New Albums You Can Stream Now

7 New Albums You Can Stream Right Now: Godflesh, Lil’ B and more…

Lots of stuff to fill up your listening queue: Swedish folk, scorched post-industrial and an exciting compilation.

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- Jun 2, 2014

Lust For Youth, International

Lust For Youth "Illume" Official Music Video

Who?: Swedish three-piece with a newly developing ear for grim and emotional synth-pop.

Where can I hear it?: Pitchfork.

What should I do while I listen?: Browse eBay for gently used leather pants.

When's it out?: June 10 via Sacred Bones.

The Atlas Moth, The Old Believer

Who?: An experimental metal group from Chicago. The one that just appeared in your bedroom from the centre of a burning rune. This is their third album.

Where can I hear it?: Pitchfork.

What should I do while I listen?: Get it to sync up with Walt Disney's Fantasia.

When's it out?: June 10 via Profound Lore.

Opal Tapes, Cambiare 

Who?: A compilation tape from one of the most exciting underground techno/noise labels. Get acquainted with signees new (Alis, Worker/Parasite) and older (BAT).

What should I do while I listen?: Count how many computers are around you right now.

When's it out?: Now, on Bandcamp.

Godflesh, Decline and Fall EP

Who?: Post-industrial pioneers return with their first collection of new material since 2001. A bad year for the world, but also post-industrial music.

What should I do while I listen?: Ponder this: what would Godflesh actually taste like? My bet's on Popeye's biscuits, as experienced on a new axis of dimensional ecstasy.

When's it out?: Today via Avalanche Recordings.

Clipping.CLPPNG

Who?: An experimental rap group that's more P.O.S. than Death Grips.

Where can I hear it?: NPR.

What should I do while I listen?: Get into a "real hip-hop" comment battle.

When's it out?: June 10 via Sub Pop.

Lil B, Hoop Life mixtape

Who?: It's the Based God. He cursed Kevin Durant and his team lost on Saturday night, so pay attention. Hoop Life is 33 new tracks dedicated to basketball. 

What should I do while I listen?: Just try and avoid the Based God's curse. That's all we can really do at this point.

When's it out?: Today.

First Aid KitStay Gold

First Aid Kit - Cedar Lane

Who?: Sweden's country folk cottage industry is now on their third album, which they say is "inspired by Bright Eyes."

Where can I hear it?: NPR.

What should I do while I listen?: Mourn, sigh, fiddle. The country folk trifecta.

When's it out?: June 10 via Columbia.

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