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Transnormal Skiperoo
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03/09/2008
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Jim White - Outer-Space Alternative Country

 


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World Cafe, March 5, 2008 - Jim White has seemingly lived multiple lives, having worked as a fashion model, a New York taxi driver, a professional surfer, a photographer, and a filmmaker. His resume doesn't end there, though: White is also an established musician with six CDs under his belt.

 Categorized as "outer-space alternative country," White's first few albums, including Wrong-Eyed Jesus and No Such Place, were all critically acclaimed. His latest, last month's Transnormal Skiperoo, finds him collaborating with many Southern artists, including the band Ollabelle and local Georgia legend Don Chambers & Goat. The disc mixes elements of bluegrass and Americana-style rock.

World Cafe /w David Dye
R.L. Burnside - Bad Luck City - Wish I Was In Heaven Sitting Down
Drive-by Truckers - The Righteous Path - Brighter Than Creation’s Dark
Jim White - Torquoise House - Recorded Live For The World Cafe
Jim White - A Town Called Amen - Recorded Live For The World Cafe
Jim White - Jailbird - Recorded Live For The World Cafe
Jim White - Fruit Of The Vine - Transnormal Skiperoo
Wilco - You Are My Face - Sky Blue Sky
Bell X-1 - Rocky Took A Lover - Flock
The Hold Steady - Southtown Girls - Boys And Girls In America

Jackie Mittoo - Juice Box
Steve Earle - City Of Immigrants - Washington Square Serenade
Iron & Wine - Lovesong Of The Buzzard - The Shepherd’s Dog
Devotchka - The Clockwise Witness - A Mad And Faithful Telling
Dengue Fever - Tiger Phone Card - Venus On Earth
Joe Jackson - Invisible Man - Rain
Ingrid Michaelson - Breakable - Girls And Boys
Jose Gonzales - Down The Line - In Our Nature
Chris Walla - Sing Again - Field Manual
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! - Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! 
Screaming Trees - Nearly Lost You - Sweet Oblivion
Stevie Wonder - Living For The City - Innervisions
Cat Power - New York - Jukebox
Soulive - Crosstown Traffic - Breakout

 

 

 


 
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