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July 2009

The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies - Susquehanna / Skaboy JFK (new albums / MP3)

The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies Susquehanna (Rock Ridge Music) Releasing: 29 September (US) SONG LIST 01 Bust Out 02 The Mongoose and the Snake 03 Hi and Lo 04 Blood Orange

Steel Harmony - “Transmission” (video)

Speaking of steel drums, there’s a ton of them in this live rendition recorded in the middle of a parade/procession in Manchester as

Vic Chesnutt - At the Cut (new album / MP3)

Vic Chesnutt At the Cut (Constellation) Releasing: 22 September (US) SONG LIST 01 Coward 02 When the Bottom Fell Out 03 Chinaberry Tree 04 Chain 05 We Hovered With Short Wings 06

Covers of Joy Division’s “Transmission” (video)

Hot Chip redo “Transmission”, reduce the urgency, shove in some groovy vocoder, and crank up the balearic steel drums. Not nearly as bad as it

Dam-Funk - Toeachizown (new album / MP3 / video)

Dam-Funk Toeachizown (Stones Throw) Releasing: 27 October (US) SONG LIST 01 Toeachizown 02 Mirrors 03 (My Funk Goes) On & On 04 LAtrifying 05 Let’s Take Off (Far Away!) 06 Tunnels 07

Neon Indian - Milky Ways (new album / MP3)

Neon Indian Milky Ways (Lefse) Releasing: 13 October (US) SONG LIST 01 (AM)r† 02 Deadbeat Summer 03 Laughing Gas 04 Terminally Chill 05 (If I Knew, I’d Tell You) 06 6669

Joakim - Milky Ways (new album / MP3 / video)

Joakim Milky Ways (!K7) Releasing: 15 September (US) SONG LIST 01 Back to Wilderness 02 Ad Me 03 Fly Like an Apple 04 Spiders 05 Glossy Papers 06 Medusa 07 Love & Romance

Passion Pit - “The Reeling” (Live on Jimmy Fallon) (video)

Matt Fiander raved about Passion Pit’s latest album Manners: “Score one for internet hype. Steeped in the tension of economic hardship and transition, but

William Shatner Poetry Slams Sarah Palin (video)

William Shatner does dramatic readings of Sarah Palin’s Twitter posts… modern poetic classics? Not.

The Mountain Goats - The Life of the World to Come (new album / MP3)

The Mountain Goats The Life of the World to Come (4AD) Releasing: 6 October (US) SONG LIST 01 1 Samuel 15:23 02 Psalms 40:2 03 Genesis 3:23 04 Philippians 3:20-21 05 Hebrews 11:40 06 Genesis 30:3 07 Romans 10:9 08 1 John 4:16 09

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