New Music Trajectories from Weezer, Bad Religion, Royal Blood, Beach Bunny, and The Vaccines



Week of January 25th, 2021 recommended new music releases

1. Weezer drops “All My Favorite Songs”, the first preview of upcoming new album OK Human

2. Bad Religion dishes “Emancipation Of The Mind”, an outtake from their 2019 album Age of Unreason

3. Royal Blood releases “Typhoons”, the second single off upcoming new album of the same name

4. Beach Bunny drops new EP featuring the infectious “Love Sick”

5. The Vaccines previews new Cosy Karaoke EP with the fantastic cover of QOTSA’s “No One Knows”

New Music Trajectories from AFI, Foo Fighters, Teenage Wrist, The Black Crowes, and Death Cab For Cutie



Week of January 18th, 2021 recommended new music releases

1. AFI surprises and delights with two new song releases, “Twisted Tongues” perhaps the stronger of the two

2. Foo Fighters preview 3rd single “Waiting On A War” from upcoming new album

3.Teenage Wrist dishes their 3rd single “Yellowbelly” from upcoming sophomore effort

4. The Black Crowes unearth “Charming Mess” from upcoming 30th anniversary edition of their classic Shake Your Money Maker album

5. Death Cab For Cutie releases new EP featuring a cover of TLC’s classic “Waterfalls”

New Music Trajectories from Kings of Leon, The Inevitables, Korpikaani, The Fratellis, and Tom Morello/Serj Tankian


Week of January 11th, 2021 recommended new music releases




Songs of the Year (2020)


I look forward to publishing this post each year. I’ve been doing it since Music Trajectory started back in 2011. It acts as a time to reflect on the year. What a year it was. 2020 was an incredibly difficult year, wasn’t it? I hope music was a constant positive for you, as it was for me.


Now presenting Music Trajectory’s Songs of the Year


Blondfire “Marigold”

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The Killers “My Own Soul’s Warning”

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Lady Gaga “911”

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Underrated Songs of the Year (2020)


I publish a Songs of the Year post on the site each year – usually a 20 song list. But there’s always more songs that need your attention. That’s why this post comes in handy.


Now presenting Music Trajectory’s Underrated Songs of the Year


Less Than Jake “Lie To Me”

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Royal Blood “Trouble’s Coming”

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Dropkick Murphys “Mick Jones Nicked My Pudding”

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Radkey “Seize”

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Albums of the Year (2020)


At some point prior to release, each album below was considered ‘highly anticipated’. Well, these albums truly did not disappoint. In fact, they are some of the best music material released in this hell-of-a-year 2020. This is Music Trajectory’s list for albums of the year. What is your list?


Now presenting Music Trajectory’s Albums of the Year…


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