The Week’s Best Free MP3s, incl. Field Report, Little Children, Reb Baraat

rbaraat_pic2_lgRed Baraat are the newest additions to this year’s XPoNential Music Festival line-up, happening at Wiggins Park in July.  The eight-piece world music group were featured on the latest XPN’s Gotta Hear Song of the Week with “Burning Instinct.”  Stream and download the song below and learn more about the festival here.

California alt-rock band Rogue Wave will release their new album called Nightingale Floors on June 4th and will be in town on June 18th for a show at Union Transfer.  Their new song “College” was Thursday’s My Morning Download – get the song below and get more information for their summer show here.

Folkadelphia welcomed Field Report into the studio for a special session this week.  The Wisconsin folk band, led by Christopher Porterfield, recorded two new songs and two songs from 2012 self-titled debut.  Listen to “40/40″ below and get the full session here.

Swedish cinematic pop band Little Children create atmospheric sonic environments along the lines of Bon Iver on their forthcoming Falling EP.  The title track is simultaneously playful and intimate a la Rhye – stream and download the song below.  Falling will be released on June 4th via Declared Goods Records.