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[on the road] Future Islands

Future Islands will finish up their On The Water tour with a slew of shows this November.   The new  7″ split with Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, featuring the band’s new song “Cotton Flower”, can now be downloaded here.  On The Water is available now Thrill Jockey.

Nov. 2 – Raleigh, NC @ Lincoln Theatre *
Nov. 3 – Savannah, GA @ The Wormhole *
Nov. 4 – Jacksonville, FL @ Jackrabbits *
Nov. 5 – Orlando, FL @ The Social *
Nov. 6 – Miami, FL @ Bardot Miami *
Nov. 7 – Tampa, FL @ Crowbar *
Nov. 8 – Mobile, AL @ Alabama Music Box *
Nov. 9 – Baton Rouge, LA @ Spanish Moon *
Nov. 10 – Houston, TX @ Rudyard’s *
Nov. 11 – Austin, TX @ The Parish Underground *
Nov. 13 – Dallas, TX @ The Prophet Bar *
Nov. 14 – Norman, OK @ The Opolis *
Nov. 15 – Memphis, TN @ Hi-Tone Cafe *
Nov. 16 – St. Louis, MO @ Off Broadway * %
Nov. 17 – Bloomington, IN @ Russian Recording * %
Nov. 18 – Chicago, IL @ Lincoln Hall * %
Nov. 19 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Ballroom * %
Nov. 20 – Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg * %
(* = with Talk Normal   % = with Dope Body)

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[new music roundup] 10.23.12

A few of my favorite new releases this week, including new LPs from Bat for Lashes and Titus Andronicus, a new EP from Yellow Ostrich, and a Christmas album from The Polyphonic Spree.  As always, be sure to visit Largehearted Boy for the rest of the week’s new releases.

What are your favorite new releases this week?

 

Bat for Lashes//The Haunted Man

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Diamond Rings//Free Dimensional

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Gary Clark Jr//Black and Blu

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Paul Banks//Banks

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The Polyphonic Spree//Holidaydream: Sounds of the Holidays Vol. One

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Rah Rah//The Poet’s Dead

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Sinkane//Mars

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Skipping Girl Vinegar//Keep Calm, Carry The Monkey

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Steffaloo//Would You Stay

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Titus Andronicus//Local Business
Full album stream courtesy of NPR Music
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U.S. Girls//Gem

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Yellow Ostrich//Ghost

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A few more worth a listen:
…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead//Up To Infinity
Of Montreal//Daughter of a Cloud
Shiny Toy Guns//III
Swedish House Mafia//Until Now
Talk Normal//Sunshine
XELLE//Queens