So many artists, so little time. Here's a daily roundup with a bunch of interesting, newly released songs in one place. Snoop Dogg pays tribute to the late Nipsey Hussle one day ahead of what would've been his 35th birthday August 15 with this gospel-tinged new song. The song is a country classic, it feels like we've known it forever. Because of the situation with COVID, sadly, the theme of the song has never felt more relevant than it does today.
Miley Cyrus, ‘Midnight Sky’
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Drake featuring Lil Durk, ‘Laugh Now Cry Later’
So many artists, so little time. Here's a daily roundup with a bunch of interesting, newly released songs in one place. Elvis Costello has shared a third song from the session he recorded in Helsinki, Finland earlier this year. Like the two that came before, there's some production going on here, in addition to Elvis' expected songcraft. John Dwyer changes the way his band's name is spelled almost as often as they put out records. For those keeping score, it's now Osees and their new album Protean Threat is out September
The title refers to Naalagiagvik, a place on the coast of the Arctic Ocean where, according to legend, a spiritually attuned Inupiaq woman went to hear the voices of birds, whales, and unseen things around her. You sit on a bench before five glass panels, which change color according to the time of day and the season. What you notice first is a dense, organlike sonority, which Adams has named the Day Choir. Its notes follow the contour of the natural harmonic series—the rainbow of overtones that emanate from a vibrating string—and have the brightness of music in a major key. In overcast weather, the harmonies are relatively narrow in range; when the sun comes out, they stretch across four octaves.