WEGL stays on the pulse of new music. Here's a collection of some of our favorite tunes from this week, from pop, rap, and indie rock, you're sure to find something you love. Stay up to date with our New Music Friday playlist on Spotify, updated weekly.
For fans of alternative pop, Charli XCX and Yumi Zouma have you covered. Charli's new album, CRASH, brings memories of early 2010s pop with elements of new production as well as hyperpop. Yumi Zouma keep it a bit more subtle, you can find more elements of indie and bedroom pop in their album Present Tense.
90s west coast rap collective Cypress Hill return with their 9th studio album Back in Black, continuing their recent return to the music world. On the opposite side of the spectrum, alternative-folk-rockers Mt. Joy drop their first single from their forthcoming album.
Friends of WEGL HAPPY LANDING drop their second EP, HAPPY LANDING. Fans of Mumford and Sons or The Lumineers should check this out, these guys are right up your alley. You can also listen to their in-studio performance with us here.
The second single from their Saddest Factory Records debut, MUNA gives us "Anything But Me." The Phoebe-Bridgers-signed trio's self-titled album comes out June 24th.
Fans of early 2000's rock rejoice! Both Aracade Fire and Weezer dropped the first singles from their upcoming projects. Arcade fire delivered two with "The Lightning I" and "The Lightning II," their first music as a band since 2017's Everything Now. Weezer's "A Little Bit of Love" is their song for their spring themed album, one of four seasonal albums planned in the next year.
ROSALÍA's third album comes in hot, the Latin pop album has been highly anticipated by fans and even includes a feature from The Weeknd.
Indie rock darlings Babeheaven have been gaining a lot of attention in the alternative-space ahead of their debut album, Sink Into Me, and for good reason. This album has a lot of heart and a lot of groove.
Raw Poetic teams up with producer Damu The Fudgemunk for their new album Laminated Skies. For fans of underground rap this one is for you. Melodic, lyrical, and chill vibes.
Friends Still Woozy and Remi Wolf present "pool," their new collaborative single. You might recognize both of these names from TikTok, but don't let that fool you, they can write a darn good song. This quirky, soft spoken, indie pop tune is easily one of the best of the week.