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

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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

Clockwise from upper left: Baths, Daughter, Sam Phillips, The Front Bottoms, SQURL Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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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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Pink Dust
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SQÜRL

  • Song: Pink Dust

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

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Worsening
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Baths

  • Song: Worsening
  • from Obsidian

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Obsidian
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Obsidian
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Baths

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Youth
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Daughter

  • Song: Youth
  • from If You Leave

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If You Leave
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If You Leave
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Au Revoir
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The Front Bottoms

  • Song: Au Revoir
  • from Talon Of The Hawk

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Talon Of The Hawk
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Talon Of The Hawk
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Oahu, Hawaii
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Lemuria

  • Song: Oahu, Hawaii
  • from The Distance Is So Big

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The Distance Is So Big
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No Time Like Now
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Sam Phillips

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

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