The dedicated team at Newsound immerses themselves in a copious amount of fresh music—day in and day out. Our writers, editors, and contributors meticulously sift through a substantial volume of newly released tracks, exchanging recommendations and stumbling upon newfound favorites during the process. Every Monday, through our Newsound Selects playlist, we unveil the tunes our writers have been repeatedly enjoying, spotlighting a selection of our staff’s preferred new melodies. This playlist is a diverse assortment of songs, united by the sole criteria that they’re the kind of tracks you’d eagerly share with a companion.
In the current edition of Newsound Selects, we showcase tracks from artists such as Olivia Rodrigo, Jamie Branch, MJ Lenderman, That Mexican OT, and more. Give them a listen below and be sure to track our playlists on Apple Music and Spotify. (Please note that Newsound earns a portion from any purchases made through affiliate links on our website.)
Newsound Selects: August 14, 2023
- Olivia Rodrigo: “Bad Idea Right?”
- MJ Lenderman: “Knockin”
- Róisín Murphy: “What Not to Do (Moodymann Remix)”
- jaimie branch: “Take Over the World”
- Katie Von Schleicher: “Montagnard People”
- Hot Chip / Yunè Pinku: “Fire of Mercy”
- Yeule: “Ghosts”
- That Mexican OT / Paul Wall / Drodi: “Johnny Dang”
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Eclectic Melodies
What is the Newsound Selects playlist?
The Newsound Selects playlist is a weekly compilation curated by the Newsound staff, featuring a diverse range of newly released music tracks.
How does Newsound curate the playlist?
The Newsound staff, including writers, editors, and contributors, carefully listen to numerous new releases, exchange recommendations, and select their favorite tracks to be included in the playlist.
When is the Newsound Selects playlist updated?
The playlist is updated every Monday with a fresh selection of songs that the Newsound staff is enjoying.
Can I find popular artists in the playlist?
Yes, the playlist often features both emerging and established artists. In this week’s playlist, you can find artists like Olivia Rodrigo, MJ Lenderman, and That Mexican OT.
Where can I listen to the playlist?
You can listen to the Newsound Selects playlist on platforms like Apple Music and Spotify.
How can I support Newsound through the playlist?
Newsound earns a commission from purchases made through affiliate links on their website, so your support contributes to the platform.
Is the playlist limited to specific genres?
No, the playlist covers a wide range of genres, showcasing the diverse musical tastes of the Newsound staff.
Can I submit my music to be considered for the playlist?
The playlist appears to feature tracks chosen by the Newsound staff, but you may want to check their website or contact them directly for more information on music submissions.
How can I stay updated with the Newsound Selects playlist?
You can follow Newsound on their social media channels and website to stay updated on the latest additions to the playlist.