March 30, 2018 : new albums worth a listen

March 30, 2018 : new albums worth a listen

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March 2018 - New Album Releases


New Music Friday : March 30, 2018

Virtue Freedom
Origin : New York City, New York, USA Origin : New York City, New York, USA
Genre : Experimental Rock, Art Rock Genre : Indie Rock, Psychedelic Rock

==> Second studio album by the American band formed in 2013 by Julian Casablancas of the band The Strokes. The Voidz stated that they wished Virtue to be more accessible than their debut, Tyranny in 2014.

==> Fifth studio album by the American band formed in 2006 by musician, singer-songwriter Damon McMahon, previously member of the band Inouk.
Combat Sports Her
Origin : London, England Origin : Rennes, France
Genre : Indie Rock Genre : Indie Pop, Post-Rock

==> Fourth studio album,, released through Columbia Records, by the British band formed in 2010 and led by Justin Hayward-Young (lead vocals, guitar).

==> Self-titled debut major-release by the French band formed in 2015, originally as a duo consisting of Victor Solf and Simon Carpentier. After Simon passed away in 2017, following a battle against cancer, Victor, sole member has finished the album, as asked by Simon before his death. Most of the album was written and composed with Carpentier present, Solf handled the majority of the studio work that resulted in the final release.
Liberty Vessel
Origin : Toronto, Ontario, Canada Origin : New York City, New York, USA
Genre : Alternative Country Genre : Indie Rock, Indie Pop

==> Five full length album by the Canadian musician, singer-songwriter, who lived in Nashville, Tennessee, before go back to Canada after getting married.

==> Third studio album by Greta Kline, American musician, singer-songwriter, better known by her stage name Frankie Cosmos. Daughter of actors Kevin Kline and Phoebe Cates, she is also the former bass guitarist of the band Porches.
Yesterday Was Forever Haze
Origin : London, England Origin : New York City, New York, USA
Genre : Indie Pop, Indie Rock Genre : Indie Folk/Pop

==> Fourth studio album by the British musician, singer-songwriter, actress, active since 2006. Her best known role is playing the character Rhonda "Britanica" Richardson on the Netflix series GLOW.

==> Brilliant debut album by the American band released through Big Crown Records. "Fronted by 19-year-old singer/bassist Shannon Wise and 21-year-old guitarist/producer Max Shrager, The Shacks are already well on their way to becoming one of the year’s big breakouts, and their remarkable debut album, ‘Haze,’ solidifies their status as a band with ability to deliver on the well-deserved buzz." (from band bandcamp)
Flaneur Your Queen Is A Reptile
Origin : Perth, Australia Origin : London, England
Genre : Indie Pop/Rock, Roots Genre : Jazz, World

==> Debut album by The Australian band formed in 2014 and consisting of Ben Arnold, Andrew Trewin, Bryn Ryan, Barry Elverd. "Flaneur is the kind of album that really sets a band off and solidifies their spot within the Aussie music scene." (Rabbit Radio)

==> Third studio album by the British Jazz group formed in 2011. The band uses saxophone and clarinet, tuba, and two drummers to make their music and features a mixture of jazz, rock, Caribbean folk and African music.