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Hosts/nerds Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are your friendly music buddies with the week's best new music discoveries, including conversations with emerging artists, icons and more. Hear songs that can completely change your day, with humor, heart and (sometimes) a whole lot of noise. Directions for use: Morning commute, the gym, or alone time. (If rash persists, discontinue use.)


New Mix: Sigur Ros, Norah Jones And Danger Mouse, More

March 28th, 2012

Episode 393 of 797 episodes

It's been two years since Iceland's dreamscape sound artists Sigur Ros scrapped the band's sixth album and went on indefinite hiatus. But the group is back now with plans for a new record this year. Hear a sneak preview of the new music on this week's All Songs Considered, plus a collaboration between Danger Mouse and Norah Jones. Also on the show: Former Fleet Foxes drummer Josh Tillman returns with a solo album under the name Father John Misty; We spin new music from our favorite artist from this year's South by Southwest festival, Patrick Watson, and one of our most surprising discoveries, Gashcat; and NPR Music's most recent member, Saidah Bount, joins us to share one of her favorite new discoveries. Father John Misty Album: Fear Fun Song: Hollywood Forever Cemetery Sings Norah Jones Album: Little Broken Hearts Song: Say Goodbye Patrick Watson Album: Adventures In Your Own Backyard Song: Into Giants THEESatisfaction Album: awE naturalE Song: Queens Gashcat Album: Reunion! Song: The Morning Sun A Place to Bury Strangers Album: Onwards to the Wall Song: I Lost You Sigur Ros Album: Valtari Song: Ekki Mukk

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