This Week’s New Releases: Florence + The Machine, The Black Keys And The Smile

There’s lots of lovely new music for you to wrap your listening gear around this week. Florence + The Machine have released the long awaited follow-up to 2018’s ‘High As Hope’, The Black Keys have put out their 11th studio album, and we’ve finally got a debut album from The Smile, the supergroup featuring Radiohead’s Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood, and Sons Of Kemet’s Tom Skinner. Scroll down for more new music.

Bear’s Den – ‘Blue Hours’ (Communion)

Becky G – ‘ESQUEMAS’ (Kemosabe Records/RCA Records/Sony Music Latin)

The Black Keys – ‘Dropout Boogie’ (Nonesuch)

The Brothers Landreth – ‘Come Morning’ (Birthday Cake)

Ethel Cain – ‘Preaches Daughter’ (Daughters Of Cain Records)

Faust – ‘Punkt’ (Bureau B)

Florence + the Machine – ‘Dance Fever’ (Polydor)

The Garbage and the Flowers – ‘Cinnamon Sea’ EP (Fire Records)

Kevin Morby – ‘This Is A Photograph’ (Dead Oceans)

Luke Steele – ‘Listen To The Water’ (EMI)

Lyle Lovett – ‘12th of June’ (Verve)

Mandy Moore – ‘In Real Life’ (Verve/UMG)

Moderat – ‘More D4TA’ (Monkeytown)

Melts – ‘Maelstrom’ (Mother Sky)

The Rolling Stones – ‘Live At The El Mocambo’ (Promotone B.V/Universal)

Sasha Alex Sloan – ‘I Blame The World’ (RCA)

Skills – ‘Different Worlds’ (Frontiers)

The Smile – ‘A Light For Attracting attention’ (XL)

State Champs – ‘Kings Of the New Age’ (Pure Noise)

Zero Hour – ‘Agenda 21’ (Frontiers)


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This Week’s New Releases: Arcade Fire, Belle And Sebastian, And Warpaint

Hyperbole aside, this week is chock-full of new music. Arcade Fire have followed up 2017’s ‘Everything Now’, Belle and Sebastian are back with their seventh LP, and Warpaint have released their first album in six years. Still hungry for more? Head below.

Arcade Fire – ‘WE’ (Columbia)

Belle and Sebastian – ‘A Bit Of Previous’ (Matador)

Bryan Ferry – ‘Love Letters’ EP (BMG)

C.Duncan – ‘Alluvium’ (Bella Union)

De Vega – ‘The Night Wait’ (De Vega)

Dubstar – ‘Two’ (Northern Writes)

Emeli Sandé – ‘Let’s Say For Instance’ (Chrysalis)

The Feeling – ‘Loss.Hope.Love.’ (Island)

Fozzy – ‘Boombox’ (Century Family Inc)

Halestorm – ‘Back From The Dead’ (Atlantic)

Ibeyi – ‘Spell 31’ (XL)

Jack Harlow – ‘Come Home The Kids Miss You’ (Generation Now/Atlantic)

Kate Rusby – ‘30: Happy Returns’ (Pure)

Knucks – ‘Alpha Place’ (No Days Off)

Leyla McCalla – ‘Breaking The Thermometer’ (Anti-)

Mowgs – ‘The Bare Necessities’ (Birch Boy)

Neil Young – ‘Citizen Kane Jr. Blues 974’ (Reprise)

Peaness – ‘World Full Of Worry’ (Peaness)

Pure Reason Revolution – ‘Above Cirrus’ (InsideOut)

Rick Astley – ‘Whenever You Need Somebody (Deluxe 2022)’ (BMG)

Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – ‘Endless Rooms’ (Sub Pop)

Sabrina Claudio – ‘Based On A Feeling’ (Atlantic)

Sharon Van Etten – ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’ (Jagjaguwar)

Sheryl Crow – ‘Sheryl: Music From The Feature Documentary’ (UMG)

Sigma – ‘Hope’ (3Beat)

Sigrid – ‘How To Let Go’ (Island)

Silverstein – ‘Misery Made Me’ (UNFD)

Simple Plan – ‘Harder Than It Looks’ (Simple Plan)

Soft Cell – ‘Happiness Not Included’ (BMG)

Stand Atlantic – ‘F.E.A.R.’ (Hopeless)

Three Days Grace – ‘Explosions’ (RCA)

Timothy B. Schmit – ‘Day By Day’ (Timothy B. Schmit)

TSHA – ‘Fabric Pts TSHA’ (Fabric)

Warpaint – ‘Radiate Like This’ (Virgin)

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This Week’s New Releases: Rammstein, Kehlani and Bloc Party

It’s another mixed bag this week. Rammstein have followed up their 2019 untitled LP, and Bloc Party are back with their sixth album, and first since 2016’s ‘Hymns’. Kehlani, meanwhile, has dropped the star-studded follow-up to 2020’s ‘It Was Good Until It Wasn’t’, which features collaborations with Justin Bieber, Blxst, Jessie Reyez, Syd and more.

Fill your boots with some more new music below.

Ann Wilson – ‘Fierce Bliss’ (Silver Lining)

Archive – ‘Call To Arms & Angels’ (Dangervisit/[PIAS])

Astrel K – ‘Flickering I'(Duophonic Super 45s)

Bloc Party – ‘Alpha Games’ (BMG)

Blossoms – ‘Ribbon Around The Bomb’ (EMI)

Charlie Collins – ‘Undone’ (Island)

Chris Janson – ‘All In’ (Warner Nashville)

Congotronics International – ‘Where’s The One?’ (Crammed Discs)

Dana Gavanski – ‘When It Comes’ (Flemish Eye Records)

Diane Coffee – ‘With People’ (Polyvinyl)

Eli “Paperboy” Reed – ‘Down Every Road’ (Yep Roc)

Frontperson – ‘Parade’ (Oscar Street Records)

Ghost Power – ‘Ghost Power’ (Duophonic Super 45s)

Girlpool – ‘Forgiveness’ (Anti-)

The Head and the Heart – ‘Every Shade Of Blue’ (Warner)

Helms Alee – ‘Keep This Be The Way’ (Sargent House)

Honeyglaze – ‘Honeyglaze’ (Speedy Wunderground/[PIAS])

Jaz Valentino – ‘Jaz’s Blues (Side A)’ (Jaz Valentino)

Karen Elson – ‘Green’ (Big Yellow Dog Music)

Kehlani – ‘blue water road’ (TSNMI/Atlantic)

Kelly Lee Owens – ‘LP.8’ (Smalltown Supersound)

Let’s Eat Grandma – ‘Two Ribbons’ (Transgressive)

Lola Kirke – ‘Lady For Sale’ (Third Man Records)

Melody’s Echo Chamber – ‘Emotional Eternal’ (Domino)

Miranda Lambert – ‘Palomino’ (Vanner/Sony)

Neil Young – ‘Official Release Series: Volume 4’ (Reprise)

Norah Jones – ‘Come Away With Me (20th Anniversary Edition)’ (Blue Note/UMe)

Rammstein – ‘Zeit’ (Vertigo/Capitol)

Reef – ‘Shoot Me Your Ace’ (Raging Sea)

Röyksopp – ‘Profound Mysteries’ (Dog Triumph)

Seratones – ‘Love & Algorhythms’ (New West Records)

Shelby Darrall – ‘Entertainment For The Brokenhearted’ EP (GCE Records)

Sofi Tukker – ‘Wet Tennis’ (Sofi Tukker/Ultra Records)

Stylo G – ‘Detentio Mixtape’ (365 Records)

Thunder – ‘Dopamine’ (BMG)

Tomberlin – ‘i don’t know who needs to hear this…’ (Saddle Creek Records)

Toro Y Moi – ‘MAHAL’ (Dead Oceans)

Trombone Shorty – ‘Lifted’ (Blue Note/UMG)

Willie Nelson – ‘A Beautiful Time’ (Sony)

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Pre-Sale Tickets: RuPaul’s Drag Race UK Winner Krystal Versace Confirms UK Shows For June

Krystal Versace

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK winner Krystal Versace has announced shows in Brighton, London, and Manchester for June, as part of The Next World Tour.

Pre-sale opens at 10am on April 28, prior to general sale at 10am on April 29.

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This Week’s New Releases: Fontaines D.C., Pusha T And Kirk Hammett

Things are back in full swing this week! Fontaines D.C. have dropped their highly anticipated third LP, Pusha T has followed up 2018’s ‘Daytona’, and Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett will release his debut solo EP, ‘Portals’, tomorrow as part of Record Store Day.

Fancy some more? Fill your boots below.

Baby Dave – ‘Monkey Brain’ (Baby Dave)

Bob Vylan – ‘Bob Vylan Presents The Price Of Life’ (Ghost Theatre)

Bonnie Raitt – ‘Just Like That…’ (Redwing Records)

Brian May – ‘Another World (Deluxe Edition) (Duck/Universal)

Caliban – ‘Dystopia’ (Century Media Records)

Erasers – ‘Constant Connection’ (Fire Talk)

Fontaines D.C. – ‘Skinty Fia’ (Partisan)

Hatchie – ‘Giving The World Away’ (Secretly Canadian)

Jane Inc. – ‘Faster Than I Can Take’ (Telephone Explosion Records)

Jeanines – ‘Don’t Wait For A Sign’ (Slumberland Records)

Joshua Hedley – ‘Neon Blue’ (New West Records)

Kate Bollinger – ‘Look At It In The Light’ EP (Ghostly International)

Kathryn Joseph – ‘For You Who Are The Wronged’ (Rock Action)

Keston Cobblers Club – ‘Alchemy’ (Tricolour Records)

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – ‘Omnium Gatherum’ (KGLW)

Kirk Hammett – ‘Portals’ EP (Blackened Recordings) (out April 23)

The Lazy Eyes – ‘SongBook’ (The Lazy Eyes)

My Idea – ‘Cry Mfer’ (Hardly Art)

Ocean Grove – ‘Up In The Air Forever’ (UNFD)

Old Crow Medicine Show – ‘Paint This Town’ (ATO Records)

Particle Kid – ‘Time Capsule’ (Overseas Artists Recordings)

Paul Brady – ‘Maybe So’ (Proper Records)

Poppy Ajudha – ‘The Power In Us’ (Poppy Ajudha)

Pusha T – ‘It’s Almost Dry’ (Getting Out Our Dreams/Def Jam/UMG)

Roger Eno – ‘The Turning Year’ (Deutsche Grammophon)

Rumer – ‘B-Sides & Rarities, Vol.2’ (Cooking Vinyl)

S. Carey – ‘Break Me Open’ (Jagjaguwar)

Shinedown – ‘Planet Zero’ (Atlantic)

Spiritualized – ‘Everything Was Beautiful’ (Bella Union)

Suki Waterhouse – ‘I Can’t Let Go’ (Sub Pop)

Tess Roby – ‘Ideas Of Space’ (SSURROUNDSS)

T. Rex – ‘1972’ (Demon Music)

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Pre-sale Tickets: An Evening With Noel Fitzpatrick Supervet To Tour The UK This Winter

An Evening With Noel Fitzpatrick Live

An Evening With Noel Fitzpatrick Live will tour the UK this winter. The Irish veterinary surgeon and star of Channel 4’s The Supervet will kick off the trek in Southend on November 3 and wrap it up at the Royal Concert Hall on December 1.

Pre-sale tickets are on sale now, ahead of general sale at 10am on April 22.

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This Week’s New Releases: Jewel, Kurt Vile And Digga D

It’s a short but sweet post this week. Jewel has released her first album in seven years, Kurt Vile has followed up 2018’s ‘Bottle It In’, and British rapper and drill star Digga D has dropped his new mixtape. Head below for more new music.

50 Foot Wave – ‘Black Pearl’ (Fire Records)

Alec Benjamin – ‘(Un)Commentary’ (Elektra/Atlantic)

Digga D – ‘Noughty By Nature’ (CGM Records/EGA)

Edgar Winter – ‘Brother Johnny’ (Quarto Valley Records)

Eric Paslay – ‘Even If It Breaks Your Barefoot Friday Night’ (Paso Fino Records)

Jewel – ‘Freewheelin’ Woman’ (Words Matter Media)

Kurt Vile – ‘(Watch My Moves)’ (Verve/UMG)

Swedish House Mafia – ‘Paradise Again’ (SSA/Republic/UMG)

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Final Five Finalists Of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 14 To Tour UK In October

Fantastic Five Of 14

The five finalists of RuPaul’s Drag Race season 14 —  Angeria, Bosco, Daya Betty, Lady Camden and Willow Pill — will perform at shows in Manchester, Edinburgh, Leeds, Sheffield, Bristol, London, Birmingham and Bournemouth between October 4 and 12.

Fantastic Five of 14 is presented by Werq The World producers Voss Events in cooperation with Academy Events and Cuffe and Taylor.

Pre-sale tickets go on sale at 10am on April 14, ahead of general sale at 10am on April 15.

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Frank Turner And The Sleeping Souls Confirm Autumn UK Dates For The Never Ending Tour Of Everywhere

Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls

Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls have rescheduled The Never Ending Tour Of Everywhere. The singer-songwriter and his band were forced to scrap the shows back in 2021 due to increasing concerns around COVID-19.

The folk-punk artist will now play gigs in England, Wales and Scotland between September 21 and October 14. The tour will support his latest album, ‘FTHC’, which was released through Xtra Mile Recordings/Polydor back in February. It follows 2019’s ‘No Man’s Land’.

Pre-sale tickets are on sale now, ahead of general sale at 12pm on April 14.

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This Week’s New Releases: Camila Cabello, Jack White And Orville Peck

This week is BUSY! Camila Cabello has released her highly anticipated third studio album, masked country singer Orville Peck has put out his second, and Jack White has dropped the first of two albums he plans to release this year. The other, ‘Entering Heaven Alive’, will arrive on July 22.

Check out the rest of this week’s new releases below.

The Assist – ‘Council Pop’ (The Assist)

Banks – ‘Serpentina’ (AWAL)

Calexico – ‘El Mirador’ (Anti-)

Camila Cabello – ‘Familia’ (Epic Records)

Chloe Moriondo – ‘puppy luv’ EP (Public Consumption/Fueled By Ramen)

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah – ‘Room At The Top’ EP (CYHSY)

Cody Simpson – ‘Cody Simpson’ (Coast House)

Deer Scout – ‘Woodpecker’ (Carpark)

Dom Martin – ‘A Savaged Life’ (Dom Martin Music)

Envy Of None – ‘Envy Of None’ (Snapper Music Ltd)

Father John Misty – ‘Chloë and the Next 20th Century’ (Sub Pop)

First Signal – ‘Closer To The Edge’ (Frontiers Records)

HEALTH – ‘DISCO4 :: PART II’ (Loma Vista/Concord)

Jack White – ‘Fear Of The Dawn’ (Third Man Records)

Joe Satriani – ‘The Elephants Of Mars’ (earMUSIC)

John Carroll Kirby – ‘Dance Ancestral’ (Stones Throw Records)

Kae Tempest – ‘The Line Is A Curve’ (Republic/UMG)

The Linda Lindas – ‘Growing Up’ (Epitaph)

Lizzy McAlpine – ‘Five Seconds Flat’ (Harbour Artists/AWAL)

Lucius – ‘Second Nature’ (Mom+Pop)

Maddox Jones – ‘Believe It’ (Radikal Records)

November Ultra – ‘Bedroom Walls’ (Hollywood Summer Records/Virgin)

Omar Apollo – ‘Ivory’ (Warner)

Orville Peck – ‘Bronco’ (Columbia)

Overmono – ‘Cash Romantic’ EP (XL Recordings)

Panic Shack – ‘Baby Shack’ EP (Brace Yourself Records/Clwb Music)

Papa Roach – ‘Ego Trip’ (New Noize/ADA Warner Music)

Pavement – ‘Terror Twilight: Farewell Horizontal’ (Matador Records)

Riding The Low – ‘The Death Of Gobshite Rambo’ (Clinical Finish)

Syd – ‘Broken Hearts Club’ (Columbia)

Vince Staples – ‘Ramona Park Broke My Heart’ (Blacksmith Recordings/Motown Records)

Wet Leg – ‘Wet Leg’ (Domino)

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