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The Tallest Man On Earth Streams ‘Dark Bird Is Home’

The Tallest Man On Earth’s upcoming LP Dark Bird Is Home is set to release May 12, via Dead Oceans, but NPR is streaming the album in full, two weeks before the release. The artist’s fourth album overall, Dark Bird Is Home marks the first time the Swedish musician has paired with others to illuminate […]

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Sufjan Stevens Streams Beautiful New Album, ‘Carrie & Lowell’

Sufjan Stevens is streaming his new LP, Carrie & Lowell, over at NPR’s First Listen. A return to form for Stevens after his last LP, the electronic adventure known as Age Of Adz, Carrie & Lowell is an intimate folk journey named after his mother, who passed away in 2012. The album reignites memories of […]

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The Districts Stream Upcoming Album, ‘A Flourish And A Spoil’

The indie rockers known as The Districts are dropping their sophomore studio album, A Flourish And A Spoil, next Tuesday, Feb. 10. Though the release is still a week away, the group has teamed up with NRP to give fans an early listen. You can access the album stream by heading here. If you like […]

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Title Fight Stream ‘Hyperview’ In Its Entirety

We are a week away from the long-awaited release of Title Fight‘s new album Hyperview, but the interwebs have graced us with an early stream of the entire album before its release. The Pennsylvania punk quartet teamed up with NPR to stream the band’s third studio album from front to back for your listening pleasure. […]

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Stream Sleater-Kinney’s New Album, ‘No Cities To Love’

No Cities To Love is the fresh, new full-length album from rock and roll trio, Sleater-Kinney. Scheduled for a January 20 release, the ten-track offering is a result of steadfast efforts of the trio to make a record only when they felt like the timing, along with everything else in their lives, was right. They […]

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Ryan Adams Streams Upcoming Self-Titled Album

September 1 marks the time of the year where social media fills up with Green Day puns about waking up, and a time of the year where a sudden influx of Countdown to Christmas memes surface. This year’s September 1, however, is also filled with the excitement over the fact that Ryan Adams, through NPR, […]

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Stream Interpol’s New Album ‘El Pintor’ In Full

After years of anticipation, lineup changes and countless single premieres in the past couple weeks, NYC post-punk band Interpol is now streaming their latest album, El Pintor, over at NPR today. The album, serving as the follow-up to 2010’s self-titled effort, will be released on September 9 via Matador Records. It was recorded in their […]

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Stream Bishop Allen’s New Album ‘Lights Out’

In one week, Bishop Allen‘s first new album in over five years will finally be here. The Brooklyn indie rock band have been dropping singles from the record, Lights Out, slowly in anticipation of its release. Now that August 19 is just days away, they’ve shared the album in its entirety for streaming on NPR. From the […]

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Stream Adult Jazz’s Excellent Debut LP ‘Gist Is’

Leeds four-piece Adult Jazz shared a video titled “Community Rhythms” two weeks ago that got our attention from its first few seconds. After watching a pile of humans tumble out of a white van, gather round in a school gym, and bust out a drum circle while frontman Harry Burgess ropes around them singing, we couldn’t help […]

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Zammuto (of The Books) Announce New Album, Stream “Hegemony”

Not a week goes by where I don’t get sad knowing The Books are no longer around. But then, almost immediately following that thought, I remember we have Zammuto and thank the musical stars above. Started by Nick Zammuto of The Books shortly after the band called it quits in 2012, Zammuto stays in line with The […]

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Stream Shabazz Palaces’ Lush New Album ‘Lese Majesty’

Shabazz Palaces, still mysterious even after discovering Seattle’s Ishmael Butler was behind the project, returns. The fascinating Sub Pop art rap releases Lese Majesty in one week, but you can hear it for a week via NPR’s First Listen series. The album has plenty of the avante garde weirdness of past Shabazz tunes, but it’s also a […]

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Stream Little Daylight’s Debut Album ‘Hello Memory’

Brooklyn trio Little Daylight may claim to bring a small amount of light to the room, but we think they’ve got the whole thing glowing. After one listen to the CHVRCHES-esque “My Life,” we’ve been waiting for the synth pop group to drop their debut album, Hello Memory, on July 15. Now we get to hear it in full. Hello […]