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will we be remembered?

Teigngrace – The Diamond Family Archive (from ‘Black Autumn‘ LP. Bandcamp)
Planet Caravan – Black Sabbath (from ‘Paranoid’ LP YouTube)
The Foundry – Gravenhurst (from ‘The Ghost In Daylight’ LP YouTube)
Camera – R.E.M. (from ‘Reckoning’ LP YouTube)
Sentries in the Ambush – The Mountain Goats (digital single. Bandcamp)
Going to Georgia – Cockroach Clan (from ‘Songs About Blunt Knives And Deep Love’ LP. YouTube)
Worlds in Crisis – Current Affairs (from 7″ single. Bandcamp)
Weather Radio – Pylon (from ‘Gyrate’ LP YouTube)
Mango Marble – El Valerie (from ‘i d a’ LP. Bandcamp)
URU 96° – KSDS (from ‘Non Stop’ LP. Bandcamp)
Wind The Bobbin – HARESS (from ‘Haress’ LP. Bandcamp)
Hollow Hill – Kim Thompsett (from ‘The Hollows’ LP. Bandcamp)
Beaten – Meursault (from ‘Crow Hill’ LP. Bandcamp)
Caravan – Ummagma (from ‘Compass’ LP. Bandcamp)
Show Me More – Girl Ray (from ‘Girl’ LP. Bandcamp)
The Highway Again – Remington Super 60 (digital single. Bandcamp)
Emma’s House – Red Sleeping Beauty (from ‘Tonight’ EP. Bandcamp)
Kelvinhall – U.S. Highball (from ‘Great Record’ LP. Bandcamp)
My Resistance – Armstrong (from ‘Under Blue Skies‘ LP)
Major Sunday (David Scott) – Darren Hayman (from ’12 Astronauts’ LP. Bandcamp)
Fixtures and Fittings – David Woodcock (from ‘Normal Life’ LP. pre-order)
Visions At The Stars – Spinning Coin (from 7″ single. YouTube)

I blame anyone but me

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Screaming in the fields

A Raven – The Diamond Family Archive (from ‘Would I Were A Swift (Or A Skylark Be)’ LP. Bandcamp)
Shadows In The Water – sproatly smith (from ‘Thomas Traherne’ LP. Bandcamp)
Hymn Fifth – Alula Down (from ‘Homespun’ LP. Bandcamp)
God’s Food – trappist afterland (from ‘Insects In Amber’ LP. Bandcamp)
Wanderer – Sharron Kraus (from ‘Chanctonbury Rings‘ LP)
Sweet Lemany – Burd Ellen (from ‘Silver Came’ LP. Bandcamp)
Terminal Paradise – Big Thief (from ‘U.F.O.F.’ LP)
Maeve (JFDR Rework) – Penelope Trappes (from ‘Penelope Redeux’ LP. Bandcamp)
The Owl Service – Pram (from ‘The Museum Of Imaginary Animals’ LP. Bandcamp)
Tea Rooms – Gazelle Twin (from ‘Pastoral’ LP. Bandcamp)
She Moves Through the Fair – Fairport Convention (from ‘What We Did on Our Holidays’ LP)
Great Houdini – Meic Stevens (from ‘Outlander’ LP)
Billy Don’t You Weep for Me – Nic Jones (from ‘An Introduction to Nic Jones‘ LP)
I’ve Loved Her For So Long – Unicorn (on ‘Strangers In The Room‘ compilation)
Evening – Nick Garrie (from ‘The Nightmare Of J​.​B. Stanislas’ LP. Bandcamp)
Underwater – Stanley Brinks and The Wave Pictures (from ‘Tequila Island’ LP. Bandcamp)
Noon Rendezvous – Prince (from ‘Originals’ LP)
He Sails Tonight – Ian Broudie (from ‘Tales Told‘ LP)
In Walks a Ghost – The Montgolfier Brothers (from ‘Seventeen Stars‘ LP)
Violins – Lloyd Cole (from ‘Guesswork‘ LP)

Animals, darkness and trees

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It was on the 12th of June

Contact – Big Thief (from ‘U.F.O.F.’ LP)
You Let My Tyres Down – Tropical Fuck Storm (from ‘A Laughing Death In Meatspace’ LP. Bandcamp)
Midnight Mist – Witch Hazel (from ‘Otherwordly’ LP. Bandcamp)
Vacation – Sebadoh (from ‘Act Surprised’ LP. Bandcamp)
D.I.S.C.I.P.L.E – Clinic (from ‘Wheeltappers and Shunters’ LP. Bandcamp)
How Far – Sacred Paws (from ‘Run Around The Sun‘ LP)
Don’t Cry For Me, California – Red Sleeping Beauty (from ‘Stockholm’ LP. Bandcamp)
Sun Memory II feat. Rose Berlin – epic45 (from ‘Sun Memory’ EP. Bandcamp)
Haiku – Katherine Johnson – Pam Berry (from ‘One Small Step For Global Pop’ LP. Bandcamp)
Chronostasis – Deerful (from ‘One Small Step For Global Pop’ LP. Bandcamp)
Qui A Su – Gillian Hills (YouTube)
In Your Life – Adam Faith (from ‘Three Day Week: When the Lights Went Out 1972-1975‘ LP)
Within a Dream – trappist afterland (from ‘Insects In Amber’ LP. Bandcamp)
The Dukes of Stratosphear – Ralegh Long (digital single. Bandcamp)
The Postcard – Stephen Duffy (from ‘I Love My Friends‘ LP)
The Dystopian Days of Yore – Monnone Alone (from ‘Summer Of The Mosquito’ LP. Bandcamp)
What Was That Sound? – Theatre Royal (from ‘Singles 2010-2018’ LP. Bandcamp)
Light Bending – The Claim (from ‘The New Industrial Ballads’ LP. Bandcamp)
Waylon Jennings Live! – The Mountain Goats (from ‘In League With Dragons‘ LP)
Technicolor Summer Sunshine – Paul Den Heyer (from ‘Everything So Far’ LP. Bandcamp)
There Goes My Miracle – Bruce Springsteen (from ‘Western Stars‘ LP)
Devil May Care – Son Volt (from ‘Union‘ LP)
After the Sunrise – The Grip Weeds (from ‘Trip Around The Sun‘ LP)
Heavenly Day – Peter Perrett (from ‘Humanworld’ LP)
If That’s Alright – Uncle Tupelo (from ‘Still Feel Gone’ LP)

I felt like a teenager out on a date

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It never hurts to give thanks to the navigator

May 9th – Will Burns & Hannah Peel (from ‘Chalk Hill Blue’ LP)
Brambles of Dourlens – Bess of Bedlam (from ‘Folly Tales‘ LP)
Conditions – Rozi Plain (from ‘What A Boost‘ LP)
Wordlessly – Rose Elinor Dougall (from ‘A New Illusion‘ LP)
Aerosol – Patience (from ‘Dizzy Spells’ LP. Bandcamp)
Progress – The Shining Levels (from ‘The Gallows Pole‘ LP)
Ray C – Sweet Whirl (from ‘Love Songs and Poetry‘ EP)
Opus 18 – Vic Godard (from ‘Mum’s Revenge’ LP. Bandcamp)
Am I Losing You – Memory Fade (from ‘She Loves The Birds’ EP. Bandcamp)
In the Capital – Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever (7″ single. Bandcamp)
I Wanna – Mammoth Penguins (from ‘There’s No Fight We Can’t Both Win’ LP. Bandcamp)
Mini Was a Preteen Arsonist – Martha (from ‘Love Keeps Kicking’ LP. Bandcamp)
Younger – The Mountain Goats (from ‘In League With Dragons‘ LP)
The Bluebell Wood – The Wild Swans (from ‘The Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years’ LP. Bandcamp)
Hello Sunshine – Bruce Springsteen (from ‘Western Stars‘ LP)
Live Till You Die – Emitt Rhodes (from ‘Emitt Rhodes’ LP. YouTube)
Live – The Bangles (from ‘All Over The Place’ LP. YouTube)
The Conversation – Sacred Paws (from ‘Run Around The Sun‘ LP)
Red Sleeping Beauty – Red Sleeping Beauty (from ‘Stockholm‘ LP)
Ping Pong – Stereolab (from ‘Mars Audiac Quintet‘ LP)
Pinch Disco – El Valerie (from ‘Electro Pampas’ LP. Bandcamp)
Weight of the Planets – Aldous Harding (from ‘Designer‘ LP)

All my kingdom for a moment more


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can you drive me to the shore?

Water Water – Emily Fairlight (from ‘Mother of Gloom’ LP. Bandcamp)
Music Speaks (DJ Version) – David Chesworth (from ‘Layer on Layer’ LP)
Under The Hangar (Radio Edit) – Honey 2 Honey (from ‘A Taste Of’ EP)
So Much Better – Carla dal Forno (from 7″ single. Bandcamp)
Anymore – Vetchinsky Settings (from 7″ single. Bandcamp)
Spring Dawn On Mad Mile – Will Burns & Hannah Peel (from ‘Chalk Hill Blue’ LP)
The Colour Of Spring – Mark Hollis (from ‘Mark Hollis’ LP)
Want You – Tight Knit (from 7″ single. Bandcamp)
The Girls Are Chewing Gum – Patience (from ‘Dizzy Spells’ LP. Bandcamp)
I’m Gonna Tell It – Robert Forster (from ‘Inferno‘ LP)
Pen Name – The Stroppies (from ‘Woosh!’ LP. Bandcamp)
Step By Step – Jasmine Minks (from 7″ single. Bandcamp)
All About Hope – The Claim (from ‘Boomy Tella’ LP reissue. Bandcamp)
These Are Dangerous Times – Dragon Welding (from ‘Dragon Welding’ LP. Bandcamp)
I Want Your Dreams – Peter Perrett (from ‘Humanworld’ LP. Pre-order)
The Suburbs Are Killing Us – My Favorite (from ‘The Happiest Days Of Our Lives’ digital reissue LP. Bandcamp)
Closure – Mammoth Penguins (from ‘There’s no fight we can’t both win’ LP. Bandcamp)
Visions – Strand of Oaks (from ‘Eraserland‘ LP)
Hope (I Wish You’d Believe Me) – Wah! (the long version)
Doors of Your Heart – The Beat (R.I.P. Ranking Roger)

all the sadness and regret just left me

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a time to sell yourself

Weird Ways – Strand of Oaks (from ‘Eraserland‘ LP)
The Final Years – Bob Mould (from ‘Sunshine Rock’ LP. Bandcamp)
Seventeen – Sharon Van Etten (from ‘Remind Me Tomorrow’ LP. Bandcamp)
You’re Not Always On My Mind – Quivers (digital single. Bandcamp)
Futurism – Deerhunter (from ‘Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared?’ LP)
Ain’t That Always The Way – Paul Quinn (from ‘Big Gold Dreams’ CD boxset)
Molly Somebody – The Long Ryders (from ‘Psychedelic Country Soul’ LP)
Spanish Brigade – Steve Mason (from ‘About The Light’ LP)
Inferno (Brisbane In Summer) – Robert Forster (from ‘Inferno’ LP)
Do it Twice – Monnone Alone (7″ single. Bandcamp)
Strange Lovers – David Lance Callahan (7″ single. Bandcamp)
Stuck Here – Holiday Ghosts (from ‘West Bay Playroom’ LP. Bandcamp)
1959 – The Wendy Darlings (from ‘The Wendy Darlings Against Evil’ LP. Bandcamp)
Lost Ship – Juliana Hatfield (from ‘Weird’ LP)
Hopechapel Hill – Gravenhurst (from ‘Flashlight Seasons’ LP)
I Believe In You – Talk Talk (from ‘Spirit Of Eden’ LP. R.I.P. Mark Hollis)
The World’s in Town – Rustin Man (from ‘Drift Code‘ LP)
I Miss You (Acoustic Version) – Billie The Vision & The Dancers (from ‘Billie No Mates’ LP)
Last Warmth of the Day – TOY (from ‘Happy In The Hollow‘ LP)

a time for passing

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Spark from Flint to Clay – Ultramarine (from ‘Signals Into Space‘ LP)
First Sign – Rose Elinor Dougall (YouTube)
Cellophane Car – The Stroppies (from ‘Whoosh’ LP. Bandcamp)
Demands – Makthaverskan (7″ single. Bandcamp)
Swebeach – Westkust (from ‘Westkust’ LP. Bandcamp)
O / DESIRE – Public Service (7″ single. Bandcamp)
Draw The Line – Current Affairs (7″ single. Bandcamp)
The Inner Truth – The Vapour Trails (from ‘Godspeed It’ EP. Bandcamp)
Shooting Dennis Hopper Shooting – The Twilight Sad (from ‘It Won’t Be Like This All The Time‘ LP)
The President Can’t Read – Amy Rigby (digital single. Bandcamp)
I Can Only Dream – The Undertones (from ‘The Sin Of Pride’ LP)
We Sell Hope – The Specials (from ‘Encore’ LP)
Cheer up Charley – The Delines (from ‘The Imperial’ LP. Bandcamp)
Looking For Love – Carpenters
Atlantic City – Dawn Landes (from ‘Covers’ EP. Bandcamp)
Darkness Be Gone – Lindi Ortega (from ‘Liberty’ LP)
Goodluck Man – Carson McHone (from ‘Carousel’ LP)
We Were a Happy Crew – Spirogyra (from ‘St. Radigunds’ LP)
Ineffable – Prefab Sprout (from ‘We Trawl The Megahertz’ LP)
End of the Rainbow – Barry Gibb (from ‘In The Now’ LP)

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