Former members of Olivia Tremor control return as Circulatory System: we've got a preview of new work from their upcoming album; Athens, GA neo-psych group Elf Power releases their best CD of the decade; The Black Keys get in touch with their softer side; folk singer Laura Gibson shares some old blues; Gnarls Barkley return as the 'odd couple'; West African artist Etran Finatawa has a powerful new collection of desert blues; and hip-hop chameleon Tim Fite produces his most ambitious record to date.
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- Song: Freight Train
- from The White Horse
This album is only available for purchase at Laura Gibson's live performances.
- Song: Trouble
- from Fair Ain't Fair
The Black Keys
- Song: Psychotic Girl
- from Attack & Release
- Song: Who's Gonna Save My Soul
- Song: Tiny Concert
- from Untitled
This is a single, unreleased track. Circulatory plans to release a full album later this year.
- Song: Spiral Stairs
- from In a Cave
Kel Tamasheck [The Tuareg People]
- Song: Kel Tamasheck [The Tuareg People]
- from Desert Crossroads