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"Yours and Mine," featuring Charles Walker and Bettye LaVette, is an exhilarating affirmation.
June 14, 2012 Cool but still beautiful, "Candy Girl" is touching, revealing and almost painfully intimate.
June 13, 2012 Ambiguous words, delivered with earnest passion, lend special power to "Airline Living."
June 12, 2012 In "That Time Is Gone," the dB's singer needlessly questions the wisdom of his own band's comeback.
June 11, 2012 "Be Good" chronicles a close platonic friendship, made more delicate by the risk of romance.
June 8, 2012 "Dark Steering" is a fitting soundtrack for life-or-death motorcycle races through neon-lit streets.
June 7, 2012 In "We Are All Teenagers," Fite nails the adolescent unease that lingers into adulthood.
June 6, 2012 "I've Seen Footage" catalogs the paranoia and police brutality that drove Death Grips to insanity.
June 5, 2012 In "Idiom Wind," the former Books member tells the story of a man who needs to get his hands dirty.
June 4, 2012 The hook in "Broke It, Buy It" is insidiously catchy enough to ricochet through your head for days.
June 1, 2012 In "Marinèt," Cyrille and Frisner Augustin collaborate on a breezy but intense Haitian folk tune.
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