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New Releases (CDs + Vinyl)

ARTISTTITLELABEL
Alestorm“Voyage of the Dead Marauder” (five-song EP; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) Napalm
Timo Andres“Timo Andres: The Blind Banister” (composer-pianist’s album has been nine years in the making, featuring cellist Inbal Segev, conductor Andrew Cyr, and Metropolis Ensemble; Hear here; Download) Nonesuch
Kenny Chesney“BORN” (producer: Buddy Cannon; new single: “Thinkin’ Bout”; Hear here; Read here; Download; On Tour) Blue Chair / Warner Music Nashville
Gary Clark Jr.“JPEG RAW” (his fourth album and first in five years; guests: Stevie Wonder, George Clinton, Valerie June, Keyon Harrold, Naala; Hear here; Double Vinyl; Amazon UKDownload; Apple Music; On Tour) Warner
Kat Eaton“Honestly” (Welsh-born, London-based soul/R&B artist’s second album; new single: “Bad Advice”; Hear here; Vinyl; Amazon UKDownload; Apple Music) Reason & Rhyme
Elbow“AUDIO VERTIGO” (British rock band’s 10th album; new single: “Lovers’ Leap”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Polydor / Geffen
Sam Evian“Plunge” (producer: Evian; new single: “Wild Days”; See here; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Flying Cloud Recordings / Thirty Tigers
Sierra Ferrell“Trail of Flowers” (producers: Eddie Spear, Gary Paczosa; guests: Nikki Lane, Lukas Nelson, Chris Scruggs, Kristen Rogers; new single: “Dollar Bill Bar”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UKDownload; Apple Music; On Tour) Rounder / Concord
FLETCHER“In Search of the Antidote” (L.A.-based pop singer’s second album; new single: “Eras of Us”; See here; Target-Exclusive CD, with alternate artwork, art card and poster; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Capitol
Ghøstkid“HOLLYWOOD SUICIDE” (German metal band’s second album; new single: “FSU”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour, with Black Veil Brides, Creeper and Dark Divine) Century Media
Good Morning“Good Morning Seven” (Australian indie rock duo’s seventh album; 17-track double album written, recorded, engineered, and produced by Good Morning; new singles: “Excalibur / Toy”; See here; Blue Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour, with Waxahatachee) Good Morning Music Company Worldwide / Polyvinyl
Gossip“Real Power” (Portland pop/indie-rock trio’s sixth album and first in 12 years; producer: Rick Rubin; new single: “Crazy Again”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Columbia
Julia Holter“Something in the Room She Moves” (L.A.-based art pop artist’s sixth album; producers: Holter, Kenny Gilmore; new single: “Spinning”; See here; Double Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Domino
The Jesus and Mary Chain“Glasgow Eyes” (Reid brothers’ first album since 2017; new single: “Girl 71”; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; Rough Trade-Exclusive Black with Red, White and Blue Splatter Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Fuzz Club
Cody Jinks“Change the Game” (producer: Ryan Hewitt; guest: Pearl Aday; new single: “Sober Thing”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Amazon-Exclusive Opaque Silver Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Late August Records / The Orchard
Leaves’ Eyes“Myths of Fate” (Double CD, with bonus instrumental versions; symphonic metal band’s ninth album; producer: Alexander Krull; new single: “Forged by Fire”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; On Tour) AFM
Adrianne Lenker“bright future” (Big Thief member’s solo album; producers: Lenker, Philip Weinrobe; guests: Nick Hakim, Mat Davidson, Josefin Runsteen; new single: “Sadness as a Gift”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) 4AD
Logic1000“Mother” (Australian-born, Berlin-based producer-DJ Samantha Poulter’s debut album; guests: DJ Plead, MJ Nebreda, Rochelle Jordan, Kayla Blackmon; new single: “Every Lil'”; Hear here; Double Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Therapy / Because Music
Christian McBride & Edgar Meyer“But Who’s Gonna Play the Melody?” (new single: “Barnyard Disturbance”; Hear here; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Mack Avenue
Sam Morrow“On the Ride Here” (Americana artist’s fifth album; producer: Eric Corne; new single: “Medicine Man”; Hear here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Blue Élan
Aoife O’Donovan“All My Friends” (Grammy-winning singer-songwriter’s first self-produced album is inspired by the passage of the 19th Amendment and the evolving landscape of women’s rights in America over the past century; co-producers: Eric Jacobsen, Darren Schneider; guests: Anaïs Mitchell, Sierra Hull, Noam Pikelny, The Knights, The Westerlies, San Francisco Girls Choir, et al; new single: “All My Friends”; See here; Opaque Violet Vinyl; Amazon UKDownload; Apple Music) Yep Roc
Christian Parker“Change Is Now: A Tribute to The Byrds” (guest: pianist Earl Poole Ball, one of the original Byrds studio players; new single: “Change Is Now”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Edgewater Music Group
Charlie Parr“Little Sun” (producer: Tucker Martine; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) Smithsonian Folkways
Shakira“Las Mujeres Ya No Lloran” (Latin superstar’s first album in seven years; 17-track set includes eight songs, one remix and seven previously unreleased singles; guests: KAROL G, Rauw Alejandro, Bizarrap, Ozuna, Manuel Turizo, Fuerza Regida; Read here; Diamond Edition Vinyl; Amazon-Exclusive Sapphire Edition Vinyl; Target-Exclusive Red Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Sony U.S. Latin
Son of the Velvet Rat“Ghost Ranch” (guest: Jolie Holland; new single: “Beautiful Day”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Fluff & Gravy/ Missing Piece
Starsailor“Where the Wild Things Grow” (British indie rock quartet’s first album in six years; producer: Rick McNamara; new single: “Where the Wild Things Grow”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Starsailor / Townsend Music
The Staves“All Now” (English indie folk band’s fifth album; now a duo after the departure of Emily Staveley-Taylor, who wants to focus on her family; producer: John Congleton; new single: “I’ll Never Leave You Alone”; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) Nonesuch
Thee Sinseers“Sinseerly Yours” (So-Cal lowrider soul ensemble fronted by Joey Quinones; new single: “Can’t Do That to Her”; Hear here; Turquoise Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Colemine
Tyla“TYLA” (South African singer’s debut album; producers: Corey Marlon Lindsay-Keay, Ebenezer Maxwell, Sammy Soso, Sir Nolan; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) FAX Records / Epic
Various artists“Rosie The Musical (Oirginal Studio Cast Recording)” (Lucy Thomas stars in the title role; Amazon UK) Absolute Label Services
Rick Vito“Cadillac Man” (former Fleetwood Mac guitarist’s first album in five years; Download) Blue Heart
The Wandering Hearts“Mother” (London-based Americana trio’s third album; producer: Steve Milbourne; new single: “Letter to Myself”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; On Tour) Chrysalis
Waxahatchee“Tigers Blood” (guests: Wednesday’s MJ Lenderman, Spencer Tweedy, Megafaun’s Phil and Brad Cook; new single: “Right Back to It”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) ANTI- / Epitaph
Chris Young“Young Love & Saturday Nights” (country star’s ninth album; 18 songs; new single: “Right Now”; Read here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Sony Music Nashville

New Releases (Downloads)

ARTISTTITLELABEL
Aves (Finnish electronic pop band)“Transformations” (new single: “Not Go Home”; See here) Keiku
Brothers Osborne“Break Mine EP” (four songs; new single: “Get to Movin’ Again”; Hear here; Apple Music; On Tour) EMI Records Nashville
Matt Champion“Mika’s Laundry” (former Brockhampton member’s debut solo album; producers: Champion, Henry Kwapis, Dijon, et al; new single: “Slow Motion”; See here; Apple Music) RCA
Driftwood“December Last Call” (Upstate New York Americana band’s first album in five years; new single: “Up All Night Blues”; Hear here; Apple Music; On Tour) Driftwood
Empress Of“For Your Consideration” (guest: Rina Sawayama; new single: “Preciosa”; Hear here; Apple Music) Major Arcana / Giant Music
Lauran Hibberd“girlfriend material” (Isle of Wight power-pop artist’s second album; guest: Alex Gaskarth; new single: “mary”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Apple Music) Virgin Music
Jlin“Akoma” (featuring collaborations with Björk, Kronos Quartet, and Philip Glass; new single: “Summon”; Hear here; CD out April 5; Gold Vinyl) Planet Mu
KANAK“On the Outside” (New Jersey rock band’s seven-song EP; producer: Ed Stasium; new single: “Not Right Now”; See here; Apple Music) Pop clique music / The Orchard
Joyner Lucas“Not Now I’m Busy” (new single: “Best For Me,” feat. Jelly Roll; Hear here; See here; Apple Music; On Tour) Twenty Nine Music Group / Tully
Newmoon“Temporary Light” (new single: “Eternal Fall”; See here; Vinyl; Apple Music) Quiet Panic / Manifesto
Nourished by Time“Catching Chickens” (five-song EP; new single: “Hand On Me”; See here; Apple Music) XL Recordings
SiR“Heavy” (guests: Anderson .Paak, Ty Dolla $ign, Ab-Soul, Isaiah Rashad, Scribz Riley; new single: “Karma”; See here; Read here) Top Dawg Entertainment
1010benja“Ten Total” (Tulsa-born singer-songwriter and producer’s debut album; new single: “Peacekeeper”; See here; Apple Music) Three Six Zero Recordings
Rosie Tucker“UTOPIA NOW!” (producers: Wolfy, Tucker; new single: “Paperclip Maximizer”; See here) Sentimental
The Veronicas“Gothic Summer” (Australian pop twins’ sixth album; producer: John Feldmann; See here; Read here; Blue Vinyl and Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Green Vinyl out April 26; Amazon UK; Apple Music; On Tour) Big Noise Music Group

Reissues (CDs + Vinyl)

ARTIST TITLE LABEL
Alice Coltrane “The Carnegie Hall Concert” (Double CD; previously unreleased recording of a 1971 concert, featuring Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp, Jimmy Garrison, Cecil McBee, Ed Blackwell, et al; original multi-track recording was commissioned by Impulse but wasn’t released at the time; See here; Double Vinyl; Download) Verve / UMe
The Contractions “1980” (14-track live compilation; Hear here; Download) Liberation Hall
The Cure “Paris (30th Anniversary Expanded Edition)” (1993 live album; remastered by Robert Smith and Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios, with two bonus tracks, “Shake Dog Shake” and “Hot Hot Hot!!!”; Double Vinyl; Download; Merch) Rhino / Elektra
Chaka Khan “Chaka” (1978 debut solo album, featuring “I’m Every Woman”; remastered; Vinyl) Rhino / Warner
Lobo “The Collection: Volume 2” (two-CD set includes the albums “A Cowboy Afraid of Horses,” “Come With Me” and “Lobo,” featuring Top 40 hits “Don’t Tell Me Goodnight” and “Where Were You When I Was Falling in Love,” with seven non-LP singles) Classics
Looper “Up a Tree (25th Anniversary Edition)” (1999 debut album; with remixes, reworks, new sleeve notes and alternative artwork; Hear here; Vinyl; Download released on March 8) Mute
Pearl Harbour “Don’t Follow Me, I’m Lost Too (Expanded Edition)” (1980 album; with six bonus tracks; Purple Grape Vinyl, with four bonus tracks) Liberation Hall
Shakin’ Street “Scarlet: The Old Waldorf, August 1979” (previously unrelease live set, recorded by KALX disc jockey and producer Terry Hammer; Hear here; Ruby Red Vinyl; Download) Liberation Hall
Status Quo “The Early Years 1966-69” (five-CD box set; Amazon UK) BMG Rights Management
Various artists “I See You Live on Love Street: Music From the Laurel Canyon 1967-1975” (three-CD, 72-song clamshell box set; Read here; Amazon UK) Grapefruit / Cherry Red
Tammy Wynette “You Brought Me Back (Expanded Edition)” (1981 album; remastered, with five bonus tracks; Amazon UK) Morello

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