Every week, we bring you #SOUNDCHECK — your destination for the best new music that hit the web over the course of the week. Because you should always be prepared when someone passes you that AUX cord. This week's roundup features 10 of our favorite emerging and established artists.
The sensational Linda Lindas share a rollicking rock anthem about growing up — but their outlook on the phase is wholesome, magical, and totally in service to friendship. (YouTube)
Ryan Hemsworth and Giraffage, the two producers behind Bodysync, are making some of the most intoxicating club music right now. Their latest, “Body,” is a sparkling and thudding gem that Tinashe glides effortlessly over. (YouTube)
Saba, one of Chicago’s brightest rappers, meditates on the old adage “the more things change, the more things stay the same” on “Still,” an elegant, lyrical track. (YouTube)
Misty, starry-eyed dream-pop by viral sensation Luna Li (and an assist from Beabadoobee) that erupts into a restorative storm in its second half. (YouTube)
Beloved London crooner Sampha still isn’t back, but he dropped off two previously unavailable tracks from Process last week, including this sunrise of a love song. (YouTube)