The latest New Music Weekly playlist is highly classified and full of surprises! Here’s a little taste of what we can tell you about for now before you listen (and read the Playlist Notes): You’ll be hearing the musical debut of X-Files star David Duchovny, something catchy from Canada’s Patrick Watson, stirring soul from UK singer Ben Khan, and uplifting indie pop from Sweden’s Urban Cone. Subscribe to the New Music Weekly playlist so you’re always locked in with the latest from our hand-picked sets, and visit the Rdio New Releases to hear the full albums from these and many more artists.
Snoop Dogg - BUSH
The rapper’s 13th album, executive produced by Pharrell Williams, features Stevie Wonder, Gwen Stefani, Charlie Wilson and Kendrick Lamar.
Various Artists - Pitch Perfect 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
The soundtrack to the hit movie’s sequel features a ballad by Jessie J and several plot reveals.
Surfer Blood - 1000 Palms
The Florida band returns with an exuberant record of guitar-pop, much of it self-recorded in the living room of its drummer’s parents’ house.
The Tallest Man On Earth - Dark Bird Is Home
The Swedish indie folk artist opens up a more personal side on his gritty fourth album.
Incubus - Trust Fall (Side A)
The SoCal alt-rockers return with a four-song set, the first of two EPs to drop in 2015.
Steve Aoki - Neon Future II
EDM’s king of cake crafts dark club anthems with the help of Snoop Lion, Rivers Cuomo and Linkin Park.
Tyondai Braxton - HIVE1
Battles’ former singer and guitarist offers an experimental solo album melding electronic and analog sounds.