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    Dan Hegarty - The Alternative Tuesday 15 October 2013

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    ALBUMS OF THE WEEK: STANO, PEARL JAM, & GLASSER

    As every monstrously large band has experienced; there are as many people that hate Pearl Jam as there are who love them. The Seattle survivors have always managed to deliver strong albums, and ‘Lightening Bolt’ is no exception. Simply put, it’s a strong album from a band that still have a hunger to make music.

    Stano is one of Ireland’s unsung musical heroes (I don’t use that word likely). An artist who’s career has spanned many decades, but is on a steady upward trajectory. ‘Unknown Distance’ is his fourth album in as many years, and one that shows Stano at his creative best.

    Proving that her debut album ‘Ring’ wasn’t some sort of fluke (not that there was ever any doubt that it was), Glasser is back with album number two ‘Interriors’. It’s a wonderful collection of offbeat pop tunes that are going to enchant just about anyone who likes their music slightly off kilter will love this.

    http://pearljam.com/

    http://www.stanoireland.com/

    http://glassermusic.com/

     

    Playlist - The Alternative (with Dan Hegarty) – Tuesday, October 15

     

    Arctic Monkeys - 'Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?’
    LCD Soundsystem – ‘North American Scum’
    Pixies - 'Indie Cindy'
    The Strypes – ‘She’s So Fine’
    The Jezabels – ‘The End’
    North Atlantic Oscillation - 'Marrow'
    Blink - 'Cello'
    Glasser - 'Landscape’
    MARRS – ‘Pump Up The Volume’
    Le Galaxie – ‘Lucy Is Here’
    Cadence Weapon - 'Real Estate'
    John Grant - 'Black Belt'
    Mangonad Vs Stanley Odd - 'The Numbness' (Dead Leg Drop Remix)
    School Of seven Bells – ‘Put Your Sad Down’

    Hour 2:

    The Who – ‘Pinball Wizard’
    The Hot Sprockets - 'Comin' On'
    Yppah - 'City Glow’
    Stano - 'Afghan Pop’
    Patti Smith - 'Dancing Barefoot'
    The Altered Hours – ‘Sweet Jelly Roll’
    Pearl Jam – ‘Mind Your Manners’
    Bombino – ‘Adinat’
    Mark Greaney - 'Long Way South' (Acoustic Session)
    Mineral – ‘Serial Monkey’
    Power Of Dreams – ‘There I Go Again’
    David Bowie – ‘Absolute Beginners’
    David Bowie – ‘Hang On To Yourself’
    David Bowie – ‘Love Is Lost’ (James Murphy Remix)

    Hour 3:

    Bjork – ‘Army Of me’
    Anna Calvi – ‘Eliza’
    Zola Jesus – ‘I Can’t Stand’
    Ann Scott – ‘Star’
    Constant Supply - '3rd In Line’

    Metallica Back & Forth:
    Metallica – ‘Blackened’
    Metallica – ‘Until It Sleeps’
    Metallica – ‘Orion’
    Metallica – ‘Enter Sandman’
    Metallica – ‘The Unforgiven’
    Lou Reed & Metallica – ‘The View’
    Metallica – ‘The Judas Kiss’

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Landscape
      Composer: Glasser
      Performer(s): Glasser
      Performer(s): Glasser
      Album: Interiors, True Panthers Sounds, TRUE090-2
      Duration: 3:57
    • Title: Love Is Lost James Murphy Remix
      Performer(s): David Bowie
      Performer(s): David Bowie
      Album: THE NEXT DAY EXTRA’ COLLECTORS EDITION, Sony
      Duration: 10:25
    • Title: The End
      Performer(s): The Jezabels
      Performer(s): The Jezabels
      Album: Pias Recordings
      Duration: 3:31
    • Title: I Know
      Composer: Follin/Oblivion
      Performer(s): Cults
      Performer(s): Cults
      Album: Columbia, Static
      Duration: 1:41

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