New Music Highlights

All the Feels

Fitz and the Tantrums
Label: Elektra Records
Release Date: September 20, 2019
The indie pop band, Fitz and The Tantrum, releases their new album “All the Feels,” which front-man Michael Fitzpatrick says has “all the emotions.” The group sees the album as a culmination of a year full of highs and lows.

Everything’s Fine

Jamie Drake
Label: AntiFragile Music
Release Date: September 20, 2019

One of LA’s best-kept secrets, Jamie Drake’s debut album Everything’s Fine embraces heartbreak and hope, with Indie-folk-pop stylings wrapped in lush orchestrations and delivered with rich vocals.

Ideal Man

Andrew Combs
Label: New West Records
Release Date: September 20, 2019

“irresistible hooks and refined vocals urging us to be true to ourselves.” – NPR

Karaoke Angel

Molly Sarlé
Label: Partisan Records
Release Date: September 20, 2019

Molly Sarlé brings open-hearted, unflinching songwriting perfect for late-night karaoke comedowns, plaintive morning walks, and conjuring the spirit world.

Nine

Blink-182
Label: Columbia
Release Date: September 20, 2019

The dark, foreboding lyrics of Nine outline lead singer Mark Hoppus’s battle with depression. “I’m not in a place right now where I want to write happy, up-tempo songs,” he said. The album’s themes speak to today’s current events: mass shootings, border control, and the presidency of Trump.

Sunshine Kitty

Tove Lo
Label: Island Records
Release Date: September 20, 2019
“I don’t need to be unhappy to write good songs,” says Swedish singer Tove Lo. Her new album Sunshine Kitty is brutally honest, dealing with themes of sexuality, desire, drugs, and recklessness.

Terms of Surrender

Hiss Golden Messenger
Label: Merge Records
Release Date: September 20, 2019

Drawing from influences across the American songbook, Hiss Golden Messenger’s Terms of Surrender is about holding love and sanity close in a world that’s on fire⁠—instead of succumbing to the flames.

The Owl

Zac Brown Band
Label: Broken Bow Records
Release Date: September 20, 2019
Owl is the result of the Zac Brown Band’s tireless artistic journey throughout the past couple of years. To them, owls symbolize magic, wisdom, and forshadowing. “I’ve got three owls tattooed on me, actually,” Brown said. The album features collaborations with Skrillex, Andrew Watt and Benny Blanco.

Why Me? Why Not.

Liam Gallagher
Label: Big Brother Recordings
Release Date: September 20, 2019
Gallagher’s second studio album “Why Me? Why Not.” releases, revealing the artist to be edgier than previously thought. “I’m here to give people what they want,” he says, “and if that’s boring, so be it.”