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July 2009

Mayer Hawthorne - A Strange Arrangement (new album / video)

Mayer Hawthorne A Strange Arrangement (Stones Throw) Releasing: 6 October 2009 (US) SONG LIST 01.  We Made 02.  A Strange Arrangement 03.  Just Ain’t Gonna Work

Blitzen Trapper - “Black River Killer” (video)

The always impressive Blitzen Trapper unleashes an impressively artistic new video for “Black River Killer”.

Brendan Benson - My Old, Familiar Friend (new album / MP3)

Brendan Benson My Old, Familiar Friend (ATO) Releasing: 18 August 2009 (US) / 24 August 2009 (UK) SONG LIST 01. A Whole Lot Better 02. Eyes on the Horizon 03. Garbage Day 04. Gonowhere 05.

Death Cab for Cutie - “Little Bribes” (Live on The Tonight Show) (video)

Death Cab for Cutie recently released a collection of rarities entitled The Open Door and they dropped by Conan O’Brien’s stage last evening

Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band: “Spoiled” (Live on David Letterman) (video)

Conor Oberst in his current countryish incarnation played Letterman last night wearing a sombrero and plying the catchy beats of “Spoiled”.

George Strait - Twang (new album / stream)

George Strait Twang (MCA Nashville) Releasing: 11 August 2009 (US) / SONG LIST 01.  Twang - Jim Lauderdale, Kendell Marvel and Jimmy Ritchey 02.  Where Have I Been

Silversun Pickups - “Well Thought Out Twinkles” (Live) (video)

Silversun Pickups drop by MTV Unplugged to play a tune off their 2006 debut Carnavas. “Well Thought Out Twinkles” released as a single back in 2007, hitting #9

Young Galaxy - Invisible Republic (new album / MP3)

Young Galaxy Invisible Republic (Fontana North) 25 August 2009 (Canada) SONG LIST 01. Long Live the Fallen World 02. Oh Sister 03. Destroyer 04. Pathos 05. Light Years 06. Disposable Times 07. Dreams 08. Queen

Pissed Jeans - King of Jeans (new album / MP3)

Pissed Jeans King of Jeans (Sub Pop) Releasing: 18 August 2009 (US) / 17 August 2009 (UK) SONG LIST 01. False Jesii Part 2 02. Half Idiot 03. Dream Smotherer 04. Pleasure Race 05. She Is

CéU - Vagarosa (new album / MP3)

CéU Vagarosa (Six Degrees) Releasing: 7 July 2009 (US/UK) SONG LIST 01. Sobre o Amor e Seu Trabalho Silencioso 02. Cangote 03. Comadi 04. Bubuia 05. Nascente 06. Grains de Beauté 07.

June 2009

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