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New Mix: Wilco, Sleigh Bells, The Julie Ruin, JEFF The Brotherhood, More

npr.org — On this week's episode of All Songs Considered, we play new music from old favorites Wilco, JEFF The Brotherhood and Sleigh Bells. We also share songs from artists we've only just found out about: Bob introduces us to the young, Singapore-based Linying and our intern Sophie brings us Globelamp.

Hear Johnnyswim's 'Summertime Romance'

npr.org — The husband-wife folk-pop duo known as Johnnyswim first teased a version of "Summertime Romance" in April in a YouTube feature they call "New Music Mondays," a recurring series of intimate home performances. Now the band is sharing the official studio version of the song, a beautiful, pulsing reflection on youth and courtship that perfectly captures the doe-eyed innocence and heady rush of new-found love.

Wilco Shares New Song, New Album Details

news.wjct.org — When Wilco surprise-dropped last year's Star Wars album, the band said it already had another full-length ready to go. Today they've confirmed that album is called Schmilco (possibly a reference to Harry Nilsson's 1971 release Nilsson Schmilsson) and is due out Sept. 9 on the group's own dBpm Records.

Wilco Shares New Song, New Album Details

thecurrent.org — The band confirms it has a new album called Schmilco coming in September and shares a song called 'If I Ever Was A Child'. Last week Wilco released another song called 'Locator'.

Wilco Shares New Song, New Album Details

npr.org — When Wilco surprise-dropped last year's Star Wars album, the band said it already had another full-length ready to go. Today they've confirmed that album is called Schmilco (possibly a reference to Harry Nilsson's 1971 release Nilsson Schmilsson) and is due out Sept. 9 on the group's own dBpm Records.

All Songs +1: My Cell Phone Rights At Shows Vs. Yours

npr.org — We recently asked people what they think about new technology that can disable their phone cameras or otherwise lock away their devices while at concerts. T he poll we put up was prompted by Apple's announcement of a patent on tech that would forcibly disable cellphone cameras at specific locations and by another company called Yondr that makes pouches to hold and lock away people's phones during shows.

Kishi Bashi Announces New Album, Shares Its First Single

wpr.org — Kishi Bashi recently stopped by NPR's Washington, D.C., headquarters to announce his new album Sonderlust, which is due out Sept. 16 via Joyful Noise. It includes the lushly layered "Say Yeah," a rapturous mix of '70s soft rock, disco and synth pop.

Kishi Bashi Announces New Album, Shares Its First Single

npr.org — Kishi Bashi recently stopped by NPR's Washington, D.C., headquarters to announce his new album Sonderlust, which is due out Sept. 16 via Joyful Noise. It includes the lushly layered "Say Yeah," a rapturous mix of '70s soft rock, disco and synth pop.

A Lot Of Songs About Ice Cream

npr.org — On July 15, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed a proclamation declaring July National Ice Cream Month, and called "upon the people of the United States to observe these events with appropriate ceremonies and activities." As this week marks that momentous occasion's 32nd anniversary, hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton see it as their civic duty to do an entire show about ice cream.

Watch Keaton Henson Bare His Inner Demons In His Video For 'Alright' : NPR

npr.org — It's no secret English singer Keaton Henson is a bit of a wallflower. When he performed at the Tiny Desk back in 2013, his voice was so quiet, people standing only a few feet away had trouble hearing him. It's an endearing part of his personality, which he spoofs in a new video for his breathtaking song "Alright."
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Jul 28, 2016

I've gone to find myself. If I get back before I return should I:

Jul 28, 2016

@jashomon @GregLaswell A lot of grief for sure but I think the ultimate takeaway is that life is beautiful.


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