Thursday, September 29, 2005


The McMenimans from down the road (ie Sydney) joined us for a chat and a song. We also swooned over Black Rebel Motorcycle Club's new one and a new box set by the Band.

Old Hat - The Gin Club
Don't fear the Pheasant - Black Nielson
Anecdote - Ambulance LTD
Shuffle You Feet - Black Rebel Motocycle Club
Inside Out - The Rumours
Tabacco Tin - Mister
It's Only Goodbye - Belles Will Ring
Wayside - McMenamins
Brand New Apron - McMenamins
We Hide And Seek - Union Station with Alison Krauss
Red Clay Halo - Gillian Welch
Hold You In My Arms - Ray Lamontagne
Thank You - The Red Walls
Lisa Said - Baxter Dury
Timebomb - Old 97's
Comfort Zone - The Great Dividing Range
Not the Girl You Think You Are - Holly Throsby
Cry, Cry - Mazzy Star
Fault Line - Black Rebel Motocycle Club
Whispering Pines - The Band
Gabriel - The Gin Club
Awkward at the knees - AVEO
Inside and out - Feist

Thursday, September 22, 2005


We gave kudos to the young whipper snapper Leonard Cohen, who turned a sprightly 71 today. Definitely our favourire finger picking poet monk. Grab yourself the "Greatest Hits" you won't regret it.

Pale Moon - Shannon McNally
Wild One - Tim Rogers
Gospel Song - New Rules For Boats
All You Deliver - Jose Gonzalez
Applejack - The Triangles
Red Right Ankle - The Decemberists
He Lays In th Reins - Iron And Wine & Calexico
Little Life - Josephine Foster
Sands of Iwo Jima - Drive By Truckers
Crawl - By the Sea
Suzanne - Leonard Cohen
So Long, Marianne - Leonard Cohen
Famous Blue Raincoat - Leonard Cohen
Hallelujah - John Cale
Tower Of Song - Robert Forster
Little Sparrow - Betty Lavette
I Hope Yer There - Tim Fite
These Are the Ghosts - The Bees
Your Legs Grow - Nada Surf
Clinically Dead - Chad Vangaalen
Orenda Fink - Invisible Ones Guard the Gate
Jesus And Mary Chain - New York City
Doris Ever Since - Dirty Three
Black Betty - Nick Cave And the Bad Seeds
Handshake Drugs - Wilco

Wednesday, September 21, 2005


Come and Go - Turin Brakes
Lives of Crime - Fruit Bats
Losing Light - Holopaw
You are a runner and I am my fathers son - Wolf Parade
Thin Man from North Main - Swearing at Motorists
Hex - Neko Case
I'll be on the Water - Akron/Family
Severed Lips - Dinasour Jr
Diddley - The Mess Hall
Coal - Devestations
You're Out - New Rules for Boats
Fear No Pain - Willie Mason
St Petersburg - Supergrass
Anedote - Ambulance LTD
Wild One - Tim Rodgers
Going Through the Motions - Aimee Mann
Lost an eye lid in the Strom - Warmer
Me and the Sun - Boat People
Who You Gonna Hoo Doo Now - Tony Joe White
Won't Be Long - Deadman
The Harder they Come - Waco Brothers
He's Simple, He's Dumb, He's the Pilot - Granddaddy
I'm a Thigh Man - Guided by Voices
In The Aeroplane Over the Sea - Neutral Milk Hotel
Deadmans Pocket - Mrs Wainright
Theres Noone coming Over - Nick Dalton
Farewell Transmission - Magnolia Electric Company

Thursday, September 08, 2005


Joining us in the backseat was The Miller's Tale from Melbourne, here in NSW for a string of shows. They are playing at the Vanguard next Wednesday. Check out for more.

You Don't Make It Easy Babe - Josh Ritter
Pale Moon - Shannon McNlally
Where Love Goes - The Robot Ate Me
Last Night I Dreamt Of Mississippi - Nicolai Dunger
Long Legs - Magic Numbers
Smile - The Miller's Tale
Rialto - Laura Veirs
Down By the River (live in the studio) - Miller's Tale
Bush Pilot - Kim Barlow
Statued - Adem
Harder They Come - Willie Nelson
Blind Asylum - Orenda Fink
One Monkey - Gillian Welch
Dead Man's Will - Iron And Wine
Long Haired Child - Devendra Banhart
Wild One - Tim Rogers And the Temperance Union
Mr Tambourine Man - Bob Dylan
Three Strikes - Nic Dalton
Today's Teardrops - Fountains Of Wayne
Santa Maria De Feira - Devendra Banhart
Sex & Mayhem - The Devastaions
Scout - Lullaby for Scout in 10 Years

Thursday, September 01, 2005


Special guest Earl Gray dropped by and played us a tune and we got terribly excited about the new album by Bug Eyed favourite Laura Viers.

Walk This Way - Hayseed Dixie
Inside Outside - The Rumours
It Took Too Long To Get You - The Cliffy Davis Goodtime Band
Who You Gonna Hoo Doo Now - Tony Joe White
Changin the Weather - The Kill Devil Hills
Rialto - Laura Veirs
A Ghost Rides - Machine Translations
You Don't Make It Easy - Josh Ritter
Bad Luck - Earl Gray
Ballad Of A Thin Man - Bob Dylan
The Fisherman Blues - Taj Mahal
Seven Years - David Viner
Rated X - Neko Case & the Sadies
Sway With Me - Ben Weaver
I Feel Just Like A Child - Devandra Banhart
The Zillions - Step Into the Sun
Holidays On Ice - Here Comes Your Ride
Cinder And Smoke - Iron And wine
Rolling Home - Miller's Tale
Spelunking - Laura Veirs