Brighten the Corners

BTC show #307 – 4/2/13

WCNR Brighten the Corners 4-2-13 (Show 307)

{all titles out now unless otherwise noted}




Brittany Howard & Ruby Amanfu – “I Wonder”/Third Man Records 7-inch series (Rodriguez cover)

Murder By Death – “Little Red Riding Hood”/As You Wish: Kickstarter Covers (out today via

Mudhoney – “I Like It Small”/Vanishing Point (out today)


John Grant – “GMF (Greatest Living Creature)”/Pale Green Ghosts (out 5/14)

The Black Angels – “Don’t Play With Guns”/Indigo Meadow (out today)

Bleached – “Next Stop”/Ride Your Heart (out today)


Telekinesis – “Ghosts and Creatures”/Dormarion (out today)

Young Man – “Josie”/Beyond Was All Around Me (out 4/9)


Blind Pilot – “The Eagle & The Hawk”/The Music Is You: John Denver Tribute (out today)

Junip – “Your Life Your Call”/s/t (out 4/23)

Big Boi – “Apple of My Eye”/Vicious Lies & Dangerous Rumors (in Cville 4/20)

The Vaccines – “Teenage Icon”/2012 (in Cville 6/12)

Team Spirit – “Teenage Love”/s/t EP (out 4/9)


The Thermals – “The Sunset”/Desperate Ground (out 4/16)




Mad Season – “Locomotive”/Above deluxe reissue (out today)


Rilo Kiley – “Runnin’ Around”/rkives (out today)

Kopecky Family Band – “Are You Listening”/Kids Raising Kids (in Cville 5/14)

They Might Be Giants – “Stone Cold Coup D’Etat”/Nanobots (in Cville 4/9)


Nataly Dawn – “Still A Believer”/Corner Lounge version from 3/31

Daughter – “Still”/If You Leave (out 4/30)


Laura Marling – “Where Can I Go?”/Once I Was An Eagle (out 5/28)

Patty Griffin – “Ohio”/American Kid (out 5/7)

Hem – “Tourniquet”/Departure & Farewell (out today)

JJ Grey & Mofro – “99 Shades of Crazy”/This River (out 4/16)

Charles Bradley – “You Put The Flame On It”/Victim of Love (out today, in Cville 4/13)


She & Him – “Never Wanted Your Love”/Volume 3 (out 5/7)

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – “Sacrilege”/Mosquito (out 4/16)




Haerts – “Wings”/single out today


Generationals – “Put A Light On”/Heza (out today)

Cloud Cult – “Good Friend”/Love


Hey Marseilles – “Bright Stars Burning”/Lines We Trace

Cold War Kids – “Miracle Mile”/Dear Miss Lonelyhearts (out today)


Steve Martin & Edie Brickell – “Love Has Come For You”/title track (out 4/23)

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