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All Songs Considered

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Hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton spin new music from emerging bands and musical icons.

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CMJ 2013 WRAP UP

October 22nd, 2013

Episode 483 of 731 episodes

Every fall, hundreds of bands flock to New York City for the annual CMJ Music Marathon, a large festival where independent, new and emerging musicians hope to be discovered. All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen was among the countless journalists, bloggers, college radio DJs, record label reps and others who attempted to navigate the sea of live performances, hoping to find new music to love and share.On this week's show, Bob's joined by music critic Maria Sherman and WSPN's Becka Schwartz to talk about and play some of their favorite discoveries out of the hundreds of shows they saw, including D.C. punks Priests, British multimedia duo Public Service Broadcasting, rockabilly singer King Dude, '60s-era soul from Nick Waterhouse and many more.PriestsAlbum: Tape TwoSong: Leave Me AloneEagullsAlbum: Nerve EndingsSong: Nerve Endings Courtney BarnettAlbum: Double EP: A Sea of Split PeasSong: Avant GardenerJacco GardnerAlbum: Cabinet of CuriositiesSong: Where Will You GoWeekendAlbum: JinxSong: JulyPublic Service BroadcastingAlbum: Inform - Educate - EntertainSong: SpitfireKing DudeAlbum: Burning DaylightSong: Holy LandArcade FireAlbum: Time's All GoneSong: Some PlacePerfect PussyAlbum: I Have Lost All Desire For FeelingSong: ICelestial ShoreAlbum: 10xSong: Rabbit Hole

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