Jesus H Christ, The Electric Mandolin, More

300

The hypnotic Canadian rock trio Land of Talk is about to release its debut full-length CD; we've got a sneak preview. For some, the first recordings of Creedence Clearwater Revival were flat, but newly-mixed versions of the albums let fans hear the band's music in rich fidelity. Hear "Born On A Bayou," from the reissued Bayou Country. Jesus H Christ and the Four Hornsmen of the Apocalypse make music that's irreverent to some, but hilarious to others. The band's new CD is Happier Than You. Also on the show: new music from Jesse Sykes, Ray LaMontagne and the remarkable electric mandolin playing of India's U. Shrinivas.

Download this show in the All Songs Considered podcast.

Sign up for the All Songs Considered newsletter and we'll tell you when new music features are available on the site.

Contact us with your questions and comments.

Jesus H Christ, The Electric Mandolin, More

cover for land of talk

Land of Talk

  • Artist: Land of Talk
  • Album: Some Are Lakes
  • Song: The Man Who Breaks Things

Purchase Featured Music

Song
The Man Who Breaks Things
Album
Some Are Lakes
Artist
Land of Talk
Label
Saddle Creek
Released
2008

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?

cover for jesus h christ

Jesus H Christ and The Four Hornsmen of the Apocalypse

  • Artist: Jesus H Christ and The Four Hornsmen of the Apocalypse
  • Album: Happier Than You
  • Song: Liz the Hot Receptionist

For more on this CD, visit the artist's Web site.

cover for jesse sykes

Jesse Sykes & the Sweet Hereafter

  • Artist: Jesse Sykes & the Sweet Hereafter
  • Album: Gentleness of Nothing
  • Song: Be It Me, Or Be It None

For more on this CD, visit the artist's Web site

cover for u. shrinivas

U. Shrinivas

  • Artist: U. Shrinivas
  • Album: Samjanitha
  • Song: Sindhu

Purchase Featured Music

Song
Sindhu
Album
Samjanitha
Artist
U. Shrinivas
Label
Dreyfus
Released
2008

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?

Cover for Bayou Country

Creedence Clearwater Revival

  • Artist: Creedence Clearwater Revival
  • Album: Bayou Country
  • Song: Born on the Bayou

Purchase Featured Music

Song
Born on the Bayou
Album
Bayou Country
Artist
Creedence Clearwater Revival
Label
Fantasy
Released
1969

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?

cover for ray lamontagne

Ray LaMontagne

  • Artist: Ray LaMontagne
  • Album: Gossip in the Grain
  • Song: Meg White

Purchase Featured Music

Song
Meg White
Album
Gossip in the Grain
Artist
Ray LaMontagne
Label
Red Ink
Released
2008

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.