Robin Hilton

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New Mix: alt-J, Elliott Smith, The New Pornographers, Girlpool, More

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton, bleary-eyed from a mind-bending Flaming Lips show, share this week's favorite music discoveries.

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Listen: Fleet Foxes Returns With New Song And Album Details

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

The band's frontman Robin Pecknold announced the song on his Instagram account.

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Watch The Epic, Desert-Jam Guitar Shredding Of L.A. Takedown

Monday, March 06, 2017

L.A. Takedown is a seven-piece rock band with three lead guitarists and a love for epic shredding. It's new video for "Night Skiing" is a surreal, desert-jam odyssey.

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Sharon Van Etten Asks Why The Sun Still Shines For 'The Man In The High Castle'

Friday, March 03, 2017

Sharon Van Etten's cover of the 1962 song "The End Of The World" comes from a unique and entirely imagined soundtrack to the Amazon series The Man In The High Castle.

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Listen: Lorde Returns With New Song 'Green Light,' Announces New Record 'Melodrama'

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Lorde is back with a feverish, dance-pop thumper called "Green Light." Apart from a single on the Hunger Games soundtrack, it's her first new solo music since her 2013 debut Pure Heroine.

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Watch: Future Islands Shares Its Conceptually Literal Video For 'Ran'

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

The new video follows Future Islands frontman Samuel Herring as he sprints across the countryside, capturing the urgency and restlessness of the band's infectious song.

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New Mix: Our Tiny Desk Contest Winner, Land Of Talk, Juana Molina, More

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

This week's essential mix includes the winning song from our Tiny Desk Contest, the return of the band Land of Talk, '90s shoegaze group Ride and more.

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Sylvan Esso Announces New Album 'What Now,' Releases New Single 'Die Young'

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

"Die Young" has a bolder, more jagged sound than the band's previous work. It's the third single the duo has shared from its upcoming sophomore full-length, What Now.

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Paul McCartney Shares Studio Footage From '80s-Era Elvis Costello Session

Friday, February 24, 2017

The video, for a demo of "My Brave Face," includes rare footage of McCartney and Costello in studio for the late-'80s recording sessions.

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First Watch: STRFKR's Video For 'In The End' Honors John Waters, In Law-Breaking Drag

Thursday, February 23, 2017

The video is a film, on film — STRFKR's "In The End" honors John Waters in the best possible way.

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Listen: Dirty Projectors' Warped New Album Drops Early

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

The band originally planned to release its self-titled album on Feb. 24, but decided to stream it live Tuesday after David Longstreth tweeted everyone had waited "long enough."

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New Mix: Lana Del Rey, Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, Colin Stetson, Penguin Cafe, More

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

A bonkers new song from Shugo Tokumaru helps wash away an unwelcome earworm, Lana Del Rey lauds (her?) youth, Bonnie 'Prince' Billy weirds out over love and Bob revisits an old favorite.

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Watch Spoon's Strange New Video, 'Can I Sit Next To You'

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

The song first appeared as unidentified instrumental music between segments on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and during boarding on American Airlines planes.

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First Watch: Laura Marling, 'Next Time'

Friday, February 17, 2017

The latest song from what's shaping up to be the singer-songwriter's best album yet, is a perfectly rendered vignette called "Next Time."

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First Watch: Kishi Bashi, 'Can't Let Go, Juno'

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Kishi Bashi sits impassively behind the wheel of a cab, bearing witness to the joy and pain of his passengers as he ferries them through a night in the city.

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Giant Drag's Annie Hardy Returns, Pours Unimaginable Grief Into New Album

Thursday, February 09, 2017

The former grunge-pop singer returns after a long break from music — and unimaginable loss — for a heartbreaking solo debut album due out in the spring.

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New Mix: Future Islands, The Black Angels, Jacaszek, More

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

On this week's All Songs Considered we've got everything from effervescent pop to Polish ambient music and Japanese psych-rock.

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A Lullaby For Beyoncé (By Beyoncé)

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Songs from across the singer's catalog are transformed into tinkling, instrumental lullabies on a new album from the Rockabye Baby! series.

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Who Needs A Drink? Gillian Welch (and Her Stop-Motion Friends)

Friday, February 03, 2017

For her latest video, singer Gillian Welch is stranded in a dry town with "no beer, no liquor for miles around."

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'Overnight' Success Maggie Rogers Shares Alluring New Video For 'On + Off'

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Maggie Rogers, the electro-pop singer made famous by Pharrell's dumbstruck endorsement last year, has a gift for making the kind of music - and visual art - you can't ignore.

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