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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: GOON - "Gay Rage"

Some fine indie rock from L.A. band GOON leads the way this week. Also making debuts on the show, Conner Youngblood, Alice Glass, Ali Barter, and more.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Roosevelt - "Under the Sun"

Roosevelt's latest smooth jam pairs perfectly with warm summer evenings, something that we just happen to be experiencing as we debut the lead track from his forthcoming second album.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Wild Nothing - "Letting Go"

Click for Wild Nothing, stick around for Gang of Youths, Hatchie, ODESZA/TYCHO, MorMor, Spiritualized, and tons more.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Snail Mail - "Heat Wave"

"Heat Wave" from Snail Mail is the tip of the iceberg. Need some new jams to freshen up your personal rotation? We have them for you.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Interpol - "The Rover"

Interpol is back and "The Rover" leads the pack of 25 this week. 25 of the latest and greatest tracks in the known universe, assembled in an easy-to-navigate list for your listening enjoyment.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Forth Wanderers - "Not For Me"

26 brand-new ones for you to spend approximately one hour and thirty-eight minutes with. Or, five minutes, ten minutes, whatever you can spare, you're sure to find a few delights in this week's new music picks.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Iceage - "The day the music dies"

Iceage is about ready to take over the (indie) world with the realease of Beyondless on May 4.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Kamasi Washington - "Fists of Fury"

Got jazz? Kamasi Washington does. Got punk? IDLES do. Got a Lorde track remixed by El-P? We do. We also have a lot more than that waiting for you right here...
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Preoccupations - "Disarray"

Preoccupations are the band that snagged headline honors this week, but we also have new jams from Moby, Twin Peaks, Black Moth Super Rainbow, Beach House, Car Seat Headrest, and a bunch more.
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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Hot Snakes - "Death Camp Fantasy"

Hot Snakes are back with their first album in 14 years and they lead the way this week, followed closely behind by new scorchers from Teenage Wrist, Nilüfer Yanya, Beach House, Car Seat Headrest and tons more.
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