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Fan Following Playlist

What is it about a song or an artist that creates a fan following? This week’s playlist dives into this subject by looking at big-picture and personal reasons what we’ve followed more closely some artists in indie music. New music as well as a few great covers that we had to leave out of our special this year. Enjoy!
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Hour 1 Playlist

The Deer & the Wolf / 3:54 / Sophie Ellis-Bextor / Wanderlust / Douglass Valentine / 2014 /
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Young Blood / 4:28 / Sophie Ellis-Bextor / Wanderlust / Douglass Valentine / 2014 /
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Obsidian / 5:55 / Trevor Hall / Chapter of the Forest / Vanguard Records / 2014 /
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The Promised Land / 4:19 / Trevor Hall / Chapter of the Forest / Vanguard Records / 2014 /
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1,000 Things / 3:28 / Sarah Jarosz / Build Me Up From Bones / Sugar Hill Records / 2013 /
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The Book of Right-On / 5:36 / Sarah Jarosz / Build Me Up From Bones / Sugar Hill Records / 2013 /
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Ashes / 3:45 / Fox and the Bird / Darkest Hours / Fox and the Bird / 2013 /
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Saints / 2:54 / Fox and the Bird / Darkest Hours / Fox and the Bird / 2013 /
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I’ve Never Been / 4:44 / Wendy Colonna / Nectar / Wendy Colonna / 2013 /
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Girl Without A Name / 4:30 / Wendy Colonna / Nectar / Wendy Colonna / 2013 /
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Lions / 4:20 / William Fitzsimmons / Lions / William Fitzsimmons / 2013 /
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Brandon / 2:49 / William Fitzsimmons / Lions / William Fitzsimmons / 2013 /
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What A Wonderful World / 2:41 / Jenny & Tyler / For Freedom-A Covers EP / Jenny & Tyler / 2013 /
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I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For (feat. Sara Groves) / 5:53 / Jenny & Tyler / For Freedom-A Covers EP / Jenny & Tyler / 2013 /
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Hour 2 Playlist

Cardiac Arrest / 3:03 / Bad Suns / Language & Perspective / Vagrant Records / 2014 /
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Hidden Hand / 3:39 / Dry The River / Alarms In The Heart / Transgressive Records / 2014 /
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Swollen But Not The Same / 4:15 / Bobby Bare Jr. / A Storm, A Tree, My Mother’s Head / Thirty Tigers / 2010 /
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Appaloosa / 5:17 / Chris Robinson Brotherhood / The Magic Door / Silver Arrow Records / 2012 /
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This Time / 3:27 / Chantal Claret / The One, The Only… / The End Records / 2012 /
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Revel / 3:23 / Bootstraps / Bootstraps / Bootstraps / 2014 /
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It’s Not / 3:28 / Aimee Mann / Lost In Space / SuperEgo Records / 2012 /
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When Finally Set Free / 3:56 / Copeland / Beneath Medicine Tree / The Militia Group / 2003 /
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Brightest / 2:10 / Copeland / Beneath Medicine Tree / The Militia Group / 2003 /
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Straight to Hell (The Clash Cover) / 5:22 / Lily Allen / War Child – Heroes, Vol. 1 / War Music / 2009 /
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Eli, The Barrow Boy (The Decemberists Cover) / 3:10 / Erin’s Charm / Will You Go / Erin’s Charm / 2011 /
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Most Of The Time / 5:30 / Sophie Zelmani / Masked & Anonymous (Music From the Motion Picture) / Greatful Dead/Artista/Serraglio Edizioni Musicali/Best Sound/Sony/Burning Rose/Mammoth / 2003 /
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D’yer Maker / 4:38 / Leslie King / A Tribute To Led Zeppelin-Living, Lovin, Played / Reverberations / 2002 /
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Run To Me / 3:07 / Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs / Under The Covers, Vol. 1 / Shout! Factory / 2006 /
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Total Eclipse of the Heart (cover) / 4:19 / Love Me Electric / Rockin’ Romance / Love Me Electric / 2009 /
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Cover Special 2014 Playlist

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It’s that time of year, where we explore excellent reinterpretations of our favorite songs, covered by different artists. This week I explain what qualifies as a great cover song, how a good cover song is different than a tribute track, and more. Enjoy!

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Hour 1 Playlist

Enjoy the Silence / 3:32 / Anberlin / Punk Goes 90s / Fearless Records / 2006 /
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The Boys of Summer / 4:24 / Matthew Mayfield / 72 Songs | Every Release / Matthew Mayfield / 2013 /
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Take My Breath Away / 4:52 / Copeland / Know Nothing Stays The Same AD / The Militia Group / 2004 / Amazon

Skinny Love / 3:23 / Birdy / Birdy / Jasmine Van den Bogaerde / 2011 /
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Drain You / 3:37 / Horse Feathers / Drain You / Bonnet of Briars – Single / Kill Rock Stars / 2010 /
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Every Tear is a Waterfall – Coldplay / 3:30 / Awake! Awake! / Live Acoustic Covers / Awake! Awake! / 2011 /
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Firework feat. David Choi / 4:46 / Boyce Avenue / Cover Collaborations, Vol. 1 / Peace Records / 2010 /
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Tonight, Tonight (feat. Levi Weaver) / 4:45 / Jenny & Tyler / For Freedom-A Covers EP / Jenny & Tyler / 2013 / iTunes

When I Was Your Man / 3:31 / Jona Selle / Covers Vol. 1 / Jona Selle / 2013 /
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I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry / 3:15 / Amy Lee / We Walk The Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash / Blackbird Production Partners / 2012 /
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The Long Black Veil / 2:53 / Iron & Wine / We Walk The Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash / Blackbird Production Partners / 2012 /
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Not Dark Yet / 6:23 / Silversun Pickups / Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International [Disc 1] / Amnesty International USA / 2012 /
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I’ll Remember You / 4:48 / Thea Gilmore / Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years Of Amnesty International / Amnesty International USA / 2012 /
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Lessons Learned (feat. Rachael Yamagata) / 4:31 / Cary Brothers / Covers, Vol. 1 – EP / Procrastination Records / 2012 / iTunes

Hour 2 Playlist

Space Age Love Song / 3:49 / No Motiv / Before You Were Punk! / Vagrant / 1998 /
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Wonderwall / 4:21 / Holly Figueroa / One / Holly Figueroa / 2011 / iTunes

Natural Blues (Moby / Vera Hall cover) / 2:36 / little hurricane / Stay Classy (A Collection of Cover Songs) / little hurricane / 2013 /
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I’m On Fire (Bruce Springsteen cover) / 2:20 / little hurricane / Stay Classy (A Collection of Cover Songs) / little hurricane / 2013 /
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No Surprises / 3:45 / Amanda Palmer / Amanda Palmer Performs the Popular Hits of Radiohead On Her Magical Ukulele / 8ft. Records / 2010 / iTunes

I Walked (Sufjan Stevens cover, featuring Simone White) / 2:46 / Fol Chen / A Timely Introduction to the Sounds of Fol Chen / Fol Chen / 2013 /
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Runaway / 2:47 / Bayside / Covers, Vol. 1 – EP / Glumshoe Records / 2012 /
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Empire State of Mind / 3:47 / Halestorm / In the Live Room – EP / Atlantic / 2012 /
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Berzerk / 3:25 / Madilyn Bailey / The Covers, Vol. 6 / Keep Your Soul Records / 2013 /
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Diamond Dogs / 3:30 / Lindsay Katt / Diamond Dogs – Single / Lindsay Katt / 2012 /
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Iron Man / 4:20 / The Cardigans / First Band on the Moon / Universal Music AB / 1996 /
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Never Gonna Give You / 2:54 / PelleK / Covers Vol. 1 / Pellek / 2014 /
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Torn / 3:48 / Hands Like Houses / Punk Goes 90s, Vol. 2 / Fearless Records / 2014 /
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The Day I Tried to Live / 3:45 / Michael Tiernan / Jumping In / Still Listening Productions / 2005 /
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Black Hole Sun / 4:33 / Copeland / Dressed Up & In Line / The Militia Group / 2007 /
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Comedown / 5:32 / Mayday Parade / Punk Goes 90s, Vol. 2 / Fearless Records / 2014 /
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Sick of Myself (Cover) / 3:40 / Bowling For Soup / Goes To The Movies / Zomba Recordings / 2005 /
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Sounds Of Summer Playlist

Feature Artist and Indie Sensation Lindsay Katt

Feature Artist and Indie Sensation Lindsay Katt

Enjoy!

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Playlist Hour 1

Lavender / 4:26 / Ray LaMontagne / Supernova / Stone Dwarf / 2014

No Other Way / 3:38 / Ray LaMontagne / Supernova / Stone Dwarf / 2014

Something We Just Know / 2:51 / Twin Forks / Twin Forks / Twin Forks / 2014

Who’s Looking Out / 4:07 / Twin Forks / Twin Forks / Twin Forks / 2014

She’s a Mystery to Me / 4:17 / Roy Orbison / Mystery Girl Expanded / Roys Boys /

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(All I Can Do Is) Dream You / 3:40 / Roy Orbison / Mystery Girl Expanded / Roys

Boys / 2014

Love Is A Chemical / 3:26 / Robert Francis / Heaven / Aeronaut Records / 2014

Everything Will Pass / 5:00 / Robert Francis / Heaven / Aeronaut Records / 2014

When We Were Young / 4:25 / Brett Dennen / Smoke and Mirrors / Atlantic / 2013

Not Too Late / 3:30 / Brett Dennen / Smoke and Mirrors / Atlantic / 2013

Non Typical / 4:10 / Chuck Ragan / Till Midnight / Sideonedummy Records / 2014

Gave My Heart Out / 3:06 / Chuck Ragan / Till Midnight / Sideonedummy Records /

2014

Alive / 4:16 / Oceanroyal / Lucky Drive (Side A) – EP / Oceanroyal / 2011

Flower Bones / 3:40 / Oceanroyal / Lucky Drive (Side A) – EP / Oceanroyal / 2011

Sugartown / 2:26 / Camper Van Beethoven / El Camino Real / SLG / 2014

Grasshopper / 3:06 / Camper Van Beethoven / El Camino Real / SLG / 2014

Hour 2

I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For (feat. Sara Groves) / 5:53 / Jenny & Tyler

/ For Freedom: A Covers EP / Jenny & Tyler / 2013

Fortune / 3:51 / William Fitzsimmons / Lions / William Fitzsimmons / 2013

Shout / 3:27 / Lindsay Katt / Happy Fits Of Rage / Lindsay Katt / 2013

Black Bear / 5:12 / Andrew Belle / Black Bear / Andrew Belle Inc / 2013

Blew My Mind / 3:04 / Dresses / Sun Shy / Sideonedummy Records / 2013

Illusions / 4:57 / Shout Out Louds / Optica (Bonus Track Version) / Merge Records

/ 2013

Burn It Down / 3:58 / Echo & The Bunnymen / Meteorites / SLG / 2014

Alberta Gold / 3:34 / Matt Andersen / Weightless / Stubbyfingers / 2014

Spy / 5:27 / Jerry Joseph / Jerry Joseph / Cosmo Sex School Records / 2013

Give A Little More / 4:02 / Los Lonely Boys / Revelation / Texican Songs (BMI)/

House Of Sea Gayle/Little Mojo Music (ASCAP) / 2014

Runner’s High / 4:12 / The Hold Steady / Teeth Dreams / Hold Steady Industries /

2014

Fit Together / 4:15 / Augustana / Life Imitating Life / Razor and Tie Recordings /

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Say You Want Me / 3:53 / Augustana / Life Imitating Life / Razor and Tie

Recordings / 2014

Valley / 3:38 / Fox and the Bird / Darkest Hours / Fox and the Bird / 2013