BwGN AM Mixtape #12 – The one where we get to Sesame Street

This week, 26 bands ("Ah, ah, ah!") will help us sing our ABCs. I dug through my collection looking for one band to correspond to to each letter of the alphabet, focusing on bands and albums that I haven't played in a while. Hope you enjoy your journey from A-Zed. Thank you for listening!

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  1. Bláfeldur by amiina on Kurr (Bláskjar)
  2. Carol by Donald Byrd on Byrd In Flight (Blue Note)
  3. Nothing Can Change This Love by Sam Cooke on The Best of Sam Cooke (Sony)
  4. Promised Land by Ani DiFranco on Evolve (Righteous Babe)
  5. Pretty Torn Up by EZTV on Calling Out (captured tracks)
  6. Things Are Looking Up by Ella Fitzgerald on Our Love Is Here To Stay: Ella & Louis Sing Gershwin (Verve)
  7. Camouflage by Glorytellers on Glorytellers (Southern)
  8. Every Ghetto, Every City by Lauryn Hill on The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill (Ruffhouse)
  9. Here Here by Islands on Ski Mask (Manqué)
  10. Cool Love by Wanda Jackson on Vintage Collections (Capitol)
  11. Symmetrical Arizona by Kayo Dot on Blue Lambency Downward (Hydra Head)
  12. Drop It Doe Eyes by Los Campesinos! on Hold On Now, Youngster... (Arts & Crafts)
  13. Eronel by Thelonious Monk on Criss-Cross (Columbia)
  14. While You're Away by New Buffalo on The Last Beautiful Day (Arts & Crafts)
  15. A List of Withouts by Oddisee on The Good Fight (Mello Music Group)
  16. Got It All by The Parson Red Heads on Owl And Timber (self released)
  17. Tamara Is A Punk by The Queers on Punk Rock Confidential (Hopeless)
  18. Little Sandy by Ash Reiter on Hola (20 Sided)
  19. Imbecile Thoughts by Siskiyou on Nervous (Constellation)
  20. Bizness by Tune-Yards on W H O K I L L (4AD)
  21. Coming Down by The United States Of America on The United States Of America (Edsel)
  22. Song My Friends Taught Me by Laura Veirs on Troubled By The Fire (Raven Marching Band)
  23. In The Garage by Weezer on Weezer (Geffen)
  24. Unheard Music by X on Los Angeles (Slash/Rhino)
  25. Lonely's Lunch by You Say Party! We Say Die! on Xxxx (Paper Bag)
  26. Heavy On Me by Zeus on Say Us (Arts & Crafts)