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[new music roundup] 4.14.15

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A few of my favorite new releases this week…

 

Calexico: Edge of the Sun

[casadecalexico.com]

 

Citizens!: European Soul

[citizenscitizens.com]

 

Kathryn Calder: Kathryn Calder

[kathryncalder.com]

 

Lowland Hum: Lowland Hum

[lowlandhum.com]

 

Villagers: Darling Arithmetic

[wearevillagers.com]

[anticipation] Holidays Rule

More holiday tunes to look forward to!

Starbucks’ label, Hear Music, and Concord will release a compilation of artists covering holiday classics on Oct 30th.  Holidays Rule will feature the likes of The Civl Wars, Eleanor Friedberger, The Head and The Heart, Paul McCartney, Rufus Wainwright (who also has a touring Christmas show with his sister Martha), Sharon Van Etten, and many, many more.  Check out the complete track list while enjoying Rufus and Sharon’s rendition of one of favorites, “Baby It’s Cold Outside”.  Enjoy.

01 fun.: “Sleigh Ride”
02 The Shins: “Wonderful Christmastime”
03 Rufus Wainwright with Sharon Van Etten: “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”
04 Paul McCartney: “The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)”
05 Black Prairie: “(Everybody’s Waitin’ for) The Man With the Bag” [ft. Sallie Ford]
06 The Civil Wars: “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day”
07 Calexico: “Green Grows the Holly”
08 AgesandAges: “We Need a Little Christmas”
09 Holly Golightly: “That’s What I Want For Christmas”
10 Irma Thomas with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band: “May Everyday Be Christmas”
11 Heartless Bastards: “Blue Christmas”
12 Eleanor Friedberger: “Santa Bring My Baby Back to Me”
13 Fruit Bats: “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas”
14 Y La Bamba: “Señor Santa”
15 The Punch Brothers: “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel”
16 The Head and The Heart: “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve”
17 Andrew Bird: “Auld Lang Syne”

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[new music roundup] 9.11.12

A few of my favorite new releases this week, including new stuff from The Raveonettes, Seapony, The Vaccines, David Byrne and St. Vincent, and the highly anticipated sophomore effort from The xx.  As always, be sure to visit Largehearted Boy for the rest of the week’s releases.

 

Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra//Theatre Is Evil

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The Avett Brothers//The Carpenter

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Calexico//Algiers

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David Byrne and St. Vincent//Love This Giant
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The Helio Sequence//Negotiations

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Jonny Greenwood//The Master Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
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Neil Halstead//Palindrome Hunches

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Pet Shop Boys//Elysium
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The Presets//Pacifica

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The Raveonettes//The Observator

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Seapony//Falling

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Sea Wolf//Old World Romance

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Tamarin//Shake The Ghost

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Thee Oh Sees//Purifiers II

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The Vaccines//Come of Age

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The xx//Coexist
Full Album Stream (via NPR Music)
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What are your favorite new releases this week?