Future Islands – Ran

Baltimore alternative rock outfit, Future Islands, kick off their upcoming album with a warm and charming single punctuated with an emotionally-charged and eccentric vocal performance by frontman Samuel T. Herring.


Sampha – (No One Knows Me) Like the Piano

On his debut album, angelic UK vocalist Sampha floats over a touching piano ballad about a nostalgic longing for his home in London.

Taylor Bennett – Grown up Fairy Tales (feat. Chance The Rapper & Jeremih)

Grown up Fairy Tales dates back to Acid Rap, originally for big brother Chance the Rapper himself, but Taylor Bennett takes it and features his brother as well as Jeremih. Bennett talks about his pursuit of spiritual wealth over material wealth in this soulful, wavy track.

Syd – Know

On her debut solo project, lead singer of lush R&B group The Internet, Syd, purrs over this groovy synth track reminiscent of the early 2000s.

PWR BTTM – Big Beautiful Day

Queer punk outfit PWR BTTM is back with a glittery and bright cut that is sure to give you a dose of free confidence for the day.



William Emmons
Will is an Artsweek Editor. In his free time he enjoys listening to Death Grips and having heated discussions about the legitimacy of astrology.