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Surfer Blood's new album, Pythons, comes out June 11.

Read First Listen: Surfer Blood, 'Pythons'

June 2, 2013 – The beachy pop-rock band returns with 10 new songs whose hooks pop into your thoughts days later.

Surfer Blood at SXSW 2013

Watch Surfer Blood: NPR Front Row

March 27, 2013 – Watch the Florida rock band perform "Demon Dance," a perfect preview of its second album, Pythons.

Clockwise from upper left: Flaming Lips, Sufjan Stevens, Maria Schneider, Surfer Blood.

Read New Flaming Lips, Surfer Blood, Sufjan Stevens, More

March 5, 2013 – You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll fall in love with some amazing new music, on All Songs Considered.


In the irresistible "I'm Not Ready," Surfer Blood proves that its astronomically fun debut was no fluke.

Listen Surfer Blood: All The Right Spots

December 8, 2011 – In the irresistible "I'm Not Ready," the band proves that its astronomically fun debut was no fluke.


Carrie Brownstein

Read Carrie Brownstein's Top 10 (Plus One) For 2010

December 8, 2010 – NPR Music contributor Carrie Brownstein shares some of her favorite recordings of the year.

Bob's Top 9 Albums Of 2010

Read Bob Boilen's Top 10 (Really 9) Albums Of 2010

December 7, 2010 – Hear selections from the All Songs Considered host's most beloved albums of the year.

Surfer Blood

Listen SXSW 2010: Surfer Blood, Live In Concert

March 18, 2010 – Hear the band's reverb-soaked rock from NPR Music's daytime party in Austin, Texas, on March 18.


Surfer Blood

Listen Surfer Blood: A Reverb-Soaked Day At The Beach WXPN

February 22, 2010 – On its debut album, Surfer Blood pulls off a tricky mix of surly post-punk and sunny surf-rock. WXPN

Listen Surfer Blood: A Summer Anthem, In Advance

January 8, 2010 – "Floating Vibes" requires only sunblock and a location where warmth in January is at least possible.


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