This Week’s New Releases: Beyoncé, Lizzo And Loyle Carner

There’s plenty to keep you entertained over the bank holiday weekend! Beyoncé has dropped the ‘Homecoming’ live album, to accompany her new Netflix film of the same name, while Lizzo’s highly anticipated new record has finally dropped, and Loyle Carner’s sophomore LP is here.

Still want more? Fill your boots below.

Beyoncé – ‘Homecoming: The Live Album’ (Columbia)

Cage the Elephant – ‘Social Cues’ (Columbia)

Diane Coffee – ‘Internet Arms’ (Polyvinyl Records)

Drugdealer – ‘Raw Honey’ (Mexican Summer)

Fat White Family – ‘Serfs Up!’ (Domino)

Field Medic – ‘Fade Into The Dawn’ (Run For Cover Records)

Heather Woods Broderick – ‘Invitation’ (Western Vinyl)

Jade Bird – ‘Jade Bird’ (Glassnote)

Lizzo – ‘Cuz I Love You’ (Nice Life/Atlantic)

Loyle Carner – ‘Not Waving, But Drowning’ (AMF/Virgin EMI Records)

Sad Planets – ‘Akron, Ohio’ (Tee Pee)

The O’Jays – ‘The Last Word’ (S-Curve Records)

Wand – ‘Laughing Matter’ (Drag City)

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This Week’s New Releases: Billie Eilish, Marvin Gaye And White Denim

What a week for new music. Billie Eilish has finally dropped her debut LP, a previously unreleased Marvin Gaye studio album has been shared with the world and White Denim have already put out the follow up to 2018’s ‘Performance’.

Still want more? Head below.

A Wake In Providence – ‘The Blvck Sun || The Blood Moon’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Ben Platt – ‘Sing To Me Instead’ (Atlantic)

Billie Eilish – ‘When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?’ (Darkroom/Interscope Records)

C Duncan – ‘Health’ (Fatcat Records)

Chris Cohen – ‘Chris Cohen’ (Captured Tracks)

Devin Townsend – ‘Empath’ (InsideOutMusic)

Fennesz – ‘Agora’ (Touch)

Good Cop Bad Cop – ‘Good Cop Bad Cop’ (Count To Ten Records)

Jamie Lawson – ‘The Years In Between’ (Gingerbread Man Records/ADA)

L.A. Guns – ‘The Devil You Know’ (Frontiers Records)

Lang Lang – ‘Piano Book’ (Deutsche Grammophon)

Lion Babe – ‘Cosmic Wind’ (Lion Babe Music LLC)

Marvin Gaye – ‘You’re The Man’ (UMC – Uni/Island)

Mekons – ‘Deserted’ (Glitterbeat GmbH)

Show Me The Body – ‘Dog Whistle’ (Lorna Vista/ Concord)

Son Volt – ‘Union’ (Transmit Sound distributed and marketed by Thirty Tigers)

Steve Earle & the Dukes – ‘GUY’ (New West)

Ty Segall & Freedom Band – ‘Deforming Lobes’ (Drag City)

UNKLE – ‘The Road: Part II / Lost Highway’ (Songs For The Def)

White Denim – ‘Side Effects’ (City Slang)

Whitechapel – ‘The Valley’ (Metal Blade Records)

Yngwie Malmsteen – ‘Blue Lightning’ (Mascot)

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This Week’s New Releases: American Football, Van Morrison And Jenny Lewis

This week is BUSY! American Football have dropped LP #3 — not making us wait seven years, like they did for the follow up to their debut LP. Meanwhile, Van Morrison has already followed up ‘The Prophet Speaks’, which came out in December, and Jenny Lewis has shared her fourth album — which boasts contributions from a backing band featuring Beck, Benmont Tench, Don Was, Jim Keltner, Ringo Starr and Ryan Adams.

Fancy something else? Fill your boots below.

American Football – ‘American Football’ (LP3) (Big Scary Monsters)

Andrew Bird – ‘My Finest Work Yet’ (Virgin EMI)

Apparat – ‘LP5’ (Mute)

Avey Tare – ‘Cows On Hourglass Pond’ (Domino)

Bonnie Tyler – ‘Between The Earth And The Stars’ (earMUSIC via Absolute)

Connie Constance – ‘English Rose’ (AMF/Virgin EMI/Universal Music Operations Limited)

Crows – ‘Silver Tongues’ (Balley Records)

Dean Lewis – ‘A Place We Knew’ (Universal Music Australia/Island Records Australia)

Ex Hex – ‘It’s Real’ (Merge)

Fil Bo Riva – ‘Beautiful Sadness’ (Humming Records)

Ibibio Sound Machine – ‘Doko Mien’ (Merge)

Iron & Wine – ‘Our Endless Numbered Days (Deluxe)’ (Sub Pop)

Jenny Lewis – ‘On The Line’ (Warner Bros)

Kaori Muraji – ‘Cinema’ (Decca Classics)

La Dispute – ‘Panorama’ (Epitaph)

Lambchop – ‘This (Is What I Wanted To Tell You)’ (City Slang)

Lucy Rose – ‘No Words Left’ (Communion JV)

Maverick Sabre – ‘When I Wake Up’ (FAMM)

Megadeth – ‘Warheads On Foreheads’ (UMC)

Michael Ball – ‘Coming Home To You’ (Decca)

Nilüfer Yanya – ‘Miss Universe’ (ATO Records)

Sleeper – ‘The Modern Age’ (Gorsky Records)

Spiral Stairs – ‘We Wanna Be Hyp-No-Tized’ (Nine Mile Records)

Strand of Oaks – ‘Eraserland’ (Dead Oceans)

Tamaryn – ‘Dreaming The Dark’ (DERO Arcade)

These New Puritans – ‘Inside The Rose’ (Infectious Records)

Van Morrison – ‘The Healing Game’ (Sony)

Wallows – ‘Nothing Happens’ (Atlantic)

Yungblud – ‘Yungblud (Live In Atlanta)’ (Locomotion Recordings/Geffen Records)

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This Week’s New Releases: Jack Savoretti, Stephen Malkmus, Karen O and Danger Mouse

It’s another mixed bag of new releases this week. Jack Savoretti has put out LP #6, Stephen Malkmus has shared his first solo album without his backing band, the Jicks, since 2001, and the collaborative record from Karen O and Danger Mouse has finally dropped.

Still want more? Head below.

Angel Du$t – ‘Pretty Buff’ (Roadrunner)

Benjamin Francis Leftwich – ‘Gratitude’ (Dirty Hit)

Blaqk Audio – ‘Only Things We Love’ (BMG)

The Bouncing Souls – ‘Crucial Moments’ EP (Rise Records)

Chief Keef and Zaytoven – ‘GloToven’ (Glo Gang/RBC Records)

The Brian Jonestown Massacre – ‘The Brian Jonestown Massacre’ (‘a’ Records)

The Cinematic Orchestra – ‘To Believe’ (Ninja Tune)

Elizabeth Colour Wheel – ‘Nocebo’ (The Flenser)

The Faint – ‘Egowerk’ (Saddle Creek)

The Fall – ‘Bend Sinister/The Domesday Pay-Off Triad-Plus’ (Beggars Banquet)

The Fisherman’s Friends – ‘Keep Hauling’ (Island)

Jack Savoretti – ‘Singing To Strangers’ (BMG)

Karen O and Danger Mouse – ‘Lux Prima’ (BMG)

Matmos – ‘Plastic Anniversary’ (Thrill Jockey)

Snarky Puppy – ‘Immigrance’ (Groundup)

Sophie Ellis-Bextor – ‘The Song Diaries’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Stephen Malkmus – ‘Groove Denied’ (Domino)

Steve Adamyk Band – ‘Paradise’ (Dirtnap)

Tim O’Brien Band – ‘Tim O’Brien Band’ (Tim O’Brien)

Todd Snider – ‘Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3’ (Aimless Records)

UB40 – ‘For The Many’ (Shoestring/Absolute)

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This Week’s New Releases: Amanda Palmer, Sigrid And Stella Donnelly

Happy International Women’s Day! There’s some great new releases to wrap your listening gear around this weekend. The Dresden Dolls singer and pianist Amanda Palmer has put out her third solo LP, while Norwegian vocalist Sigrid and Australian singer-songwriter Stella Donnelly have both released their debut albums.

Head below to check out what else is on offer.

Amanda Palmer – ‘There Will Be No Intermission’ (8ft. Records)

Buckcherry – ‘Warpaint’ (Century Media Records)

David Gray – ‘Gold In A Brass Age’ (IHT Records)

Dido – ‘Still On My Mind’ (BMG)

Flight Of The Conchords – ‘Live In London’ (Sub Pop)

Foals – ‘Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost Part 1’ (Warner Bros)

Gesaffelstein – ‘Hyperion’ (Columbia)

Helado Negro – ‘This Is How You Smile’ (RVNG INTL.)

Juice WRLD – ‘Death Race For Love’ (Grade A Productions/Interscope Records)

Light Conductor – ‘Sequence One’ (Constellation)

Malihini – ‘Hopefully, Again’ (Memphis Industries)

Meat Puppets – ‘Dusty Notes’ (Megaforce)

Patty Griffin – ‘Patty Griffin’ (Pgm)

SASAMI – ‘SASAMI’ (Domino)

Sigrid – ‘Sucker Punch’ (Island)

Stella Donnelly – ‘Beware of the Dogs’ (Secretly Canadian)

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This Week’s New Releases: Weezer, Solange And Hozier

What a week! Weezer have FINALLY put out ‘The Black Album’, Solange has surprise released the follow up to 2016’s ‘A Seat At The Table’, and Hozier has dropped his sophomore LP.

Not for you? There’s plenty more to press play on below.

Crystal Fighters – ‘Gaia & Friends’ (Warner Bros.)

Delicate Steve – ‘Till I Burn Up’ (Anti/Epitaph)

Demon Hunter – ‘War’ (Solid State Records)

Demon Hunter – ‘Peace’ (Solid State Records)

Hozier – ‘Wasteland, Baby!’ (Island)

In Flames – ‘I, The Mask’ (Nuclear Blast)

The Japanese House – ‘Good At Falling’ (Dirty Hit)

Little Simz – ‘GREY Area’ (Age 101)

Mark Morton – ‘Anesthetic’ (Spinefarm Records)

Pkew Pkew Pkew – ‘Optimal Lifestyles’ (Dine Alone/Big Scary Monsters)

Pond – ‘Tasmania’ (Marathon Artists)

Reese Wynans and friends – ‘Sweet Release’ (J&R Adventures)

Queensrÿche – ‘The Verdict’ (Century Media Records)

Royal Trux – ‘White Stuff’ (Fat Possum)

Self Esteem – ‘Compliments Please’ (Fiction)

Solange – ‘When I Get Home’ (Saint Records/Columbia Records)

TEEN – ‘Good Fruit’ (Carpark Records)

Weezer – ‘Weezer (The Black Album)’ (Crush Music/Atlantic)

While She Sleeps – ‘So What?’ (Spinefarm Records)

Yves Jarvis – ‘The Same But By Different Means’ (Anti/Epitaph)

2 Chainz – ‘Rap Or Go To The League’ (Gambread/Def Jam Recordings/UMG Recordings)

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This Week’s New Releases: American Football, Sleaford Mods And Du Blonde

It’s another stacked week of new releases. American Football are back with ‘LP3’, Sleaford Mods have followed up 2017’s ‘English Tapas’ and Du Blonde has put out the spectacular ‘Lung Bread For Daddy’. Still want more? Fill your boots below.

Adia Victoria – ‘Silences’ (Canvasback/Atlantic)

American Football – ‘American Football (LP3)’ (Big Scary Monsters)

Badflower – ‘OK, I’m Sick’ (Big Machine Records/John Varvatos Records)

Blood Youth – ‘Starve’ (Rude Records)

The Claypool Lennon Delirium – ‘South Of Reality’ (ATO UK)

Cochemea – ‘All My Relations’ (Daptone Records)

Desperate Journalist – ‘In Search Of The Miraculous’ (Fierce Panda Records)

Diplo – ‘Europa’ EP (Mad Decent/Because Music)

Dream Theater – ‘Distance Over Time’ (InsideOut)

Drenge – ‘Strange Creatures’ (Infectious/BMG)

Du Blonde – ‘Lung Bread For Daddy’ (Moshi Moshi)

Feels – ‘Post Earth’ (Wichita)

The Gloaming – ‘The Gloaming 3’ (Real World Records)

James Yorkston – ‘The Route To The Harmonium’ (Domino)

Julia Jacklin – ‘Crushing’ (Transgressive)

Kehlani – ‘While We Wait’ (TSNMI / Atlantic)

Last In Line – ‘II’ (Frontiers Records)

Lil Pump – ‘Harverd Dropout’ (Warner Bros. Records Inc.)

Lily & Madeleine – ‘Canterbury Girls’ (New West Records)

Martin Frawley – ‘Undone At 31’ (Merge Records)

Murray A. Lightburn – ‘Hear Me Out’ (Dangerbird Records)

Offset – ‘Father Of 4’ (Quality Control Music/Motown Records/Capitol)

Overkill – ‘The Wings Of War’ (Nuclear Blast)

Pom Poko – ‘Birthday’ (Bella Union)

Sleaford Mods – ‘Eton Alive’ (Extreme Eating Records)

Telekinesis – ‘Effluxion’ (Merge Records)

Vandoliers – ‘Forever’ (Bloodshot Records)

Woahnows – ‘Young and Cool’ (Specialist Subject)

Yola – ‘Walk Through Fire’ (Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch)

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This Week’s New Releases: ​Chaka Khan, Millencolin And SWMRS

It’s another busy one. The Queen Of Funk, aka Chaka Khan, has put out her first new full-length in 12 years, skate-punk legends Millencolin have dropped the follow up to 2015’s ‘True Brew’ and the Bay Area band SWMRS have released their second album.

Not enough for ya? Take a look below.

Aqualung – ‘Additional Futures’ EP (Okey-Donkey)

Avantasia – ‘Moonglow’ (Nuclear Blast)

Avril Lavigne – ‘Head Above Water’ (BMG)

​Betty Who – ‘Betty’ (AWAL Recordings America, Inc)

​Chaka Khan – ‘Hello Happiness’ (Island)

Czarface & Ghostface Killah – ‘Czarface Meets Ghostface’ (Silver Age)

Florida Georgia Line – ‘Can’t Say I Ain’t Country’ (Big Machine)

Hajk – ‘Drama’ (Jansen Records)

Hayes Carll – ‘What It Is’ (Dualton)

Jon Fratelli – ‘Bright Night Flowers’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Ladytron – ‘Ladytron’ (Ladytron)

The Long Ryders – ‘Psychedelic Country Soul’ (Cherry Red)

Mantra – ‘Dreamland’ (Dine Alone Records)

Methyl Ethel – ‘Triage’ (4AD)

Millencolin – ‘SOS’ (Epitaph)

Picture This – ‘MDRN LV’ (Republic Records)

Piroshka – ‘Brickbat’ (Bella Union)

Ryan Bingham – ‘American Love Song’ (Thirty Tigers)

SWMRS – ‘Berkeley’s On Fire’ (Fueled By Ramen)

Tedeschi Trucks Band – ‘Signs’ (Fantasy/Concord)

Tourist – ‘Everyday’ (Monday Records)

Wicca Phase Springs Eternal – ‘Suffer On’ (Run For Cover)

Woman’s Hour – ‘Ephyra’ (Practise)

Yann Tiersen – ‘All’ (Mute)

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This Week’s New Releases: Ariana Grande, AJ Tracey And Queen Zee

This week’s new releases list is almost as diverse as the crowd in the Star Wars cantina scene. Ariana Grande has promptly followed up 2018’s ‘Sweetener’, while West London rapper AJ Tracey has released his self-titled debut LP, as have the force of nature that is Liverpool’s Queen Zee.

Still want more? Fill those boots below.

AJ Tracey – ‘AJ Tracey’ (AJ Tracey)

Ariana Grande – ‘Thank U, Next’ (Republic Records)

Beast In Black – ‘From Hell With Love’ (Nuclear Blast)

Bob Mould – ‘Sunshine Rock’ (Merge)

Cass McCombs – ‘Tip Of The Sphere’ (Anti-)

HEALTH – ‘Vol. 4: Slaves Of Fear’ (Concorde/Lorna Vista)

Jessica Pratt – ‘Quiet Signs’ (City Slang)

Jozeg Van Wissem & Jim Marmusch – ‘An Attempt To Draw Aside The Veil’ (Sacred Bones)

The Lemonheads – ‘Varshons 2’ (Fire Records)

Mercury Rev – ‘Bobboe Gentry’s The Delta Sweete Revisited’ (Bella Union)

Panda Bear – ‘Buoys’ (Domino)

Queen Zee – ‘Queen Zee’ (Sasstone)

Said The Whale – ‘Cascadia’ (Arts & Crafts/Caroline)

Wiz Khalifa and Currenc$y – ‘2009’ (Jet Life Recordings)

Xiu Xiu – ‘Girl With Basket Of Fruit’ (Upset The Rhythm)

YAK – ‘Pursuit Of Momentary Happiness’ (Virgin EMI)

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This Week’s New Releases: The Specials, Busted And Girlpool

Forget the snow. Dig in to this week’s new releases. The Specials have released their first new music for 37 years, Busted are back with the follow up to 2016’s ‘Night Driver’ and Girlpool have treated us to their third full-length.

Head below if you’re still in the mood for more.

Andy Burrows and Matt Haig – ‘Reasons To Stay Alive’ (Fiction/Caroline)

Beirut – ‘Gallipoli’ (4AD)

Broods – ‘Don’t Feed The Pop Monster’ (Atlantic)

Busted – ‘Half Way There’ (Juno Music)

Cherry Glazerr – ‘Stuffed & Ready’ (Secretly Canadian)

Girlpool – ‘What Chaos Is Imaginary’ (Anti-)

Ian Brown – ‘Ripples’ (Virgin EMI)

Le Butcherettes – ‘Bi/Mental’ (Rise)

Luttrell – ‘Into The Clouds’ (Anjunabeats)

Metallica – ‘Helping Hands…Live & Acoustic at The Masonic’ (Virgin EMI)

Nina Nesbitt – ‘The Sun Will Come Up, The Seasons Will Change’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Prefab Sprout – ‘I Trawl The Megahertz’ (Sony)

Rustin Man – ‘Drift Code’ (Domino)

The Specials – ‘Encore’ (Universal)

Spielbergs – ‘This Is Not The End’ (By The Time It Gets Dark)

Within Temptation – ‘Resist’ (Universal)

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