Playlist for the 1/28/18 radio show

January 28th, 2018 by leg

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First hour:
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. I never thought I’d like any Avey Tare song but I was waaaay wrong. This song totally gets stuck in my head each time I think of it.)
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
Second hour:
St. Vincent: Prince Johnny
Valerie June: Somebody To Love
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 the 1/21/18 radio show

January 21st, 2018 by leg

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First hour:
Yo La Tengo: Sugarcube
Jens Lekman: How We Met, The Long Version
Blood Orange: Best To You
Camera Obscura: This Is Love (Feels Alright)
Whitney: You’ve Got A Woman  (So good! And the original by the band LION is so sweet, too! I’ve never heard of them before listening to this Whitney version.)
The Parting Gifts: (Walking Through The) Sleepy City
Land of Talk: This Time
Abram Shook: Red Lines
Hurray For The Riff Raff: Living in the City
Tennis: Fields Of Blue
Valerie June: Shakedown
Témé Tan: Ça Va Pas La Tête?
Adult Mom: Full Screen
Juana Molina: Cosoco
Mirah/Ginger Takahashi: While We Have The Sun
The Firs: Our Favorite Room

Second hour:
Angel Olsen: Intern
Laura Nyro featuring Labelle: I Met Him On A Sunday
Y La Bamba: Ostrich
Mac DeMarco: Still Beating
Sharon Van Etten: Every Time the Sun Comes Up
Tim Cohen: Wall About a Window
Laura Marling Wild Fire
Tristen (feat. Jenny Lewis): Glass Jar
Phoebe Bridgers: Motion Sickness
Jay Som: The Bus Song
The Sea And Cake: A Mere
Julie Byrne: Melting Grid
Lee Fields & The Expressions: Never Be Another You
Bedouine: Dusty Eyes
The Parlor: I Just Want to Feel Okay (A cover of The Firs song from the free Super Secret 518 album!)

Playlist for the 1/14/18 radio show

January 13th, 2018 by leg

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First hour!
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

Second hour!
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

Playlist for the 1/7/18 radio show

January 7th, 2018 by leg

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First hour:

Chairlift: Amanaemonesia
Vetiver: More of This
Juana Molina: Eras
Andrew Bird: Imitosis
Shannon And The Clams: Ozma
Bishop Allen: Cue The Elephants
Okkervil River: Down Down the Deep River (Sounds like Bruce Springsteen at the beginning doesn’t it?!!)
Neko Case: Local Girl
Foals: Out Of The Woods
Vampire Weekend: Diane Young
Frankie Rose: Know Me
Damien Jurado: Silver Timothy (I heard him play this live…in person…in FOR REAL! And this video of it is actually pretty good.)
Winterpills: January Rain
Beach House: Norway
Peggy Sue: Revision (They did a little album of cover songs that I can’t stop listening to. I’d tell you which track is my favorite but I like them all so much that I can’t.)
Serra: Lift Off

Second hour:
Horse Feathers: Pacific Bray
Lee Fields & The Expressions: You’re the Kind of Girl
Lucius: Go Home
Diego Garcia: Sunnier Days (Live @ EXT)
Iron & Wine: Faded from the Winter
Jessica Lea Mayfield: Kiss Me Again
Yellowbirds: For Girls Who Love To Sing
Willis Earl Beal: Coming Through featuring Cat Power
Yo La Tengo: Before We Run
Songs: Ohia: Whip Poor Will
Foxygen: San Francisco
The Innocence Mission: Colors Of The World
Ane Brun/Linnea Olsson: Halo
Sam Cooke: Lost And Lookin’
Sufjan Stevens: To Be Alone With You

Favorites of 2017

January 2nd, 2018 by leg

Shelley Short: Pacific City
Julie Byrne: Not Even Happiness
Ora Cogan: Crickets
The Innocence Mission: The Snow on Pi Day
Abram Shook: Love at Low Speed
Jay Som: Everybody Works
Alice Coltrane: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda
Hand Habits: Wildly Idle
Real Estate: In Mind
She-Devils: She-Devils

Playlist for the 12/31/17 radio show

January 2nd, 2018 by leg

First hour:
Charlotte Gainsbourg: Heaven Can Wait
Efterklang: Modern Drift
Lovers: Modern Art Museum of the Modern Kiss Goodbye
Anna von Hausswolff: Funeral For My Future Children
Hot Chip: One Pure Thought
Fleet Foxes: Helplessness Blues
Chairlift: I Belong In Your Arms
Real Estate: Green River
Local Natives: Airplanes
Richard Swift: Lady Luck
The Slits: Instant Hit
English Singles: Ordinary Girls
Lucius: Tempest
The Judybats: All Day Afternoon
Lord Huron: Brother

Second hour:
Camera Obscura: New Year’s Resolution
Sally Seltmann: Sentimental Seeker
Django Reinhardt: Nuages
Dawn McCarthy & Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy: Kentucky
Luna: Happy New Year
Vampire Weekend: Hannah Hunt
Land Of Talk: It’s Okay
Bowerbirds: This Year
Alela Diane: To Begin
Glasser: New Year
First Aid Kit: New Year’s Eve
Cass McCombs: Prima Donna
Taken By Trees: Highest High
Mary Lou Lord: Speeding Motorcycle
Yo La Tengo: Cornelia And Jane

Playlist for the 12/24/17 radio show

December 24th, 2017 by leg

First hour:
Keren Ann: Sugar Mama
The Cave Singers: Hen Of The Woods
Chairlift: I Belong In Your Arms
The Walkmen: The Blizzard Of ’96
BLOW: True Affection
Dirty Projectors: Dance For You
Kate Nash: Fri-End
Frankie Rose: Night Swim
Allo Darlin’: Dreaming
MaryLeigh Roohan: Coward
The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart: A Teenager in Love
The Black Keys: Too Afraid To Love You
Lawrence Arabia: Traveling Shoes
Damien Jurado: Silver Timothy
Sea Wolf: Dear Fellow Traveller
Tennis: Take Me to Heaven
Crystal Stilts: Memory Room


Second hour:
Father John Misty: Nancy From Now On
Wye Oak: The Alter
Cass McCombs: Angel Blood
JunipYour Life Your Call
Juana Molina: Ferocisimo
Diego Garcia: Warm Winter Day
Lily & Madeleine: Devil We Know
Gregory Alan Isakov: All Shades Of Blue
Boardwalk: I’m To Blame
Son Little: Cross My Heart
The Helio Sequence: December
Kurt Vile: Girl Called Alex
Ane Brun: Tragedy
Marine Girls: Second Sight
Dean Wareham: Air

Playlist for the 12/10/17 radio show

December 11th, 2017 by leg

First hour:
Lola Marsh: You’re Mine
Kevin Morby: I Have Been to the Mountain
Mitski: Your Best American Girl
Sunflower Bean: I Was Home
Broken Social Scene: All To All
Britta Phillips: One Fine Summer Morning
Eleanor Friedberger: Sweetest Girl
Mass Gothic: Every Night You’ve Got To Save Me
Hinds: Chili Town
TEEN: All About Us
the JAMES HUNTER six: This Is Where We Come In
Goldfrapp: Happiness
Briana Marela: Surrender
Whitney: Golden Days
Damien Jurado: QACHINA

Second hour:
Vetiver: Down At El Rio
Lianne La Havas: Green & Gold
Camera Obscura: Lloyd, I’m Ready To Be Heartbroken
Benji Hughes: Fall Me in Love
Lavender Diamond: Oh My Beautiful World
Alexis Taylor: I’m Ready
Andrew Bird: Saints Preservus
the innocence mission: Fred Rogers
Widowspeak: All Yours
SAGE: Fall In Love With A Friend
Coke Weed: Street Secrets
Florist: Vacation
Babes: I Need Love
Chairlift: Crying in Public
Dusty Springfield: Breakfast In Bed

Playlist for the 12/3/17 Hello Pretty City radio show

December 3rd, 2017 by leg

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First hour:

Cadallaca: Winter Storm ‘98
La Luz: Brainwash
The Concretes: You Can’t Hurry Love
Crystal Stilts: Sticks and Stones
Tennis: Baltimore
The Blow: From the Future “and the moon screams in my ear: stay up all night, day is faking you know i’m right”
Beach Fossils: Crashed Out
Sebadoh: I Will
Camera Obscura: This Is Love (Feels Alright)
Veronica Falls: Buried Alive
Gambles: Safe Side
Hand Habits: Wonder What
Edith Frost: Tender Kiss
King Khan & The Shrines: Born To Die
Real Estate: Easy
Julie Doiron: No More
The Julie Ruin: Cookie Road
Komeda: Happyment

Second hour:
Carla Bruni: Mon Raymond
Iron & Wine: Grace For Saints And Ramblers
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.: Beautiful Dream
Last Good Tooth: Problems Leave Out Of Mouths
The Antlers: Rolled Together
Death Vessel: Mandan Dink
Cat Power: Werewolf (A cover of the awesome Michael Hurley song by the same name)
Michael Hurley: The Tea Song
Matthew E. White: Human Style
Tom Brosseau: Gregory Page Of San Diego
Alela Diane: Desire
T. Hardy Morris: OK Corral
Black Hearted Brother: Look Out Here They Come
The Dutchess & The Duke: Living This Life

Playlist for the 11/26/17 radio show

November 26th, 2017 by leg

lady with records_hpc

First hour:
The Black Keys: Everlasting Light
Oscar Neves: Mabelé
Ex Hex: Don’t Wanna Lose
Foxygen: How Can You Really
Architecture In Helsinki: Heart It Races
Vampire Weekend: One (Blake’s Got a New Face)
Booker T. Jones: Progress (featuring Yim Yames)
Cass McCombs: Love Thine Enemy
Broadcast: Before We Begin
Sinkane: How We Be
The New Pornographers: Champions of Red Wine
Friends: Friend Crush
Wye Oak: Glory
Frankie Rose: Interstellar
Andrew Bird: Fake Palindromes
Mitski: First Love-Late Spring
Marine Girls: Tonight?

Second hour:
Richard Swift: Lady Luck
Widowspeak: Dyed in the Wool
The Hidden Cameras: Colour Of A Man
Jessica Lea Mayfield: Kiss Me Again
José González: This Is How We Walk On The Moon
Gillian Welch: Six White Horses
Father John Misty: Nancy From Now On
The Innocence Mission: Brotherhood Of Man
Whiskeytown: Dancing With The Women At The Bar
Lavender Diamond: Forgive
Literature: Kites
Wilco: How To Fight Loneliness
PHOX: 1936
Teitur: Antonio And His Mobile Phones
Yo La Tengo: Well You Better