The Music of 2012: January – June | Part Five

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The January to June series concludes just in time to be two months behind on the rest of the summer. What are you gonna do? Time flies, right? The fifth and final post in this series highlights tunes from seasoned alt-rock vets The Walkmen, lo-fi rock darlings Japandroids, everyone's favorite Russian songstress Regina Spektor, John Waters' chauffeur Here We Go Magic, neo-hippies Ed Sharpe, and Swedish troubadour Tallest Man on Earth.

– The Music Director

Here We Go Magic – "How Do I Know"
A Different Ship (May 8) 

The Walkmen – "Song For Leigh"
Heaven (May 29) 

Regina Spektor – "All the Rowboats"
What We Saw from the Cheap Seats (May 29) 

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros – "Man On Fire"
Here (May 29) 

Japandroids – "Fire's Highway"
Celebration Rock (June 5) 

Tallest Man on Earth – "1904"
There's No Leaving Now (June 12)