This Week’s New Releases: Pet Shop Boys, Wire and Wolf Parade

For those of you who still haven’t been paid since December, we feel you! Drown out your sorrows with some new tunes.

Pet Shop Boys have followed up 2016’s ‘Super’, post-punk veterans Wire have released ‘Mind Hive’ and Wolf Parade have put out LP #5.

Head below for the rest of this week’s new releases.

Black Lips – ‘Sing In A World Thats Falling Apart’ (Fire Records)

Bohren and der Club of Gore – ‘Patchouli Blue’ (Ipecac)

Breaking Benjamin – ‘Aurora’ (Spinefarm Records)

Caspian – ‘On Circles’ (Triple Crown Records)

Depeche Mode – ‘MODE’ (Warner Bros/Wea)

En Attendant Ana – ‘Juillet’ (Trouble In Mind)

Pet Shop Boys – ‘Hotspot’ (X2)

Pia Fraus – ‘Empty Parks’ (Seksound)

PYOGENESIS – ‘A Silent Soul Screams Loud’ (AFM Records)

Simon and Garfunkel – ‘Live At Carnegie Hall 1969’ (Sony)

Various Artists – ‘The Turning (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)’ (KRO Records)

Wire – ‘Mind Hive’ (Pink Flag)

Wolf Parade – ‘Thin Mind’ (Sub Pop)

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This Week’s New Releases: Halsey, Bombay Bicycle Club And Mac Miller

We love a mixed bag, and this week is no exception. Halsey has put out the long-awaited follow-up to 2017’s ‘Hopeless Fountain Kingdom’ and Bombay Bicycle Club have returned with their first new album in six years. We’re also lucky enough to have a posthumous Mac Miller record. ‘Circles’ is considered a sister album to his 2018 LP ‘Swimming’.

Head below for the rest of this week’s new releases.

Algiers – ‘There Is No Year’ (Matador Records)

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead – ‘X: The Godless Void and Other Stories’ (InsideOut)

Anti-Flag – ’20/20 Vision’ (Spinefarm/Universal)

Bill Fay – ‘Countless Branches’ (Dead Oceans)

Blood and Brutality – ‘Fatal’ (Blood and Brutality Records)

Bombay Bicycle Club – ‘Everything Else Has Gone Wrong’ (Mmm… Records)

British Lion – ‘The Burning’ (Warner Music)

Gabrielle Aplin – ‘Dear Happy’ (Never Fade/AWAL)

Halsey – ‘Manic’ (Virgin EMI/Capitol)

Holy Fuck – ‘Deleter’ (Holy EF Music)

InMe – ‘Jumpstart Hope’ (Killing Moon Records)

Little Big Town – ‘Nightfall’ (Decca Records)

Louise Redknapp – ‘Heavy Love’ (Lil Lou Records Ltd/Warner Music)

Mac Miller – ‘Circles’ (Parlophone/Warner Records)

Marcus King – ‘El Dorado’ (Spinefarm Records)

Mura Masa – ‘R.Y.C.’ (Polydor)

Of Montreal – ‘Ur Fun’ (Polyvinyl)

Pale Saints – ‘Comforts Of Madness (30th Anniversary Remaster)’ (4AD)

Pinegrove – ‘Marigold’ (Rough Trade)

Slingbaum – ‘Slingbaum One’

Whyte Horses – ‘Hard Times’ (CRC Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Selena Gomez, Poppy And The Big Moon

There’s no way to ask ‘Did you miss us?’ without sounding like some creep in a horror b-movie, so we won’t. But we know you did.

And we’re back with a bang! Selena Gomez has released the highly anticipated follow-up to 2015’s ‘Revival’, Poppy has shared her metal venture, and the Big Moon have put out LP #2.

Still want more? You know the drill, fill your boots below.

Beach Slang – ‘The Deadbeat Bang of Heartbreak City’ (Bridge Nine Records)

The Big Moon – ‘Walking Like We Do’ (Fiction Records)

Field Music – ‘Making A New World’ (Memphis Industries)

Georgia – ‘Seeking Thrills’ (Domino)

Michael Malarkey – ‘Graveracer’ (Cap on Cat/Kartel)

Poppy – ‘I Disagree’ (Sumerian Records)

Selena Gomez – ‘Rare’ (Interscope Records)

Sore Eros – ‘Sore Eros’ (Feeding Tube Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Stormzy, Harry Styles And Stone Stour

This will be our last new releases blog post of 2019. As things wind down for Christmas, so do we. Lucky we’ve got some whoppers to finish the year with then isn’t it?!

Stone Sour have shared their first live record, while Stormzy has put out the follow-up to his Mercury Prize-winning debut and Harry Styles has dropped his second solo LP.

Head below for the rest of this week’s new releases.

Blake Shelton – ‘Fully Loaded: God’s Country’ (Warner)

Duster – ‘Duster’ (Muddguts)

Free Nationals – ‘Free Nationals’ (OBE Empire)

Harry Styles – ‘Fine Line’ (Columbia)

KAYTRANADA – ‘Bubba’ (RCA)

Pink Floyd – ‘Later Years [Box Set]’ (Sony)

Stone Sour – ‘Hello, You Bastards: Live In Reno'(Cooking Vinyl)

Stormzy – ‘Heavy Is The Head’ (Atlantic/Merky)

YFN Lucci – ‘HIStory’ (Think It’s A Game/Warner)

We’ll see you in the new year with more new music!

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This Week’s New Releases: Prince, Kacey Musgraves And The Game

This week is another mixed bag. We’ve got a super deluxe reissue of Prince’s ‘1999’ featuring 35 previously unreleased tracks from the icon’s vault, the Game’s final album featuring Ed Sheeran, Miguel, and Travis Barker, among others, and Kacey Musgraves has released a star-studded Christmas album to accompany her Amazon Prime show of the same name.

Still want more? Head south.

Beat Happening – ‘We Are Beat Happening’ (Domino)

The Flaming Lips – ‘Soft Bulletin: Live at Red Rocks (feat Colorado Symphony with conductor André de Ridder)’ (Bella Union)

The Game – ‘Born 2 Rap’ (Entertainment One/5th Amendment/Prolific Records)

Jack Peñate – ‘After You’ (XL Recordings)

Jesper Lindell – ‘Everyday Dreams’ (Alive Records)

Joe Pesci – ‘Pesci… Still Singing’ (BMG)

Kacey Musgraves – ‘The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show’ (MCA Nashville)

Mapache – ‘Mapache’ (Yep Roc)

Pink Floyd – ‘The Later Years: 1987 – 2019’ (Parlophone)

Prince – ‘1999 – Super Deluxe’ (Warner)

Rick Wakeman – ‘Christmas Portraits’ (Sony Classical)

Various Artists for Sweet Relief – ‘If You’re Going To The City: A Tribute To Mose Allison’ (Fat Possum Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Coldplay, Beck and Leonard Cohen

There are some BIG releases this week. Coldplay have followed up 2015’s ‘A Head Full of Dreams’ with a new double album and Beck has put out his fourteenth LP. A posthumous Leonard Cohen album has also been released. ‘Thanks For The Dance’ is a collection of new material that continues the legendary songwriter’s final work.

Head below for more new music.

Beck – ‘Hyperspace’ (Capitol/Virgin EMI)

Ben Lee – ‘Quarter Century Classix’ (New West)

Coldplay – ‘Everyday Life’ (Parlophone)

Dead Horse One – ‘The West Is The Best’ (Requiem For A Twister)

Harry Nilsson – ‘Losst and Founnd’ (Omnivore Recordings)

Jaakko Eino Kalevi – ‘Dissolution’ (Domino)

Jason Aldean – ‘9’ (Broken Bow)

Labrinth – ‘Imagination and the Misfit Kid’ (Syco)

Leonard Cohen – ‘Thanks For The Dance’ (Sony)

Lindemann – ‘F & M’ (Spinefarm Records)

Robbie Williams – ‘The Christmas Present’ (Farrell)

Rod Stewart with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra – ‘You’re In My Heart’ (Rhino)

Scott H. Biram – ‘Sold Out To The Devil: A Collection Of Gospel Cuts By The Rev. Scott H. Biram’ (Bloodshot)

Tim Buckley – ‘Live At The Electric Theater Co, Chicago, 1968’ (Manifesto Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: The Script, The Rolling Stones, Taylor Hawkins

There are some big hitters putting out records this week. The Script have dropped their sixth studio album, Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders have released a star-studded LP, and the Rolling Stones have shared a previously unreleased live album and concert film recorded during the last of their five shows in Argentina’s capital city in 1998.

Still want more? Really? Take a look below. We’re particularly excited about the new material from FKA Twigs and Lucy Dacus.

Andrea Bocelli – ‘Si Forever: The Diamond Edition’ (Decca)

FKA Twigs – ‘Magdalene’ (Young Turks)

The Flower Kings – ‘Waiting For Miracles’ (Sony/Inside Out)

Gene Clark – ‘No Other – Reissue’ (4AD)

George Michael and Wham! – ‘Last Christmas: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack’ (Sony Music)

John Fogerty – ’50 Year Trip: Live at Red Rocks’ (BMG)

Kele – ‘2042’ (Kola)

Lucy Dacus – ‘2019’ EP (Matador)

Luke Combs – ‘What You See Is What You Get’ (Sony)

Matt Maltese – ‘Krystal’ (7476)

Matt Valentine – ‘Preserves’ (Beyond Beyond Is Beyond)

Mount Eerie and Julie Doiron – ‘Lost Wisdom, Pt. 2’ (P.W. Elverum & Sun)

Pond – ‘Sessions (Live)’ (Marathon Artists)

The Rolling Stones – ‘Bridges To Beunos Aires’ (Eagle Rock)

The Script – ‘Sunsets & Full Moons’ (Sony)

Simply Red – ‘Blue Eyed Soul’ (BMG)

Slayer – ‘The Repentless Killogy (Live At The Forum in Inglewood, CA)’ (Nuclear Blast)

Sparks – ‘Past Tense: The Best Of Sparks’ (BMG)

Taylor Hawkins and the Coattail Riders – ‘Get The Money’ (RCA)

Tom Walker – ‘What A Time To Be Alive (Deluxe)’ (Relentless)

Tsunami Bomb – ‘The Spine That Binds’ (Alternative Tentacles)

Various Artists – ‘Death Stranding: Timefall (Original Music from the World of Death Stranding)’ (RCA)

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This Week’s New Releases: Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Stereophonics, Rex Orange County

It’s another mixed bag this week! Neil Young has reunited with Crazy Horse for their first new music together since 2012’s ‘Psychedelic Pill’, Stereophonics have put out LP #11, and Rex Orange County has followed up 2017’s ‘Apricot Princess’.

Still want more? Down you go!

Amy O – ‘Shell’ (Winspear)

Anna Of The North – ‘Dream Girl’ (Play It Again Sam)

Blaenavon – ‘Everything That Makes You Happy’ (Transgressive)

Bruce Springsteen – ‘Western Stars – Songs From The Film’ (Columbia)

Cigarettes After Sex – ‘Cry’ (Partisan)

Deathprod – ‘Occulting Disk’ (Smalltown Supersound)

Desert Sessions – ‘Vols. 11 & 12’ (Matador)

Dry Cleaning – ‘Boundary Road Snacks and Drinks’ EP (It’s OK)

The Fall – ‘The Fall: 1982’ (Cherry Red)

Geowulf – ‘My Resignation’ (PIAS)

Hemlock Ernst and Kenny Segal – ‘Back At The House’ (Ruby Yacht)

James Blunt – ‘Once Upon A Mind’ (Warner)

King Princess – ‘Cheap Queen’ (Zelig Records)

The Kinks – ‘Arthur Or The Decline And Fall Of The British Empire’ (Sanctuary)

Lea Michele – ‘Christmas In The City’ (Sony)

Mayhem – ‘Daemon’ (Century Media Records)

Motörhead – ‘The 1979 Box Set: ‘Overkill’/’Bomber’ – Deluxe 40th Anniversary Edition’ (Sanctuary)

Neil Young and Crazy Horse – ‘Colorado’ (Reprise/Warner)

Phil Campbell – ‘Old Lions Still Roar’ (Nuclear Blast)

Rex Orange County – ‘Pony’ (Sony)

Simon Joyner – ‘Pocket Moon’ (BB*ISLAND)

Stereophonics – ‘Kind’ (Parlophone/Elektra)

Steve Hackett – ‘Genesis Revisited Band & Orchestra: Live At The Royal Festival Hall’ (Inside Out)

Steve Hauschildt – ‘Nonlin’ (Ghostly International)

Sun O))) – ‘Pyroclasts’ (Southern Lord)

Teebs – ‘Anicca’ (Brainfeeder)

The World Is a Beautiful Place And I Am No Longer Afraid to Die – ‘Assorted Works’ (Triple Crown)

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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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This Week’s New Releases: Babymetal, Elbow And Kim Gordon

What a week! Babymetal have released their third album, Elbow have finally followed up 2017’s ‘Little Fictons’, and Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon has put out her debut solo record.

Still want more? Head below.

Allah-Las – ‘Lahs’ (Mexican Summer)

Babymetal – ‘Metal Galaxy’ (EarMusic via Absolute)

Big Thief – ‘Two Hands’ (4AD)

Blut aus Nord – ‘Hallucinogen’ (Debemur Morti)

Bodega – ‘Shiny New Model’ (What’s Yr Rupture?)

The Body – ‘Remixed’ (Thrill Jockey)

Chris Farren – ‘Born Hot’ (Polyvinyl)

Cody Jinks – ‘After The Fire’ (Late August Records)

Comet Gain – ‘Fireraisers Forever’ (Tapete Records)

The Devil Wears Prada – ‘The Act’ (Tooth & Nail)

Elbow – ‘Giants Of All Sizes’ (Polydor)

Emptyset – ‘Blossoms’ (Thrill Jockey)

Fabienne Delsol – ‘Four’ (Damaged Goods)

Fantasia – ‘Sketchbook’ (BMG/ Rock Soul)

Grade 2 – ‘Graveyard Island’ (Hellcat)

The Hecks – ‘My Star’ (Trouble In Mind)

Katinka Kleijn / Bill MacKay – ‘STIR’ (Drag City)

Kelley Stoltz – ‘My Regime’ (Banana & Louie Records)

Kim Gordon – ‘No Home Record’ (Matador)

Lacuna Coil – ‘Black Anima’ (Century Media)

Lightning Bolt – ‘Sonic Citadel’ (Thrill Jockey)

The Lilac Time – ‘Return To Us’ (BMG (via Absolute))

Pizzagirl – ‘First Timer’ (Heist or Hit)

Petra Haden / Mark Kozelek – ‘Joey Always Smiled’ (Caldo Verde Records)

Richard Dawson – ‘2020’ (Domino)

Rocketship – ‘Thanks To You’ (Darla Distribution)

Simple Creatures – ‘Everything Opposite’ EP (BMG)

Starcrawler – ‘Devour You’ (Rough Trade)

Steve Miller Band – ‘Welcome To The Vault’ (UMC/Ume)

Suggested Friends – ‘Turtle Taxi’ (HHBTM)

 

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