Music Discovery #17 of 2012

This week’s post is going to try out a new (to me) audio player from ex.fm. As their website states, “The exfm site player is the easiest way to play back music on your site – mp3’s, Soundcloud, Bandcamp and more.”

You should see the exfm player attached at the bottom of the page, and it should contain all the music it could parse from my post. It looks like the only thing it doesn’t pick up that I might post is YouTube. Feedback is welcome.

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Music Discovery #15 of 2012

What better way to shake off your case of the Mondays but with a list of fantastic music from this past week, curated by yours truly.

All the music below is worth a listen, but be sure to watch the video for Beirut – The Rip Tide. I really enjoyed the visual twist at the end, and of course the song is swell.

The Charli XCX mixtape is decent, shared primarily for the first track which is a cover of Blood Orange – Champagne Coast, which is great and was shared in one of my posts previously.

Lastly, The Mynabirds track has a riff that reminds me of the “I wish it was Christmas today” song from SNL.

And yes, there seems to be some sort of bird theme this week.

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Music Discovery #7 of 2012

Wow. Life. A confluence of events has prevented me from posting a music round-up the last few weeks; overwhelmed with work, dealing with sickness, planning a wedding, attending a conference. I’ll get this train back on track with a post that rounds up some standout music from the aforementioned time span. La Sera makes another appearance with another great track, hope this trend continues.

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