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The Mu — 3D Feelings

The Mu -- 3D Feelings
The songs have hooks (some lyrical, some musical), and generally fit within the familiar formats of pop convention, but lack the gloss, sheen and precision of conventional pop music; the music shambles along, a bit unruly, but generally has a naïve and tentative sort of charm.

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Charmparticles — Sit Down For Staying

Charmparticles -- Sit Down For Staying
Layer upon layer of distorted guitars, open, plump drums, and ethereal harmonies comprise the lush songs.

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The Fading Collection — Stems

This album from Seattle's The Fading Collection is a curious and clever series of remixes from the songs originally found on the album Interactive Family Radio. Remixers include members of Dahlia, Beehive, Kuma, and others.

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Citizen Cope — The Clarence Greenwood Recordings

Citizen Cope -- The Clarence Greenwood Recordings
Cope's lyrical cadence is somewhere between folk and rap; his prose depicting visceral tales of desolation, desire and drug addiction.

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Memphis Radio Kings — The Devil's Dutchmen

Memphis Radio Kings -- The Devil's Dutchmen
Think more of the Replacements in attitude than of Hank Williams, although even Hank Sr. would feel plenty at home here.

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