Jul 27

New Music Playlist: 7/28, 7/31

The 1975's Troubadour show got raves from people not used to throwing around superlatives


Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros – Let’s Get High (From self-titled album)…Hour 1
The Naked and Famous – Hearts Like Ours (From “In Rolling Waves”)
White Lies – Getting Even (From “Big TV”)
Bloc Party – Rachet (Single)
The Vaccines – Everybody’s Gonna Let You Down (From “Melody’s Calling”)
Palma Violets – Step Up for the Cool Cats (From “180”)
The Jim Jones Revue – Where da Money Go (Single)
Deer Tick – The Dream’s In the Ditch (From “The Dream’s In the Ditch”)
The 1975 – The City (From “IV”)
Regina Spektor – You’ve Got Time (Theme from “The Orange and the Black”)
Disclosure – When A Fire Starts to Burn (From “Settle”)
Daft Punk f/Panda Bear – Doin’ It Right (From “Random Access Memories”)
CSS – Honey (From “Planta”)
The Bloody Beatroots f/Mc Cartney and Youth – Out of Sight (Single)
Echotape – Far From Heaven (From “Collective”)

Pearl Jam – Mind Your Manners (Single)…Hour 2
Soft Swells – Lifeboats (From “Lifeboats”)
Eleanor Friedberger – When I Knew (From “Personal Record”)
Hentai Babies – Nice Little Story (Single)
Placebo – Loud Like Love (Single)
Portugal The Man – Evil Friends (From “Evil Friends”)
Charlie Boyer & the Voyers – The Things We Be (From “Clarletta”)
Bastille – Flaws (Single)
TeamMate – Girls With Boys Names (Single)
Tribes – Englishman on Sunset Boulevard (From “Wish to Scream”)
Pixies – Bagboy (Single)
Queens of the Stone Age – Smooth Sailing (From “Like Clockwork”)
Bass Drum of Death – Shattered Me (From self-tltled album)
Mazzy Star – California (Single)
Nahko – Warrior People (From “And Medicine For the People”)



Jul 24

New Music Playlist: 7/21, 7/24

Cub fan Eddie Vedder and PJ got to jam at Wrigley Field last Friday night, a few days the release of their raging new single. They survived a rain delay and played until 2am.


Franz Ferdinand – Love Illumination (From “Right Thoughts…”)…Hour 1
Pearl Jam – Mind Your Manners (Single)
Superchunk – FOH (From “I Hate Music”)
Secret Colours – Blackbird Only One (From “Peach”)
Holy Ghost – Teenagers In Heat (Single)
Feathers – Land Of the Innocent (From “If All Now Here”)
Man Man – Head On (From “On Oni Pond”)
Kings Of Leon – Supersoaker (Single)
Frank Turner – Four Simple Words (From “Tape Deck Heart”)
We Barbarians – Mexico, NY (From “Mexico, NY”)
Bastille – Flaws (Single)
Chvrches – The Mother We Share (From “The Bones of What We Believe”)
King Krule – Easy Easy (Single)
Sons of Hippies – Rose (From “Griffons At The Gates of Heaven”)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – If You Didn’t See Me (From “Patterns”)

Vampire Weekend – Step (From “Modern Vampires of the City”)…Hour 2
Kid Karate – Two Times (From “Lights Out”)
Savages – She Will (From “Silence Yourselves”)
Editors – A Ton of Love (From “The Weight Of Your Love”)
!!! (chk chk chk) – Fine Fine Fine (From “Thr!!!er”)
Fitz and the Tantrums – Spark (From “More Than Just A Dream”)
Kidforce – Song 2 (Single)
The Bayonets – Smartphone (Single)
Surfer Blood – Say Yes to Me (From “Pythons”)
Temples – Ankh (Single)
Washed Out – It All Feels Right (From “Paracosm”)
Avicci – Wake Me Up (Single)
Pet Shop Boys – Love Is A Bourgeios Construct (From “Electric”)
Alt-J – Tessellate (From “An Awesome Wave”)
Tapioca and the Flea – Mellotron (Single)

Jul 12

New Music Playlist: 7.14, 7.17

Ya never know what Kevin Barnes (Of Montreal) will come up with. Their October album will have the feel of 60's Neil Young and Bob Dylan. You'll hear that on their new single.


The Neighbourhood – Afraid (From “I Love You”)…Hour 1
Justice – Brainvision (From “Ed Rec. Vol X”)
Portugal The Man – Modern Jesus (From “Evil Friends”)
Temples – Colours to Life (Single)
Arctic Monkeys – Do I Wanna Know (From “AM”)
Queens of the Stone Age – If I Had A Tail (From “Like Clockwork”)
Bass Drum of Death – Shattered Me (From “Bass Drum of Death”)
Beck – I Won’t Be Long (Single)
MS MR – Fantasy (From “Secondhand Rapture”)
Beady Eye – Second Bite of the Apple (From “Be”)
Surfer Blood – Gravity (From “Python”)
Divine Fits – Ain’t That the Way (Single)
Deerhunter – Back to the MIddle (From “Monomania”)
TeamMate – Girls With Boys Names (From “The Sequel EP”)
TeamMate – The Sequel (From “The Sequel”)

Savages – Husbands (From “Silence Yourselves”)…Hour 2
The Bloody Beatroots f/Mc Cartney and Youth – Out of Sight (Single)
Pixies – Bagboy (Single)
Primal Scream – Invisible City (From “More Light”)
Daft Punk f/Julian Casablancas – Instant Crush (From “Random Access Memories”)
Empire Of the Sun – DNA (From “Ice on the Dune”)
Editors – The Weight (From “The Weight Of Your Love”)
Black Lips – Cruising (From “Garage Swim” compilation)
Thee Oh Sees – Devil Again (From “Garage Swim” Compilation)
King Tuff – She’s On Fire (From “Garage Swim” Compliation)
Hentai Babies – One Potato Two (Single)
Of Montreal – Fugitive Air (From “lousy with sylvianbriar”)
Them Swoops – Too Fast For Love (From “Glimmers”)
Dominique Pruitt – To Win Your Love (From “To Win Your Love”)
Bloc Party – Rachet (Single)

Jul 6

New Music Playlist: 7.7, 7.10

Bloc Party have given us a new song from their upcoming EP. They are going on another indefinite hiatus following their summer tour dates.


Smith Westerns – 3AM Spiritual (From “Soft Will”)…Hour 1
Bloc Party – Rachet (Single)
Editors – A Ton of Love (From “The Weight Of Your Love”)
Tom Odell – Hold Me (From “Songs From Another Love”)
Pixies – Bagboy (Single)
Eric Burdon w/Jenny Lewis – Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood (From “True Blood”)
Tribes – Dancehall (From “Wish to Scream”)
Disclosure – F For You (From “Settle”)
Daft Punk – Give Life Back to Music (From “Random Access Memories”)
Feathers – Land Of the Innocent (Single)
Portugal The Man – Creep In A T-Shirt (From “Evil Friends”)
Vampire Weekend – Unbelievers (From “Modern Vampires of the City”)
Fake Club – Beauty Queen (Single)
White Lies – There Goes Our Love Again (From “Big TV”)
Franz Ferdinand – Love Illumination (From “Right Thoughts…”)

Muse – Follow Me (From “The 2nd Law”)…Hour 2
Deer Tick – The Rock (Single)
Crocodiles – Cockroach (From “Crimes of Passion”)
Surfer Blood – Weird Shapes (From “Pythons”)
Tapioca and the Flea – Mellotron (Single)
Passion Pit – I’ll Be Allright (From “Gossamer”)
Eleanor Friedberger – When I Know (From “Personal Record”)
Sebadoh – Keep The Boy Alive (Single)
Deap Vally – Baby I Call Hell (From “Sistronix”)
The Dodos – Substance (From “Carrier”)
Franz Ferdinand – Right Action (From “Right Thoughts…”)
San Cisco – Fred Astaire (From “San Cisco”)
Walla – Nature (From “Animal of Love”)
Frank Turner – Plain Sailing Weather (From “Tape Deck Heart”
Foals – Providence (From “Holy Fire”)
Toy w/ Natasha Khan – The Bride (Single)