This Week’s New Releases: AC/DC, McFly And Paloma Faith

What a week! We’ve got a new record from legendary rockers AC/DC, McFly have finally followed up 2010’s ‘Above The Noise’, and Paloma Faith has put out her fifth full-length.

Not your bag? There’s a shedload more to choose from below.

2 Chainz – ‘So Help Me God’ (Gamebread/Def Jam/UMG)

AC/DC – ‘Power Up’ (Columbia)

Andrea Bocelli – ‘Believe’ (Decca)

André Rieu and Johann Strauss Orchestra – ‘Jolly Holiday’ (Decca)

Baby Queen – ‘Medicine’ EP (Polydor Records)

The Bats – ‘Foothills’ (Flying Nun)

BENEE – ‘Hey u x’ (Republic Records)

Boris – ‘Absolutego’ and ‘Amplifier Worship’ reissues (Third Man Records)

Chilly Gonzales – ‘A Very Chilly Christmas’ (Gentle Threat)

Chris Stapleton – ‘Starting Over’ (Mercury Records Nashville)

The Cranberries – ‘No Need To Argue – Deluxe’ (Island)

The Darcys – ‘Fear & Loneliness’ (The Darcys Records Inc./Warner Music)

Davido – ‘A Better Time’ (Davido Worldwide Entertainment/Sony)

Elton John – ‘Jewel Box’ (EMI)

Frank Turner and Jon Snodgrass – ‘Buddies II: Still Buddies’ (Xtra Mile Recordings)

GHØSTKID – ‘GHØSTKID’ (Century Media)

Girls Of The Internet – ‘GIRLS FM’ (Drab Queen)

Gregor – ‘Destiny’ (Chaper Music)

GY!PA – ‘Clubber’ EP (Mas O Menos Records)

Johnny Cash and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra – ‘Johnny Cash and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’ (Sony)

Keith Richards and the X-Pensive Winos – ‘Live At The Hollywood Palladium’ (BMG)

L.A. Guns – ‘Renegades’ (Golden Robot Records)

McFly – ‘Young Dumb Thrills’ (BMG)

Molchat Doma – ‘Monument’ (Sacred Bones)

Nuclear – ‘Murder Of Crows’ (Black Lodge Records)

Paloma Faith – ‘Infinite Things’ (RCA)

Paris Jackson – ‘wilted’ (Republic Records)

Pentatonix – ‘We Need A Little Christmas’ (RCA)

Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons – ‘We’re The Bastards’ (Nuclear Blast)

Sophie Ellis-Bextor – ‘Songs from the Kitchen Disco: Sophie Ellis-Bextor’s Greatest Hits’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Tricky – ‘Doorway’ EP (False Idols)

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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.

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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 Top Tickets: Metallica, Take That, Ed Sheeran, Mariah Carey, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Catfish And The Bottlemen, Romesh Ranganathan and more

Metallica

Metallica will bring their Worldwired tour back to the UK and Europe next summer, with shows confirmed at Dublin’s Slane Castle on June 8, Manchester’s Etihad Stadium on June 18 and Twickenham Stadium in London on June 20 alongside dates across the continent. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on September 28, with Ghost and Bokassa set to provide support (photo: Ros Halfin)

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Take That

Take That will be joined by special guest Rick Astley for live dates throughout spring 2019, including six shows at the O2 Arena in London, performing their greatest hits live. Tickets go on general sale at 9.30am on Friday, September 28.

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Ed Sheeran

The singer-songwriter, who released ‘‘÷’ last year and is currently on the road in North America, will play two shows at Leeds’ Roundhay Park and three at Chantry Park in Ipswich next August, with tickets on general sale now, priced from £75.00 plus fees.

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Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey will bring her All I Want For Christmas Is You tour to the UK and Europe, calling in Nottingham, Leeds and London in December. Tickets go on sale at 9am on September 28.

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Sophie Ellis-Bextor

The British singer will be accompanied by a full orchestra and band in Cambridge, Nottingham, Bristol, Brighton, Birmingham, Manchester, Edinburgh and Dublin between June 2 and 13. Prior to this she will perform at London’s Royal Bush Hall on October 3. Tickets for the 2019 dates go on general sale at 9am on September 28.

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Catfish and the Bottlemen

The indie quartet have confirmed new arena shows in Nottingham, Plymouth, Hull, Dublin and Belfast in February. They’ve also pushed back their previously announced November date at the SSE Arena Wembley in London to February 22. Tickets for the original show remain valid with extra tickets plus tickets for the new dates on general sale at 10am on September 28.

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Romesh Ranganathan

Comedian Romesh Ranganathan has announced details of the Cynic’s Mixtape tour, which kicks off in Southend on September 13, 2019, with dates running through to the following year, currently ending at Hammersmith’s Eventim Apollo in London on April 18, 2020. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on September 28. Head here for pre-sale tickets.

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Also announced this week:

Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott, Peter Hook Presents Joy Division Orchestrated, Nick Mason, The Residents, Steel Panther, Powerwolf, Skindred, Melissa Etheridge, The Waterboys, Dodie, Rob Lowe, Bradley Wiggins, One OK Rock, Haiku Hands, The Twilight Sad, The Gritterman, King King, Scott Bradlee’s Postermodern Jukebox, Wet Wet Wet, Dodgy, Stiff Little Fingers, Twin Bandit, Steph Cameron, Julia Jacklin, Gavin James, Aaron Lee Tasjan, Mona, The Kingdom Choir, Vonda Shepard and Sharon Corr, The Hunna and more. Head here for more information and to find your tickets.

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The Pick Of Friday’s Tickets: Ms Lauryn Hill, Morrissey, Passenger, First Aid Kit, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Jack White and more…

MS LAURYN HILL

Ms Lauryn Hill will bring The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 20th Anniversary Tour to Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, Dublin and London, where she will play the O2 Arena, between November 23 and December 3. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on May 25. Head here for pre-sale tickets.

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MORRISSEY

The former Smiths frontman will perform homecoming concerts at Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl on July 7 and 8, with tickets on general sale at 10am on May 25 priced £65.00 plus booking fees.

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PASSENGER

The singer-songwriter, who recently returned with new single Hell or High Water, will call in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dublin, Belfast, Manchester, Birmingham, London and Brighton. Tickets are on sale at 9am on May 25.

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FIRST AID KIT

First Aid Kit have announced the Rebel Heart UK tour, with stops confirmed in Belfast, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Perth, Glasgow, Brighton, London, Newcastle, Cardiff, Birmingham and Leeds between October 22 and November 8. Support will come from the Staves. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on May 25.

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SOPHIE ELLIS-BEXTOR

The British singer will perform her hits accompanied by a full orchestra and band at London’s Royal Festival Hall on October 3, which coincides with the release of her orchestrated Greatest Hits album, ‘The Song Diaries’. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on May 25, priced from £30.00 plus booking fees. Head here for pre-sale tickets.

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JACK WHITE

The White Stripes frontman will play Brighton Centre, the O2 Academy Birmingham, the Venue in Hull, Liverpool’s Echo Arena and Edinburgh’s Usher Hall, following dates in Russia, Latvia, Poland and Germany. Tickets go on general sale at 10am on May 25.

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Also announced this week

Parquet Courts, The Joy Formidable, Echo and the Bunnymen, Mark Lanegan and Duke Garwood, Mac DeMarco, Holy Holy featuring Tony Visconti and Woody Woodmansey, Brent Cobb, Nerina Pallot, Power Trip, Knocked Loose, The Black Queen, The Picturebooks, The Sonics, Anne Marie, Yellow Days, Eden, Black Honey, WHY?, Jessie Reyez, Gomez, Striking Matches, Barry Adamson, Billy Ocean, Beth Rowley, BC Camplight, Tide Lines, Clean Cut Kid, Jake Shears, Darwin Deez, Yxng Bane, Rob Lynch, Her’s, Dermot Kennedy, Bodega, Mercury Rev, Our Girl, HRVY, Within Temptation, Sigala, Adam Ant, Bill Bailey, Adam Rowe, Mo Gilligan, Ozomatli, Welshly Arms, Sleep and more!

For more information and to find your tickets visit: http://www.stereoboard.com/ticket-news

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Pre-Sale Tickets: Ms Lauryn Hill And Sophie Ellis-Bextor

MS LAURYN HILL

Ms Lauryn Hill will bring The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 20th Anniversary Tour to Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, Dublin and London, where she will play the O2 Arena, between November 23 and December 3.

Pre-sale opens at 9am on Thursday, prior to general sale at 9am on Friday, May 25.

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SOPHIE ELLIS-BEXTOR

The British singer will perform her hits accompanied by a full orchestra and band at London’s Royal Festival Hall on October 3.

Pre-sale tickets are available now, prior to general sale at 10am on May 25, priced from £30.00 plus booking fees.

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This Week’s New Releases: Jamie T, The Divine Comedy And Angel Olsen

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If you’re having a quiet weekend after a crazy bank holiday last week you’ve got plenty to keep you occupied. Jamie T is putting out the follow up to 2014’s ‘Carry on the Grudge’, Angel Olsen is releasing ‘My Woman’ and The Divine Comedy are leading the charge with LP #11.

If you get the chance, make sure to check out the rest of our pick of this week’s new releases below.

Angel Olsen – ‘My Woman’ (Jagjaguwar)

Beach Baby – ‘No Mind No Money’ (Island)

The Divine Comedy – ‘Foreverland’ (Divine Comedy Records)

Izzy Bizu – ‘A Moment Of Madness’ (RCA)

Jamie T – ‘Trick’ (Virgin EMI)

King Creosote – ‘Astronaut Meets Appleman’ (Domino)

Sophie Ellis-Bextor – ‘Familia’ (EBGB’s and Red/Essential)

Soundwalk Collective & Jesse Paris Smith feat Patti Smith – ‘Killer Road’ (Bella Union)

The Wedding Present – ‘Going, Going…’ (Scopitones)

Wretch 32 – ‘Growing Over Life’ (Polydor)

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