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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/25/16

  1. Psychic TV / PTV3: Jump Into The Fire – Alienist (Dais, 2016)
  2. Angelica Garcia: Little Bird – Medicine for Birds (Warner Bros, 2016)
  3. Cheap Trick: Roll Me – Bang, Zoom, Crazy… Hello (Big Machine, 2016)
  4. Bobby Rush: Me, Myself and I (ft. Joe Bonamassa) – Porcupine Meat (Rounder, 2016)
  5. Michael Kiwanuka: Cold Little Heart – Love & Hate (Polydor, 2016)
  6. Ralph Samuelson: Three Songs from Shide – The Universal Flute (Innova, 2016)
  7. Lawrence Axelrod: Night Of Stars – The Heart Revived (Innova, 2016)
  8. La Femme: Septembre – Mystère (Born Bad, 2016)
  9. Laurie Spiegel: Appalachian Grove 1 – The Expanding Universe (Unseen Worlds, 2012)
  10. Harry Nilsson: Goin’ Down – Knnillssonn (RCA Victor, 1977)
  11. Bishop Briggs: River – single (Teleport/Island, 2016)
  12. Happy Straps: Live in Paradise – Ende Vom Lied – East German Underground Sound 1979-1990 (Play Loud!, 2016)
  13. Rhythm Devils: Kurtz – The Apocalypse Now Sessions (Smithsonian Folkways, 2011)
  14. The Carnabys: Elizabeth – Too Much, Never Enough (Four Horsemen, 2016)
  15. Dickie Landry: Ghosties – Solo (Way Down In Louisiana, 1977)
  16. Trombone Shorty: Dumaine St. – For True (Verve Forecast, 2011)
  17. Leonard Cohen: You Want It Darker – You Want It Darker (Sony, Oct 2016)
  18. Weird Dreams: Heaven’s Hounds – Luxury Alone (Tough Love, 2016)
  19. Lake Street Dive: I Want You Back – Fun Machine (Signature Sound, 2013)
  20. Dinowalrus: Final Wave – Fairweather (Personal Projects, 2016)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/18/16

  1. Nancy Tucker: That Spanish Thing – Imaginational Anthem, Vol. 8: The Private Press (Tomkins Square, 2016)
  2. The Beatles: Baby’s In Black – Live at the Hollywood Bowl (Apple, 2016)
  3. Memphis Ukulele Band: Take Me Home Country Roads – Memphis Ukulele Band (Blue Barrel, 2016)
  4. Daughter: How – Not to Disappear (Glassnote, 2016)
  5. Ian Hunter: That’s When Trouble Starts – Fingers Crossed (Proper, 2016)
  6. Richard Barone: The Road I’m On (Gloria) (feat. Dion) – Sorrows & Promises: Greenwich Village in the ’60s (RBM Special Editions, 2016)
  7. Gary Frenay: Forgot How Good Love Feels – File Under Pop Vocal (Northside, 2015)
  8. Duffy: Mercy (remix, feat. The Game) – single (Polydor, 2007)
  9. The Binary Cumbia Orchestra: La Inconformable – Golazo (tbco.bandcamp.com, 2011)
  10. Moddi: Strange Fruit – Unsongs (Propeller, 2016)
  11. Dean Blunt: Mersh – Black Metal (Rough Trade, 2014)
  12. Rachael Yamagata: Nobody – Tightrope Walker (Frankenfish, 2016)
  13. Noura Mint Seymali: Soub Hanak – Arbina (Glitterbeat, 2016)
  14. Spacemen 3: Big City (remix) – A Bugged Mix by Erol Alkan (Resist, 2005)
  15. Mamadou Barry & Afro Groove Gang: Moussou Kelen – Tankadi (Label Bleu, 2016)
  16. Tedeschi Trucks Band: Anyhow – Let Me Get By (Fantasy, 2016)
  17. The Jam: Down in the Tube Station at Midnight – All Mod Cons (Polydor, 1978)
  18. Angkanang Kunchat: Kid Hod Chu – The Sound of Siam Volume 2 – Molam & Luk Thung from North-East Thailand 1972–1982 (Sound Way, 2014)
  19. The Avett Brothers: Denouncing November Blue – Four Thieves Gone (Ramseur, 2006)
  20. The Dahlmanns: Do You Want Crying – single (Pop Detective, 2016)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/11/16

  1. Ian Hunter: Dandy – Fingers Crossed (Proper, 2016)
  2. Agnes Obel: Golden Green – Citizen of Glass (PIAS America, 2016)
  3. Si Mohammed Bel Hassan Soudani: Fulani Iresa (Marrakech) – Music of Morocco: Recorded by Paul Bowles, 1959 (Dust to Digital, 2016)
  4. Okkervil River: The Industry – Away (ATO, 2016)
  5. Hamell on Trial: Happiest Man in the World – The Happiest Man in the World (New West, 2014)
  6. Mehmet Ali Sanlikol & Whatsnext?: The Turkish 2nd Line (New Orleans Ciftetellisi) [feat. Anat Cohen] – Resolution (Dünya, 2016)
  7. Drive-By Truckers: What it Means – American Band (ATO, 2016)
  8. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard: Mr. Beat – Nonagon Infinity (ATO, 2016)
  9. The White Stripes: As Ugly as I Seem – Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016 (Third Man, 2016)
  10. Xiu Xiu: Packard’s Vibration – Plays The Music Of Twin Peaks (Polyvinyl, 2016)
  11. Bob Dylan: The Wicked Messenger – The Original Mono Recordings (Columbia, 2010)
  12. Michael Franti & Spearhead: Summertime Is In Our Hands – Soul Rocker (Fantasy, 2016)
  13. PJ Harvey: The Mess We’re In – Stories From the City, Stories From the Sea (Island, 2000)
  14. Willie Nile: Forever Wild – World War Willie (River House, 2016)
  15. [Alain Thibault, comp.]/Quatuor de saxophones de Montréal: E.L.V.I.S. (Électro-lux vertige illimité synthétique) – Volt (empreintes DIGITALes, 1990)
  16. Kyte: Solsbury Hill – Science for the Living (Rallye, 2009)
  17. Dex Romweber: Midnight at Vic’s – Carrboro (Bloodshot, 2016)
  18. The Equals: Police On My Back – Explosion (President, 1968)
  19. Ice Cream Skyscraper: Sunshine Superman – Mercury in Lemonade (ICS, 2015)
  20. Kristi Stassinopoulou & Stathis Kalyviotis: Allaxokairia (Weather Changes) – NYN (Riverboat, 2016)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 9/4/16

  1. Egg: I Will Be Absorbed – Egg (Deram, 1970)
  2. The Low Anthem: The Pepsi Moon – Eyeland (Washington Square, 2016)
  3. Banjo Nickaru & Western Skooches: This Little Light of Mine – Very Next Thing EP (On The Bol, 2016)
  4. Gary Calamar: She’s So Mid-Century – You Are What You Listen To (Atlantic, 2014)
  5. Sarah Shook & the Disarmers: Misery Without Company – Sidelong (Sarah Shook & the Disarmers, 2015)
  6. Superhuman Happiness: Well, Well, Well – Single (Royal Potato Family, 2016)
  7. Nick Zoulek: Arriving Ever Arriving – Rushing Past Willow (Innova, 2016)
  8. MC5: Kick Out The Jams – Kick Out The Jams (Elektra, 1969)
  9. Christine Baczewska: At A Loss For Words – Tribe of One (PaRiah Record Project, 1993)
  10. Tubeway Army: Are ‘Friends’ Electric? – Replicas (Atco, 1979)
  11. Patti Smith: My Generation (live) – single (Arista, 1976)
  12. Brandi Carlile: The Things I Regret – The Firewatcher’s Daughter (ATO, 2015)
  13. Tess Parks: Life is But a Dream – Blood Hot (359, 2013)
  14. Anaïs Mitchell: Come September – Xoa (Wilderland, 2014)
  15. Brian Jonestown Massacre: Anemone – Their Satanic Majesties’ Second Request (Tangible, 1996)
  16. John Lennon: Only People – Mind Games (Apple, 1973)
  17. Jim Ford: Mill Valley – Point of No Return: Previously Unreleased Masters, a Lost 45 & Rare Demos (And More Bears, 2008)
  18. Sam Phillips: Taking Pictures – Fan Dance (Nonesuch, 2001)
  19. Thomas Ferrella & Kevin Schaefer: Porte des Morts – Effigy (http://www.earthboys.com, 1998)
  20. The Stooges: No Fun – The Stooges (Elektra, 1969)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/28/16

  1. Mahwash: Beshnaw Az Naï (Listen To The Naï) – Radio Kaboul (Accords Croisés, 2003)
  2. Chet Atkins & Jerry Reed: Tennessee Stud – Delta Swamp Rock, Vol. 2 (Soul Jazz, 2012)
  3. John Lee Hooker: Father Was A Jockey – Mr. Lucky (Pointblank, 1991)
  4. Homayun Sakhi: Raga Kirwani – Music of Central Asia Vol. 9: In the Footsteps of Babur, Musical Encounters from the Lands of the Mughals (Smithsonian Folkways, 2010)
  5. Willie Nelson: Crazy – The Demo Sessions (Sugar Hill, 2003)
  6. The Tragically Hip: Ahead By a Century – Yer Favourites (Universal, 2005)
  7. Eddy Bo: Check Your Bucket – New Orleans Funk – The Original Sound of Funk ’60-’75 (Soul Jazz, 2000)
  8. Bo Diddley: You Can’t Judge A Book By Its Cover – Bo Diddley: The Chess Box (Chess/MCA 1990)
  9. Xiu Xiu: Love Theme Farewell – Plays The Music Of Twin Peaks (Polyvinyl, 2016)
  10. Elton John: Madman Across The Water (feat. Mick Ronson) – Tumbleweed Connection (DeLuxe Ed.) (Rocket, 2008)
  11. Neil Young: After The Goldrush – Earth (Reprise, 2016)
  12. Father John Misty: Real Love Baby – single (Sub Pop, 2016)
  13. The Frightnrs: Gotta Find a Way – Nothing More to Say (Daptone, 2016)
  14. The Ronettes: Be My Baby – Be My Baby: The Very Best of the Ronettes (Sony, 2011)
  15. Big Youth: All Nations Bow – The Chanting Dread Inna Fine Style (Heartbeat, 1982)
  16. The Kinks: Something Better Beginning – The Anthology 1964-1971 (Sanctuary, 2014)
  17. Stan Ridgway & Pietra Wexstun: Slipping Sideways – Priestess Of The Promised Land (stanridgway1.bandcamp.com, 2016)
  18. Colvin & Earle: You Were On My Mind – Colvin & Earle (Fantasy, 2016)
  19. Kunaicho Gakubu (Imperial Household Agency Musicians): Hyojochoshi – Gagaku (Nippon Columbia 1993)
  20. Les Amazones d’Afrique: I Play the Kora (feat. Rokia Koné, Inna Modja, Mamani Keita, Nneka, Kandia Kouyaté, Mariam Doumbia, Marema & Pamela Badjogo) – single (3D Family, 2016)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/21/16

  1. Lisa Germano: Too Much Space – In the Maybe World (Young God, 2006)
  2. Nazia Hassan: Boom Boom – Star (O.S.T.) (His Master’s Voice, 1982)
  3. Ian Dury & the Blockheads: Clever Trevor – New Boots and Panties!! (Stiff, 1977)
  4. The Batture Boys: Jo Bird (live @ WPKN, 8/19/16)
  5. Ben Arthur: Mexican Amphetamines – Call and Response (Ben Arthur, 2016)
  6. Ergo: That Never Came – As Subtle As Tomorrow (Cuneiform, 2016)
  7. Sarah Quintana: Fisherman In The Sky – Miss River (Sarah Quintana, 2015)
  8. Ten Strings And A Goat Skin: Maluron lurette – Auprès du poêle (Ten Strings and a Goat Skin, 2016)
  9. Slim Chance: Fishing Line – On The Move (Fishpool, 2015)
  10. Kristi Stassinopoulou & Stathis Kalyviotis: Ouden Oida (I Know Nothing) – NYN (Riverboat, 2016)
  11. Margaret Glaspy: Emotions and Math – Emotions and Math (ATO, 2016)
  12. Bang On A Can: I Lost A Sock – Lost Objects (Teldec New Line, 2001)
  13. Syd Straw: Golden Dreams (Live) – Live from Mountain Stage, Volume 8 (Blue Plate, 1995)
  14. The Jim Jones Revue: Fish 2 Fry – The Jim Jones Revue (Punk Rock Blues, 2013)
  15. Lonely Universe: The Wind In All This Noise – Lonely Universe (CMP, 1990)
  16. John Bischoff: Next Tone, Please – Artificial Horizon (Artifact, 1989)
  17. Lakuta: Bata Boy – Brothers & Sisters (Tru Thoughts, 2016)
  18. Jimmy Fallon: Swimming Song – Sing Me the Songs: Celebrating the Works of Kate McGarrigle (Nonesuch, 2013)
  19. Matt Keating: By The Way – Killjoy (Alias, 1997)
  20. Joe Brown: Fishin’ Blues – More of the Truth (Track, 2006)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/21/16

  1. Lisa Germano: Too Much Space – In the Maybe World (Young God, 2006)
  2. Nazia Hassan: Boom Boom – Star (O.S.T.) (His Master’s Voice, 1982)
  3. Ian Dury & the Blockheads: Clever Trevor – New Boots and Panties!! (Stiff, 1977)
  4. The Batture Boys: Jo Bird (live @ WPKN, 8/19/16)
  5. Ben Arthur: Mexican Amphetamines – Call and Response (Ben Arthur, 2016)
  6. Ergo: That Never Came – As Subtle As Tomorrow (Cuneiform, 2016)
  7. Sarah Quintana: Fisherman In The Sky – Miss River (Sarah Quintana, 2015)
  8. Ten Strings And A Goat Skin: Maluron lurette – Auprès du poêle (Ten Strings and a Goat Skin, 2016)
  9. Slim Chance: Fishing Line – On The Move (Fishpool, 2015)
  10. Kristi Stassinopoulou & Stathis Kalyviotis: Ouden Oida (I Know Nothing) – NYN (Riverboat, 2016)
  11. Margaret Glaspy: Emotions and Math – Emotions and Math (ATO, 2016)
  12. Bang On A Can: I Lost A Sock – Lost Objects (Teldec New Line, 2001)
  13. Syd Straw: Golden Dreams (Live) – Live from Mountain Stage, Volume 8 (Blue Plate, 1995)
  14. The Jim Jones Revue: Fish 2 Fry – The Jim Jones Revue (Punk Rock Blues, 2013)
  15. Lonely Universe: The Wind In All This Noise – Lonely Universe (CMP, 1990)
  16. John Bischoff: Next Tone, Please – Artificial Horizon (Artifact, 1989)
  17. Lakuta: Bata Boy – Brothers & Sisters (Tru Thoughts, 2016)
  18. Jimmy Fallon: Swimming Song – Sing Me the Songs: Celebrating the Works of Kate McGarrigle (Nonesuch, 2013)
  19. Matt Keating: By The Way – Killjoy (Alias, 1997)
  20. Joe Brown: Fishin’ Blues – More of the Truth (Track, 2006)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Rod Richardson

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/14/16

  1. Afro Groove Gang & Mamadou Barry: Saramaya – Tankadi (Label Bleu, 2016)
  2. Bill Kirchen & Austin DeLone: Already Walking – Transatlanticana (Red House, 2016)
  3. Laura Mvula: Angel – The Dreaming Room (Sony, 2016)
  4. Saroj Gopal: Nakkali Lai Bhagai Lagyo – The Himalayan Lores (Sur-Sudha, 1996)
  5. Chic: Le Freak – C’est Chic (Atlantic, 1978)
  6. Langhorne Slim & The Law: Meet Again – The Spirit Moves (Dualtone, 2015)
  7. Annette Peacock: Love’s Out To Lunch – The Perfect Release (Aura, 1979)
  8. Man-Ching Donald Yu: Disintegration (for piano and electronics) – Surrealistic Soundscapes (Albany, 2012)
  9. Julie Rhodes: Faith – Bound To Meet The Devil (605719, 2016)
  10. Raul Seixas: Metamorfosa Ambulante – Krig-Ha, Bandolo (Philips [Brazil], 1973)
  11. Charles Mingus: Freedom – Epitaph (Columbia, 1990)
  12. The Raspberries: Go All The Way – Raspberries (Capitol, 1972)
  13. The Who: The Kids Are Alright – My Generation (Brunswick, 1965)
  14. Car Seat Headrest: Fill In the Blank – Teens of Denial (Matador, 2016)
  15. Rose McGowan: RM486 – single (Damage, Inc. 2015)
  16. Ergo: A Conviction – As Subtle As Tomorrow (Cuneiform, 2016)
  17. Anna Rose: Flame – Strays In the Cut – EP (White Pony, 2016)
  18. Metá Metá: Toque Certeiro – MM3 (Jazz Village, 2016)
  19. Mexican Institute Of Sound + Toy Selectah: Yo La Vie (feat. Crystal Fighters) – Compass (Six Degrees, 2016)
  20. The Little Willies: Night Life – The Little Willies (Milking Bull, 2006)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Martha Nachman, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 8/7/16

  1. Lydia Loveless: Longer – Real (Bloodshot, 2016)
  2. Vieux Kante: Saradia – The Young Man’s Harp (Sterns Music, 2016)
  3. The Beatles: Tomorrow Never Knows – Revolver (Parlophone, 1966)
  4. Min Xiao-Fen: Blue Pipa – Dim Sum (Blue Pipa, 2012)
  5. Miranda Lee Richards: Tokyo’s Dancing – Echoes of the Dreamtime (Invisible Hands, 2016)
  6. De La Soul: Pain (ft. Snoop Dogg) – and the Anonymous Nobody (Rough Trade, 2016)
  7. Jenny Olivia Johnson: Dollar Beers (Redondo Beach ’96) – Don’t Look Back (Innova, 2015)
  8. The xx: Try – Coexist (Young Turks, 2012)
  9. Mexican Institute of Sound + Toy Selectah: Crazy Conscious (ft. Toots Hibbert) – Compass (Six Degrees, 2016)
  10. Steve Conte: Venus Of Avenue D – International Cover-up (Thunderdog, 2016)
  11. The Monkees: She Makes Me Smile – Good Times! (Rhino, 2016)
  12. Joji Hirota: Hiten Ryu – Japanese Drums (ARC Music, 2009)
  13. Richard Barone: Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind (ft. John Sebastian) – Sorrows and Promises: Greenwich Village In The 1960s (RBM Special Editions, 2016)
  14. Jeff Beck: Thugs Club – Loud Hailer (Rhino, 2016)
  15. Brazilian Girls: The Critic – single (Yebo, 2016)
  16. Tricky: Every Day – Mixed Race (Domino, 2010)
  17. Thee Oh Sees: Plastic Plants – A Weird Exits (Castle Face, 2016)
  18. Ergo: A Name – As Subtle As Tomorrow (Cuneiform, 2016)
  19. Insanlar: Kime Ne – Kime Ne (Honest Jon’s, 2015)
  20. Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams: Forever & A Day Like This – The Great Unravel (High Noon, 2008)>

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 7/31/16

  1. Tyondai Braxton: Boids – Hive1 (Nonesuch, 2015)
  2. Death in Vegas: Aisha (ft. Iggy Pop) – The Contino Sessions (Concrete, 1999)
  3. Bonnie Bishop: Mercy – Ain’t Who I Was (Plan BB, 2016)
  4. Martha: Chekhov’s Hangnail – Blisters in the Pit of My Heart (Dirtnap, 2016)
  5. Spring Heel Jack: Eesti – 68 Million Shades (Trade 2/Island, 1996)
  6. Spectre: Master Of Nothing – The Second Coming (WordSound, 1997)
  7. Ramones: I Wanna Be Sedated – Road to Ruin (Sire, 1978)
  8. Whitey Morgan and the 78’s: Waitin’ ‘Round to Die – Sonic Ranch (WMM, 2015)
  9. Jenny O: Be Here Now – single (Holy Trinity, 2016)
  10. Tillery: I Wanna Fly So Free – Tillery (Tillery, 2016)
  11. Harry Partch: The Dreamer That Remains – The Harry Partch Collection, Vol 3 (CRI, 1997)
  12. The Regulators: Trailer Park Soiree – One of These Days (Regulators, 2016)
  13. Esme Patterson: Come See Me – We Were Wild (Grand Jury, 2016)
  14. Present Music Ensemble & Kamran İnce: Zamboturfidir – Passion And Dreams (Innova, 2016)
  15. Greg Greenway: Letting Go – 20,000 Versions of the Sun (Sheen of Heat, 2016)
  16. Siouxsie & The Banshees: Christine – Kaleidoscope (Polydor, 1980)
  17. Junior Murvin: Police & Thieves – Police & Thieves (Island, 1977)
  18. The King Of Luxemburg: Valleri – Royal Bastard (Él, 1987)
  19. Juan Gabriel: Have You Ever Seen the Rain? (Gracias Al Sol) – Quiero Creedence (Concord, 2016)
  20. King Dude & Chelsea Wolfe: Be Free – Sing More Songs Together (Not Just Religious Music, 2014)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 7/24/16

  1. Xiu Xiu: Dance of the Dream Man – Plays The Music of Twin Peaks (Polyvinyl, 2016)
  2. Pham Duc Thanh: The Moving Cloud – Vietnamese Traditional Dan Bau Music, (Oliver Sudden Prod., 2002)
  3. Ian Hunter & The Rant Band: Dandy – Fingers Crossed (Proper, 2016)
  4. Odilara: Aquela Beleza – Discover Music From Brazil with ARC Music (ARC, 2016)
  5. Bunny Wailer: Cool Runnings – Rock ’n Groove (Solomonic, 1981)
  6. Alison Brown: Carolina in the Pines (w/Indigo Girls) – The Song of the Banjo (Compass, 2016)
  7. Johnny Kidd & the Pirates: Shakin’ All Over – single (His Master’s Voice, 1960)
  8. Lucy Dacus: Troublemaker Doppelgänger – No Burden (Matador, 2016)
  9. Lartigo: Hipster patois – Hipster patois (Space Party, 2015)
  10. Cliff Richard & the Drifters: Move It – Cliff (Columbia [UK], 1959)
  11. George Hurd / The Hurd Ensemble: Hummingbird – Navigation Without Numbers (Innova 2016)
  12. Allah-Las: Could Be You – Calico Review (Mexican Summer, 2016)
  13. The Heavy: Mean Ol’ Man – Hurt & the Merciless (Bad Son, 2016)
  14. Hiragi Fukada: 316L – Seacide (Trouble in Mind, 2015)
  15. Lin Shicheng & Gao Hong: The Ambush In All Directions – Hunting Eagles Catching Swans (International Friendship Through the Performing Arts, 1996)
  16. Aldeia dos Anjos: Bombachudo – Discover Music From Brazil with ARC Music (ARC, 2016)
  17. The Get Right Band: Motivation – Who’s In Charge? (The Get Right Band, 2016)
  18. The Residents: Dawn of the Dragons – Hunters (OST) (Milan Entertainment, 1995)
  19. Tappa Zukie: Rastaman Skank – Tapper Roots (Virgin, 1978)
  20. Vince Taylor & His Playboys: Brand New Cadillac – single (Parlophone, 1959)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 7/17/16

  1. Homeboy Sandman: Talking (Bleep) – Kindness for Weakness (Stones Throw, 2016)
  2. Jon Hassell: Power Spot – Power Spot (ECM, 1986)
  3. Rose Maddox w/the Vern Williams Band: We Are Climbing Jacob’s Ladder – A Beautiful Bouquet (Arhoolie, 2006)
  4. Roky Erickson & the Aliens: Bloody Hammer – single (CBS UK, 1980)
  5. Wire: Feed Me – The Ideal Copy (Enigma, 1987)
  6. Erin Hill: Voices Carry – Harp Town (Cleopatra, 2016)
  7. Alice Cooper: Generation Landslide – Billion Dollar Babies (Warner Bros, 1973)
  8. Doolin’: Famine (w/Taron Benson, John Doyle & Mikaël Charry) – Doolin’ (Compass, 2016)
  9. Meridian Arts Ensemble: Revolver – Seven Kings (Innova, 2016)
  10. Colleen Green: U Coulda Been an A – EP (Infinity Cat, 2016)
  11. Christine Harwood: Wooden Ships – Nice to Meet Miss Christine (Birth, 1970)
  12. The 13th Floor Elevators: You’re Gonna Miss Me – single (International Artists, 1966)
  13. Outer Spaces: Words – A Shedding Snake (Don Giovani, 2016)
  14. Michael Kiwanuka: Black Man in a White World – Love & Hate (Polydor UK, 2016)
  15. Whiskeytown: What May Seem Like Love – Faithless Street (MoodFood, 1995)
  16. Benedictine Monks of Santo Domingo de Silos: Media Vita In Morte Sumus – Chant: The Anniversary Edition (Angel/EMI Classics, 2004)
  17. Chris Montez: Let’s Dance – single (Monogram, 1962)
  18. Jon Jang & The Pan-Asian Arkestra: A Night In Tunisia – Self Defense (Soul Note, 1992)
  19. Blood Orange: Augustine – Freetown (Matador, 2016)
  20. Amy Klein: Fire – Fire (Don Giovanni, 2016)

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