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PODCAST: Album of the Month - January 2023

Introducing 5-9's Album of the Month podcast

5-9 editor, Andrew Belt, is joined by New Music Weekly's Karl Blakesley and Check This Out's Kiley Larsen for the first episode of a new podcast where the music bloggers appraise five albums from the previous month. First up, for January 2023, is Billy Nomates's CACTI, Circa Waves's Never Going Under, The Murder Capital's Gigi's Recovery, Patchnotes's Endless Surrender and We Are Scientists's Lobes.

Running order:

  1. Introductions, best albums of 2022 and ones to look out for in 2023

  2. A look back at January 2023

  3. CACTI

  4. Never Going Under

  5. Gigi's Recovery

  6. Endless Surrender

  7. Lobes

  8. The verdict

With snippets of songs from the five albums and introductions to each from Matthew McLister, who runs the indie music blog, Blinded by the Floodlights, the show is a deep dive into last month's albums.

Listen to the 2-hour episode via Spotify below:

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