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Stream Chastity Belt's new album I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone

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Starting today, you can head over to NPR Music for a First Listen of Chastity Belt’s highly-anticipated new album, I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone.  I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone is out Friday, June 2nd on LP, CD, digital, and cassette and includes three bonus tracks. The band also announced a mid-summer West Coast tou...

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Stream La Luz's Weirdo Shrine via NPR Music

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Starting today, you can enjoy all eleven tracks off of Weirdo Shrine, the second album from Seattle “surf noir” outfit La Luz, via NPR Music’s exclusive First Listen album stream. Recorded earlier this year with producer/engineer Ty Segall in a San Dimas surf shop-cum-studio (where else?), Weirdo Shrine finds La Luz’s sound at its most saturated...

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