6 New Songs Out Today
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…
THE RENTALS - "BREAKING AND BREAKING AND BREAKING"
The Rentals have shared another song from their seemingly-very-ambitious, space-themed double album Q36, and following the soaring psych-pop of the previous singles, "Breaking and Breaking and Breaking" is a sneering synth-rocker that sounds a little more like something you might've expected from The Rentals in the '90s.
MACHINEDRUM FT. JESSE BOYKINS III - "WAIT 4 U"
Here's the seventh entry in the 2019/2020 season of Adult Swim Singles series. Producer Machinedrum melds warm layers of synths with rippling breakbeats, over which he adds spacey vocals from frequent collaborator Jesse Boykins III.
TRENT REZNOR & ATTICUS ROSS - WATCHMEN VOL. 3
Damon Lindelof's remix/sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' iconic comic Watchmen turned out to be pretty great, and was aided by the atmospheric, synthy score from Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. The third and final volume of their score was released today:
LILLITH, FUTURE TEENS & MORE VARIOUS ARTISTS - A VERY ALSTON CHRISTMAS 5
A Very Allston Christmas is an annual compilation featuring mostly Boston-area artists offering up originals and covers to benefit charities Rosie's Place and Bridge Over Troubled Waters. The 2019 edition features 51 songs, from the likes of Lillith, Future Teens, Yoni Gordon, Halfsour, and so many more.
DR. DOG - OH MY CHRISTMAS TREE VOLUME 2
Dr. Dog are back with four new lo-fi, quirky Christmas songs. They make some references to the Christmas classics you know and love, but these are delightfully weird Dr. Dog songs through and through.
Looking for even more new songs? Browse the ‘New Songs’ archive.