Count the days until October 6, when Kelela finally releases her debut album. Sleek and unfussy, this intro track is a tantalising hint of what’s to come.
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More Music Records/Odd Child Music
Is there a livelier UK rapper around right now? The Tottenham MC is on fire on this new single, parts of which will delight fans of The Karate Kid...
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Kieran Hebden resurfaces with a vivid new one that pulses for six minutes before a sleepy, 78-second outro. Get ready to pull your best agog face.
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Seasonal Hero Records
The ex-Maccabee launches his debut novel next month, and worked with Markus Dravs on the soundtrack. This first morsel is rather sad.
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Map To The Stars,
Matt Mondanile perfected this upcoming sixth LP in his mum’s basement. Congratulations Mrs M, your son excels at plaintive indie-rock.
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Music For Nations
The Welsh hip-hop/punk crew offer a gnarly taste of their debut, Broke (out September 29). Cardiff must be a scarier place with them around.
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Hello, Rubyworks Records
Endorsed by Lars Ulrich and Guns N’ Roses, Otherkin sure seem to be doing alright. This poppy grunge confection is out now.
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