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Music Trajectory keeps a close pulse on the best new alternative music released during the year.


Best New Alternative Music Songs of 2020

Each week, the best five new alternative music songs are added to this Spotify playlist.

[Songs appear in reverse chronological order by release date]

Best New Alternative Music Albums of 2020

Each week, a few of the best newly released albums are added to this playlist.

[Albums appear in reverse chronological order by release date]

Song of the Week

Each week, one newly release song is chosen as Song of the Week and added to this Spotify playlist. Follow the hashtag #Trajectory1 on social media.

[Songs appear in reverse chronological order by release date]

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Editor’s Choice: Best five new alternative music songs released this week 🧨
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1. Glass Animals returns with “Your Love (Déjà Vu)”, the assumed lead single off upcoming 3rd studio album

2. John Dolmayan of SOAD releases 2nd single of solo project. Check out cover of David Bowie’s “Starman”

3. Pearl Jam give us 2nd dose of new album with “Superblood Wolfmoon”

4. Say what you want about Bon Jovi but digging this new single “Limitless”

5. Iconic punk rockers Buzzcocks dish “Destination Zero”
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#glassanimals #johndolmayan #pearljam #bonjovi #buzzcocks #musictrajectories #recommended #newmusic2020 #alternative #newalternative #songsoftheweek #nominees
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Editor’s Choice: best new alternative music song of the week 🏆

New release “At the Door” by The Strokes
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#thestrokes #atthedoor #trajectory1 #songoftheweek #newmusic #newmusic2020 #recommendedmusic #alternativemusic
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Week in review. Have you heard the editor’s recommended new songs from these five bands yet?
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#thestrokes #swmrs #louisxiv #lindemann #mxpx #musictrajectories
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Editor’s Choice for best new alternative music album of the week 🏆

Splid, the 4th studio album by Kvelertak
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Must-hear songs on the album:

1. “Crack of Doom”
2. “Necrosoft”
3. “Tevling”
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#kvelertak #splid #albumtrajectories #newmusic2020 #recommended #albumoftheweek #alternativemusic
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Best five new alternative music songs released this week 🧨🎵
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1. The Strokes release lead single “At the Door” from upcoming Rick Rubin-produced album dropping 4/10

2. SWMRS pair up with fellow all-capps named band FIDLAR for “PEOPLE”

3. Louis XIV returns from 12+ year hiatus with “Playtime”, the assumed lead single from an upcoming album

4. Lindemann (lead singer of Rammstein’s solo project) releases another single off stellar F&M album

5. Pop-punk legends MxPx pair up with Bad Cop / Bad Cop for infectious “Salt Lake City” single
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#thestrokes #swmrs #louisxiv #lindemann #mxpx #musictrajectories #recommended #newmusic2020 #newalternative #songsoftheweek #nominees
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Best new alternative music song of the week 🏆

New release “Paradise Lost” by @theused
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#theused #paradiselost #trajectory1 #songoftheweek #newmusic #newmusic2020 #recommendedmusic #alternativemusic
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