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1. Thao with The Get Down Stay Down: Bag of Hammers, We Brave Bee Stings and All on Kill Rock Stars 2. Grand Archives: Miniature Birds, The Grand Archives on SubPop 3. Winterpills: Beesting, Central Chambers on Signature Sounds 4. Mom: Josh Likes Me, Little Brite on Pancakes for Mattie 5. Great Lakes Myth Society: She's Come Home To Steal Her Rainbows, She's Come Home To Steal Her Rainbows single on Quack!Media 6. What Laura Says: July 23, Thinks and Feels on MRI Associated 7. Rafter: No Fucking Around, (originally titled "Long Ago, a Rodent as Big as a Bull Lurked In South America," appearing on Peppermill Records' Fall compilation) 8. Kraak & Smaak: Squeeze Me, Plastic People on Jalapeno Records 9. Maps & Atlases: Witch, You and Me and the Mountain EP on Sargent House 10. The Bloodsugars: Purpose Was Again, BQEP on Engine Room Recordings 11. Efterklang: Mirador, Parades on Leaf Records
1. Wax Fang: World War II (Pt. 2), La La Land on Don't Panic 2. Yppah: Gumball Machine Weekend, They Know What Ghost Know on Ninja Tune 3. The Magic Kids: Hey Boy, album title TBA on Goner Records 4. Tom Brosseau: Big Time, Posthumous Success on Fat Cat Records 5. Drew Smith's Lonely Choir: Nilsson Sings Newman, Drew Smith's Lonely Choir on Fat Caddy Records 6. Earlimart: Face Down in the Right Town, Hymn and Her on Shout Factory 7. Torngat: You Could Be, You Could Be on Alien8 Recording 8. Miniature Tigers: Cannibal Queen, Tell It to the Volcano on Modern Art Records 9. The Proclaimers: Life With You, Life With You on W14 Records
1. Wild Light: California on My Mind, Adult Nights on Columbia Records 2. Crayon Fields: Mirror Ball, All the Pleasures in the World 3. Marissa Nadler: River of Dirt, Little Hells on Kemado 4. The Decemberists: The Rake's Song, Hazards of Love on Capitol Records 5. Neko Case: People Got a Lotta Nerve, Middle Cyclone on Anti 6. Company: The Sad Businessman, Old Baby on Brah Records 7. The Allender Band: Riverrun, Outer Dark on Dreamboat Records 8. Julie Doiron: Consolation Prize, I Can Wonder What You Did With Your Day on Jagjaguwar 9. Japandroids: Young Hearts Spark Fire, Post-Nothing on Unfamiliar
1. Dirty Projectors & David Byrne: Knotty Pine, Dark Was the Night on 4AD 2. NewVillager: Rich Doors, Rich Doors 7" on Twosyllable Records 3. Real Estate: Black Lake, Real Estate 7" on Underwater Peoples 4. Loney Dear: Airport Surroundings, Dear John on Polyvinyl 5. Broken Spindles: Introvert, Kiss/Kick on blank.wav 6. Of Montreal (remixed by Jon Brion): First Time High (Reconstructionist Remix of "An Eluardian Instance"), Jon Brion Remix EP on Polyvinyl 7. Faunts: Feel.Love.Thinking.Of., Feel.Love.Thinking.Of. on Friendly Fire 8. N.A.S.A.: Spacious Thoughts, The Spirit of Apollo on Anti Records 9. Strand of Oaks: End in Flames, Leave Ruin on La Société Expéditionnaire 10. M. Ward: Never Had Nobody Like You, Hold Time on Merge 11. Max Tundra: Which Song, Parallax Error Beheads You on Domino
1. Deastro: Parallelogram, Moondagger on Ghostly International 2. Asobi Seksu: Familiar Light, Hush on Polyvinyl 3. Bon Iver: Blood Bank, Blood Bank EP on Jagjaguwar 4. Dear Reader: Dearheart, Replace Why With Funny on Cityslang 5. Vetiver: Everyday, Tight Knit on Sub Pop Records 6. Phosphorescent: Reasons to Quit (Willie Nelson/Merle Haggard cover), To Willie on Dead Oceans 7. Toy Fight: High Noon, High Noon EP on Cityslang 8. The Sound of Arrows: M.A.G.I.C., M.A.G.I.C! EP, on Labrador 9. The Botticellis: Here I Go Again on My Own (Whitesnake Cover), Rewind 2.0
1. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart: Everything With You, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart on Slumberland 2. Benji Cossa: Volcano, Benji Cossa and The Tightens on Serious Business 3. Joker's Daughter: Worm's Head, The Last Laugh on Team Love 4. Stereolab: Neon Beanbag, Chemical Chords on 4AD 5. Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele: Meet Me in the Garden, The Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent Ukulele on Paw Tracks 6. Fiction Family: When She's Near, Fiction Family on ATO Records (Jon Foreman of Switchfoot and Sean Watkins of Nickel Creek) 7. Fol Chen: Cable TV, Part I: John Shade, Your Fortune's Made on Asthmatic Kitty 8. Disasteradio: Cat, Eurovisions EP on A Low Hum. 9. Slaraffenklang: Cutting Ice to Snow, Danish Dynamite Live at Sono Festival 2008 on Hometapes (live collaboration between Efterklang and Slaraffenland: free download at http://hometapes.tumblr.com/)
1. A.C. Newman: There Are Maybe Ten or Twelve, Get Guilty on Matador 2. Cut off Your Hands: Turn Cold, You and I on Frenchkiss Records 3. Antony and the Johnsons: Another World, Another World EP on Secretly Canadian 4. Telefon Tel Aviv: Helen of Troy, Immolate Yourself on BPitch Control 5. Common: Make My Day (ft. Cee-Lo), Universal Mind Control on G.O.O.D. Music 6. Or, The Whale: Call and Response, Light Poles and Pines on Seany Records 7. Hot Chip with Robert Wyatt: Made in the Dark, With Robert Wyatt and Geese EP on Parlophone 8. Shrag: Forty Five 45s, Shrag on Where It's at Is Where You Are 9. Chin Chin: Go There With You, Go There With You EP on Definitive Jux
1. The Welcome Wagon: Sold! To the Nice Rich Man, Welcome to the Welcome Wagon on Asthmatic Kitty 2. School of Seven Bells: Connjur, Alpinisms on Ghostly International 3. Little Teeth: Japanese Candy, Child Bearing Man on Absolutely Kosher Records 4. Faunts: Memories of Places We've Never Been (T.H. White Remix), Faunts Remixed on Friendly Fire Records 5. The Radio Dept.: Freddie and the Trojan Horse, Freddie and the Trojan Horse single on Labrador Records 6. Hot Lava: Mummy Beach, Lavaology on Bar/None Records 7. Frida Hyvönen: Enemy Within, Silence Is Wild on Secretly Canadian 8. Deastro: Michael, the Lone Archer of the North Shore, Keepers on Ghostly International 9. The Hives and Cyndi Lauper: A Christmas Duel
1. Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band: Anchors Dropped, Weepy EP, self-released 2. Sexy Kids: Sisters Are Forever, Sisters Are Forever 7" on Slumberland Records 3. Sleeping States: Planning My Escape, Old vs. New EP on Misra Records. 4. Hello Seahorse!: "Won't Say Anything," Hoy a Las Ocho EP on Magic Marker 5. Fredrik: Black Fur, Na Na Ni The Kora Records (out now) 6. Pidgeon: California (Is for Fuckers), Might as Well Go Eat Worms on Absolutely Kosher Records 7. Los Campesinos!: "Miserabilia," We Are Beautiful, We Are Doomed on Arts&Crafts 8. Vivian Girls: Where Do You Run To, Vivian Girls on In the Red 9. David Byrne and Brian Eno: Strange Overtones, Everything That Happens Will Happen Today, self-released 10. Windsurf: Pocket Check, Coastlines on Internasjonal
LAKE: Blue Ocean Blue, Oh, the Places We'll Go on K Records
Deerhunter: Nothing Ever Happened, Microcastle on 4AD
Alexis Taylor (of Hot Chip): Coming Up (Paul McCartney cover), Rubbed Out on Treader
The Pica Beats: Poor Old Ra, Beating Back the Claws of the Cold on Hardly Art
Parts & Labor: Nowheres Nigh, Receivers on Jagjaguwar
Iran: Buddy, Buddy EP on Narnack
Mogwai: The Sun Smells Too Loud, The Hawk Is Howling on Matador
Love Is All: Wishing Well, A Hundred Things Keep Me Up at Night on What's Your Rupture?
The Homosexuals: Slow Guns, Love Guns? EP on Serious Business
Deerhoof: Offend Maggie, Offend Maggie on Kill Rock Stars
Cotton Jones: Original Bones, The Rio Ranger EP on Quite Scientific
Run On Sentence: Afterlife, Pt. 1, Oh, When The Wind Comes Down on Hush Records
Crystal Stilts: Shattered Shine, Alight of Night on Slumberland
Pretty & Nice: Tora Tora Tora, Get Young on Hardly Art
+/-: Snowblind, Xs on Your Eyes on Absolutely Kosher Records
The Mountain Goats: Satanic Messiah, Satanic Messiah EP. Download for free (or donation) from satanicmessiah.com.
Donovan Quinn & the 13th Month: Holy Agent, Donovan Quinn & the 13th Month on Soft Abuse
Atlas Sound: Coffin Trick, Microcastle on 4AD (Europe) and Kranky (U.S.)
The Mountain Goats with Kaki King: Thank You Mario, But Our Princess Is In Another Castle, Black Pear Tree EP (available on tour).
Gentleman Jesse: You Don't Have To (If You Don't Want To), Introducing Gentleman Jesse and His Men on Douchemaster
Bowerbirds: In Our Talons, Hymns for a Dark Horse on Dead Oceans
High Places: From Stardust to Sentience, High Places on Thrill Jockey
Linfinity: Martian's Bloom, Songs of the Weeping Willow EP (download for free from their website linfinitymusic.com)
Catfish Haven: Set in Stone, Devastator on Secretly Canadian
These United States: Get Yourself Home (In Search of the Mistress Whose Kisses Are Famous), Crimes on United Interests
Daniel Martin Moore: Stray Age, Stray Age on SubPop
Brother JT3: Accident Waiting, Jelly Roll Gospel on Drag City
Frightened Rabbit: Old, Old Fashioned, Liver! Lung! FR! on FatCat Records
Hello Saferide: Anna. More Modern Short Stories from Hello Saferide on Razzia
I'm From Barcelona: Music Killed Me, Who Killed Harry Houdini? on Mute Records
Department of Eagles: In Ear Park, In Ear Park on 4AD
Throw Me the Statue: Ship, Purple Face EP on Secretly Canadian
The Physics of Meaning:Aeroplanes and Hurricanes, Snake Charmer and Destiny at the Stroke of Midnight on Trekky Records
The Donkeys: Nice Train, Living on the Other Side on Dead Oceans
McCarthy Trenching: Roasting Song, Calamity Drenching on Team Love
The Good Players: David's Lamentation, Awake My Soul Soundtrack on Awake Productions
Prints: Yippy, Just Thoughts EP on Temporary Residence Limited
Parenthetical Girls: A Song for Ellie Greenwich, Entanglements on Tomlab
Calexico: Two Silver Trees, Carried to Dust on Cityslang
Bart Davenport: A Young One, Palaces on Antenna Farm Records
Okkervil River: Lost Coastlines, The Stand Ins on Jagjaguwar
Damien Jurado: Gillian Was a Horse, Caught in the Trees on Secretly Canadian
Nagisa Ni Te: Premonition, Yosuga on Jagjaguwar
The New Year: The Company I Can Get, The New Year on Touch and Go Records
Lost in the Trees: Fireplace, All Alone in an Empty House on Trekky Records
The Streets: The Escapist, Everything Is Borrowed on Vice Records
Of Montreal: Id Engager, Skeletal Lamping on Polyvinyl
Hallelujah the Hills: Nurses 5 Float Past, Prepare to Qualify EP on Misra Records
New Hotel Lights: Firecracker People, Firecracker People on Bar/None
Death Vessel: Bruno's Torso, Nothing Is Precious Enough for Us on SubPop
The Sound of Arrows: Danger, Danger on Labrador
Minisnap: The Crooked Mile, Bounce Around on Magic Marker
Jennifer O'Connor: Here With Me, Here With Me on Matador Records
James Lavino (feat. Colin Greenwoodand Lee and Tyler Sargent): How to Look at a Bird, Woodpecker Soundtrack on Brookhaven/Tunecore
Lykke Li: Dance Dance Dance, Youth Novels on LL Recordings
Man/Miracle: Pushing and Shoving, "Pushing and Shoving / You've Got a Hold on Me" 7". Self-released.
Ra Ra Riot: Dying Is Fine, The Rhumb Line on Barsuk
Jeff Hanson: If Only I Knew, Madam Owl on Kill Rock Stars
Ida: Road to Ruin, My Fair, My Dark EP on Polyvinyl Records
Embarrassing Fruits: First Time, The First Time EP onTrekky Records
The Botticellis: Old Home Movies, Old Home Movies on Antenna Farm Records
Minotaur Shock: My Burr, Amateur Dramatics on 4AD
Oxford Collapse: The Birthday Wars, BITS on SubPop
Windmill: Tokyo Moon, Puddle City Racing Lights on Friendly Fire Recordings.
Pogo: Alice, Wonderland. Unsigned. (http://www.last.fm/music/Pogo)
Wire: One of Us, Object 47 on Pink Flag
Lackthereof: Last November, Your Anchor on Barsuk
James Blackshaw: Infinite Circle, Litany of Echoes on Tompkins Square Records
Canopy: Neon Lines, Canopy//Anopy on Autobus Records
Sunset: When Perfect Flames Expire, The Glowing City on Autobus Records
Colour Revolt: Naked and Red, Plunder, Beg and Curse on Fat Possum
Oppenheimer: Straight Out of Comp'in', Take the Midrange and Boost It on Bar/None
The Accidental: Dream for Me, There Were Wolves on Thrill Jockey
BOAT: Topps, the Topps 7" EP on Magic Marker Records
CSS: Rat Is Dead (Rage), Donkey, SubPop
David Vandervelde: I Will Be Fine, Waiting for the Sunrise on Secretly Canadian
Brendan Canning (of Broken Social Scene): Hit the Wall, Something for All of Us on Arts&Crafts
Tu Fawning: Out Like Bats, Secession on PolyVinyl Records
Bodies of Water: Under the Pines, A Certain Feeling on Secretly Canadian
Son Ambulance: Horizons, Someone Else's Déjà Vu on Saddle Creek Records
Xavier Rudd: Fortune Teller, Dark Shades of Blue on Anti Records
Stars Like Fleas: I Was Only Dancing, The Ken Burns Effect on Hometapes
The Impossible Shapes: Hey, The Impossible Shapes on Secretly Canadian
My Brightest Diamond: Inside a Boy, A Thousand Sharks Teeth on Asthmatic Kitty Records
Joan of Arc: Tell Tale Penis, Boo!Human on PolyVinyl Records
Windsor for the Derby: Hold, How We Lost on Secretly Canadian
Port O'Brien: I Woke Up Today, All We Could Do Is Sing on City Slang
Sigur Rós: Gobbledigook, Með Suð Í Eyrum Við Spilum Endalaust (With A Buzz In Our Ears We Play Endlessly) on XL Records
Tilly and the Wall: Cacophony, O on Team Love Records
Silver Jews: Strange Victory, Strange Defeat, Lookout Mountain, Lookout Sea on Drag City
Robert Pollard: Gratification to Concrete, Robert Pollard Is Off to Business on Guided By Voices, Inc.
Fleet Foxes: White Winter Hymnal, Fleet Foxes on SubPop.
Shearwater: Rooks, Rook on Matador.
Wolf Parade: Call it a Ritual, At Mount Zoomer on SubPop.
Mates of State: My,ly Offer, Rearrange Us on Barsuk.
Monroe Mustang: The Other Side, Monroe Mustang, The Imaginary Band, Regretfully Declines on JagJaguwar.
The Notwist: Good Lies, The Devil, You + Me on CitySlang.
The War, Drugs: Taking the Farm, Wagonwheel Blues on Secretly Canadian.