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November 2013

Electric Grandmother: Make a Joyful Noise: The Cassette Recordings 1999-2002

Sitcom-core pioneer Electric Grandmother's new-old album has 100 songs for free.


Bruce Springsteen Announces New Album ‘High Hopes’

Today, Bruce Springsteen has announced his 18th studio album High Hopes, releasing on 13 January.


Painted Palms Release New Song “Forever”

Cousins Reese Donohue and Christopher Prudhomme grew up together in Lafayette, Louisiana and after years apart are together again in San Francisco. They have always shared their music whether across town or miles apart as Painted Palms. These are compositions with '60s psych pop leanings using modern electronic production.


Leigh Marble - “Pony” (video) (Premiere)

Portland's Leigh Marble releases video for galloping rocking "Pony".


Grizzly Bear - “Will Calls” (Diplo Remix) (MP3)

In case you somehow missed it this past week, noted producer Diplo shared an MP3 of a remix of Grizzly Bear's "Will Calls"


Bastille - “Oblivion” (Live @ Capitol Studios) (video) + Tour Dates

Bastille is another of 2013's best new artists, crafting classic pop songs right out of the gate on their debut. Here the group performs a gorgeous acoustic version of "Oblivion" with a full string ensemble.


Haim Play Two of Their Best Songs on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Last night, one of the best new artists of the year, a.k.a Haim, were the musical act on SNL. Angling for a bit of Best Music 2013 action? They have it locked down regardless.


Reuben and the Dark: “Rolling Stone” Stream & Live Photos

Reuben and the Dark differ from their folk rock contemporaries, coating their lyrics with dreary blues from a heavy heart.


Dott - “Talk to You” (stream) (Premiere)

Galway, Ireland's Dott specialize in a rather jangly form of lo-fi, fuzzy, garage pop, underpinned by beguiling female harmonies.


Jessie Ware - “Running” (Live @ Conan) (video)

Buzz acts were all over the US telly last night, with CHVRCHES over at 'Jimmy Kimmel' and futuristic neo-soul singer lighting things up at 'Conan'.


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