Thursday, October 25, 2007

monsters get slain oct 25, 2007

as usual, 6-7pm. we'll be doing a special 50th anniversary WRPI program next week so i won't be here.

blonde redhead : in particular

octopus project : truck
islands : if
tilly and the wall : a perfect fit
mates of state : la'hov
herman dune : i'd rather walk than run
the mountain goats : love love love
evan greer : blue virginia day
iron & wine : bird stealing bread
paul baribeau : when you go back to college
benton falls : tell him
murder by death : killbot 2000
pedro the lion : rapture
modest mouse : bankrupt on selling
built to spill : made up dreams
appleseed cast : fight song
minus the bear : drop it like it's hot

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Ambient Signal 10/24/07

WRPI 91.5fm! for webcast

Ambulette - If you go away

Swords- Family Photographs

Radiohead- Reckoners

Mum- Blessed Brambles

Ester Drang- I don't want to live (in a world of infinite keys)

Margot & the Nuclear So and So's- Vampires in blue dresses

Midlake- Branches

A Northern Chorus- This open heart

Octopus project- Mmaj

Sunset Rubdown- For the pier (and the dead shimmering)

Animal Collective- Peacebone

Georgie James- Longweek

Stars- Ghosts of genova heights

Morning Recordings- Songs from a hotel bar

Broken Social Scene- Bodhi sappy weekend

Post harbor- Langley

Efterklang- Mirador

Postscripts- The Story never ends

Emily Haines and the soft skeleton- Our Hell

The Velvet Teen- Death

Hammock- Raising your voice...trying to stop an echo...

pinkie swear

yay! I'm back. Tune in next week for a show on songs in commercials. Leave a comment if you know of any good ones!

artist - song
ms. john soda - a million times
lali puna - small things
casiotone for the painfully alone - i love creedence
the appleseed cast - february
65daysofstatic - mean low water
minus the bear - drilling
css - alala
daft punk - da funk
justice - valentine
misha - losing
Edit - battling go go
M.I.A. - Boyz
islands - don't call me whitney, bobby
calvin harris - colours
daedelus - bonjour
carl craig - landcruising
jdh & dave p - The Rapture - The sound
junior senior - shake your coconuts
covox - computer love
project jenny, project jan - low
copy - this is promotional
theivery corporation feat. david byrne - the hearts a lonely hunter
matthew dear - tide
moby and ocar the punk - god bless the child (remix)
the streets - it's too late
take - slouched over rmx
mates of state - parachutes (funeral song)
modest mouse - never ending math equation
portishead - sour times
xiu xiu - fast car

*being updated throughout the show*

Gold Sounds 10/24/07 - The 'Lots of new music and a sore throat' edition

Hello! I'm not feeling my best today but hey, whatever. So Many Dynamos were awesome on Friday night at GZ (though nothing compared to the CMJ experience, I'm sure). Played a lot of new music today (see: title). Playlist below with new songs in orange (I really need to stick to a color scheme).

Los Campesinos! "We Throw Parties, You Throw Knives"
Tokyo Police Club "Nature of the Experiment"
Canadians "Summer Teenage Girl"

Sea Wolf "Black Dirt"
Cat Power "Could We"
Benjamin Gibbard "Indian Summer"

Built to Spill "Sidewalk"
Broken Social Scene "Swimmers"
Jimmy Eat World "Big Casino"

Reykjavik! "Flybus"
Maritime "Pearl"
We Versus the Shark "(After)life Things"

Conceptual Rock Block (Everyone is a member of Broken Social Scene)
Stars "Your Ex-Lover Is Dead"
Do Make Say Think "The Universe!"
Broken Social Scene Featuring Kevin Drew "Bodhi Sappy Weekend"

The Forms "Alpha"
Fourth of July "Purple Heart"
Dri "What's Real"

Shipwreck "Black Moon"
Spoon "Eddie's Ragga"
The Future Kings of Nowhere "I'm Still Waiting"

Pavement "Shady Lane"
Ice Palace "Dead End Version"
The Glad Version "Ambulance"

Japanther "Vagabond"
This Bike Is a Pipe Bomb "The Argument"
Archers of Loaf "Greatest of All Time"

Sunset Rubdown "For the Pier (and Dead Shimmering)"
Tarkio "Devil's Elbow"
The Decemberists "Song for Myla Goldberg"

Peace, yo. Listen to Wednesday Night Live whilst watching the Red Sox beat the Rockies.

Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Dan Deacon!

Dan Deacon is now one of the most popular musicians around. He used to play this small underground venue in Troy about once a year but now is playing huge sold out shows. It's unbelievable. This is a well done interview with him by XLR8R magazine.

Check it!