This Week’s New Releases: Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds, Angel Olsen, City And Colour

There are some lovely records arriving this week. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds have put out the follow-up to 2016’s ‘Skeleton Tree’, having only announced it last week, Angel Olsen has offered up LP #4, and Dallas Green has treated us to his sixth City and Colour album.

Head below to check out the rest of this week’s new releases.

Angel Olsen – ‘All Mirrors’ (Jagjaguwar)

Bedouin Soundclash – ‘MASS’ (Mr Bongo/Easy Star/Sony Canada)

City and Colour – ‘A Pill For Loneliness’ (Still)

Danny Brown – ‘uknowhatimsayin¿’ (Warp Records)

The Darkness – ‘Easter Is Cancelled’ (Cooking Vinyl)

Dermot Kennedy – ‘Without Fear’ (Riggins Recording Limited)

DIIV – ‘Deceiver’ (Captured Tracks)

FEET – ‘What’s Inside Is More Than Just Ham’ (Clapped Records)

Finneas – ‘Blood Harmony’ EP (OYOY)

Gesaffelstein – ‘NOVO SONIC SYSTEM’ EP (Columbia)

Halfnoise – ‘Natural Disguise’ (Lab Records)

Jvck James – ‘Detour’ EP (Vibe Out Records)

King Nun – ‘Mass’ (Dirty Hit)

Maisie Peters – ‘It’s Your Bed Babe, It’s Your Funeral’ (Atlantic)

The Menzingers – ‘Hello Exile’ (Epitaph)

Micah Erenberg – ‘Love Is Gonna Find You’ (Sleepless)

Mika – ‘My Name Is Michael Holbrook’ (Republic)

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – ‘Ghosteen’ (Ghosteen Ltd)

Nine Below Zero – ‘Avalanche’ (Zed via Absolute)

OMD – ‘Souvenir’ (Virgin EMI)

Oscar Jerome – ‘Live In Amsterdam’ (Caroline International)

Sabrina Claudio – ‘Truth Is’ (SC Entertainment)

Simple Minds – ‘Live In The City Of Angels’ (BMG)

Summer Walker – ‘Over It’ (Love Renaissance (LVRN)/Interscope Records/Polydor)

Swim Deep – ‘Emerald Classics’ (Pop Committee/Cooking Vinyl)

Toxic Holocaust – ‘Primal Future: 2019’ (Entertainment One)

Wilco – ‘Ode To Joy’ (dBpm)

Wildwood Kin – ‘Wildwood Kin’ (Sony)

William DuVall – ‘One Alone’ (DVL Recordings)

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This Week’s New Releases: U2, Van Morrison And Miguel

Okay, it’s December 1 and pretty much everywhere has started winding down in the run up to Christmas, not the below acts though! Among the list is a new Van Morrison record, U2’s follow up to 2014’s ‘Songs of Innocence’ and Miguel’s new LP, which boasts appearances by Travis Scott, Rick Ross, Quin, Kali Uchis, J. Cole and Salaam Remi.

Andy Grammer – ‘The Good Parts’ (S-Curve Records/Umg)

Bruce Foxton and Russell Hastings – ‘From The Jam – Live!’ (Basstone via Absolute)

Canterbury Cathedral Girls’ Choir – ‘Christmas With Canterbury Cathedral Girls’ Choir’ (Decca)

Chief Keef – ‘The Dedication’ (Rbc Records)

Chris Stapleton – ‘From A Room: Volume 2’ (Decca/Mercury Nashville)

The Eskies – ‘And Don’t Spare The Horses’ (Parochial Dancehall Records)

Five Finger Death Punch – ‘A Decade Of Destruction’ (Eleven Seven)

Glassjaw – ‘Material Control’ (Century Media)

Jennifer Ann – ‘Take Me Home’ EP (Jennifer Ann Music)

Midge Ure – ‘Orchestrated’ (BMG)

Miguel – ‘War & Leisure’ (RCA)

New Order – ‘NOMC15’ (Mute)

Nicholas Krgovich – ‘In An Open Field’ (Tin Angel)

Pitbull – ‘Greatest Hits’ (Mr. 305/Polo Grounds/RCA)

The Skids – ‘Scared To Dance [Box Set]’ (Caroline)

Stealers Wheel – ‘The A&M Years’ (Caroline)

Steven Wilson – ‘Last Day Of June’ OST (Caroline International)

The Sweet – ‘The Polydor Albums’ (Caroline)

Tommy Blaize – ‘Life & Soul’ (UMOD)

U2 – ‘Songs Of Experience’ (Island)

Van Morrison – ‘Versatile’ (Caroline/Exile)

Wilco – ‘A.M.’ (Deluxe) and ‘Being There'(Deluxe) (Rhino)

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This Week’s New Releases: Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, M.I.A And Bastille

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The calibre of releases this week is outstanding. You’ve got a new Nick Cave & the Band Seeds record, which arrives following the premiere of their new film, One More Time With Feeling – we saw it, it’s amazing!, Jack White is putting out a career-spanning rarities record and M.I.A is finally following up 2013’s ‘Matangi’.

If none of that tickles your fancy there are plenty more to sink your teeth into below, including Bastille, Gavin DeGraw, KT Tunstall, Norma Jean, Twin Atlantic and Wilco.

Bastille – ‘Wild World’ (Virgin EMI)

Gavin DeGraw – ‘Something Worth Saving’ (RCA)

Grouplove – ‘Big Mess’ (Canvasback/Atlantic)

Jack White – ‘Jack White Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016’ (XL)

KT Tunstall – ‘KIN’ (Virgin)

Local Natives – ‘Sunlit Youth’ (Infectious)

M.I.A. – ‘A.I.M’ (Interscope)

Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds – ‘Skeleton Tree’ (Bad Seed Ltd)

Norma Jean – ‘Polar Similar’ (Solid State)

Okkervil River – ‘Away’ (ATO Records)

Teenage Fanclub – ‘Here’ (PeMa)

The Ramona Flowers – ‘Part Time Spies’ (Distiller Records)

Twin Atlantic – ‘GLA’ (Sony/Red Bull)

Wilco – ‘Schmilco’ (Epitaph)

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Rod Stewart Returns To #1 On Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart

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Veteran rocker Rod Stewart has knocked 5 Seconds Of Summer off the top spot and made it to #1 on Stereoboard’s Hot Ticket Chart. Following closely behind and moving up one space from last week are U2. Coming in at #3, #5 and #11 are chart newcomers Elton JohnNoel Gallagher and Simply Red.

One Direction and Years and Years are holding strong in the same positions as last week. Meanwhile, Billy ConnollyMichael McIntyre  and The 1975, among others, are slowly making their way down the chart.

On sale this week are Macklemore and Ryan LewisChris CornellSuedeElvis Costello and Wilco. Check back in with us next week to see if any of them made the top 20 or knocked Rod off the top spot.

1. Rod Stewart
2. U2
3. Elton John
4. Dynamo
5. Noel Gallagher
6. One Direction
7. Billy Connolly
8. Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse
9. Years and Years
10. Mumford and Sons
11. Simply Red
12. MTV EMA Awards
13. Halsey
14. 5 Seconds Of Summer
15. Kevin Hart
16. Little Mix
17. Catfish And The Bottlemen
18. Michael McIntyre
19. Bob Dylan
20. The 1975

On sale in the next week – can they break the top 20?

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