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Monthly Archives: April 2016

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Esquivel “Chant to the Night” from More of Other Worlds, Other Sounds (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks 1962) on Weird Music – Space Age Pop

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

David Lindley “Mercury Blues” from El Rayo-X on Elektra Asylum

Neko Case & Her Boyfriends “Honky Tonk Hiccups” from The Virginian on Bloodshot/ Mint Records

The Blasters “Trouble Bound (Live)” from Trouble Bound (Live) on Shout!

Chris Isaak “Diddley Daddy” from Heart Shaped World on Reprise

Jack White “I’m Shakin’” from Blunderbuss on Third Man

The I Don’t Cares “Dance to the Fight” from Wild Stab on Dry Wood

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

Harry Nilsson “A Thousand Miles Away” from That’s The Way It Is on BMG

Stevie Wonder “Golden Lady” from Innervisions on motown

Fountains of Wayne “Halley’s Waitress” from Welcome Interstate Managers on S-Curve Records

Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach “In The Darkest Place” from Painted From Memory on Mercury

Dionne Warwick “Alfie” from Sings the Bacharach & David Songbook on Music Club

Todd Rundgren “Love of the Common Man” from Faithful on Bearsville

Wilco “Any Major Dude Will Tell You” from Me, Myself & Irene – Original Soundtrack on Sony

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

Fleet Foxes “Blue Ridge Mountains” from Fleet Foxes (Deluxe Edition) on Co-operative Music

The Beach Boys “Surf’s Up (1966)” from The Smile Sessions on Capitol

Foster the People “Waste” from Torches on Columbia

David Bowie “Space Oddity (1979)” from Scary Monsters on Rykodisc

Grant-Lee Phillips “Love My Way” from Nineteeneighties on Zoe

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

Joe Jackson “(Do the) Instant Mash” from Look Sharp! (Bonus Track Version) on A&M

The Minders “Hooray for Tuesday” from Hooray for Tuesday on Future Farmer Recordings

Buffalo Springfield “On The Way Home” from Last Time Around on ATCO

The Shins “No Way Down” from Port of Morrow on Columbia

Eno • Hyde “Daddy’s Car” from Someday World on Opal Records

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

Fred Wesley & The J.B.’s “Doing It to Death” from Funky Good Time: The Anthology on Polydor

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Marty Cooper Clan “Walk Don’t Run” from Swingin’ Instrumentals from the Space Age on Rough Trade

The Pretty Things “Rosalyn” from Come See Me – The Very Best of The Pretty Things on Shout Factory

The Seeds “Pushin’ Too Hard (Original)” from Travel With Your Mind on GNP Crescendo

The Kinks “Come On Now” from Kinda Kinks on Castle America

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

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

The Cramps “Human Fly” from Gravest Hits on IRS

The Fleshtones “First Date (Are You Coming On to Me)” from Take A Good Look on Yep Roc

The Stooges “Loose” from Funhouse on Elektra

The Vaccines “Wreckin’ Bar (Ra Ra Ra)” from What Did You Expect from The Vaccines? on Columbia

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

Mahavishnu Orchestra “Celestial Terrestrial Commuters” from Birds of Fire on Columbia / Legacy

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

Pretenders “Room Full of Mirrors” from Get Close (Remastered) on Sire

David Bowie “Look Back in Anger” from Lodger on Ryko

William Shatner “Common People” from Has Been on Shout

Suburban Lawns “Jam The Controls” from Suburban Lawns on IRS

Kava Kon “Pyramid Point” from Departure Exotica on white label detroit

Lord Huron “Way Out There” from Strange Trails on I AM SOUND

Angel Olsen “White Fire” from Burn Your Fire For No Witness (Deluxe Edition) on Jagjaguwar

Graham Nash & David Crosby “Where will I Be?” from Graham Nash & David Crosby on Atlantic

Leonard Cohen “The Stranger Song” from Songs Of Leonard Cohen on Columbia

April March “Mickey et Chantal” from Chrominance Decoder (Bonus Track Version) on Tricatel

King Crimson “Book of Saturday” from Lark’s Tongue In Aspic (30th Anniversary Edition) on DGM

Steve Reich “Sextet – 5th Movement” from Sextet – Six Marimbas on nonsuch

Tenement “Crop Circle Nation” from Predatory Headlights on Don Giovanni Records

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

Teens of Style “The Drum” from Car Seat Headrest on Matador

Savages “Evil” from Adore Life on Matador

Jim Carroll Band “People of Died” from “Hit Me” 1986 Island Comp on Island

Kings of Leon “Four Kicks” from Aha Shake Heartbreak on RCA

The Julie Ruin “Oh Come On” from Run Fast on TJR Records

Fred Wesley & The J.B.’s “Doing It to Death” from Funky Good Time: The Anthology on Polydor

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

Gene Pitney “A Town Without Pity” from Anthology: 1961-1968 on Rhino

Peggy Lee “My Man” from All-Time Greatest Hits, Volume 1 on Curb Records

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

Nina Simone “Wild is the Wind” from Wild Is The Wind on Phillips

Yma Sumac “Chuncho (The Forest Creatures)” from Voice Of The Xtabay on Capitol Catalog

Ray Charles “Doodlin’” from The Best of Ray Charles on Atlantic

Buster Poindexter “Breaking Up the House” from Buster’s Happy Hour on Rhino/Forward

Royal Crown Revue “A Bronx Hello” from Walk on Fire on Rcr Records

Duffy Jackson “Lemon Drops” from Swing! Swing! Swing! on Milestone

Lambert, Hendricks & Ross “Cloudburst” from The Hottest New Group In Jazz on Columbia / Legacy

Louis Prima “When You’re Smiling” from The Call of the Wildest on EMI

Frank Sinatra “Come Fly With Me” from Sinatra At The Sands on UMe

King Cole Trio “Bring Another Drink” from The Cocktail Combos on Capitol Records

Pérez Prado and His Orchestra “Mosaico Cubano (Cuban Sketch)” from Havana, 3 a.m. (Full Album Plus Extra Tracks 1955) on Latin Classics

Stan Freberg “Rock Island Line” from The Very Best of Stan Freberg on Saland Publishing

The Kingston Trio “Wimoweh (Mbube)” from The Kingston Trio / …From the ‘Hungry I’ on Capitol Records

Harry Belafonte “Monkey” from Jump Up Calypso on RCA Victor

David (Gruber) Allen “Tears In The Grease Paint” from Tears In The Grease Paint on Magnetic Oblivion Records

Harry Nilsson “Nobody Cares About The Roads Anymore” from Personal Best – The Harry Nilsson Anthology on RCA

Leon Redbone “I’m Going Home” from Up a Lazy River on Rounder Records

Janet Klein “Nasty Man” from Paradise Wobble on Private Music

Nancy Sinatra “Sugar Town” from The Essential Nancy Sinatra on EMIMusic

Burt Bacharach “South American Getaway” from Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid Original Soundtrack on A & M

Marianne Faithfull “Sing Me Back Home” from Easy Come Easy Go on Island

Sons of the pioneers “Tumbling Tumbleweeds” from The RCA Victor Years, Vol. 1 on RCA

Lefty Frizzell “Saginaw Michigan” from Columbia Country Classics on Columbia

Glen Campbell “Gentle On My Mind” from Gentle On My Mind on Capitol Records

Old and in the Way “Old And In The Way” from Old And In The Way on Ryko

The Louvin Brothers “Knoxville Girl” from 20 All-Time Greatest Hits on Gusto

Brenda Lee “I’m Sorry (Single Version)” from Unchained Melody / Moonriver / Some Enchanted Evening on Spectrum

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

IMG_3390Jacques Denjean and His Orchestra “It’s My Party” from The Tough Touch on TP4 Music

Nazz “Under The Ice” from 13th and Pine on Spectra Records

Smashing Pumpkins “I Am One” from Gish (Deluxe Edition) on Virgin Records

The Jimi Hendrix Experience “You Got Me Floatin’” from Axis: Bold As Love on MCA

The Music “The People” from The Music on Capitol Records

Nazareth “Hair of the Dog” from Hair of the Dog on A&M

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

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

The Cure “Friday I’m In Love” from WISH on Elektra

Gary Numan “Are ‘Friends’ Electric (Live)” from Down In The Park: The Alternative Anthology on Trojan Records

The Flaming Lips “Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots, Pt. 1” from Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots on Warner Bros.

Roxy Music “Beauty Queen” from For Your Pleasure on Virgin

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

Ani DiFranco “Lag Time” from Knuckle Down on Righteous Babe

The Byrds “Triad” from The Notorious Byrd Brothers on Columbia

Kurt Vile “Life Like This” from B’lieve I’m Goin Down… on Matador

M. Ward “Poison Cup” from Post-War on Merge Records

Richard Thompson “I’m Taking My Business Elsewhere” from Mirror Blue on Capitol Records

Leonard Cohen “Boogie Street” from Ten New Songs on Columbia

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

The Dandy Warhols “All the Money or the Simple Life Honey” from Odditorium Or Warlords Of Mars on Capitol Records

10cc “Rock n’ Roll Lullaby” from How Dare You (Remastered Version) on Mercury

Belle & Sebastian “The Eight Station of the Cross Kabab House” from The Third Eye Centre on Matador

Madness “it Must Be Love” from Madness on Geffen

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

Louis Prima “There’ll Be No Next Time” from Call of the Wildest on EMI

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