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Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 04/ 1/2010

April mixtape: Caetano Veloso, Tune-Yards, Double Dagger

By David Malitz

Tropicalia icon Caetano Veloso visits Lisner Auditorium on April 10. (Photo by Helayne Seidman)

April's first Saturday features concerts by a renowned R&B star who's also a local legend (Roberta Flack) and a young DJ (Calvin Harris) who claims to have "created disco." Other highlights this month include Brit-pop groups old (the Wedding Present) and new (Let's Wrestle), hip-hop up-and-comers Kidz in the Hall, genre-blending Malian singer-songwriter Rokia Traoré and tropicalia icon Caetano Veloso. There should be something for everyone.

For a complete list of this month's picks, check out the April Mixtape best bets list. After the jump, listen to streaming tracks from many of this month's featured artists.

"Relax" - Calvin Harris

"Rulers Ruling All Things" - Midlake

"Thanks" - The Wedding Present

"Minhas Lagrimas" - Caetano Veloso

"Daisy" - Fang Island

"Zen" (live) - Rokia Traore

"Sunlight" - Tune-Yards

"Scissor" - Liars

"Latin Lover" - Mi Ami

"We Gone" - Kidz in the Hall

"Pillow Talk" - Double Dagger

"King of Spain" - The Tallest Man on Earth

"I Won't Lie to You" - Let's Wrestle

"Number 41" (f. Andrew Bird) - Dosh

By David Malitz  | April 1, 2010; 12:53 PM ET
Categories:  Music  
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