Last Friday's album releases
The full-length debut from artist/producer Michael Volpe features A$AP Rocky, Vince Staples, Kelela, Lil B, and members of Alt-J and Future Islands.
Additional new releases last week
- -(16)- Lifespan of a Moth
- Abra Princess EP
- Angelic Milk Teenage Movie Soundtrack EP
- Ash Koley Elements
- Jeff Beck Loud Hailer
- Jherek Bischoff Cistern
- Blood Red Throne Union of Flesh and Machine
- Blu & Nottz Titans In The Flesh EP
- Brand New 3 Demos, Reworked EP LISTEN (Bandcamp)
- Charlotte Cardin Big Boy
- Con Brio Paradise
- Darkstar Made To Measure EP
- Dirty Heads Dirty Heads
- Doolin Doolin
- Dreezy No Hard Feelings
- The Earls Of Leicester Rattle & Roar
- Fialta Shadow of a Drought
- Flava D Fabriclive 88
- Flowdan Disaster Piece
- GL Touch
- Good Charlotte Youth Authority
- Hater Hater
- Heaven for Real Kill Your Memory
- Heliotropes Over There That Way
- Inkke Secret Palace EP
- Joy Of Nothing EP
- Kidz Bop Kids Kidz Bop 32
- Michael Kiwanuka Love & Hate
- MJ Guider Precious Systems
- NEEDTOBREATHE H A R D L O V E
- Aaron Neville Apache
- No Joy Drool Sucker EP
- nonkeen Oddments Of The Gamble
- Nurse With Wound Dark Fat
- Jack & Amanda Palmer You Got Me Singing
- Prairie Empire The Salt
- Psalm Zero Stranger to Violence
- Omar Rodríguez-López Sworn Virgins
- First of 12 (!) solo albums coming out in 2016
- The Paranoid Style Rolling Disclosure
- Sadat X Agua
- Seedna Forlorn
- Snoop Dogg Coolaid
- CD release
- The Temperance Movement White Bear
- Steven Tyler We’re All Somebody From Somewhere
- Country album serves as Tyler's solo debut
- Various Ghostbusters OST
- Various The Music of DC Comics: Volume 2
- Year of Glad I Don’t Know Where I Am Either EP
- Frank Zappa The Crux of the Biscuit
Frank Zappa Frank Zappa for President
- Pair of releases compile previously unreleased materials from the vault
- Z-Ro Drankin' & Drivin'
Coming Friday 7/22 (notable releases):
- The Amazing Ambulance LISTEN (NPR)
- Blut Aus Nord Codex Obscura Nomina
- Connections Midnight Run
- Floating Points Kuiper EP
- Gucci Mane Everybody Looking
- Guests include Kanye West and Young Thug
- Heavy Drag Sábana Ghost
- Hari Kondabolu Mainstream American Comic
- Comedy album
- MSTRKRFT Operator
- Pan Sonic Atomin Paluu (Return Of The Atom) OST
- Lou Rhodes theyesandye
- Fourth solo set for the Lamb singer
- Sango And Dave B Tomorrow LISTEN (NPR)
- Yeesh Confirmation Bias LISTEN (AV Club)
- Full album release calendar >
Stream upcoming albums and new tracks
- Against Me!
- TRACK "333" streaming at YouTube.
- The Bad Plus
- TRACK "The Beautiful Ones" (Prince cover) streaming at Stereogum.
- Banks & Steelz
- TRACK "Speedway Sonora" streaming at SoundCloud.
- Beach Slang
- TRACK "Punks in a Disco Bar" streaming at Pitchfork.
- Morgan Delt
- TRACK "The System Of 1000 Lies" streaming at YouTube.
- Flock of Dimes
- TRACK "Semaphore" streaming at SoundCloud.
- Hiss Golden Messenger
- TRACK "Biloxi" streaming at YouTube.
- Hanni El Khatib
- TRACK "No Way" streaming at Bandcamp.
- PJ Harvey
- TRACK "Guilty" (new non-album track) streaming at YouTube.
- TRACK "Safe and Sound" streaming at YouTube and available as a free download at the official band site.
- TRACK "CRZY" streaming at YouTube.
- Jamie Lidell
- TRACK "Walk Right Back" streaming at YouTube (lyric video).
- Katy Perry
- TRACK "Rise" streaming at YouTube.
- Britney Spears
- TRACK "Make Me..." (feat. G-Eazy) streaming at YouTube.
- Thee Oh Sees
- TRACK "The Axis" streaming at Stereogum.
- TRACK "Superlove" streaming at YouTube.
- Touché Amoré
- TRACK "Displacement" streaming at Stereogum.
- TRACK "Cowboys or Indians" streaming at Spotify.
- TRACK "Locator" downloadable at the official band site.
On TV this week (new episodes only)
- Monday: The Last Bandoleros (Kimmel), Maren Morris (Meyers), Troye Sivan (Fallon), SWMRS (Corden)
- Tuesday: Alessia Cara (Meyers), Domo Genesis ft. Anderson .Paak (Kimmel), Lukas Graham (Fallon), NAF (Colbert)
- Wednesday: A$AP MOB (Fallon), Culture Club (Kimmel), Royal Headache (Meyers)
- Thursday: case/lang/veirs (Colbert), Celine Dion (Fallon), Colin Hay (Kimmel), "Weird Al" Yankovic (Conan)
- Friday: Celine Dion (Today)
Recent artist and industry news
- Suicide frontman Alan Vega died last week at the age of 78. Read a statement from Henry Rollins.
The latest music videos
Ty Segall, "Californian Hills":
Emily King, "BYIMM" (starring Tituss Burgess):
Factory Floor, "Ya":
Metronomy, "Night Owl" (directed by Quentin Dupieux):
Banks, "Fuck With Myself":
Death Grips, "Eh":
Mudcrutch, "I Forgive It All" (starring Anthony Hopkins):
M.I.A., "Go Off":
In the studio / coming soon
- M.I.A.'s new (and possibly final) album has been titled AIM, and is set for a September 9 release.
- AlunaGeorge's new album I Remember has been given a September 16 release date.
- Merge will release a new Hiss Golden Messenger album, Heart Like A Levee, on October 7th.
- Against Me! return with Shape Shift With Me on September 16th. Frontwoman Laura Jane Grace will also release a memoir, TRANNY: Confessions of Punk Rock’s Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout, on November 15th.
- A new Jamie Lidell album, Building a Beginning, arrives on October 14th.
- Broken Social Scene are currently at work on a new album, which will be their first since 2010. No release date has been announced.
- Queens of the Stone Age plan to begin recording a new album before the end of the year. - Stereogum
Visit Metacritic's Album Release Calendar for a full listing of upcoming release dates, updated daily.