What I'm Listening To: 

Neko Case, Jenny Lewis, Rilo Kiley, Sleater-Kinney, Tilly and the Wall, the Smiths, Elliot Smith, Mirah, the Kinks, the Magnetic Fields, the Pixies, Band of Horses, M. Ward, the New Pornographers, Animal Collective, Horse Feathers, Le Tigre, Gillian Welch, the Gossip, Architecture in Helsinki, the Beastie Boys, Talking Heads, Black Prairie, Marina and the Diamonds, Dolly Parton, Fiona Apple, Irma Thomas, Belle & Sebastian, Mates of State, Margot & The Nuclear So and So's, Johnny Cash, First Aid Kit, Sallie Ford and the Sound Outside, Bruce Springsteen, Waxahatchee, alt-J, Patsy Cline, Bonnie Montgomery, Beyonce, Icona Pop, Sam Cooke, Casey Neill and the Norway Rats. Motown. Any and all Motown. Lots more, but this list is already really long.