Buried Treasures and Ask The Critics

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A record album pressing plate at the United Record Pressing company in Nashville, Tenn. on Jan. 25, 2007. Mark Humphrey / Associated Press
Record plant
A record album pressing plate at the United Record Pressing company in Nashville, Tenn. on Jan. 25, 2007. Mark Humphrey / Associated Press

Buried Treasures and Ask The Critics

Looking for new music that you won't hear on the radio or almost anywhere else? Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot share some recent songs they're loving (aka Buried Treasures) that are beneath the mainstream radar. They also answer some questions from listeners in another edition of Ask the Critics.

Greg's Picks:

  • Sault “Don’t Waste my Time”
  • Peter Cottontale “Hi-5”
  • wht.rbbt.obj “Jolene’s Reply”
  • Bonny Light Horseman “Jane Jane”

Jim's Picks:

  • Killer Workout "Too Late"
  • Ellen Siberian Tiger "If A Tree Falls in the Forest"
  • Sweet Spirit "Behold"
  • Ganser, "Bad Form"

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Featured Songs

Sault, "Don't Waste My Time," 5, Forever Living Originals, 2019
Killer Workout, "Too Late," Too Late (Single), Self-released, 2020
Ellen Siberian Tiger, "If a Tree Falls in the Forest...," If a Tree Falls in the Forest... (Single), Self-released, 2019
Peter CottonTale, "Hi 5 (feat. Eryn Allen Kane, YEBBA, Grace Weber & Sing Harlem)," CATCH, Self-released, 2020
Sweet Spirit, "Behold," Trinidad, Merge, 2020
wht.rbbt.obj, "Jolene’s Reply," (Single), Self-released, 2020
Ganser, "Bad Form," Just Look At That Sky, Felte, 2020
Bonny Light Horseman, "Jane Jane," Bonny Light Horseman, 37d03d, 2020
The Smiths, "Ask," (Single), Rough Trade, 1986
The Bollweevils, "Jenny," Stick Your Neck Out, Dr. Strange, 1994
Bob Marley & The Wailers, "Crisis (LIVE)," N/A, N/A, 1978
Elliot Smith, "Between the Bars (LIVE)," N/A, N/A, N/A
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, "Youngstown," Live In New York City, Columbia, 2001