“nhs” is a new track from English rapper Slowthai. The song is more subdued and melancholic than his usual work and it’s a great listen. Hear it below.
“Bad Decisions” is a track from The New Abnormal from New York band The Strokes. The song has those catchy riffs that are vintage Strokes and is a return to form for the band. Hear it below.
“Carpet Farm” is a track from the album Someone Who Isn’t Me by Brooklyn band What Moon Things. The song is a mix of shoegaze and 80’s dream-pop with its loud echoed guitars. Hear it below.
“Momentum” is a new track from the ever-prolific Russ. The beat is on-point with a boom-bap feel and features two of the best lyricists in the game now, Black Thought and Benny The Butcher. Hear the song below.
I recently came across the noise/shoegaze band Gleemer and I am happy that I did. The band has a melancholy sound that instantly hooked me and “Gauze” is a prime example of that. With a killer riff and whispered vocals, “Gauze” is a great song for these cold winter days. Hear the song below.
“Like A Rolling Stone” is one of my favorite songs from Bob Dylan. I can even say it was my first introduction to the wunderkind artist. The upbeat and fun song is one of Dylan’s best. Hear it below.
Check out the dark and gory video “Famine Asylum” from Philadelphia shoegaze band Nothing. The band recently released their new album The Great Dismal.
“Sundials” is one of my favorite tracks from Shrine, the brilliant album from The Republic of Wolves. I love the guitar chords and Mason Maggio’s vocals on the song. Hear it below.
“Friends & Family” is my favorite track from Emergency Tsunami the mixtape from Canadian rapper Nav. Over a stellar beat that is produced by Wheezy, Nav delivers an on-point flow. Hear it below.
“Rich One Day” is a new track from New York rapper Sheck Wes. On the song, Sheck spits about wanting to be rich over a dark hazy beat. Hear it below.