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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Music From The Show

Arms of Tripoli, “Dream in Tongues”
David Gray, “Gulls”
Bonobo, “Recurring”
David Gray, “You’re The World To Me”
Tortoise, “Restless Water”
The Watermark High, “Maybe Tomorrow Everything Will Be Ok”
David Gray, “Alibi”

Ben Jordan, “Leaving Earth”
Animal Collective, “The New Town Burnout”
The Mermen, “With No Definitive Future and No Purpose”
Folk Implosion, “Insinuation”
The Real Tuesday, “Last Words”
Fugazi, “The Argument”
Pacific Air, “Move”
The XX, “Intro”
Atlas Sound, “Te Amo”
Debruit, “Nigeria What?”


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