Your First Listen: Week of May 28th

Five remarkable songs you need to hear

Each week we feature five remarkable songs that you need to hear on Your First Listen. In case you miss them on air, you can catch up on the weekly tracks right here. Your First Listen airs weekdays at 12:45 p.m., 5:45 p.m., and 8:45 p.m.

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Albert Hammond Jr. – “Far Away Truths (It’s Just A Moment)”

You may know him as a the guitarist of The Strokes, but Albert Hammond Jr. has released many solid solo albums. His fourth one, Francis Trouble, is out, and here’s his latest.


Bravestation – “Ray Of Love”

Toronto duo Bravestation have confirmed their debut album, Goddess will be out June 22, and here’s another track to tide you over until then!

Houndmouth – “This Party”

Houndmouth have a new album out this summer, and judging by this track, it sounds nothing like their past big hit “Sedona”
Singer Matt Myers says this one is “a party song without wanting to be at a party.”


Jane’s Party – “You’re The Light”

Let’s get local! Jane’s Party have delivered a genre-blending, upbeat alterna- pop gem that has managed to showcase their live energy in a recording!

Little Junior – “Buzz Off”

Locals Little Junior might make you nostalgic for the early two thousands lo-fi pop-punk, case in point: “Buzz Off.”