This Week’s New Releases: The Boss, Hamilton + Rostam And Loads More

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Hi folks.

It’s Friday, which means you’re in the market for some records to soundtrack the two tolerable days of each week. Head below to check out the list of new stuff, where you’ll find a young Springsteen against whom to measure your meagre achievements, an indie pairing to savour, a couple of albums that elude the sophomore slump in style and a new one from Every Time I Die that’ll cave your skull in. Grand.

Bruce Springsteen – ‘Chapter And Verse’
Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam – ‘I Had A Dream That You Were Mine’
Beach Slang – ‘A Loud Bash Of Teenage Feelings’
Every Time I Die – ‘Low Teens’
Billie Marten – ‘Writing of Blues and Yellows’
Boxed In – ‘Melt’
Devendra Banhart – ‘Ape In Pink Marble’
Flock Of Dimes – ‘If You See Me, Say Yes’
How to Dress Well – ‘Care’
LVL UP – ‘Return To Love’
Merchandise – ‘A Corpse Wired For Sound’
Passenger – ‘Young As The Morning Old As The Sea’

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On This Day In Music: Happy Birthday To The Boss!

On September 23, 1949 American singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen, aka The Boss, was born. Happy birthday Bruce!

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Billy Connolly At #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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Billy Connolly has done it! The Scottish comedian has knocked Beyonce off the top spot and is currently at #1 on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart. Following closely behind him are The 1975Lovebox FestivalChristine And The Queens and the chart queen herself, Beyonce.

Making his way back up the chart this week is Bruce Springsteen, who has risen from #15 to #6. Joining in his good fortune are Stereophonics, who have shot up six places from last week. But, where one act goes up, another must come down, and Black Sabbath have dropped from #16 to last position, while Justin Bieber has also fallen, but for him it’s five places.

During the coming week there are a shedload of tickets going on sale for a number of events and tours, including Pet Shop BoysThe LumineersJamie TBjork and Against Me. Come back and see us next week to see if anyone can bump Billy off the top spot.

1. Billy Connolly
2. The 1975
3. Lovebox Festival
4. Christine And The Queens
5. Beyonce
6. Bruce Springsteen
7. David Gilmour
8. Jeff Lynnes ELO
9. PJ Harvey
10. Stevie Wonder
11. Stereophonics
12. Jess Glynne
13. Bryan Adams
14. Justin Bieber
15. Rod Stewart
16. Catfish And The Bottlemen
17. Bastille
18. Simply Red
19. Pixies
20. Black Sabbath

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

1. Pet Shop Boys

2. The Lumineers

3. Jamie T

4. Bjork

5. Against Me

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Queen Bey Continues To Reign Supreme On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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We had a few technical difficulties last week so unfortunately there was no chart. Did you miss us? Well, whether or not you did, we’re back!

Beyonce is continuing her reign at the top of the chart for another week, while making up the rest of the top five we have Jeff Lynnes ELOStevie WonderMorrissey and Wireless Festival.

But not everyone is having such a good week. The Boss has dropped from #11 to #15, Stereophonics have slid two places and Michael Ball and Alfie Boe are only just still in the chart, going from #16 last week to last position this week.

Over the next week there will be tickets going on sale for Billy ConnollyPJ HarveyThe 1975Christine And The Queens and Clean Bandit, to name a few. Check back in with us next week to see if any of them have managed to bump Beyonce off the top spot.

1. Beyonce
2. Jeff Lynnes ELO
3. Stevie Wonder
4. Morrissey
5. Wireless Festival
6. David Gilmour
7. Chance The Rapper
8. Lionel Richie
9. Justin Bieber
10. David Brent
11. Coldplay
12. Jess Glynne
13. Lovebox Festival
14. Rod Stewart
15. Bruce Springsteen
16. Black Sabbath
17. Stereophonics
18. Rihanna
19. Catfish And The Bottlemen
20. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

1. Billy Connolly

2. PJ Harvey

3. The 1975

4. Christine And The Queens

5. Clean Bandit

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Beyonce Is Back On Top Of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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Queen Bey has done it, having kicked off the UK leg of her ‘Formation’ tour this week, she’s back at #1 on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart, followed closely by ColdplayRihannaStevie Wonder and Lionel Richie, who make up the rest of the top five. Meanwhile, last week’s top spot holders, Black Sabbath, have come in at #10.

New to the chart this week is Professor Brian Cox, who has entered at a modest 13th position. However, he is still above Elton John who has slipped from #14 to #18 and Jeff Lynnes ELO who have re-entered the top 20, just, at #19. Simply Red are also only just clinging on, having dropped from #9 to #20.

Over the next week tickets will go on sale for Fifth HarmonyDavid GilmourWhite LiesJason Donovan and The Janoskians, among many more. Come back and see us next week to see if Queen Bey has been bumped from the top spot.

1. Beyonce
2. Coldplay
3. Rihanna
4. Stevie Wonder
5. Lionel Richie
6. Jess Glynne
7. Rod Stewart
8. Justin Bieber
9. Madness
10. Black Sabbath
11. Bruce Springsteen
12. BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
13. Professor Brian Cox
14. The Cure
15. Stereophonics
16. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe
17. Billy Joel
18. Elton John
19. Jeff Lynnes ELO
20. Simply Red

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

1. Fifth Harmony

2. David Gilmour

3. White Lies

4. Jason Donovan

5. The Janoskians

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Black Sabbath Soar To The Top Of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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Rock royalty Black Sabbath have risen to the top of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart, relegating Coldplay to second place. Making up the rest of the top five we have The Stone RosesBeyonce and Jess Glynne.

Rihanna is also having a good week, going from #15 last week to #7 this week. Meanwhile, not having such a good time are Lionel Richie and Paul Simon, who have gone from #7 and #9 last week to #10 and #15 this week, respectively.

Over the course of the next week tickets for Rizzle KicksFrankie VallieProfessor Brian CoxJake Bugg and Brian Fallon, among others, go on sale. Check back in with us next week to see if any of them can give Black Sabbath the boot and take over the #1 spot.

1. Black Sabbath
2. Coldplay
3. The Stone Roses
4. Beyonce
5. Jess Glynne
6. Stevie Wonder
7. Rihanna
8. Rod Stewart
9. Simply Red
10. Lionel Richie
11. Nashville In Concert
12. BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
13. Bruce Springsteen
14. Elton John
15. Paul Simon
16. The Tenderloins
17. Bryan Adams
18. Madness
19. David Gilmour
20. Barry Manilow

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

1. Rizzle Kicks

2. Frankie Vallie

3. Professor Brian Cox

4. Jake Bugg

5. Brian Fallon

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Coldplay At #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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Coldplay have done it, they’ve finally knocked the Boss off the #1 spot on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart. Though Bruce Springsteen isn’t far behind, coming in second this week. Also making up the top five are Rod StewartCatfish and the Bottlemen and Paul Simon.

There’s been a lot of movement on the chart this week, with Adele dropping from #3 to #9 and Michael Ball and Alfie Boe from #4 to #12, while AC/DC are climbing the chart, rising from #20 to #10.

There’s a heck of a lot of shows going on sale this week, including Simply RedThe 1975Fatboy SlimAmy Schumer and Passenger. Come back and see us next week to see if Coldplay can keep hold of their position at the top of the hart.

1. Coldplay
2. Bruce Springsteen
3. Rod Stewart
4. Catfish and the Bottlemen
5. Paul Simon
6. Bad Company
7. Beyonce
8. The Stone Roses
9. Adele
10. AC/DC
11. Summertime Ball
12. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe
13. Stevie Wonder
14. Lionel Richie
15. Rihanna
16. Wladimir Klitschko vs Tyson Fury
17. Elton John
18. Panic! At The Disco
19. Neil Young
20. Justin Bieber

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

1. Simply Red

2. The 1975

3. Fatboy Slim

4. Amy Schumer

5. Passenger

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Springsteen’s Standing Strong At #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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Bruce Springsteen has managed to hold on to the #1 spot for another week, followed closely by Coldplay, who are in the same position as last week, at #2.  Adele has risen from #9 last week to third position this week, and knocked down Michael Ball and Alfie Boe to #4, while chart newcomer Melanie Martinez does well to go straight into the top 5.

We also welcome Richard Ashcroft and Fetty Wap to the top 20.  However, as new blood arrives, we must bid adieu to some acts. AC/DC are back in last place, while Jack Whitehall has dropped from #5 to #17 and Beyonce has also not had a great week, leaving the top 10 and this week finding herself at #13.

Over the next week there are a shedload of shows going on sale, including Catfish and the BottlemenBad CompanyPharrell WilliamsOf Mice And Men and The Jesus And Mary Chain. Come back and see us next week to see if any of them have what it takes to knock The Boss off the top spot.

1. Bruce Springsteen
2. Coldplay
3. Adele
4. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe
5. Melanie Martinez
6. Stevie Wonder
7. The Stone Roses
8. Paul Simon
9. Elton John
10. Rod Stewart
11. Madness
12. Summertime Ball
13. Beyonce
14. Richard Ashcroft
15. Justin Bieber
16. Kasabian
17. Jack Whitehall
18. Nashville In Concert
19. Fetty Wap
20. AC/DC

 On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

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Bruce Springsteen Keeps Hold Of Top Spot On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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The Boss has done it, he’s beaten off competition from ColdplayMichael Ball and Alfie BoePaul Simon and Jack Whitehall to keep hold of his #1 spot on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart.

Meanwhile, previous chart queens Adele and Beyonce have moved down this week, as have The Stone RosesAC/DCBusted, and Lionel Richie, who is only just holding on at #20.

This week there are tickets going on sale for new ColdplayPaolo NutiniTom OdellAlicia Keys and Jack Garratt shows. Check back with us next week to see if any of them have given The Boss the boot.

1. Bruce Springsteen
2. Coldplay
3. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe
4. Paul Simon
5. Jack Whitehall
6. Massive Attack
7. Beyonce
8. Rod Stewart
9. Adele
10. Michael Ball
11. The Stone Roses
12. Stevie Wonder
13. Justin Bieber
14. Brian Wilson
15. Diljit Dosanjh
16. The Next Step
17. Summertime Ball
18. AC/DC
19. Busted
20. Lionel Richie

 On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

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The Boss Is Still #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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Bruce Springsteen has managed to hold onto the top spot for another week, but Coldplay are still hot on his feels, followed by Beyonce and The Stone Roses, whose new single seems to have given them a boost as they’ve risen from #15 last week to #4 this week.

Among the new entries to the top 20 are Diljit DosanjhMarc Anthony and Busted. Meanwhile, Justin Bieber is only just hanging on in the chart, dropping from #11 to #19, and AC/DC are joining him on the slippery slop, going from #8 to #15.

I know we say this every week, but there truly is a diverse range of shows going on sale in the next week. You’ve got Paul SimonDisney On Ice presents FrozenJack WhitehallBlack Grape and Louis CK, among many others, to choose from. Come back and see us next week to see if Princess Elsa manages to beat The Boss to #1.

14. Busted
15. AC/DC
20. James

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

1. Paul Simon

2. Disney On Ice Presents: Frozen

3. Jack Whitehall

4. Black Grape

5. Louis CK

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