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New Regina Spektor, Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood Does Avant-Garde Classical, More

February 29th, 2012

Episode 386 of 797 episodes

On this edition of All Songs Considered, we hear a stunning new song from Regina Spektor's upcoming album What We Saw From the Cheap Seats. We've also got Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood, who joins Polish avant-garde composer Krzysztof Penderecki for a new collection of strange and beautiful classical pieces. Plus, listen for punk-inspired rock from Mind Spiders, a gorgeous new album from Cowboy Junkies, joyful electronic pop from Kishi Bashi, a new solo project from Nick Zammuto (half of the now-defunct duo The Books) and Argentinian electronic artist Mati Zundel. Regina Spektor Artist: Regina Spektor Album: What We Saw From The Cheap Seats Song: All The Rowboats Kishi Bashi Artist: Kishi Bashi Album: 151A Song: Bright Whites Mati Zundel Artist: Mati Zundel Album: Amazonico Gravitante Song: Senor Montecostez Krzysztof Penderecki and Jonny Greenwood Artist: Krzysztof Penderecki and Jonny Greenwood Album: Threnody For The Victims Of Hiroshima/Popcorn Superhet Receiver Song: 48 Responses To Polymorphia: Pacay Tree Zammuto Artist: Zammuto Album: Zammuto Song: Too Late To Topologize Cowboy Junkies Artist: Cowboy Junkies Album: Wilderness: The Nomad Series, Vol. 4 Song: Angels in the Wilderness Mind Spiders Artist: Mind Spiders Album: Meltdown Song: You Are Dead

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