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…

BULLY - "EVERY TRADITION"

Grunge revivalist Bully's anticipated new album SUGAREGG arrives 8/21 via Sub Pop, and here's another instantly-satisfying, super fun song from it.

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BOLDY JAMES & THE ALCHEMIST - "POTS AND PANS" (ft. THE COOL KIDS & SHORTY K)

Boldy James & The Alchemist's The Price of Tea in China is one of this year's best rap albums so far, and it's set to get a deluxe edition this Friday. One of the new bonus tracks is "Pots and Pans" featuring The Cool Kids and Shorty K, which is out now.

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MOOR MOTHER & BILLY WOODS - "FURIES"

Moor Mother and billy woods just teamed up on the new album Shrines by Armand Hammer (aka Elucid and billy woods), and now they've teamed up once again for the psychedelic, abstract rap of "Furies."

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STEVE VON TILL - "INDIFFERENT EYES"

Neurosis' Steve Von Till's new solo album No Wilderness Deep Enough comes out 8/7 via Neurot, and if you like Neurosis' softer side, all of the singles from this album have so far scratched that same itch. This new one is no exception.

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KATH BLOOM - "BLINDED"

Cult folk legend Kath Bloom will release a new album, Bye Bye These Are the Days, on August 14 via Dear Life Records, and the first single is the tender, gorgeous "Blinded."

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SLOW PULP - "IDAHO"

Chicago via Madison, WI band Slow Pulp announced their debut album, Moveys, due out on October 9 via Winspear. The first single is the grungy, slow burning "Idaho," which is tempered by vocalist and guitarist Emily Massey's cooly commanding vocals.

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H.E.R. - "DO TO ME"

The great soul/R&B singer H.E.R. goes reggae on her latest single.

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SILVERSUN PICKUPS - "TOY SOLDIERS" (MARTIKA COVER)

Silversun Pickups' latest single is a cover of Martika's 1989 chart-topper "Toy Soldiers" (which also got a boost when Eminem prominently sampled it in 2004) and their version keeps the charm of the original intact while also making it sound like a Silversun Pickups song.

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TRAVIS - "VALENTINE"

Long-running UK band Travis return in October with their new album 10 Songs, and here's another early taste. Says frontman Fran Healy, "'Valentine' was recorded as a predominately live performance in December 2019 at Rak studios in London. It’s the closest Travis have gotten sonically to our debut album, Good Feeling. Alex Harvey-esque.”

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WAX CHATTELS - "NO TIES"

Intense New Zealand trio Wax Chattels are back with second album, Clot, which will be out September 25 via Captured Tracks. First single "No Ties" allows just the slightest of new wave pop into their ferocious sound. "Being a first generation immigrant, I’ve never had a personal connection with my extended family," says Amanda Cheng. "There’s an incomparable loneliness rooted in this — I think the weight of parental sacrifice and cultural estrangement is difficult for other Kiwis to understand. 'No Ties' comes from these frustrations, and the helpless desperation of watching the present-day political confrontations in my other, would-have-been, home."

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!!! (CHK CHK CHK) - "DO THE DIAL TONE"

Dance-punk vets !!! will release new EP, Heavy Kats, on July 31 via Warp. The first single is "Do the Dial Tone" which finds them exploring new territory: 2-step garage. "This is us exploring the outer edges of what we do,” says frontman Nic Offer. “We try a lot of different things with the hopes of coming up with something fresh by getting it wrong. How wrong did we get it this time?” Offer also says the single is a "KLF/Enigma-type call and response on the eve of destruction" so fans of the early '90s may also want to take note.

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YOUNG KNIVES - "SOCIETY FOR CUTTING UP MEN"

UK duo Young Knives' new album Barbarians, their first in seven years, is out in September and finds them mostly ditching the twitchy post-punk of their '00s output in favor of very dark, out-there psychedelia. The latest single is "Society for Cutting Up Men," which is named after Valerie Solanas' 1968 feminist political pamphlet the SCUM Manifesto. “I really just wanted to write a song from this position," says the band's Henry Dartnall. "The basic idea is that women should rise up and the man is obsolete. It sounds extreme but when I read it she is so spot on about how men work and how we have deemed certain things to represent 'success' and power,' but really it can be argued that it’s all a myth and we are free to change this if we really wanted to. So it’s an imagined female uprising where it’s not about a peaceful march, or using the traditional “male” routes to law changes etc, it���s about violently and passionately removing men from the picture. The Society for Cutting Up Men will rise to the top.”

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ELLIS - BEDROOM COVERS (EP STREAM)

Canadian songwriter Linnea Siggelkow released her debut LP as Ellis, Born Again, in April, and now she's followed it with a new EP with covers of Taylor Swift, Dinosaur Jr., and The Used. "I haven't been feeling very inspired to write lately," she says. "The world is feeling equally chaotic and slow, my mind feels very strange, so I have focused on learning other people's songs and it's been sort of a nice break. I wanted to cover songs by artists that have influenced me musically and as a songwriter."

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MATTIEL - "LOOKING DOWN THE BARREL OF A GUN" (BEASTIE BOYS COVER)

Mattiel have a new 7" single on the way that features two connected covers: The Beastie Boys' "Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun" and The Clash's "Guns of Brixton." Says Mattiel Brown about the video for "Barrel," which she directed, "we hoped to capture the energy of the song in our own way. The circular shots are a bit of a nod to the Beasties’ love for using a fisheye lens in so many of their videos. We shot this during a pandemic, and we’re all still waist deep in global crisis - so I feel grateful that we were able to get good results during a time where video production can be especially challenging.”

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CUNTS - "THE NAIL"

Cunts (whose lineup includes Michael Crain of Dead Cross/Retox and Matt Cronk of Qui) dropped a new noise-punk rager that they wrote and recorded during the pandemic. "The track is basically about the fear and uncertainty of living through a pandemic and facing a legitimate apocalypse in the midst of a massive social revolution," Cronk tells Revolver. Crain adds, "To me, the title of the track encapsulates it all. The nail, the end, the end of the old, the death of the old ways, the old system, the death of bigotry, racists and the old system. Nail that coffin shut."

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VALKYRIE - "EVIL EYE"

Valkyrie, the Virginia heavy rock band led by former Baroness member Pete Adams and his brother Jake, are nearing the release of their new album Fear (due 7/24 via Relapse), and here's another hard, riffy, anthemic rocker from it.

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MOON TOOTH - "AWE AT ALL ANGLES" (ACOUSTIC)

NYC prog metallers Moon Tooth are releasing an EP with acoustic reworks of four songs and one new one (called "Six of Swords") on July 31 via Pure Noise. The first taste of Violent Grief: Acoustic Selections is this new version of "Awe At All Angles" from 2019's Crux.

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HURAÑA - "MI GGENERACIÓN"

Chiapas punks HURAÑA are releasing the Brujas, Cholas E Inventadas 7" on July 31 via Iron Lung Records, and first single "Mi Ggeneración" is an acid-splashed punk burner that -- as Iron Lung also says -- would probably appeal to fans of Dead Kennedys' darker side.

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URSULA - "FICKLE"

Apple Valley, California's Ursula are releasing the three-song Evergreen EP on August 7 via Indecision Records, and first single "Fickle" injects tough, metallic hardcore with emotional honesty and just a hint of atmosphere and melody.

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GHOUL - "THE NECTARNOMICON"

Splatterthrashers Ghoul (who, like Nekrogoblikon, are "running for president") are back with a totally chaotic, sensory overload of a new song, "The Nectarnomicon."

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KOMMAND - "RADIATION"

LA death metallers Kommand are following two self-released demos with their first proper full-length, Terrorscape, on July 17 via Maggot Stomp, and first single "Radiation" is raw, sludgy death metal that's equal parts brutal and hypnotic. Listen at Decibel.

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IN PARALLEL - "LEAVE IT WITH THE GHOST"

Earlier today, we posted a list of 28 essential songs from the shoegaze / heavy crossover, including Hopesfall's collaboration with Hum's Matt Talbott and Failure's classic "Saturday Savior," so with all that kinda stuff on our minds, that makes now a very good time to learn that Hopesfall guitarist/songwriter Ryan Parrish's other band In Parallel have a new EP on the way that was mixed by Failure frontman Ken Andrews. Read more about the very good lead single "Leave It With the Ghost" here.

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FUTURE ISLANDS - "FOR SURE"

Last summer, Future Islands went out on an East Coast tour to test out new some new music and now they're ready for everyone to hear it. At least one song. "For Sure" is Future Islands' first new single in three years and it features Jenn Wasner of fellow Baltimore band Wye Oak on backing vocals, and is a typically uplifting, danceable Future Islands anthem.

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BECK - "NO DISTRACTION" (KHRUANGBIN REMIX)

The ever-youthful Beck turns 50 today -- happy birthday, Beck! -- and as a gift to his fans has shared a Khruangbin remix of "No Distraction" which was originally on his 2017 album Colors. The '80s new wave funk of the original has been stripped away and, for all intents and purposes, turned into a Khruangbin song, all groovy, hazy beats and distant vocals.

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GERARD WAY - "HERE COMES THE END"

My Chemical Romance's Gerard Way has shared a new single, "Here Comes the End." It's a glammy stomper and with backing vocals from Judith Hill, that sounds somewhere between The Velvet Underground and The Rolling Stones, or like something Primal Scream might've released during the peak Britpop '90s."

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DEHD - "MONTH"

Chicago's Dehd release their new album Flower of Devotion next week and here's one more sneak peak. "Month" is a hazy, harmony-filled expression of that "never-ending new summer feeling."

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KNOT (EX-KRILL) - "FOAM"

Boston indie group Krill called it quits in 2015, but reunited in 2018 to open for LVL UP's final tour. Now, all three members of Krill -- Jonah Furman (now on guitar, vox), Aaron Ratoff (guitar and bass), and Ian Becker (drums) -- have reunited and, with the addition of guitarist Joe DeManuelle-Hall, have formed a new band, Knot. "Foam" is the first single of Knot's debut album, which is out in August.

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STEVE ARRINGTON - "KEEP DREAMIN'"

Funk legend Steve Arrington, whose music with '70s era group Slave (and his '80s solo career) was a huge influence on the '90s G-funk sound, has announced new album Down to the Lowest Terms: The Soul Sessions which will be out September 18 via Stones Throw. The first single off the record is "Keep Dreamin'" which has that laid back sound he helped create in full effect. Listen to that below.

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