Saturday, December 29, 2012

December 29, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


This week, I featured my Top 20 albums of 2012. Back to a more diverse mix of eras next Saturday, 9AM-Noon (CST) at chirpradio.org.

11:57 AM Dream Boat • No Trouble • Eclipsing • Cloud Recordings

11:49 AM Bill Fay • Cosmic Concerto (Life Is People) • Life is People • Dead Oceans (#1)

11:44 AM Lee Hazlewood • Trouble Maker • You Turned My Head Around - Lee Hazlewood Industries 1967 to 1970 • Light In The Attic

11:40 AM Frank Ocean • Crack Rock • Channel Orange • Def Jam (#2)

11:34 AM Kendrick Lamar • Backseat Freestyle • good kid, M.A.A.D. city • Interscope

11:30 AM Michael Kiwanuka • Bones • Home Again • Interscope (#3)

11:27 AM Django Django • Default • Django Django • Because (#4)

11:23 AM The Aerovons • Bessy Goodheart • Resurrection • RPM

11:20 AM Errors • Grangehaven • New Relics • Rock Action

11:15 AM Killer Mike • R.A.P. Music • R.A.P. Music • Williams Street (#5)

11:10 AM Bo Diddley • Bo Diddley (alternate - 1) • I'm A Man: The Chess Masters, 1955-1958 • Hip-O Select

11:08 AM The Shrine • Whistlings Of Death • Primitive Blast • Tee Pee

11:03 AM Disappears • Love Drug • Pre Language • kranky (#6)

10:59 AM Cloud Nothings • Fall In • Attack on Memory • Carpark (#7)

10:56 AM Child Actor • Drank Too Much Last Night • Victory • Fake Four Inc.

10:53 AM Kelly Hogan • Haunted • I Like to Keep Myself in Pain • ANTI- (#8)

10:46 AM Mike Uva & the Bad Eyes • Things I'll Never Use • Lady, Tell Me Straight • Collectible Escalators

10:43 AM Dr. John • Revolution • Locked Down • Nonesuch (#9)

10:39 AM Mark Lanegan Band • St. Louis Elegy • Blues Funeral • 4AD (#10)

10:33 AM Catfish Haven • Buying My Time • Devastator • Secretly Canadian

10:29 AM Sic Alps • God Bless Her, I Miss Her • Sic Alps • Drag City

10:26 AM Redd Kross • Stay Away from Downtown • Researching the Blues • Merge (#11)

10:20 AM Micachu & the Shapes • Holiday • Never • Rough Trade (#12)

10:17 AM The Electric • So Now You Know • Life Is Moving • OGS

10:15 AM Why? • White English • Mumps, etc. • Anticon

10:08 AM Sparks • How To Get Your Ass Kicked • Balls • Oglio

10:06 AM John Butcher • Padded Shadows • Bell Trove Spools • Northern Spy

10:02 AM The dB's • That Time is Gone • Falling Off the Sky • Bar/None (#13)

9:58 AM Honey Cone • Innocent 'Til Proven Guilty • Love, Peace And Soul • Hot Wax

9:55 AM Grape Soda • Not Our Time in Time • Form A Sign • Kindercore

9:51 AM Saint Etienne • I've Got Your Music • Words and Music By Saint Etienne • Heavenly (#14)

9:45 AM Jimmy Cliff • Guns Of Brixton • Rebirth • Universal (#15)

9:42 AM Mouse On Mars • Chordblocker, Cinnamon Toasted • Parastrophics • Monkeytown

9:39 AM Shearwater • You as You Were • Animal Joy • Sub Pop (#16)

9:34 AM The Searchers • Blowin' In The Wind • BBC Sessions • Sanctuary

9:32 AM Eleventh Dream Day • The Lure • Zeroes And Ones • Thrill Jockey

9:29 AM The Coup • The Magic Clap • Sorry To Bother You • ANTI- (#17)

9:24 AM Thomas Comerford • Sunday Morning • Archive + Spiral • Spacesuit

9:20 AM Bat For Lashes • Laura • The Haunted Man • Capitol (#18)

9:16 AM Black Forest Fire • Live News Feed • Transit Of Venus • Sedimental

9:08 AM Neneh Cherry & The Thing • Cashback • The Cherry Thing • Smalltown Supersound (#19)

9:05 AM Samsun • Bringing It All Back Home • Man Chest Hair • B-Music

9:02 AM Dwight Yoakam • Trying • 3 Pears • Warner Bros. (#20)

Saturday, December 22, 2012

December 22, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Next week, I'll play tracks from my Top 20 albums of 2012, Saturday, 9AM-Noon (CST) at chirpradio.org.

11:55 AM Holograms • Monolith • Holograms • Captured Tracks

11:54 AM Guided By Voices • Dome Rust • The Bears For Lunch • GBV Inc.

11:50 AM Thao with the Get Down Stay Down • Gift Card • Gift Card single • Mississippi Studios

11:45 AM A.C. Newman • There Is Money In New Wave • Shut Down The Streets • Matador

11:42 AM Titus Andronicus • In A Big City • Local Business • XL

11:38 AM Ava Luna • Calculus • Ice Level • Infinite Best

11:32 AM Marc Almond • Heart On Snow • MOJO's Festive Fifteen • MOJO

11:30 AM Absolute Monarchs • It's Bad • 1 • Good to Die

11:26 AM Mission of Burma • Second Television • Unsound • Fire

11:20 AM THEESatisfaction • QueenS • awE naturalE. • Sub Pop

11:18 AM Jay Bennett • Pretty Paper • Santa Is Real • All Wrote

11:16 AM Summer Girlfriends • Bad Dreams • Shockwaves • Addenda

11:13 AM Sonic Youth • Secret Girl • Smart Bar Chicago 1985 • Goofin'

11:08 AM The Babies • Alligator • Our House on the Hill • Woodsist

11:05 AM The Clash • Wrong 'Em Boyo • London Calling • Epic

11:02 AM Prince Fatty • Ali Baba (featuring Winston Francis & Alcapone) • Versus The Drunken Gambler • Mr. Bongo

10:58 AM Little Eva & Big Dee Irwin • I Wish You A Merry Christmas • I Wish You A Merry Christmas 7" • Colpix

10:55 AM The Bamboos • Cut Me Down (featuring Kylie Auldist) • Medicine Man • Tru Thoughts

10:51 AM Clinic • King Kong • Free Reign • Domino

10:46 AM Madness • Never Knew Your Name • Oui Oui Si Si Ja Ja Da Da • Lucky Seven

10:42 AM Poolside • Give It A Rest • Pacific Standard Time • Poolside Music

10:39 AM Divine Fits • Like Ice Cream • A Thing Called Divine Fits • Merge

10:34 AM NOMO • Nova • Ghost Rock • Ubiquity

10:30 AM Dirty Three • Sometimes I Forget You're Gone • Toward the Low Sun • Drag City

10:28 AM Poor Luther's Bones • Everyday People Gonna Rule The World • Jukes & Junk • Heavy G

10:22 AM Frisbie • New Debut • New Debut • Appendix

10:17 AM Georgia Anne Muldrow • The Birth of Petey Wheatstraw • Seeds • SomeOtherShip Connect

10:15 AM Apache Dropout • The Fried Stranger • Bubblegum Graveyard • Trouble In Mind

10:09 AM Sloan • Merry Xmas Everybody • Merry Xmas Everybody single • Murder

10:06 AM Gringo Star • Going Way OUt • Going Way Out 7" • My Anxious Mouth, INc.

10:03 AM Cate Le Bon • The Man I Wanted • Cyrk • The Control Group

9:58 AM Nelson Bragg • What She's Done To Him • We Get What We Want • Steel Derric

9:55 AM Maïa Vidal • The Waltz Of The Tick Tock Of Time • God is My Bike • Crammed Discs

9:52 AM Homeboy Sandman • For The Kids • First Of A Living Breed • Stones Throw

9:47 AM The dB's • Feliz Navidad • Christmas Time Again • Collector's Choice Music

9:44 AM Dream Boat • Be Beautiful • Eclipsing • Cloud Recordings

9:39 AM Grizzly Bear • Gun-Shy • Shields • Warp

9:34 AM Calexico • Algiers • Algiers • Merge

9:31 AM U.S. Girls • Down in the Boondocks • GEM • FatCat

9:27 AM Christian Scott • I Do • Christian Atunde Adjuah • Concord Jazz

9:21 AM Lee Fields & The Expressions • Faithful Man • Faithful Man • Truth and Soul

9:18 AM Daniel Knox • Smartass • Evryman For Himself • H.P. Johnson

9:15 AM The Moons • English Summer • Fables Of History • Schnitzel

9:10 AM Fruit Bats • It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas • Holidays Rule • Hear

9:06 AM Steve Hauschildt • Vegas Mode • Sequitir • kranky

9:01 AM Beach House • Myth • Bloom • Sub Pop

Saturday, December 15, 2012

December 15, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


11:55 AM The Besnard Lakes • Disaster • The Besnard Lakes Are The Dark Horse • Jagjaguwar

11:52 AM Damone • Frustrated Unnoticed • From The Attic • RCA

11:50 AM Wild Yaks • Anabelle • Million Years • Ernest Jenning

11:45 AM Marshall Crenshaw • What Time Is It? • Field Day • Warner Bros.

11:41 AM The Lijadu Sisters • Orere-Elejigbo • Horizon Unlimited • Knitting Factory

11:38 AM The Fall • Fit And Working Again • Slates • Rough Trade

11:34 AM California Wives • Guilt • Affair • self-released

11:30 AM The Dismemberment Plan • Close To Me • Give Me The Cure • Radiopaque/Corduroy

11:26 AM The Coup • This Year (Feat. Jolie Holland) • Sorry To Bother You • ANTI-

11:21 AM The Who • I'm Free • BBC Sessions • MCA

11:19 AM Yakuza • Mouth Of The Lion • Beyul • Profound Lore

11:15 AM Jets To Brazil • Mid-Day Anonymous • Four Cornered Night • Jade Tree

11:10 AM US Maple • You Know What...Will Get You You Know Where • Long Hair In Three Stages • Skin Graft

11:05 AM Dr. Dog • Wild Race • Wild Race EP • ANTI-

11:02 AM Pink Fairies • Do It • Neverneverland • Polydor

10:58 AM The Decibels • Kiss Me Carolynne • The Big Sounds Of The Decibels • Halftone

10:53 AM Stan Ridgway • I Wanna Be A Boss • Partyball • Geffen

10:51 AM Matthew Friedberger • "You're Not Really Discouraged, Are You?" • Matricidal Sons of Bitches • Thrill Jockey

10:46 AM Bobby Conn • Twenty-One • King For a Day • Thrill Jockey

10:42 AM Spider Jive • Crocadilla • Man Chest Hair • B-Music

10:38 AM Sweet • Fountain • Level Headed • Capitol

10:31 AM Neutral Milk Hotel • Ghost • In The Aeroplane Over The Sea • Merge

10:28 AM La Motilona • Los Alegres Diablos • Diablos del Ritmo - The Colombian Melting Pot 1960-1985 • Analog Africa

10:26 AM Johnny Paycheck • It Won't Be Long (And I'll Be Hating You) • The Real Mr. Heartache • Country Music Foundation

10:20 AM Kylie Auldist • Howlin' For You • Still Life • Tru Thoughts

10:18 AM The Undertones • Wednesday Week • Hypnotised • Sire

10:14 AM Foxtails Brigade • I'm Not Really In The Christmas Mood This Year • Time Is Passed • self-released

10:09 AM Chandeliers • Pharoah's Fury • Dirty Moves • Pickled Egg

10:06 AM MS MR • Hurricane • Candy Bar Creep Show EP • Creep City

10:01 AM Cafe Tacuba • De Este Lado Del Camino • El Objeto Antes Llamado Disco • Universal

9:56 AM Fine Young Cannibals • I'm Not Satisfied • The Raw & The Cooked • I.R.S.

9:50 AM Art Blakey • Ife L'ayo (There Is Happiness In Love) • The African Beat • Blue Note

9:47 AM M. Ward • Stop The Show • PDX Pop Now! 2012 • PDX Pop Now!

9:43 AM Hollows • Golden Chain • Vulture • Trouble In Mind

9:39 AM Bow Thayer • Stoned Kid • Hindsight • Tweed River Productions

9:37 AM The Pretty Things • Death Of A Socialite • Emotions • Snapper

9:33 AM Artichoke • It's So Easy Being Me • Etchy Sketchy Skies • Green

9:30 AM America • Daisy Jane • Hearts • Warner Bros.

9:25 AM Talk Talk • Myrrhman • Laughing Stock • Polydor

9:20 AM The Nomads • Motorhead • Showdown! (1981-1993) • Sympathy for the Record Industry

9:17 AM Neko Case • Don't Forget Me • Middle Cyclone • ANTI-

9:14 AM Larry Gus • Figueroa Islands • Silent Congas • DFA

9:08 AM Dave Rave and Mark McCarron • Love's Overjoyed • Another Side Of Love • Bongo Beat

9:04 AM Denison Witmer • Life Before Aesthetics • The Ones Who Wait (Part 2) • self-released

8:59 AM Led Zeppelin • Down By The Seaside • Physical Graffiti • Swan Song

Saturday, December 8, 2012

December 8, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


11:55 AM M83 • We Own The Sky • Saturdays=Youth • Mute

11:52 AM You Am I • Get Up • Dress Me Slowly • RCA

11:49 AM The Evens • Architects Sleep • The Odds • Dischord

11:40 AM Scott Walker • Epizootics! • Bish Bosch • 4AD

11:37 AM Canasta • Slow Down Chicago (Original Version) • Find the Time • self-released

11:32 AM 60FT Dolls • Happy Shopper • The Big 3 • DGC

11:29 AM Of Montreal • Psychotic Feeling • Daughter of Cloud • Polyvinyl

11:26 AM Joe Tex • Skinny Legs and All • The Very Best of Joe Tex • Rhino

11:20 AM Jeff Parker • Holiday for a Despot • Chicago's Avant Today • Delmark

11:17 AM We've Got A Fuzzbox And We're Gonna Use It • Love Is The Slug • Love Is The Slug 7" • Vindaloo

11:14 AM San Cisco • Awkward • Awkward EP • Fat Possum

11:08 AM Chromatics • Kill for Love • Kill for Love • Italians Do It Better

11:04 AM Daphni • Yes, I Know • JIAOLONG • Merge

11:01 AM Public Image • Public Image • Public Image • Virgin

10:56 AM Julian Plenti • Games for Days • Julian Plenti Is... Skyscraper • Matador

10:52 AM The Easybeats • Saturday Night • Live -- Studio And Stage • Raven

10:49 AM Child Actor • Forgiven • Victory • Fake Four Inc.

10:45 AM Major • All Of My Promises • The Bliss Domestic • Laughing Outlaw

10:42 AM Flume • Stay Close • Flume • Future Classic

10:39 AM Au Revoir Simone • The Winter Song • Verses of Comfort, Assurance & Salvation • Moshi Moshi

10:34 AM Solange • Locked In Closets • True • Terrible

10:31 AM The Equators • Baby Come Back • Baby Come Back 7" • Stiff

10:27 AM The Sugarplastic • Salmolina • Radio Jejune • Sugar Fix

10:23 AM Pavement • Kris Kraft • Wowee Zowee: Sordid Sentinels Edition • Matador

10:19 AM Queen • Drowse • A Day At The Races • Hollywood

10:17 AM The Cairo Gang • There Is Something Here • The Corner Man • Empty Cellar

10:10 AM Lindstrøm • Lamm-el-aar • Smalhaus • Smalltown Supersound

10:06 AM Dianogah • Maria, Which Has Got Her Heart Completely Fucked Up • Millions of Brazilians • Southern

10:03 AM Mokoomba • Njoka • Rising Tide • Zig Zag World

9:59 AM Owen Pallett • Keep The Dog Quiet • Heartland • Domino

9:56 AM Game Theory • Like A Girl Jesus • The Big Shot Chronicles • Alias

9:52 AM Treasure Hunt • One Fungi • Toys Unatic • Moon Glyph

9:46 AM Kate Nash • May Queen • Death Proof EP • Have 10p

9:43 AM Ibrahim Ferrer • Mil Congojas • Buenos Hermanos • Nonesuch

9:40 AM The Byrds • Fido • Ballad Of Easy Rider • Columbia

9:34 AM Azita • Life On The Fly • Life on the Fly • Drag City

9:31 AM Andrezj Korzynski • Bossa Nova (with Ewa Wanat) • Secret Enigma • B-Music

9:28 AM Mighty Diamonds • Sneakin' Sally Through The Alley • Ice On Fire • Virgin

9:23 AM Hypnotic Brass Ensemble • Champion • Bulletproof Brass • ChoiceCuts

9:20 AM The Delays • You Wear The Sun • Faded Seaside Glamour • Rough Trade

9:17 AM Fathom Lane • Wandering Star • Down By Half • Longplayer

9:10 AM Dayjoy • Go To Sleep, Mess • Go To Sleep Mess • Small Plate

9:07 AM Jose Gonzalez • Crosses • Veneer • Hidden Agenda

9:04 AM Graham Parker & The Rumour • Old Soul • Three Chords Good • Primary Wave

Saturday, December 1, 2012

December 1, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


I overcame a lack of sleep to slap together this show. I hope to be more well rested for my show next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CST) on CHIRP Radio.

9:00 a.m. R. Stevie Moore I Go Into Your Mind from Lo Fi High Fives (O Genesis)

9:04 a.m. Bon Iver The Wolves (Act I And II) from For Emma, Forever Ago (Jagjaguwar)

9:09 a.m. Maïa Vidal It's Quite Alright from God Is My Bike (Crammed Disc)

9:14 a.m. M Sage Illusory Promenade from Opal Vol. I & II (Moon Glyph)

9:16 a.m. Terry Reid Stay With Me Baby from Terry Reid (Epic)

9:21 a.m. Material Issue Funny Feeling from Freak City Soundtrack (Mercury)

9:26 a.m. The Everly Brothers On The Wings Of The Nightingale from EB 84 (Mercury)

9:28 a.m. Night Moves Only A Child from Colored Emotions (Domino)

9:33 a.m. Sonny Rollins Will You Still Be Mine? from Freedom Suite (Riverside)

9:36 a.m. Ken Stringfellow Even The Forgers Were Left Fingering The Fakes from Danzig In The Moonlight (Lojinx)

9:40 a.m. Julie Byrne Holiday from Faster Or Greener Than Now (Ordinal)

9:42 a.m. Low Immune from Secret Name (kranky)

9:48 a.m. Chelsea Wolfe Appalachia from Unknown Rooms: A Collection Of Acoustic Songs (Sargent House)

9:51 a.m. Parliament Common Law Wife from Chocolate City (Mercury)

9:54 a.m. Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside Write Me A Letter from Dirty Radio (Partisan)

9:58 a.m. Chris Hickey Kerouac from Razzmatazz (Work-Fire)

10:01 a.m. Noisettes That Girl from Contact (Absolute)

10:05 a.m. The Ross Sea Party The Rope from Hotel Pool (self-released)

10:08 a.m. The Waco Brothers Johnson To Jones from New Deal (Bloodshot)

10:13 a.m. Kendrick Lamar good kid from good kid, m.A.A.d. City (Interscope)

10:16 a.m. Dial M House Of Joy from Dial M (D & D)

10:20 a.m. Brighton, MA Not Our Fault from Amateur Lovers (Loose Tooth)

10:26 a.m. The Knickerbockers Jerk Town from The Fabulous Knickerbockers (Sundazed)

10:28 a.m. Grape Soda Obvious Signs from Form A Sign (Kindercore)

10:31 a.m. Chromeo The Right Type from Business Casual (Atlantic)

10:37 a.m. Arthur Alexander Burning Love from Rainbow Road: The Warner Bros. Recordings (Warner Archives)

10:39 a.m. Suede Lazy from Coming Up (Nude)

10:42 a.m. Tamaryn Heavenly Bodies from Tender New Signs (Mexican Summer)

10:49 a.m. Clinic Seamless Boogie Woogie, BBC 2 10PM (RPT) from Free Reign (Domino)

10:53 a.m. Doleful Lions Saturday Mansions from Song Cyclops Volume Two (Parasol)

10:56 a.m. Ennio Morricone The Battle of Algiers from Film Music Volume 1 (Virgin)

10:57 a.m. The Strand Scared Streets 2 from Another Season Passes (Kool Kat)

11:01 a.m. Jeff Beck I Ain't Superstitious from Truth (Epic)

11:06 a.m. Sic Alps Polka Vat from Sic Alps (Drag City)

11:08 a.m. Rhymefest Dynomite (Going Postal) from Blue Collar (J)

11:14 a.m. Black Moth Super Rainbow Dreamsicle Bomb from Cobra Juicy (Rad Cult)

11:18 a.m. Warpaint Elephants from Exquisite Corpse (Mammal Vinyl)

11:23 a.m. That Petrol Emotion Creeping To The Cross from Babble (Polydor)

11:29 a.m. The Methadones Back Of My Hand from 21st Century Power Pop Riot (Red Scare)

11:32 a.m. Thin Lizzy Rosalie from Fighting (Mercury)

11:35 a.m. Typical Cats Better Luck from 3 (galapagos4)

11:39 a.m. Primal Scream Higher Than The Sun from Screamadelica (Sire)

11:42 a.m. Golden Void Art Of Invading from Golden Void (Thrill Jockey)

11:46 a.m. The Dirtbombs I Feel Good from If You Don't Already Have A Look (In The Red)

11:50 a.m. Titus Andronicus Upon Viewing Oregon's Landscape with the Flood of Detritus from Local Business (XL)

11:54 a.m. Taxman Computer Funk from Bangs & Works Vol. 1: A Chicago Footwork Compilation (Planet Mu)

11:56 a.m. Chris Spedding Guitar Jamboree from Ready Spedding Go (EMI America)

Saturday, November 24, 2012

November 24, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


This was my New Dad Show, in honor of my wife and new baby daughter, chock full of family related music. I'm back to a normal show next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CST) at CHIRP Radio.

9:01 a.m. Hüsker Dü The Baby Song from Zen Arcade (SST)

9:03 a.m. Loudon Wainwright III Bein' A Dad from Little Ship (Charisma)

9:05 a.m. Earth, Wind & Fire Mom from Last Days And Time (Columbia)

9:11 a.m. The Babies Mean from Our House On The Hill (Woodsist)

9:16 a.m. Halfnelson Biology II from Halfnelson (Bearsville)

9:19 a.m. Zapruder Point The Idea Of Having Children from It's Always The Quiet Ones (Collectable Escalators)

9:22 a.m. The Whammies I Feel A Draft (to Mal Waldron) from The Music of Steve Lacy (Driff)

9:29 a.m. The Cairo Gang There Is Something Here from The Corner Man (Empty Cellar)

9:32 a.m. XTC Holly Up On Poppy from Nonsuch (Virgin)

9:35 a.m. Nat King Cole (Go To Sleep) My Sleepy Head from Capitol Sings Kids' Songs For Grown Ups (Capitol)

9:39 a.m. Mike Oldfield Maya Gold from Tubular Bells II (Warner Bros.)

9:44 a.m. El Perro Del Mar I Carry The Fire from Pale Fire (The Control Group)

9:48 a.m. They Might Be Giants Toddler Hiway from They Might Be Giants (Bar/None)

9:51 a.m. Bat For Lashes Winter Fields from The Haunted Man (Capitol)

9:54 a.m. Nora O'Connor & Steve Frisbie Cheese, Peas, Pickles & Bananas from The Bottle Let Me Down: Songs For Bumpy Wagon Rides (Bloodshot)

9:57 a.m. Brian Wilson Little Children from Brian Wilson (Warner Archives/Rhino)

10:00 a.m. Cheap Trick Welcome to the World from Rockford (Big 3)

10:02 a.m. Todd Rundgren All The Children Sing from Hermit Of Mink Hollow (Rhino)

10:05 a.m. The Lijadu Sisters Come On Home from Horizon Unlimited (Knitting Factory)

10:13 a.m. Gospel Gossip Atlantic Blue from Atlantic Blue 7" (Guilt Ridden Pop)

10:16 a.m. The Monkees Lady's Baby from Missing Links (Rhino)

10:18 a.m. Kelly Hogan Daddy's Little Girl from I Like To Keep Myself In Pain (ANTI-)

10:24 a.m. The Morells Mom's Got A Headache from The Morells (Slewfoot)

10:27 a.m. Roc Marciano Deeper from Reloaded (Decon)

10:31 a.m. Susheela Raman Maya from Salt Rain (EMI/Naruda)

10:36 a.m. The Swingin' Neckbreakers Action Kid from Shake Break! (Telstar)

10:39 a.m. Living By Lanterns 2000 West Erie from New Myth/Old Science (Cuneiform)

10:44 a.m. Beth Orton Ooh Child from The Other Side Of Daybreak (Astralwerks)

10:50 a.m. Guided By Voices The Challenge Is Much More from The Bears For Lunch (GBV Inc.)

10:52 a.m. Adrian Belew Oh Daddy from Mr. Music Head (Atlantic)

10:55 a.m. Gil Scott Heron Save The Children from Pieces Of A Man (RCA)

11:01 a.m. Sparks Who Don't Like Kids from Propaganda (Island)

11:04 a.m. Mahavishnu Orchestra The Dance of Maya from The Inner Mounting Flame (Columbia)

11:11 a.m. The Barbaras Flow from 2006-2008 (Goner)

11:16 a.m. Prince Rama Radhamadhava from Top 10 Hits of the End of the World (Paw Tracks)

11:19 a.m. The Pursuit Of Happinenss Runs In The Family from One Sided Story (Chrysalis)

11:22 a.m. Bo Diddley Nursery Rhyme from Have Guitar Will Travel (Checker)

11:27 a.m. Ramones We're A Happy Family from Rocket To Russia (Sire)

11:30 a.m. Heavy Times PO Box from Rotted Tooth Flexi Series (Rotted Tooth)

11:32 a.m. The Features Kids from Wilderness (Bug)

11:36 a.m. Donny Hathaway Come Little Children from Extension Of A Man (Atco)

11:40 a.m. The Evens King Of Kings from The Odds (Dischord)

11:42 a.m. Bert & Ernie Everybody Wash from The Sesame Street Book And Record (Columbia)

11:47 a.m. Ty Seagall Thank God For Sinners from Twins (Drag City)

11:50 a.m. Skeets McDonald You Oughta See Grandma Rock from Hillbilly Music...Thank God! Volume 1 (Capitol)

11:52 a.m. Eric B. & Rakim Teach The Children from Don't Sweat The Technique (MCA)

11:55 a.m. Stevie Wonder Isn't She Lovely from Songs In The Key Of Life (Tamla)

Saturday, November 3, 2012

November 3, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


11:54 AM DJ Shadow • Midnight In A Perfect World • Endtroducing... • Mo' Wax

11:51 AM Beach Buggy • The Fastest Time • Sport Fury • Poptones

11:48 AM METZ • Sad Pricks • METZ • Sub Pop

11:42 AM 5ive Style • Deep Marsh • 5ive Style • Sub Pop

11:38 AM P.O.S. • Fuck Your Stuff • We Don't Even Live Here • Rhymesayers

11:36 AM Kim Fowley • The Trip • Nuggets • Rhino

11:31 AM Parasites • Someday • Punch Lines • Shredder

11:28 AM Peace • The Perp Walk • The World Is Too Much With Us • Suicide Squeeze

11:24 AM Soft Cell • Loving You Hating Me • The Art Of Falling Apart • Mercury

11:19 AM Cypress Hill • Lick a Shot • Black Sunday • Columbia

11:16 AM Brownsville Station • Meet Me On The Fourth Floor • School Punks • Wounded Bird

11:13 AM The Sword • Seven Sisters • Apocryphon • Razor & Tie

11:06 AM John Cale • Mothra • Shifty Adventures In Nookie Wood • Double Six

11:04 AM Hollows • Sunset Lullaby • Vulture • Trouble In Mind

11:01 AM The Shazam • Super Tuesday • Godspeed The Shazam • Not Lame

10:56 AM The Insomniacs • Switched On! • Switched On! • Estrus!

10:54 AM Shikane • Love Machine • Velvet Tinmine • RPM

10:50 AM Jason Lytle • Willow Wand Willow Wand • Dept. of Disappearance • ANTI-

10:44 AM New Beard • Doom • New Beard City • Shoulder Tap

10:41 AM Miguel • Adorn • Kaleidoscope Dream • RCA

10:37 AM Steve Miller Band • Bongo Bongo • Italian X-Rays • Capitol

10:33 AM The Afghan Whigs • I'm Her Slave • Congregation • Sub Pop

10:30 AM Black Moth Super Rainbow • The Healing Power Of Nothing • Cobra Juicy • Rad Cult

10:27 AM Magazine • Rhythm Of Cruelty • Secondhand Daylight • Virgin

10:21 AM Illuminati Congo • Get My Bruce Lee On • All Eye See • Nyahbanga

10:18 AM Golden Earrings • Sound Of The Screaming Day • Miracle Mirror • RPM

10:16 AM Jessica Baliff • Your Ghost Is Not Enough • At the Down-Turned Jagged Rim Of The Sky • kranky

10:09 AM Earlimart • 10 Years • System Preferences • The Ship

10:06 AM Wilco • Jesus, Etc. • Yankee Hotel Foxtrot • Nonesuch

10:00 AM Sparks • Two Hands One Mouth • Two Hands One Mouth single • Lil' Beethoven

9:56 AM Shadowy Men On A Shadowy Planet • Having An Average Weekend • Kids in The Hall Brain Candy • Matador

9:53 AM Main Attrakionz • Do It For Bay f/Da Vinci • Bossalinis & Fooliyones • Young One

9:50 AM Beth Orton • Magpie • Sugaring Season • ANTI-

9:45 AM The Flying Burrito Brothers • My Uncle • Gilded Palace Of Sin • A & M

9:42 AM The Last Names • The Dirt • Wilderness • self-released

9:40 AM Madness • How Can I Tell You • Oui Oui Si Si Ja Ja Da Da • Lucky Seven/Cooking Vinyl

9:34 AM The dB's • From A Window To A Screen • Stands for Decibels/Repercussion • Collector's Choice

9:31 AM How To Dress Well • & It Was U • Total Loss • Acephale

9:28 AM Terry Callier • Just As Long As We're In Love • What Color is Love • Verve

9:21 AM David Byrne and Brian Eno • The Lighthouse • Everything That Happens Will Happen Today • Todomundo/Opal

9:18 AM Pernice Brothers • Microscopic View • Live A Little • Ashmont

9:14 AM Bat For Lashes • Laura • The Haunted Man • Capitol

9:07 AM Chrome Canyons • Beginnings • Elemental Themes • Stones Throw

9:04 AM Neko Case • This Tornado Loves You • Middle Cyclone • ANTI-

9:00 AM George Harrison • Blow Away • George Harrison • Dark Horse

Saturday, October 27, 2012

October 27, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


A long week ended with a show chock full of requests. Back next week, Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:55 AM Alejandro Escovedo • Can't Make Me Run • Big Station • Fantasy/Concord

11:52 AM Actionslacks • Iodine • Until The Shaking Stops: A Salute To Jawbox • Two Sheds

11:49 AM Flying Lotus • See Thru To U (Featuring Erykah Badu) • Until The Quiet Comes • Warp

11:43 AM El-P • Secret Policeman's Ball • weareallgoingtoburninhellmegamixxx3 • Gold Dust

11:40 AM Arc In The Round • II • Arc In The Round • La Societe Expeditionnaire

11:37 AM The Kinks • Brainwashed • Arthur or The Decline and Fall of the British Empire • Essential

11:32 AM Tortoise • Blackjack • Standards • Thrill Jockey

11:28 AM J. Charles & the Trainrobbers • My Year • Upon Leaving • End Sounds

11:25 AM Mega City Four • President • Magic Bullets • Big Life

11:21 AM First Choice • Armed And Extremely Dangerous • Sound Of Philadelphia: Funk, Soul & Roots Of Disco 1965-1973 Volume 2 • Soul Jazz

11:18 AM Fleshtones • American Beat • Fleshtones • Red Star

11:14 AM Geronimo! • Into The Sun • Exterminate • self-released

11:09 AM Tweak Bird • People • Undercover Crops EP • Volcom

10:59 AM Elton John • Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding • Goodbye Yellow Brick Road • MCA

10:54 AM Roky Erickson • Bermuda • Don't Slander Me • Pink Dust

10:52 AM Rosie Flores • Drug Store Rock 'n' Roll • Working Girl's Guitar • Bloodshot

10:48 AM Graham Parker & The Rumour • Discovering Japan • Squeezing Out Sparks • Arista

10:44 AM Reigning Sound • Bored With You • Time Bomb High School • In The Red

10:40 AM Souljazz Orchestra • Kingpin • Solidarity • Strut

10:38 AM Pet Shop Boys • Ego Music • Elysium • Astralwerks

10:32 AM Wilson Pickett • Sugar Sugar • The Definitive Collection • Atlantic

10:30 AM The Hood Internet • Uzi Water Gun (featuring Kenan Bell, The Chain Gang of 1974 & Millionyoung) • FEAT • Decon

10:26 AM Jason Falkner • NYC • I'm OK, You're OK • Noise McCartney

10:21 AM The Magnetic Fields • I Wish I Had an Evil Twin • i • Nonesuch

10:17 AM Elektric Music • Show Business • Esperanto • Atlantic

10:16 AM A.C. Newman • Encyclopedia of Classic Takedowns • Shut Down The Streets • Matador

10:07 AM Cody ChesnuTT • Don't Wanna Go The Other Way • Landing on a Hundred • Vibration Vineyard

10:03 AM Blood, Sweat & Tears • Go Down Gamblin' • What Goes Up: The Best Of Blood, Sweat & Tears • Columbia

10:01 AM Robbie Fulks • We'll Burn Together • Country Love Songs • Bloodshot

9:57 AM A House • Slipping Away • I Am The Greatest • Radioactive

9:54 AM Rupa and the April Fishes • Weeds • Build • Electric Gumbo Radio Music

9:50 AM The Avett Brothers • Life • The Carpenter • Universal Republic

9:44 AM Tom Waits • Clap Hands • Rain Dogs • Island

9:41 AM Lonnie Donegan • Rock Island Line • The World Of The Small Faces And Beyond • MOJO

9:37 AM Tim Reid • Any Given Day • Any Given Day • Popboomerang

9:33 AM Billie Holiday • Billie's Blues • Lady Day: the Master Takes and Singles • Legacy

9:29 AM Birds Of Chicago • Sugar Dumplin' • Birds Of Chicago • self-released

9:26 AM The Nerk Twins • Stay Away • Either Way • Broken

9:20 AM Belly • Hot Burrito #1 • Baby Silvertooth • Nippon Columbia

9:17 AM Steely Dan • Razor Boy • Countdown To Ecstasy • MCA

9:12 AM Four Tet • Ocoras • Pink • Text

9:06 AM Rachel Ries • Never You Mind • Without A Bird • SoDak

9:02 AM Mark Eitzel • Lament For Bobo The Clown • Don't Be A Stranger • Merge

9:00 AM Jeff Lynne • At Last • Long Wave • Frontiers

Saturday, October 20, 2012

October 20, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Tune in next week, Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:54 AM Morgen • Welcome to the Void • Morgen • Probe

11:52 AM The Adverts • One Chord Wonders • The Adverts Anthology • The Devil's Own Jukebox

11:47 AM John Cale • Scotland Yard • Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood • Double Six

11:43 AM Guided by Voices • Game Of Pricks • Alien Lanes • Matador

11:39 AM Down • Witchtripper • Down IV Part I: The Purple EP • Down

11:37 AM The Magnolias • Shirley's Looking Down • Dime Store Dream • Twin/Tone

11:31 AM TV On the Radio • Stork & Owl • Dear Science • Interscope

11:28 AM Homeboy Sandman • The Ancient • First of a Living Breed • Stones Throw

11:25 AM The Flying Machine • Magic Rocking Horse • Flight Recorder (from Pinkerton's Associated Colours to The Flying Machine) • Castle Music

11:20 AM Maurice • Hot Pursuit • Ace of Wands • ears&eyes

11:15 AM Poster Children • Accident Waiting To Happen • New World Record • spinART

11:12 AM Jon Spencer Blues Explosion • Black Thoughts • Meat and Bone • Mom+Pop

11:07 AM Richard Hawley • The Motorcycle Song • Lowedges • XL

11:01 AM Swans • Lunacy • The Seer • Young God

10:57 AM Maximo Park • Waves Of Fear • The National Health • Straight To The Sun

10:54 AM Traxman • Compute Funk • Bangs & Works Vol. 1: A Chicago Footwork Compilation • Planet Mu

10:51 AM Karla Devito • Cool World • Is This A Cool World Or What? • Epic

10:48 AM Django Django • Default • Django Django • Ribbon

10:43 AM Margo & The Marvettes • When Love Slips Away • You Can Be Wrong About Boys Volume 1 • Sequel

10:40 AM Dum Dum Girls • I Got Nothing • End of Daze EP • Sub Pop

10:37 AM Opossom • Fly • Electric Hawaii • Fire

10:32 AM Handsome Furs • Dead + Rural • Plague Park • Sub Pop

10:30 AM Menahan Street Band • Sleight Of Hand • The Crossing • Dunham

10:26 AM The Pogues • Fiesta • If I Should Fall From Grace with God • Rhino

10:19 AM Raphael Saadiq • Be Here • Instant Vintage • Universal

10:17 AM Mazes • Young & Gross • Mazes Blazes • Parasol

10:12 AM John Lennon • Remember • Plastic Ono Band • Apple

10:06 AM K.S. Chithra • Pon Maaney (featuring Mano) • K.S. Chithra • Finder s Keepers

10:03 AM The Casket Girls • I've Got A Secret • Sleepwalking • Graveface

9:59 AM Dolly Varden • Done (Done) • For A While • Mid-Fi

9:54 AM Hot Chip • A-B-C • Coming On Strong • Astralwerks

9:50 AM Van Morrison • Real Real Gone • Enlightenment • Mercury

9:47 AM Sera Cahoone • And Still We Move • Deer Creek Canyon • Sub Pop

9:41 AM Jeff Buckley • Morning Theft • Sketches for My Sweetheart the Drunk • Columbia

9:39 AM Mike Coykendall • Mr. Fly • Chasing Away the Dots • Fluff and Gravy

9:36 AM The Field Mice • Canada • Where'd You Learn To Kiss That Way? • Shinkansen

9:31 AM Jason Adasiewicz's Sun Rooms • Solo Two • Spacer • Delmark

9:27 AM Culture • I'm Not Ashamed • Two Sevens Clash • Shanachie

9:25 AM Woods • Lily • Bend Beyond • Woodsist

9:21 AM Little Ed and the Soundmasters • Petite Soul • Little Ed and the Soundmasters • Numero Group

9:18 AM Pinback • His Phase • Information Retrieved • Temporary Residence Ltd.

9:15 AM Jamey Johnson with Elvis Costello • She'll Be Back • Living For A Song: A Tribute To Hank Cochran • Mercury

9:10 AM Post Honeymoon • Interlude • Post Honeymoon • TTD

9:05 AM Ending People • Beat Of My Heart • Fill Your Lungs • Cash Cow

9:01 AM Field Music • Heart • Play... • Memphis Industries

Saturday, October 13, 2012

October 13, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


I'll back on next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at CHIRP Radio.

11:54 AM Fucked Up • Blaze Of Glory • Hidden World • Jade Tree

11:51 AM The Godrays • Songs for T.V. Stars • Songs for T.V. Stars • Vernon Yard

11:48 AM Lupe Fiasco • Lamborghini Angels • Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1 • Atlantic

11:42 AM Wire • The 15th* • 154 • EMI

11:39 AM New Beard • Doom • New Beard City • Shoulder Trap

11:36 AM Otis Redding • Trick Or Treat • Otis! The Definitive Otis Redding • Rhino

11:30 AM Autolux • Headless Sky • Transit Transit • TBD

11:28 AM Millions • Tunnel Rat • Failure Tactics • Seventh Rule

11:25 AM The Godfathers • This Damn Nation • Hit By Hit • Corporate Image

11:21 AM KMD • Get-U-Now • Bl_ck B_st_rds • Metal Face

11:17 AM Hawksley Workman • Girls On Crutches • Los Manlicious • Isadora

11:14 AM How To Dress Well • Running Back • Total Loss • Acephale

11:07 AM Murder By Death • No Oath, No Spell • Bitter Drink, Bitter Moon • Bloodshot

11:04 AM Autoclave • Go Far • Autoclave • Dischord

11:00 AM The Handcuffs • Mickey 66 • Model For A Revolution • OOFL

10:54 AM Sonic Youth • Little Trouble Girl • Washing Machine • DGC

10:53 AM Three Dog Night • It's For You • Celebrate The Three Dog Night Story 1965-1973 • MCA

10:50 AM California Wives • Purple • Art History • Vagrant

10:45 AM Robyn • Include Me Out • Body Talk Pt. 2 • Konichiwa

10:42 AM Local H • Feed A Fever • Hallelujah! I'm A Bum • Slimstyle

10:40 AM Agent Orange • I Kill Spies • This Is The Voice • Enigma

10:35 AM Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra • Samourai • Last Odyssey • Ubiquity

10:31 AM Cockeyed Ghost • I Wish I Was A Girl • The Scapegoat Factory • Big Deal

10:26 AM Mark McGuire • Beheld • Nightshade • Wagon

10:21 AM Charlie Parker • Kim • Bird: The Original Recordings of Charlie Parker • Verve

10:17 AM 10CC • I Wanna Rule The World • How Dare You! • Mercury

10:14 AM Tame Impala • Feels Like We Only Go Backwards • Lonerism • Modular

10:08 AM Adam & The Ants • Ants Invasion • Kings Of The Wild Frontier • Epic

10:04 AM Tilly and the Wall • All Kinds Of Guns • Heavy Mood • Team Love

10:01 AM Prince Fatty • And The Beat Goes On • Prince Fatty Versus The Drunken Gambler • Mr. Bongo

9:57 AM Stereolab • Op Hop Detonation • Cobra and Phases Group Play Voltage in the Milky Night • Elektra

9:52 AM Lilys • The Tennis System (and its Stars) • Better Can't Make Your Life Better • Primary

9:48 AM Alt-J • Breezeblocks • An Awesome Wave • Infectious

9:42 AM The Pear Traps • My Perfect Timing • Basement Fidelity EP • self-released

9:39 AM Bob Dylan • Soon After Midnight • Tempest • Columbia

9:35 AM The Chi-Lites • That's How Long • The Ultimate Chi-Lites • Brunswick

9:30 AM Datura Seeds • Amelia • Who Do You Want It To Be? • Toxic Shock

9:26 AM The Mountain Goats • Harlem Roulette • Transcendental Youth • Merge

9:23 AM Martina Topley-Bird • Sandpaper Kisses • Anything • Palm

9:19 AM Mahalia Jackson • Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho • The Essential Mahalia Jackson • Columbia/Legacy [Remastered]

9:16 AM The Turtles • Lady-O • Turtle Soup • Sundazed

9:13 AM Benjamin Gibbard • Lady Adelaide • Former Lives • Barsuk

9:07 AM Jonny Greenwood • Baton Sparks • The Master: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack • Nonesuch

9:03 AM Mark Eitzel • I Love You But You're Dead • Don't Be A Stranger • Merge

9:00 AM The Moons • Jennifer (Sits Alone) • Fables Of History • Schnitzel

Saturday, October 6, 2012

October 6, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Crisp October day made for a good show, for whatever reason. Back next week, 9AM to Noon (CDT) on CHIRP Radio.

11:53 AM Polara • Allay • Polara • Clean

11:50 AM Chrissy Murderbot • Under Dress (featuring Warrior Queen) • Women's Studies • Planet Mu

11:47 AM Corin Tucker Band • I Don't Wanna Go • Kill My Blues • Kill Rock Stars

11:42 AM Devo • Pity You • New Traditionalists • Warner Bros.

11:39 AM Turbo Fruits • Gotta Get Along • Butter • Serpents and Snakes

11:36 AM Lee Dorsey • Ride Your Pony • A History Of New Orleans Rhythm & Blues: Volume 3 1962-1970 • Rhino

11:32 AM dead prez • Hip-Hop • Let's Get Free • Loud Records

11:28 AM The Music Tapes • Go Home Again • Mary's Voice • Merge

11:24 AM Simple Minds • Promised You A Miracle • New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) • Virgin

11:19 AM Mahjongg • Devry • The Long Shadow Of The Paper Tiger • K

11:16 AM The Shazam • Goodbye American Man • Tomorrow The World • Not Lame

11:13 AM Bailterspace • No Sense • Strobosphere • Fire

11:07 AM Sarge • Chicago • Charcoal • Mud

11:03 AM El Ten Eleven • Thanks Bill • Transitions • Fake Record Label

11:00 AM Van Hunt • Eyes Like Pearls • What Were You Hoping For? • Thirty Tigers

10:56 AM Chris von Sneidern • Symphony Of Love • California Redemption Value • Mastromonia

10:53 AM Helado Negro • Dahum • Awe Owe • Asthmatic Kitty

10:49 AM David Byrne & St. Vincent • Lightning • Love This Giant • 4AD

10:44 AM Darling Buds • Let's Go Round There • Pop Said... • Columbia

10:40 AM The Helio Sequence • When The Shadow Falls • Negotiations • Sub Pop

10:36 AM The Anniversary • Crooked Crown • Your Majesty • Vagrant

10:31 AM Midstates • Till Dead • Boxing Twilight • Mental Monkey

10:27 AM Lymbyc Systm • Nightfall • Symbolyst • Western Vinyl

10:24 AM David Bowie • 1984 • Diamond Dogs • RCA

10:20 AM Verbal Kent • Cry • Save Yourself • Rapmechanics

10:16 AM Sparks • I Can't Believe That You Would Fall For All The Crap In This Song • Exotic Creatures Of The Deep • Lil' Beethoven

10:12 AM Holy Other • Tense Past • Held • Tri Angle

10:06 AM South Shore Commission • You Got Me Hummin' • Eccentric Soul: The Nickel & Penny Labels • Numero Group

10:04 AM The Soft Pack • Tallboy • Strapped • Mexican Summer

10:00 AM Dwight Yoakam • A Heart Like Mine • 3 Pears • Warner Bros.

9:57 AM The Telepathic Butterflies • A Scathing Report • Breakfast In Suburbia • Rainbow Quartz

9:52 AM Massive Attack • Daydreaming • Blue Lines • Virgin

9:49 AM Band Of Horses • Electric Music • Mirage Rock • Columbia

9:44 AM Chrome Canyon • Pluze • Elemental Themes • Stones Throw

9:41 AM Stereo Venus • Photograph • Close to the Sun • Sudden Hunger

9:38 AM M. Ward • Outta My Head • Transfiguration Of Vincent • Merge

9:33 AM American Football • I'll See You When We're Both Not So Emotional • American Football • Polyvinyl

9:30 AM Dark Dark Dark • Patsy Cline • Who Needs Who • Supply & Demand

9:26 AM China Crisis • Bigger The Punch I'm Feeling • Flaunt The Imperfection • Virgin

9:21 AM Greg Ward's Fitted Shards • Segue • South Side Story • 19/8

9:18 AM The Monkees • While I Cry • Instant Replay • Rhino

9:14 AM Beth Orton • Poison Tree • Sugaring Season • ANTI-

9:10 AM Silver Jews • K-Hole • Tanglewood Numbers • Drag City

9:06 AM Teen Daze • New Life • The Inner Mansions • Lefse

9:02 AM Marvin Gaye • You're The Man -- Pts. I & II • Gold • Motown

Saturday, September 29, 2012

September 29, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Thanks to all who donated to our Fall Fundraising Drive. Back next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at

11:55 AM Cluster • Hollywood • Zuckerzeit • Brain

11:52 AM Burning Airlines • Morricone Dancehall • Identikit • DeSoto

11:49 AM Panoramic & True • Open Up • Wonderlust • Raymond Roussel

11:43 AM Arctic Monkeys • I Bet You Look Good On The Dancefloor • Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not • Domino

11:40 AM Jon Spencer Blues Explosion • Strange Baby • Meat and Bone • Mom+Pop

11:37 AM ZZ Top • Master Of Sparks • Tres Hombres • Warner Bros.

11:31 AM A.C. Newman • There Are Maybe Ten Or Twelve • Get Guilty • Matador

11:28 AM Brother Ali • Need A Knot • Mourning In America • Rhymesayers

11:25 AM Gary Numan • War Games • I, Assassin • Beggars Banquet

11:20 AM The Action • Never Ever • Action Packed • Edsel

11:18 AM Acid House Kings • This Love is All We Need • Mondays are Like Tuesdays and Tuesdays are Like Wednesdays • Hidden Agenda

11:13 AM The Orb featuring Lee "Scratch" Perry • Police & Thieves • The Orbserver in the Star House • The End

11:07 AM Trenchmouth • Timing is Everything (Struck by Lightning) • Inside the Future • Skene!

11:04 AM He's My Brother, She's My Sister • Let's Go • Nobody Dances In This Town • Park the Van

11:00 AM Archie Bronson Outfit • Dead Funny • Derdang Derdang • Domino

10:55 AM The Pillbugs • Comburda • The Pillbugs • Omniphonic

10:52 AM Menomena • Weird • Friend and Foe • Barsuk

10:49 AM Deerhoof • There's That Grin • Breakup Song • Polyvinyl

10:44 AM Firewater • Up From The Underground • International Orange! • Bloodshot

10:41 AM Lords Of The New Church • Dance With Me • Is Nothing Sacred? • I.R.S.

10:37 AM Emily Haines • Eden • Cut in Half and Also Double • self-released

10:33 AM Fruit Bats • The Hobo Girl • The Ruminant Band • Sub Pop

10:29 AM KLANG • Carol's Burgers • Brooklyn Lines...Chicago Spaces • Allos Documents

10:25 AM Ian Hunter • Wash Us Away • Rant • Fuel 2000

10:19 AM The Mighty Diamonds • Thunder Chicken • The World Of Daptone Records • Daptone

10:16 AM The Rock And Roll Dubble Bubble Trading Card Company Of Philadelphia • Bubble Gum Music • Bubblegum Classics, Volume Two • Varese Sarabande

10:14 AM Animal Collective • Rosie Oh • Centipede Hz • Domino

10:07 AM The Morning Benders • Sleeping In • Big Echo • Rough Trade

10:04 AM Allah-Las • Catamaran • Allah-Las • Innovative Leisure

10:00 AM Boz Scaggs • Hercules • Slow Dancer • Columbia

9:57 AM Screamin' Jay Hawkins • I Love Paris • Frenzy • Edsel

9:54 AM The Weakerthans • Hymn For The Medical Oddity • Reunion Tour • ANTI-

9:50 AM MNDR • Waiting • Feed Me Diamonds • Ultra

9:46 AM Kelley Stoltz • Tintinnabulation • Circular Sounds • Sub Pop

9:41 AM Kelan Philip Cohran & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble • Stateville • Kelan Philip Cohran & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble • Honest Jons

9:38 AM Doves • Meet Me At The Pier • Lost Sides • Heavenly

9:33 AM Iron & Wine • Loud As Hope • Around The Well • Sub Pop

9:31 AM Robert Pollard • The Rank Of A Nurse • Jack Sells The Cow • GBV Inc.

9:28 AM Bill Fay • Screams In The Ears • Bill Fay • Esoteric

9:21 AM Split Enz • Lovey Dovey • Second Thoughts • Warner Music Australia

9:17 AM The Red Krayola • Dad • Hazel • Drag City

9:14 AM Angel Olsen • The Waiting • Half Way Home • Bathetic

9:08 AM Sean Rowe • Joe's Cult • The Salesman and the Shark • ANTI-

9:04 AM Julian Cope • Charlotte Anne • My Nation Underground • Island

9:01 AM Lykke Li • Unrequited Love • Wounded Rhymes • Atlantic

Saturday, September 22, 2012

September 22, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Lots of good new music this week. Back next week, 9AM to Noon (CDT) on Saturday at CHIRP Radio. And if you want to support CHIRP, our Fall fundraising drive is going on now, with lots of cool swag for specified donations. So if you'd like to help keep CHIRP's programming going strong, click on this link.

11:55 AM The Boomtown Rats • Rat Trap • A Tonic For The Troops • Mercury

11:53 AM Minor Threat • Good Guys Don't Wear White • Complete Discography • Dischord

11:50 AM Bloc Party • 3x3 • Four • Frenchkiss

11:45 AM Dizzee Rascal • Live O • Boy In Da Corner • XL

11:41 AM Django Django • Storm • Django Django • Ribbon

11:36 AM Ultravox • The Thin Wall • Rage In Eden • Chrysalis

11:32 AM The Ventures • The Twilight Zone • (The) Ventures In Space • Dolton

11:29 AM The Raveonettes • She Owns The Streets • Observator • Vice

11:25 AM Sloan • Chester The Molester • Navy Blues • murderecords

11:19 AM Rhymefest • Chicago-Rillas (featuring Mikkey & Bump J) • Blue Collar • J

11:16 AM Glorious Day • I Love A City • Welcome to the Front • Peace Land And Bread

11:13 AM Mount Eerie • Engel Der Luft • Ocean Roar • P.W. Elverum & Sun

11:09 AM Shellac • Rush Job • Terraform • Touch And Go

11:04 AM Matthew Dear • Do The Right Thing • Beams • Ghostly International

11:00 AM Neneh Cherry • Trouble Man • Man • Virgin

10:55 AM Sunny Day Real Estate • Guitar And Video Games • How It Feels To Be Something On • Sub Pop

10:52 AM Skip Bifferty • Money Man • Skip Bifferty • Acme Gramophone

10:49 AM The xx • Sunset • Coexist • Young Turks

10:42 AM Kingdom Crumbs • The Mezzanine • Kingdom Crumbs • Cloud Nice

10:40 AM Tangiers • Classless And Green • The Family Myth • Frenchkiss

10:36 AM Wilco • I'm The Man Who Loves You • Kicking Television: Live In Chicago • Nonesuch

10:31 AM Kid Koala • Music For Morning People • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome • Ninja Tune

10:28 AM Careful Q • Play The Part • Shy Around Animals EP • self-released

10:25 AM Gentleman Jesse • All I Need Tonight (Is You) • Gentleman Jesse • Douchemaster

10:18 AM Arcade Fire • Wake Up • Funeral • Merge

10:16 AM 3 Simmons • You Are My Dream (School Time) • The ABCs Of Kid Soul • Numero Group

10:12 AM The Sea And Cake • Neighbors and Township • Runner • Thrill Jockey

10:06 AM Ry Cooder • The Wall Street Part Of Town • Election Special • Nonesuch

10:04 AM The Lonesome Organist • End Of The Road • Collector of Cactus Echo Bags • Thrill Jockey

10:01 AM Fishbone • Question Of Life • Truth And Soul • Columbia

9:58 AM Seapony • Follow • Falling • Hardly Art

9:55 AM Leadbelly • Goodnight, Irene • The Definitive Leadbelly • Proper Box UK

9:54 AM Ric Menck • Golden Hair • The Ballad Of Ric Menck • Action Musik

9:50 AM Jens Lekman • Some Dandruff On Your Shoulder • I Know What Love Isn't • Secretly Canadian

9:45 AM Robert Wyatt • A Beautiful War • Comicopera • Domino

9:41 AM Michael Kiwanuka • Tell Me A Tale • Home Again • Interscope

9:38 AM The Beach Boys • Be With Me • 20/20 • Capitol

9:33 AM John Vanderslice • Time Travel Is Lonely • Time Travel Is Lonely • Barsuk

9:30 AM Yeasayer • Longevity • Fragrant World • Secretly Canadian

9:25 AM The Fatima Mansions • Purple Window • Valhalla Avenue • Radioactive

9:20 AM Whitejacket • Inside Out • Hollows and Rounds • self-released

9:15 AM Josh Berman & His Gang • Sugar • There Now • Delmark

9:14 AM King Missile • Cheesecake Truck • Mystical Shit • Shimmy Disc

9:09 AM Bill Withers • Do It Good • Just As I Am • Sussex

9:05 AM Stars • Progress • The North • Arts & Crafts

9:02 AM Nora O'Connor • That's Alright • Til The Dawn • Bloodshot


Sunday, September 16, 2012

September 15, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


This was my 3rd annual Self-Indulgent Birthday Show, where I overload on favorite bands and tracks, and it was fun as always. Back to normalcy next week, Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:55 AM Motörhead • Deaf Forever • Orgasmatron • Profile

11:52 AM War • Me And Baby Brother • Anthology • Avenue

11:49 AM Teengirl Fantasy • Pyjama (Feat. Panda Bear) • Tracer • True Panther Sounds

11:44 AM Dirty Looks • They Got Me Covered • Dirty Looks • Stiff

11:40 AM Queens of the Stone Age • First It Giveth • Songs for the Deaf • Interscope

11:38 AM Serengeti • Greyhound • C.A.R. • Anticon

11:33 AM Naked Raygun • Wonder Beer • Understand? • Quarterstick

11:30 AM Mucca Pazza • Boss Taurus • Safety Fifth • Electric Cowbell

11:27 AM Run-D.M.C. • Sucker M.C.'s (Krush Groove 1) • Run-D.M.C. • Arista

11:21 AM The Fall • Theme From Sparta F.C. • The Real New Fall LP - Formerly 'Country On The Click' • Action

11:17 AM Sparkle * Jets U.K. • Above The Clouds • In, Through, And Beyond • Crab Apple

11:14 AM Bob Mould • Briefest Moment • Silver Age • Merge

11:08 AM Junk Culture • Wild Quiet • Wild Quiet • Illegal Art

11:04 AM Sweet • Action • Strung Up • RCA

11:01 AM Sparks • Propaganda/At Home, At Work, At Play • Propaganda • Island

10:58 AM The Equals • Laurel & Hardy • Baby Come Back • RCA

10:53 AM Lupe Fiasco • Kick, Push • Food & Liquor • Atlantic

10:51 AM The dB's • Write Back • Falling Off The Sky • Bar/None

10:46 AM Wizzard • Are You Ready To Rock • Singles A's and B's • Repertoire

10:42 AM Kendra Morris • How You Want It • Banshee • Wax Poetics

10:39 AM Pet Shop Boys • Disco Potential • Format • Parlophone

10:33 AM The Sugarplastic • Runaround • Will • Tallboy

10:29 AM California Wives • Tokyo • Art History • Vagrant

10:26 AM Dolly Varden • 1000 Men Like Cigarettes • Forgiven Now • Undertow

10:21 AM They Might Be Giants • Hearing Aid • Flood • Elektra

10:17 AM Kylie Auldist • I Will • Made Of Stone • Tru Thoughts

10:13 AM Menomena • Heavy Is As Heavy Does • Moms • Barsuk

10:07 AM Maple Mars • New Day • Galaxyland • Kool Kat Muzik

10:04 AM Elvis Costello & the Attractions • King Horse • Get Happy!! • Columbia

10:01 AM Josephine Foster • Child Of God • Blood Rushing • Fire

9:58 AM Ben Vaughn • Growin' A Beard • Dressed In Black • Enigma

9:54 AM The Blow Pops • Without Reason • American Beauties • Get Hip

9:52 AM Roger Miller • England Swings • King Of The Road: The Genius Of Roger Miller • Mercury

9:49 AM Michael Carpenter & The Cuban Heels • Tapioca Tundra • By Request Volume 2 • Big Radio

9:44 AM The-Drum • /SYS • Sense Net EP • Mishka

9:41 AM Divine Fits • My Love Is Real • A Thing Called Divine Fits • Merge

9:39 AM Nicky Thomas • Love Of The Common People • Trojan UK Hits Box Set • Trojan

9:32 AM Madness • Shut Up • 7 • Stiff

9:29 AM Calexico • Maybe on Monday • Algiers • ANTI-

9:26 AM Duke Ellington • Blue Pepper (Far East Of The Blues) • Highlights From The Duke Ellington Centennial Edition (1927-1973) • RCA Victor

9:21 AM Roy Orbison • The Crowd • The Essential Roy Orbison • Monument/Orbison/Legacy

9:17 AM XTC • Rook • Nonsuch • Virgin

9:15 AM Field Report • Evergreen • Field Report • Partisan

9:09 AM Catherine Irwin • Pale Horse/Pale Rider • Little Heater • Thrill Jockey

9:05 AM Cheap Trick • Mandocello • Cheap Trick • Epic

9:03 AM Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers • This Kind Of Music • Jonathan Sings! • Sire

Saturday, September 1, 2012

September 1, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist

Last show as a 46 year old. I'm off next Saturday and Matthew Rice will take my place. I'll be back on September 15, Sat., 9AM to Noon (CDT) with my third annual Self-Indulgent Birthday Show at chirpradio.org

11:55 AM Lying in States • Holier Than Cow • The Bewildered Herd EP • Harmless

11:51 AM The Easybeats • Saturday Night • Live - Studio And Stage • Raven

11:49 AM Dinosaur Jr. • Pierce the Morning Rain • I Bet On Sky • Jagjaguwar

11:44 AM Jay Reatard • I Know A Place • Singles 06-07 • In the Red

11:41 AM Batsauce • What You Need • Starcrossed • galapagos4

11:38 AM Pop Art • If You Float • Long Walk To Nowhere • Stonegarden

11:30 AM Locrian • Augury in an Evaporating Tower • The Clearing & The Final Epoch • Relapse

11:25 AM Brothers Johnson • Rocket Countdown/Blastoff/Ride-O-Rocket • Blam!! • A & M

11:20 AM Braid • Milwaukee Sky Rocket • Lucky To Be Alive • Polyvinyl

11:17 AM Shalini • Creepy Emily • We Want Jelly Donuts • Parasol

11:13 AM Thee Oh Sees • Lupine Dominus • Putrifiers II EP • In the Red

11:06 AM Chubb Rock • The Chubbster • The One • Select

11:04 AM Puffy Areolas • Take My Place • 1982: Dishonorable Discharge • HoZac

11:01 AM Styx • Lies • Man Of Miracles • Wooden Nickel

10:58 AM Greg Ward's Fitted Shards • Segue • South Side Story • 19/8

10:54 AM King Crimson • The Great Deceiver • Starless And Bible Black • DGM

10:50 AM The Limiñanas • Salvation • Crystal Anis • HoZac

10:46 AM Velvet Crush • Keep On Lingerin' • Teenage Symphonies To God • 550 Music/Epic

10:43 AM The Sometimes Family • Pockets And Peppermint • Fun With Heartbreak EP • self-released

10:40 AM James Kirk • Felicity • You Can Make It If You Boogie • Marina

10:35 AM Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 • Green Eyed Lady • Lovelyville • Matador

10:30 AM Frank Ocean • Super Rich Kids (featuring Earl Sweatshirt) • Channel Orange • Def Jam

10:27 AM July • My Clown • July • Aftermath

10:21 AM Graham Coxon • You & I • Love Travels at Illegal Speeds • Parlophone

10:17 AM A Tribe Called Quest • Can I Kick It? • People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm • Jive

10:14 AM Yeasayer • Longevity • Fragrant World • Secretly Canadian

10:08 AM Ondatrópica • Swing De Gillian • Ondatrópica • Soundway

10:05 AM Mac Davis • Lucas Was A Redneck • Country Funk 1969-1975 • Light In The Attic

10:02 AM Green • She's Not A Little Girl Anymore • Green • Lion Productions

9:55 AM Pit Er Pat • Summer Rose • The Flexible Entertainer • Thrill Jockey

9:53 AM Don Bryant • Doing The Mustang • Hi Times: The Hi Records R & B Years • The Right Stuff/Hi

9:51 AM Redd Kross • One of the Good Ones • Researching the Blues • Merge

9:46 AM Linus Of Hollywood • To Be A Girl • Let Yourself Be Happy • Franklin Castle

9:41 AM Kelan Philip Cohran & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble • Ancestral • Kelan Philip Cohran & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble • Honest Jons

9:38 AM Rodriguez • I'll Slip Away • Coming From Reality • Light In The Attic

9:33 AM Mirah • Light The Match • Advisory Committee • K

9:30 AM Matthew Dear • Earthforms • Beams • Ghostly International

9:25 AM The Chills • Ghosts • Brave Words • Homestead

9:20 AM Judson Claiborne • Any Day Woman • Before Midnight Scholar • self-released

9:18 AM The Kinks • Waterloo Sunset • BBC Sessions 1964-1977 • Sanctuary

9:14 AM Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra • Want It Back • Theatre is Evil • 8 Ft.

9:07 AM Shintaro Sakamoto • A Gleam of Hope • How to Live With a Phantom • Other Music

9:05 AM OK Go • This Will Be Our Year • The Future Dictionary Of America • Barsuk/McSweeney's Books

9:02 AM The 5th Dimension • Love's Lines, Angles and Rhymes • The Very Best Of The 5th Dimension • Camden

Saturday, August 25, 2012

August 25, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


This week's show was highlighted by the CHIRP debut of Megan, a trainee who did two sets during the 10 o'clock hour and did a great job. I'll be back next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:55 AM The Modern Lovers • Road Runner • Precise Modern Lovers Order • Rounder

11:53 AM Chavez • Memorize This Face • Better Days Will Haunt You • Matador

11:51 AM R.E.M. • Toys In the Attic • Dead Letter Office • IRS

11:48 AM Royal Headache • Honey Joy • Royal Headache • What's Your Rupture

11:45 AM Fergus & Geronimo • Roman Tick • Funky was the State of Affairs • Hardly Art

11:42 AM Sparks • Funny Face • Whomp That Sucker • Oglio

11:37 AM YACHT • I Walked Alone • Shangri-La • DFA

11:33 AM Jerry Lee Lewis • High Heel Sneakers • The Greatest Live Show On Earth • Smash

11:31 AM Paper Mice • Cannon Fodder • Funny Papers • Three One G

11:28 AM US Maple • Letter To ZZ Top • Long Hair In Three Stages • Skin Graft

11:21 AM That Petrol Emotion • Hey Venus • Chemicrazy • Virgin

11:19 AM Mark Sultan • Satisfied And Lazy • Whatever/Whenever • In The Red

11:13 AM Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra • Dirty Money • Antibalas • Daptone

11:07 AM The B-52s • Strobe Light • Wild Planet • Warner Bros.

11:04 AM Micachu & The Shapes • OK • Never • Rough Trade

11:01 AM The Darkness • Street Spirit (Fade Out) • Hot Cakes • Canary Dwarf

10:57 AM The Electric Banana • Walking Down The Street • Blows Your Mind • Carnabeat

10:52 AM Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang • En Yay Sah • En Yah Suh • Luaka Bop

10:50 AM The Balancing Act • Can You Get To That • Curtains • IRS

END OF MEGAN'S TWO SETS

10:44 AM Prince • Christopher Tracy's Parade • Parade • Warner Bros.

10:42 AM Maps & Atlases • Solid Ground • Perch Patchwork • Barsuk

10:38 AM DIIV • How Long Have You Known • Oshin • Captured Tracks

10:36 AM Serge Gainsbourg • Ma Lou Marilou • L'homme A Tete de Chou • Four Men With Beards

10:31 AM Kelly Hogan • Haunted • I Like to Keep Myself in Pain • ANTI-

10:28 AM Now, Now • Thread • Threads • Trans

10:26 AM Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti • Farewell American Primitive • Mature Themes • 4AD

BEGINNING OF MEGAN'S TWO SETS

10:21 AM Deep Time • Clouds • Deep Time • Hardly Art

10:16 AM Califone • Trout Silk • Roomsound • Perishable

10:13 AM Peter Hammill • The Institute Of Mental Health, Burning • Nadir's Big Chance • Virgin

10:07 AM Dora Flood • Everywhere We Go • We Live Now • Elephant Stone

10:04 AM Kate Bush • Hounds Of Love • Hounds Of Love • EMI

10:01 AM The Orwells • All The Cool Kids • Remember When • Autumn Tone

9:58 AM Carter Family • Single Girl, Married Girl • Anthology Of American Folk Music, Vol. 3A: Songs • Folkways

9:53 AM Nelson Bragg • Steel Derrick 1979 • We Get What We Want • self-released

9:51 AM Poor Moon • Clouds Below • Poor Moon • Sub Pop

9:46 AM Andrew Bird • Ides of Swing • Thrills • Rykodisc

9:42 AM Staff Benda Bilili • Osali Mabe • Bouger Le Monde! • Crammed Discs

9:39 AM Bonnie Hayes and the Wild Combo • Joyride • Good Clean Fun • Slash

9:33 AM Bill Fay • This World • Life Is People • Dead Oceans

9:29 AM Canasta • I Don't Know Where I Was Going With This • The Fakeout, The Tease And The Breather • RWIM Chicago

9:25 AM Al Green • I Can't Stop • I Can't Stop • Blue Note

9:20 AM Beck • Tropicalia • Mutations • DGC

9:16 AM Melony • 2nd Man On The Moon • Satisfiction • DGC

9:12 AM The Antlers • Crest • Undersea EP • ANTI-

9:06 AM Michael Kiwanuka • Any Day Will Do Fine • Home Again • Interscope

9:04 AM Jan & Dean • Rain On The Roof • Save For A Rainy Day • Sundazed

8:59 AM Pere Ubu • Goodbye • New Picnic Time • Rough Trade

Saturday, August 11, 2012

August 11, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Off next week, but back on August 25, 2012 on Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:55 AM Stars of the Lid • Porch (Version No.28) • Carte-De-Visite • Stars Of The Lid - Cobraside

11:52 AM The Electric Prunes • Dr. Do-Good • Lost Dreams • Birdman

11:49 AM JEFF The Brotherhood • Staring at the Wall • Hypnotic Nights • Infinity Cat

11:42 AM Joe Bataan • Latin Strut • Nu Yorica! Culture Clash in New York City: Experiments in Latin Music 1970-77 • Soul Jazz

11:39 AM Big K.R.I.T. • Yeah Dats Me • Live from the Underground • Def Jam

11:35 AM The Orgone Box • World Revolves • The Orgone Box • Minus Zero

11:30 AM Daft Punk • The Brainwasher • Human After All • Virgin

11:27 AM Nü Sensae • Spit Gifting • Sundowning • Suicide Squeeze

11:25 AM Descendents • When I Get Old • Everything Sucks • Epitaph

11:19 AM Born Ruffians • Blood, The Sun & Water • Say It • Warp

11:16 AM Cristina • Drive My Car • Doll in the Box • ZE

11:13 AM Serengeti • Geti Life (featuring Yoni Wolf) • C.A.R. • Anticon

11:06 AM The Atlas Moth • Coffin Varnish • An Ache for the Distance • Profound Lore

11:04 AM Holograms • Astray • Holograms • Captured Tracks

11:01 AM Bob Seger • Get Out Of Denver • Seven • Capitol

10:57 AM The Kills • Monkey 23 • Keep On Your Mean Side • Domino

10:56 AM Dr. Feelgood • She's A Wind Up • Singles The U.A. Years+ • Liberty

10:53 AM Robyn Hitchcock • How Do You Work This Thing? • Gravy Deco • Rhino

10:50 AM Open Mike Eagle • Starz • 4NML HSTPL • Fake Four Inc.

10:45 AM Aqueduct • The Tulsa Trap • I Sold Gold • Barsuk

10:42 AM This Is Cinema • Cling • Cycles EP • Whistler

10:37 AM John Cale • So Much For Love • Walking On Locusts • Hannibal

10:31 AM Jimmy Cliff • Guns Of Brixton • Rebirth • Sunpower

10:28 AM The Limiñanas • Salvation • Crystal Anis • HoZac

10:25 AM Alabama Shakes • I Ain't the Same • Boys & Girls • ATO

10:21 AM Antoinette • Jenny Let Him Go • The Girls' Scene • Decca

10:18 AM Wolf Parade • Grounds For Divorce • Apologies To The Queen Mary • Sub Pop

10:14 AM Redd Kross • Hazel Eyes • Researching The Blues • Merge

10:08 AM John Wesley Harding and Kelly Hogan • A Little Bit Country, A Little Bit Rock 'N' Roll • 20 More Explosive Fantastic Rockin' Mega Smash Hit Explosions • Pravda

10:04 AM Foxygen • Waitin' 4 U • Take The Kids Off Br • Jagjaguwar

10:00 AM Roots Manuva • No Love • Alternatively Deep • Big Dada

9:56 AM Aloe Blacc • You Make Me Smile • Good Things • Stones Throw

9:52 AM Al Stewart • Electric Los Angeles Sunset • Zero She Flies • Collectors' Choice

9:47 AM Dead Can Dance • Amnesia • Anastasis • PIAS

9:43 AM Minutemen • What Is It? • 3-Way Tie (For Last) • SST

9:40 AM Icky Blossoms • Babes • Icky Blossoms • Saddle Creek

9:37 AM Thee Oh Sees • Ghosts In The Trees • The Hounds Of Foggy Notion • Tomlab

9:32 AM Ami Saraiya & The Outcome • Soundproof Box • Soundproof Box • self-released

9:29 AM Nirvana • Pentecost Hotel • The Story Of Simon Simopath • Island/Edsel

9:26 AM Death Cab for Cutie • I Will Follow You into the Dark • Plans • Atlantic

9:20 AM Christian Scott • Dred Scott • Christian Atunde Adjuah • Concord Jazz

9:16 AM Purity Ring • Amenamy • Shrines • 4AD

9:13 AM Edith Frost • Denied • Calling Over Time • Drag City

9:08 AM The Loud Family • Back Of A Car • Slouching Towards Liverpool • Alias

9:03 AM John Maus • Castles In Graves • A Collection of Rarities and Previously Unreleased Material • Ribbon

9:01 AM Ted Leo & The Pharmacists • Already Too Late? • Mo' Living • Touch and Go

Sunday, August 5, 2012

August 4, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


We had a weird streaming problem with the show, so it wasn't until almost 40 minutes in that my show could actually be heard. So some of these songs will be appearing soon on future shows, as I really liked what I played. I'll be back next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:53 AM Gang Gang Dance • Adult Goth • Eye Contact • 4AD

11:49 AM Royal Crescent Mob • Timebomb • Midnight Rose's • Sire

11:47 AM Micachu & the Shapes • Low Dogg • Never • Rough Trade

11:42 AM Lost Sounds • Wanna Be Used • Lost Lost • In The Red

11:39 AM Silkworm • Penalty Box • It'll Be Cool • Touch and Go

11:36 AM The Dynamics • Ice Cream Song • Beg Scream and Shout! • Rhino

11:31 AM The Black Keys • Same Old Thing • Attack & Release • Nonesuch

11:28 AM Major Thinkers • Avenue B • Strange Passion • Cache Cache

11:25 AM Stump • Buffalo • A Fierce Pancake • Chrysalis

11:18 AM The Ruts • Something That I Said • The Crack • Virgin

11:16 AM Hollows • Mary Goes to Law School • Hollows • Addenda

11:14 AM Birds & Batteries • I Want You • Stray Light • Eightmaps

11:08 AM SRC • Black Sheep • Black Sheep • RPM

11:05 AM Aesop Rock • Zero Dark Thirty • Skelethon • Rhymesayers

11:01 AM The Fall • Free Range • Code: Selfish • Cog-Sinister

10:55 AM Django Django • Firewater • Django Django • Because Music

10:53 AM The Zombies • Gotta Get A Hold Of Myself • Zombie Heaven • Big Beat

10:50 AM Twerps • Anything New • Twerps • Chapter / Underwater Peoples

10:45 AM Paleo • From the Sky Down • A View of the Sky • Parisan

10:42 AM Passion Pit • Constant Conversations • Gossamer • Columbia

10:38 AM Was (Not Was) • Maria Novarro • Are You Okay? • Chrysalis

10:33 AM Cubic Zirconia • Summertime • Follow Your Heart • Fool's Gold

10:30 AM White Arrows • Settle Down • Dry Land is Not a Myth • Votiv

10:27 AM The Names • It's A Miracle • Buttons: From Champaign To Chicago • Numero Group

10:22 AM Bob Mould • Missing You • Body of Song • Yep Roc

10:21 AM Chandeliers • Tropical Pocket • Founding Fathers • Captcha

10:14 AM Nile Rodgers • Plan 9 • B Movie Matinee • Warner Bros.

10:09 AM The M'S • Break Our Bones • The M's • Brilliante

10:06 AM Debo Band • DC Flower • Debo Band • Next Ambiance

10:03 AM The Blasters • Jackson • Fun On Saturday Night • Rip Cat

9:59 AM Simon & Garfunkel • A Dangling Coversation • Old Friends • Columbia

9:56 AM Subtle • The Hook • A New White • Lex

9:53 AM Gold Motel • Slow Emergency • Gold Motel • Good As Gold

9:47 AM Pete and the Pirates • Washing Powder • One Thousand Pictures • Stolen

9:44 AM Arnaldo Antunes, Edgard Scandurra & Toumani Diabaté • Ir, Mão • A Curva Da Cintura • Mais Um Discos

9:38 AM Sharon Van Etten • One Day • Epic • Ba Da Bing!

STREAM STARTED WORKING

9:32 AM Scout Niblett • Just Do It • The Calcination Of Scout Niblett • Drag City

9:30 AM Daniel Lanois • Under a Stormy Sky • Acadie • Opal / Warner Bros.

9:26 AM Deleted Scenes • Burglarizing the Deaf • Young People's Church of the Air • Park the Van

9:22 AM Milo Greene • Orpheus • Milo Greene • Chop Shop

9:17 AM Canasta • I Don't Know Where I Was Going With This • The Fakeout, The Tease And The Breather • RWIM Chicago

9:13 AM Jimmy Cliff • Reggae Music • Rebirth • Sunpower/Universal Music

9:08 AM Mirah • Light The Match • Advisory Committee • K

9:05 AM Ormonde • Lemon Incest • Machine • Hometapes

Notes: OR-mund

9:01 AM Terry Callier • What Color Is Love • What Color Is Love • Verve

UNHEARD MUSIC

Saturday, July 21, 2012

July 21, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Off next week, with Micha subbing. Be back on August 4, 2012, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:55 AM Klaxons • Flashover • Surfing The Void • tinyOGRE

11:51 AM AC/DC • High Voltage • High Voltage • Epic

11:49 AM Mission Of Burma • Dust Devil • Unsound • Fire

11:41 AM The Roots • Sacrifice • Phrenology • MCA

11:39 AM Paper Mice • Simulcra • The Funny Papers • Three One G

11:37 AM Haymarket Riot • Trip On Out • Pebbles Vol. 6 Chicago 1 • Archive International Productions

11:32 AM Yelle • La Musique • Safari Disco Club • Co-op

11:28 AM Office Of Future Plans • Harden Your Heart • Office Of Future Plans • Dischord

11:26 AM Jeans Wilder • Dog Years • Totally • Everloving

11:22 AM Yello • Rock Stop • Solid Pleasure • Vertigo

11:19 AM The Very Best • Buntu ft. Amadou & Miriam, Baaba Maal & Jose Hendrix • MTMTMK • Moshi Moshi

11:14 AM Tussle • Eye Contact • Kling Klang • Troubleman Unlimited

11:09 AM Shonen Knife • Paper Clip • Pop Tune • Good Charamel

11:03 AM Micachu and the Shapes • Heaven • Never • Rough Trade

11:01 AM The Replacements • Answering Machine • Let It Be • Twin/Tone

10:57 AM Cloud Nothings • Been Through • Cloud Nothings • Carpark

10:53 AM Durocs • Saving It All Up For Larry • Durocs • Real Gone Music

10:49 AM Baroness • Sea Lungs • Yellow & Green • Relapse

10:43 AM KonKoma • Shimmy Nashi Goro • KonKoma • Soundway

10:40 AM The Fresh & Onlys • Waterfall • Play it Strange • In the Red

10:35 AM Matthew Sweet • I Wanted To Tell You • Girlfriend • A & M

10:31 AM The Hive Dwellers • The Dignity of Saint Jude • Hewn from the Wilderness • K

10:27 AM They Shoot Horses Don't They • Speck of Dust • Pick Up Sticks • Kill Rock Stars

10:24 AM The Rascals • You Better Run • Anthology • Rhino

10:19 AM Cheer-Accident • Done with the Eternal • What Sequel? • Pravda

10:15 AM New Musik • Sanctuary • from A To B • GTO

10:12 AM Oddisee • Maybes • People Hear What They See • Mello Music Group

10:07 AM Man Or Astro-man? • Space Patrol • Your Weight On the Moon • One Louder

10:03 AM A Lull • Would That I Could • Meat Mountain EP • Lujo

10:00 AM T. Rex • Electric Slim and the Factory Hen • Tanx • Edsel

9:55 AM Love Raid • Past the Waves • Love Raid • self-released

9:53 AM Rose Maddox • Take Me Back Again • Hillbilly Music..Thank God Volume 1 • Capitol

9:50 AM Beachwood Sparks • Mollusk • The Tarnished Gold • Sub Pop

9:43 AM Sparks • The Louvre • A Woofer In Tweeter's Clothing • Bearsville

9:39 AM Hot Chip • Now There Is Nothing • In Our Heads • Domino

9:35 AM American Music Club • I Broke My Promise • San Francisco • Reprise

9:31 AM Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra • Requiem Pour Un Grooveur • Last Odyssey • Ubitiquity

9:28 AM Frank Ocean • Forrest Gump • Channel Orange • Island/Def Jam

9:22 AM Art Ensemble Of Chicago • Walking in the Moonlight • The Third Decade • ECM

9:19 AM Fiona Apple • Daredevil • The Idler Wheel • Epic

9:14 AM Peter Gabriel • Family Snapshot • Peter Gabriel • Geffen

9:08 AM The Delgados • Witness • The Great Eastern • Chemikal Underground

9:05 AM Niki and the Dove • Last Night • Instinct • Sub Pop

9:02 AM The Posies • Accidental Architecture • Blood/Candy • Rykodisc

Saturday, July 14, 2012

July 14, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


This show had a real nice flow to it. I hope I can keep it up next Saturday, from 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:56 AM Dâm-Funk • Flying V Ride • Toeachizown • Stones Throw

11:53 AM The Shazam • On The Airwaves • Rev9 • Not Lame

11:51 AM The White Wires • I'll Remember You • WWIII • Dirtnap

11:44 AM Open Mike Eagle • The Financial Crisis That Wouldn't Go Away • 4NML HSPTL • Fake Four Inc.

11:38 AM Grace Jones • Private Life • Warm Leatherette • Island

11:34 AM Doleful Lions • Pegasus • Lucifer, The Light EP • self-released

11:31 AM Pomegranates • Sisters • Heaven • Modern Outsider

11:28 AM Wire • Map Ref. 41ºN 93ºW* • Wire on the Box: 1979 • Pink Flag Archive Research

11:22 AM Wiley • One Hit Wonder • 100% Publishing • Big Dada

11:17 AM Gojira • The Axe • L'Enfant Sauvage • Roadrunner

11:15 AM Shudder To Think • 9 Fingers on You • Pony Express Record • Epic

11:09 AM Brad Laner • Magnolia Doubles • Natural Selections • Hometapes

11:04 AM The Aluminum Group • Love Action (I Believe In Love) • Reproduction • March

11:01 AM Dirty Projectors • See What She Seeing • Swing Lo Magellan • Domino

10:54 AM The Dresden Dolls • The Gardener • No, Virginia • Roadrunner

10:53 AM Chris Butler • Hole In The Sky • The Museum Of Me • Future Fossil

10:51 AM Can • Alice • The Lost Tapes • Spoon

10:44 AM Volcano! • St. Mary of Nazareth • Piñata • Leaf

10:39 AM Raydio • You Need This (To Satisfy That) • Raydio • Arista

10:34 AM Volumen Cero • Despiertame • Estelar • Warner Music Latina

10:31 AM The Flaming Lips • The Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends • Do It! • Warner Bros.

10:26 AM New Order • The Perfect Kiss • Low-Life • Qwest

10:20 AM The Pastels • Classic Line-Up • Mobile Safari • Up

10:18 AM The Byrds • Why • Younger Than Yesterday • Columbia/Legacy

10:14 AM Conveyor • Mukraker • Conveyor • Paper Garden

10:07 AM OutKast • Elevators (Me & You) • ATLiens • LaFace

10:04 AM Los Straitjackets • Mr. Pink • Jet Set • Yep Roc

10:01 AM Shoes • Head vs. Heart • Ignition • Black Vinyl

9:57 AM Ken Nordine • My Baby • The Best of Word Jazz, Vol. 1 • Rhino

9:53 AM The Bees • Go Karts • Free The Bees • Virgin

9:51 AM Sonny & The Sunsets • My Mind Messed Up • Longtime Companion • Polyvinyl

9:47 AM Glenn Kotche • Untitled 7 • Next • Quakebasket

9:44 AM Speedy Keen • Crazy Love • Y'Know What I Mean? • Island

9:40 AM Golden Birthday • Humans Bleed • Blue Island • Rainbow Body

9:36 AM The Association • Goodbye Columbus • Just The Right Sound The Association Anthology • Warner Bros./Rhino

9:34 AM Orca Team • Been Crying All Day • Restraint • Happy Happy Birthday To Me

9:29 AM Neil Young with Crazy Horse • Jesus' Chariot • Americana • Reprise

9:21 AM Debo Band • Tenesh Kelbe Lay • Debo Band • Next Ambiance

9:17 AM The Futureheads • Meantime • Rant • Nul

9:15 AM The Black Twig Pickers • Craig Street Hop • Ironto Special • Thrill Jockey

9:09 AM Adult Net • Incense And Peppermints • The Honey Tangle • Fontana

9:06 AM Communist Daughter • Avery • Lions & Lambs EP • Grain Belt

9:03 AM The Czars • Get Used To It • Before...But Longer • Bella Union

Saturday, July 7, 2012

July 7, 2012 CHIRP Radio Playlist


Fun radio on a hot day. Back next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at chirpradio.org.

11:54 a.m. ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead Divided Wasted State of Mind/So Interscope

11:51 a.m. Ram Jam Too Bad On Your Birthday/Ram Jam Collectables

11:48 a.m. Cocaine 80s This Can't Be A Crime/Express OG EP self-released

11:41 a.m. Celebration In This Land/The Modern Tribe 4AD

11:38 a.m. Curren$y Fast Cars Faster Women (featuring Daz)/The Stoned Immaculate Warner Bros.

11:34 a.m. Girls Against Boys Kill The Sexplayer/Cruise Yourself Touch and Go

11:28 a.m. tUnE-yArDs Powa/whokill 4AD

11:24 a.m. Pomengranates Pass Away/Heaven Modern Outsider

11:22 a.m. Chuck Berry I Want To Be Your Driver/Gold Geffen/Chess

11:18 a.m. Animal Collective Essplode/Danse Manatee Catsup Plate

11:15 a.m. Siouxsie and the Banshees Christine/Kaleidoscope Geffen

11:12 a.m. Ty Segall Band The Tongue/Slaughterhouse In the Red

11:09 a.m. The Lonesome Organist Let Me Be Your Man/Collector of Cactus Echo Bags Thrill Jockey

11:05 a.m. Big K.R.I.T. Cool 2 Be Southern/Live from the Underground Def Jam

11:02 a.m. Steve Wynn Strange New World/Here Come The Miracles Blue Rose
10:59 a.m. The Concretes Seems Fine Shuffle/Warm Night EP EMI

10:55 a.m. Julian Cope East Easy Rider/Peggy Suicide Island

10:51 a.m. Super700 Old Moon/Under the No Sky Rough Trade

10:46 a.m. Kid Koala Drunk Trumpet/Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Ninja Tune

10:43 a.m. Crystal Syphon Marcy, Your Eyes/Family Evil Roaratorio

10:39 a.m. Hoodoo Gurus Tojo/Stoneage Romeos A&M

10:35 a.m. Liz Phair May Queen/Whip-Smart Matador

10:31 a.m. Echo Lake In Dreams/Wild Peace Slumberland

10:29 a.m. The Crystals Girls Can Tell/Phil Spector: Back To Mono (1958-1969) ABKCO

10:24 a.m. The Cool Kids Mikey Rocks/The Bake Sale EP Chocolate Industries

10:19 a.m. Bob Seger Love The One You're With/Smokin' O.P.'s Capitol

10:16 a.m. Everest Give A Little/Ownerless ATO

10:09 a.m. Alcione Sufoco/Brazil Classics 2: O Samba Luaka Bop

10:05 a.m. Chandeliers Tropical Pocket/Founding Fathers Captcha

10:02 a.m. The Bamboos (with Aloe Blacc) Where Does The Time Go?/Medicine Man Tru Thoughts

9:56 a.m. The New Pornographers Go Places/Challengers Matador

9:53 a.m. NRBQ Little Floater/Wild Weekend Virgin

9:51 a.m. Eleni Mandell Now We're Strangers/I Can See the Future Yep Roc

9:47 a.m. Joe Pernice I Go To Pieces/It Feels So Good When I Stop Ashmont

9:42 a.m. Mike Scheidt The Price/Stay Awake Thrill Jockey

9:39 a.m. The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir All The Heart You Wear On Your Sleeve/I Bet You Say That To All the Boys Fashion Brigade

9:36 a.m. Advertising The Lookalikes/Jingles Vinyl Japan

9:33 a.m. Charlie Parker Relaxing with Lee/Bird's Best Bop on Verve Verve

9:29 a.m. Peaking Lights Midnight/Lucifer Mexican Summer

9:21 a.m. Dick Prall Feeler/Inc. EP Movings

9:18 a.m. The Mynabirds Buffalo Flower/GENERALS Saddle Creek

9:14 a.m. Jimmy Cliff Vietnam/Jimmy Cliff Trojan

9:06 a.m. Goldfrapp Clowns/Seventh Tree Mute

9:03 a.m. Silver Jews Secret Knowledge Of The Back Roads/Early Times Drag City

9:00 a.m. The Spinanes Punch Line Loser/Strand Sub Pop