Nick Drake covered by The Books and Jose Gonzalez.
Each summer, the Pitchfork Music Festival draws thousands of fans to Chicago to hear three day’s worth of performances, by more than 40 bands. It’s a mix of some of the best new and largely unknown, independent bands of the year. On this episode of All Songs Considered, host Bob Boilen talks with freelance reporter Jacob Ganz about some of the music Ganz discovered while covering this year’s festival, which ended July 19
Nick Drake died in 1974, an unknown songwriter with three failed folk albums to his name. But fast forward to the present, and Drake is considered among the most important musicians of his time.
In Three Records from Sundown, Charles Maynes retraces the roots of the Nick Drake legend through interviews with Drake’s producer Joe Boyd.
Three Records From Sundown won the Directors’ Choice Award in the 2009 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition.
"M.I.A’s ‘Galang’ , Aphex Twin’s ‘Jynweythek Ylow’, Shackleton’s ‘Tin Foil Sky’, The Banker and Beethoven ‘Adagio Sostenuto’." From http://www.nialler9.com/2009/02/09/kaboogie-label-sampler-vol-2/ (via Tiffehr http://huffduffer.com/tiffehr/2544 )
Drake - Grammys (feat. Future) || Drake - Views || Drake - U With Me? || Drake - Controlla || Drake - 9 || Drake - Faithful (feat. Pimp C x dvsn) || Drake - Pop Style || Drake - Still Here || Drake - One Dance (feat. Wizkid x Kyla) || Drake - Fire x Desire || Drake - Weston Road Flows || Drake - With You (feat. PARTYNEXTDOOR) || Drake - Too Good (feat. Rihanna) || Drake - Feel No Ways || Drake - Keep the Family Close || Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne x Eminem - Forever || Drake - Up All Night || Drake - Headlines || DJ Khaled - I’m On One (feat. Drake, Rick Ross x Lil Wayne) || Young Money - Trophies (feat. Drake) || Drake x Future - Jumpman || French Montana - Pop That (feat. Rick Ross, Drake x Lil Wayne) || Fetty Wap - My Way (feat. Monty) || 2 Chainz - No Lie (feat. Drake) || Drake - Hotline Bling || Drake - Over || Rick Ross - Stay Schemin’ (feat. Drake x French Montana) || Drake - Started From the Bottom || Drake - 10 Bands || Drake - Energy || Drake - Lord Knows (feat. Rick Ross) || Drake - 0 To 100 / The Catch Up ||
Drake Set || Section Boyz - Trapping Ain’t Dead || DJ Lucky L - Don’t Get Smoked ft. 600 Breezy || Kodak Black - SKRT || SAS - Who Is You Kiddin (feat. Skooly) || 2 Chainz - Watch Out || PARTYNEXTDOOR - Blasé (Remix) || P Reign - On A Wave || Drake - Hotline Bling (Chopped and Screwed) ||
[Drake x Future - What A Time To Be Alive] - 22:00 || Drake x Future - Digital Dash || Drake x Future - Big Rings || Drake x Future - Live From the Gutter || Drake x Future - Diamonds Dancing || Drake x Future - Scholarships || Drake x Future - Plastic Bag || Drake x Future - I’m the Plug || Drake x Future - Change Locations || Drake x Future - Jumpman || Drake x Future - Jersey || Drake x Future - 30 For 30 Freestyle ||
- Pretty In Pink by The Psychedelic Furs
- Kiss Me On The Bus by The Replacements
- You Get Me by The Broken Family Band
- All Her Favorite Fruit by Camper Van Beethoven
- Bachelor Kisses by The Go-Betweens
- Slow Show by The National
- Let Me Lie To You by Afghan Whigs
- Pretty in Pink by Psychedelic Furs covered by The National
- Fuzzy by Grant Lee Buffalo covered by Hazeldine
- This Corrosion by Sisters of Mercy covered by Lambchop
- Vapour Trail by Ride covered by Trespassers William
- New Dawn Fades by Joy Division covered by Salter Cane
- Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want by The Smiths covered by The Lancaster Orchestra
Featuring Caribou, Blonde Redhead, Albert Hammond, Jr, Azure Ray, Broken Social Scene, Bibio and Grandaddy.
The 4am is a selection composed entirely of music sent to Warren Ellis by the artists.
- Badman — “Modern Species” (4:19)
- Kemper Norton — “The Unhappitants” (4:23)
- Levi Weaver — “Of Bridges Burned” (3:32)
- Satan’s Monk — Pro-Life (Demo - Alt) (1:22)