Track of the Day..."Forever" from Haim

from Forever EP
National Anthem (2012)

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L.A.'s folk-pop quartet Haim (the three Haim sisters and friend and drummer Dash Hunter) have been picking up steam since their SXSW shows earlier this year. This guilty pleasure title track from their debut Forever EP is a summery mix of easy harmonies, cowbells, funk guitars and cymbals.

You can check out their video for “Forever” directed by Austin Peters.

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Track of the Day..."Endless Flowers" from Crocodiles

“Endless Flowers”
from Endless Flowers
Frenchkiss Recods / Souterrain Transmissions (2012)

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Endless Flowers is the third LP from San Diego’s Crocodiles, seeing Brandon Welchez and Charles Rowell joined by Robin Eisenberg, Marco Gonzalez and Anna Schulte.  The band continues their mixing of rock noise, melodies and distortion, and the title track is no exception.

video for the track is a psychedelic teen dream directed by Pete Dee.

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