This Week’s New Releases: NOFX, Leftfield And Paul McCartney

This week we’ve got three very different acts leading the list of new releases. Punk stalwarts NOFX have released an album featuring tracks that were cut from their 2021 LP ‘Single Album’, and London duo Leftfield have dropped their fourth studio album, marking their first in seven years.

Paul McCartney, meanwhile, has released a huge new vinyl box set. Limited to 3,000 copies, it will come in a wooden crate and feature 163 songs released between 1971 and 2019. A 159-track digital version is also available to stream.

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Andrea Corr – ‘The Christmas Album’ (Warner)

The Beach Boys – ‘Sail On Sailor – 1972 (Super deluxe)’ (Capitol)

Boris – ‘Fade’ (Out on Bandcamp)

Cat Stevens – ‘Catch Bull At Four (50th Anniversary)’ (Island)

Cody Johnson – ‘Cody Johnson & The Rockin’ CJB Live’ (Warner)

Dystopia A.D.- ‘Doomsday Psalm’ (Self-released)

Elvis Presley – ‘Elvis On Tour’ (RCA)

half•alive – ‘Conditions Of A Punk’ (RCA)

Humble Pie – ‘The A&M Rarities (1970-1975)’ (A&M /UMG)

Janis Joplin & Jorma Kaukonen – ‘The Legendary Typewriter Tape:6/25/64 Jorma’s House’ (Omnivore)

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band – ‘Trouble Is…25’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Leftfield – ‘This Is What We Do’ (Virgin)

Matthew Halsall – ‘Changing Earth’ (Gondwana)

Metro Boomin – ‘HEROES & VILLAINS’ (Boominati Worldwide/Republic Records)

Neil Young – ‘Harvest – 50th Anniversary’ (Reprise)

NOFX – ‘Double Album’ (Fat Wreck Chords)

Olly Murs – ‘Marry Me’ (EMI)

Otisbreed – ‘Elvtr’ (Otisbreed / Zeeezify Digital)

Paul McCartney – ‘The 7″ Singles’ (MPL)

The Plague – ‘Hope For The F.U.T.U.R.E. (2.0)’ (FiXT)

RM – ‘Indigo’ (BigHit Music)

Sophie Jamieson – ‘Choosing’ (Bella Union)

SoulRocca – ‘In Good Company’ (Beat Art Department)

Truemendous – ‘Great. On Purpose’ (High Focus)

White Lung – ‘Premonition’ (Domino)

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This Week’s New Releases: Megan Thee Stallion, Pale Waves And Kasabian

Variety is the word of the moment when it comes to discussing this week’s new releases. Megan Thee Stallion surprised everyone when she announced only yesterday that her new album ‘Traumazine’ would be dropping today due to numerous leaks.

Manchester rockers Pale Waves, meanwhile, put out their third LP, and Kasabian have released their seventh, and first without former vocalist Tom Meighan. Head below for more new music.

Andrew Bayer – ‘Duality (Part One)’ (Anjunabeats)

Arch Enemy – ‘Deceivers’ (Century Media)

Boris – ‘Heavy Rocks’ (Relapse)

Chroma – ‘Llygredd Gweledol’ EP (Libertino Records)

Danger Mouse & Black Thought – ‘Cheat Codes’ (BMG)

Danny Elfman – ‘Bigger. Messier.’ (ANTI-/Epitaph Records)

Del Amitri – ‘Fatal Mistakes: Outtakes & B-Sides’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Empire NZ – ‘Tankard’ (Self release)

Erasure – ‘Day-Glo (Based On A True Story)’ (Mute)

The Game – ‘DRILLMATIC Heart vs. Mind’ (100 Entertainment, Inc)

Goo Goo Dolls – ‘Chaos In Bloom’ (Warner)

Hollywood Undead – ‘Hotel Kalifornia’ (BMG)

Hudson Mohawke – ‘Cry Sugar’ (Warp)

Jimetta Rose and the Voices Of Creation – ‘How Good It Is’ (Day Dreamer)

Kamikaze Palm Tree – ‘Mint Chip’ (Drag City)

Kasabian – ‘The Alchemist’s Euphoria’ (Columbia)

Kelsey Waldon – ‘No Regular Dog’ (Oh Boy/Thirty Tigers)

Megan Thee Stallion – ‘Traumazine’ (1501 Certified/300 Entertainment)

Neorite – ‘Banner Of Defeat’ (This Charming Man Records)

NIKI – ‘Nicole’ (88rising)

Osees – ‘A Foul Form’ (Castle Face)

Pale Waves – ‘Unwanted’ (Dirty Hit)

Panda Bear and Sonic Boom – ‘Reset’ (Domino)

Peezy – ‘Only Built 4 Diamond Links’ (#Boys Entertainment LLC/Empire)

Rich Ruth – ‘I Survived, It’s Over’ (Third Man Records)

Sylvan Esso – ‘No Rules Sandy’ (Loma Vista)

Tony Molina – ‘In The Fade’ (Summer Shade)

Wade Bowen – ‘Somewhere Between The Secret And The Truth’ (Bowen Sounds/Thirty Tigers)

Wolfbrigade – ‘Anti-Tank Dogs’ EP (Agipunk/Armageddon)

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This Week’s New Releases: Kid Cudi, Deftones, Belle and Sebastian

This is going to be our last new releases blog post of 2020, a year that saw live shows disappear but that brought about more new music than we could have hoped for.

This week, Kid Cudi has put out the third instalment in his ‘Man On The Moon’ series that started in 2009, Deftones celebrate the 20th anniversary of ‘White Pony’ with a deluxe reissue and remix LP called ‘Black Stallion’, and Belle and Sebastian have dropped a double LP.

Next week, you can look forward to new records from Paul McCartney and Lanterns On The Lake, among a few others.

Merry Christmas, and enjoy the new music below!

Alanis Morissette – ‘Such Pretty Forks In The Mix’ EP (HE.SHE.THEY. Records)

The Avalanches – ‘We Will Always Love You’ (Modular)

Belle and Sebastian – ‘What To Look For In Summer’ (Matador)

Bladee and Mechatok – ‘Good Luck’ (YEAR0001)

Boris / Merzbow – ‘2R0I2P0’ (Relapse Records)

BOYO – ‘Alone Together In Los Angeles’ (Park The Van)

Deftones – ‘White Pony (20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)/Black Stallion’ (Reprise Records)

Fetty Wap – ‘You Know The Vibes’ (300 Entertainment/RGF Productions)

Ghostpoet – ‘I Grow Tired But I Dare Not Fall Asleep (Again)’ (Play It Again Sam)

Guided By Voices – ‘Styles We Paid For’ (GBV)

James Blake – ‘Covers’ EP (UMG/Republic/Polydor)

JPEGMAFIA – ‘EP!’ (EQT Recordings/Republic Records)

Kacy & Clayton and Marlon Williams – ‘Plastic Bouquet’ (New West)

Kid Cudi – ‘Man On The Moon III: The Chosen’ (Republic Records)

The Kills- ‘Little Bastards’ (Domino)

The Kinks – ‘Lola vs Powerman and the Moneyground Part 1 (50th anniversary box set)’ (BMG/Sanctuary)

Landshapes – ‘Contact’ (Bella Union)

Less Than Jake – ‘Silver Linings’ (Pure Noise Records)

M.Ward – ‘Think Of Spring’ (Anti-)

Nilüfer Yanya – ‘Feeling Lucky?’ EP (ATO/[PIAS])

The Neighbourhood – ‘Chip Chrome and the Mono-Tones (Deluxe)’ (Columbia)

ShitKid – ‘CROTCHROCK’ EP (PNKSLM Recordings)

Sturgill Simpson – ‘Cuttin’ Grass Vol. 2 (Cowboy Arms Sessions)’ (High Top Mountain Records/Thirty Tigers)

Various Artists – ‘Independent Venue Week LIVE 2020’ (IVW)

Various Artists – ‘Cyberpunk 2077: Radio Vol.1 – OST’ (Lakeshore)

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This Week’s New Releases: AC/DC, McFly And Paloma Faith

What a week! We’ve got a new record from legendary rockers AC/DC, McFly have finally followed up 2010’s ‘Above The Noise’, and Paloma Faith has put out her fifth full-length.

Not your bag? There’s a shedload more to choose from below.

2 Chainz – ‘So Help Me God’ (Gamebread/Def Jam/UMG)

AC/DC – ‘Power Up’ (Columbia)

Andrea Bocelli – ‘Believe’ (Decca)

André Rieu and Johann Strauss Orchestra – ‘Jolly Holiday’ (Decca)

Baby Queen – ‘Medicine’ EP (Polydor Records)

The Bats – ‘Foothills’ (Flying Nun)

BENEE – ‘Hey u x’ (Republic Records)

Boris – ‘Absolutego’ and ‘Amplifier Worship’ reissues (Third Man Records)

Chilly Gonzales – ‘A Very Chilly Christmas’ (Gentle Threat)

Chris Stapleton – ‘Starting Over’ (Mercury Records Nashville)

The Cranberries – ‘No Need To Argue – Deluxe’ (Island)

The Darcys – ‘Fear & Loneliness’ (The Darcys Records Inc./Warner Music)

Davido – ‘A Better Time’ (Davido Worldwide Entertainment/Sony)

Elton John – ‘Jewel Box’ (EMI)

Frank Turner and Jon Snodgrass – ‘Buddies II: Still Buddies’ (Xtra Mile Recordings)

GHØSTKID – ‘GHØSTKID’ (Century Media)

Girls Of The Internet – ‘GIRLS FM’ (Drab Queen)

Gregor – ‘Destiny’ (Chaper Music)

GY!PA – ‘Clubber’ EP (Mas O Menos Records)

Johnny Cash and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra – ‘Johnny Cash and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’ (Sony)

Keith Richards and the X-Pensive Winos – ‘Live At The Hollywood Palladium’ (BMG)

L.A. Guns – ‘Renegades’ (Golden Robot Records)

McFly – ‘Young Dumb Thrills’ (BMG)

Molchat Doma – ‘Monument’ (Sacred Bones)

Nuclear – ‘Murder Of Crows’ (Black Lodge Records)

Paloma Faith – ‘Infinite Things’ (RCA)

Paris Jackson – ‘wilted’ (Republic Records)

Pentatonix – ‘We Need A Little Christmas’ (RCA)

Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons – ‘We’re The Bastards’ (Nuclear Blast)

Sophie Ellis-Bextor – ‘Songs from the Kitchen Disco: Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s Greatest Hits’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Tricky – ‘Doorway’ EP (False Idols)

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This Week’s New Releases: Oh Wonder, Sheer Mag And Waxahatchee

This week sees some awesome new records making their way into the world. Oh Wonder have shared their sophomore LP ‘Ultralife’, Sheer Mag have finally put out their debut album and Katie Crutchfield has released her fourth Waxahatchee record.

If that’s not quite up your street there’s plenty more to fill your boots with below.

Boris – ‘Dear’ (Sargent House)

Bugzy Malone – ‘King Of The North’ (Ill Gotten Records)

Coldplay – ‘Kaleidoscope’ EP (Parlophone UK)

The Dears – ‘Times Infinity Volume Two’ (Dangerbird)

Francobollo – ‘Long Live Life’ (Square Leg Records)

French Montana – ‘Jungle Rules’ (Black Butter)

Japanese Breakfast – ‘Soft Sounds From Another Planet’ (Dead Oceans)

Mr Jukes – ‘God First’ (Island)

Offa Rex – ‘The Queen Of Hearts’ (Rhino)

Oh Wonder – ‘Ultralife’ (Island)

RAC – ‘EGO’ (Counter Records)

Shabazz Palaces – ‘Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines’ (Sub Pop)

Shabazz Palaces – ‘Quazarz: Born On A Gangster Star’ (Sub Pop)

Sheer Mag – ‘Need To Feel Your Love’

Silverstein – ‘Dead Reflection’ (Rise Records)

Waxahatchee – ‘Out In The Storm’ (Merge Records)

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