While August vacations are being taken on both sides of the Atlantic, the music biz is preparing their Autumn releases. As a result, we benefit by getting the first taste of long awaited efforts from M83, NEON INDIAN, ST. VINCENT and GIRLS. Austin is well represented by LOVE INKS, PURE X, and UME. Hear those and more on this week’s all-new edition of all-new music on The Big Beat.
FRIGHTENED RABBIT "Scottish Winds" (self), from A Frightened Rabbit EP
NEON INDIAN "Fallout" (Static Tongues), from Era Extraña
M83 "Midnight City" (Mute), from Hurry Up, We're Dreaming (via Listen Before You Buy)
FRANK OCEAN "Thinking About You" (self), tbd (via Earmilk)
GIRLS "Vomit" (True Panther), from Father, Son, Holy Ghost (via Pitchfork)
THE HORRORS "Moving Further Away" (XL/Beggars), from Skying (via Chromewaves)
UME "Captive" (Modern Outsider), from Phantoms (via We All Want Someone To Shout For)
LOVE INKS "Wave Goodbye" (City Slang), from E.S.P. (via Pasta Primavera)
PALLERS "Come Rain, Come Sunshine" (Labrador), from The Sea Of Memories
ELEANOR FRIEDBERGER "Roosevelt Island" (Merge), from Last Summer
Eleanor Friedberger - Roosevelt Island from Merge Records on Vimeo.
PURE X "Voices" (Acéphale), from Pleasure (via Nasty Panda)
ST. VINCENT "Surgeon" (4AD / Beggars), from Strange Mercy (via Citizen Dick)