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Little Dragon, Feather (mp3) and Blinking Pigs (mp3); Jim Hanft; Fink; Girls

12.04.2009

Feather [mp3] Blinking Pigs [mp3] Tonight at El Rey in LA, Little Dragon, delightful electro-pop quartet from Gothenburg, Sweden led vocally by Swedish-Japanese Yukimi Nagano. I highly recommend you check out their newest album, Machine Dreams (Peacefrog with Caroline/EMI, 11/3), featuring Nagano’s silky vocals plus a good mix of spacey-strange, cool effects. Bonus -the Swedes [...]

Real Estate debuts LP on Woodsist; lush fall East Coast tour with Neon Indian, Vivian Girls and Girls

09.25.2009
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Beachcomber [mp3] Pack some sweet, long summer rays into your travel bag for the journey to cooler months with this track from Jersey’s Real Estate. We liked these guys in the peak of the heat – and we’re stoked for their upcoming self-titled debut on Woodsist (11/17/09). Ten tracks to sustain a beachy blur – [...]

Girls’ new album, Album, out Sept 22nd. Get it in your ears ASAP.

09.01.2009

Hellhole Ratrace [mp3] Simplicity works for Girls. Straight-forward, undisguised lyrics emerge raw and unfettered from Christopher Owens through his vocal character akin to Buddy Holly or an Everly Brother. Really. It feels entirely natural and sincere. Owens is actively alive and, upon close listen, disarmingly intense. JR White’s elegant production swings on a trapeze in [...]

Girls and The Pains of Being Pure At Heart, Solitude and Young Adult Friction (mp3s)

07.23.2009

Solitude [mp3] – Girls Young Adult Friction [mp3] – The Pains of Being Pure At Heart Girls, who list This as their band’s website, are blowing the top off their tour with dreamy popsters, The Pains of Being Pure At Heart (this is their website….compare and contrast). Just through LA and SF, catch them together [...]