All Songs Considered
In July, we found solace in veterans (Billy Bragg) and newcomers (Canary Room), witnessed personal transformations from IDK and WILLOW, hit funky grooves with William Parker and heard angels become mortal in a collaboration between Sufjan Stevens and Angelo De Augustine.
Songs heard in this episode:
• Billy Bragg: “I Will Be Your Shield” from The Million Things That Never Happened
• Sufjan Stevens & Angelo De Augustine: “Reach Out” from A Beginner’s Mind
• Canary Room: “Christine” from Christine
• WILLOW: “don’t SAVE ME” from lately I feel EVERYTHING
• IDK: “Hey Auntie” from USEE4YOURSELF
• William Parker: “Tabasco” from Mayan Space Station
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