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#9: Black Yaya, “Black Yaya”

Last week’s playlist. Two tracks from the new Black Yaya record, out now, plus a ton of new tunes. Probably the catchiest bunch yet! Artists that repeat the honor include Susanne Sundfør, Death Cab for Cutie, Mikal Cronin, Lord Huron, Sufjan Stevens and Matthew E. White; there are also new songs by Jenny Hval, Colleen Green, Daughn Gibson, Lower Dens, Colleen, Coelho Radioactivo, Moon Duo, My Morning Jacket and Jacco Gardner

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Bolachas Now Playing #8

Here we are with yet another playlist, this time with tracks from upcoming albums from Speedy Ortiz, Courtney Barnett, Calexico, Tobias Jesso Jr., Kanye West, Patrick Watson, Matthew E. White, Clark and songs from recent records from Diamond Rugs, William Ryan Fritch (yes, again – what a great record!), Ghostpoet, Samuel Kerridge, Paul Johnson and The Body & Thou. There’s just so much great music coming out these days that we had a shortlist of 20+ tracks for this week only… And that’s without counting songs that aren’t on Spotify yet!

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Bolachas Now Playing #7

Bolachas Now Playing, 07/2015

The Tallest Man On Earth – Sagres
J.D. McPherson – Bridgebuilder
Leon Bridges – Lisa Sawyer
Ibeyi – Ghosts
Susanne Sundfør – Fade Away
D’alva – L.L.S.
Kendrick Lamar – The Blacker The Berry
THEESatisfaction – EarthEE
Romare – Prison Blues
William Ryan Fritch – Revisionist
Torche – Bishop in Arms
Public Service Broadcasting – Gagarin
Matana Roberts – Nema, Nema, Nema
Marika Hackman – Skin
Iron & Wine – Two Hungry Blackbirds

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Bolachas Now Playing #5 & #6

We’re pushing back our weekly playlists publication date to Friday and getting better at doing those! Be sure to follow the playlist on Spotify. Meanwhile, you can listen to playlists 5 and 6 below! Tracklists and embeds after the jump.

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#4: Natalie Prass, “Natalie Prass”

Natalie Prass

Another week, another Bolachas-curated playlist, with two added Natalie Prass songs – we’re really high on her selftitled debut LP – as well as brand new songs from indie darlings Torres and Courtney Barnett, two more songs from January habitués The Decemberists and Belle & Sebastian, a bunch of both upcoming (Adia Victoria) and established (José González, Jim White) singer-songwriters, refreshing new singles from Mikal Cronin and Lower Dens, a couple of songs from crossing-over R&B musicians D’Angelo and Jazmine Sullivan, as well as a chilly new tune by Chilly Gonzales. Follow this playlist if you want your weekly fix delivered every Monday.