January 19, 2018 : new albums worth a listen

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New Music Friday : January 19, 2018


TUNE-YARDS THE GO! TEAM
I can feel you creep into my private life SEMICIRCLE
Origin : New England, USA Origin : Brighton, England
Genre : Art Pop, Worldbeat, lo-fi Genre : Indie Rock, Alternative Dance
==> Fourth studio album by the music project of Merrill Garbus, active since 2006. She is using elements such as loop pedals, ukulele, vocals, and lo-fi percussion, in addition to electric bass played by Nate Brenner. ==> Fifth studio album by the British six-piece band formed in 2000. "They combine indie rock and garage rock with a mixture of blaxploitation and Bollywood soundtracks, double Dutch chants, old school hip hop and distorted guitars." (Wikipedia)
   
THE LIMIÑANAS HALF JAPANESE
Shadow People Why Not?
Origin : Perpignan, France Origin : Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
Genre : Psychedelic Rock, Garage Rock, Indie Pop Genre : Punk Rock, Experimental Rock

==> In the sweetly swinging tradition of Serge Gainsbourg and the yé-yé sound of the 60s, the Limiñanas have a sound that blends sunny psychedelia with vintage pop. Active since 2000, they are composed of drummer and vocalist Marie Limiñana and bassist, organist, and jack-of-all-trades Lionel Limiñana. Album produced by Anton Newcombe from the band Brian Jonestown Massacre.

==> Seventeeth studio album by the band formed in 1975 by brothers Jad and David Fair. Jad Fair is actually the only original member. After more than 40 years he still does not play his guitar in any traditional manner : "you do need cords to plug the guitar in but that's pretty much it." (from documentary Half Japanese : The Band That Would Be King)
   
THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS STARCRAWLER
I Like Fun Starcrawler
Origin : Lincoln, Massachusetts // Brooklyn, New York, USA Origin : Los Angeles, California, USA
Genre : Alternative Rock, Indie Pop Rock Genre : Indie Rock

==>Twentieth studio album by the American band formed in 1982 by John Flansburgh and John Linnell.

==> Energetic debut album by the very young Californian band formed of members Arrow de Wilde, 18 (lead vocals), Henri Cash, 17 (guitar), Austin Smith, 22 (drums) and Tim Franco, 20 (bass). Arrow de Wilde is the daughter of rock photographer Autumn de Wilde and Father John Misty drummer Aaron Sperske.
   
SHOPPING PORCHES
The Official Body The House
Origin : London, England Origin : Pleasantville, New York, USA
Genre : Post Punk Genre : Indie Pop, Synthpop

==> Third studio album by the British trio, formed in 2012 and consisting of Rachel Aggs (guitar, vocals), Billy Easter (bass), Andrew Milk (drums).

==> Third studio album by Porches, American synth-pop project of musician Aaron Maine.
   
GLEN HANSARD FIRST AID KIT
Between Two Shores Ruins
Origin : Dublin, Ireland Origin : Stockholm, Sweden
Genre : Indie Folk, Folk Rock Genre : Indie Folk

==> Third studio solo album by the Irish singer-songwriter, actor (The Commitments), known as vocalist and guitarist for Irish group 'The Frames' and one half of the Folk duo 'The Swell Season'.

==> Fourth studio album by the Swedish Folk duo formed in 2007 by sisters Klara (vocals/guitar) and Johanna Söderberg (vocals/keyboards/Autoharp/bass guitar).
   
2 Comments
CaiqueNr
Newbie

I was waiting for this album TUNE-YARDS.

 

muzik5peaks
Newbie

I definitely think Super Whatevr's debut album is worth a listen!

 

We wrote a review too, why not check it out? http://muzikspeaks.com/super-whatevr-review

 

https://open.spotify.com/album/4M77jtvYBaemmK9IqbVJzr?si=pquPuOZIRuayHL-tlJJBAQ

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