Charli XCX (feat Abra)
How best to bat away questions like, Hey Charli, where’s your new album? With a 10-track mixtape of slouchy bangers like this one, of course.
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Production duo Laconic lend the Liverpudlians’ R&B a beat-heavy gloss on a single perfect for sticky floors and snogging at the Slug And Lettuce.
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Virgina indie kid Will Marsh shares something warm, spindly and meditative from his upcoming self-titled EP, due March 31.
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A world away from the ravey keyboards of Green Light, this second Melodrama sample is a sparse, simple piano ballad.
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Third Of May/?daigahara,
They’ve been gone for six years, but Fleet Foxes are still sat round the same campfire in hessian cloaks, making poetic observations about stuff.
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Love Is Love,
Pissed off by Donald Trump, the folky New Yorkers turn to funky riffing and sun-baked positivity. From the album of the same name out April 21.
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Scared Of The Dark,
Look, it’s Steps, back with a pop song that recalls an easier time: pure, simple and mercifully free of tropical house beats or a verse from Sean Paul.
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