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

Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros “Get Down Moses” from Streetcore on Hellcat

The Shins “Painting A Hole” from Heartworms on Columbia

Modest Mouse “Sugar Boats” from Strangers to Ourselves on Epic

Rivers Cuomo “Buddy Holly” from Alone – The Home Recordings of Rivers Cuomo on Geffen

The Black Keys “Nova Baby” from El Camino on Nonesuch

Shocking Pinks “This Aching Deal” from Shocking Pinks on WM New Zealand

Jeff Beck with The Jan Hammer Group “Freeway Jam (Live)” from Jeff Beck with The Jan Hammer Group Live on Epic

John Hiatt “Perfectly Good Guitar” from Perfectly Good Guitar on A & M

Better Than Ezra “Summerhouse” from Deluxe on Elektra 0591

Stevie Nicks, Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Rami Jaffee “You Can’t Fix This” from Souncd City – Real To Reel on 606

Frank Black “I Don’t Want To Hurt You (Every Single Time)” from Teenager Of The Year on 4ADLtd.

R.E.M. “Houston” from Accelerate on Warner Bros.

Smashing Pumpkins “Tonight, Tonight” from Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness (2012 – Remaster) on Virgin Records

Sloan “Year Zero” from 12 on Yep Roc Records

Gary Moore “The Loner” from Wild Frontier on Virgin

Aretha Franklin “Drinking Again” from Aretha Sings The Blues on Columbia

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings “Come and Be a Winner” from Soul of a Woman on Daptone Records

Daryl Hall & John Oates “What’s Important to Me” from Daryl Hall & John Oates on Buddha Records

Mocky “Birds of a Feather” from Saskamodie (Deluxe Edition) on Heavy Sheet Music

Love “The Good Humor Man He Sees Everything Like This” from Forever Changes on Elektra

Steve Wonder “Golden Lady” from Innervisions on Motown

Iron Butterfly “Iron Butterfly Theme” from Heavy on Rhino Atco

Jah Wobble “The Sun Does Rise” from A Little on the CD Side: Musician Magazine Sampler on Ivy Hill

Fleetwood Mac “Family Man (Remastered)” from Tango In the Night (Remastered) on Rhino/Warner Bros.

Tom Tom Club “Broken Promises” from Boom Boom Chi Boom Boom on Rhino/Warner Bros.

Jesus Jones “Right here right now” from Doubt on EMI UK

New Order “world” from Republic on unknown

Supergrass “Funniest Thing” from Life On Other Planets on Island

Fred Wesley & The J.B.’s “More Peas” from Funky Good Time: The JB’s Anthology on Polydor

Sandy Nelson “Teen Beat (1959)” from History Records – American Edition 77 (Original Recordings – Remastered) on History-Records

Fountains of Wayne “Survival Car” from Fountains of Wayne on Rhino Atlantic

Redd Kross “Uglier” from Researching the Blues on Merge Records

The Hold Steady “Chips Ahoy!” from Boys and Girls In America on Vagrant

Liam Gallagher “You Better Run” from As You Were on Warner Bros.

Kinski “Conflict Free Diamonds” from Cosy Moments on Kill Rock Stars

Japandroids “No Known Drink or Drug” from Near to the Wild Heart of Life on Anti-

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

King Crimson “Starless (Live)” from Live At the Orpheum on Discipline Global Mobile

P.F.M. “From Under” from Chocolate Kings on Esoteric Recordings

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

Ennio Morricone “The Trio (Main Title)” from The Ennio Morricone Anthology A Fistful Of Film Music on Rhino

Yo La Tengo “Our Way to Fall” from And Then Nothing Turned Itself Inside-Out on Matador Records

Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions “Trouble” from Through the Devil Softly on Netwerk

Calexico “Miles from the Sea” from Edge of the Sun on Anti-

Willie Nelson “The Great Divide” from The Great Divide on Lost Highway

Crosby, Still, Nash & Young “Country Girl” from Deja Vu on Atlantic

Syd Barrett “Golden Hair” from The Madcap Laughs on Capitol

The Human League “Hard Times (Instrumental)” from Fascination! – EP on Virgin Catalogue

Courtney Barnett “Dead Fox” from Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit on Milk! Records/ Mom+Pop

Built to Spill “Carry the Zero” from Keep it Like a Secret on Warner Brothers

The Strokes “Is This It” from Is This It on RCA Records Label

The New Pornographers “The Fake Headlines” from Mass Romantic on Mint

Oasis “Live Forever” from Definitely Maybe on Reprise

Franz Ferdinand “Take Me Out” from Franz Ferdinand on Epic

Elastica “Love Like Ours” from The Menace on Atlantic Jazz

James Brown “Doin’ It to Death” from The CD of JB(Sex Machine and Other Soul Classics) on Polydor

Serge Gainsbourg “Cannabis” from Cannabis OST on Phillips

Phoenix “Don’t” from Bankrupt! on Atlantic Records

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

Of Montreal “Forecast Fascist Future” from The Sunlandic Twins (Deluxe Version) on Polyvinyl Records

Grizzly Bear “Mourning Sound” from Painted Ruins on RCA Records

Armies, Gutter & Lombard “Chemistry (feat. Soufboi)” from Armies on Red Mustard Entertainment/PDank LLC

Wilco “Speak Into the Rose (Bonus Track)” from The Whole Love (Deluxe Version) on Anti/Epitaph

Suburban Lawns “Unable” from Suburban Lawns on IRS

Violent Femmes “Big Car” from We Can Do Anything on [PIAS]

They Might Be Giants “She’s Actual Size” from Apollo 18 on Elektra

T. Rex “One Inch Rock” from T. Rex (Deluxe Edition) on UMC (Universal Music Catalogue)

John Fogerty “Big Train (From Memphis)” from Centerfield on Warner Bros.

Aerosmith “Big Ten Inch Record” from Toys in the Attic on Columbia

Simon & Garfunkel “The Big Bright Green Pleasure Machine” from Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme on Columbia

Elvis Costello “Two Little Hitlers” from Armed Forces on Columbia

Spin Doctors “Little Miss Can’t Be Wrong” from Homebelly Groove (Live) on Epic

The Blues Project “Flute Thing” from Projections on Verve

Emerson, Lake and Palmer “From The Beginning” from Trilogy on Atlantic

The Tiny “I Close My Eyes” from Gravity & Grace on Determine Records

The Lumineers “Sick in the Head” from Cleopatra on Decca Records

Pulp “A Little Soul” from This Is Hardcore on UMC (Universal Music Catalogue)

The Frames “Lay Me Down” from For The Birds on Plateau Records

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

Alexander “Skip” Spence “All Come To Meet Her” from Oar on Sony

Young-Holt Unlimited “Good Vibrations” from The Definitive Young-Holt Unlimited on Brunswick Records

The Fleshtones “First Date (Are You Coming On to Me)” from First Date (Are You Coming On to Me) on Yep Rock

The Standells “Dirty Water” from Nuggets: Orignal Artyfacts From the First Psychedelic Era on Rhino

Question Mark & The Mysterians “96 Tears” from Are You for Real? on Rockbeat Records

The Monkees “I’m Not Your Steppin’ Stone” from Anthology on Rhino

Suzy Quatro “48 Crash” from Suzy Quatro on Rak

The Exterminators “Voo-Doo” from We’re Gonna Change The World! The 60’s Chicago Garage Sound of Quill Productions on Sundazed

The Cramps “The Mad Daddy” from Songs The Lord Taught Us on I.R.S.

Dick Dale & His Del-Tones “King of the Surf Guitar” from Greatest Hits 1961-1976 on GNP Crescendo Records

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

Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass “Bittersweet Samba (Mocean Worker Remix)” from Whipped Cream & Other Delights Rewhipped (Remixes) on Shout!

Queen “The Night Comes Down” from Queen on Hollywood Records

Weezer “Death and Destruction” from Maladroit on Geffen

The Cure “Friday I’m In Love” from Galore (The Singles 1987-1997) on Polydor

Pretenders “Kid” from Pretenders on Rhino/Warner Bros.

John Doe “A Matter of Degrees” from Meet John Doe on DGC

Ryan Adams “Trouble” from Ryans Adams on Blue Note

Jimi Hendrix “Third Stone from the Sun” from Are You Experienced? on Reprise

Blood, Sweat & Tears “Manic Depression” from Live on avenue records

Spin Doctors “Spanish Castle Magic” from Stone Free: A Tribute To Jimi Hendrix on Reprise

Todd Rundgren “If Six Was Nine” from Faithful on Bearsville

Band of Gypsys “Who Knows” from Band of Gypsys on Columbia

Pink Floyd “It’s What We Do” from The Endless River (Deluxe Edition) on Columbia

Peggy Lee “Is That All There Is ?” from All-Time Greatest Hits, Volume 1 on Curb Records

Neil Young “I Am a Child” from Live Rust on Reprise

The Beatles “In My Life” from Rubber Soul on EMI

Bob Dylan “Forever Young” from Planet Waves on unknown

Ben Folds “Still Fighting It” from Rockin’ The Suburbs on Epic

Bob Dylan “Main Title Theme (Billy)” from “Pat Garrett and Billy The Kid” (Original Soundtrack) on Columbia

Stevie Wonder “Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You)” from Music of My Mind on Motown

Marvin Gaye “Sparrow” from Here My Dear on Motown Records

Donny Hathaway “Flying Easy” from Extension Of A Man on Atco Records

Gil Scott-Heron “Lady Day and John Coltrane” from Pieces of A Man on Flying Dutchman

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

The Lounge Lizards “Well You Needn’t” from The Lounge Lizards on EG Records

LCD Soundsystem “Tribulations” from LCD Soundsystem on Capitol Records

Tom Jones “Situation” from The Lead and How To Swing It on Interscope

Thomas Dolby “Europa and the Pirate Twins” from The Golden Age of Wireless on Capitol Records

OMD “History of Modern, Pt. 1” from History of Modern, Pt. 1 – Single on Blue Noise

Foster the People “Are You What You Want to Be?” from Supermodel on Columbia

Tom Tom Club “On, On, On, On…” from Tom Tom Club on Sire Records Company

Return To Forever “Majestic Dance” from Romantic Warrior on Columbia

The Slits “FM” from Cut on Island Records

Pixies “Gigantic” from Surfer Rosa on 4AD

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

Throwing Muses “No Parachutes” from Hunkpapa on 4AD

PJ Harvey “O Stella” from Dry on Island Records

Sonic Youth “Tunic (Song for Karen)” from Goo on DGG

Bill Frisell “Tired of Waiting for You” from Guitar in the Space Age! on Okeh

Laura Nyro “Buy and Sell” from First Songs on Columbia

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

Laura Marling “The Beast” from A Creature I Don’t Know on Ribbon Muisc

Jeff Buckley “Mojo Pin” from Grace on Columbia

Tori Amos “Space Dog” from Under the Pink on Warner Bros.

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

Belle and Sebastian “Step Into My Office, Baby” from Dear Catastrophe Waitress on Matador

The Dandy Warhols “We Used to be Friends” from Welcome to the Monkey House on Capitol Records

Nick Lowe “So It Goes” from Jesus of Cool on Demon Records

Spoon “Take the Fifth” from Girls Can Tell on Merge Records

Squeeze “Is That Love?” from Singles 45’s and Under on A&M Records

The Shins “Simple Song” from Port of Morrow on

Fred Wesley & The JB’s “Doin’ It To Death” on Funky Good Time: Anthology on Polydor

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

Donovan “There Is A Mountain” from Donavan’s Greatest Hits on Epic Legacy

War & Eric Burdon “Spill The Wine” from The Very Best of War on Avenue Records Catalog P&D

Incubus “Summer Romance (Anti-Gravity Love Song)” from S.c.i.e.n.c.e. on Immortal/Epic

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

Bee Gees “You Should Be Dancing” from Children Of The World on RSO

El Chicano “Pyramid (Of Love and Friends)” from Viva El Chicano! (Their Very Best) on Geffen

Roxy Music “Do The Strand” from For Your Pleasure on Virgin

The Psychedelic Furs “President Gas” from Forever Now on Columbia

Parquet Courts “What Color Is Blood” from Sunbathing Animal on Rough Trade

PIL “Disappointed” from 9 on Virgin

TV on the Radio “Satellite” from Young Liars – EP on Touch and Go

Tenement “Under The Storm Clouds” from Predatory Headlights on Don Giovanni Records

Herbie Hancock “Watermelon Man” from Head Hunters on Columbia Legacy

Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan “Deus Ibi Est” from Ballad of The Broken Seas on V2

Serge Gainsbourg “Requiem pour un con” from Les Années Psychédéliques: 1966 – 1971 on Le Smoke Disque

David Essex “Rock On” from Rock On on Columbia

Marvin Gaye “Trouble Man” from Marvin Gaye’s Greatest Hits on Motown Records

Bob Marley & The Wailers “Sun Is Shining” from Kaya on Island

The Beatles “Long, Long, Long” from The Beatles (White Album) on Apple

Portishead “All Mine” from Portishead on Island Def Jam

Average White Band “Pick Up the Pieces (Bonus Track) (Live)” from AWB on Rhino

Small Faces “Talk To You” from Small Faces on Immediate

The Kinks “Come On Now” from Kinda Kinks on Sanctuary

The High Numbers “I’m The Face” from Thirty Years of Maximum R&B on Polydor Records

The Jam “I Need You (For Someone)” from This Is The Modern World on UMC (Universal Music Catalogue)

The Go-Betweens “You Tell Me” from Tallulah on EMI Music Australia

The Smiths “This Charming Man” from The Sound of The Smiths on Rhino

Gin Blossoms “Found Out About You” from New Miserable Experience on A&M Records

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

Tangerine Dream “Invisible Limits” from Stratosfear on Virgin UK

Nels Cline “Dirty Baby, Part 1” from Dirty Baby on Cryptogramophone

John Fahey “Hope Slumbers Eternal” from City of Refuge on Tim/Kerr Records

Yma Sumac “Tatia Inty (Live)” from Live In Russia on Capitol

Genesis “The Waiting Room” from The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway (Remastered) on Virgin Catalogue

Brian Eno “Sky Saw” from Another Green World on Island

Roxy Music “Mother of Pearl” from STRANDED on Virgin UK

The Flaming Lips “Speak To Me/Breathe” from The Dark Side Of The Moon on Warner Bros.

The Flaming Lips “On The Run” from The Dark Side Of The Moon on Warner Bros.

The Flaming Lips “Time” from The Dark Side Of The Moon on Warner Bros.

David Lynch “Pinky’s Dream (featuring Karen O)” from Crazy Clown Time on PIAS

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

Mediaeval Babes “All Turns To Yesterday” from Worldes Blysse on Caroline

Richard and Linda Thompson “Never Again” from Hokey Pokey on remasters

Sandy Denny “One Way Donkey Ride (Demo)” from Rendezvous (Deluxe Edition) on Universal/Island

Herbie Hancock “Tea Leaf Prophecy (Featuring Joni Mitchell)” from River: The Joni Letters on Verve

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

Frank Zappa “This is Phaze III” from Civilization Phaze III on Barking Pumpkin

Frank Zappa “Put A Motor In Yourself” from Civilization Phaze III on Barking Pumpkin

The Residents “Neediness” from Demons Dance Alone on Cherry Red Records

Robert Wyatt “Alien” from Shleep on Thirsty Ear

Love “Listen to My Song” from The Forever Changes Concert… And More on Columbia?legecy

Mahavishnu Orchestra “One Word” from Birds of Fire on Sony Music Media

The Ventures “Walk, Don’t Run” from Walk Don’t Run on Capitol Records

Grizzly Bear “Mourning Sound” from Painted Ruins on RCA Records

LCD Soundsystem “Oh Baby” from american dream on DFA Records/Columbia

St. Vincent “Psychopath” from St. Vincent on Loma Vista/Republic

Battles “Race: In” from Mirrored on Warp Records

Atoms for Peace “Judge Jury and Executioner” from Amok on XL Recordings

Donna Summer “I Feel Love” from Endless Summer on Island Def Jam

Chase “Open Up Wide” from Chase on Epic

Elephant’s Memory “Don’t Put Me On Trial No More” from Elephant’s Memory on BMG

It’s A Beautiful Day “Hot Summer Day” from At Carnegie Hall on Columbia

Climax Blues Band “All the Time in the World (Live)” from FM/Live on Repertoire Records

Muddy Waters “Let’s Spend the Night Together” from Electric Mud on Chess

Focus “Harem Scarem” from Hamburger Concerto on Red Bullet Productions

Peter Gabriel “Mother of Violence” from 2 (Scratch) on CHARISMA

Chicago “Poem for the People (Steven Wilson Remix)” from Chicago II (Steven Wilson Remix) on Rhino

My Morning Jacket “Evil Urges” from Evil Urges on ATO

Smashing Pumpkins “Today” from Siamese Dream on SMASHING PUMPKINS

Pixies “Gigantic” from Surfer Rosa on 4AD

The Frames “Fake” from Burn The Maps on Anti-

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

U2 “Lemon” from Zooropa on Island

Daryl Hall John Oats “Don’t Blame It On Love” from Along The Red Ledge on RCA

Dengue Fever “Taxi Dancer” from The Deepest Lake on Tuk Tuk Records

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

Paul Mauriat “Black Is Black” from Love Is Blue (20th Anniversary Edition) on Mercury

Terry Reid “Tinker Tailor” from Bang, Bang You’re Terry Reid on Epic

Fleetwood Mac “”Oh Well”” from Vintage Mac on Sony/BMG

X “Make the Music Go Bang” from More Fun in the New World on Elektra

Dave Edmunds “Me and the Boys” from D.E.7th on BGO Records

William Shatner “Common People” from Has Been on Shout

Everclear “Heroin Girl” from Sparkle and Fade on Capitol Catalog

Genesis “Los Endos” from A Trick of the Tail (Remastered) [Bonus Video Version] on Rhino Atlantic

Marianne Faithfull “Boulevard of Broken Dreams” from Strange Weather on Island

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

Billie Holiday “Yesterdays” from Lady Day – The Best of Billie Holiday on Columbia / Legacy

Tom Waits “Tango ’til They’re Sore” from Rain Dogs on Island

Nancy Wilson “The Old Country” from Nancy Wilson and Cannonball Adderley on Capitol Jazz

Nat King Cole “Nature Boy” from Nat King Cole Disc 1 on Capitol Records

Joni Mitchell “The Judgement of the Moon and Stars (Ludwig’s Tune)” from For the Roses on Asylum Records

James Bond and His Sextet “Moonraker” from The James Bond Themebook on Mirwood Records

Harry Nilsson “The Moonbeam Song” from Nilsson Schmilsson on RCA/Legecy

Neil Young “Harvest Moon” from Harvest Moon on Reprise

Cat Stevens “Moonshadow” from Teaser and the Firecat on A & M

Nick Drake “Pink Moon” from Pink Moon on Island

Sting “Sister Moon” from Nothing Like The Sun on A&M Records

Cat Power “The Moon” from The Greatest on Matador

Iron and Wine “Half Moon” from Kiss Each Other Clean on Warner Bros.

Blue Oyster Cult “Buck’s Boogie (Studio Version)” from Tyranny and Mutation on Columbia

Blue Oyster Cult “Goin’ Through the Motions” from Spectres on Columbia

The Babys “Give Me Your Love” from Broken heart on Chrysalis Records

Sweet “Love Is Like Oxygen” from The Best of Sweet on Capitol Records

David Bowie “Life on Mars?” from Hunky Dory on RCA

Patti Smith “Because The Night” from Easter on Arista Records

Squeeze “Pulling Mussels (From the Shell)” from Singles 45’s and Under on A&M Records

James Brown “Bodyheat” from Motherlode on Polydor

Serge Gainsbourg “Cannabis” from Cannabis OST on Phillips

Beastie Boys “Shake Your Rump” from Paul’s Boutique on Capitol

Chicks on Speed “Give Me Back My Man” from The re-releases of the un-releases on Kpunk

Cake “Mustache Man (Wasted)” from Showroom of Compassion on Upbeat Records

Mike Doughty “The Wild Creatures” from The Heart Watches While The Brain Burns on Snack Bar/Megaforce

The Black Keys “Fever” from Turn Blue on Nonesuch

Smoosh “Massive Cure” from She Like Electric on Pattern 25 Records

Booker T and the MGs “Medley: Because/You Never Give Me Your Money” from McLemore Avenue on Stax

Bash & Pop “Anything Could Happen” from Anything Could Happen on Fat Possum

The I Don’t Cares “Born for Me” from Wild Stab on Dry Wood

Eels “Today Is The Day” from The Deconstruction on E Works Records/ PIAS

The New Pornographers “Champions of Red Wine” from Brill Bruisers on Matador

Arcade Fire “Ready to Start” from The Suburbs on Merge Records

Pretenders “Never Be Together” from Alone on Liberator Music / BMG

Bill Frisell “Tired of Waiting for You” from Guitar in the Space Age! on Okeh

Van Morrison “Beside You” from Astral Weeks on Warner Brothers

Low “Especially Me” from C’mon on Sub Pop Records

Leonard Cohen “It Seemed Better That Way” from You Want It Darker on Columbia

Calexico “Miles from the Sea” from Edge of the Sun on Anti-

Kurt Vile “Too Hard” from Wakin on a Pretty Daze on Matador Records

Percy “Thrills” Thrillington “Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey” from Thrillington on MPL/Hear Music/Concord

Tom Verlaine “Cry Mercy, Judge” from Flash Light on IRS

Stan Ridgway “Drive She Said” from The Big Heat on IRS

Richard Hell & The Voidoids “Blank Generation” from Blank Generation on Sire

Johnny Thunders “Dead or Alive” from So Alone on Sire

Paul Westerberg “I’ll Do Anything” from Stereo on Vagrant Records

Paul Weller “From the Floorboards Up” from As In Now on Yep Roc

James Brown “Bodyheat” from Motherlode on Polydor