Well, you didn't ask for it, but here it is anyways: the 30th installment of the Mercury Music Hour. This marginally interesting programme airs every week at the noon hour on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday on 910 AM, on HD radio at 94.7 Too, and streaming online at, and it is the ONLY place to get local Portland music*.

*not technically true


The Mercury Music Hour: Episode 30


Playlist after the jump!

1. The Builders and the Butchers - "Lullaby"
2. AgesandAges - "These Elbows"
3. Jared Mees and the Grown Children - "Hungry Like a Tiger"
4. Quasi - "Nothing from Nothing"
5. Hosannas - "People I Know" (Ocean Age remix)
6. Pegasus Dream - "Stars Light the Way"
7. Faux Hoax - "Foxworthy"
8. Boom! - "Double Killer"
9. Quiet Life - "Jim's Wedding Band"
10. Fernando - "True Instigator"
11. Charming Birds - "Balloon Boy"
12. Dead Moon - "54/40 or Fight" (live)
13. Ezra Holbrook - "Heart Off of Your Sleeve"
14. Chris Walla - "Everyone Needs a Home"
15. Kelli Schaefer - "Black Dog"
16. Orca Team - "Completely Up to You"