New music including FKA Twigs, Banks, Friendly Fires and Vera Blue on this week’s West Of The Fields podcast

I continued delving into recent releases from Local Natives, The Chemical Brothers and Billie Eilish on the show this week, while the retro alternative set looked back to the year 1986, with a special emphasis on a few jangle-pop bands that have never received play on West Of The Fields until now! Here’s the tracklist for the full show:

West Of The Fields April 30, 2019

  • R.E.M.- Pilgrimage
  • FKA Twigs- Cellophane
  • Julien Baker- Red Door
  • Sky Ferreira- Downhill Lullaby
  • Local Natives- Gulf Shores
  • Broken Social Scene- Can’t Find My Heart
  • Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever- Read My Mind
  • The Black Keys- Eagle Birds
  • Beck- Saw Lightning
  • Karen O and Danger Mouse- Turn The Light
  • Friendly Fires- Lack Of Love
  • Banks- Gimme
  • Yeasayer- Fluttering In The Floodlights
  • The Chemical Brothers- No Geography
  • Hot Chip- Hungry Child
  • Georgia- About Work The Dancefloor (Edit)
  • Bleached- Hard To Kill
  • Tame Impala- Borderline
  • Vera Blue- All The Pretty Girls
  • Hatchie- Stay With Me
  • The Jesus & Mary Chain- Some Candy Talking
  • Game Theory- Erica’s World
  • Let’s Active- In Little Ways
  • The Feelies- The High Road
  • The Bangles- September Gurls
  • The Mighty Lemon Drops- The Other Side Of You
  • They Might Be Giants- Don’t Let’s Start
  • Iggy Pop- Blah-Blah-Blah
  • Elvis Costello & The Attractions- I Want You
  • Scott Walker- Track Five
  • Talk Talk- April 5th
  • Big Thief- Cattails
  • Bleached- Shitty Ballet
  • Nilüfer Yanya- Paralysed
  • Billie Eilish- 8
  • Maggie Rogers- Back In My Body
  • Vampire Weekend- This Life
  • Weyes Blood- Mirror Forever
  • The National- Light Years
  • Jenny Lewis- Rabbit Hole
  • R.E.M.- The Great Beyond

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Travis Gass

About Travis Gass

I'm an editor on the Digital Desk at the Bangor Daily News. I'm also the host of West Of The Fields, a college radio show that has aired continuously on UMaine's WMEB 91.9 FM since 1998.