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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This Week’s New Releases: Taylor Swift, Cheap Trick And Max Richter

People have been waiting a long time for some of this week’s records. Taylor Swift has released a completely re-recorded version of her 2008 album ‘Fearless’, which also includes previously unreleased songs written during the same sessions.

Cheap Trick, meanwhile, have finally followed up 2017’s ‘We’re All Alright!’ and Max Richter has put out the follow-up and a companion piece to 2020’s ‘Voices’.

Fancy something else? Head below.

Balmorhea – ‘The Wind’ (Deutsche Grammophon)

Benny Sings – ‘Music’ (Stones Throw)

Cheap Trick – ‘In Another World’ (BMG)

Clamm – ‘Beseech Me’ (Meat Machine)

Declan O’Rourke – ‘Arrivals’ (Warner)

Ed Cosens – ‘Fortunes Favour’ (Distiller)

Luke Bryan – ‘Born Here Live Here Die Here’ (Capitol Nashville)

Matthew E. White and Lonnie Holley – ‘Broken Mirror: A Selfie Reflection’ (Spacebomb/Jagjaguwar)

Max Richter – ‘Voices 2’ (Universal)

Miguel – ‘Art Dealer Chic 4’ EP (ByStorm/RCA/Sony)

Muttering – ‘Don’t Think About It’ EP (Failure By Design)

The Orb – ‘Abolition Of The Royal Familia (Guillotine Mixes)’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Orions Belte – ‘Villa Amorini’ (Jansen)

PONY – ‘TV Baby’ (Take This To Heart Records)

The Reds, Pinks and Purples – ‘Uncommon Weather’ (Tough Love)

Silver Synthetic – ‘Silver Synthetic’ (Third Man Records)

Spirit of the Beehive – ‘Entertainment, Death’ (Saddle Creek)

Struggle Jennings – ‘Troubadour Of Troubled Souls’ (Angels and Outlaws)

Taylor Swift – ‘Fearless (Taylor’s Version)’ (EMI)

Winds – ‘Look At The Sky’ (Natural Music)

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This Week’s New Releases: Demi Lovato, The Fratellis And The Snuts

What a week! Demi Lovato has dropped her first album in nearly four years, The Snuts have put out their first, and The Fratellis have finally followed up 2018’s ‘In Your Own Sweet Time’.

Not your cup of tea? There’s more below.

Demi Lovato – ‘Dancing With the Devil…The Art of Starting Over’ (Island)

The Drums – ‘Mommy Don’t Spank Me’ (Island)

Dry Cleaning – ‘New Long Leg’ (4AD)

Du Blonde – ‘Homecoming’ (Daemon T.V)

The Fratellis – ‘Half Drunk Under A Full Moon’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Ġenn – ‘Liminal’ (Everything Sucks)

GHLOW – ‘Slash and Burn’ (PNKSLM)

Godspeed You! Black Emperor -‘G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END!’ (Constellation)

Hey, King! – ‘Hey, King!’ (Anti-)

iLL BLU – ‘The Bluprint’ (Sony)

Kelly Price – ‘Grace’ EP (Capitol)

Luca Yupanqui – ‘Sounds Of The Unborn’ (Sacred Bones)

The Snuts – ‘W.L.’ (Parlophone)


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This Week’s New Releases: Evanescence, Carrie Underwood and Serpentwithfeet

It’s another mixed bag this week! Evanescence have finally followed up 2017’s ‘Synthesis’, Carrie Underwood has released her eighth album, and Serpentwithfeet has dropped his highly anticipated sophomore LP. Still want more? Head south.

24KGOLDN – ‘El Dorado’ (Records/Columbia)

’68 – ‘Give One Take One’ (Cooking Vinyl)

AJR – ‘OK Orchestra’ (Black Butter)

The Antlers – ‘Green To Gold’ (Transgressive)

Ben Howard – ‘Collections From The Whiteout’ (Island)

Black Spiders – ‘Black Spiders’ (Dark Riders)

Bull – ‘Discover Effortless Living’ (EMI/Young Thug)

Cabaret Voltaire – ‘Dekadrone’ (Mute)

Carrie Underwood – ‘My Savior’ (EMI)

Citizen – ‘Life In Your Glass World’ (Run For Cover)

Death From Above – ‘Is 4 Lovers’ (Spinefarm Records)

Esther Rose – ‘How Many Times’ (Father/Daughter Records)

Evanescence – ‘The Bitter Truth’ (Columbia)

Jane Getter Premonition – ‘Anomalia’ (Esoteric Antenna / Esoteric Recordings)

Joe Strummer – ‘Assembly’ (BMG)

John Smith – ‘The Fray’ (Commoner/Thirty Tigers)

Liquid Tension Experiment – ‘LTE3’ (InsideOut)

Neil Young – ‘Young Shakespeare (Live)’ (Reprise)

NF – ‘CLOUDS (The Mixtape)’ (NF Real)

Noga Erez – ‘Kids’ (City Slang)

Real Estate – ‘Half A Human’ (Domino)

Sara Watkins – ‘Under The Pepper Tree’ (New West)

Serpentwithfeet – ‘Deacon’ (Secretly Canadian)

Skeggs – ‘Rehearsal’ (Loma Vista)

Smith/Kotzen – ‘Smith/Kotzen’ (BMG)

Suzi Quatro – ‘The Devil In Me’ (Steamhammer/SPV)

STR4TA – ‘Aspects’ (Brownswood)

Tomohawk – ‘Tonic Immobility’ (Ipecac)

Tune-Yards – ‘Sketchy.’ (4AD)

Wheel – ‘Resident Human’ (OMN)

Writhing Squares – ‘Chart For The Solution’ (Trouble In Mind)

Xiu Xiu – ‘Oh No’ (Polyvinyl)



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This Week’s New Releases: Lana Del Rey, Black Honey And Saxon

The name on everyone’s lips this week is Lana Del Rey, as her highly anticipated ‘Chemtrails Over The Country Club’ album has finally arrived. Also out today is Black Honey’s sophomore LP and Saxon’s follow-up to 2018’s ‘Thunderbolt’.

Fancy something else? Head below for more new music.

A.A. Williams – ‘Songs From Isolation’ (Bella Union)

Andrew Farriss – ‘Andrew Farriss’ (BMG)

Arcade Fire and Owen Pallett – ‘Her – OST’ (Sony)

Austin Meade – ‘Black Sheep’ (Snakefarm)

Bandokay, Double LZ and OFB – ‘Drill Commandments’ (Rattrap Ent)

Bell Orchestre – ‘House Music’ (Erased Tapes)

Black Honey – ‘Written & Directed’ (Foxfive)

Chad VanGaalen – ‘World’s Most Stressed Out Gardener’ (Sub Pop)

Death Blooms – ‘Fuck Everything’ EP (Adventure Cat)

Friedberg – ‘Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah’ EP (Marathon)

Jon Batiste – ‘We Are’ (Verve)

Lana Del Rey – ‘Chemtrails Over The Country Club’ (Polydor)

Loretta Lynn – ‘Still Woman Enough’ (Sony)

Middle Kids – ‘Today We’re The Greatest’ (Lucky Number)

The Midnight – ‘Horror Show’ EP (Counter)

Mint Julep – ‘In A Deep and Dreamless Sleep’ (Western Vinyl Records)

Mono – ‘Beyond the Past: Live in London with the Platinum Anniversary Orchestra’ (Temporary Residence)

Morgan Wade – ‘Reckless’ (Ladylike Records/Thirty Tigers)

New Pagans – ‘The Seed, The Vessel, The Roots and All’ (Big Scary Monsters)

Papa Roach – ‘Greatest Hits, Vol.2: The Better Noise Years 2010-2020’ (Better Noise)

Ringo Starr – ‘Zoom In’ EP (Universal)

Sam Smith – ‘Love Goes: Live At Abbey Road Studios’ (Capitol)

Saxon – ‘Inspirations’ (Silver Lining)

Serj Tankian – ‘Elasticity’ EP (BMG)

Triptides – ‘Alter Echoes’ (Alive Records)

Ultravox – ‘Live At The Rainbow – February 1977 (Island)

William Doyle – ‘Great Spans Of Muddy Time’ (Tough Love)

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This Week’s New Releases: Rob Zombie, Tom Grennan and Selena Gomez

This week is a mixed bag if we ever saw one! Rob Zombie has released the face-melting follow-up to 2016’s ‘The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser’, Tom Grennan has dropped his highly anticipated second album, and Selena Gomez has unveiled her debut Spanish-language EP.

You want more? Head below for the rest of this week’s new releases.

Allie Crow Buckley – ‘Moonlit and Devious’ (Allie Crow Buckley)

Blake Mills and Pino Palladino – ‘Notes With Attachments’ (Verve/UMG/Impulse!)

The Brand New Heavies – ‘Shibuya 357 (Live In Tokyo 1992)’ (Acid Jazz)

Central Cee – ‘Wild West’ (Central Cee)

Chez Kane – ‘Chez Kane’ (Frontiers)

Dead Poet Society – ‘-!-‘ (Universal)

Do Nothing – ‘Glueland’ EP (Exact Truth)

Grouplove – ‘This Is This’ (Atlantic)

The Horrors – ‘Lout’ EP (Wolf Tone)

Joshua Bassett – ‘Joshua Bassett’ EP (Warner)

Justin Courtney Pierre – ‘An Anthropologist On Mars’ EP (Epitaph)

Mark Dillons – ‘1918’ (Royal Potato Family)

Nubiyan Twist – ‘Freedom Fables’ (Strut)

Rob Zombie – ‘The Lunar Injection Kool Aid Eclipse Conspiracy’ (Nuclear Blast)

Selena Gomez – ‘Revelación’ EP (Interscope)

Sunburned Hand of the Man – ‘Pick A Day To Die’ (Sunburned Hand of the Man)

Sunstorm – ‘Afterlife’ (Frontiers)

Thunder – ‘All The Right Noises’ (BMG)

Tiggs Da Author – ‘Blame It On The Youts’ (Alacran)

Tom Grennan – ‘Evering Road’ (Insanity)

Valerie June – ‘The Moon and Stars: Prescriptions For Dreamers’ (Concord/Fantasy)

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This Week’s New Releases: Kings Of Leon, A Day To Remember And Zara Larsson

The new releases keep rolling out, and we are loving it! Kings Of Leon are back with the long-awaited follow-up to 2016’s ’Walls’, A Day To Remember have put out their seventh studio album, and Zara Larsson has returned with her third.

Not your bag? There’s plenty more to spin below.

A Day To Remember – ‘You’re Welcome’ (Fueled By Ramen)

Alex Bleeker – ‘Heaven On The Faultline’ (Nightbloom)

Alyssa Trahan – ‘Baby Blues & Stilettos’ (117)

Arab Strap – ‘As Days Get Dark’ (Rock Action)

Barbarossa – ‘Love Here Listen’ (Memphis Industries)

Bernice – ‘Eau de Bonjourno (Figureight Records/Telephone Explosion)

BirdPen – ‘All Function One’ (BirdPen)

Charlotte Lawrence – ‘Charlotte’ EP (Atlantic)

Chase Atlantic – ‘Beauty In Death’ (Fearless/Concord)

Denzel Curry and Kenny Beats – ‘Unlocked 1.5’ (PH/Loma Vista/Concord)

DMA’s – ‘Live At Brixton’ (BMG)

Elizabeth & the Catapult – ‘Sincerely, e’ (Compass)

Field Works – ‘Cedars’ (Temporary Residence)

Fyfe Dangerfield – ‘The Birdwatcher’ EP (The state51 Conspiracy Ltd)

Gabrielle – ‘Do It Again’ (BMG)

Genesis Owusu – ‘Smiling With No Teeth’ (House Anxiet/Ourness)

Ian Sweet – ‘Show Me How You Disappear’ (Polyvinyl)

Jane Weaver – ‘Flock’ (Fire)

Kings Of Leon – ‘When You See Yourself’ (RCA)

Mason Hill – ‘Against The Wall’ (7HZ Productions Ltd)

Monowhales – ‘Daytona Beach’ (Monowhales/True Records)

Natty Wylah – ‘BRUCE (mixtape)’ (Gecky)

Painted Shrines – ‘Heaven and Holy’ (Woodsist)

Rare Americans – ‘Rare Americans 2’ (Independent)

Ron Gallo – ‘PEACEMEAL’ (New West)

The Vaccines – ‘Cosy Karaoke, Vol.1’ EP (Super Easy/AWAL)

Visionist – ‘A Call To Arms’ (Mute)

Zara Larsson – ‘Poster Girl’ (Ten/Epic/Sony)

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This Week’s New Releases: Nick Cave And Warren Ellis, Julien Baker and Alice Cooper

What a week! We were surprised with a collaborative album from Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, Julien Baker has followed up 2017’s ’Turn Out The Lights’, and legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper has released his album that was inspired by the early ’70’s rock scene in Detroit.

Fancy something else? There’s plenty more to tickle your fancy below.

Alice Cooper – ‘Detroit Stories’ (earMUSIC)

Anneke Van Giersbergen – ‘The Darkest Skies Are The Brightest’ (InsideOut)

Architects – ‘For Those That Wish To Exist’ (Epitaph)

The Black Crowes – ‘Shake Your Money Maker (30 Anniversary Deluxe)’ (Universal)

Bonnie Tyler – ‘The Best Is Yet To Come’ (earMUSIC)

Cloud Nothings – ‘The Shadow I Remember’ (Carpark Records)

Craig Finn – ‘All These Perfect Crosses’ (Partisan)

Epica – ‘Omega’ (Nuclear Blast)

Evergrey – ‘Escape Of The Phoenix’ (AFM Records)

François & the Atlas Mountains – ‘Banane Bleue’ (Domino)

Joanna Connor – ‘4801 South Indiana Avenue’ (Keeping The Blues Alive Records)

Joseph Williams – ‘Denizen Tenant’ (Mascot/The Players Club)

Julien Baker – ‘Little Oblivions’ (Matador)

Karima Walker – ‘Waking the Dreaming Body’ (Keeled Scales)

Lost Horizons – ‘In Quiet Moments’ (Bella Union)

Lucy Spraggan – ‘Choices’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Maxïmo Park – ‘Nature Always Wins’ (Prolifica/[PIAS])

Melvins – ‘Working With God’ (Ipecac)

Neil Young and Crazy Horse – ‘Way Down In The Rust Bucket (Live)’ (Reprise)

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis – ‘Carnage’ (Goliath Ent/AWAL)

Payroll Giovanni and Cardo – ‘Another Day Another Dollar’ (BYLUG Ent)

Willie Nelson – ‘That’s Life’ (Legacy/Sony Music)

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This Week’s New Releases: Ghetts, Tash Sultana And The Hold Steady

This week there’s plenty of new releases for your listening pleasure. Grime superstar Ghetts has dropped a new album featuring collaborations with the likes of Pa Salieu, Ed Sheeran, Giggs, Dave, Skepta, Jaykae, Emeli Sandé, Wretch 32, Moonchild Sanelly, and Stormzy.

Multi-instrumentalist Tash Sultana, meanwhile, has put out their second LP, and rock veterans The Hold Steady have dropped their eighth.

Still want more? How about a deluxe edition of Ariana Grande’s ‘Positions’ featuring new tracks, or an expanded edition of Haim’s ‘Women In Music Pt III’ featuring Taylor Swift and Thundercat? Fill your boots below.

AJR – ‘Way Less Sad’ EP (Black Butter)

Alexander 23 – ‘Oh no, Not Again!’ EP (Interscope)

Amy Shark – ‘Love Songs Ain’t For Us’ EP (Wonderlick/Sony Australia)

Another Michael – ‘New Music and Big Pop’ (Run For Cover)

Ariana Grande – ‘Positions (Deluxe)’ (Republic Records)

A. Smyth – ‘Last Animals’ (Lover Records)

Beaux – ‘A Love Letter To The Moments Spent Outside’ (Dirty Hit)

Cameron Graves – ‘Seven’ (Artistry/Mack Avenue)

Cassandra Jenkins – ‘An Overview on Phenomenal Nature’ (Ba Da Bing Records)

Christian Cohle – ‘Holy Trouble’ (N-6 Records)

CJ – ‘Loyalty Over Royalty’ (Warner)

The Damn Straights – ‘The Damn Straights’ EP (The Bastion Music Group)

Edie Brickell and New Bohemians – ‘Hunter and the Dog Star’ (Shuffle Records/Thirty Tigers)

Ghetts – ‘Conflict Of Interest’ (Warner)

Haim – ‘Women In Music Pt III (Expanded Edition)’ (Universal)

The Hold Steady – ‘Open Door Policy’ (Positive Jams)

Ivory Lane – ‘Confetti’ EP (Villa 40)

Katy Kirby – ‘Cool Dry Place’ (Keeled Scales)

Kelly Rowland – ‘K’ EP (KTR Records INC)

Lael Neale – ‘Acquainted With Night’ (Sub Pop)

Lava La Rue – ‘Butter-Fly’ EP (Marathon)

Lyle Workman – ‘Uncommon Measures’ (Blue Canoe)

Mogwai – ‘As The Love Continues’ (Rock Action/Temporary Residence)

Mr Eazi – ‘Something Else’ EP (Banku/emPawa)

nothing, nowhere. – ‘Trauma Factory’ (Fueled By Ramen/Elektra)

Pauline Anna Storm – ‘Angel Tears In Sunlight’ (RVNG Intl)

Ricky Warwick – ‘When Life Was Hard & Fast’ (Nuclear Blast)

Sal Dulu – ‘Xompulse’ (Sal Dulu)

SG Lewis – ‘Times’ (PMR/EMI)

Smith & Burrows – ‘Only Smith & Burrows Is Good Enough’ (Smith & Burrows/[PIAS])

Tash Sultana – ‘Terra Firma’ (Lonely Lands/Mom + Pop Music)

Tindersticks – ‘Distractions’ (Lucky Dog/City Slang)

Trippie Redd- ‘Pegasus: Neon Shark vs Pegasus Presented By Travis Barker’ (1400 Entertainment/TenThousand Projects)

Wallows – ‘Remote (Deluxe’ (Atlantic/WEA/Warner)

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This Week’s New Releases: Pale Waves, The Pretty Reckless And Claud

What a week for new music! Pale Waves have released their second album, The Pretty Reckless their fourth, and Claud has put out her debut full-length on Phoebe Bridgers’ label Saddest Factory.

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

Arc Of Life – ‘Arc Of Life’ (Frontiers)

The Band – ‘Stage Fright (Deluxe Remix 2020)’ (Capitol)

Claud – ‘Super Monster’ (Saddest Factory)

Death by Unga Bunga – ‘Heavy Male Insecurity’ (Jansen)

Django Django – ‘Glowing In The Dark’ (Because Music)

James Walsh – ‘Small Illusions’ (James Walsh)

JPEGMAFIA – ‘EP2!’ (EQT Recordings/Republic Records/UMG)

Love and Death – ‘Perfectly Preserved’ (Earache)

Mush – ‘Lines Redacted’ (Memphis Industries)

Nonconnah – ‘Songs for and About Ghosts’ (Ernest Jenning)

Pale Waves – ‘Who Am I?’ (Dirty Hit)

Pentatonix – ‘The Lucky Ones’ (RCA)

The Pretty Reckless – ‘Death By Rock and Roll’ (Century Media)

Rat Columns – ‘Pacific Kiss’ (Tough Love)

R+R=Now – ‘R+R=Now Live’ (Blue Note)

The Rubens – ‘0202’ (Humming)

Sia – ‘Music (Songs From And Inspired By The Motion Picture)’ (Atlantic)

Slowthai – ‘TYRON’ (Method Records/Interscope/AWGE)

Various artists – ‘Judas and the Black Messiah: The Inspired Album’ (Six Course Music Group/RCA)

Virginia Wing – ‘private LIFE’ (Fire Records)

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