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Exclusive: Download VHS or Beta's Dance Banger 'Breaking Bones'

Preview the first single from the band's new album 'Diamonds and Death'

July 20, 2011 3:55 PM ET
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Click here to listen to VHS or Beta's "Breaking Bones"

In the time since the release of their album Bring on the Comets in 2007, the two core members of VHS or Beta packed up and moved from Louisville, Kentucky to Brooklyn, New York. The shift in location resulted in a change of direction for their music, which has become even more electronic and dance-oriented than before. Diamonds and Death, the band's third full-length album, reflects their extensive experience as DJs and remixers, with bright synthesizer parts bouncing off of hyper-kinetic live and programmed beats. The album won't hit stores until September 27th, but you can download its vibrant first single "Breaking Bones" for free right now.

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