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UNDER THE RADAR: Pedro The Lion - "When They Really Get To Know You They Will Run "

Pedro the Lion was an indie rock band from Seattle, Washington. Singer-songwriter David Bazan formed the band in 1995 and represented its main creative force, backed by a varying rotation of collaborating musicians.
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BANDS ON THE RISE: Django Django - "Storm" (Official Video)

BANDS ON THE RISE: Django Django. The band released their eponymous debut album in January 2012, combining 80s pop rhythms with 60s Beach Boys-style vocal harmonies, a style that some, rightly or wrongly, have labelled folktronica.
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SONGS TO REMEMBER: Felt- "Mexican Bandits"

SONGS TO REMEMBER: Felt- "Mexican Bandits"
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BANDS ON THE RISE: Frightened Rabbit - "Swim Until You Cant See Land"

Official Music Video for the single 'Swim Until You Can't See Land'.
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BANDS TO CHECK OUT: Vensaire - "If", LIVE at The HoC Austin

BANDS TO CHECK OUT: Vensaire is a five piece based out of Brooklyn, New York. The band looks to explore their thematic ideas through traditional world folk melodies along with modern musical elements such as sampling, and synthesizing.
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SONGS TO REMEMBER: Nick Cave - "Into My Arms"

SONGS TO REMEMBER: "Into My Arms" is a song written by Nick Cave, and released as the first single from Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' tenth studio album The Boatman's Call in 1997.

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PHOTO: Foo Fighters,  deLuna fest 2012

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PHOTO: Foo Fighters, deLuna fest 2012.

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PHOTO: Red Hot Chili Peppers,  Bonnaroo 2012

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PHOTO: Joan Jett,  deLuna fest 2012

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BANDS TO CHECK OUT: La Shark - "Magazine Cover"

BANDS TO CHECK OUT: The dread cloud of 'zany' hangs over La Shark. But get past that and you'll find an agreeably off-kilter clatter, reminiscent of Talking Heads and the Ze label.

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UNDER THE RADAR: THE DEADLINE SHAKES - "Sweeten The Deal"

UNDER THE RADAR: Sounding like a combination of The Strokes from NYC and Glasgow's beloved Orange Juice either one of which should be enough cool for any occasion, the Deadline Shakes follows in the fine tradition of Glasgow guitar pop.

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NEW VIDEO: The Sea and Cake - "On and On"

NEW VIDEO: The animated video for the Sea and Cake's "On and On", from their latest album, Runner, is a deceptively simple thing. What starts as a simple sepia pencil line morphs into a whole winding river, bubbling, splashing, and meandering.

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The 50 Best Songs of 2012 (Paste Magazine)

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With the rise of Soundcloud and Bandcamp, the single has begun to make daily music headlines. Whether it’s a giant like Leonard Cohen leaking out a track through YouTube or a newcomer like Allah-Las sending out their first songs through a stream, we’ve got our ears out for quality new tunes. After tallying ballots of Paste staff and writers, which included nearly 300 different selections, we present our top 50 songs of the year. Comment in the box below with your own favorites, and check under the No.1 entry for a full Rdio playlist of the top tracks.

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NEW MUSIC: Benjamin Gibbard - "Teardrop Windows" (Official Video)

NEW MUSIC: Ben Gibbard is an American musician and songwriter who has formed several indie bands. He is most notable as the lead singer of Death Cab for Cutie; his other projects include The Postal Service and All-Time Quarterback. He has also created music under his name and under the band Pinwheel.
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UNDER THE RADAR: DIIV - "Doused" (OFFICIAL VIDEO)

UNDER THE RADAR: DIIV (previously known as Dive - named after the Nirvana song) is the ongoing project of Zachary Cole Smith, who has already made a name for himself in the New York music scene playing for bands such as Beach Fossils, Darwin Deez and Soft Black. Smith formed DIIV in Brooklyn in 2011 as his solo project, but soon put together a live band with Devin Ruben Perez, his childhood friend Andrew Bailey, and ex-Smith Westerns drummer Colby Hewitt.
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UNDER THE RADAR - Chris Cohen - "Optimist High"

UNDER THE RADAR: Multi-instrumentalist Chris Cohen has logged time in bands like Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti and Deerhoof, and now is releasing the work from his solo project.
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THIS IS OUR MUSIC: Wire - "In Vivo"

THIS IS OUR MUSIC: Wire - "In Vivo"
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SONGS TO REMEMBER: Patti Smith -"Because the Night"

SONGS TO REMEMBER: Patti Smith - "Because the Night"
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LIVE SESSIONS: Exitmusic live on KEXP (Full Performance 20 min)

Exitmusic performs live on KEXP from the Cutting Room Studios NYC during CMJ. Recorded 10/18/2011.
Songs:
The Sea 00:12
The Modern Age 04:54
The Hours 10:35
The Silence 15:00
Host: John Richards
Engineer: Anthony "Rocky" Gallo
Cameras: Jim Beckmann & Scott Holpainen
Editing: Jim Beckmann

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PHOTO: Red Hot Chili Peppers,  Bonnaroo 2012

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PHOTO: Joan Jett,  deLuna fest 2012

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BANDS ON THE RISE: Frightened Rabbit - "Living In Colour" (Official Video)

BANDS ON THE RISE: Frightened Rabbit - "Living In Colour" (Official Video)

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BANDS TO CHECK OUT: Arrows of Love - "Conspiracy Podcast"

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Arrows of Love is a 5-piece band from London.

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UNDER THE RADAR: Los Encantados - "Ghosts"

UNDER THE RADAR: NYC's self defined "brotherhood band" Los Encantados plays indie rock with crooning tendencies.

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