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Various Artists Wanna Buy a Craprak?

Carpark is releasing some of the loveliest little sounds around these days, all fuchsia beats and electric lavender shadings. This sampler slots thirteen tracks and four videos together as neatly as new, perfect crayons in a box.… Read more »

Numbers Death

The original version of this Oakland, CA trio's album, Numbers Life, was crazy enough.… Read more »

Various Artists Frontier Life: Banda Sonora

The soundtrack to Hans Fjellestad's documentary Frontier Life mirrors the film by diving past the surface image of Tijuana to find the hidden culture that has arisen on the frontier.… Read more »

Various Artists Colors Sounds: Nordic

The Colors Sounds project is a new series of compilations being produced by Colors magazine (owned by clothing company Benetton) and the first, Nordic, culls tracks from artists in Norway, Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Iceland.… Read more »

Via Tania Under a Different Sky

Tania May-Bowers knows how you spent those lonely nights: curled up on the floor, flickers of street light invading your room, and your ex's Cowboy Junkies and Mazzy Star records spinning endlessly.… Read more »

ZirIguiboom The Now Sound of Brazil

Ziriguiboom, archiver of all things Brazilian, ups the tropicalia ante with this collection of sexy-cool samba soul and bossa groove. A dedication to original and far-reaching Brazilian music underlies the entire selection.… Read more »

Cursor Minor Explosive Piece of Mind

Judging by the puns-to-syllables ratio of Cursor Miner's name and album title, you might expect England's Cursor Miner to take the occasional walk on the wacky side.… Read more »

Ted Leo Hearts of Oak

America's mod prince in waiting, Ted Leo, pops the trunk and gives us his second merciless full-length.… Read more »

Various Artists Solid Steel Present Hexstatic Listen and Learn

The second installment of Ninja Tune's Solid Steel mix series, and Hexstatic are at the controls for unashamedly large party action.… Read more »

Easy Star All Stars Dub Side of the Moon

For many, Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon conjures up foggy memories of dingy college dorm rooms, black lights and the unmistakable fragrance of bong water soaking into the carpet-memories best left dormant or revisited with the requisite sense of… Read more »

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