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Cold Beaches "Problems and Heartache (I Got Them)"

Cold Beaches has released visuals for the lead single, "Problems and Heartache (I Got Them)", from their forthcoming album, Drifter, which is due out July 31st.

The video was directed by the band, and finds lead singer, Sophia Nadia, riding around the city on her skateboard at night.

   

Safehold "LETTHERAINFALL!"

Emo Rapper Safehold has released a new single, "LETTHERAINFALL!", from his forthcoming debut album, Boyish, which is set to be released on July 24th via Mutant League.

This is the Rap debut of Payton Day of Pop Rock group Wilmette.

   

Brandon James "Drifting"

Brandon James has released his latest EP "Drifting". Brandon skillfully blends R&B, Pop, and Soul to create a raw, emotional, and sultry sound.

The EP's lead single called "So Emotional" and is accompaned by the video below.

   

Bruges "A Thread of Light"

Noise Rock quartet Bruges recently released a new album called A Thread of Light. This is the band's follow-up to their 2019 album, An Erasure of Form, and a strong step forward in their exploration of layered, sludgy drone.

The band released the album back on June 5th to coincide with bandcmap waiving their fees, and donated the proceeds from the release to the local charities Assata's Daughters and My Block along with matching those proceeds from the band.

   

Topaz "Help Yourself to My Garden"

Topaz has released his latest album, Help Yourself to My Garden. We shared the album's first single, "Sirens", back in May, but it is now accompanied by the video below. The album's second single is called "Troublemaker" and was released late last month.

Topaz is the beautiful Dream Pop of Zack Johnson, nd this album is his follow-up to 2018's High Society.