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Stream: The Arcs, ‘Heaven Is a Place’


The Arcs return in January with their sophomore album, “Electrophonic Chronic,” much of which was conceived before the 2018 death of band member Richard Swift. There could hardly be a more poignant tribute to Swift than “Heaven Is a Place.”

Video: Sunny War, ‘No Reason’


Sunny War, just signed to New West Records, will release her new album, “Anarchist Gospel,” in February. Made in Nashville, it features the likes of Jim James, Allison Russell, David Rawlings, Jack Lawrence and Micah Nelson, among others.

Ears Wide Open: Rustbelt


Songwriter John Chiaverina (ex-Juiceboxxx) introduces his new project, Rustbelt, with the singles “Young and Punk” and “Fade the Mix,” from a self-titled EP due in October. File under: Underdog indie-pop.


Ears Wide Open: Meditations on Crime


Meditations on Crime, the sweeping musical collaboration and multimedia project spearheaded by Harper Simon, will release an album and an art book on Sept. 23. The three tracks released so far speak to the wildly imaginative music and the talents of the collective’s boldfaced names.

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Video: Momma, ‘Speeding 72’


Brooklyn-via-L.A. alt-rockers Momma share a Big Gulp-fueled shredder, “Speeding 72,” ahead of their debut studio album, “Household Name,” arriving in July. Let’s all go for a ride.

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