[Kevin] A mix of insanely good northwest bands, spanning Washington and Oregon. Nothing heavy.
[Kevin] Winter’s a great time for a mix of northwest bands. These mostly span Washington and Oregon. Not all songs are what they seem, so before you write something off, give it a listen.
I started off just trying to round up enough Pacific Northwest bands to make a mix, but I ended up with way too many original, insanely good songs and got turned on to a bunch of new bands in the process. Hope you do too.
We Sing in Time – The Lonely Forest
Good Friend, Yr Hunger – Castanets
911 – Man Plus
Bananas – Blue Scholars
I Say Fever – Ramona Falls
I’m a F*cking Genius – Supersuckers
Black River Killer – Blitzen Trapper
Two Minutes – The Blows
Beep Beep – Big World Breaks (featuring Godspeed, Jerm, Lia Brown & Toni Hill)
You Only Believe Me When I’m Lying – Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers
Little Slickers – The Globes
Better Than Lies – Beehive
Now We Can See – The Thermals
Wall of a Song – The Whore Moans
Ward – Visqueen
Clear as Day – North Twin
Otherside – Macklemore and Ryan Lewis
The Wanting Comes in Waves/Repaid – The Decemberists
If you like any of these bands be sure to support them by downloading their music or picking up a CD, and check them out when they tour near you. Special thanks to KEXP in Seattle for great podcasts…check them out and support KEXP, their releases, and/or the music you love.
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HEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE DOGGIE! Another country mix. We all pretty much blew our minds out with our last batch of mixes, so with Kevin’s last mix of covers and this country mix, you can probably tell that we’ve taken a breather before we work up the next bouillabaisse of pure unadulterated awesomeness. In other news, we’ve got some ideas to get this podcast thingy more involved. Details are forthcoming but if you like the shows, you’re going to love what we’re cooking up for June.
In the meantime, keep your 10-10 on the side and watch out for those Illinois Gumball Machines.
- Hank Williams (Sr.) – Jambalaya
- Bruce Hornsby and Ricky Skaggs – Superfreak
- Alan Jackson – Chattahoochee
- Sawyer Brown – Some Girls Do
- Alabama – I’m in a Hurry (And Don’t Know Why)
- Restless Heart – Wheels
- Clint Black – Nothin’ but the Taillights
- George Strait – Amarillo by Morning
- Supersuckers – Eastbound & Down
- Travis Tritt – T-R-O-U-B-L-E
- Waylon Jennings – Mammas, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to be Cowboys
- Mickey Gilley – Don’t the Girls All Get Prettier at Closing Time?
- Nitty Gritty Dirt Band – Cadillac Ranch
- Oak Ridge Boys – Elvira
- Brooks & Dunn – My Maria
- Diamond Rio – Meet in the Middle
- Kenny Rogers – Don’t Fall in Love With a Dreamer
- Johnny Cash – I’m On Fire
- Hank Williams, Jr. – Family Tradition