Wednesday, July 21, 2010

10 to Spin | Harper Blynn

The boys who make up the New York City band, Harper Blynn, truly represent the melting pot that is the greatest city on earth. For our second installment of 10 to Spin, the band's summer playlist does the same, melding genres, jumping decades, and crossing borders. From quirky Mexican lounge music to of-the-moment indie rock, Harper Blynn's definitely got a good read on what summer sounds like.

In turn, thousands of devotees love what they hear from Harper Blynn. In fact, the band was named one of Paste's ten best discoveries at the 2009 CMJ Music Marathon. Currently on tour, Harper Blynn makes a stop at The Old Rock House in Saint Louis on July 30th with Greg Laswell and Cary Brothers. Get your tickets here, or see if the band's coming to your town.

Watch the band play "This Is It" live at Williamsburg Music Hall:

Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World

Animal Collective - Summertime Clothes

Rufus Wainwright - April Fools

Beach House - Walk in the Park

Esquivel! - Mucha Muchacha

David Bowie - Modern Love

Gillian Welch - Look at Miss Ohio

David Byrne and Brian Eno - Life Is Long

Caetano Veloso - O LeĆ£ozinho

Paul Simon - The Obvious Child

1 comment:

  1. I love this feature. And this is another great 10 songs. Rock.