Honed rhythms snap as her story surges like an electric current or emotion. “Altar to Alter” is the roaring brand-new single from Annabel Allum, one taken from her forthcoming, six-track Gravel Not The Grave EP. That will be released on September 13th, but you can find streaming and download links for this track right here.
Riveting as it blazes, “Not” is the searing, spellbinding brand-new single from the prolific, essential Big Thief. The track is taken from the Two Hands LP they will release on October 11th. You can pre-order desert-peach-vinyl, black-vinyl and CD versions from 4AD and from the band’s webstore, while you can find the digital one on the band’s Bandcamp page.
Setting pulses to race, “Traumantic” is the sharply-spindled, dramatic and subtly-heavy title track to the forthcoming LP from Troy, New York’s Candy Ambulance. Out from September 13th, the album was recorded with Replacements legend Tommy Stinson. You can pre-order the digital version of it along with their previous releases now from the band’s Bandcamp page.
“Two Things” is gently-percussive, poetic in beats and the sleek and soulful brand-new single from Atlanta’s Nadia Marie. The track is the latest she’s shared from her forthcoming and debut EP Weekday Weekend, out from August 23rd. You can however stream the previously-released singles now on her Soundcloud page, and you can download the title track from her Bandcamp page.
“MATTERS” is the palatial, lunar and brand-new single from ionnalee, one featuring a translucent contribution from Zola Jesus, and Ms. Lee has directed its exuberant, multi-textured new video. The track is taken from the recently-released REMEMBER THE FUTURE LP. You can buy vinyl, CD and digital versions of it right now from her webstore.
ACCA is the title of the forthcoming doo-wop-inspired LP from the excellent Parisian musician ALA.NI, and you can hear its buoyant “Sha La La” and the spirit-infused “Differently” above. You can stream the tracks here and here respectively. Meanwhile the album, which features guests Iggy Pop and Lakeith Stanfield, will be released early next year.
Baby’s Gold Death Stadium is the intriguing name of the forthcoming album from Brooklyn’s Desert Sharks, and above you can hear its heart-pounding, classic-sounding lead track “Sorceress”. The album arrives on September 27th. You can pre-order gold-vinyl versions of it and download this track right now from their Bandcamp page.
(Note: The Autumn Roses will be taking a short break, and we will be back with new music on Thursday, August 15th)
Transfixing poetics animate a pastoral adventure on “Beauty”, the angled, quietly-theatrical and aptly-titled brand-new single from Vermont’s Ruth Garbus. The track is taken from Kleinmeister, the album she releases through Orindal on August 30th. You can pre-order opaque-natural-vinyl, black-vinyl, CD and digital versions of it both from them and from her Bandcamp page now.
A sparking, intense confrontation, “Worthy Girl” is the muscled and monumental new single from L.A.’s Kills Birds. The track is taken from their forthcoming, self-titled and debut LP. That will be released by KRO Records on September 20th, but you can download their previous single “Ow” from the label’s Bandcamp page now.
“Plug Into Me” is the nail-tough, assertive and propulsive title track to the just-released EP from L.A.’s Cuesta Loeb. You can stream it in its entirety now by visiting her Soundcloud page. On August 14th she will be playing a release show for it at her hometown’s Resident DTLA, and you can find information about that event right here.