Artist: Young the Giant
The band’s first new music since 2016, Young the Giant’s “Simplify” is about the complexity of modern life. Watch:
Song: “Dead Flowers”
Getting ready to head out on tour in September, Picturesque recently released their first new music since their debut full-length album in 2017. The song is about the stress, the anxiety, and the precarity that gentrification causes. Watch:
Artist: Nick Ferrio
Song: “I Don’t Know How Long”
Nick Ferrio doesn’t often write political songs, but with his latest track, he says that “the idea that the personal is political became really apparent”. “Dead Flowers” took three months to record. Watch:
Song: “Egg Hunt”
The lead single from their album set for release this October, Kagoule’s “Egg Hunt” acts as a grand comeback for the band. The Nottingham trio also plans on touring the UK this fall. Watch: This song comes from their latest album Off to the Races, released earlier this year. The accompanying video adds to the theme. https://youtu.be/-nOCuOoE6SEArtist: IDLES
From their upcoming LP, IDLES describes their latest track as “one of their most confrontational songs to date”. The single is a searing takedown of toxic masculinity
Artist: Jukebox the Ghost
Song: “Everybody’s Lonely”
Brooklyn piano-pop band Jukebox the Ghost are getting ready to head out on tour this fall.
New Music from the Inbox for July 30, 2018: IDLES, Jukebox the Ghost, Young the Giant, & More!