Memphis Mystery Train Setlist: April 4, 2013

Posted by Holly Whitfield | April 4th 2013 37 0

Happy 404 Day.


In celebration, today's show was all cover songs. I'm not sure how that relates, but in my head, it totally works.

Here's what I played on this week's Mystery Train, with all of the local tracks marked with an asterisk:

*Al Green – I Wanna Hold Your Hand
The Egyptians – The Party Stomp
Best Coast – That's the Way Boys Are
Dent May – 26 Miles (Santa Catalina)
A.C. Newman – Take On Me
Okkervil River – O Dana
Cee Lo Green – You're So Square (Baby I Don't Care)
Billy Bragg – Don't Think Twice, It's Alright
Clem Snide – Beautiful Cub – New York City
The Lucksmiths – There Is a Light that Never Goes Out
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Sheena is a Punk Rocker
*Jack O. and the Tennessee Tearjerkers – Chills and Fever
Los Straitjackets – La Suegra
Wanda Jackson – You Know That I'm No Good
Lou Reed – This Magic Moment
Johnny Cash – Personal Jesus
Detroit Cobras – Bad Girl
*Lucero – Kiss the Bottle

Tokyo Police Club – Party in the USA
Screamin' Jay Hawkins – Itty Bitty Pretty One
Those Darlins – Drivin' Nails in My Coffin
The Decemberists – I'll Come Running
Frightened Rabbit – Don't Go Breakin' My Heart
Polyphonic Spree – Lithium
She and Him – Fools Rush In
*Subteens – You May Be Right
Carolina Chocolate Drops – Hit 'Em Up Style
Camera Obscura – Super Trooper
The Hold Steady – American Music
Living End – Tainted Love
Harvey Danger – Man Eater
Freddy – Sie Heiss Mary Ann
Reigning Sound – Tennessee

The Memphis Mystery Train airs live on WEVL 89.9 FM and at every Thursday from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m., and is rebroadcast every Monday from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Author: Holly Whitfield

I write about what’s going on with Memphis music, food, arts, events, sports, people, and culture. Memphians love Elvis and barbeque with a passion that must be seen to be believed, but there is so much more to this place.

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