January 20, 2017 : new indie albums worth a listen

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January 2017 - New Indie Releases


New Music Friday : January 20, 2017


Foxygen Austra
Hang Future Politics
Origin : Agoura Hills, California, USA Origin : Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Genre : Psyche Pop, Indie Rock Genre : Synthpop, Electro Pop
==> Fourth studio album by the Californian duo on "Jagjaguwar" label. Once again, Jonathan Rado and Sam France display all their creativity and sense of melodies and arrangements. Brilliant. ==> Third studio album by the Canadian electronic music project founded by Katie Stelmanis and Maya Postepski in 2009.
Loyle Carner Tim Cohen
Yesterday's Gone Luck Man
Origin : South London, England Origin : Syracuse, New York > San Francisco, USA
Genre : Alternative Hip Hop, Grime Genre : Indie Folk-Rock, Experimental
==> Debut album by the British Grime / Hip Hop musician and actor. His style has been described as "sensitive and eloquent". ==> Fourth studio album under his own name by the American singer-songwriter, frontman of the band : The Fresh & Onlys.
Menace Beach AFI
Lemon Memory AFI (The Blood Album)
Origin : Leeds, England Origin : Ukiah, California, USA
Genre : Indie Rock Genre : Punk Rock, Alternative Rock
==> Second studio album by the British indie rock band active since 2012 and formed by core members Ryan Needham and Liza Violet. ==> Tenth studio album by the American band (A Fire Inside) formed in 1991 and having the same line-up since 1998.
Shy Girls Drab Majesty
Salt The Demonstration
Origin : Pennsylvania > Portland, Oregon, USA Origin : Los Angeles, California
Genre : Indie Pop, Alternative RnB Genre : New Wave, Dark Wave, Post Punk
==> Debut album by Shy Girls, project of American singer-songwriter, record producer, Dan Vidmar. ==> Second studio album of the band started as a "bedroom" project in 2012 and expanded as a duo in 2016 with growing audiences.
Michael Chapman The Proper Ornaments
50 Foxhole
Origin : Leeds, England Origin : London, England
Genre : Alternative Folk Genre : Psyche Pop
==> New album in the abundant discography of the British singer-songwriter whose career has been starting in 1966. This album is celebrating 50 years as a professional musician. ==> Foxhole is the second album by Proper Ornaments, project of James Hoare (Ultimate Painting, Veronica Falls) and Max Oscarnold (Toy, Pink Flames).