David Darling and the Wulu Bunun, Devendra Banhart, Nina Nastasia : All Songs Considered Reinventing an old hymn with Just Cause; A great unknown mandolinist: Don Julin; Neo-psychedelia from Devendra Banhart; New York singer/songwriter Nina Nastasia and more.

David Darling and the Wulu Bunun, Devendra Banhart, Nina Nastasia

David Darling and the Wulu Bunun, Devendra Banhart, Nina Nastasia

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Reinventing an old hymn with Just Cause; A great unknown mandolinist: Don Julin; Neo-psychedelia from Devendra Banhart; New York singer/songwriter Nina Nastasia; the beautifully eerie music of Jesse Sykes; Dream rock from the Secret Machines. Featured Artist: David Darling & the Wulu Bunun.

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David Darling and the Wulu Bunun, Devendra Banhart, Nina Nastasia

Mudanin Kata

Ku-Isa Tama Laug

  • from Mudanin Kata
  • by David Darling & the Wulu Bunun

Cellist David Darling performs with Taiwain's Wulu Bunun. The people who live on this remote island sing unusual eight-part harmony modeled after the sounds of nature.

Standards

Going To Study War No More

  • from Standards
  • by Just Cause

This group of New York City musicians reinterprets traditional songs of justice and freedom, including "We Shall Overcome" and "John Henry."

Tractor

Breathe

  • from Tractor
  • by Don Julin

Mandolinist Don Julin has recorded in a broad a range of styles and genres, from rock to gospel and jazz. This tune has been heard between news stories on All Things Considered.

Rejoicing in the Hands

Poughkeepsie

  • from Rejoicing in the Hands
  • by Devendra Banhart

Devendra Banhart has jokingly been called the "Man of La Mantra;" his songs have a magical, mystical quality. Listen to this spare and intimate tune from a new collection called Rejoicing in the Hands.

Dogs

Oblivion

  • from Dogs [Touch and Go]
  • by Nina Nastasia

Touch and Go Records is reissuing this 2000 debut from Nina Nastasia -- a collection of emotional, atmospheric and often hypnotic songs.

Oh, My Girl

You Are Not Gotten Here

  • from Oh, My Girl
  • by Jesse Sykes & the Sweet Hereafter

Jesse Sykes joined with former Whiskeytown guitarist Phil Wandscher in 1999 to form the Sweet Hereafter. This is their second release -- a beautiful and heartbreaking album that's been called a soundtrack to loneliness.

Now Here is Nowhere

Now Here Is Nowhere

  • from Now Here is Nowhere
  • by Secret Machines

On their debut release, The Secret Machines are part Led Zeppelin, part Flaming Lips with classic rock rhythms and an indie sensibility.