This is our New Music Playlist for this week:

A SHORELINE DREAM
Waitout
From Waitout (EP) 2018
Ryan Policky's Colorado trio produce "psychedelic reverie, sonically lush in jazzy shoegaze" that invokes "the daydreams of the early 2000s". Phew!
ALICE IN CHAINS
Rainier Fog
From Rainier Fog 2018
On their 6th album, Jerry Cantrell's Seattle groaners return in fine form, appealling to old and new fans
ANIMAT
September Falls (Forest Fires mix)
From The Last Man 2018
Animat are Sheffield-based Mark Daly and Michael Harding. This music comprised the live soundtrack for a touring presentation of Vincent Price's 1964 film 'The Last Man On Earth'
BAD SOUNDS
Wages
From Get Better 2018
This is the debut album by the Bath band who mash hip-hop and Beck so well
BILLY F. GIBBONS
Missin' The Kissin'
From The Big Bad Blues 2018
The long-awaited second 'solo' album by the ZZ Top guitarist and vocalist. The album is a mix of BFG originals and blues covers (this was by Gilly Stillwater). Nice!
BLACK HONEY
Midnight
From Black Honey 2018
The Brighton four-piece formed in 2014, and comprise Izzy B. Phillips (vcls/gtr), Chris Ostler (gtr), Tommy Taylor (bass), and Tom Dewhurst (drms). This is their debut album
THE BLINDERS
L'Etat C'Est Moi
From Columbia 2018
Doncaster's invigorating Blinders are Thomas Haywood (gtr, vlcs, lyrics), Charlie McGough (bass), and Matthew Neale (drms, bkg vcls)
DELGRES
Can't Let You Go
From Mo Jodi 2018
The Guadeloupe delta swamp blues trio are Pascal Danae, Baptiste Brondy (drms) and Rafgee (sousaphone). They take their name from Louis Delgres who was a leading figure in the fight against colonial slavery
THE DUST CODA
Let Me Go
From 2018
London's John Drake, Adam Mackie, Ollie Keeler and Scott Miller say 'this band isn't about re-inventing the wheel, it's just rolling it a little bit further down the road'. Nice. Following 2017's excellent debut, their second album is eagerly awaited
EDITORS
Cold
From Violence 2018
Tom Smith's band started in Birmingham in 2002. Previously known as Pilot, The Pride and Snowfield, their 6th album is their best since 2007's 'The End Has A Start'
EELS
You Are The Shining Light
From The Deconstruction 2018
This is the 12th album by E (Mark Oliver Everett), one of the most surprisingly successful 'underground' artists of all
ELECTRIC SIX
Full Moon Over The Internet
From Bride Of The Devil 2018
Dick Valentine serves up another fine piece of alt-rock, once again visiting their muse, the devil!
FLAT EARTH
Cyanide
From None For One 2018
Featuring ex-members of Norway's Him & Amorphis, vocalist Anthony says the song is about "a strong tendency of creating a picture of a person with a lot of issues"
THE GOON SAX
Love Lost
From We're Not Talking 2018
This group of teenagers from Brisbane have become one of our favorite new bands
HABBERDASH
What Do We Know
From Morning After The Madness (EP) 2018
Led by Kriss Stainton, the Sheffield indie-rockers started out in 2013. They recorded this debut EP at the Treehouse Studios in Derby
HOGJAW
Way Down Yonder
From Way Down Yonder 2018
The Arizona rockers started in the late 1980s in high school. They describe their music as "70's style loud guitar rock"
HOLYGRAM
Signals
From Modern Cults 2018
Krautrock meets shoegaze with the five-piece from Koeln, who are Patrick Bluemel (vcls), Sebastian Heer (drms), Marius Lansing (gtrs), Pilo Lenger (synths) and Bennett Reimann (bass)
IDLES
Samaritans
From Joy As An Act Of Resistance 2018
The Bristol agit-punks formed at the Bat-Cave Night Club in Bristol, run by singer Joe Talbot and bassist Adam Devonshire, who met while at Exeter Uni. This instant classic follows their 2017 debut album 'Brutalism'
K MICHELLE DUBOIS
Love And Only Love
From Harness 2018
Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Dubois counts Blondie & Divinyls among her influences, along with Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music, Flaming Lips, Grandaddy, and Fever Ray. So that's all good!
KASAMA
Holding Up The Sun
From Noisy Neighbours (EP) 2018
Andrew McCulloch's Kirkcudbright band take their name from the Filipino verb "to be together". Impressive debut!
THE MAGPIE SALUTE
Send Me An Omen
From High Water 1 2018
The U.S. band was put together by Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson, with vocalist John Hogg, Marc Ford, Sven Pipien, Hookah Brown, Matt Slocum and Joe Magistro. Their name is taken from a British superstition that you should salute a magpie to ward off bad luck
MASSIVE WAGONS
Hate Me
From Full Nelson 2018
Pure English rock & roll from the Lancaster rockers, led by the extraordinarily effective vocals of Baz Mills
THE MUTINEERS
Drug For That
From Threshold 2018
Frontman and songwriter Brian Mathusek leads the Portland (Oregon, USA) alt-rockers (not to be confused with the Manchester band of the same name)
MY BABY
In The Club
From Mounaiki: By The Bright Of Night 2018
Bring on the Amsterdam indie-funk siblings Cato and Joost van Dyck, with New Zealander, Daniel Johnston. This is from their fourth album, to be released in October 2018
NEON SATURDAYS
Phoenix
From Freaks In The Ocean 2018
The Latvian band reinvent alt-rock, and we are big fans!
NOEL GALLAGHER'S HIGH FLYING BIRDS
Holy Mountain
From Who Built The Moon? 2018
Noel Gallagher started the Manchester band in 2010, a year after his split from Oasis. This is their third album, produced by David Holmes, and this song contains samples from the 1967 bubblegum single 'The Chewin' Gum Kid' by The Ice Cream (aka Milan Radenkovich)
PIQUED JACKS
Loner Vs Lover
From 2018
Led by E-King (vcls, kybds), the Piqued Jacks are a band of brothers who grew up together in the countryside of Buggiano, near Florence
ROBYN
Missing U
From Honey 2018
Stockholm's Kate Bush soundee-likee, Robin Miriam Carlsson, returns eight years after her 'Body Talk' albums
ROCUS
Got Time
From 2018
Hailing from Leeds, the band met at a gig at which singer, songwriter and guitarist Russ Graves was playing an acoustic set, watched by bass player Declan McNulty and drummer Danny Harrison. And that was that!
SCENT
Deep Springs
From Deep Springs (EP) 2018
This is the third in a series of EPs to be released by the English band
SISTERAY
Wannabes
From Sisteray Said (EP) 2018
Helping to spearhead the UK's indie-rock revival, the Londoners' gritty attitude is a breath of fresh air
SLASH
The Call Of The Wild
From Living the Dream 2018
This is the third album in which the Guns 'n' Roses axeman, Hampstead's Saul Hudson, has teamed up with Boston's Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators
SLAVES
Magnolia
From Acts Of Fear And Love 2018
Tunbridge Wells' Laurie Vincent (gtr, bass, vlcs) and Isaac Holman (drms, vcls) started their agit-prop crusade in 2012. This is their third album
SOME SMOKING GUYS
Regular Faces
From Regular Faces 2018
This is the debut album by Francois-Gael's French indie-rockers from Angers
THEIA
What You Want
From The Ghost Light 2018
The rocking trio from the brewing legend that is Burton-on-Trent are: Kyle Lamley (vlcs/gr), Paul Edwards (bass) & Jake Dalton (drms)
WHISPERING SONS
Alone
From Image 2018
The Belgian post-punk outfit finally release their long-awaited debut, written after the band collectively moved to Brussels in 2016