HTDJ 017: The One You Really Love

It's almost Valentine's day, so we took our inspiration from some bitter and some sweet songs about love. Plus, we just got in a pile of new soul compilations from Numero Group and…we are in love!

Magnetic Fields


  1. Tainted Love by Gloria Jones (Champion)
  2. Girl You're Too Cool by Magnum Force on Ultra-High Frequencies: The Chicago Part (Numero Group)
  3. Once In A Lifetime by Universal Togetherness Band on s/t (Numero Group)
  4. Now I Know How It Feels by The Notations on Still Here: 1967-1973 (Numero Group)
  5. Anna by Will Butler (Merge)
  6. The One You Really Love by Magnetic Fields on 69 Love Songs (Merge)
  7. Junk Culture by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark on Junk Culture (Virgin)
  8. Tar by Visage (Radar)
  9. Changing Of The Guard by Holy Ghost! on Dynamics (DFA)
  10. Birthday by The Sugarcubes on Life's Too Good (Elektra)
  11. Stranger by Twerps on Range Anxiety (Merge)
  12. California Blue by The Orange Peels on Circling The Sun (Parasol)
  13. I Never Want To Fall In Love by Patrick Cowley & Jorge Socarras on Catholic (Dark Entries/HNYTRX)
  14. Here Comes Your Man by The Pixies on Doolittle (4AD)
  15. High and Dry by Radiohead on The Bends (Capitol)
  16. Rattlesnakes by The Commotions on Rattlesnakes (Gaffe)
  17. Appetite by Prefab Sprout on Steve McQueen (Kitchenware)
  18. Silver by Echo & The Bunnymen on Ocean Rain (Sire)
  19. Streets of Your Town by The Go-Betweens on 1978-1990 (Beggar's Banquet)
  20. Walk Out To Winter by Aztec Camera (Rough Trade)
  21. Star 69 by R.E.M. on Monster (Warner Bros.)
  22. Can't Be Sure by The Sundays on Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic (Rough Trade)
  23. Over You by Roxy Music (ATCO)
  24. Happy House by Siouxsie And The Banshees (Polypro)
  25. Cemetry Gates by The Smiths on The Queen Is Dead (Rough Trade)
  26. Accidents Will Happen by Elvis Costello & The Attractions on Armed Forces (Columbia)
  27. I'll Cry Alone by Flaming Groovies on Shake Some Action (Sire)
  28. Cinnamon Park by Jill Sobule on Underdog Victorious (Artemis)
  29. Not When I Need It by Matthew Sweet on 100% Fun (Zoo Entertainment)
  30. When I Write The Book by Rockpile on Seconds Of Pleasure (Columbia)
  31. The Ledge by The Replacements on Pleased To Meet Me (Sire)
  32. This Is How You Spell "HAHAHA, We Destroyed The Hopes And Dreams Of A Generation Of Faux-Romantics" by Los Campesinos! on Hold on Now, Youngster... (Arts & Crafts)