This Week’s New Releases: Black Sabbath, Dizzee Rascal and Metz

This week is mostly dominated by established acts. Black Sabbath are celebrating the 50 year anniversary of their second album ‘Paranoid’ with a super deluxe reissue, while Metz have put out their fourth full-length studio effort and Dizzee Rascal is back with his seventh, the follow-up to 2017’s ‘Raskit’.

Head below for some more of this week’s new releases, including a 20th anniversary edition of Linkin Park’s debut album, ‘Hybrid Theory’, and a new record from Venom Prison.

Black Sabbath – ‘Paranoid: 50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition’ (Sanctuary/BMG)

Blue Öyster Cult – ‘The Symbol Remains’ (Frontiers Records)

Brothers Osborne – ‘Skeletons’ (Snakefarm Records)

The Budos Band – ‘Long In The Tooth’ (Daptone Records)

D-Block Europe – ‘The Blueprint – Us Vs. Them’ (D-Block Europe)

Dizzee Rascal – ‘E3 AF’ (Island/Dirtee Stank)

Drew Citron – ‘Free Now’ (Park The Van)

Emmy The Great – ‘April’ (Bella Union)

Future Islands – ‘As Long As You Are’ (4AD)

Garcia Peoples – ‘Nightcap at Wits’ End’ (Beyond Beyond Is Beyond)

Headie One – ‘EDNA’ (Relentless Records/Sony)

Mary Lattimore – ‘Silver Ladders’ (Ghostly International)

Metz – ‘Atlas Vending’ (Sub Pop)

Linkin Park – ‘Hybrid Theory: 20th Anniversary Edition’ (Warner)

Slow Pulp – ‘Moveys’ (Winspear)

Touché Amoré – ‘Lament’ (Epitaph)

Travis – ’10 Songs’ (BMG)

Venom Prison – ‘Primeval’ (Prosthetic Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Eminem, N.E.R.D And Charli XCX

There’s 10 more sleeps until Christmas, but for many it’s come early as we’ve been treated to a new Eminem album, his first since ‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2’ in 2013. There’s also a new mixtape from Charli XCX with a rather impressive guestlist and N.E.R.D have followed up 2010’s ‘Nothing’.

If none of that tickles your fancy then head below for the rest of the week’s releases.

Asking Alexandria – ‘Asking Alexandria’ (Sumerian)

Boosie BadAzz – ‘BooPac’ (Atlantic)

Brockhampton – ‘Saturation III’ (Question Everything Inc/Empire)

Charli XCX – ‘Pop 2’ (mixtape) (Atlantic)

Eminem – ‘Revival’ (Polydor)

G-Eazy – ‘The Beautiful & Damned’ (RCA)

The Go Ahead – ‘In Harms Way’ (EP) (The Go Ahead)

Jeezy – ‘Pressure’ (Universal)

John Williams – ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ (OST) (Walt Disney Records)

Lala Hathaway -‘Honestly’ (Caroline)

Lemuria – ‘Recreational Hate’ (Turbo Worldwide)

Linkin Park – ‘One More Light – Live’ (Warner Bros)

N.E.R.D – ‘No-One Ever Really Dies’ (Columbia)

Reggie’N’Bollie – ‘Uncommon Problems’ (F.R.O.D)

Sir Rosevelt – ‘Sir Rosevelt’ (Elektra Records)

Temples – ‘Toe Rag Session’ (EP) (Heavenly Recordings)

Various Artists – ‘Bright: The Album’ (Atlantic)

Various Artists – ‘The Shape Of Water’ (OST)(Decca (UMO) Classics)

**Things are a bit quiet in terms of releases over the next few weeks so we’ll see you in the new year. Have a good Christmas everyone!**

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Queen + Adam Lambert Top Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart For April

Queen + Adam Lambert have knocked Metallica off the top spot and are now at #1 on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart for April. Coming in at #2 is Bruno Mars, who will take his 24K Magic tour to Australia and New Zealand in 2018, while making up the rest of the top 10 are Migos & Lil Yachty, BananaramaWill Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff (Livewire Festival)ParamoreWireless FestivalEd SheeranChris Rea and Paul Weller.

At the bottom of this month’s chart we have Giggs, who last month completed his spring Landlord tour, The Next Step, which will see the live accompaniment to the CBBC TV show take in dates across the UK and Ireland, Bob Dylan, who will tour North America this summer, Steps, who hit the road in November and December for the Party On The Dancefloor arena tour, and Tori Amos, who will return to the UK and Europe this autumn for the Native Invader tour.

Check back in with us next month to see if the below are able to keep hold of their top 40 positions or if we’ll be welcoming some new names to the chart.

1. Queen + Adam Lambert
2. Bruno Mars
3. Migos & Lil Yachty
4. Bananarama
5. Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff (Livewire Festival)
6. Paramore
7. Wireless Festival
8. Ed Sheeran
9. Chris Rea
10. Paul Weller
11. Celine Dion
12. Linkin Park
13. Iron Maiden
14. Stormzy
15. George Ezra
16. Little Mix
17. Micky Flanagan
18. Royal Blood
19. J Hus
20. Depeche Mode
21. Take That
22. James Arthur
23. Guns N’Roses
24. Lovebox
25. The Kooks
26. Good Mourning Mrs Brown
27. Tom Jones
28. U2
29. Michael Ball and Alfie Boe
30. Wet Wet Wet
31. Kasabian
32. UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey
33. Coldplay
34. Popcaan
35. Olly Murs
36. Giggs
37. The Next Step
38. Bob Dylan
39. Steps
40. Tori Amos

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 40?

1. Liam Gallagher

2. Enter Shikari

3. Stone Sour

4. Hurts

5. Tigers Jaw

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This Week’s New Releases: Snoop Dogg, Linkin Park And The Mountain Goats

This week you really are spoilt for choice. Snoop Dogg has followed up last year’s ‘Coolaid’, Linkin Park are back with ‘One More Light’, which features appearances by Pusha T, Stormzy and Kiiara, and The Mountain Goats have released ‘Goths’, the follow up to 2015’s ‘Beat The Champ’.

None of that tickle your fancy? There’s plenty more to check out below!

!!! (Chk Chk Chk) – ‘Shake the Shudder’ (Warp)

Aldous Harding – ‘Party’ (4AD)

(Sandy) Alex G – ‘Rocket’ (Domino)

Biters – ‘The Future Ain’t What It Used To Be’ (Earache Records)

DragonForce – ‘Reaching Into Infinity’ (EarMUSIC via Absolute)

Erasure – ‘World Be Gone’ (Mute)

Faith Evans and The Notorious B.I.G – ‘The King & I’ (Rhino)

Jane Weaver – ‘Modern Kosmology’ (Fire Records)

The Kooks – ‘The Best Of…So Far’ (Virgin EMI)

Land of Talk – ‘Life After Youth’ (Saddle Creek)

Linkin Park – ‘One More Light’ (Warner Bros)

MisterWives – ‘Connect The Dots’ (Republic/Virgin)

The Mountain Goats – ‘Goths’ (Merge)

Papa Roach – ‘Crooked Teeth’ (Eleven Seven)

Pokey LaFarge – ‘Manic Revelations’ (Decca)

Pumarosa – ‘The Witch’ (Fiction)

Snoop Dogg – ‘Neva Left’ (Doggystyle Records/Empire)

Thomas Wynn & The Believers – ‘Wade Waist Deep’ (Provogue/Mascot)

Wavves – ‘You’re Welcome’ (Ghost Ramp)

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Tour Of The Week: Linkin Park

Linkin Park will return to the UK this summer. Linkin Park tickets are on sale now, priced £42.50/£52.50 plus fees.

The band will call at London’s O2 Forum, Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena and Manchester Arena on July 3, 6 and 7 respectively, following up the release of ‘One More Light’, which is set to arrive on May 19.

Linkin Park Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Mon July 03 2017 – LONDON O2
Thu July 06 2017 – BIRMINGHAM Barclaycard Arena
Fri July 07 2017 – MANCHESTER Arena

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Linkin Park, James Arthur, Loyle Carner, Regina Spektor, Elaine Paige And A-Ha

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Linkin Park return for summer shows at London’s O2 Forum, Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena and Manchester Arena on July 3, 6 and 7 respectively. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced £42.50/£52.50 plus fees.

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JAMES ARTHUR

James Arthur will be joined by special guest Ella Henderson for arena shows in Leeds, Liverpool, Newcastle, Belfast, Dublin, Cardiff, London, Birmingham, Nottingham, Glasgow and Bournemouth between November 16 and 30. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced between £29.50 and £30.75 plus fees.

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LOYLE CARNER

The south London rapper will be joined by Rebel Kleff in Dublin, Glasgow, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Bristol, London, where they’ll perform at the O2 Academy Brixton, Portsmouth, Norwich, Exeter, Nottingham and Manchester between September 27 and October 12. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced from £17.50/£21.25 plus fees.

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REGINA SPEKTOR

The Russian-born New York-based singer-songwriter will call in Cambridge, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Birmingham, Dublin, Liverpool and London between July 31 and August 9, in support of her latest album, ‘Remember Us To Life. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on April 7, priced from £27.50/£40.00 plus fees.

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ELAINE PAIGE

Elaine Paige will perform songs from her career alongside tracks by contemporary songwriters at UK concerts starting in October. Tickets are on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced from £35.00/£39.00/£45.00 plus fees.

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A-HA

A-Ha will play an acoustic show at London’s O2 Arena on Valentine’s Day – February 14. Tickets are on sale general sale at 9am on April 7 priced from £36.75 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!!

Linkin Park

Linkin Park will return to the UK this summer for shows at London’s O2 Forum, Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena and Manchester Arena on July 3, 6 and 7 respectively.
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Tickets are on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced £42.50/£52.50 plus fees.


Paul Weller

Paul Weller will support his 13th studio LP, ‘A Kind Revolution’, with an 11-date arena tour, culminating at London’s O2 Arena, in early 2018.
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Tickets are on sale now, priced £42.50/£45.00 plus fees.


James Arthur

James Arthur will be joined by Ella Henderson for arena shows in Leeds, Liverpool, Newcastle, Belfast, Dublin, Cardiff, London, Birmingham, Nottingham, Glasgow and Bournemouth between November 16 and 30.
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Tickets go on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced between £29.50 and £30.75 plus fees.


The Libertines

The Libertines will be joined by special guests Maxïmo Park and Blackwaters at Newcastle’s Times Square on August 3.
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Tickets on general sale at 10am on April 6, priced £45.00 plus fees.


George Ezra

The singer-songwriter, who put out ‘Wanted on Voyage’ in 2015, will precede a string of summer festival appearances with shows in Belfast, Derry, Dublin, Limerick, Rhyl, Cardiff, Swansea, Barnstaple, Exeter and Bath between May 26 and June 7.
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Tickets go on general sale at 9am on April 6, priced from £19.50 plus fees.


The Drums

The Drums have announced a short October tour of the UK and Ireland, with stops planned in Bristol, Dublin, Manchester, Glasgow and London, where they’ll play the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire.
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Tickets go on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced £16.50/£19.50 plus fees.


Regina Spektor

The Russian-born New York-based singer-songwriter will call in Cambridge, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Birmingham, Dublin, Liverpool and London between July 31 and August 9, following which she will head to Europe.
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Tickets go on general sale at 10am on April 7, priced £27.50/£28.75/£40.00 plus fees.


Everything Everything

The Manchester four-piece will preview music from the forthcoming follow up to 2015’s ‘Get To Heaven’ at Manchester’s Albert Hall on June 20 and London’s Heaven in Charing Cross the following day.
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Tickets are on sale at 9am on April 7, priced £20.00/£22.50 plus fees.


Loyle Carner

Following a run of dates last February, the south London rapper will be joined by Rebel Kleff in Dublin, Glasgow, Liverpool, Leeds, Birmingham, Bristol, London, where they’ll perform at the O2 Academy Brixton, Portsmouth, Norwich, Exeter, Nottingham and Manchester between September 27 and October 12.
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Tickets are on general sale at 9am on April 7, priced from £17.50/£21.25 plus fees.


Frank Carter And The Rattlesnakes

Having only last week closed their spring tour, Carter and band will call in Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, Nottingham, Norwich and London, where they’ll play the O2 Academy Brixton, between December 1 and 8.
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Tickets go on general sale at 10am on April 7, priced between £16.50 and £18.50 plus fees.


A-Ha

A-Ha will play an acoustic show at London’s O2 Arena on Valentine’s Day – February 14.
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Tickets are on sale general sale at 9am on April 7 priced from £36.75 plus fees.


Also announced this week, so far

Mary J. Blige, Celine Dion, Kasabian, Michael Bolton, The Waterboys, Margaret Glaspy, Pixx, Forest Swords, Jon Stevens, Sad13, While She Sleeps, Hazel O’Connor, Kele Okereke, Paul Kelly, Milky Chance, The Veils, Ben Ottewell, The Franklys, Fazerdaze, Little Dragon, Embrace, Nas, Tax The Heat, DJ Shadow, Haunt The Woods, Kite Base, From Sorrow To Serenity, Elaine Paige, Chastity Belt, Remembering Fred, James, The Flaming Lips, Rodrigo Y Gabriela, Turnover, Citizen, Lemuria, Ulrika Spacek, Show Me The Body, Kamikaze Girls, Nervus and more.

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

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Tour Of The Week: Linkin Park

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Linkin Park will return to the UK this winter for shows in London and Manchester. Linkin Park Tickets are on sale now, priced from £43.50 in Manchester and £46.50 in London, plus fees.

The US rockers, who headlined Download Festival with a rendition of their debut album ‘Hybrid Theory’ last month, will hit up Manchester’s Phones 4u Arena on November 22 and the O2 Arena London on November 23 and 24. The band released their sixth album, ‘The Hunting Party’ in June.

Linkin Park Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows:

Sat November 22 2014 – MANCHESTER Phones 4u Arena
Sun November 23 2014 – LONDON O2 Arena
Mon November 24 2014 – LONDON O2 Arena

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Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Linkin Park, DFA 1979, Joe Bonamassa, The Pretty Reckless & Mastodon

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LINKIN PARK

Having headlined the hallowed grounds of rock and metal at Donington’s Download Festival last month, Linkin Park return to the UK for shows in Manchester and London in November. Chester Bennington and co. stop at Manchester’s Phones 4u Arena on November 22 and London’s O2 Arena on November 23 as part of a wider trek across Europe. Of Mice & Men will provide support. In the meantime, check out the band’s sixth album, ‘The Hunting Party’, released in June.

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DEATH FROM ABOVE 1979

Death From Above 1979 have announced three UK shows for the autumn, along with a teaser of their anticipated new album. The duo will hit up London’s Electric Ballroom, Manchester’s Gorilla and Glasgow’s Garage in October, in the meantime, check out Trainwreck 1979, a taste of ‘The Physical World’, due in September.

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JOE BONAMASSA

Guitar maestro Joe Bonamassa has confirmed four nights at London’s Eventim Apollo for spring 2015. Supporting a brand new album, ‘Different Shades of Blue’, released on September 22, Bonamassa will hit the historic venue between March 17 and March 21.

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THE PRETTY RECKLESS

The Pretty Reckless have announced their return to the UK, confirming a string of shows for a November UK tour. Led by Taylor Momsen, the rockers will headline in Nottingham, Leeds, Manchester, Glasgow, Oxford, Bristol, Birmingham and London between November 17 and 26, in support of their second studio effort, ‘Going To Hell’, released back in March.

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MASTODON

Following their set at Sonisphere Knebworth last weekend, the Georgia prog-metallers have announced they will hit the road for an extensive UK and Irish tour this winter. Having hit the Top Ten with their recently released new album, ‘Once More ‘Round The Sun’, Mastodon will support the record with shows in Dublin, Belfast, Southampton, Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow, London, Birmingham, Nottingham and Bristol in November and December.

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