382 Emma Hill

Emma Hill with Bryan Daste

Evan Phillips – Silhouettes – Silhouettes (self, 2015)
Mimicking Birds – New Doomsdays – Mimicking Birds (Glacial Pace, 2010)
John Vecchiarelli – Paint – Songs From Whoville (Speck, 2004)

Emma Hill – Lioness – Denali (self, 2015)

Emma Hill (with Bryan Daste) in-studio:
– Denali
– Hard Love
– A Long Way To Run

Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside – Write Me A Letter – Like An Animal (self, 2009)
Super XX Man – Goodbye (live) – Super Double Daijoubo (bandcamp, 2015)

381 Alexa Wiley & The Wilderness

This was the first live Hello Cruel World in-studio recorded for XRAY.FM!

Loudon Wainwright III – Times Is Hard – 10 Songs For The New Depression (Proper, 2010)
Laura Veirs – America – Warp And Weft (Raven Marching Band, 2013)
Mountain Goats – Steal Smoked Fish – Steal Smoked Fish 7” Single (Merge, 2012)

Alexa Wiley & The Wilderness – Must Be Birds – Alexa Wiley & The Wilderness (self, 2015)

Alexa Wiley & The Wilderness live in-studio:
– She Dreams
– How Does It Feel?
– Lost Is The Wild Inside

The Magnetic Fields – You Must Be Out Of Your Mind – Realism (Nonesuch, 2010)
Juliana Hatfield – Needle In The Hay (Elliott Smith) – I Saved Latin! A Tribute To Wes Anderson (American Laundromat, 2014)
Brandi Carlisle – The Chain (Fleetwood Mac) –

380 double feature

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Sufjan Stevens – Should’ve Known Better – Carrie & Lowell (Asthmatic Kitty, 2015)
Fred Thomas – Monster Movie – All Are Saved (Polyvinyl, 2015)
Joanne Robertson – Halls – Black Moon Days (Feeding Tube, 2015)

Jake Kelly – Talking In Corners – what a quiet fistfightfireworks display (Materials To Outlet, 2015)
Richard Thompson – I Misunderstood – Acoustic Classics (Beeswing Inc., 2014)
Serafina Steer – Island Odyssey – The Moths Are Real (Stolen Recordings, 2013)
Fred Thomas – Monster Movie – All Are Saved (Polyvinyl, 2015)

Kristin Hersh – The Cuckoo – Record Store Day 2015 Single (Heliospheric, 2015)
Nina Nastasia & Jim White – You Follow Me (FatCat, 2007)
Damien Jurado – Gasoline Drinks – Now That I’m In Your Shadow (Secretly Canadian, 2006)

Mike Doughty – Light Will Keep Your Heart Beating In The Future – Stellar Motel (MRI, 2014)
The Moonshine – Secret (Radio Edit) – Secret Digital Single (self, 2015)
Billy Bragg – Strange Things Happen – The Peel Album (Strange Fruit, 1991)

Bob Dylan – Thunder On The Mountain – Modern Times (Columbia, 2007)

379 rapelling in

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Daniel Johnston – Some Things Last A Long Time – Welcome To My World (High Wire, 2006)
Jose Gonzalez – With The Ink Of A Ghost – Vestiges & Claws (Mute, 2015)
Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield – Let’s Get Lost – Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith (Ramseur, 2015)

The Weepies – River From The Sky – Sirens (Nettwerk, 2015)
Lotte Kestner – World In My Eyes – Covering Depeche Mode EP (self, 2015)
Alela Diane – The Way We Fall – About Farewell (Rusted Blue, 2013)

Shoeshine Blue – Rust On The Bills – Tell Yourself It’s Only The Weather EP (bandcamp, 2012)
Waxahatchee – Half Moon – Ivy Tripp (Merge, 2015)
Sharon Van Etten – I Don’t Want To Let You Down – I Don’t Want To Let You Down EP (Jagjaguwar, 2015)
The John Doe Thing – Willamette – Kissingsohard (Forward, 1995)
Nick Delffs – David Cain And Mrs. Ella – Home Recordings EP (bandcamp, 2015)

Blake Mackey – Matter Of Time – Blake Mackey (self-released, 2013)
The Decemberists – Better Not Wake The Baby – What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World (Capitol, 2015)

378 best 2015 so far

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Courtney Barnett – Kim’s Caravan – Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit (Mom + Pop, 2015)
Sir Richard Bishop – International Zone – Tangier Sessions (Drag City, 2015)
Jessica Pratt – Strange Melody – On Your Own Love Again (Drag City, 2015)

Elvis Perkins – The Passage Of The Black Gene – I, Aubade (MIR, 2015)
Ezza Rose – Amelie – When The Water’s Hot (self, 2015)
Laura Marling – False Hope – Short Movie (Ribbon Music, 2015)

Alexa Wiley & The Wilderness – Must Be Birds – Alexa Wiley & The Wilderness (self, 2015)
Tom Brosseau – Hard Luck Boy – Perfect Abandon (Tin Angel, 2015)
Anne-Marie Sanderson – Lilac Time – Shadow & Sparks EP (self, 2015)

Alialujah Choir – From The Ground – Big Picture Show (Jealous Butcher, 2015)
Alasdair Roberts – This Uneven Thing – Alasdair Roberts (Drag City, 2015)
Kaki King – Anthropomorph – The Neck Is A Bridge To The Body (Short Stuff, 2015)

377 Bob Ham fills in

wilsonville blossoms

Prefab Sprout – The World Awake – Protest Songs (Kitchenware, 1989)
Jane Siberry – Everything Reminds Me Of My Dog – Bound By The Beauty (Reprise, 1989)
The Vulgar Boatmen – Calling Upstairs – Please Panic (Rough Trade, 1992)
Rick Nelson – Nighttime Lady – Garden Party (Decca, 1972)
Mark Eitzel – White Rosary – Caught In A Trap And I Can’t Back Out ‘Cause I Love You Too Much, Baby (Matador, 1998)

Sean Nelson – Brooklyn Bridge – Make Good Choices (Really, 2013)
The Beach Boys – Funky Pretty – Holland (Reprise, 1973)
Roy Wood – Miss Clarke and the Computer – Boulders (United Artists, 1973)
Wooden Wand – Forgiveness Figg (Bethany Hotel Blues) – Harem of the Sundrum & The Witness Figg (Time Lag, 2006)
Robyn Hitchcock – St. Petersburg – Groovy Decoy (Relativity, 1986)
Tracey Thorn – Kentish Town – Love And Its Opposite (Strange Feeling, 2010)

David Kilgour – Splash Your Jewels – Here Come The Cars (De Stijl/Flying Nun, )
Barbara Manning – Smoking Her Wings – One Perfect Green Blanket (Normal, )
Sonny Bono – I Told You To Go Away – Inner Views (ATCO, )
Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers – Affection – Back In Your Life (Beserkley, )
Secret Stars – 5,000,000,000 – Genealogies (Shrimper, )

376 fund drive covers

exclusive

After an in-studio is over, I invite my guests to play a favorite cover. These are recorded, stockpiled, and played all at once as a special thank you to members and contributors during XRAY.FM‘s fund drive. If you haven’t yet become a member, please visit xray.fm/donate

Playlist:

Alina Hardin – Oh Me (Meat Puppets) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2014)
Ezza Rose – New Partner (Bonnie “Prince” Billy) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2015)

Snowblind Traveler – Dayton, Ohio (Randy Newman) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2015)
Lindsay Clark – Reason To Believe (Tim Hardin) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2014)
Emily Logan – Shenandoah (Anais Mitchell) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2014)

Nick Jaina – The Old Revolution (Leonard Cohen) – Hello Cruel world session (XRAY, 2015)
Anne-Marie Sanderson – Who Knows Where The Time Goes (Sandy Denny) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2015)

Drunken Prayer – On Mobile Bay (Vernon Dalheart) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2014)
Supercrow – Buckets Of Rain (Bob Dylan) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2015)
Mikaela Davis – Acrobat (Angel Olsen) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2015)

Annalisa Tornfelt – I Fall To Pieces (Patsy Cline) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2015)
Jon Ransom – The Killing Moon (Echo & The Bunnymen) – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY, 2015)
Montclaire – Black Rainbow (St. Vincent) – Hello Cruel world session (XRAY, 2014)

375 Nick Jaina

Nick Jaina

Annalisa Tornfelt – Found A Song – The Number 8 (Jealous Butcher, 2015)
Robyn Hitchcock – Nocturne (live) – I Often Dream Of Trains In New York (Yep Roc, 2009)
Jon Ransom – The Alchemist – The Chief Mourner (Gorbie International, 2015)

Nick Jaina – Don’t Come To Me – Primary Perception (Fluff & Gravy, 2013)

Nick Jaina in-studio:
– The Dinner Party
– Telepathic Teleplay
– Unsent Love Letter (reading)

Dan Bern – Graceland – Fleeting Days (Messenger, 2003)
Courtney Barnett – Dead Fox – Sometimes I Sit And Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit (Milk, 2015)
Death Songs – So Deadly – Death Songs
Kaki King – Anthropomorph – The Neck Is A Bridge To The Body (self, 2015)

374 then: the earlier years

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Kaki King – Ingots – Legs To Keep Us Longer (Red Ink, 2004)
Chris Whitley – Her Furious Angels – War Crime Blues (Messenger, 2004)
Yo La Tengo – I’ll Be Around – Fade (Matador, 2013)
Alialujah Choir – Looking For A Gesture – Alialujah Choir (self, 2012)

Laura Gibson – Milk-Heavy, Pollen-Eyed – La Grande (Barsuk, 2012)
Nick Jaina – Winding Sheet – A Narrow Way (HUSH, 2008)
Anais Mitchell – Wilderland – Young Man In America (Wilderland, 2012)
Mimicking Birds – New Doomsdays – Mimicking Birds (Glacial Pace, 2010)

Michael Cera – Moving In – True That (bandcamp, 2014)
Cataldo – In Now And Then – Gilded Oldies (bandcamp, 2014)
Juliana Hatfield – Needle In The Hay – I Saved Latin! A Tribute To Wes Anderson (American Laundromat, 2014)
Brandi Carlile – The Chain – Sweetheart 2014 (Hear Music, 2014)

The Decemberists – Down By The Water – The King Is Dead (Capitol, 2011)
R.E.M. – The One I Love (Live) – The One I Love 12” Single (I.R.S., 1987)

373 Kristin Hersh

Kristin Hersh!

Cat Power – No Sense – Moon Pix (Matador, 1998)
Jack Wilson – Spare Key – Spare Key (Fluff & Gravy, 2013)
Ryan Adams – Off Broadway – Easy Tiger (Lost Highway, 2007)

Throwing Muses – Slippershell – Purgatory / Paradise (self-released, 2013)

Kristin Hersh in-studio:
– Your Dirty Answer
– Sunray Venus
– Flooding
– Rainy Gazebo Tree

Vic Chesnutt – Sad Peter Pan – Is The Actor Happy? (New West, 1995)
Fiona Apple – Valentine – The Idler Wheel (Epic, 2012)

Sean Flinn & The Royal We – The Lost Weekend – The Lost Weekend (self, 2014)

372 Kris Delmhorst

Kris Delmhorst with Austin Nevins

Malcolm Middleton – Just Like Anything – Sleigh Of Heart (Full Time Hobby, 2008)
Amy Annelle – More Than You Know – The Cimmaron Banks (High Plains Sigh, 2009)
Jose Gonzalez – In Our Nature – In Our Nature (Mute, 2007)
Anne-Marie Sanderson – Follow You Down – Eloquence EP (self-released, 2013)

Kris Delmhorst – Saw It All – Blood Test (Signature Sounds, 2014)

Kris Delmhorst (with Austin Nevins) in-studio:
– Blood Test
– Homeless
– 92nd Street

Redbird – Patience (Mark Sandman cover) – Redbird (Signature Sounds, 2003)
Elvis Perkins – The Passage Of The Black Gene – I Aubade (MIR, 2015)
Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield – Roman Candle – Seth Avett & Jessica Lea Mayfield Sing Elliott Smith (Ramseur, 2015)

Little Sue – Energy – New Light (self-released, 2013)

371 Snowblind Traveler

Snowblind Traveller

Shana Cleveland & The Sandcastles – Itchin’ Around – Oh Man, Cover The Ground (self, 2011)
Kristin Hersh – Cathedral Heat – 10-4 All Box Set (Throwing Music, 2008)
Elliott Smith – Go By – New Moon (Kill Rock Stars, 2007)
Steve Earle – Molly-O – I’ll Never Get Out Of This World Alive (New West, 2011)

Snowblind Traveler – Mill Valley – Confederate Burial (self, 2014)

Snowblind Traveler in-studio:
– The Sun In December
– Osprey
– Lobster

Paul Simon – 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover – Still Crazy After All These Years (Columbia, 1975)
Robyn Hitchcock – Harry’s Song – Love From London (Yep Roc, 2013)
Ah Holly Fam’ly – All Unfolding – Reservoir (Lucky Madison, 2009)

370 Annalisa Tornfelt

annalisa

Neil Young – Reason To Believe – A Letter Home (Third Man, 2014)
Damien Jurado – Macha II – Laminar Excursion Volume 1 (self, 2010)

Tracey Thorn – Femme Fatale (VU cover) – A Distant Shore (Cherry Red, 1982)
Mountain Goats – 1 Samuel 15:23 – The Life Of The World To Come (4AD, 2009)
Cat Power – To Be A Good Woman – Live & Direct (Spunk!, 2001)

Annalisa Tornfelt – Scared You’re Gonna Leave – The Number 8 (self, 2015)

Annalisa Tornfelt in-studio:
– Just For A Day
– Play A Game
– Afterlife

Michelle Shocked – Anchorage – Short Sharp Shocked (Mercury, 1988)
Black Prairie – The 84 – Fortune (Sugar Hill, 2014)

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show mentioned:
3/14 Annalisa Tornfelt Album Release Show @ Alberta Rose Theater

369 John Craigie

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Ed Kuepper – Hey Joe – Return Of The Mail-Order Bridegroom (Valve, 2014)
Regina Spektor – All The Rowboats – What We Saw From The Cheap Seats (Sire, 2012)
Mikaela Davis – Never Lose – Hello Cruel World session (XRAY.FM, 2015)

John Craigie in-studio:
– Skipping Like A Stone
– Burn That Dress
– Cactus

John Craigie – Catalina – Working On My Farewell (self, 2015)
Billy Bragg – The Saturday Boy – Brewing Up With Billy Bragg (Go! Discs, 1984)
Kristin Hersh – Spring – Sky Motel (4AD, 1999)
Dave Depper – Ram On (Reprise) – Ram (Jackpot, 2011)

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shows mentioned:
3/13 John Craigie CD release show @ Alberta Street Pub
3/14 John Craigie CD release show @ Alberta Street Pub
3/22 Kristin Hersh @ The Old Church

368 get out

antechamber

Sufjan Stevens – No Shade In The Shadow Of The Cross – Carrie & Lowell (Asthmatic Kitty, 2015)
Jessica Pratt – Greycedes – On Your Own Love Again (Drag City, 2015)
Tom Brosseau – Hard Luck Boy – Perfect Abandon (Crossbill, 2015)
Amy Annelle – Over The Rainbow – Surgery (High Plains Sigh, 2015)

Kris Delmhorst – 92nd St. – Blood Test (Signature Sounds, 2014)
Alialujah Choir – From The Ground – Big Picture Show (Jealous Butcher, 2015)
The Cabin Project – Empire Builder – Heliotrope (self, 2012)
The Weepies – Sirens – Sirens (Nettwerk, 2015)

Horse Feathers – Old Media – So It Is With Us (Kill Rock Stars, 2014)
Lauren O’Connell – Roland The Headless Thompson Gunner (Warren Zevon cover) – Covers (bandcamp, 2012)
Lady Lamb The Beekeeper – Bird Balloons – Ripely Pine (Ba Da Bing, 2013)
Supercrow – Fast Truck – Supercrow (self, 2015)

Ezza Rose – Amelie – When The Water’s Hot (self, 2015)