Thao and the Get Down Stay Down - We the Common
Thao Nguyen's new record, We the Common, is out this week. Here is the title track, which serves as a perfect gateway into the record. We the Common is the culmination of Nguyen's efforts to put down her banjo for a bit and get her hands dirty. Or as she put it, "I wanted to try to be a real live person, rather than just singing songs about them."