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Albums of the Month - November 2020


19th November 2020
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Our top picks of the latest albums to listen to every month, from pop to rap to rock. Our top choices this month will be a great edition to anyone’s record collection.

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Spirit World Field Guide

Aesop Rock | Rhymesayers

New York rapper Aesop Rock brings us his latest and eight studio album Spirit World Field Guide. Acting as a survival guide through another world, Aesop Rock becomes the narrator speaking of hallucinations and survival tips as we are transported through his alternative dimension.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

Twisted

Marina Kaye | PIAS Recordings

In the third album from French singer/songwriter Marina Kaye, she delves into her own mind exploring love, fear, anger, revenge and passion in this deeply personal album mixed with powerful vocals.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

Lamentations

William Basinski | Temporary Residence

American composer William Basinki releases another album of intoxicating ambient experiences, that feel vintage and fresh all at the same time.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

Tunng Presents...DEAD CLUB

Tunng | Full Time Hobby

English band Tunng drums up another experimental album DEAD CLUB, a concept album about death and grief. Don’t let that put you off, as its takes on those subjects with light and gentle folktronic beats.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

Always In My Head

APRE | Universal Music

In an incredibly ear-catching style, English alternative band APRE releases it’s debut album Always In My Head. Its summer party vibes will cheer up any of those winter blues, and may even get you dancing with the addictive tunes.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

Starting Over

Chris Stapleton | UMG Recordings

Releasing his fourth solo album Starting Over, country superstar Chris Stapleton brings a fresh collection of southern soul, classic rock and sentimental ballads to his new embodiment of Americana.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

I’ll Probably Be Asleep

Hachiku | Marathon Artists

Melbourne based Hachiku (aka Anika Ostendorf) releases her debut album I’ll Probably Be Asleep, filled to the brim with dreamy escapist indie pop. Layered with a ton of ambience, Hachiku’s breathy vocals will send you into sleepy world.

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Return

Katy J Pearson | PIAS Recordings

Moving on from her duo band with her brother, Bristolian Katy J Pearson’s Return acts as a debut-comeback album all in one. Bring folk vibes from America’s south, her fast paced tracks conjure images of driving along a lonely dusty highway.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

Hey u x

BENEE | Republic Recordings

Best known for the early 2020 song Superlonely, Kiwi alternative artist BENEE releases her first album Hey u x. Waving between alt-rock to hip hop to house, BENEE displays a smorgasbord of talents in her debut.

Listen on:  Spotify   Tidal    Apple Music    Qobuz

 

Notes from Vinegar Hill

Herman Dune | YAYA TOVA

With 14 studio albums under their belt, Swedish-French indie rock band Herman Dune’s latest album features an endearing old fashioned collection of dusty vignettes from the golden state.

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