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There was a radio rip of this posted earlier today, but now, thanks to the band, you can get the full-quality, album version in all its Bloodbuzzy Ohioan glory. The mp3 above is 192kbps, but audiophiles can head to HighViolet.com and enter your email to get the “deluxe” version (a zip file w/ 320kbps mp3 & artwork).
The National’s new record, High Violet, is due out on 4AD May 11 in the U.S.
I’ve always wanted to go to the Sasquatch Festival in Washington. Just look at the outdoor venue surroundings:
Tickets go on sale Saturday. Festival happens Memorial Day weekend.
My Morning Jacket
Band of Horses
Tegan & Sara
Broken Social Scene
She & Him
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The Hold Steady
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The first time I saw Times New Viking was when they opened for The Arcade Fire at Little Brother’s. AF was just starting to get some attention, and the show was probably only 50% full.
Full track listing, courtesy of Pitchfork. The album comes out April 7.
01 Quasi: “Beautiful Things” (3Ds cover)
02 Les Savy Fav: “Precision Auto” (Superchunk cover)
03 The Shins: “Plenty Is Never Enough” (Tenement Halls cover)
04 St. Vincent and the National: “Sleep All Summer” (Crooked Fingers cover)
05 Broken Social Scene: “Complications” (The Clean cover)
06 Ryan Adams: “Like a Fool” (Superchunk cover)
07 Bright Eyes: “Papa Was a Rodeo” (Magnetic Fields cover)
08 Lavender Diamond: “New Ways of Living” (Destroyer cover)
09 The Apples in Stereo: “King of Carrot Flowers Pt. 3” (Neutral Milk Hotel cover)
10 Laura Cantrell: “Cowboy on the Moon” (Lambchop cover)
11 Bill Callahan: “Santa Maria” (Versus cover)
12 Barbara Manning: “Through With People” (Portastatic cover)
13 The Mountain Goats: “Drug Life” (East River Pipe cover)
14 The New Pornographers: “Don’t Destroy This Night” (Rock*A*Teens cover)
15 Tracey Thorn and Jens Lekman: “Yeah! Oh, Yeah!” (Magnetic Fields cover)
16 The Hive Dwellers: “My Noise” (Superchunk cover)
17 Ted Leo & the Pharmacists: “The Numbered Head” (Robert Pollard cover)
18 Okkervil River: “All You Little Suckers” (East River Pipe cover)
19 Death Cab for Cutie: “Kicked In” (Superchunk cover)
20 Times New Viking: “Neighborhood #1” (Arcade Fire cover)