What’s Next with Jeff McCord 12.16.21

Music discovery made easy! Each week, host Jeff McCord dives into a wide array of the best new music and reissues, plus a featured classic album, musical milestones, and a look at what’s happening at kutx.org. Give us your feedback on the new music you’re hearing, and make new music suggestions for future programs here.

This week on What’s Next, brand new music from Spoon, Beach House, Deap Vally, Chief Cleopatra, Broken Social Scene, Arca & many more, plus more of the best from 2021! Also, musical milestones from your favorites, and a classic Janelle Monae album tribute!

Episode 46 (12.16.21)

What’s Next

What’s Next Playlist 12.16.21

Hour One
Deap VallyLook AwayMarriage
Beach HouseNew RomanceOnce Twice Melody
Yaeji & OHHYUK29single
Nirvana [aired on MTV 12.16.1993]Where Did You Sleep Last NightUnplugged
Matt Sweeney & Bonnie Prince BillyMake Worry For MeSuperwolves
Leon RussellSlipping Into Christmassingle
Jazmine SullivanPick Up Your FeelingsHeaux Tales
SpoonWild + Dennis Bovell remixLucifer On the Sofa
Vanishing TwinPhase One MillionOokii Gekkou
Alan Vega, Ben Vaughn, Palmyra Delran & Barb DwyerNothing LeftAlan Vega After Dark
Courtney BarnettBefore You Gotta GoThings Take Time, Take Time
David Bowie [released 12.17.1971]QuicksandHunky Dory
Hour Two
BLK OdyssyDrinking GoodBLK Vintage
Bonobo ft. Jamila WoodsTidesFragments
Billy Paul [hit #1 on 12.16.1972]Me and Mrs. Jones360 Degrees of Billy Paul
Tame ImpalaNo ChoiceThe Slow Rush Box Set
King HannahAll Being Finesingle
Chief CleopatraDreamlightsFriends
Julian Baker ZiptieLittle Oblivions
Janelle Monae [classic album tribute]Tightrope ft. Big BoiThe Arch Android
Janelle Monae [classic album tribute]Come Alive (The War of the Roses)The Arch Android
Yves TumorJackieThe Asymptotical World
The ReplacementsTakin’ A Ride (Basement Version)Sorry Ma, Forgot To Take Out The Trash (40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)
BullyJust For Lovesingle
Amadou and MariamDJuruWelcome to Mali
L’RainFind ItFatigue
Hour Three
The Pogues w/Kirsty MacColl [Kirsty MacColl killed 12.18.2000]Fairytale in New YorkIf I Should Fall From Grace With God
Jon HopkinsTayos Caves, Ecuador IIMusic For Psychedelic Therapy
Flock of DimesPrice of BlueHead of Roses
Megan Thee StallionThot S**tsingle
Makaya McCravenBlack Rhythm HappeningDeciphering the Message
Run DMC [certified Gold 12.17.1984]It’s Like ThatRun DMC
IDLESCar CrashCrawler
BranzinoGolden Dayssingle
Captain Beefheart  [died 12.17.2010]When It Blows Its StacksThe Dust Blows Forward
Alejandro Escovedo w/Alex RuizBandido Para TiLa Cruzada
The KrayolasTex-Mex Rudolph (Navidad Remix)single
Broken Social SceneThis House Is On Firesingle
ArcaPradaKick ii
SpoonChristmas Time Is Here Againsingle
James BrownSanta Claus, Santa Claussingle

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