Monthly Archives: December 2011

239 year-end special ’11

HCW YEAR-END SPECIAL

Artist – Song Title – Album Title (Label Name, Year of Release)

HOUR ONE:
Bruce Cockburn – Bohemian 3-Step – Small Source Of Comfort (True North, 2011)
Holcombe Waller – Risk Of Change – Into The Dark Unknown (Napoleon, 2011)
Shana Cleveland & The Sandcastles – Itching Around – Oh Man, Cover The Ground (K, 2011)
Rachel Taylor Brown – Sister Jean – World So Sweet (Cutthroat Pop, 2011)
Bill Callahan – America! – Apocalypse (Drag City, 2011)
Ezza Rose – County Line – Jacob (self, 2011)

Nate Lacey – Deadweight – Hello Cruel World in-studio (KZME, 2011)
Thousands – Big Black Road – The Sound Of Everything (Bella Union, 2011)
Jen Buxton – Saudade – Don’t Change Your Plans (Poison City, 2011)
Barry Brusseau – Thrift Store Buzz – A Night Goes Through (Gorbie International, 2011)

Haley Bonar – Candy Apple Gun – Golder (self, 2011)
Jordan White – Frank And Judy – Live From Nowhere Near You Volume 2 (Greyday, 2011)
Ali Wesley – Momentary Loss Of Optimism – The Ups (self, 2011)

HOUR TWO:
Mountain Man – How’m I Doin’ – Made The Harbor (Partisan, 2010)
Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside – Write Me A Letter – Dirty Radio (Partisan, 2011)
Jarad Miles – He Once Was A Friend Of Mine – Rocketship (Speck, 2011)

The Decemberists – Rox In The Box – The King Is Dead (Capitol, 2011)
Fernando – Selos – True Instigator (Domingo, 2011)
Alina Hardin – Backwaters – Hello Cruel World in-studio (KZME, 2011)

St. Even – Blinding Love – Spirit Animal (Dustbin, 2011)
Nick Jaina (with Myshkin) – Ortolan – The Beanstalks That Have Brought Us Here Are Gone (self, 2011)
Jake Kelly – Death Oh Death – Greenwood Compilation (Materials To Outlet, 2011)
Clem Snide – Wheel In The Sky – Clem Snide’s Journey (self, 2011)

Dolorean – Unfazed – The Unfazed (Partisan, 2011)
Shoeshine Blue with Ezza Rose – Contrasting Lines – Hello Cruel World in-studio (KZME, 2011)
Greggory Stockert – Missionary Man – Pearl Of A Girl (Red Newt, 2011)

Pancake Breakfast – Portlandtown U.S.A. – Portlandtown U.S.A. Digital Single (self, 2012)

I had 2 more tracks to play, but ran out of time! They are: Loch Lomond’s “Blue Lead Fences” and Strangled Darling’s “Tears Of Akhmatova” (off their cd The Devil In Outer Space)

238 Honkytonk Prison

A HELLO CRUEL WORLD CHRISTMAS

HOUR ONE:
Squirrel Nut Zippers – Sleigh Ride – Christmas Caravan (Mammoth, 1998)
Duover – Grandma’s House – Christmas Volume 1 (self, 2010)
Haley Bonar – River – Xmas EP (self, 2008)
Laura Gibson – It Came Upon A Midnight Clear – Another Grey Christmas Volume 2 (Local Cut, 2008)
Brenda Weiler – Christmas Sweater – Cold Weather (Virt, 2003)

Run On Sentence & Mike Midlo – Silver Bells – Another Grey Christmas Volume 2 (Local Cut, 2008)
Damien Jurado – Christmastime Is Here – Digital Download (self, 2010)
She & Him – Christmas Wish – A Very She & Him Christmas (Merge, 2011)
Leviethan – Christmas In Prison – Another Grey Christmas Three (Local Cut, 2009)
Loudon Wainwright III – Suddenly It’s Christmas – Career Moves (Virgin, 1993)
Feist – Please Be Patient – A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift Of All (Comedy Central, 2008)
Typhoon – Cantique De Noel – Another Grey Christmas (Willamette Week, 2007)

Ron Sexsmith – Maybe This Christmas – Maybe This Christmas (Nettwerk, 2002)
Corrina Repp – Silver Bells 1978 – MASS (HUSH, 1998)
Dolorean – Hard Candy Christmas – Another Grey Christmas Volume 2 (Local Cut, 2008)

Kate Bush – Snowflake – 50 Words For Snow (Fish People/EMI, 2011)

HOUR TWO:
Carley Baer – Underneath The Mistletoe – Underneath The Mistletoe Digital Single (self, 2011)
Paul Hixon-Pittman – This Christmas – MASS (HUSH, 1998)
The Weepies – All That I Want – Happiness (self, 2004)
Scotland Barr – Merry Christmas Anyway – PDXmas Volume 1 (The Loud Lounge, 2007)

Honkytonk Prison in-studio:
– Country Christmas (Loretta Lynn)
– Santa Bring My Baby Back To Me (Elvis Presley)
– To Heck With ‘Ole Santa Claus (Loretta Lynn)
– Medley: Blue Christmas / White Christmas

Jill Sobule – Merry Christmas From The Family – Just Sleigh Me (Atlantic, 1995)
Super XX Man and Mike Johnson – God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman (Live At The Meier And Frank) – Another Grey Christmas Volume 2 (Local Cut, 2008)
Laura Veirs – Through December – The Trials And Travails Of Orphan Mae (Raven Marching Band, 2001)

The Decemberists – Please Daddy, Don’t Get Drunk This Christmas – Connect Sets EP (Sony, 2006)
Leadbelly – On A Christmas Day – Important Recordings 1934-1949 (JSP, 2006)
Morgan And Julie – Santa Ate My Second Cousin – MASS (HUSH, 1998)
Audie Darling – The Greatest Gift Of All – Another Grey Christmas Three (Local Cut, 2009)

Laurel Brauns – We Three Kings – Christmas Songs EP (self, 2010)
Rachel Taylor Brown – Peacock Lane – 7 Small Winter Songs (self, 2007)

HCW Programming firsts: KZME re-broadcast this program 2 other times: Christmas morning at 4am, Christmas afternoon at 4pm. As they say in the UK (or as we imagine they might say), I was “right chuffed”!

237 Zia McCabe

HOUR ONE:
Robyn Hitchcock – Dismal City – Tromso, Kaptein (Hype City, 2011)
Bob Dylan – A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall – The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan (Columbia, 1963)
Jarad Miles – Holiness – One Million Years EP (Speck, 2011)

Edie Brickell – Rush Around – Volcano (Universal, 2003)
Lori McKenna – The Luxury Of Knowing – Lorraine (Signature Sounds, 2011)
Seu Jorge – Life On Mars – The Life Aquatic Studio Sessions (Hollywood, 2005)
Mirah – La Familia – You Think It’s Like This But Really It’s Like This (K, 2000)

Jose Gonzalez – In Our Nature – In Our Nature (Mute, 2007)
Mimicking Birds – Plastic Seeds – Early Recordings (self, 2002)
Steve Earle – Pancho & Lefty – Townes (New West, 2009)
Kurt Vile – I Know I Got Religion – Square Shells EP (Matador, 2010)

Shana Cleveland & The Sandcastles – Change In The Ocean – Oh Man, Cover The Ground (K, 2011)

HOUR TWO:

DJ set curated by Zia McCabe

Golden Delicious – Monday Morning – Old School (Cavity Search, 1997)
Blue Giant – Run Rabbit Run – Blue Giant (Vanguard, 2010)

Brush Prairie – I’m Wild – Carry Yourself Back To Me EP (Brush Prairie, 2011)
Federale – Starvation Creek Trail – Devil In A Boot (Revolver, 2009)

W.C. Beck & The Valiant Swains – Hungover – Kansawyer (W.C. Beck & The Valiant Swains, 2011)
Brush Prairie – Walkin’ After Midnight – Carry Yourself Back To Me EP (Brush Prairie, 2011)
Federale – Lady Waltz – Devil In A Boot (Revolver, 2009)
Ruby Feathers – High Blue Skies – Ruby Feathers EP (self, 2010)

Brush Prairie – Carry Yourself Back To Me – Carry Yourself Back To Me EP (Brush Prairie, 2011)
Federale – The Hanging – Devil In A Boot (Revolver, 2009)
Ruby Feathers – Margaret My Dear – Ruby Feathers EP (self, 2010)

Brush Prairie – Gotta Go My Way – Carry Yourself Back To Me EP (Brush Prairie, 2011)

236 vow of silence (marvel vs. dc)

HOUR ONE:
M. Ward – Rave On – Hold Time (Merge, 2009)
The River Has Many Voices – For Emily – Barton Creek (self, 2011)
Dave Depper – Uncle Albert / Admiral Halsey – The Ram Project (Jackpot, 2011)

Damien Jurado – Nothing Is The News – from the forthcoming album “Maraqopa” (Secretly Canadian, 2012)
Magnolia Electric Co. – Little Sad Eyes – Josephine (Secretly Canadian, 2009)
Fleet Foxes – The Plains / Bitter Damage – Helplessness Blues (Sub Pop, 2011)
John Vanderslice – Exodus Damage – Pixel Revolt (Barsuk, 2005)

Bowerbirds – In Our Talons – Hymns For A Dark Horse (Dead Oceans, 2007)
Alela Diane – Long Way Down (demo) – Alela Diane & Wild Divine bonus disc (Rough Trade, 2011)
Joanna Newsom – Autumn – Have One On Me (Drag City, 2010)
Nina Nastasia & Jim White – What She Doesn’t Know – What She Doesn’t Know 7″ Single (Fatcat, 2008)

Laura Veirs – Jack Can I Ride – Tumble Bee (Raven Marching Band, 2011)

HOUR TWO:
Dan Bern – Vow Of Silence – Macaroni Cola (self, 2007)

Elliott Smith – Waltz #2 (XO) – XO (Dreamworks, 1998)
Jen Buxton – 17/11/04 – Don’t Change Your Plans (Poison City, 2011)
Mountain Goats w/ Kaki King – Mosquito Repellent – Black Pear Tree EP (Cadmean Dawn, 2008)
Ali Wesley – Walking Underground – The Ups (self, 2011)

Bon Iver – Perth – Bon Iver (Jagjaguwar, 2011)
The Album Leaf – There Is A Wind (Acoustic Version) – There Is A Wind EP (Sub Pop, 2010)
Richmond Fontaine – Inventory – The High Country (El Cortez, 2011)
Ann Scott – Return To Die – Flo (self, 2010)
Ani DiFranco – Tamburitza Lingua – Revelling/Reckoning (Righteous Babe, 2001)
Mike James – Sanctuary – Waiting For The Shell (Materials To Outlet, 2009)

Edith Frost – Emergency – It’s A Game (Drag City, 2005)
Laurel Brauns – Anywhere – House Of Snow (self, 2011)