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New Music, 2013 edition

Wondering what new artists and new music (new to you and generally, new to all of us) you've heard lately?

Share the gold, bitches!

by Anonymousreply 23103/16/2014

I think she's been out for a few months here (longer in the UK) but just discovered Emeli Sande. She sounds great!

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by Anonymousreply 301/25/2013

The albums I am so looking forward to this year are:

Widowspeak - Almanac

Lisa Germano - No Elephants

Throwing Muses - Paradise / Purgatory

Tara Jane O'Neil, I donated @ Kickstarter

Thalia Zedek - Via

Maybe some new albums from Scout Niblett, Joanna Newsom, PJ Harvey.

BUT!! I'm so excited about is Shannon Wright, In Film Sound. The new song Mire is awesome.

by Anonymousreply 401/25/2013

I'm looking forward to the new Jonatha Brooke.

by Anonymousreply 501/25/2013

Marnie Stern jams out with her clam out.

by Anonymousreply 601/25/2013

R6 Cool, I just found someone via Bandcamp too.

Mister Lies - great electronica tune and samples a bit of Joni Mitchell.

by Anonymousreply 701/25/2013

I heard Destiny's Child is reuniting for an album in 2013. Oh, and of course JT's new album.

by Anonymousreply 801/25/2013

I hope there's new Goldfrapp this year? I think there's supposed to be.

by Anonymousreply 901/25/2013

Hopefully Dirty Beaches will have a new full length out this year.

by Anonymousreply 1001/25/2013

The new The Knife album. The lead single has leaked and it is bonkers in its amazingness!

by Anonymousreply 1101/25/2013

Shaking the Habitual? Sounds cool.

by Anonymousreply 1201/25/2013

Lisa Germano? I thought she was dead.

by Anonymousreply 1301/25/2013

Mazzy Star is suppose to have a new album out this year.

by Anonymousreply 1401/25/2013

I'm also looking forward to new stuff from Lisa Germano. "From a Shell" is one of my favorite songs.

by Anonymousreply 1501/25/2013

Suede - "Bloodsports" out March 18!

by Anonymousreply 1601/25/2013

I'm looking foward to:

New Black Keys!

New David Bowie!

New Depeche Mode!

Atoms for Peace. The Thom Yorke/Nigel Godrich/Flea/Joey Waronker collaboration.

I'm also curious to hear the new Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, although the loss of Mick Harvey, I think, is going to hurt.

Of course, I'll love hearing the new My Bloody Valentine, although I'm not holding my breath that it'll actually be out any time soon.

by Anonymousreply 1701/25/2013

Young Galaxy

by Anonymousreply 1801/25/2013

Kate Earl - Stronger

by Anonymousreply 1901/25/2013

Indie band We Are the Woods just released a new CD Whales and Roses

by Anonymousreply 2001/25/2013

[quote]I'll love hearing the new My Bloody Valentine

Christ, how long do you think it'll be? Supposedly they finished mastering on 12/24, but....

by Anonymousreply 2101/25/2013

Yamantaka/Sonic Titan

by Anonymousreply 2201/25/2013

Can't wait for the new Diana Ross album!

by Anonymousreply 2301/25/2013

Sally Shapiro

by Anonymousreply 2401/25/2013

Can't wait for the new Shannon Wright record, been a big fan since Crowsdell.

by Anonymousreply 2501/26/2013

The new Foxygen album is excellent.

by Anonymousreply 2601/26/2013

I did not like Blood Orange's album, but he co-wrote two incredible songs which are hits in the making. Here's one:

by Anonymousreply 2701/27/2013

And here's the other; yes, I know, "stop trying to make Solange happen." But this is REALLY good.

by Anonymousreply 2801/27/2013

Olly Murs will be releasing his new CD in the US in the spring. It's already a big hit in the UK.

by Anonymousreply 2901/27/2013

Alice Smith has a new album out soon. The first single is fab.

by Anonymousreply 3001/27/2013

Macklemore, bitches!

by Anonymousreply 3101/27/2013

Emeli Sande's album Our Version of Events is unbelievable.

by Anonymousreply 3201/27/2013

Loving the new Widowspeak album.

by Anonymousreply 3301/28/2013

High Highs just released their official debut album "Open Season" on Jan. 25th. Great new band!

by Anonymousreply 3402/01/2013

I love this band.

Rhye - "The Fall"

by Anonymousreply 3502/07/2013

HAIM, Ms Mr, Neon Hitch, Sky Ferreira for the win!

by Anonymousreply 3602/07/2013

Must agree with Emile Sande. Sign up for Spotify for a free spin. The album is just great. New Bowie soon, too.

by Anonymousreply 3702/07/2013

Torres is fantastic!

by Anonymousreply 3802/09/2013

Emeli Sande's album Our Version of Events is unbelievable - Low brow, bland, boring? Yes it is.

by Anonymousreply 3902/10/2013

Keaton Henson - "Lying To You"

by Anonymousreply 4002/23/2013

I'm SO into Father Tiger. Like George Michael, Stephen Merritt and Adam Levine circle-jerked and had a baby.

by Anonymousreply 4103/02/2013

The Knife - Full of Fire.

by Anonymousreply 4203/02/2013

Rhye - "Open"

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by Anonymousreply 4403/04/2013

Icona Pop

The Knife

Sally Shapiro

Passion Pit

by Anonymousreply 4503/04/2013

Wow, she is wonderful. Thanks, R38!

by Anonymousreply 4603/04/2013

Yeah Yeah Yeahs new album "Mosquito" April 16

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by Anonymousreply 4803/13/2013

Anyone here likes John Grant? His new album will be out any day now.

by Anonymousreply 4903/13/2013

OMG R11 me want want want! The Knife will slay all, yes. That was the one I was most interested in.

Great to see some MBV fans here - I like that they put the album to buy on their website. Talk about long awaited! But they did have that recent comeback tour and some great reissues, like those essential EPs.

I'm still loving the music from last year, best year for music in a while: Crystal Castles, Beach House, Grimes, Regina, Bill Fay, The XX, Tame Impala.

by Anonymousreply 5003/13/2013

What a pretentious list....meh!

by Anonymousreply 5103/13/2013

Love it R28, one of the best songs of last year. She has no right to be, but cooler than her sister at least.

by Anonymousreply 5203/13/2013

Jessie Ware - the entire album is great. (thanks Jon)

by Anonymousreply 5303/13/2013

I like Sabotage on the new Suede album. Overall the album is great and has the good rock glam vibe Suede is known for.

by Anonymousreply 5403/15/2013

New single from Austra!

by Anonymousreply 5503/18/2013

Dirty South, "Your Heart"

by Anonymousreply 5603/18/2013

Music and book threads are a huge reason why I keep coming back to DL. Some of the best recommendations I've ever had have come from posters here.

by Anonymousreply 5703/18/2013

Scottish Indie Band Frigthened Rabbit's latest album Pedestrian Verse features a track called Escape Route that has the following lyrics:

His first kicking came on January 1st They said, “Welcome to the club, we’ll take your shoes and your shirt.” He wore his nosebleed like a red rosette And it was a prize he would win again and again and again. He had to find an escape route. It was a rumour, but it soon became true When he was drunk in the suburbs with a boy from a different school. All his good friends soon left him for dead Now he stands staring down at the Clyde from a bridge

And then he saw an escape route From the dogs of West Renfrew From the bitches and bruises He chose Ohio to run to.

by Anonymousreply 5803/18/2013

New girl group Kiara 7. Catchy tune. Out April 9th on itunes.

by Anonymousreply 5903/26/2013

New girl group Kiara 7. Catchy tune. Out April 9th.

by Anonymousreply 6003/26/2013

I love Austra. I had no idea Kate was putting new music out.

by Anonymousreply 6103/26/2013

Trst "Gloryhole"

by Anonymousreply 6203/26/2013

Rachel Zeffira - "Here On In"

by Anonymousreply 6303/26/2013

Vintage Trouble - "Nobody Told Me" - SXSW 2013 Showcasing Artist

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by Anonymousreply 6503/28/2013

R2 and 36 have it. I'm eagerly awaiting the Haim album. The two singles have been the best pop songs I've heard for years, they will be difficult to top.

Third single "Falling" also great, I got all of them. They're like a new Fleetwood Mac, kinda similar to The Pierces but better.

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Phosphorescent - "Song For Zula"

by Anonymousreply 6803/31/2013

Anything by Jessie Ware and Haim seem to be perfection. I hope they break out in the US like they have in Europe.

Some possibilities for acts that may hit breakout:

Tiny Dancer

Chloe Charles


Serena Ryder

Palma Violets


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by Anonymousreply 7004/07/2013

Still Corners - "Berlin Lovers"

by Anonymousreply 7104/13/2013

And your recommendation, R51, is...which one?

by Anonymousreply 7204/13/2013

I love this thread!

by Anonymousreply 7304/13/2013

r70, I like the track called Leaves Start Trembling from their latest album.

by Anonymousreply 7404/13/2013

I'm really, really enjoying the latest Yo La Tengo album, Fade.

by Anonymousreply 7504/13/2013

I like the PJ Harvey feel of The Veils 'Time Stays, We Go' (love the tracks Through the Deep Dark Woods, The Pearl, and Another Night on Earth). Though I only discovered this this year, but it was apparently released in 2012.

by Anonymousreply 7604/13/2013

The Feathers song is great, but the video is giving me bad Wilson Phillips 'Hold On' vibes (and so not good vibes like the Madonna video for Frozen) .

by Anonymousreply 7704/13/2013

Laura Mvula

by Anonymousreply 7804/13/2013

Waxahatchee is singer/songwriter Katie Crutchfield. She is awesome!

by Anonymousreply 7904/15/2013

I really like Phosphorescent (Mentioned by R68)

by Anonymousreply 8004/16/2013

Debut album from AlunaGeorge drops June 13!

by Anonymousreply 8104/20/2013

More AlunaGeorge!

by Anonymousreply 8204/20/2013

Some interesting electronica coming out of the Bay

by Anonymousreply 8304/20/2013

Rebeka - "Melancholia"

by Anonymousreply 8405/03/2013

LOVE the new Shannon Wright album- In Film Sound. Uber cool.

Also really digging Marnie Stern - The Chronicles of Marnia.

Can't wait for the new albums by

Scout Niblett - It's Up to Emma

Dirty Beaches - Drifters / Love Is The Devil

by Anonymousreply 8505/03/2013

Aliuna Francis is a fierce bitch. Love her!

by Anonymousreply 8605/03/2013

Youth Lagoon

by Anonymousreply 8705/08/2013

Alison Moyet's album, "the minutes" is one of the best electronic albums ever produced!!! She deserves awards for it.

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by Anonymousreply 8905/09/2013

I am absolutely in love with High Highs new album, another great one is City Calm Down, they have a fantastic 6 song EP out.

by Anonymousreply 9005/09/2013

Hey R90, if you like the High Highs, you should def check out Rhye @ R35 and R43.

by Anonymousreply 9105/09/2013

Has anyone listened to Janelle Monae's new song?

by Anonymousreply 9205/09/2013

I agree with R81. The new Alison Moyet album is unexpectedly brilliant. Her voice is in great shape, as usual, but this is the best material she's worked with in ages.

by Anonymousreply 9305/09/2013

Pistol Annies were good on Letterman the other night.

I've been aware of Miranda for several years, but wasn't familiar with this group. I liked their song enough to check out the new album.

by Anonymousreply 9405/09/2013

That should be R88, not R81.

by Anonymousreply 9505/09/2013

Thanks R91, really liking Rhye and Haim.

by Anonymousreply 9605/10/2013

John Grant's "Black Belt" deserves to be HUGE!

by Anonymousreply 9705/15/2013

Owl Eyes - "Closure"

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by Anonymousreply 10005/17/2013

It's been a good year for new music so far.

I'm absolutely obsessed with the new Knife album, "Shaking the Habitual." Some will hate it - it's a mix of very dark/weird dance music, and some really out-there ambient/noise that at times sounds more than anything else like a movie soundtrack. But it's very, very compelling.

Other new stuff I've been digging out in just the last few weeks: Kurt Vile, Flaming Lips, Deerhunter, Vampire Weekend, Atoms for Peace.

by Anonymousreply 10105/17/2013

Chad Valley?

I've never heard of him before tonight, but by chance I found one of his songs under the free singles on the Amazon MP3 site.

He's a chubby ginger Brit with sweaty balls (at least in the attached live studio clip). His voice sounds a lot like Roland Orzabal from Tears For Fears, but it looks like he's a 'one-man-with-a-keyboard' kind of musician. And the music is more synthpop than Tears.

Not sure when the new album was released in the US (might have been last November), but on his site it says he just finished up a month-long promotional tour of several U.S. cities. Just my luck that I'm finding out about him literally 2 weeks after his show here in my town.

Anyway, I checked a bunch of his stuff on youtube, and I'm happy to have a new artist that I like. Well, I like some of it.

Attached is...

"Tell All Your Friends" - Chad Valley

by Anonymousreply 10205/20/2013

AlunaGeorge is gonna be huge

by Anonymousreply 10305/20/2013

Yes R92, I listened to it, quite liked it -Q.U.E.E.N.

Like her music, her style, her presentation, her message... If she's on the screen my eyes are following her.

by Anonymousreply 10405/20/2013

Also like the new Lana Del Rey track, "Queen of Disaster."

by Anonymousreply 10505/20/2013

What about Of Mountains and Men? They're pretty great and touring with Haim.

by Anonymousreply 10605/20/2013

James Blake is a bore.

by Anonymousreply 10705/20/2013

Still Corners is my new favorite band. Check them out people.

by Anonymousreply 10805/26/2013

I love Jake Bugg. He's young and needs more maturity but Lightening Bolt is brilliant.

by Anonymousreply 10905/26/2013

I'm thrilled Agnetha Faltskog emerged to record and release another album but couldn't she have picked better material?

by Anonymousreply 11005/26/2013

Daft Punk's new record pretty much has ended music, it so bad, I mean at times I burst out laughing at how shit and embarrassingly bad the songs are, but the press are cumming all over it non-stop. WTF?

James Blake's last album like this one is 24 shades of shit, yet hyped up as brilliant. Vampire Weekend the same. It is so disheartening to watch bad artists being lauded while great artists simply get ignored.

by Anonymousreply 11105/27/2013

[quote]Of course, I'll love hearing the new My Bloody Valentine, although I'm not holding my breath that it'll actually be out any time soon.

Well it took 22 years, but My Bloody Valentine has FINALLY released their follow up to "Loveless"

And the fans and critics love it.

by Anonymousreply 11205/27/2013

The new My Bloody Valentine album "MBV" in it's entirety.

God this shit is good.

Kevin Shields is a crazy genius.

by Anonymousreply 11305/27/2013

John Grant's new album "Pale Green Ghosts", which is, surprisingly, very electronic, is excellent.

by Anonymousreply 11405/27/2013

[quote]It is so disheartening to watch bad artists being lauded while great artists simply get ignored.

So disheartening that you can't even take the time to post some of those great artists that are ignored but instead, you would rather just bitch and complain about artists you don't care for. Typical Datalounger response.

by Anonymousreply 11505/27/2013

Capital Cities

Safe and Sound

It was released in 2011, but is just getting traction now, thanks to the amazing video.

I'm not usually into new rap, but I loved A$AP Rocky's latest. The fact that he's the Marvin Gaye of hiphop doesn't hurt either. Hot. As. Fuck.

by Anonymousreply 11605/27/2013

Is Macklemore a parody? Is like sending up white people who try to act black like Justin Bieber / Timberlake ?

by Anonymousreply 11705/28/2013

I'm looking forward to the new Empire of the Sun record even though the first single doesn't excite me much.

Also I just saw that Holy Ghost! is opening on some US tour dates for New Order this summer. I'm assuming they will have a new album to promote. That's another that I'll be excited to hear.

by Anonymousreply 11805/29/2013

Joanna Newsom - "The North Star Grassman and the Ravens" not as good as Sandy, but a very nice cover.

by Anonymousreply 11906/01/2013

Dirty Beaches new album is fab. Shannon Wright's new album is my fav of the year so far, I found it through these guys, a great way to find new music.

by Anonymousreply 12006/01/2013

R112, we need to talk, I couldn't agree with you more.

by Anonymousreply 12106/01/2013

Low - The Invisible Way

by Anonymousreply 12206/01/2013

Little Bear

by Anonymousreply 12306/01/2013

Jesus. The new Daft Punk album is not that bad people, and its hardly the end of music. I do agree that James Blake is the most overrated ever!

by Anonymousreply 12406/01/2013

Little Boots - "Motorway"

by Anonymousreply 12506/01/2013

I'm liking San Cisco. I guess their album was released in November (not sure about the US release date), but I'd never heard of them until this spring when they toured the US.

The chick drummer is and cool and cute. Sometimes she sings vocals too.

This track isn't on their album, but their in-studio cover of Get Lucky is fun.

by Anonymousreply 12606/01/2013

patty bruce "show queen"

by Anonymousreply 12706/03/2013

I know its from last year, but I cannot get enough of Beach House "Bloom". Fucking beautiful!

by Anonymousreply 12806/03/2013

I'm liking Disclosure.

by Anonymousreply 12906/03/2013

Really dig Still Corners, Endless Summer, (which I am crazy about) sounds like Blonde Redhead's 23.

by Anonymousreply 13006/03/2013

Blonde Redhead - 23.

by Anonymousreply 13106/03/2013

Speaking of how much new music sucks, I was listening to Depeche Mode's Violator. It still holds up 20 years later. They don't make music like they used to.

by Anonymousreply 13206/03/2013

New Neko Case album out September 3rd!

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by Anonymousreply 13406/13/2013

r125, considering it was 5 years and several million dollars later, and we get Moroder and Paul Williams?

No, it sucked. Also, who the fuck told Pharrell he could sing?

Check out this cool Get Lucky cover. This guy is 19, is primarily a drummer, but plays all the other instruments.

by Anonymousreply 13506/14/2013

R94, I like Pistol Annies too. Sounds as if they might be breaking up? Abruptly canceled a bunch of concerts. Anyone liking the new Natalie Maines album Mother?

by Anonymousreply 13606/14/2013

MS MR - "Hurricane"

by Anonymousreply 13706/15/2013

Cannot wait for Neko's new album, and Throwing Muses new album out in Sep. It'll be a good month for music.

by Anonymousreply 13806/15/2013

Austra has a new dance CD out that has a lot of people talking across the pond...

by Anonymousreply 13906/16/2013

Does anyone know if Neko Case recorded a studio version of If You Knew, it was on her live album, I can't find it on her mai records, was it a b-side maybe?

by Anonymousreply 14006/16/2013

It's a shame these youtube threads crash my ancient computer, I want to check some of this shit out.

r39 agree. Emeli Sande certainly has talent, but like early Alicia Keys and John Legend she's so dull and worthy. She does have a good voice and impressively doesn't oversing and has some taste. She had quite the showcase at the Olympics but I am at a loss to explain those UK sales.

by Anonymousreply 14106/16/2013

Thundercat has a new CD called Apocalypse... It's really cool Jazzy summery and something new...

by Anonymousreply 14206/17/2013

And if you really want to "Trip Out" oOoOO Yes, that's how it's spelled

oOoOO has a new one out called "Without Your Love"

It's trippy...

by Anonymousreply 14306/17/2013

Autre Ne Veut - "Play By Play"

by Anonymousreply 14406/18/2013

Autre Ne Veut - "Counting"

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by Anonymousreply 14606/18/2013

Pure Bathing Culture

Debut album Moon Tides is out on August 20!

by Anonymousreply 14706/23/2013

OK DL. MOJO has just given "Electric" the new Dance Recording Full Length by The Pet Shop Boys... 4 Stars!!!

Anyone else heard it streamed yet????

by Anonymousreply 14807/03/2013

Mama Kin - Rescue

by Anonymousreply 14907/03/2013

HAERTS - "Wings"

by Anonymousreply 15007/05/2013

HAERTS - "All the Days"

by Anonymousreply 15107/05/2013

Marnie - "The Hunter"

Helen Marnie of Ladytron. Her debut solo album 'Crystal World' is fantastic!

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by Anonymousreply 15307/20/2013

Gays and new music = LAME. LAME. LAME.

by Anonymousreply 15407/21/2013

The group has been around awhile. The music is new. The video is wonderful. And they all look great.

Don't judge till you've listened and watched all of it.

by Anonymousreply 15507/21/2013

(R155) Like (R154) says....

by Anonymousreply 15607/21/2013

I downloaded that song by Kiara 7 called "Smoke and Mirrors." Catchy tune. It seems to be moving up on amazon. Maybe it'll catch on a la Carly Rae Jepsen.

by Anonymousreply 15708/02/2013

Thanks for the Marnie post, R152. I didn't know she was doing a solo album, but I'll check it out.

Do you know if the group is still going to work together?

by Anonymousreply 15808/02/2013

Yes, Ladytron is still together. Her bandmates helped produce the album. The entire Marnie album is just brilliant, but the beautiful closing track is really something special. Check it out!

by Anonymousreply 15908/02/2013

Sorry, link fixed!

by Anonymousreply 16008/02/2013

Mood Rings - "The Line"

by Anonymousreply 16108/02/2013

ARTPOP ~ Lady Gaga

by Anonymousreply 16208/02/2013

Grrlplea especially this song "Journey"

by Anonymousreply 16308/03/2013

Tiger Waves - Quebec

by Anonymousreply 16408/03/2013

"ARTPOP ~ Lady Gaga"

Ain't nobody here for that.

by Anonymousreply 16508/03/2013

[quote]Cannot wait for Neko's new album, and Throwing Muses new album out in Sep. It'll be a good month for music.

The Muses album got pushed back to some time in October.

I like Neko's voice, but I find her material a bit precious.

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by Anonymousreply 16708/10/2013

Funny Neko Case video interview for Pitcfork. She loves the word 'cunt'. She even mentions 'camel toe'.

Should we invite her to DL?

by Anonymousreply 16808/17/2013

"Out Cold" his debut is getting great reviews. And he just came out! :-)

by Anonymousreply 16908/17/2013

I think too many gays would be scared of a strong smart woman who doesn't give a fuck about make-up and fuck me high heels.

by Anonymousreply 17008/17/2013

In my late summer playlist:

Basement Jaxx, "What a Difference Your Love Makes"

Placebo, "Too Many Friends"

Nora En Pure, "Come With Me"

The Vaccines, "Melody Calling"

Mausi, "Move"

Camera Obscura, "Break It To You Gently"

Sigur Ros, "Isjaki"

Francesco Rossi, "Paper Aeroplane"

by Anonymousreply 17108/17/2013

Loving this song from David Lynch & Lykke Li. I wish he would do a full album with her.

by Anonymousreply 17208/17/2013

Alela Diane, About Farewell

by Anonymousreply 17308/17/2013

V.V. Brown - The Apple. Check out the Samson video, too. Can't wait for the full album.

by Anonymousreply 17408/17/2013

"Drew" by Goldfrapp

by Anonymousreply 17508/17/2013

Victoria and Jacob

by Anonymousreply 17608/17/2013

Lorde, Royals

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by Anonymousreply 17808/23/2013

I'm loving this record right now. Sorry if it's a duplicate of a previous post - I scanned through and didn't see it, but I might have missed something.

"Spinoza" from Generationals

by Anonymousreply 17908/23/2013

LOVE the Goldfrapp song, was never a huge fan but I might get this record.

by Anonymousreply 18008/23/2013

Im really getting into the new Julia Holter CD "Loud City Song"

It's quirky melodic and interesting

by Anonymousreply 18108/23/2013

The new Goldfrapp CD has leaked. It's gorgeous, sort of like a more organic "Felt Mountain".

by Anonymousreply 18208/23/2013

Probably my favorite album from start to finish (meaning I felt all the songs were good to very solid without any filler) of the past 5 years was the 2008 debut from White Lies.

Their 2010 follow-up disc was not as good in my opinion and I was sure that meant they were just a one-album wonder for me.

But they just released their 3rd disc, and so far I'm really liking it.

"Goldmine" - White Lies

by Anonymousreply 18308/24/2013

Mazzy Star - Seasons of Your Day

by Anonymousreply 18408/27/2013

Valentina - "Wolves"

by Anonymousreply 18508/27/2013


by Anonymousreply 18608/27/2013

Yes! Annie!!

by Anonymousreply 18708/27/2013

"Forest Swords" by Engravings is a really good piece of electronica...

by Anonymousreply 18808/31/2013

My, can we all be pretentious?

Never heard, never will.

by Anonymousreply 18908/31/2013

Throwing Muses - Sleepwalking 1 from their upcoming album 'Purgatory/Paradise. Can't wait!

by Anonymousreply 19008/31/2013

R189, you sound like a plebe who only listens to whatever is spoonfed to you by top 40 corporate radio. Just because you have no interest in broadening your horizons doesn't mean that those who do are "pretentious." Most of these artists are hardly obscure.

by Anonymousreply 19108/31/2013

We Are Twin

by Anonymousreply 19208/31/2013

Pure Bathing Culture - "Scotty"

by Anonymousreply 19308/31/2013

Deerhunter - Back to the Middle

by Anonymousreply 19409/15/2013

65DaysofStatics new one is really cool... Really cool

by Anonymousreply 19509/20/2013

FKA twigs - Papi Pacify

by Anonymousreply 19609/21/2013

Psychic Twin - "Strangers"

by Anonymousreply 19709/22/2013

"When A Fire Starts to Burn"--Disclosure

by Anonymousreply 19809/22/2013

I generally like the band The Feeling and just read they have a new album about to come out. Like their last disc, I doubt it will have a U.S. release.

Also, lead singer Dan Gillespie-Sells is a handsome gay man.

The first single (attached) doesn't excite me to much. I'm more looking forward to the album as a whole.

The Feeling - "Rescue"

by Anonymousreply 19909/22/2013

Shane Filan from Westlife is about to release his debut solo CD.

I've always had a love/hate relationship with Westlife. Even though I hate the majority of the ballad-y dreck songs they released, I still feel like I like the group. Probably because I want to fuck all of them.

Anyway, sounds like Shane is staying in very comfortable/boring territory for his solo career. There are 2 singles available on youtube - both are pretty uninspired.

There is also this cover version of the Lonestar smash Amazed. Not sure if it will be a track on the new CD, but it's serviceable. That's one thing I usually did like Westlife for - their cover songs were decent.

I will be curious to check out Mark Feehily's forthcoming work too. Mark and Shane were the only decent voices in the group.

Shane Filan - "Amazed"

by Anonymousreply 20009/22/2013

The new MGMT stuff hasn't stood out but this homoerotic video for the new single is cool

by Anonymousreply 20109/22/2013

Emilíana Torrini - Speed Of Dark

by Anonymousreply 20209/22/2013

They're not brand new, just new to me - I'm really into Of Monsters and Men lately.

by Anonymousreply 20309/22/2013

This is from 2004, but I just heard it today, thought it was pretty good

by Anonymousreply 20409/24/2013

Sky Ferreira - You're Not The One

by Anonymousreply 20509/27/2013

Tripping out to Darkside's debut Psychic...

by Anonymousreply 20610/08/2013

65daysofstatic "Wild Light" is phenomenal...


by Anonymousreply 20710/08/2013

What do we think of Chvrches?

by Anonymousreply 20810/08/2013

I LOVE the new Franz Ferdinand Right Thoughts Right Words Right Action.

by Anonymousreply 20910/14/2013

Good ol' reliable WIRE released Change Becomes You this year. Very eclectic and noteworthy IMO.

by Anonymousreply 21010/14/2013

I'm going to see SAVAGES play this week. Anyone seen them live?

by Anonymousreply 21110/14/2013

Woman's Hour - "Darkest Place"

by Anonymousreply 21210/17/2013

Woman's Hour - "To The End"

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by Anonymousreply 21511/02/2013

Just got my copy of Throwing Muses' Purgatory/Paradise - EPIC!

by Anonymousreply 21611/07/2013

FriendZone and their debut DX

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by Anonymousreply 21811/10/2013

r208, we think they can't spell.

by Anonymousreply 21911/10/2013

"Prisms" by 65daysofstatic is stunning...

by Anonymousreply 22011/16/2013

Im loving Oliver Wildes "Something Old"

by Anonymousreply 22111/16/2013

Jessy Lanza

by Anonymousreply 22211/16/2013

"Elliote" by Roosevelt.

Number 1 if there was any justice...

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by Anonymousreply 22411/22/2013

So now the year has come to an end, here is my top 5 favorite albums of 2013.

1. Shannon Wright - In Film Sound

2. Throwing Muses - Purgatory / Paradise

3. Marnie Stern - The Chronicles of Marnia

4. Scout Niblett - It's Up to Emma

5. Dirty Beaches - Drifters / Love is the Devil

by Anonymousreply 22512/05/2013

MIA - Matangai

by Anonymousreply 22612/05/2013

[quote]I did not like Blood Orange's album, but he co-wrote two incredible songs which are hits in the making. Here's one:

[quote]by: Sky Ferreira, "Everything Is Embarrassing"

Thank god for Spotify. I dig Everything is embarrassing because of the 80s feel, but the rest of her music... meh.

by Anonymousreply 22703/16/2014

Sky Ferreira also has "I Blame Myself," which is a great track.

Kat Dahlia - Crazy, Gangster, Mirror

Majical Cloudz

RAC has some good mixes

David Archuleta, Crush and Other Side of Down

Brandon Flowers, Right Beside You

by Anonymousreply 22803/16/2014

[quote]Sky Ferreira also has "I Blame Myself," which is a great track.

It's pretty bland.

by Anonymousreply 22903/16/2014

To each their own. I love her vocal on that track.

Weeknd has a good track, Tears In the Rain. Also, Vanessa by Grimes.

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