Category: Live Tracks

Live Tracks Nr. 06: The Weakerthans – Left and Leaving

Start @ minute mark 40:30. From their live album, Live at the Burton Cummings Theatre My city's still breathing (but barely it's true) Through buildings gone missing like teeth The sidewalks…
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Live Tracks Nr. 04: Sigur Rós – Ágætis Byrjun [live + acoustic]

This is one of my favorite Sigur Rós songs - the title track from their 1999 Ágætis Byrjun (which may be in my top 10 favorite albums of all time). This live…
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Live Tracks Nr. 03 – Father John Misty: Bored in the USA [Live on Letterman]

I still haven't decided if I like Josh Tillman's transformation into Father John Misty - a self-consciously constructed weird persona. I think I prefer his more folksy J. Tillman albums…
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Live Tracks Nr. 02: Calexico – Para [Live ft. Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra]

This comes from Calexico's amazing live album, Spiritoso. It is one of my top 5 live albums of all time. I like how Pitchfork described it: "Featuring the Vienna Radio…
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Live Tracks Nr. 02: Josh Ritter – Kathleen [live]

Here is a great example of an ok song that completely transforms in its live rendition - more energy, more growly gravelly voice, more goosebumps. On the Live from Dublin CD there…
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Live Tracks Nr. 01: My Morning Jacket – Gideon [live]

Live Tracks: random tracks that I like better live My Morning Jacket's Okonokos live album is one of my favorite live albums of all time. The live version of Gideon…
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