This Week’s New Releases: Ed Sheeran, Tori Amos And Mastodon

This week sees some big hitters sharing new music. Ed Sheeran has followed up 2017’s ‘÷’, Tori Amos has put out her sixteenth studio album, and Mastodon have released ‘Hushed And Grim’, marking their first double album and their first full-length since their 2017 Grammy Award-winning LP ‘Emperor Of Sand’.

In the mood for something else? Head below.

Azure Ryder – ‘Ladder To The Moon’ (Island)

Bad Wolves – ‘Dear Monsters’ (Better Noise)

Billy Bragg – ‘The Million Things That Never Happened’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Black Pumas – ‘Capitol cuts’ (ATO)

Chvrches – ‘Screen Violence: Director’s Cut’ (Virgin/EMI)

Ed Sheeran – ‘=’ (Asylum/Atlantic)

Geese – ‘Projector’ (Partisan)

Jerry Cantrell – ‘Brighten’ (Jerry Cantrell)

Joe Bonamassa – ‘Time Clocks’ (J&R Adventures)

Johnny Cash – ‘Bears Sonic Journals:Live at the Carousel Ballroom’ (SONY)

Joni Mitchell – ‘Archives Vol 2: The Reprise Years’ (Rhino)

Marissa Nadler – ‘The Path Of Clouds’ (Sacred Bones)

Mastodon – ‘Hushed and Grim’ (Reprise)

Maya Jane Coles – ‘Night Creature’ (I/AM/ME)

Megan Thee Stallion – ‘Something For Thee Hotties’ (Certified Ent. LLC/300 Entertainment)

Mick Jenkins – ‘Elephant In The Room’ (Free Nation/Cinematic Music Group)

Richard Ashcroft – ‘Acoustic Hymns vol 1’ (BMG)

Sam Evian – ‘Time To Melt’ (Fat Possum)

The The – ‘Comeback Special’ (EarMusic)

Tori Amos – ‘Ocean To Ocean’ (Decca)

The War On Drugs – ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ (Atlantic)

Whitesnake – ‘Restless Heart 25th Anniversary’ (Rhino)

 

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This Week’s New Releases: Self Esteem, Lana Del Rey And Elton John

This week is chock full of amazing new music. Self Esteem has put out her highly anticipated second album, Lana Del Rey has released her second record of the year, and Elton John has dropped his guest-heavy lockdown LP. Dive in below.

Angel Dust – ‘YAK: A Collection Of Truck Songs’ (Roadrunner)

Biffy Clyro – ‘The Myth Of Happily Ever After’ (14th Floor)

Brett Young – ‘The Christmas Classics’ (Big Machine)

Clinic – ‘Fantasy Island’ (Domino)

Dave Hause – ‘Blood Harmony’ (Soundly)

Death Blooms – ‘Life Is Pain’ (Adventure Cat)

Don Broco – ‘Amazing Things’ (Sharptone)

Dream Theater – ‘A View From The Top Of The World’ (InsideOut)

Duran Duran – ‘Future Past’ (BMG)

Elton John – ‘Lockdown Sessions’ (EMI)

Every Time I Die – ‘Radical’ (Epitaph)

Jarvis Cocker – ‘Chansons D’ennui Tip-Top’ (ABKCO)

JPEGMAFIA – ‘LP!’ (EQT/Republic)

Johnny Cash – ‘Bears Sonic Journals: Live At The Carousel Ballroom’  (Sony)

Joni Mitchell – ‘Archives Vol 2, The Reprise Years’ (Rhino)

Keg – ‘Assembly’ (BMG)

Lana Del Rey – ‘Blue Banisters’ (Polydor)

Mimi Webb – ‘Seven Shades Of Heartbreak’ (Epic/Sony)

My Morning Jacket – ‘My Morning Jacket’ (ATO)

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds – ‘B-Sides & Rarities Part II’ (Mute)

Parquet Courts – ‘Sympathy For Life’ (Rough Trade)

Polo – ‘A Place Between States’ (Polo)

The Pineapple Thief – ‘Nothing But The Truth’ (Kscope)

Quantic and Nidia Gongora – ‘Almas Conectadas’ (Thru Thoughts)

Self Esteem – ‘Prioritize Pleasure’ (Universal)

Skinny Lister – ‘A Matter Of Life & Love’ (Xtra Mile Recordings)

Sonny Fodera – ‘Wide Awake’ (Solotoko)

The Surfing Magazines – ‘Badgers Of Wymeswold’ (Moshi Moshi)

The The – ‘Comeback Special’ (earMusic)

Tom Lumley and the Brave Liaison – ‘Everythings Affected’ (Fort)

The War On Drugs – ‘I Don’t Live Here Anymore’ (Atlantic)

WET – ‘Letter Blue’ (Other Exotica/30SF)

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On This Day In Music: Happy Birthday Joni Mitchell, Lorde, Tinie Tempah and Neil Hannon!

On November 7, 1943 Canadian singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell was born. She shares her birthday with Lorde, Tinie Tempah, Neil Hannon of Divine Comedy and Texas vocalist Sharleen Spiteri. Happy birthday all!

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