music

Song of the Day: Elvis Costello “You Belong to Me”

Posted by: Steven Faith
Mar 04, 2015
elvis

Elvis Costello’s This Year’s Model from 1978 ranks high among the greatest post-punk/new wave records of all-time. “You Belong to Me” at the end of side one is a hit that’s slept on by many.

Song of The Day: Elton John “Rocket Man (Groovefunkel New Fuse Remix)”

Posted by: DJ Jayclue
Mar 02, 2015
rocketmanrmx

Here’s a great, classy remix of Elton John’s “Rocket Man” from Groovefunkel. I’ll definitely get some use out of this one!

Song of the Day: The Who “The Real Me”

Posted by: Neville C.
Feb 27, 2015
John Entwistle

It’s hard to pick out my favorite Who track (they were my favorite band in high school) but its easy to pick out my favorite Entwistle performance in the Who: “The Real Me” off of the 1973 rock opera Quadrophenia.

Song of the Day: D’Angelo “Brown Sugar”

Posted by: Micah Vellian
Feb 26, 2015
D'Angelo Brown Sugar

To commemorate DC’s legalization of marijuana, here’s “Brown Sugar,” a throwback from D’Angelo’s 1995 debut.

Song of the Day: Seinabo Sey “Hard Time (Away Message Version)”

Posted by: DJ Meistro
Feb 25, 2015
Seinabo Sey

Another Seinabo Sey Song of the Day, this time flipped by Away Message. This is a certified club banger.

Song of The Day: Run Around “Mop Mop [feat. Fred Wesley & Anthony Joseph]”

Posted by: KC Higgins
Feb 24, 2015
Mop Mop Isle of Magic

“Run Around” by Mop Mop featuring Fred Wesley on trombone & lyrics by Anthony Joseph is a strong contender to enter the top three most famous songs about getting the run around.

Song of The Day: Lizzy Mercier Descloux “Hard-Boiled Babe”

Feb 23, 2015
Lizzy Mercier Descloux

The slinky bass-driven groove of “Hard-Boiled Babe” was included on Lizzy Mercier Descloux’ 1979 album, Press Color.

Song of the Day: Jack Ü “Take Ü There (feat. Kiesza) [Missy Elliott Remix]”

Posted by: DJ D-Mac
Feb 20, 2015
Jack Ü Take Ü There (Missy Elliott Remix)

At this point, the worldwide love for Missy Elliott is so strong she could recite her water bill and no one would bat an eye that I’d make it Song of the Day. Thankfully, she delivers a bit more than that on her verses on Jack Ü single, “Take Ü There.”

Song of The Day: Seinabo Sey “Younger”

Posted by: DJ Stylus
Feb 19, 2015
Seinabo Sey

Seinabo Sey is the most recent Scandinavian export ready to wash over American pop shores and make a huge splash.

Song of the Day: Traffic “The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys”

Posted by: Steven Faith
Feb 18, 2015
TLSOHHB

People are often surprised when I mention Traffic’s “The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys” as one of my favorite songs of all time.