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Daft Punk's Tron Soundtrack
Finally, long-awaited tracks from Daft Punk's contribution to the Tron: Legacy soundtrack have been let loose on the internet. The tracks are streaming on the official site.
The Walkmen are Stranded
A band with a fervent but small following, though this may change if Stranded, the gorgeous first brass-assisted single from their forthcoming sixth album Lisbon has anything to do with it.
Not much is known about Guards save for that their brand of 70s-inspired psychedelic rock music is available for free download and features fellow blog-buzzers Cults and Chairlift on guest vocals. Oh, and it's really, really good.
Will Wiesenfeld is a producer from Los Angeles steeped in the Brainfeeder electronic scene that spawned Flying Lotus and Daedelus. His album Cerulean has been amassing blog love recently.