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Top Tunes of 2012: Delicate Steve’s Picks [SPOTIFY PLAYLIST]

Posted December 19

The end of the year is all about reflections, new beginnings and, naturally, listening to lots and lots of tunes. That’s why we’ve asked a cadre of bands to assemble a collection of kicka$$ playlists featuring their favorite jams of 2012. Next up, we have Delicate Steve‘s picks. Check them out after the jump.

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Wanna Hear The New Calvin Harris? Let’s Dance!

Posted November 2

We’ve said it before, we’ll say it again: When it comes to album pre-release streams, we really dig it when artists make us work for the tunes. That’s why we’re kind of smitten with the idea behind Calvin Harris’s new app, 18 Months.

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4 Bands Who Have Used Scavenger Hunts To Reward Loyal Fans

Posted September 27

Let’s face it: The practice of checking out an album pro bono online is just getting too easy. Embedded album streams on music blogs, listening parties in apps like Turntable.fm — there’s no effort there. The Web is flooded with free streams, the aim of which is to net the most exposure possible for a band — not to reward tried and true diehards with a pre-glimpse into their favorite band’s new work. That all changes with apps like Bob Dylan’s recently released Sound Graffiti, yet another addition to the recent “album scavenger hunt” trend that’s been sweeping the music world of late.

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Delicate Steve Launches Google Maps-Powered Scavenger Hunt For New Album Stream

Posted June 1

Musicians make it much too easy on fans nowadays when it comes to previewing new albums — with the abundance of album streams, free downloads, TV appearances, etc listening to new tunes is as simple as turning on your monitor. Well, Delicate Steve isn’t giving up his new disc, Positive Force (set to be released on July 10), that easily. Steve Marion, along with parte and WWMTH Creative Lab, has set up a slew of listening posts around New York City and you’ll need a map to find them all.

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