This Week’s New Releases: Bruce Springsteen, Zayn And Evanescence

Due to some gremlins in the office we had to skip last week’s post, did you miss us? Well, fear not as we’re back on form and have some lovely new releases for you. As Christmas edges ever closer they are getting a bit thin on the ground, but what this week lacks in quantity it more than makes up for in, you guessed it, quality.

The Boss has released the soundtrack to his long-running Broadway show, former One Direction member Zayn Malik has finally put out his second solo album and Evanescence have shared their latest live LP. If you still need more then head below.

New album releases are looking quiet over the next couple of weeks so we’ll say Merry Christmas and goodbye for 2018. We’ll check back in with you at the start of the new year!

Beatenberg – ’12 Views of Beatenberg’ (Island)

Bruce Springsteen – ‘Springsteen On Broadway’ (Columbia)

Charlotte Gainsbourg – ‘Take 2’ EP (Because Music)

Evanescence – ‘Synthesis Live’ (Sony)

Kirsty Bertarelli – ‘Sweet Summer Rain’ (KB Recordings)

Various Artists – ‘Spiderman: Into The Spider-Verse (OST)’ (Island)

Various Artists – ‘Vox Lux (OST)’ (Three Six Zero Recordings/Columbia Records)

Vic Mensa – ‘Hooligans’ EP (Roc Nation)

Zayn – ‘Icarus Falls’ (RCA)

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This Week’s New Releases: The 1975, Clean Bandit And Neil Young

There may not be a long list of new records this week, but there are definitely some big names in the mix. The 1975 have finally put out the highly anticipated follow up to 2016’s ‘I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful yet So Unaware of It’, Clean Bandit have released their star-studded sophomore LP, and Neil Young has shared a live album made up of 22 tracks recorded during his 1976 tour across the US.

Fancy something else? There’s more below.

Alessia Cara – ‘The Pains Of Growing’ (Def Jam/EMI)

Beth Hart – ‘Live At The Royal Albert Hall’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Blake Mills – ‘Look’ (Caroline)

The Boy Least Likely To – ‘The Greatest Hits’ (Young and Stupid via Absolute)

Bryan Ferry – ‘Bitter Sweet’ (BMG)

Clean Bandit – ‘What Is Love?’ (Altantic)

Earl Sweatshirt – ‘Some Rap Songs’ (Tan Cressida/Columbia)

Ex:Re – ‘Ex:Re’ (4AD/Glassnote Records)

The Fall – ’58 Golden Greats’ (Cherry Red)

Gaz Coombes – ‘Live In Paris’ EP (Caroline International)

Gregory Porter – ‘One Night Only – Live At The Royal Albert Hall’ (Blue Note)

Jeff Tweedy – ‘Warm’ (DBPM Records)

Karmamoi – ‘The Day Is Done’ (Sonicbond/Nova)

Katherine Jenkins – ‘Guiding Light’ (Decca)

Lil Baby – ‘Street Gossip’ (Quality Control Music/Wolf Pack Global Music/Motown Records/Capitol)

Meek Mill – ‘Championships’ (Maybach Music Group/Atlantic)

Neil Young – ‘Songs For Judy’ (Shakey Pictures/Reprise)

Pizzagirl – ‘Season 2’ EP (Heist or Hit)

The 1975 – ‘A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships’ (Dirty Hit/Polydor)

Various Artists – ‘Global Citizen EP 1’ (Parlophone/Atlantic Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Rita Ora, Gary Numan And Alfie Boe

Things are slowing down in the lead up to Christmas, but there are still some good records being churned out. Rita Ora has finally followed up her 2012 debut, Gary Numan has put out a live LP recorded at the amazing O2 Academy Brixton in London and Alfie Boe has released an album that focuses on tracks from the 1930s.

Not enough? Head below for some more.

Alfie Boe- ‘As Time Goes By’ (Decca)

Amy Mcdonald – ‘Woman Of The World (The Best Of 2007-2018)’ (Virgin EMI)

Bauhaus – ‘The Bela Session’ EP (Leaving Records)

Chic – ‘The Chic Organization 1977 – 1979’ (Atlantic/Rhino)

City and Colour – ‘Guide Me Back Home’ (Dine Alone/Caroline)

Dan Reed Network – ‘Origins’ (Dan Reed)

Ed Harcourt – ‘Beyond The End’ (Point Of Departure (PIAS))

Gary Numan – ‘Savage (Live At Brixton Academy)’ (BMG)

Jacco Gardner – ‘Somnium’ (Full Time Hobby)

Rita Ora – ‘Phoenix’ (Atlantic)

Take That – ‘Odyssey’ (Polydor)

The Wild Things – ‘You’re Really Something’ (Tuneyloons/AWAL)

Vandenberg’s Moonkings – ‘Rugged And Unplugged’ (Mascot)

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This Week’s New Releases: Mariah Carey, Mumford & Sons And Smashing Pumpkins

The new releases are still coming in thick and fast. Be sure to make the most of it before the Christmas lull!

Pop’s #1 diva, Mariah Carey, is back with a new album, Mumford and Sons are racking up LP #4, and the Smashing Pumpkins have returned with their first recording in over 18 years to feature founding members Billy Corgan, James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin. Longtime guitarist for the band Jeff Schroeder, bassist Jack Bates and keyboardist Katie Cole complete the line up.

Still in the mood for more? Fill your boots below.

Acoustic Alchemy – ‘Thirty Three And A Third’ (Onside via Absolute)

All Hail The Yeti – ‘Highway Crosses’ (Minus Head Records)

Amon Amarth – ‘The Pursuit Of Vikings (Live At Summer Breeze)’ (Metal Blade/Music For Nations)

Anderson .Paak – ‘Oxnard’ (12 Tone/Aftermath)

Boyzone – ‘Thank You & Goodnight’ (Rhino)

Chvrches – ‘Hansa Sessions’ EP (Virgin EMI)

Eiko Ishibashi – ‘The Dream My Bones Dream’ (Drag City)

The Fizz – ‘Christmas With The Fizz’ (MPG via Absolute)

Fleetwood Mac – ’50 Years – Don’t Stop’ (Warner Bros)

Hen Ogledd – ‘Mogic’ (Domino)

Jean-Michel Jarre – ‘Equinoxe Infinity’ (Sony)

The Limiñanas – ‘I’ve Got Trouble In My Mind Vol.2 (7″ And Rare Stuff 2015/2018)’ (Because/Caroline)

Little Mix – ‘LM5’ (Syco)

Mariah Carey – ‘Caution’ (Epic Records)

Mark Knopfler – ‘Down The Road Wherever’ (A British Groove/ Virgin EMI)

Michael Bublé – ‘Love’ (Reprise)

Mumford and Sons – ‘Delta’ (Gentleman Of The Road/Island)

Paloma Faith – ‘The Architect (Zeitgeist Edition)’ (RCA)

Paul Heaton – ‘The Last King Of Pop’ (Virgin EMI)

Roy Orbison and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra – ‘Unchained Melodies’ (Legacy/Sony)

Ryley Walker – ‘The Killywhite Sessions’ (Dead Oceans)

Smashing Pumpkins – ‘Shiny and Oh So Bright, Vol. 1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun’ (Napalm Records)

Various Artists – ‘Creed II (OST)’ (Sony)

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This Week’s New Releases: Muse, Olly Murs And Architects

It’s another eclectic week of new releases. Muse have put out the follow up to 2015’s ‘Drones’ and Olly Murs has shared LP #6, while Brighton metalcore band Architects have released their eighth.

Not fussed? Head below for more.

Architects – ‘Holy Hell’ (Epitaph)

Charles Bradley – ‘Black Velvet’ (Daptone Records)

Hanson – ‘String Theory’ (Three Car Garage)

Imagine Dragons – ‘Origins’ (KIDinaKORNER/Polydor)

J Mascis – ‘Elastic Days’ (Sub Pop)

Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra – ‘The Capitol Studios Sessions'(Decca)

Jonas Blue – ‘Blue’ (Positiva/Virgin)

Larkin Poe – ‘Venom & Faith’ (Tricki-Woo)

Laura Jane Grace and the Devouring Mothers – ‘Bought To Rot’ (Bloodshot Records)

Liela Moss – ‘My Name Is Safe In Your Mouth’ (Bella Union)

Lil Peep – ‘Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 2’ (Columbia)

Mark Knopfler – ‘Down The Road Wherever’ (British Grove Records)

Muse – ‘Simulation Theory’ (Warner Bros)

Olly Murs – ‘You Know I Know’ (Syco)

The Revivalists – ‘Take Good Care’ (Loma Vista/Concord/Virgin)

Ruby Throat – ‘Stone Dress’ (One Little Indian/Caroline)

Steve Aoki – ‘Neon Future III’ (Ultra Music/Dim Mak)

Various Artists – ‘Songs That Saved My Life’ (Hopeless Records)

Voices From The Fuselage – ‘Odyssey: The Founder Of Dreams’ (White Star (Nova))

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Marvel Universe Live!

Your favourite Marvel super heroes, including Spider Man, the Avengers, Black Panther, the Guardians of the Galaxy and Doctor Strange, will battle villains in a live action-packed performance across multiple dates in the UK’s biggest arenas.

Featuring special effects, pyrotechnics, stunts and more, the show visits Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena, the O2 Arena in London, Sheffield’s FlyDSA Arena, Glasgow’s SSE Hydro, Liverpool’s Echo Arena, Metro Arena in Newcastle, Manchester Arena, and Arena Birmingham between September 18 and December 8, 2019.

Pre-sale is open now, ahead of general sale at 9am on November 16

Buy Pre-Sale Tickets at Ticketmaster


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This Week’s New Releases: Barbra Streisand, The Prodigy And Vince Staples

This week is a mixed bag for sure. You’ve got a new album from legendary singer Barbra Streisand, the Prodigy have put out the follow up to 2015’s ‘The Day Is My Enemy’, and Vince Staples has surprise released his new record, ‘FM!.

Still want more? Fill your boots below.

Barbra Streisand – ‘Walls’ (Columbia)

Bill Ryder-Jones – ‘Yawn’ (Domino)

Bob Dylan – ‘More Blood, More Tracks: The Bootleg Series Vol.14’ (Columbia)

Dan Mangan – ‘More Or Less’ (City Slang)

Drug Church – ‘Cheer’ (Pure Noise Records)

JD Mcpherson – ‘Socks’ (New West)

Jon Spencer – ‘Spencer Sings The Hits!’ (In The Red Records)

Marianne Faithfull – ‘Negative Capability’ (BMG)

Matt Corby – ‘Rainbow Valley’ (Atlantic)

Metro Boomin – ‘Not All Heroes Wear Capes’ (Republic Records)

Opeth – ‘Garden Of The Titans (Live At The Red Rocks Amphitheatre)’ (Nuclear Blast)

The Prodigy – ‘No Tourists’ (Take Me To The Hospital/BMG)

Sun Kil Moon – ‘This Is My Dinner’ (Caldo Verde Records)

Swizz Beatz – ‘Poison’ (Epic/Swizz Beatz Productions)

Takeoff – ‘The Last Rocket’ (Quality Control Music/Motown Records/Capitol Records)

Tenacious D – ‘Post-Apocalypto’ (Columbia)

Touche Amore – ’10 Years/1000 Shows: Live at the Regent Theater’ (Epitaph)

Two Medicine – ‘Astropsychosis’ (Bella Union)

Vince Staples – ‘FM!’ (Def Jam)

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This Week’s New Releases: Robyn, Andrea Bocelli And Culture Club

This week there are some corkers for you! Robyn has returned with the follow up to 2010’s ‘Body Talk’, Andrea Bocelli has released his album featuring collaborations with Ed Sheeran, Dua Lipa, and Josh Groban, among others, while Boy George and Culture Club are back with their first studio album of original material in nearly 20 years.

There’s lots more to check out below if none of those tickle your fancy.

Andrea Bocelli – ‘Si’ (Decca)

Antarctigo Vespucci – ‘Love in the Time of E-Mail’ (Big Scary Monsters)

B.E.D – ‘B.E.D’ (Heavenly Recordings)

Blackberry Smoke – ‘Southern Ground Sessions’ (Earache)

Bloodbath – ‘The Arrow Of Satan Is Drawn’ (Peaceville)

Boy George And Culture Club – ‘Life’ (BMG)

Daughters – ‘You Won’t Get What You Want’ (Ipecac)

David Crosby – ‘Here If You Listen’ (BMG)

Dean Wareham vs. Cheval Sombre – ‘A Sentimental Education’ (Double Feature)

Dolores Haze – ‘Play Hard Fuck Hard Love Hard’ (Warner Music)

Georgia Anne Muldrow – ‘Overload’ (Brainfeeder)

Hush Kids – ‘Hush Kids’ (Hush Kids/Tone Tree Music)

Jessica Moss – ‘Entanglement’ (Constellation)

Julia Holter – ‘Aviary’ (Domino)

The Kinks – ‘The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society – 50th Anniversary’ (BMG)

Laura Gibson – ‘Goners’ (City Slang)

NAO – ‘Saturn’ (RCA)

Paul Smith – ‘Diagrams’ (Billingham Records)

RAY BLK – ‘Empress’ (Universal/Island)

Robyn – ‘Honey’ (Island/Universal/Konichiwa Records)

Saves the Day – ‘9’ (Rude Records)

Seth Lakeman – ‘The Well Worn Path’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Shad – ‘A Short Story About A War’ (Secret City Records)

Soap&Skin – ‘From Gas To Solid/You Are My Friend’ (Play It Again Sam)

The Struts – ‘Young & Dangerous’ (Polydor)

Thom Yorke – ‘Suspiria’ (XL)

Tom Odell – ‘Jubilee Road’ (Sony)

Ty Dolla $ign and Jeremih – ‘Mih-Ty’ (Def Jam/Universal)

Ty Segall – ‘Fudge Sandwich’ (In the Red Records)

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – ‘IC-01 Hanoi’ (Jagjaguwar)

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This Week’s New Releases: Disturbed, Neneh Cherry And Greta Van Fleet

Things are nowhere near slowing down. Disturbed are back with a new record, Neneh Cherry has again teamed up with Four Tet for the follow up to 2014’s ‘Blank Project’, and the highly anticipated debut album from Greta Van Fleet has finally arrived.

Still want more? Fill your boots below.

Ace Frehley – ‘Spaceman’ (eOne Music)

Bryn Terfel – ‘Dreams and Songs’ (Decca)

Cloud Nothings – ‘Last Building Burning’ (Wichita)

Disturbed – ‘Evolution’ (Warner Music)

Doe Paoro – ‘Soft Power’ (Anti-)

Elle King – ‘Shake The Spirit’ (Columbia)

Empress Of – ‘Us’ (Terrible/Caroline)

Euringer (aka Jimmy Urine) – ‘Euringer’ (Metropolis Records)

Farao – ‘Pure-O’ (Western Vinyl)

Fufanu – ‘The Dialogue Series’ (One Little Indian/Caroline)

Greta Van Fleet – ‘Anthem Of The Peaceful Army’ (Republic Records)

How to Dress Well – ‘The Anteroom’ (Domino)

Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – ‘Live From The Ryman’ (Southeastern/Thirty Tigers)

Khalid – ‘Suncity’ EP (Right Hand Music Group, LLC/RCA Records)

Lil Yachty – ‘Nuthin’ 2 Prove’ (Quality Control Music/Motown Records/Capitol Records)

MØ – ‘Forever Neverland’ (Chess Club/RCA Victor)

Neneh Cherry – ‘Broken Politics’ (Smalltown Supersound x The Cherry Bear Organisation Ltd)

The Overtones – ‘The Overtones’ (Gambling Man)

Papercuts – ‘Parallel Universe Blues’ (Slumberland Records)

Peter Bjorn and John – ‘Darker Days’ (INGRID)

Richard Ashcroft – ‘Natural Rebel’ (BMG)

Soulfly – ‘Ritual’ (Nuclear Blast)

Tamino – ‘Amir’ (Communion/Caroline)

Whitesnake – ‘Unzipped’ (Rhino)

Will Oldham – ‘Songs Of Love And Horror’ (Domino)

Yoko Ono – ‘Warzone’ (Chimera Music)

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This Week’s New Releases: John Grant, Kurt Vile And Quavo

With talks of hurricanes hitting the UK it’s time to hole up in the house with some new records. And this week there’s plenty on offer. John Grant has put out the follow up to 2015’s ‘Grey Tickles, Black Pressure’, Kurt Vile has released LP #8 and Quavo has taken a step away from Migos for just long enough to release his solo project, ‘Quavo Huncho’.

Atreyu – ‘In Our Wake’ (Spinefarm Records)

Basement – ‘Beside Myself’ (Warner Brothers/Fueled By Ramen/Run For Cover)

Belly – ‘Immigrant’ (Roc Nation Records)

The Bottle Rockets – ‘Bit Logic’ (Bloodshot Records)

Broncho – ‘Bad Behavior’ (Park The Van Records)

Calvin Johnson – ‘A Wonderful Beast’ (K Records)

Colter Wall – ‘Songs Of The Plains’ (Young Mary’s Record Co.)

Connan Mockasin – ‘Jassbusters’ (Mexican Summer)

The Dodos – ‘Certainty Waves’ (Polyvinyl Records)

Elvis Costello & The Imposters – ‘Look Now’ (Concord Records)

Eric Clapton – ‘Happy Xmas’ (Polydor Records)

Jaakko Eino Kalevi – ‘Out Of Touch’ (Weird World)

Jess Glynne – ‘Always In Between’ (Atlantic Records)

John Grant – ‘Love is Magic’ (Bella Union)

John Hiatt – ‘The Eclipse Sessions’ (New West Records)

Justin Courtney Pierre – ‘In The Drink’ (Epitaph)

Kurt Vile – ‘Bottle It In’ (Matador)

Martin Barre – ‘Roads Less Travelled’ (Cleopatra Records)

Matthew Dear – ‘Bunny’ (Ghostly International)

Nazareth – ‘Tattooed On My Brain’ (Frontiers Records)

Parcels – ‘Parcels’ (Kitsuné Musique)

Polyphia – ‘New Levels New Devils’ (Rude Records)

Primal Scream – ‘Give Out But Don’t Give Up: The Original Memphis Sessions’ (Sony)

Quavo – ‘Quavo Huncho’ (Quality Control Music/Motown Records/Capitol Records)

Tom Morello – ‘The Atlas Underground’ (BMG)

Valley Maker – ‘Rhododendron’ (Frenchkiss Records)

The Watson Twins – ‘Duo’ (The Watson Twins)

William Basinski and Lawrence English – ‘Selva Oscura’ (Temporary Residence Ltd)

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