Welcome to an exciting week of new music featuring fresh voices and sounds such as the long-awaited debut studio albums from New York rapper Papoose and Dublin five-piece country-rock band Little Green Cars, the third album by Tennessee Americana heroes The Black Lillies, and the sophomore effort by Northern California pop punk crew The Story So Far.
Please allow our New Music Tuesday playlist to reacquaint you with some old favourite artists and discover some new ones. Read the Playlist Notes below for some more information as you listen, and then hop on over to the Rdio New Releases page to browse the complete collection.
Wavves - Afraid of Heights
Fresh off the band’s collaboration with OutKast rapper Big Boi, the San Diego surf-inflected indie rockers spring forth with this fourth album.
The Strokes - Comedown Machine
Julian Casablancas and crew sound even more adventurous (and sexy!) on their fifth album of American rock.
Depeche Mode - Delta Machine
The seminal British electronic band drops a lucky 13th album and the first in four years.
Thompson Square - Just Feels Good
The country music duo (and real life couple) of Kiefer and Shawna Thompson succeed the hit single “If I Didn’t Have You” with the followup to their self-titled 2011 debut.
Diplo - Express Yourself Remix EP
Producers such as DJ Mustard, CRNKN, Sleepy Tom, Expendable Youth & Krusha season Diplo’s already party-worthy original songs with doses of ratchet, trap, jungle, and other hyped up sounds.