Brighten the Corners

show 300 2/12/13

WCNR Brighten the Corners 2-12-13 (Show 300)

{all titles out now unless otherwise noted}




The Postal Service – “A Tattered Line of String”/Give Up reissue (out 4/9)

Fitz & The Tantrums – “Out of My League”/More Than Just A Dream (out 5/7)

Walk Off the Earth – “Red Hands”/R.E.V.O. (out 3/19)

Dawes – “From A Window Seat”/Stories Don’t End (out 4/9)

Snow Patrol – “The Lightning Strike (What If This Storm Ends)”/Greatest Hits, EPIC movie (May)


Cold War Kids – “Miracle Mile”/Dear Miss Lonelyhearts (out 4/2)

Local Natives – “Heavy Feet”/Hummingbird


Charles Bradley – “Strictly Reserved For You”/Victim of Love (out 4/2, in Cville 4/13)

The James Hunter Six – “Minute By Minute”/title track (out 2/26)


The Slide Brothers – “No Cheap Seats in Heaven”/Robert Randolph Presents… (out 2/19)

Steve Martin & Edie Brickell – “Sun’s Gonna Shine”/Love Has Come For You (out 4/23)

Pixies – “Hey”/Live in Vancouver 4/23/04 official bootleg




Pixies – “Wave of Mutilation (UK Surf)/Complete “B” Sides (Black Francis in Cville 2/19!!)


Night Beds – “Ramona”/Country Sleep

Parquet Courts – “Borrowed Time”/Light Up Gold

Gibby Haynes – “You Don’t Have To Be Smart”/Third Man Records 7” series (out 2/14)

Nataly Dawn – “Long Running Joke”/How I Knew Her (out today)


Gliss – “Hunting”/Langsom Dans

Donora – “Float Away”/Play Nice EP

On and On – “The Hunter”/Give In


The Ruby Suns – “In Real Life”/Christopher

Cheatahs – “The Swan”/Extended Plays


Biffy Clyro – “Black Chandelier”/Opposites (out 3/12)

How To Destroy Angels – “How Long”/Welcome Oblivion (out 3/5)



Atoms For Peace – “Judge Jury Executioner”/AMOK (out 2/26)

Shout Out Louds – “Illusions”/Optica (out 2/26)


Widowspeak – “Ballad of the Golden Hour”/Almanac

Matt Pond – “Love To Get Used”/Corner Lounge version from 2/11


Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers – “Dignified & Old”/Richman in Cville 2/17

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