Max Richter
“Infra 4”

Max Richter’s fifth album, Infra, is due July 20 on FatCat. The music was written for piano, electronics, string quintet, and you.

• Max Richter: http://www.maxrichter.com
• FatCat: http://fat-cat.co.uk

Animal Collective

“Guys Eyes”

Check it out, dude: a new AC porn. (via GvsB)

• Animal Collective: http://www.myanimalhome.net
• Domino: http://www.dominorecordco.com

These United States

“The Great Rivers”

These United States are releasing a new album, What Lasts, on July 20, their follow-up to Achtung Baby.

• These United States: http://www.theseunitedstates.net

Versus

“Invincible Hero”

Versus are back with a new album, On the Ones and Threes, scheduled for an August 3 on… MERGE!! YAY!!!

• Versus: http://www.myspace.com/versusnyc
• Merge: http://www.mergerecords.com

Tennis

“Marathon”

Who needs the World Cup when we have Tennis? The band, that is. This track, “Marathon,” will be included on a 7-inch, set for a summer release on Underwater Peoples.

• Tennis: http://www.myspace.com/tennisinc
• Underwater Peoples: http://underwaterpeoples.blogspot.com

Miss TK & The Revenge

“Beach Master”

Miss TK & The Revenge premiered this track, “Beach Master,” via AOL’s Spinner.com, not Tiny Mix Tapes. :(

• Miss TK & The Revenge: http://www.myspace.com/misstk
• Ernest Jenning: http://www.ernestjenning.com

  

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