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"Clink" with Steve Gardner (archive)

I've been DJing for over 20 years. I try to whittle down an eclectic lifetime of faves into 2 hours each week.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011 | 14:00 to 16:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
* Vieux Farka Toure Sokosonduo The Secret Six Degrees
Clarence "Frogman" Henry Ain't Got No Home Doctors, Professors, Kings & Queens Rhino
* De Temps Antan La Maison Refoncee Les Habits de Papier L-Abe
* Dave Alvin Run Conejo Run Eleven Eleven Yep Roc
Calexico Frank's Tavern Man of Somebody's Dreams Yep Roc Tribute to Chris Gaffney
Chris Gaffney Cowboys to Girls Loser's Paradise Hightone
Arbouretum Song of the Nile The Gathering Thrill Jockey Playing tonight at Casbah with WXDU's own DJ Santa Salsera spinning Latin tunes before and after the show.
* Barn Owl Shadowland Shadowland EP Thrill Jockey
EMA The Grey Ship Past Life and Martyred Saints Souterrain Transmissions
* The Ladybug Transistor Light on the Narrow Gauge Clutching Stems Merge Playing Sat night at Kings.
The Wedding Present I Found That Essence Rare BBC Sessions Strange Fruit Gang of 4 cover. Recorded 4/20/86 for the Evening Show on the BBC.
Title Tracks Light Sleepers In Blank Ernest Jennings Recording Co.
* Handsome Furs Damage Sound Kapital Sub Pop
The Very Best & LCD Soundsystem I Can Change The Very Best Mixtape The Very Best
* Shabazz Palaces An Echo from the Hosts that Profess Infinitum Black Up Sub Pop
The Weeknd What You Need House of Balloons The Weeknd
James Blake Lindesfarne II James Blake Universal
* Battles Africastle Gloss Drop Warp
Cass McCombs County Line Wit's End Domino
Glen Campbell Galveston The Best of Glen Campbell Capitol
* Wooden Birds Folly Club Two Matchsticks Barsuk
* Chris Thile and Michael Daves Blue Night Man in the Middle Third Man 7" single. Chris is from Nickel Creek
* Bobby Sore Spores Bobby Partisan
* Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr Morning Thought It's a Corporate World Warner Bros.
Broadcast 2000 Get Up and Go Broadcast 2000 Rough Trade UK
New Order The Village Power, Corruption & Lies Factory