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Beastie Boys “Bobo on the Corner” from Ill Communication on Capitol Records

El Chicano “Tell Her She’s Lovely” from 20th Century Masters – The Christmas Collection: The Best of El Chicano on Geffen Records

Los Lobos “Come On, Let’s Go” from Just Another Band From East L.A.: A Collection on Rhino/Warner Bros.

X “Poor Girl” from More Fun In the New World (Deluxe) on Rhino/Elektra

Dave Alvin “Maggie Campbell” from Public Domain – Songs from the Wild Land on Shout!

Neko Case “Things That Scare Me” from Blacklisted on Bloodshot Records

Robert Plant “Silver Rider” from Band of Joy on Rounder Records

Roy Buchanan “Green Onions” from Guitar On Fire: The Atlantic Sessions on Rhino

Alabama Shakes “Shoegaze” from Sound & Color on ATO Records

Spoon “They Want My Soul” from They Want My Soul on Loma Vista

LCD Soundsystem “All I Want” from This Is Happening on Capitol

St. Vincent “Cruel” from Strange Mercy on 4AD Records

Gomez “Ping One Down” from In Our Gun on Virgin

Atoms for Peace “Dropped” from Amok on XL Recordings

Marc Ribot “Esclavo Triste” from Y Los Cubanos Postizos (The Prosthetic Cubans) on Atlantic

King Crimson “Man with an Open Heart” from Three of a Perfect Pair (Bonus Track Version) on WOWOW Entertainment, Inc.

Talking Heads “Totally Nude” from Naked on Fly / Sire

Vampire Weekend “The Kids Don’t Stand a Chance” from Vampire Weekend on XL Recordings

Kate Bush “Cloudbursting” from Before The Dawn on Fish People / Concord

David Bowie “Look Back in Anger (1988)” from Lodger on RCA

Switched On Beatles “A Day In The Life” from Switched On Beatles: Synthesizer Realizations of The Beatles Greatest Hits on Intersound

Bash & Pop “Can’t Be Bothered” from Anything Could Happen on Fat Possum

Badfinger “Day After Day (2010 – Remaster)” from Straight Up on Parlophone Catalogue

Nick Lowe “Little Hitler” from Jesus of Cool on Yep Roc

Big Star “Try Again” from #1 Record Radio City (Bonus Track Version) on Fantasy Records

Tom Petty “I Won’t Back Down” from Full Moon Fever on MCA

Wilco “You’ll Never Know” from Wilco (The Album) on Nonesuch

James Brown “Bodyheat” from Motherlode on Polydor

Les Baxter “Saturday Night on Saturn” from space escapade on Capital

Graham Nash & David Crosby “The Wall Song” from Graham Nash & David Crosby on Atlantic

Van Morrison “Saint Dominic’s Preview” from Saint Dominic’s Preview on Warner Bros.

The Guess Who “Smoke Big Factory” from Rockin’ on RCA

Jimmy Webb “P. F. Sloan” from Just Across the River on E1

Townes Van Zandt “Pancho & Lefty” from Live At The Old Quarter on Tomato Records

Soft Cell “Tainted Dub” from Non Stop Erotic Cabaret (Deluxe Edition) on Mercury

The Fall “The Man Whose Head Expanded” from Perverted By Language on Sanctuary Records Fontana

Alan Vega, Alex Chilton & Ben Vaughn “Fat City” from Cubist Blues on Light in the Attic

Drywall “Police Call” from Work the Dumb Oracle on IRS

Romeo Void “never say never” from Warm, In Your Coat on Columbia/Legecy

Jake Shimabukuro “Bohemian Rhapsody” from Peace Love Ukulele on Hitchhike Records

The War on Drugs “Red eyes” from Lost in the Dream on Secretly Canadian

The Shins “Dead Alive” from Heartworms on Columbia

Tori Amos “Cornflake Girl” from Under the Pink on Warner Bros.

Neil Finn “Strangest Friends” from Dizzy Heights on Lester

XTC “Generals and Majors” from The Compact XTC on Virgin UK

Lindsey Buckingham “Gift of Screws” from Gift of Screws on Reprise

Ant Trip Ceremony “Elaborations” from 24 Hours on Cicadelic Records

The Ventures “Walk don’t run” from Gold: The Ventures on Seniors

Link Wray “Switchblade” from Rumble! The Best of Link Wray on Rhino

Dick Dale And His Del-Tones “Misirlou” from Ultra-Surf Presents: Hit the Surf! on Mixed Repertoire

Duane Eddy “Detour” from Have Twangy Guitar Will Travel on SINETONE AMR

Chet Atkins “Yakety Axe” from 1947-1981: The RCA Years, Disc 1 on BMG Music

Alex Chilton “April In Paris” from Set on Bar/None

Jeff Beck “Constipated Duck” from Blow By Blow on Epic

Bill Frisell “Baja” from Guitar in the Space Age! on Okeh

James Brown “Soul Power” from In the Jungle Groove on Universal Records

Perrey & Kingsley “Baroque Hoedown” from Vanguard Visionaries: Perrey and Kingsley on Vanguard Records

Weezer “Keep Fishin’” from Maladroit on Geffen

Superchunk “Crossed Wires” from Majesty Shredding on Merge Records

Built to Spill “Stop the Show (Live)” from Built to Spill: Live on Warner Bros.

Bettie Serveert “Geek” from Dust Bunnies on Beggars Banquet

The Hold Steady “Banging Camp” from Separation Sunday on Full Time Hobby

The Runaways “American Nights” from The Runaways on Phonogram

“Bedazzled” OST “The Millionaire” from “Bedazzled” OST on London

Heart “Crazy On You” from Dreamboat Annie on Capitol Records (CAP)

Badger “Wheel Of Fortune” from One Live Badger on Floating World

The Music “The People” from The Music on Capitol Records (CAP)

Deep Purple “Black Night” from Made In Japan (Live) [Remastered Edition] on EMI UK

David Bowie “The Wedding” from Black Tie White Noise on Savage Records Ltd

Tom Waits “Time” from Rain Dogs on Island

Jay Bennett “My Little Wicked One” from Bigger Than Blue on Undertow

Vic Chesnutt “Gravity of the Situation” from Is The Actor Happy? on Texas Hotel

The Minus Five “Cigarettes, Coffee and Booze” from The Minus Five on Yep Roc

Drive-By Truckers “Bob” from Brighter Than Creation’s Dark on New West

Neko Case “Set Out Running” from Furnace Room Lullaby on Bloodshot Records

Pete Molinari “Oh So Lonesome for You” from A Virtual Landslide on Damaged Goods

Percy “Thrills” Thrillington “Long-Haired Lady” from Thrillington on MPL/Hear Music/Concord

Todd Rundgren “Strawberry Fields Forever” from Faithful on Bearsville

Cheap Trick “Within You Without You” from Sgt. Pepper Live on Bill Edwards Records

Ray Charles “Eleanor Rigby” from ANTHOLOGY on Rhino

Stevie Wonder “We Can Work It Out” from Signed Sealed and Delivered on Motown

The Black Keys “She Said, She Said” from The Big Come Up on Alive

Steve Earle “I’m Looking Through You” from Train A Comin’ on EMI/Virgin

James Brown “Funky Drummer” from In the Jungle Groove on Universal Records

Martin Denny “Midnight Cowboy” from Exotic Moog on Liberty

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts “Crimson and Clover” from I Love Rock ‘N Roll on Boardwalk

The Black Keys “Gold On The Ceiling” from El Camino on Nonesuch

The Who “Armenia City In The Sky” from The Who Sell Out (Remastered) on MCA

The Dukes of Stratosphear “Your Gold Dress” from The Dukes of Stratosphear: Chips from the Chocolate Fireball on Virgin Records

The Flaming Lips “The Yeah Yeah Yeah Song” from At War With the Mystics on Warner Bros.

Crabby Appleton “Timothy” from Crabby Appleton on Elektra

The Human League “Hard Time (Remix) [Instrumental]” from Dare / Love and Dancing on Virgin Records

Yello “Tied Up” from Flag on Polygram

Talking Heads “Slippery People” from Stop Making Sense (Live) on Sire

Foster the People “Can It What You Want” from Torches on Columbia

Chicks on Speed “We Don’t Play Guitars (fea. Peaches)” from 99 Cent on EMI

Soul Coughing “Super Bon Bon” from Irresistible Bliss on Slash/Warner Bros.

Bill Frisell “Pipeline” from Guitar in the Space Age! on Okeh

Van Morrison “Slim Slow Slider” from Astral Weeks on Warner Brothers

The Monkees “Me and Magdalena” from Good Times! on Yep Roc

Ryan Adams “You Will Alawyas Be The Same” from Demolition on Lost Highway

Fleetwood Mac (Mrs. Scarrot) “Thoughts For A Gray Day” from Bare Trees on Reprise

Feist “Gatekeeper (One Room One Hour Mix)” from Open Season (Remixes and Collaborations) on Arts & Crafts

The Bird and the Bee “I Can’t Go for That” from Interpreting the Masters, Vol. 1 (A Tribute to Daryl Hall and John Oates) on Blue Note Records

Armies, Gutter & Lombard “Nite Lite” from Armies on Red Mustard Entertainment/PDank LLC

Portishead “Requiem For Anna” from Monsieur Gainsbourg Revisited on Universal Music Division Barclay

Bloomfield, Kooper, Stills “His Holy Modal Majesty” from Super Session on Columbia

Dum Dum Girls “Always Looking” from Only in Dreams on Sub Pop

The Go-Go’s “This Town” from Behind The Music: Go’s-Go’s Collection on A & M

Pretenders “Up the Neck” from Pretenders (Remastered) on Rhino/Warner Bros.

Liz Phair “6’1″” from Exile in Guyville on Matador

Dressy Bessy “Lookaround” from Pink Hearts, Yellow Moons on Kindercore

Courtney Barnett “History Eraser” from The Double EP: A Sea of Split Peas on House Anxiety / Marathon Artists

Gore Gore Girls “Star Struck” from Strange Girls on Get Hip Recordings

James Brown “Bodyheat (Version 2)” from Motherlode on Polydor

Peter Thomas “Rockin’ Computer” from Moonflowers & Mini-Skirts on Marina

Sleater-Kinney “Price Tag” from No Cities To Love on Sub Pop

Queens of the Stone Age “Go With the Flow” from Songs for the Deaf on Interscope

Wild Flag “Boom” from Wild Flag on Merge Records

Frank Black “Men in Black” from The Cult of Ray on American Recordings

Savages “The Answer” from Adore Life on Matador

Thurston Moore “Patti Smith Math Scratch” from Psychic Hearts on Geffen

Belly “Angel” from Star on Sire

Steve Hillage “Aftaglid (Power Trio Backing Track)” from Fish Rising (Remastered) on Virgin UK

Tori Amos “Don’t Make Me Come To Vegas” from Scarlet’s Walk on Sony

Grizzly Bear “Speaking In Rounds” from Shields: B-Sides on Warp Records

David Bowie “Blackstar” from Blackstar on Columbia

Unknown Mortal Orchestra “From The Sun” from II (Deluxe Edition) on Jagjaguwar / Hostess

Petra Haden “Red” from Imaginaryland on Bar/None Records

King Crimson “One More Red Nightmare” from Red (Expanded Edition) on Discipline Global Mobile

King Crimson “21st Century Schizoid Man” from USA on EG Records

King Crimson “Easy Money” from Larks’ Tongues In Aspic on Atlantic

Tom Verlaine “Depot (1951)” from Warm and Cool on Rykodisc

Leon Russell “Roll Away The Stone (Original Version)” from Gimme Shelter! The Best of Leon Russell on Shelter Records

Peter Wolf “Everything I Do (Gonna Be Funky)” from Midnight Souvenirs on Universal Music

Ryan Montbleau Band “I Can’t Wait” from Heavy On the Vine on Blue’s Mountain

Lucinda Williams “Get Right With God” from Essence on Lost Highway

The Beatles “For You Blue” from Let It Be… Naked on Apple / Capitol

Jerry Reed “Ko-Ko Joe” from The Essential Jerry Reed on RCA Records Label Nashville

Muddy Waters “Mannish boy” from Electric Mud on Chess

James Brown “Papa Don’t Take No Mess” from Hell on Polydor

Vinnie Bell “Dawn” from Swingin’ Instrumentals From The Space Age on Mercury

Steely Dan “Any Major Dude Will Tell You” from Pretzel Logic on ABC

Buffalo Springfield “Pretty Girl Why” from Last Time Around on ATCO

Roxy Music “Dance Away” from MANIFESTO on Reprise

Belle and Sebastian “I Didn’t See It Coming” from Write About Love (Bonus Track Version) on Matador

Kurt Vile “Pretty Pimpin” from B’lieve I’m Goin Down… on Matador

Luscious Jackson “Ladyfingers” from Electric Honey on Capitol Records

Wilco “Speak Into The Rose” from The Whole Love on dBpm

Sparks “Thank God It’s Not Christmas” from Kimono My House on Island Records

The Patti Smith Group “Citizen Ship” from Wave on Arista Records

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds “Today’s Lesson” from Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! on Mute, a BMG Company

Arcade Fire “(Antichrist Television Blues)” from Neon Bible on Merge Records

Peter Case “The End” from The Case Files on Alive Records

Jimmy Smith “Lover Man” from House Party on Blue Note

Johnny Cash “Dark as a Dungeon” from At Folsom Prison on Sony BMG Music Entertainment

The Corn Sisters “Too Many Pills” from The Other Women on Mint Records

George Jones “Color of the Blues” from The Best of George Jones on Mercury Nashville

Roger Miller “One Dying and A Burying” from Golden Hits on Smash

Ray Price “Crazy Arms” from Columbia Country Classics, Vol. 2: Honky Tonk Heroes on Columbia

Willie Nelson “Blue Eyes Cryin’ in the Rain” from Red Headed Stranger on Columbia

The Everly Brothers “Roving Gambler” from Songs Our Daddy Taught Us on Cadence / Rhino

Billie Joe + Norah “Long Time Gone” from Foreverly on Reprise

The Secret Sisters “Something Stupid” from The Secret Sisters on Universal Republic Records

Beck “Dreams (instrumental)” from Dreams (Instrumental) – Single on Capitol

The Moody Blues “Ride My See-Saw” from In Search of the Lost Chord on Deram

France Gall “Teenie Weenie Boppie” from 1968 on Polydor

The Smithereens “Blue Period” from 11 on Capitol Records

The Partridge Family “I Can Feel Your Heartbeat” from The Partridge Family Album on Buddha Records

The Greg Kihn Band “The Breakup Song (They Don’t Write ’em)” from The Best of Greg Kihn on Rhino/Beserkley

Chuck Berry “Maybellene” from Vintage Music: Volumes 1 & 2 on MCA

Mott The Hoople “Sucker” from All the Young Dudes on Columbia

James Brown “Soul Power” from In the Jungle Groove on Universal Records

James Gang “Asshtonpark” from Rides Again on Geffen* Records

The Julie Ruin “Just My Kind” from Run Fast on TJR Records

Cake “Alpha Beta Parking Lot” from Prolonging the Magic (Deluxe Version) on Carpicorn

The Kinks “Brainwashed” from Arthur (Deluxe Edition) on Sanctuary

Joe Jackson “Don’t Wanna Be Like That” from I’m the Man (Bonus Track Version) on A&M

The New Pornographers “Crash Years” from Together on Matador

Matthew Sweet “Future Shock” from In Reverse on Volcano

Bloomfield, Kooper, Stills “His Holy Modal Majesty” from Super Session on Columbia

David Bowie “I’m Afraid of Americans” from Earthling on Virgin

Eno • Hyde “Witness” from Someday World on Opal Records

Feist “A Commotion” from Metals on Cherry Tree / Interscope

The Exit “Home for an Island” from Home For An Island on Some Records

Johnny Marr “Candidate” from Playland on Sire

Ant Trip Ceremony “Elaborations” from 24 Hours on Cicadelic Records

Kristin Hersh “Catch Some Flies” from Strange Angels on Ryko

Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile “Peepin’ Tom” from Lotta Sea Lice on Matador

Jessica Pratt “Moon Dude” from On Your Own Love Again on Drag City

Linda Perhacs “Freely” from The Soul of All Natural Things on Asthmatic Kitty

Aimee Mann “Ray” from I’m With Stupid on DGC

Joanna Newsom “The Book of Right-on” from The Milk-Eyed Mender on Drag City

George Harrison “”Out of the Blue”” from All Things Must Pass on Apple/Capitol

Be Bop Deluxe “Sister Seagull” from Air Age Anthology on EMI

Utopia “The Road to Utopia” from Adventures In Utopia on Rhino

The Tubes “Haloes” from The Tubes on A & M

The Rubinoos “If I Had You Back” from Party of Two EP on Beserkley Records

The Records “Rumour Sets the Woods Alight” from Crashes on On The Beach

Nick Lowe “So It Goes” from Jesus of Cool on Yep Roc

James Brown “Funky Drummer” from In the Jungle Groove on Universal Records


Jack Nitzsche “The Lonely Surfer” from The Lonely Surfer on Collectables Music

Tower of Power “You’re Still a Young Man (Live)” from Live and In Living Color – EP on Warner Bros.

Tower of Power “What Is Hip? (Live)” from Live and In Living Color – EP on Warner Bros.

Chase “Open up Wide” from Chase on Epic

Chicago “Listen (Remastered)” from Chicago Transit Authority on Rhino Records

Cold Blood “No Way Home” from First Taste of Sin on Reprise

Les Baxter “Shoutin’ Drums (Remastered)” from Skins! Bongo Party With Les Baxter (Remastered) on President Jazz Records

Big Audio Dynamite “The Bottom Line” from This Is Big Audio Dynamite (Legacy Edition) on Columbia / Legacy

LCD Soundsystem “Tribulations” from LCD Soundsystem on Capitol Records

The B-52’s “Cake” from Party Mix / Mesopotamia on Warner Bros.

OMD “Pulse” from History of Modern (Bonustrack Version) on Blue Noise

Marc Almond & Trash Palace “Boy Toy” from Monsieur Gainsbourg Revisited on Universal Music Division Barclay

Jaco Pastorius “6/4 Jam” from Jaco Pastrorius on Sony Music

Sexto Rodriguez “Climb Up On My Music” from Coming From Reality on Light in the Attic

Spoon “They Want My Soul” from They Want My Soul on Loma Vista

The Police “Driven to Tears” from Zenyatta Mondatta on A & M

Phoenix “Lasso” from Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix on Liberator Music

Paul Weller “Green” from Sonik Kicks on Yep Roc

Talking Heads “With Our Love” from More Songs About Buildings and Food on Sire

Bow Wow Wow “Golly! Golly! Go Buddy!” from The Best of Bow Wow Wow on RCA

Joni Mitchell “The Tenth World” from Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter on Asylum

Isaac Hayes “Theme from “Shaft”” from Shaft Original Soundtrack on Stax

The Jimi Hendrix Experience “Stone Free” from Live Ay Berkeley on Experience Hendrix

The Stooges “1969” from The Stooges on Rhino/Elektra

Janes Addiction “Stop” from Ritual de Lo Habitual on Warner Bros.

Red Hot Chili Peppers “Give It Away” from Blood Sugar Sex Magik on Warner Bros.

Frank Zappa “Dirty Love” from Apostrophe/Overnight Sensation on Ryko/disc

James Brown “People Get Up and Drive Your Funky Soul” from Motherlode on Polydor

The Byrds “Bound to Fall (instrumental)” from The Notorious Byrd Brothers on Columbia

Van Morrison “Call Me Up In Dreamland” from His Band and the Street Choir on Warner Brothers

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings “Sail On!” from Soul of a Woman on Daptone Records

The James Hunter Six “(Baby) Hold On” from Hold On! on Daptone Records

Laura Nyro and Labelle “Jimmy Mack” from Gonna Take A Miracle on Columbia/Legency

Aretha Franklin “Muddy Water” from Aretha Sings The Blues on Columbia

Ray Charles “Get on the Right Track Baby” from Yes Indeed on Atlantic

Etta James “The Same Rope” from Tell Mama on Cadet / Chess

Floyd Dixon “Wine, Wine, Wine” from The Cocktails Combos on Capitol Records

Jimi Hendrix “Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Lanf Syne” from Merry Christmas and Happy New Year on MCA

The Bird and the Bee “My Fair Lady” from The Bird and the Bee on MetroBlue

Beck “Missing” from Guerro on Interscope

Yello “Don Turbulento” from The Eye on Universal

Paul Simon “Can’t Run But” from Rhythm of the Saints on Warner Bros

Fleetwood Mac “Born Enchanter” from Heroes Are Hard To Find on Reprise

Marianne Faithfull “Broken English” from Broken English on Island

Kavakon “Pyramid Point” from Departure Exotica on self-published

Petra Haden “Masse Kudasai” from (none) on (none)

King Crimson “Walking On Air” from Thrak on Virgin

Case/Lang/Veirs “Atomic Number” from case/lang/veirs on Anti/Epitaph

Kings of Convenience “Freedom and Its Owner” from Declaration of Dependence on Astrawerks

Motel Beds “Ultramaroon” from Hasta Mañana on Self Release

My Morning Jacket “Golden” from It Still Moves on ATO Records

Arcade Fire “Wasted Hours” from The Suburbs on Merge Records

The Jeff Beck Group “Rice Pudding (2004 Remaster)” from Beck-Ola on Epic

Courtney Barnett “Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party” from Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit on Milk! Records/ Mom+Pop

The Rolling Stones “When the Whip Comes Down” from Some Girls on London

Television “In World” from Television on Capitol

Johnny Halliday “Mal” from Pop A Paris on Nonesuch

Paul McCartney & Wings “Junior’s Farm” from Wingspan: Hits & History on Apple

Blue Oyster Cult “Burning For You” from Fire of Unknown Origin on Columbia

Weezer “Keep Fishin’” from Maladroit on Geffen

Perrey & Kingsley “Computer in Love” from Vanguard Visionaries: Perrey and Kingsley on Vanguard Records

Devo “Jerkin’ Back ‘n’ Forth” from New Traditionalists on Warner Bros.

Chicks on Speed “99 Cents” from 99 Cents on Glassnote

Daft Punk “Around the World (Kenlou Mix)” from Electrospective: A Collection of Rare Electronic Mixes on EMI

Pet Shop Boys & Dusty Springfield “Rent (Francois Kervorkian Remix)” from Rent (Francois Kervorkian Remix) on EMI

Jaco Pastorius “6/4 Jam” from Jaco Pastrorius on Sony Music

The Killers “Jenny Was a Friend of Mine” from Hot Fuss on Island Records

Better Than Ezra “King of New Orleans” from Friction, Baby on Elektra

Interpol “The Henrich Maneuver” from Our Love to Admire on Capitol Records

Bloc Party “Sunday” from A Weekend In the City on Vice Records/Atlantic

David Bowie “When I Met You” from No Plan EP on ISO

The Sisters of Mercy “Black Planet” from First and Last and Always on Elektra

The Blues Project “Flute Thing” from Projections on Verve

Van Morrison “I’ll Be Your Lover, Too” from His Band and the Street Choir on Warner Brothers

Blood, Sweat & Tears “A Look To My Heart (Duet)” from B, S, & T 4 on Columbia

Gil Scott-Heron “Pieces of a Man” from Pieces of A Man on Ace Records

Hoagy Carmichael “Baltimore Oriole” from Hoagy Sings Carmichael on pacific jazz

Peter Gabriel “The Drop” from Up on Geffen

Nick Drake “River Man” from Five Leaves Left (Remastered) on Island

Gentle Giant “Aspirations” from The Power and the Glory (Mixed by Steven Wilson) on ALUCARD

Les Baxter “Shoutin’ Drums (Remastered)” from Skins! Bongo Party With Les Baxter (Remastered) on President Jazz Records

The J. Geils Band “Musta Got Lost (Live)” from Live: Blow Your Face Out on Rhino Atlantic

Frank Zappa “Penguin in Bondage” from Roxy & Elsewhere on Rykodisc

Steely Dan “Bodhisattva (Live Version)” from Citizen Steely Dan 1972-1980 on

James Brown “Bodyheat” from Motherlode on Polydor