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by PopMatters Staff

7 Aug 2009


Paul Banks from Interpol just released a new project this week, Julian Plenti Is… Skyscraper, and has teamed with Emily Haines (Metric) for the “Games for Days” video. Along the same leisure time theme title-wise, here’s also the MP3 for “Fun That We Have”.

Julian Plenti
“Fun That We Have” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

7 Aug 2009


Wild Beasts
Two Dancers
(Domino)
Releasing: 8 September 2009 (US) / out now in UK

SONG LIST
01 The Fun Powder Plot
02 Hooting and Howling
03 All the King’s Men
04 When I’m Sleepy…
05 We Still Got the Taste Dancing on Our Tongues
06 Two Dancers
07 Two Dancers II
08 This Is Our Lot
09 Underbelly
10 The Empty Nest

Wild Beasts
“All the King’s Men” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

6 Aug 2009


Harmonia & Eno ‘76
Tracks and Traces
(Gronland / High Wire Music)
Releasing: 6 October

Brian Eno joined Krautrock and electronic mavens Harmonia to record together back in 1976. Finally all these years later the material is getting a proper release.

SONG LIST
01 Welcome
02 Atmosphere
03 Vamos Companeros
04 By the Riverside
05 Luneberg Heath
06 Sometimes in Autumn
07 Weird Dream
08 Autumn
09 Les Demoiselles
10 When Shade Was Born
11 Trace
12 Aubade

Harmonia & Eno ‘76
“Vamos Companeros” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

6 Aug 2009


Deerhunter recently recorded a 20-minute-plus live set with Alabama Public Television for their “We Have Signal” program.

by PopMatters Staff

6 Aug 2009


Laptop rapper MC Lars goes puppet crazy in his latest video and puts an accordion front and center in the tune.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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