New Noise Rock From Polvo, Singer-Songwriter A.A. Bondy, Danish Pop And More

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The Chapel Hill, NC band Polvo made a name for itself in the 1990s with off-kilter rhythms, dissonant guitars and cryptic wordplay. The band broke up in 1998, but is back with its first new studio album in 12 years. It's called In Prism. Hear a cut from that record on this edition of All Songs Considered, plus new music from the Danish band Mew, singer-songwriter A.A. Bondy, an ambitious new album from the folk-rock group Noah and the Whale, an intercontinental collaboration via e-mail from the band Bell Horses, and Swedish musician Axel Willner, a.k.a. The Field.

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New Noise Rock From Polvo, Singer-Songwriter A.A. Bondy, Danish Pop And More

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Polvo

  • Artist: Polvo
  • Album: In Prism
  • Song: Dream Residue/Work

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Dream Residue/Work
Album
In Prism
Artist
Polvo
Label
Merge
Released
2009

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Mew

  • Artist: Mew
  • Album: No More Stories Are Told Today Sorry...
  • Song: Sometimes Life Isn't Easy

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Sometimes Life Isn't Easy
Album
No More Stories Are Told Today Sorry...
Artist
Mew
Label
Columbia/Red/DMZ
Released
2009

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A.A. Bondy

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  • Album:
  • Song: I Can See the Pines Are Dancing

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I Can See the Pines Are Dancing
Album
When the Devil's Loose
Artist
A.A. Bondy
Label
Fat Possum
Released
2009

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Noah and The Whale

  • Artist: Noah and The Whale
  • Album: First Days of Spring
  • Song: Blue Skies

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Blue Skies
Album
First Days of Spring
Artist
Noah and The Whale
Label
Mercury UK/Cherry Tree
Released
2009

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Bell Horses

  • Artist: Bell Horses
  • Album: This Loves Last Time
  • Song: Dust of Us

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Dust of Us
Album
This Loves Last Time
Artist
Bell Horses
Label
Try Square
Released
2009

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The Field

  • Artist: The Field
  • Album: Yesterday and Today
  • Song: Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime

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Everybody's Got to Learn Sometime
Album
Yesterday and Today
Artist
The Field
Label
Kompakt Germany
Released
2009

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