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Bella Poarch's debut EP Dolls is on our shortlist of the best releases out on Aug. 12. Marcelo Cantu hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Aug. 12

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The songs on Sylvan Esso's new album, No Rules Sandy, don't sound belabored; instead, they hold a weightlessness emphasized by a thematic interest in the present. Brian Karlsson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Top row, left to right: Ondara, Sylvan Esso; bottom row, left to right: Nora Brown, Momma Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Sylvan Esso, Ondara, Momma, Nora Brown and more

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Clockwise from upper left: Sylan Esso, Lou Reed, NoSo, Death Cab for Cutie, Tess Parks Courtesy of the arists hide caption

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New Mix: Death Cab For Cutie, Sylvan Esso, Lou Reed, NoSo, more

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Sylvan Esso Launch New Podcast, 'Shaking Out The Numb'

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Sylvan Esso On World Cafe

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Clockwise from upper left: Sylvan Esso, Madeline Kenney, TRISHES, Gordon Koang Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Sylvan Esso, The Psychedelic Furs, TRISHES, More

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Rapper Quelle Chris. His new project with producer Chris Keys, Innocent Country 2, is on our shortlist for the best albums out on April 24. Ahmed Arasah/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The Top 8 Albums Out On April 24

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Clockwise from upper left: Thom Yorke, Sylvan Esso, Buke & Gase, Amber Arcades, Theodore Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Thom Yorke, Sylvan Esso, Buke & Gase, More

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Laura Marling On World Cafe

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Clockwise from upper left: Darlingside, Sylvan Esso, David Byrne, Nils Frahm Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: David Byrne, Sylvan Esso, Nils Frahm, More

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