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Backbeat's top five spins: This is what we're listening to this week. What's on your playlist?

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As people who think about, talk about, write about, listen to and make music, it shouldn't be surprising to find that the most common (and mutually favorite) topic of conversation among us is the same: "What are you listening to right now?" Stick a quarter in us, and, boy, wouldn't you know it, off we go, on and on about this new song we can't stop listening to, or this new album flipping our wig, or an old favorite we rediscovered. So whether you're looking for recommendations, trying to get a feel for our individual sensibilities or are just curious, we've compiled a list of all the things we've been listening to this week. Keep reading to see which albums and songs were in heavy rotation, and then, of course, feel free to weigh in with your picks.

See also: - Our top five spins, week of October 15-19 - Our top five spins, week of October 8-12 - Our top five spins, week of October 1-7

SAMANTHA ALVIANI Gardens & Villa - "Gypsy" Hundred Waters - "Sonnet" Youth Lagoon - "Seventeen" Fleetwood Mac - "Dreams" Brian Eno & David Byrne - "Strange Overtones"

CORY CASCIATO Beach House - Bloom RainbowDragonEyes - The Primordial Booze Big Black - Songs About Fucking The Magnetic Fields - 69 Love Songs Everything Absent or Distorted - The Great Collaps

A.H. GOLDSTEIN Raymond Scott Soothing Sounds for Baby The Legendary River Drifters - "Hell Bound in Eden Tornado" Bob Dylan - "You're a Big Girl Now" Cannonball Adderly - Live Sessions Frank Zappa - "More Trouble Every Day"

DAVE HERRERA Gary Clark Jr. - Blak and Blu Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d city Ground Up - Supernatural SP Double - Loyalty, Honor, Respect Myke Charles - Lift Off

JOSIAH M HESSE Esme Patterson - "Jessica" Oasis - "Don't Go Away" Sam Cooke - "Another Saturday Night" Primal Scream - "Higher Than The Sun" Happy Mondays - "Lazytits"

NOAH HUBBELL Theophilus London ft. A$AP Rocky - "Big Spender" Kendrick Lamar - good kid m.A.A.d city Jeru The Damaja - "Brooklyn Took It" Gangstarr ft. Jadakiss - "Rite Where U Stand" Lil' Wayne - "Fly Out"

CORY LAMZ Beyonce - B'Day Kylie Minogue - "Rippin' Up The Disco" Madonna - "Gang Bang" LEN - "Steal My Sunshine" Paul Simon - "Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard"

BRAD LOPEZ The Burial Plot - "Under The Gun" Sylosis - Monolith For Today - Immortal Hundredth - Let Go Death By Stereo - Into The Valley of Death

MATT MINER Black Asteroid - CLR Podcast #126 Robert Hood - Motor: Nighttime World, Vol. 3 CTRL_ALT_DLT - Live @ Sweatbox Four-Year Anniversary Party Chris Liebing - CLR Podcast #188 Traversable Wormhole - Traversable Wormhole, Vol. 1-5

TOM MURPHY Godspeed You! Black Emperor - 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend! Radiohead - Amnesiac TEEN - In Limbo M83 - Saturdays = Youth Trouble Funk - Live/Early Singles

PATRICK RODGERS Sweet Valley - Eternal Champ Uptown XO - The Color Grey Benny Loco - Rise Sunglasses - Wildlife Pac Div - "Truth"

MARK SANDERS The Quiet Ones - The Version Suicides Reptar - Body Faucet Ryan Adams - Gold Robbie Basho - Guitar Soli Neil Young - Harvest Moon

JON SOLOMON Ron Carter - All Blues Crime & the City Solution - Shine Roxy Music - Siren April March - Paris in April Fabienne DelSol - On My Mind

AMBER TAUFEN Jets to Brazil - Orange Rhyming Dictionary Emancipator - Safe in the Steep Cliffs Guy Gerber - Fabric 64 Justin Martin - Ghettoes and Gardens Blackalicious - Blazing Arrow

ANTONIO VALENZUELA The Spinners - "I'll Be Around" Esi Juey - "Bring Me the Chalupa" Cash Addicts - "Signs of the Times" Stevie Wonder - "All I Do" The Product - One Hunid

KELSEY WHIPPLE Pixies - "Gouge Away" Sleepy Kitty - Infinity City Serge Gainsbourg and Brigitte Bardot - "Bonnie and Clyde" Moby feat. Gwen Stefani - "South Side" Nine Inch Nails - "The Day the World Went Away"



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