Captain Handsome: “I Wish I Had A Dog”

Captain Handsome is the solo-musical project of London’s Lily Rae, who is also in the excellent band Fightmilk. “I Wish I Had A Dog”, her just-released new single, blazes scarlet with a direct honesty as her charisma crackles in negative space. It’s out right now through the courtesy of Reckless Yes and available on all major streaming services. You can download it from her Bandcamp page, too.

Tennis: “Runner”

A shimmer of synth sounds as re-envisioned 70s easy listening melodies move like patches of sunlight across the floor, “Runner” is the sweet and smooth brand-new single from Tennis. You can find streaming and download links for this right here. This is the first track the band has shared from their just-announced new LP Swimmer, one they release on February 14th.

Japan, Man: “The Law”

“The Law” is the philosophical, grooved and glowing brand-new single from Beirut, Lebanon’s mysterious and promising Japan, Man. This is the A-side to her The Law / Stop Staring single, and you can stream that now by visiting her Soundcloud page. Meanwhile her debut EP will be released sometime in the Spring.

Hazel English: “Shaking”

Its vintage tones razor edged, the wickedly-smart and stylish video was directed with a breezy sense of danger by Victoria Fayad and stars the artist herself. “Shaking” is the softly-dappled, intelligent and tuneful brand-new single from the excellent Hazel English. You can find all the streaming and download links you’ll need to hear it right here.