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The Magnetic Fields has been played over 30 times on NTS, first on 19 September 2017. The Magnetic Fields's music has been featured on 28 episodes.

The Magnetic Fields is a New York-based group fronted by Stephin Merritt. Recent albums released under the name "The Magnetic Fields" usually consist of synth-pop music in a 1980s style underlying clever lyrics which are often heavily ironic. While synth-pop often forms the foundation of their music, The Magnetic Fields' music borrows from many other styles, notably country, folk and indie pop.

The band was originally formed in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1990 by friends Merritt and (percussionist/pianist/vocalist) Claudia Gonson. While…

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The Dreaming Moon
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Merge Records1995
The Dreaming Moon
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Born On A Train
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Merge Records1994
Born On A Train
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Too Drunk To Dream
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Nonesuch2008
Too Drunk To Dream
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The Book Of Love
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Merge Records1999
The Book Of Love
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'81 How To Play The Synthesizer
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Nonesuch2017
'81 How To Play The Synthesizer
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I Don't Want To Get Over You
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Merge Records1999
I Don't Want To Get Over You
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Strange Powers
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Feel Good All Over1994
Strange Powers
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Smoke And Mirrors
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Merge Records1995
Smoke And Mirrors
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The Saddest Story Ever Told
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Merge Records1994
The Saddest Story Ever Told
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No One Will Ever Love You
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Merge Records1999
No One Will Ever Love You
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