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        Year Four             

Music released in Clementine's fourth year of life (Sept. '18-Aug. '19), that her mother or I like or find important for her to hear. Music is in month-release order, though not necessarily in release-date order.


Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - "Distant Sky"

from Distant Sky (Live in Copenhangen)

Marc Ribot w/ Tom Waits - "Bella Ciao"

from Songs of Resistance 1942-2018

Richard Swift - "Broken Finger Blues"

from The Hex

Danielson - "Dry Goods Dry Powder"

from Snap Outtavit

Lonnie Holley - "Sometimes I Wanna Dance"

from MITH

Paul McCartney - "Come On To Me"

from Egypt Station

Prince - "17 Days"

from Piano & A Microphone 1983

Cedric Burnside - "Death Bell Blues"

from Benton County Relic

Mothers - "Blame Kit"

from Render Another Ugly Method

Black Belt Eagle Scout - "Indians Never Die"

from Mother of My Children

Swamp Dogg - "Lonely"

from Love, Loss, and Auto-Tune

Low - "Disarray"

from Double Negative

Waxahatchee - "You're Welcome"

from Great Thunder

Paul Simon - "Rene and Georgette Magritte with Their Dog After the War"

from In The Blue Light

Loudon Wainwright III - "You Ain't Going Nowhere"

from Years in the Making

The Mountain Goats - "Hospital Reaction Shot"

from Hex of Infinite Binding EP

Juiceboxxx - "Never Surrender Forever"

from Never Surrender Forever

Joe Stummer - "London Is Burning"

from Joe Strummer 001

Loretta Lynn - "Wouldn't It Be Great"

from Wouldn't It Be Great

Adam's House Cat - "6 O'Clock Train"

from Town Burned Down

Pixies - "Caribou (Live)"

from Live From the Fallout Shelter

Zao - "Hide From The Light"

from Hide From The Light/Led To Ache


Micah P. Hinson - "Small Spaces"

from When I Shoot You With Arrows, I Will Shoot To Destroy You

P.I. Power Trio - "pH Factor"

from The Walk

Kurt Vile - "Come Again"

from Bottle It In

Elvis Costello - "I Let The Sun Go Down"

from Look Now

Echo & The Bunnymen - "The Somnambulist"

from The Stars, The Oceans, & The Moon

Phosphorescent - "Cest La Vie No. 2"

from Cest La Vie

Cat Power - "Horizon"

from Wanderer

Soccer Mommy - "I'm On Fire"

from Henry b/w I'm On Fire

The Watson Twins - "Lucky Star"

from Duo

Colter Wall - "Wild Bill Hickok"

from Songs of the Plains

Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit - "If We Were Vampires - Live"

from Live From the Ryman

Haley Hendrickx & Max Garcia Conover - "Slow Talkin'"

from Among Horses III

John Prine - "I Just Called To Say I Love You"

from Spotify Singles

David Crosby - "Vagrants of Venice"

from Here If You Listen

Tom Odell - "Queen of Diamonds" / "China Dolls"

from Jubilee Road

Surfbort - "Trashworld"

from Friendship Music


Boy Genius - "Bite The Hand"

from Boy Genius

Goshen Electric Co. - "Ring The Bell"

from The Gray Tower b/w Ring The Bell

Jeff Tweedy - "Having Been Is No Way To Be"

from WARM

Hiss Golden Messenger - "Lion/Lamb"

from Virgo Fool

Charles Bradley - "Can't Fight The Feeling"

from Black Velvet

Shame - "Rock Lobster"

from Spotify Singles

Marianne Faithfull - "Born To Live"

from Negative Capability

Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra - "Don't Mess With Mr. T - Live"

from The Capitol Studio Sessions


Bruce Springsteen - "Dancing In The Dark - Live"

from Springsteen on Broadway

The Decemberists - "Midlist Author"

from Traveling On

Ohmme - "Give Me Back My Man"

from At Night b/w Give Me Back My Man

TOY - "Energy"

from Happy In The Hollow

Scott Hirsch - "Long Lost Time"

from Lost Time Behind The Moon


H.C. McEntire - "Houses of the Holy"

from Houses of the Holy

Pedro The Lion - "Yellow Bike"

from Phoenix

Deerhunter - "Death in Midsummer"

from Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared?

Eerie Wanda - "Pet Town"

from Pet Town

Angelo De Augustine - Tomb

from Tomb

Tim Presley & White Fence - "Fog City"

from I Have To Feed Larry's Hawk

Nils Frahm - "Sweet Little Lie"

from Encores 2

Malibu Ken - "Save Our Ship"

from Malibu Ken

DBUK - "From The Estate of John Denver"

from Songs Nine Through Sixteen


LCD Soundsystem - "Get Innocuous"

from Electric Lady Sessions

Cherry Glazerr - "Ohio"

from Stuffed & Ready

Girlpool - "Pretty"

from What Chaos Is Imaginary

Spielbergs - "We Are All Going To Die"

from This Is Not The End

Beirut - "When I Die"

from Gallipoli

Cass McCombs -  "Absentee"

from Tip of the Sphere

Phil Keaggy, Jeff Johnson - "Cappadocia"

from Cappadocia

Julia Jacklin - "Body"

from Crushing

Tiny Ruins - "Sparklers"

from Olympic Girls

Cochema - "Al-Mu'tasim"

from All My Relations

Mavis Staples - "Love and Trust - Live"

from Live in London

Ladytron - "Until The Fire"

from Ladytron

Broken Social System - "Boyfriends"

from Let's Try the After

Half Japanese - "Swept Away"

from Invincible

Deafheaven - "Black Brick"

from Black Brick - Single

Zao - "Transmission 2: I Saw The Devil"

from Decoding Transmissions from the Mobius Strip


Matmos - "The Crying Pill"

from Plastic Anniversary

The Comet is Coming - "Birth of Creation"

from Trust In The Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery

Japanese Breakfast - "Dreams"

from Spotify Singles

Hand Habits - "Can't Calm Down"

from placeholder

Flight of the Conchords - "The Most Beautiful Girl (In The Room)"

from Live In London

Helado Negro - "Please Won't Please"

from This Is How You Smile

Stephen Malkmus - "A Bit Wider"

from Groove Denied

Andrew Bird - "Sisyphus"

from My Finest Work Yet

Strand of Oaks - "Weird Ways"

from Eraserland

Jenny Lewis - "Heads Gonna Roll"

from On The Line

Amanda Palmer - "Judy Brown"

from There Will Be No Intermission

Orville Peck - "Dead of Night"

from Pony

Steve Earle - "The Randall Knife"

from GUY

Mdou Moctar - "Anna"

from Ilana (The Creator)

Sugaray Rayford - "The Revelator"

from Somebody Save Me

Durand Jones & The Indications - "Morning In America"

from American Love Call

Marvin Gaye - "You're The Man Parts I & II"

from You're The Man


Lee Fields & The Expressions - "It Rains Love"

from It Rains Love

Kevin Morby - "No Halo"

from Oh My God

Starflyer 59 - "Hey, Are You Listening?"

from Young In My Head

The Mountain Goats - "Clemency for the Wizard King"

from In League With Dragons

Broken Social Scene - "Wrong Line"

from Let's Try The After, Vol. 2

Weyes Blood - "Movies"

from Titanic Rising

Night School - "Spaces"

from Disappear Here

Damien Jurado - "Lincoln"

from In The Shape of a Storm

Heather Woods Broderick - "I Try"

from Invitation

The Cranberries - "All Over Now"

from In The End

T Bone Burnett - "To Beat the Devil"

from The Invisible Light: Acoustic Space


The National - "Quiet Night"

from I Am Easy To Find

Sam Cohen - "Let The Sun Come Through"

from The Future Is Still Ringing In My Ears

Unwed Sailor - "Indian Paintbrush"

from Heavy Age

Radiator Hospital - "For Daydreamers Only"

from Sings Music For Daydreaming

Ryan Pollie - "Aim Slow"

from Ryan Pollie

TW Walsh - "Invincible Light"

from Invincible Light - Single

Juiceboxxx - "Coinstar Song"

from Coinstar Song - Single

Bad Religion - "Chaos From Within"

from Age of Unreason

Amyl & The Sniffers - "Gacked On Anger"

from Amyl & The Sniffers

Surfbort - "New World Hoarder"

from You Don't Exist

Richard Hawley - "Not Lovely"

from Further

Kishi Bashi - "Marigolds"

from Omoiyari

Eluvium - "Recital"

from Pianoworks


Bill Callahan - "What Comes After Certainty"

from Shepherd In a Sheepskin Vest

Bruce Springsteen - "Somewhere North of Nashville"

from Western Stars

Lucy Dacus - "Forever Half Mast"

from Forever Half Mast - Single

Daughter of Swords - "Fellows"

from Dawnbreaker

The Appleseed Cast - "Chaotic Waves"

from The Fleeting Light of Impermanence

Shonen Knife - "Party"

from Sweet Candy Power

Pelican - "Nighttime Stories"

from Nighttime Stories


Tomb Mold - "Infinite Resurrection"

from Planetary Clairvoyance

Falls of Ramos - "Weapons of Refusal"

from Patterns in Mythology

Kyle Craft - "2 Ugly 4 NY"

from Showboat Honey

Spoon - "No Bullets Spent"

from Everything Nits at Once: The Best of Spoon

The Flaming Lips - "The Sparrow"

from King's Mouth: Music and Songs

Joe Pug - "The Letdown"

from The Flood in Color


Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - "Beast For Thee"

from When We Are Inhuman

Leo Svirsky - "River Without Banks"

from River Without Banks

Noah Gunderson - "Audrey Hepburn"

from Lover

Black Belt Eagle Scout - "At The Party"

from At The Party With My Brown Friends

The Hold Steady - "Denver Haircut"

from Thrashing Through the Passion

Sleater-Kinney - "Reach Out"

from The Center Won't Hold

Russian Circles - "Sinaia"

from Blood Year

Here Lies Man - "Washing Bones"

from No Ground To Walk Upon

Ty Segall - "Taste"

from First Taste

Ms. Jody - "Haters Gonna Be Hatin'"

from Get It! Get It!

Bobby Rush - "Bowlegged Woman"

from Sitting On Top Of The Blues