December 18th – Christmas special

Tonight I’ve made a┬áspecial festive mix with new songs and fresh acoustic versions of singalong classics. Listen out for Billie Marten, Sufjan Stevens, Rufus Wainwright, Gavin James, Pentatonix, Fiona Apple and more. There’s also a special mini-mix of carols starting in the middle of the show. Hope you enjoy it – happy Christmas!

First hour:

Blitzen Trapper Christmas Is Coming Soon
Johnnyswim Christmas Day
Daniela Andrade The Perfect Christmas
Cary Brothers Christmas Tree
Handsome and Gretyl O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
Sufjan Stevens Angels We Have Heard On High
The Head And The Heart Winter Song
Mason Jennings Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Joshua Hyslop Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Rufus Wainwright feat. Sharon Van Etten Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Gretchen Peters Song For A Winter’s Night
Billie Marten White Christmas
Sufjan Stevens Only At Christmas Time
Sawyer Deck The Halls
The Sweeplings Winter Wonderland
She & Him Christmas Wish
Zee Avi No Christmas For Me
Jack Johnson Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer
Gavin James The Christmas Song
Over The Rhine Darlin’ (Christmas Is Coming)
Ranagri The Snow It Melts The Soonest
Brittin Lane In Winter’s Cold

Carols mini-mix:

Johnnyswim O Come All Ye Faithful
Fyfe We Three Kings
Cary Brothers O Holy Night
Zach Gill Silent Night
Sufjan Stevens Joy To The World
Pentatonix God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Erin Bode See Amid The Winter Snow
George Winston Carol Of The Bells

Rest of show:

Jasmine Thompson Do You Want To Build A Snowman?
Maria Mena Home For Christmas
Hannah Miller Room By The Fire
Y La Bamba Senor Santa
Fiona Apple Frosty The Snowman
Randy Greer & Ignasi Terraza Trio Wrap Yourself In A Christmas Package
Emily DeLoach If I Can’t Have You
The Civil Wars I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day
Handsome and Gretyl The Christmas Song
Caroline Spence More Than Christmas
JP Heller Emmanuel

December 11th – featuring Oren Lavie

Here is tonight’s Simplecity acoustic show tracklist, featuring Israeli singer-songwriter Oren Lavie and a special mix of “saying sorry” songs. Come back soon for another chance to hear the show right here.

First hour:

Irene Atman Simple Life
Oren Lavie Her Morning Elegance
Taylor Hicks What’s Right Is Right
Jose Gonzalez Hand On Your Heart
Angus & Julie Stone Mango Tree
Oren Lavie Locked In A Room
Sia Don’t Bring Me Down
Bon Iver Beach Baby
David Mead Last Train Home
Oren Lavie The Opposite Side Of The Sea
Josh Pyke Memories & Dust
Scott Matthews Passing Stranger
Breaks Co-Op The Otherside
Oren Lavie Don’t Let Your Hair Grow Too Long
Lou Rhodes Each Moment New
Adem Ringing In My Ear
Kate Walsh Talk Of The Town

“Sorry” mix:

Feist So Sorry
Badly Drawn Boy I Was Wrong
Missy Higgins Forgive Me
James Blunt Same Mistake
Tom McRae Still Lost
Aqualung Take Me Home
Pete Yorn On Your Side
Ella Fitzgerald After I Say I’m Sorry

Rest of show:

Louise Setara Love Me Still
Nerina Pallot Sophia
The New Standards The Inchworm
Will Cookson Consolation 1
Polly Paulusma I Was Made To Love You
Fionn Regan The Underwood Typewriter
Catherine Feeny Hush Now
Creed Lullaby

December 4th – featuring Oi Va Voi

Here’s the tracklist for tonight’s Simplecity acoustic show, featuring tunes from the eclectic globally-influenced British folk band Oi Va Voi, and a special mix for a creative listener with writer’s block.

First hour:

Stevie Scott Life’s Not That Simple
Oi Va Voi Every Time
Agnes Release Me (acoustic)
The Weepies World Spins Madly On
Dirty Vegas Days Go By (acoustic)
Oi Va Voi Magic Carpet
Iain Archer We Can All Be Friends
Jason Mraz / Colbie Caillat Lucky
Ingrid Michaelson You And I
Oi Va Voi Dusty Road
Missy Higgins Warm Whispers
Angus & Julia Stone Paper Aeroplane
Frank Turner Jet Lag
Oi Va Voi Foggy Day
Ben Taylor Glory Box
Ruarri Joseph A Turn In The Weather
Air Cherry Blossom Girl
Kate Walsh Star
Eg White Broken

Writer’s block mix:

Just Jack Writer’s Block
Swan Arcade Paperback Writer
Fionn Regan The Underground Typewriter
Soltero I’ll Be A Writer
Jackson Browne About My Imagination
Rosemary Clooney Imagination
Eels I Need Some Sleep
Sia I Go To Sleep
Dissociatives Sleep Well Tonight

Rest of show:

Brett Dennen Ain’t Gonna Lose You
Breathe Owl Breathe Drop And Roll
Bitter:Sweet Everything
Rosie Thomas Kite Song
Peter Von Poehl Silent As Gold
Emmy The Great Gabriel
Julie Collings A Little Bird Told Me
Charlotte Martin Cloudbusting