Tuesday Update Sufjan Stevens, PJ Harvey, Flaming Lips, bdrmm.

This Is The Kit (Competition), Daniel Avery, The Charlatans, Paul Weller, Hania Rani, Woods, A.A. Williams.

Headlines

  • YES! Sufjan Stevens has announced the highly anticipated follow-up to the amazing ‘Carrie & Lowell’. It’s on limited-clear vinyl & includes inserts & a booklet.
  • Win a hand-written lyric sheet & test pressing simply by pre-ordering the latest This Is The Kit album.
  • Hand-Picked Pre-Orders. Ft. Daniel Avery, Prince, PJ Harvey, Flaming Lips & much more...

New music

  • Young Yorkshire bdrmm shoegazers bdrmm’s debut album finally drops. Ones to watch for sure!
  • There’s a handful of the gorgeous Dinked sets from Little Kid left. Ace ghostly slowcore FFO Mount Eerie, Sufjan, Sun Kil Moon et al. 
  • Psych folk group Woods’ excellent new album is here.
  • First music in a whopping 11 years from art pop group The Fiery Furnaces.
  • Paul Weller is back with an eclectic & experimental album which will be a surprise to many.
  • Gorgeous classical/ambient from Hania Rani. Order before Friday to win a test pressing!
  • Noveller’s latest bridges the gap between Eno’s ambient & Sonic Youth’s grainy noise.
  • El Paso psych rock group Holy Wave return.
  • Prince Fatty presents a dubwise reversion of a Kraftwerk classic.
  • Keleketla!Coldcut produce an Afrobeat album with the best South African musicians around, plus Shabaka Hutchings & late legend Tony Allen.
  • Dream pop, post-rock, modern classical & more define the debut release from A.A. Williams.
  • Psychedelic beats & dissociating electronics from influential producer Clams Casino.
  • Pretty Sneaky. Ultra-mysterious release of dub techno & breaks.
  • Melt Yourself Down. Hurrah, it’s here!
  • Lithics. More art pop mischievousness & post-punk.
  • Mulatu Astatke & Black Jesus Experience. Funk, jazz, African music & more groove-heavy delights.
  • Riot grrrl & lean alt. rock meet on Dream Wife’s anticipated second.
  • Greg Foat. He’s as prolific as Ty Segall is this one.
  • Post-punks Pozi name their album after a bus route. You Manchester lot need to do a ‘192’ one.
  • Omar S returns with his throwback Detroit techno & house, complete with a hilarious title. Who will be the first to write a record called ‘F. Norman Records’?
  • Commodo. Fresh EP from one of the best in the bass music business.
  • Completed shortly before his untimely death, this one’s the final work from Ras G.

Re-issues

  • The Charlatans. You’d be bananas not to get it...
  • Epic45. CD repress featuring bonus tracks & a 16-page booklet.
  • Rare Lebanese album from Fairuz via WeWantSounds.
  • Underrated roots cut from reggae legend Max Romeo.
  • Couple of krautrock classics from Embryo
  • Streets of Rage. One of those videogame soundtracks which works incredibly well as a stand-alone.
  • Kankyō Ongaku. Repress of the super-successful compilation of Japanese pop & ambient.
  • Pulsallama. Perhaps Danny Brown’s incredible sample of theirs led to a revival.
  • This gem of psychedelic, ambient minimal synth from Saskia is unearthed.
  • Jazz-funk-fusion excursion from the underrated Oliver Nelson.
  • David Dondero looks a bit like Paul Dano or Panda Bear on that sleeve doesn’t he?
  • Experience Unlimited. Funk diamond from the Washington group.
  • The Times. Cream of the crop single from the 60s loving 80s indie group.
  • Two releases from Swiss jazzers Boillat Thérace Quintet are on the table.
  • Good news soundtrack fans, as a lot of limited colour Ennio Morricone’s are set to land.
  • Orange marble vinyl reissue from 2005 era I Am Kloot.
  • Klaus Doldinger’s score to the classic ‘Das Boot’ comes to wax.
  • Ceaser Frazier. Thumbs up for the soul singer here.

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Featured albums

Sufjan Stevens
This Is The Kit
Hampshire & Foat
Pretty Sneaky
Klaus Doldinger
Holy Wave
Boillat Thérace Quintet featuring Benny Bailey
Boillat Thérace Quintet
The Fiery Furnaces
Omar S
Ras G
David Dondero
The Times
Lithics
Commodo
Experience Unlimited
Saskia
Oliver Nelson
Little Kid
Prince Fatty
The Charlatans
Pulsallama
Keleketla!
A.A. Williams
epic45
Pozi
Fairuz
Greg Foat
bdrmm
Noveller
Woods
Dream Wife
Hania Rani
Melt Yourself Down
Mulatu Astatke & Black Jesus Experience
Clams Casino
Paul Weller
Max Romeo
Various
Ceaser Frazier
Yuzo Koshiro
Embryo
Embryo
I Am Kloot