The Playlist, September 19th 2014
This week's best music from the UK industry's tastemakers.
Krill / Peanut ButterLABEL: Steak Club / CONTACT: Joe Parry: email@example.com
The Boston indie rock band get their debut UK release via new label Steak Club. Album Lucky Leaves is out November 17 on vinyl, or digitally now via Bandcamp. Peanut Butter is the UK bonus track.
Ibeyi / Mama SaysLABEL: XL Recordings / CONTACT: Jon Wilkinson: firstname.lastname@example.org
The new track from the 19-year-old French-Cuban twins follows their OYA EP, released digitally last month. A 12” vinyl version will be released September 22.
DEMS / LionessLABEL: Sew In Love Records / CONTACT: Josh Cooper: email@example.com
The South London electro trio release debut album, Muscle Memory, on November 3.
Palace / BitterLABEL: Beatnik Creative / CONTACT: Meliz Göktürk: firstname.lastname@example.org
The London indie-pop band release their debut EP Lost In The Night on October 20. This week saw Bitter gain the band their debut daytime BBC Radio 1 play.
Alvvays / Next Of KinLABEL: Transgressive Records / CONTACT: Joe Parry: email@example.com
The Canadian indie-pop band have unveiled the new video to Next Of Kin ahead of their UK tour with Real Estate. Debut album Alvvays is out now.
Zola Jesus / Go (Blank Sea)LABEL: Mute / CONTACT: Anna Mears: firstname.lastname@example.org
The electro-pop singer has unveiled a second track, taken from forthcoming album TAIGA. The LP will be released October 6.
We Were Promised Jetpacks / I Keep It ComposedLABEL: Fat Cat Records / CONTACT: Jenna Jones: email@example.com
The Scottish rock band release the first single from their forthcoming third album on September 22. LP Unravelling is out next month.
Whilk & Misky / Clap Your HandsLABEL: Dirty Charm Records / CONTACT: Kim Smith: firstname.lastname@example.org
The alt-soul duo release their debut The First Sip EP shortly. Clap Your Hands is the lead track and is available to download for free from their website.
Darlia / Stars Are AlignedLABEL: B-Unique Records / CONTACT: Joly Checketts: email@example.com
The new single from the Blackpool rock trio was crowned Zane Lowe's Hottest Record In The World earlier this week, and is released October 27.
Gangs / DaisyLABEL: Reekus Records / CONTACT: Beth Heath Netherton: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Dublin four-piece release their timely-titled Back To School EP on September 26 (October 6 in the UK).