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New Song: My Morning Jacket


They don’t have a follow-up to Evil Urges just yet, but My Morning Jacket do have a brand-new song: “El Caporal,” their contribution to the forthcoming HIV/AIDS charity compilation Dark Was the Night — and you can hear it right now!

The song, which follows the Arcade Fire’s “Lenin,” which debuted last week, features a horn-laden melody and frontman Jim James’ soulful vocal musing, “Have we played all the chords we can finger?”

Click here to listen to the tune. And then leave your thoughts in the comments section.

Dark Was the Night, which benefits HIV/AIDS charity Red Hot Organization, drops Feb. 17.