Martin Courtney’s “Many Moons” eclipses No. 1 on Most Played Albums

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New to the #1 spot this week, Many Moons is the solo debut from Real Estate front-man Martin Courtney.  See his recent live session for KCRW here, and you can catch him live at The Echo on January 18.  

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Fat Freddy’s Drop
“Bays”

Bays is the fourth studio album from this seven-piece from New Zealand who call their music “hi tek soul”, a combination of reggae, soul and dub.   

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Deerhunter
“Fading Frontier”

Fading Frontier is the seventh album from this American indie rock band from Atlanta. Watch their recent live set for Morning Becomes Eclectic here.

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St Germain
“St Germain”

St Germain is the self titled third album from the French electronic museum Ludovic Navarre.   



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Hermitude
“Dark Night Sweet Light”

Dark Night Sweet Light  is the fifth album from the Australian duo of Luke Dubbard (Luke Dubs) and Angus Stewart (El Gusto).  KCRW recently welcomed them to Sonos Studio LA for a live set which you can watch here.


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Dexter Story
“Wondem”

Wondem is the latest from LA based multi instrumentalist and producer Dexter Story.  The album has influences from Ethiopian music, including the title – “Wondem” translates to “brother” in Amheric, Ethiopia’s native language.  


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Low
“Ones & Sixes”

Ones & Sixes is the latest album from this Duluth, Minnestota based trio.  See their recent live session for Morning Becomes Eclectic here

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Mr Pauer
“Orange”

Orange is the latest from Latin Grammy-nominated producer and re-mixer Toto Gonzalez.  See his recent live set for Morning Becomes Eclectic here.


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Beat Connection
“Product 3”

Product 3 is the latest effort from this Seattle based pop quartet.


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Raury
“All We Need”

All We Need is the debut album from this 19 year-old American artist.  See his recent live set for KCRW here.  




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Squeeze
“Cradle To The Grave”

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Larry Gus
“I Need New Eyes”

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El Vy
“Return To The Moon”

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Unloved
“Guilty Of Love”

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Neon Indian
“VEGA INTL. Night School”

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Korey Dane
“Youngblood”

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Big Grams
“Big Grams”

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Disclosure
“Caracal”

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Bob Moses
“Days Gone By”

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Groove Armada
“Little Black Book”

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Hot Chip
“Why Make Sense”

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Grimes
“Art Angels”

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Fuzz
“II”

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Joon Moon
“Chess”

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Prefuse 73
“Rivington Nao Rio”