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Monday, August 19, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Bonobo, “Hatoa”
  • Civil Wars, “Disarm”
  • Iron and Wine, “Rattling Bone”
  • Steely Dan, “Throw Out Your Gold Teeth”
  • The Lickets, “Serial East”
  • Alabama Shakes, “Hold On”
  • Daft Punk, “Something About Us”
  • Miles Davis, “Pinocchio”
  • EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
  • Steve Earle, “Halo Round the Moon”
  • Gnarls Barkley, “Crazy”
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
  • 1517, “The Whitest Boy Alive”
  • Led Zeppelin, “Fool In The Rain”


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