Mustafa leads the playlist this week along with new tracks from Potter Payper, The Lemon Twigs and more...
Air Forces (Regent Park Songs)
Toronto storyteller Mustafa sets his folk-style poetry to undulating productions, bringing the city’s darker side to life. Air Forces revolves around a Sudanese tribal chant, and tells a compelling story.
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Purpose (Potter Payper)
Until now, prison has halted Potter Payper’s UK rap ascent, but this robust, passionate offering from his new Training Day 3 mixtape plots a clear forward path. Expect more soon.
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The Lemon Twigs
The D’Addario brothers give us a glimpse of their lockdown escapades in a delirious homemade video for Moon, a tortured, harmonica-powered cut from their new LP.
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I Found Out When The Day Had Come (Sexy Lizard Records)
BB Sway’s music exists in a dream state, bedroom pop on a sedative drip. This new single arrives in time to wring out the last drops of summertime.
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New on Decca, Red Moon appears intent on redefining the word ‘epic’. This blustery intro to her upcoming EP feels like it’s been piped in from a fairytale far, far away.
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Beautiful Superstar (PC Music)
Staff at a certain tech giant presumably love that AG Cook named his new LP Apple, but the PC Music supremo’s euphoric electronica isn’t just for Silicon Valley. This is a gem.
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Golden Rope (Speedy Wunderground)
Watch out for Tiña, whose enigmatic noise has prompted singles label Speedy Wunderground to release a full LP for the first time. Long may their guitars frolic...
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