The irony in the title of course is that the song “Brand New” by Rhymefest ft. Kanye West is now almost five years old. Nonetheless, here are some of my favorite actual new tracks for your weekend that have all been getting some heavy play time in my headphones lately:
Sleigh Bells – “You Don’t Get Me Twice”
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“The Love Club”
Before Lorde’s debut album, Pure Heroin, blows up, I thought it might be good to go back and give some attention to her best song to date. No, it’s not “Royals”, which is pure infectious fun. Instead, the title track off of her EP The Love Club stands as her finest offering to date, and see as it is not going to be included on her full-length debut, I wanted to sing its praises before it fades into the ether.
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