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: Ozzy Osbourne, BTS And Grimes

It’s another week of big releases. Ozzy Osbourne is putting out his first solo album in 10 years, Grimes is following up 2015’s ‘Art Angels’ and BTS are sending K-Pop fans into overdrive with the release of ‘Map of the Soul: 7’.

Still in the mood for more? Head south.

Agnes Obel – ‘Myopia’ (Deutsche Grammophon)

Allie X – ‘Cape God’ (Twin/AWAL)

Best Coast – ‘Always Tomorrow’ (Concord Records)

Biff Byford – ‘School Of Hard Knocks’ (Silver Lining Music)

BTS – ‘Map Of The Soul: 7’ (BigHit Entertainment)

Cate Le Bon and Group Listening  – ‘Here It Comes Again’ EP (Mexican Summer)

Courtney Barnett – ‘MTV Unplugged: Live in Melbourne’ (Mom + Pop Music)

Greg Dulli – ‘Random Desire’ (BMG)

Grimes – ‘Miss Anthropocene’ (4AD/Todo Mundo)

Guided By Voices – ‘Surrender Your Poppy Field’ (GBV)

Heart Bones – ‘Hot Dish’ (Love OnLine)

Humanist – ‘Humanist’ (Ignition Records)

King Krule – ‘Man Alive!’ (XL Recordings)

Kyle Forester – ‘Hearts in Gardens’ (‘Tis So Referent)

Lanterns On The lake – ‘Spook The Herd’ (Bella Union)

Lee Ranaldo and Raül Refree – Names Of North End Women’ (Mute)

Moses Sumney – ‘GRÆ Part One’ (Jagjaguwar Records)

Ozzy Osbourne – ‘Ordinary Man’ (Sony)

Pictish Trail – ‘Thumb World’ (Fire Records)

Rebecca Foon – ‘Waxing Moon’ (Constellation)

Sarah Harmer – ‘Are You Gone’ (Arts & Crafts Productions Inc.)

Sightless Pit – ‘Grave of a Dog’ (Thrill Jockey)

Six Organs Of Admittance – ‘Companion Rises’ (Drag City)

Wilsen – ‘Ruiner’ (Dalliance)

Wrekmeister Harmonies – ‘We Love to Look at the Carnage’ (Thrill Jockey)

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This Week’s New Releases: P!nk, The Cranberries And Craig Finn

This week is bonkers busy! P!nk has dropped album #8, the Hold Steady frontman Craig Finn has released another solo LP, and the Cranberries have shared their eighth and final album. It features vocals by the band’s late singer Dolores O’Riordan, who laid down demos prior to her death in January 2018.

There’s LOADS more to get your listening gear around below if none of that piques your interest.

Alan Parsons – ‘The Secret’ (Frontiers)

Aldous Harding – ‘Designer’ (4AD)

Amon Tobin – ‘Fear In A Handful of Dust’ (Nomark)

BAILEN – ‘Thrilled To Be Here’ (Concord Records)

Bear’s Den – ‘So That You Might Hear Me’ (Communion Records)

Billie Marten – ‘Feeding Seahorses By Hand’ (RCA)

Catfish and the Bottlemen – ‘The Balance’ (Island)

Claude Fontaine – ‘Claude Fontaine’ (Innovative Leisure)

Craig Finn – ‘I Need A New War’ (Partisan)

The Cranberries – ‘In The End’ (BMG)

The Damned Things – ‘High Crimes’ (Nuclear Blast)

Danko Jones – ‘A Rock Supreme’ (M-Theory Audio)

Foxygen – ‘Seeing Other People’ (Jagjaguwar)

George Benson – ‘Walking To New Orleans’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Guided by Voices – ‘Warp And Woof’ (Guided By Voices)

Hembree – ‘House On Fire’ (Oread Records/Thirty Tigers)

Hillsong United – ‘People’ (Hillsong via Absolute)

J.J. Cale – ‘Stay Around’ (Because Music)

Jackie Mendoza – ‘LuvHz’ EP (Luminelle Recordings)

Jess Gillam – ‘Rise’ (Decca)

Josh Ritter – ‘Fever Breaks’ (Pytheas/Thirty Tigers)

Kevin Morby – ‘Oh My God’ (Dead Oceans)

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – ‘Fishing for Fishies’ (Flightless)

Lamb – ‘The Secret Of Letting Go’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Leo Sayer – ‘Selfie’ (Edsel)

Local Natives – ‘Violet Street’ (Concord Records)

Marina – ‘Love + Fear’ (Atlantic)

Marissa Nadler and Stephen Brodsky – ‘Droneflower’ (Sacred Bones Records)

The Mountain Goats – ‘In League With Dragons’ (Merge)

Nick Murphy – ‘Run Fast Sleep Naked’ (Future Classic)

P!nk – ‘Hurts 2B Human’ (RCA)

PAWS – ‘Your Church On My Bonfire’ (Ernest Jenning Record Co.)

Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres – ‘Peter Doherty & The Puta Madres’ (Strap Originals)

Reptaliens – ‘Valis’ (Captured Tracks)

Rob Thomas – ‘Chip Tooth Smile’ (Atlantic)

Rodrigo Y Gabriela – ‘Mettavolution’ (Rubyworks/BMG)

SOAK – ‘Grim Town’ (Rough Trade)

Sunn O))) – ‘Life Metal’ (Southern Lord)

Various Artists – ‘For The Throne (HBO Game Of Thrones)’ (Columbia)

The Weavers – ‘Travelling On With The Weavers’ (Greyscale via Nova)

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This Week’s New Releases: Jack White, Sunflower Bean And The Messthetics

There are a few tasty nuggets for you this week. Jack White has followed up 2014’s ‘Lazaretto’, Sunflower Bean have dropped their sophomore LP and the self-titled debut LP from the Messthetics, which is made up of Fugazi bassist Joe Lally and drummer Brendan Canty alongside guitarist Anthony Pirog, has arrived!

Not enough for ya? Head below for some more.

Blessthefall – ‘Hard Feelings’ (Rise Records)

Bonny Doon – ‘Longwave’ (Woodsist)

Cavern of Anti-Matter – ‘Hormone Lemonade’ (Duophonic Uhf)

Chloe x Halle – ‘The Kids Are Alright’ (Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia)

Demob Happy – ‘Holy Doom’ (So/Silva Screen)

Diplo – ‘California’ EP (Mad Decent)

Don McLean – ‘Botanical Gardens’ (BMG)

Erika Wennerstrom – ‘Sweet Unknown’ (Partisan Records)

George Ezra – ‘Staying At Tamara’s’ (Columbia)

Guided by Voices – ‘Space Gun’ (Guided By Voices)

Jack White – ‘Boarding House Reach’ (XL Recordings)

The Kris Barras Band – ‘The Divine and Dirty’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Jordan Davis – ‘Home State’ (Wrasse Records)

Lissie – ‘Castles’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Mark Pritchard – ‘The Four Worlds’ (Warp)

The Messthetics – ‘The Messthetics’ (Dischord)

Neil Young + Promise of the Real – ‘Paradox (Original Music from the Film)’ (Reprise)

Preoccupations – ‘New Material’ (Jagjaguwar)

Rick Parfitt – ‘Over And Out’ (earMUSIC)

Sunflower Bean – ‘Twentytwo In Blue’ (Lucky Number)

The Sword – ‘Used Future’ (Razor & Tie)

Toni Braxton – ‘Sex & Cigarettes’ (Def Jam/Virgin EMI)

Yamantaka//Sonic Titan – ‘Dirt’ (Paper Bag Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Father John Misty, Diet Cig And Blaenavon

There is a buttload of new releases hitting the shelves this week. Father John Misty is finally following up 2015’s ‘I Love You, Honeybear’ and Diet Cig are putting out their debut album, as are Hampshire trio Blaenavon.

If none of those float your boat then make sure to check out some of the other records out this week which we’ve listed below.

Andrew Combs – ‘Canyons Of My Mind’ (Loose)

Arca – ‘Arca’ (XL Recordings)

The Big Moon – ‘Love In The 4th Dimension’ (Fiction Records)

Blaenavon – ‘That’s Your Lot’ (Transgressive)

The Chainsmokers – ‘Memories…Do Not Open’ (Disruptor Records/Columbia)

Clark – ‘Death Peak’ (Warp)

Cold War Kids – ‘L.A. Divine’ (Virgin EMI)

Deep Purple – ‘InFinite’ (earMUSIC)

Diet Cig – ‘Swear I’m Good At This’ (Frenchkiss Records)

Falling in Reverse – ‘Coming Home’ (Epitaph)

Father John Misty – ‘Pure Comedy’ (Bella Union)

The Flatliners – ‘Inviting Light’ (Rise Records)

Future Islands – ‘The Far Field’ (4AD)

Guided by Voices – ‘August By Cake’ (GBV Inc)

Happyness – ‘Write In’ (Moshi Moshi)

Harry Pane – ‘The Wild Winds’ EP

Joey Bada$$ – ‘ALL-AMERIKKKAN BADA$$’ (Cinematic Music Group/Pro Era)

Karen Elson – ‘Double Roses’ (HOT Records Limited)

K.Flay – ‘Every Where Is Some Where’ (Night Street/Interscope Records)

Michelle Branch – ‘Hopeless Romantic’ (Verve)

The New Pornographers – ‘Whiteout Conditions’ (Caroline/Collected Works)

Plaitum – ‘Constraint’ (Wolf Tone)

San Fermin – ‘Belong’ (Downtown/Interscope)

Timber Timbre – ‘Sincerely, Future Pollution’ (City Slang)

White Reaper – ‘The World’s Best American Band’ (Polyvinyl)

The Wooden Sky – ‘Swimming In Strange Waters’ (Nevado Music)

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