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Nov. 11: With a Special Guest DJ!

Dougie Bicket, host of Illegal Alien, now airing on Wednesdays on RFR, dropped by to introduce us to his show.



The Black Crowes – Twice As Hard.mp3
HAIM – Summer Girl.mp3
The Shins – So Says I.mp3
The Avett Brothers – Bleeding White.mp3
Neil Young – Shut It Down.mp3
Sturgill Simpson – Sing Along.mp3
The Long Farewells – Johnny Went Off To War.mp3
Dougie’s Choice:
Peter Fox – Alles Neu.mp3
6 Days.mp3
More Dougie:
South London Forever.mp3
Back Down.mp3
Miracle _ Beginning _ BBC Scotland.mp3
The Yew Tree.mp3

Maybird – Don’t Keep Me Around.mp3
Joywave – Obsession.mp3
Tacocat – New World.mp3
JC Brooks & the Uptown Sou… – I Am Trying To Break Your Heart – JC Brooks & the Uptown Sou.mp3
Elvis Costello & The Attractions – (I Don’t Want To Go To) Chelsea – Elvis Costello & The Attra.mp3
Bruce Springsteen – The Fuse.mp3
U2 – A Sort Of Homecoming (Live).mp3
Old Crow Medicine Show – Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again (Live).mp3
Guided By Voices – Step of the Wave.mp3
The Hold Steady – 03 You Did Good, Kid.mp3
Car Seat Headrest – Connect the Dots (The Saga of Frank Sinatra).mp3
My Morning Jacket – Holdin On To Black Metal.mp3
The Decemberists – We All Die Young.mp3
Guster – Fa Fa.mp3
Holly Golightly – No Hope Bar.mp3
Weezer – Billie Jean.mp3
Yeasayer – Rome.mp3
Alison Krauss & Union Station – Let Me Touch You for Awhile (Live).mp3
Xavier Rudd – Better People.mp3
Son Volt – Back Against the Wall.mp3
Spin Doctors – Jimmy Olsen’s Blues.mp3
The Beths – Little Death.mp3
Chesterfield Kings – The Berlin Wall Of Sound\04 Coke Bottle Blues.mp3
Paul Revere & The Raiders – Him Or Me (Whats It Gonna Be).mp3

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Oct. 21: Premieres and More

Excited that we got to drop the Rochester radio premiere of a song by The Long Farewells!


– Tumbledown – In Between_.mp3
Bob Dylan – My Back Pages.mp3
Bow Wow Wow – I Want Candy.mp3
Bruce Springsteen – Hello Sunshine.mp3
Caamp – Peach Fuzz.mp3
Counting Crows – 1492.mp3
Cracker – Movie Star.mp3
Crazy Town – Butterfly.mp3
Danielle Ponder & the Tomorrow People – Three Word Revolution.mp3
Deee-Lite – Groove Is in the Heart.mp3
Frank Turner – The Lioness.mp3
Guided By Voices – Jack Tell.mp3
HAIM – Summer Girl.mp3
Jimi Hendrix – Voodoo Child (Slight Return).mp3
Jimmy Buffett – Cheeseburger In Paradise.mp3
Joywave – Obsession.mp3
Lucy Rose – Our Eyes.mp3
Mooney Suzuki – In A Young Man’s Mind.mp3
Moxy Frouvous – King Of Spain.mp3
Neil Young – This Note’s for You (Live).mp3
R.E.M. – Texarkana.mp3 Sleigh Bells – Tell ‘Em.mp3
Sturgill Simpson – Sing Along.mp3
Tegan And Sara – Back In Your Head.mp3
The Animals – We’ve Gotta Get Out Of This Place.mp3
The Avett Brothers – We Americans.mp3
The Breeders – Cannonball.mp3
The Darkness – I Believe In a Thing Called Love.mp3
The Decemberists – Severed.mp3
The English Beat – Save It For Later.mp3
The Gaslight Anthem – The Diamond Church Street Choir.mp3
The Highwomen – The Chain (From the Motion Picture Soundtrack _The Kitchen_).mp3 The Hold Steady – 06 Entitlement Crew.mp3
The Long Farewells – Johnny Went Off To War.mp3
The Mountain Goats – In League with Dragons.mp3
The National – You Had Your Soul With You.mp3
Titus Andronicus – Just Like Ringing a Bell.mp3
Toad The Wet Sprocket – Fall Down.mp3
U2 – The Fly.mp3
Vampire Weekend – Harmony Hall.mp3
Veruca Salt – Seether.mp3
Weezer – Undone (The Sweater Song).mp3
Yo La Tengo – Mr. Tough.mp3

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Aug. 20: Requiem for a Queen

A few songs to remember the great Aretha Franklin, and a lot more.

Black Crowes\By Your Side (DC).mp3
Phish – Free.mp3
Blues Traveler – Optimistic Thoughts.mp3
Lucinda Williams – Right In Time.mp3
Old 97’s – Won’t Be Home.mp3
The Decemberists – We All Die Young.mp3
The Shins – So Says I.mp3
June 1968\Aretha Franklin – Think.mp3
Aretha Franklin – Freeway of Love (Single Mix).mp3
Aretha Franklin – The Weight.mp3
Aretha Franklin – [You Make Me Feel Like] A Natural Woman.mp3
Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – I’m Still Here.mp3
St. Paul & The Broken Bones – Apollo.mp3
Elvis Presley – Burning Love.mp3
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats – I’ll Be Damned.mp3
Dan Auerbach – Stand by My Girl.mp3
The Detroit Cobras – Bad Girl.mp3
Old Crow Medicine Show – Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again (Live).mp3
Led Zeppelin – Nobody’s Fault But Mine (Live_ O2 Arena, London – December 10, 2007).mp3
Tame Impala – Elephant.mp3
U2 – Love And Peace Or Else.mp3
The Breeders – Cannonball.mp3
The Hold Steady – Star 18.mp3
The Killers – When You Were Young.mp3
Smoking Popes – How Dangerous.mp3
We Were Promised Jetpacks – Roll Up Your Sleeves.mp3
The Alarm – The Stand [Long Version].mp3
Dawes – Living In The Future.mp3
Transviolet – New Bohemia.mp3
KOPPS – Hott (feat. Joywave).mp3
Sarah McLachlan – Possession.mp3
Yo La Tengo – Periodically Double or Triple.mp3
Local Natives – Coins.mp3
Pity Sex – Pin A Star.mp3
Shout Out Louds – The Comeback.mp3
A Giant Dog – King Queen.mp3
The Demos – If You Only Knew.mp3
Holly Golightly – No Hope Bar.mp3
Gary Clark Jr. – Star.mp3
Todd Snider – Alright Guy.mp3
Bob Dylan – Highway 61 Revisited.mp3
Julian Moon – Good Girl.mp3
Bruce Springsteen – Dream Baby Dream.mp3

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June 25: Orange Blue and Yellow

Ted Leo – Can’t Go Back_1.mp3
Van Morrison – Tupelo Honey_1.mp3
The Beach Boys – God Only Knows (Remastered 1999)_1.mp3
Dan Auerbach – King of a One Horse Town_1.mp3
REM – Orange Crush_1.mp3
Blue Giant – Blue Sunshine_1.mp3
Coldplay – Yellow_1.mp3
Weird Al_ Yankovic – Mission Statement_1.mp3
Stray Cats – Rumble In Brighton_1.mp3
Weezer – Africa_1.mp3
Lake Street Dive – Shame, Shame, Shame_1.mp3
Ray LaMontagne – Such A Simple Thing_1.mp3
HAIM – Want You Back_1.mp3
Neko Case – This Tornado Loves You_1.mp3
Prince – Nothing Compares 2 U_1.mp3
The Lascivious Biddies – Neighbor_1.mp3
Fred Rogers – It’s Such a Good Feeling _ Weekend Version_1.mp3
Neil Young – Harvest Moon_1.mp3
Guided By Voices – The Birthday Democrats_1.mp3
The National – Day I Die_1.mp3
Pearl Jam – Animal_1.mp3
Led Zeppelin – Friends_1.mp3
Bruce Springsteen – The Ghost of Tom Joad_1.mp3
Wilco – All Lives, You Say__1.mp3
Drive-By Truckers – The Perilous Night_1.mp3
We Were Promised Jetpacks – Safety in Numbers_1.mp3
The War On Drugs – Up All Night_1.mp3
The Decemberists – Severed_1.mp3
Joywave – Doubt_1.mp3
KOPPS – Hott (feat. Joywave)_1.mp3
Transviolet – New Bohemia_1.mp3
The Waitresses\Just Can’t Get Enough- New Wav\I Know What Boys Like.mp3
Manchester Orchestra – The Gold_1.mp3
The Hold Steady – Entitlement Crew_1.mp3
Trampled By Turtles – Kelly’s Bar_1.mp3
Faces – Ooh La La_1.mp3
Elvis Costello – Alison_1.mp3
John Legend & The Roots – Humanity (Love The Way It Should Be)_1.mp3
Muddy Waters and the Chicago Blues Band\Monthey, Switzerland, 11_04_76\07 Hoochie Coochie Man (live).mp3
Valerie June – Shakedown_1.mp3
Big Thief – Mary_1.mp3
Queens of the Stone Age – The Way You Used To Do_1.mp3
Monty Python\Monty Python’s Flying Circus\12 Children’s Stories.mp3

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May 14: RIP Scott

Frightened Rabbit – Break.mp3
Frightened Rabbit – The Woodpile.mp3
We Were Promised Jetpacks – Roll Up Your Sleeves.mp3
Dave Matthews Band – Tripping Billies.mp3
Better Than Ezra – Desperately Wanting.mp3
Trampled By Turtles – Kelly’s Bar.mp3
Bruce Springsteen – All The Way Home.mp3
Pure Prairie League – Amie.mp3
Ray LaMontagne – Trouble.mp3
Johnny Cash – Hurt.mp3
Maggie Rogers – Alaska.mp3
Ryan Adams – Do You Still Love Me_.mp3
The Decemberists – Everything Is Awful.mp3
The Avett Brothers – Ain’t No Man.mp3
Lake Street Dive – Good Kisser.mp3
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros – Home.mp3
Live – I Alone.mp3
U2 – The Blackout.mp3
The War On Drugs – Thinking Of A Place.mp3
Bad Sports – I’m in Love With Myself.mp3
Ramones – Blitzkrieg Bop (Remastered Version).mp3
MC5 – Back In The USA.mp3
Nooky Jones – Hello.mp3
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings – Longer and Stronger.mp3
James Brown – Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine, Pt. 1.mp3
Japandroids – Near To The Wild Heart Of Life.mp3
Arcade Fire – I Give You Power (feat. Mavis Staples).mp3
Dawes – When The Tequila Runs Out.mp3
INXS – New Sensation.mp3
Kopps – Lose Control.mp3
Mayer Hawthorne – The Ills.mp3
The Demos – Another Day.mp3
The Proclaimers – I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles).mp3
Barenaked Ladies – You + Me Vs The World.mp3
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats – You Worry Me.mp3
Childish Gambino – Pop Thieves (Make It Feel Good).mp3
M83 – Go! (feat. Mai Lan).mp3
Real Estate – Darling.mp3
The Hold Steady – Rock Problems.mp3
Spin Doctors – Two Princes.mp3
Kacey Musgraves – Dime Store Cowgirl.mp3

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Feb. 19: CTRL F

A set of just seeing what we could find. Fun stuff.
The Avett Brothers – Ain’t No Man.mp3
Ray LaMontagne\Trouble\01 – Trouble.mp3
Big Thief\Capacity\10 – Mary.mp3
The National\Sleep Well Beast\04 – The System Only Dreams in Total Darkness.mp3
Pearl Jam\Pearl Jam\01 – Life Wasted.mp3
The Hold Steady\Entitlement Crew b_w A Snake In The Shower\01 – Entitlement Crew.mp3
Social Distortion\Greatest Hits\02 – Mommy’s Little Monster.mp3
ZZ Top\Greatest Hits\11 – Got Me Under Pressure.mp3
Bon Jovi\Slippery When Wet\05 – Wanted Dead Or Alive.mp3
Men Without Hats\Rhythm Of Youth\02 – The Safety Dance.mp3
Danielle Ponder & the Tomorrow People\Blow out the Sun\01 – Blow out the Sun (feat. Quinn Lawrence).mp3
The Staple Singers Stax Number Ones\12 – I’ll Take You There.mp3
Johnny Taylor Stax Number Ones\06 – Who’s Making Love.mp3
Blues Brothers – The Blues Brothers – Music from the Soundtrack\05 – Everybody Needs Somebody To Love.mp3
Moose Blood\Blush\03 – Knuckles.mp3
MuteMath\Armistice\02 – Backfire.mp3
The War On Drugs\A Deeper Understanding\08 – In Chains.mp3
Rush\Moving Pictures\02 – Red Barchetta.mp3
Paul Simon 14 – American Tune.mp3
Wilco\Unknown Album\00 – All Lives, You Say_.mp3
Hootie & The Blowfish\Cracked Rear View\02 – Hold My Hand.mp3
Sting\The Soul Cages\03 – Mad About You.mp3
U2\Songs Of Experience (Deluxe Edition)\11 – The Blackout.mp3
Collective Soul\Unknown Album\00 – Shine.mp3
The Mountain Goats\Goths (Deluxe Version)\01 – Rain in Soho.mp3
Joywave\Content\06 – Doubt.mp3
Kopps – Lose Control.mp3
The Raveonettes\Lust Lust Lust\04 – Dead Sound.mp3
Angel Olsen – Shut Up Kiss Me.mp3
Courtney Barnett\Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit\08 – Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party.mp3
Ted Leo\The Hanged Man\03 – Can’t Go Back.mp3
Titus Andronicus\The Most Lamentable Tragedy\18 – Fatal Flaw.mp3
My Morning Jacket\It Still Moves\05 – One Big Holiday.mp3
Brian Fallon\Forget Me Not\01 – Forget Me Not.mp3
Kathleen Edwards\Failer\02 – One More Song The Radio Won’t Like.mp3
The Jayhawks\Paging Mr. Proust\10 – The Dust of Long-Dead Stars.mp3
The Replacements\Don’t You Know Who I Think I Was_ The Best Of The Replacements\17 – I’ll Be You.mp3
Ramones\Greatest Hits\05 – Sheena Is A Punk Rocker [Remastered ABC Single Version].mp3
Bruce Springsteen\Nebraska\08 – Open All Night.mp3
Okkervil River\The Stand Ins\07 – Pop Lie.mp3
Alice Merton\No Roots\01 – No Roots.mp3
The Rolling Stone 12 Not Fade Away.mp3

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2017: The Year in Review

Because December is far too early to do a year in review show, I cranked one on this week. Here’s some of my picks for the best songs of the year, and a listen to some of the great music from some of the greats we lost last year. Enjoy:

Queens of the Stone Age – The Way You Used To Do.mp3
Portugal. The Man – Feel It Still.mp3
U2 – Lights Of Home.mp3
Dan Auerbach – Waiting on a Song.mp3
Beth Ditto – Fire.mp3
HAIM – Want You Back.mp3
Manchester Orchestra – The Gold.mp3
The Mountain Goats – Rain in Soho.mp3
The National – Day I Die_1.mp3
The War On Drugs – Up All Night_1.mp3
Alice Merton – No Roots.mp3
Brian Fallon – Forget Me Not.mp3
Arcade Fire – I Give You Power (feat. Mavis Staples).mp3
AC_DC – Thunderstruck.mp3
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – Makin’ Some Noise.mp3
Steely Dan – Can’t Buy A Thrill (1972)\06 Reelin’ in the Years.mp3
The Tragically Hip – Ahead By a Century.mp3
The Allman Brothers Band – Melissa.mp3
Glen Campbell – Hold On Hope.mp3
Guided By Voices – The Birthday Democrats.mp3
Ted Leo – Can’t Go Back.mp3
Japandroids – No Known Drink Or Drug.mp3
Joywave – It’s A Trip!.mp3
Beck – Dear Life.mp3
Kopps – Lose Control.mp3
LCD Soundsystem – oh baby_1.mp3
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – Hope the High Road_1.mp3
Drive-By Truckers – The Perilous Night.mp3
The Crooked North – Where We Are.mp3
Craig Finn – God in Chicago.mp3
Pink Elephant – Tent City.mp3
Japanese Breakfast – Road Head.mp3
Valerie June – Shakedown.mp3
Real Estate – Darling.mp3
Thundercat – Show You The Way (feat. Kenny Loggins & Michael McDonald).mp3
Big Thief – Mary.mp3
Justin Townes Earle – Champagne Corolla.mp3
Hurray For The Riff Raff¬† – Pa’lante.mp3
Father John Misty – When the God of Love Returns There’ll Be Hell to Pay.mp3
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN – You Can’t Judge A Book By The Cover.mp3

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April 17: Apologies for Slacking

Here’s what got played:


The Black Crowes – Jealous Again.mp3
Sturgill Simpson – In Bloom.mp3
My Morning Jacket – Holdin On To Black Metal.mp3
R.E.M. – Texarkana.mp3
Neil Young – Terrorist Suicide Hang Gliders.mp3
The Tragically Hip – Bobcaygeon.mp3
Sting – All This Time.mp3
BoDeans – Good Things.mp3
The New Pornographers – All The Old Showstoppers.mp3
The Shins – Mildenhall.mp3
The Black Keys – Everlasting Light.mp3
The 1975 – She’s American.mp3
Roosevelt – Fever.mp3
Elvis Presley: Hound Dog.mp3
Otis Redding – Try A Little Tenderness.mp3
Joe Cocker – The Ultimate Collection\07 With A Little Help From My Friends.mp3
Steve Gadd Band – Them Changes (Live).mp3
Miles Davis – So What.mp3
John Coltrane – Acknowledgement.mp3
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – Blinded by the Light.mp3
The War On Drugs – Red Eyes.mp3
Kopecky – Quarterback.mp3
Seal – Crazy.mp3
Joywave – Somebody New.mp3
Kopps – Lose Control.mp3
Talking Under Water – Never Been.mp3
Lucy Rose – Our Eyes.mp3
Belle and Sebastian – The Power Of Three.mp3
King Tuff – Eyes Of The Muse.mp3
Moose Blood – Cheek.mp3
Amy Lavere – Killing Him.mp3
Dawes – When The Tequila Runs Out.mp3
Earl St. Clair – Ain’t Got It Like That (feat. PJ).mp3
Cloud Nothings – Modern Act.mp3
Grace Potter & The Nocturnals – Stop the Bus.mp3
Mogwai – San Pedro.mp3

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March 20: Irish, Chuck Berry, and SxSW

A busy week called for a wide variety of topics: bands that made noise at South By Southwest, Belated Irish Music, and a tribute to the late great Chuck Berry. Also tossed in a little Rochester flavor, too. Hope you enjoyed:
The Beatles – Abbey Road & Hey Jude (2000)\01. Come Together.mp3
Black 47 Funky Ceili.mp3
Dropkick Murphys – You’ll Never Walk Alone.mp3
Ted Leo & The Pharmacists – Dirty Old Town.mp3
The Dady Brothers – My Own Dear Galway Bay.mp3
Steve Earle and Sharon Shannon – The Galway Girl.mp3
The Chieftains & Roger Daltrey – Behind Blue Eyes (Live).mp3
U2 – Sunday Bloody Sunday (Live Version 1983 – Remastered).mp3
Thin Lizzy – The Boys Are Back In Town.mp3
The Saw Doctors – N17.mp3
Van Morrison – Caravan.mp3
Stiff Little Fingers – Suspect Device.mp3
The Young Dubliners – Waxies Dargle.mp3
Flogging Molly – Drunken Lullabies.mp3
The Pogues – Streams Of Whiskey.mp3
Barleyjuice – Weekend Irish.mp3
The Bleeding Irish – Come Out Ye Black and Tans.mp3
Horslips – Loneliness.mp3
Chuck Berry – Little Queenie.mp3
Social Distortion – Maybeline.mp3
MC5 – Back In The USA.mp3
Emmylou Harris – [You Never Can Tell] C’est La Vie.mp3
Nina Simone – Brown Eyed Handsome Man.mp3
The Beatles – Roll Over Beethoven.mp3
The Rolling Stones – Carol.mp3
Dawes – When The Tequila Runs Out.mp3
Animal Collective – Summertime Clothes.mp3
Kopps – Thermometer.mp3
Wilco – Heavy Metal Drummer.mp3
Wanda Jackson – Memphis, Tennessee.mp3
The Crooked North – I Can’t Get Enough.mp3
The Avett Brothers – Satan Pulls The Strings.mp3
L.A. Salami – That Ain’t Me.mp3
Valerie June – Shakedown.mp3
Dude York – Paralyzed.mp3
Hoops – Rules.mp3
Feeder – Eskimo.mp3
Sleigh Bells – It’s Just Us Now.mp3
  Tumbledown РIn Between.mp3
The Chesterfield Kings – Mystery Trip.mp3
Spacehog – In The Meantime.mp3
Lenny Kravitz – Let Love Rule.mp3
Michael Kiwanuka – Black Man In A White World.mp3
Lucy Dacus – I Don’t Wanna Be Funny Anymore.mp3
Adia Victoria – Stuck In The South.mp3
Maggie Rogers – Alaska.mp3

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