Marissa Lorusso

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After touring with Harry Styles, the Nashville songwriter returns with another showcase for her clear, expressive voice and exquisite sense of melody.
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The new album from pop balladeer Jilian Medford unwinds the emotional pressure, leaning into high-adrenaline hooks and poignant moments of self-reflection.
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The Montreal songwriter shifts toward a stripped-back, folksier sound, highlighting her gossamer voice as she reflects on the ache of grief and the passage of time.
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The Chicago-based indie rocker beefs up her sound on her third LP. Foregrounding her confident voice and formidable guitar skills, it’s a compact, muscular record guided by a single-minded intensity.

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