All Songs Considered Podcast
A real music podcast. Hosts/nerds Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are your friendly music buddies with the week’s best new music discoveries, including conversations with emerging artists, icons, and more. Hear songs that can completely change your day, with humor, heart, and (sometimes) a whole lot of noise. Directions for use: Morning commute, the gym, or alone time.
NPR Music’s picks for the best albums out this week include the latest solo release from Zayn, the “bratty feminist” pop of Ashnikko, the Israeli jazz quartet Apifera and more.
1. Ashnikko — Demidevil
Featured Song: “Toxic”
2. Zayn — Nobody’s Listening
Featured Song: “Outside”
3. Sexual Harrassment — I Need A Freak
Featured Song: “I Need A Freak”
4. Kate Davis — Strange Boy
Featured Song: “I’ll Do Anything But Break Dance For Ya, Darling”
5. Pom Poko — Cheater
Featured Song: “Like A Lady”
6. Apifera — Overstand
Featured Song: “Overstand”
7. Midnight Sister — Painting the Roses
Featured Song: “Dearly Departed”
8. Pearl Charles — Magic Mirror
Featured Song: “Take Your Time”
Other notable releases for Jan. 15: Azure Ray — Azure Ray; Beach Bunny — Blame Game; Buck Meek — Two Saviors; Danielle Durack — No Place; Frank Iero and the Future Violents — Heaven is a Place, This is a Place; Jody Lo — I Will Not Break the Scale; Matthew Sweet — Catspaw; Samia — The Baby Reimagined; Shame — Drunk Tank Pink; You Me At Six — Suckapunch.