Saturday, September 18, 2010

September 18, 2010 CHIRP Radio Playlist

A pretty diverse show, methinks. I'm off next week, back on October 2, 9AM to Noon, Central Time, at

11:56AM Cut Copy Autobahn Music Box from Bright Like Neon Love (Modular)

11:53AM The Screaming Tribesmen Ice from Do The Pop! The Australian Garage-Rock Sound 1976-87 (Shock)

11:51AM Lazerbeak Wild Life from Legend Recognize Legend (Doomtree)

11:43AM Plastic Crimewave Sound Lemos from Boombox Explosions (Galactic Zoo)

11:40AM Turrks Spigot Bigot from Bisbee (Deleted Art)

11:37AM Creedence Clearwater Revival Cross-Tie Walker from Green River (Fantasy)

11:32AM Wild Beasts All The King's Men from Two Dancers (Domino)

11:28AM Tweeds I Need That Record from Yellow Pills: Prefill (Numero Group)

11:26AM Superchunk Slow Drip from Majesty Shredding (Merge)

11:22AM The Like Walk Of Shame from Release Me (Geffen/Downtown)

11:17AM Of Montreal Girl Named Hello from False Priest (Polyvinyl)

11:14AM The Clash Ivan Meets G.I. Joe from Sandinista! (Epic)

11:09AM DJ Shadow High Noon from Preemptive Strike (Mo' Wax)

11:06AM Rabble Rabble $300 Hoodie from Bangover (Commune)

11:02AM Nada Surf Enjoy the Silence from If I Had A Hi-Fi (Mardev)

11:00AM Bowlegs Miller What Do You Mean from Hi Times The Hi Records R & B Years (The Right Stuff/Hi)

10:56AM Headlights Cherry Tulips from Some Racing, Some Stopping (Polyvinyl)

10:54AM Reds and Blue Frozen White from Son of the Stars (Addenda)

10:53AM Interpol Lights from Interpol (Matador)

10:43AM Nick Gilder (You Really) Rock Me from Frequency (Chrysalis)

10:41AM Kid Static Speak The Facts from CHIRP + Coach House Sounds Live Session (Self-released)

10:36AM Jack O'Fire No Love Lost from The Destruction of Squaresville (Estrus)

10:32AM M83 Up! from Saturdays+Youth (Mute)

10:27AM Blonde Redhead Penny Sparkle from Penny Sparkle (4AD)

10:20AM King Sunny Ade Adena Ike from The Best Of The Classic Years (Shanachie)

10:17AM Elf Power Goldmine In The Sun from Elf Power (Orange Twin)

10:15AM The Waco Brothers Plenty Tough - Union Made from ...To The Last Dead Cowboy (Bloodshot)

10:09AM The Rosebuds Cemetary Lawns from Night of the Furies (Merge)

10:06AM The Vaselines Overweight But Over You from Sex With An X (Sub Pop)

10:02AM Classic Ruins Geraldine I Need Money (More Than I Need You) from Lassie Eats Chickens (Throbbing Lobster)

10:00AM Doc Watson Rambling Hobo from Songs From Home (Capitol)

9:56AM Boduf Songs I Have Decided to Pass Through Matter from This Alone Above All Else In Spite Of Everything (Kranky)

9:53AM Sebadoh Melting Wall (Holy Picture) from Gimme Indie Rock! (Homestead)

9:47AM Osvaldo Golijov Balada from Ainadamar (Deustche Grammophon)

9:43AM Robyn In My Eyes from Body Talk, Pt. 3 (Konichwa)

9:39AM Dhuo Walkin' from Walkin' 12" (Sire)

9:34AM The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir Then And Not A Moment Before from Scotland Yard Gospel Choir (Bloodshot)

9:31AM The Possibilities Invisible from Way Out (Parasol)

9:28AM Azure Ray In The Fog from Drawing Down The Moon (Saddle Creek)

9:22AM Wilson Pickett Hey Jude from The Definitive Collection (Atlantic)

9:18AM Kemialliset Ystavat Palava Puolokka from Ullakkopalo (Fonal)

9:14AM Kirsty MacColl Last Day Of Summer from Titanic Days (IRS)

9:09AM Smog The Morning Paper from Red Apple Falls (Drag City)

9:06AM Gold Motel Perfect In My Mind from Summer House (Good As Gold)

9:03AM The Rutles Let's Be Natural from The Rutles (Rhino)

Saturday, September 11, 2010

September 11, 2010 CHIRP Radio Playlist

Today's the day after my birthday, and I devoted the show to a lot of my biggest faves. I'll be back next week with more great music, 9AM to Noon (CDT) at

11:59AM The Features Temporary Blues from Some Kind Of Salvation (Self-released)

11:56AM The Thermals I Don't Believe You from Personal Life (Kill Rock Stars)

11:52AM Shudder To Think Hit Liquor from Pony Express Record (Epic)

11:46AM Cockeyed Ghost Ginna Ling from Ludlow 6:18 (Karma Frog)

11:43AM Off Broadway Stay In Time from On (Atlantic)

11:42AM The Suburbs Cows from In Combo (Beejtar)

11:38AM Teebs Wind Loop from Proximity One: Narrative of a City (Proximal)

11:33AM Ted Leo/Pharmacists I'm A Ghost from Hearts Of Oak (Lookout!)

11:29AM Chief The Minute I Saw It from Modern Rituals (Domino)

11:26AM Didjits Dad from Hey Judester (Touch and Go)

11:22AM Frisbie The Main Complaint from New Debut (Appendix)

11:18AM Queens Of The Stone Age How To Handle A Rope from Queens Of The Stone Age (Loosegroove)

11:14AM De La Soul Potholes In My Lawn from 3 Feet High And Rising (Tommy Boy)

11:12AM Matthew Dear Soil to Seed from Black City (Ghostly International)

11:08AM Reporter The Moon from Time Incredible (Holocene)

11:05AM XTC You're The Wish You Are I Had from The Big Express (Geffen)

11:03AM Melony Let's Make A Rainbow from Satisfiction (Geffen)

11:00AM The Twelve Caesars You're My Favourite from Youth Is Wasted On The Young (Minty Fresh)

10:57AM Bo Diddley Love Is Strange from I'm A Man: The Chess Masters 1955-58 (Hip-O Select)

10:52AM Think Tree Hire A Bird from Eight/Thirteen (SineAppleSap)

10:49AM Eels I'm A Hummingbird from Tomorrow Morning (e Works)

10:45AM Sparks Eaten By The Monster Of Love from Angst In My Pants (Oglio)

10:41AM Blue Sky Black Death Absentee from Third Party (Fake Four Inc.)

10:39AM The Who I Need You from A Quick One (MCA)

10:34AM Pere Ubu Ice Cream Truck from Cloudland (Mercury)

10:31AM Candy Claws Silent Time of Earth from Hidden Lands (twosyllable)

10:27AM K-os B-Boy Stance from Joyful Rebellion (Virgin/Astralwerks)

10:23AM Austin Roberts Ricky Ticky Ta Ta Ta from Bubblegum Classics Volume 3 (Varese Sarabande)

10:20AM The Shazam Rockin' And Rollin' (With My) Rock 'n' Roll Rock 'n' Roller from Tomorrow The World (Not Lame)

10:17AM The Walkmen Angela Surf City from Lisbon (Fat Possum)

10:12AM Unicycle Loves You Quagga from Mirror, Mirror (High Wheel)

10:08AM Cheap Trick I Want Be Man from One On One (Epic)

10:02AM Sweet It's It's...The Sweet Mix from It's It's...The Sweet Mix 12" (Anagram)

9:58AM Material Issue Bus Stop from Sing Hollies In Reverse (Eggbert)

9:55AM Jenny and Johnny Animal from I'm Having Fun Now (Warner Bros.)

9:52AM Dexy's Midnight Runners Celtic Soul Brothers from Too-Rye-Ay (Mercury)

9:50AM Chris Hickey Soul Asylum from Release (Self-released)

9:45AM The Sneetches A Good Thing from Blow Out The Sun (Spin Art)

9:42AM Office Not Her Style from Q & A (Self-released)

9:39AM Buck Owens Who's Gonna Mow Your Grass from The Buck Owens Collection (Rhino)

9:37AM Grass Widow 11 Of Diamonds from Past Time (Kill Rock Stars)

9:32AM The Philadelphia Story If You Lived Here, You'd Be Home Now from In Perfect Harmony ~ Sweet Soul Groups 1968-77 (Kent)

9:28AM Gold Motel Summer House from Summer House (Good As Gold)

9:26AM A House More Endless Art from Endless Art 12" (Sentata)

9:20AM Split Enz My Mistake from Dizrhythmia (Warner Music Australia)

9:15AM The Hold Steady Lord, I'm Discouraged from Stay Positive (Vagrant)

9:13AM Buke & Gass Medulla Oblongata from Riposte (Brassland)

9:08AM Dreamend Repent from So I Ate Myself, Bite By Bite (Graveface)

9:05AM The Zombies Beechwood Park from Odessey And Oracle (Big Beat)

9:01AM Los Fabulosos Cadillacs con Debbie Harry Strawberry Fields Forever from Rey Azucar (Sony Discos)

Saturday, September 4, 2010

September 4, 2010 CHIRP Radio Playlist

A great crisp fall-like day was inspirational. I'll be back with my day-after-my-birthday show, emphasizing a bunch of my all-time faves. That's next Saturday, 9AM to Noon (CDT) on

11:58AM Gang Of Four I Found That Essence Rare from Entertainment! (EMI)

11:55AM Boom Bip Roads Must Roll from Seed To Sun (Warp)

11:49AM The Poison Arrows Parting Gifts from Newfound Resolutions (File 13)

11:44AM Islands Where There's a Will There's a Whalebone from Return to the Sea (Equator)

11:40AM Gus Gus Ladyshave from (This Is Normal (4AD/Warner Brothers)

11:38AM Best Coast When I'm With You from Crazy For You (Mexican Summer)

11:33AM DJ Muggs vs. Ill Bill Illuminati 666 from Kill Devil Hills (Fat Beats)

11:29AM Japandroids Rockers East Vancouver from Post-Nothing (Polyvinyl)

11:26AM Tommy Keene My Mother Looked Like Marilyn Monroe from Songs From The Film (Geffen)

11:20AM The Angels Comin' Down from Face To Face (Albert Productions)

11:16AM Ufomammut Eve Pt. IV from Eve (SupernaturalCat)

11:14AM Nerves Red Night from New Animal (Thrill Jockey)

11:08AM Cornelius New Music Machine from Fantasma (Matador)

11:05AM The Black Angels Entrance Song from Phosphene Dream (Blue Horizon)

11:00AM Tina Turner Whole Lotta Love from Funkier Than A Mosquito's Tweeter (EMI)

10:55AM Deerhunter Cryptograms from Cryptograms (Kranky)

10:53AM Film School Distant Life from Fission (Hi-Speed Soul)

10:49AM R.E.M. Harborcoat from Reckoning (Deluxe Edition) (IRS)

10:44AM DOOM Supervillainz from Born Like This (Lex)

10:40AM Wildbirds & Peacedrums The Well from Rivers (The Control Group)

10:37AM The Searchers Popcorn Double Feature from The Pye Anthology 1963-1967 (Castle/Sequel)

10:33AM Robbie Fulks Goodbye Cruel Girl from Georgia Hard (Yep Roc)

10:29AM Hudson Brothers Dolly Day from Totally Out Of Control (Rocket)

10:25AM The Arcade Fire Ready To Start from The Suburbs (Merge)

10:20AM AC Newman The Palace At 4 am from Get Guilty (Matador)

10:18AM Swiss Dots Great Communicator from Glaciers (Vinahyde)

10:13AM The Morells Big Guitar from Shake And Push (ESD)

10:09AM Catfish Haven Full Speed from Devastator (Secretly Canadian)

10:05AM David Byrne Like Humans Do from Look Into The Eyeball (Virgin)

10:02AM Lloyd Miller & The Heliocentrics Modality from Lloyd Miller & The Heliocentrics (Strut)

9:57AM California Wives Twenty Three from Affair EP (Self-released)

9:55AM Comet Gain If You Ever Walk Out My Life from Broken Record Prayers (What's Your Rupture)

9:50AM Neil Young Misfits from Old Ways (Geffen)

9:46AM Cotton Mather My Before And After from Kontiki (Copper)

9:42AM Aphex Twin To Cure A Weakling Child from Richard D. James Album (Warp)

9:38AM Sufjan Stevens Enchanting Ghost from All Delighted People EP (Asthmatic Kitty)

9:34AM Kelly Stoltz The Birmingham Eccentric from Circular Sounds (Sub Pop)

9:31AM Magic Kids Skateland from Memphis (True Panther Sounds)

9:27AM Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Strings No Matter What from Renegades (Delmark)

9:23AM Billie Davis Whatcha Gonna Do? from Whatcha Gonna Do? Singles, rarities and unreleased 1963-1966 (RPM)

9:19AM Sebastian Blanck Don't Let The Darkness Gather me from Alibi Coast (Rare Book Room)

9:16AM The National 90-Mile Water Wall from Sad Songs For Dirty Lovers (Brassland)

9:11AM Blue Giant Gone For Good from Blue Giant (Vanguard)

9:09AM The Persuasions Loves Me Like A Rock from Comin' At Ya (Flying Fish)

9:03AM Petra Haden Rael from Petra Haden Sings: The Who Sell Out (Bar None)