Brighten the Corners

BTC show #321 – 7/9/13

WCNR Brighten the Corners 7-9-13 (Show 321)

{all titles out now unless otherwise noted}

* – older cuts Pearl Jam has covered over the years (PJ in Cville 10/29!)




Regina Spektor – “You’ve Got Time”/Orange Is The New Black (new Netflix TV series) theme

Divine Fits – “Chained To Love”/new single

*The La’s – “Timeless Melody”/1990


Widowspeak – “Ballad of the Golden Hour”/Almanac (in Cville tmrw!!)

Sebadoh – “All Kinds”/Secret EP (out now); Defend Yourself full out 9/17


Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin – “Nightwater Girlfriend”/Fly By Wire (out 9/17)

Sons of Hippies – “Mirrorball”/Griffons at the Gates of Heaven (out 7/16)


JD McPherson & Pokey LaFarge – “Good Old Oklahoma”/2013 Tornado benefit single

Preservation Hall Jazz Band (w/ Jim James) – “I Think I Love You”/That’s It! (out today)


Deer Tick – “The Rock”/Negativity (out 9/24)

*Buzzcocks – “Why Can’t I Touch It?”/1979

Gregory Alan Isakov – “Living Proof”/The Weatherman (out today, in Cville 7/11)




Janelle Monae – “Dance Apocalyptic”/The Electric Lady (out 9/10)

Beck – “I Won’t Be Long”/new single (out this week)

City & Colour – “Thirst”/The Hurry and the Harm

Daughn Gibson – “Kissin on the Blacktop”/Me Moan (out today)


Owen – “Bad Blood”/L’Ami du Peuple (came out last week)

Volcano Choir – “Byegone”/Repave (out 9/3)


The Bloody Beetroots (w/ Paul McCartney & Youth) – “Out of Sight”/new single

Zomby – “With Love”/title track (came out last week)

OMD – “Dresden”/English Electric (in DC 7/13!)

Pet Shop Boys – “Vocal”/Electric (out 7/16)


Bibio – “À tout à l’heure”/Silver Wilkinson



Arthur Beatrice – “Carter (Cut)”/digital single

Robert Pollard – “I Killed A Man Who Looks Like You”/Honey Locust Honky Tonk (out today)

Editors – “A Ton of Love”/The Weight Of Your Love (physical out today, digital already out)

*Eddie Holland – “Leaving Here”/1963


Pearl Jam – “The Real Me”/The Who cover, Live in Philly 10/28/09

Pearl Jam – “Strangest Tribe”/1999 Fan Club Single

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