This Week’s New Releases: Kid Cudi, Deftones, Belle and Sebastian

This is going to be our last new releases blog post of 2020, a year that saw live shows disappear but that brought about more new music than we could have hoped for.

This week, Kid Cudi has put out the third instalment in his ‘Man On The Moon’ series that started in 2009, Deftones celebrate the 20th anniversary of ‘White Pony’ with a deluxe reissue and remix LP called ‘Black Stallion’, and Belle and Sebastian have dropped a double LP.

Next week, you can look forward to new records from Paul McCartney and Lanterns On The Lake, among a few others.

Merry Christmas, and enjoy the new music below!

Alanis Morissette – ‘Such Pretty Forks In The Mix’ EP (HE.SHE.THEY. Records)

The Avalanches – ‘We Will Always Love You’ (Modular)

Belle and Sebastian – ‘What To Look For In Summer’ (Matador)

Bladee and Mechatok – ‘Good Luck’ (YEAR0001)

Boris / Merzbow – ‘2R0I2P0’ (Relapse Records)

BOYO – ‘Alone Together In Los Angeles’ (Park The Van)

Deftones – ‘White Pony (20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)/Black Stallion’ (Reprise Records)

Fetty Wap – ‘You Know The Vibes’ (300 Entertainment/RGF Productions)

Ghostpoet – ‘I Grow Tired But I Dare Not Fall Asleep (Again)’ (Play It Again Sam)

Guided By Voices – ‘Styles We Paid For’ (GBV)

James Blake – ‘Covers’ EP (UMG/Republic/Polydor)

JPEGMAFIA – ‘EP!’ (EQT Recordings/Republic Records)

Kacy & Clayton and Marlon Williams – ‘Plastic Bouquet’ (New West)

Kid Cudi – ‘Man On The Moon III: The Chosen’ (Republic Records)

The Kills- ‘Little Bastards’ (Domino)

The Kinks – ‘Lola vs Powerman and the Moneyground Part 1 (50th anniversary box set)’ (BMG/Sanctuary)

Landshapes – ‘Contact’ (Bella Union)

Less Than Jake – ‘Silver Linings’ (Pure Noise Records)

M.Ward – ‘Think Of Spring’ (Anti-)

Nilüfer Yanya – ‘Feeling Lucky?’ EP (ATO/[PIAS])

The Neighbourhood – ‘Chip Chrome and the Mono-Tones (Deluxe)’ (Columbia)

ShitKid – ‘CROTCHROCK’ EP (PNKSLM Recordings)

Sturgill Simpson – ‘Cuttin’ Grass Vol. 2 (Cowboy Arms Sessions)’ (High Top Mountain Records/Thirty Tigers)

Various Artists – ‘Independent Venue Week LIVE 2020’ (IVW)

Various Artists – ‘Cyberpunk 2077: Radio Vol.1 – OST’ (Lakeshore)

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This Week’s New Releases: Ed Sheeran, Grandaddy And Sleaford Mods

We said last week was bonkers and, well, this week the madness continues! Ed Sheeran has finally followed up 2014’s ‘x’, Grandaddy have returned with their first new material since 2006’s ‘Just Like The Fambly Cat’ and Sleaford Mods have released the highly-anticipated ‘English Tapas’.

If none of that floats your boat then cast your eye over the below selection.

Alexis Taylor – ‘Listen With(out) Piano’ (Moshi Moshi)

Alice Jemima – ‘Alice Jemima’ (Sunday Best Recordings)

Alison Krauss – ‘Windy City’ (Decca)

Blanck Mass – ‘World Eater’ (Sacred Bones)

Bleached – ‘Can You Deal?’ EP (Dead Oceans)

Ed Sheeran – ‘÷’ (Asylum/Atlantic Records)

Fránçois and the Atlas Mountains – ‘Solide Mirage’ (Domino)

Grandaddy – ‘Last Place’ (Columbia)

Methyl Ethel – ‘Everything Is Forgotten’ (4AD)

Minus The Bear – ‘Voids’ (Suicide Squeeze Records)

ShitKid – ‘EP 2’ (PNKSLM Recordings)

Sleaford Mods – ‘English Tapas’ (Rough Trade)

Strong Asian Mothers – ‘Animal’ EP (self-released)

Temples – ‘Volcano’ (Heavenly)

Why? – ‘Moh Lhean’ (Joyful Noise Recordings)

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