"Get Free"

Dirty Projectors' Amber Coffman voices this dubby jam from Diplo's reggae project – a politicized lovers' rock ballad evoking post-Katrina New Orleans. "Never got love from a government man/Headin' downstream till the levee gives in," she coos. "Now we gotta swim." True, that.

Listen to Major Lazer's "Get Free":

Photos: Random Notes

From The Archives Issue 1156: May 10, 2012