Playlist, WSUM, 2014-08-26

Well-made albums: Menomena, Friend & Foe; Jack White, Lazaretto. Music’s good, too.

First Hour:

  1. The Boys Are Leaving Town by Japandroids from Post-Nothing [Polyvinyl]
  2. Kind Of Guy by King Tuff from Was Dead [Burger Records]
  3. Stranger by TV Ghost from Disconnect [In The Red]
  4. Wet & Rusting by Menomena from Friend & Foe [Barsuk]
  5. Lazaretto [new release] by Jack White from Lazaretto [Third Man]
  6. Wake Me Up [new release] by Elvis Costello & The Roots from Wise Up Ghost & Other Songs [Blue Note]
  7. Mayonaise by Smashing Pumpkins from Siamese Dream [Virgin]
  8. Rainy Taxi [new release] by Spoon from They Want My Soul [Republic]
  9. Luck Now [new release] by Big Scary from Not Art [Barsuk]
  10. You’ll Stay [new release] by Tom Vek from Luck [Moshi Moshi]
  11. Rats by Sonic Youth from Rather Ripped [Geffen]
  12. Never Understand by Jesus & Mary Chain from Psychocandy [Reprise]
  13. Rendezvous by Link Wray from Slinky/Rendezvous 7″ [Sundazed/Epic]
  14. Walk Away [new release] by Tony Molina from Dissed And Dismissed [Slumberland]

Second Hour:

  1. Rock Island Line by Johnny Cash from With His Hot And Blue Guitar [Sun]
  2. A Down And Dusky Blonde by God Help The Girl from God Help The Girl [Matador]
  3. Perfection As A Hipster by God Help The Girl from Original Motion Picture Sountrack [Milan]
  4. You Just Haven’t Earned It Yet Baby by The Smiths from Louder Than Bombs [Rough Trade]
  5. Gimmie Shelter by The Rolling Stones from Let It Bleed [London]
  6. Street Fighting Man [new release] by Mike Watt & The Secondmen from I Saved Latin! [American Laundromat]
  7. Cico Buff by Cocteau Twins from Blue Bell Knoll [4AD]
  8. Dress [new release] by Sylvan Esso from Sylvan Esso [Partisan]
  9. Taking Chances [new release] by Sharon Van Etten from Are We There [Jagjaguwar]
  10. Anonymous Club [new release] by Courtney Barnett from The Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas [Marathon]
  11. Across The Universe by David Bowie from Young Americans [RCA]
  12. Something Bigger, Something Brighte by Pretty Girls Make Graves from The New Romance [Matador]
  13. Stems (Cops ‘N’ Robbers Mix) by DJ Shadow from Excessive Ephemera [Universal/Island]
    tagged with genre(s): [hip hop]

Upcoming Shows (in Madison, unless otherwise noted):

  • Fri, 22 Aug, LIVE ON KING STREET: Deer Tick + The Weeks + Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas @ Majestic Theatre/King Street, Gates 6pm, FREE.
  • Thu, 04 Sept, Sylvan Esso @ Majestic Theatre, 9pm, $12 adv $15 dos.
  • Fri, 05 Sept, Trampled By Turtles + Hurray for the Riff Raff @ Overture Hall at Overture Center for the Arts, 8pm, $28 adv $32 dos.
  • Wed, 17 Sept, Pomplamoose + TBA @ High Noon Saloon, 8pm, $15 adv $17 dos, 18+.
  • Thu, 18 Sept, Spoon + EMA @ Orpheum Theatre, 8:30pm, $25 adv $30 dos.
  • Thu, 18 Sept, Black Lips + King Khan & BBQ @ The High Noon, 8pm, $18 adv $20 dos.
  • Sat, 20 Sept, The War On Drugs + Califone @ Majestic Theatre, 9pm, $20 adv $25 dos.
  • Wed, 24 Sept, Justin Townes Earle + American Aquarium @ Barrymore¬†Theatre, 7:30pm, $20 adv $22 dos.
  • Sat, 27 Sept, Panda Bear + Blues Control @ Majestic Theatre, 9pm, $20.
  • Sun, 05 Oct, of Montreal + Pillar Point @ Majestic Theatre, 8pm $20.
  • Sun, 05 Oct, Shovels and Rope + John Fulbright @ Barrymore¬†Theatre, 7:30pm, $20 adv $22 dos.
  • Fri, 10 Oct, J Mascis (of Dinosaur Jr) @ High Noon Saloon, 9:30pm, $18 adv $20 dos.
  • Sun, 12 Oct, Pixies + Royal Blood @ Orpheum Theater, 7:30pm, $39.75.
  • Fri, 17 Oct, Ani Difranco @ Barrymore Theatre, 8pm, $39.50, general admission, all ages.