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TV on the Radio have long since shed their reputation as the best band in the world. I don’t think they really mind, if anything it takes the pressure off, but for me personally I find it difficult to reconcile the band they are now with the band they once were.
It's a handy guide to April's best new album releases for all of those who couldn't be arsed reading the last four week's worth of Popdin content. As a little musical accompaniment to the following recommendations, why not fire up our best songs of March and April 2014
. It's like a complete multimedia experience! If you like I can also come over and give you a shoulder rub. Only £10. It's a bargain and you don't even have to look me in the eye. You'll have to talk to my 'manager' about extras though.
Here are the best tracks released in the last two months in accordance with Popdin's not so humble opinion. From the joyous pop-hedonism of Sky Ferriera and Francois and the Atlas Mountains to the broken toothed fury of Eagulls and Perfect Pussy, there's a little something for everyone apart from your mum.
DID YOU KNOW? Kelis is a Le Cordon Bleu trained saucier? Yeah, suck on that fact-nerds. In between Kelis's fourth album in 2006 Kelis Was Here
and the 2010 release of her fifth album Flesh Tone
, Kelis was going to give up all of this singing nonsense and get a proper job instead.
It seems however that having racist abuse shouted at her by Isle of Wight residents marginally outweighed her desire to work 12 hour shifts in her local Little Chef and here we are, the second album to be released in Kelis's quasi-retirement, the food themed uh... Food
THIS IS THE AUTOMATIC POPDIN RESPONSE UNIT STOP
ALL HUMAN MEMBERS OF POPDIN ARE CURRENTLY OUT OF THE OFFICE ENJOYING THIS UNDESERVED EVENT YOU HUMANS CALL BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY STOP
HERE ARE THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES STOP
I HAVE BEEN ORDERED BY MY CRUE-FSZXXXCHHHH GENTLE MASTERS TO INFORM YOU THAT KELIS IS THE ALBUM OF THE WEEK STOP
SEE YOU AT THE BOTTOM OF ARTICLE FOR DELIVERY OF STANDARD CAPTION JOKE STOP
It's going to be a great week. Kelis's finest album yet, Food
, is streaming right now a whole week early.