Thursday, December 19, 2013

Where Is The Light (TOTR 206)

A version of this mix aired on WTTU on December 11. This is a part of my annual Joyful Noises Christmas/Solstice mixtape series. Listen to the podcast (without commentary) in the player below. Enjoy!
Yes – Run With The Fox
Blackmore’s Night – I Saw Three Ships
Jethro Tull – Ring Our Solstice Bells
Andrew Ripp – Jingle Bells
James Taylor – Here Comes The Sun featuring Yo-Yo Ma
Beta Radio – The Songs the Season Brings
Peter Mayer – Where Is the Light
The Lower Lights – Stars of Glory
Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer – American Noel
Steve Earle – Nothing But A Child
Louise Taylor – Let’s Make A Baby King
Bahamas – Christmas Must Be Tonight
Pentatonix – Little Drummer Boy
Future of Forestry – Angels We Have Heard On High
Sandra McCracken & Derek Webb – This Is The Christ
Dan Fogelberg – What Child Is This
Simon & Garfunkel – Go Tell It On The Mountain
Allen Toussaint – Do You Hear What I Hear?
Fairfield Four – Children Go Where I Send Thee
Blind Boys Of Alabama – Silent Night

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Chill In The Air (TOTR 205)

This podcast features songs that were released in 2013, & it originally aired (with commentary not included here) on WTTU during a special broadcast on December 11, 2013. 

Amos Lee – Chill In The Air
Judah – Seasons Colors
The Last Bison – Autumn Snow
The Avett Brothers – Morning Song
Blitzen Trapper – Faces of You
Roadkill Ghost Choir – Beggars’ Guild
Tea Leaf Green – Give Me One More Chance
Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros – Please!
Phantom Farmer – What Got Away­
James Wallace & the Naked Light – Colored Lights
Frightened Rabbit – Backyard Skulls
The National – Heavenfaced
Tired Pony – I’m Begging You Not To Go
Kings Of Leon – Last Mile Home
Typhoon – Young Fathers
Dawes – Most People
The Lonely Forest – Warm/Happy
Moby & Wayne Coyne – The Perfect Life

Moon Taxi – River Water