2005's Most Underrated CDs

All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen talks with several music critics about some of the CDs you may have overlooked this year. Tom Moon of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Will Hermes, senior contributor to Spin magazine, and Kate Sullivan, music editor for L.A. Weekly, share their picks for the year's most underrated CDs.

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2005's Most Underrated CDs

So Jealous

Walking With a Ghost

  • Artist: Tegan and Sara
  • Album: So Jealous
  • Song: Walking With a Ghost
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  • Album: So Jealous
  • Artist: Tegan and Sara
 
Let it Die

Secret Heart

  • Artist: Feist
  • Album: Let It Die
  • Song: Secret Heart
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  • "Secret Heart"
  • Album: Let it Die
  • Artist: Feist
  • Label: Cherrytree/Interscope
 
Black Dialogue

Black Dialogue

  • Artist: The Perceptionists
  • Album: Black Dialogue
  • Song: Black Dialogue
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  • "Black Dialogue"
  • Album: Black Dialogue
  • Artist: The Perceptionists
  • Label: Definitive Jux
 
Hearts and Unicorns

Kevin is Gay

  • Artist: Giant Drag
  • Album: Hearts and Unicorns
  • Song: Kevin is Gay
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  • Album: Hearts and Unicorns
  • Artist: Giant Drag
 
The Fire in Our Throats Will Beckon the Thaw

Autumn into Summer

  • Artist: Pelican
  • Album: The Fire in Our Throats Will Beckon the Thaw
  • Song: Autumn into Summer
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  • "Autumn into Summer"
  • Album: The Fire in Our Throats Will Beckon the Thaw
  • Artist: Pelican
 
Worn Copy

Jules Lost His Jewels

  • Artist: Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
  • Album: Worn Copy
  • Song: Jules Lost His Jewels
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  • Album: Worn Copy
  • Artist: Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
 
Stella Maris

Missa Lumen de Lumine

  • Artist: Trio Mediaeval
  • Album: Stella Maris
  • Song: Missa Lumen de Lumine
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  • Album: Stella Maris
  • Artist: Trio Mediaeval
 

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