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An Orchistrations Overture
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The Dark Is Singing Songs (Sleepy Time Down South)
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Song For Oceans Falling
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Saw Pingpong And Orchestra
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Kolyada #2

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Though the Music Tapes are seen primarily as a spinoff from the Elephant 6 music collective, which includes bands like Neutral Milk Hotel, the Olivia Tremor Control, and the Apples in Stereo, they began as the brainchild of Julian Koster. As a 16-year-old, Koster conceived of his early recordings, like the "Silly Putty Symphony" as a surreal soundworld to escape into and share with friends. This motivation also fueled Koster's band at the time, Chocolate U.S.A., which eventually... Read more

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