4 New Albums You Should Listen to This Week!

Dinosaur Jr.’s Lou Barlow, J Mascis, and Murph, photo by Cara Totman

Every Friday, at The Soundx we will pick some new releases, based on quality or importance, which ones you should listen to throughout the week. This week we have releases from Dinosaur Jr., Porter Robinson, Art D’Ecco, and Ethel Cain. 

Dinosaur Jr. Sweep It Into Space

The twelfth studio album by Dinosaur Jr., Sweep It Into Space, features production by Kurt Vile. It’s their first album since 2016’s Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not, it was recorded in 2019 and announced to mid-2020, but was delayed due to the pandemic. Sweep It Into Space features the singles “I Ran Away” and “Garden.”

Listen: Apple Music, Spotify, and YouTube


Porter Robinson Nurture

American electronic music producer Porter Robinson’s second album, Nurture, is released via Mom+Pop records. The album also was delayed due to the pandemic and features the singles “Get Your Wish,” “Mirror,” and “Look at the Sky.”

Listen: Apple Music, Spotify, and YouTube


Art D’Ecco In Standard Definition

Produced alongside Colin Stewart, Princess Julia’s character Art D’Ecco’s second record, In Standard Definition, “struts with the striking tonal resemblance of ‘70s glam, oscillating between new wave and new romantic via C86 infusions.” The album is released via Paper Bag Records.

Listen: Apple Music, Spotify, and YouTube


Ethel Cain Inbred EP

On her newest EP, Inbred, Hayden Anhedönia, under the stage name of Ethel Cain, keeps working around her experience with strict religious upbringing as a trans woman. It’s Cain’s third EP, following 2019’s Golden Age and Carpet Bed.

Listen: Apple Music, Spotify, and YouTube


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