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Sample the Season’s Indie Jams

Cat Power, The Xx, Thom Yorke, and more

fall 2012 playlist!

Hey, mister DJ. We’ll have a dozen of your freshest.

Sun,” by Cat Power
(Chan, please don’t leave us for that long ever again.)

I Found Love,” by Midnight Magic and Tommie Sunshine
(Disco fever.)

Walk On By,” by El Perro del Mar
(Cue the chic lounge soundtrack.)

Default,” by Atoms for Peace
(A teaser single from Thom Yorke’s latest project with RHCP’s Flea on bass.)

Fiction,” by The Xx
(They deliver more of the teen angst you’ve come to love.)

Lazarus,” by David Byrne and St. Vincent
(Funk. Horns. The Talking Heads. Annie Clark. Yes.)

Tokyo,” by California Wives
(Passport, check. The best time to visit is now.)

Wildest Moments,” by Jessie Ware
(This soulful young Brit is going places.)

Baby Get Worse,” by Divine Fits
(Quite the opposite, with the Spoon and Wolf Parade frontmen alternating vocals.)

Silver Age,” by Bob Mould
(When you’re punk rock, it’s for life.)

Watch the Corners,” by Dinosaur Jr.
(Fave musician sighting: J Mascis eating in an NYC Whole Foods, guitar in tow.)

Total Carnage,” by Sweet Valley
(A beat-driven slacker tune from Wavves’s Nathan Williams and his housemate/bro.)

Stream the playlist on Spotify.

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