New Music Tuesday: Mates Of State, Pernice Brothers, Cowboy Junkies, Foals And More

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To celebrate today’s crop of releases, here are new mp3s from Cowboy Junkies, Foals, Mates Of State, Pernice Brothers, Punch Brothers, Rasputina and Venice Is Sinking. Plus check out our 2006 Mates Of State feature, our new Venice Is Sinking mix tape and, in honor of the reissue of the Dream Syndicate‘s landmark Medicine Show, our 2001 Q&A with Steve Wynn, conducted by novelist George Pelecanos, as well as our overview of the Dream Syndicate and its fellow Paisley Underground bands. And vote for your favorite of today’s new releases.

New Music Tuesday: Against Me!, Nada Surf, Teenage Fanclub, Deer Tick, Rooney, Casiokids And More

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To celebrate today’s crop of releases, here are new mp3s from Ariel Pink’s Haunted GraffitiÓlafur ArnaldsBlitzen TrapperCasiokidsDeer Tick, the DigKaiser CartelNada SurfRatatatRooney and Teenage Fanclub. Plus check out our 2008 Against Me! cover story by Ben Lee, our 2005 Nada Surf feature, Devendra Banhart writing about Here We Go Magic and D.O.A.‘s five-part article that frontman Joe Keithly wrote for MAGNET about his band’s groundbreaking 2008 tour of China. And vote for your favorite of today’s new releases.