HEARD: Playlist, 6/26-7/16/17

Just so you know where our ears have been at, here’s a rundown of what we’ve been spinning at Nippertown HQ (and in the Nippermobile) this past couple of weeks – CDs, vinyl, streaming and maybe even a cassette or two:

James Elkington: Wintres Woma (Paradise of Bachelors, 2017)
Todd Rundgren: Global (Esoteric Antenna, 2015)
David Bowie: The Buddha of Suburbia (Virgin, 1995)
David Bowie: Lodger (RCA, 1979)
David Bowie: Low (RCA, 1977)
The Coteries: Reason in the Road (The Coteries, 2016)
Amadou & Miriam: Bofou Safou (Because Music, 2017)
American Music Club: The Golden Age (Merge, 2008)
Hurray for the Riff Raff: The Navigator (ATO, 2017)
Nick Millevoi: Desertion (Shhpuma, 2016)
Shivaree: Tainted Love: Mating Calls & Fight Songs (Rounder, 2007)
Dionne Warwick: Burt Bacharach’s Greatest Hits (Seven Music, 2017)
ALA.NI: You & I (Missing Piece, 2017)
David Bowie: Reality (ISO, 2003)
Little Feat: Sailin’ Shoes (Warner Bros., 1972)
Bjork: Bastards (One Little Indian, 2012)
Maria Callas, Enzo Mascherini, Orchestra e Coro del Teatro alla Scala: Verdi’s “Macbeth” (EMI Classics, 1993)

Lissie: Live at Union Chapel (Lionboy, 2016)
Xenia Rubinos: Black Terry Cat (Anti, 2016)
Marti Jones: Any Kind of Lie (RCA, 1999)
John Scofield: Country for Old Men (Impulse, 2016)
Adam Levy/Anthony da Costa: Neighbors (Adam Levy/Anthony da Costa, 2017)
Bryan Thomas: How Bigger Was Born (WT3, 2017)
Bryan Thomas: Songs About Books About Writers (WT3, 2017)
Bryan Thomas: Smash to Pieces (WT3, 2011)
K.Flay: Every Where Is Some Where (Interscope, 2017)
Molly Tuttle: Rise (Molly Tuttle, 2017)
Zigtebra: Sparkle Tip (FPE, 2017)
Eminem: Curtain Call (Interscope, 2005)
Peter Perrett: How the West Was Won (Domino, 2017)
Gillian Welch: The Harrow & the Harvest (Acony, 2011)
Western Centuries: Weight of the World (Free Dirt, 2016)
Rolling Stones: Dirty Work (Rolling Stones, 1986)
Dusty Springfield: White Heat (Casablanca, 1982)
Rough Trade: Weapons (True North, 1983)
Rough Trade: Avoid Freud (True North, 1980)
Dusty Springfield: It Begins Again (United Artists, 1978)
The National: Trouble Will Find Me (4AD, 2013)
Bettye LaVette: Worthy (Cherry Red, 2015)
The New Orleans Suspects: Kaleidoscoped (Louisiana red Hot, 2016)
Brian Eno: The Shutov Assembly (All Saints, 1992)
Duffy: Rockferry (Mercury, 2008)
Gene Pitney: Just One Smile (Musicor, 1967)
Judas Priest: Screaming for Vengeance (Columbia, 1982)
Laurie Anderson: Big Science (Warner Bros., 1982)
Steve Reich: Reich Remixed (Nonesuch, 1999)
Lughead: Hold My Life (Paint Chip, 1996)
Lut: War Wagon (Stinkypants, 2010)
Jackie Leven: Only the Ocean Can Forgive (Haunted Valley, 2003)
Jackie Leven: Gothic Road (Cooking Vinyl, 2010)
Elvis Costello & Burt Bacharach: Painted from Memory (Mercury, 1998)
Joan Osborne: Breakfast in Bed (Time Life, 2007)
Baby Washington: Breakfast in Bed (Atlantic, 1969)
Jennifer Page: Starflower (Lil Bit Music, 2017)
Various artists: WEXT 10 (Super Secret 518, 2017)
Great Mutations: Victory Lap (Great Mutations, 2017)
Chris Whitley: Perfect Day (Ulftone, 2000)
Chris Whitley: Long Way Around: An Anthology 1991-2001 (Columbia/Legacy, 2002)
The Steel Wheels: Wild as We Came Here (Big Ring, 2017)
Twisted Pine: Twisted Pine (Signature Sounds, 2017)
Feist: Pleasure (Polydor, 2017)
Waxahatchee: Out in the Storm (Merge, 2017)
Kokoko!: Tokoliana (ICI, 2017)
Sam Roberts Band: TerraForm (Universal, 2016)

1 Comment
  1. james says

    The Myto 2006 version of Callas’ only Macbeth is a slightly better transfer than the ’97 EMI I also have (which I have read is the same as the ’93 mentioned). She’s 28 here and freakishly devastating. Wish there was a studio recording of this from this era.

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