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radio UNLEASHED #1445


Artist – Title (Album/Label)

Jens Lekman – Evening Prayer (Life Will See You Now/Secretly Canadian)
Ten Fé – Overflow (Hit The Light/Some Kinda Love)
Calexico – Love Will Tear us Apart (Sweatheart 2005/Hear Music)
Day Wave – Something Here (The Day We Had/Harvest)
Froth – Sensitive Girl (Outside (Briefly)/Wichita Recordings)
Minus The Bear – Last Kiss (VOIDS/Suicide Squeeze Records)
Hurray For The Riff Raff – Hungry Ghost (The Navigator/ATO Records)
Rubblebucket – Not Cut Out For This (If U C My Enemies EP/SO Sensation)
Future Islands – Ran (The Far Field/4AD)
The xx – Say Something Loving (I See You/Young Turks)
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – Clean Slate (Talk Tight/Sub Pop)
Dream Club – To Play Us Out (live) (soundcloud/unsigned)
The Postelles – California Sun (Summer Undercovers/+1 Records)
Los Lobos – This Time (This Time/Warner Brothers)
Big Joe Fitz & The Lo-Fi’s – Funny How Time Slips Away (Shoulda Known Better/unsigned)
Dyke & The Blazers – You Are My Sunshine (So Sharp!/Kent Records)
Hollis Brown – Run Right To You (single/Hollis Brown)
The Peach Kings – Showdown (single/The Peach Kings)
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors – Fight For Love (Souvenir/Good Time)
Ryan Adams – To Be Without You (Prisoner/PaxAmericana)
Mac DeMarco – This Old Dog (This Old Dog/Captured Tracks)
Katie Melua – Just Like Heaven (Piece By Piece/Dramitico)
Parker Milsap – Morning Blues (The Very Last Day/Okrahoma)
Michael Nau – Good Thing (Some Twist/Suicide Squeeze)
Bayonne – Fallss (single/Mom+Pop)
Real Estate – Darling (In Mind/Domino)
Real Estate – Talking Backwards (single/Domino)

March 20th 2017 – March 26th 2017 – Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – French Press

Our new Best In Show features “French Press” by Australian band, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever. Recently released in the US on Sub Pop, the band is reminiscent of such bands as A House, and the Blue Aeroplanes, with a dash of Courtney Barnett thrown in. The record is available now, and the band is currently touring the US. For more info visit

radio UNLEASHED #1444


Artist – Title (Album/Label)

Romare – All Night (Love Songs Pt. Two/Ninja Tune)
Portugal, The Man – Feel It Still (single/Atlantic Records)
Sinkane – Telephone (Life & Livin’ It/City Slang)
Maggie Rogers – Better (Now That the Light is Fading EP/Debay Sounds)
Alt-J – 3WW (Relaxer/Infectious Music)
Japandroids – North East South West (Next To The Wild Heart of Life/Anti)
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – French Press (French Press EP/Sub Pop)
Gary Calamar – Little Tokyo (single/Gary Calamar)
Poolside – Everything Goes (single/Poolside)
Motion Cntrl – It’s On You (Motion Cntrl/Motion Cntrl)
Public Service  Broadcasting Progress (single/Test Card Recordings)
Ride – Home Is A Feeling (single/Wichita Recordings)
Benjamin Booker – Witness (Witness/ATO Records)
Ten Fé – Turn (Hit The Light/Some Kinda Love)
Sylvan Esso – Die Young (What Now/Loma Vista Recordings)
Vulfpeck – Back Pocket (Thrill Of The Arts/Vulf Records)
Blonde Redhead – Where Your Mind Wants To Go (3 O’Clock EP/Asa Wa Kuru)
Valerie June – Long Lonely Road (The Order of Time/June Tunes Music)
The Felice Brothers – Bird on a Broken Wing (Favorite Waitress/Dualtone)
The Mammals – Culture War (single/Humble Abode Music)
Paul Simon – Gone at Last (Still Crazy After All These Years/Sony Music)
Rhiannon Giddens – Better Get it Right The First Time (Freedom Highway/Nonesuch)
The Japanese House – Swim Against The Tide (Swim Against The Tide EP/Dirty Hit)
Tom Misch – Memory (single/Beyond The Groove)
Ween – Bananas and Blow (White Pepper/Elektra)
M’Bollo – Bamba (Khelcom/independent)

March 13th 2017 – March 19th 2017 – BNQT – Restart

This week’s Best In Show is a tune from BNQT, a new indie rock supergroup made up of members from Midlake, Band of Horses, Franz Ferdinand, Travis, and Grandaddy. “Restart” was debuted on radio UNLEASHED last week, and we got a great response. The song can be found on the band’s debut album, Volume I, due out at the end of April on Dualtone/Bella Union. For more information visit

radio UNLEASHED #1443


Artist – Title (Album/Label)

Elbow – Gentle Storm (Little Giants/Polydor Ltd)
Yellow Days – Gap In The Clouds (single/Good Years Music)
Paolo Nutini – Numpty (Caustic Love/Warner Music UK)
Chaz Bundick Meets The Mattson 2 – Star Stuff (Star Stuff/Company)
Jidenna – Bambi (The Chief/Epic)
Michael Nau – Love Survive (single/Suicide Squeeze Records)
Mt. Joy – Sheep (single/Mt. Joy)
Leif Vollebekk – Into The Ether (Twin Solitude/Secret City Records)
Jeff Buckley – Lover, You Should’ve Come Over (Grace/Columbia)
The Jay Vons – Want You Tomorrow (single/Wick Records)
Parker Milsap – Pining (The Very Last Day/Okrahoma Records)
The Tallest Man On Earth – King Of Spain (The Wild Hunt/Dead Oceans)
Ani Di Franco – Out Of Range (acoustic) (Out Of Range/Righteous Babe)
Alex Lahey – Wes Anderson (B-Grade University EP/Dead Oceans)
Craig Finn – Tracking Shots (We All Want The Same Things/Partisan)
Skinny Lister – Wanted (Devil Hear Fight/Extra Mile)
Bryan Ferry – Let’s Stick Together (Let’s Stick Together/E.G. Records)
Jean Knight – Mr. Big Stuff (Pure Funk/Stax)
Tanika Charles – Soul Run (Soul Run/Record Kicks)
Tom Chaplin – Quicksand (The Wave/Island Records)
Sjowgren – Seventeen (single/Long Time Friend Discount)
Amy Shark – Adore (single/Wonderlick Recordings)
Frightened Rabbit – Get Out (Painting of a Panic Attack/Atlantic)
Dan Croll – Away From Today (single/Republic Records)
The Rolling Stones – Rice Krispies commercial
Ages and Ages – As it Is (Something To Ruin/Partisan Records)
Park Ellis – Mobile Home (single/Park Ellis)
Noah Kahan – Young Blood (single/Republic Records)
Vivian Cook – More (The Long Shot/Omnivore Recordings)

radio UNLEASHED #1442


Artist – Title (Album/Label)

Low Cut Connie – Revolution Rock n’ Roll (single/Ardent)
Cold War Kids – Love Is Mystical (single/CWKTWO)
John Belushi – Weatherman (SNL/Arista)
Black Keys – Gold On The Ceiling (El Camino/Nonesuch)
BNQT – Restart (Volume 1/Dualtone)
Tommy James – Draggin’ The Line (Christian of The World/Roulette)
Phoebe Bridgers – Smoke Signals (single/Phoebe Bridgers)
Julee Cruise – Rockin’ Back Inside My Heart (Tibetan remix) (Floating…/Warner)
Flagship – Mexican Jackpot (single/Bright Antenna)
Yeasayer – Cold Night (Amen & Goodbye/Mute)
Rubblebucket – If U C My Enemies (If U C My Enemies EP/So Sensation)
Robert Palmer – Sailing Shoes/Hey Julia/Sneakin’ Sally (single/Island)
Mazzy Star – California (Seasons of Your Day/Rhymes of an Hour Records)
Hand Habits – All The While (Wildy Idle/Woodsist)
Chaz Bundick Meets The Mattson 2 – JBS (Star Stuff Company)
Pink Floyd – Astronomy Domine (Piper At The Gates of Dawn/EMI)
Jonathan Wilson – Desert Raven (Gentle Spirit/Bella Union)
The xx – Replica (I See You/Young Turks)
Elbow – Magnificent (She Says) (Little Fictions/Polydor)
The Blue Nile – Tinseltwon In The Rain (A Walk Across The Rooftops/A&M)
Yellow Days – Go Home (single/Good Years Music)
Van Morrison – Too Late (Keep Me Singing/Exile Productions)
Andy Frasco and The U.N. – Make It Work (Happy Bastards/Ruf Records)

radio UNLEASHED #1441


Artist – Title (Album/Label)

Wild Adriatic – Come Back Baby (Feel/Wild Adriatic)
Katastro – Vicious Thing (Strange Nights/Law Records)
Modern English – Sweet Revenge (Take Me To The Trees/Modern English)
The Rolling Stones – Street Fighting Man (Beggars Banquet/ABKCO)
Primal Scream – Movin’ On Up (Screamadelica/Reprise)
Jane Siberry – Anytime (R&B) (Angels Bend Closer/Jane SIberry)
Teachers – Mannequin in Heat (single/Green Owl)
Michael Nau – Love Survive (single/Suicide Squeeze)
Winston Surfshirt – Be About You (single/Sweat it Out)
Chance The Rapper – All Night (Coloring Book/independent)
The Dead Milkmen – Punk Rock Girl (Beelzebubba/Restless)
Middle Kids – Never Start (Middle Kids EP/Domino)
The Jesus and Mary Chain – Always Sad (Damage and Joy/Artificial Plastic)
Spoon – Hot Thoughts (Hot Thoughts/Matador)
Fenech-Soler – Conversation (Zilla/Silva Screen)
Maggie Rogers – Alaska (Now That The Light Is Fading/Debay Sounds)
Anders Osborne – Life Don’t Last That Long (Spacedust & Ocean Views/Anders Osborne)
Ethan Gruska – Recurring Dream (single/Sire Records)
Fink – Boneyard (single/R’COUP’D)
Cowboy Junkies – Powderfinger (The Caution Horses/BMG)
Sturgill Simpson – In Bloom (A Sailor’s Guide To Earth/Atlantic)
Homeboy Steve – Bodega Rock (Bodega Rock/Homeboy Steve)
Margo Price – Tennesee Song (Midwest Farmer’s Daughter/Third Man)
Patsy Cline – Got A Lot of Rhythm In My Soul (Honky Tonk Merry Go Round/Gusto)
Parker Milsap – Truck Stop Gospel (Parker Milsap/Okrahoma Records)
Guadalcanal Diary – Watusi Rodeo (Waiting in The Shadow…/Hybrid)
The Bogmen – Suddenly (Life Begins at 40 Million/Arista Records)
Electric Guest – Back For Me (Plural/Downtown/Interscope)
Whitney – No Matter Where We Go (Light Upon The Lake/Secretly Canadian)