This Week’s New Releases: Paul McCartney, The Offspring And Norah Jones

I would go as far as saying there’s a little something for everyone this week. Paul McCartney has enlisted Blood Orange, Blur’s Damon Albarn, Anderson .Paak, Queens Of The Stone Age’s Josh Homme, St Vincent, Phoebe Bridgers, Beck and more to cover tracks from his latest solo LP, 2020’s ‘McCartney III’. Meanwhile, The Offspring have returned with their first new album in nine years and Norah Jones has released her first live LP.

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

Alex Henry Foster – ‘Standing Under Bright Lights (Live)’ (Hopeful Tragedy)

Eric Church – ‘Heart’ (EMI Nashville)

Garage a Trois – ‘Calm Down Cologne’ (Royal Potato Family)

Greta Van Fleet – ‘The Battle At Garden’s Gate’ (Lava/Republic)

Havelocke – ‘Arsonist’ EP (Silent Cult)

Holding Absence – ‘The Greatest Mistake Of My Life’ (Sharptone)

Liquid Tension Experiment – ‘LTE3’ (Century Media/InsideOutMusic/SPV)

The Living – ‘1982’ (Loosegroove)

Marty Friedman – ‘Tokyo Jukebox 3’ (Mascot/The Players Club)

Motorpsycho – ‘Kingdom Of Oblivion’ (Rune Grammofon)

Norah Jones – ”Til We Meet Again (Live)’ (Blue Note)

The Offspring – ‘Let The Bad Times Roll’ (Concord)

Paul McCartney – ‘McCartney III Imagined’ (Capitol)

The Polyphonic Spree – ‘Afflatus’ (Good Records)

Saint Raymond – ‘We Forgot We Were Dreaming’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Sam Eagle – ‘She’s So Nice’ EP (Cooking Vinyl)

Sharon Van Etten – ‘Epic Ten’ (Ba Da Bing!)

Son Lux – ‘Tomorrows III’ (City Slang)

While She Sleeps – ‘Sleeps Society’ (Search and Destroy/Spinefarm)

Young Thug – ‘Slime Language 2’ (Young Stoner Life/3oo Entertainment)

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Top Tours This Week!!


Foo Fighters

Foo Fighters will return to the UK for stadium shows in Milton Keynes and Edinburgh this September.
Tickets are on general sale at 10am on Friday, priced at £65.00 and £55.00, plus fees.

Megadeth and Lamb Of God

The metal giants will combine for a co-headline tour of the UK and Ireland this autumn.
Tickets on sale at 9am on Friday, priced at £28.50 (£29.50 in London), plus fees.

Johnny Marr

The former Smiths guitarist will play shows in Oxford, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Inverness and Edinburgh between October 4 and 14.
Tickets on sale at 9am on Friday, priced at £24.00 (£25.00 in Manchester), plus fees.

Saint Raymond

Callum Burrows will play shows in Bristol, Liverpool, Manchester, York, Portsmouth, Leicester, Birmingham, Brighton, Oxford, Dublin, Sheffield and Glasgow between November 13 and November 29, winding up with three nights at London’s Scala on December 1, 2 and 3.​
Tickets on general sale at 9am on Friday, priced from £12.50 (£15.00 for London), plus fees.

The Gaslight Anthem and Against Me!

The Gaslight Anthem and Against Me! will combine for a show at London’s O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on August 29.
Tickets on sale at 9am on Friday, priced at £28.00 plus fees.

The Prodigy

The Prodigy have added a show at Aberdeen’s GE Oil And Gas Arena on November 22 and Glasgow’s SSE Hydro on November 23 to their winter UK tour.
Tickets on sale at 9am on Friday, priced at £27.50 plus fees.

Parkway Drive

The Byron Bay quintet will return for a new run across Europe and the UK with shows in London, Manchester, Glasgow and Birmingham between February 12 and 15, 2016.
Tickets are on sale at 9am on Friday, priced from £21.50 plus fees.

Also announced this week, so far

Don Broco, Gary Clark Jr, Jason Isbell, Battles, Ron Pope, Kitty Daisy And Lewis, Dave McCabe and the Ramifications, Jaga Jazzist, Health, Lower Than Atlantis, Jamie Lawson, The Bohicas, Little May, Flyte, The Vryll Society, Ella Eyre, The Twilight Sad, Dornik, Avantasia, Therion, Idlewild, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Snot, Mac DeMarco, Left Lane Cruiser, Blitz Kids, Carnifex, The Ordinary Boys, Fathoms and many more!

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This Week’s New Releases: Saint Raymond, La Priest And Joy Williams


This week we are treated to some debut records, with Saint Raymond releasing ‘Young Blood’ and La Priest ‘Inji’. But this week is not all about firsts, as we also see the return of the Grammy award-winning Joy Williams, previously of The Civil War, with her latest offering ‘Venus’. Meanwhile, make sure to check out the rest of this week’s new releases below.

Saint Raymond – ‘Young Blood’ (Asylum)

La Priest – ‘Inji’ (Domino)

Joy Williams – ‘Venus’ (Sensibility/Columbia)

The Internet – ‘Ego Death’ (Columbia)

Vince Staples – ‘Summertime ’06’ (Virgin EMI)

Emilie Nicolas – ‘Like I’m A Warrior’ (RCA)

Jack Pack – ‘Jack Pack’ (Syco)

Nuclear Assault – ‘Live At The…’ (Sony)

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