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New albums out today: James Vincent McMorrow, MUNA, Soccer Mommy, Automatic, Zola Jesus & more

New albums out today: James Vincent McMorrow, MUNA, Soccer Mommy, Automatic, Zola Jesus & more

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Here’s a rundown of new releases on DSPs and physical releases in record shops this week.


James Vincent McMorrow – The Less I Knew

The first of two albums released by the Dublin singer-songwriter this year. ‘Hurricane’.


MUNA – MUNA

Phoebe Bridgers’ collaborators turn in their alt-pop third album album. ‘Silk Chiffon’.


Soccer Mommy – Sometimes, Forever

Third album from Nashville alt-indie songwriter Sophie Allison. ‘Feel It All The Time’.


Automatic – Excess

LA new-wave post punk band’s second album on Stones Throw. ‘Skyscraper’.


Zola Jesus – Arkhon

For her sixth album, Nika Roza Danilova ceded full control in favour of collaboration with Randall Dunn (Sunn O))) , the film Mandy) and drummer and percussionist Matt Chamberlain, and unearths buried tools for bearing grief, loss, and disappointment in the process. ‘Lost’.


GIVĒON – Give Or Take

R&B artist’s debut album. Saw a bit of him at Primavera Sound, it was FINE. ‘Unholy Matrimony’.


Regina Spektor – Home, before and after

Spektor’s first album in six years. ‘Raindrops’.


Various Artists – ELVIS (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Nothing screams Elvis more than a compilation of tracks featuring Eminem, Doja Cat, Diplo, Denzel Curry and Stevie Nicks right? It’s a Baz Luhrmann movie.


Joan Shelley – The Spur

Kentucky folk singer-songwriter. Title track.


Lupe Fiasco – DRILL MUSIC IN ZION

That title is really something.


Empress Of – Save Me EP

New short collection of alt-pop music from one of our favs. ‘Cry For Help’


Lakker – LKRTRX006

Latest EP from the Irish/Berlin electronic duo. “Inspired by Meshuggah, pure data, Jeff Mills, Andy Stott & Theo Parrish (among others).” Bandcamp.

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Ngoni Egan – Re Teng

Five-track EP from Rotterdam via Dublin DJ and producer drawing on his roots from Botswana to Fingal. Bandcamp.


Madonna – Finally Enough Love: 50 Number Ones

A collection of remixes from Madge’s career including older 7″ remixes along with more modern ones from Honey Dijon, David Morales, Aviici and more.


Wolf Alice – Blue Lullaby

Yes, it’s lullaby versions of Wolf Alice songs on an EP.


Homeboy Sandman – I Can’t Sell These

Mixtape from the Brooklyn rapper. Bandcamp.


The Brian Jonestown Massacre – Fire Doesn’t Grow on Trees

New album from the rock’n’rollers. ‘Wait A Minute (2:30 to be exact)’


Phil Lynott & Thin Lizzy – Songs For While I’m Away + The Boys Are Back In Town Live At The Sydney Opera House October 1978

Pairing the acclaimed Phil Lynott documentary with a renowned live concert film, the set will be available as a 2xDVD+CD and Blu-ray+DVD+CD (with the Phil Lynott documentary on the Blu-ray).


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