Ever had that feeling that Christmas has come early?  You’ve snuck around the house and discovered where your parents stashed all the presents and had your own little unwrapping orgy?  Well guess what, the kind folks at NPR and iTunes clearly remember these days because they’ve unwrapped some of the best presents coming a little bit early.


From our  12 most anticipated upcoming albums list, Bob Dylan, The XX and St Vincent & David Byrne’s new albums are all up and streaming right now for you to get a sneak peek at!


Bob Dylan’s “Tempest” is streaming over at iTunes here now: http://ow.ly/dvdfQ 

St Vincent and David Byrne’s collaboration album “Love This Giant” is available to listen from NPR here:  http://ow.ly/dvdlk 

If all of that wasn’t enough, the folks at NPR have shown just how deep their pockets are by splashing out to give you the first listen to The XX’s new album “Coexist” here: http://ow.ly/dvdlZ 


Don’t gorge yourself too much but you should definitely head over and find out whether we were right to include these albums in our 12 most anticipated upcoming albums list.

We’d love to hear your thoughts once you’re all done, so swing back here after and let us know!