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listen party // Panda Bear : “Tomboy”

NPR is streaming the forthcoming Panda Bear album in its entirety here.


listen party // Vivian Girls : “Share the Joy”

NPR Music is streaming the forthcoming Vivian Girls album in its entirety.

Vivian Girls // Share the Joy : 2011.04.12 : Polyvinyl Records

listen party // Wire : “Red Barked Tree”

Wire // “Red Barked Tree” : 2011.01.11 : Pink Flag

Two Minutes :

Peter doesn’t just like Wire, he loves Wire.  Chairs Missing changed his life.  This album probably won’t change his life again.  But that won’t stop Peter from listening to it repeatedly as it streams in its entirety on NPR.

peter likes music // 2010

Peter’s grandfather regularly remarks that he believes music continues to get better and better.  Peter has to agree.

Peter liked a lot of things in 2010.  Mostly he liked the music.  let me count the reasons:

favorite songs
favorite 20 albums
top 5 albums
top 5 eps

favorite official videos
favorite live videos
favorite concerts


radness // Hauschka : various songs on NPR

One of those cases of highly-recommended musicians that sound too obtuse for my tastes, I’ve not given Hauschka the slightest chance—too busy looking for the latest pop fix.  However, that changed after a few seconds of this video . . . I’ve got a new musician to explore.

Oh, and there are a few more videos from this session on NPR including this one where he talks out various ways of placing his instruments in the piano.

listen party // Avey Tare : “Down There”

NPR is streaming the forthcoming Avey Tare album in its entirety here.

listen party // Belle & Sebastian : “Write about Love”

NPR is streaming Belle & Sebastian‘s forthcoming album in its entirety here.