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April Spotify Playlist of the Month

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Another 50 song playlist comin’ at ya this month featuring plenty of new music to be excited about from Har Mar Superstar, Peter Bjorn and John, Deep Sea Diver, You Won’t, Soft Fangs, Great Caesar, and many many more. Check out all those artists and more on the full playlist below and remember to subscribe for new tunes every month.

Newport Folk Festival Spotlight: Ray LaMontagne

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Between now and July the M&T crew will be taking a close look at the lineup for this year’s Newport Folk Festival through a series of NFF Spotlight posts. Being the first artist announced for this year’s festival, we thought Ray LaMontage would be the obvious choice to kick off this year’s Spotlight series. The New England native recently released Ouroboros, the tremendous follow-up to 2014’s Supernova. Though LaMontagne is known for being very solitary in his creative process, he enlisted the help of none …

Newport Folk Festival 2016 Lineup Predictions

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The best weekend of the year is still 4+ months away, but that won’t stop us here at M&T to speculate on who will be joining what is sure to be an incredible lineup at this year’s Newport Folk Festival. The rolling lineup announcements have begun with some stellar acts already confirmed like Norah Jones, Glen Hansard, Fruit Bats, The Staves, Father John Misty, and Ray LaMontagne (accompanied by My Morning Jacket minus Jim James), among others. Who else will …

March Spotify Playlist of the Month

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Did a lot of incredible music come out in the last month or is that just us? This month we’ve got a whopping 50 new tracks to share with all of you from newcomers like Kavoossi, Pinegrove, and Big Thief to indie vets like Frightened Rabbit, Bloc Party, Dr. Dog and everything in between. Check out all those artists and more on the full playlist below and remember to subscribe for new tunes every month.

February Spotify Playlist of the Month

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Another day another dollar, another month another playlist. And so the world goes. This month our playlist selections range from the raucous guitar riffs of White Denim to the effortlessly flowing verses of Anderson Paak with a little bit of everything (including Bowie) sprinkled in between. Check out all those artists and more on the full playlist below and remember to subscribe for new tunes every month.

January Spotify Playlist of the Month

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The holidays are over, all of the best-of-2015 lists are out, the fireworks have been shot off, and the doors have shut on another year. 2015 you were great, but it’s time to dive into 2016. Our first playlist of the new year features new tunes from New York natives Frankie Cosmos and Adrian Daniel along with M&T favorites like Saintseneca, Miike Snow, and more. Check out all those artists and more on the full playlist below and remember to subscribe …

M&T Best of 2015

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That’s it folks, 2015 is a wrap. We’re off to Brooklyn Bowl to catch our old pals Deer Tick tonight, but before we go we’ll leave you with a few quick links to check out all of our favorites from the year that was. Thanks for a 2015 filled to the brim with music, see you on the other side. Top 10 EPs of 2015 Top 50 Songs of 2015 Top 40 Albums of 2015

M&T Best Albums of 2015

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We’ve compiled our 40 favorite albums from 2015 and you can check out the full list below and take a listen to each album via Spotify. We’re such nice people that we also put together a playlist featuring one song from each album, which you can check out on Spotify by clicking the link below. See you all in 2016 for more good jams and good times. Full Spotify Playlist 40. EL VY- Return To The Moon 39. Amason- Sky City …

M&T Best Songs of 2015

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To say 2015 was an incredible year for music would be an understatement. That means sifting and sorting through hundreds of tracks to choose the “best” songs from the year was quite the tall task. In the end we settled on 50 tracks, though we easily could have created a list double or triple that size with tunes that were just as good as those included below. Take a look at the full list and make sure to subscribe to …

M&T Best EPs of 2015

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2015 is nearly over, but we’ve still got a few more days to share our favorites from the year that was. This year we’re kicking things off with our favorite EPs from the last 12 months. Some may argue that EPs should be lumped in with albums when it comes to end-of-year lists, but we like to do things the logical way here at M&T so we’ll be comparing apples to apples and keeping the oranges separate. Check out the …