Recommended New Music Trajectories from Buckcherry, Creeper, AFI, IDLES, and Modest Mouse

Music Trajectories Week of May 28, 2021

Buckcherry dishes title track “Hellbound” from upcoming 9th studio album, out 6/25 Creeper unveil “Midnight” as first preview of upcoming EP American Noir, out 7/30 AFI release “Tied to a Tree” as the 7th release from upcoming album Bodies, out 6/11 IDLES covers “Damaged Goods” for upcoming Gang of Four/Andy Gill tribute album, out 6/4 …

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 …

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 …

Album of the Week: Ultra Mono by IDLES

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Week of September 28th, 2020 Album of the Week This week’s Album Trajectory is Ultra Mono, the highly anticipated 3rd album from British rock band IDLES. It is the follow up to 2018’s critically acclaimed Joy as an Act of Resistance. Enjoy! Must-hear songs: “Model Village” “Grounds” “Mr. Motivator” Links of Interest

New Music Trajectories (Week of 8/17/2020)

Linkin Park unveils a previously unreleased demo called “She Couldn’t”. The track will appear on a 20th anniversary reissue of their legendary Hybrid Theory album, releasing October 9, 2020 The Killers offer a 4th preview of highly anticipated new album, the slow build n’ high payoff “Dying Breed”. Imploding the Mirage will arrive this Friday, …

Song of the Week 6/22/2020


This week’s Trajectory1 is the new single “Grounds” by British rock band IDLES. It follows “Mr. Motivator” as the very impressive lead singles for Ultra Mono, the highly anticipated new album, due out 9/25 via Partisan Records. Link to the Partisan Records site to pre-order the album: The Song of the Week (2020) Spotify Playlist