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Valentine's Playlist: We Select New Release Tracks To Soundtrack Your V-Day Night

See also: Keep These Tunes Away from Your Valentine's Playlist

You know, it's not just Valentine's Day and Arizona's Centennial Birthday: It's also New Release Day, a special day that happens once every week when the record labels sound out shiny discs to stores and let you start listening to stuff on Spotify.

Of course, you've got plans tonight. You'll be making your significant other a wonderful dinner, and then watching movies like Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure and Psycho (both shot in Arizona, which means they fill both the romantic requirement and AZ's statehood birthday). Never fear, we've hand selected a few Valentine's Day appropriate tunes from the fresh release crop.

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Jason P. Woodbury is a music and pop-culture writer based in Phoenix. He is a regular contributor to the music blog Aquarium Drunkard and co-host of the Transmissions podcast.