Monthly Archives: April 2016

Hilltop Radio No.60

Forecast: Suffering Jukebox

The jukebox is tocked with a variety of songs, old and new, various styles and I guess there is some suffering involved in these recordings, but they end up feeling pretty good.

Silver Jews – Suffering Jukebox
Alexander “Skip” Spencer – All Come To Meet Her
Link Wray – Ice People
Tobin Sprout – It’s Just The Way
Evan Dando – Frying Pan
Elvis Costello – Point Of No Return
Golden Smog – Glad And Sorry
Drive-By Truckers – Everybody Needs Love
Dan Baird & Homemade Sin – Thin Disguise
Phosphorescent & Jenny Lewis & Friends – Sugaree
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats – I Need Never Get Old
King Khan – Never Hold On
Har Mar Superstar – Don’t Make Me Hit You
Comet Gain – Raspberries
Pete Astor – The Getting There
Dead Cowboys – Sad Smile
Sparklehorse – Sea Of Teeth
Britta Phillips – One Fine Summer Morning
Neko Case – Danny’s Song
Sandy Harless – I Knew Her Well
Mazzy Star – Down From The Bridge
Dion – Make The Woman Love Me
Isobel Campbell & Mark Lanegan – Time Of The Season
Tindersticks – Here

Remember: always be buying music!

Hilltop Radio No.59

Forecast: When the Doves Cry.

The forecast is probably a little too on the nose, but it is pretty self-explanatory.

Prince – Starfish and Coffee
SinĂ©ad O’Connor – Nothing Compares 2 U
The Bangles – Manic Monday
Prince – Little Red Corvette
Cyndi Lauper – When You Were Mine
Sigue Sigue Sputnik – I Could Never Take The Place Of Your Man
The Jesus and Mary Chain – Alphabet Street
Art of Noise featuring Tom Jones – Kiss
Prince – 1999
Patti Smith – When Doves Cry
Martika – Love… Thy Will Be Done
Prince – Peach
Hindu Love Gods – Raspberry Beret
Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne, Steve Winwood, Dhani Harrison & Prince – While My Guitar Gently Sleeps
Prince – The Cross

Remember: even families and estates deserves royalties.

Hilltop Radio No.58

Forecast: That’s The Way It Is (Was)

Another expedition into the sixties crates, hopefully side stepping the more obvious choices.

The JuJus – In The Park
Sounds Unlimited – A Girl As Sweet As You
Tandyn Almer – About Where Love Is
Superfine Dandelion – What’s The Hurry?
Rising Storm – Message To Pretty
Nick Garrie – Close Your Eyes
The Del-Vetts – That’s The Way It Is
Moving Sidewalks – No Good To Cry
The Ones You Haven’t Seen My Love
The Mynah Birds – It’s My Time
Sandy Posey – I Take It Back
Shelly Fabares – See Ya ‘Round On The Rebound
The Kinks – I’ll Remember
The Millennium – To Claqudia On Thursday
Giles, Giles & Fripp – Thursday Morning
Colin Blunstone – Caroline Goodbye
Bob Lind – Elusive Butterfly
Ann Margret – You Turned My Head Around
12’ 6″ – Elisabeth
The Third Power – Passed By
Nirvana – The Touchables Theme (All Of Us)
The Action – Brain
Terry Reid & Peter Jay’s Jaywalkers – This Time
The Golden Dawn – My Time
The Monkees – I Wanna Be Free (Fast Version)
The Box Tops – Deep In Kentucky
Sagittarius – Another Time
Bee Gees – I Laugh In Your Face
Malcolm Rabbitt – Why Won’t The Sun Shine On Me?
The Pretty Things – The Sun
Brooklyn Bridge – Your Kite, My Kite
Strawberry Alarm Clock – Sea Shell

Remember: There’s still plenty of vintage music worth buying!

Hilltop Radio No.57

Forecast: A Salty Salute.

I started the mix trying to fix on a particular time period, but when I started to think how a particular song from a different time period would fit in, well, I loosened up. After all what’s a decade or two, give or take?

Robert Gordon – Beside You
Johnny & the G-Rays – Every Twist Reminds
The Glands – Work It Out
Titus Andronicus – Fired Up
Royal Headache – High
Love As Laughter – Dirty Livers
Parquet Courts – Berlin Got Blurry
Guided By Voices – A Salty Salute
Purling Hiss – Mary Bumble Bee
Dinosaur Jr. – The Backyard
Preston School Of Industry – Falling Away
Bill Fox – Electrocution
Woods – Impossible Sky
Dump – Slow Down
Car Seat Headrest – Something Soon
Archers Of Loaf – Web In Front
Let’s Wrestle – I Won’t Lie To You
Of Might And Main – Back To The Start
East Village – When I Wake Tomorrow
Thelonious Monster – Thelonious Monster
Brakes – Set A Course
Camper Van Beethoven – We Saw Jerry’s Daughter
Vic Godard & the Subway Sect – Johnny Thunders
Bevis Frond – I’ve Been Waiting For You
Tobin Sprout – Cryptic Shapes

Remember, there are plenty of decades to be buying music from.