1 September 2020

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

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Black Pumas (by Greg Giannukos)

  1. Black Pumas – Colors (acoustic)
  2. Metric – Empty (Dirt Road)
  3. CHAI and Hinds – UNITED GIRLS ROCK’N’ROLL CLUB
  4. girl in red – rue
  5. Hawksley Workman – Just a Dream (JUGUCO remix)
  6. Will Butler – Surrender
  7. Lewis Del Mar – TV
  8. Matt Mays – Dan n’ Shaniqua
  9. Radical Face – The Missing Road
  10. Alex Porat – never say ily again
  11. First Aid Kit – On the Road Again
  12. Gregory Porter – Everything You Touch is Gold
  13. Born Ruffians – 30th Century War
  14. Mermaid in China – Demon of Perfection
  15. Snow Patrol and The Saturday Songwriters – On the Edge of All This
  16. The Two Tracks – Beautiful
  17. The Avett Brothers – Untitled #4
  18. The Band Of Heathens – South by Somewhere
  19. Arkells – Knocking at the Door (acoustic)
  20. Arlo Parks – Hurt
  21. Georgia & The Vintage Youth – Heavy Eyes
  22. Charlotte Day Wilson – Summertime
  23. Half Moon Run – All at Once
  24. Sugaray Rayford – Homemade Disaster
  25. Bahamas – Own Alone
  26. Vian Izak and Davide Rossi – Sangre de Cristo
  27. Graeme James – Fire in the Pines
  28. Darlingside – Ocean Bed
  29. The Fratellis – Six Days in June  (acoustic)
  30. Soft Shelter – Sunsets and Regrets
  31. Busty and the Bass – Eddie
  32. Reuben James, Adam Flowers and Keyon Harrold – BBQ Energy
  33. Elephant Stone – American Dream
  34. Bill Callahan – Let’s Move to the Country
  35. Simone Istwa – Bird on a Wire
  36. Nerina Pallot – Love Will Tear Us Apart
  37. Ólafur Arnalds – We Contain Multitudes (from home)

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

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also appears on The 2020 Top Summer Party Tunes Playlist

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15 August 2020

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Tei Shi (from Twitter)
Tei Shi (from Twitter)

  1. Tei Shi – Johnny sun-iconrunningmanicon
  2. Alex Kapranos and Clara Luciani – Summer Winesun-icon
  3. Tracy McNeil & The GoodLife – Catch You
  4. Terra Lightfoot – Paper Thin Walls
  5. Alanis Morissette – Ablaze
  6. Father John Misty – Fallin’ Rain
  7. Felipe Baldomir – Colours
  8. mxmtoon – bon iversun-icon
  9. Mipso – Your Body
  10. Vera Blue – Heroessun-icon
  11. Cub Sport – Drivesun-icon
  12. Cayucas – Lonely without You sun-icon
  13. JR JR – This Side of Paradise
  14. Slowsie – Bedbugsrunningmanicon
  15. The Nude Party – Shine Your Lightrunningmanicon
  16. Garrett Kato – Permanently
  17. Craig Cardiff – Miss Ohio
  18. Asaf Avidan – Anagnorisis
  19. Sorrey – Running Up that Hill
  20. Azure Ryder – Dizzy
  21. The Regrettes – I Love Us
  22. Susto – House of the Blue Green Buddha
  23. The Flaming Lips – Dinosaurs on the Mountain
  24. My Morning Jacket – Spinning My Wheels
  25. Washington – Batflowers
  26. Fruit Bats – Today sun-icon
  27. SYML – The Dark
  28. Future Islands – Thrill
  29. Nylophone – Let’s Go Driving
  30. White Poppy – Broken

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 August 2020

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ARkells
Arkells (from arkellsmusic.com)

  1. Arkells – Quitting You sun-icon
  2. Ten Fé – Nothing Breaks Like a Heart sun-icon
  3. Ryann – Circles sun-icon
  4. Jake Bugg – Rabbit Hole
  5. Ocie Elliott – Berry Bush sun-icon
  6. HAIM – Gasoline
  7. The Milk Carton Kids – Hope of a Lifetime (Live)sun-icon
  8. Birds of Bellwoods – Pinebox
  9. Serena Ryder – Candy
  10. beabadoobee – Care
  11. Julia Stone – Break
  12. Nothing But Thieves – Real Love Song
  13. Vampire Weekend – Houston Dubairunningmanicon
  14. Yukon Blonde – Get Precious
  15. Craig Cardiff – Yellowknife sun-icon
  16. The Steeldrivers – I Choose You runningmanicon
  17. Zaki Ibrahim – Connected Mattalike
  18. Alanis Morissette – Reckoning
  19. Kathleen Edwards – Hard on Everyone
  20. Washington – Kiss Me Like We’re Gonna Die
  21. Koffee – Pressure
  22. Soviet Dolls – White Knights
  23. baby of the bunch – Ur Mom runningmanicon
  24. Half Moon Run – Grow into Love
  25. Blitzen Trapper – Magical Thinking sun-icon
  26. Donovan Woods – Clean Slate
  27. Andy Shauf – Judy
  28. Pete Yorn – Jeannine
  29. E^ST – Walking Home in the Rain
  30. City and Colour – Murderer
  31. Orville Peck – Smalltown Boy sun-icon
  32. Father John Misty – Anthem
  33. Bobby Bazini – Under the Weight
  34. Joshua Hyslop – Let It Rain
  35. Scenic Route to Alaska – Call Your Friends
  36. Lime Juice – Quietude
  37. Johnny Flynn – Home & Dry
  38. Roberto López – Sofrito

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 July 2020

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July Talk 15 July 2020 Instagram
July Talk (from Instagram)

1. July Talk – Good Enough sun-icon
2. Wolf Saga – Through this Night
3. Future Islands – For Sure
4. New Wales – 1993  runningmanicon
5. Elliott BROOD – Stay Out
6. Graeme James – Death Defying Acts
7. Sam Roberts Band – Ascension runningmanicon
8. The Suffers – Take Me to the Good Times
9. Of Monsters and Men – Circles sun-icon
10. Leaf Rapids – Husavik sun-icon
11. Will Ferrell &  My Marianne – Husavik (My Hometown)
13. Gin Wigmore – Feels Like Me runningmanicon

14. Elle King – The Let Go
15. Zaki Ibrahim – Grow
16. Maisie Peters – Sad Girl Summer
17. Shred Kelly – Underground runningmanicon
18. Fake Shark – L-ectric Touch runningmanicon
19. Ten Cent Herring – Changing runningmanicon
20. Ray LaMontagne – Roll Me Mama, Roll Me
21. The Dead South – House of the Rising Sun
22. Sufjan Stevens – My Rajneesh
23. This Is The Kit – This Is What You Did
24. Waxahatchee – St. Cloud
25. Passenger – Queenstown
26. Kathleen Edwards – Birds on a Feeder
27. Emilee – Heaven
28. Crying Day Care Choir – Juli
29. Ferre Gola – Fonctionnaire (Acoustic)
30. Quique Escamilla – Encomienda
31. Imelda May – Liberty Belle
32. The Lumber Jills – Mae Rose / Cottonwoods / Popcorn Reel / Trip to Market

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 July 2020

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H.E.R
(H.E.R. from http://www.her-official.com)

  1. H.E.R. – I Can’t Breathe
  2. Tash Sultana – Greed
  3. Zaki Ibrahim – Sunrise
  4. Norah Jones – To Live
  5. Gregory Porter – Mister Holland sun-icon
  6. Fantastic Negrito (ft Tank and The Bangas) – I’m so Happy I Cry
  7. Hey Ocean! – Happy Nowsun-icon
  8. Ray LaMontagne – Summer Cloudssun-icon
  9. Old Sea Brigade – Carolinesun-icon
  10. Jenn Grant – Eye of the Tigersun-icon
  11. Irish Women in Harmony – Dreamssun-icon
  12. Dwayne Gretzky – Just What I Neededsun-icon
  13. Sons of The East – Inappropriate Behaviour
  14. Walk Off the Earth – Oh What a Feelingrunningmanicon
  15. Shred Kelly – Roman Candle Eyes
  16. Anteros – Fool Moon
  17. Simpson – Summerrunningmanicon
  18. Hollow – Running Red Lights
  19. The Head and the Heart – Honeybee
  20. The Flaming Lips – My Religion is You
  21. JR JR – The Way I Do
  22. Margo Price – Stone Me
  23. KAWALA – Ticket to Ride
  24. Joan Shelley – Bed in the River
  25. Glen Hansard – Cold Comfort
  26. Jeremy Loops – Mortal Mansun-icon
  27. Blitzen Trapper – Masonic Temple Microdose #1
  28. Coco Méliès – L’eau vive
  29. Fenne Lily – Alapathy
  30. The Chicks – March March
  31. Squirrel Flower – Honey, Oh Honey!
  32. Caro Emerald – Wake Up Romeo
  33. Imelda May – Elephant

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 June 2020

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Ruth B piano
Ruth B (from AAE Music)

  1. Ruth B. – If I have a Son
  2. HAIM – Hallelujahsun-icon
  3. Orville Peck – No Glory in the Westsun-icon
  4. Nylophone – Summer Feelingsun-icon
  5. Old Sea Brigade (ft Luke Sital-Singh) – Call Me When You Landsun-icon
  6. Neon Dreams – Sick of Feeling Uselessrunningmanicon
  7. Kandace Springs (ft Chris Potter) – Gentle Rain
  8. Norah Jones – Tryin’ to Keep It Together
  9. Leon Bridges (ft. Terrace Martin) – Sweeter
  10. English Teacher – You Won’t Believe How Beautiful She is When It has Snowedsun-icon
  11. Samantha Crain – Pastime
  12. The Barr Brothers – Saint Cecilia
  13. The Lone Bellow – Dust Settles
  14. Shred Kelly – Disconnect
  15. Abby Jeanne – Get You High
  16. Dizzy – Sunflower
  17. Oh Wonder – Keep on Dancing
  18. The Dryas – Boy
  19. JR JR – Good Old Dayssun-icon
  20. Mt. Joy – My Vibe
  21. Parsonsfield – Running River
  22. Molly Payton – Stickers on Your Skateboardsun-icon
  23. Hinds – Burn runningmanicon
  24. LÉON – Who You Lovin
  25. Kathleen Edwards – Options Open
  26. Phoebe Bridgers – I See You
  27. HONNE – no song without you
  28. The 1975 – If You’re Too Shy (Let Me Know)
  29. The Dead Tongues – Hey Moon
  30. Hayley Williams – Why We Ever
  31. Scenic Route to Alaska – Call Your Friends
  32. Cold War Kids (ft Wesley Schultz) – 1 x 1
  33. The White Buffalo – Faster than Fire
  34. Running Red Lights – Flower in the Concrete

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 June 2020

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Wolf Saga (from Spotify)

  1. Wolf Saga – Heroes
  2. Jamestown Revival – Helplessly Hopingsun-icon
  3. Ray LaMontagne – Strong Enough
  4. Ermitaz – It Ain’t This runningmanicon
  5. Ruby Waters – Rabbit Hole
  6. Lianne La Havas – Can’t Fight
  7. Faouzia – Wake Me When It’s Over
  8. Abby Jeanne – Be in the Sun
  9. Danielle Juhre – You & I
  10. Shred Kelly – You Almost Meant the World to Merunningmanicon
  11. The Flaming Lips – Flowers of Neptune 6sun-icon
  12. Khruangbin – So We Won’t Forgetsun-icon
  13. Bonny Light Horseman – The Roving
  14. Jill Barber – Le monde est beau sun-icon
  15. Gin Wigmore – Hangover Halo
  16. girl in red – Say It
  17. HAIM – Don’t Wanna
  18. Mumford & Sons – Forever (Garage Version)
  19. Green Day – Dreaming
  20. James Holt – Pendulum
  21. Winnetka Bowling League – Kangaroo
  22. Run River North – Spiders
  23. Hanni El Khatib – PEACE
  24. Beach Moms – Static on the Radio runningmanicon
  25. Fast Romantics – Pick It Up
  26. Ziggy Alberts – Together
  27. Sean Koch – Frequency
  28. The Franklin Electric – Anything for Love (Reimagined)
  29. We Are Scientists – I Cut My Own Hairrunningmanicon
  30. Bombay Bicycle Club, Rae Morris – Lose You to Love Me
  31. The Justin Kelly Experiment – Fuck You Melody
  32. The 1975 – Tonight (I Wish I Was Your Boy)
  33. Cigarettes After Sex – You’re All I Want
  34. Dolly Parton – When Life is Good Again
  35. Imelda May – GBH

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 May 2020

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Mise en Scene
Mise en Scene (from ManitobaMusic.com)

  1. Mise en Scene – Dance My Life Away runningmanicon
  2. San Mei – Cry
  3. Kids in America (ft The Griswolds) – Summer of Love runningmanicon
  4. Hazel English – Shaking runningmanicon
  5. KINLEY – Washington sun-icon
  6. Arlo Parks – Black Dog
  7. Nadia Reid – Heart to Ride
  8. Hannah Georgas – Same Mistakes
  9. Passenger – London in the Spring
  10. Sparks – One for the Ages
  11. Judah & the Lion – Beautiful Anyway runningmanicon
  12. Hamilton Leithauser – Here They Come
  13. M Ward – Migration of Souls
  14. Sir Sly – All Your Love
  15. Pink Skies – St Tropez sun-icon
  16. Bobby Bazini – Under the Weight
  17. Jill Barber (ft Yann Perreau) – Summer Nights in Montreal sun-icon
  18. The Montreals – Horror Movies
  19. Martha Wainwright (ft Rufus Wainwright) – Wolves
  20. Sharon Van Etten – Beaten Down
  21. Blitzen Trapper – Magical Thinking
  22. Ruby Waters – Quantum Physics
  23. Harris – Sheena Is A Bush Doofer
  24. Shakey Graves – The Recipe
  25. Jon Bryant – Headphones
  26. Reuben and The Dark – We Will Get There
  27. The Royal Foundry – Okay?
  28. The Jerry Cans – Swell (My Brother)
  29. Noah Cyrus – Young & Sad
  30. Freya Ridings – Love is Fire (acoustic)
  31. Busty and the Bass – Kids
  32. The New Investors – New Beginning
  33. Imelda May – Home

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 May 2020

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July Talk (from Facebook)
July Talk (from Facebook)

  1. July Talk – Governess Shadow runningmanicon
  2. KALEO – Backbone
  3. Florence + The Machine – Light of Love
  4. girl in red – midnight love
  5. Taylor Janzen – Devotion
  6. The Dead Tongues – Strangers
  7. Bonny Light Horseman – Deep In Love
  8. Tasha Angela – Lost in Nostalgia
  9. Jill Barber – Entre nous
  10. Carmina Bolinao – Stars
  11. Norah Jones – How I Weep
  12. Phoebe Bridgers – Kyoto
  13. Siobhan Miller – I Won’t Let You Let Me Down
  14. Ciaran Lavery – Count To Ten
  15. Hinds – Just Like Kids (Miau)
  16. Sea Girls – Do You Really Wanna Know?
  17. Jake Bugg – Saviours of the City sun-icon
  18. Milky Chance (ft Jack Johnson) – Don’t Let Me Down
  19. Gorillaz (ft Peter Hook and Georgia – Aries runningmanicon
  20. AWOLNATION (ft Rivers Cuomo) – Pacific Coast Highway in the Movies sun-icon
  21. The Magic Gang – Take Back the Track
  22. The Trews – God Speed Rebel runningmanicon
  23. Mondo Cozmo – Upside Down
  24. Green Day – I Think We’re Alone Now runningmanicon
  25. The 1975 – The Birthday Party
  26. Realizer (ft Maneli Jamal) – The Foal
  27. The Secret Sisters – Water Witchsun-icon
  28. Harrow Fair – Seat at the Table
  29. Chantal Kreviazuk – Love Gone Insane
  30. Avril Lavigne – We are Warriors
  31. Alanis Morissette – Diagnosis
  32. Jennah Barry – The Real Moon
  33. Michael Franti & Spearhead – How We Living
  34. Milky Chance – Scarlet Paintings (Stay Home Session)
  35. Blanco White – Samara
  36. William Fitzsimmons – Light Years sun-icon
  37. Big Sugar – Wonder Woman
  38. Westerman – Blue Comanche

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 April 2020

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The Franklin Electric by Le Petit Russe
The Franklin Electric (by Le Petit Russe)

  1. The Franklin Electric – If You Could Read My Mind
  2. Leon Bridges (ft John Mayer) – Inside Friend
  3. Basia Bulat – Pale Blue
  4. Sarah Harmer – Just Get Here
  5. Tash Sultana – Pretty Lady sun-icon
  6. The Strokes – Brooklyn Bridge to Chorus
  7. Pokey LaFarge – Bluebird runningmanicon
  8. CeeLo Green – Lead Me
  9. Alec Benjamin – Six Feet Apart
  10. molly ofgeography – I Won’t Go out Today (A Quarantine Lullaby)
  11. Foster The People – It’s Ok to Be Human
  12. The Lumineers – Salt And The Sea 
  13. Parsonsfield – Sweet Dream
  14. Slow Leaves – Sentimental Teardrops
  15. The Dears – Heart of an Animal
  16. Roo Panes – Colour in Your Heart
  17. The Lone Bellow – I Can Feel You Dancing
  18. The Mowgli’s – Vacation
  19. Sea Wolf – Fear of Failure
  20. The White Buffalo – Problem Solution
  21. Alex the Astronaut – Split the Sky
  22. The Shires – People Like Us
  23. Born Ruffians – Breathe runningmanicon
  24. Joy – Acrobats
  25. lovelytheband – waste
  26. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – She’s There
  27. Beauty Pill – Pardon Our Dust
  28. The Ballroom Thieves – In the Dark
  29. Ivan & Alyosha – Hangin On
  30. Anna Burch – Can’t Sleep
  31. Chantal Kreviazuk – Get to You
  32. Henry Jamison (ft Joseph) – Still Life 
  33. The Lowest Pair – Too Late Babe
  34. Gordon Lightfoot – Return Into Dust

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.