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"Rat Salad" with mark (archive)

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 | 07:00 to 09:00 | Playlist
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New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Bim Sherman Side Two Tribulation: Down In Jamaica 1974 to 1979 Pressure Sounds Tribulation (orig. 1975 mix) / Golden Stool / Golden Stool Dub / Just Can't Stand It / Weak Heart Men / Weak Heart Men Dub
* Bona Dish Actress (Rupert Version) The Zaragoza Tapes: 1981-82 Captured Tracks London
Bona Dish Tactile Sob The Zaragoza Tapes: 1981-82 Captured Tracks
Nico Camera Obscura Camera Obscura PVC/Beggar's Banquet 1985
* Camera Obscura Fifth In Line To The Throne Desire Lines 4AD new!
Norfolk & Western Barrels On Fire The Unsung Colony Hush Portland, Oregon. 2006.
Fugazi Shut The Door Repeater Dischord DC, 1990
Ty Segall Band The Tongue Slaughterhouse In The Red 2012
* Afflicted Man Crazy 'Ead I'm Off Me 'Ead Permanent London, 1981. Reissue of their 2nd album.
* South Georgia Highballers Mr. Johnson Turn Me Loose (VA) For The Faithful: A Tompkins Square Label Sampler 2013 Tompkins Square this oldtime tune is out on Frank Fairfield's new comp. We hope to be spinning that comp around here soon!
Mariel Vandersteel Hog And Sheep Going To The Pasture Hickory self-released Excellent CD from a Calif. fiddler who studied at Berklee and in Norway; she is keen on blending old-time American styles with Norwegian Hardingfele styles
Hiss Golden Messenger Hark Maker (Glory Rag) Haw Paradise of Bachelors new(ish) and real good
Hiss Golden Messenger Busted Note Haw Paradise of Bachelors At Duke Gardens July 31st. http://dukeperformances.duke.edu/artists-genre/music-in-the-gardens/hiss_golden_messenger
Quilt Young Gold Quilt Mexican Summer 2011
* Maston I Go To Sleep Trouble In Mind 4-Way Split 7" Trouble In Mind Record Store Day split featuring covers of cool 60s tunes. Ray Davies song here.
* Baris Manco Gönül Dagi Sakla Samani Gelir Zamani Guerssen Turkey, 1976
* Caltrop Arap Saci (VA) Six Pack Sound Series 2013 DiggUp Tapes limited edition cassingle from one of the DiggUp Tapes / PBR live shows series. Caltrop covers Turkish 70s legend Erkin Koray here.
* The Carvers The Carver Twist In Person Doctor Gone new surfy stuff from Wilmington
* Bird Names The Windows Are Closed Naming Names self-released new from Brattleboro, Vermont
Spider John Koerner Taking Time Music Is Just A Bunch Of Notes Nero's Neptune shuffle boogie ragtime from 1972, orig. released on Sweet Jane Records.
* Siriusmo Congratulator Enthusiast Monkeytown 2nd full-length from German producer Moritz Friedrich
* Oblivians Run For Cover Desperation In The Red new from Memphis!
The Sadies Pass The Chutney Tremendous Efforts Bloodshot Toronto, 2001
* Brent Amaker & The Rodeo Suitcase Year of the Dragon Fin new from Seattle
* Yvette Landry Honky Tonk Angels (VA) Joel Savoy's Honky Tonk Merry-Go-Round Valcour new from Louisiana
* Dirty Beaches I Dream In Neon Drifter/Love is the Devil Zoo Music new
* Nick Tzaras And Sideris Andrianos Kalokeraki (VA) Five Days Married & Other Laments: Song And Dance From Northern Greece, 1928-1958 Angry Mom Song title means "summer." 1934.
* Brother JT Things I Like The Sveltness of Boogietude Thrill Jockey new!
* Mordecai Put College Rock Richie new from Butte, Montana.
* Last Year's Men Strutter (VA) Six Pack Sound Series 2013 DiggUp Tapes Yay! KISS cover! Checking the I Approve box now.