Lightspeed Champion in Concert British singer-songwriter Devonte Hynes led the abrasive band Test Icicles a few years back, but it didn't take him long to adopt a new sound and persona in an inventive indie-folk outfit called Lightspeed Champion. Hear the group perform a concert from WXPN and World Cafe Live in Philadelphia.
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Lightspeed Champion in Concert

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Set List

"Dry Lips"

"Galaxy of the Lost"

"Happy Birthday"

"No Surprise"

"Tell Me What It's Worth"

"I Could Have Done This Myself"

"Midnight Surprise"

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British singer-songwriter Devonte Hynes led the bratty and abrasive band Test Icicles a few years back, but it didn't take him long to adopt an altogether different sound and persona as a solo artist. Hynes' new group, Lightspeed Champion, is an inventive indie-folk outfit with an experimental side. Hear the group perform a concert from WXPN and World Café Live in Philadelphia.

Early last year, Hynes came to Nebraska to record his debut album with Mike Mogis of Bright Eyes. The result, the new Falling Off the Lavender Bridge, has already become an emerging cult hit, both here and abroad.

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Album
Falling Off a Lavender Bridge
Artist
Lightspeed Champion
Label
Domino
Released
2008

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