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New Music From Tom Waits & Keith Richards, Ra Ra Riot, Villagers, More

Clockwise from upper left: Lisa Germano, Ra Ra Riot, Tom Waits, Keith Richards, Blaudzun.

hide captionClockwise from upper left: Lisa Germano, Ra Ra Riot, Tom Waits, Keith Richards, Blaudzun.

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On this edition of All Songs Considered we've got a bunch of new-year premieres for you, including a special collaboration between Tom Waits and Keith Richards. The two veteran musicians recorded a song together for a new compilation album called Son Of Rogue's Gallery, and we guarantee it's not at all what you'd expect. Do the word's "sea chantey" mean anything to you?

Also on the program: A curious and captivating new song from Ra Ra Riot; the ghostly and gorgeous voice of Lisa Germano; a stunning sophomore release from the Irish band Villagers; the trippy Canadian rock group Elephant Stone; Dutch pop singer-songwriter Blaudzun; the infectious, '60s-inspired psych-pop duo Foxygen and the electronic dance band STRFKR returns with a moodier new record called Miracle Mile.

Songs Featured On This Episode

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Tom Waits & Keith Richards

  • Album: Son Of Rogues Gallery
  • Song: Shenandoah (Performed By Tom Waits & Keith Richards)
 
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Villagers

  • Album: {Awayland}
  • Song: The Waves
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  • "The Waves"
  • Album: Awayland
  • Artist: Villagers
  • Label: Domino
  • Released: 2013
 
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Elephant Stone

  • Album: Elephant Stone
  • Song: Heavy Moon
 
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Lisa Germano

  • Album: No Elephants
  • Song: Ruminants
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  • "Ruminants"
  • Album: No Elephants
  • Artist: Lisa Germano
  • Label: Badman Recording Co.
  • Released: 2013
 
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Blaudzun

  • Album: Heavy Flowers
  • Song: Elephants
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  • "Elephants"
  • Album: Heavy Flowers
  • Artist: Blaudzun
  • Label: Krian Music Group
  • Released: 2012
 
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Ra Ra Riot

  • Album: Beta Love
  • Song: Is It Too Much
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  • "Is It Too Much"
  • Album: Beta Love
  • Artist: Ra Ra Riot
  • Label: Barsuk
  • Released: 2013
 
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Foxygen

  • Album: We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace & Magic
  • Song: San Francisco
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  • "San Francisco"
  • Album: We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors Of Peace & Magic
  • Artist: Foxygen
  • Label: Jagjaguwar
 
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STRFKR

  • Album: Miracle Mile
  • Song: Beach Monster
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  • "Beach Monster"
  • Album: Miracle Mile
  • Artist: STRFKR
  • Label: Polyvinyl
  • Released: 2013
 

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