Monday Mixteen: 7/6/2020

Monday Mixteen 20200706

By some miracle, we have survived the first half of 2020. Heaven only knows what will come our way in the second half of this crazy story of 2020. Will it be Revenge of the Murder Hornets, a tornado with nuclear funnels, or perhaps a good old-fashioned asteroid to wipe out humanity?

Whatever 2020 throws our way next, let’s take a moment to reflect on some great releases in the first half of the year. This playlist focuses on some really great tunes that, for whatever reason, never made it on a Monday Mixteen or on the GOBL Radio Show (shameless plug: send your mp3’s to ghost@deepellumradio.com for airplay consideration).

You might think that this playlist would seem like a casserole made of stale leftovers, but the truth is this Monday Mixteen is anything but that. It serves as a reminder that there’s enough talent here in the metroplex (and the state of Texas) that it’s easy for musical gems to go unnoticed for far too long. No, this is not a stale casserole, but a fine gumbo with a variety of musical spices that are sure to please your eardrum’s palette. Yes, I know your palette is associated with the mouth and not the ear. Work with me and my metaphors, will ya?

  1. Rosegarden Funeral Party, “Salvation and Saving Face”
  2. The Motel Pines, “Better Than What You Deserve”
  3. Night Glitter, “Transparency (La Transperence)”
  4. Charley Crockett, “Run Horse Run”
  5. The Prof.Fuzz 63, “Nadine Codeine”
  6. Ego Jones, “Far Between”
  7. Ronnie Heart, “The Vine”
  8. Jaime Saso, “River Wash Us Away”
  9. Tayla Parx, “Dance Alone”
  10. Ting Tang Tina, “Honeybee”
  11. Joshua Ray Walker, “Cupboard”
  12. Cory Cross, “Lay You Down with Me”
  13. Jessie Frye, “The One”
  14. Foxtales, “Bestop Falls”
  15. Old 97’s, “Turn Off the TV”
  16. All Clean, “Fake as Fuck”
Similar posts
  • Where The Ghost Will Be Tonight: 6/18... Have you ever noticed that on a musician’s birthday, they always want to play their music?  Forget a chance to just relax and enjoy performances by their friends and favorite acts.  Nope, most it seems would rather take the opportunity to be on stage themselves. Tonight is the birthday of Leah Lane, who will be [...]
  • Monday Mixteen: 3/15/21 Normally during this week, many Dallasites would be making the trek down to Austin for SXSW week.  Yes, the festival is still happening, but only as an online event.  That means Austin likely has no packed hotels and motels, no ridiculous amount of traffic and foot traffic, and no venues with people packed in like [...]
  • Monday Mixteen: 3/8/21 Unless if you’ve been living under a rock. you have probably heard about the two COVID related mandates issued by Governor Abbott.  These mandates, which go into effect Wednesday, deal with business capacity, and the other with masks in public. The first part allows all business to operate at 100% capacity.  I will admit that [...]
  • Ten for Your Attention This Tuesday: ... It took a bit of digging, but I found ten cool brand new songs released in 2021 worthy of your attention. The weather may be cool, but not as cool as these songs. I begin the list with a joyful tune that Ellen Once Again dropped on New Year’s Day. After all the chaos we [...]
  • The Top Songs of 2020: 70-61 So, let’s just do a quick review. Monday, The Ghost revealed songs #101-81, then yesterday songs #80-71 were shared. What to do today? Hmm… let me review my list of numbers. Ah, okay, so #70-61 on the countdown it is. Upsetting, “Donnie” Sunbuzzed, “Sci-Fi-Hi” Siamese Hips, “Analysis Paralysis” Joshua Ray Walker, “Cupboard” Simone Nicole, “Tangerine” [...]

Follow Me On:

Subscribe to the Newsletter

Upcoming Shows

  • No events