Indie Christmas in the Spring 2012 Playlist

The time has come for a new playlist.

There are few blog posts I prepare and write that give me more pure enjoyment than when I have a new playlist to publish. And this playlist – Indie Christmas in the Spring 2012 – will be the first one that is officially published first here at

(To see previous playlists, which were all published first over at MSF, click here. To learn the background behind “Indie Christmas,” click here.)

Now onto the list, which you an conveniently play right here in your browser simply by clicking on the buttons next to the song names.

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“Balance” by Future Islands

I am becoming a huge fan of Future Islands. I really enjoyed their song “Before the Bridge”, even including it on one of this summer’s Indie Christmas playlists. And now I’m digging the latest single off of their newest album On the Water.

It’s called “Balance” and here is the video:

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“Before The Bridge” by Future Islands

Future Islands is a Maryland-based post-wave band. Came across their song “Before The Bridge” while rounding up candidates for Indie Christmas in July 2011 #2. I wasn’t completely sold at first, but this song has grown on me to the point where I really like it now. And it has a pretty interesting video.

MP3: Before the Bridge by Future Islands

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