Wednesday, December 01, 2010


I was just putting another 20 CDs in our much-imitated "New Arrivals / Used CDs" section... and as I was alphabetizing the stuff it struck me: GAWLDURN IT we have a super sexy / filler free bunch of titles in just now.  I mean... if all you had in your collection were these 50 CDs then guests in your home would look at you with a respect usually reserved for crossing guards and Canadian news anchors.  I mean... CHEGGIT OUT:

Chet Baker - Jazz Essentials (Verve)
Beck - Guero (Interscope)
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Take Them on Your Own (Virgin)
James Brown - In the Jungle Groove (Sony)
Neko Case - Fox Confessor (Mint)
John Coltrane - Stellar Regions  (Impulse)
John Coltrane - Sun Ship (Impulse)
Elvis Costello - My Aim is True (Ryko)
Deep Purple - Best of / Smoke on the Water (Universal)
Bob Dylan - Good as I Been to You (Columbia)
Eels - Souljacker (Universal)
Evangelicals - The Evening Descends (Dead Oceans)
Faith No More - Introduce Yourself (Slash)
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved a Man... (Rhino)
Funkadelic - Maggot Brain (Westbound)
The Go-Betweens - Oceans Apart (Yep Roc)
Half-Handed Cloud - Stowaways (Asthmatic Kitty)
PJ Harvey - Uh-Huh, Her (Island)
John Lee Hooker - Best of  (MCA)
Led Zeppelin - IV (Atlantic)
Modest Mouse - Good News for People... (Epic)
Monster Magnet - Powertrip (A&M)
My Bloody Valentine - Loveless (Sire)
Neon Indian - Psychic Chasms (Lefse)
Pearl Jam - Vs. (Epic)
Various - The Pentangle Family (Castle)
Tom Petty - Mojo (Reprise)
The Pogues -  If I Should Fall From Grace...  (Island)
The Raconteurs - Consolers of the Lonely (WB)
The Raconteurs - Broken Boy Soldiers (V2)
REM - Dead Letter Office (IRS)
The Replacements -  Tim (Sire)
The Roots - Rising Point (Def Jam)
The Roots - Phrenology (MCA)
Paul Simon - Concert in the Park (WB)
Pharoah Sanders - Black Unity (Impulse)
Slint - Spiderland (Touch and Go)
Sufjan Stevens - Michigan (Asthmatic Kitty)
T.Rex - Electric Warrior (Reprise)
Rufus Thomas - Best of (Rhino)
Toots and the Maytals - Best of (Island)
U2 - Best of 1980-1990 (Universal)
Van Halen - II (WB)
Tom Waits - Rain Dogs (Island)
Tom Waits - Mule Variations (Anti-)
White Stripes - Elephant (V2)
Wilco - A Ghost is Born (Nonesuch)
Frank Zappa - Over-nite Sensation (Ryko)
Frank Zappa - Mothers, Filmore East June 1971 (Ryko)


1 comment:

meg. said...

amazing! yer so kewl