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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

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Tak Shindo “Brass and Bamboo” from Brass and Bamboo (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1959) on Weird Music/Exotica
Paul Weller “Wake Up the Nation” from Wake Up the Nation on Yep Roc
The Flaming Lips “The Yeah Yeah Yeah Song” from At War With the Mystics on Warner Bros.
D’Angelo and The Vanguard “The Charade” from Black Messiah on RCA
Shootyz Groove “Dear God (Oh My God)” from High Definition on Reprise
Wayne Kramer “Shining Mr. Lincoln’s Shoes” from Citizen Wayne on Epitaph Records
Dr. John “Revolution” from Locked Down on Nonesuch
Blue Oyster Cult “Buck’s Boogie (Studio Version)” from Tyranny and Mutation on Columbia
Blue Oyster Cult “The Red & The Black” from Tyranny and Mutation on Columbia
Blood, Sweat & Tears “Manic Depression” from Live on avenue records
The Guess Who “Truckin’ Off Across the Sky (Live)” from Live At the Paramount on Buddha Records
Ian Hunter “Golden Opportunity” from Overnight Angels on Columbia
David Bowie “Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)” from Scary Monsters on Rykodisc
Akira Ifukube “Godzilla At The Ocean Floor” from Godzilla (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) on Classic Music International
Leonard Cohen “Treaty” from You Want It Darker on Columbia
Peter Gabriel “Heroes” from Scratch My Back on Real World
Joni Mitchell “Paprika Plains” from Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter on Asylum
Star Trek – 30th Anniversary Special “Suite from The Trouble With Tribbles” from 30Th Anniversary on Crescendo
Bay City Rollers “Yesterday’s Hereos” from The Bay City Rollers Greatest Hits on Unequal Halves
Sweet “Action” from The Best of Sweet on Capitol Records
Slade “Mama Weer All Crazee Now” from Cum On Feel the Noize on Shout Factory
Elton John “Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting” from Goodbye Yellow Brick Road on MCA
T. Rex “Baby Strange” from The Slider (Deluxe) on Demon
Mick Ronson “Only After Dark” from Slaughter on 10th Avenue on Snapper
James Brown “Hot Pants (She Got to Use What She Got to Get What She Wants)” from In the Jungle Groove on Universal Records

The Ventures “Hawaii Five-O (Instrumental)” from Premium Twin Best Series Diamond Head – The Ventures Best on EMI MUSIC JAPAN INC.

Car Seat Headrest “Something Soon” from Teens of Style on Matador

Modest Mouse “Lampshades on Fire” from Strangers to Ourselves on Epic

Cults “I Can Hardly Make You Mine” from Static on Columbia

Mitski “Dan the Dancer” from Puberty 2 on Dead Oceans

The Dead Weather “Jawbreaker” from Sea of Cowards on Warner Bros.

Snakehips “All That I Can Take” from Left For Dead on Twister/ Feralette

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

Tangerine Dream “Stratosfear” from Stratosfear (Remastered) on Virgin Records

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

TV on the Radio “Trouble” from Seeds on Harvest Records

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

Divine Fits “Flaggin’ a Ride” from A Thing Called Divine Fits on Merge Records

Cake “Meanwhile, Rick James…” from Comfort Eagle on Columbia

Luscious Jackson “Electric” from Fever In Fever Out on Capitol Records

Steve Hackett “Ace of Wands” from Voyage of the Acolyte (Bonus Edition) on Virgin Catalogue

Genesis “Can-utility and the Coastliners” from Foxtrot on Atlantic

Badger “On The Way Home” from One Live Badger on Floating World

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

Yes “Dear Father” from Time And A Word (remaster) on Rhino

Kool & The Gang “N.T.” from The Best of Kool & The Gang on Virgin EMI

Stan Ridgway “Calling Out to Carol” from Mosquitos on Geffen

The Specials “Gangsters” from The Specials on Chrysalis

The Selector “Too Much Pressure” from Too Much Pressure on EMI

The Mighty Mighty Bosstones “The Impression That I Get” from Let’s Face It on ISLAND MERCURY

The Untouchables “Free Yourself (Long Version)” from Wild Child on Stiff Records

Oingo Boingo “On The Outside” from Only a Lad on A&M

Vincent Bell “Something Stupid” from Pop Goes The Electric Sitar on Goldenlane Records

Dave Edmunds “Trouble Boys” from Tracks On Wax 4 on Swan Song

Chris Isaak “I’m Not Waiting” from Heart Shaped World on Reprise

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

Loretta Lynn “Portland, Oregon” from Van Lear Rose on Interscope

Son Volt “Sinking Down” from Notes of Blue on Transmit Sound/ Thirty Tigers

X “Lettuce and Vodka” from Hey Zeus! on Mercury

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

David Bowie “Fascination” from Young Americans on Virgin

Stevie Wonder “Love Having You Around” from music of my mind on Motown

10cc “Last Night” from Bloody Tourists on Virgin EMI

Alex Chilton “Oogum Boogum” from Set on Bar/None

Lowell Fulson “Tramp” from The Roots of Hip Hop, Vol. 2 on Mojo

Amos Lee “The Man Who Wants You” from Mountains of Sorrow, Rivers of Song on Capitol Records

Gavin Bryars “The Sinking of the Titanic (excerpt)” from Bryars: Jesus’ Blood Never Failed Me Yet on GB Records

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

Ryan Adams “Rocks” from Ashes & Fire on Capitol Records

Angel Olsen “Sister” from My Woman on Jagjaguwar

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

Jethro Tull “For Michael Collins, Jeffrey and Me” from Benefit on Chrysalis

Booker T “Potato Hole” from Potato Hole on Anti-

Neil Young “Are You Ready for the Country” from Harvest on Reprise

Blitzen Trapper “Fletcher” from American Goldwing (Bonus Track Version) on Sub Pop Records

Lone Justice “Drugstore Cowboy” from This World Is not My Home on Geffen

Brinsley Schwarz “Nervous On the Road (But Can’t Stay At Home)” from Nervous on the Road on EMI UK

Elvis Costello & the Imposters “Monkey to Man” from The Delivery Man on Lost Highway

Buffalo Springfield “”Questions”” from Last Time Around on ATCO

James Brown “Hot Pants (She Got to Use What She Got to Get What She Wants)” from Hot Pants on Polygram

Duane Eddy “Mason Dixon Lion” from Have ‘Twangy’ Guitar Will Travel on Jamie/Guyden

Randy Newman “I’m Dead (But I Don’t Know It)” from Bad Love on Dreamworks

Tom Waits “Goin’ Out West (Live)” from Glitter & Doom on Anti-

Drive-By Truckers “Drag The Lake Charlie ” from The Big To-Do on ATO Records

William Shatner “Ideal Woman” from Has Been on Shout

The Damned “I Just Can’t Be Happy Today” from Smash It Up: The Anthology 1976-1987 on Craze Productions

Paul Westerberg “You’ve Had It With You” from Eventually on Reprise

R.E.M. “Fireplace” from Document on CAPITOL CATALOG MKT (C92)

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

The Decemberists “When The War Came” from The Crane Wife on Capitol Records

David Bowie “I’d Rather Be High” from The Next Day on Iso/Sony Music

The Zombies “Butchers Tale (Western Front 1914)” from Odessey and Oracle on Big Beat

Kate Bush “Pull Out The Pin” from The Dreaming on EMI-Manhattan

Bruce Springsteen “Devils & Dust” from Devils & Dust on Columbia

Wilco “War on War” from Yankee Hotel Foxtrot on Nonesuch

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

King Crimson “Book of Saturday” from Larks’ Tongues In Aspic (Bonus Track Version) on WOWOW Entertainment, Inc.

Cat Stevens “How Can I Tell You” from Teaser and the Firecat on A & M

David Essex “For Emily, Whenever I may find her” from Rock On on Columbia

Kings of Convenience “Know-How” from Riot On an Empty Street on Astralwerks

Fun. “Please Leave The Light When You Go” from Song Reader on Capitol Records

David Byrne & St. Vincent “Optimist” from Love This Giant on 4AD

The Beatles “Your Mother Should Know” from Magical Mystery Tour on Capitol Records

Dr. Lonnie Smith “The New Pollution” from Boogaloo To Beck: A Tribute on Scufflin’ Records

Procol Harum “”A Whiter Shade Of Pale”” from Procol Harum on Deram

The Band “Chest Fever” from Music From Big Pink on Capitol

Sugarloaf “Green Eyed Lady” from Sugarloaf on Liberty

Laura Nyro “Eli’s Comin’” from Eli and The Thirteenth Confession on Columbia

James Brown “Bodyheat” from Motherlode on Polydor

Peter Thomas “11 Uhr 50” from Moonflowers & Mini-Skirts on Marina

Liam Gallagher “Wall of Glass” from As You Were on Warner Bros.

The Hold Steady “Big Cig” from Teeth Dreams on Washington Square

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

Sloan “I’ve Gotta Try” from Never Hear The End Of It on murderecords

The Dandy Warhols “Boys Better” from Come Down on Capitol Records

Throwing Muses “Counting Backwards” from The Real Ramona on 4AD

Todd Rundgren “Determination” from Hermit of Mink Hollow on Rhino

Edgar Winter “Frankenstein” from Take A Free Ride on Sony

Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile “Over Everything” from Lotta Sea Lice on Matador

Motel Beds “Skymade Suit” from These Are the Days Gone By (Remastered) on Misra Records

Wilco “Taste The Ceiling” from Star Wars on dBpm

Beck “Soldier Jane” from The Information on Interscope

Jenny Lewis “Head Underwater” from The Voyager on Warner

Lord Huron “Meet Me in the Woods” from Strange Trails on I AM SOUND

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

Radiohead “Lotus Flower” from The King of Limbs on TBD Records

Thomas Dolby “I Live In A Suitcase” from Astronauts & Heretics on Giant

Altj “Hunger of the Pine” from ALTJ on Sugar Bear Records

Beach House “Sparks” from Depression Cherry on Sub Pop Records

Edward Sharp and the Magnetic Zeros “Home” from Up from Below on Community Records

Tommy James and the Shondells “Cellophane Symphony” from Cellophane Symphony on roulette

The Beatles “Anna (Go to Him)” from Please Please Me on Parlophone

Elvis Costello & The Attractions “Party Girl” from Armed Forces on Rykodisc

Blood, Sweat & Tears “Valentine’s Day” from B, S, & T 4 on Columbia

The English Beat “I Confess” from Special Beat Service (Remastered) on Shout! Factory

The Monkees “What Am I Doing Hangin’ ‘Round” from Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. (Remastered) [Deluxe Edition] on Rhino

The Guess Who “Laughing” from Canned Wheat on Buddha Records

James Brown “I Can’t Stand It “76”” from Hell on Polydor