A hundred miles off is closer than you think
The Walkmen: Louisiana (yousendit link)
There are some great mariachi horns on this song that give it a laid back, beachy vibe; you can almost smell the suntan lotion. And as we learned from "Ring of Fire," a mariachi band makes everything better.
Don't forget to check out the latest darlings rocking my iPod: The Envy Corps. After listening to "Rhinemaidens," I ordered their EP I Will Write You Love Letters If You Tell Me To. I have to say it was one of the best $8 investment I have made in a while.
The Envy Corps: Rhinemaidens
Download some tracks, stream more songs at their myspace page, be their friends, and buy the album. Then I promise I will stop harassing you.
Have you heard of the Brooklyn band Tigercity? This four-piece has a bass-y pop sound that will get your feet moving. And I have to admit that I brushed my teeth while bouncing around to "Timecard." Minty fresh and booty inspired.
Tigercity: Are You Sensation