Acoustic Sunrise Sunday February 18, 2018

This Sunday we tie in KFOG’s John Hughes weekend with “Music from the Movies” featuring soundtracks and songs that have appeared in memorable movies.
Listen for: The Shins and Iron & Wine from Garden State, a soundtrack that turned a lot of people onto these bands for the first time, a KFOG Archives version of the Donnie Darko version of “Mad World,” by Gary Jules (the guy who wrote it), Suzanne Vega from Pretty in Pink (a John Hughes film), the Counting Crows version of “The Ghost in You” from Clueless, Elliott Smith’s “Miss Misery” from Goodwill Hunting, Dream Academy’s orchestral version of the Smiths’ “Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want” from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (also a John Hughes), Jack Johnson doing the White Stripes song from Curious George, and a Willie Nelson song written for Brokeback Mountain that was considered too whimsical for the tone of the movie, “Cowboys are Frequently Secretly Fond of Each Other.”

I’ll let you know how to apply for passes to see Glen Hansard, famous for his music in the film Once. The Irish singer-songwriter will play the Fox March 12th.

6 Am Hour
My Country Tis Of Thee – Crosby & Nash – KFOG Archives
Such Great Heights – Iron & Wine – Garden State Soundtrack
Last Of My Kind – Jason Isbell – Nashville Sound
Falling Slowly – Swell Season – KFOG Live from the Archives 18
Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door – Bob Dylan – Pat Garrett & Billy The Kid Soundtrack
Fool For Love – Lord Huron – Strange Trails
Best Shot – Birdy w/ Jaymes Young – The Fault In Our Stars Soundtrack
Soak Up The Sun – Sheryl Crow – KFOG Rarity
D.I.A. – Peter Mulvey – Are You Listening
It’ll All Work Out – Tom Petty – Let Me Up, I’ve Had Enough, Elizabethtown Soundtrack
It’s All Over Now – Bonnie Raitt – Steal This Movie Soundtrack.
Please Please Please Let Me Get What I Want – Dream Academy – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off Soundtrack
Left Of Center – Suzanne Vega – Pretty In Pink Soundtrack
Love My Way – Psychedelic Furs – KFOG Live from the Archives 08

7 Am Hour
Life In A Northern Town – Dream Academy – Dream Academy
Crystal – Stevie Nicks – Practical Magic Soundtrack
Even More – Ani Difranco – Binary
Simple As This – Jake Bugg – Jake Bugg/Fault In Our Stars Soundtrack.
The Ghost In You – Counting Crows – Clueless Soundtrack
Castle On The Hill – Ed Sheeran – Spotify Session
Kiss From A Rose – Seal – Best Of Seal
One Of These Things First – Nick Drake – Bryter Layter
Jolene – Ray Lamontagne – KFOG Live from the Archives 17
Senseless Love – Max Gomez – Me & Joe
Cowboys Are Frequently Secretly Fond Of Each Other – Willie Nelson – I-Tunes Only
White Wedding – Billy Idol – With Steve Stevens

8 Am Hour
Things Have Changed – Bob Dylan – Wonder Boys Soundtrack
Somewhere Over The Rainbow – Israel Kamakawiwo’ole – Facing Future
Season’s Song – Robert Plant – Carry Fire
Wish I Knew You – Revivalists – KFOG Rarity
I Don’t Wanna Talk About It – Indigo Girls – Rarities
Father And Daughter – Paul Simon – Surprise, Wild Thornberries Soundtrack
Miss Misery – Elliott Smith – New Moon
Safe & Sound – Taylor Swift w/ Civil Wars – Hunger Games Soundtrack
I See Fire – Ed Sheeran – The Hobbit: Desolation Of Smaug Soundtrack
It’s Probably Me – Sting – Lethal Weapon 3 Soundtrack
Mr. President Have Pity On The Working Man – Randy Newman Work – Good Old Boys
Solsbury Hill – Peter Gabriel – Peter Gabriel

9 Am Hour
You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away – Eddie Vedder – I Am Sam Soundtrack
New Slang – Shins – KFOG Archives
New York – St. Vincent – Masseduction
Mad World – Gary Jules – KFOG Live from the Archives 11
Save Me – Aimee Mann – Magnolia Soundtrack
High Hope – Glen Hansard – Rhythm & Repose
Jimi Thing – Dave Matthews – Some Devil Tim Reynolds
When The River Takes The Town – Wood Brothers – One Drop Of Truth
The Presidents – Johnathan Coulton – Thing A Week Three
It’s The End Of The World – R.E.M. – Unplugged 1991 & 2001
We’re Going To Be Friends – Jack Johnson – Curious George Soundtrack
Haunted By Design – Myles Kennedy – Year Of The Tiger

10 Am Hour
Ordinary Miracle – Sarah McLachlan – Charlotte’s Web Soundtrack
Hallelujah – Rufus Wainwright – Shrek Soundtrack & Vibrate: Best Of
Spirit Cold – Tall Heights – Neptune
Say – John Mayer – The Bucket List Soundtrack
My Back Pages – Joan Osborne w/ Jackson Browne – Steal This Movie Soundtrack
Presidents Day Song – Jimmy Fallon – Tonight Show
Everybody Wants To Rule The World – Joseph World – New Stay Awake
Keys To The Kingdom – Band Of Heathens – Duende
Change The World – Eric Clapton – Phenomenon Soundtrack
Everlong – Foo Fighters – Colour and Shape
Psycho Killer – Talking – Stop Making Sense Soundtrack
You’ve Got A Friend In Me – Lyle Lovett w/ Randy Newman – Toy Story Soundtrack
Come With Me Now – Kongos – KFOG Archives
When The Rainbow Comes – Shawn Colvin – Armageddon Soundtrack

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