This Week’s New Releases: Andrew W.K., Amyl And The Sniffers And Metallica

This week is bonkers! We’ve got Andrew W.K.’s follow-up to 2018’s ‘You’re Not Alone’, Amyl and the Sniffers’ second LP, and the star-studded, 53-track Metallica tribute album ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ featuring Phoebe Bridgers, Kamasi Washington, Biffy Clyro, St Vincent, Weezer and more.

Fancy something else? There’s loads below, including new music from Manic Street Preachers, Steps, Colleen Green, Foy Vance, J Balvin, Kacey Musgraves and many, many more.

Amyl and the Sniffers – ‘Comfort To Me’ (Rough Trade)

Andrea Bocelli – ‘Concerto: One Night In Central Park’ (Sugar/Decca)

Andrew W.K. – ‘God Is Partying’ (Napalm Records)

Baby Keem – ‘The Melodic Blue’ (Columbia)

The Band CAMINO – ‘The Band CAMINO’ (DBLBLK/Elektra)

Claire Huangci – ‘Back: Toccatas’ (Berlin Classics/Edel Germany)

Client Liaison – ‘Divine Intervention’ (Warner)

Colleen Green – ‘Cool’ (Hardly Art)

Common – ‘A Beautiful Revolution (Pt 2)’ (Loma Vista Recordings/Concord)

Deb Never – ‘Where Have All the Flowers Gone?’ (Moonlanding)

Eric Bibb – ‘Dear America’ (Mascot)

Foy Vance – ‘Signs Of Life’ (Gingerbread Man Records)

Genix – ‘199X’ (Anjunabeats)

Homeshake – ‘Under The Weather’ (SHHOAMKEE/Sinderlyn)

Inglorious – ‘Heroine’ (Frontiers)

J Balvin – ‘JOSE’ (Universal Music Latino/UMG)

Julia Bardo – ‘Bauhaus, L’Appartamento’ (Wichita)

Kacey Musgraves – ‘star-crossed’ (Interscope)

Lissie – ‘Watch Over Me (Early Works 2002-2009)’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Low – ‘Hey What’ (Sub Pop)

Manic Street Preachers – ‘The Ultra Vivid Lament’ (Columbia)

Matthew E. White – ‘K Bay’ (Domino)

Metallica – ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ and ‘Metallica – Expanded Edition/Deluxe Box Set’ (Blackened)

Park Hye Jin – ‘Before I Die’ (Ninja Tune)

Rufus Wainwright – ‘Unfollow the Rules (The Paramour Session) [Live]’ (BMG)

Saint Etienne – ‘I’ve Been Trying To Tell You’ (Heavenly)

Samantha Fish – ‘Faster’ (Rounder (Concord))

Sleigh Bells – ‘Texis’ (Lucky Number)

Slothrust – ‘Parallel Timeline’ (Dangerbird)

Steps – ‘What The Future Holds, Pt.2’ (BMG)

Tony Kaye – ‘End Of Innocence’ (Spirit Of Unicorn Music/Tony Kaye)

The Vaccines – ‘Back In Love City’ (Super Easy/AWAL)

We Were Promised Jetpacks – ‘Enjoy The View’ (Big Scary Monsters)

 

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This Week’s New Releases: Halsey, Chvrches and Turnstile

First things first, an apology is necessary as we didn’t bring you last week’s edition of the blog due to sickness in the Stereoboard camp. But, we’re going to make it up to you of course! Below we’ve got the new releases from August 20, which includes Lorde, Deafheaven, Between The Buried And Me, Jake Bugg and Anderson East, alongside this week’s new records.

Today, Halsey has dropped the highly anticipated Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross-produced follow-up to 2020’s ‘Manic’, and Chvrches have released album number four, while American hardcore punks Turnstile have put out their third.

AUGUST 27

Au/Ra – ‘Soundtrack To an Existential Crisis’ (Loudmouth/Sony)

Baba Ali – ‘Memory Device’ (Memphis Industries)

The Beach Boys – ‘Feel Flows: The Sunflower & Surf’s Up Sessions 1969–1971 (Super Deluxe)’ (Capitol)

Becky Hill – ‘Only Honest On The Weekend’ (EKO/Polydor)

Belly – ‘See You Next Wednesday’ (XO/Roc Nation)

Big Red Machine – ‘How Long Do you Think It’s Gonna Last?’ (Jagjaguwar)

Bobbi Phillie – ‘Barz ‘n’ Cruz Tha (EP)’ (Yezzir)

The Bronx – ‘Bronx VI’ (Cooking Vinyl)

The Bug – ‘Fire’ (Ninja Tune)

Chvrches – ‘Screen Violence’ (EMI)

Dean Friedman – ‘American Lullaby’ (Real Life)

Diane Warren – ‘Diane Warren: The Cave Sessions, Vol. 1’ (BMG)

Goat – ‘Headsoup’ (Rocket)

Halsey – ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’ (Capitol/UMG)

Indigo De Souza – ‘Any Shape You Take’ (Saddle Creek)

Jo O’Meara – ‘With Love’ (Metrophonic)

The Kooks – ‘Inside In/ Inside Out (15th Anniversary Edition)’ (Virgin/UMC)

Maisie Peters – ‘You Signed Up For This’ (Gingerbread Man/ Asylum)

New Order – ‘Be A Rebel Remixed’ (Mute)

Nite Jewel – ‘No Sun’ (Gloriette)

Not3s – ‘3 Th3 Album’ (Sony BMG)

OneRepublic – ‘Human’ (Republic/Island)

SL and Baih Records- ‘Haxixe’ (Baih)

Steve Gunn – ‘Other You’ (Matador)

Takida – ‘Falling From Fame’ (BMG)

Toyah – ‘Posh Pop’ (Demon)

Turnstile – ‘Glow On’ (Roadrunner)

Wizkid – ‘Made In Lagos (Deluxe)’ (Starboy/RCA)

 

AUGUST 20

Anderson East – ‘Maybe We Never Die’ (Elektra/Atlantic)

Angel Olsen – ‘Aisles (EP)’ (Jagjaguwar)

Bakey – ‘Bring It Back (EP)’ (Shall Not Fade Ltd)

Between The Buried and Me – ‘Colors II’ (Sumerian)

Blanco – ‘City Of God’ (Polydor)

Deafheaven – ‘Infinite Granite’ (Sargent House)

Debbie Gibson – ‘The Body Remembers’ (Stargirl)

Eric Clapton – ‘Eric Clapton (Anniversary Deluxe Edition)’ (Polydor)

Fink – ‘IIUII’ (R’Coup’D)

Jake Bugg – ‘Saturday Night, Sunday Morning’ (Sony)

James McMurtry – ‘The Horses and The Houds’ (New West)

Lorde – ‘Solar Power’ (Virgin)

Maggie Rose – ‘Have A Seat’ (Starstruck Records/Soundly Music)

Martha Wainwright – ‘Love Will Be Reborn’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Molly Burman – ‘Fool Me With Flattery (EP)’ ( Prolifica via [PIAS])

Morrisson – ‘Guilty (EP)’ (Since ’93)

Newton Faulkner – ‘Interference (Of Light)’ (Battenberg)

Sam Williams – ‘Glasshouse Children’ (UMG/ Mercury Nashville)

Shaun Ryder – ‘Visits From Future Technology’ (SWRX)

Shaybo – ‘Queen Of The South’ (Black Butter)

Sturgill Simpson – ‘The Ballad Of Dood & Juanita’ (High Top Mountain Records/Thirty Tigers)

Tom Rosenthal – ‘Denis Was A Bird’ (Tinpot)

Trippie Redd – ‘Trip At Night’ (1400 Entertainment, Inc./10K Projects)

Ty Dolla $ign and DVSN – ‘Cheers To The Best Memories’ (OVO Sound)

Villagers – ‘Fever Dreams’ (Domino)

Yousef and Camelphat – ‘One Summer (EP)’ (Knee Deep In Sound)

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This Week’s New Releases: The Killers, Luke Hemmings And Jade Bird

No, Kanye West’s ‘Donda’ still isn’t out, so let’s move on to some new music that is! This week you’ve got a new record from The Killers that features a collaboration with Phoebe Bridgers, the debut solo LP from 5 Seconds Of Summer lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Luke Hemming, and Jade Bird’s follow-up to her 2019 self-titled debut LP.

Not for you? Head below for more new records.

A Certain Ratio – ‘ACR:EPR’ EP (Mute)

Ben Platt – ‘Reverie’ (Atlantic)

Chorusing – ‘Half Mirror’ (Western Vinyl Records)

Damon & Naomi / Michio Kurihara – ‘A Sky Record’ (20/20/20)

Dan and Shay – ‘Good Things’ (Warner)

Devendra Banhart / Noah Georgeson – ‘Refuge’ (Dead Oceans)

EBEN – ‘Dandelions’ EP (Atlantic)

El Michels Affair Meets Liam Bailey – ‘Ekundayo Inversions’ (Big Crown)

Jade Bird – ‘Different Kids Of Light’ (Glassnote via AWAL)

Jennifer Hudson – ‘Respect (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)’ (Epic)

The Killers – ‘Pressure Machine’ (Island)

Luke Hemmings – ‘When Facing The Things We Turn Away From’ (Sony)

Media Jeweler – ‘The Sublime Sculpture of Being Alive’ (Fire Talk)

Quicksand – ‘Distant Populations’ (Epitaph)

Sheryl Crow – ‘Live From The Ryman and More’ (Big Machine)

Slaughter To Prevail – ‘Kostolom’ (Sumerian)

Trash Boat – ‘Don’t You Feel Amazing?’ (Hopeless)

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This Week’s New Releases: Barbra Streisand, Nas And Laura Stevenson

There are some real gems out this week. The legendary vocalist Barbra Streisand has shared a new compilation of previously unreleased tracks, Nas has dropped the highly anticipated follow-up to last year’s ‘King’s Disease’, and Laura Stevenson has followed up 2019’s ‘The Big Freeze’.

And for everyone wondering, Kanye West’s new album ‘Donda’ has still not materialised, despite two listening events in the US.

Head below for more new music.

Ayra Starr – ’19 & Dangerous’ (Mavin Global Holdings)

Barbra Streisand – ‘Release Me 2’ (Sony)

Brian May – ‘Back To The Light (Deluxe)’ (Duck Productions/Universal)

Chris Young – ‘Famous Friends’ (Sony)

Foxing – ‘Draw Down The Moon’ (Hopeless)

Fredo – ‘Independance Day’ (Since 93/RCA)

George Harrison – ‘All Things Must Pass (50th Anniversary – Super Deluxe)’ (Calderstone/Universal)

Grand Collapse – ‘Empty Plinths’ (Grand Collapse)

Khruangbin – ‘Mordechai Remixes’ (Dead Oceans)

Laura Stevenson – ‘Laura Stevenson’ (Don Giovanni Records)

Liars – ‘The Apple Drop’ (Mute)

Nas – ‘King’s Disease II’ (Mass Appeal)

The Umbrellas – ‘The Umbrellas’ (Slumberland Records)

The Wandering Hearts – ‘The Wandering Hearts’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Will Young – ‘Crying On The Bathroom Floor’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Willy Mason – ‘Already Dead’ (Cooking Vinyl)

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This Week’s New Releases: Billie Elish, Bleachers and Prince

It’s the week a lot of people have been waiting for. Billie Eilish has finally dropped her highly anticipated second album, Jack Antonoff’s Bleachers have put out their third LP, and a posthumous Prince album has arrived featuring 11 previously unreleased original tracks— some of which were only ever performed live by the star or featured on webcasts or radio.

Not your cup of tea? Check out more new music below.

Aretha Franklin – ‘ARETHA’ (Atlantic)

Billie Eilish – ‘Happier Than Ever’ (Interscope)

Bleachers – ‘Take The Sadness Out Of Saturday Night’ (RCA)

Blues Traveler – ‘Traveler’s Blues’ (Round Hill)

Creeper – ‘American Noir’ (Roadrunner)

Dot Allison – ‘Heart-Shaped Scars’ (SA Recordings)

Durand Jones and the Indications – ‘Private Space’ (Dead Oceans)

Isaiah Rashad – ‘The House Is Burning’ (Top Dawg/Warner)

Koleżanka – ‘Place Is’ (Bar None)

Leela James – ‘See Me’ (BMG)

Los Lobos – ‘Native Sons’ (New West)

LUMP (Laura Marling and Mike Lindsay) – ‘Animal’ (Chrysalis)

Needtobreathe – ‘Into The Mystery’ (Elektra)

The Overtones – ’10’ (Hurricane)

Prince – ‘Welcome 2 America’ (NPG)

Sam Mehran – ‘Cold Brew’ (Weird World/Domino)

Seether – ‘Wasteland – The Purgatory’ (EP) (Fantasy/Concord)

Shadowlark – ‘Avalanche’ (Warner)

Sik World – ‘Still Lost 2’ (Sik World)

Skepta – ‘All In’ (EP) (Boy Better Know)

Sonny and the Sunsets- ‘New Day With New Possibilities’ (Rocks In Your Head)

Son Volt – ‘Electro Melodier’ (Thirty Tigers)

Tangents – ‘Timeslips & Chimeras’ (Temporary Residence)

Torres – ‘Thirstier’ (Merge)

Unknown T – ‘Adolescence’ (Island)

Yola – ‘Stand For Myself’ (Concord)

 

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This Week’s New Releases: Anne-Marie, Dave And Leon Bridges

There are some big hitters dropping new records this week. Both Anne-Marie and Dave have released their second albums, while Leon Bridges has put out his third.

Fancy something different? Head below for more new releases.

Against The Current – ‘Fever’ (Fueled By Ramen)

Anne-Marie – ‘Therapy’ (Major Toms/Asylum)

Avelino – ‘Ego Kills’ (More Records/ OddChild Music)

Bardot – ‘2021 Mixes’ EP (Bardot)

Bizzy Banks – ‘Same Energy’ (Atlantic)

Darkside – ‘Spiral’ (Matador)

Dave – ‘We’re All Alone In This Together’ (Neighbourhood)

David Crosby – ‘For Free’ (Three Blind Mice/BMG)

Descendents – ‘9th & Walnut’ (Epitaph)

The Gun Club – ‘Fire Of Love (Remastered 2020)’ (Extra Term Audio)

Jackson Browne – ‘Downhill From Everywhere’ (Inside)

Joshua Radin – ‘The Ghost and The Wall’ (Nettwerk)

Leon Bridges – ‘Gold-Diggers Sound’ (Columbia)

Maya Beiser – ‘Maya Beiser x Philip Glass’ (Islandia)

Mega Bog – ‘Life, and Another’ (Paradise Of Bachelors)

Molly Burch – ‘Romantic Images’ (Captured Tracks)

Nothing But Thieves – ‘Moral Panic II’ EP (Sony)

Piroshka – ‘Love Drips and Gathers’ (Bella Union)

Power Of Dreams – ‘Aüslander’ (Power Of Dreams)

Shiny Joe Ryan – ‘Shiny’s Democracy’ (Spinning Top)

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This Week’s New Releases: KSI, Willow And Pop Smoke

What a week! KSI has dropped the highly anticipated follow-up to 2020’s ‘Dissimulation’, and Willow Smith has put out her fourth LP featuring guest spots from Blink-182’s Travis Barker, Avril Lavigne, Tierra Whack, Cherry Glazerr, and Ayla Tesler-Mabe.

This week also sees the release of a second posthumous Pop Smoke album, which boasts collaborations with Pharrell, Kid Cudi, Kanye West, Pusha T, Future, Rick Ross, The-Dream, 42 Dugg, 21 Savage, Rah Swish, BEAM, Bizzy Banks, Takeoff, Lil Tjay, Swae Lee, Chris Brown, Quavo, Kodak Black, and TRAVI.

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The Academic – ‘Community Spirit’ EP (Capitol)

Always You – ‘Bloom Off The Rose’ (Shelflife)

Barenaked Ladies – ‘Detour De Force’ (Raisin Records)

Blondie – ‘Vivir En La Habana (Live From Havana 2019)’ (BMG)

Chet Faker – ‘Hotel Surrender’ (Australia/BMG)

Cici – ‘Extraneous’ EP (Warehouse)

Clairo – ‘Sling’ (Republic)

Darkoo – ‘2 in 1’ (Atlantic)

Diesel – ‘Alone With Blues’ (Bloodlines)

Fryars – ‘God Melodies’ (Fiction)

Ida Mae – ‘Click Click Domino’ (Vow Road)

John Mayer – ‘Sob Rock’ (Columbia)

KSI – ‘All Over The Place’ (RBC)

Nicola Benedetti – ‘Baroque’ (Decca)

Paradise Lost – ‘At The Mill’ (Nuclear Blast)

Pop Smoke – ‘Faith’ (Victor Victor Worldwide/Republic Records)

Powerwolf – ‘Call Of The Wild’ (Napalm)

Smile Machine – ‘Bye For Now’ (Exploding In Sound)

Stephen Fretwell – ‘Busy Guy’ (Speedy Wunderground)

Times Of Grace – ‘Songs Of Loss And Separation’ (Times Of Grace)

Tones and I – ‘Welcome To The Madhouse’ (Elektra)

Wavves – ‘Hideaway’ (Fat Possum)

Willow – ‘lately I feel EVERYTHING’ (MSFTSMusic/Roc Nation/Polydor)

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This Week’s New Releases: Rejjie Snow, Half Waif And Tom Odell

There are some tasty new records that’ve dropped this week, including a new album from Irish rap sensation Rejjie Snow, Tom Odell’s fourth LP and Half Waif’s prompt follow-up to 2020’s ‘The Caretaker’.

Head below if you fancy some more!

Andrew Lloyd Webber – ‘Highlights From Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella'(Polydor)

Attacca Quartet – ‘Real Life’ (Sony)

Charlotte Day Wilson- ‘Alpha’ (Stone Woman)

The Goon Sax – ‘Mirror 2’ (Matador)

Half Waif – ‘Mythopoetics’ (Anti)

Justin Courtney Pierre – ‘The Price Of Salt’ (Epitaph)

Museum Of Love – ‘Life Of Mammals’ (Skint/BMG)

Rejjie Snow – ‘Baw Baw Black Sheep’ (BMG)

The Rolling Stones – ‘A Bigger Bang (Live)’ (Mercury)

Royal Canoe – ‘Sidelining’ (Paper Bag Records)

Sennen – ‘Widows (Expanded Version)’ (Sonic Cathedral)

TKAY Maizda – ‘Last Year Was Weird Vol 3’ (4AD)

Tom Odell – ‘Monsters’ (Sony)

The Wallflowers – ‘Exit Wounds’ (New West)

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This Week’s New Releases: Bobby Gillespie and Jenny Beth, Laura Mvula And At The Gates

This week may not be as hectic as the last, but there’s some tasty new music on offer!

Savages vocalist Jehnny Beth and Primal Scream’s Bobby Gillespie have joined forces for a collaborative album, Laura Mvula has followed up 2016’s ‘The Dreaming Room’, and Swedish death metallers At The Gates have put out LP #7.

Head below for more.

A Certain Ratio – ‘Acr: Epc’ EP (Mute)

At The Gates – ‘The Nightmare Of Being’ (Century Media)

Bobby Gillespie and Jehnny Beth – ‘Utopian Ashes’ (Sony)

Cub Scout Bowling Pins – ‘Clang Clang Ho!’ (Guided by Voices)

Dennis Lloyd – ‘Some Days’ (Arista/Sony)

Desperate Journalist – ‘Maximum Sorrow!’ (Fierce Panda)

Emma-Jean Thackray – ‘Yellow’ (Movement)

Giancarlo Erra – ‘Departure Tapes’ (Kscope)

The Go! Team – ‘Get Up Sequences Part One’ (Memphis Industries)

In: Most – ‘Cloud Nine’ EP (Soulvent)

Jax Jones – ‘Deep Joy’ EP (WUGD/Polydor)

JXDN – ‘Tell Me About Tomorrow’ (DTA/Elektra)

Laura Mvula – ‘Pink Noise’ (Atlantic)

Lawson – ‘cmd z’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Lord Of The Lost – ‘Judas’ (Napalm Records)

Maneskin – ‘Teatro D’Ira Vol.I – 2021 Limited Edition’ (RCA/Sony)

Nas – ‘It Was Written (25th Anniversary Edition)’ (Columbia/Sony)

Richard Marx – ‘Stories To Tell: Greatest Hits and More’ (BMG)

S.P,Y – ‘Darkmttre’ EP (DARKMTTR)

You Me At Six – ‘Suckapunch (Deluxe)’ (AWAL)

UPDATE 05/07: Lana Del Rey did not release her album ‘Blue Banisters’ on July 4 as scheduled so this has been removed from the blog. She updated her social media, saying: “Album out later later… Single out soonish. Have a good fourth x”

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This Week’s New Releases: John Grant, Doja Cat And Jack Savoretti

The new releases are rolling out at an exciting rate. John Grant has shared the Cate Le Bon-produced follow-up to 2018’s ‘Love Is Magic’, Doja Cat has dropped her highly anticipated third album, and Jack Savoretti has put out LP #7.

Head below for the rest of this week’s new releases, including the tenth anniversary edition of Lady Gaga’s ‘Born This Way’.

Beartooth – ‘Below’ (Red Bull)

Brainstory – ‘Ripe’ (Big Crown)

Buckcherry – ‘Hellbound’ (Earache)

Cautious Clay – ‘Deadpan Love’ (Cautious Clay)

Dan Bettridge – ‘Good People. Bad Habits’ EP (Channel Analog)

Doja Cat – ‘Planet Her’ (Kemosabe/RCA)

Drug Church – ‘Tawny’ EP (Pure Noise Records)

Eve 6 – ‘Grim Value’ EP (Velocity)

Gaspard Augé – ‘Escapades’ (Ed Banger/Because)

Goo Goo Dolls – ‘Rarities’ (Warner)

Gorgon City – ‘Olympia’ (Positiva)

Hiatus Kaiyote – ‘Mood Valiant’ (Brainfeeder)

Hiss Golden Messenger – ‘Quietly Blowing It’ (Merge)

Island – ‘Yesterday Park’ (Frenchkiss)

Jack Savoretti – ‘Europiana’ (EMI)

Jennifer Nettles – ‘Always Like New’ (Concord)

John Grant – ‘Boy From Michigan’ (Bella Union)

John Murry – ‘The Stars Are God’s Bullet Holes’ (Submarine Cat)

JP Saxe – ‘Dangerous Levels Of Introspection’ (Arista)

Lady Gaga – ‘Born This Way The Tenth Anniversary’ (Interscope)

Lightman Jarvis Ecstatic Band – ‘Banned’ (Anti-)

Lissie – ‘Watch Over Me (Early Works 2002-2009)’ (Cooking Vinyl)

L’Rain – ‘Fatigue’ (Mexican Summer)

Lucy Dacus – ‘Home Video’ (Matador)

Maple Glider – ‘To Enjoy Is The Only Thing’ (Partisan)

The Mountain Goats – ‘Dark In Here’ (Merge)

Pabllo Vittar – ‘Batidão Tropical’ (Mataderos)

The Roots – ‘Do You Want More?!!!??!’ (Geffen)

Toto – ‘With A Little Help From My Friends’ (Mascot)

Tyler, The Creator – ‘Call Me If You Get Lost’ (Columbia)

UB40 – ‘Bigga Baggariddim’ (SRG)

 

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