Amazon’s exclusive acoustic collection features Deer Tick, Surfer Blood, and more

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Amazon Prime Music is a small but important piece of Amazon Prime’s portfolio, and the company is working to render it more vital through exclusive content. Amazon Acoustics is an exclusive new collection of originals and covers available for streaming by Prime subscribers and for purchase by customers worldwide. It’s an eclectic mix of artists and cover subjects, albeit one that naturally leans toward rock, country, and adult contemporary pop: Ashley Monroe is covering John Mellencamp, Michelle Branch is covering Radiohead, Surfer Blood is covering OutKast. The compilation also counts original compositions by artists like Deer Tick and Ron Sexsmith among its 32 tracks.

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