The Sounds in My Head is a biweekly music show featuring songs and bands you might have missed. Hosted by Daniel.

Visit the Official Sounds in My Head Website for archives and a prettier site and stuff.

01. Dinner Party - Moustache of Insanity
02. Young - Frankie Cosmos
03. O Contest Winner - Frankie Cosmos
04. Reality TV - Sports
05. GDP - Sports
06. The Washing Machine - Sports
07. Feel You - Julia Holter
08. Sea Calls Me Home - Julia Holter
09. Golden Hind - Dr. Dog
10. Bring My Baby Back - Dr. Dog
11. Uu Uu Uu - Jaakko Eino Kalevi
12. When You Walk Through Them All - Jaakko Eino Kalevi
13. EOS - ROSTAM

This episode includes a clip of Milla Jovovich (Leeloo Dallas) in The 5th Element. And of The SNL Sportscasters.

ALSO: TSiMH is now on Spotify! Follow my Season 13 Playlist. More songs will be added as new episodes come out. Look out for other playlists as well!

Direct download: 02.08.16.m4a
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01. Football Season's Over - Shelley Fabares
02. Trouble - Cage the Elephant
03. Cold Cold Cold - Cage the Elephant
04. Perfect - The Range of Light Wilderness
05. Under Your Spell - The Range of Light Wilderness
06. True True - The Range of Light Wilderness
07. Coffee Cold - Galt MacDermot
08. Farmland - Galt MacDermot
09. Lady, You Look Good to Me - Galt MacDermot
10. Blur - Jonathan Bree
11. Tear Your Face Off - Jonathan Bree
12. Too Many People - Princess Chelsea
13. We are Strangers - Princess Chelsea
14. Free the Skull - Moon Duo

This is the last episode of Season 12. I'll be taking some time off at the start of the new year, and probably ramp up Season 13 in February 2016.

Direct download: 12.28.15.m4a
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Special “Mostly Xmas” Episode!

01. Not a Holiday Song - Câlisse
02. Long White Beard (feat. Robin Goldwasser) - They Might Be Giants
03. And Mom and Kid - They Might Be Giants
04. College Town - They Might Be Giants
05. Postcard #3 - Jens Lekman
06. Postcard #35 - Jens Lekman
07. Belize Navidad (feat. Anika Pyle) - Chris Farren
08. Like a Gift From God or Whatever (feat. Jenny Owen Youngs) - Chris Farren
09. Christmas in Dearborn - Advance Base
10. Christmas in Milwaukee - Advance Base
11. Just Like Christmas - Derek
12. Wonderful Christmastime - Derek & Scenic World
13. In My Teeth - The Rosebuds
14. Give Me a Reason - The Rosebuds
15. Jingle Bells - River Whyless

This episode features They Might Be Giants' "Long White Beard" which Kelli and I made the music video for! Be sure to check it out, and also watch the "behind the scenes" video we put together.

If you missed it, you can always go back and listen to the special episode from 2007 about how Kelli and I met at a TMBG concert. Link: http://thesoundsinmyhead.com/08.06.07.html

Direct download: 12.21.15.m4a
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01. Nous Etions Deux - La Femme
02. Oh Baby Doll - La Femme
03. My Camel - Stanley Brinks and The Wave Pictures
04. Fire to My Mind - Stanley Brinks and The Wave Pictures
05. Majorette - Beach House
06. The Traveller - Beach House
07. California Owls - Death and Vanilla
08. Follow the Light - Death and Vanilla
09. Longing - Soda Shop
10. 'Round and 'Round - Soda Shop
11. JEK - Jaakko Eino Kalevi
12. Deeper Shadows - Jaakko Eino Kalevi
13. Douce France - Charles Trenet

The music I talked over this episode was "Witch Dub" by La Femme, "Door No. 2" by Cat's Eyes, and "Paris Paris" by Cha Cha Guitri.

This wasn't a Special Paris episode, but it really should have been.


01. Hyena - Silver Firs
02. Fuzz - Computer Magic
03. Bionic Man - Computer Magic
04. Sister of Pearl - Baio
05. Endless Rhythm - Baio
06. Alexandra- Hamilton feat. Rostam Batmanglij
07. Bomba - Angelique Kidjo feat. Rostam Batmanglij
08. No One Can Tell - Youth Lagoon
09. Highway Patrol Stun Gun - Youth Lagoon
10. Fantasy - Air Waves
11. 1,000 Degrees - Air Waves
12. Come to Call Me - The Crepitans


01. Paper Sun - Jacco Gardner
02. Gibraltar - Beirut
03. No No No - Beirut
04. Los Perdimos de Vista - Los Bonsáis
05. La Espina - Los Bonsáis
06. Como Si Nada - Los Bonsáis
07. Summer Fun - The Kickstand Band
08. July - The Kickstand Band
09. Get It Right - Doug Hoyer
10. Meet Me in the Pale Moonlight - Doug Hoyer
11. Spiderhead - Cage the Elephant
12. Cigarette Daydreams - Cage the Elephant
13. Believe - Spector

This episode features a clip from Pete Holmes wonderful podcast You Made it Weird, with special guest Ellie Kemper (from Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) where they discuss juices and healthy vs American living.

Direct download: 10.12.15.m4a
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SPECIAL HAWAII EPISODE!

01. Hawaii - Blackbird Blackbird
02. California Gurls - Johnny Aloha aka Richard Cheese
03. Island in the Sun - Johnny Aloha aka Richard Cheese
04. Swinging Hawaii - Kitty, Daisy & Lewis
05. Honolulu Rock-a Roll-a - Kitty, Daisy & Lewis
06. Queen of the South Sea Isles - Hawaiian Beach Combers
07. Mom - Lena Machado
08. Ka Loke - Makaha Sons & Dennis Pavao
09. A Musical Game - Ohtoro
10. Westside Ship Yard - Ohtoro
11. Cosmos in the Water - The Fourth Wall
12. Wolves Instead - The Fourth Wall
13. I.A.T.C. - The Rightovers
14. So Famous I'm Fucked - The Rightovers
15. Defending Yourself - Dream Dragons
16. Guts & Blood - Dream Dragons
17. Hawaiian War Chant - The Muppets
18. Somewhere Over the Rainbow/What a Wonderful World - Israel Kamakawiwo'ole

This episode features a clip from Alexander Payne's great movie The Descendants. You should also listen to a great segment from NPR's Morning Edition about Israel Kamakawiwo'ole which I link to on the site, even though I couldn't figure out how to shoehorn a clip from it into the show.

Direct download: 09.28.15.m4a
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01. Calling Out - EZTV

02. Another One - Mac DeMarco

03. I've Been Waiting for Her - Mac DeMarco

04. Space Song - Beach House

05. 10:37 - Beach House

06. Then I Will Love You Again - Laetitia Sadier

07. Echo Port - Laetitia Sadier

08. Gin & Coconut Water - Blind Bud & the Loire Valley Calypsos

09. Not Me - Blind Bud & the Loire Valley Calypsos

10. Waitin' in School - Ricky Nelson

11. Lonesome Town - Ricky Nelson

12. A Long Vacation - Ricky Nelson

13. Family Stone - Alex Burey

 

This episode features a clip from Sam Harris’ always interesting Waking Up podcast where he expresses astonishment at the silence from the media in response to the remarkably unethical views on abortion that many of the GOP presidential candidates express. Also, a few “Musician Jokes” from Prairie Home Companion’s Pretty Good Jokes album.

Direct download: 09.14.15.m4a
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01. We Walk - R.E.M.

02. I Am Superman - R.E.M.

03. Fall On Me - R.E.M.

04. It's the End of the World as We Know it (and I Feel Fine) - R.E.M.

05. Exhuming McCarthy - R.E.M.

06. Tom's? - Bingo Hand Job (aka R.E.M.)

07. Man on the Moon - R.E.M.

08. The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonite - R.E.M.

09. The Lion Sleeps Tonight - R.E.M.

10. Photograph - R.E.M.

11. What's the Frequency, Kenneth? - R.E.M.

12. Strange Currencies - R.E.M.

13. Almond Kisses - Spacehog feat. Michael Stipe

14. Daysleeper - R.E.M.

15. Aftermath - R.E.M.

16. Leaving New York - R.E.M.

17. Supernatural Superserious - R.E.M.

18. ÜBerlin - R.E.M.

 

This episode features clips from the 2014 documentary R.E.M. by MTV. I wanted to include clips from Episode 124: Longbox of the podcast 99% Invisible about how the packaging for R.E.M.'s album Out of Time changed American politics, but I couldn’t find a short enough soundbite for this over-inflated episode. So just go listen to the whole thing if you haven’t—it’s great!

Direct download: 08.31.15.m4a
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01. Friday Night - Mrs. Magician

02. Friday I'm in Love - Yo La Tengo

03. My Heart's Not in It - Yo La Tengo

04. It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine) - Free Cake for Every Creature

05. What - Broncho

06. Class Historian - Broncho

07. Cassiopeia - Rodney Cromwell

08. Barry Was an Arms Dealer - Rodney Cromwell

09. All I Want From You Is Everything - The School

10. Do I Love You? - The School

11. Meet Me at the Pier - The Hi-Life Companion

12. Sabatini - The Hi-Life Companion

13. 1997, Passing in the Hallway - Martha

 

This episode features a clip from Louis CK's new comedy album Live at Madison Square Garden where he talks about taking his kids to activities like tap dancing or soccer… or school.

Direct download: 08.17.15.m4a
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