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A grower not a shower, this one. The chorus has a weird whiff of ‘Blame It On The Boogie’ about it and the end’s a bit Metronomy (always a good…

There can’t be many songs these days written from the perspective of a tumour that’s outlived its human host. ‘Henrietta’, the most beautiful moment on Brooklyn trio Yeasayer’s third album,…

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Yeasayer. Of the ‘Ambling Alp’ PARTY HIT. Yeasayer. Of the bongo drum hippy freak show ‘Sunrise’. Yeasayer, now of the Gold Panda-ey pop ballad with BAAAASS, some little moments inside…

It’s fun, nay, fundamental for music fans and critics to consolidate how they think of bands by lumping them together, then tying them up with a bow in the form…

Following the charge led by [a]Animal Collective[/a] and [a]Grizzly Bear[/a] last year, the waiting room marked ‘Candidates for 2010 New Weird America Great Crossover Potential’ is already heaving. In there…

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Yeasayer have rubbed just as many people up the wrong way as they have the right since arriving in 2007. Even tonight, supporting mystic pal Bat For Lashes, it’s easy…

Vampire Weekend, The Wombats, Joe Lean & The Jing Jang Jong, Crystal Castles, Santogold, The Ting Tings (celebrating a Number One single, no less); The Rascals, These New Puritans, Friendly…

Earth circa-2007 is a small place, a fact especially evident in a music world where the likes of MIA, Santogold, Albarn, Klaxons and now Yeasayer think nothing of pilfering sound…

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