Month: November 2017

28 November 2017 playlist

May Erlewine Wild from Mother Lion (2017 May Erlewine)

http://www.mayerlewine.com

Caroline Spence I can’t complain from Spades and Roses (2017 Caroline Spence)

http://www.carolinespencemusic.com

Blue Rose Code Over the fields (for John) from The Water of Leith (2017 Navigator Records)

http://www.bluerosecode.com

Findlay Napier Marchtown from Glasgow (2017 Cheerygroove Records)

http://www.findlaynapier.com

Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards The Low Hum from California Calling (2017 Compass Records)

http://www.thisislauracortese.com

Edgelarks Landlocked from Edgelarks (2017 Dragonfly Roots)

http://www.edgelarks.co.uk

Megan Henwood Freshwater from River (2017 Dharma Records)

http://www.meganhenwood.com

Peter Knight’s Gigspanner Penny the hero from The Wife of Urban Law (2017 Gigspanner)

http://www.gigspanner.com

Kirsty Merryn (featuring Steve Knightley) Forfarshire from She and I (2017 Kirsty Merryn)

http://www.kirstymerryn.com

Courtney Marie Andrews Woman of many colours from On my page (2017 re-release Loose Music, originally released 2013)

http://www.courtneymarieandrews.com

The Little Unsaid Wreck and reset from Imagined Hymns and chaingang mantras (2017 Carbon Moon Records)

http://www.thelittleunsaid.com

The Novel Ideas I was not around from The Novel Ideas (2017 The Novel Ideas)

http://www.thenovelideas.com

James Edwyn and the Borrowed Band Pushing Statues from High Fences (2017 Dead Collective Records)

http://www.jamesedwynandtheborrowedband.bigkartel.com

The Barr Brothers Queen of the breakers from Queens of the breakers (2017 Secret City Records)

http://www.thebarrbrothers.com

Ryan Driver (featuring The Weather Station) It must be dark tonight from Careless Thoughts (2017 Tin Angel Records)

http://www.ryandriver.com

The Weather Station Kept it all to myself from The Weather Station (2017 Paradise of Bachelors)

http://www.theweatherstation.net

Daisy Chapman I used to own an empire from Good Luck Songs (2017 Songs and Whispers)

http://www.daisychapman.com

Billy Bragg Full English Brexit from Bridges not walls EP (2017 Cooking Vinyl Records)

http://www.billybragg.co.uk

Ange Hardy What May You Do for the JAM from Bring Back Home (2017 Story Records)

http://www.angehardy.com

Jeremy Tuplin Astronaut from I dreamt I was an astronaut (2017 Folkwit Records)

http://www.jeremytuplin.com

Fran Wyburn Foolish sea single (2017 Fran Wyburn)

http://www.franwyburn.com

Paul McClure and the Local Heroes Baby that’s you digital download single profits going to charity EMICS (East Midlands Immediate Care Scheme)

http://www.paulmccluremusic.com

Humbird Kansas City MO from Where Else EP (2017 Humbird)

http://www.humbirdmusic.com

Birds of Chicago Farewell tender hearts from American Flowers (2017 Signature Sounds)

http://www.birdsofchicago.com

14 November 2017 playlist

David Hosking Autumn ears from Sleeper (2003 David Hosking)

http://www.davidhosking.com

Roddy Woomble Floating on a river from The Deluder (2017 A Modern Way)

http://www.roddywoomble.com

Faeland All my swim from the single We’re just a love song (2017 Faeland)

http://www.faeland.co.uk

The Bara Bara Band Wandle from The Seeds Inside (2017 Singaround)

http://www.thebarabaraband.com

Molly Parden Weather from With Me In The Summer EP (2017 Molly Parden)

http://www.mollyparden.com

Adam Holmes and the Embers Strange Weather from Midnight Milk (2017 Gogar Records)

http://www.adamholmesandtheembers.com

Cat Meat You are the weather I fear from Trembles tongues make magpie bait (2017 Cat Meat)

http://www.catmeat.bandcamp.com

Terra Lightfoot Norma Gale from New Mistakes (2017 Sonic Unyon)

http://www.terralightfoot.com

The Weather Station You and I (on the other side of the world) from The Weather Station (2017 Paradise of Bachelors)

http://www.theweatherstation.net

Gun Outfit Landscape painter from Out of range (2017 Paradise of Bachelors)

http://www.gunoutfit.bandcamp.com

Kenneth J Nash For her from Luna (2017 Old Hotel Records)

http://www.kennethjnash.com

The Deep Dark Woods Fallen leaves from Yarrow (2017 Six Shooter Records)

http://www.thedeepdarkwoods.com

Steph Cameron California from Daybreak over Jackson Street (2017 At The Helm Records)

http://www.stephcameron.com

Jeremy Tuplin Kathleen from I dreamt I was an astronaut (2017 Folkwit Records)

http://www.jeremytuplin.com

American Music Club Another morning from Uncut presents Americana 2004 (2004 Uncut magazine)

Kate Ellis Night before the dawn from Carve me out (2017 River Rose Records)

http://www.kateellis.com

Billy Bragg Not everything that counts can be counted from Bridges Not Walls EP (2017 Cooking Vinyl Records)

http://www.billybragg.co.uk

Sarah McQuaid The tug of that moon pre-release single from forthcoming album If we dig any deeper it could get dangerous

http://www.sarahmcquaid.com

http://www.sarahmcquaid.bandcamp.com

Caroline Spence Softball from Spades and Roses (2017 Caroline Spence)

http://www.carolinespencemusic.com

Shawna Caspi Love in a moving van from Forest fire (2017 Shawna Caspi)

http://www.shawnacaspi.com

Rebecca Clamp Hans Wessell Liminal from Lit up with sorrow (2017 Folkwit Records)

http://www.rebeccaclamp.bandcamp.com

Lucinda Williams Something about what happens when we talk from Sweet Old World 25th anniversary re-recording (2017 Highway 20 Records)

http://www.lucindawilliams.com
Susto Mountain top from And I’m fine today (2017 Rocksnob)

http://www.sustoisreal.com

My songs of the year 2017

A little late in getting started on this but here goes. This is the start and I’ll be adding to it in the weeks to follow.

Neil McSweeney – Land of Cockaigne

Jeremy Tuplin – Where the light ends

The Weather Station – The most dangerous thing about you

Reg Meuross – Faraway people

Anna Tivel – Dark Chandelier 

Her Crooked Heart (Rachel Ries) – Adrian

Terra Lightfoot – You get high

Romantica – Let the light go through you

Courtney Marie Andrews – Honest life

Jack Harris – Vanished birds

The Small Glories – Old Garage

Charlie Dore – Dennis and Rose

Martha Tilston – Stories

David Hosking – Someone will catch you 

Winter Mountain – Sunlight, good roads

Lisbee Stainton – The dance upon nothing

Rachel Baiman – Shame

Benjamin Folke Thomas – Finn

Joan Shelley – The push and pull

Peter James Millson – Green

Penguin Cafe – Wheels within wheels

John Smith – Joanna

Co-Pilgrim – Thank my stars

Bedouine – Dusty eyes

Chris Tye – Stronger in numbers

William the Conqueror – Cold Ontario

Offa Rex – The Queen of Hearts

Shake the Chains – Shake the Chains

Ags Connolly – Slow burner

David Rawlings – Airplane

Edgelarks – No Victory

Joana Serratt – Trapped in the fog

Martin Simpson – Blues run the game

Simone White – Harvest

David Ramirez – Time

Caroline Spence – Softball

5j Barrow – Seagreen dress

Sophia Marshall – Bye bye

Julie Byrne – Follow my voice

Charlie Fink – Firecracker

Aimee Mann – Patient zero

Billy Bragg – Not everything that counts can be counted

Police Dog Hogan – Devon Brigade 

Chuck Johnson – Labradorite eye

Ned Roberts – Drifting down

The Barr Brothers – Queens of the breakers

The Worry Dolls – Train’s leaving

Daria Kulesh – Gone

Peter Oren – Anthropocene

Alice Howe – You’ve been away so long

Daisy Chapman -Good luck song

31 October 2017 playlist

Jeremy Tuplin Where the light ends from I Dreamt I Was An Astronaut (2017 Folkwit Records)

http://www.jeremytuplin.com

Edgelarks The Good earth from Edgelarks (2017 Dragonfly Roots Records)

http://www.edgelarks.co.uk

The Little Unsaid Day is golden from Imagined Hymns and Chaingang Mantras (2017 Carbon Moon Records)

http://www.thelittleunsaid.com

Josh Rouse Some days I’m golden all night from The embers of time (2017 Yep Roc Records)

http://www.joshrouse.com

Caroline Spence Hotel Amarillo from Spades and Roses (2017 Caroline Spence)

http://www.carolinespencemusic.com

Anna Tivel Riverside Hotel from Small Believer (2017 Fluff and Gravy Records)

http://www.annativel.com

The Winterlings That was Alaska from American Son (2017 The Winterlings)

http://www.winterlings.com

Peter Oren Anthropocene from Anthropocene (2017 Western Vinyl)

http://www.peteroren.com

Steph Cameron Winterwood from Daybreak over Jackson Street (2017 At The Helm Records)

http://www.stephcameron.com

Hans Chew Open Sea from Open Sea (2017 At The Helm Records)

http://www.hanschew.com

Kris Delmhorst Magnolia from The Wild (2017 Blue Blade Records)

http://www.krisdelmhorst.com

Saskia Griffiths-Moore All for you from Night & Day (2017 Self released)

http://www.saskiagm.com

Emma Langford The Belle and the ruin from Quiet Giant (2017 Emma Langford)

http://www.emmalangfordmusic.com

Ian Felice Mt Despair from In The Kingdom of Dreams (2017 Loose Music)

http://www.ianfelice.com

Findlay Napier A Walk Across the Rooftops from Glasgow (2017 Cheerygroove Records)

http://www.findlaynapier.com

Head for the Hills Kings and cowards from Potions and Poisons (2017 Head for the Hills)

http://www.headforthehillsmusic.com

Jeffrey Martin Sad blue eyes from One Go Around (2017 Fluff and Gravy Records)

http://www.jeffreymartinmusic.com

May Erlewine Fine Line from Mother Lion (2017 Erlewine)

http://www.mayerlewine.com

Kirsty Meryn Delilah and Sampson (featuring Luke Jackson) from She and I (2017 Kirsty Meryn)

http://www.kirstymerryn.com

Blue Rose Code On the hill remains a heart from The Water of Leith (2017 Navigator Records)

http://www.bluerosecode.com

Megan Henwood House on the hill from River (2017 Dharma Records)

http://www.meganhenwood.com

Assembly Lane The Hills of Mexico from Northbound (2017 Assembly Lane)

http://www.assemblylane.com

The Wailin’ Jennies Keep me in your heart from Fifteen (2017 True North Records)

http://www.thewailinjennys.com

Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards Someday from California Calling (2017 Compass Records)

http://www.thisislauracortese.com