Best GNU Music Releases for April 5 & 12, 2024

April is off to a big start, getting the spring season going with lots of great new music to dig into.

These are our favorite GNU Music releases for April 5th and 12th, 2024:

April 5

Artist Album Label Genre
Alice Russell I Am Tru Thoughts Soul, Indie Listen
Alina Bzhezhinska and Tony Kofi Altera Vita BBE Jazz Listen
Amy Gadiaga All Black Everything jazz re:freshed Jazz Listen
andrew cs caught in pointers LEAVING Ambient Listen
Ari Bald & CJ Scott V​ä​stertorp Studio Barnhus Electronic Listen
Ariel Ariel Jazz Room Spiritual Jazz Listen
bad tuner look at me but through me EP Foreign Family Electronic Listen
Bruno Berle No Reino Dos Afetos 2 Psychic Hotline Indie, Latin Listen
Caleb Landry Jones Hey Gary, Hey Dawn Sacred Bones Indie Listen
Dele Sosimi & The Estuary 21 The Confluence LP Wah Wah 45s Afrobeat Listen
Drahla angeltape Captured Tracks Punk Listen
Fabiana Palladino Fabiana Palladino XL Indie, Pop Listen
Ghost in the Tapes Holidays on Earth BMM Hip-Hop Listen
GreenTTea & The Tempos Tempoetic Color Red R&B, Soul Listen
Henkel MILS011: Slow Down Madlib Invazion Indie, Library Music Listen
Jane Weaver Love In Constant Spectacle Fire Indie Listen
Jembaa Groove Ye Ankasa | We Ourselves Agogo Afrobeat Listen
Jonah Yano & Le Ren the little italy demos Innovative Leisure Indie Folk Listen
Jose James 1978 Rainbow Blonde Jazz, Afrolatin Listen
Josh Johnson Unusual Object Northern Spy Ambient Jazz Listen
Khruangbin A LA SALA Dead Oceans Funk Listen
Kolonel Djafaar Getaway Batov Ethio-jazz Listen
MANYCOLORS Manycolors Color Red Soul-Jazz Listen
Marcus King Mood Swings Republic Soul Listen
Michelle David and The True-Tones Brothers Sisters Record Kicks R&B, Soul Listen
Mörk Astral Visions Albert’s Favorites Funk, Soul Listen
Mount Kimbie The Sunset Violent Warp Indie Listen
OLUMA Cooking Time Juno Afrobeat Listen
Peacey Play It By Ear Atjazz Nu Jazz Listen
Project Gemini Colours & Light MR BONGO Psych, Rock, Indie Listen
Rose Noir Beat Tape 01 Alpha Pup Beats Listen
Sinkane We Belong City Slang Eclectic Listen
The Black Keys Ohio Players Nonesuch Rock, Indie Listen
Various Artists Imaginational Anthem vol. XIII : Songs of Bruce Cockburn Tompkins Square Folk Listen
Various Artists Congo Funk! – Sound Madness From The Shores Of The Mighty Congo River (Kinshasa​/​Brazzaville 1969​-​1982) (Analog Africa No. 38) Analog Africa Africa, Congo Listen
Various Artists Excavated Shellac: An Alternate History of the World’s Music (Sampler Album from the Anthology) Dust-to-Digital Global, Eclectic Listen
Vegyn The Road to Hell Is Paved with Good Intentions PLZ Make It Ruins Indie Listen
Wallace Papertrip Rhythm Section International Electronic, Dance Listen

April 12

Artist Album Label Genre
Avalanche Kaito Talitakum Glitterbeat Global, African, Burkina Faso Listen
Baby Rose Slow Burn Secretly Canadian Indie Listen
Black Roots Roots Black Roots Reggae Listen
Blue Bendy So Medieval The state51 Conspiracy Indie Listen
Daebull Analog Love Roche Musique Funk Listen
Elsa Hewitt Chaos Emeralds Elsa Hewitt Ambient, Experimental Listen
Elyanna Woledto Universal Arabic Music Global, Middle East Listen
Humbird Right On Nettwerk Indie Listen
Jad & The Smile to Eternity Jad & The Electronic Listen
Leyla McCalla Sun Without The Heat Anti- Folk, Americana Listen
Lizz Wright Shadow Blues & Greens Soul-Jazz Listen
Maliheh Moradi & Eshan Matoori Our Sorrow Naxos Global, Iranian Listen
Moon’s Voyager Surrender EP Moodfamily Indie Listen
Nia Archives Silence Is Loud Hijinxx/Island Electronic, Drum & Bass Listen
Red Hot Org & Meshell Ndegeocello Red Hot & Ra – The Magic City Red Hot Organization Jazz Listen
Reverend Baron Some Demos Colemine Folk, Acoustic Listen
ROSEYE Every Move Super-Sonic Jazz Soul-Jazz Listen
Shabaka Perceive Its Beauty, Acknowledge Its Grace Impulse Jazz Listen
Silvestre It’s 2024!! Studio Barnhus Electronic Listen
the sindecut and ijeoma Early Tru Thoughts R&B Listen
Various Artists My Black Country: The Songs of Alice Randall Oh Boy Americana Listen
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