Staff Picks: Best of 2006
Our favorites of the past year


Brian Cosgrove
Program Director/ Host EHM Breakfast Show

Los Lobos - The Town & The City
Rosanne Cash - Black Cadillac
The Decemberists -The Crane Wife
James Hunter -  People Gonna Talk
Paul Westerberg - Open Season Soundtrack 
Don't  You Know Who I Think I Was -Best Of  The Replacements    
Brian Setzer  - 13
T.V. On The Radio -  Return to Cookie Mt.
Beth Orton -  Comfort of Strangers
Beatles - Love

Lauren Stone
Music Director/ Midday Host

1 Regina Spektor - Fidelity
2 Rosanne Cash - Black Cadillac
3 Gomez - How We Operate
4 Corinne Bailey Rae - self-titled
5 Cat Power - The Greatest
6 Ray Lamontagne - 'Til The Sun Turns Black
7 James Hunter - People Gonna Talk
8 Cold War Kids - Robbers & Cowards
9 Submarines - Declare a New State
10 Alexi Murdoch - Time Without Consequence

Bubbling under:

Beatles - LOVE
KT Tunstall - Eye to the Telescope
Sia - Colour The Small One
Midlake - Van Occupanther
TV On The Radio - Return to Cookie Mountain
Cut Chemist - The Audience Is Listening
Hard-Fi - Stars of CCTV
Josh Ritter - The Animal Years
Jenny Lewis & The Watson Twins- Rabbit Fur Coat
Belle and Sebastian - The Life Pursuit
Lindsey Buckingham - Under The Skin
Nicolai Dunger - Here's My Song
Elbow - Leaders of the Free World
Ben Harper - Both Sides of the Gun
Bernard Fanning - Tea & Sympathy
Hotel Lights - Hotel Lights
Yusuf- An Other Cup
World Party - Dumbing Up
Bittersweet - The Mating Game
Tom Petty - Highway Companion
Teddybears - Soft Machine
Luke Doucet - Broken (and other rogue states)
Raconteurs - Broken Boy Soldiers
Etienne De Rocher - Etienne De Rocher
The Stills - Without Feathers
Joshua Radin- We Were Here
Small Sins - Small Sins
Ben Kweller - Ben Kweller
The Little Ones - Sing Song EP
Sean Lennon - Friendly Fire

Charlie Deane
Weekends, Holidays, Whenever!

(in alphabetical order)

Bob Dylan - Modern Times
The Fray - How To Save A Life
Gomez - How We Operate
James Hunter - People Gonna Talk
Keane - Under the Iron Sea
Madeleine Peyroux - Half The Perfect World
The Raconteurs - Broken Boy Soldiers
Corinne Bailey Rae - Corinne Bailey Rae
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Stadium Arcadium
Snow Patrol - Eyes Open
U2 - U218 Singles
Abbie Kearse
Saturday Mornings
Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere
Jay Z - Kingdom Come
Thom Yorke - The Eraser
The Raconteurs - Broken Boy Soldiers
John Legend - Once Again



Sunday Mornings

Red Hot Chili Peppers - Stadium Arcadium
Train - For me, it's you
Deftones - Saturday Night Wrist
Gym Class Heroes - As cruel as school children
Johnny Cash - American V
Snow Patrol - Eyes Open
My Chemical Romance - The Black Parade
Bob Dylan - Modern Times
Scissor Sisters -Ta-Dah
Paul Simon - Surprise



Scott Wilson
Sunday Afternoons

James Hunter - People Gonna Talk
Rosanne Cash - Black Cadillac
Beck - The Information
Ben Harper - Both Sides of The Gun
Eric Clapton & JJ Cale - The Road to Escondido
Ray LaMontagne - 'Til the Sun Turns Black
Gnarls Barkley - St. Elsewhere
Corinne Bailey Rae- self-titled
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Stadium Arcadium
Shawn Mullins - 9th Ward Pickin' Parlor



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