
Eleanor Friedberger: Echo Or Encore
Richard Swift: Ballad Of Old What’s His Name
Twin Sister: Saturday Sunday
Camera Obscura: Cri Du Coeur
Laura Marling: Sophia
Cayucas: Ayawa’kya
Alela Diane: Lost Land
Dom La Nena: Golondrina
Jim Guthrie: Bring On The Night

Picture note: Thomas Cole’s color wheel of handmade paints. Seen at his house.

Playlist for the 6/28/15 show

June 29th, 2015 by leg


8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Friends: I’m His Girl
The Drums: Book of Revelation
Strand Of Oaks: Goshen ’97
Hospitality: Nightingale
The Firs: A Fight (Playing Monday, 7/13, at The Low Beat)
Jenny Lewis: Just One Of The Guys
Temples: Colours To Life
Fear Of Men: Green Sea
Death Cab for Cutie: Monday Morning
Twin Shadow: Run My Heart
St. Vincent: Digital Witness (Radio Edit)
Cayucas: Deep Sea
Diane Coffee: Hymn
Luna: That’s What You Always Say
Bleached: For The Feel
The Aislers Set: Through The Swells

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
PHOX: In Due Time
The Duke And The King: Still Remember Love
Lily & Madeleine: Nothing But Time
Michael Kiwanuka: I’m Getting Ready
Cat Power: Werewolf
Sylvan Esso: Wolf (Inspired by the Michael Hurley song.)
Damien Jurado: Silver Katherine
The xx: Tides
Elliott Smith: Somebody That I Used To Know
The Low Anthem: To Ohio
Yo La Tengo: Cornelia And Jane
Sibylle Baier: Tonight
Michael Hurley: The Werewolf Song
Kishi Bashi: Q&A
Festival: Fair And True
Múm: Underwater Snow
Woman’s Hour: Reflections