Discover the Best New Songs of May

We're on our way into summer and we've got some fresh new tunes to get us there.  Take a listen to the Best Songs of May, a playlist compiled in conjunction with our friends at Future Chord

See what songs made the list and what we had to say about them below:

1. Spaceman Jones and The Motherships - “White Owl”

Free your mind atop this hip-hop penthouse with the perfect view.

2. Quiet Hollers - “Medicine”

Smoother than silk and finer than wine.

3. Blank Range - “No Aim”

Rollicking roots rock with a twangy flavor to boot.


A galloping post-punk odyssey to the center of the earth.

5. Marker - “Now I Know What You Really Think”

Gloom and doom shoegaze nearly frozen in time.

6. Art School Jocks - “Nina”

Whimsical rhythms ingrained with a poised punk ethos.

7. Sweet Bronco - “New Friend”

Drop the needle on this quirky garage act.

8. Jake McMullen - “Falling”

A shiny pop anthem that shoots for the stars.

9. Trophy Club - “In His Image”

Hang ten with these summery slacker vibes.

10. Bendigo Fletcher - “Sleeping Pad”

Inspiring folk with a light at the end of the tunnel.

Track descriptions by Jeremy Theall. Future Chord is an artist management and event production company in South Carolina and a regional partner with Forthright Records.