Electronic Edition: Burial, The 2 Bears, VCMG, And More
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This week on All Songs Considered: The first album from an enigmatic Spanish producer, a Hot Chip side project, remixed South African dance music and a new project from members of Depeche Mode.

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Electronic Edition: Burial, The 2 Bears, VCMG, And More
This week: An enigmatic producers' debut, a Hot Chip side project, and remixed African dance music.

NPR's Sami Yenigun and Otis Hart are back to talk beats, loops, drops and more with Bob Boilen. The latest Electronic Edition of All Songs Considered includes cuts from the new Grimes album, a surprise EP from Burial, a Burnt Friedman remix of South African dance music and premieres from Claude Von Stroke, Nina Kraviz and VCMG — a collaboration from two former members of Depeche Mode.

Also on the show: Hot Chip's Joe Goddard emerges with the side project The 2 Bears and the mysterious Spanish producer John Talabot unveils his first proper album. Plus, Sami and Otis discuss the homegrown sounds coming out of San Francisco and explain the logic behind limited-edition releases. [Copyright 2012 National Public Radio]

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