Time is precious, so why not cut to the chase and just hear the best new songs of the week right away? Riders of the fast lane, kindly direct your listening attention to the New Music Weekly playlist, which features the first taste of upcoming albums by Jessie Ware and Weezer, plus the latest party banger from Lil Jon featuring Tyga, a new single from Jason Aldean, and the Record Store Day EP release from The Black Angels; read the Playlist Notes below for some fun facts on some of the biggies.
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Alvvays - Alvvays
The Toronto-based quartet pronounced always emerges with a debut album of timeless, sun-soaked indie pop that’s been compared to California act Best Coast despite its Canadian origin.
Joyce Manor - Never Hungover Again
Southern California-reared pop punk specialists join Epitaph Records (home of Rancid, Weezer and Social Distortion) for their third album, which at 19 minutes is the band’s longest release to date.
5 Seconds of Summer - 5 Seconds of Summer (Deluxe Edition)
The Aussie YouTube stars known for their pop cover tunes finally emerge with a debut album of original songs.
Banks - “Beggin for Thread”
A haunting new single from the Los Angeles singer-songwriter born Jillian Banks and one of Rdio's 2014 Artists To Watch is a preview from her forthcoming debut album Goddess, which is expected in September.
The Raveonettes - Pe’ahi
The Danish indie rock duo of Sharin Foo and Sune Rose Wagner name their seventh album after a Hawaiian surf spot.