(aired 1/8/10)

My one resolution for this new year is to get more sleep. Inspired by this goal, I’ve chosen it as a theme for today’s show. The music is so good that I doubt it will put you to sleep! Get cozy and turn up the volume…

  1. Bed Is For Sleeping – Bonnie “Prince” Billy & Matt Sweeney [suggested by Sarah Kowalski]
  2. Hit That Snooze – Sara Donaldson
  3. The Lion Sleeps Tonight – Brian Eno [general song suggested by Margaret Olson]
  4. I’m So Tired – The Beatles [suggested by Mark Mezadourian]
  5. I Don’t Sleep, I Dream – R.E.M. [suggested by Rachel Jones]
  6. Your Snore – Lullatone
  7. Where Did You Sleep Last Night – Nirvana
  8. Enter Sandman medley – Metallica, Iron Horse, Apocalyptica, Transformer Di Roboter, and Richard Cheese [Metallica version suggested by Nikki Thommen Bingham]
  9. Sleeping Bear, Sault Saint Marie – Sufjan Stevens
  10. Lullabye (Goodnight, My Angel) – Billy Joel [suggested by Laura Fusare Edinger]
  11. Dear Mr. President – Pink (feat. Indigo Girls) [suggested by Ariel Hays]
  12. Sleep Better – Pete Yorn [suggested by Carrie Bader]
  13. I’m Only Sleeping – Nina Ferro [The Beatles version suggested by Rusty Drake]
  14. I Go to Sleep – The Kinks [Pretenders version suggested by Sarah Kowalski]
  15. Sleep to Dream – Fiona Apple [suggested by Ed Keller]
  16. Sleep the Clock Around – Belle And Sebastian [suggested by Sarah Kowalski]
  17. Sing Me to Sleep – Waking Ashland
  18. Sleep Through the Static – Jack Johnson
  19. Nap – Zanne Tate
  20. Sleeping To Dream – Jason Mraz [suggested by Ariel Hays and Ed Keller]
  21. Trouble Sleeping – Corinne Bailey Rae
  22. Wake Up – The Ditty Bops

Originally aired on KSKQ on January 8, 2010. Select the play button below to listen to the recorded show. (If the link isn’t visible, click on the show title at the top to refresh the page.)

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