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Friday Music News

English indie band The xx  released the deluxe edition of their third studio album I See You today which includes three bonus tracks. One of them, “Naive” samples Drake’s “Doing It Wrong,” while “Brave For You (Marfa Demo)” is a stripped down acoustic recording of their track “Brave For You.” They also released an official musicRead more…

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Friday Music News

After an elaborate ad campaign for Arcade Fire‘s new single “Creature Comfort” that included a fictitious cereal ad for Creature Comfort Cereal and then placing said cereal boxes around Dublin for a game of Find The Cereal and Get Into the Afterparty, they finally released the actual song along with a video. The video featuresRead more…

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Midnight in a Perfect World: Baio

Baio is the solo project of London-via-NYC musician Chris Baio, best-known as the bassist for Vampire Weekend. His solo works as Baio began in 2012 with EP releases on stellar electronic music labels Greco-Roman, Future Classic, and Club Mod, culminating in his recent debut full-length album, The Names, that finds inspiration in both the hisRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

On September 25, Disclosure will release their long-awaited sophomore album Caracal. Today they’ve shared a new called “Jaded” along with it’s accompanying video. Sam Smith makes a cameo appearance, but this song is vocally and visually all about the Lawrence brothers. [CoS]

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TV Eye: Week of 9/14

KEXP has our TV eye set for this week in late night television. Set your DVR, TiVo, or just drink some coffee to stay awake for these musical guest performances on your favorite talk shows. Here are the highlights: Monday, September 14th: Jimmy Kimmel Live: Kacey Musgraves The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: The DeadRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

On September 22, Bikini Kill are releasing a special reissue of their 1991 demo Revolution Girl Style Now!. The release will feature three unreleased tracks, one of which is called “Playground.” Listen to this gem of classic Pacific Northwest grunge, below. [Stereogum]

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Out This Week 8/3

The most exciting new release this week is The Most Lamentable Tragedy by New Jersey band Titus Andronicus. On this 29-song, 94+-minute rock opera, frontman Patrick Stickles details his struggle with manic depression. KEXP Music Director Don Yates says the album, “features a full, grand sound to match with strings (courtesy of Owen Pallett), piano,Read more…

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Friday Music News

Mac DeMarco‘s mini-LP Another One (out August 7) is streaming over at NPR. He’s previewed several songs over the last few weeks, but now all 8-tracks are available for your listening pleasure. The album closer, “My House By The Water,” features DeMarco’s home address. According to DeMarco, anyone’s welcome to stop by and have aRead more…

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Tuesday Music News

Brooklyn duo Ratatat are gearing up for the July 17th release of Magnifique, their first full-length album in five years. They’ve shared a new song and it’s accompanying video called “Abrasive”. Be sure to catch them live at the Capitol Hill Block Party July 24-26! [CoS]

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Monday Music News

The Pixies have a video for “Andro Queen” from their most recent release, EP-1 – although what’s happening in the video is uncertain. Two bands seem to be performing and there is a girl dancing, or just walking, as well as several tiger masks and a tiger lamp. Even if you can’t make heads orRead more…

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