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14 Best Songs of the Last Two Weeks: Yard Act, A. Savage, Snõõper, Say Sue Me, and More

Plus Coach Party, Jamila Woods, Metric, and a Wrap-up of the Last Two Weeks’ Other Notable New Tracks

Jul 14, 2023

Welcome to the 24th Songs of the Week of 2023. We didn’t do a Songs of the Week last week because of the July 4th holiday falling on a Tuesday, leaving less songs to consider. So, this week’s Songs of the Week is supersized and incorporates tracks from the last two weeks. More

Jul 11, 2023

Neon Indian’s Alan Palomo is releasing his first album under his own name, World of Hassle. Now he has shared its third single, “Meutrière,” which features Flore Benguigui and was shared via a self-directed music video. More

13 Best Songs of the Week: Ratboys, Madeline Kenney, Alan Palomo, This Is the Kit, and More

Plus Lightning Dust, Glasser, Julie Byrne, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Jun 09, 2023

Welcome to the 21st Songs of the Week of 2023. The theme this week was horns, three of the songs in the Top 4 feature some sort of brass instrument (saxophone, etc.). Stricken with indecision, we settled on a Top 13 this week. More

Jun 06, 2023

Neon Indian’s Alan Palomo has announced his first album under his own name, World of Hassle, and shared a new song from it, the jazzy “Stay-At-Home DJ,” via a lyric video. More

Neon Indian’s Alan Palomo Shares Video for New Solo Song “Nudista Mundial ’89” (Feat. Mac DeMarco)

Animated Video Inspired by 1980s Adult Video Game Leisure Suit Larry

May 01, 2023

Neon Indian’s Alan Palomo has shared his first single under his own name, “Nudista Mundial ’89,” which features Mac DeMarco. It was shared via an animated video inspired by the 1980s adult video game Leisure Suit Larry, in which Palomo and DeMarco go to Ibiza and search for a nude beach party. More


Alan Palomo on “World of Hassle”

Leaning Into Schmaltz

Oct 20, 2023

The sleazy— but oh so likable— lounge lizard felt as if he were trapped in a glitzy prison. Or more like a big box purgatory. Indeed, “The Wailing Mall” is the stunning opening track of the new album World of Hassle written by retro-indebted indie pop songwriter Alan Palomo. More


Oct 11, 2023

Alan Palomo doesn’t make albums. He builds worlds. More