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  • 'Night Faces' by Jessica Pratt - Free MP3

    November 20, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: Jessica PrattSong: "Night Faces"Album: Jessica Pratt "This song was written while I was temporarily consumed by a Bee Gees infatuation. I guess in a weird way some of the melody is a twisted version of their harmonies that got tweaked in my brain. Just warm, glittery pop stuff," Jessica Pratt tells Rolling Stone.  | More »

  • 'Love To Get Used' by Matt Pond - Free MP3

    November 19, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: Matt PondSong: "Love To Get Used"Album: The Lives Inside the Lines In Your Hand "'Love To Get Used' was the first song that I wrote for my new album and is about retracing past lives and lineages in order to come up with the idea that absolute emptiness is the only answer," Matt Pond tells Rolling Stone. "The song specifically references the explorer side of my family. An endless loop of pride and regret, battling through a history of late nights."  | More »

  • 'You Can't Save 'Em All' by Big Harp - Free MP3

    November 16, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: Big HarpSong: "You Can't Save Them All"Album: Chain Letters "Not all problems are solvable, and not all tragedies are avoidable. Most of us are perfectly content to float around in our little bubbles until they burst, and even apparently selfless crusaders often seem motivated by their own egos as much as anything else," Big Harp's Chris Senseney tells Rolling Stone. "Events transpire and woods catch fire, and for every ship righted another sinks from neglect. Don't le...  | More »

  • 'Loyalty' by Kate Earl - Free MP3

    November 15, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: Kate EarlSong: "Loyalty"Album: Stronger "Miike Snow frontman, Andrew Wyatt, wrote the 'Stand By Me' of canyon rock and I'm a lucky girl to be the one to belt it. I was so moved during the demo vocal that we kept that take," Kate Earl tells Rolling Stone.    | More »

  • 'We Come Running (RAC Mix) by Youngblood Hawke - Free MP3

    November 14, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: Youngblood HawkeSong: "We Come Running" (RAC Mix)Album: We Come Running Remix EP "'We Come Running' is a song about facing and conquering your fears.  It's a reminder to always follow your passion, even if it's seems, at times, impossible. It started as an internal message to the rest of the band and grew into something much larger and universal," Youngblood Hawke's Sam Martin tells Rolling Stone. "The song was written in the early stages of the band whe...  | More »

  • 'Hold Out' by Caught a Ghost - Free MP3

    November 13, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: Caught a GhostSong: "Hold Out"Album: Nightworks EP "The song 'Hold Out' began as a purely electronic track for a friend's film that didn't end up getting used. I wrote it really quickly and didn't realize that I was subconsciously channeling a lot of things I was going through in my relationship at the time," Caught a Ghost's Jesse Nolan tells Rolling Stone. "The lyrics deal with getting someone to open up to you after you have been relentlessly pursuing...  | More »

  • 'I Am Following The Sound' by Spirit Family Reunion - Free MP3

    November 12, 2012 11:30 AM ET
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    Artist: Spirit Family ReunionSong: "I Am Following The Sound"Album: No Separation "We're singing about chasing after something- a sunset, a good feeling, some kind of sound... 'when the girls are doing dances, I don't need no second chances', that about sums it up," Spirit Family Reunion's Nick Panken tells Rolling Stone.  | More »

  • 'Waking World' by El Sportivo and the Blooz - Free MP3

    November 9, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: El Sportivo and the Blooz Song: "Waking World" Album: Nights and Weekends "'Waking World' was the last song I wrote for the album," frontman El Sportivo tells Rolling Stone. "It was one that came really quickly. The lyric is really just about a daydream I had of visiting an old girlfriend and trying to recapture something long gone."  | More »

  • 'Mississippi' by Jah Wobble and Keith Levene - Free MP3

    November 8, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: Jah Wobble and Keith LeveneSong: "Mississippi"Album: Yin & Yang "The gospel flavored organ, coupled with Keith's country style guitar, conspired to make me feel, that I wasn't in a basement studio, in rain drenched London, as I wrote the words. No, I was in Mississippi. With my soft top down. Such is the power of music," Jah Wobble tells Rolling Stone.  | More »

  • 'I Love the Way You Seal a Deal' by Santah - Free MP3

    November 7, 2012 8:00 AM ET
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    Artist: SantahSong: "I Love the Way You Seal a Deal" Album: You're Still a Lover EP "I was pretty disoriented with my own love life, so I wrote this song to play out a fantasy and to fiercely commit to whatever that was and whatever that entailed. It's like 'A Whole New World' with a little more thunder and darkness," Santah's lead singer Stan McConnell tells Rolling Stone. "With the fantasy comes the good, the bad, and perhaps even more disillusionment twenty years ...  | More »

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