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10 Best Songs of the Week: King Krule, Destroyer, The Horrors, Phoebe Bridgers, and More

Plus Björk, Grooms, Jessie Ware, Cut Copy, Yumi Zouma, Alex Lahey, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Sep 15, 2017

Okay, okay. Since starting our Songs of the Week posts, we've slowly increased from having five songs, then six songs, then seven songs, then eight songs, and then for the last couple of weeks, nine songs. We think it's time to just settle on an even Top 10.  More

Yumi Zouma Share Video for New Song “Half Hour”

Willowbank Due Out October 6 via Cascine

Sep 12, 2017

New Zealand indie-pop band Yumi Zouma are releasing a new albumWillowbank, on October 6 via Cascine. Now the band have shared a video for a new song, "Half Hour." The simple black & white clip was self-directed by the band and features close-ups and pulled back shots of the band's members against a white wall, looking cool. More

Nine Best Songs of the Week: Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, The National, Baxter Dury, and More

Plus Alex Lahey, Jessie Ware, Mathew Dear + Tegan and Sara, Ted Leo, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Sep 01, 2017

What a packed week for great new tracks. We could have easily done a Top 15. Some artists that almost made the cut include A. Savage, Bully, John Maus, Father John Misty (remixed by The Haxan Cloak), Tricky, Wolf Parade, and Zola Jesus.  More

Listen: Yumi Zouma - “Persephone”

Willowbank Due Out October 6 via Cascine

Aug 29, 2017

New Zealand indie-pop band Yumi Zouma are releasing a new albumWillowbank, on October 6 via Cascine.  More

Eight Best Songs of the Week: Julien Baker, The War on Drugs, LCD Soundsystem, Wolf Alice, and More

Plus Alvvays, Ariel Pink, Yumi Zouma, Madeline Kenney, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Aug 18, 2017

Charlottesville, Virginia is only just over an hour a way from Under the Radar's headquarters. It's the best local city to see shows in and it's a great little progressive college town that we visit often. So we watched in horror, disbelief, and disgust last weekend as the violent and tragic events in Charlottesville surrounding the white supremacist rally dominated the news. More

Listen: Yumi Zouma - “Depths (Pt. I)”

Willowbank Due Out October 6 via Cascine

Aug 15, 2017

New Zealand indie-pop band Yumi Zouma are releasing a new albumWillowbank, on October 6 via Cascine. Previously they shared the album's first single, the truly wonderful pop song "December," which was one of our favorite Songs of the Week. More

Eight Best Songs of the Week: The War on Drugs, Widowspeak, Bully, Yumi Zouma, and More

Plus Everything Everything, Deerhoof, and a Wrap-up of the Week's Other Notable New Tracks

Aug 04, 2017

The War on Drugs' last album, Lost in the Dream, was our #1 album of 2014 and a lot of other people agreed with us too. Based on the four singles shared thus far from their forthcoming new album, A Deeper Understanding, the band is already in strong Album of the Year waters for 2017. More

Listen: Yumi Zouma - “Champagne Supernova” (Oasis Cover)

Yumi Zouma Covering Oasis' (What's the Story) Morning Glory? For Sounds Delicious Vinyl Series

Mar 10, 2017

New Zealand synthpop band Yumi Zouma have covered Oasis' 1995 Britpop classic "Champagne Supernova." In fact, they've gone a step further and covered Oasis' entire classic 1995 album, (What's the Story) Morning Glory? It will be released on April 6 on limited edition vinyl (only 1,000 copies, each with a download card) as part of Turntable Kitchen's Sounds Delicious vinyl subscription series.  More

Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard to Cover Teenage Fanclub’s “Bandwagonesque” Album

For Sounds Delicious Vinyl Series Also Featuring Local Natives, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, and More

Dec 13, 2016

Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard is set to cover Teenage Fanclub's 1991 album Teenage Fanclub's Bandwagonesque in its entirety. It will be released on limited edition vinyl (with a download card) as part of Turntable Kitchen's Sounds Delicious vinyl subscription series.  More

Listen: Under the Radar’s Weekly Playlist Featuring Tweedy, A Sunny Day in Glasgow, and More

Plus New Tracks from Ryn Weaver, Happyness, Lemonade, Medicine, Gold Panda, Little Dragon, Mr. Twin Sister, Bass Drum of Death, Celebration, Lily & Madeleine, Yumi Zouma, and Others

Aug 08, 2014

Welcome to Under the Radar's weekly playlist, where we compile the best and most exciting tracks to debut online in the last week (give or take). In this mix we've got new songs by Tweedy, A Sunny Day in Glasgow, Ryn Weaver, Happyness, Lemonade, Medicine, Gold Panda, Little Dragon, Mr. Twin Sister, Bass Drum of Death, Celebration, Lily & Madeleine, Glass Ghost, Zammuto, Yumi Zouma, Wyldest, Swim Mountain, and more. Look no further, your Friday and weekend playlist is here.  More

Mar 26, 2014

Two years to the day that Air France announced their breakup, Joel Karlsson and Henrik Markstedt are back. Sorta.  More

Mar 05, 2014

Today New Zealand trio Yumi Zouma relased not one but two videos.  More

Premiere: Yumi Zouma –“ Riquelme”

Self-Titled EP Due Out Feb 11 on Cascine

Jan 31, 2014

Over the past few weeks New Zealand’s Yumi Zouma has slowly been charming us with cuts from their lite-disco debut EP.  More