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Cover: “You Got Lucky”

The Elected cover “You Got Lucky” by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers for KEXP back in 2011:

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The Elected @ Mercury Lounge: Concert Recap

The Elected (Blake Sennett) played at New York’s┬áMercury Lounge on Tuesday,┬áMay 24, 2011.

The band opened the show with a cover of “You Got Lucky” by Tom Petty going into The Elected’s song “Not Going Home”:

Highlights of the show included “Greetings in Braille,” an acoustic version of “Time is Coming” to end the show, and “Babyface” (see video clip below):

The best part of the concert was when Blake played a snippet of his Rilo Kiley song “August”:

Photos below taken by After The Show:

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Month Songs

ATS featured songs with “June” in the title…What about the other 11 months?

“Here Comes September” by Waikiki (now called Howling Bells):

“November” by Azure Ray:


“April Skies” by The Jesus and Mary Chain

“August” by Rilo Kiley

“March Ate Me Alive” by Noise Addict

“Mid November” by Johnathan Rice

“7 September 2003” by The Elected

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Best Songs You’ve (Probably) Never Heard

To start the new year off, here are five great songs that you’ve (probably) never heard (until now):

“Running with Scissors” by Ben Lee:

“Four Winds” by Bright Eyes:

“Did Me Good” by The Elected:

“Dark As Days” by Army Navy:

“Memories” by Eisley:

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