The Recoup Song Of The Day for Tuesday, January 21, 2020 is “Old Fashioned Morphine” by Jolie Holland, taken from the Cinquefoil Records release, Escondida.
One of my favorite songs. Period.
Guided By Voices’ appearance on Austin City Limits was supposed to be the band’s big, nationally-broadcast fare-thee-well, shortly before they completed their final tour. Regardless, it’s a fine performance of a band at the top of its game, and there’s not a nostalgic moment to be had; it’s a vital, exciting performance from a band that still has a lot to give.
A few words about the late Soul man Charles Bradley, who succumbed to cancer this past weekend.
Taken from the Label Obscura release, The Night And I Are Still So Young.
Since its publication in 2014, this interview with A Girl Called Eddy’s Erin Moran has consistently been one of The Recoup’s most popular stories. Learn more about the mysterious Moran and the making of one of the best albums you’ve probably never heard.
Taken from the Orindal Records release, Mountain Rock.
The opening track to Guided By Voices’ “final” album prior to their 2004 split, a song from the negative Nancy’s side of things.
Happy birthday to the late, great Benjamin Curtis.