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This is the spot where Mad Doctor Matt posts his weekly playlists.

The Polyphonics “September Song” from Zounds! What Sounds on Seeco

Robyn Hitchcock & Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians “The Yip Song” from Respect on A & M Records

Pixies “Holiday Song” from Death to the Pixies: 1987-1991 on 4AD

Jane’s Addiction “Mountain Song” from Nothing’s Shocking on Rhino/Warner Bros.

Steve Hillage “The Salmon Song” from Fish Rising (Remastered) on Virgin UK

Tears For Fears “Badman’s Song” from The Seeds of Love on Mercury

Nat Adderley “Work Song” from Work Song on Riverside

Wilco “Wilco (The Song)” from Wilco (The Album) on Nonesuch

The Flaming Lips “The Yeah Yeah Yeah Song” from At War with the Mystics (Deluxe Version) on Warner Bros.

Florence + The Machine “Drumming Song” from Lungs on Universal-Island Records Ltd.

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

Weezer “Undone – The Sweater Song” from Weezer on DGC

Elastica “Car Song” from Elastica on DGC

Gary Moore “The Loner Song” from Wild Frontier on Virgin

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

Fleet Foxes “Tiger Mountain Peasant Song” from Fleet Foxes on Sub Pop

Simon And Garfunkel “Song for the Asking” from Bridge Over Troubled Water on Columbia

Nico “Winter Song” from chelsea girl on Polydor

Bright Eyes “Old Soul Song” from I’m Wide Awake, It’s Morning on Saddle Creek

Fountains of Wayne “Valley Winter Song” from Welcome Interstate Managers on S-Curve Records

The Cure “Love Song” from Disintegration on Elektra

Sun Ra and His Arkestra “Song of the Sparer” from Pictures of Infinity (Remastered and Expanded) on Enterplanetary Koncepts

The Beatles “Only A Northern Song” from Yellow Submarine on EMI

The Monkees “Porpoise Song (Theme from “Head”)” from The Best of the Monkees on Rhino

David Bowie “Song For Bob Dylan” from Hunky Dory on RCA

10cc “The Hospital Song” from 10cc on Revvolution Records

The Shins “Simple Song” from Port of Morrow on Columbia

Nancy Sinatra “Highway Song” from Greatest Hits on CNR Records

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

Explorer “Take Five” from A Totally New Electronic Musical Instrument In Recording! on private

Foo Fighters “Times Like These” from One By One on RCA

Joe Jackson “Got The Time” from Look Sharp! (Bonus Track Version) on A&M

X “In The Times In Takes” from See How We Are on Rhino/Elektra

Cheap Trick “Clock Strikes Ten” from At Budokan on Sony Music Entertainment Inc.

The Strokes “12:51” from Room On Fire on RCA

Sleater-Kinney “One More Hour” from Dig Me Out on Kill Rock Stars

Angry Samoans “Time Has Come Today” from Back To Samoa on Triple X Records

The Art Of Noise “Moments In Love” from Who’s Afraid of the Art of Noise? on Polydor

The Black Hollies “When It’s Time To Come Down” from Somewhere Between Here and Nowhere on Ernest Jenning Record Co.

John Vandersliice “Too Much Time” from Romanian Names on Dead Oceans

10cc “Old Mister Time” from Bloody Tourists on Virgin EMI

Portishead “Sour Times” from Dummy on PolyGram Records

The Zombies “Time of the Season” from Odessey and Oracle on Big Beat

Tangerine Dream “3AM At the Border of the Marsh from Okefenokee” from Stratosfear (Remastered) on Virgin Records

Bob Dylan “Fourth Time Around” from Live 1966 on Columbia

Tori Amos “Time” from Strange Little Girls on Sony Music Entertainment

M. Ward “Hold Time” from Hold Time on Merge

Yes “Time and a Word” from Time and a Word (Deluxe Edition) on Rhino Atlantic

Neil Young “Comes A Time” from Live Rush on Reprise

The Rolling Stones “The Last Time” from Big Hits (High Tide and Green Grass) on ABKCO

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

David Bowie “Rock n Roll Suicide” from The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars on Rykodisc

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings “Matter of Time” from Soul of a Woman on Daptone Records

The Guess Who “No Time (Live)” from Live At the Paramount on Buddha Records

Elvis Costello “Man Out of Time” from IbMePdErRoIoAmL (remastered with bonus Disc) on Rhino

The Beatles “Any Time At All” from A Hard Day’s Night on UA

James Brown “Bodyheat” from Motherlode on Polydor

Serge Gainsbourg “Cannabis” from Cannabis OST on Phillips

Superchuck “What a Time to Be Alive” from What a Time to Be Alive on Merge

Tenement “Feral Cat Tribe” from Predatory Headlights on Don Giovanni Records

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

Nirvana “Molly’s Lips” from Incestiside on Sub-Pop

Parquet Courts “Black and White” from Sunbathing Animal on Rough Trade

The Raconteurs “Store Bought Bones” from Broken Boy Soldiers on XL Recordings

The New Pornographers “All the Things That Go to Make Heaven and Earth” from Challengers on Matador Records

The Long Winters “New Girl” from When I Pretend to Fall on Barsuk Records

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

Petra Haden “Life On Mars” from (none) on (none)

Dirty Projectors & Björk “When the World Comes to an End” from Mount Wittenberg Orca on Domino Records

TV on the Radio “You” from Nine Types of Light on Interscope

Young Marble Giants “Credit in the Straight World” from Colossal Youth on Domino Records

Mekons “Millionaire” from Heaven & Hell on Cook

Beck “Colors” from colors on Capitol Records (CAP)

The Clash “Know your Rights” from Combat Rock on CBS

Michael Brook with Brian Eno & Daniel Lanois “Ocean Motion” from Hybrid on Caroline Records

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

The Lumineers “Long Way From Home” from Cleopatra on Decca Records

Joni Mtichell “Cold Blue Steel and Sweet Fire” from For The Roses on Asylum

Hedwig and the Angry Inch “The Long Grift” from Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Original Cast Recording) on Atlantic

Wilco “Common Sense” from Schmilco on dBpm/ Anti-

Mitski “I Bet On Losing Dogs” from Puberty 2 on Dead Oceans

Low “On the Edge Of” from The Great Destroyer on Sub Pop Records

Timmy Thomas “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face” from Why Can’t We Live Together – The Best of the TK Years 1972-1981 on EMI UK

The Jimmy Castor Bunch “Psyche” from It’s Just Begun / Phase Two on RCA Camden

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

Cheap Trick “Dream Police” from Dream Police on CBS Inc

The Vines “Ride” from Winning Days on Capitol Records

The Hives “I Hate To Say I Told You So” from Veni Vidi Vicious on Burning Heart Records/Epitaph

Green Day “Scattered” from Nimrod on Reprise

Frank Black “Los Angeles” from Frank Black on 4 ADLtd

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

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