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Wednesday, March 6th, 2013



We’re counting down the 200 Women Who Rock in honor of International Women’s Day and I get to help! I’ll be on the air from noon-3pm…counting down the hits, including some that I play on Hello Pretty City and some that I don’t…but all that I love listening to. (My time slot for this rules!)

2011 faves!

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

In order of current level of obsession:
1. Cass McCombs: Humor Risk (Except for the last song called Mariah)
2. Atlas Sound: Parallax (I thought for sure when I first listend to this album that I would never listen to it again. Haha!)
3. Destroyer: Kaputt (Another album that took me 11 months to enjoy!)

4. James Blake: James Blake
5. Assateague: Good Morning Blues
6. Wye Oak: Civilian
7. Cults: Cults
8. Gillian Welch: The Harrow & The Harvest
9. The Cave Singers: No Witch
10. Feist: Metals
11. Eleanor Friedberger: Last Summer
12. Sean Rowe: Magic

All listened to a ton and listed in order of most plays
1. Good Morning Blues by Assateague
2. The Wilhelm Scream by James Blake
3. The Suburbs by Mr. Little Jeans
4. The Circle Married the Line by Feist
5. Blue Jeans by Lana Del Rey
6. Knot in the Vine by Faces on Film
7. Let England Shake by PJ Harvey
8. Sadness is a Blessing by Lykke Li
9. Don’t Move by Phantogram
10. Cannons by Youth Lagoon
11. Undertow by Warpaint

Playlist for the 6-8pm part of the Memorial Day marathon

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Tennis: Baltimore
Peter Bjorn & John: Paris 2004
Anna Calvi: First We Kiss
Fanfarlo: Finish Line
PJ Harvey: The Words That Maketh Murder
Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears: I’m Gonna Leave You
The Moondoggies: It’s a Shame, It’s a Pity
Noah And The Whale: L.I.F.E.G.O.E.S.O.N
Rachel Goodrich: Fire
Suckers: You Can Keep Me Runnin’ Around
Alexander: Truth
Grouplove: Naked Kids
Tobias Fröberg:Slipping Under The Radar
Pants Yell!: Rue De La Paix
Memphis: I Am The Photographer
Melaena Cadiz: Rattle The Windows
Jessica Lea Mayfield: Our Hearts Are Wrong
John Vanderslice: Alemany Gap
The Concretes: Crack In The Paint
The Walkmen: Stop Talking
The Chapin Sisters: Boo Hoo
Ponies in the Surf: Ventricle
Joan As Police Woman: To Survive
The Long Winters:Seven
Brown Recluse: Statue Garden
Lykke Li: Unrequited Love
Elvis Perkins: While You Were Sleeping
Laura Veirs: Carol Kaye
Cass McCombs: One Way To Go
The Shins: Weird Divide
The Coctails: Gymnopedie No. 1
M. Ward: A Voice At The End of the Line

Playlist for the 4-6pm part of the Memorial Day marathon!

Monday, May 30th, 2011

The Greenhornes: Song 13
PJ Harvey: Let England Shake
Cold War Kids: Louder Than Ever
Heartless Bastards: Could Be So Happy
Carla Thomas: I Like What You’re Doing (To Me)
Toro Y Moi: Still Sound
When Saints Go Machine: Pinned
Jamaica: Short And Entertaining
Soft Swells: Every Little Thing
Dum Dum Girls: Yours Alone
Love Is All: A More Uncertain Future
Connie Francis: Don’t Ever Leave Me
Middle Brother: Someday
Bishop Allen: Cue The Elephants
Dawes: When My Time Comes
Merle Haggard: The Legend Of Bonnie And Clyde
Paul McCartney: That Was Me
Rachel Goodrich: Hold On
Jessica Lea Mayfield: I’ll Be the One You Want Someday
Craig Ramsey: Now We’re Here
The National: Guest Room
The Four Tops: Still Water (Love)
James Vincent McMorrow: Early In The Morning, I’ll Come Calling
Breathe Owl Breathe: Lake Light
JBM: Going Back Home
Gurf Morlix: Voice of Midnight
Joanna Newsom: ’81
Midlake: Small Mountain
Young Marble Giants: Wurlitzer Jukebox
Grizzly Bear: About Face
Cat Power: Good Woman
Jeb Loy Nichols: Poor Little Barn
James Blake: The Wilhelm Scream
Feist: Brandy Alexander

Playlist for the 2-4pm part of the Memorial Day marathon!

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Devendra Banhart: Fistful of Love
Thao: Cool Yourself
Life Without Buildings: PS Exclusive
Clare Burson: The World Turns on a Dime
The Decemberists: All Arise!
Mumford & Sons: Sigh No More
Natalie Merchant: Adventures of Isabel
The Low Anthem: Home I’ll Never Be
The Kills: Satellite
Eels: Prizefighter
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros: Home
The Greenhornes: Jacob’s Ladder
Etta James: Something’s Got A Hold On Me
Beck: Modern Guilt
First Aid Kit: It Hurts Me Too (click here for the video of them covering Fleet Foxes)
Middle Brother: Portland
Loney, Dear: I Was Only Going Out
Loch Lomond: Water in Astoria
Living Sisters: Don’t Let The Sun Go Down
John Vanderslice: After It Ends
Junip: Off Point
Gold Panda: You
PJ Harvey: The Last Living Rose
Sean Rowe: Surprise
James Blake: I Never Learnt To Share
The Notwist: Off The Rail
Jolie Holland: Fox In Its Hole
Lost in the Trees: Lump Sum by Bon Iver
Cut Copy: Need You Now
Charles Bradley Feat. Menahan Street Band: How Long

Playlist for the noon-2pm part of the Memorial Day marathon!

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Tame Impala: I Don’t Really Mind
Dan Sartain: Athiest Funeral
Deerhoof: Behold a Marvel in the Darkness
The Thermals: Not Like Any Other Feeling
Dr. Dog    Shadow: People
Que Caro: City Hall
Cut Copy: Alisa
Kyle Andrews: Kangaroo
Mac & Maurice: You Left the Water Running
Vampire Weekend: Mansard Roof
The Avett Brothers: Shame
The Black Keys: Tighten Up
The Goodnight Loving: Ain’t It Weird
The Joy Formidable: Austere
John Vanderslice: Overcoat
Shout Out Louds: Show Me Something New
Title Tracks: It Was Easy
The Love Language: Horophones
Panda Bear: Last Night At The Jetty
The Walkmen: Long Time Ahead Of Us
Dirty Projectors: Temecula Sunrise
Marine Girls: Love To Know
Revolver: Parallel Lives
Merle Haggard: I Take A Lot Of Pride In What I Am
The Low Anthem: To Ohio
Iron & Wine: Half Moon
Belle & Sebastian: A Century Of Fakers
Rose Melberg: Constant And True
Damien Jurado & Richard Swift: Hello Sunshine
The Cat’s Miaow: You Know It’s True
Carissa’s Weird: Low Budget Slow Motion Soundtrack Song for the Leaving Scene
Sibylle Baier: Driving
Espers: Tomorrow

Playlist for the 8-10am part of the Memorial Day marathon!

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Brown Recluse: Impressions Of A City Morning
The Brother Kite: Isolation
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart: Too Tough
Florence & The Machine: Girl With One Eye
Ray LaMontagne: Meg White
The Low Anthem: Hey, All You Hippies!
The New Pornographers: Sweet Talk, Sweet Talk
DeVotchKa: Exhaustible
Antony And The Johnsons: Hitler In My Heart
Golden Ghost: If You Are In Love Then Why Are You Asleep?
Wisely: California
Darlings: Everybody
Those Darlins’: Boy
Raphael Saadiq: Sure Hope You Mean It
Malachai: (My) Ambulance
Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears: Since I Met You Baby
Bobby Long: A Passing Tale
Brave Irene: Bank Holiday
Wooden Wand: Sleepwalking After Midnight
Lykke Li: Sadness Is A Blessing
Spiritualized: Sweet Talk
Magnolia Electric Co.: Hammer Down
The Boswell Sisters: If I Had a Million Dollars
Destroyer: Chinatown
Carl Broemel: Life Leftover
John Vanderslice: Sea Salt
David Berkeley: Independence
Emiliana Torrini: Thinking Out Loud
PJ Harvey: The Colour Of The Earth
Assateague: Righteous
Nick Drake: Here Come The Blues
The Innocence Mission: Gentle The Rain At Home

Playlist for 6-8am part of the Memorial Day marathon!

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Charles Bradley Feat. Menahan Street Band: Why Is It So Hard
Bell X1: The Great Defector
Alela Diane: Heartless Highway
Alexander: Let’s Make a Deal To Not Make A Deal
Rachel Goodrich: Morning Light
Jared Mees & The Grown Children: Shake
Oh Land: Sun Of A Gun
Brown Bird: Danger And Dread
The Vaccines: Blow It Up
The Aislers Set: Catherine Says
Elbow: With Love
Allo Darlin’: Kiss Your Lips
Middle Brother: Me, Me, Me
Tennis: Seafarer
Andrew Bird: Tenuousness
Sally Seltmann: Sentimental Seeker
Golden Ghost: A Visit
Peter Wolf Crier: Down Down Down
Akron/Family: Before And Again
Gregory Alan Isakov: All There Is…
The Avett Brothers: Tear Down the House
Piers Faccini: Each Wave That Breaks
Brad Senne: Weighted Wings
Pieta Brown: Shake
Typhoon: The Sickness Unto Death
Coco Rosie: Lemonade
Daniel Martin Moore: It Is Well With My Soul
Elizabeth Cotten: Mama, Nobody’s Here But The Baby
Horse Feathers: The Drought
The Frames: Giving Me Wings
Assateague: Sleep
The Innocence Mission: Happy Birthday