Category Archives: Recommended New Music

Top Albums of 2023 41-50

50. PARAMORE- THIS IS WHY

Best Tracks- CRAVE; THIS IS WHY

49. CALIFONE- VILLAGERS

Best Tracks- COMEDY; VILLAGERS

48. JULIE BYRNE- GRATER WINGS

Best Tracks- LIGHTNING COMES OUT FROM THE GROUND; THE GREATER WINGS

47. TYLER CHILDERS- RUSTIN’ IN THE RAIN

Best Tracks- IN YOUR LOVE; RUSTIN’ IN THE RAIN

46. SEXYY RED- HOOD HOTTEST PRINCESS

Best Tracks- SKEEYEE; POUND TOWN 2 (FT. NICKI MINAJ)

45. PINKPANTHERESS- HEAVEN KNOWS

Best Tracks- BOY’S A LIAR PART 2 (FT. ICE SPICE); CAPABLE OF LOVE

44. MANDY, INDIANA- I’VE SEEN A WAY

Best Tracks- SENSITIVITY TRAINING; DRIVING RAIN

43. DANNY BROWN- QUARANTUS

Best Tracks- AIN’T MY CONCERN; Y.B.P.

42. SCREAMING FEMALES- DESIRE PATHWAY

Best Tracks- BRASS BELL; TITAN

41. WATER FROM YOUR EYES- EVERYONE’S CRUSHED

Best Tracks- BUY MY PRODUCT; BARLEY

Top Albums of 2023 31-40

40. DOJA CAT- SCARLET

Best Tracks- PAINT THE TOWN RED; AGORA HILLS

39. SLOWDIVE- EVERYTHING IS ALIVE

Best Tracks- LISSES; ALIFE

38. YO LA TENGO- THIS STUPID WORLD

Best Tracks- FALLOUT; SINATRA DRIVE BREAKDOWN

37. FEEBLE LITTLE HORSE- GIRL WITH FISH

Best Tracks- SWEET; POCKET

36. CORINNE BAILEY RAE- BLACK RAINBOWS

Best Tracks- A SPELL, A PRAYER; NEW YORK TRANSIT QUEEN

35. BILLY WOODS & KENNY SEGAL- MAPS

Best Tracks- FACETIME; NYC TAPWATER

34. 100 GECS- 10,000 GECS 

Best Tracks- DUMBEST GIRL ALIVE; HOLLYWOOD BABY

33. KARA JACKSON- WHY DOES THE EARTH GIVE US PEOPLE TO LOVE?

Best Tracks- NO FUN/PARTY; DICKHEAD BLUES

32. VICTORIA MONET- JAGUAR II

Best Tracks- ON MY MAMA; SMOKE

31. CHRIS STAPLETON- HIGHER

Best Tracks- WHITE HORSE; LOVING YOU ON MY MIND

Top Albums of 2023 21-30

30. U.S. GIRLS- BLESS THIS MESS

Best Tracks- ONLY DAEDALUS; SO TYPICALLY NOW

29. SHAME- FOOD FOR WORMS

Best Tracks- SIX PACK; ADDERALL

28. BLUR- THE BALLAD OF DARREN

Best Tracks- ST. CHARLES SQUARE; THE NARCISSIST

27. ANIMAL COLLECTIVE- ISN’T IT NOW?

Best Tracks- MAGICIANS FROM BALTIMORE; GEM & I

26. KELELA- RAVEN

Best Tracks- CONTACT; HAPPY ENDING

25. JASON ISBELL & THE 400 UNIT- WEATHERVANES

Best Tracks- CAST IRON SKILLET; DEATH WISH

24. THE CLIENTELE- I AM NOT THERE ANYMORE

Best Tracks-BLUE OVER BLUE; CHALK FLOWERS

23. ANONI & THE JOHNSONS- MY BACK WAS A BRIDGE FOR YOU TO CROSS

Best Tracks- WHY AM I ALIVE NOW?; CAN’T

22. ZACH BRYAN- ZACH BRYAN

Best Tracks- I REMEMBER WHEN (FT. KACEY MUSGRAVES); EAST SIDE OF SORROW

21. YAEJI- WITH A HAMMER 

Best Tracks- FOR GRANTED; DONE (LET’S GET IT)

Top Albums of 2023 11-20

20.MITSKI- THE LAND IS INHOSPITABLE AND SO ARE WE

Best Tracks- BUG LIKE AN ANGEL; MY LOVE MINE ALL MINE

19. YOUTH LAGOON- HEAVEN IS A JUNKYARD

Best Tracks- PRIZE FIGHTER; TRAPEZE ARTIST

18. FEVER RAY- RADICAL ROMANTICS

Best Tracks- WHAT THEY CALL US; SHIVER

17. WEDNESDAY- RAT SAW GOD

Best Tracks- CHOSEN TO DESERVE; BATH COUNTY

16. YEULE- SOFTSCARS

Best Tracks- BLOOD BUNNY; SULKY BABY

15. SUFJAN STEVENS- JAVELIN

Best Tracks- WILL ANYBODY EVER LOVE ME?; EVERYTHING THAT RISES

14. LANA DEL REY- DID YOU KNOW THERE IS A TUNNEL UNDER OCEAN BLVD.

Best Tracks- A&W; DO YOU KNOW THERE’S A TUNNEL UNDER OCEAN BLVD.

13. JANELLE MONAE- THE AGE OF PLEASURE

Best Tracks- KNOW BETTER; FLOAT

12. KALI UCHIS- RED MOON IN VENUS

Best Tracks- MOONLIGHT; HASTA CUANDO

11. ROISIN MURPHY- HIT PARADE

Best Tracks- COO COOL; THE UNIVERSE

Top Albums of 2023 1-10

10. AMAARAE- FOUNTAIN BABY

Best Tracks-  PRINCESS GOES DIGITAL; CO-STAR

9. JESSIE WARE- THAT! FEELS GOOD

Best Tracks- FREE YOURSELF; PEARLS

8. HOTLINE TNT- CARTWHEEL

Best Tracks- BEAUTY FILTER; SPOT ME 100

7. ICE SPICE- LIKE..? EP

Best Tracks-  BIKINI BOTTOM; MUNCH (FEELIN’ U)

6. NONAME- SUNDIAL

Best Tracks- NAMESAKE; BOOM BOOM

5. CAROLINE POLACHEK- DESIRE, I WANT TO TURN INTO YOU

Best Tracks- BUNNY IS A RIDER; BILLIONS

4. BOY GENIUS- THE RECORD

Best Tracks- TRUE BLUE; $20

3

. SOFIA KOURTESIS- MADRES

Best Tracks- VAJKOCZY; SI TE PORTES BONITO

2.  YVES TUMOR- PRAISE A LORD WHO CHEWS BUT DOES NOT CONSUME

Best Tracks- EBONY EYE; ECHOLALIA

1.OLIVIA RODRIGO- GUTS

Best Tracks- GET HIM BACK; BAD IDEA RIGHT?

Best of 2023 Volume 1 (1/6/24)

  1. Caroline Polachek- Billions
  2. Troye Silvan- Rush
  3. Doja Cat- Paint The Town Red
  4. Bambii- One Touch
  5. Ice Spice- Bikini Bottom
  6. Big Thief- Vampire Empire
  7. Wednesday- Chosen To Deserve
  8. Boy Genius- True Blue
  9. Roisin Murphy- CooCool
  10. PinkPantheress (Feat. Ice Spice)- Boy’s A Liar Part 2
  11. Olivia Rodrigo- Get Him Back!
  12. MSPAINT- Delete It
  13. Yves Tumor- Ebony Eye
  14. Kali Uchis- Moonlight
  15. Jessie Ware- Pearls
  16. Sofia Kourtesis- Vajkoczy
  17. NewJeans- Super Shy
  18. Noname- Namesake
  19. Mitski- Bug Like An Angel
  20. Sufjan Stevens- Will Anybody Ever Love Me?
  21. Lana Del Ray- A&W

Best of 2023 Volume 2 (1/6/24)

  1. Fever Ray- What They Call Us
  2. 100 Gecs- Dumbest Girl Alive
  3. Gunna- Fukumean
  4. Olivia Rodrigo- Bad Idea Right?
  5. Hotline TNT- Beauty Filter
  6. Skrillex with Freg Again…& Flowdan- Rumble
  7. AMAARAE- Princess Goes Digital
  8. Water From Your Eyes- Buy My Product
  9. Alex Lahey- You’ll Never Get Your Money Back
  10. Boygenius- $20
  11. Everything But The Girl- Nothing Left To Lose
  12. Wishy- Too True
  13. Yves Tumor-
  14. Echolalia
  15. Yeule- Blood Bunny
  16. Caroline Polachek- I Believe
  17. Janelle Monae (Feat. Ckay)- Know Better
  18. Kelela- Contact
  19. Sofia Kourtesis- Si Te Portas Bonito
  20. Benny The Butcher & Lil Wayne- Big Dog
  21. Beyonce- MY HOUSE
  22. Ice Spice- Munch (Feelin’ U)
  23. Victoria Monet- On My Mama
  24. Big Thief- Born For Loving You

Best of 2023 Volume 3 (1/7/24)

  1. Janelle Monae (Feat. Sean Kuti & Egypt 80)- Float
  2. Caroline Piolachek- Welcome To My Island
  3. Sofia Kourtesis- How Music Makes You Feel Better
  4. Dua Lipa- Dance The Night
  5. Peggy Gou- (It Goes Like) Nanana (Edit)
  6. Roisin Murohy- The Universe
  7. Pangaea- Installation
  8. Carly Rae Jepsen- Psycehdelic Switch
  9. Corinne Bailey Rae- A Spell, A Prayer
  10. Sampha- Spirit 2.0
  11. Asake & Olamide- Amapiano
  12. AMAARAE- Co-Star
  13. Jessie Ware- Beautiful People
  14. Troye Silvan- Got Me Started
  15. Charlie XCX- Speed Drive
  16. Dave & Central Cee- Sprinter
  17. Noname- Boom Boom
  18. Hotline TNT- Spot Me 100
  19. Yves Tumor- Lovely Sewer
  20. Boygenius- Satanist
  21. Olivia Rodrigo- Vampire

Best of 2023 Volume 4 (1/7/24)

  1. Jessie Ware- Begin Again
  2. U.S. Girls- Only Daedalus
  3. Kali Chis- Hasta Cuando
  4. ROSALIA- LLYLM
  5. Sofia Kourtesis- Estacion Esperanza
  6. Roisin Murphy- Fader
  7. The Clientele- Blue Over Blue
  8. Yo La Tengo- Fallout
  9. Hotline TNT- I Thought You’d Change
  10. Blur- St. Charles Square
  11. Shame- Six-Pack
  12. Yves Tumor- Meteora Blues
  13. Noname- Oblivion
  14. Ice Spice & Lil TJay- Gangsta Boo
  15. That Mexican OT with Paul Wall & Drodi)- Johnny Dang
  16. Baby Keep & Kendrick Lamar- The Hillbillies
  17. Victoria Monet (Feat. Lucky Daye)- Smoke
  18. Chappell Roan- Redwine Supernova
  19. Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit- Cast Iron Skillet
  20. Tyler Childers- In Your Love
  21. Olivia Rodrigo- Pretty Isn’t Pretty
  22. Yaeji- For Granted

Best of 2022 Volume 8 (2/10/24)

  1. Beyonce- America Has A Problem
  2. Viagara Boys- Troglodyte
  3. Spice- Any Day Now
  4. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever- Blue Eyed Lake
  5. MJ Lenderman- You Have Bought Yourself A Boat
  6. Zach Bryan – Corinthians (Proctors)
  7. Built To Spill- Gonna Lose
  8. Hikaru Utada & Skrillex- Face My Fears (English Version)
  9. Grace Ives- Burn Bridges
  10. Special Interest- Cherry Blue Intention
  11. Dry Cleaning- Don’t Press Me
  12. The Smile- The Same
  13. The 1975- Part Of The Band
  14. FKA Twigs (Feat. The Weeknd)- tears in the club
  15. Amber Mark- Most Men
  16. Sudan Archives- Loyal (EDD)
  17. SZA- Gone Girl
  18. Bad Bunny & Bomba Esterio- Ojitos Lindos
  19. Rosalia- Bizcochito
  20. Tove Lo- 2 Die 4
  21. Beth Orton- Weather Alive
  22. Big Thief- Sparrow