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Week that Was (8-16-12 to 8-22-12)

The new music posts won’t stop the Week that Was! Chicago, you can breathe again! Hometown vocalist/rapper the GTW, submitted this track last Monday, and now leads us off this week with the lo-fi lounge track entitled “Cravings.” Check the rest of the tracks out after the jump and let us know what you think! Enjoy!

The GTW & Bengfang – Cravings

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Florence + the Machine’s “Ceremonials” Worthy of Praise

Florence and the Machine have a presence and magnetism incomparable to many bands. I saw the band at Summerfest this past summer and watched as the lead vocalist, Florence Welch, twirled around the main stage, the audience’s eyes glued to her presence, hypnotized by her sound.

The charismatic nature of Florence and the Machine extends through the band’s sophomore album Ceremonials, producing a more full and powerful sound than its predecessor Lungs. A medley of instruments provide a perfect backdrop for the impressive vocal range of lead singer Florence Welch, packaging the Florence and the Machine sound into an incredibly satisfying listening experience.

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