Billie Holiday, The Magnetic Fields, the Jesus and Mary Chain, More

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On this edition of All Songs Considered: rare live recordings from Billie Holiday; remembering a classic from post-punk group The Jesus and Mary Chain that inspired new music from the Magnetic Fields; a new single from Peter Gabriel from his upcoming CD Big Blue Ball; the "Upper West Side Soweto" sound of Vampire Weekend; the wintry songs of Bon Iver; handmade music from Fire on Fire.

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Billie Holiday, The Magnetic Fields, the Jesus and Mary Chain, More

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Magnetic Fields

  • Artist: Magnetic Fields
  • Album: Distortion
  • Song: California Girls
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  • "California Girls"
  • Album: Distortion
  • Artist: The Magnetic Fields
 
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The Jesus and Mary Chain

  • Artist: The Jesus and Mary Chain
  • Album: Psychocandy
  • Song: Just Like Honey
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  • "Just Like Honey"
  • Album: Psychocandy
  • Artist: The Jesus and Mary Chain
  • Label: Blanco Y Negro
  • Released: 1985
 
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Peter Gabriel

  • Artist: Peter Gabriel
  • Album: Big Blue Ball
  • Song: Whole Thing

This song, for now, is available only as a single on iTunes.

 
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Vampire Weekend

  • Artist: Vampire Weekend
  • Album: Vampire Weekend
  • Song: Mansard Roof
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  • "Mansard Roof"
  • Album: Vampire Weekend
  • Artist: Vampire Weekend
 
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Billie Holiday

  • Artist: Billie Holiday
  • Album: Rare Live Recordings
  • Song: Tenderly
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  • "Tenderly"
  • Album: Rare Live Recordings
  • Artist: Billie Holiday
  • Released: 2008
 
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Bon Iver

  • Artist: Bon Iver
  • Album: For Emma, Forever Ago
  • Song: For Emma
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  • "For Emma"
  • Album: For Emma, Forever Ago
  • Artist: Bon Iver
  • Label: Jagjaguwar
  • Released: 2007
 

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