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Spiritualized, Jack White, Yuck And More

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Clockwise from upper left: Jack White, Spiritualized, Yuck, White Fences' Tim Presley.

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It's been a while since we heard new music from Spiritualized's Jason Pierce (a.k.a. J Spaceman). After the one-two punch of nearly dying from double-pneumonia in 2005 and going through six months of chemotherapy for a degenerative liver disease, Pierce is back in a big way with "Hey Jane," a chugging nine-minute song which draws from the classic rock of bands like The Velvet Underground.

Also on this week's show: a new blast of guitar from Jack White's debut solo record, Blunderbuss; Yuck takes a try at shoegaze with its new song "Chew"; Timothy Presley (a.k.a. White Fence) channels Syd Barrett for his psychedelic folk album Family Perfume Vol. 1; We Are Serenades creates beautiful harmonies in "Walking Home"; and a gorgeous song with a wistful message of loss and remembrance from Maps & Atlases.

New Mix: Jack White, Spiritualized, Yuck And More

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Jack White

  • Song: Sixteen Saltines
  • From: Blunderbuss
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Maps & Atlases

  • Song: Old & Gray
  • From: Beware and Be Grateful
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White Fence

  • Song: Do You Know Ida Know?
  • From: Family Perfume, Vol. 1
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We Are Serenades

  • Song: Walking Home
  • From: Criminal Heaven
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Spiritualized

  • Song: Hey Jane
  • From: Sweet Heart Sweet Light
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