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Conor Oberst – Salutations [2017]

Conor Oberst – Salutations [2017]

Salutations is the eighth solo studio album by Conor Oberst, released on Nonesuch Records. The album is a companion piece to 2016’s Ruminations. Growing up is hard to do. Growing up a wunderkind in public – your youth commodified as a talisman of sensitive youth – creates an

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March 23rd, 2017

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Modern Studies – Swell to Great (2016)

Modern Studies – Swell to Great (2016)

They’re officially a four-piece, but there are five protagonists in chamber-pop cartographers Modern Studies. Emily Scott, Rob St John, Pete Harvey and Joe Smillie craft exquisite hymns and shanties on analogue synths, double bass, cello, drums, guitars and wine-glasses – ...

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January 9th, 2017

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Damon & Naomi – Spirit Of Love [2016]

Damon & Naomi – Spirit Of Love [2016]

Damon & Naomi have just released an album of “B​-​sides, bonuses, and soundtracks” onto bandcamp. Spirit of Love is available for a bargain price of whatever you want to pay. As well as the excellent title track, from a Ptolemaic Terrascope compilation, there

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December 28th, 2016

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 Jon Parks – Mercy (EP) [2016]

 Jon Parks – Mercy (EP) [2016]

Jon Parks is a singer-songwriter who creates pensive pop music. His new “Mercy” EP ends the 10-plus year silence since the release of his debut album “Out Here”, recorded while living in Winnipeg, Manitoba. His new EP combines thought-provoking lyrics

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December 22nd, 2016

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Agnes Obel – Citizen of Glass [2016]

Agnes Obel – Citizen of Glass [2016]

Berlin-dwelling Dane Agnes Obel has been racking up the accolades throughout mainland Europe since her platinum-selling 2011 debut, Philharmonics. With the beguiling Citizen of Glass, her third studio long-player, she looks poised to enchant the rest of the world with her ...

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November 4th, 2016

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StrangeJuice – Black Honey [2016]

StrangeJuice – Black Honey [2016]

Independent, underground hermit song-maker StrangeJuice describes this experimental album as a “week-long lock in of creativity and misery.” Blinds closed inside the studio with a mattress on the floor, all songs were written and recorded from scratch under a ...

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October 31st, 2016

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