The Music Week Playlist: October 17, 2016

The Music Week Playlist: October 17, 2016

Lucas Nord
Do About It (Ft Naomi Pilgrim)
Cosmos Music

In which the Swedish 24-year-old uses shuffling beats and clubland atmospherics to address a failed relationship. Available now.
Contact Jack Delaney

On What You’re On
East West

As it turns out, what Busted went to school for is to learn how to write hip-swivelling disco numbers like this unlikely new single, out now.

Oliver Wilde
Good Kind Of Froze
Howling Owl Records

Hewn from hiss, static and a melody that wriggles like a captured caterpillar, this one-off single, out November 19, is the Bristol indie kid’s weirdest yet.
Contact Alex Cull

Stevie Parker
Blue EP
Virgin EMI

Blue by name, blue by nature. Recalling The xx, this new EP, due November 11, makes the 23-year-old singer sound very sad indeed.
Contact Laura Martin


Roadrunner Records

On this new single, released November 11, the Southampton six-piece dress a love song up in bludgeoning horror punk.
Contact Phoebe Sinclair

Enter Shikari
Ambush Reality

The St Albans screamers sound furious and frothing with rage on this unexpected standalone single, out now. Approach with caution.
Contact James Sherry

Melanie C
Red Girl Records

Spice up your life! The celebrated Liverpudlian tracksuit aficionado returns with a swinging, undeniable pop chorus. Out October 21.
Contact Moira Bellas


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