Music Monday: This Week's New Albums and Videos

  • Publish Date: November 18, 2013
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This week's new releases

Each title listed below will go on sale beginning Tuesday, November 19 unless otherwise indicated. The week's most noteworthy releases are starred.

Beady Eye Be
U.S. release
Blood Orange Cupid Deluxe
Jake Bugg Shangri La
Eric Clapton/Various Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 2xCD/2xDVD/2xBlu-ray
Eric Clapton-led concert at Madison Square Garden also includes performances by Vince Gill, Los Lobos, John Mayer, The Robert Cray Band, Gary Clark Jr., and more
Daughtry Baptized
Death Grips No Love Deep Web
First official CD release of 2012 album
Ejecta Dominae
The Entrance Band Face the Sun LISTEN (CoS)
Five Finger Death Punch The Wrong Side of Heaven & the Righteous Side Of Hell, Vol. 2 LISTEN (iTunes)
Fleetwood Mac Boston 3xCD
Live set recorded during a three-night stand in Boston in February 1970; newly remastered
Ghost B.C. If You Have Ghost EP LISTEN (CoS)
Five-song set produced by Dave Grohl
King Crimson USA CD+DVD
40th anniversary edition; DVD adds three alternate mixes of the album
M83 You and the Night OST
Digital-only release this week; CD due next year
Magik Markers Surrender to the Fantasy
Nickelback The Best Of Nickelback Volume 1
Optimistically titled greatest hits collection
Mark Orton Nebraska OST
Amanda Palmer & Neil Gaiman An Evening With Neil Gaiman & Amanda Palmer
A Perfect Circle Three Sixty
Greatest hits collection
Public Service Broadcasting Inform - Educate - Entertain
Rush Clockwork Angels Tour DVD/Blu-ray
Mick Turner Don't Tell the Driver LISTEN (NY Times)
Solo album from the Dirty Three member
Various Arrested Development OST
Includes music and original songs from every season of the Fox/Netflix television series
Various Decca Sound: The Analogue Years Box set
Limited edition 54-disc set includes all albums released by the label during the rise of stereo recording in the 1950s
Various The Hunger Games: Catching Fire OST LISTEN (iTunes)
Music by The National, Coldplay, The Lumineers, The Weeknd, Phantogram, and more
Various Rockin' Legends Pay Tribute to Jack White
Kurt Vile and the Violators it's a big world out there (and i am scared) EP
Seven-track EP (six previously unreleased) recorded during the same sessions as Wakin on a Pretty Daze, which is being re-released today as well in a deluxe edition (which tacks on the EP)
John Williams The Book Thief OST
Yo Gotti I Am
Yo La Tengo Fade 2xCD
Deluxe reissue of 2013 album adds a disc of outtakes and alternate versions

More streaming and downloadable new music

Neneh Cherry
TRACK "Blank Project" streaming at Soundcloud.
Death Grips
ALBUM Government Plates available as a free download; also streaming at Soundcloud.
Disclosure + Nile Rodgers
TRACK "Together" streaming at Soundcloud.
Katy B
TRACK "Crying for No Reason" streaming at Soundcloud.
TRACK "Ali & Matthias" streaming at Soundcloud.
Mark Kozelek
TRACK "I Know" streaming at Soundcloud.
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks
TRACK "Lariat" streaming at YouTube (lyric video).
Maximo Park
TRACK "Brain Cells" downloadable from NME.
ALBUM Jetlag streaming until its 11/26 release at NPR.
The Orwells
TRACK "Dirty Sheets" (new single) streaming at Soundcloud.
TRACK "Human Drama" streaming at Soundcloud.
TRACK "Da Bourgeoisie" streaming at Soundcloud.
TRACK "Something In My Heart" streaming at YouTube.
ALBUM Fellow Travelers streaming until its 11/26 release at NPR.
TRACK "Cash In" streaming at Soundcloud.
Teengirl Fantasy
ALBUM Nun streaming through 11/25 at Pitchfork.
TRACK "Know Bout Me" (feat. Jay-Z and Drake) streaming at Soundcloud.

On TV this week (new episodes only)

  • Monday: Fall Out Boy (Kimmel), Luscious Jackson (Letterman), Bonnie Raitt (Fallon), St. Lucia (Carson Daly)
  • Tuesday: Capital Cities (Carson Daly), Cut Copy (Fallon), Daughtry (Kimmel), Flo Rida (Arsenio), Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite (Leno), Lissie (Conan), The Neighbourhood (Letterman; also Live on Letterman webcast at 8p ET/5p PT)
  • Wednesday: Chvrches (Kimmel), Imelda May (Leno), M.I.A. (The Colbert Report), Jessie Ware (Conan), Charlie Wilson (Fallon)
  • Thursday: The Blank Tapes (Carson Daly), Julian Lennon (Leno), Letlive (Carson Daly), Pusha T (Kimmel), Sleigh Bells (Fallon), Yo Gotti (Arsenio)
  • Friday: Babyface & Toni Braxton (Arsenio), Cassadee Pope (Leno), J. Roddy Walston & The Business (Letterman)
  • Saturday: HAIM (Saturday Night Live)

The latest music videos

Queens of the Stone Age, "The Vampyre of Time and Memory":

Interactive version viewable here

Phoenix, "Chloroform" [directed by Sofia Coppola]:

M.I.A., "Y.A.L.A.":

Blood Orange, "Time Will Tell":

Lily Allen, "Hard Out Here":

The Beatles, "Words of Love":

A$AP Rocky, "Phoenix" [starring Michael K. Williams]:

Run the Jewels feat. Big Boi, "Banana Clipper":

Rihanna, "What Now":

Wampire, "The Hearse":

Austra, "Forgive Me" [NSFW]:

Julianna Barwick , "The Harbinger":

Rilo Kiley, "Emotional":

In the studio / coming soon

  • Roger Waters has been in the studio recording his first solo rock album in over two decades. - Rolling Stone
  • Neneh Cherry's first solo album in 16 years, the Four Tet-produced Blank Project, drops February 25th.
  • U2 is looking at an April release for their Danger Mouse-produced album. - Billboard
  • Wig Out at Jagbags, the upcoming Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks album, has been given a January 7 release date. - Matador
  • Maximo Park's next album, Too Much Information, is out February 3rd in the UK.
  • A new Bruce Springsteen single might be headed to stores next week. - Rolling Stone
  • Among next Friday's numerous Record Store Day releases from The Flaming Lips is the band's track-for-track remake of the Stone Roses' debut album. - Rolling Stone

Visit Metacritic's Album Release Calendar for a full listing of upcoming release dates, updated daily.

Tours and festivals

  • Arcade Fire will be touring arenas from March through August of next year. A timely gap in their April schedule suggests a Coachella appearance as well. - Billboard
  • Broken Bells kick off a short tour at the end of February. - Pitchfork
  • Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds will tour North America next summer. - Pitchfork
  • London Grammar head to North America in the spring. - CoS
  • Oneohtrix Point Never have a handful of dates planned for the winter. - CoS
  • Trey Anastasio Band hit the road in January. - Pollstar
  • Washed Out will be on the road this winter. - Pitchfork

Comments (1)

  • AmbivalentLife  

    "Optimistically titled greatest hits collection" made me laugh more than it should have.

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