27 Best Albums You Didn't Hear in 2013

The best of what flew under the mainstream radar

Mutual Benefit, 'Love's Crushing Diamond'
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Mutual Benefit, 'Love's Crushing Diamond'

The finely wrought debut from Brooklyn songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jordan Lee works a fragile indie-folk intimacy that will remind many of Sufjan Stevens and Bon Iver – especially in its lush yet spare orchestral intimacy. Nature-loving songs like 'Advanced Falconry" and "Strong Swimmer" will make your next walk in the woods an especially tranquil experience.  

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