This Week’s New Releases: Foals, Jimmy Eat World And Battles

Things are not slowing down this week. Foals have released their second album of the year, Jimmy Eat World have put out their tenth LP, and Battles are back with their first full-length in four years.

Head below for the rest of today’s new releases, including Refused, Alter Bridge, Kash Doll, Rob Halford, Common Holly, and loads more.

A Killer’s Confession – ‘The Indifference Of Good Men’ (Wake Up! Music Group)

Alter Bridge – ‘Walk The Sky’ (Napalm)

Ariel View – ‘Until My Lungs Are Cleared’ (Epitaph)

Battles – ‘Juice B Crypts’ (Warp)

Carla dal Forno – ‘Look Up Sharp’ (Kallista)

Clipping. – ‘There Existed An Addiction To Blood’ (Sub Pop)

Common Holly – ‘When I Say To You Black Lightning’ (Dalliance Recordings)

Dead Soft – ‘Big Blue’ (Arts & Crafts)

Deux Furieuses – ‘My War Is Your War’ (Xtra Mile)

Foals – ‘Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost – Part 2’ (Warner)

Foxes In Fiction – ‘Trillium Killer’ (Orchid Tapes)

Garcia Peoples – ‘One Step Behind’ (Beyond Beyond Is Beyond)

Gucci Mane – ‘Woptober II’ (Guwop Enterprises/Atlantic)

Homebody Sandman – ‘Dusty’ (Mello Music Group)

Hovvdy – ‘Heavy Lifter’ (Specialist Subject Records)

Jacques Greene – ‘Dawn Chorus’ (LuckyMe)

James Arthur – ‘You’ (Columbia)

Jim James, Teddy Abrams, Louisville Orchestra – ‘Order Of Nature’ (Decca Gold)

Jimmy Eat World – ‘Surviving’ (RCA)

Kash Doll – ‘Stacked’ (Republic Records)

The Magpie Salute – ‘High Water II’ (Eagle Records)

Mark Lanegan Band – ‘Somebody’s Knocking’ (Heavenly)

The Milk Carton Kids – ‘The Only Ones’ (Milk Carton Records)

Patrick Cowley – ‘Mechanical Fantasy Box’ (Dark Entries)

Patrick Watson – ‘Wave’ (Domino)

Refused – ‘War Music’ (Spinefarm)

Rob Halford – ‘Celestial’ (Sony Music)

Sorry Girls – ‘Deborah’ (Arbutus Records)

Sufjan Stevens and Timo Andres – ‘The Decalogue’ (Asthmatic Kitty)

Tourist – ‘Wild’ (Monday Records)

Vagabon – ‘Vagabon’ (Nonesuch)

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On This Day In Music: Happy Birthday To Jimmy Eat World’s Jim Adkins!

On November 10, 1975 Jimmy Eat World frontman Jim Adkins was born. Happy birthday Jim!

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On This Day In Music: Happy Birthday To Jimmy Eat World’s Jim Adkins!

On November 10, 1975 Jimmy Eat World frontman Jim Adkins was born. Happy birthday Jim!

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This Week’s New Releases: Lady Gaga, Leonard Cohen And American Football

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This week thare are some huge names releasing new material. Lady Gaga has followed up her 2014 collaborative album with Tony Bennett, ‘Cheek To Cheek’, and 2013’s ‘Artpop’, Leonard Cohen has put out his fourteenth studio LP and American Football have released their first album in 17 years.

If none of that is your cup of tea then make sure you check out the rest of our pick of this week’s new releases below.

American Football – ‘American Football’ (Wichita/PIAS)

Crocodiles – ‘Dreamless’ (Zoo Music)

David Crosby – ‘Lighthouse’ (Decca)

Hooton Tennis Club – ‘Big Box Of Chocolates’ (Heavenly)

Jimmy Eat World – ‘Integrity Blues’ (RCA)

John K. Samson – ‘Winter Wheat’ (Anti-)

Korn – ‘The Serenity Of Suffering’ (Roadrunner Records)

Lady Gaga – ‘Joanne’ (Polydor)

Leonard Cohen – ‘You Want It Darker’ (Sony)

Melanie C – ‘Version Of Me’ (Red Girl)

NxWorries – ‘Yes Lawd!’ (Stones Throw)

Savoy Motel – ‘Savoy Motel’ (What’s Your Rupture)

Syd Arthur – ‘Apricity’ (Caroline)

Tanya Tagaq – ‘Retribution’ (Six Shooter Records)

Pretenders – ‘Alone’ (BMG)

The Pretty Reckless – ‘Who You Selling For’ (Virgin EMI)

The Radio Dept. – ‘Running Out Of Love’ (Labrador AB)

Spirit Club – ‘Slouch’ (Ghost Ramp)

Various Artists – ‘Lazarus: Original Cast Recording: Lazarus The Musical’ (Columbia)

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Bon Iver Bound To The Top Of Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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We’re a bit tardy with your latest instalment of the Hot Ticket Chart, but you can now check out the rankings from September 12 to 18 below.

Bon Iver have bumped comeback kings Green Day off the #1 spot and down to #8. Meanwhile, we’ve got Korn and Limp Bizkit in second place, with Shawn MendesJustin Bieber and Yusuf Cat Stevens making up the rest of the top five.

Elton John is back in the top 10, followed by Olly Murs, who has dropped five places since the last chart. We also welcome newcomers Tory Lanez and The Pretty Reckless, who have entered at #10 and #18, respectively.

Over the next week we’ve got some huge names with shows on sale, including KraftwerkIron MaidenTwo Door Cinema ClubBlossoms and Jimmy Eat World. Come back and see us soon to find out if any of them beat Bon Iver to the top of the chart.

1. Bon Iver
2. Korn (co-headline with Limp Bizkit)
3. Shawn Mendes
4. Justin Bieber
5. Yusuf Cat Stevens
6. Elton John
7. Olly Murs
8. Green Day
9. Red Hot Chili Peppers
10. Tory Lanez
11. Frankie Valli
12. David Gilmour
13. Jess Glynne
14. Catfish and the Bottlemen
15. Marvel Universe Live
16. Jamie T
17. Billy Connolly
18. The Pretty Reckless
19. The 1975
20. Twenty One Pilots

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

1. Iron Maiden

2. Kraftwerk

3. Two Door Cinema Club

4. Blossoms

5. Jimmy Eat World

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Green Day Top Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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So, Green Day have managed it, they’ve knocked festival favourites Biffy Clyro off the top spot and down to #6.  Completing the rest of the top five we have Olly MursFrankie ValliJustin Bieber and Red Hot Chili Peppers.

This week we welcome some new names to the chart, including Lucy SpragganThe Next StepJimmy Eat WorldMarvel Universe LiveShawn Mendes and Christine and the Queens, among others. The new blood has meant we’ve had to say goodbye to some acts, but we’ve still got some familiar faces who are holding firm in the top 20,  such as The CureCatfish and the BottlemenTwenty One Pilots and Dave Chappelle.

We’ve had a big re-jig this week, so it’s anyone’s guess as to what next week’s chart will look like, especially considering there are tickets going on sale for Elton JohnKorn (co-headline with Limp Bizkit), Bon IverThe Pretty Reckless and Taking Back Sunday.  Check back in with us to see if any of them manage to steal the #1 spot from the punk trio.

1. Green Day
2. Olly Murs
3. Frankie Valli
4. Justin Bieber
5. Red Hot Chili Peppers
6. Biffy Clyro
7. Lucy Spraggan
8. Twenty One Pilots
9. The Next Step
10. The Cure
11. Jimmy Eat World
12. The Courteeners
13. Marvel Universe Live
14. Dave Chappelle
15. Billy Joel
16. Shawn Mendes
17. David Gilmour
18. Catfish and the Bottlemen
19. Christine and the Queens
20. Status Quo

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

1. Elton John

2. Korn (co-headline with Limp Bizkit)

3. Bon Iver

4. The Pretty Reckless

5. Taking Back Sunday

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Green Day, Jimmy Eat World, Olly Murs And Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons

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GREEN DAY

Green Day will bring their Revolution Radio tour to arenas in Leeds, Manchester and London during February 2017, following up the release of their album of the same name on October 7. The Interrupters provide support, while tickets are on sale at 9am on September 9, prices start at £39.50 plus fees.

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JIMMY EAT WORLD

Jimmy Eat World have confirmed shows in Southampton, London, Dublin, Belfast, Glasgow, Manchester, Bristol and Birmingham in November, as part of their Integrity Blues tour, supporting the release of their album of the same. The band played London’s Bush Hall last night and call at Islington Assembly Hall tonight. Tickets for the tour dates are on sale at 10am on September 9, priced £22.50/£25.00 plus fees.

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OLLY MURS

Olly Murs will hit UK arenas in spring 2017, in support of his new album, ’24 Hours’, which is out on November 11. Stops include Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Sheffield, Nottingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Cardiff, Birmingham, Bournemouth, London – for two nights – Dublin and Belfast between March 3 and April 5, with tickets on sale at at 9.30am on September 9, except Dublin and Belfast which go on sale at 9am, priced £29.50/£39.50 plus fees.

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FRANKIE VALLI AND THE FOUR SEASONS

Prior to their headline performance at BBC Proms in the Park at London’s Hyde Park tomorrow, the legendary group have announced shows at Birmingham’s Genting Arena, Bournemouth’s BIC, London’s O2 Arena, Edinburgh’s Playhouse, the First Direct Arena in Leeds and Manchester Arena between April 20 and 27. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on September 9, priced between £35.00 and £46.50 plus fees.

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Check out Stereoboard’s event pages for a full list of latest of announcements.

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Top Tours This Week!!

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Green Day

Green Day will support their new album, ‘Revolution Radio’, out on October 7, with UK arena shows in Leeds, Manchester and London during February 2017. The Interrupters provide support.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on September 9, pricest start at £39.50 plus fees.


Jimmy Eat World

Jimmy Eat World will bring their Integrity Blues tour to Southampton, London, Dublin, Belfast, Glasgow, Manchester, Bristol and Birmingham in November, following the release of their album of the same name on October 21. The band also play shows at London’s Bush Hall and Islington Assembly Hall this week.
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Tickets are on sale at 10am on September 9, priced £22.50/£25.00 plus fees.


Fun Lovin’ Criminals

Fun Lovin’ Criminals will return in early February for shows in Dublin, Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Sheffield, Bristol, Southampton, Lincoln, Cambridge, Leamington Spa, London and Nottingham, winding up with a date at Manchester’s Albert Hall on March 4.
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Tickets are on sale now, priced from £24.00/£28.00 plus fees


Tom Chaplin

The Keane frontman will accompany the release of his debut solo album, ‘The Wave’, out on October 14, with shows in Brighton, Bristol, Nottingham, Leeds, Manchester, Glasgow, Birmingham and London.
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Tickets are on sale now, priced from £25.00, plus fees.


Cage The Elephant

Cage The Elephant, who put out ‘Tell Me I’m Pretty’ last winter, will head to Dublin, Glasgow, Manchester and London between January 16 and 20.
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Tickets are on sale at 10am on September 9, prices between £18.50/£24.00 plus fees.


Olly Murs

Olly Murs, who will release ’24 Hours’ on November 11, will perform at arenas in Glasgow, Newcastle, Leeds, Sheffield, Nottingham, Liverpool, Manchester, Cardiff, Birmingham, Bournemouth, London – for two nights – Dublin and Belfast between March 3 and April 5.
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Tickets go on sale at 9.30am on September 9, except for Dublin and Belfast which will go on sale at 9.00am on the same day, priced £29.50/£39.50 plus fees.


Also announced this week, so far

Kate Nash, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Kevin Devine, Yashin, Eddi Reader, Rob Lynch, Area 11, Ben Haenow, Lucy Spraggan, DJ Yoda, Bill Ryder-Jones, The Blue Aeroplanes, Shvpes, Press To Meco, Last In Line, Glorious, Andy C, British Lion, Recreations, Parkway Drive, 80’s Invasion Tour, Fort Hope, Plastic Mermaids, October Drift, Chris Ramsey, Local Natives, Skids, Danny Brown, Fucked Up, Weirds, Procol Harum, Jacob Whitesides, Laurel, Northcote and many more!

For more information and to find your tickets visit: http://www.stereoboard.com/ticket-news

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Top Tours This Week!!

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Kaiser Chiefs

Kaiser Chiefs return to the road next spring in support of their upcoming new album, ‘Stay Together’, out on October 7, with shows planned at LLandudno’s Venue Cymru Arena, Bournemouth International Centre, Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena, Plymouth Pavilions, Brighton Centre, London’s O2 Arena, Manchester Arena and the First Direct Arena in Leeds between February 22 and March 4.
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Tickets are on general sale at 9am on August 26, priced from £19.50/£29.50 plus fees.


Bullet For My Valentine

Bullet For My Valentine play their debut album, ‘The Poison’, in full, at new shows in Bournemouth, Sheffield, Inverness, Birmingham and London and their second Manchester show. Other stops on the trek include Newport, Newcastle and Glasgow.
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Tickets are on sale now, priced at £30.00/£31.00 plus fees.


You Me At Six

You Me At Six return to the live stage this October with shows planned in Bristol, Folkestone, Swansea, Belfast, Dublin, Nottingham, Oxford, Cambridge, Inverness, Leeds, Liverpool, Sheffield Middlesbrough, Southampton and London. The band are touring in support of their upcoming new album, ‘Night People’.
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Tickets are on sale now, priced at £25.00/£28.50 plus fees.


Lower Than Atlantis

The alt-rockers, who play Reading and Leeds this weekend, will call at the O2 Academy Brixton in London following stops in Norwich, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Newcastle, Glasgow and Cardiff in March 2017.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on September 2, priced at £16.00/£19.00 plus fees.


State Champs

State Champs, who warm up for their Reading and Leeds appearances at London’s Underworld tonight, will call in Southampton, Bristol, Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow, Leeds and Birmingham, before winding up the trek at the O2 Forum in London on March 18.
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Tickets are on sale now, priced at £14.00/£17.00 plus fees.


American Football

American Football will support their upcoming self-titled sophomore album, their first record in 17 years, out on October 21, with a one off show at London’s O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on February 11, 2017.
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Tickets are on sale at 10am on August 26, priced at £26.00 plus fees.


Jimmy Eat World

Having shared their new track, Get Right, earlier this week, Jimmy Eat World will play London’s Bush Hall and the Islington Assembly Hall on September 7 and 8.
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Tickets are on general sale at 9am on September 2, priced at £27.50 plus fees, while early access to tickets is available with pre-orders of the band’s new LP.


Also announced this week, so far

Public Access TV, The Handsome Family, Primal Scream, Arkells, Only Shadows, MassMatiks, The Neal Morse Band, Lewis Del Mar, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Ricy Martin, Pumarosa, Fisherman’s Friends, Get Inuit, The Alchemy, Moon Hooch, Bry, Kill II This, Billy Ocean, Tellison, James Cherry, Have You Ever Seen The Jane Fonda Aerobic VHS?, RavenEye, Martin Stephenson and the Daintees, Roots Manuva, Barns Courtney, Catholic Action and many more!

For more information and to find your tickets visit: http://www.stereoboard.com/ticket-news

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On This Day In Music: Happy Birthday To Jimmy Eat World’s Jim Adkins!

On November 10, 1975 Jim Adkins, Jimmy Eat World frontman and solo artist, was born. Happy birthday Jim!

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