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New Mix: Vampire Weekend, Savages, Giant Drag, Eluvium And More

March 26th, 2013

Episode 451 of 731 episodes

On this edition of All Songs Considered, hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share some final discoveries from this year's South by Southwest music festival, including the British noise-rock group Savages and Valeska Steiner and Sonja Glass, the Swiss-German pop pair that records and performs as Boy. Also on the show: A stellar new record from Vampire Weekend; a long-awaited return for the Annie Hardy-led rock group Giant Drag; the sweet sounds of Icelandic singer Olafur Arnalds and a new double-album of transporting ambient music from Eluvium. Savages Album: Silence Yourself Song: She Will BOY Album: Mutual Friends Song: Little Numbers Ólafur Arnalds Album: For Now I Am Winter Song: Old Skin Giant Drag Album: Waking Up Is Hard To Do Song: Garbage Heart Vampire Weekend Album: Modern Vampires of the City Song: Diane Young Eluvium Album: Nightmare Ending Song: Envenom Mettle

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