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        Year Three            

Music released in Clementine's third year of life (Sept. '17-Aug. '18), 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.

September

• LCD Soundsystem – “call the police”

from american dream

 

• The National – “Empire Line”

from Sleep Well Beast

 

• Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton – “Little Black Bear (Blue Rooms Version)”

from Wildflower Blues

 

• The Clientele – “The Neighbour”

from Music for the Age of Miracles

 

• Godspeed You! Black Emperor – “Bosses Hang, Pts. 1-3”

from Luciferian Towers

 

• Phoebe Bridgers – “Georgia”

from Stranger in the Alps

 

• Four Tet – “LA Trance”

from New Energy

 

• Alvvays – “Already Gone”

from Antisocialites

 

• Stavesacre – “Sideways”

from MCMXCV

 

• Charlie Parr – “Salt Water”

from Dog

 

• Yusuf/Cat Stevens – “Blackness of the Night”

from The Laughing Apple

 

• Micah P. Hinson – “The Last Song”

from Micah P. Hinson Presents: The Holy Strangers

 

• Wolf Alice – “Heavenward”

from Visions of a Life

 

October 

• Benjamin Clementine – “Phantom of Aleppoville”

from I Tell A Fly

 

• Beck – “Dear Life”

from Colors

 

• Bootsy Collins – “Bass-Rigged-System”

from World Wide Funk

 

• Wu-Tang Clan – “Pearl Harbor”

from The Saga Continues

 

• Curtis Harding – “On And On”

from Face Your Fear

 

• Cults – “Offering”

from Offering

 

• Andrew Bird – “Lazuli Bunting”

from Echolocations: River

 

• Destroyer – “Tinseltown Swimming in Blood”

from ken

 

• Starflyer 59 – “Like A Baby (Version 2)”

from Terror

 

• Joe Henry – “Climb”

from Thrum

 

• Kyle Craft – “Waterfalls”

from Girl Crazy

 

• The Replacements – “Color Me Impressed – Live at Maxwell’s, Hoboken, NJ, 2/4/86”

from For Sale: Live At Maxwell’s 1986

November

• Billy Bragg – “Saffiyah Smiles”

from Bridges Not Walls

 

• Mavis Staples – “Peaceful Dream”

from If All I Was Was Black

 

• Sufjan Stevens – “Wallowa Lake Monster”

from The Greatest Gift

 

• Bjork – “Future Forever”

from Utopia

 

• Dan Reeder – “Nobody Wants To Be You”

from Nobody Wants To Be You

 

• Saintseneca – “Moon Barks At The Dog”

from Moon Barks At The Dog

 

• The Dad Horse Experience – “That’s The Day”

from I Am A Stranger Here Below

 

• The Drive-By Truckers – “The Perilous Night”

from The Perilous Night

 

• Mega Drive – “Time And Trigger”

from The Grid

 

• Zao – “Drifting Shadows in Walking Dreams”

from Pyrrhic Victory

 

• Iron Maiden – “Wrathchild – Live at 3 Arena, Dublin, Ireland, Saturday, 5/6/2017”

from The Book of Souls: Live Chapter

 

• The Innocence Mission - "The Snow on Pi Day"

from The Snow Day On Pi

December

• Big Country – “In a Big Country – Live at Minneapolis 1st Ave., 6/11/93

from We’re Not In Kansas the Live Bootleg 1993 – 1998

 

• The Hold Steady – “Entitlement Crew”

from Entitlement Crew b/w A Snake in the Shower

 

• Neil Young, Promise of the Real – “Almost Always”

from The Visitor

 

• Sufjan Stevens – “Tonya Harding (In Eb major)

from Tonya Harding

 

• The Streets – “Sometimes I Hate My Friends More Than My Enemies”

from Burn Bridges

 

• Belle & Sebastian – “Sweet Dew Lee”

from How To Solve Our Human Problems (Part 1)

 

• The Rolling Stones – “Everybody Needs Somebody To Love – Top Gear/1965”

from On Air

 

January

• Shame – “Lampoon”

from Songs of Praise

 

• Jeff Rosenstock – “All This Useless Energy”

from POST-

 

• Marie/Lepanto – “Inverness”

from Tenkiller

 

• Strand of Oaks – “Passing Out”

from Harder Love

 

• The Go! Team – “Semicircle Song”

from SEMICIRCLE

 

• Belle & Sebastian – The Same Star

from How To Solve Our Human Problems (Part 2)

 

• The Shins – “Heartworms”

from The Worm’s Heart

 

• They Might Be Giants – “Let’s Get This Over With”

from I Like Fun

 

• Calexico – “End of the World With You”

from The Thread That Keeps Us

 

• The Bad Plus - "Hurricane Birds"

from Never Stop II 

• Nils Frahm – “Momentum”

from All Melody

February

• Kyle Craft – “Gold Calf Moon”

from Full Circle Nightmare

 

• Twin Peaks – “Tossing Tears”

from Sweet ’17 Singles

 

• Happy Accidents – “Nunhead”

from Everything But The Here And Now

 

• Belle & Sebastian – “Everything Is Now (Part Two)

from How To Solve Our Human Problems (Part 3)

 

• U.S. Girls – “Poem”

from In A Poem Unlimited

 

• Fine China – “Not Thrilled”

from Not Thrilled

 

• Car Seat Headrest – “Twin Fantasy (Those Boys)

from Twin Fantasy

 

• Screaming Females – “Black Moon”

from All at Once

 

• Superchunk – “What A Time To Be Alive”

from What A Time To Be Alive

 

• TW Walsh – “Born Hungry”

from Born Hungry

 

• Marlon Williams – “Make Way for Love”

from Make Way for Love

 

• Doc Watson – “Little Sadie (Live)”

from Live at Club 47

 

 

March

• Joan Baez – “Whistle Down The Wind”

from Whistle Down The Wind

 

• Lucy Dacus – “Yours & Mine”

from Historian

 

• Haley Hendrickx – “Drinking Song”

from I Need to Start a Garden

 

• Moby – “The Ceremony of Innocence”

from Everything Was Beautiful, and Nothing Hurt

 

• Johann Johannsson & Theatre of Voices – “Holy Thursday”

from Englaborn & Variations

 

• David Byrne – “I Dance Like This”

from American Utopia

 

• A Winged Victory for the Sullen – “Long May It Sustain”

from 1+1=X

 

• Soccer Mommy – “Still Clean”

from Clean

 

• The Decemberists – “Everything Is Awful”

from I’ll Be Your Girl

 

• Andrew W.K. – “Music Is Worth Living For”

from You’re Not Alone

 

• Yo La Tengo – “For You Too”

from There’s A Riot Going On

 

• Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats – “Be There”

from Tearing At The Seams

 

• Durand Jones & The Indications – “Groovy Babe – Live in Bloomington, IN”

from Durand Jones & The Indications

 

• Bettye LaVette – “Mama, You Been On My Mind”

from Things Have Changed

 

• Dom Flemons – “One Dollar Bill”

from Black Cowboys

 

• Jack White – “Connected By Love”

from Boarding House Reach

 

• Arvo Part/Youhwa Lee – “Spiegel im Spiegel (Arr. For Piano Solo)

from Arvo Part: Piano Music

 

April

• Sigur Ros –“63°47’36.2”N 18°02’16.9”W”

from Route One

 

• Arvo Part/NFM Wroclaw Philharmonic – “Symphony No. 3:II”

from Arvo Part: The Symphonies

 

• Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik – “Ni Modre Av Sol”

from Hugsjá

 

• A Hawk And a Handsaw – “Night Sneaker”

from Forest Bathing

 

• Okkervil River – “Famous Tracheotomies”

from In The Rainbow Rain

 

• Eels – “Sweet Scorched Earth”

from The Deconstruction

 

• Willie Nelson – “I’ll Try To Do Better Next Time”

from Last Man Standing

 

• John Prine – “Summer’s End”

from The Tree of Forgiveness

 

• Walter Wolfman Washington – “Steal Away”

from My Future is My Past

 

• Ryan Pollie – “Blackout”

from Blackout

 

• Dreamend – “In My Heart”

from S/T

 

• Mothers – “Pink and Blue”

from I Only Listen To The Mountain Goats: All Hail West Texas

 

• Laura Veirs – “Watch Fire (feat. Sufjan Stevens)”

from The Lookout

 

• David Bowie – “Five Years (Live)”

from Welcome To The Blackout (Live London ’78)

 

May

• Kevin Morby/Waxahatchee – “Farewell Transmission”

from Farewell Transmission b/w The Dark Don’t Hide It

 

• Richard Hawley – “A Little Bit More”

from Funny Cow

 

• The Sea and Cake – “Cover The Mountain”

from Any Day

 

• Ray LaMontagne – It’s Always Been You”

from Part of the Light

 

• Damien Jurado – “The Last Great Washington State”

from The Horizon Just Laughed

 

• Ry Cooder – “Jesus and Woody”

from The Prodigal Son

 

• Durand Jones & The Indications – “You and Me”

from You and Me b/w Put A Smile on Your Face

 

• Brian Eno – “Delightful Universe (Seen From Above)”

from Music for Installations

 

• Beach House – “Drunk in LA”

from 7

 

• Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks – “Shiggy”

from Sparkle Hard

 

• Shonen Knife – “Banana Chips”

from ALIVE! in Osaka

 

• Bombino – “Deran Deran Alkheir (Well Wishes)”

from Deran

 

• Weezer – “Africa”

from Weezer (Teal Album)

 

• Cut Worms – “Cash For Gold”

from Hollow Ground

 

June

• Neko Case – “Halls of Sarah”

from Hell-On

 

• Father John Misty – “Disappointing Diamonds Are The Rarest of Them All”

from God’s Favorite Customer

 

• LUMP – “Late To The Flight”

from LUMP

 

• Snail Mail – “Pristine”

from Lush

 

• Marisa Anderson – “Sanctuary”

from Cloud Corner

 

• The Innocence Mission – “Shadow of the Pines”

from Sun on the Square

 

• Angelo De Augustine – “Effervescent Island”

from Carcassonne

 

• David Eugene Edwards/Alexander Hacke – “Lily”

from Risha

 

• Buddy Guy – “When My Day Comes”

from The Blues Is Alive and Well

 

• Nick Lowe – “Tokyo Bay”

from Tokyo Bay

 

• John Coltrane – “Untitled Original 11386 – Take 1”

from Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album

 

July

• Ms. Jody – “Ms. Jody’s Got A Man”

from I’m Doin’ My Thang

 

• Ty Segall/White Fence – “A Nod”

from Joy

 

• Tanukichan – “Lazy Love”

from Sundays

 

• Iggy Pop/Underworld – “I’ll See Big”

from Teatime Dub Encounters

 

• The National – “Fake Empire (Live in Brussels)”

from Boxer Live in Brussels

 

• David Bazan – “Thread”

from Devinyl Splits No. 8

 

• Saul Williams – “The Flaw You Worship”

from The Flaw You Worship

 

• Deafheaven – “Honeycomb”

from Ordinary Corrupt Human Love

 

August

• Mitski – “Geyser”

from Be the Cowboy

 

• Free Cake for Every Creature – “Be Home Soon”

from The Bluest Star

 

• Tomberlin – “Any Other Way”

from At Weddings

 

• Cullen Omori – “Four Years”

from The Diet

 

• Ohmme – “Icon”

from Parts

 

• William Shatner/Jeff Cook – “Too Old To Be a Vegan”

from Why Not Me

 

• Neil Diamond – “Girl You’ll Be A Woman Soon – Live At The Greek Theatre/2012”

from Hot August Night III

 

• El Ten Eleven – “Phenomenal Problems”

from Banker’s Hill

 

• Saintseneca – “Timshel”

from Pillar of Na

 

• Iron & Wine – “Autumn Town Leaves”

from Weed Garden

Jolie Holland
Godspeed You! Black Emperor