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The Weekly Dose 07-28-14 (featuring Jenny Lewis)

Featured Artist Of The Week: Jenny Lewis

In her almost 30 year career, Jenny Lewis has been a child actor (cult films such as Troop Beverly Hills and TV shows like The Golden Girls), and a musician, first with the band Rilo Kiley (formed in 1998) and eventually branching out to a solo career in 2006.

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again.  Jenny Lewis is one of my favorite singer/songwriters.  She’s got one of the best voices out there, and this week she’s back with a brand new album called The Voyager.

The Weekly Dose 07-28-14

I’ll be putting together a “best of” playlist for Jenny Lewis/Rilo Kiley later in the week, but in the meantime, this week’s edition of The Weekly Dose includes two songs by Jenny (one new, and one classic) alongside an hour’s worth of great music, both new and old.

1. Jenny Lewis – The Voyager
2. Icky Blossoms – Babes
3. Hot Chip – Don’t Deny Your Heart
4. The Clientele – The Queen of Seville
5. Mates Of State – Now
6. Ben Folds Five – Emaline
7. Spoon – I Turn My Camera On
8. Jenny Lewis – The Charging Sky
9. Simian Mobile Disco – Audacity Of Huge
10. Modest Mouse – Missed The Boat
11. Jamie Cullum – Photograph
12. Erasure – In My Arms
13. Elvis Costello – Accidents Will Happen
14. TV On The Radio – Golden Age
15. The
Zutons – Always Right Behind You

Please check out the playlist and let me know what you think in the comments, on Twitter, or on our Facebook page.  I’d like to know what you liked, what you didn’t, and what songs you’d like to hear in the future! You can also subscribe to our master Spotify playlist which contains every song featured in The Weekly Dose so far…