two radio shows today: Top Song Obsessions and the Bay Bridged’s Best of the Bay!


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After a week off, I’ll be back on the air on KZSU today twice for two specials that I’ve been telling you about.

During either show you can listen online or at 90.1 FM.

3-5pm: My top song obsessions of 2008. A look back at the most obsession-worthy songs got stuck in my head this year.

During this show you’ll be able to follow my playlist online.

10pm-midnight: Ben Van Houten, the co-founder of the great local podcast/ blog the Bay Bridged, will join me for the 2nd consecutive year to take a look at their selections for Best of the Bay.

During this show you’ll be able to follow my playlist online.

Update Here are the playlists.

I once was Canadian (Top Song Obsessions of 2008)

  • Two Sheds – It’s Hard
  • Lymbyc Systym – Love Your Abuser
  • the Special Goodbye – Country Radio
  • Sufjan Stevens – Christmas in the Room
  • Fanfarlo – Harold T. Wilkins
  • Ohbijou – Darcy
  • Joe Pug – Hymn #101
  • the Rural Alberta Advantage – Don’t Haunt this Place
  • Alabama Sacred Harp Convention – David’s Lamentation
  • Koernag Namadlanga – Ngiyalila
  • Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell – Oh How I’d Miss You
  • Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band – Moving’ On Up/ I Can’t Turn You Loose (Reprise 3)
  • The Avett Brothers – Tear Down The House
  • Damien Jurado – Murderer
  • Johnny Flynn – Wayne Rooney
  • Sarah Siskind – Lovin’s For Fools
  • Bon Iver – Creature Fear
  • Bon Iver – Team
  • J Tillman – Jesse’s Not a Sleeper
  • Johnny Flynn – Ghost of O’Donahue
  • Fanfarlo – Your Are One of the Few Outsiders That Really Understands Us
  • Magnolia Electric Co – It’s Hard to Love a Man
  • David Bazan – I Never Wanted You
  • Bon Iver – Blood Bank

I once was Canadian (the Bay Bridged’s Best of the Bay 2008)

  • Silian Rail – Awake
  • Geographer – Leave
  • the Dodos – Jodi
  • Winter’s Fall – Muddy & White
  • Low Red Land – Goodnight, Moon
  • Morning Benders – Patient Patient
  • Maus Haus – Radio Dials Die
  • Why? – These Few Presidents
  • Michael Zapruder – Black Wine
  • Port O’Brien – Fisherman’s Son
  • 20 Minute Loop – Winsor McCay
  • Last of the Blacksmiths – Giving Up
  • the Mommyheads – Help Me
  • the Red Verse – Circles
  • Bart Davenport – Jon Jon
  • Birdmonster – the Iditarod
  • Man/ Miracle – Pushing and Shoving
  • Beatbeat Whisper – Mismanaged Sky
  • the Heavenly States – the Race
  • Photons – Something Left to Live For
  • Railcars – There is Ice: It is Blue
  • Two Sheds – To Be Alive
  • The Ian Fays – Saint Catherine of Sienna
  • French Miami – Multi Caliber Rifles


2 Responses to “two radio shows today: Top Song Obsessions and the Bay Bridged’s Best of the Bay!”

  1. Tim says:

    Have you listened to Zoe Keating? I think she’s a SF native. Phenomenal instrumental music… http://www.zoekeating.com/index.html

  2. adrian says:

    Tim, I hadn’t heard her. It’s pretty interesting stuff. Thanks for the tip.

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