The Music of Sigur Ros, Charlie Chaplin Rock and One Monster of a Guitar

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On this edition of All Songs Considered we get a preview of new music from the band from Iceland, Sigur Ros; We look back at the strange and comical music of Sparks, plus new music from Portland's Dandy Warhols, Wolf Parade, the gorgeous sounds of Eric Chenaux, and the Sardinian guitar, one of the world's largest guitars, performed by Paolo Angeli.

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The Music of Sigur Ros, Charlie Chaplin Rock and One Monster of a Guitar

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Sigur Rós

  • Artist: Sigur Rós
  • Album: Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust
  • Song: Inni Mer Syngur Vitleysingur

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Song
Inni Mer Syngur Vitleysingur
Album
Med Sud I Eyrum Vid Spilum Endalaust
Artist
Sigur Rós
Label
XL
Released
2008

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Sparks

  • Artist: Sparks
  • Album: Kimono My House [Bonus Tracks]
  • Song: This Town Ain't Big Enough for Both of Us

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Song
This Town Ain't Big Enough for Both of Us
Album
Kimono My House [Bonus Tracks]
Artist
Sparks
Label
Fontana Island
Released
2006

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Wolf Parade

  • Artist: Wolf Parade
  • Album: At Mount Zoomer
  • Song: Bang Your Drum

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Song
Bang Your Drum
Album
At Mount Zoomer
Artist
Wolf Parade
Label
Sub Pop
Released
2008

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Paolo Angeli

  • Artist: Paolo Angeli
  • Album: Tessuti
  • Song: Hyper-Ballad [*]

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Hyper-Ballad [*]
Album
Tessuti
Artist
Paolo Angeli
Label
ReR Megacorp
Released
2007

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Eric Chenaux

  • Artist: Eric Chenaux
  • Album: Sloppy Ground
  • Song: Rest Your Daylights

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Rest Your Daylights
Album
Sloppy Ground
Artist
Eric Chenaux
Label
Constellation
Released
2008

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The Dandy Warhols

  • Artist: The Dandy Warhols
  • Album: Earth to The Dandy Warhols
  • Song: The World Come On

This album will be released on August 19th on Beat the World Records.

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