the Chroniclem:

        Year Two             

Music released in Clementine's second year of life (Sept. '16-Aug. '17), 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

• Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – “Rings of Saturn”

from Skeleton Tree

 

• Wovenhand – “Golden Blossom”

from Star Treatment

 

• Wilco – “Happiness”

from Schmilco

 

• Okkervil River – “Okkervil River R.I.P.”

from Away

 

• Kishi Bashi – “m’Lover”

from Sonderlust

 

• Eluvium – “Individuation”

from False Readings On

 

• Drive-By Truckers – “What It Means”

from American Band

 

• Bobby Rush – “I Don’t Want Nobody Hanging Around”

from Porcupine Meat

 

• Billy Bragg & Joe Henry – “John Henry”

from Shine A Light

 

• Pixies – “All The Saints”

from Head Carrier

 

October

• Leonard Cohen – “Treaty”

from You Want It Darker

 

• Goat – “Trouble in the Streets”

from Requiem

 

• The Notwist – “Consequence – Live”

from Superheroes, Ghostvillains, & Stuff (Live)

 

• Nada Surf – “Blonde on Blonde (Live)”

from Peaceful Ghosts (Live)

 

• Max Richter – “On Reflection”

from Black Mirror – Nosedive

 

November

• Shirley Collins – “Awake Awake/The Split Ash Tree/May Carol/Southover”

from Lodestar

 

• Lambchop – “NIV”

from FLOTUS

 

• A Tribe Called Quest – “We The People….”

from We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service

 

• Arvo Pärt – “Kanon pokajanen: Ode IV”

from Arvo Pärt: Kanon Pokajanen

 

December

• Damien Jurado & Richard Swift – “Hello Sunshine”

from Other People’s Songs, Volume One

 

• Zao – “Xenophobe”

from The Well-Intentioned Virus

 

January

• The Flaming Lips – “We A Family”

from Oczy Mlody

 

• The xx – “A Violent Noise”

from I See You

 

• Sleater-Kinney – “Start Together – Live”

from Live In Paris

 

February

• Strand of Oaks – “Rest of It”

from Hard Love

 

• Tinariwen – “Assawt”

from Elwan

 

March

• Greg Graffin – “Sawmill”

from Millport

 

• David Bazan – “The Ballad of Pedro Y Blanco”

from Care

 

• The Shins – “Name For You”

from Heartworms

 

• Unwed Sailor – “Take A Minute”

from Take A Minute

 

• Spoon – “Tear It Down”

from Hot Thoughts

 

• Bob Dylan – “Stardust”

from Triplicate

 

• Monster Movie – “Don’t  You Want to Love Us”

from Keep The Voices Distant

 

April

• The New Pornographers – “High Ticket Attactions”

from Whiteout Conditions

 

• Ryan Pollie – “Grown”

from Los Angeles Police Department

 

• TW Walsh – “Terrible Freedom”

from Terrible Freedom

 

• The Cranberries – “Linger – Acoustic Version”

from Something Else

 

• Willie Nelson – “It Gets Easier”

from God’s Problem Child

 

May

• Mac DeMarco – “My Old Man”

from This Old Dog

 

• The Mountain Goats – “Andrew Eldritch is Moving Back To Town”

from Goths

 

• Girlpool – “123”

from Powerplant

 

• Slowdive – “Sugar For The Pill”

from Slowdive

 

• Do Make Say Think – “Her Eyes on the Horizon”

from Stubborn Persistent Illusions

 

• Saintseneca – “Book Of The Dead On Sale”

from Book Of The Dead On Sale

 

June

• James McAlister, Sufjan Stevens, Nico Muhly, & Brice Dessner – “Mercury”

from Planetarium

 

• Kevin Morby – “Pearly Gates”

from City Music

 

• Chuck Berry – “Lady B. Good”

from CHUCK

 

• Jeff Tweedy – “Muzzle of Bees”

from Together At Last

 

• Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – “Something to Love”

from The Nashville Sound

 

July

• Lo Tom – Overboard

from Lo Tom

 

• Broken Social Scene – “Hug of Thunder”

from Hug of Thunder

 

• Arcade Fire – “Creature Comfort”

from Creature Comfort EP

 

• Waxahatchee – “Never Been Wrong”

from Out In The Storm

 

• Japanese Breakfast – “The Body Is A Blade”

from Soft Sounds from Another Planet

 

• The Last Dinosaur – “All My Faith”

from The Nothing

 

August

• Grizzly Bear – “Mourning Sound”

from Painted Ruins

 

• El Ten Eleven – “Unusable Love”

from Unusable Love EP

 

• Iron & Wine – “Calling It Dreaming”

from Beast Epic