Summer may be on its way out, but the music just keeps pouring in. Tune into our favorites of the month so far, and check back in for new additions. Missed out last month's best releases? Catch up with roundup of July faves. The dance icon made a long-awaited return, releasing her first new piece of solo music since her album, Body Talk. We knew since the moment Astroworld was announced that Scott would deliver a project saturated with ragers—and that he did. But he also unveils his mellower side with "Coffee Bean," the intimate, overlooked closer where Scott pores over the initial tensions of his high-profile relationship with Kylie Jenner. But the project culminates with a song that bumps, "As I Am," which captures the happiness of being in a loving relationship. Three years after teaming up for "Firefly," Mura Masa and NAO combine rhythmic production and fluttery vocals for another infectious collaboration. Consider this the last-minute addition to your summer playlist.
And hearing it even today, the love for Music From Big Pink feels entirely justified. The Band crystallized a sound that groups like The Byrds and the Grateful Dead had been wrestling with for years: a muscular production informed by blues, soul, folk and country a. And not just the strange injection of some studio chatter between a few tracks. Over the past couple of years, Gillian Welch and Acony Records, the Nashville-based label that she calls home, have been working to rectify the fact that all of the albums she has released under her own name have only come out on CD. In both cases, her delicate and heartfelt takes on folk and country, recorded to tape, benefit immensely from this all-analog production. This is an album that will leave a permanent mark on your soul. Rob Castro and Progeny have spent much of their careers working in support of others, crafting beats and atmospheres for underground hip-hop artists like Grayskul and Ghost Palace.
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