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The Lee Show—with Jay

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Posted 9/1/14 at 6:03 pm by Jay Sandusky | 0 comments

Lost Music Saloon: PLAYLIST: September 1, 2014: 5-7:00 p.m.: Labor Day

 

Welcome to the Labor Day edition of the Lost Music Saloon.  
 
Hard to believe that yet another summer has gone by, but here it is - - September 1st.  In recognition of the holiday, I'll be airing songs about working men and women...truck drivers and waitresses; farmers and outlaws; soldiers and coal miners; yuppies and welfare mothers; unions and strikes; folks who are making it here, and folks who ain't.  
 
Click on 'read more' below for tonight's playlist.
 

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Posted 9/1/14 at 12:48 pm by Garry Morse | 0 comments

Top 30 for Aug 25-31

Rank Artist Album Label
1 Twin Peaks Wild Onion Grand Jury
2 Twerps Underlay Merge
3 Jenny Lewis The Voyager Warner Bros.
4 Eternal Summers The Drop Beneath Kanine
5 A Sunny Day In Glasgow Sea When Absent Lefse
6 Luluc Passerby Sub Pop
7 Cold Beat Over Me Crime on the Moon
8 Sinkane Mean Love DFA
9 Ty Segall Manipulator Drag City
10 Lightfields Junior DelGato
11 Bastard Sapling Instinct is Forever Forcefield
12 New Pornographers Brill Bruisers Last Gang
13 Tiny Ruins Brightly Painted One Flying Nun
14 Bahamas Bahamas Is Afie Brushfire
15 Positive No Automatic Cars b/w Slumber Sequence 7" Negative Fun
16 Last Internationale We Will Reign Epic
17 J Mascis Tied to a Star Sub Pop
18 Elephant Stone The Three Poisons Hidden Pony
19 El May The Other Person is You Rose Quartz
20 Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas Secret Evil Instant
21 Ikonika Position Hyperdub
22 Lili Haydn LiliLand MRI
23 Makthaverskan II Run For Cover
24 Gossling Harvest of Gold Nettwerk
25 Julia Holter Don't Take Me Over [single] Domino
26 Sarah Jaffe Don't Disconnect Kirtland
27 Orenda Fink Blue Dream Saddle Creek
28 Benjamin Booker Benjamin Booker ATO
29 Blonde Redhead Barragán Kobalt
30 Real Estate Atlas Domino

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Posted 9/1/14 at 8:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments

Monday Breakfast Blend: September 1, 2014

Blendin' your holiday morning.

Felix de Klopper

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Posted 9/1/14 at 5:00 am by Anna C. | 0 comments

Gotta Get Into This!

Mixed bag tonight.  Stay tuned to find out just what'll get played 

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Posted 9/1/14 at 12:02 am by sean | 0 comments

Back wit the Electro mixdown… it’s Mikemetic!

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Posted 8/31/14 at 10:08 pm by Mikemetic | 0 comments

Back wit the Electro mixdown… it’s Mikemetic!

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Posted 8/31/14 at 10:08 pm by Mikemetic | 0 comments

Fallen Angel

 

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Posted 8/31/14 at 8:00 pm by Bill Farrar | 0 comments

If Music Could Talk - Aug 31 2014

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Posted 8/31/14 at 6:06 pm by DJ Carlito | 0 comments

The Motherland Influence: August 31, 2014 5:00-7:00

Let's start with some West African Music. A little something from Bamako....

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Posted 8/31/14 at 3:40 pm by David Noyes | 2 comments

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