We’re back with our podcast featuring our pick of the best 20 tracks from the past month.

King Creosote release Astronaut Meets Appleman and we start with “Wake Up to This”.

Girl Ray have put out their first single on Moshi Moshi Records with “Trouble” and The Shins give us a preview of their new album due next year with “Dead Alive”.

We lift “Silver Morning” from the recent Slow Club LP and there’s a welcome return for Delay Trees with “Brightest Eyes”.

Wild Beasts fifth album is built around the concept of masculinity and we take “Alpha Female” from that plus the latest from of Montreal and The Tuts.

Franz Ferdinand and Le Tigre have contributed to the 30 Days, 30 Songs project where different artist contribute a new anti-Trump song every day until the US election.

Also on the podcast there’s Desperate Journalist, Shana Falana, The Wave Pictures, Wilco, Nat Johnson, Thee Oh Sees, Ultimate Painting, Lilah Larson, Dirty Projectors and Alexis Taylor.

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