Tuesday, February 3, 2009

January 30, 2008 (Playlist)

January 30, 2008 (Playlist):
"Our Thirteenth Show: Never Mind the Mainstream Returns!"

Death Cab For Cutie – The New Year
Blur – Song 2
The Killers – Spaceman
The Thermals – An Ear For Baby
Sonic Youth – Rain On Tin
The Hold Steady – Stuck Between Stations
Lily Allen – The Fear (Edit)
The B.P.A. (Feat. David Byrne & Dizzy Rascal) – Toe Jam (Edit)
team9 vs. Stereogum – Lockdown Shelter (Kanye West Vs. The Rolling Stones)
Dead Man’s Bones – In The Room Where You Sleep

The Replacements – Perfectly Lethal
Pavement – Gold Soundz
CSS – Cannonball (The Breeders Cover)
The Pixies – Holiday Song
Streetlight Manifesto – Somewhere In The Between
Delta Spirit – Trashcan
The Only Ones – Another Girl, Another Planet
The National – All The Wine
R.E.M. – We Walk (Live)
The Clash – Clampdown

*Background music consisted of various songs from: Afrika Bambaata, Bloc Party, Brian Eno, D.N.A., Gorillaz, Herbie Hancock, & others.

What an epic return! Thanks to EVERYONE who tuned in/called us/IMed us/had us in their thoughts. Running a show is always a little rusty after about a month or so out of the studio, but The Natch and I pulled off a pretty decent program and we hope you all enjoyed what we had for you! We dropped new tunes from The Killers, Lily Allen, The B.P.A. (Feat. David Byrne & Dizzy Rascal), & Dead Man’s Bones. We also spun a mash-up (Kanye West's "Love Lockdown" Vs. The Rolling Stones' "Gimme Shelter"), an album outtake (The Replacements), and an early live recording (R.E.M.)! And if that wasn't enough to make you go nuts, we also played a sick cover (CSS doing "Cannonball"? What?) and a range of classic and modern tunes from some of the best players in the game. Next Friday is our second show of the semester and we're bringing the rock, so stay tuned to NMtM only on Kutztown University Radio!

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