New music including James Blake, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever, Manic Street Preachers and U2 on this week’s West Of The Fields podcast

I delved deeper into new releases from First Aid Kit, Tune-Yards and Belle and Sebastian on the show this week, while the retro alternative set honored Mark E. Smith of legendary post-punk band The Fall, who died two weeks ago at the age of 60. Here’s the tracklist for the full show:

West Of The Fields January 30, 2018

  • R.E.M.- Imitation Of Life
  • Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever- Mainland
  • Preoccupations- Espionage
  • Makthaverskan- Witness
  • Franz Ferdinand- Lazy Boy
  • The Decemberists- Severed
  • David Byrne- Everybody’s Coming To My House
  • Lo Moon- Real Love
  • Susanne Sundfør- Fade Away
  • Manic Street Preachers- International Blue
  • Jack White- Corporation
  • U2- Love Is Bigger Than Anything In Its Way
  • Lorde- Perfect Places
  • LCD Soundsystem- Tonite
  • The National- Day I Die
  • The War On Drugs- Pain
  • Lucy Dacus- Addictions
  • First Aid Kit- Distant Star
  • The Fall- Rowche Rumble
  • Elastica- How He Wrote Elastica Man
  • Von Südenfed- Fledermaus Can’t Get It
  • The Fall- Totally Wired
  • The Fall- Mr. Pharmacist
  • Von Südenfed- That Sound Wiped
  • Gorillaz- Glitter Freeze (feat. Mark E. Smith)
  • The Fall- Hit The North
  • Toto Coelo- I Eat Cannibals
  • Superorganism- Everybody Wants To Be Famous
  • The Go! Team- Chain Link Fence
  • Tune-Yards- Colonizer
  • Sylvan Esso- PARAD(w/m)E
  • Vera Blue- Magazine
  • Car Seat Headrest- Cute Thing
  • Sunflower Bean- Crisis Fest
  • The Shins- Half A Million (Flipped)
  • Belle and Sebastian- The Same Star
  • Pale Waves- My Obsession
  • Lo Moon- Thorns
  • James Blake- If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
  • Porches- Leave The House
  • Alice Glass- Cease And Desist
  • Crystal Castles- Baptism
  • R.E.M.- Second Guessing

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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.