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May 2, 2014 The North Jersey-based band returns to the Cafe today with its new album, Atlas, in tow. The disc is a further refinement of their '80s-influenced guitar pop.
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March 1, 2014 The albums, videos and musical moments that stop the All Songs host in his tracks. This week: Album and song of the week, a phenomenal live show, and more goats standing on things.
Real Estate plays Atlas at SubCulture in NYC.
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February 27, 2014 Real Estate's shimmering pop-rock seems to echo out of the past with melancholy beauty. Watch the band perform its third album, Atlas, in its entirety at New York's SubCulture.
Clockwise from upper left: Real Estate, Actress, Saintseneca, Wax Fang
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January 21, 2014 On this week's show, host Bob Boilen shares his latest, game-changing idea. It's called "The Sole Of A Band" and involves matching photos of footwear with a band's song. We've also got great new music, from the summery pop of Real Estate, to the haunting sounds of Actress.
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March 12, 2012 Real Estate wears placidity well: It's a band born and bred to convey and celebrate laconic comfort. In its three-song concert in the NPR Music offices, the quintet re-creates its studio sound with airy precision.
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February 16, 2012 The sunny sons of Ridgewood, N.J., stop by to play material from their most recent album, Days.
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Wye Oak's Civilian, known now and forever as Stephen Thompson's third favorite record of 2011.
December 7, 2011 A list of albums showcasing the stormy elegance, big ideas and transporting melodies of 2011.
Real Estate's new album, Days, comes out Oct. 18.
October 9, 2011 The sun-dappled gems on Days recall comforting classics from countless eras, in the process calling to mind both bucolic settings and the confused, hopeful youth that made those places sing out in the first place.
Atlas Sound's Bradford Cox (clockwise from upper left), Bjork, Los Campesinos!
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September 13, 2011 The All Songs gang spins favorites from a jam-packed season of great new music, including albums from Feist, Atlas Sound, Real Estate, Jens Lekman and more.
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Ridgewood High School, where bands like Rel Estate, Family Portrait and Ducktails got their start.
August 13, 2010 Well-funded arts programs in the public schools have spawned a surprisingly tight indie rock scene.
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