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New Music Friday: Oct. 9

All Songs Considered

Society & Culture

NPR Music's shortlist of the best new albums out this week includes the soaring synth-pop of Future Islands, the country duo Brothers Osborne, remixed classics from John Lennon and more.Featured Albums:1. Future Islands — As Long As You AreFeatured Song: "Waking"2. Carla Bruni — Carla BruniFeatured Song: "Partir dans la nuit"3. The Budos Band — Long in the ToothFeatured Song: "Long in the Tooth" 4. Machinedrum — A View Of UFeatured Song: "Wait For U"5. Brothers Osborne — SkeletonsFeatured Song: "Lighten Up"6. METZ — Atlas VendingFeatured Song: "Pulse"7. John Lennon — Gimme Some TruthFeatured Song: "Angela" 8. Laraaji — Moon PianoFeatured Song: "Stillness"9. The Goodbye Party — Beautiful MotorsFeatured Song: "Unlucky Stars"10. Mary Lattimore — Silver LaddersFeatured Song: "Silver Ladders"Other notable releases for Oct. 9: Cut Worms — Nobody Lives Here Anymore; JEEN — JEEN; Kronos Quartet — Long Time Passing; Loudon Wainwright III — I'd Rather Lead A Band; Ron Miles — Rainbow Sign; Touche Amore — Lament; Travis — 10 Songs; Yo La Tengo — Sleepless Night (ep).


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