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WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 03/25/18

  1. Mary Gauthier: Got Your Six – Rifles and Rosary Beads (In the Black, 2018)
  2. Kapela Maliszów: Zawiśloczek / The River Laddie – Wiejski Dżez / Village Jazz (Unzipped Fly, 2017)
  3. James Blood Ulmer: My Woman – In and Out (In+Out, 2009)
  4. Dave Hogan: Analog – Third Life (Dave Hogan, 2017)
  5. Superorganism: It’s All Good – Superorganism (Domino, 2018)
  6. The Fleshtones: Dominique Laboubee – Budget Buster (Yep Roc, 2018)
  7. Karavan Sarai: Pharaoh’s Heaven – Painted Sands (Electrofone, 2018)
  8. Yo La Tengo: Let’s Do It Wrong – There’s A Riot Going On (Matador, 2018)
  9. The Fratellis: Starcrossed Lovers – In Your Own Sweet Time (Cooking Vinyl, 2018)
  10. [Terry Riley, comp.] Rova Saxophone Quartet: Ferdia’s Death Chant – Imbas Forasnal – Chanting the Light of Foresight (New Albion, 1994)
  11. Malagasy Guitar Masters: Tsakorarake – Volo Hazo (Buda, 2018)
  12. Ben Sidran: Too Much Too Late (What Mose Said) – Picture Him Happy (Bonsaï, 2017)
  13. Martin Denny: Quiet Village – Exotic Moog (Liberty, 1969)
  14. Booker T. & the MG’s: Time Is Tight – The Complete Stax/Volt Soul Singles Vol. 2 (Stax, 1993)
  15. Shaolin Temple Defenders: Out in the Sun – Free Your Soul (Soulville Bordeaux, 2017)
  16. Pete Seeger: Which Side Are You On? (live) – The Essential Pete Seeger (Columbia/Legacy, 2013)
  17. Ruthie Foster: Working Woman – Joy Comes Back (Blue Corn, 2017)
  18. The Decemberists: Everything is Awful – I’ll Be Your Girl (Capitol, 2018)
  19. Myles Goodwyn: I Hate To See You Go (But I Love To Watch You Walk Away) – Myles Goodwyn and Friends of The Blues (Linus Ent., 2018)
  20. Bang On A Can: Red Shift [Lois V Vierk, comp.] – Cheating. Lying. Stealing. (Sony Classical, 1996)

This week’s chart data supplied by: howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 03/18/18

  1. Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite: Found The One – No Mercy In This Land (Anti-, 2018)
  2. Lee Dorsey: Yes We Can (pt. 1) – Yes We Can (Polydor, 1970)
  3. Ali Fuat Aydin & Cenk Güray: Cerit Osman Zeybeği – ÖTE (Felmay, 2018)
  4. Eivind Opsvik: Lull Of Lumber – Overseas III (Loyal Label, 2008)
  5. Alsarah & The Nubatones: Nar – Manara (Wonderwheel, 2016)
  6. Alan Vega, Alex Chilton, Ben Vaughn: Candyman – Cubist Blues (2.13.61/Thirsty Ear, 1996)
  7. Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats: Coolin’ Out – Tearing At The Seams (Stax, 2018)
  8. The Rolling Stones: Flight 505 – Aftermath/The Rolling Stones In Mono (ABKCO, 2016)
  9. Japanese Breakfast: Diving Woman – Soft Sounds From Another Planet (Dead Oceans, 2018)
  10. JB Dunckel: Transhumanity – H+ (Jive Epic, 2018)
  11. Betty LaVette: Things Have Changed – Things Have Changed (Atlantic, 2018)
  12. Lost Bayou Ramblers: Nezpiqueu – Kalenda (Rice Pump, 2017)
  13. Ricky Byrd: Better Days – Clean Getaway (Recovery Troubadour, 2017)
  14. Gato Preto: Dia D – Tempo (Unique, 2017)
  15. Fjaak: Snow – Fjaak (Monkeytown, 2017)
  16. Karavan Sarai: Abshar – Painted Sands (Electrofone, 2018)
  17. Alex McMurray: Where K-Doe Lives – How To Be a Cannonball (Threadhead, 2009)
  18. Supriyo Dutta & Federico Sanesi: Raga Bihag – Passionate Voice (Felmay, 2018)
  19. Peter Karp: The Turning Point – Blue Flame (Rose Cottage, 2018)
  20. Eels: Today Is The Day – The Deconstruction (E Works, 2018)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Kevin Gallagher, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 03/11/18

  1. Aksak Maboul: Modern Lesson – Un Peu de l’âme des bandits [Remastered] + Before and After Bandits (Crammed, 2018)
  2. Bill Frisell: Rambler – Music IS (Okeh/Sony Masterworks, 2018)
  3. Patti Smith: Smells Like Teen Spirit – Twelve (Columbia, 2007)
  4. Albert King: Blues Power – Live Wire / Blues Power (Stax, 1968)
  5. Gogo Penguin: Strid – A Humdrum Star (Blue Note, 2018)
  6. Go-Kart Mozart: When You’re Depressed – Mozart’s Mini-Mart (West Midlands, 2018)
  7. Rilo Kiley: I Remember You – Rkives (Little Record Company, 2013)
  8. Dolly Parton: Jolene – single (RCA Victor, 1973)
  9. Ravi Shankar: Raga Piloo – The Ravi Shankar Collection – West Meets East: The Historic Shankar/Menuhin Sessions (Warner Classics, 1999)
  10. Steep Canyon Rangers: When She Was Mine – Out In The Open (Ramseur, 2018)
  11. Ry Cooder: Shrinking Man – The Prodigal Son (Fantasy, 2018)
  12. JD McPherson: Head Over Heels – Let The Good Times Roll (Rounder, 2015)
  13. The Mauskovic Dance Band: Down In the Basement – Down In the Basement EP (Soundway, 2018)
  14. Jim White: Earnest T. Bass at Last Finds the Woman of His Dreams – Waffles, Triangles & Jesus (People In A Position To Know, 2018)
  15. L. Subramaniam: Jai Hanuman! – Global Fusion (Detour, 1999)
  16. Russell Morris: The Real Thing Parts 1&2 – single (Columbia UK, 1970)
  17. Kelis: Milkshake – single (Star Trak Entertainment, 2004)
  18. Wu Man & Master Musicians from the Silk Route: Kurt Naxshisi – Borderlands: Music of Central Asia Vol. 10 (Smithsonian Folkways, 2011)
  19. Nordic Raga: Slängpolska efter Munkberg – Nordic Raga (Riverboat, 2018)
  20. The Men: Rose on Top of the World – Drift (Sacred Bones, 2018)

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

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 03/04/18

  1. Sunflower Bean: Twentytwo – Twentytwo in Blue (Mom + Pop, 2018)
  2. Wreckless Eric: Wow & Flutter – Construction Time and Demolition (Southern Domestic, 2018)
  3. Shukar Collective: Hahaha – Urban Gypsy (Riverboat, 2005)
  4. Hint: Quite Spectacular – Portakabin Fever (Ninja Tune, 2003)
  5. Average White Band: Shower The People – Inside Out (AWB, 2018)
  6. Paul Thorn: Love Train – Don’t Let The Devil Ride (Perpetual Obscurity, 2018)
  7. Willie Nelson: Last Man Standing – Last Man Standing (Sony, 2018)
  8. Steve Reich: Pulse – Pulse / Quartet (Nonesuch, 2018)
  9. Shakey Graves: Kids These Days – Can’t Wake Up (Dualtone, 2018)
  10. Emily Reo: Coast – Olive Juice (Elestial Sound, 2013)
  11. Bilk: Give Up – single (Legion, 2018)
  12. Amy Rigby: The Old Guys – The Old Guys (Southern Domestic, 2018)
  13. Frank Ocean: Moon River – single (Blonded, 2018)
  14. Papir: V.I – V. (Stickman, 2017)
  15. Michelle Malone: Boxing Gloves – Slings & Arrows (SBS, 2018)
  16. Janelle Monáe: Make Me Feel – Dirty Computer (Bad Boy, 2018)
  17. Hristo Vitchev Quartet: The Shortest Wavelength – Of Light And Shadows (First Orbit Sounds, 2018)
  18. Flowered Up: Weekender – single (Heavenly, 1992)
  19. Bob Dylan: Mississippi – The Bootleg Series, Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs – Rare and Unreleased 1989-2006 (Columbia, 2008)
  20. Spirit: Nature’s Way – Twelve Dreams of Dr. Sardonicus (Epic, 1970)

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

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 02/25/18

  1. Deutsche Wertarbeit: Deutscher Wald – Deutsche Elektronische Musik 3: Experimental German Rock and Electronic Music 1971-81 (Soul Jazz, 2018)
  2. Peter Karp: Your Prettiness – Blue Flame (Rose Cottage, 2018)
  3. The Orielles: Let Your Dog Tooth Grow – Silver Dollar Moment (Heavenly/PIAS America, 2018)
  4. Nona Hendryx & Gary Lucas: My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains – The World of Captain Beefheart (Knitting Factory, 2017)
  5. Ghosthorse: Stages of the Young – From The Continuum (Tiokasin Ghosthorse, 2017)
  6. Hamell On Trial: She Ride It – Tacklebox (New West, 2017)
  7. Jon Hassel: Nature Boy – Fascinoma (Water Lily Acoustics, 1999)
  8. Huun-Huur-Tu: Eshten Charlyyry Berge – Sixty Horses in My Herd (Shanachie, 1993)
  9. Kelsey Lu: Dreams – Church (True Panther Sounds, 2016)
  10. Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali: Life and Soul – Day of Colours (Real World, 2004)
  11. The Flashcubes: Boogie City – Forever (Northside, 2017)
  12. Shannon & the Clams: Onion – Onion (Easy Eye/Nonesuch, 2018)
  13. Stella Chiweshe: Njuzu – Ambuya? (Shanachie, 1990)
  14. Al Green: Take Me to the River – Explores Your Mind (Hi, 1974)
  15. Gregory Porter: Take Me to the Alley – Take Me to the Alley (Blue Note, 2016)
  16. Blackberry Smoke: Best Seat In The House – Find A Light (3 Legged, 2018)
  17. Shame: Concrete – Songs of Praise (Dead Oceans, 2018)
  18. Elvis Costello: Watching The Detectives – My Aim Is True (Stiff, 1978)
  19. Courtney Barnett: Nameless, Faceless – Tell Me How You Really Feel (Milk, 2018)
  20. Esperanza Spalding: Ebony & Ivy – Emily’s D+ Evolution (Concord, 2016)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Binnie Klein, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Steve Di Costanzo

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 02/18/18

  1. John Coltrane: Trane’s Slo Blues – Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documenatary (Impulse!, 2017)
  2. John Prine: Summer’s End – The Tree of Forgiveness (Oh Boy, 2018)
  3. Frank Turner: 1933 – Be More Kind (Xtra Mile, 2018)
  4. [György Kurtág, comp.] Andy Stevens, Sergei Vassiliev & Quattro Mani: Életút Lebenslauf, Op. 32 – Re-Structures (Bridge, 2017)
  5. Talking Heads: The Great Curve – The Name Of This Band Is Talking Heads (Sire, 1982)
  6. Warmduscher: Big Wilma – single (The Leaf Label, 2018)
  7. The Monochrome Set: I Feel Fine (Really) – Maisieworld (Tapete, 2018)
  8. Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five: The Message – The Message (Sugar Hill, 1982)
  9. Me’Shell NdegéOcello: May This Be Love – Bitter (Maverick, 1999)
  10. Jack White: Connected by Love – Boarding House Reach (Third Man/Columbia, 2018)
  11. Nils Petter Molvær: Mercury Heart – Baboon Moon (Thirsty Ear, 2011)
  12. The Isley Brothers: Work to Do – Brother, Brother, Brother (T-Neck, 1972)
  13. Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite: Found the One – No Mercy In This Land (Anti-, 2018)
  14. Ezra Furman: Love You So Bad – Transangelic Exodus (Bella Union, 2018)
  15. Prince: When You Were Mine – Dirty Mind (Warner Bros, 1980)
  16. The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Up From The Skies – Axis: Bold As Love (Warner Bros., 1967)
  17. Trés Oui: Séance – Poised to Flourish (Shrimper, 2018)
  18. Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes: Sais (Egypt) – Cosmic Funk (Flying Dutchman, 1974)
  19. Fanfare Ciocarlia: Crayfish Hora – Onwards To Mars! (Asphalt Tango, 2016)
  20. Infamous Stringdusters: This Ol’ Building – Laws of Gravity (Compass, 2017)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, KC Ryan, Kevin Gallagher, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 02/11/18

  1. Amy Rigby: From Philip Roth to R Zimmerman – The Old Guys (Southern Domestic, 2018)
  2. Myrkur: The Serpent – Mareridt (Relapse, 2017)
  3. Kronos Quartet: The Beatitudes – The Music of Vladimir Martynov (Nonesuch, 2012)
  4. Ben Vaughn: Aqua Blue – Instrumental Stylings (Bar None, 1995/2017)
  5. Rory Gallagher: Too Much Alcohol – Irish Tour ’74 (Polydor, 1974)
  6. Savoy Brown: Close to Midnight – Witchy Feelin’ (Ruf, 2017)
  7. The Fall: Victoria – The Frenz Experiment (Beggars Banquet, 1988)
  8. They Might Be Giants: Let’s Get This Over With – I Like Fun (Idlewild, 2018)
  9. Rudresh Mahanthappa, Indo-Pak Coalition: Rasikapriya – Agrima (self-released 2017)
  10. Bob Marley & The Wailers: Who The Cap Fit – Rastaman Vibration (Island, 1976)
  11. Sunflower Bean: Crisis Fest – Twentytwo In Blue (Mom + Pop, 2018)
  12. Bernard Allison: Cruisin For A Bluesin – Let It Go (Ruf, 2018)
  13. Herczku Ágnes: Gyimesi Karszilamasz – Bandázom (Fonó Music Hall, 2014)
  14. Aruán Ortiz: Monochrome (Yubá) – Cubanism (Intakt, 2017)
  15. Brazilian Girls: Pirates – Let’s Make Love (Six Degrees, 2018)
  16. Victoria Vox: Psycho Killer – Her Jumping Flea (Obus, 2006)
  17. Salad Boys: Psych Slasher – This Is Glue (Trouble in Mind, 2018)
  18. Sirius Quartet: Underground Summer – Colors of the East (Autentico Music, 2015)
  19. 47SOUL: Sabah – Balfron Promise (Cooking Vinyl, 2018)
  20. Keith Jarrett: One for Majid (live) – After the Fall (ECM, 2018)

This week’s chart data supplied by: howard thompson, Joseph Celli, KC Ryan, Rich Kaminsky, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 02/04/18

  1. Emily Duff: Shame – single (Mod Prom, 2018)
  2. Roberto Musci & Giovanni Venosta: Vientiane – Messages & Portraits (RéR Megacorp, 1990)
  3. Mélissa Laveaux: Angeli-ko – Radyo Siwèl EP (No Format!, 2018)
  4. Maarja Nuut: Kargus – Une Meeles (maarjanuut.com, 2016)
  5. Balls: Fight For My Country – single (Wizard, 1971)
  6. Sitcom Neighbor: Insomnia – Shag (Gravity Works, 2017)
  7. Brad Mehldau: Things Behind the Sun – Live in Tokyo (Nonesuch, 2003)
  8. Van Der Graaf Generator: Man-Erg – Pawn Hearts (Charisma, 1971)
  9. Kris Kristofferson: Slow Down – Please Don’t Tell Me How The Story Ends: The Publishing Demos 1968-72 (Light In The Attic, 2010)
  10. Joan As Police Woman: Tell Me – Damned Devotion (Play It Again Sam, 2018)
  11. The Cranberries: Linger – Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can’t We? (Island, 1993)
  12. The Raveonettes: My Boyfriend’s Back – Pretty In Black (Columbia/The Orchard, 2005)
  13. Genya Ravan: Flying – Genya Ravan (Columbia, 1972)
  14. Billy Bragg: There Is Power In a Union – Talking With the Taxman About Poetry (Elektra, 1986)
  15. Re Niliu: Metitura – In A Cosmic Ear (Alfa, 2015)
  16. The Kinks: Scattered – Phobia (Columbia, 1993)
  17. Astroboter: Muzumantra – Form & Void (Psychedelic Dungeon, 2018)
  18. Janis Joplin: Mercedes Benz – Pearl (Columbia, 1971)
  19. Eels: The Deconstruction – The Deconstruction (E Works, 2018)
  20. Guy One: Yelmengere De La Gu’usi – #1 (Philophon, 2018)

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

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/28/18

  1. Lucy Dacus: Night Shift – Historian (Matador, 2018)
  2. Joe: Tail Lift – single (Hessle Audio, 2017)
  3. Saeid Shanbehzadeh: Kalfat – Pour-Afrigha (Buda, 2016)
  4. Joji Hirota & Hiten Ryu Daiko: Akita Ondo – Japanese Drums (ARC Music, 2010)
  5. T. Rex: Metal Guru – The Slider (T. Rex/EMI, 1972)
  6. Tom Tom Club: L’elephant – Tom Tom Club (Sire, 2017)
  7. Mark Lanegan Band: Beehive – Gargoyle (Heavenly, 2017)
  8. Lhasa de Sela: De Cara a la Pared – Lhasa Live in Reykjavik (Audiogram, 2017)
  9. Diga Rhythm Band: Tal Mala – Diga (Rykodisc, 1990)
  10. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: Anything That’s Rock ‘n’ Roll – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers (Shelter, 1976)
  11. Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa: Black Coffee – Black Coffee (J & R Adventures, 2018)
  12. 47SOUL: Mo Light – Balfron Promise (Cooking Vinyl, 2018)
  13. Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five: The Adventures of Grandmaster Flash on the Wheels of Steel – The Message (Sugar Hill, 1982)
  14. William Hooker: Sirius Pt 2 – Wings – Shamballa (Duets w/Thurston Moore & Elliott Sharp) (Knitting Factory Works, 1993)
  15. Mr. Jukes: Leap of Faith (feat. De La Soul & Horace Andy) – God First (Island, 2017)
  16. Pham Doc Than: Morning In the Village – Vietnamese Traditional Dan Bau Music (Oliver Sudden Productions Inc., 2002)
  17. Ricky Byrd: Kicks – Clean Getaway (Recovery Troubador, 2017)
  18. Pete Wingfield: 18 With a Bullet – Eighteen With a Bullet (The Island Recordings) (Cherry Red, 2008)
  19. Michelle Malone: Just Getting Started – Slings & Arrows (SBS, 2018)
  20. Kristi Stassinopoulou: Amorgos Passage – The Secrets of the Rocks (Tinder, 2003)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Eric Cocks, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Rob Silber, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/21/18

  1. Glen Hansard: Roll On Slow – Between Two Shores (Anti-, 2018)
  2. Širom: Everything I Sow Is Fatal (Remix) – single (Glitterbeat, 2017)
  3. Jeremy Pinnell: Different Kind Of Love – Ties Of Blood And Affection (Sofaburn, 2017)
  4. Artemis Quartet: Come un Meccanismo Di Precisione – Ligeti String Quartets Nos 1 & 2 (Warner Classics, 2000)
  5. Nora Jane Struthers: Each Season – Champion (Blue Pig, 2017)
  6. Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra: (What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue – Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man 1923-1934 (Columbia, 1994)
  7. Gun Outfit: Strange Insistence – Out of Range (Paradise of Bachelors, 2017)
  8. Wolf Alice: Beautifully Unconventional – Visions Of A Life (Dirty Hit, 2017)
  9. Delaney and Bonnie: Never Ending Song Of Love – Motel Shot (ATCO, 1971)
  10. Jackson Browne: The Dreamer (feat. Los Cenzontles) – single (Inside, 2017)
  11. Annette Peacock: 7 Days – I’m the One (RCA Victor, 1972)
  12. Robert Wyatt: Speechless – Mid-Eighties (Gramavision, 1993)
  13. Marshall Crenshaw: Cynical Girl – Marshall Crenshaw (Warner Bros, 1982)
  14. Shame: Concrete – Songs of Praise (Dead Oceans, 2018)
  15. The Edwin Hawkins Singers: Oh Happy Day – single (Buddah, 1969)
  16. Gajek: Trockenmasse – ’17 (Monkeytown, 2017)
  17. David Byrne: Everybody’s Coming To My House – American Utopia (Nonesuch, 2018)
  18. Mimi Goese & Ben Neill: A Lovely Goodbye – Songs for Persephone (Ramseur, 2011)
  19. Tim Hecker: Balkanize You – Mirages (Alien8, 2004)
  20. The Allergies: Since You’ve Been Gone – Push On (Jalapeno, 2017)

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

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/14/18

  1. Tim Berne’s Snakeoil: Hora Feliz – Incidentals (ECM, 2017)
  2. Gordon Minette: Das Morgenholz – The Alternative Schubertiade (Composers Recordings, 1999)
  3. Motörhead: The Hammer (live) – No Sleep ’Til Hammersmith (Bronze, 1981)
  4. Snapped Ankles: Jonny Guitar Calling Gosta Berlin – Come Play the Trees (The Leaf Label, 2017)
  5. Fred Raimondo: In Your Summer Dress – Little Flower (Narrow Lane, 2018)
  6. The Ebony Hillbillies: 5 Miles From Town – 5 Miles From Town (EH Music, 2017)
  7. tUnE-YArDs: Heart Attack – I can feel you creep into my private life (4AD, 2018)
  8. Ifriqiyya Electrique: Zuru el Haadi – El Maduulaa – Maaluuma – Rûwâhîne (Glitterbeat, 2017)
  9. Filastine + Nova: Glass Seagulls – Drapetomania (Jarring Effects, 2017)
  10. Calexico: End of the World With You – The Thread That Keeps Us (Anti-, 2018)
  11. Gang of Four: At Home He’s a Tourist – Entertainment (Warner Bros, 1979)
  12. Car Seat Headrest: Nervous Young Inhumans – Twin Fantasy (Matador, 2018)
  13. Led Zeppelin: What Is And What Never Should Be – The Complete BBC Sessions (Rhino/Atlantic, 1997)
  14. Kries: Zelena Lipa – Selo Na Okuke / Village Tracks (Riverboat, 2017)
  15. Sandcatchers: The Breathless Empty Morning – What We Found Along The Way (Chant, 2017)
  16. Henry Threadgill: Vivjanrondirkski – Carry the Day (Columbia, 1995)
  17. The Who: A Legal Matter – My Generation (Brunswick, 1966)
  18. Maldita Vecindad y Los Hijos del Quinto Patio: Pachuco – El Circo (BMG Int’l U.S. Latin, 1991)
  19. The Misfits: The Cockroach That Ate Cincinnati – Covered in Punk (Demented Punk, 2018)
  20. Sudha Raghunathan: Nee Irangayenil – Mohana Kalyani (Amutham Music, 1993)

This week’s chart data supplied by: Caroline Doctorow, howard thompson, Joseph Celli, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson

WPKN’s Favorite Tracks of the Week – 01/07/18

  1. Kwame Alexander: Take A Knee – (The Undefeated, 2017)
  2. The James Hunter Six: I Don’t Wanna Be Without You – Whatever It Takes (Daptone, 2018)
  3. Sudan Archives: Come Meh Way – Sudan Archives EP (Stones Throw, 2017)
  4. Dirtmusic: Bi De Sen Söyle – Bu Bir Ruya (Glitterbeat, 2018)
  5. Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet: We Learn to Speak yet Another Language – Landfall (Nonesuch, 2018)
  6. SAICOBAB: Naam Chuulo – Sab Se Purani Bab (Thrill Jockey, 2017)
  7. TootArd: Bayati Blues – Laissez Passer (Glitterbeat, 2017)
  8. Mott The Hoople: Momma’s Little Jewel – All The Young Dudes (Columbia, 1972)
  9. Femi Kuti: One People One World – One People One World (Knitting Factory, 2018)
  10. The Lost Bayou Ramblers: Sabine Turnaround – Kalenda (Rice Pump, 2017)
  11. Wendy Carlos: Midnight Sun – Sonic Seasonings/Land of the Midnight Sun (East Side Digital, 1998)
  12. The Fame-Beats: Watford Stomp – single (Wick, 2018)
  13. Nick Lowe: The Beast In Me – The Impossible Bird (Upstart, 1994)
  14. James Brown: Since You’ve Been Gone – Motherlode (Polydor, 1988)
  15. Calexico: Voices in the Field – The Thread That Keeps Us (Anti-, 2018)
  16. Ronnie Davis: Tradition Song – single (Hot Stuff, 1975)
  17. Bruce Cockburn: States I’m In – Bone on Bone (True North, 2017)
  18. Artemiy Artemiev: Finale – The Warning (Electroshock, 1993)
  19. Family: Broken Nose – Bandstand (Reprise, 1972)
  20. Chad & Jeremy: Sunstroke – The Ark (Columbia, 1968)

This week’s chart data supplied by: howard thompson, KC Ryan, Kevin Gallagher, Rich Kaminsky, Rod Richardson, Steve Di Costanzo, Valerie Richardson