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All Songs TV
2:03 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Doug Paisley feat. Bonnie 'Prince' Billy, 'Until I Find You'

A portrait from the video to Doug Paisley's song "Until I Find You."
Courtesy of the artist

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All Songs Considered
12:36 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

New Mix: Sleater-Kinney, The Flaming Lips, Elle Varner, More

Clockwise from upper left: Sleater-Kinney, Elle Varner, GRMLN, The Flaming Lips
Courtesy of the artists

Originally published on Tue October 21, 2014 1:17 pm

The band Sleater-Kinney (Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker, Janet Weiss) is back together, and we're all pretty excited at All Songs Considered! After an eight-year hiatus, and nearly ten years since releasing their last album, Carrie and company have announced a new, upcoming record and a brand new song called "Bury Our Friends." The album, No Cities To Love, is due out Jan. 20.

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All Songs Considered
12:03 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Viking's Choice: Black Clouds, 'And Then I Dove'

Black Clouds.
Chris Bavaria Courtesy of the artist

If you're like most people, the first time you hear a song might well be through laptop speakers. But if you're listening to an instrumental rock band as mammoth as Black Clouds, those tinny sound holes become pathetic little slaps to the face. The bass frequencies and thundering drums of "And Then I Dove" are meant to vibrate through the chest, while the Washington, D.C. band's heavy melodies are tastefully driven through what's surely a spaceship-console-worthy rack of effects pedals.

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Mountain Stage
10:36 am
Tue October 21, 2014

Sierra Hull On Mountain Stage

Sierra Hull.
Brian Blauser Mountain Stage

Sierra Hull makes her first appearance on Mountain Stage, recorded live on the campus of Davis and Elkins College in West Virginia. A gifted singer and mandolin player, Sierra Hull already sports an impressive resume at 23: She made her first appearance alongside Alison Krauss at 12 and released her first album at 16.

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All Songs Considered
10:11 am
Tue October 21, 2014

Viking's Choice: Wildhoney, 'Fall In'

Wildhoney.
Pat McQuade Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue October 21, 2014 10:52 am

What happened to your brain the first time you heard the way My Bloody Valentine's seismic guitar crunch seemed to bend space? Did you bend with it? The first 10 seconds of Wildhoney's "Fall In" know that moment, wash it in a mess of crashing cymbals, and pull back the gauzy covers for a dreamy pop song that feels like the day between summer and autumn. It's bright and carefree, full of purpose and light, as Lauren Shusterich coos and leads us into the swirling foliage.

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