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Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Beach House, “Myth”
  • The Whitest Boy Alive, “1517”
  • Bonobo, “Recurring”
  • Elvis Costello, “Cinco Minutos Con Vos”
  • Spoon, “I Turn My Camera On”
  • Alabama Shakes, “Hold On”
  • Claremont Trio, “Cafe’ Music”
  • Garage a Trois, “Dugout”
  • Iron and Wine, “Lovesong of the Buzzard”
  • Laura Veirs, “America”
  • Phoenix, “Love Is Like a Sunset”
  • Page McConnell, “Heavy Rotation”
  • Vitamin String Quartet, “Money”
  • Bonobo, “Kong”
  • Miles Davis, “Pinocchio”
  • Sam Cushion, “One Choice”


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