The 9th new uncut music playlist of 2021


As we soak up the bright, autumnal stillness of this grace period between Halloween craziness and early Christmas panic, what better time to pick up another truckload of terrific new music?

2022 is already giving us an eye, with Elvis Costello, Spiritualized, Animal Collective, Cate Le Bon, Rokia Kon̩ and Hooray for the Riff Raff announcing new albums for the first few months of next year Рyou can hear the first seers of all of those below.

But 2021 isn’t over yet, with people like Curtis Harding, Margo Cilker and Robin guthrie all releasing recommended uncut records in the coming weeks. Enjoy their new tracks – more Steve gunn covering Bill Fay, Orbital remix Sleaford mods, and much more – below…

COLLECTIVE OF ANIMALS
“Priest John”
(Domino)

CATE THE GOOD
“Flee”
(Mexican summer)

SPIRITUALIZED
“Always with you”
(Bella Union)

ELVIS COSTELLO & THE IMPOSTERS
“Magnificent Injured”
(EMI)

HOURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF
“Rhododendron”
(Incomparable)

IMARHAN
“Achinkad”
(Town slang)

STEVE GUNN
“Room Filled with Dust” (cover by Bill Fay)
(Dead oceans)

MARGO CILKER
“This river”
(Fluff and sauce)

JAKE XERXES FUSSELL
“Goodbye of love”
(Singles Paradise)

ROKIA KONÉ & JACKNIFE LEE
“N’yanyan”
(Real world)

MAPACHE
“Worship the sun” (blanket of Allah-Las)
(Innovative Leisure)

MACHINE HAS ITS IBIBIO
“Electricity”
(Merge)

MARINE POWER
“Madness”
(Chariot of gold)

SLEAFORD MODS
“I’m not rating you (Orbital Remix)”
(Gross trade)

FALLE NIOKE & FANTME CULTURE
“Ayekouma”
(PRAH)

CURTIS HARDING
“To explore”
(Anti-)

JOHN DWYER, RYAN SAWYER, WILDER ZOBY & ANDRES RENTERIA
“Gong Splat”
(Face of the castle)

SCOTT HIRSCH
“People of the night”
(Magic Echo)

HOUEIDA HEDFI
“Echoes of Medjerda (feat Olof Dreijer)”
(Fantasy)

KAHIL EL’ZABAR QUARTET
“A time to heal”
(Spiritmuse)

ROBIN GUTHRIE
“My courtesan”
(Sun After Midnight)