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New Music: Baths, Jim Jarmusch, Sam Phillips, More

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Clockwise from upper left: Baths, Daughter, Sam Phillips, The Front Bottoms, SQURL

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We kick this week's show off with a lot of noise from filmmaker (and past guest DJ on All Songs Considered) Jim Jarmusch and his gloriously gritty side project called SQÜRL. The band, with Carter Logan and producer/engineer Shane Stoneback, originally formed to score the 2009 Jarmusch film The Limits Of Control. SQÜRL has a new, self-titled EP coming out this month and we've got a preview cut called "Pink Dust."

Also on the show: Remarkable new electronic music from Baths; the atmospheric English pop trio Daughter; beautiful, ramshackle pop from singer Sam Phillips; power punk and a healthy dose of humor from The Front Bottoms and the melodic and transfixing rock of Lemuria.

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SQÜRL

  • Song: Pink Dust
  • From: SQÜRL

Learn more about this release at All Tomorrow's Parties.

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Lemuria

  • Song: Oahu, Hawaii
  • From: The Distance Is So Big
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Sam Phillips

  • Song: No Time Like Now
  • From: Push Any Button
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