Brighten the Corners

BTC show #314 – 5/21/13

WCNR Brighten the Corners 5-21-13 (Show 314)

{all titles out now unless otherwise noted}




Mavis Staples – “Can You Get To That?”/One True Vine (out 6/25)

Booker T. w/ Mayer Hawthorne – “Sound The Alarm”/title track (out 6/25)

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

San Cisco – “Awkward”/on Corner New Music Sampler CD Vol. 13 (unveiled today)


Small Black – “Free At Dawn”/Limits of Desire

Majical Cloudz – “Childhood’s End”/Impersonator (out today)


Gibraltar – “Springfield”/Storms EP

The Baptist Generals – “Broken Glass”/Jackleg Devotional To The Heart (out today)


Laura Mvula – “She”/Sing To The Moon

Quadron – “Hey Love”/Avalanche (out 6/4)

Dungeonesse – “Drive You Crazy”/s/t (came out last week)

The National – “Fireproof”/Trouble Will Find Me (out today)

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




Daft Punk – “Contact”/Random Access Memories (out today)

The Child of Lov – “Fly”/s/t

Man or Astroman? – “Communication Breakdown, Pt. II”/Defcon 5…4…3…2…1 (out today)

Mikal Cronin – “Weight”/MCII

Telekinesis – “Power Lines”/Dormarion


Blue-Eyed Son – “Golden”/Shadows on the Son EP (out 5/28)

Rogue Wave – “College”/Nightingale Floors (out 6/4)


Shovels & Rope – “Boxcar”/O’ Be Joyful (Deluxe Edition out today)

Vandaveer – “Pretty Polly”/Oh, Willie, Please…

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

Nathaniel Walcott, Mike Mogis & Big Harp – “At Your Door”/Stuck in Love soundtrack (out today)


David Ford – “Pour A Little Poison”/Charge




Eisley – “Currents”/title track (out 5/28)

The Skins – “Dead Hands”/Show Me Some Skins (out this summer)


Charles Bradley – “I’ll Slip Away”/Rodriguez cover; Light in the Attic 10th Anniv. 7” series

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. – “Habits”/Patterns EP

Cheyenne Marie Mize – “Among The Grey”/title track (out 6/25)


John Grant – “Pale Green Ghosts”/title track

Flaming Lips – “Always There…In Our Hearts”/The Terror


Stephen Colbert/Brian Eno/Michael Stipe – “Lean On Me”/Colbert & Eno’s b’days last week + Colbert gave Valedictory speech at UVA graduation wknd 5/18



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