Thursday, March 23, 2017

Molly Burch - Please Be Mine - 2017

We're all lucky Molly started writing music simply to complement her voice, as we've discovered a great new American songwriter in the process. Captured Tracks is proud to present this debut album of ten beautiful, wistful love songs of loss, loneliness and reconnecting.

fuvk - almost tuesday - 2017

soft, emotional, hypnotic, acoustic, sweet!

soccer mommy - last girl / be seeing you - 2017

Colin F. High quality guitar pop. Manages to balance being super catchy and also not sound insufferably happy. Just feels authentic. And Sophie's voice is heavenly as usual. 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Rou - Incarnate EP - 2017

Voguing between aesthetics of eastern mandalas into a rare fusion of elegant, minimalist vocal layers and kalimba patterns, Rou has made a world for herself. 

Saturday, March 18, 2017

wombat_army - circling - 2017

'Circling' is the 4th album by London based composer/producer Martin Webb under the name wombat_army. Recorded over the course of 2016, the music was originally composed to be performed live along with rare archive films at a secret film society. Combining live cello through FX and looping pedals with laptop and synths, the intention for the music was to create richly textured atmospheres underpinned by a strong sense of melody and structure that would act as a live score to the visuals, creating an immersive and cinematic experience.

Jay Som - Everybody Works - 2017

On her first proper album as Jay Som, Melina Duterte, 22, solidifies her rep as a self-made force of sonic splendor and emotional might. If last year's aptly named Turn Into compilation showcased a fuzz-loving artist in flux—chronicling her mission to master bedroom recording—then the rising Oakland star's latest, Everybody Works, is the LP equivalent of mission accomplished. 

French for rabbits - The Weight of Melted Snow - 2017

French for Rabbits whispering dream-pop sad songs since 2012, with occasional outbursts.

Jefferson - Rough Choir E​.​P - 2017

Jefferson comes from Chicago and is something of a cosmic folk troubadour. Penning rich acoustic songs full of ideas, brimming with layered vocal harmonies, musical flourishes, scattershot drums and a kind of dreamy sunkissed woozy bliss you would expect from hours spend looking out across Lake Michigan and freaking out because it looks like the ocean