1 April 2020

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2020 New Music Now –  Indie Rock ‘n’ Folk.

New picks are added every two weeks: 1st and 15th.

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Benjamin Gibbard
Benjamin Gibbard performs from home (RollingStone.com)
  1. Benjamin Gibbard – Life in Quarantine
  2. Chromatics – TOY runningmanicon
  3. Bukahara – Canaries in a Coal Mine runningmanicon
  4. Papooz – Figs and Gorgonzola
  5. Melissa Payne – Darker than Your Dark
  6. Pomplamoose (ft dodie) – Monster
  7. Kandace Springs (ft Norah Jones) – Angel Eyes
  8. Joel Plaskett – If There’s Another Road
  9. Koffi Olomide – Pygmalion 
  10. Sean Koch – We All Believe
  11. X Ambassadors – Belong
  12. The Lumineers – Have You Ever Seen the Rain
  13. Josh Ritter and The Milk Carton Kids – Losing Battles (acoustic) sun-icon
  14. Radical Face – The Crooked Kind
  15. Mundy’s Bay – Visions of You
  16. Frazey Ford – Holdin’ It Down
  17. Ocie Elliott – Fame
  18. Great Lake Swimmers – Getting to the Heart of It
  19. The Killers – Cautionrunningmanicon
  20. Mise en Scene – Angel runningmanicon
  21. Partner – Good Place to Hide (At the Time)
  22. Nothing but Thieves – Is Everybody Going Crazy? runningmanicon
  23. Mondo Cozmo – Black Cadillac
  24. Waxahatchee – Witches
  25. New Wales – Face Tattoo
  26. The Dears – The Worst in Usrunningmanicon
  27. Passenger – The Way That I Love You sun-icon
  28. Basia Bulat – Love is at the End of the World
  29. MishCatt – Midnight Sun (acoustic)
  30. Mélodie Lauret – Quand j’entends les gens
  31. RHODES – This Shouldn’t Work
  32. JJ Shiplett – Closer
  33. Gordon Lightfoot – Oh So Sweet

runningmanicon also on The Workout Mix of New Indie Rock & Folk playlist (as of the publication of this chart)

sun-icon  also appears on the Sweet Summer Mellow Playlist

sun-lightning -icon copy  also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

Fist-small copy also appears on the Protest! playlist.

15 March 2020

Stay well, music fans!  There is sooooo much music online that staying home should not be tedious. Catch up on old favourites but, more importantly, DISCOVER new music! 

😷Indy😷

 

This chart is playlisted with Spotify: 

2020 New Music Now –  Indie Rock ‘n’ Folk.

New picks are added every two weeks: 1st and 15th.

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2020 – New Music Now – Archive of Previous Charts

Kodaline_from Riotmag
Kodaline (from Riotmag.co)
  1. Kodaline – Sometimesrunningmanicon
  2. Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – Blue Moon Risingrunningmanicon
  3. Rob Hirst and Jay O’Shea – Pearl Shell Buttons
  4. William Prince – Wasted
  5. Dixie Chicks – Gaslighterrunningmanicon
  6. Celeigh Cardinal – The Devil is a Blue-Eyed Man
  7. Hawksley Workman and Sarah Slean – Lost Together
  8. Julia Stone – Beds are BurningFist-small copy
  9. Samantha Crain – Garden Dove
  10. Naive New Beaters – Addicted to Joy
  11. Grouplove – Youth
  12. Born Ruffians – Dedicationrunningmanicon
  13. The Franklin Electric – Made It up in Your Head
  14. HAIM – The Stepsrunningmanicon
  15. Melissa Payne – September Skies
  16. Joe Nolan – Tupelo Honey
  17. Artists for Peace and Justice (Jackson Browne, Jonathan Wilson, Jenny Lewis, Sanba Zao) – Lapé, Lanmou
  18. Waxahatchee – Lilacs
  19. The Wild North – Margaret sun-icon
  20. Kid Francescoli (ft Samantha) – Eu Quero sun-icon
  21. Hamilton Leithauser – Isabella
  22. Josh Farrow – Something I Can Feel
  23. Donovan Woods – Grew Apart
  24. Overcoats – New Shoes
  25. Ruby Waters – Sweet Sublime (Stripped)
  26. Daniel Romano – Nerveless (Live)
  27. JJ Shiplett – Waiting on the Rain
  28. Khruangbin (ft Leon Bridges) – C-Side
  29. Sharon Van Etten – Beaten Down

runningmanicon also on The Workout Mix of New Indie Rock & Folk playlist (as of the publication of this chart)

sun-icon  also appears on the Sweet Summer Mellow Playlist

sun-lightning -icon copy  also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

Fist-small copy also appears on the Protest! playlist.

1 March 2020

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2020 New Music Now –  Indie Rock ‘n’ Folk.

New picks are added every two weeks: 1st and 15th.

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2020 – New Music Now – Archive of Previous Charts

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Yola by Mhari Shaw
  1. Yola – Faraway Looksun-icon
  2. Arlo Parks – Eugenesun-icon
  3. Best Coast – Master of My Own Mindrunningmanicon
  4. Shred Kelly – Dead Leavesrunningmanicon
  5. X-Ambassadors – Great Unknown runningmanicon
  6. Jordan Klassen – Identivacationrunningmanicon
  7. Yves Tumor – Gospel for a New Century
  8. Thundercat – Dragonball Durag
  9. Gregory Porter – If Love Is Overrated
  10. Gorillaz (ft Fatoumata Diawara) – Désolé 
  11. Milky Chance (ft  Témé Tan) – Rush 
  12. Busty and the Bass (ft George Clinton) – Baggy Eyed Dopeman
  13. Sans Chateaux – Lee Inlandsun-icon
  14. Grimes – Delete Forever
  15. Drezus – It’s OKsun-icon
  16. The Strokes – Bad Decisionsrunningmanicon
  17. Metrik – We are the Energyrunningmanicon
  18. Fake Shark – Bad Chemistryrunningmanicon
  19. Arkells – Years in the Makingrunningmanicon
  20. The Dead South – Blue Trash runningmanicon
  21. Les Deuxluxes – Lighter Fluidrunningmanicon
  22. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – Cars in Space
  23. Scenic Route to Alaska – Daydreamingrunningmanicon
  24. Johnny Flynn – Queen Bee 
  25. Charlotte Cornfield – In My Corner
  26. Rose Cousins – The Lullaby (My Oldest Love)
  27. Frazey Ford – Everywhere
  28. Alanis Morissette – Smiling
  29. The White Buffalo – The Rapture
  30. Slow Leaves – Miss You
  31. Boy & Bear – Wicked Gamesun-icon
  32. Tall Tall Trees – The Wind, She Whispers
  33. Test the Timber – 100 Mile House
  34. Nathaniel Rateliff – What a Drag

 

runningmanicon also on The Workout Mix of New Indie Rock & Folk playlist (as of the publication of this chart)

sun-icon  also appears on the Sweet Summer Mellow Playlist

sun-lightning -icon copy  also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

Fist-small copy also appears on the Protest! playlist.

15 February 2020

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2020 New Music Now –  Indie Rock ‘n’ Folk.

New picks are added every two weeks: 1st and 15th.

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2020 – New Music Now – Archive of Previous Charts

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A Girl Called Eddy
  1. A Girl Called Eddy – Someone’s Gonna Break Your Heartrunningmanicon
  2. Khruangbin (ft Leon Bridges) – Midnightsun-icon
  3. William Prince – Lighthousesun-icon
  4. Basia Bulat – Already Forgivensun-icon
  5. Yola – Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
  6. Marcus King – Wildflowers & Winesun-icon
  7. Frazey Ford – Azadsun-icon
  8. The Jerry Cans (aka ᐸᐃ ᒑᓚᖃᐅᑎᒃᑯᑦ or Pai Gaalaqautikkut) – Havava
  9. Nahko And Medicine for The People – Gardenrunningmanicon
  10. U.S. Girls – 4 American Dollars runningmanicon
  11. Artists for Peace and Justice (ft Jackson Browne) – Love is Love
  12. Sarah Harmer – St. Peter’s Bay
  13. Overcoats – Fire & Fury
  14. Hawksley Workman & Sarah Slean – Wound You
  15. Kakkmaddafakka – Echoesrunningmaniconsun-lightning -icon copy
  16. Alan Doyle – Anywhere You Wanna Go runningmanicon
  17. Tim & The Glory Boys – When You Know You Know runningmanicon
  18. Fitz and The Tantrums – I Just Wanna Shine (acoustic)runningmanicon
  19. Bombay Bicycle Club – Is It Real runningmanicon
  20. Tame Impala – Breathe Deeper runningmanicon
  21. Molly Sarlé – Human
  22. Jenn Grant – Happy Birthday, Baby
  23. Paul Rudolf – Open Water
  24. Bobby Bazini – Choose You
  25. Busty and the Bass – Summersun-icon
  26. Morningsiders – Not Your Lover
  27. Sans Chateaux – Wayfarers
  28. Wyatt Donaldson – Our First Love Song
  29. Brian Bulger – Brother, Are You on Your Way?
  30. NONEWFRIENDS. – Already Gone
  31. Oh Wonder – In and Out of Love

runningmanicon also on The Workout Mix of New Indie Rock & Folk playlist (as of the publication of this chart)

sun-icon  also appears on the Sweet Summer Mellow Playlist

sun-lightning -icon copy  also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

Fist-small copy also appears on the Protest! playlist.

1 February 2020

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2020 New Music Now –  Indie Rock ‘n’ Folk.

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JS Ondara by Daniel Mendoza.
J.S. Ondara by Daniel Mendoza
  1. J.S. Ondara – Lebanon
  2. molly ofgeography – Mile Magnificent
  3. POLIÇA – Steady
  4. U.S. Girls – Overtime
  5. A Girl Called Eddy – Big Mouth
  6. Baxter Dury – Slumlord
  7. Gregory Porter – Revival
  8. Faouzia – The Road
  9. girl in red – kate’s not here
  10. Matilda Mann – The Fucking Best
  11. Ocie Elliott – Forest Floor
  12. The Jerry Cans – Atauttikkut
  13. Grouplove – Deleter
  14. TOPS – I Feel Alive
  15. Badly Drawn Boy – Is this a Dream? runningmanicon
  16. M. Ward – Unreal City runningmanicon
  17. Radical Face – Reveries
  18. Seryn – Peeling Paint runningmanicon
  19. Peach Pit – Shampoo Bottles
  20. Sir Woman – Speak
  21. Rose Cousins – The Return (Love Comes Back)
  22. K.S. Rhoads (ft Allie Farris) – Up to You to Move the World
  23. Paul Rudolf – Invisible Me
  24. Joel Plaskett – Head over Heels into Heaven
  25. Trampled by Turtles – Our Town
  26. Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers – California
  27. Léo Piché – Un dernier verre
  28. Nathaniel Rateliff – And It’s Still Alright
  29. Mendeleyev – Girl from the North Country
  30. Aoife Nessa Frances – Here in the Dark
  31. Madison Cunningham – Pin It Down
  32. The Big Moon – Your Light
  33. Warmduscher – Disco Peanuts runningmanicon

 

runningmanicon also on The Workout Mix of New Indie Rock & Folk playlist (as of the publication of this chart)

sun-icon  also appears on the Sweet Summer Mellow Playlist

sun-lightning -icon copy  also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

Fist-small copy also appears on the Protest! playlist.

15 January 2020

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2020 New Music Now –  Indie Rock ‘n’ Folk.

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Hinds by ERIK TANNER
Hinds by Erik Tanner
  1. Hinds – Riding Solorunningmanicon
  2. Black Leather Jacket – Village Peoplerunningmanicon
  3. Wolf Parade – Julia Take Your Man Homerunningmanicon
  4. Vampire Weekend (ft Danielle Haim) – We Belong Together
  5. J.S. Ondara – American Dream
  6. Rob Drabkin – Two Left Feet (The Way You Move)
  7. Baron.E – Danser dans le noirrunningmanicon
  8. Karina Vismara – No Se Deja Conquistar
  9. Emmrose – Hopeless Romantics
  10. Ashley Ann McMillen (ft Mary Bragg) – Little Bitty Ring
  11. Andy Shauf – Things I Do
  12. Jack Peñate – Murderrunningmanicon
  13. Bombay Bicycle Club – I Can Hardly Speak
  14. Videoclub – What Are You So Afraid Of
  15. Circa Waves – Jacquelinerunningmanicon
  16. Beatific – Perpetual Contemplation of an Infinite Glory
  17. Mighty Oaks – Forget Tomorrow
  18. Zach Heckendorf – Lust & Wonder
  19. Reuben And The Dark (ft AG) – Hold Your Head High
  20. William Prince – Always Have What We Had
  21. Emily Afton – Lonestar
  22. Sons of The East – Come Away (Unplugged)
  23. Artists for Peace and Justice – Under the Supermoon
  24. CoCo Zandi (ft Wild Child) – Angel
  25. The Mowgli’s – Wasting Time
  26. Cornershop – No Rock: Save in Roll runningmanicon

runningmanicon also on The Workout Mix of New Indie Rock & Folk playlist (as of the publication of this chart)

sun-icon  also appears on the Sweet Summer Mellow Playlist

sun-lightning -icon copy  also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

Fist-small copy also appears on the Protest! playlist.

1 January 2020

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2020 New Music Now –  Indie Rock ‘n’ Folk.

New picks are added every two weeks: 1st and 15th.

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2020 – New Music Now – Archive of Previous Charts

Nahko And Medicine for the People (from Facebook)
Nahko And Medicine for the People (from Instagram)
  1. Nahko and Medicine for the People – Slow Down
  2. Trampled by Turtles – Ooh La La
  3. Vampire Weekend (ft Danielle Haim) – Married in a Gold Rush
  4. The Dandy Warhols – Sins are Forgiven
  5. Black Pumas – Old Man
  6. Dylan LeBlanc – Renegade
  7. Joshua Hyslop – Behind the Light
  8. Donovan Woods – While All the While
  9. Jenn Grant (ft Mary Bragg) – The Party
  10. Sudan Archives – Glorious
  11. Sans Chateaux – Messengers
  12. Wild Rivers – Thinking ‘Bout Love
  13. Mighty Oaks – Lost Again
  14. Peter Bjorn and John – Reason to be Reasonable
  15. Hey Hey My My – Plastic Life
  16. Alberta Cross – Something Real to Defend
  17. Big Little Lions – Here We Go Again
  18. Overcoats (Joey Pecoraro remix) – The Fool
  19. Said The Whale – Level Best – For Bedtime
  20. Bombay Bicycle Club – Racing Stripes
  21. Dan Edmonds – Softie
  22. Half Moon Run – Natural Disaster
  23. Sons of The East – You Ain’t Going Nowhere
  24. Jamestown Revival – This Too Shall Pass
  25. Son Little – hey rose
  26. City and Colour – Living in Lightning
  27. SONTALK – I am a War Machine (Acoustic)
  28. Washington – American Spirit
  29. E^ST – FLIGHT PATH

runningmanicon also on The Workout Mix of New Indie Rock & Folk playlist (as of the publication of this chart)

sun-icon  also appears on the Sweet Summer Mellow Playlist

sun-lightning -icon copy  also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

Fist-small copy also appears on the Protest! playlist.