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, show recaps, track premieres, and more all day. That includes a lot of tour announcements, a list of tonight’s NYC shows, and NY shows that just went on sale. 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…

DEERHOOF - "FAREWELL SYMPHONY"

"Just imagine if all the living things that've been done in by capitalism could reunite for one big final bow!," says Greg Saunier of Deerhoof's new single. "All the extinct cool underground music scenes, all the extinct species of plants and animals, all the extinct arts and educational and political systems that were meant to help people...they'd all be there!" "Farewell Symphony" is a pretty wigged out track, and the video was edited together from six different performances of the last movement of Franz Joseph Haydn's "Farewell" Symphony that Deerhoof found on the internet. Deerhoof's new album, Future Teenage Cave Artists, is out May 29 through Joyful Noise.

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THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS - "NO ONE"

The Psychedelic Furs were set to release Made of Rain, their first album in nearly three decades, next week but with the coronavirus messing everything up, the release date has been pushed to July 31. To tide you over a little, the band have released a new single from the album. "No-One" is set to an atmospheric slow simmer, with Richard Butler's unmistakable voice flies atop.

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ROSIE TUCKER - "ARROW" (JEFFREY LEWIS COVER)

Rosie Tucker has been covering Jeffrey Lewis' "Arrow" while out on tour, and now they've recorded a studio version of the song, too. "“For me it’s a song of disassociation," Rosie writes, "born in the uncanny space where the onslaught of time bends beneath the weight of present circumstances. Consider the crap on the nightstand: at once innocent and sinister, it towers over the apartment, the building, the whole city around it, if you believe in the city at all. The song’s speaker struggles to square his solipsistic impulses with knowledge of the wider world, collapses into a flurry of questions before ascending to sleep, where he will certainly dream alone."

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MODERN NATURE FT. ITASCA - "HARVEST" FT. KAYLA COHEN OF ITASCA

Modern Nature release their mini-LP Annual on June 5 via Bella Union. The record explores the seasons and as you might expect, "Harvest" represents autumn, with burnt-orange tones and guest vocals from Kayla Cohen of Itasca. Bandleader Jack Cooper says, "A lot of the words and ideas that became the bones of the song were written the days after a vivid experience in Lewes for Bonfire Night" and of the video says "Lockdown Britain forced us (my wife Tsouni and I) into making our directorial debut and this is the outcome. A moving snapshot of the year through the medium of everyday objects. The record moves from winter through the seasons and back to winter... We end up back where we began... It's familiar, many of the objects are the same but everything has morphed.”

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RIDE - "JUMP JET (REIMAGINED BY PÊTR ALEKSÄNDER)"

Here's another track from Ride's Clouds in the Mirror, where production duo Pêtr Aleksänder (aka Noah & The Whale’s Tom Hobden and Two Door Cinema Club’s Eliot James) have reworked Ride's 2019 album This Is Not A Safe Place into something more orchestral and ethereal. For more, here's Ride's Andy Bell: "Pêtr Aleksänder took our album’s vocal tracks and formed an entirely new album around them, and the results are inspired, often really beautiful, and at times, totally mental. They have crafted a delicate web of string and synthesiser arrangements which draws you into a whole other world than our version of the album. I love what they’ve created."

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BRAIN (MATTHEW DEAR) - "BOSS"

Matthew Dear has a new techno-oriented project called Brain which will release its debut EP, The World, on May 15. Lead track "Boss" skits across the surface with ticking hi-hats with the bass sends sonar pings deep below.

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LISTLESS - "NO REMORSE"

Listless, who call themselves a "six-piece revenge band" and whose lineup includes drummer John Crogan (of .gif from god, Ostraca, and other bands), have an upcoming split with Amygdala, and it'll include this gnarled dose of raw, metallic hardcore.

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THE PAUSES - "LIMP" (FIONA APPLE COVER)

The Pauses have been sharing covers from isolation in their ongoing "Quarantunes" series, and for the most recent one they took on Fiona Apple, going back to her sophomore album When the Pawn... "It's Quarantunes Vol. 3," they write, "wherein our respective animals, who are far more talented and adept at handling this whole quarantine thing than we are, hijack our video series to show us how it's done. With a marginal amount of help from us, they tackle “Limp” by Fiona Apple, another song that we feel has taken on a new meaning for these times. Keep an eye out for some particularly impressive percussion work by Arrow and Dottie, and some aimless, but adorable wandering by Lily. Til’ next time, cuddle up with your incarcerated pets and play along. For those with pets who can't, maybe spring for those piano lessons next time they show an interest."

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JAYSON GREEN & THE JERK - "TOO MUCH BEAUTY"

Just the other day, we were reminiscing about screamo legends Orchid, and here's a new song from Orchid frontman Jayson Green's synthpop project. It features backing vocals by Nancy Whang (LCD Soundsystem/The Juan Maclean) and Monika Heidemann (The Juan Maclean/The Phenomenal Handclap Band), and it's very much in the LCD Soundsystem realm. Jayson says it's from an upcoming full-length album, so stay tuned for more on that.

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QUELLE CHRIS & CHRIS KEYS - "MIRAGE" (ft. EARL SWEATSHIRT, DENMARK VESSEY, MERRILL GARBUS & BIG SEN)

Quelle Chris & Chris Keys' new album Innocent Country 2 drops this week (4/24) via Mello Music Group, and today the song with Earl Sweatshirt (who raps like the old days on this one) is here. It also features Denmark Vessey, Tune-Yards' Merrill Garbus, and Big Sen, and it's a hell of a song.

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AB-SOUL - "DANGEROOKIPAWAA FREESTYLE"

Ab-Soul is back with a new one, and it's a head-nodding, soul-sampling dose of throwback rap.

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DEFAULT GENDERS - PAIN MOP GIRL 2020 (LP STREAM)

James Brooks, formerly half of Elite Gymnastics, released his most recent album as Default Genders, Main Pop Girl 2019, last year, and now its follow-up is here. "I don't really see it is a remix album," he writes. "It kinda is to main pop girl 2019 what FF7 remake is to the original: it has the same characters, some similar dialogue, and many story beats, but it's a new thing."

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MOOR JEWELRY (MOOR MOTHER + MENTAL JEWELRY) - TRUE OPERA

Avant-garde rapper/poet Moor Mother and noise producer Mental Jewelry have a new collaborative album out, and as you'd probably expect from these too, it's loud, brash, in-your-face music that can't be easily pigeonholed but can be easily enjoyed.

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GANSER - "LUCKY"

Chicago's Ganser return with new album Just Look at That Sky which will be out July 31 on Felte. The album was produced by Electrelane's Mia Clarke and the latest single is "Lucky," which melds post-punk with Chicago's long noiserock tradition. “‘Lucky’ is a commentary on personal feelings of inadequacy and how these feelings can often result in unhealthy or extreme behaviors,” says Ganser's Nadia Garofalo. “Especially now, as we are in a time of uncertainty, it feels like we have even less control over what is happening to and around us. Isn’t it shitty when things don’t work out the way we’d hoped?!”

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STEVE GUNN - LIVIN' IN BETWEEN EP (NEIL YOUNG, MISFITS, MICHAEL CHAPMAN COVERS)

Steve Gunn has gathered up an EP's worth of covers that were originally released as web sessions on various sites. He covers Neil Young's "Motion Pictures," Michael Chapman's "Among the Trees" and Misfits' "Astro Zombies."

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MIKAU - "PHANTOMa/mode.1:your_nervous_system_leaves_much_to_be_desired"

Not only do we highly recommend the new Infant Island, we also are fans of this new rager by Mikau, the DC metalcore band Infant Island drummer Austin O'Rourke also plays in.

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GOOD LOOKING FRIENDS - GOOD LOOKING FRIENDS

NYC emo band Good Looking Friends made their new self-titled album with TWIABP's Chris Teti, and if you like that band's super ambitious emo/post-rock/chamber pop fusion, you'll also probably like this album which features multiple vocalists, horns, strings, and very good songwriting.

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KAFKA. / JUNIOR LEAGUES / VIRGINIA ON DUTY / TDOAFS SPLIT

Here's a killer four-way screamo split from Prague's kafka., Russia's Junior Leagues, Malaysia's Virginia On Duty, and Montreal's tdoafs. If you're unfamiliar with any of them, this is a fine introduction. All of these songs rip, and the split flies by, leaving you wanting more.

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REDWOODS - (SELF-TITLED)

Here's another killer screamo record that just dropped - new EP from California's Redwoods, who put out some live recordings beforer this, but who make their studio-recorded debut with this EP. Veronika Reinert's voice is like a serrated knife, and Brandon Brunt's gut-punching drum tone is no small part of this EP's appeal either.

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PLAGUE WALKER - PARA MIS ENEMIGOS

One more: Indiana's Plague Walker follow 2017's Palomas EP with their first full-length, and it's 16 tracks of dark, raw, throat-shredding screamo that will shake you to your core.

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O'BROTHER - HALOGEN EYE"

O'Brother have shared a second single off their upcoming Manchester Orchestra-produced album You and I. This one features Simon Neil of Biffy Clyro, and it's a nice dose of post-hardcore/alt-rock.

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ULTHAR - "THROUGH DOWNWARD DYNASTIES"

Bay Area death metallers Ulthar have announced their sophomore album and shared this monstrous lead single, which you can read more about here.

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CHELSEA WOLFE & MEMS OF DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN, MUTOID MAN & MORE - "CRAZY TRAIN" (OZZY OSBOURNE COVER)

It's as awesome as you'd hope; read more here.

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BILLIE JOE ARMSTRONG - "THAT THING YOU DO!"

Today's edition of Billie Joe's "No Fun Mondays" cover series is in, and we wrote more about it here.

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NUVOLASCURA - "APYREXY"

LA screamo band Nuvolascura will follow last year's great self-titled debut LP with As We Suffer From Memory and Imagination, due this summer via Zegema Beach/Dog Knights. Like their debut, they made it with the great Jack Shirley, and the first single is the searing "Apyrexy."

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