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10 Best Songs of the Week: Clark, Samia, Heather Woods Broderick, Bodywash, and More

Plus Pearla, Gruff Rhys, koleżanka, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Jan 27, 2023

Welcome to the fourth Songs of the Week of 2023. After a stacked, blockbuster seven days that was last week (filled with big album announcements and three boygenius songs), things settled down this week. Still, there was plenty to like. More

Samia Shares Two New Songs: “Honey” and “Breathing Song”

Honey Due Out This Friday via Grand Jury

Jan 24, 2023

Samia is releasing her sophomore album, Honey, this Friday via Grand Jury. Now she has shared two new songs from it: title track “Honey” and “Breathing Song.” “Honey” was shared via a music video. More

10 Best Songs of the Week: Paramore, Caroline Polachek, H. Hawkline, Young Fathers, and More

Plus Samia, Floral Image, Pure Adult, Amber Arcades, and a Wrap-up of the Week’s Other Notable New Tracks

Dec 09, 2022

Welcome to the 42nd Songs of the Week of 2022. Despite things starting to wind down a bit for the holidays, there were plenty of contenders this week. More

Dec 06, 2022

Samia has shared videos for two new singles: “Pink Balloon” and “Sea Lions.” They are the latest releases from her forthcoming album, Honey, which will be out on January 27, 2023 via Grand Jury. More

Wild Pink Announce New EP, Share New Song “Ohio” (Feat. Samia)

3 Songs Due Out June 25 via Royal Mountain

May 13, 2021

After releasing their well-received new album, A Billion Little Lights, in February, Wild Pink are back with a new single, “Ohio,” which features Samia. More

Mar 24, 2021

Singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Tom D’Agustino has returned following the dissolution of his previous venture, Active Bird Community. Now recording under the name Homeschool, D’Agustino will share his debut EP Homeschool: Book 1 next month. More


Samia on “Honey”

New Perspectives

Feb 16, 2023

It’s 93° outside and tens of thousands of people are packed into Zilker Park in Austin, Texas for Austin City Limits Music Festival to see a laundry list of artists perform in and in spite of the heat. Samia Finnerty (who just goes by her first name) begins her afternoon set in a pair of brown cowboy boots, and spends the next 45 minutes spinning to her delighted audience. More


Jan 26, 2023

Samia has already impressed as one of the pandemic’s rising freshman indie pop class, debuting in 2020 with the sunny and melancholic tones of The Baby. Her debut and her follow-up EP, Scout, both cultivated a style that thrived on confession, sweeping melodies, and the gentle glimmer of Samia’s voice, a warm and winning combination that proved easy to love. More