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Sia - 1000 Forms of Fear (June TBA)
Whitehorse - Leave No Bridge Unburned (Feb. 2015)
The Kooks - Listen (9/2)
Annie Stela - Whiplash Blues (TBA)
Jess Klein - Learning Faith (6/24)
Stu Larsen - Vagabond (7/15)
Tiny Victories - Haunts (6/10)
How To Dress Well - What Is This Heart? (6/24)
Chatham County Line - Tightrope (5/20)
The Brian Jonestown Massacre - The Revelation (5/20)
Big Wreck - Ghosts (7/15 US, 6/10 CAN)
Levon Helm Band - Midnight Ramble Sessions III (7/1)
Old Crow Medicine Show - Remedy (7/1)
South Rail - Stars EP (5/6)
PHOX - S/T (6/24)
Sara Lowes - The Joy of Waiting (TBA)
Johnossi - Transitions (4/29)
Emma Ruth Rundle - Some Heavy Ocean (5/20)
Birdy - Fire Within (6/3 U.S.)
The Milk Carton Kids - Live from Lincoln Theatre DVD (4/29)
Bebel Gilberto - Tudo! (7/29)
Sara Swenson - Runway Lights (Summer TBA)
Challenger - Back to Bellevue (5/27)
Jay Brannan - Always, Then, and Now (7/15)
The Shilohs - S/T (5/13)
Wilsen - Magnolia EP (5/19)
Amber States - Saratoga EP (4/28)
Mimicking Birds - Eons (5/13)
Mark Chadwick (Levellers) - Moment (6/16)
Mary Gauthier - Trouble & Love (6/10)
You Are Wolf - Hawk to the Hunting Gone (5/6 UK)
Blair Dunlop - House of Jacks (5/26)
Beverly Craven - Change of Heart (6/17 UK)
Lonely the Brave - The Day's War (6/3)
Eleanor McEvoy - Stuff (5/12)
Heather Peace - The Thin Line (6/9 UK)
George Ezra - TBA (6/23 UK)
James Taylor - TBA (8/19)
Rival Sons - Great Western Valkyrie (6/10)
Meshell Ndegeocello - Comet, Come to Me (6/3)
Paul Weller - More Modern Classics (6/3)

April 22 

Black Prairie (Decemberists) - Fortune
Dwight & Nicole - Shine On
EELS - The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett
Fear Of Men - Loom
 G. Love & Special Sauce - Sugar
Hedley - Wild Life
Justin Rutledge - Daredevil (Tragically Hip Songs)
Keb' Mo' - BLUESAmericana
Little Daylight - TBA
Little Feat - Live in Holland 1976
Margot & The Nuclear So and Sos - Sling Shot to Heaven
Sharon Corr - The Same Sun
The Madden Brothers (Good Charlotte) - TBA
The Pains of Being Pure At Heart - Days of Abandon
To Kill A King - Cannibals With Cutlery (U.S.)
Tom and Hebron - Zoyugo

April 29

Amber States - Saratoga EP
Archie Powell & The Exports - Back In Black
Ben Watt - Hendra
Brigitte DeMeyer - Savannah Road (4/29)
Broken Twin - May
Caitlin Park - The Sleeper (5/2 AUS)
Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Phosphorescent Harvest
Curtis Stigers - Hooray For Lovers
Damon Albarn (Blur, Gorillaz) - Everyday Robots
Dave Keller - Soul Changes
Edward David Anderson - Lies & Wishes
Fiona Bevan - Talk To Strangers
Ghost of A Saber Tooth Tiger (Sean Lennon) - Midnight Sun
Hafdis Huld - Home
Jackopierce - Live 25
Johnossi - Transitions
Little Hurricane - Gold Fever
Pink Mountaintops - Get Back
Prefab Sprout - Crimson/Red (U.S.)
Rodrigo y Gabriela - 9 Dead Alive
Sam Morrow - Ephemeral
The Currys - Follow
The Howlin' Brothers - Trouble
 The Milk Carton Kids - Live from Lincoln Theatre DVD
The Old 97's - Most Messed Up
Tommy Malone (Subdudes) - Poor Boy
Wye Oak - Shriek 

May 6

Ben Harper/Ellen Chase-Verdries - Childhood Home
Brian Eno/Karl Hyde - Someday World
Bridie Jackson & The Arbour - New Skin
Current Swell - Ulysses
Gabrielle Aplin - English Rain EP (U.S.) 
  Gregg Allman & Various Artists - All My Friends (CD/DVD)
Gruff Rhys - American Interior
Imogen Heap - Sparks 
Jenny Scheinman - The Littlest Prisoner
Kina Grannis - Elements
Leisure Cruise (Dave Hodge, Leah Segal) - S/T
Liam Finn - The Nihilist
Lily Allen - Sheezus
Luke Elliot - Provisions
Lykke Li - I Never Learn
Natalie Merchant - S/T
Nikki Lane - All or Nothin'
Pacifika - Amor Planeta
Papercuts - Life Among the Savages
Rachel Taylor Brown - Falimy
Rae Morris - Do You Even Know? EP (UK)
Ray LaMontagne - Supernova
Roddy Frame (Aztec Camera) - Seven Dials (UK)
Sarah McLachlan - Shine On
South Rail - Stars EP
The Horrors - Luminous
Thomas Dybdahl - What's Left Is Forever (US)
Tiny Ruins - Brightly Painted One
tUnE-yArDs - Nikki Nack
Willie Watson - Folk Singer, Vol. 1
Wooden Wand - Farmers Corner
You Are Wolf - Hawk to the Hunting Gone (UK)

May 13

Amen Dunes - Love
Braid - No Coast
Carrie Elkin & Danny Schmidt - For Keeps
Collin Herring - Some Knives
Eleanor McEvoy - Stuff
Jake Bugg - Messed Up Kids EP (UK)
Jeremy Fisher - The Lemon Squeeze
Jesse Denaro - Dear, Love
Joseph Arthur - Lou (Lou Reed Tribute)
Kris Delmhorst - Blood Test
La Sera - Hour of the Dawn
Little Dragon - Nabuma Underground
Megson - In A Box 
Mimicking Birds - Eons
Mirah - Changing Light
Molly Beanland - Night Dreams
Little Dragon - Nabuma Rubberband
Nick Mulvey - First Mind
Rhodes - The Morning EP (5/11 UK)
Swans - To Be Kind 
Sylvan Esso - S/T
The Black Keys - Turn Blue
The Shilohs - S/T
The Trouble With Templeton - Rookie
Tom The Lion - Sleep
Tori Amos - Unrepentant Geraldines
Walter Martin (The Walkmen) - We're All Young Together

May 20

Bry Webb - Free Will
Cara Dillon - A Thousand Hearts (UK)
 Chatham County Line - Tightrope
Coldplay - Ghost Stories
Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes) - Upside Down Mountain
Emma Ruth Rundle - Some Heavy Ocean
Haley Bonar - Last War
Hundreds - Aftermath
Jolie Holland - Wine Dark Sea
Kenny Wayne Shepherd - Going Home
LCD Soundsystem - The Long Goodbye: Live @ Madison Sq. Garden
Malka Spigel - Gliding EP
Nightmare & The Cat - Simple
Oasis - Definitely Maybe 20th Anniv. Ed.
Phillip Phillips - Behind the Light
Smoke Fairies - S/T
Syd Arthur - Sound Mirror
The Brian Jonestown Massacre - The Revelation
The Roots - And Then You Shoot Your Cousin
Wilsen - Magnolia EP (5/18)
Yann Tiersen - Infinity

May 27

Amy LaVere - Runaway's Diary
Blair Dunlop - House of Jacks
Challenger - Back to Bellevue
John Fullbright - Songs
John Illsley (Dire Straits) - Testing the Waters
Little Barrie - Shadow
Madison - The Bright Light EP
Matthew Barber - Big Romance
Miniature Tigers - Cruel Runnings
moe. - No Guts, No Glory
Owen Pallett - In Conflict
Sharon Van Etten - Are We There
Teleman - Breakfast
The Ghost Wolves - Man, Woman, Beast
Zoe Muth & The Lost High Rollers - World of Strangers


Erlend Øye (Kings of Convenience) - Legao
Lana Del Rey - Ultraviolence

June 3

Alice Boman - EP II
BANKS - Goddess (Full Length Debut) 
Birdy - Fire Within (U.S.)
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Only Run
Echo & The Bunnymen - Meteorites (4/28 UK)
Ethan Johns - The Reckoning (Prod: Ryan Adams)
Hamilton Leithauser (The Walkmen) - Black Hours
Howling Bells - Heartstrings
James - La Petite Mort
JD McPherson - TBA
Joe Henry - Invisible Hour
Josh Record - Pillars (UK)
Kan Wakan - Moving On
Lonely the Brave - The Day's War
Matisyahu - Akeda
Meshell Ndegeocello - Comet, Come to Me
Paul Weller - More Modern Classics
Peter Murphy - Lion
Sam Smith - In the Lonely Hour
Sleep Party People - Floating
The Donkeys - Ride the Black Wave 
The Peach Kings - Mojo Thunder EP
The Pierces - Creation
The Shoe (w/ Jena Malone) - I'm OK

June 10

Bob Mould - Beauty & Ruin
Cowboy Mouth - Go
First Aid Kit - Stay Gold
Glass Aniimals - Zaba
Got A Girl - I Love You But I Must Drive Off This Cliff Now
Heather Peace - The Thin Line (UK)
Jose James - While You Were Sleeping
Jack White - Lazaretto
Mary Gauthier - Trouble & Love
O.A.R. - The Rockville LP
Passenger - Whispers
Rival Sons - Great Western Valkyrie
The Who - Quadrophenia Live In London
Tiny Victories - Haunts
Tomas Barfod - Love Me

June 17

Beverly Craven - Change of Heart (UK)
Glass Towers - Halcyon Days
Lewis Watson - The Morning
Mark Chadwick (Levellers) - Moment
The Antlers - Familiars
The Felice Brothers - Favorite Waitress      

June 24

Ed Sheeran - x (multiply)
George Ezra - TBA (UK)
How To Dress Well - What Is This Heart?
Jess Klein - Learning Faith

June TBA

Sia - 1000 Forms of Fear

July 1

Levon Helm Band - Midnight Ramble Sessions III
Old Crow Medicine Show - Remedy


Allen Stone - TBA (Summer)
Annie Stela - Whiplash Blues (TBA)
As Animals - S/T
Bebel Gilberto - Tudo! (7/29)
Ben Ottewell (Gomez) - Rattlebag (TBA)
Big Wreck - Ghosts (7/15 US, 6/10 CAN)
Charlene Soraia - Love Is The Law (TBA)
Dear Plastic - The Thieves Are Babes (TBA)
Deluka - BONDS EP (Spring TBA)
Don Henley - Cass County (TBA)
Ellis Paul - Chasing Beauty (TBA)
Empires - Orphans (TBA)
Fink - Hard Believer (7/15)
Haroula Rose - Here The Blue River (TBA)
Imelda May - Tribal (7/29)
James Taylor - TBA (8/19)
Jay Brannan - Always, Then, and Now (7/15)
Jonah Tolchin - Clover Road (Summer TBA)
Kite Club - Fresh Air for Humans (TBA)
Kris Delmhorst - Blood Test (Spring TBA)
Little Daylight - TBD (7/15)
Miranda Lee Richards - Echoes of the Dreamtime (TBA)
Morrissey - World Peace Is None of Your Business (Summer)
Nick Mulvey - First Mind (9/16 U.S.)
Peter Himmelman - The Boat That Carries Us (TBA)
Puss N Boots (Norah Jones) - No Fools, No Fun (7/15)
Rich Robinson (Black Crowes) - The Ceaseless Sight (TBA)
Sara Lowes - The Joy of Waiting (TBA)
Sara Swenson - Runway Lights (Summer TBA)
Sasha Siem - Most of the Boys (TBA)
Scott Matthews - Home Pt. 1 (TBA)
Slow Club - Complete Surrender (7/14)
Stu Larsen - Vagabond (7/15)
The Felice Brothers - Favorite Waitress
The Good Natured - Prism (Summer TBA)
The Kooks - Listen (9/2)
The Vespers - Sisters and Brothers (TBA
Tiny Ruins - Brightly Painted One (TBA)
Toby Lightman - Every Kind of People (TBA)
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Hypnotic Eye (Summer TBA)
Wakey! Wakey! - All It Takes Is A Little Love (TBA) 
 Whitehorse - Leave No Bridge Unburned (Feb. 2015)
Winterpills - Echolalia (Covers) (TBA) 
Woman's Hour - Conversations (7/15)

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DC April 10 New Release Recap

Admit need some new music. Not just some random computer streams -- though we happen to think that's a great way to discover new songs -- but a full serving of album goodness. So what's being dished up this week? Bonnie Raitt makes her long awaited return to the studio with the well-received Slipstream, Simone Felice heads out on his own with his fine new debut solo album, the heavily buzzed Alabama Shakes cover the bases with their Boys & Girls and Chi-town singer/songwriter Jenny Gillespie gives us a tasty appetizer with the new 5-track EP Belita. Also on tap: alt-pop Brits Scars on 45 finally see the U.S. release of their eponymous debut, modern, genre-busting Brit folkie Jim Moray is back with his fifth album Skulk, Canada's adventurous new art-pop trio Eight and A Half release their promising debut, Brooklynite Monica Lionheart oozes smooth, chilled out pop songs on her Indian Summer and Brendan Benson discovery Young Hines mines the retro/pop classic sound for his Give Me My Change. And don't forget the new MTV Unplugged from Florence and the Machine and worthy new releases from M. Ward, Nancy Griffith, Kat Edmondson, Amadou & Mariam, Counting Crows and Neal Casal. Click below to read more, link to DC features, streams and sites...

Simone Felice - S/T - Simone Felice has been many things -- songwriter, drummer and vocalist of The Felice Brothers, founder of The Duke and the King for starters -- but with his new debut album, he can now officially add "solo artist" to his bio. Mumford and Sons' Ben Lovett helped out with the largely self-produced album, a collection of tracks with a "ghostly and gospel-like feel", according to the press release -- and you can sense that atmosphere on the austere and rustic lead single "New York Times". Members of Mumford and Sons and The Felice Brothers guest on the project....more DC

Alabama Shakes - Boys and Girls (ATO) - Highly touted down-and-dirty blues n' soul band   turns the sweat and heat quotient up to eleven on their raucous, highly-anticipated debut album. At the ripe old age of 23, powerhouse frontwoman Brittany Howard displays remarkably gritty old soul cred as she alternately storms and caresses her way through the album's dozen roadhouse-ready tracks, from the slow grinding lead track "Hold On" to the Memphis-styled R+B of "Ain't the Same" and "I Found You." More DC

Jenny Gillespie - Belita - Looking to expand and enhance her chamber folk style, Chicago-based singer/ songwriter  traveled to New York City's Lower East Side last year to record some new tracks with multi-instrumentalist/producer Shahzad Ismaily (Jolie Holland, Bonnie Prince Billy), an invitation that came about after Ismaily discovered a Gillespie's cover of a Sam Amidon track on youtube. The starkly-rendered result is  a remarkable five-track EP that combines the atmospheric open-tuning guitar style (and eclectic melodic structures) of Joni Mitchell coupled with a rhythmic picking style Gillespie picked up studying African folk guitar...more DC

Bonnie Raitt - Slipstream - "I'm in the slipstream of all these styles of music," says , referencing the title of her first recordings in seven years. "I'm so inspired and so proud to continue these traditions, whether it's reggae or soul or blues." Forty years after her remarkable, groundbreaking debut album, the Grammy winning singer, guitarist and songwriter continues to skillfully mix things up, blurring genre boundaries and creating her own distinctive, loosely jamming sound. What she describes as the "jumpstart" of her return to the studio was her collaboration with renowned producer and solo artist Joe Henry, a session with Henry's band that yielded eight songs, four of which -- including two Bob Dylan covers from Time Out of Mind -- are included here. More DC

Scars on 45 - S/T (Chop Shop/Atlantic) - Much buzzed British indie popsters  dish up a big, decadent slice of Fleetwood Mac-ish SoCal folk/rock jangle on their U.S. debut, a rose-tinted, bell-bottomed retro celebration of gargantuan melodies, precision harmonies and plush sonic production. Trading off the male/female vocals of Danny Bemrose and Aimee Driver, lead track "Heart on Fire" even has one of those great nebulous late 70's song titles and the kind of sensitive, catchy acousticism tailor-made for entry into Grey's Anatomy soundtrack territory...more DC

Jim Moray - Skulk - Moray wants you to jettison whatever preconceptions you may have about British folk music. While much of the current nu-folk movement in the U.K. tends to be modern songwriting dressed up (or, rather, stripped down) to an intimate and acoustic nexus, Moray reverses that strategy by reimagining primarily traditional folk songs into works of elaborate and dramatic art/pop. Any strict genre borders -- pop, rock, soul and folk -- are meaningless inhibitions in Moray's world. Taking its name from the word for a collection of foxes, the self-produced fifth album offers up potpourri of eclectic tracks, moving seamlessly from reworked traditional songs to new interpretations of Fleetwood Mac's "Big Love" and Anais Mitchell's "If It's True". More DC

Eight and a Half - S/T - Broken Social Scene drummer Justin Peroff joins forces with Dave Hamelin and Liam O'Neil of The Stills for this intriguing new Canadian art-pop trio that fuses layers of eerie, beat-driven synths, washes of chiming guitar chords, looped drums and Hamelin's atmospheric tenor vocal croon. In unexpected ways, each member stretched and pushed himself out of his prior comfort zone and into wonderfully strange new directions. What was old was simply old -- and this was something fresh and different. Debut album is filled with dense, dreamy alt-pop, cacophonous blips and bleeps joining in a musical conversation that manages to be both droningly ambient -- a positive, actually -- and slyly melodic. More DC

Monica Lionheart - Indian Summer - Brooklynite Lionheart applies a luminescent trip-hop sheen to her alt-pop solo debut album, a laid-back, 2am soundtrack of chilled electro-acoustic songs streeting April 10. A producer, DJ, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Lionheart also uses her airy vocals to sublimely angelic effect on songs such as the dreamy, string-enhanced "Let Go" -- with cellist Yoed Nir (Regina Spektor, Rufus Wainwright) -- and beat-driven "Rocks to Ankles", a track that takes a while to hit its subtle melodic groove but eventually delivers a perfectly crafted chorus hook on top of some stately piano chords...more DC

Young Hines - Give Me My Change - After Brendan Benson overheard some demos being played by a painter working at his house, Georgia songwriter now finds himself with a debut album arriving via Benson's new imprint Readymade Records. Lead track "Rainy Day" has an eerie Beatle-ish ring to it, a vintage acoustic strum-fest feted with some of the most gorgeous harmonies you've heard in a while. The Lennon comparisons help define Hines' particular influences, but we're guessing there's a lot more than Brit Invasion nostalgia to be found on the forthcoming longplayer...more DC

More April 10 Releases:

Alex Winston - King Con
Amadou & Mariam - Folila
Choir of Young Believers - Rhine Gold
Clock Opera - Ways to Forget
Counting Crows - Underwater Sunshine
Curtis Salgado - Soul Shot
Dayna Kurtz - Secret Canon I/American Standard
Ed Vallance - Volcano
Emily Wells - Mama
Florence & The Machine - MTV Unplugged
Grand Duchy (Frank Black) - Let The People Speak
Hands - Massive Context EP
John Singer Sergeant (John Dufilho) - S/T
Jon Allen - Sweet Defeat
Kat Edmondson - Way Down Low
Kate McGarry - Girl Talk
Lissy Trullie - S/T
Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real - Wasted
M. Ward - A Wasteland Companion
Nanci Griffith - Intersection
Neal Casal (The Cardinals) - Sweeten the Distance
Scars on 45 - S/T
Sleepy Sun - Spine Hits
The Creepy Crawlies - Get Buried
The Mastersons - Birds Fly South
The Right Now - Gets Over You
The Strange Familiar - Chasing Shadows
Trampled By Turtles - Stars and Satellites
Various - Mercyland: Hymns for the Rest of Us
World Party - Arkeology (Box Set)


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