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Now Playing – what’s on the OTR jukebox this week

The essential tunes on the OTR jukebox this week. Please feel free to add your own selections below. WU LYF “L Y F” (Lyf) On the basis of this appetiser, the mysterious Manchester combo’s “Go Tell Fire to the Mountain” …

Fri, Apr 8, 2011, 09:00

   

The essential tunes on the OTR jukebox this week. Please feel free to add your own selections below.

WU LYF “L Y F” (Lyf)

On the basis of this appetiser, the mysterious Manchester combo’s “Go Tell Fire to the Mountain” debut will be chockablock with compelling, swaggering heavy pop.

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Lia Ices “Grown Unknown” (Jagjaguwar)

Title track from the Brooklyn singer and pianist’s second album of orchestral pop. Album also features “Daphne”, a collabortion with Justin “Bon Iver” Vernon. Download both tunes here.

Bibio “K Is For Kelson” (Warp)

A tune with a mighty summer groove from Stephen Wilkinson’s new album “Mind Bokek”. Catch him at Dublin’s Button Factory tonight.

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The Bullits/Lucy Liu/Jay Electronica “Close Your Eyes” (Outfit)

Gorilliaz collaborator Jeymes Samuel is joined by actress Lucy Liu and new-school hip-hop kingpin Jay Electronica for this ace pop smasher.

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John Legend “Rolling In the Deep” (White)

Deep gospel fever as John Legend takes Adele’s boom tune to church.

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