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Mixtape 174 :: You and Me

Mixtape 174 :: You and Me

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When you are bored with every sound you hear, the Universe will send you an entire collection of songs to make you break out in an involuntary smile, like Goodbye Honolulu’s latest.

Mixtape 172 :: My Old Bassist

Mixtape 172 :: My Old Bassist

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Like pre-teens throwing every liquid into the kitchen blender and daring each other to drink the results, Woody and Jeremy fuse all manner of sounds legitimate and profane into some murky concoction that tastes surprisingly good.

Mixtape 170 :: I Must Go

Mixtape 170 :: I Must Go

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Hailing from the southwest of France, The Llamps build on a sound that’s equal parts New York City grit, San Francisco psychedelia, and spaghetti Western twang, which makes for a pan-global main dish.

Mixtape 169 :: TV Dinner

Mixtape 169 :: TV Dinner

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For quite some time, the Mommyheads have delivered the sort of complex pop and lyrical insight that fills in the cracks and gaps in your musical thinking with new ideas and sounds.

Mixtape 166 :: Alpine

Mixtape 166 :: Alpine

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There are several sounds that are most definitely British, and with their clear soaring female vocals and intimate indie pop sensibility, The Catenary Wires are a textbook example of one of them.

Mixtape 164 :: Radio Man ’56

Mixtape 164 :: Radio Man ’56

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The Fogerty Brothers are putting their upbringing to good use in the genuinely psychedelic outfit Hearty Har, parsing the electric sitars and paisleys of long ago into a legitimate translation.

Mixtape 163 :: Magic Pants

Mixtape 163 :: Magic Pants

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The Scientists have been conducting their Australian experiments in proto-punk for over four decades now, and it’s surprising that they’ve yet to publish in a peer-reviewed journal.

Mixtape 161 :: Sand Angel

Mixtape 161 :: Sand Angel

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As individuals, Jay Som and Palehound each have their musical quirks and unique style. Together as Bachelor they plot a strange new course through the realm of dream pop.

The Lacking Details 4

The Lacking Details 4

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This week’s compendium of five carefully selected albums are all connected by a change encounter with Julius C. Lacking … maybe it was the tags, or perhaps the artwork, but the results are clear.

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The Lacking Details 003

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This week’s compendium of five carefully selected albums are all connected by the quantuum improbability of having landed on Julius C. Lacking’s desk at precisely the right time.

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