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A surplus of geekery by :: Fred Abercrombie

MP3: Radiohead, Caveman, Blackbird Blackbird, First Aid Kit (live), and The xx (Demo) :: Friday 01.06.12

After Holidäy Hiatus we’re back with a grip of tunes that’ve been swirling between our ears over the last couple weeks. Enjoy thoroughly.

Radiohead “Staircase” [follow]
from The Daily Mail & Staircase (download)

Caveman “Old Friend” [follow]
from Coco Beware

Blackbird Blackbird “Tear” [follow]
from Boracay EP

First Aid Kid “Emmylou” (live) [follow]
from Live on KCRW

The xx “Open Eyes” (Demo) [follow]

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MP3: First Aid Kit “The Lion’s Roar”
MP3: Blackbird Blackbird cover Modest Mouse 
iPhone: Inside Apple’s Kid A-like Testing Facility
MP3: Blackbird Blackbird “modern disbelief”
MP3: Radiohead Covers “Nobody Does It Better” by Carly Simon
MP3: The Antlers cover The xx
Video/MP3: Homeless Mustard Sings Radiohead’s Creep, Has Great Beard

MP3: Friday Five 11.19.10 Foster The People, TV Girl, Blackbird Blackbird, Erland & The Carnival, and Cinema/Minimal

This week’s even tastier when paired with past Friday Fives. Enjoy thoroughly.

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Foster The People “Pumped Up Kicks” [follow]

TV Girl “On Land” from On Land [follow]

Blackbird Blackbird “Modern Disbelief” from Modern Disbelief EP [follow]

Erland & The Carnival “Trouble In My Mind” from s/t [follow]

cinema/minimal “Arch Cape” from Fall EP [follow]

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MP3: Friday Five 07.09.10 with Of Montreal, Modest Mouse Cover by Blackbird Blackbird, Kisses, Cults, and Fanfarlo Live

Was only in LA for one day this week. Here’s what I rocked out to the rest of the time. Enjoy.

of Montreal “Coquet Coquette” from False Priest

Blackbird Blackbird “Float On (Modest Mouse)”
from Summer Heart

Kisses “People Can Do The Most Amazing Things”
from People Can Do The Most Amazing Things 7″s pre-order

Cults “Oh My God” from Adult Swim Singles Project

Fanfarlo “Luna (live)”
from Live at Amoeba Hollywood 2.17.10 see video

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