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Playlist #21

“The Travelers”
artist: Brother Ali
album:  Us (2009)
Rap and xylophone? Believe me it works.
Listen/Download: http://blog.kexp.org/blog/2009/10/29/song-of-the-day-brother-ali-the-travelers/

 

“Death To Everyone”
artist: Bonnie Billy & The Picket Line
album:  web only
A raucous live version of a previously released track from Bonnie “Prince” Billy’s 1998 album I See A Darkness.
Listen/Download: http://www.dragcity.com/

 

“Know Better Learn Faster”
artist: Thao With the Get Down Stay Down
album: Know Better Learn Faster (2009)
Eclectic, catchy pop.
Listen/Download: http://blog.kexp.org/blog/2009/09/30/song-of-the-day-thao-with-the-get-down-stay-down-know-better-learn-faster/

                                                                                                                       

“Codeine”
artist: Tap Tap
album: On My Way (2009)
Impossibly infectious pop.
Listen: http://www.myspace.com/taptapmusic

 

“Sometimes”
artist: Harlem
album: “Cover of the month” on their Myspace page: http://www.myspace.com/harlemduh
Great cover of a Paul Revere & the Raiders song.
Listen/Download : http://www.thefader.com/2009/11/18/harlem-sometimes-mp3/

 

Compiled by Melanie Uyeda

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