Metric - 'Synthetica' [Full Album Stream]
Metric have decided to stream their new album a couple of weeks prior to its release, which is probably a good idea considering the level of interest in its inevitable leak.
Have a listen to Synthetica by heading here, and if you like it, go buy it when it it hits the stores on June 11th.
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