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alt-country

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Radiohead declares it's done with recording albums

The band is done with albums, but this may simply be another creative stroke of genius that helps the company sell more of its value elsewhere.

By August 13, 2009

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James Jackson Toth, 'Doreen': Free MP3 of the Day

Appealing evocations on the Tennesseean's debut are alt-country types like Gary Louris or Tom Heyman. Download a free MP3 of "Doreen" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By July 16, 2008

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Damien Jurado, 'Gillian Was A Horse': Free MP3 of the Day

From its aching alt-country melodies to its American-summer lyrics, "Caught in the Trees" can recall Jeff Tweedy. Download a free MP3 of "Gillian Was A Horse" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By July 3, 2008

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Jessie Baylin, 'Was I On Your Mind': Free MP3 of the Day

Download a free MP3 of "Was I On Your Mind" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By June 30, 2008

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Chromeo, Oakley Hall, 'House M.D.' soundtrack

For their picks this week, the Download Music crew gives the lowdown on new albums from electro-clash group Chromeo and indie/alt-country band Oakley Hall, plus a new 'House M.D.' soundtrack featuring songs by Elvis Costello, Lucinda Williams, Massive Attack, and more.

May 21, 2008

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Alejandro Escovedo, 'Always a Friend': Free MP3 of the Day

Alejandro charges full out of the gate on his latest autobiographical powerhouse, "Real Animal." Prepare to be knocked out. Download a free MP3 of "Always a Friend" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By June 24, 2008

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Ghostface, Justice, Kelly Willis

Crossfade TV this week highlights hip-hop star Ghostface Killah, alt-country queen Kelly Willis, and French DJ duo Justice (the group that one-upped Kanye West at this year's MTV Europe Music Awards).

May 21, 2008

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Crystal Castles, Devin the Dude, Mark Pickerel

Electro-pop duo Crystal Castles, Houston rapper Devin the Dude, and alt-country songwriter Mark Pickerel are the featured artists this week on Crossfade TV.

April 5, 2008

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MusicIP plug-in deejays your iTunes

Review of music recommendation engine MusicIP's beta iTunes plug-in.

By March 17, 2008

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Dwight Yoakam, "Just Passin' Time": Free MP3 of the Day

Bakersfield's heyday is long gone, but the town's honky-tonk spirit lives on in the music of Dwight Yoakam. Download a free MP3 of "Just Passin' Time" courtesy of CNET Download Music.

By February 20, 2008