HEARD: Playlist, 12/19-25/16

December 27th, 2016, 3:00 pm by Greg

Just so you know where our ears have been at, here’s a rundown of what we’ve been spinning at Nippertown HQ (and in the Nippermobile) this past week – CDs, vinyl, streaming and maybe even a cassette or two:

serpentwithfeet: blisters (Tri Angle, 2016)
Anohni: Hopelessness (Secretly Canadian, 2016)
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds: Skeleton Tree (Bad Seeds Ltd, 2016)
Trevor Mitchell, the Scottish Festival Orchestra, more: The Lost Songs of St. Kilda (Decca, 2016)
Yola Carter: Orphan Offering (Ear Trumpet Music, 2016)
William Bell: This Is Where I Live (Stax, 2016)
Mavis Staples: Livin’ on a High Note (Anti, 2016)
Joe Henry: Civilians (Anti, 2007)
Allen Toussaint: American Tune (Nonesuch, 2016)
Chris Whitley & Jeff Lang: Dislocation Blues (Rounder, 2006)
Chris Whitley: Weeds (Messenger, 2004)
Robert Palmer: Pressure Drop (Island, 1975)
Robert Palmer: Some People Can Do What They Like (Island, 1976)
Leonard Cohen: Songs of Love and Hate (Columbia, 1971)
Leonard Cohen: Death of a Ladies’ Man (Warner Bros., 1977)
Hilliard Ensemble: Arvo Part: Litany (ECM, 1996)
DakhaBrakha: The Road (DakhaBrakha, 2016)
Lisa Stansfield: Lisa Stansfield (Arista, 1997)
Astor Piazzolla & the New Tango Quintet: Tango: Zero Hour (Pangaea, 1986)
Roxy Music: Manifesto (Reprise, 1979)
Roxy Music: Avalon (Reprise, 1982)
Leland Sundries: Music for Outcasts (L’Echiquier, 2016)
Bernard Haitink & the London Symphony Orchestra: Brahms’ Symphony No. 4 (LSO, 2005)
Elvis Costello & Allen Toussaint: The River in Reverse (Verve Forecast, 2006)

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