Left of the Dial

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Dirty Projectors have released their first album following the romantic and musical separation of bandmates David Longstreth and Amber Coffman. Not to get all TMZ on you, but Longstreth decided to continue with the Dirty Projectors and is rather upfront about this being a breakup record. The following is a link to an episode of the Song Exploder podcast, with Longstreth discussing his song "Up In Hudson." 

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It was recently announced that new music from The Mountain Goats is on the way.

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Once again, NPR Music's Tiny Desk Contest has found something wonderful and goshdarn different. This is worth 24 minutes of your time. 

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Jaye Jayle is the side-project of Even Patterson, the lead singer of Louisville pummelers Young Widows. Jaye Jayle is a chance for Patterson to explore the bleak themes of underground heavy metal with the gritty sounds of Americana. His newest music appears on a split EP alongside label-mate Emma Ruth Rundle titled The Time Between Us

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There's this promo CD, from Air France, titled In The Air, and I guess Air France is just a really hip airline as it's one of the most well-crafted mixtapes I've ever heard. It's an unbelievably chill mix of downtempo electronic music, wistful acoustic tunes, and songs that reside happily within both of those spots.

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