New Music From The Inbox: Team Spirit, The Frail, MINT, Zola Blood, Lowpines

By: Juliette Jagger

Artist: Team Spirit “Teenage Heart”
Album: Killing Time
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Surging with the kind of brazen enthusiasm typically reserved for youth, ”Teenage Heart” is fiercely melodic and recklessly driven, reverb laced garage rock.

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/goteamspirit/teenage-heart[/soundcloud]

 

Artist: The Frail “Back To Me” Ft. Kylee Swenson
Album:
LoveDeathLegend
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With soaring melodies and ridiculously infectious synths, this one from San Francisco based outfit The Frail, certainly gives the middle finger to traditional pop.

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Artist: MINT “A Better Man”
Album:
Chemical EP
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This is one of the most intrinsically melancholic yet vibrantly impassioned pop-rock arrangements I’ve heard in a long while.

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Artist: Zola Blood “Meridian”
Album:
Meridian EP
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A bit of subtlety layered ethereal electronica.

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/zola-blood/meridian[/soundcloud]

 

Artist: Lowpines “UnFuckTheWorld”
Album:
Cover of Agnes Olsen
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Lowpines, which is the new project from Bear Driver’s Oli Deakin, delivers an unadorned and deeply emotional performance in this rendition of Agnes Olsen’s “UnFuckTheWorld.”

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/lowpines/unfucktheworld-lowpines-version[/soundcloud]

Juliette Jagger

Juliette Jagger is a Canadian music journalist. She is on Twitter @juliettejagger.

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