Saturday, February 26, 2011

February 26, 2011 CHIRP Radio Playlist

James Davis took the middle hour on this show and did a good job in his extended time. Next week, it's back to just me and only me, 9AM to Noon (CST) at

12:00PM Matt Ulery's Loom When I Think Of You from Flora.Fauna.Fervor. (482 Music)

11:55AM Passion Pit Make Light from Manners (Frenchkiss)

11:51AM Village The Days Are Gifts from Local Moves (self-released)

11:49AM The Bangles Silent Treatment from All Over The Place (Columbia)

11:44AM A Place To Bury Strangers Don't Think Lover from A Place To Bury Strangers (Killer Pimp)

11:42AM Don & Dewey Koko Joe from Loud, Fast & Out of Control: The Wild Sounds of '50s Rock (Rhino)

11:39AM Lemuria Yellowstone Lady from Pebble (Bridge Nine)

11:34AM Into Paradise Bring Me Up from Churchtown (Chrysalis)

11:31AM The Rural Alberta Advantage Stamp from Departing (Saddle Creek)

11:27AM Marnie Stern Steely from This Is it and I Am it and You Are it and so Is That and He Is it and She Is it and it Is it and That is That (Kill Rock Stars)

11:22AM Meco Funk from Star Wars And Other Galactic Funk (Millenium)

11:18AM Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie xx Running from We're New Here (XL)

11:14AM Gay Dad Joy from Leisure Noise (London)

11:08AM M.O.T.O. Dance Dance Dance Dance Dance To The Radio from Kill M.O.T.O. (Criminal IQ)

11:04AM Jawbox Airwaves Dream from My Scrapbook of Fatal Accidents (DeSoto)

11:00AM David Lowery Baby, All Those Girls Meant Nothing To Me from The Palace Guards (429)


10:49AM John Coltrane A Love Supreme III: Pursuance from A Love Supreme (Impulse)

10:47AM Sonic Youth La Cabane Au Zodiac from SYR 9: Simon Werner A Disparu (SYR)

10:43AM Led Zeppelin Tangerine from Led Zeppelin III (Atlantic)

10:34AM The Psychic Paramount DDB from II (No Quarter)

10:31AM Kalyanji Anandji Somebody to Love from Psych Funk Sa-Re-Ga! Seminar: Expressions of Psychedelic Funk Music in India 1970-1983 (World Psychedelic Funk Classics)

10:26AM Neu! Isi from Neu 75 (Brain)

10:23AM The Impressions I Ain't Supposed To from Keep On Pushin' (ABC - Paramount)

10:20AM Under The Sun Orchestra Under The Sun (Instrumental Theme) from Cult Cargo: Salsa Boricua De Chicago (Numero)

10:15AM Doris Ebong Boogie Trip from Lagos Disco Inferno (Academy)

10:10AM Clive Tanaka y Su Orquesta Neu Chicago from Jet Set Siempre 1° (Tall Corn Music)

10:05AM Zola Jesus Sea Talk from Valusia - EP (Sacred Bones)

10:01AM Boogie Down Productions 9mm Goes Bang from Criminal Minded (B-Boy Records)


9:57AM Air Le Voyage De Penelope from Moon Safari (Astralwerks)

9:54AM Papercuts Do You Really Wanna Know from Fading Parade (Sub Pop)

9:51AM The Beau Brummels Gentle Wandering Ways from Vol. 44 (Vault)

9:46AM Shuggie Otis Sweet Thang from Inspiration Information (Luaka Bop)

9:43AM Beirut In The Mausoleum from The Flying Club Cup (Ba Da Bing!)

9:39AM The Low Anthem Ghost Woman Blues from Smart Flesh (Nonesuch)

9:35AM Muddy Waters Trouble No More from The Chess Box (Chess)

9:30AM Arbouretum When Delivery Comes from The Gathering (Thrill Jockey)

9:26AM Chris von Sneidern Ooh Mama Mama from The Wild Horse (Innerstate)

9:24AM Lia Ices Little Marriage from Grown Unknown (Jagjaguwar)

9:18AM Red House Painters Golden from Old Ramon (Sub Pop)

9:14AM Rego Light from All These Bones And Us EP (self-released)

9:07AM Bright Eyes Beginner's Mind from The People's Key (Saddle Creek)

9:04AM Rain Parade Sad Eyes Kill from Crashing Dream (Island)

9:01AM Velvett Fogg New York Mining Disaster 1941 from Maybe Someone Is Digging Underground: The Songs of the Bee Gees (Sanctuary)

Saturday, February 19, 2011

February 19, 2011 CHIRP Radio Playlist

Jim Davis did two sets in my show as part of his training -- check out the six songs he played, starting with Miles Davis. He'll do an hour next week. I'll start things off, as usual from 9AM to Noon (CST) at

11:56AM Enon In This City from High Society (Touch & Go)

11:52AM British Sea Power Observe the Skies from Valhalla Dancehall (Rough Trade)

11:48AM The Mono Men Swampland from Wrecker! (Estrus)

11:43AM The Residents Hello Skinny from Duck Stab/Buster & Glen (Ralph)

11:40AM The Faint Casual Sex from Blank-Wave Arcade (Saddle Creek)

11:37AM PJ Harvey In the Dark Places from Let England Shake (Vagrant)

11:32AM The Pretty Things Baron Saturday from S.F. Sorrow (Snapper)

11:29AM yourfeetstoobig Crystal Twin from hunter/gather EP (self-released)

11:25AM Bobby Conn Twenty-One from King For A Day (Thrill Jockey)

11:20AM The Trolleyvox I Know That You're High from The Karaoke Meltdowns (Transit Of Venus)

11:16AM Banjo Or Freakout Go Ahead from Banjo Or Freakout (Rare Book Room)

11:13AM Jurassic 5 Monkey Bars from Quality Control (Interscope)

11:07AM Jason Falkner Eloquence from Can You Still Feel? (Elektra)

11:02AM Mogwai Rano Pano from Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will (Sub Pop)

11:00AM The Minutemen Do You Want New Wave or Do You Want the Truth? from Double Nickels On the Dime (SST)

10:57AM Ian Dury & The Blockheads (Take Your Elbow Out Of the Soup You're Sitting On the Chicken) from Laughter (Stiff)

10:53AM Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra La Eterna Felicidad (featuring Bardo Martinez) from World Of Funk (Ubiquity)

10:50AM The Ponys Double Vision from Turn the Lights Out (Matador)

10:46AM cub Leapfrog from Betti-Cola (Mint)

10:42AM Destroyer Poor in Love from Kaputt (Merge)

10:39AM The Wonder Stuff The Size Of A Cow from Never Loved Elvis (Polydor)

10:36AM Asobi Seksu My Baby from Fluorescence (Polyvinyl)

10:31AM Parliament Placebo Syndrome from Funkentelecky VS. The Placebo Syndrome (Casablanca)

10:26AM Propellerheads & De La Soul 360? (Oh Yeah?) from Decksanddrumsandrockandroll (Wall of Sound)

10:21AM The Skull Defekts No More Always from Peer Amid (Thrill Jockey)

10:18AM David Bowie Always Crashing In The Same Car from Low (Virgin)

10:13AM Miles Davis Prayer (Oh Doctor Jesus) from Porgy And Bess (Columbia)

10:09AM Quasar Wut-Wut Cut Me Down from Jalopy (self-released)

10:05AM Doves The Greatest Denier from Kingdom of Rust (Astralwerks)

10:00AM Aurelio Wamada from Laru Beya (Sub Pop)

9:57AM Jim O'Rourke Please Patronise Our Sponsors from Eureka (Drag City)

9:54AM The Incredible String Band The Minotaur's Song from The Hangman's Beautiful Daughter (Elektra)

9:50AM Jessica Lee Mayfield Sleepless from Tell Me (Nonesuch)

9:46AM JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound Hold You Back from Beat Of Our Own Drum (self-released)

9:42AM The Act Too Late at 20 from Too Late at 20 (Hannibal )

9:37AM Fleet Foxes Helplessness Blues from Helplessness Blues Single (Sub Pop)

9:31AM Duncan Browne Babe Rainbow from Duncan Browne (EMI)

9:28AM Geotic Unwind from Mend (self-released)

9:24AM Johnny Cash and Joe Strummer Redemption Song from Unearthed (American)

9:20AM Puerto Muerto Little Recourse from Drumming For Pistols (Fire)

9:17AM The Decemberists January Hymn from The King Is Dead (Capitol)

9:14AM Oneida Run Through My Hair from The Wedding (Jagjaguwar)

9:08AM Son Volt Live Free from Trace (Warner Bros.)

9:06AM La Sera You're Going To Cry from La Sera (Hardly Art)

9:01AM Radiohead Give Up The Ghost from The King Of Limbs (Ticker Tape)

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Feburary 12, 2011 CHIRP Radio Playlist

This week, I was training a new DJ, Jim, who will do two sets on next week's show. He made one great musical choice (the Bobby Bland) and I look forward to hearing what he picks out next week. I'll be back, 9AM to Noon (CST) at

11:57AM Beat Happening Hey Day from You Turn Me On (K)

11:54AM The Reducers Bums I Used to Know from Redux (Rave On)

11:51AM Gang Of Four Do As I Say from Content (Yep Roc)

11:46AM Nice Guy Eddie Your Biggest Fan from Past Modern (Self-released)

11:42AM The Kickback Alpha Flight from Mea Culpa Mea Culpa EP (SideCho)

11:40AM The Shadows Of Knight Tomorrow's Going To Be Another Day from Back Door Men (Sundazed)

11:35AM Mission Of Burma Comes Undone from The Sound The Speed The Light (Matador)

11:29AM Hawkwind Down Through The Night from Space Ritual (EMI)

11:25AM Soviet League The Mirror from Soviet League (Angel Oven)

11:21AM The Exploding Hearts Sleeping Aides And Razorblades from Guitar Romantic (Dirtnap)

11:17AM The Eternals The Energy Field from Approaching the Energy Field (Addenda)

11:12AM The Temptations featuring Rick James Standing On The Top Part I from Standing On The Top 7" (Gordy)

11:08AM Spoon Merchants of Soul from Gimme Fiction (Merge)

11:05AM Tin Huey Closet Bears from Disinformation (Future Fossil)

11:02AM The Go! Team Buy Nothing Day from Rolling Blackouts (Memphis Industries)

10:57AM Joe Elliot's Down 'n' Outz England Rocks from My Regeneration Vol. 1 (Mailboat)

10:56AM Pretty & Nice Hideaway Tokyo from Get Young (Hardly Art)

10:53AM Under The Sun Orchestra Under The Sun (Instrumental Theme) from Cult Cargo: Salsa Boricua de Chicago (Numero Group)

10:50AM The Mothers Of Invention I'm Not Satisfied from Freak Out! (Rykodisc)

10:43AM Steffi Yours (featuring Virginia) from Yours & Mine (Ostgut Ton)

10:40AM Shoes Tomorrow Night from Double Exposure (Black Vinyl)

10:36AM Van Hunt Being A Girl from On The Jungle Floor (Capitol)

10:31AM Frank Tovey Collapsing New People from Snakes & Ladders (Sire)

10:28AM The Twilight Singers Blackbird and the Fox from Dynamite Steps (Sub Pop)

10:24AM The Rolling Stones Monkey Man from Let It Bleed (Abkco)

10:21AM Bobby Bland I'm Not Ashamed from Two Steps From The Blues (Duke)

10:18AM Earlimart A Bell And A Whistle from Treble & Tremble (Palm Pictures)

10:15AM Esben & The Witch Hexagons IV from Violet Cries (Matador)

10:08AM Yuck Shook Down from Yuck (Fat Possum)

10:04AM Camper Van Beethoven She Divines Water from Our Beloved Revolutionary Sweetheart (Virgin)

10:01AM Cryptacize I'll Take The Long Way from Mythomania (Asthmatic Kitty)

9:58AM Danny Wilson The Second Summer Of Love from Bebop Moptop (Virgin)

9:54AM Say Hi Dots On Maps from Um, Uh Oh (Barsuk)

9:51AM John Vanderslice Alemany Gap from White Wilderness (Dead Oceans)

9:47AM Jim Sullivan Sandman from U.F.O. (Light In The Attic)

9:46AM The Junkyard Dogs Unwanted Man from Good Livin' (Sympathy for the Record Industry)

9:42AM The Clientele Reflections After Jane from Suburban Light (Merge)

9:37AM Graham Parker Long Stem Rose from Burning Questions (Capitol)

9:31AM Jason Stein's Locksmith Isidore Man or Ray from Three Kinds of Happiness (Not Two)

9:27AM Rumer Love And Affection from Love And Affection download (self-released)

9:23AM The Secret Sisters My Heart Skips A Beat from The Secret Sisters (Beladroit)

9:19AM Baby Huey & The Babysitters California Dreamin' from The Baby Huey Story: The Living Legend (Curtom)

9:15AM Iron & Wine Half Moon from Kiss Each Other Clean (Warner Bros.)

9:10AM The Magnetic Fields When You're Old And Lonely from Get Lost (Merge)

9:06AM Seefeel Faults from Seefeel (Warp)

9:02AM Outkast Pink & Blue from The Love Below/Speakerboxxx (Arista)

Saturday, February 5, 2011

February 5, 2011 CHIRP Radio Playlist

The first post-blizzard show went smoothly. Back next week from 9AM to Noon (CST) at

11:55AM Battles Dance from B [EP] (Dim Mak)

11:52AM Supergrass Rush Hour Soul from Life On Other Planets (EMI)

11:50AM Lemuria Irregular from Pebble (Bridge Nine)

11:43AM Clipse I'm Not You (featuring Jadakiss, Styles P of The Lox & Roscoe P. Coldchain) from Lord Willin' (Star Trak)

11:40AM Black Sabbath Never Say Die from Never Say Die (Warner Bros.)

11:37AM Monotonix Give Me More from Not Yet (Drag City)

11:32AM You Am I Gone Gone Gone from Dress Me Slowly (RCA)

11:29AM Tennis South Carolina from Cape Dory (Fat Possum)

11:25AM Amon Duul II Kanaan from Phallus Dei (Liberty)

11:20AM Screaming Blue Messiahs Twin Cadillac Valentine from Gun Shy (Elektra)

11:15AM Distractions All Night from Dark Green Sea (Infinite Beat)

11:12AM Of Montreal Suffer For Fashion from Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer? (Polyvinyl)

11:07AM The Joy Poppers Never Been Injured from Golden Hour Of The Shrine Of The Little Flower (ipecac)

11:04AM Death The Masks from Spiritual . Mental . Physical (Drag City)

11:01AM The Fall Spinetrak from The Light User Syndrome (Jet)

10:57AM Stetsasonic Talkin' All That Jazz from In Full Gear (Tommy Boy)

10:53AM Cloud Nothings Been Through from Cloud Nothings (Carpark)

10:50AM The Velvet Underground There She Goes Again from The Velvet Underground and Nico (Verve)

10:45AM Crystal Castles Knights from Crystal Castles (Lies)

10:42AM Mud Tiger Feet from The Singles '67 - '78 (Repetoire)

10:38AM Tapes 'n Tapes Badaboom from Outside (Ibid)

10:32AM Neutral Milk Hotel In The Aeroplane Over The Sea from In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (Merge)

10:29AM Smashing Pumpkins Jackie Blue from 20 Explosive Dynamic Super Smash Hit Explosions (Pravda)

10:26AM Soft Circle Treading Water from Shore Obsessed (Post Present Medium)

10:19AM Too Much Joy Clowns from Son Of Sam I Am (Giant)

10:17AM Wire Adapt from Red Barked Tree (Pink Flag)

10:13AM Caetano Veloso Os Passistas from Livro (Nonesuch)

10:08AM DJ Spinn 2020 from Bangs & Works Vol. 1: A Chicago Footwork Compilation (Planet Mu)

10:05AM Eels friendly ghost from Souljacker (Dreamworks)

10:00AM The Lackloves Until You Go Away from As Far As You Know (Endora's Box)

9:57AM The Liquor Giants Tallyman from Something Special For The Kids (Blood Red Vinyl & Discs)

9:53AM Willie Wright Love Is Expensive from Telling The Truth (Numero Group)

9:50AM The Pine Valley Cosmonauts The Snakes Crawl At Night from The Executioner's Last Songs, Vol. 1 (Bloodshot)

9:46AM Uncle Tupelo Atomic Power from March 16-20 1992 (Rockville)

9:41AM Juluka Scatterlings Of Africa from Scatterlings (Warner Bros.)

9:38AM Apex Manor The Party Line from The Year of Magical Drinking (Merge)

9:33AM Todd Rundgren Bag Lady from Hermit Of Mink Hollow (Bearsville)

9:29AM Ornette Coleman Turnaround from Sound Grammar (Sound Grammar)

9:26AM Cains & Abels All My Time Gets Wasted from The Price is Right EP (self-released)

9:21AM I Was A King Hear To Stay from Old Friends (Sounds Familyre)

9:19AM Aaron Neville Why Worry from Treacherous Too! (Rhino)

9:15AM Death Cab For Cutie President of What? from You Can Play These Songs With Chords (Barsuk)

9:08AM Splitsville The Love Songs Of B. Douglas Wilson from Pet Soul (Big Deal)

9:05AM Calibro 35 Svolta Sul Caso D'Amario from Rare (Nublu)

9:01AM Pet Shop Boys Dreaming of the Queen from Very (EMI)