The Foos are back with a trademark bang, albeit one that takes a full minute to arrive. A demure intro gives way to a right old cacophony. Classic.
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Carly Rae Jepesen
Cut To The Feeling,
School Boy/Interscope Records
‘This B-side would be perfect for the soundtrack to upcoming ballet-based kids film, Leap,’ thought someone in Hollywood. And you know what, it is.
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More brilliance from the rapper named after a bloke from a pub. Extra points for the array of Premier League footballers mentioned in the lyrics.
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Stones Throw Records
Ernest Greene is back with his third LP, and this gently danceable lead single comes with a neat animated video and some screwed up brass.
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To watch this beady-eyed singer live is to witness witchcraft in action. If you haven’t, find her recent Jools Holland performance online now.
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His 2014 debut was nominated for the Mercury Prize, and now the man they may or may not call Mulvo returns with this mellifluous wash of modern folk.
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Led by brothers Ewan and Callum Merrett, Bath’s Bad Sounds seem to dig groove and swagger. So too, clearly, does Sony imprint Insanity.
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