The Barometer: Jukebox the Ghost; Liars; The XX; Owen Pallett; Flying Lotus; Bob Dylan
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Jukebox the Ghost Good Day
From the Washington band's forthcoming album, "Good Day" track purveys classic ebony-and-ivory pop, flavoured with quirky lyrics and inventive songwriting.
Liars Proud Evolution
The centrepiece of the art-rocker's new LP, "Sisterworld", is shimmering, menacing and brilliant.
The XX Islands (Delorean Remix)
Barcelona's Delorean give London's the XX a hazy reboot with waves of synth on a remix of "Islands".
Owen Pallett Lewis Takes Off His Shirt
Pure magic: the stand-out track from Heartland, the sparkling new LP by violin experimentalist Owen Pallett (formely Final Fantasty).
Flying Lotus Quakes
More glitchy beats from the high-flying LA producer.
Bob Dylan The Times They Are a-Changing
With Barack Obama looking on, Bob performed a stirring, piano-backed rendition of his civil-rights era classic at the White House this week.
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Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Game of Thrones author George RR Martin says 'f*** you' to fans who fear he will die before finishing Westeros saga
- 2 Loom bands: Bids for dress made from colourful rubber reach almost £154,000 on eBay
- 3 PornHub begs users to stop uploading video clips of Brazil getting beaten 7-1
- 4 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 5 L'Oreal cuts ties with Belgium supporter Axelle Despiegelaere after hunting trip photographs
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