Brighten the Corners

BTC show #313 – 5/14/13

WCNR Brighten the Corners 5-14-13 (Show 313)

{all titles out now unless otherwise noted}




Eric Burdon & Jenny Lewis – “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood”/True Blood Vol. 4 (out 5/28)

The Olms (Pete Yorn & JD King) – “Wanna Feel It”/s/t EP out now, full 6/4

Mikal Cronin – “Am I Wrong”/MCII

Palma Violets – “Best of Friends”/180

Broncho – “Try Me Out Sometime”/Can’t Get Past The Lips (out 6/4, in Cville 6/21)


Vampire Weekend – “Worship You”/Modern Vampires of the City (out today)

Guided By Voices – “Islands (She Talks In Rainbows)”/English Little League


The BesnardLakes – “People of the Sticks”/Until In Excess, Imperceptible UFO

Still Corners – “Fireflies”/Strange Pleasures

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

Mayer Hawthorne – “Her Favorite Song”/Where Does This Door Go? (out 7/16)

JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound – “Rouse Yourself”/Howl (out 5/21)


Quadron – “Hey Love”/new single




Small Black – “Free At Dawn”/Limits of Desire (out today)


Neko Case – “That’s Who I Am”/Ghost Brothers of Darkland County (out 6/4)

Jack White – “Love Is Blindness”/The Great Gatsby soundtrack (Bono’s b’day last week)

The Postal Service – “Recycled Air” (live)/Give Up 10th Anniv. Deluxe reissue

~phone interview w/ Laura Burhenn of Mynabirds/Postal Service touring band!

The Shins – “We Will Become Silhouettes”/Postal Service reissue (gave away 3-LP version!)


Laura Mvula – “She”/Sing To The Moon (out today)

José James – “Trouble”/No Beginning No End


Houndmouth – “On The Road”/From The Hills Above The City (out 6/4)

Waxahatchee – “Peace and Quiet”/Cerulean Salt

David Byrne & St. Vincent – “I Am An Ape”/Love This Giant

David Byrne & St. Vincent – “I Should Watch TV”/for David Byrne’s 61st b’day today!




Born Ruffians – “Needle”/Birthmarks

The National – “Sea of Love”/Trouble Will Find Me (out 5/21)

Savages – “She Will”/Silence Yourself


MS MR – “Hurricane”/Secondhand Rapture (out today)

Hockey – “Love Is Strange”/Wyeth Is (came out last week)


Wild Nothing – “Ocean Repeating (Big-Eyed Girl)”/Empty Estate EP (out today, in Cville 6/11)

Classixx – “All You’re Waiting For”/HangingGardens (out today)


The Uncluded (Aesop Rock + Kimya Dawson) – “Delicate Cycle”/Hokey Fright (came out last wk)

The Features – “This Disorder”/s/t (out today)


Marco Benevento – “Limbs of a Pine”/2012; in Cville 5/18

Dead Professional – “Bad Memory”/ (Cville show 5/17)

Bronze Radio Return – “Further On”/new album due in a few weeks (in Cville 5/15)


GEMS – “Pegasus”/ (Cville show 5/17)

Lake Street Dive – “Rich Girl”/Corner Lounge version (in Cville 5/16)


Kopecky Family Band – “Hope”/Corner Lounge version from 9 hours ago! (Cville show 5/14)

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