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POP Goes The World!

Jun 2020

Beef Fizz





Our drink special this afternoon in the saloon is a nice cool glass of Beef Fizz!

Come on in and cool off with one!



Cracker "Sweet Thistle Pie" from The Golden Age  (2000)


Glyn Bailey "Yahoo!" from Songs from the Old Illawalla  (2007)


Mister Heavenly "Charlyne" from Out of Love  (2011)


Valerie June "You Can't Be Told" from Pushin' Against a Stone 2013

Josh Ritter "Snow Is Gone" from Hello Starling 2005

The Jayhawks "Settled Down Like Rain" from Hollywood Town Hall (Expanded Edition) 1992

Bronze Radio Return "Down There" from Shake! Shake! Shake! 2011

Shakey Graves "Dearly Departed (feat. Esmé Patterson)" from And the War Came 2014

Simple Kid "Lil' King Kong" from 2 2007

Pete Krebs "Sweet Ona Rose" from Sweet Ona Rose 1999

Trampled By Turtles "Wait So Long" from Palomino 2010

Squirrel Nut Zippers "I've Found a New Baby" from The Inevitable Squirrel Nut Zippers 1995

Preservation Hall Jazz Band "Short Dressed Gal" from New Orleans Preservation, Vol. 1 2009

Naomi & Her Handsome Devils "Take It Easy Greasy" from Naomi & Her Handsome Devils 2014

Wanda Jackson "Thunder On the Mountain" from The Party Ain't Over 2011

Si Cranstoun "Old School" from Old School 2016

Roy Milton "Big Fat Mama" from Big Fat Mama 2009

Helen Humes "Real Fine Daddy" from They Raided the Joint: Greatest Big Hits & Highlights, Vol. 3 2014

The Coasters "Three Cool Cats" from The Very Best Of 2014

Los Lobos "Peace (Live at the Barns of Wolf Trap, 1992)" from Just Another Band from East L.A.: A Collection 1993

Gomez "Not Fade Away" from Live At The Wireless

Rockpile "Heart" from Seconds of Pleasure 1980

Marshall Crenshaw "The Usual Thing" from Marshall Crenshaw 1988

Chuck Berry "3/4 Time (Enchiladas)" from Chuck 2017

Patrick & Eugene "Old Times" from Postcard From Summer Isle 2004

Tom Waits "Misery Is the River of the World" from Blood Money (Remastered) 2017

Benjamin Shepherd "Friday Fantasy" from Hold the Line 2019

Kurt Vile "Feel My Pain" from It's a Big World Out There (And I Am Scared) 2013

Elliott Smith "Son of Sam" from Figure 8 2000

Sean Walsh "Float" from American Music 2007

Griffin House "Judas" from Upland 2003


Jun 2020

James, Is That You I Smell?





Aurora Nealand & The Royal Roses

"Ferry Man" from The LookBack Transmission  (2014)


The Judy Chops

"Anti-Pop Superstar" from Bad Like Me (2016)


The Ditty Bops

"Wishful Thinking" from The Ditty Bops  (2004)


Puss N Boots

"Don't Know What It Means" from No Fools, No Fun (2014)







Preservation Hall Jazz Band

"Rattlin' Bones" from That's It!  (2013)


Charles Sheffield

"It´s Your Voodoo Working" from It's Your Voodoo Working  (1961)


Otis Spann

"It Must Have Been the Devil" from Walking the Blues (1961)


Professor Longhair

"Go to the Mardi Gras" from Go To The Mardi Gras (1997)


Creole String Beans

"Blues Cha Cha" from Golden Crown  (2016)







The Epileptic Hillbilly's

"Alabama Monster Man" from Take 2 (2014)


The Hillbilly Moon Explosion

"Enola Gay" from Buy Beg Or Steal (2011)


The Spectres

"The Great Erotic Zombie Shakedown" from The Great Erotic Zombie Shakedown (2003)


Dex Romweber Duo

"Blue Surf" from Images 13 (2014)


The Strange Blue Dreams

"Reverberatin' Love" from The Strange Blue Dreams (2017)







Slim Harpo

"Baby, Scratch My Back" from The Excello Singles Anthology (2003)


Amos Milburn

"Down The Road Apiece" from Down The Road Apiece  (2009)


David & Roselyn

"Hoochie Coochie Woman" from Praha Live (1999)


The Mannish Boys 

"Border Town Blues" from Big Plans (2007)


Black Oak Arkansas

"Hey Ya'll" from Street Party (1974)


Dave Edmunds

"Get Out of Denver" from Get It  (1977)







Hackensaw Boys

"Radio" from Look Out  (2007)


Blue Rodeo

"Til I Am Myself Again" from Casino (1990)


Chris Wollard & The Ship Thieves

"The Same to You" from Chris Wollard + The Ship Thieves (2008)


Josh Ritter

"Next to the Last Romantic" from The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter (2007)



"Options" from Whatever's On Your Mind (2011)







Richard Hawley

"Valentine" from Lady's Bridge (2007)


Eugene McGuinness

"Those Old Black and White Movies Were True" from Eugene McGuinness (2008)


Chris Pureka

"Compass Rose" from Dryland (2006)


George Ezra

"Budapest" from Wanted On Voyage (2014)


Simple Kid

"A Song of Stone" from 2 (2007)







Iron & Wine

"The Rooster Moans" from The Creek Drank the Cradle (2002)


Benjamin Shepherd

"You Got Caught" from Hold the Line (2019)


Jun 2020

Flattening Your Curves



Ezra Furman

"Anything Can Happen" from Day of the Dog  (2013)


J. Roddy Walston & The Business

"Used to Did" from J. Roddy Walston & the Business  (2010)


Chris Wollard & The Ship Thieves

"The High Water" from Chris Wollard + The Ship Thieves  (2008)


Ha Ha Tonka

"Usual Suspects" from Death of a Decade  (2011)







My Pet Dragon

"Moonshine" from Mountains and Cities  (2011)


The London Souls

"How Can I Get Through" from Here Come the Girls  (2015)


Kitty, Daisy & Lewis

"(Baby) Hold Me Tight"  (2008)



"Whippin' Piccadilly" from Bring It On  (1998)


Dinosaur Feathers

"Family Waves" from Fantasy Memorial  (2011)







Young Hines

"Just Say No (Sometimes)" from Give Me My Change  (2012)


Matthew E. White

"Rock & Roll Is Cold" from Fresh Blood  (2015)


Los Lobos

"Papa Was A Rolling Stone/I Can't Understand" 



"Love Vigilantes" from Trawler  (1994)






Boo Hewerdine & Darden Smith

"Reminds Me (A Little Of You)" from Evidence  (1989)


Alberta Cross

"Lucy Rider" from The Thief & the Heartbreaker  (2008)


 Tom Waits

"Whistlin' Past the Graveyard" from Blue Valentine  (2018)


Pokey LaFarge

"Something In the Water" from Something In the Water  (2015)


Jesse Dee

"My Two Feet" from Bittersweet Batch  (2012)


Great Lakes Myth Society

"Summer Bonfire" from Compass Rose Bouquet  (2007)






Kurt Vile

"Freak Train" from Childish Prodigy  (2009)


The Special Pillow

"My Poor Skull" from Sleeping Beauty  (2007)


Dr. Dog

"Mirror, Mirror" from Shame, Shame (2010)



"Random Name Generator" from Star Wars  (2015)







Josh Ritter

"Rumors" from The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter  (2007)


Richard Hawley

"I'm Looking For Someone To Find Me" from Lady's Bridge  (2007)


Ferraby Lionheart

"Harry and Bess" from The Jack of Hearts  (2010)


The Moondoggies

"Black Shoe" from Don't Be a Stranger  (2016)


The Wood Brothers

"Postcards From Hell" from Loaded  (2008)







Koot Hoomi

"Kiss On My List (suite)" from Koot Hoomi Presents: The Dark Side of Hall and Oates - A Tribute  (2010)


Jun 2020

In the saloon, the glass is always half full ……




......never half empty.



Willie Nile   "Run Free" from New York at Night  (2020)


Jason Anderson    "July 4, 2004" from So Long  (2019)


Macon Greyson    "Minnesota Weather Map" from 20th Century Accidents  (2007)


Alejandro Escovedo    "Castanets" from A Man Under the Influence  (2001)







The Paladins   "Keep On Lovin' Me Baby" from Let's Buzz!  (1990)


Merchants Of Venus   "Surfin' The Milky Way" from Merchants Of Venus  (1991)


Reacharound    "Big and Mean" from Who Killed Tommy Cooper?  (1996)


The Blasters   "So Long Baby, Goodbye" from The Blasters Collection  (1990)


Rockpile   "You Ain't Nothin' But Fine" from Seconds of Pleasure  (1977)







The Pleasure Barons   "Closing Time" from Live In Las Vegas  (1993)


The Blues Brothers   "Riot In Cell Block #9" from The Essentials: The Blues Brothers  (2003)


Lyle Lovett   "That's Right (You're Not from Texas)" from The Road to Ensenada


Mad Tea Party   "Whaddaya Want" from Found a Reason  (2008)


Field Trip   "Keyhole" from Headgear  (1990)








Vampire Beach Babes   "Devilman" from Beach Blanket Bedlam!  (2004)


Downsiders   "Old Black Crow" from All My Friends Are Fish  (1988)


Bob Schneider   "Wicked Little Man" from Saxon Pub | Austin, TX | 09​.​10​.​2012  (2012)


The Devil Makes Three   "Ten Feet Tall" from The Devil Makes Three  (2008)


Dead Professional   "Hold Back" from Hard Hard Hard  (2014)


Scott H. Biram   "Jack of Diamonds" from Nothin' But Blood  (2014)






Kurt Vile   "Pretty Pimpin" from B'lieve I'm Goin Down...  (2015)


Meat Puppets   "The Monkey and the Snake" from Sewn Together  (2009)


The Moonbees   "Decorating Your Own Cage" from Everything's Simple, Everything's Complicated  (2010)


Hezekiah Jones   "Mind Malaise" from Have You Seen Our New Fort?  (2011)






Dex Romweber Duo   "Lover's Gold" from Ruins of Berlin  (2009)


Phil & The Firefly   "Kitty" from Nature Hikes  (2008)


Pokey LaFarge   "Central Time" from Pokey LaFarge  (2013)


The Two Man Gentlemen Band   "Hey, Officer!" from Drip Dryin' with the Two Man Gentlemen Band  (2009)


Bill Evans   "A Hard Day's Night" from In Good Company  (2012)


Graeme James  "Bittersweet Symphony" from Play One We All Know, Vol. II  (2017)






The Rave-Ups   "Mickey of Alphabet City" from The Book of Your Regrets  (1988)


Dancing Hoods   "Baby's Got Rockets" from Hallelujah Anyway  (1988)


Jun 2020

Knock Knock. Who’s There?




The Lost Music Saloon.

The Lost Music Saloon who?

The Lost Music Saloon is on damnit, let me in!




The London Souls

"The River" from Here Come the Girls  (2015)


Ezra Furman

"At the Bottom of the Ocean" from Day of the Dog  (2013)


Guadalcanal Diary

"Johnny B. Goode (Live Version)" from Walking In the Shadow of the Big Man  (2005)


Todd Snider

"Talking Seattle Grunge Rock Blues" from Near Truths and Hotel Rooms Live  (2003)


Josh Ritter

"To The Dogs Or Whoever" from Live At The 9:30 Club  (2010)








Beat Farmers

"God Is Here Tonight" from Best of Beat Farmers  (1995)



"Jesus Christ" from Folkways: A Vision Shared - A Tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly  (1988)


Old 97s

"Time Bomb" from Too Far To Care  (1997)


Blue Rodeo

"You're Everywhere" from Casino  (1990)


Chuck Ragan

"California Burritos" from Feast or Famine  (2007)







Asylum Street Spankers

"Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego" from God's Favorite Band  (2009)


Born Again Floozies

"Born Again Floozies Theme Song" from 7 Deadly Sinners  (2007)


Jesse Dee

"Slow Down" from Bittersweet Batch  (2012)


Cowboy Mouth

"Bad" from Mercyland  (1998)


Martin Sexton

"Diner" from Black Sheep  (1996)









Frightened Rabbit

"Old Old Fashioned" from The Midnight Organ Fight  (2008)


Frank Turner

"I Am Disappeared" from England Keep My Bones  (2011)


Billy Bragg

"Levi Stubbs' Tears" from Talking with the Taxman About Poetry  (1986)


Bishop Allen

"The Monitor" from The Broken String  (2007)


Dead Professional

"Downtown At Sundown" from Young Hardware - EP  (2015)


Jill Sobule & John Doe

"Under the Bridge" from A Day at the Pass  (2011)








John Doe

"Poor Girl" from This Far: The John Doe Roadmap  (2014)


David Dondero

"One Legged Man and the Three Legged Dog" from Simple Love  (2007)


Big Country "13 Valleys (Live)" from Without the Aid of a Safety Net  (2005)



"Hurry On Sundown" from Thing of the Past  (2008)








Van Morrison

"I'm Confessin'" from Magic Time  (2005)


Fabienne Delsol

"I'm Gonna Catch Me a Rat" from Between You and Me  (2007)


Miss Tess

"This Affair" from Sweet Talk  (2012)


Ane Brun

"Song No.6 (feat. Ron Sexsmith)" from A Temporary Dive  (2005)


Elliott Smith

"Waltz, No. 2 (XO)" from Xo  (1998)







Murray Attaway

"Allegory" from DGC Rarities, Vol. 1  (1994)


May 2020

There’s never enough time in the saloon






The Infamous Stringdusters

"Just Like Heaven" from Just Like Heaven  (2017)


Love Canon

"Down Under" from Greatest Hits, Vol. 3  (2014)


Langhorne Slim & The Law

"Put It Together" from The Spirit Moves  (2015)


Josh Ritter

"Real Long Distance" from The Historical Conquests of Josh Ritter  (2007)







Lyle Lovett & His Large Band

"Make It Happy" from It's Not Big It's Large  (2007)


The Reverend Horton Heat

"New York City Girls" from Revival  (2004)


Dustbowl Revival

"Riverboat Queen" from Carry Me Home  (2013)


Bob Schneider

"Blues Skies for Everyone" from Lonelyland  (2001)


Eilen Jewell

"High Shelf Booze" from Letters from Sinners & Strangers  (2009)


Squirrel Nut Zippers

"Put a Lid on It" from The Best of Squirrel Nut Zippers  (2002)







Martin Sexton

"Happy" from Seeds  (2007)


Gerty Molzen

"Walk On The Wild Side" from Von Flensburg nach New York (Lieder aus 60 Jahren Bühne)  (2013)


Red House Painters

"Byrd Joel" from Old Ramon  (2001)


The Bottle Rockets

"Dog" from South Broadway Athletic Club  (2015)


The Sevilles

"Lose That Girl" from Something Strange  (2018)







Marshall Crenshaw

"Rockin' Around in N.Y.C." from Marshall Crenshaw  (1982)


Richard Hawley

"Serious" from Lady's Bridge  (2007)


Ezra Furman

"The Mall" from Day of the Dog  (2013)


The Replacements

"Date to Church" from Don't Tell a Soul  (1989)


Reigning Sound

"Polly Anne" from Love and Curses  (2019)







Paul Westerberg

"Someone I Once Knew" from 14 Songs  (1993)


Southern Culture On the Skids

"Put Your Teeth Up On the Windowsill" from Dig This  (2013)


Billy Hancock & The Tennessee Rockets

"Knocked-Kneed Nellie" from Rockabilly Fever  (1981)


Pokey LaFarge

"Bowlegged Woman" from Pokey LaFarge  (2013)


Andrew Bird

"50 Pieces" from Thrills  (1998)







The Ready Men

"Shortnin' Bread" from Get Ready!!  (1995)


Flat Duo Jets

"Frog Went a Courtin'" from Two Headed Cow  (2008)


The Blasters

"Roll 'em Pete" from The Blasters Collection  (1990)



"Play That Fast Thing (One More Time)" from Seconds of Pleasure  (1980)



"Two-Headed Coin" from I Blame You  (2009)








Zach Lupetin and the Dustbowl Revival

"Goodbye Blue Monday" from The Atomic Mushroom Cloud of Love  (2008)


May 2020

Less Honkin’! More Tonkin’!




Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside

"I Swear" from Dirty Radio (2011)


Mary's Danish

"My Dear Heretic" from American Standard  (1992)



"Talking to the Dog" from I Blame You  (2009)


Those Darlins

"Mystic Mind" from Screws Get Loose  (2011)






Ezra Furman

"Walk on in Darkness" from Day of the Dog  (2013)


Pat MacDonald

"Blues of Sin / Babylove" from Purgatory Hill  (2009)


Dead Professional

"Don't Be Cruel" from Hard Hard Hard  (2014)


Taylor Hollingsworth

"Damn Boy" from Bad Little Kitty  (2007)


Guadalcanal Diary

"Tutti-Frutti (Demo)" from 2X4  (1987)






Asylum Street Spankers

"Coffee Grindin' Blues" from The Last Laugh (2014)


Taj Mahal

"The Bourgeois Blues" from Folkways: A Vision Shared - A Tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly  (1988)


Brown Bird

"Fingers to the Bone" from Salt for Salt  (2011)


The SteelDrivers

"If It Hadn't Been For Love" from The SteelDrivers  (2008)







"Love Is Better Than a Warm Trombone" from Bring It On (1998)


Born Again Floozies

"Dumb It Down Now!" from Street Music (13 Rebellions and a Song of Consolation)  (2008)


The Devil Makes Three

"Nobody's Dirty Business" from The Devil Makes Three  (2002)


Mad Tea Party

"Move You" from Found a Reason  (2008)






Gov't Mule

"Slow Happy Boys" from The Deepest End - Live In Concert (2003)


Ha Ha Tonka

"St. Nicks On the Fourth In a Fervor" from Buckle In the Bible Belt  (2007)


Dr. Dog

"Distant Light" from B - Room  (2013)


The Beat Farmers

"Happy Boy" from Live From London (Live)  (2016)






The Old Ceremony

"Papers In Order" from Our One Mistake  (2006)


Pokey LaFarge

"Claude Jones" from Riverboat Soul  (2010)


Scruffy The Cat

"Bucknaked" from Moons of Jupiter  (1988)


The Two Man Gentlemen Band

"Drip Dryin'" from Drip Dryin' with the Two Man Gentlemen Band  (2009)






Robbie Fulks

"I'm Gonna Take You Home (And Make You Like Me)" from Georgia Hard  (2005)


John Doe

"The Golden State" from A Year In the Wilderness  (2007)


Marshall Crenshaw

"She's Not You" from The 9 Volt Years  (1998)


Cowboy Mouth

"Better" from Uh-Oh  (2003)


The Blasters

"So Long Baby, Goodbye" from The Blasters Collection  (1990)


Dex Romweber Duo

"Lookout" from Ruins of Berlin  (2009)






The Panda Band

"Sleepy Little Deathtoll Town" from This Vital Chapter  (2006)


Grant-Lee Phillips

"It Ain't the Same Old Cold War Harry" from Little Moon  (2009)



Apr 2014

Snow Day Schmo Day….

Snow day, schmo day.
What we need is a hay day!

Song Artist Album
Hurry On Sundown Vetiver Thing Of The Past
Mickey Of Alphabet City The Rave-Ups The Book Of Your Regrets
Byrd Joel Red House Painters Old Ramon
Snow Is Gone Josh Ritter Hello Starling
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Baby's Got Rockets Dancing Hoods Hallelujah Anyway
Till I Am Myselff Again Blue Rodeo Casino
Settled Down Like Rain The Jawhawks Hollywood Town Hall
Success Bob Pfeifer After Words
No Exception Chris Wollard & The Ship Thieves Chris Wollard & The Ship Thieves
Yahoo! Glyn Bailey Songs From the Old Illawalla
++++++++++++ +++++++++++++ +++++++++++

July 4, 2004 Jason Anderson Tonight
The '59 Sound The Gaslight Anthem 59 Sound
Minnesota Weather Map Macon Greyson 20th Century Accidents
Porcupine Mary's Danish American Standard
Almost Saturday Night Dave Edmunds Twangin'
+++++++++++++ +++++++++++++++ ++++++++++++++

Sweet Thistle Pie Cracker The Golden Age
Wicked Little Man (live) Bob Schneider

The Bourgeois Blues Taj Mahal A Vision Shared: A Tribute To Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly
I Wanna Be Like You (The Monkey song) Los Lobos Just Another Band From East L.A.
Photosynthesis Frank Turner Love Ire & Song
Old Old Fashioned Frightened Rabbit The Midnight Organ Fight
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March Comes in Like A Lion John Belushi

Camelia's Gone (let it snow) Dex Romwebber Duo Ruins Of Berlin
Sweet Ona Rose Pete Krebs & Gossamer Wings Sweet Ona Rose
Compass Rose Chris Pureka Dryland
One Legged Man and The Three Legged Dog David Dondero Simple Love
Postcards From Hell The Wood Brothers Loaded
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Little Plastic Castle Ani Difranco Little Plastic Castle
13 Valleys (live acoustic) Big Country Without The Aid Of A Safety Net
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When You Love Somebody Fruit Bats Mouthfuls

Dec 2013

Loosening Up The Dress Code In The Saloon Tonight

Afternoon all, Enzo here sitting in for Garry on the Lost Music Saloon as he's taken an extended Thanksgiving break, and as you can see, we've loosened up the dress code here in the saloon.

Come on in and join us for a round or two, won't you?

Song Artist Album
Old Times Patrick & Eugene Postcard from Summerisle
Kitty Phil & The Firefly Nature Hikes
Lover's Gold Dex Romweber Duo Ruins Of Berlin
What Else Is New Heidecker & Wood Some Things Never Stay The Same
Anything Can Happen Ezra Furman Day Of The Dog
Rip Van Winkle Shannon & The Clams Dreams In The Rat House
+++++++++++++ ++++++++++++ +++++++++++++

Put A Lid On It Squirrel Nut Zippers Hot
Born Again Floozies Theme Song Born Again Floozies 7 Deadly Sinners
Diner Martin Sexton Black Sheep
That's Right (you're not from Texas) Lyle Lovett The Road to Ensenada
Whaddaya Want Mad Tea Party Found A Reason
Buck Up and Stop Your Whinin' Mojo Nixon Wherabouts Unknown
+++++++++++++ ++++++++++++ +++++++++++++

What's What I Do Last Good Tooth Not Without Work and Rest
The Monkey and The Snake Meat Puppets Sewn Together
Decorating Your Own Cage The Moonbees Everything's Simple, Everything's Complicated
Avany Gardener Courtney Barnett The Double EP: A Sea Of Split Peas
Mystic Minds Those Darlins Stick It In
You Can't Be Told Valerie June Pushin' Against A Stone
++++++++++++ ++++++++++++++ ++++++++++++++

Boots Of Chinese Plastic The Pretenders Break Up The Concrete
Serious Richard Hawley Lady's Bridge
The Usual Thing Marshall Crenshaw Marshall Crenshaw
Charlyne Mister Heavenly Out Of Love
Real Long Distance Josh Ritter The Historical Conquests Of Josh Ritter
++++++++++++ +++++++++++++++ ++++++++++++++

Just Say No Young Hines Give Me My Change
Papers In Order The Old Ceremony Our One Mistake
Bad Cowboy Mouth Mercyland
Hold Back (live in the WRIR studios) Dead Professional

Wicked Little Man (live) Bob Schneider

Nobody's Dirty Business The Devil Makes Three The Devil Makes Three
++++++++++++ ++++++++++++ ++++++++++++

Hard On Blues The Peoples Blues Of Richmond Good Time Suicide
Minnesota Weather Map Macon Greyson 20th Century Accidents
Knockin' On Mine Paul Westerberg 14 Songs
The Same To You Chris Wollard & The Ship Thieves Chris Wollard & The Ship Thieves
My Poor Skull The Special Pillow Sleeping Beauty
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The Best We Got The Rubens The Rubens

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