Thursday (Covers) Morning Music Shuffle – Imagine Mix

COVERERS: 1. Jim James is the Lead Vocalist,guitarist and primary songwriter for the Louisville based band My Morning Jacket. Calexico is a Tucson, Arizon based Americana/Indie Rock band featuring two former members of the band Giant Sand.

2. R.E.M. are or were R.E.M.

3. BR549 are a Nashville based Country band who got their start in the bars on Lower Broadway in Nashville.

4. Porcelain Raft is a London based solo project of Mauro Remiddi formerly of Sunny Day Sets Fires – an indie psychedelic pop band.


COVEREES: 1. Bob Dylan is Robert Allen Zimmerman. The Band were formerly The Hawks.

 2. Aerosmith is the band that that American Idol judge is or used to be in. You know the one that leers and looks kind of like Mick Jagger.

3. Anne Murray is Canadian country music singer.

4. Nirvana were a Seattle-based grunge band. That Foo Fighters guy used to be in this band.

The Covers:



4. Free MP3 (via Stereogum)

Wednesday Morning Music Shuffle – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun and Games without Frontiers Mix

Don’t ask me about the subtitle.. my mind just running off at odd angles.

I was feeling kind of “off” walking up the hill this morning. I don’t know if it was from the Nitrous Oxide or from listening to David Foster Wallace on CD….



(click  album cover to purchase and download the album Hands on the Stereo containing the song Can’t Stop Kids Like Us)

Hands on the Stereo are a Hardcore/Punk band from New Jersey.  Can’t Stop Kids Like Us was the first song in my mix from this a.m.




(click album cover to download No Symentry a 2010 album by Those Mockingbirds)

Those Mockingbirds were band of the week a few back.  Now they are up for Band of the Year (go vote for someone if you haven’t already – Go)  Today’s song is an instrumental called Mountain Slang II which is not on the album referenced above, but on their new EP Fa Sol La which is available for free on their website.

(Use the widget above to download Untetherd by Gabriel featuring Breath and Roses – you can and should leave a tip if you are able)

Today our third song is another track off the Untethered Album by Gabriel.  This one is called Breath and Roses . Which you can get via  If you haven’t checked out Noisetrade – do it now.

(click album cover to purchase and download the Gone Blind EP by Porcelain Raft)

Porcelain Raft is from London. Today’s fourth song was an interesting cover of Nirvana’s Come as You Are which is not on the Gone Blind EP but is available for download at Sterogum.


(click album cover to purchase and download Galaxies and Such by Jillian Edwards featuring the song July & June)

Jillian Edwards is a Texas-based indie/folk artist. This is the first I’ve heard from her, and I’m already a fan.  July & June is the fifth and final song on today’s mix.



Nirvana - In Utero

Nirvana – In Utero

Matching folio with 12 songs, including: All Apologies * Heart-Shaped Box * Serve The Servants * and more.