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WPKN’s Favourite Picks of the Year, 2017

Bob Anderson: “A Little Bit Of Everything

Albums

  • Brian Blade and the Fellowship Band: Body and Shadow (Blue Note)
  • Eminem: Revival (Shady/Aftermath)
  • JD McPherson: Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)
  • Los Straitjackets: What’s So Funny About Peace, Love and Los Straitjackets (Yep Roc)
  • Ornette Coleman: Celebrate Ornette (Song X)
  • Robert Plant: Carry Fire (Nonesuch)
  • Robyn Hitchcock: Robyn Hitchcock (Yep Roc)
  • Stanton Moore: With You in Mind (Cool Green)
  • Trombone Shorty: Parking Lot Symphony (Blue Note)
  • The War on Drugs: A Deeper Understanding (Atlantic)

Jason Bischoff-Wurstle “The Relay

Albums

  1. Various Artists: Mono No Aware (PAN)
  2. Headroom: Head In The Clouds (Trouble In Mind)
  3. Neil Young: Hitchhiker (Reprise)
  4. The Replacements: For Sale – Live at Maxwell’s 1986 (Sire/Rhino)
  5. Beach House: B-Sides and Rarities (Sub Pop)

Eric Cocks: “Connections

Albums

  • Cindy Lee Berryhill: The Adventurist (Omnivore)
  • Phoebe Bridgers: Stranger In The Alps (Dead Oceans)
  • Emily Duff: Maybe In The Morning (Mod Prom)
  • Bob Dylan: Triplicate (Columbia)
  • Gracie and Rachel: Gracie and Rachel (Gracie and Rachel)
  • Aimee Mann: Mental Illness (SuperEgo)
  • Juana Molina: Halo (Crammed Discs)
  • Jenny O.: Peace & Information (Holy Trinity)
  • Pugwash: Silverlake (Lojinx)
  • The War On Drugs: A Deeper Understanding (Atlantic)

Songs

  • Wolf Alice: Don’t Delete The Kisses – Visions Of A Life (Dirty Hit)
  • Dan Auerbach: Waiting On A Song – Waiting On A Song (Easy Eye Sound)
  • Cait Brennan: Catiebots Don’t Cry – Third (Omnivore)
  • Charlotte Gainsbourg: Deadly Valentine – Rest (Because Music)
  • Robyn Hitchcock: Time Coast – Robyn Hitchcock (Yep Roc)
  • Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer: Not Dark Yet – Not Dark Yet (Silver Cross)
  • Laura Marling: Nothing, Not Nearly – Semper Femina (More Alarming)
  • Jenny O.: If You’re Lonely – Peace & Information (Holy Trinity)
  • Chris Price: Stop Talking – Stop Talking (Omnivore)
  • Kelley Ryan: Save Me – Telescope (Manatee)

Del “in Transition

Albums

  1. Son Volt: Notes of Blue (Transmit Sound)
  2. Queens of the Stone Age: Villains (Matador)
  3. Robert Plant: Carry Fire (Nonesuch)
  4. Little Steven: Soulfire (Wicked Cool)
  5. The Secret Sisters: You Don’t Own Me Anymore (New West)
  6. Robert Randolph & the Family Band: Got Soul (Dare/Masterworks)
  7. Emily Duff Band: Maybe in the Morning (Mod Prom)
  8. Otis: Eyes of the Sun (Purple Pyramid)
  9. Jesse Terry: Stargazer (Jackson Beach)
  10. Balkun Brothers: Devil on TV (DixieFrog)

Steve di Costanzo: “Radio Base Camp

Albums

  • Les Amazones d’Afrique: Republique Amazone (Real World)
  • Fever Ray: Plunge (Rabid)
  • Camilla George Quartet: Isang (Ubuntu)
  • Hurray For The Riff Raff: The Navigator (ATO)
  • Kendrick Lamar: DAMN. (Top Dawg)
  • LCD Soundsystem: American Dream (DFA)
  • Sampha: Process (Young Turks)
  • Various Artists: Let’s Go Down and Blow Our Minds: The British Psychedelic Sounds Of 1967 (Grapefruit)
  • Various Artists: Jesus Rocked The Jukebox: Small Group Black Gospel 1951-1965 (Craft)
  • Jane Weaver: Modern Kosmology (Fire)

Kevin Gallagher

Albums

  1. Rhiannon Giddens: Freedom Highway (Nonesuch)
  2. Thievery Corporation: The Temple of I & I (ESL Music)
  3. Frank Turner: Songbook (Xtra Mile)
  4. Eric Bibb: Migration Blues (DixieFrog)
  5. Trevor Sewell: Calling Nashville – An American Adventure (Trevor Sewell)
  6. Miles Mosley: Uprising (Verve)
  7. Dee Dee Bridgewater: Memphis… Yes, I’m Ready (Okeh)
  8. Louis Armstrong: The Decca Singles 1935-1946 (Verve Reissues)
  9. North Mississippi Allstars: Prayer for Peace (Songs of the South/Legacy)
  10. Marty Stuart & his Fabulous Superlatives: Way out West (Superlatone)

Rich Kaminsky: “Off-Beat

Albums

  1. Alex Lahey: I Love You Like a Brother (Dead Oceans)
  2. Bash & Pop: Anything Could Happen (Fat Possum)
  3. Motel Pines: A Sad History (Motel Pines)
  4. Tommy and the Rockets: Beer and Fun and Rock ’n’ Roll (Rocket Launch, Dk)
  5. Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats: Live at Red Rocks (Stax)
  6. The New English Beat feat. Ranking Roger: Bounce (DMF)
  7. Vandoliers: The Native (State Fair)
  8. Biznaga: Sentido del Espectáculo (Slovenly)
  9. Hüsker Dü: Savage Young Dü (Numero)
  10. Charly Bliss: Guppy (Barsuk)

Songs

  1. Alex Lahey: I Love You Like a Brother – I Love You Like a Brother (Dead Oceans)
  2. Sheer Mag: Expect the Bayonet – Need to Feel Your Love (Wilsuns)
  3. Dude York: Tonight – Sincerely (Hardly Art)
  4. Lisa Prank: Baby, Let Me Write Yr Lines – Adult Teen (Father/Daughter)
  5. Wolf Parade: You’re Dreaming – Cry Cry Cry (Sub Pop)
  6. Shinyribs: I Don’t Give a Shit – I Got Your Medicine (Mustard Lid)
  7. The Armstrongs (Tim & Billy Joe): If There was Ever a Time – single (Hellcat)
  8. Tommy and the Rockets: What Am I S’pose Ta Do – Beer and Fun and Rock ‘n’ Roll (Rocket Launch, Dk)
  9. Nick Normal: Love Gum – PDX Pop Now 2017 (none)
  10. Chicano Batman: This Land is Your Land – single (CD Baby)

Binnie Klein: “A Miniature World

Albums

  • Alvvays: Antisocialites (Polyvinyl)
  • Björk: Utopia (One Little Indian)
  • Fleet Foxes: Crack-Up (Nonesuch)
  • Half-Waif: form/a (Cascine)
  • Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith: The Kid (Western Vinyl)
  • Moby & the Void Pacific Choir: More Fast Songs About the Apocalypse (Little Idiot/Mute)
  • The National: Sleep Well Beast (4AD)
  • Perfume Genius: No Shape (Matador)
  • Sylvan Esso: What Now (Loma Vista)
  • The War on Drugs: A Deeper Understanding (Atlantic)

Songs

  • Half Waif: Frost Burn – form/a (Cascine)
  • Highasakite: Golden Ticket – Camp Echo (Propeller)
  • Plaid: Do Matter – The Digging Remedy (Warp)

Martha Willette Lewis: “Live Culture

Albums

  1. LCD Soundsystem: American Dream (DFA/Columbia)
  2. Nadine Shah: Holiday Destination (1965)
  3. Various Artists: T2 Trainspotting (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Interscope)
  4. Hans Zimmer, Benjamin Wallfisch: Blade Runner 2049 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Epic)
  5. Wolf Alice: Visions of a Life (Dirty Hit/RCA)
  6. Mavis Staples: If All I Was Was Black (Anti-)
  7. Blondie: Pollinator (BMG)
  8. Beck: Colors (Fonograf/Capitol)
  9. Diana Krall: Turn Up The Quiet (Verve)
  10. Queens of the Stone Age: Villains (Matador)

Songs

  1. LCD Soundsystem: Oh Baby – American Dream (DFA/Columbia)
  2. Ezra Furman: Love You So Bad – Transangelic Exodus (Bella Union)
  3. Nadine Shah: Holiday Destination – Holiday Destination (1965)
  4. Wolf Alice: Sky Musings – Visions of a Life (Dirty Hit/RCA)
  5. Nadine Shah: Place Like This – Holiday Destination (1965)
  6. Curtis Harding: Need Your Love – Face Your Fear (Anti-)
  7. Queens of the Stone Age: The Way You Used To Do – Villians (Matador)
  8. High Contrast: Shotgun Mouthwash – T2 Trainspotting (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Interscope)
  9. Blondie: Long Time – Pollinator (BMG)
  10. Foo Fighters: La Dee Da – Concrete and Gold (Roswell/RCA)

Michelle Morgan

Albums

  1. Allison Crutchfield: Tourist In This Town (Merge)
  2. Hurray for the Riff Raff: The Navigator (ATO)
  3. Mount Kimble: Love What Survives (Warp)
  4. Liars: TFCF (Mute)
  5. Nicole Atkins: Goodnight Rhonda Lee (Single Lock)
  6. LCD Soundsystem: American Dream (DFA/Columbia)
  7. Jesca Hoop: Memories Are Now (Sub Pop)
  8. Aldous Harding: Party (4AD)
  9. The Wild Reeds: The World We Built (Dualtone)
  10. Mount Eerie: A Crow Looked at Me (P.W. Elverum & Sun)

Mark Mushin: “Monday Morning Music

Albums

  1. Jay Jesse Johnson Band: Down the Hard Road (Git Real)
  2. Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers: The EastWest Sessions (Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers)
  3. Jeff Fetterman: 9 Miles to Nowhere (Green Tea)
  4. Casey Hensley: Live (feat. Laura Chavez) (VizzTone)
  5. Alastair Greene: Dream Train (Rip Cat)
  6. Vanessa Collier: Meeting My Shadow (Ruf)
  7. Coco Montoya: Hard Truth (Alligator)
  8. Hurricane Ruth: Ain’t Ready For The Grave (Hurricane Ruth)
  9. Jeff McCarty: Step Out (Whiskey Bayou)
  10. Heather Newman: Burn Me Alive (VizzTone)

Songs

  1. Antry: Borrowed Angels – Devil Don’t Care (Tres Lobas)
  2. Jay Jesse Johnson: Tears Of The Angels – Down The Hard Road (Git Real)
  3. Jeff McCarty: Angel Fly – Step Out (Whiskey Bayou)
  4. Aaron Keylock: Just One Question – Cut Against The Grain (Provogue)
  5. Carolyn Wonderland: She Wants To Know – Moon Goes Missing (Home)
  6. Sean Webster: Start Again – Leave Your Heart At The Door (KNM)
  7. Davide Pannozzo: Six Wires – Unconditional Love (Unconditional Love Global Publishing)
  8. Sean Chambers: Trouble And Whiskey – Trouble And Whiskey (American Showplace)
  9. Percy Fairweather & The Storm: When You Love Somebody – Reign Of Blues (Southstar)
  10. Kelly Z: You Are My Sunshine – Rescue (Kelly’s Lot)

Martha Nachman: “The Music Never Stopped

Albums

  1. Dan Auerbach: Waiting On A Song (Easy Eye Sound)
  2. JD McPherson: Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)
  3. Langhorne Slim: Lost At Last, Vol. 1 (Dualtone)
  4. Cage The Elephant: Unpeeled (RCA)
  5. Rhiannon Giddens: Freedom Highway (Nonesuch)
  6. Hurray For The Riff Raff: The Navigator (ATO)
  7. Jack Johnson: All The Light Above It Too (Brushfire)
  8. Nicole Atkins: Goodnight Rhonda Lee (Single Lock)
  9. Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real: Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real (Fantasy)
  10. Margo Price: All American Made (Third Man)

Songs

  1. Portugal The Man: Feel It Still – Woodstock (Atlantic)
  2. JD McPherson: Bloodhound Rock – Undivided Heart and Soul (New West)
  3. Langhorne Slim: House of My Soul (You Light the Rooms) – Lost At Last, Vol. 1 (Dualtone)
  4. Dan Auerbach: Never In My Wildest Dreams – Waiting On A Song (Easy Eye Sound)
  5. Nicole Atkins: A Little Crazy – Goodnight Rhonda Lee (Single Lock)
  6. Yonder Mountain String Band: Dancing In The Moonlight – Love. Ain’t Love (Frog Pad)
  7. Hurray For The Riff Raff: Finale – The Navigator (ATO)
  8. Kevin Morby: City Music – City Music (Dead Oceans)
  9. Preservation Hall Jazz Band: Mad – So It Is (Legacy)
  10. Rhiannon Giddens: Hey Be’be’ – Freedom Highway (Nonesuch)

★ Honorary Programmer ★ President Barack Obama ★

Songs

  • J Balvin & Willy William: Mi Gente – single (Scorpio)
  • Camila Cabello: Havana (feat. Young Thug) – single (Syco/Epic)
  • Daniel Caesar: Blessed – Freudian (Golden Child)
  • Brandi Carlile: The Joke – By The Way, I Forgive You (New Elektra)
  • Chance the Rapper: First World Problems (feat. Daniel Caesar): (the Late Show w/Stephen Colbert)
  • Andra Day: Rise Up – Cheers to the Fall (Buskin)
  • DJ Khaled: Wild Thoughts (feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller) – Grateful (We The Best/Epic)
  • Jay-Z: Family Feud (feat. Beyoncé) – 4:44 (Roc Nation)
  • Kendrick Lamar: Humble – Damn (Aftermath/Interscope)
  • Les Amazones d’Afrique: La Dame et Ses Valises – République Amazone (Real World)
  • French Montana: Unforgettable (feat. Swae Lee) – Jungle Rules (Bad Boy)
  • The National: The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness – Sleep Well Beast (4AD)
  • Frank Ocean: Chanel – single (Blonded)
  • Portugal. The Man: Feel It Still – Woodstock (Atlantic)
  • Travis Scott: Butterfly Effect – DMC Cool Grooves 29 (DMC)
  • Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings: Matter of Time – Soul of a Woman (Daptone)
  • Mavis Staples: Little Bit – If All I Was Was Black (Anti-)
  • Chris Stapleton: Millionaire – From a Room Vol. 2 (Mercury)
  • Harry Styles: Sign of the Times – Harry Styles (Columbia)
  • SZA: Broken Clocks – Ctrl (Top Dawg)
  • U2: Ordinary Love (Extraordinary Mix) – Songs of Experience (Island)
  • Bruce Springsteen: Born in the U.S.A. (Blues version on Broadway)

Rick Petrone: “The Jazz Sound

Songs, Instrumentals

  1. Charles Lloyd: Sombrero Sam – I Long To See You (Blue Note)
  2. Hudson (feat. Jack deJohnette, Larry Grenadier, John Medeski & John Scofield): Tony Then Jack – Hudson (Motéma)
  3. Kurt Elling: Los Angeles (Moose The Mooche) – The Passion of Parker (Impulse)
  4. Christian McBride: Full House – Bringin’ It (Mack Avenue)
  5. Eliane Elias: Copacabana – Dance of Time (Concord Jazz)
  6. Christian Sands: Armando’s Song – Reach (Mack Avenue)
  7. Cyrus Chestnut: Rhythm-A-Ning – There’s a Sweet, Sweet Spirit(High Note)
  8. Nicki Parrott: Peel Me A Grape – Dear Blossom (Arbors)
  9. Terence Blanchard: Jackie In the Rain – The Comedian (Blue Note)
  10. Harold Mabern: The Gigolo – To Love And Be Loved (Smoke Sessions)

Rod Richardson: “Radio Nothing

Albums

  1. Kries: Selo Na Okuke / Village Tracks (Riverboat)
  2. Filastine & Nova: Drapetomania (Jarring Effects)
  3. The Bombay Royale: Run Kitty Run (Hope Street)
  4. Omar Souleyman: To Syria With Love (Mad Decent)
  5. Amir ElSaffar Rivers Of Sound: Not Two (New Amsterdam)
  6. Tiokasin Ghosthorse: From The Continuum (Ghosthorse)
  7. Miriodor: Signal 9 (Cuneiform)
  8. Moebius Story Leidecker: Familiar (Bureau B)
  9. Ifriqiyya Electrique: Rûwâhîne (Glitterbeat)
  10. Amadou & Mariam: La Confusion (Because)

Songs

  1. Kries: Buj Buja – Selo Na Okuke / Village Tracks (Riverboat)
  2. Sparks: Hippopotamus – Hippopotamus (BMG)
  3. Hamell On Trial: Safe – Tackle Box (New West)
  4. The Bombay Royale: Gunslinger’s Lullaby – Run Kitty Run (Hope Street)
  5. South City Second Brother: Good Girl – Lost In China (Riverboat)
  6. Filastine & Nova: Perbatasan – Drapetomania (Jarring Effects)
  7. Tiokasin Ghosthorse: Iceman Meltith – From The Continuum (Ghosthorse)
  8. Omar Souleyman: Ya Bnayya – To Syria With Love (Mad Decent)
  9. Re-TROS: Red Rum Aviv – Before The Applause (Modern Sky Entertainment)
  10. Matias Aguayo & The Desdemonas: Nervous – Sofarnopolis (Crammed)

Valerie Richardson: “Radio Something

Albums

  • Beth Ditto: Fake Sugar (Virgin)
  • Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino: Canzoniere (Ponderosa Music)
  • Hamell On Trial: Tackle Box (New West)
  • Juana Molina: Halo (Crammed Discs)
  • Lys Guillorn & Her Band: I’m a Boy E.P. (Little Cowgirl)
  • Meklit: When the People Move, the Music Moves Too (Six Degrees)
  • Oumou Sangaré: Mogoya (No Format)
  • Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings: Soul of a Woman (Daptone)
  • Slow Joe & the Ginger Accident: Let Me Be Gone (Musique Sauvage)
  • Valerie June: The Order of Time (Concord)

Songs

  • Asaf Avidan: The Study on Falling – The Study on Falling (Telmavar)
  • Becca Stevens: The Muse (feat. David Crosby) – Regina (GroundUP Music)
  • Chris Elliott: Star Trek, Star Wars, And The Holy Bible – Chris Elliot (Chris Elliot)
  • Hamell On Trial: Dance Til the Sobbing Stops – Tackle Box (New West)
  • Jesca Hoop: The Lost Sky – Memories Are Now (Sub Pop)
  • Les Amazones d’Afrique: I Play the Kora – République Amazone (Real World)
  • Mavis Staples: We Go High – If All I Was Was Black (Anti-)
  • Mikata: Trouble! – single (Self)
  • OTTiLiE [B]: Lé la (feat. Christine Salem) – :passage: (Internexterne)
  • Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings: Rumors – Soul of a Woman (Daptone)

KC Ryan

Albums

  • Joy Askew: Queen Victoria (Joy Askew)
  • Dave Bennett: Blood Moon (Mack Avenue)
  • Beth Hart: Fire On The Floor (Provogue)
  • Chris Hillman: Bidin’ My Time (New Rounder)
  • The Nields with Ben Demerath: Joy To The World (The Nields with Ben Demerath)
  • Ranky Tanky: Ranky Tanky (Resilience Music)
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie: Medicine Songs (True North)
  • Ben Sidran: Picture Him Happy (Nardis Music)
  • Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita: Transparent Water (World Village)
  • Lucinda Williams: This Sweet Old World (Highway 20)

Songs

  • Bedouine: Heart Take Flight – Bedouine (Spacebomb)
  • Chris Hillman: Wildflowers – Bidin’ My Time (Rounder)
  • Michael Nesmith: Joanne – Infinite Tuesday: Autobiographical Riffs – The Music (Rhino)
  • The Nields: Tyrants Always Fall – single (The Nields)
  • The Nields w/Ben Demerath: Jesus Was a Refugee – Joy To The World (The Nields and Ben Demerath)
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie: Power In The Blood – Medicine Songs (True North)
  • Ben Sidran: I Might Be Wrong – Picture Him Happy (Nardis Music)
  • Omar Sosa & Seckou Keita: Tama-Tama – Transparent Water (Otá Records)
  • Lucinda Williams: This Sweet Old World – This Sweet Old World (Highway 20)
  • Neil Young & Promise of the Real: Already Great – The Visitor (Reprise)

Justin Shay: “JMS Jams

Cassette Albums

  • Ana & Ina: On Dockweiler Beach (Constellation Tatsu)
  • Alex Crispin: Idle Worship (Sounds Of The Dawn)
  • Curved Light: Reversion (Atlantic Rhythms)
  • Forest Walker: UV Sea (Constellation Tatsu)
  • Jefre Cantu-Ledesma: On The Echoing Green (Mexican Summer)
  • Gregg Kowalsky: L’Orange, L’Orange (Mexican Summer)
  • Jon Porras: Tokonoma (Geographic North)
  • Sunmoonstar: The Great Barrier Reef (Sounds Of The Dawn)
  • Utica: Utica (Life Like)
  • Wave Temples: Isle Enchanted (Not Not Fun)

Rob Silber: “Rock Therapy

Albums

  1. Little Steven: Soulfire (Wicked Cool)
  2. Samantha Fish: Chills & Fever (Ruf)
  3. Willie Nile: Positively Bob – Songs Of Bob Dylan (River House)
  4. Southern Avenue: Southern Avenue (Concord)
  5. R.A.D.A.R.: Back To Broke (Radar)
  6. Garland Jeffries: 14 Steps To Harlem (Luna Park)
  7. Alice Cooper: Paranormal (Ear Music)
  8. Hamell On Trial: Tacklebox (New West)
  9. Cheap Trick: We’re All Alright! (Big Machine)
  10. Chuck Berry: Chuck (Dualtone)

Songs

  1. Todd Rundgren: Tin Foil Hat (feat. Donald Fagen) – White Knight (Cleopatra)
  2. Little Steven: Soulfire – Soulfire (Wicked Cool)
  3. Ray Davies: Poetry – Americana (Legacy)
  4. Soraia: Why – Dead Reckoning (Wicked Cool)
  5. Steve Conte: Gimme, Gimme Rockaway – single (Wicked Cool)
  6. Alice Cooper: Genuine American Girl – Paranormal (Ear Music)
  7. Willie Nile: Blowin’ In The Wind – Positively Bob: Songs Of Bob Dylan (River House)
  8. Samantha Fish: Chills & Fever – Chills & Fever (Ruf)
  9. Chuck Berry: Lady B. Goode – Chuck (Dualtone)
  10. Jesse Malin: Meet Me at the End of the World – Meet Me at the End of the World E.P. (Velvet Elk)

Bruce Swan: “Music My Mother Would Not Like

Albums

  1. Dangermuffin: Heritage (Dangermuffin Music)
  2. Jesse Terry: Stargazer (Jackson Beach)
  3. Davy Knowles: 1932 E.P.
  4. Charlie Parr: Dog (Red House)
  5. Joe Jenks: Poets, Philosophers, Workers and Wanderers (Joe Jenks)
  6. Paula Boggs Band: Elixir, The Soul Grass Sessions (Boggs Media)
  7. The Meadow Brothers: Truth (Side Porch)
  8. Mama’s Broke: Count The Wicked (Mamas Broke)
  9. Chuck McDermott: Gin and Rosewater (Chuck McDermott)
  10. Magpie: When We Stand Together (Long Tail)

howard thompson: “PURE

Albums

  • Alan Vega: It (Fader)
  • Andy Fairweather Low & the Low Riders: Listen Here (Low Rider)
  • Dan Baird & Homemade Sin: Rollercoaster (JCPL)
  • Delbert McClinton & Self-Made Men: Prick of the Litter (Hot Shot)
  • Flor de Toloache: Las Caras Lindas (Chulo)
  • The Hempolics: Kiss, Cuddle & Torture Volume 1 (Shark Free)
  • Juana Molina: Halo (Crammed Discs)
  • Lost Bayou Ramblers: Kalenda (Rice Pump)
  • Martin Rev: Demolition 9 (Atlas Realisations)
  • Takotsubo Men: 3rd Of 4 (A Tak A Tak A Tak)

Songs

  1. Gene Casey: Tony Joe White – Guitar In The Rain (Gene Casey)
  2. JD McPherson: Crying’s Just A Thing You Do – Undivided Heart And Soul (New West)
  3. The Red Propellers: Sandi Says – No Reprieve (longblackcoat)
  4. Garbage: No Horses – single (Stun Volume)
  5. Bobby Bare: I Drink – Things Change (BFD)
  6. Motörhead: Heroes – Under Cöver (Motörhead)
  7. LCD Soundsystem: Call The Police – American Dream (DFA)
  8. Gwyneth Glyn: Cwlwm – Tro (bendigedig)
  9. Flamin’ Groovies: Lonely Hearts – Fantastic Plastic (Severn)
  10. The Reverse Cowgirls: Lost Tribes – Ride Into The Sun E.P. (The Reverse Cowgirls)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 12/17/17

  1. Samantha Fish: American Dream – Belle Of The West (Ruf, 2017)
  2. The Red Propellers: Shatter the Glass – single (The Red Propellers, 2014)
  3. Laura Perrudin: Le poison – Poisons & Antidotes (Volatine, 2017)
  4. Joel Paterson: Jingle Bell Rock – Hi-Fi Christmas Guitar (Bloodshot, 2017)
  5. Waxahatchee: Silver – Out in the Storm (Merge, 2017)
  6. Tickmayer Formatio: Nervous Rehearsal II – Wilhelm Dances MCMXCII (ReR Megacorp, 1993)
  7. Lisa Germano: Cry Wolf – Geek the Girl (4AD, 1994)
  8. Kate Tempest: Let Them Speak Chaos (excerpt) (Caroline Int’l, 2017)
  9. Francis and the Lights: See Her Out (That’s Just Life) – Farewell, Starlite! (KTTF, 2016)
  10. Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts: Talisa (ft. Karen O) – Milano (30th Century/Columbia, 2017)
  11. Pugwash: The Perfect Summer – Silverlake (Lojinx, 2017)
  12. Frank Turner: Photosynthesis – Songbook (Xtra Mile, 2017)
  13. Patti Smith: People Have The Power – Dream Of Life (Arista, 1988)
  14. Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters: Southside Stomp – The Luckiest Man (Stony Plain, 2017)
  15. Neil Young & Promise of the Real: Almost Always – The Visitor (Reprise, 2017)
  16. Nicole Atkins: A Little Crazy – Good Night Rhonda Lee (Single Lock, 2017)
  17. Gamelan Semar Pegulingan: Tabuh Gari – Gamelan Of The Love God (Nonesuch, 1972)
  18. Hey Violet: Break My Heart – From the Outside (Hi Or Hey, 2017)
  19. Regina Spektor: 20 Years of Snow – Begin to Hope (Sire, 2006)
  20. Andreas Spechtl: Hidden Homes – Thinking About Tomorrow, And How To Build It (Bureau B, 2017)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 12/10/17

  1. Redi Hasa & Maria Mazzotta: Capufrisca – Novilunio (Ponderosa, 2017)
  2. Jonathan Bree: You’re So Cool – single (Lil’ Chief, 2017)
  3. Neil Young: Already Great – The Visitor (Reprise, 2017)
  4. Tiokasin Ghosthorse: Iceman Comyth – From The Continuum (Ghosthorse, 2017)
  5. The Nields: Tyrants Always Fall – single (The Neilds, 2017)
  6. The Beatles: Tomorrow Never Knows – Revolver (Parlophone, 1966)
  7. Sandy Cressman: Para Hermeto – Entre Amigos (Cressman Music, 2017)
  8. Meatraffle: ‘Ndrangheta Allotment – single (Drastic Decline, 2015)
  9. Zappa: Stuff Up The Cracks – Greasy Love Songs (Zappa, 2010)
  10. M. Sani Burhan: Dayung Duabelas – Melayu Music of Sumatra & the Riau Islands (Smithsonian Folkways, 1996)
  11. Tune-Yards: ABC 123 – I can feel you creep into my private life (4AD, 2018)
  12. Frank Zappa: Murder by Numbers (w/Sting) – Broadway the Hard Way (Rykodisc, 1988)
  13. Lin Sheng & Gao Hong: Dragon Boat – Hunting Eagles Catching Swans (International Friendship Through the Performing Arts, 1996)
  14. Jesse Terry: Trouble In My Head – Stargazer (Jackson Beach, 2017)
  15. Peppy Castro: Shake – Single (746284 DK, 2017)
  16. Filastine and Nova: Perbatasan – Drapetomania (Jarring Effects, 2017)
  17. St. Vincent: Slow Disco – Masseduction (Loma Vista, 2017)
  18. Johnny Rivers: Summer Rain – Realization (Imperial, 1967)
  19. Angel Olsen: Sister – My Woman (Jagjaguwar, 2016)
  20. Frank Zappa: Dead Girls of London (feat. Van Morrison) – The Frank Zappa Aaafnraaaaam Birthday Bundle (Zappa, 2011)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 12/03/17

  1. Sherman Irby & Momentum: Racine – Cerulean Canvas (BWR, 2017)
  2. Matias Aguayo & The Desdemonas: Boogie Drums – Sofarnopolis (Crammed, 2017)
  3. Björk: Blissing Me – Utopia (One Little Indian, 2017)
  4. Talip Ozkan: Karislama – Mysteries of Turkey (Music of the World, 1990)
  5. Bette Smith: Jetlagger – Jetlagger (Big Mess, 2017)
  6. Andreas Spechtl: The Age of Ghost – Thinking About Tomorrow, And How To Build It (Bureau B, 2017)
  7. The Cramps: Shortnin’ Bread – Stay Sick! (Big Beat [UK], 1994)
  8. Aztec Two-Step: One Hundred Thousand Bands – Naked (Red Engine, 2017)
  9. Raphaël Imbert & Co: Make That Guitar Talk – Music Is My Home, Act 1 (Jazz Village, 2016)
  10. Freddie Hubbard: Little Sunflower – Backlash (Atlantic, 1967)
  11. Paris Combo: L’avenir incertain du Titanic – Living-Room (Tinder, 2000)
  12. Musicians of the National Dance Co. of Cambodia: Leng Suan – Homrong (Real World, 1991)
  13. Alan Vega, Alex Chilton & Ben Vaughn: Fat City – Cubist Blues (Light in the Attic, 2015)
  14. Jesse Malin: Meet Me At The End Of The World – Meet Me At The End Of The World EP (One Little Indian, 2017)
  15. The Antwinettes: Kill It – The Incredibly Strange Record Club (Righteous, 2014)
  16. Lee Hazelwood: If It’s A Monday Morning – Requiem For An Almost Lady (Light in the Attic, 2017)
  17. Charlie Feathers: Wild, Wild Party – single (Memphis, 1961)
  18. Carla Bruni: Crazy (feat. Willie Nelson) – French Touch (Universal, 2017)
  19. Wood Brothers: Sing About It – The Muse (Indirecto, 2013)
  20. David Rawlings: Come On Over My House – Poor David’s Almanack (Acony, 2017)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 11/26/17

  1. Headroom: Flower of Light – Head in the Clouds (Trouble in Mind, 2017)
  2. ESPRIT: You’re In Love – 200% Electronica (100% Electronica, 2017)
  3. Cindy Wilson: Brother – Change (Kill Rock Stars, 2017)
  4. U Ba Than: The Lady Who Loves Variety Shows – The Myanmar Xylophone (Yinmar, 2002)
  5. Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings: Matter Of Time – Soul Of A Woman (Daptone, 2017)
  6. Balkan Beat Box: Kum Kum (feat. A-WA) (Shazalakazoo Remix) – Kum Kum (feat. A-WA) [Remixes] (Digital Monkey, 2017)
  7. Tom Waits: Jersey Girl – Anthology of Tom Waits (Asylum, 1985)
  8. Dixie Chicks: Not Ready To Make Nice – Taking The Long Way (Open Wide/Columbia, 2006)
  9. Victor Rice: Motion Study I – Smoke (Easy Star, 2017)
  10. Conspiracy of Owls: A Silver Song – Conspiracy of Owls (Burger, 2010)
  11. Steve Conte: Gimme Gimme Rockaway – single (Wicked Cool, 2017)
  12. Ariel Pink: Bubblegum Dreams – Dedicated to Bobby Jameson (Mexican Summer, 2017)
  13. John Cale: Half Past France – Paris 1919 (Reprise, 1973)
  14. Suicide: Keep Your Dreams – Suicide (Blast First, 1998)
  15. Minimal Compact: Ararat – Lowlands Flight [Made to Measure Vol. 10] (Crammed, 1987)
  16. Tim Story: The Lure Of Silence – Glass Green (Windham Hill, 1987)
  17. Pauline Anna Strom: Gossamer Silk – Trans-Millenia Music (RVNGIntl., 2017)
  18. Jimmy Cliff: Sitting In Limbo – The Harder They Come (Island, 1972)
  19. Hüsker Dü: Insects Rule the World – Savage Young Dü (Numero, 2017)
  20. Pham duc Thanh: The Moving Cloud – Vietnamese Traditional Dan Bau Music (Oliver Sudden Prod., 2002)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 11/19/17

  1. Pussy Riot: Police State – single (Nice Life, 2017)
  2. Samantha Fish: American Dream – Belle Of The West (Ruf, 2017)
  3. Roscoe Mitchell, Discussions Orchestra: Cracked Roses – Discussions (Wide Hive, 2017)
  4. The Weather Station: Thirty – The Weather Station (Paradise Of Bachelors, 2017)
  5. The Reverse Cowgirls: Hot Dinners – Hot Dinners E.P. (Northern Cowboy, 2017)
  6. Görkem Saoulis: Ada sahillerinde bekliyorum – Matia mou matia – Görkem (EasternGate, 2017)
  7. Caitlin Rose: Lately I’ve Let Things Slide – Lowe Country: The Songs of Nick Lowe (Fiesta Red, 2012)
  8. Kaleidoscope Jukebox: The Unpossible – Infinite Reflection (Rhythm & Culture, 2013)
  9. Meklit: I Want To Sing For Them All (feat. Andrew Bird) – When the People Move, the Music Moves Too (Six Degrees, 2017)
  10. Joy Askew: 1945 – Queen Victoria (Joy Askew, 2017)
  11. Bootsy Collins: Bass-Rigged-System – World Wide Funk (Mascot, 2017)
  12. Christian McBride Big Band: Gettin’ To It – Bringin’ It (Mack Avenue, 2017)
  13. Angel Olsen: Sweet Dreams – Phases (Jagjaguwar, 2017)
  14. Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali: Light of My Life – Day of Colours (Real World, 2004)
  15. The Steel Wheels: Till No One Is Free – Wild As We Came Here (Big Ring, 2017)
  16. Alex Lahey: I Love You Like a Brother – I Love You Like a Brother (Dead Oceans, 2017)
  17. John Coltrane: You Don’t Know What Love Is – Ballads (Impulse! 1963)
  18. Lydia Loveless: I Would Die 4 U – Boy Crazy & Singles(s) (Bloodshot, 2017)
  19. The Kinks: You Can’t Stop The Music – Soap Opera (RCA Victor, 1975)
  20. The Treme Brass Band: You Are My Sunshine – The Treme Brass Band (Mardi Gras, 2008)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 11/12/17

  1. Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino: Quannu Te Visciu – Canzoniere (Ponderosa, 2017)
  2. Tom Petty: I Won’t Back Down – Full Moon Fever (MCA, 1989)
  3. Kanye West, Jamie Foxx: Gold Digger – Gold Digger (Roc-A-Fella, 2005)
  4. Kudsi Ergüner & Süleyman Ergüner: Zikr – Sufi Music of Turkey (CMP, 1990)
  5. Billy Bragg: Saffiya Smiles  – Bridges Not Walls  (Cooking Vinyl, 2017)
  6. Baxter Dury: Miami – Prince of Tears (Heavenly, 2017)
  7. Savoy Brown: I Can’t Stop The Blues – Witchy Feelin’ (Ruf, 2017)
  8. JD McPherson: Bloodhound Rock – Undivided Heart & Soul (New West, 2017)
  9. Kries: Selo Na Okuke – Selo Na Okuke / Village Tracks (Riverboat, 2017)
  10. Honey Dijon & Tim K: Love Muscle (ft. Nomi Ruiz) – The Best of Both Worlds (Classic, 2017)
  11. The Show Ponies: The Time it Takes – How It All Goes Down (FreeMan, 2017)
  12. Langhorne Slim: House of My Soul (You Light the Rooms) – Lost at Last, Vol.1 (Dualtone, 2017)
  13. Missy Elliott: Work It – Under Construction (Elektra, 2002)
  14. Fong Nam: Thep Banthom – The Sleeping Angel: Thai Classical Music (Nimbus, 1991)
  15. Hamell On Trial: Ballad of Chris – Tacklebox (New West, 2017)
  16. Tune-Yards: Look at Your Hands – I can feel you creep into my private life (4AD, 2018)
  17. Fats Domino: I’m Walkin’ – Live From Austin TX (New West, 2006)
  18. Ben Sidran: I Might Be Wrong – Picture Him Happy (Nardis, 2017)
  19. Jay-Z: Dirt Off Your Shoulder – The Black Album (Roc-A-Fella, 2003)
  20. Takano II Ukichi & Chichibu Shachu: Chichibu Yatai Bayashi – Percussion: Japanese Traditional Music, (Seven Seas, 1990)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 11/05/17

  1. Sunflower Bean: I Was A Fool – single (Mom & Pop, 2017)
  2. Björk: Black Lake – Vulnicura Strings (One Little Indian, 2015)
  3. Tom Petty: Find A Friend – Wildflowers (Warner Brothers, 1994)
  4. Ramm: Spark The Universe (Dub Mix) – single (Emotional Rescue, 2017)
  5. Hitch & the Giddyup: Waited Too Long – Under the Neon Swine (Hitch & the Giddyup, 2017)
  6. Hammel On Trial: Safe – Tackle Box (New West, 2017)
  7. Trio Da Kali and Kronos Quartet: Ladilikan – Ladilikan (World Circuit, 2017)
  8. The Prissteens: Wildman – Demos & Rarities Vol. 2 (Girlsville, 2017)
  9. Mâdar-e Zâhir: Shirin Châi Na Khordom – Afghanistan: The Traditional Music of Herât  (Auvidis/UNESCO, 1996)
  10. Lee Ann Womack: Sunday – The Lonely, The Lonesome & The Gone (ATO, 2017)
  11. Ondar: The Other Side of the Mountain – Back TUVA Future (Warner Nashville, 2012)
  12. Destroyer: Tinseltown Swimming In Blood – ken (Merge, 2017)
  13. Acid Pauli: Eddas Cumbia – Es war einmal Indianerland (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Ouie, 2017)
  14. Gregory Porter: Be Good (Lion’s Song) – Be Good (Motéma, 2012)
  15. Robert Hohner Percussion Ensemble: Ionisation – Ionisation (Music Starts From Silence, 2015)
  16. Joel Levine: Peace Go With You Brother – The Whistleblower (IYOUWE, 2017)
  17. chik white: Askasker – Stranger Calls To Land (Feeding Tube, 2017)
  18. Matching Mole: O Caroline – Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs present English Weather (Ace, 2017)
  19. OCS: Memory of a Cut Off Head – single (Castle Face, 2017)
  20. Motörhead: Motörhead (alt. version) – Motörhead (40th Anniv. Ed.) (Chiswick, 2017)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 10/29/17

  1. Tough Age: Everyday Life – Shame (Mint, 2017)
  2. Samantha Fish: Belle Of The West – Belle of The West (Ruf, 2017)
  3. SAICOBAB: Bx Ax Bx – Sab Se Purani Bab (Thrill Jockey, 2017)
  4. Robert Plant: Bones of Saints – Carry Fire (Nonesuch, 2017)
  5. Gregg Kowalsky: L’Ambience, L’Orange – L’Orange, L’Orange (Mexican Summer, 2017)
  6. LCD Soundsystem: Oh Baby – American Dream (DFA/Columbia, 2017)
  7. Devil in a Woodpile: The Pagans Had it Right – 13 Days of Xmas (Bloodshot, 2017)
  8. Frank Zappa: That’s Not Really a Shuffle – Guitar (Barking Pumpkin, 1988)
  9. Greta Van Fleet: Highway Song – Black Smoke Rising (Republic, 2017)
  10. Dizzy Gillespie & Arturo Sandoval: Dizzy the Duck – To a Finland Station (Pablo, 1983)
  11. Lucky Millinder & his Orchestra: Slide Mr. Trombone – Apollo Jump (Proper, 2002)
  12. Hamell On Trial: Tacklebox – Tacklebox (New West, 2017)
  13. Gulp: Morning Velvet Sky – Morning Velvet Sky E.P. (E.L.K., 2017)
  14. Langhorn Slim: Life is Confusing – Lost at Last, Vol. 1 (DualTone, 2017)
  15. Jerry Douglas: 2:19 – What If (Rounder, 2017)
  16. Clyde McPhatter: Lover Please – Lover Please – The Complete MGM & Mercury Singles (Hip-O Select, 2010)
  17. Soraia: Why – Dead Reckoning (Wicked Cool, 2017)
  18. Makthaverskan: Leda – III (Run for Cover, 2017)
  19. The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Rock Me Baby (live) – The Jimi Hendrix Experience (Experience Hendrix/MCA, 2000)
  20. Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement: Jungle is a Shapeshifter (with Silent Servant) – Ambient Black Magic (Hospital Prods, 2017)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 10/22/17

  1. Tiokasin Ghosthorse: Iceman Meltith – From The Continuum (Ghosthorse, 2017)
  2. Texas Gentlemen: Dream Along – Texas Jelly (New West, 2017)
  3. Lost Bayou Ramblers: Freetown Crawl/Fightin’ Ville Brawl – Kalenda (Rice Pump, 2017)
  4. Britta Phillips: Daydream – Luck or Magic (Double Feature, 2016)
  5. Lys Guillorn: How to Make a Mountain – Split Single (Twin Lakes, 2017)
  6. Jeff Fetterman: Brand New Day – 9 Miles to Nowhere (Green Tea, 2017)
  7. Kudsi Ergüner & Süleyman Ergüner: Zikr – Sufi Music of Turkey (Times Square, 2000)
  8. The Raspberries: It’s Cold Outside – Pop Art (Live) (Omnivore, 2017)
  9. The Dream Syndicate: Filter Me Through You – How Did I Find Myself Here? (Anti-, 2017)
  10. Marianne Faithfull: Come and Stay With Me – single (Decca UK, 1965)
  11. Howlin’ Wolf: Tell Me What I’ve Done – The Real Folk Blues (Chess, 1965)
  12. PP Arnold: You Can’t Always Get What You Want – The Turning Tide (Kundalini, 2017)
  13. Dave Bennett: Wichita Lineman – Blood Moon (Mack Avenue, 2017)
  14. Chain & the Gang: Experimental Music – Experimental Music (Radical Elite, 2017)
  15. Molly Gebrian, Danny Holt: Theatric No. 8 – Trios For Two (Innova, 2017)
  16. Camille: Twix – OUÏ (Nonesuch, 2017)
  17. Chris Hillman: Wildflowers – Bidin’ My Time (Rounder, 2017)
  18. Talip Özkan: Semah – Mysteries of Turkey (Music of the World, 1990)
  19. The Dials: Everlast – That Was the Future (Gear, 2017)
  20. Preservation Hall Jazz Band: Mad – So It Is (Legacy, 2017)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 10/15/17

  1. Cappella Amsterdam & Daniel Reuss: Lux Aeterna – Ligeti: Lux Aeterna (Harmonia Mundi, 2008)
  2. Kamasi Washington: Humility – Harmony of Difference (Young Turks, 2017)
  3. Matias Aguayo & The Desdemonas: Nervous – Sofarnopolis (Crammed, 2017)
  4. Nona Hendryx & Gary Lucas: Tropical Hot Dog Night – The World of Captain Beefheart (Knitting Factory, 2017)
  5. Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers: Had to Learn the Hard Way – The EastWest Sessions (Pretty Good For a Girl, 2017)
  6. Hibo Nuura: Haddii Hoobalkii Gabay (If the Artist Let’s You Down) – Sweet as Broken Dates: Lost Somali Tapes from the Horn of Africa (Ostinato, 2017)
  7. Matt Wilson: I Sang – Honey and Salt – Music inspired by the poetry of Carl Sandburg (Palmetto, 2017)
  8. The Replacements: Kiss Me On the Bus – For Sale, Live at Maxwell’s (Rhino, 2017)
  9. Kevin Ayers, Lady June & Ollie Halsall: Lay Lady Lay – The Happening Combo (Market Square, 2017)
  10. Katayoun Goudarzi, Shujaat Khan, Kevin Hays, & Tim Ries: Will You? – Will You? (Tames, 2017)
  11. Trevor Sewell: Fade to Grey (feat. Janis Ian) – Calling Nashville (Trevor Sewell, 2017)
  12. My Darling Clementine: The Embers & the Flames – Still Testifying (Continental Song City, 2017)
  13. Eggs Over Easy: I’m Gonna Put a Bar in the Back of My Car (and Drive Myself to Drink) – Good ‘N’ Cheap: The Eggs Over Easy Story (Yep Roc, 2016)
  14. Mavis Staples: Little Bit – If All I Was Was Black (Anti-, 2017)
  15. Marnie: Heartbreak Kid – Strange Words and Weird Wars (Disco Pinata, 2017)
  16. Wolf Parade: You’re Dreaming – Cry Cry Cry (Sub Pop, 2017)
  17. Van Morrison: Goin’ to Chicago – Roll With the Punches (Caroline International, 2017)
  18. Kronos Quartet: The Beatitudes – Music of Vladimir Martynov (Nonesuch, 2012)
  19. Liam Gallagher: Come Back To Me – As You Were (Warner Bros, 2017)
  20. Tricky: New Stole (feat. Francesca Belmonte) – Ununiform (False Idols, 2017)

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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 10/08/17

  1. The Red Propellers: Sandi Says – The Red Propellers (longblackcoat/Roller Coaster, 2017)
  2. BadBadNotGood: Confessions Pt. lll (ft. Colin Stetson) – single (Innovative Leisure, 2017)
  3. Songhoy Blues: Sahara (feat. Iggy Pop) – Résistance (Fat Possum, 2017)
  4. Las Rubias del Norte: Mana Janab Ne Pukaara Nahin – Ziguala (Barbès, 2010)
  5. Leon Russell: Stranger In a Strange Land – Leon Russell & the Shelter People (Shelter, 1971)
  6. The Heavy Pets: John Galt – Whale (Butterquest, 2007)
  7. The Hempolics: Boss Clock Me Style – Kiss, Cuddle & Torture Vol. 1 (Shark Free, 2017)
  8. Shula Ruth Weinstein: Monkey in Memory – Small and Taller Tales (Tea Tent, 2016)
  9. Charly Bliss: Westermarck – Guppy (Barsuk, 2017)
  10. Sinead O’Connor: Mandinka – Lion and the Cobra (Chrysalis, 1987)
  11. Colorama: Halcyon Days – Some Things Just Take Time (Wonderfulsound, 2017)
  12. Barry Goodreau’s Engine Room: Layin’ It Down – Full Steam Ahead (in Beantown) (Barry Goudreau’s Engine Room, 2017)
  13. Ronnie Spector and The Ronettes: Love Power – single (Tarpan, 2017)
  14. Julian Cope: Soldier Blue – Peggy Suicide (Island,1991)
  15. Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native: The Holdout/Speed Breaker – Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native (Soundly Music, 2017)
  16. James Taylor: Far Afghanistan – Before This World (Concord, 2015)
  17. TylerVision: Purdy Deyenol – Transmitting From Heaven (Exist Dance, 1993)
  18. The Sound Field: Ghost – The Bucket List (Rocker Chick, 2017)
  19. Elvis Presley: (Now and Then There’s) A Fool Such As I – 30 #1 Hits (RCA, 2002)
  20. Diet Cig: Tummy Ache – Swear I’m Good At This (Frenchkiss, 2017)

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