New Spoon – "The Underdog"
That’s right, the new Spoon record Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga’s not even out yet – but he stabbing piano of “The Ghost Of You Lingers” [stereogum.com] was the first we heard of the rather excellent album [stereogum.com]. Now the new Jon Brion-produced track “The Underdog” that Spoon is unleashing to the masses, and running with today’s summer song theme, the swaggering happy-core handclapping jam is next. It’s got an intro in six, some Wes Anderson horns, and those sunny “dos” and “ahs” on the … wait, why are we acting like you haven’t heard this yet? Click here [www.stereogum.com] to check it out.
The new album Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga [search.insound.com] is out 7/10 on Merge.
More songs are streaming at gagagagaga.net [www.mergerecords.com], with an additional tune being added every day. On 6/15, you can stream the whole album.