April 2016 : New Indie Albums Worth a Listen #3

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April 2016 - New Indie Releases #3


New Music Friday : April 15th


PJ Harvey Santana
"The Hope Six Demolition Project" "IV"
Origin : England Origin : San Francisco, California, USA
Genre : Alternative Art-Rock Genre : Latin Rock, Blues-Rock
Ninth studio album by the English musician, singer-songwriter, writer, poet, and composer. Great follow-up to the acclaimed Mercury prize-winning album Let England Shake in 2011.
Twenty-third studio album by Carlos Santana's band and the fourth by almost the entire Woodstock-era classic line-up.
Suuns Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros
"Hold/Still" "PersonA"
Origin : Montreal, Quebec, Canada Origin : Los Angeles, California, USA
Genre : Electronic, Experimental Rock Genre : Indie-Folk, Psyche-Folk
Third studio album by the Canadian alternative band, less evident than the previous one "Images du Futur" but once you are drowned inside, you can't leave it.
Fourth studio album by the Californian band led by Alex Ebert. The recording took place almost entirely in one room in New Orleans.
Kevin Morby Wild Belle
"Singing Saw" "Dreamland"
Origin : Lubbock, Texas, USA Origin : Chicago, Illinois, USA
Genre : Indie Folk-Rock Genre : Indie Psyche-Pop
The American singer-songwriter, formerly the bassist for Woods and frontman for The Babies, delivers his third solo recording. Very solid songwriting.
Wild Belle are Elliot and Natalie Bergman, two of four children born to musician parents. They started as a band in 2011.
7Horse The Coathangers
"Living In A Bitch Of World" "Nosebleed Weekend"
Origin : Los Angeles & Seattle, USA Origin : Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Genre : Blues-Rock Genre : Punk-Rock, Garage-Punk
Third studio album from the band formed in 2011, notable for their song "Meth Lab Zoso Sticker" which was featured in Martin Scorsese's film The Wolf Of Wall Street.
Formed in 2006 as a joke, the all irreverent girl band which became a trio in 2013, delivers its fifth studio album. Punk attitude but fresh melodies.
Paul Young Courteous Thief
"Good Thing" "Symphony"
Origin : England Origin : Wales
Genre : Soulful Pop-Rock Genre : Indie-Folk
Ninth studio album of the British singer who gained popularity in the 80's with mostly covers. Since the end of his contract with Columbia Records, he has had several recordings on different labels.
Re-Release via Thief Music, of the debut album of the Welsh band out first in 2011. The second album Beyond These Walls is coming soon.
Boyce Avenue My Bubba
"Road Less Traveled" "Big Bad Good"
Origin : Sarasota, Florida, USA Origin : Iceland / Sweden
Genre : Pop-Rock Genre : minimalist oriented-folk
This three-brothers band is a part of the generation who gained popularity through the Internet with covers on YouTube. Road Less Traveled is the band’s 3rd full-length release and the first release since 2014’s No Limits EP.
The female duo delivers a subtle and delicate songwriting--a modern and refreshing sensitivity far from everything we usually listen to.