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mp3: jj – “beautiful life”

New jj, taken from the group's forthcoming jj nº 4: beautiful life / burn 7" single, out in May on Secretly Canadian / Sincerely Yours:"DEAR LOVED ONES
BOSSALINIS AND FOOLIYONES
LEADERS OF THE NEW WORLD
YOU
WHO LIVE THIS BEAUTIFUL LIFE
WE WANT YOU TO MAKE A VIDEO OF
THE LIFE YOU LIVE, LIFE AS Y…
premiere: listen to Nite Jewel’s One Second of Love
As Ramona Gonzalez hinted on preview tracks "She's Always Watching You" and "One Second of Love" (not to mention that gorgeous Stevie Wonder cover), gone are the beloved lo-fi 8-track bedroom recordings that elicited all of those "Debbie Deb on cough…
video premiere: Little Scream – “The Lamb”
Here's a beautifully shadowy short film for "The Lamb," the soaring, otherworldly opening track from Little Scream's The Golden Record. Directed by Shannon Walsh, shot "in the dead of winter 2011 in Montreal" for Parabola Films:
Little Scream's The G…
video: Little Scream –

“The Heron and the Fox”
Little Scream performs a beautifully stark and fragile rendition of "The Heron and the Fox" in the back of a station wagon in the dead of Montreal's bitter winter. Download the original version, which was produced by the Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry and features Aaron…
new jj :: “I Know”
Listen to "I Know," the vinyl-only bonus track from jj's new jj nº 3 LP, out now on Secretly Canadian:
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mp3: new jj | “my way” + “let go”
YOURS0129: "...with money in the bank, nobody to thank, it started with a drank. and a couple of hours later the on the 29th of september they had felt the first breeze coming in from africa, sweet winds of melodies pure and true."Two new songs from Sweden's JJ, one of which ("Let Go&…
secretly canadian signs jj, announces jj nº 3 LP
An abundance of jj news lately: the group has signed with Secretly Canadian, who've just announced the release of their next LP, jj nº 3, on March 9 in the U.S. in conjunction with Sincerely Yours (just in time for SXSW and their tour with the xx)...
mp3 premiere: yeasayer | “ambling alp (memory tapes remix)”

Dayve Hawk -- the tireless and prolific force behind Memory Tapes -- mentioned recently that with the majority of his remixes, he doesn't even bother listening to the original song, and I'm guessing that may be the case here. By focusing on Yeasayer's simple yet empowering "stick up for yoursel…