Thursday, September 23, 2010

Episode 314

Songs To Learn And Sing - Episode 314

Shellac - The Bird is the Most Popular Finger 7'' (Drag City, 1994)

This show featured The Admiral, a track by Shellac, taken from their 1994 Drag City 7'', The Bird is the Most Popular Finger. This is an instrumental version of the track which appears on the band's first album, At Action Park. The b-side is XVI, which is early working of the At Action Park track Pull the Cup. This is a really beautiful 7'' sleeve, the back features a line drawing of the band's loft rehersal space with a number allocated to each item. A black and white photograph of the same loft space then slots in over the line drawing. The 7'' came accompanied by an insert with a number key.  


Episode 314 - 16/09/2010

The Rolling Stones - Gimme Shelter
The Dirty Three - Last Horse On the Sand
James Murphy - People
The Black Heart Procession - It's A Crime I Never Told You About The Diamonds In Your Eyes
Blitzen Trapper - Below the Hurricane
Laetitia Sadier - One Million Year Trip
Jaill - Demon
Girls Names - Don't Let Me In
The Godfathers - She Gives Me Love
Dum Dum Girls - Stiff Little FIngers
The xx - Shelter (Tiga Remix)
Zola Jesus - Stridulum
Active Child - She Was A Vision
Ladytron - Seventeen
Michael Rother - Sonnenrad
Arc of Doves - Arabesque
Man or Astro-man - The Miracle of Genuine Pyrex
It Hugs Back - Other Cars Go
Ane Brun - The Fall
Shearwater - Black Eyes
La Dusseldorf - Rheinita
Black Box Recorder - Uptown Top Ranking
South San Gabriel - All Night Long
Shellac - The Admiral
Daniel Johnston and Beam Orchestra - True Love Will Find You In the End

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