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  1. Last month, Athens, GA-based musician and poet Claire Cronin announced her new album, Big Dread Moon, with the haunting and impressive "Tourniquet." She recently shared a second track from the album, "Wolfman," which sounds like an otherworldly fable, punctuated by strings and a dry acoustic guitar. At its center is a werewolf, a constant threat…
  2. Pom Pom Squad are a New York City band fronted by Mia Berrin. They have an EP, 2017's Hate It Here, to their name so far, and later this year they're putting out another one. Today, they're sharing its lead single, "Heavy Heavy," a mess of tangled guitars and a snarling outlook. It's about feeling…
  3. The rain can force us into unexpected places. Sometimes, it’s for the better. Such is the case when I meet Welsh musician and novice furniture maker Cate Le Bon in New York City during a torrential downpour. We take refuge in the Guggenheim, as our expected coffee shop has been overtaken by others also finding…
  4. Gia Margaret's wonderful debut album, There's Always Glimmer, is getting a worldwide re-release today, and it includes a fresh track called "Babies," which was originally recorded as a demo a few years back. It's sparse and haunting, as Margaret hums about societal expectations and generational consequences. "It's hard to equate the weight, the fear of…
  5. Ava Luna just released a new album, Moon 2, in the fall, and a few of its members have been busy with side projects: Felicia Douglass is releasing a great Gemma album next week and Julian Fader recently put out his first album as Coughy. But the New York City group has just announced a…