Here's what we're all listening to right now. What's rocking your world this week?
As people who think about, talk about, write about, listen to and make music, it's not surprising that the most common (and favorite) topic of conversation among us is the same: "What are you listening to right now?" Stick a quarter in us, and, boy, wouldn't you know it, off we go, on and on about this new song we can't stop listening to, or this new album flipping our wig or an old favorite we rediscovered. So whether you're looking for recommendations, trying to get a feel for our individual sensibilities or are just curious, we've compiled a list of all the things we've been listening to this week. Keep reading to see which albums and songs were in heavy rotation, and then, of course, feel free to weigh in with your picks.
Guided by Voices - Human Amusements at Hourly Rates
Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
Bauhaus - In the Flat Field
Sleigh Bells - "Comeback Kid"
The Eels - "New Alphabet"
Fats Domino - "Fat Man"
Bob Dylan - "Lilly, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts"
Fox Street All Stars - Tough Talk
The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem - "Haul Away Joe"
Led Zeppelin - Houses of the Holy
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds - Push the Sky Away
Paul Motian Trio - Sound of Love
Petra Haden - Petra Goes to the Movies
Ananda Shankar - Ananda Shankar
Jim James - Regions of Light and Sound of God
Panama Soweto - "Learn"
Raw-B Gone - "I'm Gone"
Mayday! (featuring Brotha Lynch) - "Strange"
Analiza Slim (featuring Innerstate Ike, The Jacka & Jimathez) - "I Just Wanna Ball"
Mac Duna (featuring E-40) - "Vallejo Nigga"