Playlist for the 7/16/17 radio show

July 16th, 2017 by leg

Hello Pretty City in the pool

8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Brilliant Colors: Value Lines
Hot Chip: Wrestlers
Hospitality: Betty Wang
JD McPherson: Scratching Circles
The Smittens: Tell Al Green
My Robot Friend: Waiting
Jenny O.: I’m Gonna Love You Too
Grimes: Oblivion
matt pond PA: Locate The Pieces
Peggy Honeywell: Red Light Runnin’ Baby
Bishop Allen: Skeleton Key
Beach House: Zebra
The Jayhawks: Take Me With You (When You Go)
Sam Cooke: Nothing Can Change This Love
Major Lazer: Get Free (feat. Amber of Dirty Projectors)
Hand Habits: Mynt
The Antlers: Every Night My Teeth Are Falling Out

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Christopher Denny: Our Kind Of Love
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down: With A Girl Like You
Damien Jurado & Richard Swift: Be Not Fearful
Feist: So Sorry
Sabina: Going Home
Love Inks: Shoot 100 Panes of Glass
Sinkane: How We Be
Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan: Come Undone
Night Beds: Borrowed Time
Emiliana Torrini: Autumn Sun
Real Estate: The Bend
Mia Doi Todd: Menina, Amanha de Manha
Sibylle Baier: Forget
Bright Light Quartet: Hey, Hey, Honey
Panda Bear: Ponytail

Playlist for the 7/9/17 radio show

July 8th, 2017 by leg

book on a porch basking in sunlight

8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)

The Unicorns: I Was Born (A Unicorn)
Beverly: Hong Kong Hotel
Valerie June: Workin’ Woman Blues
Joel Jerome: black gold
Local Natives: Wide Eyes
A Sunny Day in Glasgow: In Love With Useless (The Timeless Geometry in the Tradition of Passing)
Built To Spill: Hindsight
Conor Oberst: Time Forgot
Angel Olsen: High & Wild
Blouse: No Shelter
Destroyer: Chinatown
Foxygen: No Destruction
Temples: Keep In The Dark
The Aislers Set: Long Division
Christopher Denny: Watch Me Shine

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)

Death Vessel: Mercury Dime
Tweedy: Summer Noon
MaryLeigh Roohan: Running
Ben Kweller: Wake Up Whispering
El May: Thrills
The Proper Ornaments: Always There
Brigitte Bardot: À la fin de l’été
Lia Ices: Thousand Eyes
Cate Le Bon: Are You With Me Now?
Lyla Foy: Honeymoon
Caribou: Can’t Do Without You
Julie Doiron: Tell You Again
The Rosebuds: Give Me A Reason
Bear in Heaven: Memory Heart
Fear Of Men: Vitrine
Benjamin Verdoes: Forest of Your Mind

Playlist for the 7/2/17 radio show

June 29th, 2017 by leg

i would weave a song for you card catalog entry

8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Matthew Sweet: Evangeline
Angel Olsen: Shut Up Kiss Me
Sturgill Simpson: In Bloom
Lady Wray: Smilin’
Allah-Las: Could Be You
Parquet Courts: Berlin Got Blurry
Yo La Tengo: Deeper Into Movies
Cass McCombs: Opposite House
Damien Jurado: Mellow Blue Polka Dot
Flowers: Bathroom Sink
Real Estate: Horizon
Julia Holter: Everytime Boots
Paul de Jong: Hollywald
Piney Gir: Gold Rules
The Shacks: This Strange Effect
Haley Bonar: Hometown

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Luna: Sideshow By The Seashore
Flock of Dimes: Semaphore
Slow Steve: Red Wool
The Frightnrs: Nothing More to Say
Twa Toots: Please Don’t Play A Rainy Night In Georgia
Mari Wilson with The Imaginations: If That’s What You Want
Department Of Eagles: Teenagers
Weyes Blood: Diary
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings: Inspiration Information
Laura Gibson: Two Kids
Itasca: Buddy
Yumi Zouma: Yesterday
Whitney: Light Upon The Lake
Michael Hurley: Intersoular Blues

Playlist for the 6/25/17 radio show

June 25th, 2017 by leg

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8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Beat Happening: Whats Important
Animal Collective: FloriDada
Blouse: No Shelter
Computer Magic: Be Fair
Chairlift: Romeo
DIIV: Under the Sun
Okkervil River: Black
Eleanor Friedberger: He Didn’t Mention His Mother
Lucy Dacus: I Don’t Wanna Be Funny Anymore
Kurt Vile: Pretty Pimpin
Owiny Sigoma Band: I Made You, You Made Me
Julia Holter: Sea Calls Me Home
Marlon William: Hello Miss Lonesome
Hot Chip: Dancing In The Dark
Cat Power: Manhattan
Roots Manuva: Don’t Breathe Out (One of my all times faves.)

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Destroyer: Times Square
Martin Courtney: Northern Highway
The Mantles: Lay it Down
Beach House: Sparks
Damien Jurado: Exit 353
Dawn Landes & Piers Faccini: Crying Out Loud
Mac DeMarco: No Other Heart
Eerie Wanda: Happy Hard Times
Whitney: No Woman (My first favorite song of 2016!)
Flowers: Bitter Pill
M. Ward: Confession
The Last Town Chorus: Modern Love
Babes: I’ve Got A Reason To Keep On Living
Jessy Lanza: It Means I Love You
The Innocence Mission: Spring Is Written on Your Door
Florist: Cool and Refreshing

Playlist for the 6/18/17 radio show

June 18th, 2017 by leg

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8:00 (+ 8:00pm!)
Katie Kate: Sadie Hawkins
Death Vessel: Mandan Dink
Cat Power: Ruin
Sonny Knight & The Lakers: Juicy Lucy
Billy Bragg & Wilco: California Stars (Favorite song of today’s show. It has to be. Summer. Stars. Slow jam.)
MaryLeigh Roohan: Coward
Lord Huron: Lonesome Dreams
Hand Habits: Wonder What
Beverly: You Can’t Get It Right
Haim: Let Me Go
Cate Le Bon: I Can’t Help You
LCD Soundsystem: Someone Great
Beachwood Sparks: Sparks Fly Again
El May: I Played a Role
LEO: Waltz
Bodies of Water: In Your Thrall Again

9:00 (+ 9:00pm!)
Bahamas: Caught Me Thinking
The Duke And The King: If You Ever Get Famous
Julie Doiron: Sweeter
The Proper Ornaments: Gone
Strand Of Oaks: Plymouth
The Antlers: Hotel
Soko: I Just Want To Make It New With You
Bonnie “Prince” Billy: For Every Field There’s a Mole
Masha Qrella: Take Me Out
Viking Moses: Sole Command Of The Day
Meg Baird: The Cruelty of Barbary Allen (Jean Ritchie version of this song is too beautiful.)
Assateague: Old Song
Beck: Unforgiven
Diane Cluck: Easy To Be Around
Joel Jerome: Dumb After All

Playlist for the 6/11/17 radio show

June 14th, 2017 by leg

8:00 (+ 8:00pm!)

Friends: I’m His Girl
The Drums: Book of Revelation
Strand Of Oaks: Goshen ’97
Hospitality: Nightingale
The Firs: A Fight
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
Cayucas: Deep Sea
Diane Coffee: Hymn
Luna: That’s What You Always Say
Bleached: For The Feel
The Aislers Set: Through The Swells

9:00 (+ 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 (A cover of the Michael Hurley song, see below!)
Sylvan Esso: Wolf (Inspired by the Michael Hurley song “The Werewolf 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

Playlist for the 6/4/17 radio show

June 4th, 2017 by leg

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8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Jens Lekman: What’s That Perfume That You Wear?
Cherry Glazerr: Told You I’d Be With The Guys
Selebrities: Time
Amber Arcades: Come with Me
Ty Segall: Take Care (To Comb Your Hair)
Foxygen: Follow The Leader
Whitney: No Matter Where We Go
Maggie Rogers: Alaska
matt pond PA: In Winter
Hurray For The Riff Raff: Hungry Ghost
Sunflower Bean: Easier Said
Holy Sons: It’s My Feeling
Sallie Ford: Get Out
Lee Fields & The Expressions: Special Night
Petit Biscuit: Once Again

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Hand Habits: Actress
T.Rex: Cosmic Dancer
Y La Bamba: Ojos Del Sol
Mac DeMarco: My Old Man
My Robot Friend: Goodbye
Itasca: G.B.
Allah-Las: Famous Phone Figure
Tim Cohen: John Hughes
Tennis: In The Morning I’ll Be Better
Big Surr: Riding
Molly Burch: Downhearted
Solange: Don’t Touch My Hair
Damien Jurado: November 20
Flowers: Pull My Arm
Blossom Dearie: They Say It’s Spring

Picture note: I saw Valerie June perform last night! 

Playlist for the 5/28/17 radio show

May 29th, 2017 by leg

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8:00 (+ 8:00pm!)

Black Moth Super Rainbow: Windshield Smasher
Kishi Bashi: Philosophize In It! Chemicalize With It!
Shannon And The Clams: Sleep Talk
Sylvan Esso: Play It Right (Luckily, a special listener pointed me to this awesome acoustic version.)
STRFKR: German Love
Haim: Forever
Cayucas: A Summer Thing
No Kids: I Love The WeekEnd
Lord Huron: The Man Who Lives Forever
PHOX: Slow Motion
Animal Collective: My Girls
Mac Demarco: Brother
The Magnetic Fields: The Dada Polka
Fear Of Men: Green Sea
Saintseneca: Blood Path
Sally Seltmann: Sentimental Seeker

9:00 (+ 9:00pm!)

The Firs: There is Nothing at All and Fear is Just Put to Waste 
Lily & Madeleine: Devil We Know
Junip: Always
The xx: Chained
Bon Iver: For Emma (The way he sings this song just freaking standing in a doorway blows me away. And it’s in Paris.)
Belle And Sebastian: Stop, Look And Listen
Washed Out: It All Feels Right
Calexico: Slowness
Luke Temple: Those Kids
Donovan Blanc: Minha Menina
Grizzly Bear: Hold Still
Edith Frost:Albany Blues
Alela Diane: Rose & Thorn
Shudder To Think: Dominoes
The Antlers: Hotel
Bonnie “Prince” Billy: For Every Field There’s a Mole

Playlist for the 5/21/17 radio show

May 21st, 2017 by leg

flowers basking in sunlight with the words hello pretty city written on them nearby

8:00 (+ 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

9:00 (+ 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 (Always my favorite song of the show whenever I play it.)
Wye Oak: The Tower

Playlist for the 5/14/17 radio show

May 14th, 2017 by leg

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8:00am (+ 8:00pm!)
Cults: Go Outside
Delta 5: You
Legs: Two Colours
Eleanor Friedberger: My Mistakes
Mice Parade: Candela
Sonny Knight & The Lakers: Hey Girl
Múm: Prophecies And Reversed Memories
Treefight For Sunlight: What Became of You and I?
Richard Swift: Lady Luck
William Onyeabor: Fantastic Man
Valerie June: Pushin’ Against A Stone
Songs: Ohia: I’ve Been Riding With The Ghost
Lou Doillon: Defiant
The Blow: A Kiss
Frankie Cosmos: Buses Splash With Rain
Damien Jurado: Suns In Our Mind

9:00am (+ 9:00pm!)
Sharon Van Etten: Taking Chances
Animal Collective: Prospect Hummer
Jim Guthrie: Difference A Day Makes
Neko Case: I’m From Nowhere
Jolie Holland: Route 30
The Firs: Ageless
Mac DeMarco: Treat Her Better
Sylvan Esso: Hey Mami
Dawn McCarthy & Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy: Empty Boxes
Real Estate: Past Lives
Sabina: Cinema
Tom Brosseau: Cradle Your Device
Iron & Wine: Boy With A Coin
High Highs: Open Season
Horse Feathers: A Heart Arcane