music to get through these times

Like Mladen I have been on a music kick lately.  Well, technically, I never am without music.  But I have been discovering new stuff and rediscovering some old. 

It has been great. 

So here is some things you should check out:

Coconut Records – Davy (album)
Microphone
Saint Jerome
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Mike Birbiglia – Two Drink Mike
“You’re like the boy who cried Mo-fo.” 
“I ain’t playing Scrabble with Jay-Z anytime soon…I am going to consult my dictionizza.” 
“You gotta dance, you gotta dance, and then I dance, and the ladies are like, ‘not like that.'”

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Beyonce – “Single Ladies (put a ring on it)” 
This song has really been in my head the past few weeks.  Ever since I saw it on parodied on SNL with Paul Rudd. 

Fiction Family
When she’s near
War in my blood
(the good thing about this group is that it is a side project of Jon Foreman – from Switchfoot, and Sean Watkins – from Nickelcreek.  Also, the original title for the group was the Real Sean Jon – amazing title). 

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Bon Iver
Blood Bank

Animal Collective
My Girls (very reminscient of the Beach Boys)

Randy Newman
You’ve got a friend of me

Bruce Springsteen
Glory Days
Badlands
Working on a dream

The Kills
Crazy (cover of Patsy Cline)

Kim Walker
We Cry Out
How He Loves

Parachute, VA
She is Love

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One thought on “music to get through these times

  1. Coconut Records are great. I love the song Microphone. You should check out their album Nighttiming. The song West Coast is brilliant. Mike Birbiglia, hmm. I never heard of this guy. I might have to check him out, sound pretty funny.

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