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Playlist 07.03.08

  • Stuart Bailie
  • 9 Mar 08, 10:34 AM

Stuart Bailie.jpgBack in 1997 I wrote an enthusiastic review of the Whiskeytown album, 'Strangers Almanac'. It was doused in cool Americana, and seasoned with a little danger.

Soon after, I was on the phone to the singer of the act, Ryan Adams, who was still drunk after a huge party, and who rambled with panache. Not long after, Whiskeytown was over and Ryan was rambling on his own. Anyway, 'Stranger's Almanac' will be reissued on March 31 with a bonus disc and the chance to hear Adams tackling the songbooks of Gram Parsons, Johnny Cash and more. There are also acoustic versions of signature tunes such as 'Dancing With The Women At The Bar'. Perfect for the radio show.

BBC Radio Ulster, 92-95 FM, 1341 MW
Online: www.bbc.co.uk/radioulster
Fridays, ten – midnight

Ernie K Doe – Hurry Up And Know It (Charly)
Whiskeytown – Excuse Me While I Break My Own Heart Tonight (Mercury)
whiskeytown2.jpgSam Isaac – Fire Fire (AM AK)
Watermelon Slim – Hard Times (Northern Blues)
The Temptations – Law Of The Land (Motown)
Jay May – Blue Skies (Heavenly)
Barry Adamson – Spend A Little Time (Central Control)
Leonard Cohen – Democracy (Columbia)
The Long Blondes – Guilt (Rough Trade)
Jack Rose – Miss May’s Place (Black Cat)
Southern Tenant Folk Union (Ugly Nephew)
The Small Faces – Autumn Stone (Castle)
Goldfrapp – Little Bird (Mute)

Joey Ramone, Holly Beth – I Got You Babe (Virgin)
Whiskeytown – Luxury Liner (Mercury)
The Mountain Goats – San Bernadino (4ad)
Jens Lekman – I Met Her In The Anti War Demonstration (Secrtly Canadian)
The Marvelettes – Because I Love Him (Spectrum)
Beth Rowley – Nobody’s Fault But Mine (Universal)
Keith Richards – You Win Again (Lost Highway)
Willie Nelson – Gravedigger (Lost Highway)
Goldfrapp – Cologne Cerrone Houdini (Mute)
Jimmy Scott – Someone To Watch Over Me (WSM)
Tindersticks – The Hungry Saw (Beggars Banquet)
REM – Supernatural Superserious (Warner)
Sonny J – Enfant Terrible (Stateside)


Stu Bailie presents The Late show on Radio Ulster, every Friday from 10pm until midnight. See his playlist here.

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