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  1. At the end of the week, Chicago rapper Mick Jenkins is releasing a new album, Pieces Of A Man. It's the proper follow-up to his 2016 debut, The Healing Component, though he spent the end of last year and the beginning of this one putting out a pair of complementary mixtapes. We've already…
  2. Nick Zammuto, formerly one-half of the beloved sonic collagists the Books, composed the score for the film We The Animals. The movie was directed by Jeremiah Zagar and is an adaptation of a novel by the same name written by Justin Torres, and it follows a group of young kids growing up in rural upstate…
  3. The brainy, hardscrabble NYC rap traditionalist Homeboy Sandman and the psychedelic boom-bap producer Edan have a very good collaborative album called Humble Pi on the way. We spoke to them about it last month, and we've shared videos for excellent singles "Grim Seasons" and "#NeverUseTheInternetAgain." Today they're sharing another preview from the project before it…
  4. Beirut have announced a new album, Gallipoli, their first new album since 2015's No No No. When it comes out early next year, it'll have been four years since their last one. The Zach Condon-led project announced the album last week with a lengthy statement on their website in which Condon went into the…
  5. Ty Segall has become one of the biggest names in underground music partially through sheer force of productivity. The endlessly prolific garage rocker has already released three albums this year -- his solo effort Freedom's Goblin, a collaborative LP with White Fence called Joy, and a brand new ripper with his aggro post-punk band GØGGS…