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July 2009

The Clientele - Bonfires on the Heath (new album / MP3)

The Clientele Bonfires on the Heath (Merge) Releasing: 6 October (US) SONG LIST 01 I Wonder Who We Are 02 Bonfires on the Heath 03 Harvest Time 04 Never Anyone

New Video Game Releases (trailers)

The following games are scheduled for release this week, according to July 20: The King of Fighters XII (X360 and PS3; genre: fighting games,

Owen - New Leaves (new album / MP3)

Owen New Leaves (Polyvinyl) Releasing: 22 September (US) SONG LIST 01 New Leaves 02 Good Friends, Bad Habits 03 A Trenchant Critique 04 Never Been Born 05 Amnesia and Me 06 Brown

Grizzly Bear - “All We Ask” (Live @ the Pabst Theater) (video)

This past June Grizzly Bear played a Milwaukee show at the Pabst Theater and here’s a glimpse of that appearance.

Kanye West - “Paranoid” (Live @ iTunes Festival) (video)

Kanye West played London’s iTunes Festival (how’s that for corporate branding) this weekend. Here’s some great footage from ITV.

Cornershop - Who Fingered Rock ‘N’ Roll (video)

Cornershop’s new video features a lot of old archival footage of English life, with a lot of reverse loops to create Monty Python-esque backwards

Metric - “Help I’m Alive” (Live on David Letterman) (video)

Metric played the Letterman show on Friday, offering up a take on “Help I’m Alive” from their recent release Fantasies. PopMatters’ Daniel Rivera says, “

Blitzen Trapper - Morning Becomes Eclectic (live) (video)

Indie faves Blitzen Trapper play a live set for Morning Becomes Eclectic and chat with the KCRW host.

Tori Amos - Morning Becomes Eclectic Set (video)

Give it up for my favorite red-headed chanteuse, debuting “Ophelia” (among five other classics) on KCRW’s legendary radio show. Tori is on the road

Whip It! dir. Drew Barrymore (trailer)

Ok, “girl power” is not new territory for Barrymore, and it is nice to see her breaking into the directorial boys club, but after a

June 2009

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