Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Yeasayer - I Remember

The standout, and definitely most sentimental, track off last year's Odd Blood , "I Remember" is Yeasayer's Valentines Day gift this year. Very Appropriate. The video, however, I wish I could forget. 

Saturday, February 12, 2011

Violens - When to Let Go

Its twangy guitars, endless harmonies, and simple-minded lyrics echo The Cure and The Smiths in fresh taste. Unmistakably Violens, hear a snippet of their new track above and get the direct download below.

mp3: Violens - When to Let Go (Direct Download)

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Thursday, February 3, 2011

Toro Y Moi - New Beat

Toro cooks up a grooves Michael Jackson would be proud of.

Update: OK, the official video is up.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Dodos - Black Night

When Time to Die came out in late 2009, it seemed like the hard hitting, aggressive side of Dodos had been endangered, destined for extinction. But that's obviously not the case anymore: "Black Night" is the opener of their new album, No Color, due for March, and it pushes through with the bombastic force we recognize from their earlier efforts.