"Tuesday Morning AM/FM Show"
Playlist for April 18, 2006

THEME: Clear Skies Ahead (never straight always ahead)
The Kinks - Better Things - 3:00 from 1981's Give the People What They Want
The Beatles - Getting Better - 2:47 from 1967's Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band
Stealers Wheel - You Put Something Better Inside Me - 3:50 from 1972's Stealers Wheel
Stina Nordenstam - Hopefully Yours - 4:44 from 1994's And She Closed Her Eyes
Quicksilver Messenger Service - Hope - 2:57 from 1972's Quicksilver Anthology
Mara Levi - Better Days - 4:39 from 2003's Life's a Ball
PJ Harvey - Good Fortune - 3:20 from 2000's Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea
Fastball - Till the End of the Day (Ray Davies) - 2:21 from 2002's This is where I belong: The Songs of Ray Davies & The Kinks

Led by guitarist/vocalist Chuck Cleaver this alt country rock band formed in Cleveland in the late 80's and hit their stride in the early 90's. The group has an undeserved reputation as a joke band although many of their albums have wonderful nuggets of pure gold songs on them. They released six CD's in eight years but nothing since 2001.

Last Night It Snowed - 2:12 from 2001's Lohio
Live Until I Die - 5:11 from 1994's Electric Rock Music
Pretty as You Please - 4:29 from 2000's Some Stupid with a Flare Gun
Baby in a Jar - 4:18 from 2001's Lohio
Little Bastard - 2:42 from 1994's Electric Rock Music
Back Dot - 3:21 from 2001's Lohio
Astronaut - 4:23 from 2000's Some Stupid with a Flare Gun

Golden Palominos - Alive and Living Now w/Michael Stipe - 5:38 from 1991's Drunk with passion
Johnny Cash - I Walk the Line - 2:46
The Gourds - Roll & Tumble - 3:59 from 2002's Cow Fish Fowl or Pig
Uncle Tupelo - We've Been Had - 3:26 from 1993's Anodyne
R.E.M - Get Up - 2:35 from 1988's Green
Secret Machine - Faded Lines - 5:00 from 2001's Something I Saw or Thought I Saw REQUEST
Vic Chesnutt - Guilty by Association w/Michael Stipe - 3:58 from 1995's Is the Actor Happy?

Better After All - Jonatha Brooke - 2:42 from 2004's Back in the Circus
Cowboy Junkies - I'm So Open - 4:10 from 2001's Open
Sally Timms - Sentimental Marching Song (Jon Langford) - 3:58 from 2004's In The World of Him
Neko Case - The Needle Has Landed - 3:47 from 2006's Fox Confessor Brings The Flood
Cinerama - Pacific - 2:48 from 1998's Va Va Boom

Clear Blue Skies - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - 3:05 from 1988's American Dream
The Replacements - Skyway - 2:05 from 1997's All For Nothing/Nothing for All