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Jun 15, 2018

Otha - One Of the Girls

Posted by 13 sites • On SoundCloud • Also on: Spotify
Among the week's most Popular tracks is the debut single from Oslo's Othalie Husøy, aka Otha. "A pulsing, hands-in-the-air big-room anthem with a bedroom-pop heart," says Gorilla vs. Bear. She says it's about "being the boss of your own life."
Taylor Bennett (Chance's kid brother) shares the uplifting title track to his upcoming project. The Fader paraphrases his tireless flow: "everything from finding himself, his bisexuality, growing up in Chicago, and being comfortable in your own skin."

Video Age - Lover Surreal

Posted by 6 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple Music
Out today on Inflated Records, the sophomore album from New Orleans duo Video Age has an '80s synth-pop flair: they cite McCartney II and Donald Fagen’s The Nightfly as influences. "All rubbery grooves with a dusty sheen," says Stereogum.

Tomberlin - Self-Help

Posted by 7 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple Music
With hymn-like sincerity, the contemplative songs on Louisville-based, Saddle Creek-signed songwriter Sara Beth Tomberlin's debut LP reflect clarity found after struggling to define her identity and purpose as the daughter of a Baptist pastor.

Pariah - Linnaea

British producer Pariah shares his first bit of new music in six years, and news of a full-length with Fabric Records offshoot Houndstooth. "A highly evocative and richly textured seven-minute ambient gem," says Routinebiteshard.
FEATURED ALBUM

Julie Byrne & Eric Littmann - Spain

S&S Presents: Dreams, a multimedia compilation featuring 20+ artists.

Sun June - Records

Posted by 5 sites • On Bandcamp • Also on: SpotifyApple Music
Years, the new LP from Austin indie-rock band Sun June.
GOOD MIX
Rising Oslo trio SASSY 009 take NTS through a sequence of off-kilter pop, noise, and beyond, from Yves Tumor to Dorothy Ashby.
GOOD READ

Tedium on how a single novelty song—“Surfin’ Bird”— has captured the public imagination's for 50 years:

"B-b-b bird, bird, bird, b-bird's the word."

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