Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Playlist for August 2014

Here are the songs in heavy rotation for the next month on The Penguin. The station plays a mix of these tunes along with songs from previous playlists of the last three years as well as selected songs from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s. Songs are from artists throughout the world.

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Accidental Seabirds - shipwreck
Best Coast - I Don't Know How
Bleachers - Wild Heart
Brent Bourgeois - Psycho
Brett Detar - Tried To Hate The Angels
Chrissie Hynde - You're The One
Christian Lopez Band - Will I See You Again
Conor Oberst - Enola Gay
Cowboy Mouth - Go!
Deena - Always Tomorrow
Deirdre Forrest - Of Fetters & Confines
Down Home Band - Come On Home
Dulcie Taylor - Only Worn One Time
eastern anchors - Above Your Station
Ed Sheeran - Photograph
Emily Grove - The Life of a Commoner
Greg Trooper - Mary Of The Scots In Queens
Jadea Kelly - Lone Wolf
James McCartney - Wisteria
Jesse Terry - This Should Be Home
Joel Strauss - Don't Lose That Feeling
John Fullbright - Never Cry Again
Josh Bonanno - Tonight
Joshua Van Ness and MOR - You Gave it Away
Kevin John Allen and Friends - Never Forget To Dream (with Cat London)
Korby Lenker - Hurts Me So
Lindi Ortega - Voodoo Mama
Luke Wade - That Damn Machine
Lydia Loveless - All I Know
Matt Olsson - Snakes (Langley)
Mirah - Goat Shepherd
Nik Everett - Tell Me Where The Summer Goes
Old 97's - Nashville
One of the Boys - Most Of The Time
Out Of Ether - Love Is
Paulo Franco & Shane Cooley - Smoke And Misery
Red Wanting Blue - Keep Love Alive
Rival Sons - Where I've Been
Shoebox Letters - Another Heartache
Son Of Dov - Breathing Fire
Son Volt - Wild Side
Sunshine Riot - Old Soul Blues
Swearingen & Kelli - Bleeding Heart
Tawny Ellis - What She Don't Know
The Black Keys - In Time
The Bongos - Phantom Train
The Clydes - The Fate of California
The Dead Daises - Face I Love
The Deadfields - The Road Beckons
The Dirty Guv'nahs - Dear Jamie
The Everymen - With The Boys
The Finest Hour - The Long Way Home
The Mizzerables - Bottoms Up
The Morning Sea - Strange Captive
The Nick Strange Band - Windowless Room
The Paper Jets - Father's War
The Places You've Been - Part Of This
The Ponce Brothers - Memphis Mornings Nashville Nights
The Red House - Inside My House
The Sunday Reeds - Make Her Jealous
The Trews - 65 Roses
The Vansaders - End of the Line
The War On Drugs - Burning
The Young Ones - Graduation
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Red River
Tommy & The High Pilots - YOUNG & HUNGRY
Tommy Strazza - The First Time (Featuring Deirdre Forrest)
Ty Weatherford - Again_Tonight
War Poets - American Police State: Where Has Love Gone
We Shot The Moon - The Finish Line
Where Fires Are - isabella
Wild Adriatic - Cooperstown
Yarn - Tear Me Down
Zeta Wave - Strange Heartbeat

Saturday, July 5, 2014

New Music Playlist -- July 2014

Here are the songs in high rotation this month at The Penguin --   We mix these tracks with playlists from throughout 2014, the last few years, and tracks from the 80s and 90s.

Alex Highton - Kids On The Corner
Andrew Bird - Tin Foiled
Anthony D'Amato - Was a Time
Arctic Monkeys - No. 1 Party Anthem
Auto Defiance - Fallen Star
Brent Bourgeois, Julian Lennon - The High Road
Bruce Springsteen - Frankie Fell in Love
Cellarscape - The Same Place (feat. Anneke van Giersbergen)
Chrissie Hynde - You Or No One
Conor Oberst - Kick
Danny Brooks - You're The Best Thing About Me
Danny White - Small Tattoos
DAYS INDOORS - Made of Love
Deena - My Own Advice
Deirdre Forrest - Freedom Love
Ed Roman - In Your Eyes
Ed Sheeran - I'm A Mess
EdTang & The Chops - Brother In The Way Back
Emily Grove - Nothing in Return
Emma Dean - Cherry Apple
Greg Trooper - Good Luck Heart
Gwyn Ashton - Fortunate Kind
Jack White - Just One Drink
Jackson Browne and Gregg Allman - These Days
Jadea Kelly - Hour North
James Maddock - Another Life
Jana Peri - Ballerina of the Bowery
Jess Klein - Riverview
Fullbright - The One That Lives Too Far
John Mann - Prayer List
John Thayer - Breathe
Lindi Ortega - I Want You
Luke Wade - The Runaround
The Man Band - Dog Days of July (feat. Eric Bazilian, Niklas Stroƃ?mstedt & Harmony Montclair)
Manuel K - Live Without You
Mirah - Gold Rush
Mmb (Mike Montrey Band) - Laugh About It
Morningside Lane - Boardwalk
Old 97's - Longer Than You've Been Alive
Parquet Courts - Bodies Made Of
Patrolled By Radar - Ghosts
Pretty City - Roll On
Razorbend - Holy Daggers
Red Wanting Blue - Black Canyon
Riley Etheridge Jr. - Even As We Fall
Rival Sons - Good Things
Ryan Adams - Gimme Something Good
Sarah Borges - Girl With A Bow
Shoebox Letters - My Life of Sin
Skunkmello - Stars & Stripes
Son Volt - Down The Highway
Steve Conte NYC - OK DJ
Strand of Oaks - Shut In
Sunshine Riot - Home
The Black Keys - Turn Blue
The Both - Volunteers of America
The Deadbeat Poets - Johnny Sincere
The Deadfields - Keep Me Clean
The Dirty Guv'nahs - Someone to Love
The Easy Outs - Come On, Come On
The Finest Hour - Rum & Red Wine
The New Normal - She Belongs to Me
The Sunday Blues - Love By Numbers
The Sunday Reeds - Jean-Luc
The Trews - Age Of Miracles
The Valery Trails - For as Long as It Lasts
The War On Drugs - Eyes To The Wind
Tina and The B-Sides - Let Me Make It Up To You
Tommy & The High Pilots - ONLY HUMAN
Trevor Sewell - The Train
Vaudeville - Tainted Passerby
War Poets - American Police State: Closing In
Wild Adriatic - Walk for Miles
Wood Shampoo - She's So Fine

Monday, June 2, 2014

New Music Playlist for June 2014

Here's our new music playlist for June.  These songs are in high rotation alongside tracks from playlists of the last few years and cuts from the past few decades.

If you've recently submitted music for consideration, please note we are extremely backlogged with submissions and probably have not reviewed your track(s) yet.  We're trying to catch up as fast as we can!

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Alex Highton - You've Got The Trees
Andy Ferrell - Spare Change
Auto Defiance - Fake Hellos And How Are Yous
Blisstique - Oh So Clear
Bruce Springsteen - Heaven's Wall
Cajsa Siik - Relentless Delight
Cole Washburn - Beautiful To Me
Conor Oberst - Zigzagging Toward the Light
Deena - Heart Full of Now
Deirdre Forrest - Morgan Avenue
Dentist - Four Dollar Stoli
Down Home Band - Broken Road
EdTang & The Chops - Willy Loman
Ella Mae Bowen - When You Were Young (The Killers Cover)
Emily Grove - Flea
First Aid Kit - My Silver Lining
Galvanized Souls - Shut You Down
Hot-Blooded American Awesome - Chick That's Gonna Stab Me
Hunting Helen - Hopes and Dreams
Jadea Kelly - Clover
Jake Evans - This Is Life
James Maddock - Better on My Own
Jeff Black - #10 Bus
Jefferson Hendricks - Desperation: The Wall
John Fullbright - When You're Here
John Mann - The Angry Sore
Jolie Holland - Route 30
Jon and Roy - Vibrant Scene (Let It Go)
Julian Temple Band - Dark Bar
Kris N. - Farewell Fifth St.
Lindi Ortega - Lived And Died Alone
Luke Wade - The River
Lydia Loveless - Really Wanna See You Again
Max de Bernardi - Louisiana Troubador (Featuring Gina Forsyth)
Mazzy Star - Things
Mirah - I Am the Garden
Mmb (Mike Montrey Band) - Ghosts and Gypsy Ways
Morningside Lane - Twang '56
Nate Jones - Wandering Love
Nicole Atkins - The Worst Hangover
Nine Times Blue - Falling After You
Out of Ether - The Shore
Patrolled By Radar - Fool
paul anthony fogarty - 600 solid days of pain
Queen Esther - Jet Airliner (The Black Americana Version)
R.X. Bertoldi - Broke Down Carousel
Ray LaMontagne - Supernova
Riley Etheridge Jr. - Another Time, Another Place
Roo & The Howl - Swim
Shoebox Letters - Take A Deep Breath
Sunshine Riot - Norfolk County Jail
The Black Keys - Gotta Get Away
The Both - No Sir
The Dirty Guv'nahs - Under Control
The Finest Hour - Pints Of Beer & Guitar Strings
The Paper Jets - Now You're Gone
The Singhs - Innocent Of Reason
The Talks - Radio
The Trews - What's Fair Is Fair
The Valery Trails - Starsong
The Vansaders - Highway to the Sun
The War On Drugs - Red Eyes
Tommy & The High Pilots - BROKEN DOWN
Tori Amos - Trouble's Lament
Vaudeville - Vendetta
Waiting for Henry - Parallel Lanes
Wild Adriatic - Heavy Soul
Wood Shampoo - Don't Pass Me By

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Playlist for May 2014

Here's our new music playlist for May.  The station mixes these tracks with songs from playlists of the last few years and cuts from the past few decades.

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9giants - Material Things
Alyssa Baker - time bomb
Bronze Radio Return - Down There
Bruce Springsteen - Hey Blue Eyes
Cage The Elephant - Black Widow
Chrissie Hynde - Dark Sunglasses
D.B. Rielly - It's Gonna Be Me
Daniel Pearson - Satellite Town
Deena - My Friend Superman
Dentist - Pretty Lady
Dog Society - Salt
Ed Roman - I Found God
Editors - The Phone Book
EdTang & The Chops - When Death Should Find Us
Emily Grove - The Call
Escaping Pavement - Here Again
Gal Holiday And The Honky Tonk Revue - South Of I-12
The Gospel Whiskey Runners - Love Birds
Greg Trooper - Amelia
Ha Ha Tonka - Colorful Kids
Hayley Reardon - Booze and Blueberries
High Safari - The Park
Hot-Blooded American Awesome - Mean and Dirty
Jadea Kelly - You Had Me
Jesse Terry - Barbed Wire
Joe Grushecky - When Castro Came Down From The Hills
John Brazell - Cup of Coffee
John Mann - Thank You
Johnnyswim - Live While We're Young
Kathy Moser - Coming Back For You
Lindi Ortega - Tin Star
Little Dove - Say Go
Lost in Desire - Coming Home
Lowry Hamner - The Breakdown
Luke Wade - Mad
Lydia Loveless - Somewhere Else
Margot & The Nuclear So & So's - Hello, San Francisco
Max Bernardi - Thorn In My Side (Featuring Vic Shepherd)
Max Lisa - One Way Train
Mike_McGuire_ - Lucy
Mmb (Mike Montrey Band) - California, Will You Marry Me?
Morningside Lane - I Live Like You
Nate Jones - Ophelia
Neko Case - Bracing For Sunday
Neon Trees - Living In Another World
Nicole Atkins - Cool People
Nine Times Blue - Matter Of Time
Okkervil River - Down Down The Deep River
One Left - When the Walls Come Tumblin' Down
Pasha Black - Tellin' Me
Patrolled By Radar - Died With Money
Pete Donnelly - Low Flying Planes
R.X. Bertoldi - Heaven Bound
Red Wanting Blue - Keep Love Alive
Sara Johnson - Caroline
Steve Conte NYC - Broken Spoke Saloon
Ted Russell Kamp - The Last Drop
The Both - The Gambler
The Deadfields - Give It Back
The Dirty Guv'nahs - Canyons
The Finest Hour - Battle Scars
The Hamiltons - Toast of Roseville
The Head and the Heart - Another Story
The Mizzerables - Every Last Stitch
The Ok Social Club - Made In The Shade
The Sadies - Starting All Over Again
The Sunday Blues - Four in the Morning
TK - Fool's Paradise
Toad the Wet Sprocket - Crazy Life
Todd Herfindal - Everything Is Yours
Trenton - Dreamers
Tri-State - All Different
Waiting for Henry - American Song
Wild Adriatic - The Fool
Wood Shampoo - Three Cheers
Wyatt Funderburk - If I Ever Wanted Easier
Zak Smith - Calvary's Cross

Monday, March 3, 2014

Playlist for March 3-17, 2014

Here are the songs in heavy rotation for the next two weeks on The Penguin. The station plays a mix of these tunes along with songs from previous playlists of the last three years as well as selected songs from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s. Songs are from artists throughout the world.

Alex Highton - Stupid
Amy Millan - Finish Line
Augustines - Nothing To Lose But Your Head
Beck - Say Goodbye
BEN REEL - You're Not Alone
Broken Bells - After the Disco
Bronze Radio Return - Shake, Shake, Shake
Cage The Elephant - Take It or Leave It
Carrie Ann Carroll - You Know What's Really F*cked Up?
Carrington MacDuffie - Red Eye
Cherry Suede - Worth the Wait
Cosmic Punch - 13.feel so lucky
D.B. Rielly - Moving Mountains
Deadstring Brothers - Like A California Wildfire
Dentist - Do It Cause I Wanna
Devi - Howl at the Moon
Dog Society - Suffer A Smile
Dum Dum Girls - Rimbaud Eyes
Editors - Honesty
Enter The Haggis - Copper Leaves
Escaping Pavement - Drive Me to Sadness
Fancy Reagan - I Can't Be
Galvanized Souls - Behind Green Eyes
Ha Ha Tonka - American Ambition
Hillman Lighthouse - Six Ways To Sunday
Hot-Blooded American Awesome - Hit and Run
Jadea Kelly - Wild West Rain
Jason Daniels - Riding Back To Memphis
Jason Isbell - New South Wales
Jeff Black - Rider Coming
Jess Klein - Lovers And Friends
John Brazell - Restless Heart
John Mann - Moving Day
Jon Caspi & The First Gun - Down
Kings of Leon - Tonight
Lake Street Dive - Bad Self Portraits
Lisa Mychols - Better Than Nothing
Lowry Hamner - Ballad Of Samson
Lydia Loveless - To Love Somebody
Matt Pond - Hole In My Heart
Max Bernardi - Bad Girl (Featuring Alexis Marceaux)
Mike McGuire - Thunder Over Clarksville
morning riot - blind by obsession
Morningside Lane - A Fifth of Elvis
Nate Jones - Another Night, Another Town
Neko Case - Night Still Comes
Nicole Atkins - Red Ropes
Okkervil River - On A Balcony
One Left - Polly Ann
Out of Ether - Redemption (Acoustic)
Pete Donnelly - Hear It From Me First
Shoebox Letters - Fatal Flaws
Skillet - Rise
Slaid Cleaves - Without Her
Sonic Rade - Get high get down
St. Paul & The Broken Bones - I'm Torn Up
The Del-Lords - Southern Pacific
The Dirty Guv'nahs - Fairlane (Live)
The Finest Hour - Over Bar The Shouting
The Fray - Hold My Hand
The Matinee - Young and Lazy
The Ok Social Club - Threads
The Pinecones - That's the Way I Wanna Do It
Todd Herfindal - You Might Just Make It
U2 - Invisible
US Rails - Love Reaction
Waiting for Henry - Incomplete Me
War Poets - Secret Lives And Secret Places
Willie Nile - This Is Our Time
Zak Smith - Nowhere To Go

Sunday, February 9, 2014

Playlist for February 10-28, 2014

Here are the songs in heavy rotation for the next four weeks on The Penguin. The station plays a mix of these tunes along with songs from previous playlists of the last three years as well as selected songs from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s. Songs are from artists throughout the world.

Alex Highton - I Left The City
Auto Defiance - Half Of The Past
Best Coast - Who Have I Become?
Brett Detar - Too Free To Live
Bruce Springsteen - Just Like Fire Would
Cage The Elephant - Cigarette Daydreams
Carl Chesna & Co. - Dark Night of the Soul
Cory Branan - Badman
Cosmic Punch - The First Time
D.B. Rielly - Untie Me
Dan F. Hill - Bluegrass Bound
Danny White - Waitin' All Nite
Deal Casino - Cocaine Love
Diego Allessandro - The Ride
Dwight & Nicole - Cry Cry
Editors - The Weight
Emily Grove - Lock Me Out
Emma Dean - Little Succubus
Escaping Pavement - Winter Homecoming
Fou De Toi - Dreams
Goodbyemotel - Set it Off
Half the World - Standing There
Hope Vista - Down In Wonderland
James Maddock - That's Heavy
Jane Tomsett - True Love Valentine
Jefferson Hendricks - Better Be A Heaven
Jenny & The Felines - The Worst Kind
Jess Klein - Behind A Veil
John Fullbright - Jericho
Lindi Ortega - Hard As This
Lydia Loveless - All The Time
Mad July - Kill With Just A Kiss
Max Bernardi - Man In Grey (Featuring Alex MacMurray)
Michael Cullen - Professional Entertainers
Moon Motel - Whose Puppet?
Morakoza - Skeleton Hands
Morgen La Civita - Fall Away
Myla Smith - You Are Turning Me Into Myself
Neko Case - Man
New Normal - Old Man
Nicole Atkins - Who Killed The Moonlight
No Sinner - Love Is A Madness
Nu-Blu - It's A Good Day
Paulo Franco & Shane Cooley - Elizabeth City
Port Harbour - Dawn
Radio Drive - Kevin Gullickson - A Taste of Heaven
Ronald Humphrey - No Identity
Rosie Flores - Working Girl's Guitar
Scarlet Conviction - One Last Time
Shoebox Letters - Anytime
Slaid Cleaves - Gone
Son Volt - Shine On
Sonic Rade - Stereotype
Swearingen & Kelli - Amends
Sympathetic Drive - Girl Like You
The 65's - Have You Been Saved?
The Bongos - River To River
The Deadfields - If It Don't Matter
The Kut - Doesn't Matter Anyway
The Mizzerables - One More Day
The Sunday Blues - You're Breakin' Me
The Vansaders - Revelry
Thomas Wesley Stern - Naturally Happens
Timm Brown - Sex and Death
TK - Ain't That A Bitch
Todd Herfindal - Hang The Stars
Tommy & The High Pilots - Painted Cave
Turin Brakes - Guess You Heard
Waiting for Henry - Ghosts and Compromise
Wood Shampoo - Top Of The World

Playlist for January 20 - February 9, 2014

Here are the songs in heavy rotation for the next four weeks on The Penguin. The station plays a mix of these tunes along with songs from previous playlists of the last three years as well as selected songs from the 80s, 90s, and 2000s. Songs are from artists throughout the world.

Alabama Shakes - Always Alright
Animal Hands - Defiance
Arctic Monkeys - I Wanna Be Yours
Austin Davidson - Stop Signs
Beautiful Gambler - Girl With A Gun
Best Coast - Who Have I Become?
Brett Detar - Satan's Foot On My Neck
Bruce Springsteen - High Hopes
Butch Berry - The ABC Song
Caroline Ashkar - Alibi
Danny White - Alright After All
Ed Harcourt - In My Time Of Dust
Farewell Milwaukee - A Record, Some Wine, and a Friend
Glass Delirium - Beautiful Plaything
Greg Trooper - The Girl In The Blue
Ha Ha Tonka - American Ambition
Hounds of Finn - Gravity Pulls
James Maddock - Don't Go Lonely
Jason Isbell - Cover Me Up
Jenny & The Felines - Boston
Jess Klein - Wilson Street Serenade
John Fullbright - Daydreamer
Kings of Leon - Comeback Story
Laura Cantrell - Beg Or Borrow Days
Lion-Hearted - Dues:Paid
Mad July - The Night's Heart
Matt Andersen - Alberta Gold
MONTY - Girl
Morgen La Civita - Down The Rabbit Hole
Neon Trees - Sleeping With A Friend
Noah Gundersen - Caroline
Nu-Blu - That Road
Paulo Franco & Shane Cooley - She Comes Calling
Railroad Earth - Chasin' a Rainbow
Reagan Bogg - Appalachia
Rod Picott - All The Broken Parts
Ron Humphrey - Lawless
Shane Kenny - Desert Road
Shoebox Letters - Better Times
Small Planet Radio - Burn
Son Volt - Bakersfield
Steve Conte NYC - 01 Dark In The Spotlight
Swearingen & Kelli - The Last One
Switchfoot - Love Alone Is Worth The Fight
Tara Elliott and the Red Velvets - Drop a Needle on The King
The Cheek of Her - Write me a Letter
The Clydes - The Harvest
The Dead Weather - Open Up (That's Enough)
The Deadfields - Good Enough
The Del-Lords - All of My Life
The Dirty Guv'nahs - Morning Light
The Everymen - Annie
The Head and the Heart - Cruel
The Mizzerables - Pick it Back Up
The Orwells - Who Needs You
The Pixies - Greens and Blues
The Ponce Brothers - It's Not Home
The Shallow End Divers - Call On Me
The Steeldrivers - Burnin' The Woodshed Down
The Sunday Blues - Tinted Windows
The Vansaders - No Plans
Thomas Wesley Stern - Far I Roam
Thulium - Tomorrow Comes Today
Tom Moore - Dresser Drawers
Tommy & The High Pilots - DEVIL TO PAY
Trampled Under Foo - Bad Woman Blues
Turin Brakes - Sea Change
Waiting for Henry - Buy American
Willie Nile - If I Ever See the Light