XPN Playlist 8.28.11

While everyone was marveling at the lameness that “Hurricane” Irene turned out to be, I was on the air at XPN for a good long time. Here’s what I played to keep myself from going delirious spending six hours in the studio. Alone.

11am
The Smithereens – A Girl Like You – 11
The War On Drugs – Baby Missiles – Slave Ambient
SuperHeavy – Miracle Worker – SuperHeavy
The B-52’s – Summer Of Love – Bouncing Off The Satellites
Fitz & The Tantrums – MoneyGrabber – Pickin’ Up the Pieces
Washed Out – Eyes Be Closed – Within And Without
Roxy Music – Avalon – Avalon
Pixies – Here Comes Your Man – Doolittle
Old 97’s – Every Night Is Friday Night (Without You) – Live At The World Café 20th Anniversary Edition
Donovan – Season Of The Witch – Sunshine Superman
Death Cab For Cutie – You Are A Tourist – Codes and Keys
The New Pornographers – Moves – Together
My Morning Jacket – The Day Is Coming – Circuital

12pm
Cee Lo Green – Forget You – The Lady Killer
Duffy – Mercy – Rockferry
Depeche Mode – Personal Jesus – Violator
The Civil Wars – Poison & Wine – Barton Hollow
Coldplay – Every Teardrop Is A Waterfall – MYLO XYLOTO
Jimi Hendrix – Manic Depression – Are You Experienced?
Raphael Saadiq – Heart Attack – Stone Rollin’
Dawes – Time Spent In Los Angeles – Nothing Is Wrong
The Beatles – Can’t Buy Me Love – A Hard Day’s Night
Bon Iver – Holocene – Bon Iver, Bon Iver
Dido – Hunter – No Angel
Nick Lowe – Checkout Time – The Old Magic
LCD Soundsystem – Losing My Edge – LCD Soundsystem

1pm
The Human Beinz – Nobody But Me – Nuggets
Wilco – I Might – The Whole Love
Ian Dury & The Blockheads – Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll – Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll: The Best Of Ian Dury & The Blockheads
Robbie Robertson – Fear Of Falling – How To Become Clairvoyant
Okkervil River – Plus Ones – The Stage Names
The Pretenders – Tattooed Love Boys – Pretenders
Snow Patrol – Called Out In The Dark – Fallen Empires
Ryan Adams – Lucky Now – Ashes & Fire
Rickie Lee Jones – Chuck E’s In Love – Rickie Lee Jones
Foster The People – Houdini – Torches
Cake – Short Skirt/Long Jacket – Comfort Eagle
Paul Simon – So Beautiful or So What – So Beautiful or So What
Feist – How Come You Never Go There – Metals
Mayer Hawthorne – The Walk – How Do You Do

2pm
Soggy Bottom Boys – I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow – O Brother Where Art Thou Soundtrack
Jukebox The Ghost – Empire – Everything Under The Sun
The Carpenters – Superstar – Carpenters
Grateful Dead – Terrapin Station – Terrapin Station
The English Beat – Tears Of A Clown – I Just Can’t Stop It
Citizen Cope – Son’s Gonna Rise – The Clarence Greenwood Recordings
Patti Smith – Frederick – Wave
Bombay Bicycle Club – Shuffle – A Different Kind Of Fix
Black Kids – I’m Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance With You – Partie Traumatic
Electric Light Orchestra – Telephone Line – A New World Record
Tom Waits – Bad As Me – Bad As Me
Gene Pitney – Town Without Pity – 18 All-Time Greatest Hits

3pm
The White Stripes – Seven Nation Army – Elephant
The Velvet Underground – I’m Waiting For The Man – The Velvet Underground & Nico
The Left Banke – Walk Away Renee – Walk Away Renee / Pretty Ballerina
Belle & Sebastian – If She Wants Me – Dear Catastrophe Waitress
Wild Flag – Romance – Wild Flag
The Clash – Rudie Can’t Fail – London Calling
Primal Scream – Movin’ On Up – Screamadelica
Adele – Rumor Has It – 21
Francis Dunnery – Wounding And Healing – Man
Miike Snow – Animal – Miike Snow
10cc – Rubber Bullets – 10cc
Imelda May – Mayhem – Mayhem
Diego Garcia – You Were Never There – Laura
The Kinks – Come Dancing – State Of Confusion

4pm
Graham Parker – Don’t Ask Me Questions – Howlin’ Wind
Junior Murvin – Police And Thieves – Police And Thieves
Chuck Berry – The Promised Land – Reelin’ & Rockin’
Eleanor Friedberger – My Mistakes – Last Summer
Cults – Abducted – Cults
Vampire Weekend – Cousins – Contra
Lucinda Williams – Car Wheels On A Gravel Road – Car Wheels On A Gravel Road
The Police – Can’t Stand Losing You – Outlandos d’Amour
Lykke Li – Little Bit – Youth Novels
Gorillaz – Stylo – Plastic Beach
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – Same Mistake – Hysterical
Rufus Wainwright – Going To A Town – Release The Stars
Frank & Nancy Sinatra – Somethin’ Stupid – The World We Knew
The Asteroids Galaxy Tour – The Golden Age – Fruit

Join me every Sunday on XPN (though not usually for this long) and every Friday on XPN2!

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~ by E. on August 29, 2011.

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