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Sirius Playlist – Week 13 (Touch & Go Records tribute) | 29 MP3s

Touch and Go

Two weeks ago I dedicated an entire radio show to Merge Records. This week (August 29, 2006) I dedicated the show to Touch and Go who are celebrating their 25th anniversary with a three day festival starting Friday September 8th in Chicago. All twenty-nine songs I played are right here as MP3s…

PLAYING FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 8TH
1) !!! (Chk Chk Chk) – Hello? Is This Thing On?
2) Ted Leo & The Pharmacists – Where Have All The Rude Boys Gone?
3) Girls Against Boys – Kill the Sexplayer
4) Supersystem – Everybody Sings
5) Shipping News – We Start to Drift

PLAYING SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 9TH
6) Shellac – Watch Song
7) Big Black – Texas
8) Man or Astro-Man? – DNI
9) Scratch Acid – Greatest Gift
10) Sally Timms – Little Tommy Tucker
11) Didjits – Killboy Powerhead
12) Killdozer – Hi There
13) The New Year – Gasoline

PLAYING SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 10TH
14) Calexico – Frontera
15) Pinback – Fortress
16) CocoRosie – Good Friday
17) The Black Heart Procession – Not Just Words
18) Brick Layer Cake – Stars
19) Seam – Bunch
20) Enon – Kanon
21) Quasi – It&#039s Raining
22) Arcwelder – Do Something Right

NOT PLAYING THE FESTIVAL
23) Dirty Three – I Really Should&#039ve Gone Out Last Night
24) Die Kreuzen – Big Bad Days
25) June of 44 – Sink Is Busted
26) The Jesus Lizard – Fly On the Wall
27) TV on the Radio – Dreams
28) Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Art Star
29) Blonde Redhead – Distilled

Touch and Go Records is an independent record label based in Chicago, Illinois, USA, which began life in 1979 in East Lansing, Michigan as a magazine put out by Tesco Vee. Vee was bored with the punk sounds of the day, and captivated by the emerging hardcore movement in America. Inspired, he put out records by the Necros, Fix, Meatmen, and Negative Approach. Tesco’s interest in the label waned around 1982 and he handed it off to Corey Rusk, the Necros’ bass player.” [Wikipedia]

BrooklynVegan Blog Radio airs on Sirius Satellite’s Left of Center on Tuesday nights @ 10 pm EST, and I think they re-run it on Friday at the same time.

Supersystem are playing tonight and touring.

Blonde Redhead are playing CMJ and stuff.

TV on the Radio are touring.

CocoRosie are playing Carnegie Hall.

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