Bird-Brains - Tune-Yards
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  1. For You
  2. Sunlight
  3. Lions
  4. Hatari
  5. News
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  1. For You
  2. Sunlight
  3. Lions
  4. Hatari
  5. News
  6. Jamaican
  7. Jumping Jack
  8. Little Tiger
  9. Safety
  10. Fiya
  11. Synonynonym
  12. Want Me To
  13. Real Live Flesh
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Though tUnE-yArDs' debut album Bird-Brains was eventually released by the famed indie label 4AD, it began as truly independent music. Merrill Garbus (also of Sister Suvi) recorded the album at home with a digital voice recorder and shareware recording software, patching together artfully messy beats, ukulele, field recordings, and her surprisingly rich, almost androgynous voice into songs with folk purity and the boldness of mash-ups. Despite -- or more likely, because of -- the pared-down instrumentation, Bird-Brains is ...

Bird-Brains 2009, 4AD

UPC: 652637292824

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