Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Gold Sounds 4/22/09: Love?!

Themes/rock blocks are spontaneous! New music in red, requests in blue

Great Northern "Houses"
Metric "Stadium Love"
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart "Young Adult Friction"

Everyday Visuals "Daydream Ghosts"
Other Girls "The Facility"
The Thermals "Now We Can See"

Built by Snow "All the Weird Kids Know"
White Rabbits "They Done Wrong/We Done Wrong"
The Brian Jonestown Massacre "God Is My Girlfriend"

Woods "The Number"
Coconut Records "Any Fun"
Rob Crow "Over Your Heart"/"Up"/"Chucked"

Conceptual Rock Block - I love you, I'm either in space or from the future
Failure "Stuck on You"
Grandaddy "Hewlett's Daughter"
Hum "Little Dipper"

Conceptual Rock Block - Kissing and telling
Telekinesis "Awkward Kisser"
Jessica Lea Mayfield "Kiss Me Again"
The Wrens "She Sends Kisses" (Possibly TMI: "A sophomore at Brown/She worked lost-and-found/I put your face on her all year")
Grizzly Bear "He Hit Me (It Felt Like a Kiss)" (The Crystals cover)

Conceptual Rock Block - Cross-Generational (or not) call and response
Neil Young "A Man Needs a Maid"
Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton "The Maid Needs a Maid"
(I really wanted to play "She Kissed Me (It Felt Like a Hit)" by Spiritualized but it's nowhere near radio-friendly. You win some and you lose some I guess)
Death Cab for Cutie "Title Track" (Call response overturns conviction every time)

Rest-of-show Rock Block: Love, relationships, etc.
The Dismemberment Plan "The Face of the Earth"
Sunny Day Real Estate "Song About an Angel"
The Decemberists "The Engine Driver"

Los Campesinos! "It's Never that Easy Though, Is It? (Song For the Other Kurt)" (He's gonna get drunk and call you at four in the morning!)
Fourth of July "Purple Heart"
Lykke Li "Breaking it Up"

Ponies in the Surf "Ventricle"
Dntel "(This Is) The Dream of Evan and Chan"
The J. Geils Band "Love Stinks"

Cursive "The Radiator Hums"
The Black Keys "All You Ever Wanted"
Nick Drake "Which Will"
Animal Collective "Fireworks" (you're only what I see sometimes)

Okkervil River "A Girl in Port"
The Postal Service "Against All Odds"

Piebald "Grace Kelly With Wings"/"Rules For Mules"

Back next week, of course!

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