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Hey there. Just one update today. Enjoy the fine new album by folk singer-songwriter Angaleena Presley! Angaleena Presley – WrangledFiled under: 2017, Folk, Singer-songwriter

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22.04.17

Hey again. From yesterday, the splendid new album by Justin Walter. Genre: ambient/electronic. Enjoy! Justin Walter – Unseen ForcesFiled under: 2017, Ambient, Electronic

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22.04.17

Hi. There are two updates coming up. First we have the new album by alt-country singer-songwriter Charlie Worsham. Enjoy! Charlie Worsham – Beginning of ThingsFiled under: 2017...

Under The Radar review
21.04.17

Joe Goddard cuts the kind of record that disbands physical limitations. Granted the Londoner's already got a strong track record, with his defining work from Hot Chip and The 2...

Clash review
21.04.17

Adding a politicised edge to their trademark angular and heartfelt pop music...

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21.04.17

Hey. Here is the spirited debut album by Charly Bliss. Genre: power pop/indie rock. Enjoy! Charly Bliss – GuppyFiled under: 2017, Pop, Rock

Under The Radar review
21.04.17

Americana is a collection of comfortable rock 'n' roll songs detailing Ray Davies' relationship with, and travels across, America. When he does satire it's too safe and detached...

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20.04.17

Hey. It feels appropriate to end a quiet release week with a quiet new album. And it’s her first album in eight years. Enjoy singer-songwriter Leslie Mendelson! Leslie Mendelson...

Under The Radar review
20.04.17

Craig Finn has a way of making the connection from ordinary moments to extraordinary meanings. When we first met him in Lifter Puller and then in The Hold Steady his more-is-more...

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19.04.17

Hi. The new album by Finnish doom metal band Altar of Betelgeuze was very recently added to Spotify. Enjoy! Altar of Betelgeuze – Among the RuinsFiled under: 2017, Metal

Clash review
19.04.17

A detached and sterile return that simply fails as an engaging spectacle...

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17.04.17

Hello there. Actress is Darren J. Cunningham. His slick new album was added to Spotify three days ago. Genre: electronic. Enjoy! Actress – AZDFiled under: 2017, Electronic

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16.04.17

Hello. Here’s another quick update. From Friday: the new album by singer-songwriter Fionn Regan. Enjoy! Fionn Regan – The Meetings of the WatersFiled under: 2017, Singer-songwriter

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15.04.17

Howdy. This rich new album by alt-country singer-songwriter Lillie Mae was just added to Spotify. Enjoy! Lillie Mae – Forever and Then SomeFiled under: 2017, Folk, Singer...

Under The Radar review
15.04.17

It's been three years since Little Dragon blessed the scene with an album, 2014's Nabuma Rubberband, and honestly, it has felt like much longer. The brilliant Swedish indietronica...

Clash review
21.04.17

Teetering on the edge of commercial viability, whilst preserving their unconventional charm...

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15.04.17

Morning. Rain, rain, more rain, and maybe even some snow later today. What is going on? Anyhow, here is the new album by Splashh. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy! Splashh – Waiting a...

Clash review
21.04.17

Making a Splashh with their sophomore album...

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14.04.17

Hello again. Next we have the smooth new album by singer-songwriter Andrew Combs. Enjoy! (US version here and version for AT, CH and DE here.) Andrew Combs – Canyons of My...

Under The Radar review
12.04.17

August By Cake is Robert Pollard's 100th album, and a double album to boot. Not only that but a great double album. It's amazing how Pollard still manages to mine new ground in...

Clash review
12.04.17

An introspective return from the fascinating British electronic project...

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11.04.17

Hey. The cozy new album by Timber Timbre arrived the other day. Genre: pop/rock. Enjoy! (Note: The release is spread out on different releases for different regions, but clicking...

Under The Radar review
14.04.17

We are familiar with the nostalgic bulbousness of Timber Timbre, the weeping willows' long tentacles waving high above our heads creating a stage for front porch cracklers crafted...

Under The Radar review
11.04.17

It's normal for precocious young talent to first emulate those who have inspired them to follow in their footsteps.  More

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12.04.17

Hi there. From a recent Spotify update comes the impressive new album by Happyness. Genre: indie rock. Enjoy! (US version here) Happyness – Write InFiled under: 2017, Rock

Clash review
10.04.17

A masterfully crafted musing on one’s life so far…

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12.04.17

Hi again. Seven years after her debut album, singer-songwriter Karen Elson is finally back again. Good stuff. Enjoy! Karen Elson – Double RosesFiled under: 2017, Singer-songwriter

Clash review
10.04.17

A brave return with mixed results...

Under The Radar review
10.04.17

Buzz has long been building around London four-piece The Big Moon, and their debut demonstrates it wasn't misplaced enthusiasm. The album starts already revved up, the all-female...

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10.04.17

Hey. Just one update today, but it’s a good one. Enjoy the dynamic debut album by Tashaki Miyaki! (Genre: dream pop) Tashaki Miyaki – The DreamFiled under: 2017, Pop

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09.04.17

Hi. Soul singer-songwriter Jeb Loy Nichols was a sweet new discovery for me. His latest album arrived two days ago. Enjoy! (US version here) Jeb Loy Nichols – Country HustleFiled...

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09.04.17

Hi again. A quick announcement: I enjoyed the new San Fermin album. Genre: indie rock/chamber pop. Enjoy! (US version here) San Fermin – BelongFiled under: 2017, Pop, Rock

Clash review
12.04.17

Brooklyn group's return underlines that bigger isn't always better...

Under The Radar review
07.04.17

No one in recent memory has crushed a late-night TV performance the way Future Islands did with "Seasons (Waiting on You)" on The Late Show with David Letterman in 2014, in...

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09.04.17

Morning. There is a new album by Future Islands out? Sure, count me in. Genre: synthpop. Enjoy! Future Islands – The Far FieldFiled under: 2017, Electronic, Pop

Clash review
07.04.17

Industrial experimentalism that treads a pretty glorious path...

The Quietus review
12.04.17

Chris Clark has certainly had a busy couple of years. Since his last eponymous full-length was released in 2014, the Berlin-based producer has released a steady drip-feed of EPs...