So many artists, so little time. Each week we review a handful of new albums (of all genres), round up even more new music that we'd call "indie," and talk about what metal is coming out. We post music news, track premieres, and more all day. In these concertless times, that includes daily livestreams and live concert videos we love. We publish a monthly playlist of some of our favorite tracks. Here's a daily roundup with a bunch of interesting, newly released songs in one place…

RIC WILSON - "FIGHT LIKE IDA B & MARSHA P"

Fresh off releasing a collaborative EP with Terrace Martin (who then went on to release great protest songs with Leon Bridges and Denzel Curry) has now released a powerful new protest song, named after late 1800s/early 1900s civil rights leader Ida B. Wells and LGBTQ activist/Stonewall riots veteran Marsha P. Johnson. Ric wrote, "When I think about next level courage to ball your fist up & look Patriarchy, racist,sexism, homophobia & transphobia right in the eye & fight against it, I feel like blk folk like Ida B Well and Marsha P Johnson are of the bravest of us all. And if ima fight any injustice I wanna have the courage of blk queer & femme freedom fighters like them. I believe the liberation of black womxn and black trans womxn lead to the liberation of all black people."

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JOEY FATTS - "HAVIN' MY WAY" (ft. VINCE STAPLES)

Long Beach rapper Joey Fatts is releasing his new project Olive Boy this Friday (6/19) via Cutthroat Records, and it'll include this song featuring his frequent collaborator Vince Staples (and produced by Mike & Keys, who have worked with Nipsey Hussle, Buddy, Georgia Anne Muldrow, and more). Joey and Vince always prove to be a dynamic duo, and this song is no exception.

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RMR - "RASCAL" (REMIX ft. YOUNG THUG)

After releasing his debut EP Drug Dealing Is A Lost Art, RMR has released a new remix of the song that made him a viral star, "Rascal." "Rascal" was already an anti-cop anthem before the entire country took to the streets to protest police brutality, and Young Thug's new verse on this remix goes into even greater detail on that same theme.

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KHRUANGBIN - "PELOTA"

Khruangbin's new album Mordechai is out next week and the album finds them focusing on vocals for the first time, which is working out pretty well for them. "Pelota" adds a little flamenco to their groovy mix and the song comes with a wonderful animated video by Hugo Rodríguez Rodríguez.

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THE BETHS - "OUT OF SIGHT"

New Zealand's The Beths will release their second album, Jump Rope Gazers,, on July 10 and here's another soaring, poppy song from it. "The band playing on ‘Out Of Sight’ is more fragile than we usually allow ourselves to be," says singer-songwriter Liz Stokes. "We are trying to listen more deeply and be more open ended, it was confronting to do and sometimes even frustrating. But it came out great, Ben’s bass playing especially is beautifully melodic and gives the song a unique texture." The song's video, shot pre-lockdown, has the band on bird-watching adventures.

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TOBIN SPROUT - "BREAKING DOWN"

“I love old country songs, and had always wanted to use a pedal Steel on one of my songs at some point," says former Guided by Voices member Tobin Sprout. His wish comes true here. "Breaking Down seemed like the perfect song to use it on. Played by Drew Howard, it adds that texture of sound that makes sad lyrics even sadder.” It brings a lovely texture to "Empty Horses" which is from Tobin's new album, Empty Horses, that's out September 18 via Fire.

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JOCKSTRAP - "ROBERT" (ft. INJURY RESERVE)

Jockstrap's Wicked City EP comes out Friday via Warp, and here's another song from it. It features Injury Reserve, and it blends that group's avant-rap with moody spoken word and maximalist electronics.

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IRON WIGS - "BALLY ANIMALS & RUGBYS" (ft. ROC MARCIANO)

Iron Wigs -- the Chicago rap trio of Vic Spencer, Verbal Kent, and SonnyJim -- recently released "Problematic" (ft. Crimeapple) off their upcoming album Your Birthday's Cancelled (due 6/27 via Mello Music Group), and here's another smoky, laid-back track from the album featuring the great Roc Marciano.

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TEETH - "WRITHE"

TEETH (whose lineup includes former members of Every Time I Die, Dead and Divine, Straight Reads the Line, and more) have signed to New Damage Records and released a new metallic hardcore rager that's "directed towards the oppressors, the cowards, the abusers, and the people who violate your trust, and take advantage of it — whether it's crooked police, a family member, or a spouse."

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KOJEY RADICAL - "SAME BOAT" (ft. MEREBA)

UK sing-rapper Kojey Radical follows recent single "Proud of You" with another new jam, this time featuring US rapper/singer Mereba, who's fresh off releasing a truly great new song as a member of the supergroup/collective Spillage Village.

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EN MINOR - "BLUE"

Former Pantera frontman Phil Anselmo has been talking about his gothy, Swans/Nick Cave/Tom Waits-inspired project En Minor for years, and after releasing their first single "On The Floor" last year, they've now announced their debut album, When The Cold Truth Has Worn Its Miserable Welcome Out, due September 4 via Housecore Records. Along with the announcement comes new single "Blue," which is in that same dark, gravelly, bluesy world.

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ALISON MOSSHART - "RETURNING THE SCREW"

Alison Mosshart of The Kills, Dead Weather, Discount, etc has been focusing on her solo career this year, releasing a trio of solo tracks. Now she's announced a spoken-word album, Sound Wheel, the companion to her book of paintings, photographs, poetry, and short stories, CAR MA. Both are due out on August 7 via Third Man. A press release describes Sound Wheel as being about "cars, rock n’ roll, and love," and Alison says, "It’s not music but there are songs on it, it’s not spoken word, but I talk a lot." She's share the first single, the bluesy, spoken-sung, "Returning the Screw."

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VALKYRIE - "THE CHOICE"

Valkyrie, the Virginia heavy rock band led by former Baroness member Pete Adams and his brother Jake, have shared a second single off their new album Fear (due 7/24 via Relapse). As always, the Adams' brothers twin leads soar.

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SUNAMI - SUNAMI EP

San Jose hardcore band Sunami share members with Gulch and Hands of God, and after last year's three-song demo quickly made them the talk of certain corners of the hardcore community, they released this bone-crushing EP which only finds them sounding crisper and more intense. It features guest vocals by Drain frontman/Gulch drummer Sammy Ciaramitaro, Big Boy's Brandon Flores, and MH Chaos' Dave Chaos.

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REGIONAL JUSTICE CENTER - "KKK TATTOO"

If the Sunami EP isn't enough brash, cop-hating hardcore for you, this new Regional Justice Center rager should do the trick. 100% of proceeds benefit The Bail Project.

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NANA GRIZOL - "PLANTATION COUNTRY"

Georgia band Nana Grizol have released this protest single that is a fiery indictment of plantation tourism in the south. "The song asks what it means for state tourism boards to promote whitewashed versions of these places as sites of leisure, and what psychic damage must these narratives do," says the band's Theo Hilton. "It asks how symbols of white supremacy uphold as they obscure present-day connections to plantation pasts. Written from the perspective of someone socialized as white in the shadow of these places, 'Plantation Country' explores the hurt they continue to inflict. It looks to self-work and solidarities across difference for the potential to unlearn this harmful conditioning." The song is from thier new album, South Somewhere Else, that's out June 26 and sales of this song benefit Southerners on New Ground, a Southern multi-racial anchor institution that organizes LGBTQ leaders to fight for and win policy, structural, and cultural change.

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KATE TEAGUE - "THE TEMPORARY"

Alabama singer songwriter Kate Teague released her self-titled debut EP back in September, and now she's back with a lush, dreamy new single, "The Temporary." Kate says she "wrote this song when I first started listening to experimental artists like Colleen and Jenny Hval, so I was beginning to play around with the idea of drum and synth loops. I also wrote this right before a big transition in my life (which I’m still very much experiencing), but those feelings of hindrance and uneasiness about the future have taken on a new meaning for me during this pandemic."

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PRISM TATS - "AVALANCHE" (LEONARD COHEN COVER)

“When I started to work on this cover I was in the midst of a deep dive into challenging my own approach to writing lyrics and I thought what better way to do so than studying one of my favorite songs by one of my favorite artists,” said Prism Tats aka Garrett Van Der Spek, on his synthy take of this Leonard Cohen classic. “So what started out as a personal experiment not intended for release, turned into my first cover and my first collaboration as Prism Tats. The next step in my Leonard Cohen study is to try wearing a suit every day."

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HANNAH GEORGAS - "DREAMS"

Toronto artist Hannah Georgas announced a new LP, All That Emotion, due out September 4 on Brassland and Arts & Crafts. It was produced by The National's Aaron Dessner, and fans of Feist will likely find something to like in its songs. About latest single, "Dreams," Hannah says, "In my past, I have let my insecurities play into relationships and have pushed people away because I have felt like I'm not deserving of love. This song explores the idea of breaking down those barriers of insecurity and being more open."

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IDLES - "GROUNDED"

"We wanted to make the sound of our own hearts’ marching band, armed with a jack hammer and a smile," says IDLES frontman Joe Talbot. The band's new album, Ultra Mono, is out in September.

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SPICE - "26 DOGS"

Ceremony offshoot Spice released a new song off their upcoming self-titled debut LP, and this one's a little more anthemic and soaring than the last couple tracks they put out.

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COLTER WALL - "WESTERN SWING & WALTZES"

Country singer Colter Wall has announced a new album and released the first single. Read more here.

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VARIOUS ARTISTS - SAVING FOR A CUSTOM VAN (ADAM SCHLESINGER TRIBUTE)

We lost Adam Schlesinger to COVID-19 earlier this year and now 30 of his friends and fellow artists have contributed covers to a new tribute album, Saving for a Custom Van. The tribute includes Nada Surf, Ted Leo, Belly's Tanya Donelly & Gail Greenwood, Jeff Rosenstock, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend's Rachel Bloom, Motion City Soundtrack, Charly Bliss, Sad13 (Sadie Dupuis of Speedy Ortiz), Apex Manor, Ben Lee & Sarah Silverman, Remember Sports, Mikey Erg, Letters to Cleo's Kay Hanley and more.

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