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Hear Real Estate perform Crime on The Loft, talk about their own ‘legal issues’

New Jersey indie-rock outfit Real Estate have reached new levels of wistfulness on their third studio album, Atlas, but, as they prove in their new live performance for The Loft, they’re not so dragged down by sad bastard nostalgia that … Continued

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SXSW Day 2 Recap: Cloud Nothings talks Wavves collab, Steve Aoki causes mass hysteria + more

Day two of SXSW has come and gone, and we’re feeling exhilarated, overwhelmed, full of Tex-Mex, and frankly a little out of breath. (People do a lot of walking in Austin.) Anyway. If you’ve been following along in your prayer … Continued

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SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (3/10/14)

In this week’s Download 15 countdown, indie rockers Real Estate makes the number one spot with Crime. Last week’s reigning champ St. Vincent gets knocked down to number two with Digital Witness, and Beck follows suit at number three with … Continued

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Real Estate turns George Harrison’s Behind That Locked Door into indie-pop paradise on SiriusXMU

How legendary is George Harrison’s 1970 single Behind That Locked Door? Let’s review: 1) It’s originally from Harrison’s third studio album, All Things Must Pass, 2) Harrison wrote it about Bob Dylan — or, more specifically, about Dylan’s elusive reputation, … Continued

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SiriusXM U: Download 15 Countdown (1/18/14)

This week’s SiriusXM U Download 15 features Phantogram’s Nothing But Trouble at number 3, and Cinnamon and Lesbians by Stephen Malkmus at number 2. Taking the top spot in this weeks Download 15 is Real Estate with their first single Talking … Continued