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by Andrew Martin

28 Jul 2009


Nicolay
Shibuya: City Lights Vol. 2
(Foreign Exchange Music)
Releasing: 15 September (US)

Dutch production master Nicolay crafts yet another breezy, soulful, and gorgeous Sunday anthem with Carlitta Durand handling vocal duties. It’s a hell of a teaser for his newest project, City Lights Vol. 2: Shibuya.

SONG LIST
01 Lose Your Way feat. Carlitta Durand
02 Shibuya Station
03 Crossing
04 Rain in Ueno Park
05 Satellite
06 Saturday Night feat. Carlitta Durand
07 A Ride Under the Neon Moon
08 Omotesando
09 Meiji Shrine
10 Shadow Dancing
11 The Inner Garden
12 Bullet Train
13 Wake Up in Another Life
14 Departure
15 Shibuya Epilogue feat. Carlitta Durand

Nicolay feat. Carlitta Durand
“Lose Your Way” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2009


Yo La Tengo
Popular Songs
(Matador)
Releasing: 8 September (US)

SONG LIST
01 Here to Fall
01 Avalon or Someone Very Similar
01 By Two’s
01 Nothing to Hide
01 Periodically Double or Triple
01 If It’s True
01 I’m on My Way
01 When It’s Dark
01 All Your Secrets
01 More Stars Than There Are in Heaven
01 The Fireside
01 And the Glitter Is Gone


Yo La Tengo
“Here to Fall” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2009


The Cave Singers
Welcome Joy
(Matador)
Releasing: 18 August (US)

SONG LIST
01 Summer Light
02 Leap
03 At the Cut
04 Shrine
05 Hen of the Woods
06 Beach House
07 VV
08 I Don’t Mind
09 Townships
10 Bramble

The Cave Singers
“At the Cut” [MP3]
     

by PopMatters Staff

27 Jul 2009


Imogen Heap
Ellipse
(RCA)
Releasing: 25 August (US) / 24 August (UK)

01 First Train Home
02 Wait It Out
03 Earth
04 Little Bird
05 Swoon
06 Tidal
07 Between Sheets
08 2 - 1
09 Bad Body Double
10 Aha!
11 The Fire
12 Canvas
13 Half Life

by Matt Mazur

24 Jul 2009


With her thin, reedy voice, and lackluster dance moves, Holmes simply did not do justice to this classic show-stopping stomper. Somewhere, Judy Garland is likely pissed.

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'Wanted' Is a Spaghetti Western That Will Leave You Wanting

// Short Ends and Leader

"The charisma of Giuliano Gemma and some stellar action sequences can't save this sub-par spaghetti western.

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