This week has been a solid week for music releases, in between the release of Lana del Rey's sophomore album Ultraviolence, Sam Smith's debut album In the Lonely Hour and new albums from Linkin Park, J.lo and Deadmau5 we can safely say we've been on a music overload. Here are the top five videos and tracks and EPs you might have missed. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/154903684" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Check out the new pop emotional rollercoaster ride 'Mother and Father' from New Zealand duo BROODS. Featuring moody synths, and lyrics like “Ever since I left my mother, it’s much harder to know how to make my own life here, how to make my own home,” - BROODS are coming to tug your heart strings. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJABBmAMXnY&w=560&h=315] Hot of the release of her sophomore album, Ultraviolence, Lana del Rey has just dropped visuals to promo track, "Shades Of Cool'. Things get a little lusty, a little trippy and features no shortage of gloom.
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Canadian band Austra have just released a new EP, entitled Habitat. The perfect soundtrack to your summer, Austra return with harder beats and more synths than you can handle. Stream it above!
Alert! Alert! Jessie Ware is back. We repeat Jessie Ware is back! Stream her new track above!
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