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1Bright EyesLetting Off the Happiness1. If Winter ends
2. Padraic my prince
3. Contrast and compare
4. The City has sex
5. Difference in the shades
6. Touch
7. June on the west coast
8. Pull my hair
9. A Poetic retelling of an unfortunate seduction
10. Tereza and Tomas
2SparklehorseGood Morning Spider1. Pig
2. Painbirds
3. Saint Mary
4. Good morning spider
5. Sick of goodbyes
6. Box of stars (part 1)
7. Sunshine
8. Chaos of the galaxy/Happy man
9. Hey Joe
10. Come on in
11. Maria's little elbows
12. Cruel sun
13. All night home
14. Ghost of his smile
15. Hundreds of sparrows
16. Box of stars (part 2)
17. Junebug
3Godspeed You Black EmperorF# A# Infinity1. The Dead Flag Bues
2. East Hastings
3. Providence
4HangoversSlow Dirty Tears1. Duck song
2. I'm glad I'm me today
3. Sweetest pain
4. Hello pain
5. Soho
6. I feel like
7. Sorry
8. I hate you
9. We had a really smashing time
10. DrPhone
11. Monmsink
12. Monster
13. Sittin' on top of the world
5HefnerBreaking God's Heart1. Sweetness Lies Within
2. Sad Witch
3. Hymn for the Postal Service
4. Love Will Destroy Us in the End
5. Librarian
6. God Is on My Side
7. Another Better Friend
8. Love Inside the Stud Farm
9. Tactile
10. Eloping
6Mercury RevDeserter's Songs1. Holes
2. Tonite It Shows
3. Endlessly
4. I Collect Coins
5. Opus 40
6. Hudson Line
7. The Happy End (The Drunk Room)
8. Goddess On A Hiway
9. The Funny Bird
10. Pick Up If You're There
11. Delta Sun Bottleneck Stomp
7Gorky's Zygotic MynciGorky 51. Tidal Wave
2. Dyle Fi
3. Let's Get Together
4. Tsunami
5. Not Yet
6. Only the Sea Makes Sense
7. Softly
8. Frozen Smile
9. Sweet Johnny
10. Theme from Gorky 5
11. Hush the Warmth
12. Catrin
8Arab StrapPhilophobia1. Packs of three
2. Soaps
3. Here we go
4. New birds
5. One day after school
6. Islands
7. Night before the funeral
8. Not quite a yes
9. Piglet
10. Afterwards
11. My favourite muse
12. I would've liked me a lot last night
13. First time you're unfaithful
9Black Box RecorderEngland Made Me1. Girl singing in the wreckage
2. England made me
3. New baby boom
4. It's only the end of the world
5. Ideal home
6. Child psychology
7. I c one female
8. Uptown top ranking
9. Swinging
10. Kidnapping an heiress
11. Hated Sunday
10Death Cab For CutieSomething About Airplanes1. Bend to Squares
2. President of What?
3. Champagne from a Paper Cup
4. Your Bruise
5. Pictures in an Exhibition
6. Sleep Spent
7. Face That Launched 1000 Ships
8. Amputations
9. Fake Frowns
10. Line of Best Fit
11Pedro the LionIt's Hard to Find a Friend1. Of Up And Coming Monarchs
2. The Longer I Lay Here
3. Big Trucks
4. Suspect Fled The Scene
5. Bad Diary Days
6. The Longest Winter
7. When They Really Get To Know You They Will Run
8. Of Minor Prophets And Their Prostitute Wives
9. The Bells
10. Secret Of The Easy Yoke
11. The Well
12. Promise
12Neutral Milk HotelIn the Aeroplane Over the Sea1. King of Carrot Flowers, Pt. 1
2. King of Carrot Flowers, Pts. 2-3
3. In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
4. Two-Headed Boy
5. Fool
6. Holland, 1945
7. Communist Daughter
8. Oh Comely
9. Ghost
10. [Untitled]
11. Two-Headed Boy, Pt. 2
13Boo RadleysKingsize1. Blue room in Archway
2. Old newsstand at Hamilton Square
3. Free Huey
4. Monument for a dead century
5. Heaven's at the bottom of this glass
6. Kingsize
7. High as monkeys
8. Eurostar
9. Adieu Clo Clo
10. Jimmy Webb is God
11. She is everywhere
12. Comb your hair
13. Song from the blue room
14. Future is now
14GomezBring it On1. Get Miles
2. Whippin' Piccadily
3. Make no sound
4. 78 stone wobble
5. Tijuana Lady
6. Here Comes The Breeze
7. Love is better than a warm trombone
8. Get myself arrested
9. Free To Run
10. Bubble Gum Years
11. Rie's Wagon
12. The Comeback
15Handsome FamilyThrough the Trees1. Weightless again
2. My sister's tiny hands
3. Stalled
4. Where the birch trees lean
5. Cathedrals
6. Down in the ground
7. Giant of Illonois
8. Down in the valley of hollow logs
9. I fell
10. Woman downstairs
11. Last night I went out walking
12. Bury me here
13. My ghost
16ArnoldHillside Album1. Fleas Don't Fly
2. Ira Jones Goes to the Country
3. Hillside
4. Fishsounds
5. Country Biscuit
6. Windsor Park
7. Curio
8. Rabbit
9. Goodbye Grey
10. Face
11. Rubber Duck
12. Mickey's Mother
13. Moroccan Roll (part 2)
14. Catherine Day
17The Beta BandThe Three EPs1. Dry the rain
2. I Know
3. B+A
4. Dog's got a bone
5. Inner meet me
6. House song
7. Monolith
8. She's the one
9. Push it out
10. It's over
11. Needles in my eyes
12. Dr Baker
18TrickyAngels With Dirty Faces1. Money greedy
2. Mellow
3. Singin' the blues
4. Broken homes
5. 6 minutes
6. Analyze me
7. Moment I feared
8. Talk to me (angels with dirty faces)
9. Carriage for two
10. Demise
11. Tear out my eyes
12. Record companies
13. Peyote sings
14. Taxi
19St EtienneGood Humor1. Woodcabin
2. Sylvie
3. Split Screen
4. Mr. Donut
5. Goodnight Jack
6. Lose That Girl
7. Bad Photographer
8. Been So Long
9. Postman
10. Erica America
11. Dutch TV
20CappadonnaThe Pillage1. Slang editorial
2. The Pillage
3. Run
4. Blood on blood war
5. Supa ninjaz
6. MCF
7. Splish splash
8. Oh Donna
9. Milk the cow
10. South of the border
11. Check for a nigga
12. Dart throwing
13. Young hearts
14. Everything is everything
15. Pump up your fist
16. Black boy
21CalexicoSpoke1. Low Expectations
2. Mind the Gap
3. Mazurra
4. Sanchez
5. Haul
6. Slag
7. Paper Route
8. Glimpse
9. Navy Cut
10. Spokes
11. Scout
12. Point Vicente
13. Wash
14. Ice Cream Jeep
15. Windjammer
16. Mazurka
17. Removed
18. Hitch
19. Stinging Nettle
22Michael HurleyBellemeade Sessions1. $10.00 Gig
2. Girl on the Billboard
3. Victoria
4. Ruben's Train
5. The Beggar's Terms
6. Misery
7. Pay No Attention to Alice
8. Love Changing Blues
9. English Nobleman
10. Ghost Woman Blues
11. Sweet Thing
23Soul CoughingEl Oso1. Rolling
2. Misinformed
3. Circles
4. Blame
5. St. Louise Is Listening
6. Maybe I'll Come Down
7. Houston
8. $300
9. Fully Retractable
10. Monster Man
11. Pensacola
12. I Miss the Girl
13. So Far I Have Not Found the Science
14. Incumbent
24Jesus & Mary ChainMunki1. I Love Rock 'n' Roll
2. Birthday
3. Stardust Remedy
4. Fizzy
5. Moe Tucker
6. Perfume
7. Virtually Unreal
8. Degenerate
9. Cracking Up
10. Commercial
11. Supertramp
12. Never Understood
13. Can't Find the Time for Times
14. Man on the Moon
15. Black
16. Dream Lover
17. I Hate Rock 'n' Roll
25SnowponyThe Slow Motion World of1. Easy Way Down
2. Way to Survive
3. Love Letters
4. Bad Sister
5. 3 Can Keep a Secret (If 2 Are Dead)
6. St. Lucy's Gate
7. John Brown (Triumphal March)
8. Titanic
9. Snow White
10. Siamese Fighting Fish
11. Pylons
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