With so much good music steadily coming through, it’s easy to miss out on some of the best. To help prevent this, we’ve picked some of our favorite tracks from the week. Here are the songs you can’t afford to skip, in no particular order.
It’s 2014, and human beings are still trying to figure out how to automate music discovery. Trends come and go, new services pop up and disappear, and a music discovery app is created, marketed, and killed off every few days. The thing is, no algorithm, social networking service, or customizable radio station has been able to really nail it. There’s still nothing quite as effective as a friend saying, “You like so-and-so? Check this out.” Today, we are that friend.