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New Music

New Music. Some of my faves this week:Found this track via MPR's Current station: Dial-up – "Designer Homes". Listen to the. first six tracks here. {bandcamp}. Herman Dune — "Shadow of a Doubt". {aac file}. From. Tell Me Something I Don't Already Know.

Music Recap

Music Recap. Lots of good stuff to share! I'm also gonna try a new thing; unprofound descriptions of the bands I write about in sixty characters or so. Let's go! From my favorite record so far this year. Shearwater — "Open Your Houses". {mp3}.From.

New Music

New Music. I've been all over the place with new music the past couple weeks. Here's what's what: Lost in the Trees — "Red". {stream the whole new record via npr}. Kishi Bashi — "Bright Whites". {all songs considered sxsw preview}.

Sisyphus {New Music}

Sisyphus {New Music}. Sisyphus is the new moniker for a collaborative project between Serengeti, Son Lux, and Sufjan Stevens. They were formerly known as s/s/s.You should check out the whole album. This is one of my favorite tracks.

Woods {new music}

Woods {new music}. {via flickr user. tim ferguson. }. Making their fourth appearance on this blog today is the Brooklyn-based band. Woods. with a song from their new album, With Light and with Love. {spotify}.Enjoy!

music rec: Balthazar

blog posts. music rec: Balthazar. I have the windows open in my apartment right now and the wind is coming through super strong. It's the first (ok maybe 2nd) Friday night of spring 2021 where the weather is inarguably T-SHIRT WEATHER. Anyway the band.

Sambassadeur {new music}

Sambassadeur {new music}. [caption id="attachment_4315" align="aligncenter" width="425"]. Sambassadeur at Club AC30 {flickr user acb; used under creative commons}[/caption]Just got back from my second rainy nighttime bike ride in a row.

BOY {New Music}

BOY {New Music}. [caption id="attachment_4699" align="aligncenter" width="425"]. Photo by Steffen Löwe; used under the Creative Commons.[/caption]Hardest band to find on the internet, ever?

Music rec: MUNYA

Music rec: MUNYA. I found out about this band from one of my favorite tv shows: High Maintenance. Every episode has a great soundtrack and happens to be shot mostly within a few miles of my apartment.The song in the show was Trop Tard.

Music Lovers' App

Music Lovers' App. The right tunes for the right moment. {npr}. posted. August 15, 2012. 🔙. © Marc Hummel

Austra {new music}

Austra {new music}. Diggin' last year's record from Canadian electro-pop band Austra. Here's the single.[audio http://marchummel.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/austra-loseit.m4a]. Austra — "Lose It". {aac}. From. "Feel It Break". {amazon}. posted.

Purity Ring {music}

Purity Ring {music}. Love how this song from Canadian electro-pop band Purity Ring builds on a sweet-sounding refrain… "there's a cult, there's a cult inside of me," and layers extra melodies and rhythms on top of it. Purity Ring — "Saltkin".

Miyazaki {new music}

Miyazaki {new music}. No, not. that. Miyazaki. This. Miyazaki: [mejsaudio src="http://marchummel.com/blog/music/miyazaki-opportunist.mp3"]. Miyazaki — "Opportunist". {mp3}. Via. {all songs considered}.From their latest release, "Color of Glass".

Saintsenca {new music}

Saintsenca {new music}. Love this new album from Columbus, OH band Saintseneca.The bass on this track reminds me of David Bazan/Pedro the lion—deep, loud, and melodic. Other tracks on the album feature guitar riffs that echo the New Pornographers.

Foxygen {new music}

Foxygen {new music}.

Daughter {new music}

Daughter {new music}. from flickr user ". Michael B. " | used under the creative commons. That photo might not be the right band. But it was one of the first results when I searched for "Daughter band" on flickr and she seems a fitting face as any.

Music, Creativity & Productivity

Music, Creativity & Productivity. Does listening to headphones while writing/working/reading reduce productivity?Let's find out.

CAPYBARA {New Music}

CAPYBARA {New Music}. Great new single from their upcoming Dave Drusky LP. Capybara — "Late Night Bikes". [audio https://www.marchummel.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/capybara.m4a]. posted. January 16, 2012. 🔙. © Marc Hummel

REAL ESTATE {music}

REAL ESTATE {music}. Diggin' the Cars-esque guitar lines in this ridiculously catchy song. [audio http://marchummel.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/03-its-real.m4a]. Real Estate — "It's Real". {mp3}.From. Days. {amazon}. posted.

Music rec: Moontype

Music rec: Moontype. this song is so good. from the new album, bodies of water. listen on. apple music. or. bandcamp. or. spotify. pic taken from their. instagram. posted. April 10, 2021. 🔙. © Marc Hummel

Cheekface {new music}

Cheekface {new music}. Cheekface. is a band from LA that pairs clever talk-singing lyrics with catchy guitar/bass hooks. Kind of like Talking Heads music-wise and the. Front Bottoms. lyrics-wise.

Papercuts {new music}

Papercuts {new music}. I really liked the 2009 release from San Francisco band Papercuts, You Can Have What You Want. {spotify}. Especially the song. Dictator's Lament. {also spotify}.

NURSES {New Music}

NURSES {New Music}. [audio https://www.marchummel.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/06-Trying-To-Reach-You.mp3]. Nurses — "Trying to Reach You". {mp3}From. Dracula. {amazon}. posted. January 10, 2012. 🔙. © Marc Hummel

New Lake {music}

New Lake {music}. Lake's out with a new record.It's just like the old Lake but with a little bit of new.It's called. Giving and Receiving. {amazon}. Here's a sample: Lake — "Stumble Around". {mp3}Thank you. posted. May 12, 2011. 🔙. © Marc Hummel

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