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{Free EP} Okkervil River - Golden Opportunities 2

 
Under the Covers with Okkervil River

Fans of The Decemberists, Wilco, and other indie rock purveyors will likely enjoy Okkervil River -- and what a great time to be introduced to them -- they've just released a free EP! The Austin-based group just released Golden Opportunities 2, a free EP of covers. Consider GO2 the sequel to the band's 2007 release of Golden Opportunities, which also featured covers. "Intended as gifts to fans," the EP was recorded during a one-day studio session live to tape. Keeping things spicy, Okkervil River didn't take the predictable route with their choice of cover songs. They instead chose a collection of lesser known artists to cover like Bill Fay and Jim Sullivan. You can download the EP for free here

If their sound intrigues your earbuds, give their song "Your Past Life As A Blast" a listen below as a next step. 







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