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Artist | Track/Song Name | Album Title | Label/Distributor | Comments
Opening Theme: Eilen Jewell | Radio City | Queen Of The Minor Key
1. Betty Davis | Down Home Girl | The Columbia Years 1968-69
2. The Meltdown | How Funny Is Another Man's Pain | The Meltdown
- Album launch @ NSC on May 19th.
3. Cookin' On 3 Burners | Skeletor | Blind Bet
- Playing @ Northside Records' this Saturday as part of Record Store Day w/Allysha Joy, Jazz Party and instore signing by Briggs + heaps of DJ's.
4. Can | Turtles Have Short Legs | The Singles
- Originally a non-album single released in 1971. From forthcoming new compilation, released on June 16th.
5. Patti Smith | Kimberly | Horses
- Patti Smith's last Australian show is tonight @ Festival Hall w/Courtney Barnett.
6. Jen Cloher | Kinda Biblical | Our First 100 Days
- From a charity album raising money for issues deemed under risk under Donald Trump's presidency. The song will also be featured on her forthcoming album.
7. Wet Lips | Here If You Need | Wet Lips
- From debut full-length album, out on June 9th.
8. The Jesus And Mary Chain | War On Peace | Damage And Joy
- From new album, their first in 19 years.
9. Sonny And The Sunsets | Too Young To Burn | Tomorrow Is Alright
- Playing @ The Curtin tonight w/Loose Tooth + Swim Team & The Eastern Station Hotel in Ballarat on Friday night.
10. Kit Warhurst | Nothing In Melbourne | Colour Wheel
- Playing as part of Off The Hip's Record Store Day on Saturday w/James McCann, The Happy Lonesome and heaps of others.
11. Coda Chroma | Enough Time | Coda Chroma
- Album launch @ NSC on Sunday afternoon w/Hannah Cameron.
12. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever | Sick Bug | The French Press
- EP launch shows on May 11th+12th @ The Tote. The show on the 12th is sold out but tix still available for the show on the 11th.
13. Nadia Reid | The Way It Goes | Preservation
- Playing @ Toff In Town on Sat night.
14. This Way North | Pressure | Single
- Single launch @ The Gasometer next Wed night along with Xani's EP launch and support from Brooke Russell.
Interview with Leisha + Cat from This Way North.
15. The Grass Roots | Midnight Confessions | Golden Grass
- I will be presenting the next Mallard Movies which is the documentary, The Wrecking Crew. It focuses on a group of session musicians from the 60s and 70s who played on heaps of hits of the era including this one. It's happening next Wed (April 26th) @ The Spotted Mallard in Brunswick. It's free entry and PBS members will get a free beer or wine on entry. I'll be spinning some Wrecking Crew-era tunes before the film too.
16. La Bastard | Trouble | Trouble [Forthcoming Album]
- Playing @ Record Paradise as part of Record Store Day on Saturday w/Primitive Calculators, Alex Lahey and heaps more.
17. Hana & Jessie-Lee's Bad Habits | Everytime You Come Around | Southlands
- Adelaide duo. Album launch @ Old Bar on Sat night w/Eaten by Dogs, Mightiest Of Guns + Kate Alexander.
18. Eaten By Dogs | Gallows In Disguise | Eaten By Dogs
- Supporting Hana & Jessie-Lee on Sat night.
19. Tift Merritt | Dusty Old Man | Stitch Of The World
- From recently released 6th album.
20. Billy Bragg & Joe Henry | Gentle On My Mind | Shine A Light: Field Recordings From The Great American Railroad
- Playing @ Melbourne Recital Centre on Sat and Sun nights. They're also playing as part of Basement Discs' Record Store Day along with Charles Jenkins, Kylie Auldist, The Teskey Brothers and heaps more!
Interview with Nick O'Mara from Amarillo and James Kenyon.
21. Nick O'Mara | Anyway | Live In Studio
22. James Kenyon | The Motorbike Song | Live In Studio
23. Rhiannon Giddens & Dirk Powell | She's Got You | PBS Studio 5 Live Session
- Recorded when they were in Melbourne last week and aired on Southern Style.
Closing Theme: Ashley Davies | To Carpentaria - Into The Unknown | The Expedition Burke & Wills