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Big K.R.I.T. “Return of 4eva” (Cinematic Music Group) Deep, emotive, intense cuts on the latest mix-tape from the Mississippi rapper and producer show he’s the real deal. PJ Harvey “Let England Shake” (Island) She was superb at Primavera in Barcelona …

Fri, Jun 3, 2011, 09:00

   

Big K.R.I.T. “Return of 4eva” (Cinematic Music Group)

Deep, emotive, intense cuts on the latest mix-tape from the Mississippi rapper and producer show he’s the real deal.

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PJ Harvey “Let England Shake” (Island)

She was superb at Primavera in Barcelona last week with a set which focused on this record’s startling songs of war and decay.

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Cashier No. 9 “To the Death of Fun” (Bella Union)

From Belfast, Cashier No. 9’s David Holmes-produced debut jingles and jangles wonderfully.

Deadboy “Wish U Were Here” (Numbers)

Lead track from Deadboy’s new EP swoops and swoons with masterly intent.

Andy Irvine and Paul Brady “Andy Irvine & Paul Brady” (Mulligan)

The duo’s 1976 record still sounds fresh and magical. They play Dublin’s Vicar Street on November 11.

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