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Shannon McArdle “Warden”

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

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Shannon McArdle “Warden”

The former member of The Mendoza Line continues producing brilliant, under-appreciated solo work.

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Devon Williams “Your Sympathy”

Thursday, November 10, 2011

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Devon Williams “Your Sympathy”

This Slumberland artist's latest single recalls some of indie-pop's jangly forebears.

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RACES “Big Broom”

Thursday, November 3, 2011

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RACES “Big Broom”

A little roar, a little soar from this L.A. outfit.

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Meredith Bragg “Birds of North America”

Monday, September 26, 2011

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Meredith Bragg “Birds of North America”

The Virginia songwriter sets his sights on the milieu of his day job on this single from his third album.

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The Irrepressibles “Forget the Past”

Thursday, September 22, 2011

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The Irrepressibles “Forget the Past”

Orchestral melodrama done right on a track from this British ten-piece act's new debut.

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Fan Modine “Through the Valley”

Friday, September 16, 2011

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Fan Modine “Through the Valley”

Following a six year silence, Gordon Zacharias serves up some lovingly orchestrated indie-pop.

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

Thursday, June 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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Snowmine “Beast in Air, Beast in Water”

Tuesday, June 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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Amor de Días “Bunhill Fields”

Friday, June 10, 2011

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Amor de Días “Bunhill Fields”

This border-crossing collaboration features members of indie-pop acts Pipas and The Clientele.

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René Breton “Fifth Ace of Anchors”

Thursday, June 9, 2011

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René Breton “Fifth Ace of Anchors”

A heart-stealer from the Nashville duo's surrealist-inspired new album.

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O’Death “Bugs”

Thursday, May 26, 2011

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O’Death “Bugs”

This New York City act take alt-folk basics to new heights on their latest album.

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Hey Rosetta! “Yer Spring”

Thursday, May 12, 2011

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Hey Rosetta! “Yer Spring”

A soaring indie rock tune of epic proportions from this north of the border sextet.

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