It has been hard to pick the best of the bunch for this week, though great to see some of the old names still going strong!
Thanks as always to the Music Truffler for the new music, Check out Kathy’s Facebook page if you are into the up and coming bands.
Starting the list for this week our old favourite Neil Young.
Neil Young – Try – Homegrown – 19th June.
The Jayhawks – Dogtown Days – XOXO – 10th July
2nd single to be released from the album, written and sung by Tim O’Reagan.
Travis – A Ghost – 10 Songs – 9th October
9th album and first in 4 years. Scottish band. The video for this song was made by frontman Fran Healy during a period of self-isolation.
Sports Team – Long Hot Summer – Deep Down Happy – 19th June
Debut album from the band who have brought you a number of great singles and EPs over the last year or so. The band are a 6 piece who usually live together in a rented house in Camberwell, but some members have chosen to isolate with family or partners elsewhere. The album was delayed at first, but then it was brought forward by 2 weeks as they were sick of waiting.
Joanne Shaw Taylor – Here Comes The Flood – Reckless Blues EP – 17th May
Erasure – Hey Now (Think I Got A Feeling) – The Neon – 21st August
Andy Bell and Vince Clarke… been around since 1985 and this is their 18th album.
Fantastic Negrito – How Long – Have You Lost Your Mind Yet? – 17th July
FN is Xavier Amin Dphrepaulezz is an American ss whose music mixes blues, R&B and roots music. This will be his 5th album and this song is accompanied by a powerful video which confronts the officers who killed George Floyd and a society that chooses to look away.
Once And Future Band – Andromeda – Deleted Scenes – 10th April
Beat Hotel – Feel It – Beat Hotel
New ep from UK band Beat Hotel – a band formed in 1988 and long term project of Paul Pascoe and Arash Torabi. They come from the Brighton and Plymouth areas and you can get this ep as both digital and vinyl format.
Norah Jones – Hurts to be Alone – Pick Me Up Off The Floor – 12th June
Teddy Thompson – It’s Not Easy – Heartbreaker Please – 8th May
Have a great week.
The Radio Dude