Saturday, May 29, 2010

May 29, 2010 CHIRP Radio Playlist

A great spring day and lots of terrific music. I'll be back on the virtual air next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at

11:54AM Eleventh Dream Day View From the Rim from Eighth (Thrill Jockey)

11:52AM The Boys Do the Contract Hustle from Alternative Chartbusters (Captain Oi)

11:50AM The Infesticons Gonna Anthem from Bedford Park (Big Dada)

11:45AM Ratatat Germany To Germany from Ratatat (XL)

11:41AM Stump Buffalo from The Complete Anthology (Castle)

11:37AM The Black Keys Tighten Up from Brothers (Nonesuch)

11:33AM Girls Against Boys Disco Six Six Six from House of GVSB (Touch & Go)

11:29AM Four Tet Angel Echoes from There Is Love In You (Domino)

11:26AM Zs Masonry from New Slaves (Social Registry)

11:21AM Radio Birdman Alone in the Endzone from Living Eyes/More Fun (Witness)

11:19AM Male Bonding Weird Feelings from Nothing Hurts (Sub Pop)

11:17AM Nirvana Turnaround from Incesticide (DGC)

11:14AM RJD2 Through The Walls from Since We Last Spoke (Def Jux)

11:09AM Hot Rats Big Sky from Turn Ons (Fat Possum)

11:05AM The Ponys Deathbed from Deathbed Plus 4 E.P. (Matador)

11:02AM Television Personalities Salvador Dali's Garden Party from Privilege (Fire)

10:57AM Hercules and Love Affair You Belong from Hercules And Love Affair (DFA)

10:55AM Gene and Wendell The Roach (Dance) from Hairspray (Soundtrack) (MCA)

10:50AM The National England from High Violet (4AD)

10:45AM Doug Powell I Woke Up In Love This Morning from Right To Chews Bubblegum Classics Revisted (Not Lame)

10:41AM Hunting Club Sweet Soprano from Hunting Club (Self-released)

10:38AM Aimee Mann Going Through the Motions from The Forgotten Arm (Superego)

10:31AM Kid Creole & The Coconuts Annie (I'm Not Your Daddy) from Tropical Gangsters (Universal Island)

10:28AM Crystal Castles Fainting Spells from Crystal Castles II (Fiction)

10:25AM The Like Young Heard Your Health from So Serious (Parasol)

10:19AM Aaliyah Try Again from Romeo Must Die (Virgin)

10:16AM Flying Lotus Zodiac Shit from Cosmogramma (Warp)

10:12AM James Johnny Yen from Stutter (Sire)

10:08AM Mott The Hoople Roll Away The Stone from The Hoople (Columbia)

10:05AM Panda Riot Streetlights And You And Me from Far & Near (self-released)

10:01AM Tahiti 80 A Love From Outer Space from A Love From Outer Space single (Trema)

9:58AM Scott Walker Best Of Both Worlds from Scott 2 (Fontana)

9:54AM Jane Weaver Turning In Circles from The Fallen By Watch Bird (B-Music)

9:49AM Massive Attack Karmacoma from Protection (Virgin)

9:43AM Doleful Lions The Ghost That Haunts Your World Will Disappear from Shaded Lodge And Mausoleum (Parasol)

9:40AM They Might Be Giants Where Your Eyes Don't Go from Lincoln (Bar/None)

9:37AM Skybox Morning After Cuts from Morning After Cuts (self-released)

9:30AM Snowglobe Dream Works from Our Land Brains (Bardot)

9:28AM The Lodger The Back Of My Mind from Flashbacks (Slumberland)

9:24AM The Magnetic Fields Two Characters In Search Of A Country Song from The Charm of the Highway Strip (Merge)

9:19AM Waylon Jennings Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love) from Ultimate Waylon Jennings (RCA)

9:16AM Gayngs The Beatdown from Relayted (Jagjaguwar)

9:10AM Outrageous Cherry I'm Not In Love from Stereo Action Rent Party (Third Gear)

9:06AM Archer Prewitt You Walk By from In The Sun (Carrot Top)

9:02AM Laura Marling Blackberry Stone from I Speak Because I Can (Virgin)

8:58AM Warren Zevon The French Inhaler from Warren Zevon (Asylum)

Saturday, May 22, 2010

May 22, 2010 CHIRP Radio Playlist

With the exception of one song from a band who I will never play again, a good show. I'll be back next week at from 9AM to Noon (CDT) on Saturday.

11:53AM LCD Soundsystem One Touch from This Is Happening (Capitol)

11:49AM Menthol Frances Scott Key from Menthol (Capitol)

11:47AM MC5 Looking At You from The Big Bang! Best of MC5 (Rhino)

11:41AM Inspiral Carpets Tainted Love from Ruby Trax The NME's Roaring Forty (NME)

11:38AM The Cathy Santonies Whisky from I'm Yr Friend! I'm Yr Revolution! EP (self-released)

11:34AM The Fiery Furnaces Guns Under The Counter from Rehearsing My Choir (Rough Trade)

11:29AM Angelic Upstarts Women In Disguise from Reason Why? (Anagram)

11:26AM Shudder To Think Shake Your Halo Down from Get Your Goat (Dischord)

11:23AM The Joy Formidable The Last Drop from A Balloon Called Moaning (Black Bell)

11:18AM Cibo Matto Birthday Cake from Kids In The Hall Brain Candy (Matador)

11:15AM Anibal Velasquez Y Su Conjunto Vestido Nuevo from Mambo Loco (Analog Africa)

11:13AM The Sweet Wig Wam Bam from Funny How Sweet Co-Co Can Be (RCA)

11:08AM Kleenex Girl Wonder Wait For Me (Please) from Ponyoak (March)

11:05AM Solex Vs. Cristina Martinez + Jon Spencer Too Much, Too Fast from Amsterdam Throwdown, King Street Showdown! (Bronzerat)

11:01AM The Beta Band Dr. Baker from The Three EP's (Astralwerks)

10:57AM The Resonars Carrie Don't Care from Bright And Dark (Get Hip)

10:54AM The Dead Weather Die By The Drop from Sea of Cowards (Third Man)

10:50AM Blue Mountain Let's Ride from Dog Days (Roadrunner)

10:46AM The Beach Boys Johnny Carson from Love You (Capitol)

10:40AM Ken Camden Birthday from Lethargy & Repercussion (kranky)

10:37AM Barcelona Studio Hair Gel from ZeRo-oNe-INFINITY (March)

10:32AM Katjonband Conquered from Katjonband (Carrot Top)

10:29AM Toots and the Maytals Take Me Home Country Roads from Time Tough The Anthology (Island Jamaica)

10:24AM Broken Social Scene Sweetest Kill from Forgiveness Rock Record (Arts & Crafts)

10:19AM Love She Comes In Colors from Da Capo (Elektra)

10:16AM Declaime Light from Fonk (SomeOthaShip Connect)

10:13AM The Delgados All You Need Is Hate from Hate (Mantra)

10:09AM Love Is All Make Out Fall Out from 9 Times That Same Song (What's Your Rupture)

10:05AM Heaven 17 This Is Mine from How Men Are (Virgin)

10:01AM Kings Go Forth Now We're Gone from The Outsiders Are Back (Luaka Bop)

9:57AM Minus The Bear Hold Me Down from Omni (Dangerbird)

9:54AM Nick Lowe The Club from At My Age (Yep Roc)

9:54AM Duke Thunder from Soca Hits of '87 (Sire)

9:44AM Wondermints So You Are A Star from Wondermints (Castle)

9:42AM The Grip Weeds She Don't Care About Time from Full Circle A Tribute To Gene Clark (Not Lame)

9:39AM The New Pornographers Silver Jenny Dollar from Together (Matador)

9:34AM Belle & Sebastian Expectations from Tigermilk (Matador)

9:30AM Jamie Lidell Completely Exposed from Compass (Warp)

9:25AM Christian Scott The Eraser from Yesterday You Said Tomorrow (Concord Jazz)

9:22AM The Microphones I Hope You Wish You'd Die from Other Songs & Destroyed Versions (K)

9:19AM Muddy Waters Walkin' Blues from The Anthology (MCA/Chess)

9:14AM The Sadies Tell Her What I Said from Darker Circles (Yep Roc)

9:08AM Bryan Ferry It's All Over Now, Baby Blue from Frantic (Virgin)

9:04AM Umberto End Creditis from From the Grave (Permanent)

9:01AM Kathy Greenholdt Prayer to Saint Therese from Lowly Violet (Self-released)

Saturday, May 15, 2010

May 15, 2010 CHIRP Radio Playlist

Our computer music database was down, so I had to go mostly off stuff from my collection. This made for an unintended '90s-centric show. I'm back next week at

11:56AM Midnight Oil Safety Chain Blues from Redneck Wonderland (Columbia)

11:52AM Cate Le Bon Eyes So Bright from Me Oh My (Control Group)

11:49AM Bruce Woolley and The Camera Club English Garden from English Garden (Epic)

11:46AM The Exterminators Declaration Of Independence '65 from The Quill Records Story The Best of Chicago Garage Bands (Collectables)

11:39AM The Fall Bury Pts. 1 + 3 from Your Future Our Clutter (Domino)

11:33AM The Dandy Warhols Every Day Should Be A Holiday from ...The Dandy Warhols Come Down (Capitol)

11:30AM Radar Eyes Miracle from Radar Eyes (Plustapes)

11:26AM Buzzcocks Autonomy from Another Music In A Different Kitchen (IRS)

11:21AM Tony Camilo's Bazuka Dynomite -- Part 1 from Bazuka (A & M)

11:17AM Sage Francis 16 Years from Li(f)e (Anti-)

11:11AM The Chemical Brothers Music: Response from Surrender (Astralwerks)

11:06AM Jason & The Scorchers Twang Town Blues from Halcyon Times (Courageous Chicken/NashVegas Flash)

11:03AM Woods Pick Up from At Echo Lake (Woodsist)

11:01AM Wipers Is This Real? from Is This Real? (Zeno)

10:57AM The Lemon Pipers Turn Around Take A Look from Green Tambourine (Buddah)

10:54AM Mantler Breaking Past the Day from Monody (Tomlab)

10:50AM Seafarer The Yeti from Hiding Places (Self-released)

10:44AM Super Furry Animals Hermann Loves Pauline from Radiator (Flydaddy)

10:42AM Tobacco Six Royal Vipers from Maniac Meat (Anticon)

10:38AM Nick Mason's Fictitious Sports Can't Get My Motor To Start from Nick Mason's Fictitious Sports (Columbia)

10:33AM Myracle Brah Good Day To The Night from Life On Planet Eartsnop (Not Lame)

10:28AM Fleetwood Mac Hypnotized from Mystery To Me (Warner Bros.)

10:25AM Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings Money from I Learned The Hard Way (Daptone)

10:22AM Pulsars Silicon Teens from Teenage Nites - E.P. (Sweet Pea)

10:17AM Ellen Allien Sun the Rain from Dust (Bpitch Control)

10:13AM Queens Of The Stone Age Into the Hollow from Era Vulgaris (Interscope)

10:08AM Blur Chemical World from Modern Life Is Rubbish (Food/SBK)

10:04AM Polar Bear Happy For You from Peepers (Leaf)

10:01AM Raphael Saadiq Let's Take A Walk from The Way I See It (Columbia)

9:58AM George Jones Revenooer Man from Rock It (Encore)

9:56AM Unnatural Helpers Every Record Straight Tonight from Cracked Love & Other Drugs (Hardly Art)

9:52AM Absinthe Blind The Dreamers Song from Rings (Mud)

9:49AM The Coctails Stray Horn from Long Sound (Carrot Top)

9:44AM Fountains Of Wayne Sick Day from Fountains Of Wayne (Tag/Atlantic)

9:41AM CoCoRosie Here I Come from Grey Oceans (Sub Pop)

9:36AM The United States Three Orange Carpet from Le Temps Du Tempo (Flat Earth)

9:34AM Michael Nesmith & The First National Band Listen To The Band from Loose Salute (RCA)

9:29AM Canasta Mountains of Molehills from The Fakeout, The Tease And The Breather (RWIM Chicago)

9:25AM Roky Erickson with Okkervil River God is Everywhere from Ture Love Cast Out All Evil (Anti-)

9:22AM Lena Horne We'll Be Together Again from A [Musical] Anthology (Capitol)

9:15AM The Blue Nile The Downtown Lights from Hats (A & M)

9:10AM Spanish Kitchen Flowers Of Theory from Closet Pop Freak (1996)

9:06AM Freelance Whales Starring from Weathervanes (Frenchkiss)

9:02AM Suggs I'm Only Sleeping from The Platinum Collection (Rhino)

Saturday, May 8, 2010

May 8, 2010 CHIRP Radio playlist

The first show in 13 days, and I really liked how everything fit together. Back on next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at

11:57AM Shimmer Kids Underpop Association Society Of Rockets from Bury My Heart At Makeout Point (Underpop )

11:53AM Trans Am Interstellar Drift from Thing (Thrill Jockey)

11:50AM Hot Chocolate Every 1's a Winner from Every 1's a Winner (Infinity)

11:45AM Burning Airlines A Song Without Words from Identikit (De Soto)

11:42AM Prefuse 73 Uprock and Invigorate from One Word Extinguisher (Warp)

11:38AM Dosh Number 41 from Tommy (Anticon.)

11:34AM The Studiofix Sleeping from Will Change Your Life (Avebury)

11:29AM Mulatu Astatke Boogaloo from Mulatu Steps Ahead (Strut)

11:25AM Tom Waits Everything Goes To Hell from Blood Money (Anti-)

11:20AM Shellac Dog And Pony Show from At Action Park (Touch & Go)

11:16AM The Sound Jeopardy from The BBC Recordings (Renascent)

11:12AM Panda Riot Streetlights You And Me from Far & Near (self-released)

11:08AM Death From Above 1979 Romantic Rights from You're a Woman, I'm a Machine (Gang/Vice)

11:06AM Man Or Astro-man? Maximum Radiation Level from Deluxe Men in Space EP (Touch & Go)

11:02AM The New Pornographers Your Hands (Together) from Together (Matador)

10:57AM The High Back Chairs Fuj from Curiosity And Relief (Dischord)

10:51AM Slade Darling Be Home Soon from Slade Alive! (Polydor)

10:48AM The Hold Steady Rock Problems from Heaven Is Whenever (Vagrant)

10:42AM Murder City Devils Rum To Whiskey from In Name And Blood (Sub Pop)

10:40AM The Mumps Rock & Roll This, Rock & Roll That from How I Saved The World (Sympathy For The Record Industry)

10:36AM Murs & 9th Wonder The Problem Is... from Fornever (SMC Recordings)

10:33AM Deerhoof Flower from Apple O' (Kill Rock Stars)

10:28AM Glenn Branca Lost Chords from The Ascension: The Sequel (Systems Neutralizers)

10:24AM China Crisis Animals in Jungles from Working with Fire and Steel (Virgin)

10:18AM Polar Bear Hope Every Day Is A Happy New Year from Peepers (Leaf)

10:17AM Bratmobile Cheap Trick Record from Ladies, Women and Girls (Lookout!)

10:14AM Nada Surf Whose Authority from Lucky (Barsuk)

10:07AM Urge Overkill The Candidate from The Supersonic Storybook (Touch & Go)

10:05AM The Equals Green Light from Black Skin Blue Eyed Boys (Sequel)

10:03AM Lazer Crystal Lipp Service from MCMLXXX (Thrill Jockey)

9:59AM Metric Calculation Theme from Old Underground World, Where Are You Now? (Everloving)

9:56AM Horse Feathers Starving Robins from Thistled Spring (Kill Rock Stars)

9:51AM Greg Osby Indiana from The Invisible Hand (Blue Note)

9:47AM Judee Sill The Lamb Ran Away With the Crown from Judee Sill (Elektra/Rhino)

9:44AM Stephen Malkmus The Hook from Stephen Malkmus (Matador)

9:41AM Matt Pond PA Sparrows from The Dark Leaves (Altitude)

9:36AM Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band I'm Bored from Gorilla (Liberty)

9:31AM Jonsi Sinking Friendships from Go (XL)

9:28AM Springhouse Mercedes Marxist from From Now To Ok (Independent Project Records)

9:22AM Architecture in Helsinki Fumble from Fingers Crossed (Bar/None)

9:18AM Liam Finn Energy Spent from I'll Be Lightning (Yep Roc)

9:15AM Sonoi Sherry Fall from Sonoi (Low Transit Industries)

9:09AM The Mynabirds Numbers Don't Lie from What We Lose in the Fire We Gain in the Flood (Saddle Creek)

9:06AM Billy Bragg & Wilco Hoodoo Voodoo from Mermaid Avenue (Elektra)

9:03AM Adam And The Ants Los Rancheros from Kings Of The Wild Frontier (Epic)