The latest New Music Weekly playlist looks at the past, present and future with the standout songs of the week from releases including a collection from the late Arthur Russell as well as the latest songs from the likes of San Francisco rock outfit Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, UK melodic hard rockers Young Guns, Nashville pop act Coin, breakout Latin singer Raquel Sofia, Canadian shoegazers No Joy and the anticipated artists you’ll read about in the Playlist Notes below.
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Muse - Drones
Matthew Bellamy and company get back to the rock basics on their seventh studio album.
A Thousand Horses - Southernality
The Nashville group’s second album is buoyed by the number one country hit single “Smoke.”
Galantis - Pharmacy
A Swedish electronic duo responsible for global pop hits as producers use their songwriting magic for their own album of electro house bangers.
Of Monsters And Men - Beneath The Skin (Deluxe)
Iceland’s indie folk ambassadors return with lush and dramatic arrangements on the sophomore album.
FFS - FFS (Deluxe Edition)
Franz Ferdinand and Sparks meet for a surprise collaborative album melding their elegant and eclectic sensibilities.
Tamia - Love Life
The Canadian R&B singer fills her sixth album with bright and happy love songs.
Tove Styrke - Kiddo
Effervescent electropop beats accompany the bubbly Swedish singer on her second album.