New and Notable Music

This is a list compiled by Luke Nestler, Music and Program Director and Lynette O’Kane, Assistant Music Director. These are the CDs Lynette and Luke want to make sure KDNK's DJs know are available for airplay. A close reading of this list reveals the true eclectic nature of KDNK Music.

2014

December 5, 12, 19
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Arca/Xen/Mute/RPM
Abelardo Barroso/Cha Cha Cha/World Circuit/Latin
Peter Joseph Burtt & the King Tide/Bone to Stone/Ten to Twelve Productions/Rock-World
Congo Sanchez/Dealin’ with This/Herbrecords/RPM
James Davis/Beveled/Ears & Eyes Records/Jazz
Diplo/F1orida/Big Dada/RPM
Elbow/Live at the World Café/Concord/Rock-Folk
Falty DL/Marks, Ninja Tune, RPM
Flaming Lips (Imagene Peise)/Atlas Eats Christmas/Warner Brothers/Christmas-Rock
Tom Graf/Smokin’/Self/Jazz
Horseman/Dawn of the Dread/Mr Bongo/Reggae
Oceaan/The Grip EP/B3SCI/Rock/RPM
Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band/21st Century Mopam/Self/World
Rupum Sarmah/Omkara/RJ International/World
Smashing Pumpkins/Monuments to an Elegy/Martha’s Music/Rock
Uptown Vocal Jazz Quartet/Vocal Madness/Self/Jazz
Alison Wonderland/Be Calm/Astralwerks/RPM
Courtney Yasmineh/Red Letter Day/Self/Rock
Various/World Music for Warchild/Arc/World
Wu-Tang Clan/A Better Tomorrow/Warner Brothers/HipHop
BIG SURPRISE: Smashing Pumpkins.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Diplo, Rupum Sarmah.
HALL OF FAME:  Smashing Pumpkins.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  
BEST REVISITED CD: Gov’t Mule/Stone Side of the Mule.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Heroes on the Dance Floor/Shelter.
AND DON'T FORGET: Martyn Bennett: Bothy Culture
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Esther Phillips/Alone Again Naturally.
COMING SOON:  Current Swells, Weepies.

November 28
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Bear’s Den/Islands/Communion Records/Rock
Bonobo/Flashlight ep/Ninja Tune/RPM
Knife/Shaken Up Versions/Rabid Records/RPM
Phil Leadbetter/The Next Move/Pinecastle Records/Bluegrass
Living Sisters/Harmony is Real: Songs for a Happy Holiday/Vanguard/Christmas-Rock
Rodney Rice/Empty Pockets & a Troubled Mind/Moody Spring Music/Folk
Bruce Springsteen/The Album Collection Vol. 1 1973-84 Sampler/Columbia Legacy/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Phil Leadbetter.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Bear’s Den.
HALL OF FAME:  Knife, Bonobo, Bear’s Den.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing): Bahamas/Bahamas Is Afie.
BEST REVISITED CD: The New Basement Tapes/Lost on the River.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Jukebox the Ghost/Jukebox the Ghost.
AND DON'T FORGET: Ry Cooder/My Name is Buddy.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bird With the Herd 1951.
COMING SOON: Jack Ingram, JP Harris.

November 21
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Mary J Blige/The London Sessions/Capitol/R&B
Blind Boys of Alabama & Taj Mahal/Talkin’ Christmas!/Capitol/Christmas-Blues
Neil Diamond/Melody Road/Capitol/Rock
Mary Fahl/Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House/Rimar Records/Rock-Folk
Bryan Ferry/Avonmore/BMG/Rock
40 Watt Dreams/After the Show/Self/Folk-Rock
Jan Garrett & JD Martin/All These Gifts/Slipstream/Local-Christmas
Gaudi/Bass, Sweat & Tears Radio Sampler/Six Degrees/RPM
Gorgon City/Sirens/Priority Records/RPM-Rock
Gov’t Mule/Stone Side of the Mule Vol 1 & Dark Side of the Mule Sampler/Self/Rock
Los Campesinos/Los Campesinos Christmas/Soundway/Christmas-Rock
Meiko/Be Mine Remixes/DNTST/RPM
Oh Land/Earth Sick/Self/Rock-RPM
Rich Pellegrin Quintet/Episodes IV-VI/OA2/Jazz
Bob Seger/Ride Out/Capitol/Rock
Somebody Else’s Nightmare/Strength & Kindness/Self/Jazz
Songs: Ohia/Didn’t it Rain/Secretly Canadian/Folk-Rock
Teklife/Next Life/Hyperdub/RPM
Various/Tencities/Soundway/World-RPM
Various/An Americana Christmas/New West/Christmas-Folk
Various/Round Nina: A Tribute to Nina Simone/Verve/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Mary J Blige
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Various/Round Nina, Various/Tencities.
HALL OF FAME:  Mary Blige, Bryan Ferry, Neil Diamond, Jan & JD, Gov’t Mule.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  Busta Rhymes/When Disaster Strikes.
BEST REVISITED CD: Kinks/Muswell Hillbillies.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Laura Welsh/Laura Welsh.
AND DON'T FORGET: Menahan Street Band/Make the Road by Walking.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Jimi Hendrix Experience/Electric Ladyland.
COMING SOON:  Alison Moorer, Lilly Hiatt.

November 14
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Batida/Dois/Soundway Records/World
Cracker/Berkeley to Bakersfield/429 Records/Rock
John Denver/All of My Memories: John Denver Collection Sampler/RCA/Folk
Marianne Faithfull/Give my Love to London/Naïve/Rock
David Friesen & Circle 3 Trio/Where the Light Falls/Origin/Jazz
Bill Frisell/Guitar in the Space Age/Okeh/Jazz-Rock*
Hail Mary Mallon/Bestiary/Rhymesayers/Hip Hop
Jukebox the Ghost/Jukebox the Ghost/Yep Roc/Rock
Annie Keating/Make Believing/BMI/Folk
Kinks/Muswell Hillbillies/Katalog Remastered/RCA Legacy/Rock
Korrontzi/Tradition 2.1/Arc/World
Machinedrum/Vapor City Archives/Ninja Tune/RPM
Manchester Orchestra/Hope/Concord/Rock
New Basement Tapes/Lost on the River/Harvest Records/Rock
Willie Nile/If I Was a River/River House Records/Rock
Jim Norton Collective/Time Remembered: Compositions of Bill Evans/Origin/Jazz
Peruqois/The Original Essence/Self/World
Ariel Pink/Pom Pom/4AD/Rock
Thompson Family/Thompson Family/Self/Folk
Tosca/Outta Here/!K7/RPM-Rock-Jazz
Neil Young/Storytone/Reprise/Rock
Various/Brownswood Bubblers Eleven/Brownswood/RPM-Rock-Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Batida.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Tosca, New Basement Tapes.
HALL OF FAME:  Neil Young, Marianne Faithfull, Thompson Family, Bill Frisell.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  
BEST REVISITED CD: Jerry Lee Lewis/Rock and Roll Time.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Trevor Gordon Hall/Mind Heart Fingers.
AND DON'T FORGET: Gregg Allman/Low Country Blues.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: King Crimson/Islands.
COMING SOON:  Gabriel Kahane, Ingrid Michaelson, David Bowie, Leftover Salmon, Ani DiFranco.

November 7
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Afghan Whigs/Gentlemen/Sub Pop/Rock
Nels Cline & Julian Lage/Room/Memories & Destroy/Jazz
Jimmy Greene/Beautiful Life/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Jon Hopkins/Asleep Versions/Domino/RPM
Ben Howard/I Forget Where We Were/Republic/Rock-Folk
Shorty Kreutz/Full Custom Boogie/Electric Lotus/Blues
Stoney LaRue/Aviator/Entertainment One/Country
La Sucusal de la Cumbia/Cumbia de Domicilia/Intolerancia/Latin
Leftover Salmon/High Country/Los Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Theophilus London/Vibes!/Warner Brothers/Hip Hop-Rock
Rene Lopez/Remix Tastemaker/Liberation/RPM
Los Aguas Aguas/Two, Three Karate Moves/Self/Latin
Los Straightjackets/Deke Dickerson Sings the Great Instrumentals/Yep Roc/Rock
Mariachi El Bronx/Mariachi El Bronx/ATO/Latin-Rock
Josefina Mendez/Todo Llega/Self/Jazz-Latin
Niia/Generation Blue/Self/Rock-RPM
Panda Bear/Mr. Noah/Domino/Rock
Damien Rice/My Favourite Faded Fantasy/Warner Brothers/Rock
Submotion Orchestra/Alium/Counter Records/RPM-Jazz
TV on the Radio/Seeds/Harvest/Rock
Young Rebel Set/Crocodile/New West/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Ben Howard.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Submotion Orchestra, Mariachi El Bronx.
HALL OF FAME:  TV on the Radio, Los Straitjackets.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):   
BEST REVISITED CD: Piers Faccini & Vincent Segal/Songs of Time Lost
BEST OVERLOOKED: Kyle Reid & the Low Swinging Chariots/Allright Here We Go.
AND DON'T FORGET: Tony Furtado/Deep Water.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bob Dylan & the Band/Basement Tapes.
COMING SOON:  Decemberists, Marianne Faithfull.

October 31
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Cassie & Maggie/Sterling Road/Self/Celtic-Folk
Chicago Yestet/Just Say Yes/Self/Jazz
Jeff Coffin & the Mutet/Side Up/Self/Jazz
Deerhoof/La Isla Bonita/Polyvinyl/Rock/
Emma Donovan & the Putbacks/Dawn/Hope Street/Soul
Elders/Story Road/Self/Celtic
Flaming Lips/With a Little Help from My Fwends/Warner Brothers/Rock
Dana Fuchs/Songs from the Road/Ruf Records/Blues
Great Escape/Great Escape/Nordmeister/Rock
James Farm/City Folk/Nonesuch/Jazz
Steve Krase/Buckle Up/Connor Ray Music/Blues
Les  Sins/Michael/Company Records/RPM
Jerry Lee Lewis/Rock & Roll Time/Shangri La/Rock*
Madeleine Peyroux/The Best of Madeleine Peyroux: Keep Me in your Heart for a While/Rounder/Rock-Jazz
Vok/Tension/Musebox/RPM-Rock
Jessie Ware/Tough Love/Interscope Records/RPM
Wax Tailor/Phonovisions Symphonic Orchestra/Pias/Rock
Pegi Young & the Survivors/Lonely in a Crowded Room/New West/Rock
Mike Zito & the Wheel/Songs from the Road/Ruf Records/Blues*
Various/The Rise & Fall of Paramount/Third Man/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Great Escape.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Emma Donovan & the Putbacks.
HALL OF FAME:  Jerry Lee Lewis, Madeleine Peyroux.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing): Various: Rawkus Records Best of Decade 1 1995-2005.
BEST REVISITED CD: Annie Lennox/Nostalgia.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Jon Brooks/The Smiling & Beautiful Countryside.
AND DON'T FORGET: Alice Russell/Pot of Gold.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Rolling Stones/Sticky Fingers.
COMING SOON:  Jose Gonzales, Leftover Salmon, Cracker.

October 24
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Tony Allen/Film of Life/Harmonia Mundi/World-Funk*
Jon Brooks/The Smiling & Beautiful Countryside/Borealis Records/Folk*
James Dubberly & Orquestra Dhan/La Clave del Gumbo/Self/Latin-Jazz
Piers Faccini & Vincent Segal/Songs of Time Lost/Six Degrees/Rock-World
Uwe Gronau/Thoughts of Tomorrow/Self/Jazz-World
Trevor Gordon Hall/Mind Heart Fingers/Self/Folk
Jim Hurst/Looking Glass/NN Guido Music/Folk
JD McPherson/The Warm Covers ep/Rounder/Rock  
Manny Moka/Brooklyn Battery/Lamp88 Records/Jazz-Latin
Kyle Reid & the Low Swinging Chariot/Allright Here We Go/Horton Records/Jazz
Run Boy Run/Something to Someone/Sky Island Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Ray Speigel Ensemble/Moksha/Simla House/Jazz-World
Wings/Venus & Mars/Concord/Rock
Wings/At the Speed of Sound/Concord/Rock
You+Me/Rose Ave. /RCA/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Manny Moka.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: James Dubberly & Orquestra Dhanj, Jon Brooks.
HALL OF FAME:  Ray Spiegel Ensemble, Jon Brooks.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing): Various: Def Jam Classics Vol.2.
BEST REVISITED CD: Hozier/Hozier, JD & Straight Shot/Where I’ve Been.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Ed Motta/AOR.
AND DON'T FORGET: Truckstop Honeymoon/Diamonds in the Asphalt.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Byrds/Mr. Tambourine Man.
COMING SOON:  Elders, Ani de Franco, Bruce Cockburn, Bill Frisell.

October 17
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Bonobo/Northern Borders Tour/Ninja Tune/RPM
Field Report/Marigolden/Self/Rock
Ludovico Einaudi & Cecilia Chailly/Stanze/Decca/Classical
Sallie Ford/Slap Back/Vanguard/Rock
James Hand/ Stormclouds of Heaven/Self/Country
JD & the Straight Shot/Whee I’ve Been/Self/Rock
Eric Johnson & Mike Stern/Eclectic/Vortexan Records/Blues-Jazz
Frank Kimbrough Quartet/Frank Kimbrough Quartet/Palmetto/Jazz
Kevin Kinsella/Riding Higher Still/Vpal Music/Reggae
Mark Lanegan Band/Phantom Radio/Vagrant/Rock     
Annie Lennox/Nostalgia/La Lennoxa/Rock-Jazz
Dave Liebman Group/Samsara/Whaling City Sound/Jazz            
Eliot Lipp/Watch the Shadows/Self/RPM
Christian Lopez Band/Pilot/Blaster/Rock-Folk
Manchester Orchestra/Hope/Concord/Rock
Barry Manilow/My Dream Duets/Verve/Rock
Johnny Marr/Playland/New Voodoo/Rock
Hank Marvin/Django’s Castle/MTM Music/Jazz
Ed Motta/Aor/Tummy Touch Records/Rock-R&B
Ferenc Nemeth & Attilo Laszlo/Bridges of Souls/Dreamers Collective Records/Jazz
OK Go/Hungry Ghosts/BMG/Rock
The Piano Guys/Wonders/TPG Productions/Classical-Folk
Spero/Electric/Self/Jazz
Chip Taylor/Little Prayers Trilogy/Train Wreck Records/Folk
Tom Teasely/The Love of the Nightingale/Self/Jazz-World
Winterpills/Echolalia/Self/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Tom Teaseley.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Christian Lopez Band, Eric Johnson & Mike Stern.
HALL OF FAME:  Prince/John Mellencamp/Stevie Nicks.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing): Jackson Browne/Standing in the Breach; Mercan Dede/Dunya; The White Stripes/Elephant.
BEST REVISITED CD: Doug Seegers/Going Down to the River; Danielia Cotton/The Real Book.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Red Hot + Arthur Russell.
AND DON'T FORGET: The Corporation/India.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: James Brown/Revolution of the Mind.
COMING SOON:  David Bowie, JD Mcpherson, Madeleine Peyroux, Foo Fighters.

October 10
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Allo Darlin’/We Come from the Same Place/Slumberland/Rock
Bahamas/Bahamas Is Alfie/Barchords Records/Rock
Eli Bennett/Breakthrough/Addo/Jazz
Black Strobe/Godforsaken Roads/Self/RPM-Rock
Bonnie Prince Billy/Singer’s Grave a Sea of Tongues/Drag City/Rock-Folk
Captain Planet/Esperanto Slang/Bastard Jazz Recording/Latin-RPM
Ray Charles/Genius Loves Company 10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition/Concord/Blues
Kevin Conlon/The Groove Rebellion/Self/Jazz
Mercan Dede/Dunya/One Earth/RPM-World
Clare Fischer Big Band/Pacific Jazz/Self/Jazz
Funk Ark/Man is a Monster/Ropeadope/Funk-World
Marta Gomez/Contigo:Songs with Latin American Soul/Arc/Latin
Kamerunga/Terra Australis/Arc/World
Kindness/Otherness/Female Energy Records/Rock-R&B
Making Movies/A La Deriva/United Interests/Latin-Rock
Meiko/Dear You/Concord/Rock
John Mellencamp/Plain Spoken/Republic/Rock
Stevie Nicks/Songs from the Vault/Warner Brothers/Rock
Nicholas Payton/Numbers/Paytone Records/Jazz
Clarence Penn & Penn Station/Monk:The Lost Files/Origin/Jazz
Primus/Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble/Rock/ATO
Prince/Art Official Age/Warner Brothers/Funk-Rock
Prince & 3rdeye Girl/Plectrumelectrum/Warner Brothers/Rock
Pat Senatore/Trio Ascensione/Fresh Sound Records/Jazz
Cosy Sheridan/Pretty Bird/Waterbug Records/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Marta Gomez.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Captain Planet.
HALL OF FAME:  Prince, John Mellencamp, Primus, Stevie Nicks.
HALL OF SHAME (lastest CD gone missing): Kelly Willis/Fading Fast.
BEST REVISITED CD: Charlie Mars/The Money; Barr Brothers/Sleeping Operator.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Steve Arrington/Way Out; Toure-Raichel Collective/The Paris Session.
AND DON'T FORGET: Ozomotli/Don’t Mess with the Dragon.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Average White Band/Put It Where You Want It.
COMING SOON:  Bonobo, Mariachi El Bronx, Macy Gray, Billy Idol.

October 3
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Sam Amidon/Lily-O/Nonesuch/Folk
Maggie Bjorklund/Shaken/Bloodshot/Rock
Jonathan Byrd/You Can’t Outrun the Radio/Waterbug/Rock
Caribou/Our Love/Merge/Rock
Antonio Castrignano/Fomenta/Pondersoa Music/World
Otis Clay & Johnny Rawls/Soul Brothers/Blind Racoon/Blues-Soul
Danielia Cotton/The Real Book/Cottontown/Rock
Dirty River Boys/Dirty River Boys/Self/Folk
Early Mays/The Early Mays/Self/Folk
Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn/Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn/Self/Folk-Bluegrass
Greylag/Greylag/Dead Oceans/Rock
Flying Lotus/You’re Dead/Warp/Electronica
Horsefeathers/Horsefeathers/Kill Rock Stars/Folk
Hot Sardines/Hot Sardines/Decca/Jazz-Lounge
Zola Jesus/Taiga/Self/RPM
Nicholas Krgovich/On Sunset/NK World Service/Rock
Ireesh Lal/Ethnotronica/Self/RPM-World-Jazz
Benjamin Lapidus & Kari-B3/Ochosi Blues/Tresero/Jazz-Latin
Shelby Lynne/I Am Shelby Lynne/Rounder/Country
Eliza Lynn/Goodbye Nashville/Civility Records/Folk
Mojo Gurus/Who Asked You/Red River/Rock
Mason Razavi/Quartet Plus/First Orbit Sounds/Jazz
Nell Robinson & the Rose/Of No-Man’s Land/Self/Folk
Doug Seegers/Going Down to the River/Rounder/Country
James Lee Stanley/Apocaloptimist/Beachwood Recordings/Rock
Stray Birds/Best Medicine/Yep Roc/Rock
Andy Waddell/Alive/Rhombus Records/Jazz
Nikki Yanofsky/Little Secret/A440 Records/Rock-Jazz
Various/Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell/Yep Roc/Rock-RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Andy Waddell.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Nikki Yanofsky, Nicholas Krgovich, Master Mix.
HALL OF FAME:  Bela & Abigail, Master Mix.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives/Saturday Night Sunday Morning.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Monica Heldal/Boy from the North.
AND DON'T FORGET: Peter Gabriel/New Blood.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Pharaoh Sanders/Love Will Find a Way.
COMING SOON:  JD McPherson, Horse Feathers, Chip Taylor, Annie Lennox, Funk Ark.

September 26
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Devon Allman/Ragged & Dirty/Ruf Records/Rock
Alt-J/This is All Yours/Infectious Music/Rock*
Aphex Twin/Syra/Warp/Electronica
Steve Arrington/Way Out 80-84/Atlantic/Funk
Barr Brothers/Sleeping Operator/Secret City Records/Folk-Rock
Jackson Browne/Standing in the Breach/Inside Recordings/Rock*
Budos Band/Burnt Offering/Daptone/Funk-Rock*
Leonard Cohen/Popular Problems/Columbia/Rock*
Foxygen/and Star Power/Jagjaguwar/Rock
Chelsey Green & the Green Project/The Green Room/Self/Jazz
Jim Keaveny/Out of Time/Self/Folk
Ryan Keberle & Catharsis/Into the Zone/Greenleaf Music/Jazz
Hal Ketchum/I’m the Troubadour/Music Road Records/Folk
Lights/Little Machines/Warner Brothers/Rock
Brian Lindsay/The Monkey, the Tango, the Boogaloo/GFI Music/Rock
Brian Lopez/Static Noise/Funzalo Records/Rock
Minus the Bear/Lost Loves/Dangerbird/Rock
Mulebone/Keep on Movin’/Red Tug Records/Blues
Alicia Olatuja/Timeless/Self/Jazz
Perfume Genius/Too Bright/Matador/Rock
Dave Ray/Legacy1962-2002/Red House Records/Blues
Eric Reed/Groovewise/Smoke Sessions/Jazz
Alexis P. Suter Band/Love the Way You Roll/American Showplace/Blues
Toure-Raichel Collective/The Paris Session/Cumbancha/World*
Various/Salsa de la Bahia/Patois/Latin
BIG SURPRISE: Steve Arrington, Alica Olatuja.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Chelsey Green & the Green Project .
HALL OF FAME:  Jackson Browne, Leonard Cohen,
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing): Willie Nelson/Rainbow Connection.
BEST REVISITED CD: Marty Stuart/Saturday Night-Sunday Morning; Lucinda Williams/Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Lachlan Bryan & the Wildes/Black Coffee.
AND DON'T FORGET: Trombone Shorty/Backatown.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Stevie Wonder/The Secret Life of Plants.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Hiss Golden Messenger/Lateness of Dancers; Steelism/615 to Fame.
AND DON'T FORGET: Mulatu Astatke & the Heliocentrics/Inspiration Information.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Mose Allison/Hello There Universe.
COMING SOON:  Yusuf Cat Stevens, Ingrid Michaelson, Jackson Browne.

September 19
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Mike Auldridge, Jerry Douglas, Rob Ickes/Three Bells/Rounder/Folk-Bluegrass*
Marcia Ball/The Tattooed Lady & the Alligator Man/Alligator Records/Blues
Maya Beiser/Uncovered/Self/Rock-Classical
Otis Brown III/ The Thought of You/Revive/Jazz
Gary Clark Jr./Live/Warner Brothers/Blues*
Earls of Leicester/Earls of Leicester/Rounder/Bluegrass
Grateful Dead/Wake Up to Find Out/Nassau Colisseum  1990/Rhino/Rock*
Hard Working Americans/First Waltz/Melvin Records/Rock
Monica Heldal/Boy from the North/Warner Music/Folk
Hot Rize/When I’m Free/Ten in Hand/Bluegrass*
James/La Petite Morte/BMG/Rock
King Tuff/Black Moon Spell/Sub Pop/Rock
James Leary/Together/Lifeforce Jazz/Jazz
Rene Lopez/Love Has no Mercy/Liberation Label/Rock-RPM
Charlie Mars/The Money/Rockingham Records/Rock
Blake Mills/Heigh Ho/Verve/Rock
Whiskey Gentry/Live from Georgia/Goose Creek Music/Folk
Whiskey Shivers/Whiskey Shivers/Self/Bluegrass
Rachael Sage/Blue Roses/MPress Records/Rock
Redinho/Redinho/Numbers/RPM
Pat Roberts & the Haymakers/Devil/Electric Lotus/Rock
Rural Alberta Advantage/Mended with Gold/Saddle Creek/Rock
Awa Sangho/Alata/Motema/World
Elizabeth Shepherd/The Signal/Slef/Jazz
Slater-Kinney/Start Together/Sub Pop/Rock
Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives/Saturday Night Sunday Morning/Superlatone Records/Country-Gospel
Train/Bulletproof Picasso/Columbia/Rock
Lucinda Williams/Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone/Highway 20 Records/Country
Luke Winslow-King/Everlasting Arms/Bloodshot/Blues
Various/Link of Chain: A Songwriters Tribute to Chris Smithers/Signature Sounds/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Charlie Mars.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Monica Heldal, Pat Roberts & the Haymakers.
HALL OF FAME:  Lucinda Williams, Marty Stuart, Three Bells.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  
BEST REVISITED CD: Trigger Hippy/Trigger Hippy; Caroline Rose/I Will Not Be Afraid.

BEST OVERLOOKED: Hiss Golden Messenger/Lateness of Dancers; Steelism/615 to Fame.
AND DON'T FORGET: Mulatu Astatke & the Heliocentrics/Inspiration Information.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Mose Allison/Hello There Universe.
COMING SOON:  Yusuf Cat Stevens, Ingrid Michaelson, Jackson Browne.

September 12
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Asteroids Galaxy Tour/Bring Us Together/Rough Trade/Rock
Beat Funktion/Mandy’s Secret/DO Music/Jazz/Funk*
Lachlan Bryan & the Wildes/Black Coffee/Self/Country-Rock*
Dead Lovers/Supernormal Superstar/Random Records/Rock
Field Notes/Marigolden/Partisan/Rock
Reed Foehl/Lost in the West/Neverfoehl Records/Folk
Front Country/Sake of the Sound/Self/Bluegrass-Folk
Goat/Commune/Sub Pop/Rock
Shakey Graves/And the War Came/Dualtone/Rock*
Interpol/Elpinator/Matador/Rock
Bill Madden/New Religion/Mad Muse/Rock
Imelda May/Tribal/Verve/Rock-Blues*
Sergio Mendes/Magic/Okeh/Latin*
Nick Monaco/Soul Clap Records/RPM-Rock
Jason Moran/All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller/Blue Note/Jazz
Rebecca Pidgeon/Bad Poetry/Metrognome/Rock
Robert Plant & the Sensational Shape Shifters/Lullaby and the Ceaseless Roar/Nonesuch/Rock*
Lipbone Redding/Esmeralda/CitizenOneMusic/Rock*
Second Sky/Touching the Surface/RPM*
Slimkid 3 & DJ Nu-Mark/Slimkid 3 & DJ Nu-Mark/Pot Hard Music/Hip Hop-Rock
Sons of Bill/Love & Logic/Self/Rock
Steelism/615 to Fame/Single Lock Records/Rock*
Chris Walden Big Band/Full On/Origin/Jazz
Various/Map to the Treasure: Reimagining Laura Nyro/Sony/Rock-Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Shakey Graves, Dead Lovers.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Front Country, Steelism, Lachlan Bryan & the Wildes.
HALL OF FAME:  Imelda May, Robert Plant, Steelism, Beat Funktion
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  
BEST REVISITED CD: Sean Rowe/Madman; Caroline Rose/I Will Not Be Afraid.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Soul Scratch:Down the Road
AND DON'T FORGET: Greg Brown/Freak Flag.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: John Lee Hooker/Mad Man Blues.
COMING SOON:  Mia Dyson, Bob Seger.

September 5
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Auction Project/Slink/Self/Jazz
Bad Plus/Inevitable Western/Okeh/Jazz
Sheila Brody/Mississippi/Spit Digital/Soul-Rock
Stanley Clarke Band/Up/Mack Avenue/Jazz*
Vassar Clements/Memories of Music City USA/Flatt Mountain Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Delta Spirit/Into the Wide/Dualtone/Rock
East Side/Astoria/Zino-Rephi Records/Jazz-Latin
Orion Freeman/The Divine Game/Self/Folk
Ben Glover/Atlantic/Carpe Vita Creative/Rock
Sondre Lerche/Please/Yep Roc/Rock
Lo’ Jo/310 Lunes/Harmonia Mundi/Jazz-World
Raul Midon/Don’t Hesitate/Mack Avenue/Rock
Silva/Ocean View/Six Degrees/Latin-Rock
Simian Mobile Disco/Whorl/Anti/RPM
Moira Smiley & Voco/Laughter out of Tears/Self/Folk
Somebody’s Darling/Adult Roomates/Self/Rock
Various/Take Me to the River/Stax/Soundtrack-Blues
Tauk/Collision/Self/RPM
Tricky/Adrian Thaws/!K7/Rock-RPM
Trigger Hippy/Trigger Hippy/Rounder/Rock-Blues
Moreno Veloso/Coisa Boa/Luaka Bop/Latin
Jesse Winchester/A Reasonable Amount of Trouble/Appleseed Recording/Rock
Johnny Winter/Step Back/Megaforce Records/Blues
Mac Wiseman/Songs from My Mother’s Hand/Wrinkled Hand Records/Folk
Various/Psychedelic Planet/Psychedelic Planet/Six Degrees/RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Trigger Hippy.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Moira Smiley & Voco, Lo’Jo.
HALL OF FAME:  Stanley Clarke, Trigger Hippy.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  Spoon.
BEST REVISITED CD: Mike Doughty:Stellar Motel.
BEST OVERLOOKED: The Wind & the Wave/From the Wreckage; Marlon McClain/TBC.
AND DON'T FORGET: Hindi Zahra/Handmade.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Dr. John/Gumbo.
COMING SOON:  Alison Moorer, Robert Plant, Lucinda Williams.

August 29
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Ryan Adams/Ryan Adams/Paxam Records/Rock*
Arthur Barron, Dave Liebman, Abel Pabon/Miami Jazz Project/Zoho Music/jazz
Avi Buffalo/At Best Cuckold/Sub Pop/Rock
Marco Benevento/Swift/Royal Potato Family/RPM*
Breithaupt Brothers Songbook Vol. II/Just Passing Through/Alma Records/Jazz
Bug/Angels & Devils/Ninja Tune/RPM
Chick Corea Trio/Trilogy/Concord/Jazz*
Counting Crows/Somewhere Under Wonderland/Capitol/Rock*
Mike Doughty/Stellar Motel/Snack Bar/Rock
Mark Erelli/Milltowns/Self/Folk
Frazey Ford/Indian Ocean/Nettwerk/Folk*
Greensky Bluegrass/If Sorrows Swim/Big Blue Zero Records/Bluegrass*
Hiss Golden Messenger/Lateness of Dancers/Merge/Rock
Lia Ices/Ices/Jagjaguwar/Rock
Marketa Irglova/Muna/Anti/Rock
Kooks/Listen/Virgin/Rock
Marlon McClain/TBC/Mac Man Music/Blues-Funk*
Moire/Shelter/Ninja Tune/RPM
Myriad 3/The Where/Universal/Jazz
Parsonsfield/Afterparty/Signature Sounds/Folk
William Pilgrim & the All Grows Up/Epic Endings/Live Ice House Records/Folk*
Gemma Ray/Milk for your Motors/Bronze Rat Recors/Rock*
Ritmos Unidos/Ritmos Unidos/Patois Music/Jazz-Latin
Eileen Rose/Be Many Gone/Cadiz Music/Country
Rubblebucket/Survival Sounds/Communion Records/Rock*
Rustie/Green Language/Warp/RPM-Hip Hop
Sinkane/Mean Love/DFA Records/Rock
Soul Scratch/Down the Road/Self/Funk-Rock
The Vines/Wicked Nature/Self/Rock
Frank Walton/Yoron Israel Sexted/Live in Chicago/Han-Walproduction/Jazz
Wind & the Wave/From the Wreckage/RCA/Rock
Lee Ann Womack/The Way I’m Livin’/Sugar Hill/Country
Jubal Lee Young/On a Dark Highway/Reconstruction Records/Country
Various/Dead Man’s Town: A Tribute to Born in the U.S.A./Rock-Folk
Various/Look Again to the Wind: Johnny Cash’s Bitter Tears Revisited/Sony/Country
BIG SURPRISE: William Pilgrim & the All Grows Up, Wind & the Wave
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Gemma Ray, Eileen Rose, Marlon McClain, Hiss Golden Messenger.
HALL OF FAME:  Lee Ann Womack, Mike Doughty, Counting Crows.
HALL OF SHAME (most recent CD gone missing): Shovels & Rope.
BEST REVISITED CD: Caroline Rose/I Will Not be Afraid.
BEST OVERLOOKED: FKA Twigs/LP1.
AND DON'T FORGET: Thievery Corporation/Radio Retaliation.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Isley Brothers & Jimi Hendrix/In the Beginning.
COMING SOON:  Shelby Lynn, White Violet, Leonard Cohen, Jackson Browne.

August 22
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Abstrakto/Abstrakto/Purplehaus Records/Latin-Rock
Basement Jaxx/Junto/Atlantic/RPM
Big Harp George/Chromaticism/Blues Mountain Records/Blues
Joe Bonamassa/Different Shades of Blue/J & R Adventures/Blues
Pieta Brown/Paradise Outlaw/Red House/Folk
Cold Specks/Nueroplasticity/Broken Hertz Records/Folk
Ross Cooper/Give it Time/Self/Folk-Country
Anthony D’Amato/The Shipwreck from the Shore/New West/Rock
Justin Townes Earle/Single Mothers/Vagrant/Rock-Country
Mike Farris/Shine for All the People/Compass/Rock-Gospel
Gaslight Anthem/Get Hurt/Mercury/Rock
Bebel Gilberto/Tudo/Sony/Latin
Robyn Hitchcock/The Man Upstairs/Yep Roc/Rock
Kyle Hollingsworth/Speed of Life/Sci Fidelity/Rock-Funk
Holy Ghost Tent Revival/Right State of Mind/Self/Rock
Harold Lopez-Nussa/New Day/Harmonia Mundi/Jazz
Sinead O’Connor/I’m Not Bossy, I’m the Boss/Nettwerk/Rock
Owl John/Owl John/Atlantic/Rock
Rose’s Pawn Shop/Gravity Well/Self/Folk
Sean Rowe/Madman/Anti/Rock-Folk
Jason Spooner Band/Chemical/Self/Rock-Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Ross Cooper.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Rose’s Pawn Shop.
HALL OF FAME:  Justin Townes Earle, Sinead O’Connor, Joe Bonamassa
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  First Aid Kit ( again ).
BEST REVISITED CD: Ruthie Foster/Promise of a Brand New Day.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Lera Lynn/The Avenues.
AND DON'T FORGET: Truck Stop Honeymoon/Diamonds in the Asphalt.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Sonny Stitt.
COMING SOON:  Johnny Winter.

August 15
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Brother’s Keeper/Brother’s Keeper/Self/Local-Blues
Eric Clapton & Friends/The Breeze: An Appreciation of J.J. Cale/EPC/Rock
Dilated Peoples/Directors of Photography/Rhymesayers/Hip Hop
Dr. John/Ske-Dat-De-Dat:The Spirit of Satch/Proper Records/Blues-Jazz
Kiki Ebson/Scarecrow Sessions/Painted Pony Media/Jazz
Orrin Evans/Liberation Blues/Smoke Sessions Records/Jazz
FKA Twigs/LP 1/Young Turks Recordings/Rock-RPM
Orenda Fink/Blue Dream/Saddle Creek/Rock
Lili Haydn/LIli Land/Self/Rock
JJ/V/Secretly Canadian/Rock
The Littlest Birds/Live & Lucky/Self/Bluegrass-Folk
Mack Avenue Superband/Live from the Detroit Jazz Festival/Mack Avenue/Jazz
The Main Squeeze/The Main Squeeze/Self/Soul-Funk
J Mascis/Tied to a Star/Sub Pop/Rock
Cecilia Noel/Havana Rocks/Compass/Latin-Rock
Devonte Hynes/Palo Alto/Domino/Soundtrack
Roadkill Ghost Choir/In Tongues/Greatest Hiss Records/Rock
Caroline Rose/I Will Not be Afraid/Little Hi! Records/Rock-Blues
Dan Rosenthal/Arrows of Love/Self/Local-Folk
Ryan Shupe & the Rubberband/We Rode One/Tydal Wave/Rock
Silva/January/Six Degrees/RPM
Sloan/Commonwealth/Yep Roc/Rock
Soja/Amid the Noise & Haste/ATO/Reggae
Sweetwater String Band/River of Rhymes/Self/Bluegrass-Folk
Various:Dear Jean:Artists Celebrate Jean Ritchie/Ritchie Project Trust/Folk-Celtic
Various:Blind Raccoon Collection Vol. 2/Blind Raccoon/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Lili Haydn.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: FKA Twigs.
HALL OF FAME:  Dr. John, Eric Clapton.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing): Ruben Blades/Mundo.  
BEST REVISITED CD: Hello Strangers/Hello Strangers.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Chuck Prophet/Night Surfer.
AND DON'T FORGET: Fat Freddys Drop: Live at Roadhouse London.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Mose Allison/I Don’t Worry About a Thing.
COMING SOON:  New Pornographers, Bob Seger.

August 8
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Shawn Amos/The Reverend Shawn Amos Tells It/Self/Blues
AmpLive/Headphone Concerto/Plug Research/Hip Hop-RPM
Jill Barber/Fool’s Gold/Self/Rock
Elvin Bishop/Can’t Even Do Wrong Right/Alligator/Blues
Cory Branan/The No-Hit Wonder/Bloodshot/Rock
Breaking Grass/Just as Strong/Mountain Fever Records/Bluegrass
Campo/Remixes & Rarezas/Bizarro/RPM-Latin
Eliana Cuevas/Espejo/Universal/Latin
Spencer Day/Day Break/Self/Rock
Dirty Loops/Loopified/Verve/Rock
FaltyDL/In the Wild/NinjaTune/RPM
Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas/Secret Evil/Instant Records/Rock
Hillstomp/Portland, Ore/Fluff & Gravy Records/Blues-Folk
Kevin Kastning & Carl Clements/Watercolor Sky/Greydisc/Jazz
Shelley King/Building a Fire/Lemonade Records/Blues
Fela Kuti/Finding Fela/Fak/Soundtrack-World
Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick/Laurie & Kathy Sing the Songs of Vern & Ray/Spruce & Maple Music/Bluegrass
LeMaitre/Singularity/Astralwerks/Rock
David Mayfield/Strangers/Compass/Rock
Cahalen Morrison & Country Hammer/The Flower of Muscle Shoals/Hanktown Trade Roots Music/Folk-Country
Porter Robinson/Worlds/Astralwerks/RPM
Smokey Robinson/Smokey & Friends/Verve/Soul-Rock
Paul Serrato/Love Matters/Graffiti Productions/Jazz
Singer & the Songwriter/What a Difference a Melody Makes/Mason Jar Music/Jazz
Somi/The Lagos Music Salon/OKeh/Jazz-World
Spoon/They Want My Soul/Loma Vista/Rock
Vanesse Thomas/Blues for my Father/Segue Records/Blues
Paul Thorn/Too Blessed to be Stressed/Perpetual Obscurity Records/Rock
Various/Hyperdub 10.2/Hyperdub/RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Cahalen Morrison.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Somi, Hillstomp.
HALL OF FAME:  Elvin Bishop, Fela Kuti, Kevin Kastning, Spoon.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):  Ruthie Foster.
BEST REVISITED CD: Shovels & Rope/Swimmin’ Time.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Ephemerals/Nothin’ is Easy.
AND DON'T FORGET: Diane Birch/Forgiveness.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Waterboys/Fisherman’s Blues.
COMING SOON:  Avi Buffalo, Imogen Heap, Bob Seger, Lucinda Williams.

August 1
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Tori Amos/Unrepentant Geraldines/Mercury/Rock
Arise Roots/Love & War/Imperial Sound/Reggae
Bear In Heaven/Time Is Over One Day Old/Dead Oceans/Rock
Benjamin Booker/Benjamin Booker/ATO/Rock
Marc Broussard/Life Worth Living/Vanguard/Rock
Duhks/Beyond the Blue/Self/Folk
Ben Fields/Extraordinary Light/Warner Brothers/Rock
Lynne Hanson/River of Sand/Self/Folk
Al Jarreau/My Old Friend: Celebrating George Duke/Concord/Jazz
Shooter Jennings/Don’t Wait Up (for George)/ Black Country Rock/Country
Sheri Julianne/10 Degrees  South/Azul do Mar Records/Jazz-Latin
Alison May/Loved/Dark/Self/Folk-Rock
Micky & the Motorcars/Hearts From Above/Self/Folk
Xavier Desandre Navarre/In-Pulse/Harmonia Munid/Jazz
Novox/Over the Honeymoon/Z Productions/Jazz-Funk
Paa Kow/Ask/Self/World
Ellis Paul/Chasing Beauty/Black Wolf Records/Folk
Chuck Prophet/Night Surfer/Yep Roc/Rock
Strumbellas/We Still Move on Dance Floors/Underneath a Mountain/Rock
Joe Sundell/Joe Sundell/Self/Folk
Andreas Varady/Andreas Varady/Verve/Jazz

BIG SURPRISE: Novox.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Ben Fields, Benjamin Booker.
HALL OF FAME:  Marc Broussard, Duhks.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  
BEST REVISITED CD: Miles Tackett/The Fool Who Wonders.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Jungle/Jungle.
AND DON'T FORGET: Niyaz/Sumud.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Kenny Burrell/Midnight Blue.
COMING SOON: Loudon Wainwright III, Amp Live, Justin Townes Earle.

July 25
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Carisma/Confessions/Almud/Folk-Classical
Cold Specks/Bodies at Bay EP/Broken Hertz Records/Folk
Rocco Deluca/Rocco Deluca/429 Records/Rock
Marty Dread/Upcountry Boy/Five Corners Music/Reggae
Ruthie Foster/Promise of a Brand New Day/Blue Corn Music/Blues
Otis Gibbs/Souvenirs of a Misspent Youth/Wanamaker Recording/Folk
Got a Girl/I Love You but I Must Drive Off this Cliff Now/Bulk Recording/Rock
Haas Kowert Tice/You Got This/Self/Folk
Hello Strangers/Hello Strangers/IMI Music/Folk-Country
Kodoko/Patterns & Light/Self/RPM
Land Observations/The Grand Tour/Mute/Rock
La Peliroja/Injusticia/Chulo Records/Latin
Jenny Lewis/The Voyager/Warner Brothers/Rock
Nils Lofgren/Face the Music/Concord/Rock
Lera Lynn/The Avenues/Self/Folk
Ben Miller Band/Any Way, Shape or Form/New West/Blues-Bluegrass
Muneshine/In Transit/Scissor Records/Hip Hop-RPM
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers/Hypnotic Eye/Reprise/Rock
Leticia Rodriguez Garza/Saguita al Bate/Self/Latin
The Rosebuds/Sand + Silence/Western Vinyl/Rock
Shabazz Palaces/Lese Majesty/Sub Pop/HipHop
Jim-E Stack/Tell Me I Belong/Innovative Leisure/RPM
Chris Staples/American Soft/Barsuk/Rock-Folk
Various:Song Reader: Twenty Songs by Beck/Capital/Rock
Various/Putumayo Presents: Australia/Putumayo/World
BIG SURPRISE: Got A Girl, Haas Kower Tice.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Ben Miller Band, Hello Strangers.
HALL OF FAME:  Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Ruthie Foster, Nils Lofgren.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  Keller Williams w/ Travelin’ McCourys/Pick.
BEST REVISITED CD: Trevor Hall/Chapter of the Forest.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Diggs Duke/The Upper Hand & Other Grand Illusions.
AND DON'T FORGET: Ruthie Foster/Phenomenal Woman.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Butterfield Blues Band/Live.
COMING SOON: Tori Amos, Boy & Bear, Kyle Hollingsworth.

July 18
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Todd Bishop Group/Travelogue/Self/Jazz
Anthony Branker & Word Play/The Forward (Towards Equality) Suite/Origin/Jazz
Break of Reality/Ten/Self/Rock-Classical
John Cowan/60/Bluegrass/Self
Christopher Denny/If the Roses Don’t Kill Us/Partisan/Rock
Ephemerals/Nothin is Easy/Jalapeno Records/Soul-Rock
Robin Eubanks/Klassik Rock Vol. I/Self/Jazz
442’s/442s/Self/Rock-Classical
Ahmad Jamal & Yusef Lateef/Live at the Olympia/Harmonia Mundi/Jazz
Jungle/Jungle/XL Recording/RPM-Soul
Ricky Kej & Wouter Kellerman/Winds of Samsara/Reveolution Studios/World
Jeremy Loops/Trading Change/Yebo Music/Rock-Folk
Billy Joe Shaver/Long in the Tooth/Lightning Rod Records/Country-Folk
Ian Siegal/Man & Guitar: Live at the Royal Albert Hall/BBC Recording/Blues
Todo Mundo/Conexion/(P)&(C )/Latin-Reggae
Rodney Whitaker/When We Find Ourselves Alone/Mack Avenue/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: 442s, Ian Siegal.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Ephemerals, Break of Reality.
HALL OF FAME:  Ahmad Jamal & Yusef Lateef
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing):  
BEST REVISITED CD: Quantic/Magnetica.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Sam Smith/The Lonely Hour.
AND DON'T FORGET: Calexico/Carried to Dust.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Taj Mahal/Giant Step.
COMING SOON:  Counting Crows, Macy Gray.

July 11
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Anushka/Broken Circuit/Brownswood/RPM-R&B
Henry Butler & Steven Bernstein/Viper’s Drag/Universal/Jazz
Warren Cuccurullo & Ustad Sultan Khan/The Master/Six Degrees/World
Fink/Hard Believer/R’Coup’d/Folk-Rock
Grifters & Shills/Watershed/Stone Productions/Folk
Hikes/Hikes EP/Raw Paw/Rock
Jim Lauderdale/I’m a Song/Sky Crunch Records/Country
Loudermilks/The Loudermilks/You Know What Records/Folk    
Mark “Muleman” Massey/One Step Ahead of the Blues/Icehouse Records/Blues
Phish/Fuego/Self/Rock
Shovels & Rope/Swimmin’ Time/Dualtone/Folk-Rock
Smash Palace/Extended Play/Zip Records/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Loudermilks, Grifters & Shills.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Shovels & Rope.
HALL OF FAME:  Fink, Jim Lauderdale, Phish.
HALL OF SHAME (Latest CD gone missing): Chromeo/Business Casual. 
BEST REVISITED CD: Chris Smither/Still on the Levee. 
BEST OVERLOOKED: Jack Clement/For Once & for All.
AND DON'T FORGET: Sigur Ros/Inni.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bob Dylan/Blonde on Blonde.
COMING SOON: Pieta Brown, Paul Thorn, Bruce Hornsby, Grace Jones.

July 4
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Bassnectar/Noise vs Beauty/Amorphous/RPM
Jack Clement/For Once & For All/I.R.S. Records/Country*
Van Darien/Silent Sparrow/Vantastic Records/Folk
Diggs Duke/The Upper Hand & Other Grand Illusions/Brownswood/R&B-HipHop-Jazz
Fhloston Paradigm/The Phoenix/Hyperdub/Electronica
Free Man/Free Man/Partisan Records/Rock
Trevor Hall/Chapter of the Forest/Vanguard/Rock
Gulp/Season Sun/EverLoving/Rock
Levon Helm Band/Midnight Ramble Sessions Vol. 3/Self/Rock
Fred Hersch Trio/Floating/Palmetto/Jazz
John Hiatt/Terms of My Surrender/New West/Rock
Sean Jones Quartet/Improvise: Never Before Seen/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Locust Honey String Band/Never Let Me Cross Your Mind/Self/Folk
Janiva Magness/Original/Fathead Records/Rock
Mastodon/Once More Around the Sun/Reprise/Rock
Toussaint Morrison/Edo/Urban Home Companion/Hip Hop
My Brightest Diamond/None More Than You/Asthmatic Kitty/Rock
NIckodemus & Brian J/Wanted Man/Wonderwheel/RPM
Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens/Cold World/Daptone Records/Soul-Gospel
Chris Smither/Still on the Levee/Humunculus Records/Folk
Dave Spector/Message in Blue/Delmark/Blues
Miles Tackett/The Fool Who Wonders/Root Down/Rock
Woman’s Hour/Conversations/Secretly Canadian/Rock
Various/Classic African American Songsters/Smithsonian Folkways/Folk-Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Miles Tackett, My Brightest Diamond.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Trevor Hall, Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens.
HALL OF FAME:  Bassnectar, John Hiatt, Chris Smither, Janiva Magness.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD gone missing): Galaxie 500/Copenhagen.
BEST REVISITED CD: Eccodek/Singing in Tongues; Old Crow Medicine Show/Remedy.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Liam Bailey/Definitely Now.
AND DON'T FORGET: Easy Star All Stars/Dub Side of the Moon.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Muddy Waters/I’m Ready.
COMING SOON: Lenny Kravitz, Ryan Adams, Dwight Yoakam, Mavericks.

June 27
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Liam Bailey/Definitely Now/Sony/Rock
Bossa Nova Sinfonica/Recordando a Antonio C. Jobim/Centro Nacional de la Musica/Latin-Classical
Cowbell/Beat Stampede/Damaged Good Records/Rock
Eccodek/Singing in Tongues/Black Swan  Sounds/World-RPM
Kathleen Grace/No Place to Fall/Monsoon Records/Country
Stockton Helbing Quartet/Handprints/Armoured Records/Jazz
Eric Johnson/Europe Live/Vortexan Records/Rock
Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca/La Rumba Soyo/Cumbancha/World-Latin
Toni Lincoln/Toni Lincoln/NuWrinkle/Jazz
Mastersons/Good Luck Charm/New West/Rock
Morrissey/World Peace is None of Your Business E.P./Harvest Records/Rock
Old Crow Medicine Show/Remedy/ATO Records/Bluegrass
Pussnboots/No Fools No Fun/Blue Note/Country
Joshua Redman/Trios Live/Nonesuch/Jazz
Tommy Smith & Brian Kellock/Whispering of the Stars/Spartacus Records/Jazz
Time for Three/Time for Three/Universal/Rock-Classical
BIG SURPRISE: Kathleen Grace.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Cowbell.
HALL OF FAME:  Mastersons, Morrissey, Old Crow Medicine Show, eccodek.
HALL OF SHAME (Latest CD gone missing): Hiromi/Move; Putumayo: Reggae Playground.  
BEST REVISITED CD: First Aid Kit/Stay Gold.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Clothesline Revival/The Biggest Show on Mars.
AND DON'T FORGET: Howlin’ Brothers/The Sun Studio Session.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: King Curtis/Live @ Fillmore West.
COMING SOON: Maroon 5, Shovels & Rope, NuBlu.

June 20
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio/Melissa Aldan & Crash Trio/Concord/Jazz
Deanna Bogart/Just a Wish Away/Blind Pig Records/Blues
California Honeydrops/Like You Mean It/Tubtone Records/Soul-Jazz*
Claire/The Great Escape/Astralwerks/RPM
Clothesline Revival/The Greatest Show on Mars/Paleo Music/Folk
Cumbia All Stars/Tigres en Fuga/Harmonia Mundi/Latin
Davina & the Vagabonds/Sunshine/Roustabout Records/Jazz
Deadmau5/While (1<2)/Astralwerks/RPM*
Lana Del Rey/Ultraviolence/Interscope Records/Rock*
Honeyblood/Honeyblood/Fatcat Records/Rock
Kasai Allstars/Beware of the Fetish/Crammed Discs/World
Lone/Reality Testing/R&S Records/RPM
Los Hacheros/Pilon/Chulo Records/Latin
Martyn/The Air Between Words/Ninja Tune/RPM
Melaza/Melaza/Chulo Records/Latin
Meridian Brothers/Salvadora Robot/Soundway Records/Latin
Nate Najar Trio/Aquarela do Brazil/Candid Records/Latin-Jazz
Willie Nelson/Band of Brothers/Sony/Country*
Rebirth Brass Band/Move Your Body/Basin Street Records/Jazz
Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers/Emergency Situation/Blind Pig Records/Blues
Ray Price/Beauty Is: The Final Sessions/Amerimonte/Country
Umphrey’s McGee/Similar Skin/Hanging Brains Music/Rock
Elio Villafranca & the Jass Syncopators/Caribbean Tinge/Jazz at the Lincoln Center/jazz
Various/Great Voices of Harlem/PAO Music/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Clothesline Revival, Cumbia All Stars.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Honeyblood, Melaza, Elio Villafranca.
HALL OF FAME:  Willie Nelson, Umphrye’s McGee, Lana del Rey, Deadmau5.
HALL OF SHAME (Latest CD gone missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Quantic/Magnetica; Jose James/While You Were Sleeping.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Jonah Tolchin/Clover Lane.
AND DON'T FORGET: Corinne Bailey Rae/Corinne Bailey Rae.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bruce Springsteen/Born in the USA.
COMING SOON: Morrisey, Sean Rowe, Grace Jones, Ryan Adams, Angus & Julia Stone.

June 13
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Antlers/Familiars/Anti/Rock
Ginger Baker/Why?/Motema/Jazz-Rock
Bombay Royale/The Island of Dr. Electrico/Hope Street/World-RPM
Dirtwire/Ondar/Six Degrees/World-RPM
First Aid Kit/Stay Gold/Columbia/Rock
David Gray/Mutineers/int Records/Rock
Yasmine Hamdam/Ya Nass Remixes Vol. 1 & 2/Crammed Discs/RPM-World
Hot Nut Riveters/Moustache Girl/Small & Nimble Records/Folk
Chrissie Hynde/Stockholm/Caroline Records/Rock
Kaiser Chiefs/Education, Education & War/ATO/Rock
Corb Lund/Counterfeit Blues/New West/Country
David Olney/When the Deal Goes Down/Deadbeet Records/Folk
Passenger/Whispers/Nettwerk/Rock
Rich Robinson/The Ceaseless Sight/End Records/Rock
Strand of Oaks/Heal/Dead Oceans/Rock
Jonah Tolchin/Clover Lane/Yep Roc/Folk
Trampled by Turtles/Wild Animals/Banjodad Records/Bluegrass
Seth Walker/Sky Still Blue/Royal Potato Family/Blues
Jack White/Lazaretto/Third Man Records/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Dirtwire.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Jonah Tolchin.
HALL OF FAME:  Jack White, David Gray, Ginger Baker, Jonah Tolchin, Seth Walker.
HALL OF SHAME (Latest CD gone missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Eden Brent/Jigsaw Heart.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Sam Smith/In the Lonely Hour.
AND DON'T FORGET: Pat Matheny/Orchestrion.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Spyro Gyra/City Kids.
COMING SOON: Honeyblood, Shovels & Rope, Spoon.

June 6
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Tomas Barfod/Love Me/Secretly Canadian/RPM-Rock
Carolina Story/Chapter Two/Stitched Together Music/Folk-Country
Sebastien Chaumont Quartet/Still Walkin’/ITI Music Corp./Jazz
Hollie Cook/Twice/Prince Fatty Productions/Reggae
Matt Harlan/Raven Hotel/Berkalin Records/Folk
Harmonie Ensemble with Steve Richman/Music from Peter Gunn by Henry Mancini/Harmonia Mundi/Jazz
Hiromi/Alive/Concord/Jazz
Jose James/While You Were Sleeping/Blue Note/Jazz-R&B
Kan Wakan/Moving On/Verve/Rock
Keb ‘Mo/Bluesamerica/Kind of Blue Music/Blues
La Chiva Gantiva/Vivo/Crammed Discs/Latin
Joseph Lemay/Seventeen Acres/Self/Folk
LP/Forever for Now/Warner Reprise/Rock
Mannish Boys/Wrapped Up & Ready/Delta Groove/Blues
Andy T-Nick Nixon Band/Livin’ It Up/Delta Groove/Blues
O.A.R./The Rockville EP/Vanguard/Rock
Lenny Pickett & Umo Jazz Orchestra/The Prescription/Random Act Records/Jazz
Quantic/Magnetica/TruThoughts/RPM-World
See-I/Knowledge Shine Bright/Fort Knox Recording/Reggae-RMP
Sam Smith/In the Lonely Hour/Capitol/Rock-R&B
Bob Stroger & Kenny “BeadyEyes” Smith/Keepin’ It Together/Big Eye Records/Blues
Walter Trout/The Blues Came Callin’/Mascot Music/Blues
We Banjo 3/Gather the Good/Self/Folk-Bluegrass
Cory Weeds/As of Now/Cellar Live/Jazz
Various/The Best of Buena Vista Vol. 2/Arc/Latin
Various/Hyperdub 10.1/Self/RPM-Hip Hop
Various/Celebrate Brazil/Arc/Latin
Various/Pulse of Brazil/Arc/Latin
Tom Vek/Luck/Self/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Sam Smith, Hiromi.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Kan Wakan, La Chiva Gantiva.
HALL OF FAME:  Keb ‘Mo, Jose James, Walter Trout, Quantic.
HALL OF SHAME (Latest CD gone missing: Alpha Blondy/Mystic Power.
BEST REVISITED CD: Secret Sisters/Put Your Needle Down.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Me’shell N’dgeochello/Comet Come to Me.
AND DON'T FORGET: Cat Power/Sun.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Spyro Gyra/City Kids.
COMING SOON: Morrissey, Tom Petty, Imelda May.


May 30
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)
Coldplay/Ghost Stories/Atlantic/Rock
Danielia Cotton/Woodstock/Cottonwood Music/Rock
Theo Croker/Afro Physicist/DDB Records/Jazz
Delta Saints/Live at Exit/In/Self/Rock
Hamilton Leithauser/Black Hours/Ribbon Music/Rock
Mike Mattison/You Can’t Fight Love/Landslide Records/Blues
Bob Mould/Beauty & Ruin/Merge/Rock
Louis Prima Jr. & the Witnesses/Blow/Warrior Records/Jazz
Secret  Sisters/Put Your Needle Down/Republic/Folk-Rock
Dub Thompson/9 Songs/Dead Oceans/Rock
Wakey! Wakey!/Salvation/Mummagrubbs Records/Rock
Westerlies/Wish the Children Would Come on Home: The Music of Wayne Horvitz/Songlines/Jazz
Neil Young/A Letter Home/Reprise/Rock
Various/Studio Rio Presents: The Brazil Connection/Sony/Latin-Lounge
BIG SURPRISE: Theo Croker/Danielia Cotton
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Louis Prima Jr./Secret Sisters
HALL OF FAME:  Neil Young/Coldplay
HALL OF SHAME: 
BEST REVISITED CD: Tumbling Bones: Loving a Fool
BEST OVERLOOKED: Sonzeira:Brazil Bam Bam Bam
AND DON'T FORGET: Ingrid Michaelson: Be OK
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Spyro Gyra: City Kids
COMING SOON: Chrissie Hynde/Lana del Rey/Sarah McLachlan

May 23
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Asylum Street Spankers/Yellow Dog Records/Country
Bio Ritmo/Puerta del Sur/Self/Latin
Eden Brent/Jigsaw Heart/Yellow Dog Records/Blues
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah/Only Run/Self/Rock
Clientele/Suburban Light/Merge/Rock
Louis Hayes/Return of the Jazz Communicators/Smoke Sessions/Jazz
Gabriel Kahane/The Ambassador/Sony/Rock
Ian McLagan & the Bump Band/United States/Yep Roc/Rock
Moe./No Guts No Glory/Sugar Hill/Rock
Zoe Muth/World of Strangers/Signature Sounds/Folk-Country
Muyei Power/Sierre Leone in 1070’s USA/Soundway/World
Meshell Ndegeocello/Comet, Come to Me/Naïve/Rock
Roy Orbison/Mystery Girl Expanded/Sony Legacy/Rock
Owen Pallette/In Conflict/Domino/Rock
Bernie Pearl/Take Your Time/Bee Bump Music/Blues
Project Trio/Instrumental/Self/jazz
R.E.M./Unplugged 1991-2001 Complete Sessions/Rhino/Rock
Sonzeira/Brazil Bam Bam Bam/Brownswood/Latin
True North/Elsebound/Big Owl Studios/Bluegrass-Folk
David Weiss/When Words Fail/Motema/Jazz
White Sea/In Cold Blood/MOM + POP/Rock
Rockin’ Jason D. Williams/Hillbillies & High Rollers/Self/Rock
Various/Sounds of Siam Vol. 2/Soundway/World
Six Degrees of Brazil Vol. 2/Six Degrees/Latin-RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Muyei Power/Sonzeira/True North
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Eden Brent/Rockin’ Jason D. Williams
HALL OF FAME:  Zoe Muth/Meshell Ndegeocello
HALL OF SHAME: Black Keys/Hannah Aldridge
BEST REVISITED CD: Howlin’ Brothers: Trouble
BEST OVERLOOKED: Jay Boy Adams:Let it Go
AND DON'T FORGET: Markus James: Timbuktoubab
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry:Brownie & Sonny
COMING SOON: Imelda May/Keb Mo/Neil Young

May 16
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Joseph Arthur/Lou/Vanguard/Rock
Black Keys/Turn Blue/Nonesuch/Rock
Camper Van Beethoven/El Camino Real/429 Records/Rock
Chromeo/White Women/Atlantic/RPM-Funk
Toumani Diabate & Sidiki Diabate/Toumani & Sidiki/World Circuit/World
Falvr Blue/Bright Vices/Self/RPM-Rock
John Fullbright/Songs/Blue Dirt Records/Rock-Folk
Mary Gauthier/Trouble & Love/Self/Folk
Chris Greene Quartet/Music Appreciation/Single Malt Recordings/Jazz
Michael Goodman/Unbreakable Heart/Mammer Jam Records/Rock-Country
Jolie Holland/Wine Dark Sea/Anti/Folk
Hundred Waters/The Moon Rang Like a Bell/Owsla Records/Rock-RPM
La Sera/Hour of the Dawn/Hardly Art/Rock
Lykke Li/I Never Learn/Atlantic/Rock
Little Dragon/Nabuma Rubberband/Loma Vista/Rock-RPM
Matisyahu/Akeda/Akeda Records/Reggae
Rod Melancon/Parish Lines/Self/Country-Rock
Conor Oberst/Upside Down Mountain/Nonesuch/Rock
Plaid/Reachy Prints/Warp/Rock
Pujol/Kludge/Saddle Creek/Rock
Queen Esther/The Other Side/Self/Blues-Rock
Kativa Shah/Visions/Inner Circle Music/Jazz-World
Sorceress/Does/Wonderwheel Recordings/Funk-Jazz
Verlon Thompson & Sue Cunningham/Find Your Angel/Self/Folk
Yann Tiersen/Infinity/Mute Artist/RPM-Rock
Tumbling Bones/Loving a Fool/Self/Bluegrass-Folk
Tune-Yards/Nikki Nac/4AD/Rock
Sharon Van Etten/Are We There/JagJaguwar/Rock
Waiting for Henry/Ghosts & Compromise/Mighty Hudson Music/Rock
You Me & Apollo/Sweet Honey/Duel Monopoly Records/Funk-Rock
Various: All My Friends: Celebrating the Voice of Gregg Allman/Rounder/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Rod Melancon/Kavita Shah/Chromeo
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Tumbling Bones/You Me & Apollo
HALL OF FAME:  Sharon Van Etten/Mary Gaulthier/Conor Oberst
HALL OF SHAME: Jessica Lee Mayfield
BEST REVISITED CD: Sonny Knight & the Lakers
BEST OVERLOOKED: Mingo Fishtrap: On Time
AND DON'T FORGET: Betty Carter: Feed the Fire
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Rahsaan Roland Kirk:The Vibration Continues
COMING SOON: R.E.M/Zoe Muth/Lana del Rey

May 9
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Jay Boy Adams/Let it Go/Rockin’ Heart Records/Country
Hannah Aldridge/Razor Wire/Bar Music/Folk
Rodrigo Amarante/Cavalo/Easy Sound/Rock-Latin
Badnotgood/III/Innovative Leisure/Jazz-RPM
Lee Bains III & the Glory Fires/Dereconstructed/Sub Pop/Rock
Beat Funktion/Voodooland/Do Music Recordings/Jazz-Funk
Lili Boniche/Tresors de la Musique Judeo-Arabe/World
Echo & the Bunnymen/Meteorites/SLG/Rock
Brian Eno & Karl Hyde/Someday World/Opal-Warp/RPM
Mingo Fishtrap/On Time/Blue Corn Music/R&B-Rock
Grant Farm/Plowin’Time/Grant Central Records/Folk
Lorenzo Grassi/Monktone Stomp/Speakeasy/Jazz-Latin
Green Isac/Passengers/Brain Laughter/RPM
Charlie Greene/Charlie Greene/Artist Tribe Recordings/Country
Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band/Life in the Bubble/Telarc/Jazz
In the Valley Below/Man Girl ep/Capitol/Rock
Jim Keller/Heaven Can Wait/Self/Rock
Seun Kuti + Egypt 80/A Long Way to the Beginning/Knitting Factory/World
Amy LaVere/Runaway’s Diary/Archer Records/Folk
Little Hurricane/Gold Fever/Death Valley Records/Blues-Rock
Natalie Merchant/Natalie Merchant/Nonesuch/Rock
William Onyeabor/What? Remixes/Luaka Bop/World-RPM
Lucky Peterson/Son of a Bluesman/Harmonia Mundi/Blues
Phox/Phox/Partisan/Rock
Red Molly/The Red Album/Self/Folk
Reuben & the Dark/Funeral Sky/Arts & Crafts/Rock
Sonny Rollins/Road Show Volume 3/Doxy Records/Jazz
Taylor Scott/Lonelier Without You/Self/Blues-Gospel
Kenny Wayne Shepherd/Goin’ Home/Concord/Jazz-Rock
Bria Skonberg/Into our Own/Random Act Records/Jazz
T Sisters/Kindred Lines/Self/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: T Sisters/Kenny Wayne Shepherd/Rodrigo Amarante
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Mingo Fishtrap/Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band/Little Hurricane
HALL OF FAME:  Brian Eno/Natalie Merchant/Sonny Rollins
HALL OF SHAME:
BEST REVISITED CD: Pacifika:Amor Planeta
BEST OVERLOOKED: Edward David Anderson:Lies & Wishes
AND DON'T FORGET: Steel Wheels: No More Rain
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Laura Nyro:Smile
COMING SOON: Corb Lund/Antlers/Danielia Cotton

May 2
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Damon Albarn/Everyday Robots/Warner Brothers/Rock
Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin/Play & Sing the Songs of Big Bill Broonzy/Yep Roc/Rock
After Jack/Echo/Travianna Records/Folk
Kris Delmhorst/Blood Test/Big Bean Music/Rock
Ilhan Ersahin’s Wonderland/The Other Side/Nublu/Jazz-World
Letizia Gambi/Introducint Letizia Gambi/Jando Music/Jazz
Ben Harper & Ellen Harper/Childhood Home/Self/Rock-Folk
The Howlin’ Brothers/Trouble/Readymade Records/Folk
Kraak & Smaak/How We Gonna Stop the Time/Jalapeno/RPM
MO/No Mythologies to Follow/RCA/Rock
Arturo O’Farrill & the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra/The Offense of the Drum/Motema/Jazz
Palo!/Live/Rolling Pin Music/Latin-Funk
Asher Roth/Pale Fire/Pale Fire/Rock-Hip Hop
Candi Staton/Life Happens/Beracah Records/R&B
Tom the Lion/Sleep/Verve/Rock
Anthony Valdez/In Search Of/Plug Research Music/RPM-Hip Hop
Kelly Willis & Bruce Robinson/Our Year/Premium Records/Country
BIG SURPRISE: After Jack/The Howlin’ Brothers
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Palo!/Ilhan Ersahin’s Wonderland
HALL OF FAME:  Candi Staton/Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin/Kelly Willis & Bruce Robinson
HALL OF SHAME: Ray LaMontagne
BEST REVISITED CD: Nikki Lane:All or Nothin’
BEST OVERLOOKED: Cody Chestnutt:Landing on a Hundred: B Sides and Remixes
AND DON'T FORGET: Jack White/:Blunderbuss
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Charles Mingus:Cumbia & Jazz Fusion
COMING SOON: Ian Anderson/Echo & the Bunnymen/Cherlene

April 25
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Antonio Adolfo/Rio,Choro,Jazz../AAM/Jazz
Edward David Anderson/Lies & Wishes/Royal Potato Family/Folk-Rock
Brian Blade & the Fellowship Band/Landmarks/Mid City Records/Jazz
Richard Buckner/Bloomed/Merge/Rock-Folk
Bumper Jacksons/Sweet Mama,Sweet Daddy, Come in/Self/Jazz-Folk
Chet Faker/Built on Glass/Downtown Records/Rock-RPM
Gentlemen of Bluegrass/Carolina Memories/Pinecastle/Bluegrass
Carmen Grillo/A Different World/Big Surprise Music/Blues
Gypsy Dream/Gypsy Dream feat. Ferene/Mesa Bluemoon Recordings/World
Wilko Johnson/Roger Daltry/Going Back Home/Universal/Rock
Sonny Knight & his Fabulous Lakers/I’m Still Here/Sec

2013

December 13
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Djivan Gasparian/The Art of the Armenian Duduk/Arc/World
Mary J. Blige/Mary Christmas/Universal/Christmas-R&B
Hard Working Americans/Hard Working Americans/Melvin Records/Rock
Kal/Romology/Arc/World
James Vincent McMorrow/Post Tropical/Vagrant/Rock
Willie Nelson/To All the Girls/Legacy/Country
Mollie O’Brien/Love Runner/Remington Road Records
Septentrio/Nordic Folk Music/Arc/World
Neil Young/Live at the Cellar Door/Reprise/Rock
Various/Best of Latin America/Arc/Latin
BIG SURPRISE: Kal.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Hard Working Americans, James Vincent McMorrow.
HALL OF FAME:  Mollie O’Brien, Willie Nelson, Neil Young.
HALL OF SHAME:
BEST REVISITED CD: Andrew Bird/I Want to See Pulaski At Night.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Jim Lauderdale/Black Rose.
AND DON'T FORGET: Hot Club of Cowtown/What Makes Bob Holler.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Rufus, feat Chaka Khan/Rufusized.
COMING SOON: Bad Suns, Kins, Asgeir, Damien Jurado, The War on Drugs, Susan Cattaneo.

December 6
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Eric Bibb/Jericho Road/Flatbrim Recordings/Blues
Andrew Bird/I Want to See Pulaski at Night/Wigwam Records/Rock
Mary J. Blige/Mary Christmas/Universal/Christmas-R&B
Thomas Blondet feat. Leyla Chatti/Tu Va Partir/Rhythm & Culture/RPM
Megan Burtt & Friends, Vol 1/In Good Company/Self/Rock-Folk
Chvrches/The Bones of What You Believe/Glassnote Records/RPM
Elvis Costello & Roots/Wise Up: Thoughts Remixes & Reworks/Self/RPM
Misner & Smith/Seven Hour Storm/Self/Folk
Matt Nathanson/Last of the Great Pretenders/Vanguard/Rock
See-I/Real Steel Fort Knox Five Remix/Fort Knox Five/Reggae-Rpm
Stray Birds/Echo Sessions/Self/Folk
Whiskey Gentry/Holly Grove/Self/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Stray Birds, Misner & Smith.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Megan Burtt & Friends.
HALL OF FAME:  Andrew Bird, Eric Bibb.
HALL OF SHAME:
BEST REVISITED CD: Grizzly Bear/Shields.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Hip Abduction/Hip Abduction.
AND DON'T FORGET: Brent Lewis/Jangala.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: John Lee Hooker/Original Folk Blues.
COMING SOON: Irene Kelley, Will Kimbrough, Roseanne Cash, Brandy Clark, Amy Black.

November 29
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Ashley Beedle/Yardism Vol 2/Girls Music/RPM-Funk
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy/It Feels Like Christmas Time/SLG/Christmas-Jazz
Billie Joe + Norah/Foreverly/Reprise/Folk-Rock
Davis Coen/Get Back In/Soundview/Blues
Flume/Flume Deluxe Mixtape/MOM+POP/RPM-Hip Hop
Dave & Emma Hart/Hold On/Self/Folk
Donny Hathaway/Selections from Never My Love:The Anthology/Rhino/Soul
Hip Abduction/Hip Abduction/Self/Reggae-RPM
Howlin’ Brothers/The Sun Studio Sessions/Readymade Records/Folk-Bluegrass
Nick Lowe/Quality Street/Self/Christmas-Rock
Mat Zo/Damage Control/Astralwerks/RPM
M.I.A./Matangi Clean Edit/Interscope/RPM
Mystic Roots/Camp Fire Vol II Fire Remixes/Stay Positive Productions/RPM-Reggae
Railsplitters/Railsplitters/Self/Bluegrass-Folk
Zero One/Sonar/Waveform/RPM
Various: Christmas Cookies: A Concord Calamity/Concord/Christmas-Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Railsplitters, Hip Abduction.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Mat Zo, Ashley Beedle
HALL OF FAME:  Donny Hathaway, Billie Joe & Norah.
HALL OF SHAME M.I.A./Matangi.
BEST REVISITED CD: Various/Ten Years of Fort Knox Five Remixed.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Various/Twelve Years a Slave Soundtrack.
AND DON'T FORGET: Zoe Muth & the High Rollers/Starlight Hotel.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Stevie Wonder/I Was Made to Love Her.
COMING SOON: James Vincent McMorrow/Greg Allman.

November 22
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Danny Brown/Old/Fool’s Gold Records/Hip Hop
Eluvium/Nightmare Ending/Temporary Residence/RPM
Bela Fleck & the Nashville Symphony/The Imposter/Universal/Folk-Classical
Charlie Musselwhite/Juke Joint Chapel/Henrietta Recordings/Blues
Seasick Steve/Hubcap Blues/Third Man Records/Blues
Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs/Under the Covers 3/Shout/Rock
Various/Twelve Years a Slave/Columbia/Soundtrack-Folk
Various/We Are Friends Vol. 2/Mau5trap-Astralwerks/RPM
Various/Ten Years of Fort Knox Five Remixed/Fort Knox Five/RPM-Hip HOP-World
BIG SURPRISE: Danny Brown.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Seasick Steve.
HALL OF FAME:  Charlie Musselwhite, Ten Years of Fort Knox Five Remixed.
HALL OF SHAME:
BEST REVISITED CD: Lord Echo/Curiosities.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Mandy Barnett/I Can’t Stop Loving You.
AND DON'T FORGET: Laura Mvula/Sing to the Moon.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Bampots/Victim of Society.
COMING SOON: Railroad Earth, Hard Working Americans, Molly Martin, Dum Dum Girls.

November 15
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Mandy Barnett/I Can’t Stop Loving You: The Songs of Don Gibson/Rounder/Country
Blue Rodeo/In Our Nature/Telesoul Records/Rock
Break Science/Seven Bridges/PLM/RPM-Hip Hop
George Colligan/The Endless Mysteries/Origin/Jazz
Miles Davis/Original Mono Recordings Sampler/Columbia Legacy/Jazz
Eek A Mouse/Eek-Ology/VIP Music Group/Reggae
Sallie Ford & Sound Outside/Summer EP/Partisan/Rock
Dana Fuchs/Bliss Avenue/Ruf Records/Blues-Rock
Herbie Hancock/ Sampler from Complete Collection 1972-1988/Columbia Legacy/Jazz
Infamous Stringdusters/Road to Boulder EP/Self/Bluegrass
Jim Lauderdale/Black Rose/Sky Crunch Records/Folk
Jim Lauderdale/Blue Moon Junction/Sky Crunch Records/Folk
Lord Echo/Curiosities/Bastard Jazz Recordings/RPM
Los Campesinos/No Blues/Wichita Recordings/Rock
Vanessa Rubin & Don Braden/Full Circle/Creative Perspective Music/Jazz
Run DMT/Run DMT/Self/RPM
Shearwater/Fellow Travelers/Sub Pop/Rock
Andy Sydow/Andy Sydow/Self/Blues
Various: The Songs of Gene Maclellan/Music PEI/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Blue Rodeo, Dana Fuchs.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Lord Echo
HALL OF FAME:  Mandy Barnett, Lord Echo.
HALL OF SHAME:
BEST REVISITED CD: Beats Antique/A 1000 Faces, Act 1.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Ane Brun/Rarities.
AND DON'T FORGET: Alice Russell/Pot of Gold.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Morgana King/New Beginnings.
COMING SOON:  James Vincent McMorrow, David Crosby.

November 8
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Carolina Story/Chapter One/Stitched Together Music/Folk
Cut Copy/Free Your Mind/Loma Vista Recordings/Electronica/
Green Corn Revival/Bound for Glory/Self/Folk
Grizzly Bear/Shields/Warp/Rock
Gyptian/Sex, Love & Reggae/VP Music/Reggae
Jake Hertzog/Throwback/Zoho Music/Jazz
Lydia Loveless/Boy Crazy/Bloodshot/Rock
MIA/Matangi/Interscope/Rock-Electronica
Connan Mockasin/Caramel/Kemado Records/Rock
Poor Old Shine/Poor Old Shine/Signature Sounds/Folk
Pete Rodriguez/Caminando Con Papi/Destiny Records/Jazz
Steve Treseler Group/Center Song/Self/Jazz
Hristo Vitchev & Liubomir Krastev/Rhodopa/Self/Jazz
Various/Fantastic Freeriding 4/Switchstance/RPM
Various/Songs for Slim: Benefit for Slim Dunlap/New West/Rock
Various/Spark: A Burning Man Story/Spark Pictures/RPM
Various/Divided & United:Songs for the Civil War/ATO Records/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Various- Compilation Benefit for Slim Dunlap, Carolina Story.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Connan Mockasin; Divided & United.
HALL OF FAME: Grizzly Bear, Divided & United, Hristo Vitchev.
HALL OF SHAME:  
BEST REVISITED CD: Juana Molina- Wed 21
BEST OVERLOOKED: Andy Statman/Superstring Theory.
AND DON'T FORGET: Mike Ladd/Nostalgialator.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Jimmy McCracklin/Think.
COMING SOON:  Julian Lennon, Blackie & the Rodeo Kings, Bombay Bicycle Club.

November 1
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Arcade Fire/Reflektor/Sonovox/Rock
Ane Brun/Rarities/Balloon Ranger Recordings/Rock-Folk
Capercaillie/At the Heart of it All/Compass/Celtic
CFCF/Outside/Paper Bag/RPM
Counting Crows/Echoes of the Outlaw Roadshow/Underwater Sunshine/Rock
Fathom Lane/Fathom Lane/Self/Rock
Harmed Brothers/Better Days/Fluff & Gravy Records/Rock
Ryan Hemsworth/Guilt Trips/Last Gang Records/RPM-Hip Hop
Kraak & Smaak/Chrome Waves/Jalapeno Records/RPM
Eric Lambert & Friends/Maiden Voyage/Gnome Tunes/Bluegrass-Folk
Linkin Park/Recharged/Warner Brothers/RPM
Juana Molina/Wed 21/Self/Latin
Polica/Shulamith/MOM+POP/Rock-RPM
Up the Chain/Seeds & Thorns/Self/Folk
Leslie West/Still Climbing/Mascot Music/Rock
Zombies/Breathe Out, Breathe In/Red House/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Polica/Juana Molina
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Up the Chain/Ryan Hemsworth
HALL OF FAME:  Counting Crows/Leslie West/Arcade Fire
HALL OF SHAME Debo Band/Rebecca Frazier
BEST REVISITED CD: Blitzen Trapper
BEST OVERLOOKED: Steve Poltz: Running Wild
AND DON'T FORGET: Cave Singers: Naomi
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Billy Preston:That’s the Way God Planned It
COMING SOON:  Mary J Blige/Cut Chemist/Maurice Mohetta Brown

October 25
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Abreation/Intelligent Failures/Self/RPM
David Becker Tribune/Distance Traveled/Rough Trade/Jazz
Booka Shade/Eve/Embassy One/RPM
Paul Burch/Fevers/Plowboy/Folk-Country
Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound/Fine Rude Thing/Self/Rock
Reginald Cyntje/Love/Self/Jazz-World
Machinedrum/Vapor City/Ninja Tune/RPM
Melodic/Effra Parade/Anti/Rock-Folk
Minor Alps/Get There/Barsuk/Rock
Van Morrison/Moondance full edition/Warner Brothers/Rock
Omar Souleyman/Wenu Wenu/Ribbon Music/World
Snow Owl/Normas/Inner Circle Music/Jazz
Andy Statman/Superstring Theory/Shefa Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Dave Van Ronk/Down in Washington Square/Smithsonian/Folk-Blues
White Denim/Corsicana Lemonade/Downtown Records/Rock
Various/Ninja Tune Sampler/Ninja Tune/RPM-Hip Hop
BIG SURPRISE: Reginald Cyntje/Booka Shade
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Omar Souleyman/Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound
HALL OF FAME:  Dave Van Ronk/Van Morrison
HALL OF SHAME Head & the Heart, Noah & the Whale
BEST REVISITED CD: Show Ponies
BEST OVERLOOKED: Casey Neil & the Norway Rats
AND DON'T FORGET: Bobby McFerrin:Spirityouall
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Earth Wind & Fire : Open Our Eyes
COMING SOON:  Active Child/Ben Folds/Molly Martin/Whiskey Gentry

October 18
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Federico Aubele/Federico Aubele/13Records/Latin-RPM
Beats Antique/A Thousand Faces-Act I/Self/RPM-World
John Clayton/Parlor Series/Self/Jazz
EO/Somewhere Human/Self/Rock-RPM
Robert Glasper Experiment/Black Radio 2/Blue Note/Jazz-Funk
Dom La Nena/Golondrina/Six Degrees/Latin-Rock
Cass McCombs/Big Wheel & Others/Domino/Rock
William Onyeabor/Who Is William Onyeabor/Luaka Bop/World
Ariel Pocock/Touchstone/Self/Jazz
Paul Simon/Rarities from the Complete Albums Collection/Sony Legacy/Rock
Paul Simon/Bridge Over Time/A Paul Simon Retrospective ( 1964-2011)/Sony Legacy/Rock
Tigran/Extracts from Shadow Theater/Universal/Jazz-World
Trampled by Turtles/Live at First Avenue/Banjodad Records/Bluegrass
Yuna/Nocturnal/Verve/Rock
Various/Putumayo Presents Café Latino/Putumayo/Latin
BIG SURPRISE: Dom La Nena, William Onyeabor
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Tigran
HALL OF FAME:  Beats Antique/Robert Glasper/Paul Simon
HALL OF SHAME Pokey La Farge vinyl
BEST REVISITED CD: Bill Kirchen & Too Much Fun
BEST OVERLOOKED: Botany
AND DON'T FORGET: Donna the Buffalo:Tonight Tomorrow Yesterday
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Sun Ra:Astro Black
COMING SOON:  Cut Copy,Robert Ellis/Donna Summer/Dan Wilsion

October 11
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

American Babies/Knives & Teeth/Royal Potato Family/Rock
David Bennett/Don’t Be That Way/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Bombay Dub Orchestra/Tales from the Grand Bazaar/Six Degrees/World-RPM
Anna Calvi/One Breath/Domino/Rock
Marc Cary Focus Trio/Four Directions/Motema/Jazz
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr./The Speed of Things/Warner Brothers/Rock
Deep Dark Woods/Jubilee/Sugar Hill/Folk
Lincoln Durham/Lincoln Durham’s Exodus of the Deemed Unrighteous/Droog Records/Blues
Fink/Fink Meets the Royal Concertgebouw/Ninja Tune/Folk-Rock
Foreign Motion/In Flight/Self/Jazz
Howe Gelb/The Coincidentalist/New West/Rock
Head & the Heart/Let’s Be Still/Sub Pop/Rock
High Bar Gang/Lost & Undone/True North Records/Bluegrass-Gospel
Intended Immigration/La Demoiselle du Fonque/Thomas Feurer/Lounge-World*
Jack Johnson/From Here to Now to You/Brushfire/Rock*
Jim Lauderdale/Old Time Angels/Sky Crunch Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Loves It/All We Are/Self/Folk
Noah & the Whale/Heart of Nowhere/Mercury/Rock
D. B. Rielly/Cross My Heart Hope to Die/Self/Folk-RPM
RJD2/More Is Than Isn’t/Self/Hip Hop
Anoushka Shankar/Traces of You/Deutsche Grammaphone/World
Show Ponies/We’re Not Lost/Self/Folk-Country
Southern Culture on the Skids/Dig This/Kudzu Records/Rock
Star Anna/Go To Hell/Big Bubba Dog/Rock
Vienna Teng/Aims/Soltruna Music/Rock
Tony Joe White/Hoodoo/Yep Roc/Rock
Robin & Linda Williams/Back 40/Red House/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Noah & the Whale, D.B. Rielly, Star Anna.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Intended Integration, Foreign Motion.
HALL OF FAME:  Anoushka Shankar,Southern Culture on the Skids, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., Jack Johnson.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Garland Jeffries- Truth Serum.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Shel- Shel.
AND DON'T FORGET: Iron & Wine: Ghost on Ghost
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Otis Spann- Heart Loaded with Trouble.
COMING SOON:  Paul McCartney, Best Coast, White Denim, Arcade Fire.

October 4
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = ripped to DAD (or will be soon)

Botany/Botany/Western Vinyl/RPM-Rock
Randy Brecker/The Brecker Brothers Band Reunion/Piloo Records/Jazz
Campfire OK/When You Have Arrived/It’s a Fugitive Records/Rock-Folk
Deltron 3030/Event 2/Self/Hip Hop/Spoken
Devil Makes Three/I’m A Stranger Here/New West/Folk*
Kinky Friedman & the Texas Jewboys/Lost & Found: The Famous Living Room Tape/Avenue A Records/Country
Haim/Days Are Gone/Columbia/Rock
Johnnyswim/Heart Beats/Big Picnic/Rock
Kings of Leon/Mechanical Bull/RCA/Rock
Amos Lee/Mountains of Sorrow, River of Sorrow, Blue Note/Rock
Los Lobos/Disconnected in New York City/Self/Rock-Latin
Pedrito Martinez Group/Pedrito Martinez Group/Motema/Latin
Moby/Innocents/Little Idiot/RPM-Rock
Morcheeba/Head Up High/Pias/Rock-RPM
Naughty Boy/Hotel Cabana/Virgin/Rock-RPM
Of Montreal/Lousy with Sylvianbriar/Polyvinyl Records/Rock
Phantogram/Phantogram/Barsuk/Rock
Poets of Rhythm/Anthology 1992-2003/Daptone/Funk*
Shel/Shel/Self/Folk*
Greg Trooper/Incident on Willow Street/Shakes Records/Rock
Dwight Yoakam/21st Century Hits/New West/Country
Various/Boardwalk Empire Presents Sounds of the Onyx Prohibition Jazz Remixed/Giant Step/RPM-Soundtrack
BIG SURPRISE: Naughty Boy.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Greg Trooper, Campfire OK, Shel.
HALL OF FAME:  Kings of Leon, Amos Lee, Devil Makes Three, Morcheeba, Naughty Boy, Shel.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Sarah Jarosz- Build Me Up from Bones.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Ha Ha Tonka- Lessons.
AND DON'T FORGET: Xavier Rudd- Solace.
NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Cannonball Adderley- Phenix.
COMING SOON:  Mason Jennings.

September 27
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Alborosie/Sound the System/VP Music Group
Childsplay/As the Crow Flies/Self/Celtic-Folk
Grouplove/Spreading Rumours/Atlantic/Rock
Harpeth Rising/Tales from Jackson Bridge/Grimm Rising/Folk
Will Hoge/Never Give In/Cumberland Records/Rock
Various/Inside Llewyn Davis/Long Strange Trip/Soundtrack-Folk
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts/Unvarnished/Blackheart Records/Rock
Elton John/The Diving Board/Mercury Records/Rock
James King & the Truth/Three Chords/Rounder/Bluegrass
Lily & Madeleine/Lily & Madeleine/Asthmatic Kitty/Rock
Bill Mays Invention Trio/Life’s a Movie/Chiaroscuro Records/Jazz
Cass McCombs/Big Wheel Sampler/Domino/Rock
Nineteen Seventy Five/Nineteen Seventy Five/Interscope Records/Rock
Agnes Obel/Aventine/Self/Folk-Rock
Tom Odell/Long Way Down/Sony/Rock
Oneohtrix Point Never/R Plus Seven/Warp/RPM
Poets of Rhythm/The Anthology 1992-2003/Daptone/Funk
Steve Poltz/Running Wild/Self/Soundtrack
Silk Road Ensemble with Yo Yo Ma/A Playlist Without Borders/Sony/World
Skip & Die/Remixed Riots/Crammed Discs/RPM
Various/Red Hot + Fela/Self/World
BIG SURPRISE: Silk Road Ensemble with Yo Yo Ma, Will Hoge.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Various: Red Hot + Fela, Poets of Rhythm.
HALL OF FAME:  Elton John
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): THE NEW DAVID BROMBERG. PLEASE BRING IT BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
BEST REVISITED CD: Sarah Jarosz- Build Me Up from Bones.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Dr. Dog- B-room.
AND DON'T FORGET: The Wandering: Go On Now, You Can’t Stay Here
COMING SOON:  Kings of Leon, Devil Makes Three, Sammy Hagar, Dave Stewart, Los Lobos.

September 20
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Bankesters/Love Has Wheels/Self/Bluegrass
Blind Boys of Alabama/I’ll Find a Way/Sony/Gospel-Folk
Basia Bulat/Tall Tall Shadow/Self/Rock
Chaise Lounge/Dot Dot Dot/Self/Jazz-Lounge
Del Exilio/Panamericano/KBZA Music/Latin
Dr. Dog/B-room/Anti/Rock
Sergio Galvao/Phantom Fish/Pimenta Music/Jazz-Latin
Gov’t Mule/Shout!/Self/Rock
Patty Griffin/Silver Bell/A&M/Folk
Florian Hoefner Group/Falling Up/OA2 Records/Jazz
Hutchinson Andrew Trio/Prairie Modern/Chronograph Records/Jazz
Ahmad Jamal/Saturday Morning/Jazzbook Records/Jazz
Sarah Jarosz/Build Me Up from Bones/Sugar Hill/Folk
Lily Kershaw/Midnight in the Garden/Nettwerk/Rock
Calvin Keys/Electric Keys/Wide Hive/Jazz
Mark Lanegan/Imitations/Vagrant/Rock
Cass McCombs/Big Wheel Sampler/Domino/Rock
MGMT/MGMT/Columbia/Rock
Cyril Neville/Magic Honey/Ruf Records/Blues
Anders Osborne/Peace/Alligator/Rock
San Fermin/San Fermin/Downtown Records/Rock
Dave Slonaker Big Band/Intrada/Origin/Jazz
Jeff Strahan/Live at Sealy Flats/Squaw Peak Records/Blues
Linda Thompson/Won’t Be Long Now/Pettifer Sounds/Folk-Celtic
Allen Toussaint/Songbook/Rounder/Jazz
Rokia Traore/Beautiful Africa/Nonesuch/World
Wide Hive Players/Turnstyle/Wide Hive/Jazz
Various/Shapes & Circles Compilation/Tru Thoughts/Funk-RPM-Hiphop
Various/Road to Jajouka/Howe Records/World
BIG SURPRISE: Bankesters.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Linda Thompson.
HALL OF FAME: Gov’t Mule, Patty Griffin, Rokia Traore, Shapes & Circles, Sarah Jarosz.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Tragically Hip- In Between Evolution.
BEST REVISITED CD: David Bromberg- Only Slightly Mad.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Red Dirt Rangers- Lone Chimney.
AND DON'T FORGET: Father John Misty- Fear Fun.
COMING SOON:  Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., Noah & the Whale, Aloe Blacc.

September 13
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Arctic Monkeys/AM/Domino/Rock
Frank Bey & Anthony Paule Band/Soul for your Blues/Blue Dot/Blues
Clannad/Nadur/Arc/Celtic
Clash/Hits Back: Re-Mastered/Sony/Rock
Ry Cooder & Corridos Famosos/Live at the Great American Music Hall/Nonesuch/Rock-Latin
Elvis Costello & the Roots/Wise Up Ghost & Other Songs/Self/Rock-R&B
Mike Doughty/Circles Super Bon Bon/Snack Bar/Rock
Ghostpoet/Some Say I So I Say Light/Self/RPM-Hip Hop
Goldfrapp/Tales of Us/Mute Artists/RPM-Rock
Ha Ha Tonka/Lessons/Bloodshot/Rock
Wouter Kellerman/Mzansi/Self/World-Jazz
Patty Larkin/Still Green/Road Narrows Records/Folk
Matt the Electrician/It’s a Beacon It’s a Bell/Self/Folk
Nightmares on Wax/Feelin’ Good/Warp/RPM
Obits/Bed & Bugs/Sub Pop/Rock
Lindi Ortega/Tin Star/Last Gang Records/Country
Red Dirt Rangers/Lone Chimney/Self/Country
Rubens/Rubens/Warner Brothers/Rock
Spuyten Duyvil/Temptation/Self/Folk
Stepkids/Troubador/Stones Throw/Rock
Sultans of String/Symphony!/Mckhool/Folk-World
Tall Heights/Man of Stone/Self/Folk
Ten Foot Ganga Plant/Skycatcher/Reachout Records/Reggae
Those Darlins/Blur the Line/Oh Wow Dang Records/Rock
Wax Tailor/Lonely EP/Le Plan/RPM-Hip Hop
Jimmy Webb/Still Within the Sound of My Voice/ Entertainment One/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Mike Doughty.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Spuyten Duyvil, Wouter Kellerman.
HALL OF FAME:  Arctic Monkeys, Ry Cooder, Patty Larkin, Ha Ha Tonka, Those Darlins
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Mickey Hart- Superorganism.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Piers Faccini- Between Dogs & Wolves.
AND DON'T FORGET: Aaron Embry- Tiny Prayers.
COMING SOON:  Jack Johnson, Blind Boys of Alabama, Yuna, Lachlan Bryan.

September 6
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Jim Allchin/Q.E.D./Sandy Key Music/Jazz
Pete Anderson/Birds Above Guitarland/Little Dog Records/Blues
Blitzen Trapper/VII/Vagrant/Rock-Folk
David Bromberg/Only Slightly Mad/Appleseed Records/Rock
Guy Davis/Juba Dance/MC Records/Blues
Patti Fiasco/Small Town Lights/Self/Rock
Gipsy Kings/Savor Flamenco/La Rhumba/Latin
Mickey Hart/Superorganism/360 Degrees/World
Jose James/Come to My Door ep/Self/Jazz-RPM
Jonny Lang/Fight for My Soul/SayRai Music/Blues-Rock
Jessy Lanz/Pull My Hair Back/Hyperdub/RPM
Brennen Leigh & Noel McKay/Before the World was Made/Rootball Studios/Country
Letherette/After Dawn/Nunja Tune/RPM
Maniacal 4/Carry On/Armored Records/Rock
Tift Merritt/Traveling Companion/Yep Roc/Folk
Michele Rosewoman’s New Yor-Uba/A Musical Celebration of Cuba in America/Advance Dance Discs/Jazz-Latin
Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott/Memories & Moments/Full Skies Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Paper Kites/States/Self/Rock
Jenn Rawling & Basho Parks/Tarantula Arms/Waterbug/Folk
Nappy Riddem/Rock Steady ep/Fort Knox Recording/Reggae-RPM
Sadies/Internal Sounds/Yep Roc/Rock
Steep Canyon Rangers/Tell the Ones I Love/Rounder/Bluegrass-Folk
Sting/The Last Ship/A&M Records/Soundtrack-Rock
Emiliana Torinni/Tookah/Rough Trade Records/Rock
David Weiss/Endangered Species: the Music of Wayne Shorter/Motema/Jazz
Denison Witmer/Denison Witmer/Asthmatic Kitty/Rock
Wood Brothers/The Muse/Southern Ground Artists/Rock-Folk
Various: High Cotton: A Tribute to Alabama/Lightning Rod Records/Folk-Country
BIG SURPRISE: Jenn Rawling & Basho Parks, Paper Kites.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Michele Rosewoman’s New Yor-Uba.
HALL OF FAME: Guy Davis, Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott, Steep Canyon Rangers, Mickey Hart.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Shemekia Copeland- Wicked.
BEST REVISITED CD: Over the Rhine.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Garland Jeffries- Truth Serum.
AND DON'T FORGET: DJ Vadim- Don’t Be Scared.
COMING SOON:  Coldplay, Cage the Elephant, Those Darlin’s.

August 30
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Alunageorge/Body Music/Vagrant/RPM
Bastille/Bad Blood/Virgin/Rock
Belle & Sebastian/Third Eye Centre/Self/Rock
Diane Birch/Speak a Little Louder/S-Curve Records/Rock
Adam Carroll/South of Town/Down Hole Records/Folk
Neko Case/The Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, the More I Love You/Anti/Rock
Rob Drabkin/Little Steps/Self/Rock
Everlast/Life Acoustic/Martyr Inc/Rock
Piers Faccini/Between Dogs & Wolves/Beating Drum/Rock
Johnny Flynn/Country Mile/Self/Folk
Garland Jeffries/Truth Serum/Luna Park Records/Rock
John Wizards/John Wizards/Planet Wu/RPM-World
Mark Knopfler/Privateering (full art copy)/Verve/Rock
Mighty Diamonds/Pass the Knowldedge/VP Music/Reggae
North Mississippi Allstars/World Boogie is Coming/Songs of the South/Rock
Okkervil River/The Silver Gymnasium/Self/Rock
Sugaray Rayford/Dangerous/Delta Groove/Blues
Michael Ross/Ginger/Self/Jazz
Sly & the Family Stone/Higher Re Mastered/Epic Legacy/Funk
Smokin’ Joe Kubek & Bnois King/Road Dog’s Life/Delta Groove/Blues
Owen Temple/Stories They Tell/El Paisano Records/Folk
Trombone Shorty/Say That to Say This/Verve/Jazz-Funk
Volcano Choir/Repave/Jagjaguwar/Rock
Brian Wright/Rattle Their Chains/Sugar Hill/Rock
Various/Dub Rockers Vol. 1/VP Music/Reggae
BIG SURPRISE: Owen Temple, Rob Drabkin.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Piers Faccini, Brian Wright.
HALL OF FAME:  Neko Case, North Mississippi Allstars, Mark Knopfler.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Frank Black- Frank Black.
BEST REVISITED CD: Vince Gill & Paul Franklin- Bakersfield.
BEST OVERLOOKEDd: Mean Lady- Love Now.
AND DON'T FORGET: Delicate Steve- Wondervisions.
COMING SOON: John Wesley Harding, Boardwalk Empire Soundtrack, Dr. Dog, Moby.

August 23
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Band of Heathens/Sunday Morning Record/BOH Records/Rock
Nicki Bluhm & the Gamblers/Nicki Bluhm & the Gamblers/Little Sur Records/Rock-Country
Richard Buckner/Surrounded/Merge/Rock
Cactus Channel/Wooden Boy/Hope Street/Funk
Califone/Stitches/Dead Ocean/Rock
Civil Wars/Civil Wars/Sensibility Records/Folk
Deer Tick/Negativity/Partisan/Rock
Defibulators/Debt’ll Get’em/Pigcow Records/Country
Lee Dewyze/Frames/Vanguard/Rock-Folk
Finnders & Youngberg/I Don’t Want Love You Won’t Give Until I Cry/Swingfingers/Bluegrass
Roberto Fonseca/Yo/Concord/Jazz-Latin
Franz Ferdinand/Right Thoughts Right Words Right Action/Domino/Rock
Grahams/Riverman’s Daughter/Self/Folk
Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road/Pinecastle Records/Bluegrass
Lucy Rose/Like I Used To/Sony/Rock
John Mayer/Paradise Valley/Columbia/Rock
Tia McGraff/Break These Chains/Self/Folk
M1 Brian Jackson & the New Midnight Band/Evolutionary Minded/Motema/HipHop-Spoken-Rock
Porcelain Raft/Signal/Secretly Canadian/Rock
Serena Ryder/Harmony/Capital/Rock
Carolann Solebello/Steel & Salt/Self/Folk
Still Life Still/Warning Trance/Arts & Crafts/Rock
Roddy Walston & the Business/Essential Tremors/ATO/Rock
Waydown Wailers/State of the Union/Woodstock Records/Rock
Who Hit John?/Whistle on the Rail/Hey Burner Records/Folk
Dan Zanes & Elizabeth Mitchell/Turn Turn Turn/Festival Five Records/Children
Various/Brownswood Bubbler Ten/Brownswood/RPM-World-Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Roberto Fonseca, Nicki Bluhm & the Gamblers.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: M1 Brian Jackson & the New Midnight Band.
HALL OF FAME:  John Mayer, Band of Heathens, Civil Wars.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Various- Rockabilly Lives (Hightone Records).
BEST REVISITED CD: Elephant Revivial- These Changing Skies.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Wild Ponies- Things That Used to Shine.
AND DON'T FORGET: Kid Koala- 12 Bit Blues.
COMING SOON: Devil Makes Three, Diane Birch, Mickey Hart, North Mississippi Allstars.

August 16
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Joseph Daley/Seven Deadly Virtues/Self/Jazz
Elephant Revival/These Changing Skies/It’s Evolving Records/Folk
Robbie Fulks/Gone Away Backward/Bloodshot/Country
Phil Gates/Phil Gates Live at the Hermosa Saloon
Vince Gill & Paul Franklin/Bakersfield/MCA/Country
Hiatus Kaiyote/Tawk Tomahawk/Pineapple Spaceship/Rock
Hamilton Loomis/Give It Back/Ham-Bone Music/Blues
Austin Lucas/Stay Reckless/New West/Country
Mack Avenue Superband/Live from the Detroit Jazz Festival/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Michelle Malone/Day 2/SBS Records/Rock
Nashaz/Nashaz/Ziryab Records/Jazz-World
Carly Ritter/Carly Ritter/Vanguard/Folk
Rudimental/Home/Big Beat Records/Rock
White Buffalo/Shadows, Greys & Evil Ways/Unison Music Group/Rock
Wild Ponies/Things That Used to Shine/Dutch Dog/Folk
Willie Sugarcapps/Willie Sugarcapps/Royal Potato Family/Folk
Various/Salsa de la Bahia/Patois Records/Jazz-Latin
BIG SURPRISE: Nashaz, Robbie Fulks.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Hiatus Kaiyote, Willie Sugarcapps.
HALL OF FAME:  Vince Gill, Elephant Revival.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The Best of Bond Theme Songs.
BEST REVISITED CD: Bill Kirchen- Seeds & Stems.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Mandolin Orange- This Side of Jordan.
AND DON'T FORGET: Sara Watkins- Sun Midnight Sun.
COMING SOON:  Makeshift Prodigy, John Legend, Charles Bradley, Willie Nelson, Civil Wars.

August 9
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Atropolis/Transitions/Cumba Mela/RPM-World
Julianna Barwick/Nepenthe/Dead Oceans/RPM
Glen Campbell/See You There/The Record Company/Country-Rock
The Congress/Whatever You Want/Lane Meadows Congress/Rock
Hugh Laurie/Didn’t It Rain/Warner Entertainment/Blues
Lumerians/The High Frontier/Partisan/Rock
Mike Mangione & the Union/Red-Winged Blackbird Man/Rodzinka Records/Rock-Folk
Willy Mason/Carry On/Polydor/Rock
Moondoggies/Adios I’m a Ghost/Hardly Art/Rock
Mystic Roots Band/Camp Fire Vol 1/Positive Productions/Reggae
Ollie Vee/Lonesome Girl/Self/Country/Rock
Over the Rhine/Meet Me at the Edge of the World/Self/Rock-Folk
Ed Roland & the Sweet Tea Project/Devils ‘n Darlins/429 Records/Rock
Shigeto/No Better Time Than Now/Ghostly International/RPM
Various/Ultimate Guide to Spanish Folk/Arc/Latin
Various/The Big E: A Salute to the Steel Guitarist Buddy Emmons/Warner/Country
Various/Riverside 60 Anniversary Sampler/Riverside/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Hugh Laurie, Mike Mangione & the Union.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Over the Rhine, Ollie Vee.
HALL OF FAME:  Over the Rhine, The Big E: Salute to Steel Guitarist Buddy Emmons.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Lorenzo Jovanotti- Cherubini
BEST REVISITED CD: Fruition- Just One of Them Nights.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Tim Easton- Not Cool.
AND DON'T FORGET: Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey- One Day in Brooklyn.
COMING SOON: George Jones, Kings of Leon, Amos Lee.

August 2
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Paul Allen & the Underthinkers/Everywhere at Once/Sony/Rock
Barenaked Ladies/Grinning Streak/Raisin’ Records/Rock
Big Sandy & the Fly-Rite Boys/What a Dream It’s Been/Cow Island Music/Rock
Black Joe Lewis/Electric Slave/Vagrant/Rock
Dinky/Dimension D/Visionquest/RPM-Latin
Tim Easton/Not Cool/Campfire Propaganda/Rock
Fruition/Just One of Them Nights/Self/Folk
Greencards/Sweetheart of the Sun/Darling Street Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Derrick Hodge/Live Today/Blue Note/Jazz
Mark Knopfler/Privateering Sampler/Mercury/Rock
Mean Lady/Love Now/Fat Possum/Rock
Polyphonic Spree/Yes, It’s True/Kirtland Records/Kirtland Records/Rock
Pure Bathing Culture/Moon Tides/Partisan/Rock
Missy Raines & the New Hip/New Frontier/Self/Rock
Ric Lee’s Natural Born Swingers/Put a Record On/Fast Western/Rock-Blues
Barrence Whitfield & the Savages/Dig Thy Savage Soul/Bloodshot/Rock
Various/Putumayo Presents: Vintage France/Putumayo/World
Various/Putumayo Presents: Women of Brazil/Putumayo/World
BIG SURPRISE: Dinky.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Ric Lee’s Natural Born Swingers, Fruition.
HALL OF FAME:  Black Joe Lewis, Greencards, Tim Easton.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The Avett Brothers- Live Vol 3.
BEST REVISITED CD: Buddy Guy- Rhythm & Blues.
BEST OVERLOOKED: New Country Rehab- Ghost of Your Charms.
AND DON'T FORGET: The Mississippi Hippies- The Mississippi Hippies.
COMING SOON:  Iron & Wine, Blitzen Trapper, Michelle Malone, Candye Kane, Sarah Jarosz.

July 26
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Ron Block/Walking Song/Rounder/Bluegrass-Folk
The New Gary Burton Quartet/Guided Tour/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Don Cavalli/Temperamental/Everloving/Rock
Jen Chapin/Reckoning/Purple Chair Music/Rock-Folk
Chick Corea/The Vigil/Self/Jazz
Easy Leaves/American Times/Omega Records/Folk
Michael Franti & Spearhead/All People/Boo Boo Wax/Rock
Human Experience feat. Rising Appalachia/Soul Visions/Self/Electronica
Moreland & Arbuckle/Seven Cities/Telarc/Blues
New Country Rehab/Ghost of Your Charms/Kelp Records/Folk-Rock
Harry Nilsson/A Selection of Rarities from the RCA Albums Collection/RCA/Rock
Rain Perry/Men/Precipitation Records/Rock
Sara Petite/Circus Comes to town/Sweet P Music/Folk-Country
Chris Shiflett & the Dead Peasants/All Hat & No Cattle/Le Coq Napoleon/Country
Amanda Shires/Down Fell the Doves/Self/Rock
Mike Stinson/Hell & Half of Georgia/Poplar Cove/Country
KT Tunstall/Invisible Empire Crescent Moon/Blue Note/Rock
Donna Ulisse/I Am a Child of God/Bluegrass-Gospel
Brian Vollmer/Old Time Music Party/Patuxent/Folk
Halden Wofford & the Hi Beams/Rocky Mountain Honky Tonk/Superbird/Country
BIG SURPRISE: Sara Petite, Don Cavalli.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Human Experience, New Country Rehab.
HALL OF FAME:  Michael Franti & Spearhead, Harry Nilsson, Human Experience.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Tedeschi Trucks Band- Made Up Mind; Mandolin Orange- This Side of Jordan.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Rusty Truck- Kicker Town.
AND DON'T FORGET: Club d’Elf- Electric Moroccoland.
COMING SOON:  Elin Ruth, Okkervil River, Washed Out, Goldfrapp

July 19, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Alpha Blondy/Mystic Power/Music Group Inc./Reggae
Aperturistic Trio/Truth & Actuality/Inner Circle Music/Jazz
Martin Bejerano/Potential Energy/Figgland Records/Jazz
Bombadil/Metrics of Affection/Ramseur/Rock
Chimney Choir/Compass/Self/Folk
Family Crest/Headwinds/Tender Loving Empire/Rock
David Garrett/Music/Verve/Rock-Classical
Gogol Bordello/Pura Vida Conspiracy/ATO/Rock
Sara Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion/Wassaic Way/RTE 8 Records/Rock
Hey Ocean!/Is/Nettwerk/Rock
Little Comets/Life is Elsewhere/Dualtone/Rock
Mandolin Orange/This Side of Jordan/Yep Roc/Folk
Outer Bridge Ensemble/Determined/Self/Jazz
Roomful of Blues/45 Live/Alligator/Blues
Rusty Truck/Kicker Town/Self/Country
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros/Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros/Community Music/Rock
Tecla/We Are the Lucky Ones/Sony/Rock
Tedeschi Trucks Band/Made Up Mind/Sony/Blues
Two Tons of Steel/Unraveled/Bellied Records/Country
Laura Veirs/Warp & Weft/Raven Marching Band Records/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Chimney Choir.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Mandolin Orange, Rusty Truck.
HALL OF FAME:  Alpha Blondy, Rusty Truck, Gogol Bordello.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Buddy Guy/Rhythm & Blues.
BEST OVERLOOKED Gold Panda/Half of Where You Live.
AND DON'T FORGET: Rupa & the April Fishes/Build.
COMING SOON:  Amanda Shires, Kings of Leon, Mynabirds, Pearl Jam.

July 12, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Ari & Mia/Land on Shore/Self/Folk
City & Colour/The Hurry & the Harm/Self/Rock
Eklipse/A Night in Strings/End Records/Rock-Classical*
Peven Everett/King of Hearts/Makin’ Moves-RPM-R&B
Fat Boy slim/Big Beach Bootique/End Records/RPM
Fat Freddy’s Drop/Blackbird/Self/Reggae-RPM*
Buddy Guy/Rhythm & Blues/RCA/Blues-Rock*
Hot Chip/Dark & Stormy/Domino/Rock
Hunx & His Punx/Street Punk/Hardly Art/Rock
Bill Kirchen/Seeds & Stems/Proper Records/Country*
Scott Lucas & the Married Men/Cruel Summer/End Records/Rock
David Lynch/The Big Dream/Bobkind Inc/RPM-Rock
Quentin Quatro/Disco Quatro/Insect Queen/RPM
Robert Randolph & the Family Band/Lickety Split/Dare Records/R&B*
Thomas Snow/Friends/Self/Jazz-Folk
Chico Trujillo/Gran Pecador/Barbes Records/Latin
Truth & Salvage Co./Pick Me Up/Transdreamer/Folk-Rock
Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band/Doin’ It Hard/Self/Funk
Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band/Re-Doin’ It Hard/RPM
Various/You Don’t Know Me: Rediscovering the Music of Eddy Arnold/Plowboy/Country
BIG SURPRISE: Chico Trujillo.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Ari & Mia, Thomas Snow, Eklipse.
HALL OF FAME:  Buddy Guy, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Bill Kirchen, Robert Randolph
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Dessa/Parts of Speech.
BEST OVERLOOKED: The Rides/Can’t Get Enough.
AND DON'T FORGET: Kane, Welch & Kaplin/Lost John Dean.
COMING SOON:  Earth, Wind & Fire, Chris Shiflett & the Dead Peasants, Mayer Hawthorne.

July 5, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Azam Ali & Loga R Torkian/The Lamentation of Swans: A Journey Towards Silence/Self/World
Bear Ceuse/Don Domestique/Medical Records/Rock
Bell XI/Chop Chop/Bellyup Records/Rock
Bluegrama/Dust Bowl Blues/Self/Bluegrass
Etienne Charles/Creole Soul/Self/Jazz
Jimmy Cliff/The KCRW Session/KCRW/Reggae
Congo Natty/Jungle Revolution/Big Dada/Reggae
Don Diego/Fun/Self/Jazz-Funk
Ebony Bones/ Behold, A Tall Horse/1984 Recording/Rock
Jackson Emmer/Known/Self/Local-Folk
Kara Grainger/Shiver & Sigh/Eclecto Groove/Blues
Leftover Cuties/The Spark & the Fire/Self/Rock
Maps/Vicissitude/James Chapman/Rock
Christian McBride Trio/Out Here/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Orb feat Lee “Scratch” Perry/More Tales from the Orbservatory/End Records/RPM
Paul McKenna Band/Elements/Greentrax/Celtic
Oleg Ponomarev/Russian Gypsy Violin/Arc Records/World
Preservation Hall Jazz Band/That’s It!/Sony Music/Jazz
Pretty Lights/A Color Map of the Sun/8 Minutes 20 Seconds Records/RPM-Hip Hop
The Rides/Can’t Get Enough/429 Records/Rock
Westbound Rangers/Gone For Way Too Long/Self/Bluegrass-Folk
Various/Verve Remixed:The First Ladies/Verve/RPM
Various/Sing Me the Songs: Celebrating the Work of Kate McGarrigle/Nonesuch/Folk
Various/Celtic Brittany/Arc Music/Celtic
BIG SURPRISE: Oleg Ponomorev, Bluegrama, Congo Natty.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Pretty Lights, Kara Grainger.
HALL OF FAME:  Jimmy Cliff, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Congo Natty.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Trampled Under Foot/Badlands.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Alela Diane/About Farewell.
AND DON'T FORGET: Rolling Stones/Exile on Main Street.
COMING SOON: Jose James, Martin Simpson.

June 28, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Roy Book Binder/The Good Book/Peg Leg Records/Folk-Blues
Dumpstaphunk/Dirty Word/Louisiana Red Hot Records/Funk*
Betse Ellis/High Moon Order/Smiling Violet Music/Folk
Family of the Year/Loma Vista/Nettwerk/Rock
Daughn Gibson/Me Moan/Sub Pop/Rock
Honey Island Swamp Band/Cane Sugar/Louisiana Red Hot Records/Rock
Jon Hopkins/Immunity/Domino/Electronica
Hounds of Finn/Gravity Pulls/New Folk Recordings/Folk-Celtic
Danny Michel & the Garifuna Collective/Black Birds are Dancing Over Me/Stonefree Records/Folk*
Cheyenne Mize/Among the Grey/Yep Roc/Rock
RJ & the Assignment/The Stroke of Midnight/Schubox Studios/Jazz
Trampled Under Foot/Badlands/Self/Blues*
Ian Tyson/All the Good ‘Uns Vol. 2/Slick Fork Music/Country
Una/The Laughing Man Remix/Cool Jewel Records/Electronica
Whiskey Bottles/Grandville/Loose Seal/Country
Various/Sweet Relief: Pennies from Heaven/Vanguard/Rock-Folk
Various/Putumayo Presents Acoustic America/Putumayo/Folk-Blues
Various/The Lone Ranger: Music Inspired by the Film/Walt Disney/Soundtrack
BIG SURPRISE: Danny Michel & the Garifuna Collective, Lone Ranger Soundtrack.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Daughn Gibson, Trample Under Foot.
HALL OF FAME:  Family of the Year, Ian Tyson, Trampled Under Foot.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Global Noize/Sly Reimagined.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Soul of John Black/A Sunshine State of Mind.
AND DON'T FORGET: Boubacar Traore/Kongo Magni.
COMING SOON:  Bill Evans & Fletcher Bright, Laura Veirs, Elton John, Preservation Hall Jazz Band.

June 21, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Earle Poole Ball/Pianography/Self/Country
David Berkeley/Fire in My Head/Barsuk/Folk
Mario Biondi/Sun/Sony/Soul
Guy Clark/My Favorite Picture of You/Dualtone/Folk
Deadly Gentlemen/Roll Me, Tumble Me/Rounder/Bluegrass
Dessa/Parts of Speech/Doomtree Records/Rock
Alela Diane/About Farewell/Rusted Blue Records/Folk
Omar Dykes/Runnin’ With the Wolf/Provogue/Blues
Ewert & the Two Dragons/Good Man Down/Sire Records/Rock
John Fogerty/Wrote a Song for Everyone/Vanguard/Rock
Bill Frisell/Big Sur/Songtone/Jazz-Folk
Global Noize/Sly Reimagined: The Music of Sly & the Family Stone/Funk
Pokey LaFarge/Pokey LaFarge/Self/Folk
Bob Marley & the Wailers Legend Remixed/Island Def Jam Records/Reggae-RPM
Robin McKelle/Soul Flower/Sony/Jazz-Soul
Mother Hips/Behind Beyond/ATO/Rock
Rabbi Darkside/Prospect Avenue/Self/Hip Hop
Bob Schneider/Burden of Proof/Kirtland Records/Rock
Mavis Staples/One True Vine/Anti/Gospel
Dan Treanor’s Afrosippi Band/Tangled Road Again/Plan-It Records/Blues
Michael Treni Big Band/Pop-Culture Blues/Bell Production Company/Jazz
Walter Trout & His Band/Luther’s Blues/Mascot Music/Blues
Matthew E. White/Big Inner/Spacebomb Records/Rock
Mike Zito & the Wheel/Gone to Texas/Ruf Records/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Ewert & the Two Dragons, John Fogerty.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Omar Dykes, Alela Diane.
HALL OF FAME:  Guy Clark, John Fogerty, Pokey LaFarge, Mavis Staples, Global Noize.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Mando Saenz/Studebaker.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Houndmouth.
AND DON'T FORGET: The Vespers/The Fouth Wall.
COMING SOON:  Deer Tick, Celtic Thunder, Smith Westerns, Y La Bamba.

June 14, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Aceyalone/Leanin’ on Slick/13 Decon/HipHop
Quentin Angus/Perception/Self/Jazz
Basement Freaks/Funk from the Trunk/Jalapeno Records/Funk-RPM
Boards of Canada/Tomorrow’s Harvest/Warp Records/RPM
Tom Caufield/Nature & the Constant Illusion/Bohemian Embassy/Jazz
Natalie Cole/En Espanol/Universal/Jazz-Latin
Caitlin Crosby/Save that Pillow/Deep Well Records/Rock
Disclosure/Settle/Universal/RPM
Empire of the Sun/Ice on the Dune/Sleep Jackson/Rock
Phoebe Hunt/Live at the Cactus Café/Popped Corn Records/Folk
Gregory Alan Isakov/Weatherman/Suitcase Town Music/Folk-Rock*
Emrah Kotan/The New Anatolian Experience/Self/Jazz
MJ’s/Put it Loose/Shadowtown Music/Jazz-Funk
Toussaint Morrison/Fast Fun at Tillmont High/Self/Hip-Hop
Pigeon/Fortunes/Self/Electronica
Red Baraat/Big Talk/Sinj Records/World-Jazz
Leo Rondeau/Take It & Breat It/Self/Country
Mando Saenz/Studebaker/Carnival/Folk
Sigur Ros/Kveikur/XL/Rock
Darden Smith/Love Calling/Self/Folk
Soul of John Black/A Sunshine State of Mind/Yellow Dog/Soul
Patrick Sweany/Close to the Floor/Nine Mile Records/Blues-Rock
Chucho Valdes & the Afro-Cuban Messengers/Border-Free/Comanche Music/Jazz-Latin
Wendy Woo Band/Live/Self/Rock
Various/Woody Guthrie Live at Kennedy Center/Legacy/Folk
Various/20 Feet from Stardom/Columbia/Soundtrack
BIG SURPRISE: Basement Freaks.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Caitlin Crosby, Mando Saenz.
HALL OF FAME:  Sigur Ros, Gregory Alan Isakov, Chucho Valdes, Soul of John Black.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors/Good Light.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Grievous Angels/Grievous Angels.
AND DON'T FORGET: Bill Ortiz/Highest Wish.
COMING SOON:  Neko Case, John Fogerty.

June 7, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Sarah Alden/Fists of Violets/Self/Folk
Camera Obscura/Desire Lines/4AD/Rock
Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr/Patterns/Quite Scientific Records/Rock
Future Bible Heroes/
Gold Panda/Half of Where You Live/Ghostly/RPM
John Grant/Remixes/Partisan/RPM
Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks/Live at Davies Symphony Hall/Surfdog/Folk
Houndmouth/From the Hills Below the City/Rough Trade/Folk
James & the Devil/Sample This/Self/Rock-Folk
Steve Lindeman/The Day After Yesterday/Jazz Hang Records/Jazz
Delbert & Glen/Blind, Crippled & Crazy/New West/Blues
Orb feat. Lee “Scratch” Perry/Ball of Fire Remixes/RPM
Portugal the Man/Evil Friends/Atlantic/Rock
Queens of the Stone Age/Like Clockwork/Matador/Rock
Eddie Spaghetti/The Value of Nothing/Bloodshot/Rock
RB Stone/Loosen Up/Middle Mountain Music/Blues
Thornton Creek/Fancypants/Greensprings Music/Folk
Too Slim & the Taildraggers/Blue Heart/Underworld Records/Blues
Valerie June/Pushin’ Against a Stone/Concord/Folk-Rock
Various/Best of Switchstance Remixed/Switchstance/RPM
Various/Buck Dancers: A Benefit for the Rex Foundation/360 Degrees/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Too Slim & the Taildraggers, Houndmouth.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Thornton Creek, Valerie June.
HALL OF FAME:  Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks, Delbert & Glen, Valerie June.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Davell Crawford/My Gift to You.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Willie Nile/American Ride, Guthrie Kennard/Cross Your Heart.
AND DON'T FORGET: Xavier Rudd/Spirit Bird.
COMING SOON:  Eliza Carthy, Idan Raichel Project, Thriftstore Masterpiece, Robert Randoph and the Family Band.

May 31, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Afrolicious/California Dreaming/Self/Reggae
Joseph Arthur/The Ballad of Boogie Christ/Lonely Astronaut/Rock
George Benson/Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole/Concord/Jazz
Cristina Braga/Samba,Jazz & Love/Enja Records/Jazz-Latin
Natalia Clavier/Lumen/Nacional/Rock-Latin
Daft Punk/Random Access Memories/Columbia/Electronica
Donna the Buffalo/Tonight, Tomorrow & Yesterday/Sugar Hill/Rock
David Egan/David Egan/Self/Blues
Ben Folds Five/Live/Vee Pee Records/Rock
Cas Haley/La Si Dah/Self/Reggae
Head for the Hills/Blue Ruin/Self/Bluegrass-Folk
Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette/Somewher/ECM/Jazz
Joy Kills Sorrow/Wide Awake/Signature Sounds/Bluegrass
Dayna Kurtz/Secret Canon Vol. 2/Kismet Records/Blues
Femi Kuti/No Place for my Dream/Label Maison Ltd./World
Tommy Malone/Natural Born Days/MC Records/Rock
Laura Marling/Once I Was an Eagle/Ribbon Music/Rolk
Buddy Mondlock/The Memory Wall/Self/Rock
Quadron/Avalanche/Vested in Culture/R&B
Revelers/Revelers/Self/Cajun-Rock
Rogue Wave/Nightingale Floors/Vagrant/Rock
Stranglers/Giants/Self/Rock
K T Tunstall/Selections from Invisible Empire/Crescent Moon EP/Blue Note/Rock
Emily Wells/Mama Acoustic Recordings/Partisan/Rock
When Saints Go Machine/Infinity Pool/!K7 Records/RPM-Rock
Yellowjackets/A Rise in the Road/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Various/True Blood/ATO/Soundtrack
Various/Music Inspired by Swamp People/Rounder/Rock-Folk-Soundtrack
BIG SURPRISE: David Egan, Cas Haley.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Natalia Clavier.
HALL OF FAME:  George Benson, Yellowjackets, Femi Kuti.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: McCrary Sisters/All the Way.
BEST OVERLOOKED: The Ghost Brothers of Darkland County.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Cannonball Adderley- Phenix.
AND DON'T FORGET: Ray Bonneville/Roll It Down.
COMING SOON:  Lachlan Bryan, Pastels, Kenny Chesney, Mother Hips.

May 24,  2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Beat Funktion/Moon Town/Do Music Records/Jazz-Funk
Terence Blanchard/Magnetic/Blue Note/Jazz
Booker T/Sound the Alarm/Concord/Rock-R&B
Brazos/Saltwater/Dead Oceans/Rock
Slaid Cleaves/Still Fighting the War/Music Road Records/Folk
Davell Crawford/My Gift to You/Basin Street Records/Jazz-Soul
Ruby Dee & the Snakehandlers/Rockabilly Playground/Dionysus/Country
Della Mae/This World Oft Can Be/Rounder/Folk
Eisley/Currents/Equal Vision Records/Rock
Melissa Ferrick/The Truth Is/Mpress Records/Rock
Hooverphonic/The Night Before/Sony/Rock
Bob James & David Sandborn/Quartett Humaine/Self/Jazz
Claire Lynch/Dear Sister/Compass/Bluegrass
McCrary Sisters/All the Way/Self/Soul-Spiritual
Pat Metheny/Tap: John Zorn’s Book of Angels Vol. 20/Nonesuch/Jazz
Mount Kimbie/Cold Spring*Fault Less Youth/Warp Records/RPM
Orb feat. Lee “Scratch” Perry/Orbserving the StarHouse Dub/End Records/RPM
Professor Louie & the Crowmatix/Wings of Fire/Self/Rock
Kermit Ruffins/We Partyin’ Traditional Style/Basin Street/Jazz
Second Sky & Thomas Blondet/Remixes/Rhythm & Culture/RPM
Robinson Treacher/Porches/Self/Folk
Tricky/False Idols/!K7/Electronica
Various/The Other Side of Nashville/Lions Gate Entertainment/Country-Folk
Various/Rob Garza Remixes/Smashpod/Electronica
Various/Let Us In Americana: The Music of Paul McCartney/Revivor Music/Folk-Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Pat Metheny, Beat Funktion.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Booker T.
HALL OF FAME:  Bob James & David Sandborn, McCrary Sisters.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Randall Bramblett/The Bright Spots; The Lone Bellow/The Lone Bellow.
BEST OVERLOOKED Vandaveer/Oh Willie Please…..
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Hubert Laws/In the Beginning.
AND DON'T FORGET: Harry Manx/Bread & Buddha.
COMING SOON:  Poco, Ben Folds Live, Gregory Alan Isakov, Tedeschi Trucks Band.

May 17,  2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Frank Bang & The Secret Stash/Double Dare/Blue Hoss/Rock
Corey Christiansen/Lone Prarie/Origin/Jazz
CocoRosie/Tales of a Grass Widow/Self/Rock
Grace Curran & the High Falutin’ Band/Proof of Love/Vizzable Music/Blues
Eliane Elias/I Thought of You: A Tribute to Chet Baker/Concord/Jazz
Fitz & the Tantrums/More Than Just a Dream/Elektra/R&B-Rock
Eleanor Friedberger/A Personal Record/Merge/Rock
Greezy Wheels/Kitty Cat Jesus/MaHatMa Records/Folk
Yasmine Hamdan/Ya Nass/Kwaidan Records/World
Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa/Seesaw/J&R Adventures/Blues-Rock
Emily Herring/Your Mistake/Self/Country
Hot Club of Cowtown/Rendezvous in Rhythm/Gold Strike Records/Country-Folk
Julian Lennon/Everything Changes/Another Room/Rock
Morgan Heritage/Here Come the Kings/VP Record Group/Reggae
Motema/The Devil & the Diamond/Self/Folk
Nell Robinson & Jim Nunally/House & Garden/Self/Bluegrass
Skip & Die/Riots in the Jungle/Crammed Discs/World-RPM
Slightly Stoopid & Friends/Live at Roberto’s Tri Studios/LiveJam/Rock-Reggae
Tejas Brothers/Live a Little More/Self/Country
Treetop Flyers/The Mountain Moves/Partisan/Rock
Vieux Farka Toure/Mon Pays/Six Degrees/World
Vampire Weekend/Vampires of the City/XL Recordings/Rock
Various/Tru Blues/Telarc/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Grace Curran & the High Falutin’ Band.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Yasmine Hamdan.
HALL OF FAME:  Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Tru Blues.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Guillaume & the Coutu Dumonts/Twice Around the Sun.
BEST REVISITED CD: Clairy Browne & the Bangin’ Rackettes/Baby Caught the Bus.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Fox Street AllStars/Tough Talk.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Billie Holiday Story Vol. 1.
AND DON'T FORGET: Beth Orton/Sugaring Season; Norah Jones/The Fall.
COMING SOON:  John Vanderslice, Foreign Talks, Mavis Staples.

May 10, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Sam Amidon/Bright Sunny South/Nonesuch/Folk
Randall Bramblett/The Bright Spots/New West/Rock
Clairy Browne & the Bangin’ Rackettes/Baby Caught the Bus/Vanguard/Rock
Changing Colours/Joan & the King/Blank Tape Records/Folk
Dungeonesse/Dungeonesse/Secret Canadian/Rock
Joy Dunlop/Faileasan/Scradag/Celtic
Gondwana Dawn/Godwana Dawn/Arc/World
Katchafire/Best So Far/VP Music/Reggae
Guthrie Kennard/Cross Your Heart/Range Records/Country-Folk
Pokey LaFarge/Live in Holland/Free Dirt Records/Folk
Marshall Lawrence/House Call/Self/Blues
Natalie Maines/Mother/Columbia/Rock
Laura Mvula/Sing to the Moon/Sony/Soul-Rock
Myron E with the Soul Investigators/Broadway/Stones Throw Recores/Soul
Piano Guys/Piano Guys 2/Sony/Folk-Classical
Joshua Radin/Wax Wings/Self/Rock-Folk
Jeff Scroggins & Colorado/Western Branches/Self/Bluegrass
Various/Women of Brazil/Putumayo/Latin
Various/Made in Iceland IV/Iceland Music/Rock-RPM
Various/Blind Racoon Collection Vol 1/Blind Racoon/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Laura Mvula, Changing Colors.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Sam Amidon, Clairy Brown & the Bangin’ Rackettes.
HALL OF FAME:  Guthrie Kennard, Joshua Radin, Randall Bramblett.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Amy Speace- How to Sleep in a Stormy Boat.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors- Good Light.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Edward R. Murrow- I Can Hear It Now.
AND DON'T FORGET: Rachid Taha- Rock el Casbah.
COMING SOON:  Dukes of Dixieland, Donna the Buffalo, Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings.

May 3, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Blue Mule/This Way or That/Flat Five/Bluegrass
Willie Calhoun/Life in This World/Motema/Jazz
!!! (Chk, Chk, Chk)/Thri!!!er/Warp/Rock
James Cotton/Cotton Mouth/Alligator/Blues
Deerhunter/Monomania/4AD/Rock
Fox Street AllStars/Tough Talk/Self/Rock
Gaudi/In Between Times/Six Degrees/Electronica-Reggae*
Various/Ghost Brothers of Darkland County/Self/Soundtrack-Rock*
Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors/Good Light/Magnolia Music/Rock-Folk
Warren Hood Band/Warren Hood Band/Red Parlor/Country-Rock
Iggy Pop & the Stooges/Ready to Die/Fat Possum/Rock
Macklemore & Ryanlewis/The Heist/Self/HipHop
Maoli/Arise/Island Empire/Reggae
Bobby McFerrin/Spirit You All/Sony/Jazz-Spritual*
Aoife O’Donovan/Fossils/Yep Roc/Folk
Open the Door for Three/Open the Door for Three/Self/Folk
Popa Chubby/Universal Breakdown Blues/Mascot Music/Blues
Joshua Redman/Walking Shadows/Nonesuch/Jazz
Jussi Reijonen/Un/Unmusic/Jazz-World
Johnny Rivers/Live at Cache Creek/Soul City Records/Rock
Savages/Silence Yourself/Matador/Rock
Snoop Lion/Reincarnation/Berhane Sound/Reggae
Statesboro Revue/Ramble on Privilege Creek/Self/Blues-Rock
Rod Stewart/Time/Capitol/Rock
Chip Taylor/Block Out the Sirens of This Lonely World/Train Wreck/Folk
Tribe Called Red/Nation II Nation/Self/Electronica-World
Jim Wilson/Incarnation/New Earth/Native American
BIG SURPRISE: Snoop Lion, Fox Street Allstars, Statesboro Revue.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Various: Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, Maoli.
HALL OF FAME:  Bobby McFerrin, Joshua Redman, Gaudi, Jim Wilson.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: The Lonely Wild- The Sun As It Comes.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Deadstring Brothers- Cannery Row.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Tuxedomoon- Scream with a View.
AND DON'T FORGET: Sonny Landreth- Elemental Journey; Duke Robillard- A Swingin’ Session.
COMING SOON:  Ashley Moore, Fleetwood Mac EP, Calexico, Radiation City, Claire Lynch.

April 26, 2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Emily Bear/Diversity/Concord/Jazz
Michael Blanco/No Time Like the Present/Cognative Dissonance/Jazz
Marshall Chapman/Blaze of Glory/TallGirl Records/Country
Crackling/Mary Magdalene/Canada Music Fund/Rock-Folk
Cheick Hamal Diabate/Prudence/Electric Cowbell Music/World
Dustbowl Revival/Carry Me Home/Self/Folk
Ashleigh Flynn/A Million Stars/Self/Folk
David Francey/So Say We All/Laker Music/Folk
Andy Hackbarth/Treadmill Horses/January Records/Rock/Colorado
Here Comes the Mummies/Cryptic/Self/Funk
Stephen Kellogg/Blunderston Rookery/Self/Rock
Mackrosoft/S.E.M.E./Self/Jazz-Funk
Major Lazer/Free the Universe/Secretly Canadian/Reggae-RPM
Ruth Moody/These Wilder Things/Self/Folk
Mother Falcon/You Knew/Self/Rock
Mark Newton & Steve Thomas/Reborn/Pinecastle Records/Bluegrass
Phoenix/Bankrupt!/Loyaute/Rock
Kim Richey/Thorn in My Heart/Yep Roc/Rock-Folk
Peter Rowan/The Old School/Self/Bluegrass
Alice Russell/To Dust/Tru Thoughts/Soul
Cecile McLorin Salvant/Woman Child/Mack Avenue/Jazz
She & Him/Volume 2/Merge/Rock
Sturgill Simpson/High Top Mountain/Self/Country
Spin Doctors/If the River Was Whiskey/Ruf Records/Rock
Spirit Family  Reunion/Spirit Family Reunion/Self/Folk
Swingadelic/Toussaintville/Zoho Music/Jazz-Funk
Vandaveer/Oh Willie, Please/Self/Folk
Various/Tru Thoughts Recording Compilation/Tru Thoughts/Funk-RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Here Comes the Mummies, Sturgill Simpson.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Spirit Family Reunion, Spin Doctors.
HALL OF FAME:  Alice Russell, Peter Rowan, Tru Thoughts Compilation, Mackrosoft.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Steel Wheels- No More Rain.
BEST OVERLOOKED: Luke Winslow-King- The Coming Tide.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Doors- Morrison Hotel.
AND DON'T FORGET: Pieta Brown- Mercury; Grayson Capps- If You Knew My Mind.
COMING SOON:  Portugal. The Man, Tango in the Attic, Booker T., Telarc: True Blues.

April 19,  2013
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Austin Lounge Lizards/Home & Deranged/Self/Folk
Eric Brace & Peter Cooper/The Comeback Album/Red Beet Records/Country
Randall Bramblett/The Bright Spots/New West/Rock
Raquel Cepeda/I’m Confessin’/Peonia Music/Jazz-Latin
Dailey & Vincent/Brothers of the Highway/Rounder/Bluegrass
Mia Dyson/The Moment/Co-op/Rock
Flaming Lips/The Terror/Warner Brothers/Rock
John Grant/Pale Green Ghosts/Partisan/Rock
Chris Henry/Making My Way to You/Self/Folk-Bluegrass
Hound Kings/Unleashed/9 Below/Blues
Iron & Wine/Ghost on Ghost/Nonesuch/Rock*
Tom Jones/Spirit on the Room/Rounder/Rock-Spiritual*
Junip/Junip/Mute/Rock*
K-OS/Black on Blonde/Nettwerk/HipHop
Letherette/Letherette/Ninja Tune/RPM
David Mayfield Parade/Good Man Down/Beautywood/Rock-Folk
Christian McBride & Inside Straight/People Music/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Willie Nelson & Family/Let’s Face the Music & Dance/Sony/Country-Jazz
NeyBuzz/MG’s Funk Workshop/Self/Funk
Bill Ryder-Jones/A Bad Wind Blows in My Heart/Domino/Rock
Hans Theessink/Wishing Well/Blue Groove/Blues
Thermals/Desperate Ground/Saddle Creek/Rock
Yellowman/Young, Gifted & Yellow/VP Music Group/Reggae
BIG SURPRISE: Hans Theessink.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Hound Kings, NeyBuzz.
HALL OF FAME:  Willie Nelson, Iron & Wine, Tom Jones.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST

2012

December 14 & 21 & 28, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Buddy Guy/Live at Legends/RCA/Blues
Chris Knight/Little Victories/Drifter’s Church/Folk
Various/Brownswood Bubbler’s Nine/Brownswood/Electronica
Shelley King/Armadillo Bootleg No. 2/Lemonade Records/Folk-Blues
Carrie Rodriguez/Give Me All You Got/Ninth Street Opus/Folk
BIG SURPRISE:
BIGGEST SURPRISE:
HALL OF FAME: Buddy Guy, Carrie Rodriguez.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Kanye West- Late Registration.
BEST REVISITED CD: Custodio Castelo- In Ventus.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Old Man Luedecke- Tender Is the Night.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Horace Silver- The Trio Sides.
AND DON'T FORGET: Adrian Legg- Inheritance.
COMING SOON: Surprises.

December 7, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Gary U.S. Bonds/Christmas is On!/g.l.a./Christmas-Rock
Rachel Brooke/A Killer’s Dream/Self/Country
Colbys/Christmas Gumbo/Galiza Records/Christmas-Jazz
Delta Flyers/Stevie DuPree & the Delta Flyers/Soulbilly Music/Blues
Nathan Eklund/Crafty Christmas/OA2/Christmas-Jazz
Gov’t Mule/The Georgia Bootleg Box/Self/Rock
Grip Weeds/The Grip Weed’s Under the Influence of Christmas/Strange Change Music/Christmas-Rock
Jaimoe’s Jassz Band/Renaissance Man/Self/Jazz
Alex Jenkins & the Bombers/Creepin’ After Midnight/Self/Jazz
Lee Boys/Testify/Evil Teen Records/Spiritual
Sufjan Stevens/Silver & Gold-5 cd set/Asthmatic Kitty/Christmas-Folk
Sure Co./The Sure Co./Jazz Re-Freshed/Jazz
Sweetback Sisters/Country Christmas Singalong Spectacular/Signature Sounds/Christmas-Country
Various/This is 40/Capital/Soundtrack
Tracey Thorn/Tinsel & Lights/Merge/Christmas-Rock
Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band/A Fiddler’s Holiday/Rounder/Christmas-Folk
Various/Santa’s Got Mojo 2/Electro-Fi Records/Christmas-Blues
Various/Holidays Rule/MPL/Christmas-Rock
Various/Distiller’s Holiday Blend 2 cd set/Distiller/Christmas-Rock
BIG SURPRISE:
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Jaimoe’s Jassz Band- Renaissance Man.
HALL OF FAME: Jaimoe’s Jassz Band.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Tim O’Brien- Cornbread Nation.
BEST REVISITED CD: Greg Brown- Hymns to What Is Left.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Colin Linden- Still Live.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Cat Stevens- Foreigner.
AND DON'T FORGET: Los Super 7- Heard It on the X.
COMING SOON: Clannad.

November 30, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Steve Bug/Noir/Poker Flats/RPM
Ryan Cain & the Ables/My Pistol Rides Shotgun/Self/Rock
Catfish Keith/ A True Friend is Hard to Find: A Gospel Retrospective/Fish Tail Records/Blues
Bongos Ikwue & Double X/Wulu Wulu/BIK Records/World-Blues
Various/On the Road/Vanguard/Soundtrack
Peter Ostroushko/The Mando Chronicles: Disc 1 Americana/Red House/Folk-Bluegrass
Rage Against the Machine/XX/Sony/Rock
Various Artists/On the Road/Vanguard/Soundtrack
BIG SURPRISE: Steve Bug.
BIGGEST SURPRISE:
HALL OF FAME: Peter Oustroushko, Rage Against the Machine.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The Best of Shakti.
BEST REVISITED CD: Neil Young & Crazy Horse- Psychedelic Pill.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Various- Live from the Lowdown Hudson Blues Festival.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Ry Cooder- Show Time.
AND DON'T FORGET: Tinariwen- Amassakoul.
COMING SOON: Nick Cave, Thao, Frightened Rabbit, Villagers, Josh Ritter, Mavericks.

November 23, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Custodio Castelo/In Ventus/Arc/Latin
Coldplay/Live 2012/Capital/Rock
Etienne de Crecy/Essentials/Self/RPM
Michael DeLalla/This is How I Disappear/Falling Mountain Music/Folk-Classical
Jan Garrett & JD Martin/Inside the Songwriter’s Studio/Self/Local-Folk
Lana del Rey/Paradise/Polydor/Rock
Led Zeppelin/Celebration Day/Warner Music/Rock
Massive Attack/Wild Bunch 2012 Remix/Master/Virgin/RPM
Mogwai/A Wretched Virile Lore/Sub Pop/Rock/RPM
MOS Funnel/Hot Planet Vol 1/Self/Rock
Phillip Phillips/The World from the Side of the Moon/Interscope/Rock
Elin Ruth/Bang/Self/Rock
Dennis Wanebo/Running on Gravity/Self/Folk-Rock
Wolf + Lamb/Versus/Wolf + Lamb/RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Etienne de Crecy.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Custodio Castelo,
HALL OF FAME: Custodio Castelo, Led Zeppelin.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Big Bad Voodoo Daddy/Rattle Them Bones.
BEST REVISITED CD: Habib Koite & Eric Bibb- Brothers in Bamako.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: James Hand- Mighty Lonesome Man.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Rod McKuen at Carnegie Hall.
AND DON'T FORGET: Shelby Lynne- Tears, Lies and Alibis.
COMING SOON: Of Verona, Julianna Barwick, Eksi Ekso, Holly Williams.

November 16, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Jeff Babko/Crux/Tonequake Records/Jazz
Anthony Branker & Ascent/Together/Origin/Jazz
Ceumar/Sons Do Brazil/Arc Music/Latin
DeVotchka/Live with the Colorado Symphony/Cicero Recordings/Rock-World
Elephant Revival/It’s Alive/Self/Folk
Jesse Fischer & Soul Cycle/Retro Future/Obliqsound/Jazz
Michael Webster/Momentus/OA2/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Ceumar
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Anthony Branker
HALL OF FAME: DeVotchka, Elephant Revival
HALL OF SHAME:  Kaki King/Glow
BEST REVISITED CD: Robert Glasper Experiment
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Milo Green / Grandfather Child
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Black Canyon Gang/Ridin' High
AND DON'T FORGET: Efterklang, Jason Vivone & the Billy Bats
UPCOMING: Unknown Mortal Orchestra,Ellen Ruth,Brickwall Jackson,Hospitality,Dinosaur Jr.

November 9, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Rez Abbasi Trio/Continuous Beat/Enja Records/Jazz-World
Bend Sinister/Small Frame/Self/Rock
Junior Brown/Volume Ten/Jameson Brown Music/Country
Current Swell/Long Time Ago/Self/Rock-Folk
Domenico/Cine Prive/Plug Research/Latin-RPM
El Perro Del Mar/Pale Fire/The Control Group/Rock
Empresarios/El Sonido Magico/Fort Knox Recordings/RMP-Latin
Brian Eno/Lux/Warp/RPM
Julian Fauth/Everybody Ought to Treat a Stranger Right/Electro-Fi Records/Blues
Glowing House/Days Run Out/Self/Folk
James Hand/Mighty Lonesome Man/Hillgrass Bluebilly Records
Jessica Lurie Ensemble/Megaphone Heart/Self/Jazz
Habib Koite & Eric Bibb/Brothers in Bamako/Stony Plain/World-Blues
Aimee Mann/Charmer/Supereco Records/Rock
Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale/Buddy & Jim/New West/Country
Kurt Rosenwinkel/Star of Jupiter/Wommusic/Jazz
Takuya Kuroda Sextet/Six Aces/Self/Jazz
Jason Vivone & the Billy Bats/Lather Rinse Repeat/Self/Blues
Wave Mechanics Union/Further to Fly/HX Music/Jazz
Shannon Whitworth & Barrett Smith/Bring it on Home/Echo Mountain Recording/Folk

BIG SURPRISE: Jason Vivone & the Billy Bats, Habib Koite & Eric Bibb
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Domenico
HALL OF FAME: Aimee Mann, Brian Eno, Empresarios, Junior Brown
HALL OF SHAME:
BEST REVISITED CD: Martin Harley, Caravan of Thieves
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Julianl Fauth, Shannon Whitworth
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Supremes/We Remember Sam Cooke
AND DON'T FORGET: Wave Mechanics Union, James Hand
UPCOMING: Cayukas, The Little Ones, The Eastern Sea

 

November 2, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Dam Mantle/Brothers Fowl/Notown/RPM
Fado/Em Si Bemol/Vidisco/Jazz-Latin
Fink/Wheels Turn Beneath my Feet/Ninja Tune/Folk-Rock
Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit/Live from Alabama/Self/Rock-Folk
Silvana Kane/La Jardinera/Six Degrees/Latin
Cary Kanno/Changes/Self/Rock
Manu Katche/Manu Katche/ECM/Jazz
Frank Kimbrough Trio/Live at Kitano/Transdreamer/Jazz
Colin Linden/Still Live/Yellowdog/Blues
Old Man Leudecke/Tender is the Night/True North Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Danny Paisley & the Southern Grass/Road Into Town/Patuxent/Bluegrass
Snowgoose/Harmony Springs/Bababing Records/Folk-Rock
Submotion Orchestra/Fragments/Exceptional Records/RPM-Rock
Tom Tom Club/Downtown Rockers EP/Nacional/Rock
Walter White & Small Medium @ Large/Breaking Good/Bassjar Music/Jazz
Nelson Wright/Still Burning/Fetching Grace Music/Country
Y’Akato/Babyblues/Warner/World
Neil Young & Crazy Horse/Psychedelic Pill/Reprise/Rock
Various/PDX Pop Now!/Pop PDX/Rock-World

BIG SURPRISE: Walter White & Small Medium @ Large
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Nelson Wrigt
HALL OF FAME: Tom Tom Club
HALL OF SHAME:  Wanda Jackson, Putumay Various: Blues, Rosie Flores, Teresa James, Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson
BEST REVISITED CD: Beth Orton, James Justin
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Martin Harley
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Canned Heat/Collage
AND DON'T FORGET: Cary Kanno, Snowgoose, Submotion Orchestra
UPCOMING: Old Time Machine, Tracey Thorn, Doldrums, Chelsae Wolfe, Unknown Rooms

 

 

October 26, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Paul Banks/Banks/Matador/Rock
Bonnie & Clydes/Wrong Side Up/Self/Country
Tyler Bryant & the Shakedown/Wild Child Sampler/Carved Records/Rock-Blues
DJ Vadim/Don’t Be Scared/BBE Records/RPM
Greg Brown/Hymns to What is Left/Sawdust/Folk
Gary Clark Jr./Blak&Blu/Warner Brothers/Rock-Blues
Mike Doughty/Flip is Another Honey/Self/Folk-Rock
Efterklang/Piramida/4AD/Rock
Danny Kalbn & Friends/Moving in Blue/Sojourn/Jazz
Karthala/Electric Cowbell Records/World
Jimmy LaFave/Depending on the Distance/Music Road Records/Folk
Steve Moore/Light Echoes/Cuneiform/RPM
Nicholl & Farquharson/Della by Moonlight/Self/Jazz   
Plan B/Ill Manors/Atlantic/HipHop
Rusted Root/The Movement/Sanachie/Rock
Duncan Sheik/Covers Eighties Remixed/Sneaky Records/Rock-RPM
Skipping Girl Vinegar/Keep Calm, Carry the Monkey, Secret Fox Records/Rock
Tilly & the Wall/Heavy Mood/Team Love/Rock
Various/We Roots/Catch Me Time Records/Folk/RPM
Various/Live from the Lowdown Hudson Blues Festival/Sojourn Records/Blues

BIG SURPRISE: Nicholl & Farquharson , Skipping Girl Vinegar
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Duncan Sheik, Gary Clark Jr.
HALL OF FAME: DJ Vadim , Greg Brown
HALL OF SHAME:  Skipping Girl Vinegar: Before it is even processed!, Beats Antique
BEST REVISITED CD: Lord Huron, Diawara Fatoumata
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Diego’s Umbrella
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Boz Scaggs-Boz Scaggs
AND DON'T FORGET: Bonnie & Clydes, Mike Doughty, Jimmy LaFave
UPCOMING: Old Time Machine. The Jigsaw Sun, Milow, Willy Moon

 


October 19, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Bergamot/Static Flowers/Both Records/Rock
Andrew Bird/Hands of Glory/Wegawam Music/Rock
Billy Don Burns/Nights When I’m Sober/Self/Country
Glen Campbell & Jimmy Webb/In Session…/William F Cooke Television/Country
Children of the Wave/The Electric Sounds of Faraway Choirs/Self/RPM
Diamond Rings/Free Dimensional/Astralwerks/Rock-RPM
Diego’s Umbrella/Proper Cowboy/Ninth Street Opus/Rock
Egyptian Project/Ya Amar/Six Degrees/World
Donald Fagen/Sunken Condos/Reprise/Rock
Tom Feldmann/Lone Wolf Blues/Magnolia Recording/Blues
Gov’t Mule/The Georgia Bootleg Box Radio Sampler/Self/Rock
Kathy Mattea/Calling Me Home/Sugar Hill/Folk
Music Tapes/Mary’s Voice/Merge/Rock
State Radio/Rabbit Inn Rebellion/Nettwerk/Rock


BIG SURPRISE: Egyptian Project
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Billy Don Burns
HALL OF FAME: Donald Fagen, Glen Campbell, Andrew Bird, Gov’t Mule
HALL OF SHAME:  
BEST REVISITED CD: Polica, Parker Ainsworth, Lakecia Benjamin
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Diego’s Umbrella
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: War Dance-Songs of Ponca
AND DON'T FORGET: Diamond Rings, Tom Feldmann & Kathy Mattea
UPCOMING: DJ Vadim, Hush Now, Night Moves

 

 

October 12, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Tori Amos/Gold Dust/Deutche Gramaphone/Rock
Augi/Citizens of the World/Self/Jazz
Beach Boys/Greatest Hits/Capitol/Rock
Bombay Dub Orchestra/The New York Remixes/Six Degrees/World-RPM
Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson/Wreck & Ruin/Sugar Hill/Country
Cody ChestnuTT/Landing on a Hundred/Self/Funk
Jesse Cook/The Blue Guitar Sessions/Coach House Music/Latin-Classical
Danielia Cotton/The Gun in Your Hand/Self/Rock
Dapnhi/Jiaolong/Merge/RPM
Pete Escovedo/Live from Stern Grove/Stiletto Flats/Jazz-Latin
Lupe Fiasco/Food & Liquor II/Atlantic/Hip Hop
Fine Frenzy/Pines/Virgin/Rock
Rosie Flores/Working Girl’s Guitar/Bloodshot/Country-Rock
Robert Glasper Experiment/Black Radio Recovered the Remix/Blue Note/Jazz-RPM
Ben Harper/By My Side/Virgin/Rock
Stefon Harris, David Sanchez, Christian Scott/Ninety Miles Live at Curadisco/Montuno Productions/Jazz
Hundred Waters/Hundred Waters/OWSLA/Rock-RPM
Wanda Jackson/Unfinished Business/Sugar Hill/Rock
Jamey Johnson/Living for a Song:Tribute to Hank Cochran/Mercury/Country
Menahan Street Band/The Crossing/Dunham.Funk-World
Nu-Blu/Nail by Nail/Pinecastle/Bluegrass-Spiritual
Carlos Nunez/Discover/Sony/Celtic/World
Lindi Ortega/Cigarettes & Truckstops/Last Gang Records/Country-Rock
Poncho Sanches & His Latin Jazz Band/Live in Hollywood/Concord/Jazz-Latin
Sounds from the Ground/Widerworld/Waveform/RPM
Jacqui Sutton/Notes from the Frontier/Toy Blue Typewriter/Jazz
Teresa James & the Rhythm Tramps/Come on Home/Self/Blues
Niall Toner/Onwards & Upwards/Pinecastle/Country-Folk
Martha Wainwright/Come Home to Mama/Self/Rock
Wallflowers/Glad All Over/Columbia/Roc
-BIG SURPRISE: Cody ChestnuTT
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Carlos Nunez
HALL OF FAME: Beach Boys, Wanda Jackson, Jamey Johnson, Robert Glasper
HALL OF SHAME: Asa, Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs
BEST REVISITED CD: Dangermuffin. Ottmar Leibert
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Jesse Cook, Jacqui Sutton
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Power-Lakeside
AND DON'T FORGET: Menahan Street Band, Lindi Ortega, Ben Harper, Lupe Fiasco, Rosie Flores
UPCOMING: Slam Dunk, The Bergamot, Artichoke

 

October 5, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Avett Brothers/Carpenter/American/Folk
Brother Slade/Good Rooster’s Reunion/Sully Boy/Folk
Freelance Whales/Diluvia/Mom + Pop/Rock
Gordon Grdina’s Haram/Her Eyes Illuminate/Songlines/World-Jazz
Stefan Grossman/Country Blues Guitar Festival/Self/Folk-Blues
Emmanuel Jal/See Me Mama/Gatwich Records/Hip Hop-World
Kid Koala/12 bit Blues/Self/Blues-Electronica
Kaki King/Glow/Velour/Rock
Jim Lauderdale/Carolina Moonrise/Sky Crunch Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Los Cenzontles/Regeneration/Self/Latin
Jason Lytle/Dept. of Disappearance/ANTI/Rock
Tim Maia/World Psychedelic Classics/Luaka Bop/Latin-Funk
Metz/Metz/Sub Pop/Rock
Miss Tess/Sweet Talk/Signature Sounds/Jazz-Country
Cahalen Morrison & Eli West/Our Lady of the Tall Trees/Self/Bluegrass
Mumford & Sons/Babel/Glassnote/Folk-Rock
Kelly Joe Phelps/Brother Sinner & the Whale/Black Hen Music/Folk-Spiritual
Piano Guys/Piano Guys/Sony/Folk/Classical
Cory Platt/Daydreams/Patuxent/Bluegrass-Folk
Tom Rigney & Flambeau/You’re the One/Parhelion Records/Folk
Allen Vizzutti/Ritzville/Village Place Music/Jazz
Victor Wooten/Sword & Stone/Vix Records/Jazz-Funk
Various/Brazilian Beat/Putumayo/Latin
Various/African Beat/Putumayo/World
Various/Acoustic Café/Putumayo/Folk
Various/Bluegrass/Putumay/Bluegrass
Various/African Blues/Putumayo/World-Blues
Various/Arabic Beat/Putumayo/WorldBIG SURPRISE: Kaki King
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Kid Koala
HALL OF FAME: Mumford & Sons, Avett Brothers
HALL OF SHAME: John Lee Hooker Jr.
BEST REVISITED CD: Guy Forsyth
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Victor Wooten
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bill Cosby is a Very Funny Fellow Right!
AND DON'T FORGET: Kelly Joe Phelps, Metz, Jason Lytle
COMING SOON: Fink, Richard Thompson, Bat for Lashes, People Get Ready

 

 

September 28, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Birds of Chicago/Birds of Chicago/Self/Folk
Brother Ali/Mourning in America & Dreaming in Color/Rhymesayers/Hip Hop
Flying Lotus/Until Quiet Comes/Warp/Electronica
Rayna Gellert/Old Light: Songs from my Childhood and Other Gone Worlds/Storysounds/Folk
Ben Gibbard/Former Lives/Barsuk/Rock
Green Day/Uno!/Reprise/Rock
Milo Green/Milo Green/Atlantic/Rock
Martin Harley/Mojo Fix/60/20 Records/Blues
Mary Jane Lamond & Wendy MacIsaac/Seinn/Turtlemusik/Celtic
Van Morrison/Born to Sing: No Plan B/Exile Records/Rock
R.E.M./Document Re-Mastered/Capital/Rock
Jeff Strahan/Blue ‘Til I Die/Self/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Brother Ali
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Milo Green
HALL OF FAME: Van Morrison, Flying Lotus
HALL OF SHAME: Amy LaVere/Ancors & Anvils
BEST REVISITED CD: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Mary Jane Lamond & Wendy MacIsaac
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Youngbloods/Elephant Mountain
AND DON'T FORGET: Birds of Chicago, Jeff Strahan

 

 

September 21, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Bang Data/La Sopa/Roclolito Music/Latin-Hip Hop
Beats Antique/Contraption Vol II/Self/Electronica/World
Comas/Charge/Mad River Records/Celtic
Crooked/Hollows/Self/Folk-Country
Iris DeMent/Sing the Delta/Self/Folk
Mark Eitzel/Don’t Be A Stranger/Merge/Rock
Aaron Embry/Tiny Prayers/Community Music/Folk
First Aid Kit/iTunes Session/Witchita Recordings/Rock
Ben Folds Five/The Sound of the Life of the Mind/Self/Rock
James Justin & Co./Places/Self/Folk
Diana Krall/Glad Rag Doll/Verve/Jazz
Benjamin Francis Leftwich/Last Smoke Before the Snowstorm/Rock-Folk
Dave Matthews/Away From the World/Bama Rags Recordings/Rock
Brad Mehldau Trio/Where Do You Start/Nonesuch/Jazz
Vusa Mkhaya/Vocalism/ARC Music/World
Meshell Ndegeocello/Pour Une Ame Souveraine a Dedication to Nina Simone/Rock
Olllam/ The Olllam/Self/Celtic
Onuinu/Mirror Gazer/Bladen County Records/Electronica
Beth Orton/Sugaring Season/ANTI/Rock
Preservation Hall Jazz Band/St. Peter & 57th St. /Rounder/Jazz
Relic/Miles to Go/Gammadelta Records/Hip-Hop
Lee Ritenour/Rhythm Sessions/Concord/Jazz
Pete Seeger & Lorre Wyatt/A More Perfect Union/Appleseed Recording/Folk
Paul Simon/Live in New York City/Self/Rock
Souljazz Orchestra/Solidarity/Strut/Jazz-World
Suite 709/Night & Day/Self/Rock-Funk
Sun Airway/Soft Fall/Dead Oceans/Rock-Electronica
Bow Thayer/Hindsight 1995-2012/Tweed River/Folk
XX/Coexist/Young Turks/Rock
Various/Hungarian Gypsy Music/Arc Music/World
BIG SURPRISE: Suite 709 
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Bang Data & Onuinu
HALL OF FAME: Lee Ritenour, Brad Mheldau,Dave Matthews, Diana Krall & Iris DeMent
HALL OF SHAME: Bobby Long & James Blunt
BEST REVISITED CD: Uncle Lucius, Wax Poetic
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Vusa Mkhaya, James Justin & Co.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bill Cosby is a Very Funny Fellow Right!
AND DON'T FORGET: XX, Bow Thayer, Beats Antique
COMING SOON: Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison, Frightened Rabbit, Chelsea Wolfe, Unknown Rooms

 


September 14, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Trevor Alguire/Till Sorrow Begins to Call/Self/Folk-Country
Alt-J/An Awesome Wave/Atlantic/Rock
Bibio/Mind Bokeh/Self/Rock
Buxter Hoot’n/Na Na Na/Self/Rock
David Byrne & St. Vincent/Love This Giant/4AD/Rock
Jason Collett/Reckon/Arts & Crafts/Rock
Dirty River Boys/Science of Flight/Self/Folk-Country
Bob Dylan/Tempest/Columbia/Rock
4th Ward Afro Klezmer Orchestra/Abdul the Rabbi/Self/World-Jazz
Larry Graham & Graham Central Station/Raise Up/Razor & Tie/Funk
Grizzly Bear/Shields/Warp/Rock
Fred Hersch Trio/Alive at the Vanguard/Transdreamer/Jazz
Hillbenders/Can You Hear Me?/Self/Bluegrass
Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs/Sunday Run Me Over/Self/Folk-Rock
Hood Smoke/Laid Up Ordinary/Origin/Jazz
John Lee Hooker Jr./All Hooked Up/Self/Blues
Rickie Lee Jones/The Devil You Know/Concord/Rock
Bettye LaVette/Thankful n’ Thoughtful/ANTI/Funk
Lee “Scratch” Perry/Master Piece/Born Free Records/Reggae-Electronica
Rupa & the April Fishes/Build/Self/World
Laetitia Sadier/Silencio/Drag City/Rock
Ian Siegal & the Mississippi Mudbloods/Candy Store Kid/Nugene Records/Blues
Ben Sollee/Half Made Man/Tin Ear Records/Folk
Tom Teasley/All the World’s a Stage/Self/Jazz-World
Hans Theessink & Terry Evans feat. Ry Cooder/Delta Time/Blue Groove/Blues
Big Walker/Root Walking/Self/Blues
Wax Tailor/Dusty Rainbow from the Dark/Lab’Oratoire/Rock-Hip-hop
Dwight Yoakum/3 Pears/Warner/Country
BIG SURPRISE: Ian Siegal & the Mississippi Mudbloods
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Hans Theessink & Terry Evans feat. Ry Cooder
HALL OF FAME: Dwight Yoakum
HALL OF SHAME: Previous Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs, Jon Herrington
BEST REVISITED CD: Plume Giant
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Dirty River Boys
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Moody Blues: This Is the Moody Blues
AND DON'T FORGET: Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs. John Lee Hooker Jr., Bettye LaVette
COMING SOON: Max Gomez, Ronnie Fauss, Mountain Goats, Dum Dum Girls, John Cale

 

 

September 7, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Ryan Bingham/Tomorrowland/Aster Bingham/Folk-Rock
Cactus Channell/Haptics/Hope Street/Funk-Jazz
Neil Cowley Trio/Face of Mount Molehill/Naim Jazz/Jazz
Deerhoof/Breakup Song/Polyvinyl/Rock
Fatoumata Diawara/Fatou/Nonesuch/World
Patterson Hood/Heat Lightning Rumbling in the Distance/Self/Rock-Country
Lord Huron/Lonesome Dreams/Iamsound/Rock
Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott/We’re Usually a Lot Better Than This/Full Light Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Orb featuring Lee “Scratch” Perry/The Observer in the Star House/The End/RPM
Bill Ortiz/Highest Wish/Left Angle Records/Hip Hop-Jazz
Phony Ppl/nothing Special/Self/Funk-Hip Hop
Reggie Quinerly/Music Inpired by Freedom Town/Redefinition/Jazz
Raveonettes/Observatir/Vice Records/Rock
Record Company/Superdead/Self/Blues
Stars/North/ATO/Rock
Time Jumpers/Time Jumpers/Rounder/Country
Tizer/Downbeat/JLK Productions/Jazz-World
Toddla T/Watch Me Dance/Ninja Tune/ RPM
Two Door Cinema Club/Beacon/Self/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: The Record Company
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Bill Ortiz
HALL OF FAME: Tim O’Brien & Darrell Scott, Orb featuring Lee “Scratch” Perry
HALL OF SHAME: Darryl Holter, Flying Burrito Brothers
BEST REVISITED CD: Toussaint Morrison
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Lord Huron. Fatoumata Diawara
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bay City Rollers/Dedication
AND DON'T FORGET: Wax Two Door Cinema Club, Raveonettes
COMING SOON: So Many Wizards, Yuna, Kate Earl, Heather Nova

 

 

August 31, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy/Rattle Them Bones/Anti/SLG
Calexico/Algiers/Anti/Rock
Matthew Dear/Beams/Ghostly/Electronica
Dukes of Dixieland/When Country Meets Dixie/Leisure Music Group/Jazz-Country
Art Garfunkel/The Singer/Sony/Rock
Hi-Fashion/Sprechen Sie Hi-Fashion?/Self/Electronica
Kickin Grass Band/Walk With Me/Superfan Records/Bluegrass
Jens Lekman/I Know What Love Isn’t/Secretly Canadian/Rock
Various/Lawless/Sony/Soundtrack
Janis Martin/The Blanco Sessions/Cow Island Music/Rock
Simon McBride/Crossing the Line/NuGene Records/Blues
Mount Eerie/Ocean Roar/PW Elverum & Sun/Rock
Lou Pallo/A Tribute to Les Paul/Showplace/Jazz
Jas Patrick/Tributaries/Tiny Lion Music/Rock
Chris Pickering/Corners/Self/Rock
William Pilgrim & the All Grows Up/The Great Recession/Castleridge Music/Folk
Polica/Give You the Ghost/Mom+Pop/Rock-Electronica
Polica/Dark Star Remixes/Mom+Pop/Electronica
Tom Tom Club/Downtown Rockers/Nacional/Rock-Electronica
Wax Poetic/One a Ride/Nublu/Electronica-Rock
Various/Lowe Country:The Songs of Nick Lowe/Fiesta Red Records/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Janis Martin
BIGGEST SURPRISE: William Pilgrim
HALL OF FAME: Calexico, Tom Tom Club
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing) Ry Cooder
BEST REVISITED CD: Art Garfunkle
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Ombre
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Elton John: Captain Fantastic
AND DON'T FORGET: Wax Poetic,Various: Lowe Country,Polica
COMING SOON: Bob Dylan, Diana Kral, Lindi Ortega

 


August 24, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffitti/Mature Themes/4AD/Rock
Rayland Baxter/Feathers and Fishhooks/ATO/Rock
Deanna Bogart/Pianoland/Blind Pig/Blues
Chatham County Line/Sight and Sound/Yep Roc/Bluegrass
Ry Cooder/Election Special/Nonesuch/Rock
Shemekia Copeland/33 1/3 /Telarc/Blues
Dan Deacon/America/Domino/Electronica
Firewater/International Orange/Bloodshot/Rock
Flatlanders/The Odesssa Tapes/New Wave Records/Country
Guy Forsyth/The Freedom to Fail/Small & Nimble Records/Rock
Richard Hawley/Standing at the Sky’s Edge/Mute/Rock
Jimmy Herring/Subject to Change Without Notice/Abstract Logix/Jazz-Rock
John Haitt/Mystic Pinball/New West/Rock
Rick Holmstrom/Cruel Sunrise/MC Records/Blues
Lionel Loueke/Heritage/Blue Note/Jazz
Magic Slim & the Teardrops/Bad Boy/Blind Pig/Blues
Kendra Morris/Banshee/Wax Poetic/Rock
Persian Azeri Trio/From Shiraz to Baku/Arc Records/World
Ramin Sakurai/Brace Yourselves/Prismtone Records/Electronica
Tribe Called Red/Tribe Called Red/Self/Electronica
BIG SURPRISE: Rayland Baxter.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Jimmy Herring.
HALL OF FAME: Jimmy Herring, John Hiatt, Ry Cooder, Lionel Loueke, Rick Holmstrom.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Slightly Stoopid- Top of the World.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Waz E James- Noisy Trucks.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Merry Christmas Aspen.
AND DON'T FORGET: Ocote Soul Sounds- El Nino y El Sol
COMING SOON: Two Door Cinema Club, Helio Sequence, Deer Creek Canyon, Stars, David Byrne & St. Vincent


August 17, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Kyle Adem/Armour/ Ghost Motel Records/Rock/Folk
Bill Anshcell/Blueprints/Origin/Jazz
Black Prairie/A Tear in the Eye is a Wound in the Heart/Sugar Hill/Folk
Bluesmasters/Bluesmasters Vol.2/Direct Music/Blues
Bobtown/Trouble I Wrought/Self/Folk
Bonde Do Role/Tropicalbacanal/Mad Decent/Latin/Electronica
Bonfire Dub/Search/Self/Reggae
William Brittelle/Loving the Chambered Nautilus/New Amsterdam Music/Rock/Classical
Chick Corea & Gary Burton/Hot House/Self/Jazz
Dangermuffin/Olly Oxen Free/Self/Folk/Rock
David Wax Museum/Knock Knock Get Up/Great North Sound/Rock
Grandfather Child/Grandfather Child/New West/Rock
Neal Halstead/Palindrome Hunches/Brushfire Records/Rock
Harpeth Rising with David Greenberg/The End of the World/Grimm Rising/Folk
Kilmarnock Edition/Pay it Forward/Greentrax/Celtic
Lefty Jones Band/Live from San Diego/Self/Folk
Sondre Lerche/Bootlegs/Mona Records/Rock
Ottmar Leibert + Luna Negra/Dune/Spiral Subwave/Folk-Classical
Houston Marchman/Econoliner/Self/Country
The Mavericks/Suited Up & Ready/Valory/Country
Toussant Morrison/Toussant Morrison is Not my Boyfriend/Urban Home Companion/Hip Hop-Funk
My Darling Clementine/How Do You Plead?/Self/Country
Old Ceremony/Fairytales & Other Forms of Suicide/Yep Roc/Rock
Ombre/Believe You Me/Asthmatic Kitty/RPM/Latin
Staff Benda Bilili/Bouger Le Monde!/Crammed Discs/World
Cassie Taylor/Blue/Hypertension/Blues
Troubadour Kings/Heartache Town/Ride Records/Folk
Uncle Lucius/You Are Me/Entertainment One/Rock
Various/Concord:The Very Best of Series/Concord/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Black Prairie, Grandfather Child.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Dangermuffin, Ottmar Liebert.
HALL OF FAME: Ottmar Liebert, Dangermuffin, The Mavericks.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Corb Lund- Cabin Fever.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Poor Moon- Poor Moon.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Best of Buddha Records (2 Record Set).
AND DON'T FORGET: J.J. Cale- Naturally.
COMING SOON: Time Jumpers, Jamey Johnson, Alanis Morisette, Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs.


August 10, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Lee Brice/Hard 2 Love/Curb Records/Country-Rock
Michael “Iron Man” Burks/Show of Strength/Alligator/Blues
Careful/Because I Am Always Thinking/Self/Rock
Amy Cook/Summer Skin/Root House Records/Rock
Robert Cray Band/Nothin’ But Love/Mascot Music/Blues
Easy Star All Stars/Thrillah/Easy Star/Reggae
Steve Forbert/Over With You/Blue Corn Music/Rock
Fox Street AllStars/Welcome to Mighty Pleasin’/Self/Rock
Uri Geissendoerfer/Colors/Dripping House Productions/Jazz
Good Co./Electro Swing for the Masses/Self/Jazz-Electronica
Grasscut/Unearth/Ninja Tune/Electronica
Caroline Herring/Camilla/Self/Folk
Frank Herzberg Trio/Handmade/Self/Jazz
Waz E James/Noisy Trucks/Gravel Road Records/Rock
Nuala Kennedy/Noble Stranger/Compass/Celtic
Lianne La Havas/Is Your Love Big Enough?/Nonesuch/Funk
Corb Lund/Cabin Fever/New West/Country
Plume Giant/Callithump/Self/Rock/Funk
Poor Moon/Poor Moon/SubPop/Rock
Sean Rowe/The Salesman &the Shack/Anti/Folk-Rock
K Sabroso/Garifunasty/Spring Strut/Electronica
Bobby Sanabria Big Band/Multiverse/Jazzheads/Jazz-Latin
Slightly Stoopid/Top of the World/Self/Rock/Reggae
Somebody’s Darling/Jank City Shakedown/Self/Country-Folk
Gordie Tentrees/North Country Heart/Socan/Folk/Blues
Donald Vega/Spiritual Nature/Resonance/Jazz
Vybz Kartel/Kingston Story: Deluxe Edition/Vice Records/Reggae
Yeasayer/Fragrant World/Self/Rock
Various/We Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash/Blackbird/Country
BIG SURPRISE: Plume Giant, Waz E James.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Donald Vega, Lianne La Havas.
HALL OF FAME: Corb Lund, Sean Rowe, Slightly Stoopid, Lianne La Havas, Jimmy Herring.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Black Music Month 2012.
BEST REVISITED CD: Antibalas- Antibalas.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Radney Foster: Del Rio Texas Revisited.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Del Lords- Soldier’s Home.
AND DON'T FORGET: Clutchy Hopkins- The Storytellers.
COMING SOON: Ben Folds, Stars, Bat for Lashes, Passenger, Lord Huron.


August 3, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Abrams Brothers/Northern Redemption/Bug Music/Folk/Bluegrass
Antibalas/Antibalas/Daptone/World
Geoff Bartley/Mercy for the Dispossessed/Magic Crow/Folk
Boo City/Midnight Folklore/Galactic Soul/Funk/Reggae
Norton Buffalo & George Kahumoku Jr/From Paradise/Moon Valley Music/Folk
Coal Porters/Find the One/Prima Records/Folk
Randy Crawford & Joe Sample/Live/PRA/Jazz
Sean Hayes/Before We Turn to Dust/Self/Rock/Folk
Susanna Hoffs/Someday/Baroque Folk/Rock
Kevin Kastning & Sandor Szabo/The Book of Crossing/Greydisc/Folk
Various/The Last Ride: A Story of Hank Williams/Curb Records/Soundtrack/Country
Charlie Mars/Blackberry Light/Rockingham Records/Rock
Justin Martin/Ghettos & Gardens/Beatport/Electronica
Tift Merritt/Traveling Alone/Yep Roc/Folk-Rock
Amanda Palmer & Grand Theft Orchestra/Theatre Is Evil Radio Edits/8 Foot Records/Rock
Scrapomatic/I’m a Stranger & I Love the Night/Landslide/Blues
Serengeti/C.A.R./Anticon/Hip Hop
Charlie Shafter/Charlie Shafter/Self/Folk
Dr. Lonnie Smith/The Healer/Pilgrimage/Jazz
Stray Birds/Stray Birds/Self/Folk
Trishas/Trishas/Self/Folk
World Famous Headliners/World Famous Headliners/Big Yellow Dog Music/Rock
Rob Zombie/Mondo Sex Head/Geffen/Electronica-Rock
Various/A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac/StarCon/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Scrapomatic.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Kevin Kastning & Sandor Szabo.
HALL OF FAME: Antibalas, Abrams Brothers, The Trishas, Kevin Kastning.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Mojo Nixon- Whereabouts Unknown.
BEST REVISITED CD: Gaelic Storm- Chicken Boxer.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: I Draw Slow- Redhills.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Leonard Cohen- Songs from a Room.
AND DON'T FORGET: Tuatara- East of the Sun.
COMING SOON: Beth Orton, Tom Tom Club, Sondre Lerche,


July 27, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

John Abercrombie Quartet/Within A Song/Decca/Jazz
Antony and the Johnsons/Cut the World/Secretly Canadian/Rock
Be Good Tanyas/A Collection/Porch Music/Folk
Chief Greenbud/Chief Greenbud Vol. 3/Self/Folk
Citizen Cope/One Lovely Day/Rainwater/Rock
Gaelic Storm/Chicken Boxer/Lost Again Records/Celtic
Jon Herington/Time on my Hands/Wise Axe/Rock
Lorenzo Jovanotti/Italia/ATO/World/Rock
Kraig Kenning/Maktub/Self/Folk
The Kennedys/Closer Than You Know/Self/Rock
Antsy McClain & the Trailer Park Troubadours/Living the Dream/DPR/Country/Folk
Marcus Miller/Renaissiance/Hannibal/Jazz
New Riders of the Purple Sage/17 Pine Avenue/Woodstock Records/Rock
Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band/Between the Ditches/SideOneDummy/Blues
Christian Scott/Christian Atunde Adjuah/Concord/Jazz
Steve Skinner/Genie/Self/Rock
Robin & Linda Williams/These Old Dark Hills/Red House/Bluegrass
BIG SURPRISE: Lorenzo Jovanotti, Kraig Kenning.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Gaelic Storm.
HALL OF FAME: Rev. Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Christian Scott, Gaelic Storm.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Dead Can Dance- Anastasis.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: I Draw Slow- Red Hills.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Harold Melvin & Blue Notes- The Blue Album.
AND DON'T FORGET: Depedro- Depedro.
COMING SOON: Lianne La Havas, Antibalas, Amanda Palmer & Grand Theft Orchestra.


July 20, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre    * = added to DAD (or will be soon)

Aesop Rock/Skelethon/Rhymesayers/Hip Hop
Allah-Las/Allah Las/Innovative Leisure/Rock
Cinematic Orchestra/In Motion #1/Ninja Tune/Rock-Electronica
Chris Daniels/Better Days/Self/Rock
Crosby, Still, Nash & Young/2012/Self/Rock
Chris Daniels/Better Days/Self/Rock/Folk
Dead Can Dance/Anastasis/Pias/World
Radney Foster/Del Rio Texas Revisited: Unplugged and Lonesome/Devil’s River Records/Country
Missy Higgins/The Ol’ Razzle Dazzle/Self/Rock
Malcolm Holcombe/Down the River/Gypsy Eyes/Folk
I Draw Slow/Redhills/Pinecastle Records/Bluegrass-Folk
Kabanjak & Fat Albert Einstein/Dub O’ Dup/Switchstance/Electronica
Lindsay Lou & Flatbellys/Release Your Shrouds/Self/Bluegrass
Los Fulanos/Si Esto Se Acaba Que Siga El Boogaloo/Lovemonk/Latin
Los Straightjackets/Jet Set/Yep Roc/Rock
Daniel McBrearty/Clarinet Swing/Self/Jazz
Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang/En Yay Sah/Luaka Bop/World
Joshua Radin/Underwater/Mom+Pop/Rock
Ed Romanoff/Ed Romanoff/Self/Rock/Folk
Sun Kil Moon/Among the Leaves/Caldo Verde/Rock
Thenewno2/Thefearofmissingout/Self/Rock
Town Mountain/Leave the Bottle/Pinecastle Records/Bluegrass
Very Best/MTMTMK/Moshi Moshi/World-Electronica
Various/Radio Nederland Festival Highlights 2012/RNW/World
BIG SURPRISE: Radney Foster.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Dead Can Dance.
HALL OF FAME: Cinematic Orchestra, Dead Can Dance, Janka Nabay & Bubu Gang, Joshua  Radin, Sun Kil Moon.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Santigold- Master of My Make Believe.
BEST REVISITED CD: Muddy Waters & Rolling Stones- Live Chicago 1981.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Husky- Forever So.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Prince- Controversy.
AND DON'T FORGET: Albert Lee- Road Runner.
COMING SOON: The Kennedys, Tift Merritt, The World Famous Headliners, Yeasayer, Calexico.


July 13, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Dan Bern & Common Rotation/Drifter/Self/Folk
Dan Bern & Common Rotation/Doubleheader/Self/Folk
Jimmy Cliff/Rebirth/Sunpower/Reggae
Do/Live Sessions at Studio Pigallle/Six Degrees/Rock
Mack Evans/Pawn Shop Guitar/StormoftheCentury Records/Blues
Zac Harmon/Music Is Medicine/Urban Eagle/Blues
Jesse Harris/Sub Rosa/Dangerbird/Rock
Beth Hart/Introducing Beth Hart/Mascot Music/Rock
Heavy Tin/Makeover/Concinnity Records/Jazz
Icky Blossoms/Icky Blossoms/Saddle Creek/Rock
Michael Kiwanuka/Home Again/Polydor/Funk
Richie Lawrence/Water/Big Book Records/Folk-Country
Kevin Mahogany & Dave Stryker Organ Trio/Next Time You See Me/Self/Jazz
Montag/Phases/Carpark/Electronica-Rock
Zoe Muth & the Lost High Rollers/Old Gold/Signature Sounds/Folk-Country
Ponderosa/Pool Party/New West/Rock
Greg Poree/Phoenix/Self/Jazz
Angus Stone/Broken Brights/Nettwerk/Folk
John Stowell & Ulf Bandgren/Throop/Origin/Jazz
Various/Brownswood Bubblers Eight/Brownswood/Electronica-Rock-Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: The Do.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Jimmy Cliff, Michael Kiwanuka.
HALL OF FAME:  The Do, Jimmy Cliff, Jesse Harris, Beth Hart, Michael Kiwanuka.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Dubmission 2: The Remixes.
BEST REVISITED CD: The Blasters- Fun on Saturday Night.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Various- The Inner Flame: A Tribute to Rainer Ptacek.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bruce Springsteen- Nebraska.
AND DON'T FORGET: The Nublues- Dreams of a Blues Man
COMING SOON: Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Robert Cray Band, Popa Chubby.


July 6, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Blasters/Fun on Saturday Night/Rip Cat Records/Rock
Debo Band/Debo Band/Next Ambience/World-Rock
Debbie Davies/After the Fall/Self/Blues
Dirty Projectors/Swing Lo Magellan/Domino/Rock
Grant Geissman/Bop! Bang! Boom!/Futurism Records/Jazz
Grates/Secret Rituals/Vagrant/Rock
Hot Panda/Go Outside/Mint Records/Rock
Johnny Mastro & Mama’s Boys/Luke’s Dream/Rip Cat Records/Blues
Matisyahu/Spark Seeker/Fallen Sparks Records/Reggae
Mornin’ Old Sport/Mornin’ Old Sport/Misery Loves Co./Folk/Jazz
Shawn Nelson/San Juan Street/Fonky Tonk Records/Country
Billy Joe Shaver/Live at Billy Bob’s Texas/Smith Records/Country
Anna Ternheim/The Night Visitor/Die Rider Music/Rock/Folk
Muddy Waters & the Rolling Stones/Live Chicago 1981/Eagle Vision/Blues
Various/Digitalism: DJ Kicks/!K7/RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Debo Band.    
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Dirty Projectors.
HALL OF FAME: Matisyahu, Debo Band.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Old Crow Medicine Show- Carry Me Back.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Delicate Steve- Positive Force; Twangtown Paramours- The Promise of      Friday Night.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Kingston Trio- Time to Think.
AND DON'T FORGET: Jack Kerouac- On the Road (DAD #17642-17650).
COMING SOON: Beth Hart, Steeldrivers, Flatlanders.


June 29, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Elizabeth Cook/Gospel Plow/31Tigers/Country
Delicate Steve/Positive Force/Luaka Bop/Rock
James Luther Dickinson & North Mississippi Allstars/Merless Records/Blues
Driftwood Singers/Driftwood Singers/Trailer Fire Records/Folk
Dub Pistols/Worshipping the Dollar/Sunday Best Recording/Electronica
Rick Estrin & the Nightcats/Wrong Turn/Alligator/Blues
Flaming Lips & the Heady Fwends/Flaming Lips & the Heady Fwends/Warner/Rock
Bucky Halker & Andy Dee/The Ghost of Woody Guthrie/Self/Folk
Invisible/Rispah/Ninja Tune/Rock
Tim “ Too Slim” Langford/Broken Halo/Underworld/Blues
Eleni Mandell/I Can See the Future/Yep Roc/Rock
Mission of Burma/Unsound/Fire/Rock
Old Crow Medicine Show/Carry Me Back/Ato/Bluegrass
Omar & the Howlers/I’m Gone/Big Guitar Music/Blues
Smashing Pumpkins/Oceania/EMI/Rock
Joss Stone/Soul Sessions Vol 2/S-Curve/R&B
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs/Trouble/CasaBlanca/Electronica
Twangtown Paramours/The Promise of Friday Night/Inside Edge/Folk
Manuel Valera/New Cuban Express/Mavo Records/Jazz
Various/The Inner Flame/Fire/Folk-Rock
Various/Even More Songs of Route 66/Lazy Sob Recordings/Blues-Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Delicate Steve.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Various-The Inner Flame.
HALL OF FAME: The Inner Flame, Old Crow Medicine Show.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Wonderwheel Spins 2012, Little Feat- Rooster Rag.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Calibro 35.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Earth Wind & Fire- All n All.
AND DON'T FORGET: The Orb- The Future Academy of Noise, Rhythm & Gardening.
COMING SOON: Robert Cray, Iris Dement.


June 22, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Fiona Apple/The Idler Wheel is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw & Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than       Ropes Will Ever Do/Epic/Rock
Calibro 35/Any Resemblance to Real Persons or Actual Facts Is Purely Coincidental/Nublu/Electronica
Cory Chisel & Wandering Sons/Old Believers/Readymade Records/Rock
Chris Daniels & BMaster/We’ll Meet Again/Self/Rock
The Daredevil Christopher Wright/The Nature of Things/Self/Rock
Dirty Guv’nahs/Somewhere Beneath These Southern Skies/Dualtone/Rock
Bela Fleck & the Marcus Roberts Trio/Across the Imaginary Divide/Rounder/Folk-Jazz
Husky/Forever 50/Fake Moustache/Rock
Little Feat/Rooster Rag/Rounder/Rock
Squarepusher/Ufabulum/Warp/Electronica
Jeff Strahan/Amen to the Blues/Self/Blues
Stratospherius/The Next World/Fiddlefunk/Rock
Bibi Tanga & the Selenites/40 Degrees of Sunshine/NatGeo/RPM/World
Dr. Michael White/Adventures in New Orleans Jazz/Basin Street/Jazz
Don Williams/And So It Goes/Sugar Hill/Country
Keller Williams & the Travelin’ McCourys/Pick/KW Entertainment/Bluegrass/Folk
Various/The Wonderwheel Spins 2012/Wonderwheel/Electronica-World-Hip Hop
BIG SURPRISE: Dirty Guv’nahs.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Bela Fleck & Marcus Roberts.
HALL OF FAME: Bibi Tanga, Calibro 35, Keller Williams & Travelin McCourys, Bela & Marcus.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Chris Smither- Hundred Dollar Valentine.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Lettuce- Fly.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Richard Betts- Highway Call.
AND DON'T FORGET: Bonobo- Black Sands/Ninja Tune.
COMING SOON: Charlie Mars, Paul Weller, Old Crow Medicine Show.


June 15, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Billy Boy Arnold/Billy Boy Arnold Sings Broonzy/Self/Blues
Beachwood Sparks/Tarnished Gold/Sub Pop/Rock
Catfish Keith/Put on a Buzz/Fish Tail Records/Blues
Ba Cissoko/Nimissa/Cristal Records/World
Ravi Coltrane/Spirit Fiction/Blue Note/Jazz
Everest/Ownerless/ATO/Rock
Jimmy Fallon/Blow Your Pants Off/Warner/Rock-Comedy
Manuel Galban/Blue Cha Cha/Montuno/Latin
Rachel Harrington/Makin’ Our House a Honkytonk/Self/Country
Honey Dewdrops/Silver Lining/Self/Folk
Hot Chip/In Our Heads/Domino/Rock
Leftover Cuties/Departures/Self/Rock
Pat Metheny/Unity Band/Nonesuch/Jazz
No Joes/Valley of the Sky/Self/Rock
Oakhurst/Barrel/Self/Bluegrass
Otis/Music Elevator/Self/Rock
Richard Sussman Quintet/Continuum/Origin/Jazz
Anthony Valadez/Just Visiting/Plug Research/Electronica
Seth Walker/Time Can Change/Self/Blues
Various/Black Music Month Concord Sampler/Concord/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Honey Dewdrops
BIGGEST SURPRISE:
HALL OF FAME: Honey Dewdrops, Seth Walker.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Brandi Carlile- Bear Creek.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Delta Moon- Black Cat Oil.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Robert Plant- Pictures at Eleven.
AND DON'T FORGET: Sean Reefer & the Resin Valley Boys (DAD #56830-56840).
COMING SOON: Husky, Ben Hall, April Howard, Dirty Projectors.


June 8, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Blackberry Smoke/The Whippoorwill/Southern Ground/Rock
Brandi Carlile/Bear Creek/Columbia/Rock/Folk
Mary Chapin Carpenter/Ashes & Roses/Zoe Records/Country
Albert Castiglia/The Living Dream/Bluesleaf Records/Blues
Brian Culbertson/Dreams/Verve/Jazz-Funk
Chris Robinson Brotherhood/Big Moon Ritual/Silver Arrow/Rock
Endangered/Endangered/Self/Rock-Funk
Sara Gazarek/Blossom & Bee/Transdreamer/Jazz
Hardin Burns/Lounge/Self/Folk
Al Jarreau/Al Jarreau & the Metropole Orkest/Concord/Jazz
Stacey Kent/Dreamer in Concert/Token Productions/Jazz
Mega Ran/Language Arts Volume 1/Random Beats/Hip Hop
Kate Miller-Heidke/Nightflight/Sony BMG/Rock
Niki & the Dove/Instict/Sub Pop/Rock
Karl Shiflett & Big Country Show/”Take Me Back Home”/ Pinecastle Holdings/Country
Paul Simon/Graceland Re-Issue/Self/Rock
Chris Smither/Hundred Dollar Valentine/Homunculus Music/Folk/Blues
Mike Stern/All Over the Place/Heads Up/Jazz
Sandi Thom/Flesh & Blood/Guardian Angels Records/Rock
Chris Watson Band/Pleasure & Pain/GatorMusic/Blues
Cassandra Wilson/Another Country/Ojah Media Group/Jazz
Bobby Womack/The Bravest Man in the Universe/XL/Soul
Various/Stronghold Sound Presents Sembe Ma Fa Fe/Stronghold/World
BIG SURPRISE: Blackberry Smoke.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Bobby Womack.
HALL OF FAME: Bobby Womack, Chris Smither, Brandi Carlile.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Kin: Songs by Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Steve Poltz- Noineen Noiny Noin.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Savoy Brown- Raw Sienna.
AND DON'T FORGET: Crooked Still- Shaken by a Low Sound.
COMING SOON: Grizzly Bear, Liz Phair. Seth Walker.


June 1, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Ancient Astronauts/The Orion Nebula Remixes/ESL/Electronica
Beach Boys/That’s Why God Made Radio/Capitol/Rock
Lakecia Benjamin/Retox/Self/Jazz/Funk
Shawn Colvin/All Fall Down/Nonesuch/Folk
Cookers/Believe/Motema Music/Jazz
Curumin/Arrocha/Six Degrees/Latin-Electronica*
Voo Davis/A Place for Secrets/Self/Blues
Delta Moon/Black Cat Oil/Red Parlor/Blues*
Duke Ellington Legacy/Single Petal of a Rose/Renma Recordings/Jazz
Rebecca Ferguson/Heaven/Syco Music/Funk
Glen Hansard/Rhythm & Response/Anti/Rock/Folk
Kelly Hogan/I Like to Keep Myself in Pain/Anti/Rock
Kraak & Smaak/Mixed Feelings/CMJ/Electronica-Funk*
Ladyhawke/Anxiety/Casablanca/Rock
Lettuce/Fly/Franklin & Greene/Funk
Steve Poltz/Noineen Noiny Noin/Self/Folk-Rock
Grace Potter & the Nocturnals/The Lion, The Beast, The Beat/Hollywood/Blues
Lisa Marie Presley/Storm & Grace/XIX Recordings/Rock/Country
Professor Louie & Crowmatix/Wings on Fire/Woodstock/Folk-Blues
Emeli Sande/Our Version of Events/Capitol/Funk
Shovels & Rope/O’ Be Joyful/Dualtone/Folk/Rock
Sigur Ros/Valtari/XL/Rock
Regina Spektor/What We Saw from the Cheap Seats/Sire/Rock
Tallest Man on Earth/There’s No Leaving Now/Dead Oceans/Folk*
Joe Walsh/Analog Man/Self/Rock
Neil Young & Crazy Horse/ Americana/Reprise/Rock/Folk*
Various/Music of Central Asia Vol 10: Borderlands/Smithsonian Folkways/World
Various/Jalapeno Funk Vol 4/JAL 124/RPM/Funk*
Various/Kin: Songs by Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell/Vanguard/Country
Various/Foggy Mountain Special: A Tribute to Earl Scruggs/Rounder/Bluegrass
BIG SURPRISE: Beach Boys, Lettuce.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Shovels & Rope, Steve Poltz.
HALL OF FAME: Curumin, Delta Moon, Glen Hansard, Kraak & Smaak, Steve Poltz, Regina Spektor, Tallest Man on Earth, Neil Young, Jalapeno Funk.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): George Strait- One Step at a Time.
BEST REVISITED CD: Xavier Rudd- Spirit Bird, Bap Kennedy- The Sailor’s Revenge. BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Heritage Blues Orchestra- And Still I Rise, Treme Soundtrack.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The The- Mind Bomb.
AND DON'T FORGET: Tangle Eye: Alan Lomax’s Southern Journey.
COMING SOON: Anna Ternheim, Ponderosa, Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band. Little Feat.


May 25, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Tim Carey/Room 114/Midnight Snack Records/Jazz
Cheebacabra/Pass the Information/Mackrosoft/Funk-Soul-Electronica*
Coyote Grace/Now Take Flight/Mile After Mile Music/Folk
John Doe & Exene Cervenka/Singing & Playing/Moonlight Graham Records/Rock
El-P/Cancer4Cure/Fat Possum/HipHop
Get the Blessing/OCDC/Naim Audio/Jazz
Heritage Blues Orchestra/And Still I Rise/Raisin’ Music/Blues
Tom House/Winding Down the Road/Mud Records/Folk
Bap Kennedy/The Sailor’s Revenge/Lonely Street/Folk*
Kimbra/Vows/Warner Brothers/Rock
King Tuff/King Tuff/Sub Pop/Rock
Shawn Lee/Synthesizers in Space/ESL/Electronica
Lil’ Ed & the Blues Imperials/Jump Start/Alligator/Blues
John Mayer/Born & Raised/Columbia/Rock
Rhett Miller/The Dreamer/Maximum Sunshine/Rock
Mynabirds/Generals/Saddle Creek/Rock
Nickodemus/Moon People/ESL/Electronica-World
Parlotones/Journey Through the Shadows/Sovereign Entertainment/Rock
Public Image Ltd./This is PiL/Self/Rock
Pujol/United States of Being/Saddle Creek/Rock
Xavier Rudd/Spirit Bird/Self/Rock-World
Edward Sharp & the Magnetic Zeros/Here/Vagrant/Rock
Langhorne Slim/The Way We Move/Ramseur Records/Rock
Sugarman 3/What the World Needs Now/Daptone/Funk
Swamp Cabbage/Drumroll Please/Walter Parks Music/Rock
Various/Treme: Music from the HBO Series/Sountrack-Jazz
Walter Wilkins/Plenty/Ride Records/Folk
Wendy Woo Band/Austerity/WoodMusic/Rock
Zulu Winter/Language/Arts & Crafts/Rock
Various/Plant Music:Love Me/Plant Music/Electronica
Various/Original Jazz Classics Remastered/Concord/Jazz
BIG SURPRISE: Treme Soundtrack, Parlotones, Heritage Blues Orchestra.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Bap Kennedy, Cheebacabra.
HALL OF FAME: Sugarman 3, Bap Kennedy, Edward Sharpe, Xavier Rudd.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Mammas- Par Philippe Eidel, Atari Teenage Riot- 60 Second Wipeout.
BEST REVISITED CD: Sara Watkins- Sun Midnight Sun
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Jon Dee Graham- Garage Sale; Mark Collie & His Reckless Companions- Alive at Brushy Mountain Penitentiary.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Stanley Turrentine- The Baddest Turrentine.
AND DON'T FORGET: Tim O’Brien- Cornbread Nation.
COMING SOON: Dangling Teeth, Smithsonian Folkways Music of Central Asia, Corb Lund, Mary Chapin Carpenter.


May 18, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Bodeans/American Made/A & F Records/Rock
Cold Specks/I Predict a Graceful Expulsion/Broken Hertz Records/Folk
Mark Collie & His Reckless Companions/Live at Brushy Mtn. State Penitentiary/Country
Jerry Douglas/Traveler/Entertainment One/Folk
Elan/Retrospective 2002-2012/CTYCS/Rock
Garbage/Not Your Kind of People/Self/Rock
Melody Gardot/The Absence/Verve/Jazz
Jon Dee Graham/Garage Sale/Self/Folk
YoYo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile/Goat Rodeo Sessions Live/Sony BMG/Bluegrass
Mariachi El Bronx/Revolution Girl RMX/ATO/Latin-Electronica
Marley’s Ghost/Jubilee/Sage Arts/Folk
Meiko/The Bright Side/Concord/Rock
Willie Nelson/Heroes/Sony/Country
Niyaz/Sumud/Six Degrees/World
Rowan Cunningham Band/New Horizons/Self/Bluegrass/Folk
Royal Southern Brotherhood/Royal Southern Brotherhood/Ruf Records/Blues-Rock
Ryan Shaw/Real Love/Dynotone Records/Funk
Sonnymoon/Sonnymoon/Plug Research/RPM-Rock
Walkmen/Heaven/Fat Possum/Rock
Sara Watkins/Sun Midnight Sun/Nonesuch/Folk
Various/Mercyland: Hymns for the Rest of Us/Mercyland/Spiritual/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Mark Collie & His Reckless Companions.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Cold Specks.
HALL OF FAME: Willie Nelson, Niyaz.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): George Strait-One Step at a Time.
BEST REVISITED CD: Various Artists-Samaya: A Benefit for Cheb I Sabbah.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Turnpike Troubadours-Goodbye Normal Street.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Willie & Leon-One for the Road.
AND DON'T FORGET: Gigi-Gold and Wax.
COMING SOON: Rodney Crowell, David Gray, Flatlanders.


May 11, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Barcelona/Not Quite Yours/NBD Music/Rock
Albert Bashor/Cotton Field of Dreams/Earwig/Blues
Natasha Borzilova/Out of My Hands/Hadley Music Group/Rock
Gary Champion/Shanachie Days/GSM Music/Blues
Danielle Ate the Sandwich/Like a King/Self/Rock
Elan/See Us Spin/CTYCS/Rock-Blues*
Elenowen/Elenowen/Dualtone/Rock
Guitar Mikey & the Real Thing/Out of the Box/Self/Blues
Lars Hollmer/With Floury Hand (Sketches)/Cuneiform/Folk
Jesca Hoop/The House that Jack Built/Bella Union/Rock
Jukebox the Ghost/Safe Travels/Yep Roc/Rock
Lake Street Dive/Fun Machine/Signature Sounds/Rock/Jazz*
Sonny Landreth/Elemental Journey/Landfall Records/Rock*
The Mannish Boys/Double Dynamite/Delta Groove/Blues
Rachael Sage/Haunted by You/Mpress Records/Rock
Silversun Pickups/Neck of the Woods/Dangerbird/Rock
Simian Mobile Disco/Unpatterns/Self/Electronica
Wadada Leo Smith/Ten Freedom Summers/Cuneiform/Jazz
The Spy from Cairo/Arabadub/Wonderwheel Recordings/World-Electronica*
Allen Stone/Allen Stone/Sticky Stones/Funk-Soul-R&B
Tedeschi Trucks Band/Live: Everybody’s Talkin’/Sony/Rock/Blues*
Various/Samaya: A Benefit for Cheb I Sabbah/Six Degrees/World-Electronica*
Various/Made in Iceland/Iceland Music Export/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Jukebox the Ghost.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Elan.
HALL OF FAME: Elan, Lake Street Dive, Spy from Cairo, Various: Samaya.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): George Strait-Pure Country.
BEST REVISITED CD: The Wandering- Go On Now, You Can’t Stay Here.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Two Man Gentlemen Band-Two at a Time; Ryan Montbleau-For Higher.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: A Wizard, A True Star.
AND DON'T FORGET: Christian McBride- Live at Tonic.
COMING SOON: Langhorne Slim, Edward Sharpe & Magnetic Zeros, Steeldrivers, Seth Walker.


May 4, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
All Good Funk Alliance/Jacks of All Trades/Fort Knox Recordings/Funk-Electronica*
Beach House/Bloom/SubPop/Rock
Best Coast/The Only Place/Kemado Records/Rock
Blues Traveler/Suzie Cracks the Whip/BT Recording/Rock
Le Boeuf Brothers/In Praise of Shadows/Self/Jazz
Cory Branan/Mutt/Bloodshot/Rock
Campo/Campo/Self/Latin
Ablaye Cissoko & Voelker Goetze/Amanke Dionti/Self/World
The Cribs/In the Belly of the Brazen Bull/Wichita/Rock
Driftwood/A Rock n Roll Heart/Dualtone/Folk
Amina Figarova/Twelve/In+Out Records/Jazz
Keene/Strangeland/Cherrytree-Interscope/Rock
Greg Laswell/Landline/Vanguard/Rock
Ryan Montbleau/For Higher/Blue’s Mountain/Blues
Mystix/Mighty Tone/Self/Blues
Gary Primich/Just a Little Bit More/Old Pal Records/Blues
Santigold/Master of My Make-Believe/Downtown/Rock/Hip Hop
Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars/Radio Salone/Cumancha/World/Reggae
South Memphis String Band/Old Times There/Merless Records/Folk
Strata-Tones/Dressed Up to Fess Up/Self/Blue
Tall Dark Stranger/There It Is/Self/Rock
Turnpike Troubadours/Goodbye Normal Street/Bossier City Records/Folk  
Two Man Gentlemen Band/Two At a Time/Bean Tone Records/Jazz
Various/Exit Bratislava: Near Dark and Beyond Vol. 1/
BIG SURPRISE: Driftwood.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Ablaye Cissoko & Voelker Goetze.
HALL OF FAME: Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars, Strata-Tones, Two Man Gentlemen Band.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Pam Tillis- Rhinestoned.
BEST REVISITED CD: Two Man Gentlemen Band.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Great Recession Orchestra- Double Shot.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Essential Pete Seeger.
AND DON'T FORGET: Chumbawamba- Un.
COMING SOON: Shawn Lee, Nickodemus, Chris Smither.


April 27, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Afrobeta/Wig Party/Do It Entertainment/RPM
Allo Darlin’/Europe/Slumberland Records/Rock
Tab Benoit/Legacy: The Best Of/Concord/Blues
Brothers Comatose/Respect the Van/Self/Folk/Bluegrass
Carbon Choir/Sakhalin/Self/Rock
Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer/Little Blue Egg/Red House/Folk
Romain Collin/The Calling/Transdreamer/Jazz
Luther Dickinson/Hambone’s Meditations/Songs of the South/Blues/Gospel-Blues
Caroline Doctorow/I Carry All I Own: The Songs of Mary McCaslin/Self/Folk
Antje Duvekot/Antje Duvekot/Self/Folk
Alejandro Esovedo/Big Station/Concord/Rock
Great Recession Orchestra/Double Shot/NewTrax/Country/Folk
George Harrison/Early Takes Volume 1/Estate/Rock
Imaginary Cities/Temporary Resident/Self/Rock
Norah Jones/Little Broken Hearts/Blue Note/Rock
Leftover Salmon/Aquatic Hitchhiker/Los Records/Bluegrass/Rock
Gordon Lightfoot/All Live/Rhino/Folk
Manner Effect/Abundance/Self/Jazz
Monks of the Desert/Blessings Peace & Harmony/Sony/Spiritual
O’Brien Party of 7/Reincarnation: The Songs of Roger Miller/Howdy Skies Records/Folk
Lawrence Preston/Eclectic Soul/Gemstone/Funk-Soul-R&B
Reptar/Body Faucet/Vanguard/Rock
Joey Ramone/Ya Know?/Mutated Music/Rock
Arturo Sandoval/Dear Diz (Every Day I Think of You/Concord/Jazz
Todd Snider/Time As We Know It :The Songs of Jerry Jeff Walker/Aimless/Rock
Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives/Nashville Vol. 1:Tear the Woodpile Down/Sugar Hill/Country
Wanderings/Go On Now, You Can’t Stay Here/Songs of the South/Folk
Jack White/Blunderbuss/Third Man/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Todd Snider, Afrobeta.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Great Recession Orchestra, Wanderings.
HALL OF FAME: Jack White, Arturo Sandoval, Leftover Salmon, Marty Stuart.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan (PLEASE BRING IT BACK!!! IT’S NOT IN DAD!).
BEST REVISITED CD: Black Seeds- Dust & Dirt.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Andre Williams & the Sadies- Night & Day.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Grace Jones- Warm Leatherette.
AND DON'T FORGET: Beautiful Dreamer: The Songs of Stephen Foster.
COMING SOON: Shawn Colvin, Fiona Apple, Tallest Man on Earth, Sierra Leone’s Refugee All-Stars.


April 20, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Alabama Shakes/Boys & Girls/Self/Rock
Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem/Some Bright Morning/Signature Sounds/Folk
Black Seeds/Dust & Dirt/Easy Star/Reggae
Joe Bonamassa/Driving Towards the Daylight/J&R Adventures/Blues/Rock
Chicha Libre/Canibalismo/Barbes Records/Latin
Dandy Warhols/This Machine/Self/Rock
Doc Marshalls/Watch Out, Compadre/Self/Rock-Country
Dry the River/Shallow Bed/Sony BMG/Rock-Folk
Finbar Furey/Colours/Valley Entertainment/Celtic
Hawthorne Headhunters/Myriad of Now/Plug Research/Electronica-Soul-HipHop
Warren Haynes Band/Live at the Moody Theater/Self/Rock
Here We Go Magic/A Different Ship/Secretly Canadian/Rock
Carole King/The Legendary Demos/Rockingdale Records/Rock
Chuck Leavell/Back to the Woods/Evergreen/Blues
Coco Montoya/I Want it All Back/Ruf Records/Blues
Drew Nelson/Tilt a Whirl/Red House/Folk/Rock
Anders Osborne/Black Eye Galaxy/Alligator/Rock
Paa Kow’s By All Means Band/Hand Go Hand Come/Self/World
Grant Peeples/Prior Convictions/GatorBone Records/Country
Savoy Brown/Voodoo Moon/Ruf Records/Blues
Slavic Soul Party/New York Underground Tapes/Barbes Records/World
Curtis Stigers/Let’s Go Out Tonight/Concord/Rock
Ebo Taylor/Appia Kwa Bridge/Strut/World
Paul Thorn/What the Hell Is Goin’ On?/Perpetual Obscurity Records/Rock
Walter Trout/Blues for the Modern Daze/Mascot Music/Blues
Waco Brothers & Paul Burch/Great Chicago Fire/Bloodshot/Rock
Rufus Wainwright/Out of the Game/Decca/Rock
Patrick Watson/Adventures in Your Own Backyard/Domino/Rock
Andre Williams & the Sadies/Night & Day/Yep Roc/Blues
Various/Boston Blues Works Vol. 1/Boston Blues Works/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Andre Williams & the Sadies.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Paa Kow’s By All Means Band, Alabama Shakes.
HALL OF FAME: Alabama Shakes, Black Seeds, Joe Bonamassa, Paul Thorn, Rufus W.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Father John Misty- Fear Fun.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Curtis Salgado- Soul Shot.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Keith Jarrett- The Koln Concert.
AND DON'T FORGET: Ben Harper- Burn to Shine.
COMING SOON: Alejandro Escovedo, Melody Gardot, Xavier Rudd, Lake Street Dive.


April 13, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Ryan Adams/iTunes Session/Capitol/Rock-Folk
Amadou & Mariam/Folila/Nonesuch/World
At First Light/Idir/Self/Celtic
Bassnectar/Vava Voom/Amorphous/RPM
Willis Earl Beal/Acousmatic Sorcery/2AD/Rock
Todd Bishop Group/Little Played Little Bird: Music of Ornette Coleman/Origin/Jazz
Budman/Levy Orchestra/From There to Here/OA2/Jazz
Buzz Cason/Surf & Turf/Self/Country
Adam Cohen/Like a Man/Decca/Folk
Alex Cuba/Static in the System/Caracol/Latin
Cyber Zen Sound Engine/Cooperation/Self/Electronica
Father John Misty/Fear Fun/Sub Pop/Rock
Amit Friedman Sextet/Sunrise/Origin/Jazz
Gloom Prophet/Let the Prophet Speak: the Remixes of Grand Duchy/Sonic Union/RPM
Nanci Griffith/Intersection/Hell No Records/Folk
Jim Hanft/Weddings or Funerals/Veranda/Rock
JP Harris & the Tough Choices/I’ll Keep Calling/Cow Island Music/Country
Garrison Hawk with Sly & Robbie/Survive/MOD Technologies/Reggae
Little Freddie King/Chasing the Blues/MadeWright Records/Blues
Lenny Marcus Trio/Sun Ray: A Tribute to Ray Bryant/Self/Jazz
Gemma Ray/Island Fire/Bronzerat Records/Rock
Joan Soriano/LA Familia Soriano/Iaso/Latin
Spiritualized/Sweet Heart Sweet Light/Fat Possum/Rock
Jef Stott/Arcana/Six Degrees/RPM/World
Jonah Tolchin/Criminal Man/New Wheel/Folk
Toro y Moi/June 2009/CarPark/Rock
Nick Waterhouse/Time’s All Gone/Innovative Leisure/R&B
Hank Williams III/Long Gone Daddy/Curb Records/Country
BIG SURPRISE: Nick Waterhouse.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Father John Misty, Adam Cohen.
HALL OF FAME: Jef Stott, Nanci Griffith, Alex Cuba, Amadou & Mariam.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Sister Sparrow & Dirty Birds (PLEASE BRING IT BACK!!! It is in DAD though (DAD #24066-24077).
BEST REVISITED CD: Mickey Hart Band- Mysterium Tremendum; JD McPherson- Signs & Signifiers.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Bryan Clark & the New Lyceum Players- Southern Intermission.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Byrds- Sweetheart of the Rodeo.
AND DON'T FORGET: North Mississippi AllStars- Hill Country Revue.
COMING SOON: Carole King, Chappo Moonwater. Sonny Landreth, Tim O’Brien, Cassandra Wilson.


April 6, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Afrolicious/Pleasuretime/ESL/RMP/Funk
Brownout/Oozy/Nat Geo Music/Latin
Bryan Clark & the New Lyceum Players/Southern Intermission/Rainfeather/Country
Jon Cleary/Occapella!/FHQ/Rock
Congo Sanchez/Congo Sanchez Vol. 1/ESL/Latin/RPM
Counting Crows/Underwater Sunshine ( full art copy)/Collective Sounds/Rock
Dirty Dozen Brass Band/Twenty Dozen/Self/Jazz
Dr. John/Locked Down/Nonesuch/Blues
Dub Nation/Rising Force for Change/Self/Reggae
Jason Eady/AM Country Heaven/Underground Sound/Country
Eligh & Amp Live/Therapy at 3/Self/HipHop
The Forty Four’s/Americana/Rip Cat Records/Blues
Mickey Hart Band/Mysterium Tremendium/Self/World/RPM
Peter Karp & Sue Foley/Beyond the Crossroads/Blind Pig/Blues
Kri & Hettie/Rhymes with Tree & Betty/MCB/Funk-Soul-R&B
Dayna Kurtz/Secret Canon Vol 1/Kismet Records/Blues
JD McPherson/Signs & Signifiers/Rounder/Rock
Ted Nash/The Creep/Plastic Sax Records/Jazz
Doug Paisley/Golden Embers/Self/Country
Quantic & Alice Russell/Look Around the Corner/Tru Thoughts/Funk/Rock/Latin
Bonnie Raitt/Slipstream/Red Wing Records/Blues/Rock
The Revivalists/City of Sound/Self/Rock
White Buffalo/Once Upon a Time in the West/Self/Rock
Xiu Xiu/Always/Polyvinyl/Rock
Various/Tru Thoughts Compilation/Tru Thoughts/Funk/RPM
BIG SURPRISE: Congo Sanchez.
BIGGEST SURPRISE: JD McPherson, The Revivalists.
HALL OF FAME: Bonnie Raitt, Jon Cleary, Brownout, Mickey Hart Band, Quantic & Alice Russell.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The Best of Sonny Rollins.
BEST REVISITED CD: Matt Harlan & the Sentimentals, Ahmad Jamal- Blue Moon.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Melody Walker- Gold Rush Goddess.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Devo- Duty Now for the Future
AND DON'T FORGET: 1 Giant Leap. (DAD #24629-24640).
COMING SOON: Walter Trout, Melody Gardot, Anders Osborne, Santana, Norah Jones, Amadou & Mariam,


March 30, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Arctic Monkeys/R U Mine?/Domino/Rock
AU/Both Lights/Hometapes/Rock
Badly Drawn Boy/Being Flynn/Lakeshore/Soundtrack/Rock
Eric Bibb/Deeper in the Well/Flatbrim Recordings/Blues
Butterfly Boucher/Butterfly Boucher/Self/Rock
Jill Cohn/Beautiful I Love You/BMI Boxbeanies/Folk
Paco de Lucia/Conciertos Espana/Decca/Latin/World
Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart/Dedication/Gearle Records/Folk
Matt Harlan & the Sentimentals/Bow & Be Simple/Ghost Moon/Folk
Infamous Stringdusters/Silver Sky/High Country Records/Bluegrass
Ahmad Jamal/Blue Moon: The New York Sessions/ACM Productions/Jazz
Love on a Real Train/Love on a Real Train/Aeronaut/RPM
Mars Volta/Noctourniquet/Warner Brothers/Rock
Mastersons/Birds Fly South/New West/Rock/Folk
Georgia Anne Muldrow/Seeds/E One/Funk
Lukas Nelson & the Promise of the Real/Wasted/Tone Tide Records/Rock
John Oates Band/The Bluesville Sessions/MBA Records/Blues
Right Now/Gets Over You/Sweet Deebs/Funk
Curtis Salgado/Soul Shot/Alligator/Blues
Steep Canyon Rangers/Nobody Knows You/Rounder/Bluegrass
Ten Foot Ganja Plant/10 Deadly Shots Vol 2/ROIR/Reggae
Trampled by Turtles/Stars & Satellites/Banjoland/Bluegrass
M. Ward/A Wasteland Companion/Merge/Rock
Emily Wells/Mama/Partisan/Rock
Dar Williams/In the Time of Gods/Razor & Tie/Folk
World Party/Arkeologoy Sampler/Seaview/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Ahmad Jamal, Curtis Salgado,
BIGGEST SURPRISE: AU, Matt Harlan & The Sentimentals
HALL OF FAME: Ahmad Jamal, Matt Harlan, AU, Eric Bibb, Trampled By Turtles, Infamous Stringdusters, Matt Harlan
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The Essential Donovan. (We don’t have this in DAD, dadgummit.)
BEST REVISITED CD: Andrew Bird- Break It Yourself; La Chiva Gantiva- Pelao
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Melody Walker- Gold Rush Goddess
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bob Seger and Silver Bullet Band- Night Moves
AND DON'T FORGET: Christian McBride- Live at Tonic (DAD Cut ID #44513-44532).
COMING SOON: John Fogarty, Leftover Salmon, The Doc Marshalls


March 23, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Derrick Ashong /G Soulfege/Afropolitan/Self/HipHop
Birdy/Birdy/Jasmine Van Den Bogaerde/Rock
Bitch Magnet/Ben Hur-Amber-Star Booty/Temporary Residence/Rock
Bonnie & the Clydes/Bonnie & the Clydes/Self/Country/  (Colorado Artist)
Don Braden & Karl Latham/Big Funk Live/Creative Perspective Records/Jazz
Chimney Choir/Ladder/Self/Folk    (Colorado Artist)
Fela Kuti & Egypt 80/Live in Detroit 1986/EMI/World
Kenny Garrett/Seeds from the Underground/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Grant Farm/Grant Farm/Self/Country  (Colorado Artist)
Great Lake Swimmers/New Wild Everywhere/Nettwerk/Folk
Billy Hart/All Our Reasons/ECM/Jazz
John McEuen/The McEuen Sessions: For All the Good/Mesa,Blue Moon Records/Folk
Brad Mehldau Trio/Ode/Nonesuch/Jazz
Mike + Ruthy/The NYC EP/Humble Abode Music/Folk
Papa Grows Funk/Needle in the Groove/Self/Funk/Jazz
Lee Ranaldo/Between the Times & Tides/Matador/Rock
Rebelution/Peace of Mind/Self/Reggae
The Shins/Port of Morrow/Sony/Rock
Thee Satisfaction/Awe Naturale/Self/HipHop
Tiempo Libre/My Secret Radio/Sony/Latin
Caetano Veloso & David Byrne/Live at Carnegie Hall/Sony/Rock/Latin
Melody Walker/Gold Rush Goddess/Self/Folk
Wylie & the Wild West/Rocketbuster/Hi-Line Records/Country
BIG SURPRISE: Rebelution, Bonnie & the Clydes,
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Melody Walker
HALL OF FAME: Rebelution, Mike + Ruthy
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Beatles- Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
BEST REVISITED CD: Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds- Pound of Dirt
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Marvin Etzioni- Marvin Country
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Waterboys- Fisherman’s Blues
AND DON'T FORGET: Donovan- Beat Cafe
COMING SOON: Jason Eady, Sonny Landreth


March 16, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
ALO/Sounds Like This/Brushfire Records/Rock
Theresa Andersson/Street Parade/Basin Street/Rock*
Robert Sarazin Blake/Put It All Down in a Letter/Same Room Records/Folk-Blues
Ane Brun/It All Starts With One/Balloon Ranger Recordings/Rock
Ceu/Caravana Sereia Bloom/Six Degrees/Latin
Cranberries/Roses/Timeless Solutions/Rock
Adrian Cunningham/Walkabout/Self/Jazz
The Do/Both Ways Open Jaws Remixes EP/Six Degrees/Electronica
Helado Negro/Island Universe Story/Asthmatic Kitty/Latin/Electronica
Horse Feathers/Cynic’s New Year/Self/Rock
Javelin/EP 1 & 2/Luaka Bop/Electronica
La Chiva Gantiva/Pelao/Self/Latin
Loreena McKennitt/Troubadours on the Rhine/Quintan Road/Celtic*
Peter Mulvey/The Good Stuff/Signature Sounds/Folk
Alistair Ogilvy/Leaves Sae Green/Greentrax/Celtic
Dudley Owens Aaron Wright Band/People Calling/Origin/Jazz
Andra Suchy/Little Heart/Red House/Country
Vintage Trouble/The Bomb Shelter Sessions/Self/Funk
Rocky Votolato/Television of Saints/Undertow/Rock
Loudon Wainwright III/Older Than My Old Man Now/2nd Story Records/Folk*
The Washers/Tired Eyes/?/Rock
Wrinkle Neck Mules/Apprentice to Ghosts/Self/Rock
Yarn/Almost Home/Ardley Music/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Theresa Andersson
BIGGEST SURPRISE: La Chiva Gantiva
HALL OF FAME: La Chiva Gantiva, Theresa Andersson, Peter Mulvey, Loreena McKennit
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Bob Schneider- Lonelyland
BEST REVISITED CD: Caravan of Thieves- The Fun House; Andrew Bird- Break It Yourself
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Lee Fields- Faithful Man
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: X- More Fun in the New World
AND DON'T FORGET: Bill Frisell- Unspeakable (2004)
COMING SOON: M. Ward, Tim O’Brien, Steep Canyon Rangers


March 9, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Aggrolites/Live/Self/Reggae*
Band of Heathens/The Double Down:Live in Denver/BOH Records/Rock*
Kishi Bashi/151a/Joyful Noise/Rock
Bear in Heaven/I Love You, It’s Cool/Dead Oceans/Rock
Andrew Bird/Break it Yourself/Mom+Pop/Rock
Caravan of Thieves/The Fun House/UFO Records/Folk*
Cock & Swan/Stash/Lost Tribe Sounds/Electronica
Bob Corritore & Taildragger/Longtime Friends in the Blues/Delta Groove/Blues
Nikka Costa/Pro Whoa!/Gofunkyourself Records/Funk-Soul-R&B
Decemberists/We All Raise Our Voices to the Air Live/Capital/Rock
Justin Townes Earle/Nothing’s Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now/Bloodshot/Rock*
Marvin Etzioni/Marvin Country!/Regional Records/Rock/Folk
Fanfarlo/Rooms Filled with Light/Atlantic/Rock
Lee Fields/Faithful Man/Truth & Soul/Funk
Mati Haskell/10,2&6/Self/Blues
Haunted Windchimes/Out with the Crow/Shadow Pine Music/Folk
Ray Wylie Hubbard/The Grifter’s Hymnal/Self/Country*
Vijay Iyer Trio/Accelerando/ACT Music/Jazz
Nathan James & the Rhythm Scratchers/What You Make of It/Delta Groove/Blues
June Rise/Of Raging Waters/Lord & Love Records/Folk
Lijadu Sisters/Mother Africa/Knitting Factory/World
Joe Pug/The Great Despair/Self/Rock
Daniel Rossen/Silent Hour, Golden Mile/Warp/Rock
Todd Snider/Agnostic Hymns Stoner Fables/Aimless Records/Rock*
Sons of Bill/Sirens/Self/Rock
Esperanza Spalding/Radio Music Society/Heads Up/Jazz*
Bruce Springsteen/Wrecking Ball/Self/Rock
Mariel Vandersteel/Hickory/Self/FolkMadison Violet/The Good in Goodbye/Mummy Dust/Folk/Country
VCMG/Ssss/Musical Moments/Electronica
Madison Violet/The Good in Goodbye/Mummy Dust/Folk
Denison Whitmer/The Ones Who Wait/Asthmatic Kitty/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Haunted Windchimes, Madison Violet
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Caravan of Thieves
HALL OF FAME: Andrew Bird!!!!, Justin Townes Earle, Esperanza Spalding
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Adele- 21
BEST REVISITED CD: Ladysmith Black Mambazo & Friends
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds- Pound of Dirt
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: The Walton’s Family Christmas Album
AND DON'T FORGET: Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble- Live at Montreaux (DAD Cut ID #45699-45716)
COMING SOON: Shelby Lynne


March 2, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Ayo/Billie-Eve/MBM Records/Funk
Carolina Chocolate Drops/Leaving Eden/Nonesuch/Folk*
Counting Crows/Selections from Underwater Sunshine/Collective Sounds/Rock
Defiance String Band/Circle of Time/Self/Local-Bluegrass
Delta Spirit/Delta Spirit/Rounder/Rock
Jennifer Gillespie/Belita/Narooma Records/Folk
Jerry Joseph & Jackmormons/Happy Book/Self/Rock
The Kills/The Last Goodbye/Domino/Rock
Mad Buffalo/Red and Blue/Self/Country
Janiva Magness/Stronger For It/Alligator/Blues
Mallard/Less on Blood/Castleface/Rock
Nneka/Soul Is Heavy/Yo Mama’s Recording/Funk/World
Sinead O’Connor/How About I Be Me( and You be You)/One Little Indian/Rock
Joan Osborne/Bring it on Home/Saguaro Road Records/Rock/Blues*
School of Seven Bells/Ghostory/Vagrant/Rock/RPM
Anoushka Shankar/Traveller/Deutsche Gramaphone/World
Sister Sparrow & Dirty Birds/Pound of Dirt/Modern Vintage Recording/Rock
Sleigh Bells/Reign of Terror/Mom & Pop/Rock
Speech Debelle/Freedom of Speech/P&C Big Dada Recordings/HipHop
Jack Wilson/Jack Wilson/Fluff Gravy/Rock
Halden Wofford & the Hi-Beams/Live at Hodi’s/Self/Country
Yellow Ostrich/Strange Land/Barsuk/Rock
Zeus/Busting Visions/Arts & Crafts/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Joan Osborne, Jack Wilson
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Nneka
HALL OF FAME: Joan Osborne, Nneka,
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Carolina Chocolate Drops & Luminescent Orchestrii
BEST REVISITED CD: Punch Brothers- Who’s Feeling Young Now?
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: The Vespers- The Fourth Wall
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Rick James- Can’t Stop
AND DON'T FORGET: Masters of Groove Meets DJ9
COMING SOON:
Rufus Wainwright, Norah Jones, Horsefeathers, Father John Misty


February 24, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Altan/The Poison Glen/Compass/Celtic
Baloji/Kinshasa Succursale/Crammed Discs/World
Tommy Bolin & Friends/Great Gypsy Soul/Samson Records/Rock
Cowboy Junkies/The Wilderness Vol. 4/Razor & Tie/Rock
Guy Davis/The Adventures of Fishy Waters: In Bed with the Blues/Smokeydoke Records/Blues
Ecid/Werewolf Hologram/Fill in the Breaks/HipHop
Tim Fite/Aint Aint Aint/Anti/Rock
Funk Ark/High Noon/ESL/Funk/Latin
Good Old War/Come Back as Rain/Sargent House/Folk
Robert Glasper Experiment/Black Radio/Blue Note/Jazz-R&B-HipHop
Macy Gray/Covered/SLG/Rock-Funk
Shana Halligan/Shana Halligan/Lady Swank/Electronica
Haunted Windchimes/Live at the Western Jubilee/Shadow Pine/Folk/Country
Lyle Lovett/Release Me/UMG/Country
Lucero/Women and Work/ATO/Rock
Magnetic Fields/Love at the Bottom of the Sea/Merge/Rock
New Cassettes/Winterhead/New Label/Rock
Josh Ritter/Bringing in the Darlings/Self/Rock
Steel Wheels/Lay Down Lay Low/Self/Folk
Various Artists/Roots Moments: Live from the Loveless Café Season 1/Music City Records
BIG SURPRISE: Steel Wheels  
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Robert Glasper Experiment
HALL OF FAME: Robert Glasper, Funk Ark, Good Old War
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Laura Veirs Sings Folk Songs for Children
BEST REVISITED CD: Audra Mae & the Almighty Sound
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Tommy Womack- Now What!
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Bruce Springsteen- The Wild, the Innocent & the E-Street Shuffle
AND DON'T FORGET: Cross Canadian Ragweed
COMING SOON: Madison Violet, Todd Snider, Chelle Rose, Theresa Andersson, Fiona Apple, M Ward, Norah Jones

February 17, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Adam Arcuragi/Like a Fire That Consumes All Before It/Self/Rock
Dave Barnes/Stories to Tell/Razor & Tie/Rock
Bonobo/Black Sands Remixed/Ninja Tune/RPM
Bowerbirds/The Clearing/Dead Oceans/Rock
Stew Cutler/After Hours/Cogna/Jazz
The Darcys/Aja/Arts & Crafts/Rock
Farrar, Johnson, Parker & Yames/New Multitudes/Rounder/Rock/Folk
Gaddabouts/Look Out Now!/Racecarlotta Records/Folk
Otis Gibbs/Harder Than Hammered Hell/Wanamaker Sounds/Folk
Joel Harrison, Lorenzo Feliciati, Cuong Vu/Holy Abyss/Cuneiform/Jazz
Ben Howard/Old Pine/Self/Folk
Jeff Lorber Fusion/Galaxy/Heads Up/Jazz
Wes Montgomery/Echoes of Indiana Avenue/Resonance Records/Jazz
Popa Chubby/Back to New York City/Mascot Music/Blues
Punch Brothers/Who’s Feeling Young Now?/Nonesuch/Bluegrass/Folk
Amy Ray/Lung of Love/Daemon Records/Rock
Shoebox Letters/Or Someone Like/Self/Rock
Chip Taylor & the New Ukrainians/All the Perfect People/Train Wreck/Folk
Trailer Radio/Trailer Radio/Moonshine Martini Records/Country
Two Bears/Be Strong/Self/Electronica
Loga Ramin Torkian/Mahraab/Six Degrees/ World
Various/The Descendants/Sony/Soundtrack/World
The Vespers/The Fourth Wall/Black Suit Records/Folk
Hristo Vitchev/Heartmony/First Orbit Sounds/Jazz
Andre Williams/Hoods & Shades/Bloodshot/Blues
Jamie Woon/Mirrorwriting/Verve/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Adam Arcuragi,         
BIGGEST SURPRISE: The Vespers, The Gaddabouts

HALL OF FAME: The New Multitudes, Otis Gibbs, Punch Brothers, Vespers
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Leonard Cohen- Old Ideas
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Craig Finn- Clear Heart Full Eyes
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION:
AND DON'T FORGET: Sharon Jones & Dap Kings- 100 Days and 100 Nights
COMING SOON: Yellow Ostrich, Shana Halligan, Lee Fields

February 10, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Air/Le Voyage Danse la Lune/Aircheology/Electronica-Rock
Audra Mae & the Almighty Sound/Audra Mae & the Almighty Sound/Side One Dummy/Rock
Balkan Beat Box/Give/National Geo Music/World
Band of Skulls/Sweet Sour/Vagrant/Rock
The Chieftains/Voice of Ages/Blackrock Records/Celtic*
Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric/20th Century Folk Collections/Royal Potato Family/Jazz
Cursive/I Am Gemini/Saddle Creek/Rock
DJ Food/The Search Engine/Ninja Tune/Electronica
Dr Dog/Be the Void/Anti/Rock
Charlotte Gainsbourg/Stage Whisper/Elektra/Rock
Galactic/Carnivale Electricos/Anti/Funk*
Ladysmith Black Mambazo/Ladysmith Black Mambazo & Friends/Razor & Tie/World*
Paul McCartney/Kisses on the Bottom/MPL Communications/Rock
Hugh Makekela/Jabulani/Razor & Tie/Jazz/World
Chuck Mead & His Greasy Knoll Boys/Back to the Quonset/Ramseur Records/Country
moe/What Happened to the La La’s/Sugar Hill/Rock
Cory Morin/Sing it Loud/Music Maker/Blues
Phenomenal Handclap Band/Form & Control/Tummy Touch Records
Soul Rebels/”504” Remixes/Rounder/RPM
Teitur/Let the Dog Drive Home/Arlo & Betty Recordings/Rock
Watussi/1000% Guapo/MGM/Latin
Tommy Womack/Now What!/Cedar Creek Records/Rock
Y La Bamba/Court the Storm/Tender Loving Empire/Folk
Martin Zellar & the Hardways/Roosters Crow/Owen Lee Recordings/Country
BIG SURPRISE: Watussi, Chuck Mead & His Grassy Knoll Boys         
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Audra Mae & the Almighty Sound

HALL OF FAME: Audra Mae, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Chieftains
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Gretchen Peters- Hello Cruel World
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: The Pines- Dark So Gold
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Sly & Family Stone- Higher
AND DON'T FORGET: Tony Joe White
COMING SOON: Macy Gray, Horsefeathers, Lyle Lovett, Steeldrivers, Jason Eady

February 3, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Anais Mitchell/Young Man in America/Wilderland/Folk
Steven Bernstein & the Millennial Territory Orchestra/MTO Plays Sly/Royal Potato Family/Jazz-Funk
Buttshakers/Natives/Luaka Bop/Funk, Soul, R&B
Don Byron & the New Gospel Quintet/Love, Peace & Soul/SLG/Jazz
Lana Del Rey/Born to Die/Interscope Records/Rock
Dry the River/Weights & Measures EP/RCA/Folk
Francois & the Atlas Mountains/E Volo Love/Domino/Rock
Gang Colours/The Keychain Collection/Brownswood/RPM
Georgetown Orbits/Super Sonic/Self/Reggae
Heartless Bastards/Arrow/Partisan/Rock
Jade/Analogic/Z Production/RPM
Damien Jurado/Maraqopa/Secretly Canadian/Folk
Ingrid Michaelson/Human Again/Mom+Pop/Rock
Novox/Hollywood is on Fire/Z Production/Jazz
Phony PPL/Phonyland/Self/Funk-HipHop
Random Rab/Visurreal/Xalex Music/RPM
Shearwater/Animal Joy/SubPop/Rock
Otis Taylor/Contraband/Telarc/Blues
Wiley/Evolve or Be Extinct/Big Dada Recording/Hiphop
Various/Soul Sisters: A Black History Month Celebration/Funk
BIG SURPRISE: Buttshakers.  
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Steven Bernstein & the Millenial Territory Orchestra.

HALL OF FAME: Bernstein & MTO; Jade, Otis Taylor.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: The Wiyos- Twist; Rodrigo & Gabriela & C.U.B.A.- Area 52.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Asteroid Galaxy Tour- Out of Frequency; Soul Rebels- Unlock Your Mind.
BEST NEW VINYL ACQUISITION: Steely Dan- Can’t Buy a Thrill.
AND DON'T FORGET: Medieval Baebes- Mirabilis.
COMING SOON: Punch Brother, Y La Bamba, The Chieftains.

January 27, 2012
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre
* = added to DAD (or will be soon)
Mary Black/Stories from the Steeples/3u Records/Folk
Bahamas/Barchords/Brushfire Records/Rock
Elliott Brood/Days Into Years/Paperback Records/Rock
Linda Chorney/Emotional Jukebox/Self/Rock
Leonard Cohen/Old Ideas/Columbia/Rock
Craig Finn/Clear Heart Full Eyes/Vagrant/Rock
Matt Flinner Trio/Winter Harvest/Compass/Bluegrass
Stephane Grappelli &Toots Thielemans/Bringing it Together/Li-sem/Jazz
Jackstraw/Sunday Never Comes/Self/Bluegrass
Amos Lee/As the Crow Flies/Blue Note/Rock/Folk
Shook Twins/Window/Self/Folk
Ringo Starr/2012/Rockabella/Rock
Tennis/Young & Old/Fat Possum/Rock
Sharon Van Ett

2011

December 16, 2011
Name/Album/Label/KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Back City Woods/Dirt from Which We Came/Self/Rock
Ani DiFranco/Which Side Are You On?/Righteous Babe Records/Rock
Loka/Passing Place/Ninjatunes/Rock
Baba Maraire/Wona Baba Maraire/Self/World
The Paul McKenna Band/Stem the Tide/Mad River Records/Celtic
Scribes/What Was Lost/Self/Hip Hop
Sophistafunk/Twenty Eleven/Self/Funk
Grace Woodroofe/Always Want/Modular Recordings/Folk
Various/This One’s for Him:A Tribute to Guy Clarke/Icehouse Music/Folk
BIG SURPRISE:
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Grace Woodroofe.

HALL OF FAME: Sophistafunk, Ani DiFranco, Grace Woodroofe.
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Caravane- Caravane; Jimmy Cliff- Sacred Fire EP.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Cloud Control- Bliss Release.
AND DON'T FORGET: AfroCubism- AfroCubism.         
COMING SOON: Cloud Nothings, Jessie Baylin, Esperanza Spalding, Otis Taylor, Ruthie Foster, Sinead O’Connor, Enter the Haggis, The Wiyos, Steeldrivers, Steep Canyon Rangers.

December 9, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Black Keys/El Camino/Nonesuch/Rock
Boy & Bear/Moonfire/Universal/Rock
Caravane/Caravane/Marralchi Records/World/RPM
Jimmy Cliff/Sacred Fire ep/Collective Sounds/Reggae
Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr./My Love is Easy: Remixes Pt. 2/Warner Brothers/RPM
Head & Heart/iTunes Sessions/Sub Pop/Rock
Josh Rouse & the Long Vacations/Josh Rouse & the Long Vacations: Bedroom Classics/Rock
Amy Winehouse/Lioness:Hidden Treasures/Universal/R&B
Pegi Young & the Survivors/Bracing for Impact/Vapor Records/Rock
BIG SURPRISE:
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Caravane

HALL OF FAME: Jimmy Cliff, Caravane, Josh Rouse, Black Keys
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Dilated Peoples- The Platform
BEST REVISITED CD: Hindi Zahra, Tim Love Lee: Fully Bearded
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Sugar & the Hi Lows- Sugar & the Hi Lows
AND DON'T FORGET: Willie Dixon- The Chess Compilations
COMING SOON: Gretchen Peters, Wood Brothers
 

November 25 and December 2, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Mandy Barnes/Winter Wonderland/Rounder/Christmas-Country
Kate Bush/50 Words for Snow/Anti/Rock
Cloud Control/Bliss Release/Ivy League Records/Rock
Da Cruz/Boom Boom Boom Remixes/Six Degrees/Electronica
Ilhan Ersahin’s Istanbul Sessions/Night Rider/Nublu/Electronica-Jazz
The Gathering/The Gathering/Sycamore Road/Christmas-Folk
Grip Weeds/Under the Influence of Christmas/Rainbow Quartz/Christmas-Rock
Carole King/A Holiday Carole/Rockingale/Christmas-Rock
Little Willies/For the Good Times/Milking Bull Records/Country*
Elisabeth Lohninger Band/Christmas in July/Jazzsick/Christmas-Jazz
The Looping Jaw Harp Orchestra/Universal Language/Self/Electronica-World
Nick Moss/Here I Am/Blue Bella Records
Willie Nelson/Remember Me Vol. 1/R&J Records/Country
Owen/Ghost Town/Polyvinyl Records/Rock
See-I/See-I Remixed/Fort Knox Recordings/Electronica-Reggae
Sensitive Chaos/Remembering Christmas, Icy Cold, and Bells/Sub Sequent Records/Christmas-Electronica
She & Him/A Very She & Him Christmas/Merge/Christmas-Rock
Candy Staton/Who’s Hurting Now/Self/Soul-R&B
Sugar & the Hi-Lows/Sugar & the Hi-Lows/Tone Tree Music/Rock-Country
Various/The World of Daptone Records/Daptone/Funk-Soul-R&B
Various/Warren Haynes Presents the Benefit Concert Vol 4/Evil Teen Records/Rock
Various with Michel Legrand/Noel!Noel!!Noel!!!/Christmas-Rock
Various/Celtic Christmas/Putumayo/Christmas/Celtic
Various/Minnesota Beatle Project/Vega Project/Rock
Various/Time Love Lee: Fully Bearded Fifteen Years of Tummy Touch Records/Tummy Touch/Electronica-Reggae
BIG SURPRISE: Ilhan Ersahin’s Istanbul Sessions, Owen
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Looping Jaw Harp Orchestra, Ilhan Ersahin

HALL OF FAME: Looping Jaw Harp Orchestra, Ilhan Ersahin, Little Willies, Nick Moss, Tim Love Lee: Fully Bearded
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Hindi Zahra- Handmade
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Sons of Fathers, Damn Quails- Down the Hatch
AND DON'T FORGET: Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives- Souls’ Chapel
COMING SOON:
Grace Woodroofe, Craig Finn, Heartless Bastards, Tennis, The Black Keys, Killers

November 18, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Anthemeers/Anthemeers EP/Self/Folk
Olivia Broadfield/This Beautiful War ( Remixes )/Cherry Bang/RPM/Rock
Bua/Down the Green Fields/Foras Na Gaeilge/Celtic
Reed Foehl/Once an Ocean/Neverfoehl Records/Folk
William Ryan Fritch/Plumed & Dessicated/Lost Tribe Sound/RPM/Classical
Hal Galper Trio/Trip the Light Fantastic/Origin/Jazz
Amy Hart/Congratulations/Painted Rock Records/Blues
Harrison Kennedy/Shame the Devil/Electro-Fi Records/Blues
Sunnie Paxson/Bohemian Sun/Roxboro/Blues
R.E.M./Part Lies Part Heart Part Truth Part Garbage 1982-2011/Warner Brothers/Rock
Sigur Ros/Inni/XL Recording/Rock
Enoch Smith Jr./Misfits/Self/Jazz
Ernie Watts Quartet/Oasis/Flying Dolphin Records/Jazz
Hindi Zahra/Handmade/Oursoul Records/Rock/World
BIG SURPRISE: Anthemeers
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Hindi Zahra

HALL OF FAME: Hindi Zahra, William Ryan Fritch
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The latest Dum Dum Girls.
BEST REVISITED CD: Roots Manuva- 4everrevolution; Sola Rosa- Get It Together
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Devil Makes Three- Stomp & Smash
AND DON'T FORGET: Bob Marley- Roots Rock Remixed
COMING SOON:
Sharon Van Etten, Damien Jurado, Tegan & Sara, Vieo Abiungo

November 11, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Anthemeers/Anthemeers EP/Self/Folk
Boca Chica/Get Out of Sin City/Self/Folk
Bonnie Prince Billy/Wolfrov Goes to Town/Drag City/Folk
Booka & Flaming Geckos/The Not So Meaningful Songs in the Life of Jeremy Fink/Loudhouse Texas Music/Folk
Canyons/Keep Your Dreams/Modular/Rock
Ray Charles/Singular Genius: The Complete ABC Singles/Concord/Blues/*
Lisa Dancing-Light/Light Years/Earthtree Music/Local-Folk
Devil Makes Three/Stomp & Smash/Milan Records/Folk
11 Acorn Lane/Swing Thing/Self/Jazz
Kathleen Edwards/Voyageur/Rounder/Rock
Etta James/The Dreamer/Verve/Blues
Jumpin’ Jack Benny/I’ll Be Alright/Boppin’ Records/Blues
Stephen Kellogg & Sixers/Gift Horse/Vanguard/Rock
Chris Isaak/Beyond the Sun/Wicked Game Records/Rock
Cass McCombs/Humor Risk/Domino/Rock
Yael Meyer/Everything Will Be Alright/KLI Records/Rock          
Jon Pousette-Dart/Anti-Gravity/Little Big Deal Music/Rock
Puppini Sisters/Hollywood/Verve-Forecast/Jazz-Lounge
Carmen Rizzo/Space Left Behind/Electrotone Records/Electronica
Roots Manuva/4everrevolution/Big Dada/HipHop
Bobby Rush/Show You All a Good Time/Deep Rush Records/Blues
Sola Rosa/Get It Together/Melting Pot Music/Electronica
Astrid Williamson/Pulse/One Little Indian/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Yael Meyer, Jumpin’ Jack Benny
BIGGEST SURPRISE: 11 Acorn Lane

HALL OF FAME: Puppini Sisters, Chris Isaak, 11 Acorn Lane
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): THE NEW KITTY, DAISY & LEWIS IS GONE. PLEASE BRING IT BACK!!!!!! ALSO MISSING: THE GOAT RODEO SESSIONS (NEW FROM YO YO MA, EDGAR MEYER et al.)
BEST REVISITED CD: Piers Faccini- My Wilderness; Mayer Hawthorne- How Do You Do
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Adam Ezra Group- Ragtop Angel
AND DON'T FORGET: James Brown- Please Please Please
COMING SOON: The Revelations, Charles Bradley

November 4, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Eddie and Martha Adcock with Tom Gray & Friends/Many a Mile/Patuxent Music/Bluegrass
Olof Arnolds/Olof Sings/One Little Indian/Folk
Sean Chambers Band/Live from Long Island Blues Warehouse/Blue Heat Records/Blues
Anthony David/Locationlocationlocation/Purpose Music/Funk-Soul-R&B
Do/Both Ways Pen Jaws/Six Degrees/Rock
John Doyle/Shadow & Light/Compass/Celtic
Mayer Hawthorne/How Do You Do/Universal Republic/Funk-Soul-R&B
David Lynch/Crazy Clown Time/Pias America/Electronica
Magnolia Memoir/Perfect  Crime/Peak Records/Rock
John McCutcheon/This Land: Woody Guthrie’s America/Appalseed Records/Folk
Nee Nee Suede/Bad & Bodacious/Eddie Dee Live Records/Electronica
Jim Kimo West/Nanali O Maui Maui Skies/Westermost Records/World
Chick Willis/Let the Blues Speak for Itself/Benevolent Blues/Blues
Wise Blood/These Wings/Dovecote Records/Rock
Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings/Radio Sampler/Ripple Records/Rock
Zun Zun Egui/Katang/Self/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Nee Nee Suede, Zun Zun Egui
BIGGEST SURPRISE: David Lynch

HALL OF FAME: Olof Arnolds, Do, Mayer Hawthorne, Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Hayseed Dixie- Weapons of Grass Destruction
BEST REVISITED CD: Kitty, Daisy & Lewis- Smoking in Heaven
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Reverend Raven & Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys- Shake Your Boogie
AND DON'T FORGET: T. Ray Becker- The Vanishing Cowboy
COMING SOON: Kathleen Edwards, 11 Acorn Lane

October 28, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Amador Adanowsky/Everloving/Self/Latin-Rock
Danny Barnes/Rocket/ATO/Rock
The Bees/Every Step’s a Yes/Fiction/Rock
Brown Bird/Salt for Salt/Self/Folk
Coldplay/Mylo Xyloto/Capitol/Rock
Damn Quails/Down the Hatch/Self/Folk
Decemberists/Long Live the King/Capitol/Rock
Dessa/Castor, the Twin/Doomtree/HipHop
Dirty Projectors & Bjork/Mount Wittenberg Orca/Domino/Rock
Dntel/Life Is Full of Possibilities/Sub Pop/Electronica
Adam Ezra Group/Ragtop Angel/Tatteredstring/Folk
Folk Uke/Reincarnation/Self/Folk
Ma, Duncan, Meyer, Thile/Goat Rodeo Sessions/Sony/Bluegrass
Joni Haastrup/Wake Up Your Mind/Tummy Touch/World
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis/Smoking in Heaven/Sunday Best Recordings/
Korallreven/An Album by Korallreven/Acephale/Electronica
Lijadu Sisters/Danger/Knitting Factory/World
Lissie/Covered Up with Flowers/Fat Possum/Rock
M83/Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming/Mute/Rock
Christian McBride/Conversations with Christian/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Paladino/Paladino/Self/Folk
Peggy Sue/Acrobats/Yep Roc/Rock
Phantogram/Nightlife/Self/Rock
Noam Pikelny/Beat the Devil & Carry a Rail/Compass/Bluegrass
Lou Reed & Metallica/Lulu/Warner/Rock
Reverend Raven & Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys/Shake Your Boogie/Nevermore/Blues
Tom Waits/Bad as Me/Anti/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Paladino
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Adam Ezra Group, Damn Quails

HALL OF FAME: Noam Pikelny; Kitty, Daisy & Lewis
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Six Degrees Arabian Travels
BEST REVISITED CD: eccodek- Remixtasy
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Bappi Lahiri- Walking on Love Street
AND DON'T FORGET: Miles Davis- Cellar Door Sessions 1970
COMING SOON: She & Him, Craig Finn

October 21, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
James Asher/Return of the Tiger/New Earth/World-New Age
Corina Bartra & Her Orchestra/Cielo Sandunguero/Blue Spiral/Jazz
Booka & the Flaming Geckos/The Not So Meaningful Songs in the Life of Jeremy Fink/Loudhouse Texas/Folk
The Crags/Big Divide/Self/Rock
Bert Dievert/Kid Man Blues/Self/Blues
Madi Diaz/Plastic Moon/Self/Folk
Shane Dwight/A Hundred White Lies/R-tist/Blues
Scott Ellison/Walkin’ Through the Fire/JSE/ Blues
The Ericksons/Don’t Be Scared, Don’t Be Alarmed/Self/Folk
Funktion/Step Into It/Self/Funk-Soul-R&B
Connor Garvey/Where Ocean Meets Land/Self/Folk
HoneyHoney/Billy Jack/Self/Folk
Bappi Lahiri/Walking on Love Street/Planet LA/Jazz-Lounge
Mike McClure/Fifty Billion/Casa de Joe/Country
Daphne Lee Martin & Raise the Rent/Dig & Be Dug/Les Petites Morts/Folk
Real Estate/Days/Domino/Rock
Sons of Fathers/Sons of Fathers/Self/Folk
3 Cohens/Family/Anzic/Jazz
Laura Veirs/Tumblebee/Raven Marching Band/Childrens
Viva Voce/The Future Will Destroy You/Vanguard/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Shane Dwight, Booka & Flaming Geckos, Bappi Lahiri
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Daphne Lee Martin & Raises the Rent, Sons of Fathers, Honey Honey

HALL OF FAME: Bappi Lahiri, Daphne Lee Martin
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Deer Tick, Ian Siegal & Youngest Sons
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: The R’s- De Flora et Fauna
AND DON'T FORGET: Bruce Sprinsteen- The Seeger Sessions
COMING SOON: Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings, Da Cruz Remixes, Danny Barnes

October 14, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Bjork/Biophilia/Warner/Rock
Blixt/Blixt/Cuneiform/Rock
JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound/Want More/Bloodshot/Funk-Soul-R&B*
Carper Family/Back When/Self/Country
Johnny Cash/Bootleg Vol 3: Live Around the World/Columbia Legacy/Country*
Crooked Still/Friends of the Fall/Signature Sounds/Bluegrass
Duchess Says/In a Fung DAY T!/Alien8/Rock
Will Dailey & the Rivals/Will Dailey & the Rivals/Universal/Rock
Deer Tick/Divine Providence/Partisan/Rock
Eccodek/Remixtasy/Self/World-Electronica*
Elders/Wanderin’ Life & Times/Pub Tone/Celtic
Ben Folds/The Best Imitation of Myself: A Retrospective/Sony/Rock
Graffiti6/Free EP/Capitol/Rock
Indigo Girls/Beauty Queen Sister/Vanguard/Rock-Folk
Infamous Stringdusters/We’ll Do It Live/Bluegrass*
Jane’s Addiction/The Great Escape Artist/Capitol/Rock
Chris Joss/No Play No Work/ESL/Electronica*
Nappy Riddem/One World Sovereignty/Fort Knox Recordings/HipHop
Natty/The Rebelship Sessions/Warner UK/Reggae
Meshell Ndegeocello/Weather/Naïve/Funk-Soul-R&B
The Rapture/In the Grace of Your Love/Syndicate/Rock
Sao Paulo Underground/Tres Cabecas Loucouras/Cuneiform/Jazz
Cosy Sheridan/The Horse King/Self/Folk
Ian Siegal & the Youngest Sons/The Skinny/Nugene Records/Blues*
Dara Tucker/Soul Said Yes/Watchman/Jazz-Soul
Various Artists/Rock the Tabla/ARC/World
BIG SURPRISE: Blixt   
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Ian Siegal & the Youngest Sons, Deer Tick

HALL OF FAME: Ian S. & Youngest Sons, Eccodek, Chris Joss, Deer Tick, Ian Siegal, Infamous Stringdusters, Rock the Tabla
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The Beatles- Yellow Submarine
BEST REVISITED CD: The R’s- De Flora et Fauna; The Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Joe Henry- Reverie
AND DON'T FORGET: Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970’s Funky Lagos
COMING SOON: Kate Bush, Tom Waits, Coldplay

October 7, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Ryan Adams/Ashes & Fire/Capitol/Rock-Folk
Angel Band/Shoot the Moon/Big I Deer/Folk
Ross Beach/Orange Gerbera Daisies/Self/Rock
Patrizio Buanne/Patrizio/Concord/Jazz
Cinque/Catch a Corner/Alma/Jazz
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah/Hysterical/Self/Rock
Joe Cocker/Hard Knocks/Adaven/Rock
Crooked Fingers/Breaks in the Armor/Merge/Rock
El Rego/El Rego/Daptone/World
Piers Faccini/My Wilderness/Six Degrees/Folk
Feist/Metals/Universal/Rock
Peter Gabriel/New Blood/Self-Real World/Rock
Great American Taxi/Paradise Lost/Self/Rock-Folk
Gringo Starr/Count Yer Lucky Stars/Gigantic/Rock
Hess Is More/Creation Keeps the Devil Away?/Nublu/Electronica
Hoots & Hellmouth/Salt/Self/Rock
Merle Haggard/Working in Tennessee/Vanguard/Country
Joe Henry/Reverie/Anti/Rock-Folk
Icebird/The Abandoned Lullaby/Self/Rock
Marketa Irglova/Anar/Anti/Rock
Bob James & Keiko Matsui/Altair & Vega/Tappan Z/Jazz
Jeff Gauthier Goatette/Open Source/Cryptogramophone/Jazz
Kasabian/Velociraptor/Sony/Rock
Chris Thomas King/Antebellum Postcards/21st Century Blues/Blues
Oscar Peterson/Unmistakable/Sony/Jazz
The R’s/De Flora et Fauna/Nat Geo/Rock
Red Molly/Light in the Sky/Self/Folk
San Sebastian/Relations/Last Gang/Rock
Sensitive Chaos/Seeker After Patterns/Self/Electronica
Westbound/Blackjack Road/44 Stone/Folk
Various Artists/Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams/Columbia/Country*
Various Artist/Putumayo Presents: Acoustic Café/Putumayo/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Westbound, Icebird, Joe Cocker
BIGGEST SURPRISE: El Rego, The R’s

HALL OF FAME: Red Molly, Lost Notebooks of Hank Williams, Acoustic Café, The R’s, Joe Henry
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Andy Belt & Friends- Playin’ in the Band
BEST REVISITED CD: J. Boogie’s Dubtronic Science- Undercover, Kiran Ahluwalie- Aam Zameen
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Jim Keller- Soul Candy
AND DON'T FORGET: Jackson Browne & David Lindley- Love Is Strange: En Vivo Con Tino
COMING SOON: Kate Bush, Deer Tick, Coldplay

September 30, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Kiran Ahluwalia/Aam Zameen/Kiran/World*
Stephen David Austin/A Bakersfield Dozen/BMI/Country
B 52’s/With the Wild Crowd/Eagle/Rock
Camille Boudoin & the Living Rumours/Old Bayou Blues/Threadhead/Folk-Blues
Scott H. Biram/Bad Ingredients/Bloodshot/Rock
J. Boogie’s Dubtronic Science/Undercover/OM/Electronica*
Cash Box Kings/Holler & Stomp/Blind Pig/Blues
Everclear/Return to Santa Monica/Cleopatra/Rock
Evidence/Cats & Dogs/Rhymesayers/HipHop
Headhunters/Platinum/Owl/Jazz
Stanley Jordan/Friends/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Jim Keller/Soul Candy/Self/Rock
Lights/Siberia/Last Gang/Rock
Lizh/Lizh/O/Rock
Christian McBride/Big Band/Mack Avenue/Jazz
John Prine/Singing Mailman Delivers/Oh Boy/Folk
Paul Sachs/Oil Town/Self/Folk
DJ Shadow/Less You Know the Better/Island/Electronica-Funk-Soul-R&B*
Story UK/Joy Ride on Memory Lane/Westminster/Rock
Talkdemonic/Ruins/Glacial Pace/Electronica-Rock
Rachel Yamagata/Chesapeake/Self/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Lizh, Paul Sachs
BIGGEST SURPRISE: J. Boogie’s Dubtronic Science, Lights

HALL OF FAME: DJ Shadow, J. Boogie, Cash Box Kings, Kiran Ahluwalia
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Various Artists- Cuba Fully Charged
BEST REVISITED CD: Beats Antique- Elektraphone,
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Mandolin Orange- Haste Make/Hard Hearted Stranger
AND DON'T FORGET: Mink Deville- Cabretta
COMING SOON: Crooked Still, Kitty Daisy & Lewis, Little Willies

September 23, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Beats Antique/Elektraphone/Self/Electronica*
Tony Bennett/Duets II/Columbia/Jazz*
George Benson/Guitar Man/Concord/Jazz*
Comanchero/Undeserved/Self/Country
Chick Corea & Stefano Bollani/Orvieto/ECM/Jazz*
Lisa Hannigan/Passenger/ATO/Rock
The Kooks/Junk of the Heart/Capitol/Rock
Loney Dear/Hall Music/Polyvinyl Music/Rock
Mandolin Orange/Haste Make-Hard Hearted Stranger/Self/Folk
Rudresh Mahanthappa/Samdhi/Act Music/Jazz
Reptar/Oblangle Fizz Ya’ll/Vagrant/Rock
Poncho Sanchez & Terence Blanchard/Chano y Dizzy!/Concord/Jazz
John Scofield/A Moment’s Peace/Longsolo/Jazz*
Still Corners/Creatures of an Hour/SubPop/Rock
Wilco/The Whole Love/dBjorn Records/Rock*
Youth Lagoon/Year of Hibernation/Fat Possum/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Mandolin Orange
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Beats Antique
HALL OF FAME: Wilco, John Scofield, Beats Antique
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Bad Religion- The Dissent of Man
BEST REVISITED CD: Pieta Brown- Mercury
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Rita Chiarelli- The Big House
AND DON'T FORGET: Pharaoh Sanders- Save Our Children
COMING SOON: DJ Shadow, Tom Waits, Laura Viers

September 16, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
AfroBop Alliance/Una Mas/Self/Jazz/Latin
Natacha Atlas/Mounqaliba-Rising the Remixes/Red Oz Music/RPM/World
Barr Brothers/The Barr Brothers/Secret City/Folk
Rita Chiarelli/The Big House/Mad Iris/Soundtrack*
Ray Bonneville/Bad Man’s Blood/Red House Records/Blues*
Pieta Brown/Mercury/Red House Records/Folk*
Lindsey Buckingham/Seeds We Sow/Self/Rock
Charlie Chamberlain/Old & New/Creative Commons/RPM/Folk
Cubic Zirconia/Follow Your Heart/Fool’s Gold/Rock/Funk
Dum Dum Girls/Only in Dreams/SubPop/Rock
PJ Harvey/iTunes Sessions/Vagrant/Rock
Beth Hart feat Joe Bonamassa/Don’t Explain/J&R Adventures/Blues*
Roy Haynes/Roy-Alty/Dreyfus Jazz/Jazz*
Will Hoge/Number Seven/Ryko/Rock
Charles Lloyd & Maria Farantouri/Athens Concert/ECM/Jazz/World
Laura Marling/A Creature I Don’t Know/Ribbon Music/Folk
Lenny Marcus/The Jazz of Beethoven/Self/Jazz
Megafaun/Megafaun/Self/Rock
Mekons/Ancient & Modern 1911-2011/Bloodshot/Rock
Miguel Migs/Outside the Skyline/Om Records/RPM/World
Mocean Worker/Candygram for Mowo!/Mowo!/RPM/Funk*
Nation Beat/Growing Stone/Barbes Records/Latin
Tineke Postma/The Dawn of Light/Challenge Records/Jazz
Rich Robinson/Through a Crooked Sun/Circle Sound/Rock
Sonny Rollins/Road Shows Vol. 2/Doxy Records/Jazz
St. Vincent/Strange Mercy/4AD/Rock
Leslie West/Unusual Suspects/Mascot/Rock
Whitehorse/Whitehorse/Six Shooter/Folk
Kenny Vaughan/V/Sugar Hill/ Country
April Verch/That’s How We Run/Slab Town Records/Folk
Carolyn Wonderland/Peace Meal/Bismeaux Records/Blues*
Beth Woods/The Weather Inside/Blue Rock/Folk
Zucchero/Chocabeck/Decca/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Beth Hart and Joe Bonamassa
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Pieta Brown

HALL OF FAME: Beth & Joe, Pieta Brown, Ray Bonneville, Bill Frisell, Will Hoge
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Dust Brothers- Soundtrack from Fight Club
BEST REVISITED CD: Bearfoot- The American Story
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: David Jacobs-Strain- Live from the Left Coast
AND DON'T FORGET: Jimmy McGriff with Lonnie Smith- McGriff’s House Party
COMING SOON: Coldplay, Great American Taxi, Mark O’Connor

September 9, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Kasey Anderson & the Honkies/Heart of a Dog/Red River Records/Rock
Bearfoot/The American Story/Self/Folk*
Big Harp/White Hat/Saddle Creek/Folk/Rock
Jason Boland & the Stranglers/Rancho Alto/Apex/Country
Carrie Clark & Lonesome Lovers/Between the Bedsheets & Turpentine/Self/Folk
Bill Frisell/All We Are Saying/SLG/Jazz*
Gangstagrass feat T.O.N.E.Z/Gangstagrass/Self/HipHop-Bluegrass
Gold Panda/Lucky Shiner/Self/Electronica
Honey Honey/Billy Jack/Lost Highway/Rock
David Jacobs-Strain/Live from the Left Coast/Self/Blues
Solomon King/Medicine/Self/Blues
Nikki Lane/Walk of Shame/Iamsound/Country
Jens Lekman/An Argument for Myself/Secretly Canadian/Rock
Lydia Loveless/Indestructible Machine/Bloodshot/Country
Lera Lynn/Have You Met Lera Lynn/Slow Records/Folk
Steve Gerard & the National Debonaires/Voodoo Workin’/Blue Edge Records/Blues
Bix Medard/Take a Deep Breath/Altair Musik/Electronica
Pajama Club/Pajama Club/Lester Records/Rock
Pink Floyd/ Dark Side of the Moon: Selections from Live 1974 Wembly Concert/Capital/Rock
Pistol Annies/Hell on Heels/Capital/Country
Primus/Green Naugahyde/ATO/Rock*
Sambadende/Ao Vivo/Self/Latin
Southern Culture on the Skids/Zombified/Monkey Dog Records/Rock
Umphrey’s McGee/Death by Sterio/ATO/Rock
Frank Wakefield/A Tribute to Bill Monroe/Patuxent Music/Bluegrass
Andrea Wolper/Parallel Lives/Jazzed Media/Jazz
Dan Zanes & Friends/Little Nut Tree/Festival Five Records/Children
Various/Note of Hope/429 Records/Folk/Rock
Various/Brownswood Bubblers Seven/Brownswood/RPM/Funk
Various/All My Friends are Here/NuNoise Records/Jazz-Rock
Various/Live on KDNK/KDNK/Rock*
BIG SURPRISE: Carrie Clark, Nikki Lane
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Lydia Loveless, Honey Honey

HALL OF FAME: David Jacobs-Strain, Southern Culture on the Skids,
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Putumayo Presents: African Odyssey
BEST REVISITED CD: Gary Clark Jr.- Bright Lights EP
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: John Doe- Keeper
AND DON'T FORGET: Rolling Stones- Exile on Main Street
COMING SOON: San Sebastian, David Lynch, Mocean Worker

September 2, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
A A Bondy/Believers/Fat Possum/Folk
Tori Amos/Night of Hunters/Deutsche Gramophone
Billy Burnette/Rock n Roll With It/Self/Rock
Kathryn Calder/Bright &Vivid/FUM/Rock
Cow Bop/Too Hick for the Room/Self/Country
Dang It Bobbys/Big Trouble/Self/Bluegrass
Elan/We Are/1Lion Records/Rock/Reggae
Emot/Make You Electric/Self/Rock
Melissa Ferrick/Still Right Here/Mpress Records/Rock
JJ Grey & Mofro/Brighter Days/Grey Music/Rock
The Gourds/Old Mad Joy/Vanguard/Rock
Harpeth Rising/Dead Man’s Hand/Grimm Rising/Folk
Holy Goats/Next Round/Copycat/Blues
Knitting by Twilight/Weathering/It’s Twilight Time/Rock/Classical
Marsalis & Clapton/Marsalis & Clapton Play the Blues Live at Lincoln Center/Blues/Jazz
Natural Vibrations/Got This Music/Go Aloha Music/Reggae
Nurses/Dracula/Dead Oceans/Rock
Red Hot Chili Peppers/I’m With You/Warner Brothers/Rock
Toddla T/Watch Me Dance/Ninja Tune/RPM/Funk
Toro y Moi/Freaking Out/Carpark/Rock
Twenty Three String Band/Catch 23/Self/Bluegrass/Folk
Whiteboy James & the Blues Express/Extreme Makeover/Rip Cat Records/Blues
BIG SURPRISE: Elan
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Billy Burnette

HALL OF FAME: JJ Grey & Mofro, Marsalis & Clapton, Billy Burnette
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Desi Arnaz & His Orchestra- Babalu; St. Vincent- Actor
BEST REVISITED CD: Ry Cooder- Pull Up Some Dust and Sit Down
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Mike Doughty- Yes and Also Yes
AND DON'T FORGET: Bitter: Sweet
COMING SOON: Belle X1, Melissa Etheridge

August 26, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Arcade Fire/The Suburbs/Self Rock
Beirut/The Riptide/Pompeii Records/Rock
Blitzen Trapper/American Goldwing/Sub Pop/Rock*
BoDeans/Indigo Dreams/Self/Rock
Ry Cooder/Pull Up Some Dust & Sit Down/Nonesuch/Rock/Folk*
D’Mar & Gill/Real Good Friends/Airtight/Blues
Kyle Eastwood/Songs From the Chateau/Candid Productions/Jazz
Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey/Race Riot Suite/Kinnara Records/Jazz
David Grisman Trio/David Grisman’s Folk Jazz/Acoustic Disc/Folk/Jazz*
David Grisman Quintet/25th Year Reunion Concert/Acoustic Disc/Folk/Jazz*
Alexis Harte/6 Spoons of Honey/Self/Rock
Joy Kills Sorrow/This Unknown Science/Signature Sounds/Bluegrass
Robert Earl Keen/Ready for Confetti/Lonesome Highway/Folk*
Rene Lopez/ELS/Nat Geo Music/Latin*
Nick Lowe/The Old Magic/Yep Rock/Rock
Stephen Malkmus & Jicks/Mirror Traffic/Matador/Rock
Milagres/Glowing Mouth/Secret Manual Music/Rock
Mogwai/Earth Division EP/Sub Pop/Rock
Tom Morello & the Night Watchman/World Wide Rebel Songs/New West/Rock
Pharis & Jason Romero/A Passing Glimpse/Lula Records/Folk
Claudio Roditi/Bons Amigos/Resonance/Jazz/
Trent Romens/Aware/New Folk Records/Blues
Ivan Rosenberg & the Foggy Hogtown Boys/Hogtown Sessions/Volo-O-Phone Records/Bluegrass
Connie Smith/Long Line of Heartaches/Sugar Hill/Country
Matthew Sweet/Modern Art/Missing Piece/Rock
Ernie Watts Quartet/Alive/Flying Dolphin Records/Jazz
Various/Listen to Me:Buddy Holly/Verve/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Trent Romens,
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Alexis Harte, Rene Lopez

HALL OF FAME: Ry Cooder, Joy Kills Sorrow, Rene Lopez
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Waylon Thibodeaux- Who’s Yo’ Cher Be’ Be’
BEST REVISITED CD: 10 Ft Ganja Plant- Shake Up the Place
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Sena Ehrhardt- Leave the Lights On
AND DON'T FORGET: Ernest Ranglin & Baaba Maal- In Search of the Lost Riddim
COMING SOON: Florence and the Machine, Warren Haynes, Tom Waits

August 19, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Afrobeta/Under the Streets/Kentsoundz/Electronica
Bassnectar/Divergent Spectrum/Amorphous Music/ Electronica
The Berrys/Fairmount Station/Self/Folk
Blind Pilot/We Are the Tide/Self/Rock
Blue Highway/Sounds of Home/Rounder/Bluegrass
Gary Clark Jr./The Bright Lights ep/Warner Brothers/Rock
Counting Crows/August and Everything After: Live at Town Hall/Self/Rock
Coyote Poets of the Universe/Pandora’s Box/Self/Rock
Peter Wolf Crier/Garden of Arms/Jagjaguwar/Rock
Crosby Nash/Don’t Dig Here/Bluecastle Records/Rock
Cymbals Eat Guitars/Lenses Alien/Self/Rock
Brigitte DeMeyer/Rose of Jericho/Self/Folk
Digital Dubs #1/Digital Dubs #1/ROIR/Reggae
Driftwood Fire/How to Untangle a Heartache/Self/Folk
Guadalupe Plata/Guadalupe Plata 2011/Self/Rock-Blues
J. Viewz/Rivers & Homes/Self/Electronica
Stephen Merritt/Obscurities/Merge/Rock
Moreland & Arbuckle/Just a Dream/Telarc/Blues
O Brother Where Art Thou expanded/Soundtrack/Folk
Patti Smith/Outside Society/Arista/Rock
Joss Stone/LP1/Stone’d Records/Funk Soul
10 Ft Ganja Plant/Shake Up the Place/ROIR/Reggae
Tinariwen/Tassili/Wedge/World*
Butch Walker & the Black Widows/The Spade/Dangerbird/Rock
Jonathan Wilson/Gentle Sprit/Bella Union/Folk
Johnny Winter/Roots/Megaforce Records/Blues
Various/Get Lost 4 remixed by Damien Lazarus/Crosstown/Electronica
Various/Bill Monroe Centennial Celebration: A Classic Bluegrass Tribute/Rounder/Bluegrass
BIG SURPRISE: Driftwood Fire
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Gary Clark Jr, Johnny Winters

HALL OF FAME: Blue Highway, Gary Clark Jr, Tinariwen
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Hugh Laurie- Let Them Talk; Grace Jones- Hurricane
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Slaid Cleaves- Live at the Horseshoe Lounge
AND DON'T FORGET: Bob Marley- Kaya
COMING SOON:
Lindsay Buckingham, Snow Patrol, Ryan Adams, Glen Campbell, Shelby Lynne

August 12, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Asa/Beautiful Imperfection/Naïve/Rock
Canon Blue/Rumspringa/Self/Electronica
Cabin Dogs/Midnight Trail/Crippled Hound Records/Folk
Irene Cara/Hot Caramel/Caramel Productions/Funk/Rock
Jose Conde/Jose Conde/Self/Latin
Mike Cottone/Just Remember/Self/Jazz
The Decemberists/iTunes Sessions Live/Self/Rock
Mike Doughty/Yes & Also Yes/Snack Bar/Rock
Jimmie Dale Gilmore & the Wronglers/Heirloom Music/Neanderthal/Country
Girls Guns & Glory/Sweet Nothings/Lonesome Day Records/Folk/Country
Hercules Love Affair/Blue Songs/Moshi Moshi Records/ Electronica
Donal Hinely/The Famous Rocket Cage/Atom Records/Folk
Mason Jennings/Minnesota/Stats and Brackets/Rock
Hugh Laurie/Let Them Talk/Warner Music/Blues
Amos Lee/ITunes Soho Performance/Blue Note/Rock/Folk
Eric Lindell/West Country Drifter/M.C.Records/Blues
Trombone Shorty/For True/Verve/Jazz
Jim Ward/Quiet in the Valley.On the Shores the End Begins/Tembloroso/Folk
Various/The Audio Refugee Compilation/Stronghold Sound/World/ Electronica
BIG SURPRISE: Girls Guns and Glory
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Asa, Hugh Laurie

HALL OF FAME: Girls Guns and Glory, Asa, Hugh Laurie, Trombone Shorty
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Mariachi El Bronx- Mariachi El Bronx; John Doe- Keeper
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Slaid Cleaves- Live at Horseshoe Lounge
AND DON'T FORGET: Bob Dylan- Blood on the Tracks
COMING SOON: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Jane’s Addiction, Feist

August 5, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
AM & Shawn Lee/Celestial Electric/ESL/Rock-Electronica*
Bottle Rockets/Not So Loud/Bloodshot/Folk
Catie Curtis/Stretch Limousine on Fire/Compass/Folk
Deep Blue Organ Trio/Wonderful/Origin/Jazz*
John Doe/Keeper/Yep Roc/Rock
Thomas Dolby/A Map of the Floating City/Lost Toy People/Rock
Travis Moonchild Haddix/Old Man in Love/CBS Records/Blues
Candye Kane/Sister Vagabond/Delta Groove/Blues
Little Dragon/Ritual Union/Peacefrog/Rock
Mariachi El Bronx/Mariachi El Bronx/ATO Records/Latin*
Ana Popovic/Unconditional/Eclectic Groove Records/Blues
Maria Taylor/Overlook/Saddle Creek/Rock
Yellow Ostrich/The Mistress/Barsuk/Rock
BIG SURPRISE: Little Dragon, John Doe        
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Mariachi El Bronx

HALL OF FAME: AM & Shawn Lee, Mariachi El Bronx
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): The Promised Land Soundtrack Album
BEST REVISITED CD: Imelda May, Ollabelle
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Gary Nicholson- Texas Songbook; Teddy Bears- Devil’s Music
AND DON'T FORGET: Solomon Burke- Nashville; Jackson Browne & David Lindley- Love Is Strange
COMING SOON: Moreland & Arbuckle, Tom Morello, Lindsay Buckingham

July 29, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Ancient Future/World Without Walls/Ancient Future Coalition/World
Joseph Arthur/The Graduation Ceremony/Self/Rock
Zee Avi/Ghostbird/Brushfire Records/Rock
Bandana Splits/Bandana Splits/Boy Scout Recordings/Rock
Slaid Cleaves/Live at the Horseshoe Lounge/Self/Folk
Guy Clark/Songs & Stories/Dualtone/Folk
Kris Delmhorst/Cars/Signature Sounds/Folk
The Henhouse Prowlers/Verses Chapters & Rhymes/Prowler Records/Bluegrass
The Jayhawks/Mockingbird Time/Rounder/Rock
Grace Jones/Hurricane/Pias America/Rock/Electronica
Arnold McCuller/Soon As I Get Paid/What’s Good Records/R&B
Keb Mo/The Reflection/Yolabelle/Blues
Mulebone/Bluesville Sessions/Uncle Eustis Music/Blues
Ximena Sarinana/XimenaSarinana/Warner Brothers/Latin
Kai Welch/Send it Down/Self/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Bandana Splits
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Arnold McCuller

HALL OF FAME: Keb Mo, Grace Jones, Guy Clark, Ancient Future
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Ollabelle- Blue Neon Bird
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Dustbowl Revival- Holy Ghost Station
AND DON'T FORGET: Chancha Via Circuito- Rio Arriba
COMING SOON: Indigo Girls, Maria Taylor, Robert Earl Keen, Ana Popovic, Candye Kane

July 22, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Jeff Bridges/Jeff Bridges/Anti/Folk
Richard Buckner/Our Blood/Merge/Rock
Bye Bye Blackbirds/Fixed Hearts/Rainbow Quartz International
Drive By Truckers/Ugly Buildings, Whores & Politicians/New West/Rock
Dustbowl Revival/Holy Ghost Station/Self/Folk
Ana Egge/Bad Blood/Ammal Records/Folk
Lake Street Dive/Lake Street Dive/Signature Sounds/Jazz/Folk
Imelda May/Mayhem/Decca/Rock/Blues
Brian Molnar & the Naked Hearts/Of the Fall/Avenue A Records/Folk
Ollabelle/Neon Blue Bird/Self/Folk 
Pollution Salute/Neon/Lost Tribe Sound/Rock
Portugal the Man/In the Mountain In the Cloud/Atlantic/Rock
Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band/Peyton on Patton/Side One Dummy/Blues
Rebecca Pidgeon/Slingshot/Toy Canteen Records/Rock
Leon Russell/Live in Japan/Capitol/Rock
Jake Schepps/An Evening in the Village: The Music of Bela Bartok/Self/Folk
Smoove + Turrell/Eccentric Audio/Jalapeno Records/Funk
They Might be Giants/Join Us/Rounder/Rock
Ursula 1000/Mondo Beyondo/ESL/Electronica
Various/Thunderball/12 Miles High Remixed/ESL/Electronica
Various/Nickodemus Presents Turntables on the Hudson Vol 8: Reflecting Cielo/ESL/Electronica
BIG SURPRISE: Jeff Bridges
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Jake Schepps, Lake Street Dive

HALL OF FAME: Imelda May, Lake Street Dive, Ollabelle, Nickodemus
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):
BEST REVISITED CD: Fruit Bats- Tripper
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Teddybears- Devil’s Music
AND DON'T FORGET: Carolina Chocolate Drops and Luminescent Orchestrii
COMING SOON: Tinariwen, Ry Cooder

July 15, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Peter Bradley Adams/Between Us/Self/Folk
Back Porch Mary/Life Is Now/Self/Folk
Brothers of Brazil/Brothers of Brazil/Side One Dummy/Rock
Fountains of Wayne/Sky Full of Holes/YepRoc/Rock
Fruit Bats/Tripper/Sub Pop/Rock
Pokey LaFarge & South City Three/Middle of Everywhere/Trade Root Music/Folk
Edwin McCain/Mercy Bound/429 Records/Rock
Piney Gir Roadshow/Jesus Wept/Greyday/Folk
Release the Sunbird/Come Back to Us/Brushfire Records/Rock
Dex Romweber Duo/Is That You in the Blue?/Bloodshot/Rock
Spring Creek/Hold On Me/Self/Bluegrass
Tower of Power/Live at the Fillmore Auditorium/Top Records/Funk-Soul-R&B
Woody Witt/Pots and Kettles/Blue Bamboo Music/Jazz
Mike Zito/Greyhound/EclectoGroove Records/Rock-Blue
BIG SURPRISE:
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Fruit Bats

HALL OF FAME: Spring Creek, Tower of Power
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Arctic Monkeys- Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not

BEST REVISITED CD: Hope Waits- Introducing Hope Waits
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: David Wax Museum- Everything Is Saved
AND DON'T FORGET: Bill Frisell & the 858 Quartet- Signs of Life

COMING SOON: Cymbal Eat Guitars, Stephen Bruton, Trombone Shorty

July 8, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
The Beekeepers/Apiculture/Jalapeno/Electronica
Terri Lyne Carrington/The Mosaic Project/Groove Jazz/Jazz
Kasey Chambers/Little Bird/Essence/Folk/Country
Ruby Dee & the Snakehandlers/Austin Texas/Dionysus/Country
Brian Eno & Rick Holland/Drums Between the Bells/Warp/Electronica
Eleanor Friedberger/Last Summer/Merge/Rock
Karmacoda/Eternal/Sola Musa Music/Electronica:
Matisyahu/Live at Stubbs I Vol II Deluxe/Fallen Sparks/Reggae*
Matt Nathanson/Modern Love/Vanguard/Rock
Gary Nicholson/Texas Songbook/Bismeaux Records/Country
Pimps of Joytime/Janxta Funk!/Wonderwheel/ Funk*
REM/Life’s Rich Pageant: 25th Anniversary Edition/Capitol/Rock
Nell Robinson/On the Brooklyn Road/Red Level Records/Folk
Elspeth Savani/Flights of Mind, Pensamientos En Vuelo/Self/Latin/Jazz
Sole and the Skyrider Band/Hello Cruel World/Fake Four Inc/HipHop
Jesse Sykes & Sweet Hereafter/Marble Son/Self/Rock
Tempers/Strum & Drag/Blue Jordan Records/Folk/Country
Hope Waits/Introducing Hope Waits/Spann Records/Blue*
Yarn/Leftovers Vol. 1/Ardsley /Folk
Various/Brownswood Electr*c/Brownswood/Electronic
BIG SURPRISE: Tempers
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Nell Robinson, Hope Waits

HALL OF FAME: Kasey Chambers, Matisyahu, Pimps of Joytime
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):

BEST REVISITED CD: John Hiatt- Dirty Jeans and Mudslide Hymns
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Tori Sparks- Until Morning  
AND DON'T FORGET: Bo-Keys- Got to Get Back

COMING SOON: Beirut, Gringo Starr

July 1, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Battlefield Band/Line-Up/Temple Records/Celtic
Billy Cardine/Yours to Find/Self/Folk
Ruby Dee & the Snakehandlers/Austin Texas/Dionysus/Country
Fiora/Blue Muse/Self/Electronica
Funk Ark/From the Rooftops/ESL/World
John Hiatt/Dirty Jeans & Mudslide Hymns/New West/Rock
Amy LaVere/Stranger Me/Archer Records/Folk
Mighty Mojo Prophets/Mighty Mojo Prophets/Rip Cat Records/Blues
Real Tuesday Weld/The Last Werewolf: a Soundtrack/Six Degrees/Rock
David Starfire/Bollywood Bass Remixes Vol. 2/Six Degrees/Electronica
Teddy Bears/Devil’s Music/Atlantic/Rock-HipHop
George Thorogood & the Destroyers/2120 South Michigan Avenue/Capitol/Rock
Ursa Minor/Showface/Self/Rock
Vieo Abiungo/And the World is Still Yawning/Lost Tree Sound/Electronica-Classical*
William Elliott Whitmore/Field Songs/Anti/Folk
BIG SURPRISE: Teddy Bears
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Vieo Abiungo

HALL OF FAME: John Hiatt, Amy LaVere, Vieo Abiungo
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):

BEST REVISITED CD: Grayson Capps- The Lost Cause Minstrels
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: David Wax Museum- Everything Is Saved; Handsome Furs- Sound Kapital

AND DON'T FORGET: Ocote Soul Sounds- Taurus
COMING SOON: Blitzentrapper, REM, John Doe

June 24, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Amina Alaoui/Arco Iris/ECM/World*
Bo-Keys/Got to Get Back/Eliminator Music/Blues-Rock*
David Bromberg/Use Me/Appleseed Records/Blues*
Cindy Bradley/Unscripted/Trippin ‘n’ Rhythm Music/Jazz
Steve Cropper/Dedicated/SLG/Funk-Blues
Jolie Holland & the Grand Chandeliers/Pint of Blood/Anti/Folk
Justin Roth/Now You Know/Self/Folk
Steel Wheels/Live at Goose Creek/Goose Crreek/Folk
Dave Stewart/Blackbird Diaries/Razor & Tie/Rock
Thievery Corporation/Culture of Fear/ESL/Electronica*
Gillian Welch/The Harro & the Harvest/Acony Records/Folk*
Various/Red Hot+Rio 2/Red Hot Organization/Latin*
BIG SURPRISE: Steve Cropper
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Justin Roth, Steel Wheels, Amina Alaoui

HALL OF FAME: Bo-Keys, David Bromberg, Steve Cropper, Thievery, Gillian Welch, Amina Alaoui, Red Hot & Rio
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):

BEST REVISITED CD: Flogging Molly- Speed of Darkness, Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi- Rome
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: King Creosote & Jon Hopkins- Diamond Mine

AND DON'T FORGET: Steve Earle- Jerusalem
COMING SOON: Mulebone, Tinariwen

June 17, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Dave Alvin/Eleven Eleven/Yep Roc/Rock*
Bill Bourne & the Free Radio Band/Bluesland/Self/Blues
Blind Willies/Needle, Feather & a Rope/Diggory Records/Rock
Cody Canada & the Departed/This Is Indian Land/Underground Sound/Rock-Folk
Grayson Capps/The Lost Cause Minstrels/Royal Potato Family/Rock-Folk*
Bootsy Collins/The Funk Capital of the World/Mascott Music/Funk
Da Cruz/Sistema Subversiva/Six Degrees/Latin-Electronica*
Robert Ellis/Photographs/New West/Folk
Jessica Fichot/Le Secret EP/Self/World
Michael Franks/Time Forgotten/Shanachie/Jazz
Gomez/Whatever’s on Your Mind/ATO/Rock
Handsome Furs/Sound Kapital/Sub Pop/Electronica
Homeless Balloon/Ancient City/24 Chillout Music/Electronica
Bon Iver/Bon Iver/Jajaguwar/Rock*
Pat Matheny/What’s It All About/Nonesuch/Jazz
Ocote Soul Sounds/Taurus/ESL Music/Latin-Electronica*
Brad Shepik Quartet/Across the Way/Songlines/Jazz
David Wax Museum/Everything Is Saved/Great North Sound Society/Folk
When Saints Go Machine/Konkylie/!K7/Electronica
Neil Young/International Harvester/Reprise/Rock-Country
BIG SURPRISE: Cody Canada & the Departed
BIGGEST SURPRISE: David Wax Museum, Homeless Balloon

HALL OF FAME: Ocote Soul Sounds, Bon Iver, Grayson Capps
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing):

BEST REVISITED CD: Various Artists- Rave On Buddy Holly
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Hey Mavis- Red Wine; Junior Boys- It’s All True

AND DON'T FORGET: Christian McBride- Live at Tonic
COMING SOON: Thievery Corporation, Kate Bush, The Real Tuesday Weld

June 10, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Arctic Monkeys/Suck It & See/Domino/Rock
Bobby/Bobby/Partisan/Rock
City & Colour/Little Hell/Vagrant/Rock
Corea, Clarke & White/Forever/Forever Limited/Jazz
Dawes/Nothing Is Wrong/ATO/Rock
Death Cab for Cutie/Codes & Keys/Atlantic/Rock
Gabe Dixon/One Spark/Concord/Rock
Gregory Douglass/Lucid/Emotorecords/Rock
Joe Ely/Satisfied at Last/Rock ‘Em Records/Rock
Marianne Faithfull/Horses & High Heels/Naïve Records/Rock
Ruthie Foster/Live at Antones/Self/Rock
Fran-Zick/Feed Them With Music/Self/Rock
Stefon Harris, David Sanchez, Christian Scott/Ninety Miles/Concord/Jazz
Heavy Tin/Space Cats/Concinnity Records/Jazz
Eilen Jewell/Queen of the Minor Key/Signature Sounds/Rock*
Sean Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80/From Africa with Fury: Rise/Knitting Factory
Jim Lauderdale/Reason & Rhyme/Sugar Hill/Bluegrass
Cheikh Lo/Jamm/World Circuit-Nonesuch/World*
Rod Piazza & Mighty Flyers/Almighty Dollar/Delta Groove/Blues
Lipbone Redding/Unbroken/Citizen One Music/Rock
STS9/When the Dust Settles EP/1320 Records/Electronica
Tedeschi Trucks Band/Revelator/Sony/Rock-Blues
Twilite Broadcasters/The Trail of Time/Self/Folk
Natalie Walker/Spark/Dorado Music/Electronica
Wilders/The Wilders/Trade Root Music Group/Bluegrass
Various/David Lynch Foundation: Music that Changes the World Vol. 1/DLF/Rock/Electronica-World
BIG SURPRISE: Twilite Broadcasters,
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Bobby, Gabe Dixon

HALL OF FAME: Ruthie Foster, Eilen Jewell, Cheikh Lo
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Arabian Travels 2 from Six Degrees

BEST REVISITED CD: The Trishas- They Call Us the Trishas; Farewell Drifters- Echo Boom
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Motopony- Motopony

AND DON'T FORGET: Toubab Krewe- TK2
COMING SOON: John Hiatt, Kasey Chambers

June 3, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Cody Beebe & the Crooks/Friends of the Old Mill/Self/Rock
Bellboys/I’ll Be Here All Night/Self/Folk
Mike Bloom/King of Circles/Self/Rock
Paul Brady/Hooba Dooba/Abirgreen Ltd/Rock
Barnaby Bright/Gravity/Self/Folk
Gary Burton Quartet/Common Ground/Mack Avenue/Jazz
Deleon/Casata/JDub/World
Liam Finn/Fomo/YepRoc/Rock
Flogging Molly/Speed of Darkness/Borstal Beat Records/Rock-Celtic
Rory Gallagher/Notes from San Francisco/Strange Music/Blues
Ben Harper/Give Till It’s Gone/Self/Rock
Hey Mavis/Red Wine/Stellada Music/Folk
Dan Hubbard & the Humadors/The Love Show/Self/Rock
Freddie Hubbard/Pinnacle/Resonance Records/Jazz
Junior Boys/It’s All True/Domino/Electronica-Rock
Guthrie Kennard/Unmade Beds/New Tex Records/Country
Branford Marsalis & Joey Calderazzo/Songs of Mirth & Melancholy/Marsalis Music/Jazz
Youssou Ndour/Dakar-Kingston/Universal/World
Old 97s/The Grand Theatre Vol 2/New West/Rock
Madeleine Peyroux/Standing on the Rooftop/Decca Records/Rock
Roy Roberts/Strange Love/Ocean Beach Records/Blues
Soul of John Black/Good Thang/Yellow Dog/Funk-Soul-R&B
JD Souther/Natural History/Entertainment One/Rock
Vampire Weekend/The iTunes Sessions/XL Recordings/Rock
Vetiver/The Errant Charm/SubPop/Folk
Victor Wainwright & the Wildroots/Lit Up!/Wildroot Records/Blues
Various Artist/Daptone Singles/Daptone Records/Funk-Soul-R&B
BIG SURPRISE: Cody Beebe & the Crooks
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Junior Boys

HALL OF FAME: Soul of John Black, JD Souther, Youssou N’dour, Daptone Singles
HALL OF SHAME (latest CD turned up missing): Cheb i Sabbah- Maha Maya

BEST REVISITED CD: Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi- Rome; Shawn Pittman- Edge of the World
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Five Points Band- Family; Cass McCombs- Wit’s End

AND DON'T FORGET: Ben Sollee- Inclusions; Stevie Ray Vaughan- Floodin’ Down in Texas
COMING SOON: Amy LaVere, Cheikh Lo, Thievery Corporation

May 27, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Bedouin Soundclash/Light the Horizon/Pirates Blend Records/Reggae-World
Black Lips/Arabia Mountain/Vice Music/Rock
King Creosote & Jon Hopkins/Diamond Mine/Domino/Folk-Electronica
Eliane Elias/Light My Fire/Concord/Jazz-Latin*
Hiromi/Voice/Telarc/Jazz
Coty Hogue/To the West/Cello Room/Folk
Garland Jeffreys/King of In-Between/Luna/Rock
Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue/Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue/Alligator/Blues
Jessica Long/Painted/Self/Rock
Ray Manzarek & Roy Rogers/Translucent Blues/Savoy Music/Rock-Blues*
Ziggy Marley/Wild and Free/Tuff Gong/Reggae
My Morning Jacket/Circuital/ATO/Rock
John Reischman & Jaybirds/Corvus Records/Bluegrass
Sebadoh/Bake Sale/Sub Pop/ Rock
Stevie J/The Diversity Project/Chell Enterprises/Funk-R&B
Wooden Birds/Two Matchsticks/Barsuk/Rock
Amon Tobin/Isam/Ninja Tune/Electronica
Various/Rave On Buddy Holly/MPL Communications/Rock*
BIG SURPRISE: Wooden Birds
BIGGEST SURPRISE: King Creosote & Jon Hopkins

HALL OF FAME: Ray Manzarek & Roy Rogers, King Creosote & Jon Hopkins
HALL OF SHAME (latest cd turned up missing): Various- Island Records Reggae compilation Vol 5 1972-1995: Reggae Roots. !!!!!This is a real loss to the library. Please bring it back!!!!!

BEST REVISITED CD: Levon Helm-Ramble at the Ryman; Bela & Flecktones-Rocket Science
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Black Swans- Don’t Blame the Stars;

AND DON'T FORGET: Moody Blues- Tuesday Afternoon
COMING SOON: Imelda May, Eilen Jewell, Joe Ely

May 20, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Bombino/Agadez/Cumbancha/World *
Greg Brown/Freak Flag/Yep Roc/Folk
Carrie Elkin/Call It My Garden/Red House
Mary Fahl/From the Dark Side of the Moon/Self/Rock
Bela Fleck & Flecktones/Rocket Science/Self/Folk-Bluegrass
Sergent Garcia/Una y Otra Vez/Cumbancha/Latin-Reggae
Greencards/Brick Album/Darling Street/Bluegrass
Levon Helm/Ramble at the Ryman/Dirt Farmer Music/Rock
Hey Rosetta/Seeds/HR Music/Rock
Imaginary Cities/Temporary Resident/Hidden Pony/Rock
Matt the Electrician/Accidental Thief/Self/Folk
Gaby Moreno/Illustrated Songs/Paisley Records/Latin-Rock
Motopony/Motopony/Tiny Ogre/Rock
Queens of the Stone Age/Queens of the Stone Age/Rekords Records/Rock
Beth Quist/New Moon/Self/World-NAC
Kiki Sanchez/Two Worlds/Self/Jazz
Wadada Leo Smith’s Organic/Heart’s Reflections/Cuneiform/Jazz
Sophistafunk/Twenty Eleven/Self/Funk
Sweetback Sisters/Looking for a Fight/Self/Country
Chip Taylor/Rock n Roll Joe: A Tribute to the Unsung Heroes of Rock/Train Wreck Records/Folk
Tea Leaf Green/Radio Tragedy/Self/Rock
They Might Be Giants/Join Us EP/Idlewild/Rock
Vieux Farka Toure/Secret/Six Degrees/World*
BIG SURPRISE:  Hey Rosetta, Sergent Garcia, Chip Taylor
BIGGEST SURPRISE: Mary Fahl, Sophistafunk,

HALL OF FAME:  Vieux Farka Toure, Bombino, Sweetback Sisters
HALL OF SHAME (latest cd turned up missing): Gorillaz- Plastic Beach; Band of Heathens- Live at Momo’s; Chancha Via Circuito- Rio Arriba

BEST REVISITED CD: Shawn Pittman- Edge of the World; Man Man- Life Fantastic; Bill Frisell & 858 Quartet- Sign of Life; Xavier Rudd- Koonyum Sun; Hazmat Modine- Cicadas.
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Loga Ramin Torkian- Mehraab; Chancha Via Circuito- Rio Arriba

AND DON'T FORGET:  Tradi-Mods vs Rockers: Alternative Takes on Congotronics
COMING SOON: Imelda May, Eilen Jewell, Bedouin Soundclash. 

May 13, 2011
Name/Album/ Label/ KDNK Library Genre   
* = added to DAD
Beastie Boys/Hot Sauce Committee Part 2/Capitol/HipHop
Elvin Bishop/Raisin’ Hell Revue/Delta Groove/Blues
Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi/Rome EP/Capitol/Rock
Farewell Drifters/Echo Boom/Self/Bluegrass
Michael Grimm/Michael Grimm/Sony BMG/Rock
Warren Haynes/Man in Motion/Self/Blues
Jolly Boys feat. Albert Minott/Great Expectation/Shamrock Solutions/World
Manchester Orchestra/Simple Math/Sony BMG/Rock
Moby/Destroyed/Little Idiot/Electronica-Rock
Randy Newman/Randy Newman Songbook Vol 2/Nonesuch/Folk
David Olney/Film Noir/Deadbeat Records/Folk-Blues
Shawn Pittman/Edge of the World/Delta Groove/Blues
Raphael Saadiq/Stone Rollin’/Sony BMG/Soul-R&B
Chris Thile & Michael Daves/Sleep with One Eye Open/Nonesuch/Bluegrass
The Trishas/They Call Us the Trishas/Self/Folk
Wombats/This Modern Glitch/Warner Brothers/Rock
Various Artists/Fania: 1963-1980 Sound of Latin New York/Strut/Latin
Various Artists/Nigeria 70: Sweet Life, Afrofunk, Highlife and Juju Music/Strut/World
BIG SURPRISE: Michael Grimm
BIGGEST SURPRISE: The Trishas
HALL OF FAME:  Nigeria 70, Raphael Saadiq,
HALL OF SHAME (latest cd turned up missing): Marc Cohn- Listening Booth 1970
BEST REVISITED CD: Hazmat Modine- Cicada; Blackie & Rodeo Kings- Dramatico
BEST OVERLOOKED CD: Yael Naim- She Was a Boy
AND DON'T FORGET: Emmylou Harris- Hard Bargain.
COMING SOON: Madeleine Peyroux, The Buddy Holly Project, Bon Iver.




 

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