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1. WILD BEASTS — PUNK DRUNK & TREMBLING

Sad news… Wild Beasts are calling it a day 😢. Here’s what the band had to say about their decision:

If you’re as sad as we are by the news, then perhaps this new song will cheer you…


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1. MORRISSEY — SPENT THE DAY IN BED

On his comeback single, Spent the Day in Bed, former The Smiths frontman Morrissey offers some sage advice:

Spent the Day in Bed is the lead single to Morrissey’s upcoming 11th solo album, Low In High School, which is out November 17th and follows up 2014’s World Peace Is None of Your Business.


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1. BJÖRK — THE GATE

Exciting news, loopers… Björk is back!! The Gate is the lead single to the Icelandic experimentalist’s upcoming 9th studio album, Utopia, which is due in November and follows up her truly breathtaking 2015 album, Vulnicura.

Here’s what Björk had to say about her new single:


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1. SAM SMITH — TOO GOOD AT GOODBYES

British singer-songwriter Sam Smith is back with first new single since winning Best Original Song at the 2016 Oscars for Writing’s on the Wall, his theme to the James Bond film Spectre.

Too Good At Goodbyes is the lead single to the singer’s highly-anticipated 2nd album, which is due later this year and follows up his multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning 2014 debut album, In The Lonely Hour.

Here’s what Sam had to say about his new single:


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1. COURTNEY BARNETT & KURT VILE — OVER EVERYTHING

Christmas has come early for indie-rock fans, with two of the genre’s most celebrated artists: Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, announcing a new album together.

Over Everything is our first taste of the duo’s upcoming debut album, Lotta Sea Lice, which is out October 13th on Matador Records. It is accompanied by a video directed by Danny Cohen, who has previously worked with King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Kirin J Callinan, Mac DeMarco and more.

The duo have also…


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1. TAYLOR SWIFT — LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO

If Taylor Swift’s comeback single sounds familiar to you, perhaps it’s the songwriting credit given to Right Said Fred for the remarkable similarity to their 1991 hit I’m Too Sexy. We’re not kidding, if you need further evidence check out this neat video someone posted on Twitter.

Look What You Made Me Do is the lead single to Taylor’s upcoming sixth album, reputation, which is out November 10th and follows up 20104’s 1989.

The track was written with Bleachers and…


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1. LCD SOUNDSYSTEM — TONITE

Six years on from their legendary farewell concert at Madison Square Garden, Brooklyn dance-pop ensemble LCD Soundsystem have finally announced details for their much-anticipated comeback album, american dream, and shared a new song from it called tonite.

american dream will be out September 1st and follows up 2010’s This Is Happening and their one-off Christmas single, Christmas Will Break Your Heart, from back in December 2015.

If you’re wondering what to expect from the new album, James Murphy describes it…


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1. QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE — THE EVIL HAS LANDED

The Evil Has Landed is the second single from Queens of the Stone Age’s upcoming 7th album, Villains, which is out August 25th & follows up 2013’s …Like Clockwork. It will be joined on the new album by the recently released lead single, The Way You Used To Do.

Here’s what frontman Josh Homme had to say about the new album:


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1. YUMI ZOUMA — DECEMBER

Following the earthquakes in their hometown of Christchurch in 2011 New Zealand dream-pop band Yumi Zouma went their separate ways, emailing tracks back and forth from their new homes in Paris and New York.

After two stunning EPs (2014’s Yumi Zouma EP & 2015’s II EP) and last year’s glorious debut album, Yoncalla, the band finally reconvened in Christchurch last summer, December, to record their much-anticipated second album, Willowbank, which is out October 6th.

Willowbank was recorded in a studio…


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1. ALVVAYS — DREAMS TONITE

Toronto indie-pop band Alvvays are back with another highly-infectious and utterly delightful summer jam from their much-anticipated second album, Antisocialites, which is out September 8th and follows up 2014’s Alvvays.

Dreams Tonite will be joined on the new album by the excellent lead single, In Undertow.

Here’s what frontwoman Molly Rankin had to say about seeking inspiration for Antisocialites on the shoreline of Toronto Island and an abandoned schoolroom nearby:

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