Monday, July 18, 2016

Things I Should Have Said (TOTR 265)


Seals & Crofts - Summer Breeze
Michael Franti & Spearhead - Summertime is in Our Hands
Chris Kenner - Land of a 1000 Dances
The 5 Royales - Think
Jerry Williams - Philosophizer
Them - Philosophy 
The Grass Roots - Things I Should Have Said 
The Sons of Champlain - Things Are Gettin' Better
Willie & the Red Rubber Band - Try A New Day On
Blind Faith - Presence of the Lord
Link Wray - Tail Dragger
The Duke Spirit - Don't Wait
Yeasayer - O.N.E.
The Head & the Heart- All We Ever Knew

Frightened Rabbit - I Wish I Was Sober
The Replacements - Talent Show
Steve Gunn - Lurker 
Steve Gunn - Night Wander
Humble Pie - 30 Days in the Whole 
Jerry Lee Lewis- Deep Elm Blues
Chuck Berry - Memphis, Tennessee
Indigo Girls - Midnight Train to Georgia
The Avett Brothers - Smithsonian
Grateful Dead - U.S. Blues
My Morning Jacket - This Land Is Your Land
Crosby & Nash - My Country Tis of Thee 

Monday, July 11, 2016

Be The Change (TOTR 264)

[photo from the Black Lives Matter Nashville Facebook page]

Blind Boys of Alabama - People Get Ready 
Blind Boys of Alabama - Freedom Road
Sweet Honey in the Rock - Freedom Suite
Martin Luther King Jr. - All, Here, Now

Taina Asili y La Banda Rebelde - Freedom
J. Kwest - Whatever Happened
Jonathan Emile & Kendrick Lamar - Heaven Help Dem
Sidewalk Chalk - Them, Us
Zami Tinashe Hyemingway - Black Rage Black Love
Black Violin & Pharoah Monche - Invisible
Macklemore - White Privilege
MC Yogi - Be The Change
Indigo Girls - Rise of the Black Messiah
The Pinkerton Raid - Sins of the Fathers
David Rovics - I Can't Breathe
Queen Ifrica - I Can't Breathe
Martin Luther King Jr. - Where Do We Go From Here
Ani DiFranco - Which Side Are You On?
Ben Sollee - A Change Is Gonna Come
David Rovics - We Are Everywhere
Nahko & Medicine for the People - We Shall Overcome
I, Star - Song of Freedom
Love & Valor - Old Time Religion
Indigo Girls - Kid Fears 

Monday, June 27, 2016

Freedom Is Coming / True Sadness (TOTR 263)


Gospelchoir Wildschonau – Freedom is Coming
Joan Baez & Mavis Staples – Oh Freedom/Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around
Uncle Tupelo – No Depression
Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys – In Heaven We'll Never Grow Old
Bob Dylan – High Water (For Charley Patton)
Bob Dylan – Things Have Changed
Colvin & Earle – Tell Moses
The Eagle Rock Gospel Singers – Amen
Forlorn Strangers – Bottom of the Barrel
Bruce Cockburn – Soul of a Man
Paul Simon – Street Angel
The Avett Brothers – Victims of Life
The Avett Brothers – True Sadness
Band of Horses – Throw My Mess
Ray LaMontagne – Another Day
Mumford & Sons & The Very Best – Fool You’ve Landed
Sinead O’Connor – All Apologies
Indigo Girls – Spread The Pain Around
Elton John – Indian Sunset
Rusted Root – Back To The Earth
Michael Franti & Spearhead – We Are All Earthlings
Rev. Sekou & The Holy Ghost – The Revolution Has Come
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals – Dance Like Fire
Ladysmith Black Mambazo & Dolly Parton – Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door
Etta James – Blowin’ in the Wind
Mavis Staples – MLK Song
First Presbyterian Church of Brooklyn – Freedom Is Coming


Tuesday, June 14, 2016

The Power of Love (TOTR 262)


Talking Heads – Hey Now
Duran Duran – Union of the Snake
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – The Power of Love
R.E.M. – Can’t Get There From Here
Guadalcanal Diary – Heathen Rage
Suzanne Vega – Undertow
10,000 Maniacs – Back O’ The Moon
The Waterboys – The Whole of the Moon
Violent Femmes – I Held Her In My Arms
Husker Du – Don’t Want To Know If You Are Lonely
fIREHOSE – The Candle & The Flame
Siouxsie & the Banshees – Cities In Dust
The Smiths – There Is A Light That Never Goes Out
INXS – Shine Like It Does
The Cure – In Between Days
Echo & The Bunnymen – Bring On The Dancing Horses
Billy Bragg – Wishing The Days Away
Joan Baez & Aaron Neville – Amazing Grace (live)
Peter Gabriel – Sledgehammer (live)
U2 – Maggie’s Farm (live)
Bono & The Conspirators – I Shall Be Released (live)
Sting – Love is the Seventh Wave
Simple Minds – Alive & Kicking  
The Alarm – Walk Forever By My Side
Lone Justice – The Gift


Monday, June 6, 2016

The Music Never Stopped (TOTR 261)


Teo Macero - Float Like A Butterfly Sting Like A Bee
Cory Branan - Muhammad Ali
Michael Franti & Spearhead - Good To Be Alive Today
Old & In The Way - Midnight Moonlight
Greensky Bluegrass - Forget Everything
Hot Buttered Rum - Music's Been Good to Me
Railroad Earth - When the Sun Gets in your Blood 
The String Cheese Incident - This Must Be The Place
Tom Petty - Wildflowers
Grateful Dead - The Music Never Stopped
Daniel Rossen, The National, et al - Terrapin Station (Suite)
Grateful Dead - The Wheel
Black Mountain - The Space of Your Mind
Dr. Dog - Good Grief
The War On Drugs - City Reprise #12
Battleme - Shake Shake
Skydyed - The Long Way Back
Ozric Tentacles - Sparkling Oasis
Madonna - Ray of Light

Emmylou Harris - The Boxer

Monday, May 23, 2016

Keep Your Mind Open (TOTR 260)

The National – Peggy-O
The Lone Bellow & Friends – Dire Wolf
Shiva’s Headband – Anyone
Timbercreek – Fallen Angel
The Yankee Dollar – Sanctuary
Woods – Can’t See At All
Quilt – Passersby
Tripsichord – Black Door
Kaleidoscope – Keep Your Mind Open
Green On Red – Deliverance
Mu – Children of the Rainbow/The Clouds Went That Way
Israel Nash – Rain Plans
Alex Bleeker & The Freaks – Little Dream I Had
Michael Nesmith & The First National Band – Silver Moon
Relatively Clean Rivers – Easy Ride
Brewer & Shipley – Rise Up (Easy Rider)
Meat Puppets – Shine
Phosphorescent, Jenny Lewis, & Friends – Sugaree
Moses Sumney & Jenny Lewis, & Friends – Cassidy
Tunde Adebimpe, Lee Ranaldo, & Friends – Playing in the Band
Hiss Golden Messenger – Brown-Eyed Women
The National & Bob Weir – I Know You Rider


Monday, May 16, 2016

Steam Engine (TOTR 259)


Paul Simon – Spirit Voices
Paul Simon – You Can Call Me Al
Paul Simon – Slip Slidin’ Away
Paul Simon – Still Crazy After All These Years
Simon & Garfunkel – Homeward Bound
Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors – Shine Like Lighting
JJ Grey & Mofro – The Sun Is Shining Down
Phosphorescent – The Quotidian Beasts
Phosphorescent – Los Angeles
Phosphorescent – Ride On/Right On
The Decemberists – Calamity Song
The Decemberists – Down By The Water
My Morning Jacket – Compound Fracture
My Morning Jacket – Evil Urges
My Morning Jacket – Tropics (Erase Traces)
My Morning Jacket – Steam Engine
Jim James – State of the Art (AEIOU)
My Morning Jacket – Touch Me I’m Going To Scream, Pt. 2
My Morning Jacket – One Big Holiday