Memphis Mystery Train Set List: July 19, 2012

Posted by Holly Whitfield | July 19th 2012 1113 0

Here's what I played on this week's Mystery Train. As always, the local tracks are marked with an asterisk and my notes are in italics.

Blues on the Bluff, WEVL, Memphis


Cecilia and the Ennuis – Avec les Garcons
The Egyptians – Party Stomp
Belle and Sebastian – If She Wants Me
The Girls – Chico's Girl
Davila 666 – Dimelo Ya
*Reigning Sound – Tennessee
*Roy Orbison – I Give Up
Grizzly Bear – Two Weeks
*Jack O. and the Tennessee Tearjerkers – Ain't Got No Money
Harry Nilsson – 1941
Wild Flag – Romance
Magnetic Fields – California Girls
Old 97s – Per Favor
The Supremes – Ain't That Good News
Dar Williams – Alleluia
They Might Be Giants – Ballad of Davy Crockett (In Space)
Weezer – Holiday (Ed. – For the lovely Joey M.)
Diamond Rings – All Yr Songs

Nick Waterhouse – (If) You Want Trouble (ed. – And you do, don't you?)
Wave Pictures – Strange Fruit for David (ed. – For Rob in Minneapolis.)
The Ettes – Ghosts
*Cory Branan – Survivor Blues
Camera Obscura – French Navy
*Harlan T. Bobo – Must Be in Memphis (ed. – Brand new song about the joys of Memphis in the summer.)
Patty and the Emblems – Mixed Up, Shook Up Girl
No Doubt – Just a Girl (ed. – When I was 11, I thought this was the most hardcore feminist jam ever.)
The Replacements – Alex Chilton
Jonathan Richman – Everyday Clothes
Rosemary Clooney – Botch-a-Me (Ba-Ba-Baciani Piccina)
Titus Andronicus – …And Ever
Spoon – You Got Yr Cherry Bomb
Kitty Wells – I'll Repossess My Heart (ed. – Rest in Peace, Kitty.)
Tom Waits – Jockey Full of Bourbon
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros – Home (RAC Remix)
Okkervil River – Calling and Not Calling My Ex

You can catch the Memphis Mystery Train live every Thursday morning from 8 a.m. until 10 a.m. and on Monday from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. on 89.9 FM in Memphis or online at

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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  1. Erik says:

    Where did you have that Harlan T Bobo track?  Or is this some manner of working for a radio station privilege?

  2. david lindley says:

    did u not play a song by,AC/DC ON 7-19-12 FRIM THEIR 1976 ALBUM, DIRTY DEED'S? NAME OF SONG PLEASE.

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