Playlist of the week #271

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Here is the weekend playlist, in which the WECB France editorial staff looks back on their favorites and discoveries of the week!

The weekend playlist can also be streamed!

Bombay Bicycle Club – Willow

Before the release of the EP Fantasies, scheduled for February 23, discover “Willow”, the new single from Bombay Bicycle Club. Misty atmosphere for an ethereal single, in which we notably find a participation from the singer Lucy Rose. To discover now.

Nothing But Thieves – Oh No :: He Said What?

British alternative rock band Nothing But Thieves adds a bit of modern electronic elements in their new single, titled “Oh No:: He Said What?” “. To be found in their next album, the aptly named Dead Club City, scheduled for March 15.

Mother Mother – Nobody Escapes

The Canadian group Mother Mother continues to distil the titles of its next album. The latest is “Nobody Escapes”, which mixes pop melodies and punk energy. Find this lively and heady title in the album Grief Chapter, whose release is announced on February 16.

Nick Wheeldon & The Living Paintings – Waiting For The Piano To Fall

On February 2, Waiting For The Piano To Fall, the new album from Nick Wheeldon & The Living Paintings, was released. Discover the title track, with its joyfully ghostly atmosphere.

Puggy – Never Give Up

On January 26, Radio Kitchen was released, the new EP from the Belgian group Puggy, which shows that they practice their friendly and melodic rock with as much mastery as ever. “Never Give Up”, which is taken from it, is available in a live version, with a horn section.

Mad Foxes – Jungle Knives

Friendly mid-tempo supported by strong percussions, Jungle Knives is an opportunity for Mad Foxes to show off their shiny fur while keeping its bite. To be found in the French’s new album, entitled Inner Battles.

Cloudy Heads – Clarify Your Intentions

Back to Equilibrium by the Franco-British Cloudy Heads has just been released. Discover all their youthful power with the singing and bouncy “Clarify Your Intentions”, which is taken from it.

Gary Clark Jr. – JPEG RAW

Before the release of the album JPEG RAW from the multi-influenced artist Gary Clark Jr., discover the title track, in which he shows the effectiveness of his phrasing, both on vocals and on guitar. Enough to prepare for his next concert in Paris, scheduled at the Salle Pleyel on July 2.

Brian Lopez – Black Mountain

This Saturday, February 3, Arizonan guitarist Brian Lopez, notably known for his contributions with Calexico, gives a concert in Paris, at Petit Bain. The title Black Mountain can serve as a nice warm-up.

If you missed the previous playlist, find it here


Written by

Christopher Johnson

Christopher Johnson is a dedicated writer and key contributor to the WECB website, Emerson College's student-run radio station. Passionate about music, radio communication, and journalism, Christopher pursues his craft with a blend of meticulous research and creative flair. His writings on the site cover an array of subjects, from music reviews and artist interviews to event updates and industry news. As an active member of the Emerson College community, Christopher is not only a writer but also an advocate for student involvement, using his work to foster increased engagement and enthusiasm within the school's radio and broadcasting culture. Through his consistent and high-quality outputs, Christopher Johnson helps shape the voice and identity of WECB, truly embodying its motto of being an inclusive, diverse, and enthusiastic music community.