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College Countdown Playlists

College Countdown playlist for 07/18/2015

 Wonderful as always to fill in for College Countdown for the vactioning Sean Riley.  Here is a listing of some dates to hear live the artists that you heard today on the show.  Be sure to  check past shows on the Archive for other concerts in the area.  As always, if you buy any of the albums that you heard today, make sure to listen to EVERY song!  Son Lux - July 22 at the Brighton Music Hall, Allston, MA;  Dawes - July 25 at the Concert in the Park Series, LL Bean, Freeport, ME and 9/22 at the Royale, Boston, MA;    Modest Mouse - July 23 at the Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston and on Oct. 20 at the Cross Insurance Arena, Portland, ME;  Heartless Bastards - July 24 at the Newport Folk Festival, Newport, RI, Sept. 17 at the Port City Music Hall, Portland, ME, Sept. 18 at the Paradise Rock Club, Boston, MA;  Twenty One Pilots - Sept. 12 at the Blue Hills Bank Pavillion, Boston, MA;My Morning Jacket - Nov. 20 and 21 at the Orpheum, Boston, MA;  Leon Bridges - Oct. 18 at the Royale in Boston, MA;  Bully - Sept. 27 at Boston Calling, Boston, MA.  xoSuellen  

College Countdown playlist for 06/27/2015

Hot Chip claims the #1 spot this week, and we have debuts from No Joy, FFS, SOAK, Hudson Mohawke, and Summer Camp!

Support your favorite artists by catching them in concert! The following is a list of upcoming shows featuring artists on today's program.
June 30 - PINS - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
July 10 - SOAK - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East Upstairs
July 16 - Eskimeaux - Somerville, MA @ Cuisine En Locale (opening for Elvis Depressedly and Mitski)
July 23 - Modest Mouse - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 24 - Kopecky - Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
July 24 - The Tallest Man On Earth and Heartless Bastards - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 25 - Dawes - Freeport, ME @ L.L. Bean Discovery Park
July 25 - Sufjan Stevens and Courtney Barnett - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 29 - Cayucas - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
July 31 - Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
August 9 - Jamie xx - Boston, MA @ Royale
September 12 - Twenty One Pilots - Boston, MA @ Blue Hill Bank Pavilion
September 17 - Heartless Bastards - Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
September 18 - Heartless Bastards - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
September 18 - Mikal Cronin - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
September 22 - Dawes - Boston, MA @ Royale
September 25-27 - Alabama Shakes - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
September 26 - Mikal Cronin - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace
September 28 - Built To Spill - Portland, ME @ Asylum
September 29 - Built To Spill - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
September 30 - Built To Spill - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
October 1 - Built To Spill - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
October 6 - Girlpool and Eskimeaux - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East Downstairs
October 20 - Modest Mouse - Portland, ME @ Cross Insurance Arena
October 28 - Joanna Gruesome - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East Upstairs

College Countdown playlist for 06/20/2015

Thee Oh Sees claim the top spot on the Countdown this week, plus we had debuts from Dawes, Jim O'Rourke, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, Jacco Gardner, PINS and Cayucas!

Support your favorite College Countdown artists by seeing them in concert! The following is a list of upcoming shows featuring artists on today's program.
June 30 - PINS - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
July 16 - Elvis Depressedly and Eskimeaux - Somerville, MA @ Cuisine En Locale (co-headlining with Mitski)
July 24 - Kopecky - Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
July 24 - The Tallest Man On Earth and Heartless Bastards - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 25 - Dawes - Freeport, ME @ L.L. Bean Discovery Park
July 25 - Sufjan Stevens and Courtney Barnett - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 29 - Cayucas - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
July 31 - Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
August 9 - Jamie xx - Boston, MA @ Royale
September 12 - Twenty One Pilots - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
September 17 - Heartless Bastards - Portland, ME @ Port City Music Hall
September 18 - Heartless Bastards - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
September 18 - Mikal Cronin - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
September 22 - Dawes - Boston, MA @ Royale
September 25-27 - Alabama Shakes - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
September 26 - Mikal Cronin - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace
September 28 - Built To Spill - Portland, ME @ Asylum
September 29 - Built To Spill - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
September 30 - Built To Spill - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
October 1 - Built To Spill - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
October 28 - Joanna Gruesome - Cambridge, MA @ The Middle East Upstairs

College Countdown playlist for 05/30/2015

Alabama Shakes hang on to the #1 spot for a third straight week, while we have debuts on the Top 40 from Hot Chip, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Guantanamo Baywatch, Shamir, Crocodiles, Eskimeaux and Nosaj Thing!

Support your favorite artists by catching them at a show! The following is a list of upcoming shows in the area featuring artists on today's program.
June 2 - Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
June 4 - Calexico - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 4 - Hot Chip - Boston, MA @ House of Blues
June 6 - Crocodiles - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
June 11 - Shamir - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
June 12 - Best Coast - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
June 20 - The Helio Sequence - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
June 25 - TORRES - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
July 16 - Elvis Depressedly and Eskimeaux - Somerville, MA @ Cuisine En Locale
July 23 - Modest Mouse - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 23 - Passion Pit - Boston, MA @ The Lawn On D
July 24 - The Tallest Man On Earth, Courtney Barnett and Calexico - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 25 - Sufjan Stevens - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
September 4 - Death Cab For Cutie - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
September 10 - Death Cab For Cutie - Manchester, NH @ Verizon Wireless Arena
September 11 - Death Cab For Cutie - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
September 18 - Mikal Cronin - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
September 25-27 - Alabama Shakes - Boston, MA @ Boston Calling Music Festival
September 26 - Mikal Cronin - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace

College Countdown playlist for 05/23/2015

Happy to fill in for my friend, Sean, today for College Countdown. See previous playlists for a complete list of acts coming to the area but the new ones in the cue are:

Metz at the Paradise Rock Club on May 30; Calexico at the Sinclair in Cambridge, MA on June 4; Mikal Cronin at Great Scotts in Allston, MA on Sept. 18; Helio Sequence will be at the Brighton Music Hall on June 20; Pokey LaFarge at the Shalin Liu Performance Center on July 5; Lower Dens will be playing on June 20 at the Sinclair in Cambridge, MA, at 3S Airpspace in Portsmouth, NH on June 22, and at the Asylum in Portland, ME on June 23; WIRE will be at the Sinclair in Cambridge on June 2; Death Cab for Cutie will have two shows: Sept. 10 at the Verizon Wireless in Manchester, NH and Sept. 11 at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion and Modest Mouse will be at the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion in Boston, MA on July 23.

College Countdown playlist for 05/16/2015

Sitting in for Sean for CC is a real treat!  Suellen

College Countdown playlist for 05/02/2015

Courtney Barnett hangs on to the #1 spot for a third straight week this week, and we have debuts from Speedy Ortiz, Mikal Cronin, Built To Spill, Passion Pit, They Might Be Giants, Alabama Shakes, Villagers, Ava Luna, and TORRES.

Support your favorite artists by catching them in concert! Here's a list of upcoming shows featuring artists from today's show:
May 3 - Toro Y Moi - Boston, MA @ Paradise Rock Club
May 4 - Sufjan Stevens - Boston, MA @ Wang Theatre
May 7 - Pokey LaFarge - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 9 - Death Cab For Cutie - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
May 9 - Turbo Fruits - Boston, MA @ Bill's Bar
May 13 - Turbo Fruits - Portland, ME @ Geno's Rock Club
May 13 - Waxahatchee - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 18 - Courtney Barnett and Chastity Belt - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
May 23 - Dan Deacon - Boston, MA @ Brighton Music Hall
June 4 - Calexico - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 20 - Lower Dens - Cambridge, MA @ The Sinclair
June 22 - Lower Dens - Portsmouth, NH @ 3S Artspace
June 23 - Lower Dens - Portland, ME @ The Asylum
June 25 - TORRES - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
June 28 - San Cisco - Boston, MA @ Great Scott
July 5 - Pokey LaFarge - Rockport, MA @ Shalin Liu Performance Center
July 16 - Mitski - Somerville, MA @ Cuisine En Locale (co-headlining with Elvis Depressedly)
July 23 - Modest Mouse - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
July 24 - Calexico - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 25 - Sufjan Stevens, Jose Gonzalez and Courtney Barnett - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 26 - Laura Marling - Newport, RI @ Newport Folk Festival
July 29 - Calexico - Portland, ME @ State Theatre (opening for The Decemberists)
August 3 - Father John Misty - Portland, ME @ State Theatre
September 10 - Death Cab For Cutie - Manchester, NH @ Verizon Wireless Arena
September 11 - Death Cab For Cutie - Boston, MA @ Blue Hills Bank Pavilion