You may have read last week that David Byrne and St. Vincent have followed up their excellent Love This Giant album from last year with a new EP entitled Brass Tactics. Apart from the fact that it contains a previously unreleased track, the most notable thing about the EP is that they’re giving it away for free, making it the latest addition to an ever-increasing volume of music that you can download — legally! — for free right now. There’s so much, in fact, that it’s kind of overwhelming. Here’s a selection of 20 records that Flavorwire recommends you add to your collection right now.
David Byrne and St. Vincent — Brass Tactics
So, let’s start at the beginning: this EP from David Byrne and St. Vincent, which as per their website comprises “one song that didn’t make it on the record, a couple of energized remixes of some of the album tunes and two live tracks of the sort of more familiar material we do in the set.”