New Music Playlist from 2XS Rocks!:

ALBERT HAMMOND JR
Fast Times
from 2019
The Gibraltarian 'son of Free Electric Band' goes solo. THis is from his 5th solo album, following 2018's 'Francis Trouble'
ANNA OF THE NORTH
Used To Be
from 2019
Oslo's Anna Lotterud's music has been regarded as "soft, soul-baring electro-pop". So that's what we'll call it, too. This will be included on her second album, following 2016's 'Lovers'
BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB
Echo
from Wrong Creatures 2019
They're back! Peter Hayes returns with the San Francisco band that made the zeroes a better place for us with 2XS hits like 'Whatever Happened To My Rock & Roll'
BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB
Little Thing Gone Wild
from Wrong Creatures 2019
They're back! Peter Hayes returns with the San Francisco band that made the zeroes a better place for us with 2XS hits like 'Whatever Happened To My Rock & Roll'
THE BRIGHT LIGHT SOCIAL HOUR
Lie To Me
from Jude Vol. 1 2019
The psychedelic rockers are from Austin, Texas
THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS
The Universe Sent Me
from No Geography 2019
This is the 9th album by Thomas Owen Mostyn Rowlands and Edmund John Simons (Chemical Tom and Chemical Ed). The album's cover is an image taken from the booklet of the 1977 album 'Consequences' by Godley & Creme
CHERRY GLAZERR
Daddi
from Stuffed And Ready 2019
The LA-based three-piece are Clementine Creevy, Tabor Allen and Sasami Ashworth
DIG LAZARUS
Tell Me Why
from 2019
Some very catchy rawness from the Leicester combo, who are Ash Tustain, (ld gtr/vcls), Jack Cotterill (drms), and Atticus Hall-McNair (bass, vcls). This is a re-make of their 2018 single
EDITORS
Hallelujah (So Low)
from Violence [The Blanck Mass Recording] 2019
This is their producer Blanck Mass' original productions of tracks from their acclaimed 2018 Top 10 album 'Violence'
EX HEX
Rainbow Shiner
from It's Real 2019
The Washington, D.C., alt-rockers are Mary Timony, Betsy Wright and Laura Harris. This is their second album
FROTH
Laurel
from Duress 2019
JooJoo Ashworth's gtr and vcls lead the L.A. trio
HAFDIS HULD
Here Comes The Rain Again
from Variations 2019
Hafdis Huld is an Icelandic singer with an international fan-base in over 65 countries. She's had several hit singles and albums in her home country, and has now produced an album of covers of some of her favourite tracks, in this case by The Eurythmics
IDLEWILD
Interview Music
from Interview Music 2019
Roddy Woomble's vcls and Rod Jones'guitar still lead the Edinburgh indie-rockers, formed in 1995 and veterans of a 2XS live sessio in 1997
THE JASMINE MINKS
Gravity
from 2019
The Aberdeen band hav been firm local favourites since the 80s, and were the first band to be signed by Creation Records guru, Alan McGhee. They've returned to delight us with this single
JENNY LEWIS
Heads Gonna Roll
from On The Line 2019
The former child actress and Rilo Kiley singer/guitarist clocks up her fourth album, accompanied on this track by Ringo Starr on drums
LUBAS
To The Surface
from 2018
The five-piece Sheffield rockers are led by the vocals of Kerry Aizlewood-Lubas
MAPS
Just Reflecting
from Colours. Reflect. Time. Loss. 2019
Maps is the recording moniker of Northampton electronic musician and producer, James Kenneth Chapman. With Poppy Scattergood, he was also one half of On Dead Waves
MARQUIS DRIVE
Shine On
from 2019
The West Midlands SEVEN-piece crash into our playlist with a song is feels as though we've known for years - which is always good. It's an anthem!
MELISSA ETHERIDGE
The Medicine Show
from The Medicine Show 2019
The legendary Melissa says "Calling the album 'The Medicine Show' puts straight up, front and centre, that this is about health, wellness, cannabis... We're not afraid of this anymore. We've come a long way". Nicely put
SEETHING AKIRA
I Am The Devil (Rabbit Junk remix)
from Sleepy Skeletor 2018
Bring on some inspired punk from the Portsmouth electronic metallurgists. This is the superior Rabbit Junk remix
SHAPESHIFTINGALIENS
Love Is A Battlefield (ft. Ingrid Contardo)
from Love Is A Battlefield 2019
The Swedish duo comprises Johan Cleve on vocals and Niklas Rundquist, aka Brainshadow
SHARON VAN ETTEN
Comeback Kid
from Remind Me Tomorrow 2019
Sharon Van Etten singer-songwriter and actress from New Jersey. This is her fifth studio album
SIR BABYGIRL
Everyone Is A Bad Friend
from Crush On Me 2019
Sir Babygirl is the pseudonym of the Brooklyn-based 'gender-queer' DIY pop diva/producer, Kelsie Hogue
SLEAFORD MODS
Kebab Spider
from Eton Alive 2019
Singer Jason Williamson and musician Andrew Fearn started their leftfield agit-prop music after they met in 2009 at the Chameleon club in Nottingham. Williamson had previously worked as a session musician Spiritualized and Bent
SNAPPED ANKLES
Rechargeable
from Stunning Luxury 2019
Formed in East London in 2011, Mike Chestnutt and Paddy Austin began performing at DIY nights creating live improvisations by chopping up 1960s films before sequencing and augmenting them with synthesisers
SON MIEUX
Nothing
from Faire de Son Mieux 2019
The Dutch collective was started by singer/songwriter Camiel Meiresonne in 2014. 'Faire de Son Mieux' is French for 'getting the most out of yourself'
SUNDARA KARMA
One Last Night On This Earth
from Ulfilas’ Alphabet 2019
Sundara Karma are a Reading indie indie-rock band, led by singer/guitarist Oscar 'Lulu' Pollock. This is from their second album
THOSE DAMN CROWS
Blink Of An Eye
from Murder And The Motive 2019
The five piece rock band are from Bridgend, South Wales
US3R
Renegade
from 1985 2019
Us3r ('User') is a solo electro-indie artist based in Seattle, WA, who began writing music under his moniker in 2018
VELVET SUNSET
Teenage Talk
from 2019
Formerly 2XS favouries, Hopeless Kids, the Parisian garage-rockers are Max & Eleonore Walter
WHERE WE SLEEP
The Desert
from Experiments In The Dark (EP) 2019
London's Beth Rettig is best known as the vocalist of alt-pop band Blindness. On this EP, she enlists collaborations with various other artists, including Axel Ray of United Ghosts on this track
WHITE DENIM
Moves On
from Performance 2019
White Denim are a three-piece from Austin, Texas