Music That Matters: Rock and Roots

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Craig Finn at KEXP in 2017 // photo by Morgen Schuler

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Music That Matters, Vol. 558 – Rock and Roots

Don Slack features some of his favorite new songs for Spring 2017, including new tracks from Valerie June, Sera Cahoone, and The New Pornographers.

1. White Reaper – The World’s Best American Band
2. The New Pornographers – This Is The World Of The Theater
3. Zebra Hunt – I Won’t Blame You
4. Diet Cig – Barf Day
5. Valerie June – Shakedown
6. Shinyribs – Tub Gut Stomp & Red-Eyed Soul
7. Pokey LaFarge – Riot In The Streets
8. William Matheny – Living Half To Death
9. Sarah Shook & The Disarmers – Keep The Home Fires Burnin’
10. Old 97’s – I Don’t Wanna Die In This Town
11. Ha Ha Tonka – Race To The Bottom
12. Lydia Ramsey – Shake Me
13. Sera Cahoone – Ladybug
14. The Maldives – Staring At The Sun
15. Craig Finn – Jester & June

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