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Song of the Day: December 2021

This month’s theme is 2021 album pitches! Pick a song from a 2021 album that you think needs more attention in an attempt to get people or hear it. It doesn’t need to be your favorite, just something to spark interest! https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1yo9Aj7t1IZwG41xFgX9kzIugIsVckENq5RnQace1WDw/edit#gid=348870789
1Hiatus Kaiyote
Mood Valiant


December 1st: ArsMorendi

“Rose Water”

This was way under hyped for being their best album yet! “Rose Water” is my favorite song of the year.

https://youtu.be/NXfnPzTOzjY
2Joana Serrat
Hardcore from the Heart


December 2nd: Trifolium

“Easy”

https://greatcanyonrecords.bandcamp.com/track/easy
3 Myele Manzanza
Crisis & Opportunity, Vol. 1


December 3rd: Koris

“Portobello Superhero”

Really great modern jazz with symphonic keyboards. Gives off that perfect cityscape vibe.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMdVZdBWuOk
4Feu! Chatterton
Palais d'Argile


December 4th: dedex

“Un Monde Nouveau”

Great opener for a great fucking album.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55SwKPVMVM4
5For Those I Love
For Those I Love


December 5th: Pangea


“I Have a Love”

Not my absolute favourite or even unknown album of the year, but definitely one that had a strong impact on me. It's spoken word house written after the suicide of his best friend and extremely gut punching. This is definitely the album from this year where everyone should be aware of.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTz3QZNORg4
6Arthhur
Occult Fractures


December 6th: someone

"Doom Journalism"

I decided to go for a moderately conservative choice, seeing as most of my lesser-known favourites of the year are some weird avant-garde electronic albums or are quite pointless to listen as separate songs without the full album experience. Here's a banger from an equally wild and adventurous progressive post-punk album that slipped under the radar of most people.

https://youtu.be/LldOzzxWt94
7Wale (Brazil)
Naufrágio


December 7th: fogza

"Unilateral"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gADucH8sDWw
8Rxk Nephew
Slitherman Activated


December 8th: Ryus

"Early Age Death"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45KeNYNDB70
9Jeff Rosenstock
SKA DREAM


December 9th: SlothcoreSam

"p i c k i t u p"

This album needs more attention from the song of the day crew!
Time to get your skank'n boots on boys! The last 1 minute of this song is pure bliss.

https://youtu.be/SI3-0ult-dc

https://open.spotify.com/track/5lQUluKagcxzKELpgXt3l4?si=soToKmgVSP-zmh_pqVue2w&utm_source=copy-link
10I Feel Fine
The Cold in Every Shelter


December 10th: YoYoMancuso

“Something New to Worry About”

https://youtu.be/6QPYzm-aXEU
11Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
This is a Mindfulness Drill...


December 11th: Storm in a Teacup

"Soon It Will Be Fire" (feat. Moses Sumney)

From my top 10 2021 album, This Is A Mindfulness Drill: an Album Cover of Richard Young's Sapphire.

https://youtu.be/4xmNczXQSak
12Iosonouncane
IRA


December 12th: LeddSledd

"jabal"

https://youtu.be/3VLUmfkgJi4
13Joan Jett and the Blackhearts
Album


December 13th: JohnnyoftheWell

"In Colour" by The Gathering (from the upcoming album Beautiful Distortion)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kysho1WO2dY
14sassya-
呼吸


December 14th: porcupinetheater

"Red"

Proper fun post-hardcore/noise rock. Not a super inspiring year for noise rock, so it was nice having a good ripper to come back to.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kSm2Drg9ftY
15Bossolo
United Boss Of America


December 15th: Drifter

"Dear Daddy"

This song is essentially a letter to his father where he talks about some of the rough experiences he had growing up and how he wasn't there for him. Very emotionally-hitting song that needs to be more known.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_RGFwwR-8IY
16Irreversible Entanglements
Open The Gates


December 16th: haesslichermensch

"Song Keys to Creation"

It is the second song and quasi long opener of their new album.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U4T4cQsbNZ8
17Invent Animate
Stillworld


December: 17: Purpl3Spartan

"Agora"

The song along with the rest of the album captures the wintery aesthetic really well. My favorite album to spin this time of the year.

https://youtu.be/NXChM5R8NqA
18Mayhem
Atavistic Black Disorder / Kommando


December 18th: garas

"Hellnation"

Since you all don't take metal recs so well, so here is some punk.

https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=SRGK7_nNl5Y&feature=share
19Emma Ruth Rundle
Engine of Hell


December 19th: ridkadm

"The Company"

I've only listened to one album this year since January, and it was Engine of Hell by Emma Ruth Rundle. This song, The Company, is what drew me into hearing it. Also, the video helped. Cottagecore Joker kinda works.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPZNE0_gnH0
20Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp
We're OK. But We're lost anyway.


December 20th: MiloRuggles

"Beginning"

For those that like their musical collectives large and their songwriting fluid. Final section is a rare moment of glory.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KUpjO3z0sM0
21Cold Collective
Weathervane


December 21st: SlothcoreSam (#2)

"Wait for It"

This album came out 3 weeks ago, and it's gonna be in my top 10. The lead singer, Tim Landers passed away a couple of years ago, this album is made up of a collection of demos and ideas he sent the band. The band then spent the next 2 years perfecting the album in a homage to Tim.
5 dollars of every vinyl sale goes to the addiction recovery house tim stayed at: https://riserecords.com/collections/artist-cold-collective

https://youtu.be/lCkoUer-CpI
22PinkPantheress
To Hell With It


December 22nd: dedex (#2)

"I Must Apologise"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QrcrrIlKen0
23Godcaster
Saltergasp


December 23rd: ArsMoriendi (#2)

"Tippy Hightailed it"

Obnoxious fun from a short art punk EP.

https://open.spotify.com/track/4St8V3wjCrUoFB9179XuK4?si=6b79de4f0b5e42ae
24Sofia Campos
Lugares Imaginarios


December 24th: porcupinetheater (#2)

"Invisível"

B/c it bangs (softly) and is great, and peeps here love Natalia Lafourcade (as they should) but these Sofia albums got 3 rates each.

https://youtu.be/kZymPk2Nl1M
25Asian Glow
Cull Ficle


December 25th: Johnnyofthewell (#2)

"카리스마 대빵큰오리"

Album is good more people listen to it it is the microphones' not boring parts in full force this song bangs.

https://dbeatdropdeadpowerhead.bandcamp.com/track/--7
26Drug Church
TAWNY


December 26th: deathofasalesman

"Head-Off"

These guys do the post-punk thing really good even tho they don't usually do the post-punk stuff

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pHHUlm23eLs
27Laurel
Cherry Limbo


December 27th: fogza (#2)

"You're the One"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BlJT6WVlkZs
28Nightcrush
You Mark Me the Deepest


December 28th: JesperL

"Black Wings Hunt"

Good song by good band.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ji_WneRmiUE
29Arooj Aftab
Vulture Prince


December 29th: someone (#2)

"Mohabbat"

I think this is what people hear all the time at a rainbow gathering.

https://youtu.be/iRZ98HX1MO8
30Devin Townsend
The Puzzle


December 30th: rifkadm (#2)

"The Puzzle"

Devin’s popular on this site but it’s my second album heard since January and this month. In terms of his future stuff, I like that this isn’t just another prog album and it’s a genre mash of sorts. Still don’t know how I feel about it but I have this song on repeat.

https://youtu.be/IhdLlfw4_p0
31Viagra Boys
Welfare Jazz


December 31st: Minushuman24

"Creatures"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xfhi_nIk-bI&ab_channel=viagraboys
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