Music that won't  leave my head (eclectic but they all work together)

A Listmania! list by Lawrence Hartman "Consumer01" (Ozarks, the backwoods)
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The list author says: "Musicians and songs that don't settle for being mere background noise. BLOCK OUT THE WORLD"
High Violet
1.  High Violet by The National
The list author says:
  "Give it several listens and several weeks to imbed itself into you. "Anyone's Ghost" and "Afraid of Everyone" will bring your world to a standstill."
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Boxer
2.  Boxer by The National
The list author says:
  "Their high-water mark. That is until their next album comes along. "Fake Empire", "Slow Show", "Racing like a Pro""
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Sad Songs for Dirty Lovers
3.  Sad Songs for Dirty Lovers by The National
The list author says:
  ""90-Mile Water Wall" started my The National craze. still a favorite track years on."
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Untitled
4.  Untitled by Wintersleep
The list author says:
  "The entire album start to finish is a must, not a bad track here. But "insomnia", "listen (listen, listen)" and "a long flight" make me forget to function in the real world. An effing knock-out band."
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Welcome to the Night Sky
5.  Welcome to the Night Sky by Wintersleep
The list author says:
  ""weighty ghost" started my Wintersleep obssession. Then I discovered that there is not a throw-away track on the entire album. Then I discovered all their other albums were fantasic. Then I dicovered I was lost inside them and forgetting to sleep, go to work...."
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

I and Love and You
6.  I and Love and You by The Avett Brothers
The list author says:
  "Would love to see these guys in concert. But afraid I might scream or drool like a lovelorn school girl (I'm a father of 3 sons). Heartfelt music, funny and sad and smart and true-to-life."
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Emotionalism
7.  Emotionalism by The Avett Brothers
The list author says:
  "Yeah, I get a little emotional with this album."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (120 customer reviews)

Words are Dead
8.  Words are Dead by Horse Feathers
The list author says:
  "Simple and true. One minute into "Falling Through the Roof" has my jaw dropping open."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

House With No Home
9.  House With No Home by Horse Feathers
The list author says:
  "Is it folk? Appalachian? Pacific Northwest indie? Canadian cabin fever? even plays like the soundtrack to my backwoods, outdoors childhood in the South. Love "Heathens' Kiss""
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Our Shadows Will Remain
10.  Our Shadows Will Remain by Joseph Arthur
The list author says:
  "All good. Don't hesitate to download every track or purchase entire cd."
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Nuclear Daydream
11.  Nuclear Daydream by Joseph Arthur
The list author says:
  ""You Are Free"--  will I never tire of this song?"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Brief History
12.  Brief History by The Waifs
The list author says:
  "Even if you've never heard of these guys you won't waste a penny if you buy this cd. LOVE these guys."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

You Are Free
13.  You Are Free by Cat Power
The list author says:
  "Her best in my opinion. And all of her music is good."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (91 customer reviews)

The Covers Record
14.  The Covers Record by Cat Power
The list author says:
  "Interesting choice of covers. For comforting familiar territory listen to "Wild is the Wind" (was Nina Simone the first to record this song in the 1960's?) and "Red Apples", songs my 5 year old son and my grandmother love."
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The Shepherd's Dog
15.  The Shepherd's Dog by Iron & Wine
The list author says:
  "I'm only adding this album from Sam Beam cause all his albums are great and I'd ramble on ad naseum. So with this one "Ressurection Fern" and "Boy with a Coin" are 2 of my most burned and shared tracks. Don't want to know what my life would be like if Iron & Wine hadn't entered the scene."
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Jimson Weed
16.  Jimson Weed by Nathan
The list author says:
  "Funny and sad and whip-smart. "Sunset Chaser"-- I love to hear my teen-age son sing this around the house. "Home with Me" is a wrecking ball that would devastate if not for shockingly clever lines like "so strap me on the ultra-violet, lie-detectorized, rack-o-matic" and "so go ahead and toss me in the Southdale omni-correctional looney-bin""
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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Drunkards Prayer
17.  Drunkards Prayer by Over the Rhine
The list author says:
  ""Born" -- I don't know what to say"
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Impossible Dream
18.  Impossible Dream by Patty Griffin
The list author says:
  "Great stuff: voice, instruments, lifes' meaning. "Florida" makes everyone stop and ask "who is this?""
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (103 customer reviews)

Trevor Hall Live
19.  Trevor Hall Live by Trevor Hall
The list author says:
  "I seriously thought this was an old black Jamaican man. Whoa! He's a young skinny white surfer dude. "Limetree" is known by anyone within the sound of my voice."
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The Devil Makes Three
20.  The Devil Makes Three by The Devil Makes Three
The list author says:
  "Somber and fun, country and bluegrass folk. Maybe. A distinctive genre of their own. "The Plank" is a hoot (my sons laugh, my sister is squimish of the gore); "The Graveyard"-- do I take these guys tongue-in-cheek or are they dead serious?"
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Useful Music
21.  Useful Music by Josh Joplin Group
The list author says:
  ""I've Changed -alternate version)" -- prepare for a soul-changing song."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (58 customer reviews)

Dear Science
22.  Dear Science by TV on the Radio
The list author says:
  "May sound like breakneck departure here, but this is pure genious. "DLZ" still has me spinning and pondering. "Love Dog" reminds me of my teen-age son. I can't explain it."
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Friend & Foe
23.  Friend & Foe by Menomena
The list author says:
  "Hmmm...  just go with me on this one. Loud and soft and glaring and insightful. "The Pelican" & "Evil Bee" are brilliant, as are they all. I tracked down the cd artwork and bought the poster, my sons stare at it for hours."
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Bonus 0 Jul 29, 2010
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Wrong song title 0 May 26, 2010
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Help Me Find... 2 Jun 21, 2008
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