Broken Social Scene, Passion Pit And More

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Clockwise from upper left: the cover of the new Broken Social Scene record, Chatmonchy, Mulatu Astatke and Rafter Roberts.

San Diego-based producer Rafter Roberts has worked with artists such as Sufjan Stevens, Fiery Furnaces and Rocket From the Crypt. But he's also known for his own solo work, and is about to release his fourth album under the name Rafter. We've got a preview cut on this edition of All Songs Considered. Also on the program: the Canadian supergroup Broken Social Scene, a deluxe reissue from the electro-pop group Passion Pit, the strangely named Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt, Japan's quirky pop trio Chatmonchy and Ethiopian jazz artist Mulatu Astatke.

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Broken Social Scene, Passion Pit And More

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Rafter

  • Artist: Rafter
  • Album: Animal Feelings
  • Song: Fruit

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Fruit
Album
Animal Feelings
Artist
Rafter
Label
Asthmatic Kitty Records
Released
2010

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Chatmonchy

  • Artist: Chatmonchy
  • Album: Kokuhaku (Confession)
  • Song: Yasashisa
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The Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt

  • Artist: The Terror Pigeon Dance Revolt
  • Album: I Love You. I Love You. I Love You And I'm In Love With You. Have An Awesome Day! Have The Best Day Of Your Life!
  • Song: Iotdwykiyhtbr
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Passion Pit

  • Artist: Passion Pit
  • Album: Manners [Bonus Tracks] [Limited Edition]
  • Song: Dreams

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Dreams
Album
Manners [Bonus Tracks] [Limited Edition]
Artist
Passion Pit
Label
French
Released
2009

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Broken Social Scene

  • Artist: Broken Social Scene
  • Album: Forgiveness Rock Record
  • Song: World Sick

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World Sick
Album
Forgiveness Rock Record
Artist
Broken Social Scene
Label
Arts & Crafts
Released
2010

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Mulatu Astatke

  • Artist: Mulatu Astatke
  • Album: Steps Ahead
  • Song: Mulatu's Mood

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Mulatu's Mood
Album
Steps Ahead
Artist
Mulatu Astatke
Label
Strut
Released
2010

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