Saturday, June 25, 2011

June 25, 2011 CHIRP Radio Playlist

This week was my special summer show, as the titles will indicate. Back on next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at

11:55AM The Flaming Lips It's Summertime from Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots (Warner Bros.)

11:53AM Cults You Know What I Mean from Cults (Columbia)

11:51AM The Paybacks Celebrate Summer from Harder And Harder (Get Hip)

11:49AM The Undertones Here Comes The Summer from The Undertones (Sire)

11:43AM Kid Creole and the Coconuts Midsummer Madness from I, Too, Have Seen The Woods (Wounded Bird)

11:40AM Greives Bloody Poetry from Together/Apart (Rhymesayers)

11:37AM Arp Summer Girl from The Soft Wave (Smalltown Supersound)

11:31AM The Trilobites I Can't Wait For Summer To End from I Can't Wait For Summer To End (rooArt)

11:28AM Fountains Of Wayne It Must Be Summer from Utopia Parkway (Atlantic)

11:26AM Best Coast Summer Mood from Crazy For You (Mexican Summer)

11:24AM Samiyam Cushion from Sam Baker's Album (Brainfeeder)

11:20AM The Dave Clark Five Here Comes Summer from The History Of The Dave Clark Five (Hollywood)

11:15AM Smoking Popes Into The Summer Sky from Stay Down (Appeal)

11:13AM The Poison Control Center Born On Date from Stranger Ballet (Afternoon)

11:09AM The Raveonettes Noisy Summer from Chain Gang of Love (Columbia)

11:04AM Yourself and the Air Sick Days from Who's Who in the Zoo (Lujo)

11:01AM Eat Summer In The City from Sell Me A God (Fiction)

10:57AM R.E.M. Summer Turns To High from Reveal (Warner Bros.)

10:55AM The Explorers Club Summer Air from Freedom Wind (Dead Oceans)

10:49AM Seun Anikulapo-Kuti & Egypt 80 African Soldier from From Africa with Fury: Rise (Knitting Factory)

10:44AM Cherry Twister Black Summer from At Home With Cherry Twister (Not Lame)

10:41AM Gardens & Villa Cruise Ship from Gardens & Villa (Secretly Canadian)

10:38AM The Troggs Last Summer from Archeology (1966-1976) (Fontana)

10:33AM Jukebox The Ghost Summer Sun from Everything Under The Sun (Yep Roc)

10:30AM TOKiMONSTA Fallen Arches from Creature Dreams (Brainfeeder)

10:25AM The Isley Brothers Summer Breeze from 3 + 3 (T-Neck)

10:18AM Tom Robinson Band Long Hot Summer from Power In The Darkness (Harvest)

10:15AM Jai Alai Brut and Hairspray at a Summer Camp Dance from Drive Safe (Sun Sea Sky)

10:13AM Maker & Joe Beats Clocks from Falcon By Design (Fieldwerk)

10:07AM Sparks Over The Summer from Introducing Sparks (Lil' Beethoven)

10:04AM Sondre Lerche Coliseum Town from Sondre Lerche (Mona)

10:01AM +/- Summer Dress (All Her Winter Clothes) from You Are Here (Teenbeat)

9:56AM Pas/Cal Summer Is Almost Here from I Was Raised On Matthew, Mark, Luke & Laura (Le Grand Magistery)

9:54AM Woods What Faces The Sheet from Sun and Shade (Woodsist)

9:51AM Wilco Summer Teeth from Summerteeth (Reprise)

9:46AM The Shangri-Las The Sweet Sounds Of Summer from The Best Of The Shangri-Las (Mercury)

9:43AM Johann Johannsson Industrial and Provident, We Unite To Assist Each Other from The Miners' Hymns (130701)

9:39AM Rosanne Cash The Summer I Read Collette from 10 Song Demo (Capitol)

9:34AM XTC Summer's Cauldron from Skylarking (Virgin)

9:31AM Gold Motel Summer House from Summer House (Good as Gold)

9:25AM Thurston Moore Mina Loy from Demolished Thoughts (Matador)

9:21AM Bebel Gilberto So Nice (Summer Samba) from Tanto Tempo (Ziriguiboom/Six Degrees)

9:18AM The Book Of Knots Moondust Must from Garden Of Fainting Stars (Ipecac)

9:14AM Stevie Wonder Summer Soft from Songs In the Key of Life (Tamla)

9:07AM Seapony I Never Would from Go With Me (Hardly Art)

9:05AM The Zombies Summertime from Zombie Heaven (Big Beat)

9:01AM Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers That Summer Feeling from Jonathan Sings! (Sire)

Saturday, June 18, 2011

June 18, 2011 CHIRP Radio Playlist

Nice to get some requests. Hit me up next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at

11:55AM Otis Rush All Your Love (I Miss Loving) from All Your Love I Miss Loving: Live at the Wise Fools Pub, Chicago (Delmark)

11:52AM JEFF The Brotherhood Cool Out from We are the Champions (Infinity Cat)

11:50AM The Yum Yums We Just Wanna Dance from Singles 'n' Stuff (Screaming Apple)

11:47AM The Animals Talkin' Bout You from The Best of The Animals (ABKCO)

11:43AM Freddie Gibbs Live By The Game from Str8 Killa (Decon)

11:38AM Fucked Up Life in Paper from David Comes to Life (Matador)

11:32AM Beachbuggy Easycome Easygo from Killer B (Poptones)

11:28AM The Junior Boys A Truly Happy Ending from It's All True (Domino)

11:25AM Les Savy Fav The Orchard from The Cat and the Cobra (Frenchkiss)

11:21AM The Coathangers Call To Nothing from Larceny & Old Lace (Suicide Squeeze)

11:16AM Frank Zappa You Are What You Is from You Are What You Is (Barking Pumpkin)

11:13AM Catfish Haven Ready To Die from Good Friends (Secretly Canadian)

11:06AM Klaatu True Life Hero from Klaatu (Capitol)

11:02AM Arctic Monkeys That's Where You're Wrong from Suck It and See (Domino)

11:00AM Didjits Dad from Hey Judester (Touch and Go)

10:55AM Belong I Never Lose, Never Really from October Language (Carpark)

10:53AM Steve Earle And The Del McCoury Band Paddy On The Beat from The Mountain (E Squared)

10:48AM Sorry Bamba Boro from Volume One 1970-1979 (Thrill Jockey)

10:43AM The Thermals I Might Need To Kill You from The Body the Blood the Machine (Sub Pop)

10:40AM White Denim Drug from D (Downtown)

10:37AM The Young Holt Trio Wack Wack from Beg Scream & Shout (Rhino)

10:32AM Daft Punk Fresh from Homework (Virgin)

10:29AM The Elvis Brothers House That Jack Built from Now Dig This (Recession)

10:25AM Santah Neighbors & Cousins (Are We Lovers?) from White Noise Bed (No Sleep)

10:19AM Q-Tip Things U Do from Amplified (Arista)

10:16AM Man Man Bangkok Necktie from Life Fantastic (Anticon)

10:13AM Ace Frehley What's On Your Mind from KISS Ace Frehley (Casablanca)

10:06AM Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. We Almost Lost Detroit from It's A Corporate World (Quite Scientific)

10:02AM Built to Spill Big Dipper from There's Nothing Wrong With Love (Up)

9:59AM The Bluebells Red Guitars from Sisters (Deram)

9:56AM Gardens & Villa Thorn Castles from Gardens & Villa (Secretly Canadian)

9:54AM The Magnetic Fields You And Me And The Moon from Get Lost (Merge)

9:49AM Sigue Sigue Sputnik Atari Baby from Flaunt It (Manhattan)

9:43AM Van Morrison Back On Top from Back On Top (Pointblank)

9:40AM Hollie Cook Walking In The Sand from Hollie Cook (Mr. Bongo)

9:36AM My Morning Jacket Outta My System from Circuital (ATO)

9:34AM The Capstan Shafts A Heart That Never Flies from Fixation Protocols (Rainbow Quartz)

9:29AM Marissa Nadler The Sun Always Reminds Me Of You from Marissa Nadler (Box Of Cedar)

9:26AM Dead Can Dance Sanvean from Wake: The Best of Dead Can Dance (4AD)

9:22AM Allen Clapp and his Orchestra Milky Way from One Hundred Percent Chance of Rain (The Bus Stop Label)

9:17AM Rylie Walker Louisa My Sunshine from The Evidence of Things Unseen (Plustapes)

9:15AM Sam Cooke Bring It On Home To Me from Portrait of a Legend 1951-1964 (ABKCO)

9:09AM Division Of Laura Lee Trapped In from Black City (Burning Heart/Epitaph)

9:06AM David Bazan Won't Let Go from Strange Negotiations (Barsuk)

9:01AM Metro Criminal World from Metro (Castle)

Saturday, June 11, 2011

June 11, 2011 CHIRP Radio Playlist

On again next week, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at

11:55AM Nneka Africans from Concrete Jungle (Yo Mama's)

11:53AM Muck And The Mires (Just Like) Romeo & Juliet from 1-2-3-4 (Dionysus)

11:51AM The Reatards Action Woman from Teenage Hate (Goner)

11:49AM Volcano Suns Needle In The Camel's Eye from Thing Of Beauty (SST)

11:45AM Stackridge Pinafore Days from Pinafore Days (Sire)

11:41AM AU Two Seasons from Verbs (Aagoo)

11:38AM Wild Beasts Reach A Bit Further from Smother (Domino)

11:34AM The Monkees Circle Sky (Live version) from Head (Rhino)

11:32AM Boris Les Paul Custom '86 from Attention Please (Sargent House)

11:27AM Run-D.M.C. It's Like That from Run-D.M.C. (Arista/Legacy)

11:22AM Panda Riot Like Flowers At Night from She Dares All Things (self-released)

11:18AM Cheap Trick Eight Miles Low from Cheap Trick (Red Ant/Cheap Trick)

11:14AM Battles My Machines (featuring Gary Numan) from Gloss Drop (Warp)

11:10AM Burning Airlines Wheaton Calling from Mission: Control! (DeSoto)

11:05AM Cheer-Accident Trial Of Error from No Ifs, Ands or Dogs (Cuneiform)

11:01AM Kati Kovacs & Gemini Nem Biztos Semmi from Well Hung: 20 Funk-Rock Eruptions From Beneath Communist Hungary Volume 1 (B-Music)

10:58AM Midnight Oil No Reaction from Head Injuries (Powderworks)

10:55AM Talib Kweli We Got The Beat(Ft. Res) from The Beautiful Struggle (Rawkus)

10:51AM The Move I Can Hear The Grass Grow from The BBC Sessions (Strange Fruit)

10:48AM Liam Finn The Struggle from FOMO (Yep Rock)

10:45AM Black Lips Raw Meat from Arabia Mountain (Vice)

10:40AM Foo Fighters Baker Street from Essential Interpretations (EMI/Capitol)

10:37AM Arthur Russell Maybe She from Love Is Overtaking Me (Audika)

10:33AM The M's Break Our Bones from The M's (Brilliante)

10:29AM Milk 'n' Cookies Not Enough Girls (In The World) from Milk 'n' Cookies (RPM)

10:26AM Cults Rave On from Cults (Columbia)

10:21AM Grizzly Bear Service Bell (Black Moustache Remix) from The Remixes (Kanine)

10:17AM Amon Tobin Mass & Spring from ISAM (Ninja Tune)

10:13AM Pete And The Pirates Cold Black Kitty from One Thousand Pictures (Stolen)

10:08AM Beat Happening Tales of a Brave Aphrodite from Music to Climb the Apple Tree By (K Records)

10:05AM Jody Harris It Happened One Night from It Happened One Night (Press)

10:02AM Pulseprogramming First They Fire from Charade Is Gold (Audraglint)

9:58AM The Boris Flats The Jack & Danii Show from The Sunshine Imperative (Boris-Tones)

9:53AM Ikebe Shakedown Tame the Beats from Ikebe Shakedown (Ubiquity)

9:50AM The Mummers Fade Away (The Time and Space Mix) from Mink Hollow Road EP (Big Bass Drum)

9:44AM Lee Fields Could Have Been from Daptone Gold (Daptone)

9:41AM The Beach Boys Breakaway from Breakaway 7" (Capitol)

9:38AM Death Cab For Cutie Underneath The Sycamores from Codes and Keys (Atlantic)

9:32AM Atlas Sound Walkabout (w/ Noah Lennox) from Logos (kranky)

9:29AM KLANG Breakfast Feud from Other Doors (Allos Documents)

9:25AM Richard Hawley Tonight The Streets Are Ours from Lady's Bridge (Mute)

9:19AM Loretta Lynn LIttle Red Shoes from Van Lear Rose (Interscope)

9:16AM Lô Borges Equatorial from Brazil Classics 1: Beleza Tropical (Sire)

9:13AM The Rosebuds Second Bird Of Paradise from Loud Planes Fly Low (Merge)

9:08AM Utah Carol Soda Fountain from Comfort For the Traveler (self-released)

9:06AM Cat's Eyes Not A Friend from Cat's Eyes (Co-op)

9:01AM Joni Mitchell Woodstock from Ladies of the Canyon (Reprise)