Baby D's Bagels
$20 Worth of Food and Drink for Only $10
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Amok

Atoms For Peace
ATO
It seems like Thom Yorke is a pretty polarizing personality in music.
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Sounds for an Old Soul

Gabe Close
SELF-RELEASED
For many people, the music they discover as teens stays with them throughout life, continuing to inform and reinforce their taste and musical decision-making.
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The Marriage of True Minds

Matmos
THRILL JOCKEY
Matmos continue their storied tradition of genre-bending experimentation with The Marriage of True Minds, which again finds the pair working around a unified theme: telepathy.
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Odessa

Discount Guns
SELF-RELEASED
Frequently sounding like they’re in a hurry to beat back the other revival-rock bands in the region, Discount Guns can be credited with doing a fine job of breathing new life into not-unfamiliar
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What the Brothers Sang

Dawn McCarthy & Bonnie “Prince” Billy
DRAG CITY
Here’s title No. 161 for the BPB completist to add to his library.
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Fourth Corner

Trixie Whitley
STRONG BLOOD
The daughter of blues-and-more guitarist Chris Whitley held her own as singer/keyboardist for the Daniel Lanois-led ensemble Black Dub.
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Mercurial Balm

Food
ECM
Thomas Strønen (drums) and Iain Ballamy (saxophones) are the primary chefs whose offerings may bring to mind the brownies made famous by Alice B. Toklas.
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Dark Party

D. Watusi
NASHVILLE’S DEAD
What we have here is a spotless portrayal of constant screwball vocals (not unlike a mixture of David Johansen and early Red Cross) that time-travel to the iridescent days of yore.
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General Dome

Buke and Gase
BRASSLAND
Buke and Gase have set the bar impossibly high for 2013 indie rock.
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No Beginning No End

Jose James
BLUE NOTE
I’ll be damned if this isn’t in my top five 335 days from now. The jazzy singer from Minneapolis finally gets a proper U.S.