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Soundcheck: The 10 Best Music Releases The Week Of August 2, 2021


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.

“Happier Than Ever” - Billie Eilish

A seething, slow-burning rock opera about a dirtbag ex, “Happier Than Ever” is a stunning encapsulation of Eilish’s impactful songwriting and sonic versatility.