The Band I Love Is...

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A couple of weeks ago, on the All Songs Considered blog, we asked listeners to tell us about their favorite bands, especially lesser-known groups. The response was overwhelming. We got hundreds of band and artist names and the vast majority of them were ones we'd never even heard of. On this edition of All Songs Considered we play some of the standouts, including music from the London-based rock group Fanfarlo, lo-fi singer-songwriter The Blow, the Australian dream pop group Augie March and more.

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The Band I Love Is...

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Field Music

  • Artist: Field Music
  • Album: Tones of Town
  • Song: Sit Tight

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Song
Sit Tight
Album
Tones of Town
Artist
Field Music
Label
El Diablo
Released
2007

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The Blow

  • Artist: The Blow
  • Album: Poor Aim: Love Songs
  • Song: Come On Petunia

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Song
Come On Petunia
Album
Poor Aim: Love Songs
Artist
The Blow
Label
K.
Released
2004

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Augie March

  • Artist: Augie March
  • Album: Moo, You Bloody Choir
  • Song: One Crowded Hour

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One Crowded Hour
Album
Moo, You Bloody Choir
Artist
Augie March
Label
Zomba/Red Ink
Released
2006

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Marching Band

  • Artist: Marching Band
  • Album: Spark Large
  • Song: Make No Plans

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Make No Plans
Album
Spark Large
Artist
Marching Band
Released
2008

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Fanfarlo

  • Artist: Fanfarlo
  • Album: Reservoir
  • Song: The Walls Are Coming Down
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The Mother Hips

  • Artist: The Mother Hips
  • Album: Kiss The Crystal Flake
  • Song: Time We Had

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Time We Had
Album
Kiss The Crystal Flake
Artist
The Mother Hips
Released
2009

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The Donkeys

  • Artist: The Donkeys
  • Album: Living on the Other Side
  • Song: Gone Gone Gone

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Gone Gone Gone
Album
Living on the Other Side
Artist
The Donkeys
Label
Dead Oceans
Released
2008

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