May 26, 2017 : new indie albums worth a listen

May 26, 2017 : new indie albums worth a listen

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May 2017 - New Indie Releases


New Music Friday : May 26, 2017


Kids in the Street Different Days
Origin : Nashville, Tennessee, USA Origin : West Midlands/Northwich, England
Genre : Americana, Indie Folk-Blues Genre : Alternative Rock
==> Eighth studio album by the American musician, singer-songwriter, son of the alternative country artist, Steve Earle. ==> Thirteenth studio album by the British band formed in 1989 and consisting currently of lead vocalist Tim Burgess, guitarist Mark Collins, bassist Martin Blunt and keyboardist Tony Rogers.
The Amazons #1 Hit Single
Origin : Reading, England Origin : Brooklyn, new York, USA
Genre : Indie Rock Genre : Indie Power Pop/Punk
==> Debut album by the British band released by Fiction Records. They were included in the BBC's "Sound of 2017" and MTV's "Brand New 2017" lists. They have also be named a band to listen to in 2017 by NME, The Independent and BBC Radio 1. ==> Debut album by the energetic American trio consisting of guitarist Dave Medina, Porches drummer Cameron Wisch and LVL UP member Greg Rutkin. They started to play together in 2013.
Swarmculture Latent Whispers
Origin : Leeds, England Origin : England
Genre : Indie Rock, Psychedelic Genre : Electronic Post-Punk
==> Debut album by the british band released by Alcopop! Records. "Recorded with Matt Peel (Pulled Apart By Horses, Eagulls) at The Nave, an atmospheric Leeds studio built into a converted church, the group set out to create a dark, heavy, psychedelic record which still had the pop structure and hooks to make people dance." (Flick Of The Finger Magazine) ==> Brilliant debut album by the British duo consisting of Savages bassist Ayşe Hassan and fellow bassist Kendra Frost.
Hurricanes and Halos Diversions, Vol.4 : The Songs and Poems of Molly Drake
Origin : Stockholm, Sweden Origin : England
Genre : Psychedelic doom metal Genre : Indie Folk
==> Fifth studio album by the Swedish band released through Nuclear Blast. For health issues, founder Leif Edling quit playing live shows with the band but he is still active as songwriter. For this new album, singer Jennie-Ann Smith and guitarist Marcus Jidell also contributed to the songwriting. ==> This new album, by the British Folk group, contains recordings of songs and poems written by Molly Drake, the mother of Nick Drake, and recitations of Molly's poems by her daughter Gabrielle Drake. An album of further poems and songs The Songs and Poems of Molly Drake : Extras, was released simultaneously.
Berdreyminn Slør (English Version)
Origin : Iceland Origin : Faroe Islands
Genre : Progressive Rock, Metal Genre : Art Pop, Chamber Pop
==> Sixth studio album by the Icelandic band formed in 1995 and released through Season Of Mist Records. ==> English version of the album Slør released in 2015 by the Faroese singer-songwriter known for a distinct voice and a wide range of interests in various music genres spanning rock, jazz, folk, pop and European classical music.