Nuggets 365 – Rejecting Affection

David Berman and partner

Songs about rejection, both from the perspective of the person rejected and the ‘rejector’. Uplifting in a doomscrolling way.

David Berman‘s swansong performing as Purple Mountains is just epic. Read the whole sad story here.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purple_Mountains_(album)

#10cc, #an-horse, #arthur-alexander, #barbara-lynn, #boygenius, #club-8, #darondo, #lee-dorsey #moose, #purple-mountains, #r-dean-taylor, #roky-erickson, #sparklehorse, #springtime-carnivore, #superette, #the-conquests, #the-radio-dept, #the-shirelles, #the-spinto-band, #the-supremes, #the-underdogs, #trevor-dandy, #valerie-june, #vashti-bunyan, #white-town, #wilson-pickett

Nuggets 273 – Zippers Down 6

Nuggets 273 - Zippers down 6 cover

The perfect road trip mix.

A playable playlist follows, or follow this link – http://html5.grooveshark.com/playlist/Nuggets+273+Zippers+Down+6/99102715

Nuggets 273 – Zippers down 6 by Paul on Grooveshark

When time allows I will post some links and videos.

In the meantime, read more about Pure X here, buy the album here, or just wonder at their loveliness below.

Pure X

#bob-lind, #conquering-sun, #first-aid-kit, #fletcher-c-johnson, #geri-x, #gord-downie, #harry-nilsson, #howlin-wolf, #huey-piano-smith, #ike-tina-turner, #jack-kittel, #jim-sullivan, #lee-dorsey, #lee-hazlewood, #link-wray, #major-lazer, #natural-child, #palma-violets, #roger-miller, #the-compulsive-gamblers, #the-kinks, #the-mamas-the-papas, #the-sadies, #thee-oh-sees, #white-fence, #woods