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The Playlist: Springtime

Listen on: Spotify / we7* Nice weather, isn’t it? Spanning indie rock, cool electronica, jazz, Latin rhythms and kitsch balladry, here are a few handfuls of gosh darn pleasant tracks for the long, sunny weekend. 133. Beck – ‘Tropicalia’ 134. … Continue reading

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The Unthanks – Union Chapel, London – 9 December 2010

Ten great gigs from 2010: #10 (written for The Yorker) Away from the folk scene, Northumbrian sisters Rachel and Becky Unthank are best known as the token (albeit deserving) folk nominees at 2008’s Mercury Prize. Setting aside their usual folk … Continue reading

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