Tuesday, September 7, 2010

'monday' music mavens

this morning, via group work e-mail, my friend jenny requested songs/artists/albums from me and ac, to add to her itunes. a breath of fresh musical air is what she was in search of. well, she knew where to find it. because here is the list of 75 songs/artists/albums we came up with. a musical compendium, if you will (i will).

** my personal favorites highlighted in yellow.

my list:
1. (thank you, lindsey) One of my fave new bands is called ‘radical face.’ They sound like roadtrip music to me, and they always calm me down at work. Definitely one you need to check out (especially ‘glory’ and ‘welcome home’.)
2. MGMT’s newest album, ‘congratulations
3. Diane Burch’s album ‘bible belt’
4. Band of horses’ album ‘infinite arms'
5. Muse’s song ‘neutron star collision’
6. Fiction family’s song ‘when she’s near’
7. Okgo’s song ‘this too shall pass’
8. The monkees’ song ‘daydream believer’ (oldie but goodie)
9. The outfield’s song ‘your love’ (oldie but goodie)
10. Sia’s song ‘Sunday’
11. Thirteen senses’ song ‘into the fire’
12. Taylor swift’s new single ‘mine,’ which I’m in love with
13. Weezer’s new-ish album ‘raditude,’ and their new album that’s coming out, ‘hurley’
14. Woods’ album ‘at echo lake’
15. guess who’s song ‘no sugar tonight/new mother nature’ (oldie but goodie)
16. the mamas and the papas’ ‘twelve thirty (young girls are coming to the canyon)’ (oldie but goodie)

ac's list:  
17. Beat that Beat by Pauly D. Yep. It’s awesome.
18. I Want You So Hard (Boys Bad News) by Eagles of Death Metal. (I know how it sounds…it’s not death metal…just trust me on this.)
19. Don’t Speak by Eagles of Death Metal.
20. Solid Gold by Eagles of Death Metal. (THIS ONE IS MY FAVORITE!)
21. Death by Diamonds and Pearls by Band of Skulls.
22. Strange Times by The Black Keys.
23. It Feels Alright by Black Lips.
24. Wucan by Black Mountain.
25. Life Love and Laughter by Donovan. (This will be your new favorite.)
26. Dance by Mickey Avalon. (LOOOOOVE!)
27. Cut Your Hair by Pavement.
28. Sugar Daddy by Stephen Trask.
29. Zero by Yeah Yeah Yeahs. (My other favorite.)
30. You Never Know by Wilco.
31. Misunderstood by Wilco.
32. Gamma Ray by Beck.
33. Buzz the Jerks by The Pretty Things.
34. Cry Me a River by Existero & Deeskee.
35. Let It Rain by Tilly and the Wall.
36. Tall Tall Grass by Tilly and the Wall.
37. Dust Me Off by Tilly and the Wall.
38. Fell Down the Stairs by Tilly and the Wall.
39. Little Bit by Lykke Li.
40. Dance. Dance. Dance. By Lykke Li.
41. Untrust Us by Crystal Castles.
42. Grounds for Divorce by Elbow.
43. Reuben by Cathy Davey.
44. Clean and Neat by Cathy Davey.
45. Cheap and Cheerful by The Kills.
46. URA Fever by The Kills.
47. Tape Song by The Kills.
48. Sour Cherry by The Kills.
49. Kissy Kissy by The Kills.
50. No Wow by The Kills.
51. M.E.X.I.C.O.C.U by The Kills.
52. D.A.N.C.E. by Justice.
53. Sleepyhead by Passion Pit.
54. Little Secrets by Passion Pit.
55. The Reeling by Passion Pit.
56. Listzomania by Phoenix.
57. Run Run Run by Phoenix.
58. Do You Realize by The Flaming Lips.
59. Caring is Creepy by The Shins.
60. Australia by The Shins.
61. New Slang by The Shins.
62. Pink Bullets by The Shins.
63. We Own the Sky by M83.
64. Starstruck by Santogold.
65. Lights Out by Santogold.
66. Say Hey (I love You) by Michael Franti and Spearhead. (This one is an absolute MUST….it will always make you happy. Always.)
67. Could You Be Loved by Bob Marley.
68. Three Little Birds by Bob Marley.
69. A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing by This Providence.
70. My Beautiful Rescue by This Providence.
71. All The Pretty Girls by Fun.
72. Walking the Dog by Fun.
73. Be Calm by Fun.
74. Light a Roman Candle by Fun……actually just get then entire Fun. album….it’s called Aim and Ignite.
75. Oh Lord by Foxy Shazam. (You NEED this one too. NEED. This band is like if Mika and Queen had magical babies.)

ok, and as per usual, reader suggestions and feedback appreciated. you can never have enough new music.

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