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BUTR – Covers 5 (Podcast #48)
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1. Nada Surf – Enjoy The Silience (Depeche Mode)
2. Shiny Toy Guns – Major Tom (Coming Home) (Peter Schilling)
3. Will Ferrell – Afternoon Delight (Starland Vocal Band)
4. Grace Potter and The Nocturnals – White Rabbit (Jefferson Airplane)
5. Seven Mary Three – That’s How Strong My Love Is (Otis Redding)
6. Cat Power – I’ve Been Loving You Too Long (Otis Redding)
7. Audra Mae – Little Sparrow (Dolly Parton)
8. Metric – Don’t Think Twice It’s All Right (Bob Dylan)
9. The White Stripes – Black Jack Davey (Bob Dylan)
10. Adele – Many Shades Of Black (The Raconteurs)
11. Jeff Beck – I Put A Spell On You (feat. Joss Stone) (Screamin’ Jay Hawkins)
12. Seal – It’s A Man’s Man’s Man’s World (James Brown)
13. Blue Man Group – I Feel Love (feat. Venus Hum) (Donna Summer)
14. Five Finger Death Punch – Bad Company (Bad Company
15. Matthew Sweet and Susanna Hoffs – You’re So Vain (Carly Simon)
16. Nicole Atkins – The Crystal Ship (The Doors)
17. Prince – One Of Us (Joan Osborne)
18. Lissie – Nothing Else Matters (Metallica)
19. Lissie – Bad Romance (Lady Gaga)
20. Lissie – Wedding Bells (Hank Williams Jr.)
21. t.A.T.u. – How Soon Is Now (The Smiths)
22. Flaming Lips – Can’t Get You Out Of My Head (Kylie Minogue)
23. The Kooks – Kids (MGMT)
24. Travis – Hit Me Baby One More Time (Britney Spears)
25. Flunk – Blue Monday (New Order)
26. Starsailor – The Way Young Lovers Do (Van Morrison)
27. Bat For Lashes – Use Somebody (Kings of Leon)
28. Florence and the Machine – You’ve Got The Love (The Source ft. Candi Staton)
29. Never Say Never – It Ain’t Me Babe (Bob Dylan)
30. Brian Wiltsey – Head Over Heels (Tears For Fears)
31. Sarah Darling – With Or Without You (U2)
32. Tori Amos – Enjoy The Silence (Depeche Mode)


Podcast #35



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Jack White & Alicia Keyes – Another Way To Die
Danny Elfman – The Little Things
Nickel Eye – This Is The End / Brandy Of The Damned
Everest – Rebels In The Roses
Starsailor – Tell Me It’s Not Over / Stars and Stripes / Safe At Home
Rusty Truck – Cold Ground
The Guggenheim Grotto – Fee Da Da Dee / Told You So
Tina Dico – No Time To Sleep
Pet Shop Boys – Love Etc.
The Veils – Killed By The Boom
Laura Marling – Ghosts
Handsome Furs – I’m Confused / Evangeline
Beast – Mr. Hurricane
Metric – Help I’m Alive / Blindness
Neko Case – People Got A Lotta Nerve
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Zero
Keith Urban – ‘Til Summer Comes Around
Rascal Flatts – Summer Nights
Chris Isaak – Summer Holiday / We Let Her Down
Manchester Orchestra – Shake It Out / Tony The Tiger
Eagle Seagull – I’m Sorry, But I’m Begining To Hate Your Face
Peter Bjorn and John – It Don’t Move Me / Living Thing
Fanfarlo – I’m A Pilot
King Of Prussia – Misadventures Of The Campaign Kids
Jacob Golden – Out Come The Wolves
Gavin DeGraw – She Holds A Key / We Belong Together / Glass
MGMT – Of Moons, Birds & Monsters (Holy Ghost Remix)


BUTR’s Top 20 Albums of 2008

1. Razorlight – Slipway Fires
2. Rob Dickinson – Fresh Wine for the Horses (plus re-recorded Catherine Wheel songs)
3. Kings of Leon – Only By The Night
4. Ours – Mercy (Dancing for the Death of an Imaginary Enemy)
5. MGMT – Oracular Spectacular
6. Hockey – Mind Chaos
7. Your Vegas – A Town and Two Cities
8. Ryan Adams And The Cardinals – Cardinology
9. Cat Power – Jukebox
10. Seal – Soul
11. Coldplay – Viva la Vida or Death and All His Friends
12. Vampire Weekend – Vampire Weekend
13. The Raconteurs – Consolers of the Lonely
14. Duffy – Rockferry
15. Girl Talk – Feed The Animals
16. Ray LaMontagne – Gossip in the Grain
17. TV on the Radio – Dear Science
18. AC/DC – Black Ice
19. Pink – Funhouse
20. The Veronicas – Hook Me Up

All of these records were released in the U.S. during 2008 except for Razorlights’s Slipway Fires which was released only in the UK on Nov. 3, 2008, but you can get it as an import on Amazon or at an indie record shop. I hope they release it in the U.S. soon and are planning a tour!

So what records did I leave off this list that you think should be on there?  My Morning Jacket, Fleet Foxes, The Killers, etc.  Post your suggestions.  Would love to know which records rocked your world in 2008!

Also, don’t forget to send in new music via the Soundcloud DropBox, it’s a link at the top of this blog.



Podcast #30



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Coup – My Favorite Mutiny (with Black Thought and Talib Kweli)
Never Ending White Lights – Ran Away To Tell The World
Rob Dickinson – End of the World
Ours – Ran Away To Tell The World
Jimmy Stewart – Ange of the Night (Radio Edit)
BIGBANG – Long Distance Man
Wilco – You Are My Face
The Branded Sons – Goodbye Girls
The Raconteurs – Many Shades of Black
The Pack A.D. – All Damn Day Long
MGMT – Kids (not Weekend Wars) I played in the podcast
Coconut Records – West Coast
Eric Hutchinson – Ok, It’s Alright With Me
Griffin House – Flying Upside Down
Big & Rich – Eternity (feat. John Legend)
RyanDan – Like the Sun
Coldplay – Viva la Vida
Windy City Gentleman – Time Flies
The Wreckers – Cigarettes
Little Big Town – Fine Line
Buddahead – Rescue Me
Guillemots – Get Over It
Mystery Jets – Flakes
Kellie Pickler – I Wonder
Billy Currington – Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right
Robyn – Handle Me
Sons of William – Independence Day
Sarah Borges and the Broken Singles – Lonely Town of Love
Elbow – Grounds For Divorce
Brad Paisley – Whiskey Lullaby (feat. Alison Krauss)