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Dan Snaith's early recordings as Manitoba underlined his status among the chattering electronic classes as one of the brightest talents to emerge during the early 2000s. Having already proved himself master of the sublime with his 2000 debut EP, People Eating Fruit, the Canadian's subsequent Paul's Birthday EP opened him out even further. After moving to London, he released an excellent second album, Up in Flames (2003), that saw him become a darling of critics. One year later, however, Snaith was forced to give up the name Manitoba after Dictators frontman Handsome Dick Manitoba sued for trademark infringement, despite the passing of 15 years since the release of the only material under his name. Snaith renamed his project Caribou, his two previous full-lengths were reissued under the new moniker, and he released his first new Caribou album, The Milk of Human Kindness, in 2005 for Domino. Snaith moved to Merge for 2007's gorgeous Brit psych-influenced Andorra -- which won Canada's 2008 Polaris Music Prize -- and 2010's more dancefloor-oriented Swim. Shortly after the release of Swim came two lesser entries in the Caribou discography, the self-explanatory Swim Remixes and a busy live album entitled Caribou Vibration Ensemble, both released in 2010. The latter found Snaith conducting a 15-piece ensemble that included four drummers over the course of several live dates in 2009. It would be four years before the sixth Caribou studio album emerged with the bouncy underwater rhythms of 2014's Our Love. ~ Kingsley Marshall
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    Late Night Mix

    Late Night Mix
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    Relax Trax

    Relax Trax
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    Indie Rock Mix

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Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Odessa
  3.   Melody Day
  4.   Sun
  5.   Lalibela
  6.   Can't Do Without You
  7.   She's the One
  8.   Kaili
  9.   Bowls
  10.   Our Love
  11.   Niobe
  12.   Sandy
  13.   Sundialing
  14.   Second Chance
  15.   Irene
  16.   Crayon by Manitoba
  17.   Hannibal
  18.   Jacknuggeted by Manitoba
  19.   Silver Splinters
  20.   I've Lived on a Dirt Road All My Life by Manitoba
  21.   Back Home
  22.   All I Ever Need
  23.   Leave House
  24.   Victor and Carolyn by Manitoba
  25.   Thistles and Felt
  26.   Twins by Manitoba
  27.   Bees
  28.   Julia Brightly
  29.   Ach Who by Manitoba
  30.   Hendrix with Ko by Manitoba
  31.   Your Love Will Set You Free
  32.   Mars
  33.   Dorian Benediction
  34.   Lemon Yoghurt
  35.   Jamelia
  36.   Found Out
  37.   Desiree
  38.   Cherrybomb, Pt. 2
  39.   Olé
  40.   Cherrybomb
  41.   Lemon Yoghourt by Manitoba
  42.   Air Doom by Manitoba
  43.   If Assholes Could Fly, This Place Would Be an Airport by Manitoba
  44.   Webers by Manitoba
  45.   Dundas, Ontario by Manitoba
  46.   Anna & Nina by Manitoba
  47.   Evan Likes Driving by Manitoba
  48.   218 Beverly by Manitoba
  49.   Every Time She Turns Round It's Her Birthday by Manitoba
  50.   Bijoux by Manitoba
  51.   Lord Leopard
  52.   After Hours
  53.   Silver
  54.   Skunks by Manitoba
  55.   Dive
  56.   Tits & Ass: The Great Canadian Weekend by Manitoba
  57.   Melody Day
  58.   Eli
  59.   Seaweed
  60.   Zoe

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