Music For The Painfully Alone And The Funniest Rock 'N' Roll Around

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All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen returns from a two-week break with new musical discoveries. Hear the cinematic songs of Patrick Watson, an artist who mashes together everything from bicycle sounds to cartoon samples. Also on the program: The gorgeous, contemplative songs of Christopher Tignor, MGMT's musical soulmate Suckers, the irrepressible energy of Akron/Family, music from lonely Casiotone, and the London-based, sharp-witted rock group Art Brut.

 

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Music For The Painfully Alone And The Funniest Rock 'N' Roll Around

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Patrick Watson

  • Artist: Patrick Watson
  • Album: Wooden Arms
  • Song: Beijing
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  • "Beijing"
  • Album: Wooden Arms
  • Artist: Patrick Watson
  • Label: Secret City
  • Released: 2009
 
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Suckers

  • Artist: Suckers
  • Album: Suckers
  • Song: It Gets Your Body Movin'
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  • "It Gets Your Body Movin'"
  • Album: Suckers
  • Artist: Suckers
  • Label: Iamsound
  • Released: 2009
 
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Akron/Family

  • Artist: Akron/Family
  • Album: Set'em Wild, Set'em Free
  • Song: Everyone Is Guilty
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  • "Everyone Is Guilty"
  • Album: Set'em Wild, Set'em Free
  • Artist: Akron/Family
  • Label: Dead Oceans
  • Released: 2009
 
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Casiotone for the Painfully Alone

  • Artist: Casiotone for the Painfully Alone
  • Album: Vs. Children
  • Song: Optimist vs. The Silent Alarm (When the Saints Go Marching In)
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  • "Optimist vs. The Silent Alarm (When the Saints Go Marching In)"
  • Album: Vs. Children
  • Artist: Casiotone for the Painfully Alone
  • Label: Tomlab
  • Released: 2009
 
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Art Brut

  • Artist: Art Brut
  • Album: Art Brut vs. Satan
  • Song: Mysterious Bruises
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  • "Mysterious Bruises"
  • Album: Art Brut vs. Satan
  • Artist: Art Brut
  • Label: Downtown
  • Released: 2009
 

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