July 1, 2016 : New Indie Albums Worth a Listen

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July 2016 - New Indie Releases


New Music Friday : July 1, 2016


Blood Orange Bat For Lashes
Freetown Sound The Bride
Origin : London, England Origin : London, England
Genre : Alternative RnB, Baroque Pop Genre : Indie Pop
==> Third studio album of Dev Hynes, British singer, songwriter, composer, producer and author, under the moniker Blood Orange. ==> Fourth studio album of Natasha Khan, English singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, better known by her stage name Bat for Lashes.
Beyond The Wizards Sleeve The Dirty Clergy
The Soft Bounce Rattlesnake
Origin : London, England Origin : Winfield, Alabama, USA
Genre : Psychedelic Genre : Indie Rock, Garage Rock
==> British duo made of Erol Alkan and Richard Norris, after several years of remixes and production for many artists since 2006, finally delivers it's first own album. Where 60s psychedelic meets Acid House. ==> Very good surprise with this new album where the American rock band develops its catchy choruses and smooth harmonies.
Message To Bears Stephen Steinbrink
Carved From Tides Anagrams
Origin : England Origin : Various places, USA
Genre : Electronic Folk Genre : Indie Pop
==> Fourth studio album of the English composer and multi-instrumentalist Jerome Alexander. "Alexander creates beautiful soundscapes by interweaving acoustic guitar, piano, electronics, ethereal samples, strings and hushed vocals." (from Last.fm) ==> Fourth studio album of the American singer-songwriter. Introspective songs with subtle melodies and arrangements.
Sara Watkins Delta Goodrem
Young In All The Wrong Ways Wings Of The Wild
Origin : Vista, California, USA Origin : Sydney, Australia
Genre : Folk / Bluegrass Genre : Indie Pop
==> First album on New West Records by the American singer-songwriter and fiddler, who debuted in 1989 as founding member of the progressive bluegrass group Nickel Creek with her brother Sean. ==> Fifth studio album of the Australian singer-songwriter and actress who began her career as a child actress.