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Rob Reinhart’s Essential Music: 5-23-15

May 23, 2015

Bruce’s Blue Note remembered, tickets to Trampled By Turtles and more…

Song Artist Album
Soulville Horace Silver The Stylings Of Silver
Afro Blue Robert Glasper Black Radio
Summer Breaking Mark Ronson Uptown Special
Sunshine Saun & Starr Look Closer
The Punk And The Godfather The Who Quadrophenia
I Wait For Your Guitar The Prime Ministers Youngstown Milk Run
A Feather's Not A Bird Rosanne Cash The River & The Thread
The Sidewinder Lee Morgan The Sidewinder
Caution David Mayfield Strangers
Gone Gone Gone Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Raising Sand
Song Artist Album
Watermelon Man Herbie Hancock Takin' Off
Chasing Pirates Norah Jones The Fall
Getaway Car Ron Sexsmith Carousel One
Alone Twin Shadow Eclipse
Mainstream Kid Brandi Carlile The Firewatcher's Daughter
Freedom Allen Stone Radius
Nobody Really Cares If You Don't Go To The Party Courtney Barnett Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit
Jimmy Choos Rickie Lee Jones The Other Side Of Desire
Wild Animals Trampled By Turtles Wild Animals
We Are Circling Buffy Sainte-Marie Power In The Blood
Love On My Side Pops Staples Don't Lose This
Gout! Gang! Go! Palma Violets Danger In The Club
Song Artist Album
Summertime Jimmy Smith JAZZ PROFILE: JIMMY SMITH
I Can't Stand The Rain Cassandra Wilson Blue Light 'Til Dawn
Things Happen Dawes All Your Favorite Bands
Rough Boys Pete Townshend All The Best Cowboys Have Chinese Eyes
Nice Work If You Can Get It Terence Blanchard The Billie Holiday Songbook
Montreal Mackinac single only
Me And Whiskey Whitey Morgan & The 78's Sonic Ranch
Make A Scene Shamir Ratchet
Hard Time Seinabo Sey For Madeleine
Forgotten Man Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Hypnotic Eye
Slim's Return Mad Lib/Donald Byrd Shades Of Blue
Walk Us Uptown Elvis Costello & The Roots Wise Up Ghost

Modern Music Playlist: May 22, 2015

May 23, 2015 on Modern Music

The Best In New Music.

Song Artist Album
Control Mikal Cronin MCIII
Kissing The Lipless The Shins Chutes Too Narrow
Twilight Elliot Smith In Introduction To Elliot Smith
Grey Lanes Jacco Gardner Hynophobia
Extreme Wealth And Casual Cruelty Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love
Point Of No Return Surfer Blood 1000 Palms
Good Neck Speedy Ortiz Foil Deer
I Heard Ramona Sing Frank Black Frank Black
Sugar Ray The Jesus And Mary Chain Honey's Dead
A Good Idea Sugar Copper Blue
Boomerang Clare Maguire Don't Mess Me Around
Web Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated At Last
It's Only Midnight King Friday Heavy Lies The Crown
Obscure Knowledge (Part III) Guapo Obscure Knowledge
Song Artist Album
How To Make An Entrance Old Empire How To Make An Extrance
There Is No Function Stacey Joanna Gruesome Peanut Butter
She Leaves Flyying Colours EPx2
Closedown The Cure Disintegration
Subtropical Suburban Michelle Blades Ataraxia
Show Boat Angel The Sea And Cake The Sea And Cake
That Weekend Jim O'Rourke Simple Songs
Skull Sebadoh Bakesale
Californiyeah !!! Thr!!!er
All I Want Fort Romeau Insides
Rally Rasser Good Matthew Dear v/a: Ghostly by Night
Self Compassion Shigeto Digging the Blogosphere
Huarache Lights Hot Chip Why Make Sense?