Critic’s Choice May 13, 2018

This week’s Critic’s Choice playlist brought to you from Chicago!


playlist goes by artist-song title-lp title-year


1st hour

1)ike reilly-to die in her arms-crooked love-2018

2)karen dalton-are you leaving for the country-in my own time-1971

3)old crow medicine show-homecoming party-volunteer-2018

4)belly-starry eyed-dove-2018

5)nrbq-boys in the city-scraps-1972

6)j mascis-anticipation-martin & me-1996

7)frankie cosmos-the end-vessel-2018

8)the beach boys-you still believe in me-pet sounds-1966

9)trampled by turtles-life is good-life is good on the open road-2018

10)james taylor-nobody but you-one man dog-1972

11)jessie baylin-same old tune-strawberry wind-2018

12)gregory darling-element of surprise-madly-2018

13)charley crockett-how long will i last-lonesome as a shadow-2018

14)don gallardo-a boat named harmony-still here-2018


16)sam lewis-accidental harmony-loversity-2018


2nd hour

1)they might be giants-mccafferty’s bib-i like fun-2018

2)dusty springfield-i don’t want to-dusty in memphis-1969

3)strung out-duke of sorrow-black out the sky-2018

4)kelly willis-afternoon’s gone blind-back being blue-2018

5)ramones-danny says-end of the century-1980

6)cake-ruby sees all-motorcade of generosity-1994

7)goodnight moonshine-settle down-i’m the only one-2018

8)big star-o dana-third-1975

9)alex c larson-bottle rocket fight-need to get there-2018

10)joshua hedley-let them talk-mr. jukebox-2018

11)samantha fish-american dream-belle of the west-2017

12)frank sinatra-isle of capri-come fly with me-1958
13)the orange peels-camera 2-trspassing-2018

14)national reserve-standing on the corner-motel la grange-2018

15)la luz-walking into the sun-floating features-2018


3rd hour

1)willie nelson-ready to roar-last man standing-2018

2)jazzmeia horn-up above my head-a social call-2017

3)parker millsap-let a little light in-other arrangements-2018

4)wild child-back & forth-expectations-2018

5)rhett miller-things that disappear-the instigator-2002

6)rem-talk about the passion-murmur-1983

7)ruby velle-broken woman-state of all things-2018

8)guided by voices-chasing heather crazy-isolation drills-2001

9)juliana hatfield-i see you-hey babe-1992

10)distractor-not the same-this time i got it-2018

11)lake street dive-baby don’t leave me-free yourself up-2018

12)drive by truckers-feb 14-a blessing & a curse-2006

13)middle kids-don’t be hiding-lost friends-2018

14)the church-too fast for you-1982