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As though Air travelled back in time to collaborate with Petula Clark on the soundtrack to a 60s sci-fi  film.

Singer, Trish Keenan, died earlier this month from pneumonia complications. RIP Trish, I’m so sorry I never discovered you til now.

Download: Broadcast – Come On Let’s Go (Track) – MP3
Buy: Broadcast – The Noise Made By People (Album)

Also on repeat: You Can Fall, Echo’s Answer, Look Outside

Found where? 17 Dots

Like the best work of fellow alt-folk faeries Sufjan and Joanna Newsom, Villager’s fantasy/confessional invades your personal space, winding in through your pores and exiting in a puff of magic dust.

Also on repeat: That Day, Set The Tigers Free – the whole shebang.

Download: Villagers – Becoming a Jackal ( Track) – MP3 (2010)
Buy: Villagers – Becoming a Jackal ( Track) – MP3 (2010)

Found where? NPR

Sounds a bit like Tom Waits doing vocals on a Wolf Parade track. Tastes like something totally new – not chicken.

Download: Future Islands – Tin Man – MP3
Buy: Future Islands – In Evening Air (Album)

Found where? Seewhatyouhear on Twitter