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Nick Bollinger discusses the self-invention that is Lana Del Rey and the debut of pop-electronic duo Arcades; and he speaks to psychedelic legend Roky Erickson.


Artist: Lana Del Rey
Songs: Video Games, Born To Die, National Anthem
Composer: Del Rey/Parker
Song: Blue Jeans
Composer: Del Rey/Haynie/Heath
Song: Diet Mountain Dew
Composer: Del Rey/Daly
Song: Off To The Races
Composer: Del Rey/Larcombe
Album: Born To Die
Label: Interscope

Artist: Arcades
Songs: Emotional Gold, Four Letters, Crusoe In Hampstead Mews, You Were Born Into This, Who’s Most lost?, Instant
Composer: Prior/McKinnon
Album: Who’s Most Lost?
Label: Rattle

Artist: 13th Floor Elevators
Songs: You’re Gonna Miss Me, Reverberation
Composer: Erickson
Album: The Psychedelic Sounds Of The 13th Floor Elevators
Label: Fuel 2000

Artist: Roky Erickson and Okkervill River
Songs: Goodbye Sweet Dreams, John Lawman, True Love Cast Out All Evil
Composer: Erickson
Album: True Love Cast Out All Evil
Label: Spunk

Artist: Roky Erickson
Songs: The Creature With The Atom Brain, Two-Headed Dog
Composer: Erickson
Album: The Evil One
Label: CBS