This Week’s New Releases: Aphex Twin, Paul Weller and The Dirty Nil

This week is bonkers. Aphex Twin has returned with the ‘Collapse’ EP, while Paul Weller has followed up 2017’s ‘A Kind Revolution’ and Canadian Rockers the Dirty Nil have put out album #2.

If none of that piques your interest there’s loads more to check out below.

6LACK – ‘East Atlanta Love Letter’ (LVRN/Interscope Records)

Ann Wilson – ‘Immortal’ (BMG)

Aphex Twin – ‘Collapse’ EP (Warp)

Bob Moses – ‘Battle Lines’ (Domino)

Carrie Underwood – ‘Cry Pretty’ (Virgin EMI)

The Chills – ‘Snow Bound’ (Fire Records)

David Guetta – ‘7’ (Parlophone)

Dawn Landes – ‘Meet Me At The River’ (Yep Roc)

Dilly Dally – ‘Heaven’ (Partisan Records)

The Dirty Nil – ‘Master Volume’ (Dine Alone/Caroline)

Dreams – ‘No One Defeats Us’ (Virgin EMI)

Fatherson – ‘Sum Of All Your Parts’ (Easy Life Records)

First Aid Kit – ‘Tender Offerings’ EP (Columbia)

Ghetts – ‘Ghetto Gospel: The New Testament’ (GIIG/Caroline)

Good Charlotte – ‘Generation Rx’ (BMG)

Guerilla Toss – ‘Twisted Crystal’ (Dfa Records/Ada)

Hawkwind – ‘Road To Utopia’ (Cherry Red)

Jean-Michel Jarre – ‘Planet Jarre’ (Sony)

Jungle – ‘For Ever’ (XL Recordings)

Low – ‘Double Negative’ (Sub Pop)

Lyrics Born – ‘Quite A Life’ (Mobile Home Recordings)

Monster Truck – ‘True Rockers’ (Mascot)

Noname – ‘Room 25’ (Noname)

Orbital – ‘Monsters Exist’ (ACP Recordings)

Pale Waves – ‘My Mind Makes Noises’ (Dirty Hit)

Paul Weller – ‘True Meanings’ (Parlophone)

Petrol Girls – ‘The Future Is Dark’ EP (Hassle Records)

Sandro Perri – ‘In Another Life’ (Constellation)

Snakes In Paradise – ‘Step Into The Light’ (Frontiers Records)

Steven Page – ‘Discipline: Heal Thyself, Pt. II’ (Warner Music Canada)

Thrice – ‘Palms’ (Epitaph)

Throbbing Gristle – ‘Journey Through A Body/Mission Of Dead Souls’ (Mute)

Tony Bennett & Diana Krall – ‘Love Is Here To Stay’ (Verve/UMG)

Uriah Heep – ‘Living The Dream’ (Frontiers)

Wale – ‘Free Lunch’ EP (Warner Bros)

We Were Promised Jetpacks – ‘The More I Sleep The Less I Dream’ (Big Scary Monsters)

Willie Nelson – ‘My Way’ (Sony)

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This Week’s New Releases: Paul McCartney, Chic And Spiritualized

This week there are some big hitters coming out to play. Paul McCartney has put out his first solo record for five years, Chic and Nile Rodgers have returned with their first since 1992 and Spiritualized have finally followed up 2012’s ‘Sweet Heart Sweet Light’.

Still want more? Head below.

Adult. – ‘This Behavior’ (Dais Records)

Boston Manor – ‘Welcome To The Neighbourhood’ (Pure Noise Records)

Chic – ‘It’s About Time’ (EMI)

Chilly Gonzales – ‘Solo Piano III’ (Gentle Threat)

Clutch – ‘Book Of Bad Decisions’ (Weathermaker)

Eric Bachmann – ‘No Recover’ (Merge Records)

Happy. – ‘Cult Classic’ (Rude Records)

JEFF the Brotherhood – ‘Magick Songs’ (Caroline Interational)

Joey Purp – ‘Quarterthing’ (Joey Purp LLC)

Lenny Kravitz – ‘Raise Vibration’ (BMG)

Mirah – ‘Understanding’ (K Records)

MNEK – ‘Language’ (Virgin EMI)

Mothers – ‘Render Another Ugly Method’ (Epitaph)

Paul McCartney – ‘Egypt Station’ (Capitol)

Paul Simon – ‘In The Blue Light’ (Sony)

Rae Spoon – ‘Bodiesofwater’ (Coax Records)

Rudimental – ‘Toast To Our Differences’ (Asylum)

Ruston Kelly – ‘Dying Star’ (Decca)

Sauna Youth – ‘Deaths’ (Upset The Rhythm)

Spiritualized – ‘And Nothing Hurt’ (Bella Union)

St. Paul & the Broken Bones – ‘Young Sick Camellia’ (Columbia)

Swamp Dogg – ‘Love, Loss And Auto-Tune’ (Joyful Noise Recordings)

Teleman – ‘Family Of Aliens’ (Moshi Moshi)

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This Week’s New Releases: Alkaline Trio, Anna Calvi And Idles

This week is chock-full of high quality releases. Alkaline Trio and Anna Calvi are back with their first new albums for five years, while Idles have put out the highly anticipated follow up to 2017’s ‘Brutalism’. Head below to check out the rest of what this week has to offer.

Aaron Lee Tasjan – ‘Karma For Cheap’ (New West)

Alkaline Trio – ‘Is This Thing Cursed?’ (Epitaph)

Amos Lee – ‘My New Moon’ (SPV)

Anna Calvi – ‘Hunter’ (Domino)

Beanpole – ‘All My Kin’ (Chimera Music)

Big Red Machine – ‘Big Red Machine’ (Jagjaguwar)

Emma Blackery – ‘Villains’ (RWG)

Idles – ‘Joy As An Act Of Resistance’ (Partisan Records)

Juanita Stein- ‘Until The Light Fades’ (Nude)

The Kooks – ‘Let’s Go Sunshine’ (Lonely Cat)

Mass Gothic – ‘I’ve Tortured You Long Enough’ (Sub Pop)

Meghan Trainor – ‘Treat Myself’ (Epic)

Menace Beach – ‘Black Rainbow Sound’ (Memphis Industries)

Muncie Girls – ‘Fixed Ideals’ (Specialist Subject)

Passenger – ‘Runaway’ (Cooking Vinyl/Black Crow Records)

Rebecca Dale – ‘Requiem’ (Decca Classics)

Saintseneca – ‘Pillar Of Na’ (Anti Records/Ada)

Sophie Hunger – ‘Molecules’ (Caroline)

Spring King – ‘A Better Life’ (Universal/Island)

Sulpher – ‘No One Will Ever Know’ (Oblivion)

Tash Sultana – ‘Flow State’ (Sony/Lonely Land)

Thou – ‘Magus’ (Sacred Bones)

Troye Sivan – ‘Bloom’ (Universal/Polydor)

Two Circles – ‘The Underworld & You’ (Unravelling)

Why Don’t We – ‘8 Letters’ (Atlantic)

Wild Nothing – ‘Indigo’ (Secretly)

WSTR – ‘Identity Crisis’ (Hopeless)

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This Week’s New Releases: Interpol, Blood Orange And The Lemon Twigs

This week is busy, bonkers, bananas even! Interpol have dropped off LP #6, Devonté Hynes has put out a new Blood Orange record and the Lemon Twigs have released their sophomore album, which they describe as a musical that tells the story of Shane, a chimpanzee raised as a human.

If that’s not enough new releases for ya there’s a shedload more to check out below.

Alexander Tucker – ‘Don’t Look Away’ (Thrill Jockey)

Alice In Chains – ‘Rainier Fog’ (BMG)

Andrew Bayer – ‘In My Last Life’ (Anjunabeats)

The Amity Affliction – ‘Misery’ (Roadrunner)

Autechre – ‘NTS Sessions’ (Warp)

Bang Bang Romeo – ‘Shame On You’ EP (Five Seven Music)

BC Camplight – ‘Deportation Blues’ (Bella Union)

Blood Orange – ‘Negro Swan’ (Domino)

Blue October – ‘I Hope You’re Happy’ (Up/Down-Brando/Absolute)

Caiti Baker – ‘Zinc’ (MVKA)

Candi Staton – ‘Unstoppable’ (Thirty Tigers)

The Cuban Brothers – ‘La Familia’ (Sunday Best)

Devil Makes Three – ‘Chains Are Broken’ (New West)

Devon Welsh – ‘Dream Songs’ (You Are Accepted)

The Frights – ‘Hypochondriac’ (Epitaph)

Gilbert O’Sullivan – ‘Gilbert O’Sullivan’ (BMG/Absolute)

Her’s – ‘Invitation To Her’s’ (Heist or Hit)

Honne – ‘Love Me / Love Me Not’ (Atlantic)

Interpol – ‘Marauder’ (Matador)

Joey Dosik – ‘Inside Voice’ (Secretly Canadian)

Justice – ‘Woman Worldwide’ (Because/Caroline)

​The Lemon Twigs – ‘Go To School’ (4AD)

Laurel – ‘Dogviolet’ (Counter)

Lucie Silvas – ‘E.G.O.’ (Thirty Tigers)

Mark Lanegan & Duke Garwood – ‘With Animals’ (Heavenly)

Neil and Liam Finn – ‘Lightsleeper’ (PIAS)

Nonpoint – ‘X’ (Spinefarm)

Nothing – ‘Dance On The Blacktop’ (Relapse Records)

Ólafur Arnalds – ‘Re:member’ (Mercury KX/Decca)

Plain White T’s – ‘Parallel Universe’ (Fearless Records)

Shannon McArdle – ‘A Touch Of Class’ (Shandelion Records)

Tunng – ‘Songs You Make At Night’ (Full Time Hobby)

White Denim – ‘Performance’ (City Slang)

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This Week’s New Releases: Ariana Grande, Death Cab For Cutie and Mitski

The pace has picked up significantly compared to the last few weeks and there’s a buttload of new records for your listening pleasure! Ariana Grande has dropped her fourth album, while Mitski has put out her fifth, and Death Cab For Cutie have followed up 2015’s ‘Kintsugi’ with ‘Thank You For Today. It’s the first full-length to see Ben Gibbard, Nick Harmer and Jason McGerr joined in the studio by Dave Depper and Zac Rae, who’ve been members of their touring band for since 2015.

Animal Collective – ‘Tangerine Reef’ (Domino)

Ariana Grande – ‘Sweetener’ (Republic/Island)

Austin Lucas – ‘Immortal Americans’ (Cornelius Chapel Records)

Blue October – ‘I Hope You’re Happy’ (Mri/Red)

Bugzy Malone – ‘B. Inspired’ (B. Somebody)

Circles Around The Sun – ‘Let It Wander’ (Rhino)

Col3trane – ‘BOOT’ Mixtape (TaP Records/Geffen Records)

Conner Youngblood – ‘Cheyenne’ (Counter Records)

Cullen Omori – ‘The Diet’ (Sub Pop)

Curse Of Lono – ‘As I Fell’ (Submarine Cat)

Death Cab For Cutie – ‘Thank You For Today’ (Atlantic)

Dizzy – ‘Baby Teeth’ (Communion Group Ltd)

Example – ‘Bangers and Ballads’ Mixtape (AWAL)

Gabrielle – ‘Under My Skin’ (BMG)

Great Lake Swimmers – ‘The Waves, The Wake’ (Nettwerk Records)

John Butler Trio – ‘Home’ (Because)

Justin Hiltner and Jon Weisberger – ‘Watch It Burn’ (Robust Records)

Mitski – ‘Be The Cowboy’ (Dead Oceans)

Oh Sees – ‘Smote Reverser’ (Castle Face)

Papa M – ‘A Broke Moon Rises’ (Drag City)

Slaves – ‘Acts Of Fear And Love’ (Virgin EMI)

Stefflon Don – ‘Secure’ Mixtape (54 London)

Still Corners – ‘Slow Air’ (Wrecking Light Records)

Tom Baxter – ‘The Other Side Of Blue’ (The Orchard)

Trevor Powers – ‘Mulberry Violence’ (Baby Halo)

Yonaka – ‘Teach Me To Fight’ EP (Atlantic)

Yung Fume – ‘Too Much Wave 2’ EP (Payday Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Jake Shears, Miles Kane And Tomberlin

This week there are some gems for ya! Scissor Sisters’ frontman Jake Shears has released his debut solo album, Miles Kane has put out the follow up to 2013’s ‘Don’t Forget Who You Are’ and you’ve been treated to a new Tomberlin LP.

Still want more? What’s your name? Oliver!? Head below to fill your boots.

As It Is – ‘The Great Depression’ (Fearless Records)

Ben Khan – ‘Ben Khan’ (Dirty Hit)

The Beths – ‘Future Me Hates Me’ (Carpark)

Enuff Z’nuff – ‘Diamond Boy’ (Frontiers Records)

Foxing – ‘Nearer My God’ (Triple Crown Records)

Gorgon City – ‘Escape’ (Virgin EMI)

Hilang Child – ‘Years’ (Bella Union)

Il Divo – ‘Timeless’ (Decca)

Jake Shears – ‘Jake Shears’ (Freida Jean Records)

Jason Mraz – ‘Know’ (Atlantic)

The Magpie Salute – ‘High Water I’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Man With A Mission – ‘Chasing The Horizon’ (Century Media)

Miles Kane – ‘Coup De Grace’ (Virgin EMI)

Moses Sumney – ‘Black In Deep Red, 2014’ (Jagjaguwar)

The Proclaimers – ‘Angry Cyclist’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Robbie Fulks and Linda Gail Lewis – ‘Wild! Wild! Wild!’ (Bloodshot Records)

Shooter Jennings – ‘Shooter’ (Low Country Sound/Elektra)

Tomberlin – ‘At Weddings’ (Saddle Creek)

The War And Treaty – ‘Healing Tide’ (Strong World Entertainment/Thirty Tigers)

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This Week’s New Releases: Mac Miller, Gulp And Trophy Eyes

Things have quietened down this week, but there are still a few treats for ya! Mac Miller has put out the follow up to 2016’s ‘The Divine Feminine’, Gulp have released their sophomore LP and there’s a new Trophy Eyes album for your listening pleasure.

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

Amanda Shires – ‘To The Sunset’ (Silver Knife/Thirty Tigers)

Gulp – ‘All Good Wishes’ (E.L.K Records)

Houndmouth – ‘Golden Age’ (Reprise)

James – ‘Living In Extraordinary Times’ (BMG)

Jim Lauderdale – ‘Time Flies’ (Yep Roc)

The Love Language – ‘Baby Grand’ (Merge)

Lucero – ‘Among the Ghosts’ (Thirty Tigers)

Mac Miller – ‘Swimming’ (Warner Bros)

Shemekia Copeland – ‘America’s Child’ (Alligator)

Travis Scott – ‘Astroworld’ (Epic Records)

Trophy Eyes – ‘The American Dream’ (Hopeless Records)

YG – ‘Stay Dangerous’ (Def Jam Recordings)

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This Week’s New Releases: Underworld & Iggy Pop, Halestorm And Tony Molina

This week is eclectic for sure! Underworld and Iggy Pop have teamed up for a collaborative EP, Halestorm have put out LP #4 and Tony Molina has followed up his ‘Confront The Truth’ collection.

Still want more? Head below to check out the rest of this week’s new releases.

Boz Scaggs – ‘Out Of The Blues’ (Decca)

Catherine McGrath – ‘Talk Of This Town’ (Warner Bros)

Cody Jinks – ‘Lifers’ (Rounder Records)

Daughtry – ‘Cage To Rattle’ (Sony)

Dee Snider – ‘For The Love Of Metal’ (Napalm Records Handels GmbH)

Face to Face – ‘Hold Fast (Acoustic Sessions)’ (Fat Wreck Chords)

GAIKA – ‘Basic Volume’ (Warp Records)

Gia Margaret – ‘There’s Always Glimmer’ (Orindal Records)

Halestorm – ‘Vicious’ (Atlantic Records)

Howard Shore – ‘The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers: The Complete Recordings’ (Rhino/Warner Bros)

Israel Nash – ‘Lifted’ (Loose Music)

Kenny Chesney – ‘Songs For The Saints’ (Rhino/Parlophone)

Kyle Falconer – ‘No Thank You’ (Riverman Records)

Michael Romeo – ‘War Of The Worlds, Pt. 1’ (Music Theories/Mascot)

Nic Cester – ‘Sugar Rush’ (Bloodlines)

Oneohtrix Point Never – ‘The Station’ EP and ‘We’ll Take It’ 12” (Warp)

Phantastic Ferniture – ‘Phantastic Ferniture’ (Transgressive)

Tony Molina – ‘Kill The Lights’ (Slumberland Records)

Underworld & Iggy Pop – ‘Teatime Dub Encounters’ EP (Caroline International)

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This Week’s New Releases: The Internet, Ty Segall & White Fence And Popcaan

You’ve got a bit of time to catch your breath this week as things are not as hectic as they have been. There are still some awesome things to wrap your headphones around though! The Internet have followed up 2015’s ‘Ego Death’, you’ve got a new LP from Jamaican dancehall artist Popcaan, and Ty Segall and White Fence have teamed up again for a new album.

None of that tickle your fancy? There’s plenty more to cast your eye over below.

The Agony Scene – ‘Tormentor’ (Outerloop Records/Cooking Vinyl)

The Apocalypse Blues Revue – ‘The Shape Of Blues To Come’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Buddy – ‘Harlan & Alondra’ (Cool Lil Company, LLC/RCA Records)

Damian Lazarus & The Ancient Moons – ‘Heart Of Sky’ (Crosstown Rebels/BMG)

Forma – ‘Semblance’ (kranky)

Jan Hammer – ‘Seasons Pt. 1’ (Red Gate Records)

The Internet – ‘Hive Mind’ (Columbia)

Lori McKenna – ‘The Tree’ (CN Records)

Meg Myers – ‘Take Me To The Disco’ (300 Entertainment)

Popcaan – ‘Forever’ (Mixpak)

Pram – ‘Across The Meridian’ (Domino Records)

Punch Brothers – ‘All Ashore’ (Nonesuch)

Skeletonwitch – ‘Devouring Radiant Light’ (Prosthetic Records)

Ty Segall and White Fence – ‘Joy’ (Drag City)

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This Week’s New Releases: Deafheaven, Dirty Projectors And Wet

Things have picked back up and there’s loads of new releases to wade through this week. Deafheaven have followed up 2015’s ‘New Bermuda’, Wet have offered up a new LP, and Dirty Projectors have released an album with an impressive list of guests, including Haim, Rostam, Fleet Foxes’ Robin Pecknold, Syd of the Internet, Empress Of, Amber Mark and Dear Nora.

Still want more? Head below.

Amy Shark – ‘Love Monster’ (Sony)

Between The Buried And Me – ‘Automata II’ (Sumerian Records)

Body/Head – ‘The Switch’ (Matador Records)

Bury Tomorrow – ‘Black Flame’ (Sony)

Chastity – ‘Death Lust’ (Captured Tracks)

Chelsea Grin – ‘Eternal Nightmare’ (Rise Records)

Cowboy Junkies – ‘All That Reckoning’ (Proper Records)

Deafheaven – ‘Ordinary Corrupt Human Love’ (Anti)

Dirty Projectors – ‘Lamp Lit Prose’ (Domino)

Jason Isbell – ‘Sirens Of The Ditch’ (New West)

The Jayhawks – ‘Back Roads and Abandoned Motels’ (Sony)

Jim Gaffigan – ‘Noble Ape’ (Comedy Dynamics)

Jimmy LaFave – ‘Peace Town’ (Music Road Records)

Luluc – ‘Sculptor’ (Sub Pop)

Mikaela Davis – ‘Delivery’ (Virgin EMI)

The National – ‘Boxer – Live In Brussels’ (4AD)

Obscura – ‘Diluvium’ (Relapse Records)

The Ophelias – ‘Almost’ (Joyful Noise)

Rayland Baxter – ‘Wide Awake’ (ATO Records/UMGD)

Real Friends – ‘Composure’ (Fearless Records)

Rick Astley – ‘Beautiful Life’ (BMG)

Rodney Crowell – ‘Acoustic Classics’ (RC1 Records)

Save Face – ‘Merci’ (Epitaph)

Simon Love – ‘Sincerely, S. Love X’ (Tapete)

Slightly Stoopid – ‘Everyday Life, Everyday People’ (Stoopid Records)

The Vamps – ‘Night & Day (Day Edition)’ (Virgin EMI)

Wet – ‘Still Run’ (Columbia)

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