This Week In Songs - January 23-29
Fri, 29 Jan 2016 15:01:50
From an axed The Tonight Show with Stephen Colbert Father John Misty song, "Maybe Sweet One You Won't Have Nightmares Tonight," to Rihanna's first single, "Work" [ft. Drake], off the just-released ANTI, this week saw both big and small acts unveiling some must-listen-to songs. Elton John released a new tune, "In The Name Of You," from his upcoming 33rd LP, Wonderful Crazy Night. After 10 years of work on a single track, Frances Cone finally premiered "Arizona."
Meanwhile, up-and-comers were making the rounds, with releases from BJ the Chicago Kid, "Church (Westcoast Remix)" featuring Ty Dolla $ign & Anderson .Paak), and theMind, who debuted "Mercury Rising" featuring Donnie Trumpet & Sylvie Grace. Flume is also back on the scene with his new track, "Smoke & Retribution" [ft. Vince Staples & Kučka ]. Meanwhile, A$AP Rocky got some work in with Pharrell Williams and put out "Hear Me." And Seattle grunge pop trio Tangerine dropped some words to ARTISTdirect in an Icebreaker interview, before debuting its new song, "Sunset." There were also tons of other new tracks released, check below to listen.
Father John Misty - "Maybe Sweet One You Won't Have Nightmares Tonight"
Rihanna - "Work" [ft. Drake] - ANTI
Stream "Work" at TIDAL
Elton John - "In The Name Of You" - Wonderful Crazy Night
Frances Cone - "Arizona" - Late Riser
BJ The Chicago Kid – "Church (Westcoast Remix)" [ft. Ty Dolla $ign & Anderson .Paak] - In My Mind
theMIND – "Mercury Rising" [ft. Donnie Trumpet & Sylvie Grace]
Flume – "Smoke & Retribution" [ft. Vince Staples & Kučka] - Skin
A$AP Rocky ft. Pharrell - "Hear Me"
Islands - "Back Into It" and "Charm Offensive" - Taste and Should I Remain Here at Sea?
Katy B x KAYTRANADA - "Honey" - Honey
Sioux Falls - "Dinosaur Dying" - Rot Forever
Tangerine - "Sunset" - Sugar Teeth EP
Summer Flake - "Shoot and Score" - Hello Friends
Operators - "Cold Light"- vBlue Wave
Frankie Cosmos - "Sinister" - Next Thing
Best Coast - "Dumb" (Nirvana Cover) - Wavves/Best Coast Split
Wavves - "Dreams of Grandeur" - Wavves/Best Coast Split
Earl Sweatshirt - "Wind in my Sails," "bary," and "SKRT SKRT"
Iggy Pop - "Break Into Your Heart" - Post Pop Depression
Steven Tyler - "Red, White, & You"
Elliott Smith - "Plainclothes Man" (Solo version) - Heaven Adores You Soundtrack
Shamir - "Hungry Like the Wolf" (Duran Duran Cover)
Cold Cave - "Your Silent Face" (New Order Cover)
—The ARTISTdirect Staff