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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  • "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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  • "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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