Music Reviews
3:10 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

A Posthumous Masterpiece Adds To E.S.T.'s Legacy

E.S.T. was Esbjorn Svensson, Dan Berglund and Magnus Ostrom.
Jim Rakete

Originally published on Wed June 27, 2012 9:51 am

When the pianist Esbjorn Svensson died in a scuba accident in 2008, many fans of his group, the Swedish trio known as E.S.T., wondered if there might be some unreleased experiments lurking in a studio vault. There were. Just out is a disc called 301, which was recorded in 2008 during sessions for the group's final album.

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All Songs Considered Blog
3:04 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

Before A Flood Of Song Premieres, Hear The Antlers' 'Drift Dive'

The Antlers will release the Undersea EP on July 24.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed June 27, 2012 9:49 am

The Antlers' 2009 album Hospice was the kind of feat no one would want to duplicate: It was audaciously beautiful and beloved by critics, but its wrenching songs reflect and expound upon highly specific personal losses for singer-guitarist Peter Silberman.

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Mountain Stage
12:33 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

Vince Gill On Mountain Stage

Vince Gill performs on Mountain Stage.

Brian Blauser Mountain Stage

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The Mix
12:08 pm
Mon June 25, 2012

The Mix: 100 Essential Noise Pop Songs

Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips performs at the 2012 Noise Pop Festival in San Francisco.
Charlie Homo Noise Pop

Originally published on Mon July 1, 2013 3:00 pm

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World Cafe
11:22 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Dr. Dog On World Cafe

Dr. Dog.
Chris Crisman

The Philadelphia pop-rock band Dr. Dog has continued to get better since forming in the early 2000s. The group's seven albums of layered psychedelia are deeply influenced by the best of '60s pop, adding up to a sound that's both timeless and classic.

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