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Here’s a playlist of all the breakup songs from today’s show. I hope you enjoy!

Your DJ/Meal Companion,

Artist Song Album Record Label DJ Comments
The Shins Gone for Good Chutes Too Narrow Sub Pop Sometimes you need an anti-love song.
The Lemonheads Hannah and Gabi It's a Shame About Ray Atlantic "I'm out wandering around/You're but one thing I've found/I don't mean to bring you down/I'm out wandering around."
XTC Another Satellite Skylarking Virgin The album covers a variety of cycles, this one highlights a relationship post-breakup.
the bird and the bee Again & Again the bird and the bee Blue Note Haven't we all felt this way? Why do we let this happen again and again?
First Aid Kit Fireworks Ruins Columbia Another "again and again and again and again" song.
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Maps Fever to Tell Interscope A more pitiful position--begging someone to stay.
Lullaby Unwoman Circling An impulsive addition to the playlist, "Maps" reminded me of it.
Neko Case This Tornado Loves You Middle Cyclone Anti- Obsessive, destructive love. This one was inspired by a dream the songwriter had in which it was very literal.
Yo La Tengo I'll Be Around Fade Matador A sweet, pretty song.
Adult Mom Be Your Own 3am Momentary Lapse of Happily Tiny Engines I love this song. I'm still trying to figure out what the title or the line it pulls from means.
Gregory and the Hawk In Fact (Demo Version) Self-Titled Demo Some nice, simple instructions.
Mitski First Love/Late Spring Bury Me At Makeout Creek Double Double Whammy "Wild women don't get the blues/But I find that/Lately I've been crying like a/Tall child"
Mitski Last Words of a Shooting Star Bury Me At Makeout Creek Double Double Whammy "You learned from movies how love ought to be."
The Smiths Girl Afraid Louder Than Bombs Rough Trade Records Hey, who isn't at least a little afraid?
World Party Sweet Soul Dream Goodbye, Jumbo Ensign Records What won't we do for love?
alt-J Breezeblocks An Awesome Wave Infectious Compare/Contrast: a song about trying to keep your lover by any means necessary (inspired by Where the Wild Things Are).
Stars No Better Place No One Is Lost Soft Revolution/ATO Compare/Contrast: a song about kindly informing your lover that they can't leave and shouldn't ever want to.
Aperture Science Psychoacoustic Laboratories Want You Gone Portal 2: Songs to Test By The breakup song of a generation.