[Over the next few weeks, we'll be
favorite local songs of the year, counting down from No. 25 to No. 1,
one track a day. Today, we take an in-depth look at song No. 11 on the
list -- and, please, feel free to click after the jump to grab a free download of the track. Also
after the jump, check out songs No. 50-12 in the Top 50 list that will
update as it grows...]
As 2009 came to a close, Aledo's Daniel Hunter was undergoing a major change. He was just 20 years old at the time and still performing under the name PlayRadioPlay!, but he'd already gone through the major label ringer. Island Records has released his debut EP in 2007, and then his first full-length release, Texas, in 2008. But even after splitting with his label in late 2008, Hunter still didn't seem satisfied with the direction his music was taking him.
Over the course of these past 12 months, he's released 65 songs through all the various full-length, EP and B-side compilation albums he's put out this year.
So, yeah, one of them was bound to be pretty good.
Analog Rebellion -- "You've Been Had (Machine)"
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