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FNO NYC MP3s: Real Estate, Best Coast, Foster The People, Beach Fossils, and School of Seven Bells

If you’re in NYC the late-night, über-shopping extravaganza Fashion’s Night Out is tonight (9/8) with a grip of free shows, if you can beat past the hordes. Here’s a prêt-à-porter playlist with links to show info down below.

Real Estate @ 44 Mercer Street

Real Estate “It’s Real” from Days [follow]

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Best Coast @ Helmut Lang

Best Coast “Sunny Adventure”
from split 7” with Jeff The Brotherhood [follow]

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Foster The People @ Lacoste

Foster The People “Pumped Up Kicks” from Torches [follow]

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Beach Fossils @ Bloomingdale’s

Beach Fossils “Sometimes” from Sometimes [follow]

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School of Seven Bells @ Treasure & Bond

School of Seven Bells “Connjur” (Acoustic) from
Stereogum Decomposed Session [follow]

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MP3: Friday Five 05.28.10 New Arcade Fire, Wolf Parade, Protistas, Toro Y Moi, Beach Fossils, The Tallest Man on Earth cover Paul Simon

What’s your soundtrack for the three-day weekend?
All the Friday Fives back-to-back:

Click here, hit Play, then rock out with the Ümlaut …

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Toro Y Moi “Leave Everywhere” from Leave Everywhere 7”

Beach Fossils “Sometimes” from Sometimes

Arcade Fire “The Suburbs” from The Suburbs single

Wolf Parade “Palm Road” from Expo 86

Protistas “Mi Pieza / Atrapo en el Supermercado”
from EP1

The Tallest Man on Earth “Graceland” (Paul Simon)
from King of Spain b-side

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