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Yeasayer debut new material during fragmented set

As Yeasayer took the stage for their encore at the Ogden Theatre last night, I was hoping for redemption. What I got  instead was another unrecognizable composition; an electronic tribal jam from the future about faith and patience, two things I had given up on a half hour earlier.  Having abandoned my post up front (among the underage revelers with… Read more →

Found Stuff:MP3s – Urban Outfitters Free 25

Urban Outfitters is offering free tracks from itunes right now.  Leading up to their SXSW presence they have collected 25 songs from artists that are going to be at the music conference in Austin in March.  These are some great tracks from some great artists, including Beach House, Cold Cave, Retribution Gospel Choir, Fanfarlo, Los Campesinos!, Real Estate, Yeasayer and… Read more →

Yeasayer & Sleigh Bells Touring Together

If you follow this blog, you already know about my newfound love for Yeasayer.  Their new album is a complete 180 from their debut and I’m really enjoying the new direction. Sleigh Bells is another band I have come across lately that I find very entertaining.  I wrote about them in a Found Stuff post recently. The great new is,… Read more →

Yeasayer – Odd Blood

When I posted Tightrope as my #15 song of 2009, I wrote “According to a lot of people, this band will define music in 2010.  I doubt that very much.  I really don’t like this band.” I am prepared to eat my words; but to be fair, Yeasayer do not sound like that band I wrote about last year.  Something… Read more →