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Salvage & Recovery Radio playlist for 01/26/2009

ArtistTitleAlbum (* = New Release)Label
Steve HoranMeet John OMi Mi MiSelf
Britney SpearsIf You Seek AmyCircus*Jive/Zomba
GoldfrappCaravan GirlSeventh TreeMute
Xiu XiuUnder PressureWomen as LoversKill Rock Stars
Fujiya & MiyagiPterodactylsLightbulbsDeaf, Dumb & Blind
Dengue FeverWomen in the ShoesVenus on EarthM80
BeyonceDivaI am Sasha Fierce*World Music/Columbia
Common w/Cee-LoMake My DayUniversal Mind Control*Geffen
Maceo ParkerBustedRoots & GroovesIntuition
Gang Gang DanceFirst CommunionSaint Dymphna*Social Registry
DeerhoofFresh BornOffend MaggieKill Rock Stars
Marnie SternPrimeThis Is It & I Am It & You Are It & So Is That & He Is It & She Is It & It Is It & That Is That*Kill Rock Stars
Lucinda WilliamsLittle Rock StarLittle Honey*Lost Highway
T.I. w/RhiannaLive Your LifePaper Trail*Grand Hustle/Atlantic
Raphael Saadiq w/joss StoneJust One KissThe Way I See ItColumbia
Juliette CommagereWhere I GoQueens Die Proudly*Aeronaut
IridesenseTrueA Trip Called LifeParadiddle
Chris DiffordCome On DownThe Last Temptation of ChrisStiff
The Hold SteadyNavy SheetsStay PositiveVagrant
Ra Ra RiotCan You TellThe Rhumb LineBarsuk
Kanye WestHeartless808's & Heartbreak*Roc-A-Fella
Inara GeorgeDirty WhiteAn InvitationEverloving
WeezerThe Greatest Man That Ever LivedWeezer (Red Album)Geffen
PinkOne Foot WrongFunhouse*LaFace
Martha WainwrightSee Emily PlayI Know You're Married, But I Have Feelings TooZoe
Paul WellerEchoes Around the Sun22 DreamsIsland
Paul WellerInvisible22 DreamsIsland
TV on the RadioDancing ChooseDear ScienceDGC/Interscope
Lupe FiascoGotta EatThe CoolAtlantic
Randy NewmanOnly a GirlHarps & AngelsNonesuch
Julia BrownLondon DaysStrange ScarsSelf
Army NavySaintsArmy NavyFever Zone
Little JackieGo Hard or Go HomeThe StoopS-Curve
SantogoldYou'll Find a WaySantogoldDowntown

The Best of 2008!!!
Best Songs
Ra Ra Riot - Can You Tell
Oasis - The Shock of the Lightning
Lucinda Williams - Little Rock Star
Pink - So What
Little Jackie - Go Hard or Go Home
Santogold - You'll Find a Way
Julia Brown - London Days/My Red Knickers
Goldfrapp - Caravan Girl
Weezer - The Greatest Man That Ever Lived
TV on the Radio - Halfway Home
Army Navy - Saints
T.I. - Slide Show
Beyonce - If I Were a Boy

Best Covers
Xiu Xiu - Under Pressure
Army Navy - Right Back Where We Started From

Best Soca Compilation
D J Dale - Sweet Soca Party

Honorable Mention
These were all very good, recommended CD's.
Beyonce - I Am Sasha Fierce
Common - Universal Mind Control
Maceo Parker - Roots & Grooves
Gang Gang Dance - Saint Dymphna
Fujiya & Miyagi - Lightbulbs
Deerhoof - Offend Maggie
Goldfrapp - Seventh Tree
Marnie Stern - This is It and I am It and You Are It and So Is That and He is It and She Is It
Lucinda Williams - Little Honey
Dengue Fever - Venus on Earth
The Watson Twins - Fire Songs
Aimee Mann - @#&*! Smilers
Elvis Costello & the Imposters - Momofuku

The Second Ten
I would have loved to have made these top ten albums, but I ran out of room.
Weezer - Weezer (Red Album)
Inara George - An Invitation
Kanye West - 808s & Heartbreak
Ra Ra Riot - The Rhumb Line
The Hold Steady - Stay Positive
Chris Difford - The Last Temptation of Chris
Iridesense - A Trip Called Life
Juliette Commagere - Queens Die Proudly
Raphael Saadiq - The Way I See It
T.I. - Paper Trail

2008 Top Ten
10 Pink - Funhouse
9 Martha Wainwright - I Know You're Married, But I've Got Feelings Too
8 Paul Weller - 22 Dreams
7 T V on the Radio - Dear Science
6 Lupe Fiasco - The Cool
5 Randy Newman - Harps & Angels
4 Julia Brown - Strange Scars
3 Army Navy - Army Navy
2 Little Jackie - The Stoop
1 Santogold - Santogold

Biggest Disappointments
Death Cab for Cutie, Beck

Don't Believe the Hype
Kings of Leon

Best Shows
Lupe Fiasco
Kanye West/Lupe Fiasco/Rhianna/N.E.R.D.
Robyn Hitchcock
Dengue Fever
Mel C
Spice Girls

Best Theater
August Osage County