Brighten the Corners

BTC Show #325 – 8/13/13

we skipped last week due to my Chicago vacation, but glad to be back in action this week!  I’m still way behind on my listening stockpile this year, but I’m pretty proud of this episode!

WCNR Brighten the Corners 8-13-13 (Show 325)

{all titles out now unless otherwise noted}




PJ Harvey – “Shaker Aamer”/new free download for Guantanamo prisoner

Elbow – “Mercy Street”/And I’ll Scratch Yours (P. Gabriel covers album out 9/24)

Joseph Arthur – “Currency of Love”/The Ballad of Boogie Christ

Cage The Elephant – “Come A Little Closer”/Melophobia (out 10/8)

MGMT – “Your Life Is A Lie”/MGMT (out 9/17)


Haim – “The Wire”/Days Are Gone (out 9/30)
Cults – “I Can Hardly Make You Mine”/Static (out 10/15)


Don Cavalli – “Temperamental”/title track (out today)

Barrence Whitfield & The Savages – “The Corner Man”/Dig Thy Savage Soul (out today)

Ewert & The Two Dragons – “In the End, There’s Only Love”/Good Man Down (out today)

Young Things (w/ Har Mar Superstar) – “Goodbye Sexual”/Hello Love // Goodbye Sexual




The Avett Brothers – “Another Is Waiting”/Magpie & The Dandelion (out 10/15)

The Head & The Heart – “Shake”/Let’s Be Still (out 10/15)

Blitzen Trapper – “Ever Loved Once”/VII (out 10/1)

Bloc Party – “Ratchet”/The Nextwave Sessions (out today)

TV on the Radio – “Mercy”/new single


Queens of the Stone Age – “I Sat By The Ocean”/…Like Clockwork

No Age – “No Ground”/An Object (out 8/20)


White Denim – “Pretty Green”/Corsicana Lemonade (out 10/29)

Mike Doughty – “The Idiot Kings”/Circles Super Bon Bon…(out 9/17)


Washed Out – “It All Feels Right”/Paracosm (out today)

Diana – “Perpetual Surrender”/title track (out 8/20)

John Mayer w/ FrankOcean – “Wildfire”/ParadiseValley (out today)

Mikky Ekko – “Kids”/new single out now




Jagwar Ma – “Come Save Me”/Howlin’ (out today)


Valerie June – “Workin’ Woman Blues”/Pushin’ Against A Stone (out today)

Willie Nelson (w/ Mavis Staples) – “Grandma’s Hands”/To All The Girls… (out 9/24)



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