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Thursday, August 29, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Phoenix, “North”
  • The Eurthymics, “Here Comes the Rain Again”
  • Garage a Trois, “Dory’s Day”
  • Laura Veirs, “America”
  • Blue October, “Debris”
  • Steve Earle, “Pocket Full of Rain”
  • Miles Davis, “Teo”
  • Sebastian Tellier, “La Ritournelle”
  • The Shins, “Fall of ’82”
  • The Notting Hillbillies, “Your Own Sweet Way”
  • Allen Touissant, “Tiptina and Me”
  • BeauSoleil, “L’ouragon (the Hurricane)”


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