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"Local Music" with Ross (archive)

every Sunday from 4-6 we play local music
Sunday, November 29, 2009 | 16:00 to 18:00 | Local

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
* Dynamite Brothers In Time Again
Spatula Sometimes You Die Despina By Land Squealer
Prayers and Tears of Arthur Digby Sellers On the Radio live at WXDU, June 2005
Spider Bags Hey Delinquents Goodbye Cruel World, Hello Crueler World Birdman 2702 Lawndale, tonight (11/29)
Americans in France Tout Les Temps Pretzelvania Odessa Local 506, Tue 12/01
Western Civ Capitol Steps Shower The People You Love With Gold Local 506, Tue 12/01
* Wembley Too Big Keywords for Robots
* Waumiss Hey Ramona! (remix) self-titled Odessa
Monsonia Asshaus live at WXDU August 2005 Pinhook, Thu 12/03; Reservoir Sat 12/05
Maple Stave Letters live at WXDU August 2005 Pinhook, Thu 12/03
Killer Filler Tintarella Di Luna Filler Up! Cat's Cradle, Wed 12/02
Billy Sugarfix Little Star Summer Tempests Pox World Empire The Cave, Thu 12/03
Midtown Dickens Springs Lanterns self-released Duke Coffeehouse, Fri 12/04
* Mountain Goats Deuteronomy 2:10 The Life of the World to Come 4AD
Strugglers Jonathan live at WXDU, 2005
* Shipwrecker The Drinkin's All I Got Shipwrecker II
* Dewey Brown Hard Times Are Here Hard Times for a Fiddler Dew Bug
* Inspector 22 Spilled Blood Hey Man, I Understand Odessa Milltown, tonight 11/29
* Soft Company Easy Street EP
* Polynya Ribbon Dragons Crop Rotation Childhood Pet
Curtains of Night Lost Houses Lost Houses Holidays for Quince Reservoir, Fri 12/04
Caltrop Bad Wolf Good Wolf World Class Holidays for Quince Reservoir, Sat 12/05
The Loners Back Off live at WXDU, Nov 2003 Tir Na Nog, Fri 12/04
The Dirty Little Heaters The Dry Wait Fatty Don't Feel Good Churchkey Tir Na Nog, Fri 12/04
Southern Culture on the Skids Devil's Stompin Ground Zombified Monkey-Dog Cats Cradle, Sat 12/05
Cantwell Gomez & Jordan Born to Run live at WXDU, Oct 2004
Beloved Binge Vacuum Blender Theory Marvell Event Center, Sat 12/05
Tiger Bear Wolf Input/Output live at WXDU, Feb 2006