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Playlist 25.07.11

Stuart Bailie | 13:14 UK time, Thursday, 28 July 2011

Has Ry Cooder ever put out a duff record? I expect not. He has served with Captain Beefheart and he hipped Keith Richards to the open tuning that has been his trademark since 'Let It Bleed'. His work with Buena Vista Social Club and Ali Farka Touré are also landmarks. On his new record, he sings the old time depression blues but locates it in the severe present. The outlaw Jesse James considers the behaviour of the financial sector and his simple mind is blown.

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Mondays, ten - midnight

The Undertones - Got To Have You Back (Sire)
Arctic Monkeys - The Hellcat Spangled Shalala (Domino)
Justin Townes Earle - Harlem River Blues (Bloodshot)
Ry Cooder - No Banker Left Behind (Nonesuch)
Smith Westerns - End Of The Party (Weird Stuff)
Kowalski - Outdoors (white)
Dawes - Time Spent In Los Angeles (Loose)
The Stanley Brothers - Rank Strangers (Righteous)
Summer Camp - Better Of With You (Apricot)
William Elliott Whitmore - Field Song (Anti)
The Horrors - Changing The Rain (XL)
Leela James - Miss you (Sanachie)
Rolling Stones -Emotional Rescue (Rolling Stones)
Steve Mason And Dennis Bovell - Dub Outside (Domino)

The Animals- San Franciscan Nights (Spectrum)
Dawes -Coming Back To A Man (Loose)
Ry Cooder - Dreamer (Nonesuch)
Primal Scream - Star (Creation)
Pete And The Pirates - Half Moon Street (Stolen)
Justin Townes Earle - Christchurch Woman (Bloodshot)
Jolie Holland - All Those Girls (Anti)
REM - Nightswimming (Warner)
Blitzen Trapper - Love The Way You Walk Away (Sub Pop)
PJ Harvey - Let England Shake (Island)
The Hot 8 Brass Band - E Flat Blues (Tru)
The Horrors - Wild Eyed (XL)
Ry Cooder - El Corrida De Jesse James (Nonesuch)


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