This Week’s Top 11 Playlist: 11 November 2011

Every Friday (with the help of Mediazoic), I provide a stream of the Top 11 songs that caught my ear over the previous week.  You can listen to all of them (and any of the Top 11’s I’ve posted) by clicking on the player on the right side of the screen.

Here’s what you’ll find this week:


  1. Twerps:  “Dreamin'” from Twerps
  2. Tame Impala:  “Lucidity” from Innerspeaker
  3. M83:  “Midnight City” from Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming
  4. Fun:  “We Are Young” (feat. Janelle Monae), their new single
  5. First Aid Kit:  “The Lion’s Roar,” their new single
  6. Brocade:  “Riot Riot” from Like You Were Here
  7. The Town Monster:  “Bela Lugosi” from their Bela Lugosi EP
  8. Niki and the Doves:  “The Drummer” from The Drummer
  9. Tom Waits:  “Satisfied” from Bad As Me
  10. Kurt Vile:  “On Tour” from Smoke Ring for My Halo
  11. Band of Skulls”  “The Devil Takes Care of His Own,” their new single.


Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

One thought on “This Week’s Top 11 Playlist: 11 November 2011

  • November 11, 2011 at 4:22 pm

    Also from Kurt Vile – "Society is my Friend"

    Great song!


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