Pitchfork: "The Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases: Summer 2013"

The following article was originally published on Pitchfork. We have bolded the releases that we are most anticipating: "Welcome once again to the Pitchfork Guide to Upcoming Releases, our seasonal guide to upcoming releases. Four times a year, we round up a big ol' list of albums, singles, EPs, and DVDs set to be unleashed over the coming months, hoping to get you pumped about going out and buying records. (You d...

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July Artists of the Day [Part One]

This month's featured artists are even more diverse than the last. Revisit old favorites and discover new gems every day! Below is the list of artists for the first half of this month: July 1: Free Kitten July 2: The Flaming Lips July 3: The Grouch and Eligh July 5: Great Lake Swimmers July 8: Art Blakey July 9: Belly July 10: The Faint July 11: Screeching Weasel July 12: DangerDoom...

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Smith Westerns - "Soft Will"

As the calendar flips through the summer months at an unseemly rate, we must remember to enjoy these leisurely days before they’re gone, and Smith Westerns’ new album “Soft Will” epitomizes this mindset more than any album the band has released yet. Continuing their tradition of laid back pop gems, “Soft Will” finds the band in a more wistful mood than ever, with hooks that seem like they’re practically...

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Required Listening - July 1 Playlist

Below is the list of songs that will be on tomorrow's edition of Required Listening: "Ghost World" || Aimee Mann "Easy Muffin" || Amon Tobin "Who Is It" || Bjork "T.I.B.W.F. || The Budos Band "Wasted Days" || Cloud Nothings "Baby" ||| Donnie & Joe Emerson "In 'D'" || The Durutti Column "Miami Morning Coming Down II (Shine)" || Earth "The Bottle" || Gil Scott-Heron "Deep River" || John Fahey ...

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Pixies Release New Single

The music blogging sphere is abuzz with news of a new single from everyone's favorite alternative rockers. The title of the single is "Bagboy," and fans can download the track for free through The Pixie's website (just enter your email into the widget below and the track is all yours). This is the band's first single in nine years (not counting the iTunes exclusive "Bam Thwoak" in 2004) and is releasing in the wak...

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