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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.


• 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”



• 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



• 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


• 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


• 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



• 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”



• 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


• 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




• 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



• 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)



• 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



• 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



• 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



• 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