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College Countdown Playlists

College Countdown playlist for 04/18/2015

Courtney Barnett's first proper studio album shoots up to #1 this week in just her third week on the Countdown! Plus, we have debuts this week from Vetiver, Pokey LaFarge, Happyness, Monophonics, Doldrums, Laura Marling, Matt & Kim, Waxahatchee and Toro Y Moi!

Support your favorite artists by catching them in concert! See below for a list of upcoming shows featuring artists on today's program:
April 18 - Monophonics - Worcester, MA @ Electric Haze
April 22 - Mitski - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for Speedy Ortiz and Krill)
May 3 - Toro Y Moi - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
May 4 - Sufjan Stevens - Boston, MA @ Wang Theatre
May 7 - Pokey LaFarge - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 9 - Death Cab For Cutie - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 9 - Turbo Fruits - Boston, MA @ Bill's Bar
May 10 - Lower Dens - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace
May 12 - Vetiver - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
May 13 - Lady Lamb The Beekeeper - Portsmouth, NH @ The Press Room
May 13 - Waxahatchee - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 15 - Ryley Walker - Portland, ME @ SPACE Gallery (opening for Blood Warrior and Death Vessel)
May 18 - Courtney Barnett and Chastity Belt - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 23 - Dan Deacon - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
June 5 - Lady Lamb The Beekeeper - Boston, MA @ House Of Blues (opening for Conor Oberst)
June 20 - Lower Dens - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 21 - Ryley Walker - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace (opening for Jessica Pratt)
June 23 - Ryley Walker - Boston, MA @ Great Scott (opening for Jessica Pratt)
June 27 - Ryley Walker - North Adams, MA @ Solid Sound Festival
June 28 - San Cisco - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
July 10 - Jose Gonzalez - Greenfield, MA @ Green River Festival
July 23 - Modest Mouse - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 25 - The Decemberists, Jose Gonzalez and Courtney Barnett - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 26 - Laura Marling - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 29 - The Decemberists and Lady Lamb The Beekeeper - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
August 3 - Father John Misty - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
September 10 - Death Cab For Cutie - Manchester, NH @ Verizon Wireless Arena
September 11 - Death Cab For Cutie - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

College Countdown playlist for 04/11/2015

Dan Deacon hangs on to the top spot this week, and we have debuts from Alex G, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, Turbo Fruits, King Khan & BBQ Show, Reptar, Lower Dens, and Death Cab For Cutie!

Support your favorite artists by seeing them perform live! The following is a list of upcoming concerts featuring artists on today's show.
April 11 - Jose Gonzalez - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
April 14 - Sufjan Stevens - Portland, ME @ Merrill Auditorium
April 22 - Mitski - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for Speedy Ortiz and Krill)
May 4 - Sufjan Stevens - Boston, MA @ Wang Theatre
May 9 - Death Cab For Cutie - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 9 - Turbo Fruits - Boston, MA @ Bill's Bar
May 10 - Lower Dens - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace
May 13 - Lady Lamb The Beekeeper - Portsmouth, NH @ The Press Room
May 15 - Ryley Walker - Portland, ME @ SPACE Gallery (opening for Blood Warrior and Death Vessel)
May 18 - Courtney Barnett and Chastity Belt - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 22 - Brandi Carlile - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 23 - Dan Deacon - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
June 5 - Lady Lamb The Beekeeper - Boston, MA @ House Of Blues (opening for Conor Oberst)
June 6 - Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Boston, MA @ Boston Opera House
June 16 - Viet Cong - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 20 - Lower Dens - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 21 - Ryley Walker - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace (opening for Jessica Pratt)
June 23 - Ryley Walker - Boston, MA @ Great Scott (opening for Jessica Pratt)
June 27 - Ryley Walker - North Adams, MA @ Solid Sound Festival
June 28 - San Cisco - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
July 23 - Modest Mouse - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 25 - Brandi Carlile, Jose Gonzalez and Courtney Barnett - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
August 3 - Father John Misty - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
September 10 - Death Cab For Cutie - Manchester, NH @ Verizon Wireless Arena
September 11 - Death Cab For Cutie - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

College Countdown playlist for 04/04/2015

Dan Deacon takes over the #1 spot this week, plus we have debuts from Swervedriver, Yumi Zouma, Mitski, Sufjan Stevens, JEFF The Brotherhood, Chastity Belt and Courtney Barnett!

Support your favorite artists by seeing them in concert! See below for a list of upcoming shows in our area featuring artists from today's program:
April 4 - The Decemberists - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
April 5 - Matthew E. White - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
April 6 - Screaming Females and Mitski - Worcester, MA @ The Firehouse
April 7 - Screaming Females and Mitski - Portland, ME @ SPACE Gallery
April 7 - Young Buffalo - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for Matt Pond PA)
April 11 - Jose Gonzalez - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
April 14 - Sufjan Stevens - Portland, ME @ Merrill Auditorium
April 22 - Mitski - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for Speedy Ortiz and Krill)
May 4 - Sufjan Stevens - Boston, MA @ Wang Theatre
May 13 - Lady Lamb The Beekeeper - Portsmouth, NH @ The Press Room
May 15 - Ryley Walker - Portland, ME @ SPACE Gallery (opening for Blood Warrior and Death Vessel)
May 18 - Courtney Barnett and Chastity Belt - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 22 - Brandi Carlile - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 23 - Dan Deacon - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
June 16 - Viet Cong - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 27 - Ryley Walker - North Adams, MA @ Solid Sound Festival
June 28 - San Cisco - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
July 23 - Modest Mouse - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 23 - Sonny & The Sunsets - Portsmouth, NH @ The Press Room
July 24 - Iron & Wine - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival (performing with Ben Bridwell from Band Of Horses)
July 25 - Courtney Barnett - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival

College Countdown playlist for 03/28/2015

Father John Misty hangs on to #1 again this week, plus we have debuts from Wand, Tobias Jesso Jr., Modest Mouse, Twin Shadow, and Ryley Walker!

Support your favorite musicians by seeing them in concert! See below for a list of upcoming shows featuring artists on today's show:
March 28 - Tobias Jesso Jr. - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East Upstairs
March 29 - Diamond Rugs - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
March 29 - Title Fight - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club (co-headlining with La Dispute)
March 30 - Belle & Sebastian - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
March 31 - Father John Misty - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
April 1 - Wand - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East Upstairs
April 3 - The Decemberists - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
April 3 - Twin Shadow - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
April 4 - The Decemberists - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
April 5 - Matthew E. White - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
April 6 - Screaming Females - Worcester, MA @ The Firehouse
April 7 - Screaming Females - Portland, ME @ SPACE Gallery
April 11 - Jose Gonzalez - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
April 22 - Krill - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for Speedy Ortiz)
May 8 - Natalie Prass - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for San Fermin)
May 13 - Lady Lamb The Beekeeper - Portsmouth, NH @ The Press Room
May 22 - Brandi Carlile - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 23 - Dan Deacon - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
May 23 - Krill - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
June 16 - Viet Cong - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 28 - San Cisco - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
July 23 - Modest Mouse - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion

College Countdown playlist for 03/21/2015

Thanks, as always, to Sean for letting me sit in for this week's addition of College Countdown. Many of the great new bands that you heard on today's show are coming to our area. Check them out live and when you buy the record, remember to play EVERY song on EVERY album! Suellen Young Buffalo - The Sinclair in Boston, April 7, 2015; Matthew E. White - Great Scott's in Allston, MA , April 5, 2015; They Might Be Giants - House of Blues, Boston, MA on April 23, 2014; Jose Gonzalez - The Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA on April 11, 2015; Dan Deacon - The Brighton Music Hall, Boston, MA on May 23, 2015; Father John Misty (with King Tuff) - The Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA on March 31, 2015; Screaming Females - the Firehouse, Worcester, MA on April 6, 2015 and at The Space Gallery, Portland, ME on April 7, 2015.

College Countdown playlist for 03/07/2015

Father John Misty leaps into the #1 spot this week, and we have debuts from Brandi Carlile, Cathedrals, Hippo Campus, Mourn, Krill, Parquet Courts, Screaming Females, THEESatisfaction, Iron & Wine, and Dan Deacon!

Support your favorite artists by seeing them perform live! The following artists on this week's program have upcoming concerts scheduled in our area:
Belle & Sebastian - March 30 - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
Brandi Carlile - May 22 - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
Dan Deacon - May 23 - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
The Decemberists - April 3 - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
The Decemberists - April 4 - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
Father John Misty - March 31 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
Hippo Campus - April 14 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club (opening for The Mowgli's)
Jose Gonzalez - April 11 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
Krill - March 13 - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
Krill - April 22 - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for Speedy Ortiz)
Krill - May 23 - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
Mourn - March 31 - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
Natalie Prass - May 8 - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for San Fermin)
Parquet Courts - June 27 - North Adams, MA @ Solid Sound Festival
Screaming Females - April 5 - Providence, RI @ Columbus Theater
Screaming Females - April 6 - Worcester, MA @ The Firehouse
Screaming Females - April 7 - Portland, ME @ SPACE Gallery
They Might Be Giants - April 23 - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
Title Fight - March 29 - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club (co-headlining with La Dispute)
Two Gallants - April 29 - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall

College Countdown playlist for 02/28/2015

It is always a fun time to sit in for CC when Sean needs a break.
A lot of the great bands that you heard on this show are coming to our area for you to check out live!
Belle & Sebastian: March 30, House of Blues in Boston, MA
The Decemberists: April 3 and 4 at the House of Blues in Boston, MA
The Dodos: March 1 at the Brighton Music Hall
Father John Misty: March 31 at the Paradise Rock Club in Boston, MA
JD McPherson: March 3 at the Port City Music Hall in Portland, ME; & March 4 at the Sinclair in Cambridge, MA
Jose Gonzalez: April 11 at the Brighton Music Hall in Boston, MA
Milo Greene: March 11 at the Sinclair in Cambridge, MA
Night Terrors of 1927: April 7 at the House of Blues in Boston
They Might Be Giants: April 23 at the House of Blues in Boston
Title Flight: March 29 at the Paradise Rock Club in Boston, MA
TV on the Radio: May 24 at Boston Calling
Two Gallants on April 29 at the Brighton Music Hall
Natalie Prass on May 8 at the Sinclair in Cambridge, MA.

- Suellen

College Countdown playlist for 02/28/2015

 It is always a fun time to sit in for CC when Sean needs a break.  A lot of the great bands that you heard on this show are coming to our area for you to check out live! 

College Countdown playlist for 02/21/2015

This week Sleater-Kinney holds on to the #1 spot for a third straight week, and we have debuts from Michna, Milo Greene, Ty Segall Band, Father John Misty, Two Gallants, Corners, JD McPherson, The Districts, The Amazing, and A Place To Bury Strangers!

Support your favorite College Countdown artists by seeing them live! See below for a list of upcoming shows featuring artists on this week's program:
February 21 - Ariel Pink - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
February 22 - Sleater-Kinney - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
March 1 - The Dodos - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
March 3 - JD McPherson - Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
March 4 - JD McPherson - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
March 11 - Milo Greene - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
March 29 - Title Fight - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club (co-headlining with La Dispute)
March 30 - Belle & Sebastian - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
March 31 - Father John Misty - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
April 3 - The Decemberists - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
April 4 - The Decemberists - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
April 7 - Night Terrors Of 1927 - Boston, MA @ House of Blues (opening for Bleachers)
April 23 - They Might Be Giants - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
April 29 - Two Gallants - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
May 2 - Guster - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 8 - Natalie Prass - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for San Fermin)
May 24 - TV On The Radio - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival

College Countdown playlist for 02/14/2015

This week, Sleater-Kinney stays put at #1, and we have debuts from Night Terrors Of 1927, Mount Eerie, Menace Beach, Jib Kidder, Alex Calder, Jessica Pratt, Title Fight and Natalie Prass!

Many artists featured on today's program have upcoming shows in our area:
February 21 - Ariel Pink - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
February 22 - Sleater-Kinney - Boston, MA @ House Of Blues
March 1 - The Dodos - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
March 10 - Deerhoof - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club (opening for Of Montreal)
March 29 - Title Fight - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club (co-headlining with La Dispute)
March 30 - Belle & Sebastian - Boston, MA @ House Of Blues
April 3 - The Decemberists - Boston, MA @ House Of Blues
April 4 - The Decemberists - Boston, MA @ House Of Blues
April 7 - Night Terrors Of 1927 - Boston, MA @ House Of Blues (opening for Bleachers)
April 7 - The Ting Tings - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
May 2 - Guster - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 8 - Natalie Prass - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair (opening for San Fermin)
May 22-24 - TV On The Radio - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival