The Playlist, 13th May 2013
The week's best music from the UK industry's tastemakers.
Dizzee Rascal / H TownLABEL: Dirtee Stank / CONTACT: Caroline Cabral: firstname.lastname@example.org
Produced by Oligee and A-Trak, Dizzee Rascal returns with H Town, taken from his fifth studio album The Fifth. The track features Trae Tha Truth and Bun B, out now.
Chester Watson / PhantomLABEL: PIG Records / CONTACT: Ash Collins: email@example.com
The producer, playwright and rapper is 16-years-old and from St. Louis in the States. Phantom is out on July 1.
Travis / Where You StandLABEL: Red Telephone Box/Kobalt / CONTACT: Barbara Charone: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Scottish four-piece release their latest single from their seventh studio album of the same name. The track will be released on August 19. Listen here.
Kodaline / Love Like ThisLABEL: RCA Victor / CONTACT: Michael Cleary: email@example.com
Love Like This is the latest single from the Irish rock quartet. It will be released on June 2.
Sub Focus / EndorphinsLABEL: MTA/Virgin EMI / CONTACT: Lauren Hales: firstname.lastname@example.org
Nick Douwma better known as Sub Focus follows 2012’s Tidal Wave with the help of Alex Clare. The track is out on May 12.
Say Lou Lou / JulianLABEL: Deux / CONTACT: William Rice: email@example.com
The latest single from Swedish duo is out on May 6.
Circawaves / Get AwayLABEL: Unsigned / CONTACT: Keiran: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rock band Circawaves release their second demo. Listen to the first release here.
Spectrals / A Heartbeat BehindLABEL: Wichita / CONTACT: Kate Price: email@example.com
Spectrals are fronted by 21-year-old Louis Jones. Their latest single is out on May 27, the album is due later this year.
Joel Baker / Further Than FeelingsLABEL: Unsigned / CONTACT: David Aghedo
Nottingham's Joel Baker will release his latest track on May 12.
Crystal Castles / AffectionLABEL: Fiction / CONTACT: Ruth Drake: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Canadian electronic band's third studio album III is home to their latest single Affection. The track is out on June 10.