Archive | June, 2011

Bird of Youth “Bombs Away, She Is Here to Stay”

Thu, Jun 30, 2011

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Bird of Youth “Bombs Away, She Is Here to Stay”

Day two of our Brooklyn-loves-the-'90s lovefest continues with a track from this trio's debut.

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Radical Dads “New Age Dinosaur”

Wed, Jun 29, 2011

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Radical Dads “New Age Dinosaur”

This new Brooklyn trio revisits the sound of mid-1990s college radio.

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The Rosebuds “Woods”

Tue, Jun 28, 2011

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The Rosebuds “Woods”

Following their divorce, this indie-pop duo crafts what may be their best record yet.

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Telepathe “Throw Away This”

Mon, Jun 27, 2011

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Telepathe “Throw Away This”

Brooklyn's Telepathe urges you to give thinking a rest and surrender to the beat.

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Tim Cohen, The Ladybug Transistor, Girls Names, El Obo, Porcelain Raft

Sun, Jun 26, 2011

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Tim Cohen, The Ladybug Transistor, Girls Names, El Obo, Porcelain Raft

This week we spotlight songs from some excellent recent releases we missed the first time around.

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The Head and the Heart “Lost in My Mind”

Thu, Jun 23, 2011

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The Head and the Heart “Lost in My Mind”

Hometown Seattle favorites have their self-titled record re-released by the folks at Sub Pop.

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Premiere: Sleeper Agent “Love Blood”

Wed, Jun 22, 2011

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Premiere: Sleeper Agent “Love Blood”

Today we debut a summer-perfect bit of power-pop from this Kentucky band's upcoming album.

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Snowmine “Beast in Air, Beast in Water”

Tue, Jun 21, 2011

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Snowmine “Beast in Air, Beast in Water”

This new Brooklyn duo's music has a classical underpinning and an ambitious reach.

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Cass McCombs “County Line”

Mon, Jun 20, 2011

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Cass McCombs “County Line”

Why Cass McCombs is the closest we get to an American bard these days.

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Blue Skies for Black Hearts, FM Belfast, Extra Classic, TV Ghost, Pure X

Sun, Jun 19, 2011

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Blue Skies for Black Hearts, FM Belfast, Extra Classic, TV Ghost, Pure X

A Fathers' Day edition of our weekly collection of great MP3s from new and upcoming albums.

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Mount Moriah “Lament”

Fri, Jun 17, 2011

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Mount Moriah “Lament”

This North Carolina duo gets by with a little help from their friends on their first record.

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The Chain Gang of 1974 “Undercover”

Thu, Jun 16, 2011

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The Chain Gang of 1974 “Undercover”

Bauhaus meets LCD Soundsystem on the lead single from this Denver artist's new album.

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