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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from Sinead O'Connor.

 

 

 

  • Song: "Downpressor Man"

  • Album: Throw Down Your Arms
  • Year: 2005
  • Comment: Cover of the Peter Tosh classic

 

 

  • Song: "The Emperor's New Clothes"

  • Album: I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got
  • Year: 1990
  • Comment: Sinead relates the story behind the song to those that judge her.

 

 

  • Song: "Mandinka"

  • Album: The Lion And The Cobra
  • Year: 1987
  • Comment: Sinead performed this song at the 1989 Grammy Awards.

 

 

  • Song: "No Man's Woman"

  • Album: Faith and Courage
  • Year: 2000

 

 

  • Song: "Nothing Copmares To You"

  • Album: I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got
  • Year: 1990
  • Comment: Prince wrote this song. This rendition reflected on O'Connor's mother who lost her life in an auto accident five years earlier

 

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from Sinead O'Connor.

 

 

 

  • Song: "Downpressor Man"

  • Album: Throw Down Your Arms
  • Year: 2005
  • Comment: Cover of the Peter Tosh classic

 

 

  • Song: "The Emperor's New Clothes"

  • Album: I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got
  • Year: 1990
  • Comment: Sinead relates the story behind the song to those that judge her.

 

 

  • Song: "Mandinka"

  • Album: The Lion And The Cobra
  • Year: 1987
  • Comment: Sinead performed this song at the 1989 Grammy Awards.

 

 

  • Song: "No Man's Woman"

  • Album: Faith and Courage
  • Year: 2000

 

 

  • Song: "Nothing Copmares To You"

  • Album: I Do Not Want What I Haven't Got
  • Year: 1990
  • Comment: Prince wrote this song. This rendition reflected on O'Connor's mother who lost her life in an auto accident five years earlier

 

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from Brett Dennen.

 

Brett Dennen is a singer-songwriter from California who got his start in music after spending years honing his skills around a campfire as a summer camp counselor.

 

  • Song: "Sweet Persuasion "

  • Album: Smoke and Mirrors
  • Year: 2013

 

 

  • Song: "San Francisco"

  • Album: Hope For The Hopeless
  • Year: 2008

 

 

  • Song: "When We Were Young"

  • Album: Smoke and Mirrors
  • Year: 2013

 

 

  • Song: "Make You Crazy"

  • Album: Hope For The Hopeless
  • Year: 2008
  • Comment: This song features world musician Femi Kuti

 

 

  • Song: "Ain't No Reason"

  • Album: So Much More
  • Year: 2006
  • Comment: Brett's million dollar song

 

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from The War On Drugs.

 

The War On Drugs are an indie rock band that call Philadelphia home. They are getting set to release album number four in 2017.

 

  • Song: "Baby Missles"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Red Eyes"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

  • Song: "Touch of Grey"

  • Album: Day Of The Dead
  • Year: 2016
  • Comment: Grateful Dead cover !

 

 

  • Song: "Brothers"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Under the Pressure"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from The War On Drugs.

 

The War On Drugs are in indie rock band call Philadelphia home. They are getting set to release album number four in 2017.

 

  • Song: "Baby Missles"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Red Eyes"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

  • Song: "Touch of Grey"

  • Album: Day Of The Dead
  • Year: 2016
  • Comment: Grateful Dead cover !

 

 

  • Song: "Brothers"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Under the Pressure"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from The War On Drugs.

 

The War On Drugs are in indie rock band call Philadelphia home. They are getting set to release album number four in 2017.

 

  • Song: "Baby Missles"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Red Eyes"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

  • Song: "Touch of Grey"

  • Album: Day Of The Dead
  • Year: 2016
  • Comment: Grateful Dead cover !

 

 

  • Song: "Brothers"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Under the Pressure"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from The War On Drugs.

 

The War On Drugs are in indie rock band call Philadelphia home. They are getting set to release album number four in 2017.

 

  • Song: "Baby Missles"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Red Eyes"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

  • Song: "Touch of Grey"

  • Album: Day Of The Dead
  • Year: 2016
  • Comment: Grateful Dead cover !

 

 

  • Song: "Brothers"

  • Album: Slave Ambient
  • Year: 2011

 

 

  • Song: "Under the Pressure"

  • Album: Lost In The Dream
  • Year: 2014

 

 

Catch Key Tracks every weekday during the Midday Mix at 1 PM on 91.3 WYEP.

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from Travis.

 

Scottish band that have made a career on indie pop filled bright songs with lyrics that tug at the head and heart

 

  • Song: "Driftwood"

  • Album: The Man Who
  • Year: 1999

 

 

  • Song: "Re-Offender"

  • Album: 12 Memories
  • Year: 2003

 

 

  • Song: "Sing Me To Sleep"

  • Album: Wreckorder
  • Year: 2010
  • Comment: Fran Healy's solo effort. This song features Neko Case with Fran.

 

 

  • Song: "Why Does It Always Rain On Me?"

  • Album: The Man Who
  • Year: 1999
  • Comment: My introductory song from Travis

 

 

  • Song: "Sing"

  • Album: The Invisible Band
  • Year: 2001
  • Comment: Maybe the best Travis song !

 

 

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Below are the 5 key tracks that you need to know from Pearl Jam.

 

The Seattle-based band is considered one of the top bands of the '90s.

 

  • Song: "Black"

  • Album: Ten
  • Year: 1992

 

 

  • Song: "Better Man"

  • Album: Vitalogy
  • Year: 1994

 

 

  • Song: "Lightning Bolt"

  • Album: Lightning Bolt
  • Year: 2013

 

 

  • Song: "Daughter"

  • Album: Vs.
  • Year: 1993

 

 

  • Song: "Just Breathe"

  • Album: Backspacer
  • Year: 2009

 

 

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Key tacks for the week of March 7th features a talented and top female Blues voice in Shemekia Copeland. Her first release came out in 1998, Shemekia now has 7 studio efforts that border
and bounce from traditional blues to soul, r&b, and contemporary blues. The following are the 5 Key Tracks, so far, from Shemekia Copeland's career.

Monday's Key Track 'Lemon Pie'

Tuesday's Key Track 'Outskirts of Love'

Wednesday's Key Track 'Who Stole My Radio'

Thursday's Key Track 'Never Goin' Back to Memphis'

Friday's Key Track 'Livin on Love'

Key Tracks is a feature that airs weekdays at 1pm on WYEP. Tune in for a different artist and their 5 Key Tracks each week on WYEP. listen at wyep.org

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