Archive for January, 2008

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Mystery Mix Monday

January 21, 2008

MYSTERY MIX, VOL. 28

Here’s last week’s playlist:

Vol. 27

1. The Mountain Goats – Heretic Pride
2. Sloan – I Can’t Sleep
3. Supergrass – 345
4. Whalebones – Blood Bank
5. Drive-by Truckers – Two Daughters and A Beautiful Wife
6. Centro-matic – Atlanta
7. The Magnetic Fields – The Nun’s Litany
8. Marah – Angels of Destruction!
9. Slobberbone – I Can Tell Your Love Is Waning

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Uncle Tupelo – Atomic Power

January 18, 2008

Here’s some footage of Uncle Tupelo’s second-to-last show, at Mississippi Nights:

Uncle Tupelo – “Atomic Power”

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Jon Hardy & The Public and Jumbling Towers at Off Broadway

January 17, 2008

Be sure to head out to Off Broadway this Saturday, January 19th, to see Jon Hardy & The Public and Jumbling Towers for a solid night of music from two great St. Louis bands. Each band put put a great CD last year, and both are great live. Christian Schaeffer of The Riverfront Times recently interviewed Jon Hardy; it’s a good read and you can check it out here.

MP3: Jon Hardy & The Public – Love Gone Wrong
MP3: Jon Hardy & The Public – Cassius Clay
MP3: Jon Hardy & The Public – I Will
MP3: Jumbling Towers – He’s A Cop Now

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Hum at the Galaxy Club

January 15, 2008

“Wait”, you say, “Hum is no longer together and the Galaxy is no longer open…”

That is the wonder of the Internets, though; I can guide you to this Hum show at the old Galaxy Club on December 29, 2000. I was this close to going to the show. But I didn’t. Hrmph.

Here’s a little sample:
MP3: Hum – Stars (live at the Galaxy Club)

Here’s the setlist:

Disc 1
1. Winder
2. The Pod
3. Ms. Lazarus
4. Green to Me
5. Suicide Machine
6. Iron Clad Lou
7. Afternoon With the Axolotls (abandoned)
8. Afternoon With the Axolotls
9. Inklings
10. Stars
11. Why I Like The Robins
12. Comin’ Home
13. I Hate It Too

Disc 2
1. Shovel
2. I’d Like Your Hair Long

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Mystery Mix Monday

January 14, 2008

MYSTERY MIX, VOL. 27

Here’s last week’s playlist:

Vol. 26

1. Oxford Collapse – Lady Lawyers
2. Panda Bear – Comfy in Nautica
3. Bright Eyes – Hot Knives
4. BOAT – (I’m A) Donkey For Your Love
5. Windmill – Tokyo Moon
6. Hot Chip – Ready For The Floor
7. The E.L.F. – Cockroaches
8. Los Campesinos! – You! Me! Dancing!

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Dresden Dolls at The Pageant

January 13, 2008

In case you couldn’t make it to the Dresden Dools’ recent performance at The Pageant, here is an entire recording of the set.

Here’s the setlist:

1. In the Flesh (Pink Floyd cover)
2. Girl Anachronism
3. Missed Me
4. Sex Changes
5. Ultima Esperanza
6. Glass Slipper
7. The Gardener
8. Golden Age (Beck cover)
9. Fight for Your Right to Party (Beastie Boys cover)
10. Coin Operated Boy
11. Sorry Bunch
12. Mandy Goes To Med School
13. Astronaut
14. Mein Herr
15. Gravity

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Xiu Xiu for You You at the Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center

January 11, 2008

Xiu Xiu is playing at the Lemp Neighborhood Arts Center on March 31st. The band is releasing its sixth album, Women As Lovers on January 29th.

MP3: Xiu Xiu – I Do What I Want When I Want
MP3: Xiu Xiu – Under Pressure (Queen and David Bowie)