Musical palate cleanser: checking the calendar

From a timing standpoint, this tune seems appropriate – Whiskeytown’s great “16 Days”.

I love when that song kicks into the “old tin cups” part.


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13 responses to “Musical palate cleanser: checking the calendar

  1. Dawg in Beaumont

    Hell yes, Whiskeytown is outstanding!

    Also a fan of a lot of Ryan Adams solo stuff (Jacksonville City Night, Gold, Cold Roses) even though I know he can be a jerk and is easy to dislike.


  2. Billy Mumphrey

    Pre-hair gel Ryan Adams is good stuff.


  3. I can’t believe you posted a Whiskeytown song here Senator. Great stuff. I got all RA’s musi. True, he never wrote a song he didn’t like, but man that dude could write some classics. Especially during his Whiskeytown days.


  4. Scott W.

    Once I think you can’t get any cooler Senator, you continue to surprise.


  5. David

    Some Musical Palate Cleanser rec’s for the countdown?

    15 Step – Radiohead
    14 Crowns for Me & Your Friends – WU LYF
    No. 13 Baby – Pixies
    Rainy Day Women #12 & 35 – Dylan
    The Eleven – Grateful Dead
    10 AM Automatic – Black Keys
    9-9 – R.E.M.
    Eight Days a Week – Beatles
    The Magnificant Seven – The Clash
    From a Motel 6 – Yo La Tengo
    Five Feet High and Rising – Johnny Cash
    It Beats 4 You – My Morning Jacket
    Neighborhood #3 – Arcade Fire
    Two Trains – Little Feat
    One Way Out – Allman Bros.


  6. DawgVegas

    Nice! Was just listening to Easy Tiger from RA this morning. That’s a great, and timely, version.

    Also – David – nice countdown list!


  7. rugbydawg79

    +1 Scott W that was great Senator !


  8. Its a good day when my favorite blog blends with one of my favorite artists. (Sigur Ros and Count Basie being two others…yea, I’m weird).

    Sure Ryan Adams is a dick, but hey, he wrote a song called Tennessee Sucks. And it ain’t that bad:

    I think it is required tailgate music every year for the Vols.