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2013 Winter Music Preview

Clockwise from upper left: Low, FaltyDL, Jose James, Ileana Cabra, Earl Sweatshirt

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On this edition of the program, All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton invite a gaggle of other NPR Music peeps on the show to share some of the records they're most looking forward to in 2013. Hear new music from Low, fierce world rhythms from Red Baraat, a traditional latin love song from Ileana Cabra, a marriage of hip-hop and new jazz from Jose James, trippy electronica from FaltyDL, rapper Earl Sweatshirt and more.

Songs Featured On This Episode

Cover for Invisible Way

Low

  • Album: Invisible Way
  • Song: Plastic Cup

The Invisible Way will be released March 19 via Sub Pop Records.

Cover for Muchacho

Phosphorescent

  • Album: Muchacho
  • Song: Song For Zula

Muchacho will be released in March via Dead Oceans.

Cover for Shruggy Ji

Red Baraat

  • Album: Shruggy Ji
  • Song: Dama Dam Mast Qalandar

Shruggy Ji will be released Jan. 22 via Sinj Records.

Cover for Rough Carpenters

The Black Twig Pickers

  • Album: Rough Carpenters
  • Song: Rough Carpenters

Rough Carpenters will be released in 2013 via Thrill Jockey.

Cover for Hardcourage

FaltyDL

  • Album: Hardcourage
  • Song: She Sleeps (Ed MacFarlane)

Hardcourage will be released Jan. 22 via Blueberry Records.

Cover for Chum (Single)

Earl Sweatshirt

  • Album: Doris
  • Song: Chum

Doris will be released in 2013 via Tan Cressida/Sony.

Cover for No Beginning No End

Jose James

  • Album: No Beginning No End
  • Song: "It's All Over Your Body"

No Beginning No End will be released Jan. 22 via Blue Note Records.

Cover for La Pared/The Wall

Ileana Cabra

  • Album: La Pared/The Wall
  • Song: La Pared/The Wall

La Pared/The Wall will be released in 2013 on an as-yet-unannounced label.

Cover for The Beast In Its Tracks

Josh Ritter

  • Album: The Beast In Its Tracks
  • Song: New Lover

The Beast In Its Tracks will be released March 5 via Pytheas Recordings.

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