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Hear music from Seun Kuti, son of Nigerian artist Fela Kuti, that rivals his father's, plus insanely fun songs from the Baltimore band, Ponytail. Also on the show: English folk group The Watersons see their 1975 album For Pence and Spicy Ale reissued, new music from the influential art-folk singer Bonnie Prince Billy, a.k.a. Will Oldham, and Eef Barzelay steps away from his band Clem Snide to put out a solo album called Lose Big.

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Seun Kuti, Eef Barzelay, Ponytail

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Mosquito Song

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Seun Kuti & Egypt 80

  • Song: Mosquito Song
  • from Many Things

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Many Things
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Break

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Son Lux

  • Song: Break
  • from At War with Walls & Mazes

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At War with Walls & Mazes
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At War with Walls & Mazes
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Son Lux
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Anticon
Released
2008

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Country Life

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The Watersons

  • Song: Country Life
  • from for pence and spicy ale

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Bonnie Prince Billy

  • Song: Easy Does It
  • from Lie Down in the Light

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Lie Down in the Light
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Bonnie Prince Billy
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Drag City
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2008

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Apocolyptic Friend

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Eef Barzelay

  • Song: Apocolyptic Friend
  • from Lose Big

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Lose Big
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Eef Barzelay
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429
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2008

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Beg Waves

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Ponytail

  • Song: Beg Waves
  • from Ice Cream Spiritual!

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Ice Cream Spiritual!
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Ice Cream Spiritual!
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We Are Free
Released
2008

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