A Calendar Of Upcoming Album Releases

The FYI calendar of new album releases scheduled for the first quarter, plus a mention of big name artists we expect to hear from later in the year. Keep in mind that release dates are always subject to change. Happy listening!

January

 

13: USS -- New World Alphabet  (Coalition Music)

13: Measha -- Songs of Freedom (Outside)

13: Prince -- "I Would Die 4 U" 12-inch vinyl single (Warner Music)

13: Run the Jewels -- Run the Jewels 3 (Mass Appeal/RED) 

13: The xx -- I See You (XL)

13: Tom Chaplin -- The Wave (Arts & Crafts)

13: Susto – Susto (Dine Alone)

13: Bonobo -- Migration (Ninja Tune)

13: Sepultura -- Machine Messiah (Nuclear Blast)

13: Accept -- Restless & Live (Nuclear Blast)

13: Code Orange -- Forever (Roadrunner)

13: The Flaming Lips -- Oczy Mlody (Warner)

13. Leonard Cohen -- You Want It Darker vinyl (Sony)

13. Beatles -- Eight Days A Week--Touring Years Blu-ray edition (Universal)

16: Miss Tara -- Let's Live (Bonnie's Records)

17: Brothers Osborne -- It Ain't My Fault (EMI Nashville)

19: Fleece -- Voyager  (Fleece Music)

20: Danny Michel- Khlebnikov

20: HeatOvernight (the Hand Recordings)

20: Kayla LukyBack to Dirt

20: Kid Koala -- Music to Draw To: Satellite (Arts & Crafts)

20: Austra - Future Politics (Pink Fizz/Outside)

20: Abigail Lapell -Hide Nor Hair (Coax Records)

*20: Major Lazer -- Music Is the Weapon (Mad Decent)

20: Menace Beach -- Lemon Memory (Memphis Industries)

20: Mike Oldfield -- Return to Ommadawn (Virgin EMI)

20: Various -- 2017 Grammy Nominees (Atlantic)

20: John Abercrombie -- Up and Coming (ECM)

20: Pink Floyd -- The Final Cut and A Momentary Lapse of Reason (Sony): Vinyl reissues

20: Traffic -- Five Classic Albums: Mr. Fantasy, Traffic, John Barleycorn Must Die, The Low Spark Of High Heeled Boys, Shoot Out At The Fantasy Factory (Island)

21: Annihilator -- Triple Threat (UDR Music)

27: Japandroids - Near To The Wild Heart Of Life (Anti)

27: Alejandra Ribera -- The Island  (Pheromone) 

27: Andrea Ramolo - NUDA (Fontana North)

27: Tift Merritt - Stitch of the WORLD  (YepRoc).

27: Kreator -- Gods of Violence (Nuclear Blast)

27: Train -- A Girl A Bottle A Boat (Columbia)

27: Cream -- Fresh Cream 3CD+Blu-ray audio

27: Whitney Rose- South Texas Suite (Six Shooter)

27: Fancey -Love Mirage

27: Thorcraft Cobra - The Distance (Plaza Bowl)

27: Chris Gostling & the Tempo - Breathe, Blood & Tempo

27: JJ Shiplett - Something to Believe In (Warner)

TBA: Iggy Azalea -- Digital Distortion (Virgin EMI)

TBA: Fergie -- Double Duchess (Interscope)

February

3: Louise Burns -- Young Mopes (Light Organ)

3: Rose Cousins - Natural Conclusion  (Outside Music)

3: Big Wreck -- Grace Street (ole/Warner )

3: Matt Minglewood -- Fly Like Desperados (Norton)

3: Le Trouble - Making Matters Worse (Indica)

3: HomeshakeFresh Air (Sinderlyn)

3: Courage My LoveSynesthesia (Warner)

3: Sampha -- Process (Young Turks)

3: Reba McEntire -- Sing It Now, Songs of Love & Hope (Big Machine)

3: LeAnn Rimes - Remnants (RCA)

3: Judas Priest -- Turbo 30 (Sony)

3: Wyclef Jean -- J'Ouvert (Bad Boy)

3: The Bats -- The Deep Set (Flying Nun)

3: Derringer -- Complete Blue Sky Albums '76-'78 (Cherry Red)

10: Mother Mother - No Culture (Universal)

10: Leonard Cohen -- Memories audiobook & radio recordings (Sony)

10: Alison Krauss -- Windy City (Capitol)

10. David Bowie -- Sound & Vision 40th anniversary pic disc (Warner)

10: The Shins -- Heartworks (Aural Apothecary/Columbia)

10: Brett Young -- Brett Young (Republic Nashville)

10: Darin & Brooke Aldridge - Faster and Farther (Mountain Home Music)

Haydn: Complete Piano Trios, 9-CD set (Universal)

10: Leonard Bernstein -- The Composer 25-CD set (Deutsche Grammophon)

10: Chuck Prophet, Bobby Fuller Died For Your Sins (Yep Roc)

10: The Sadies - Northern Passages (Dine Alone)

10: Teen Daze Themes for Dying Earth (Flora)

10: Port Cities - Port Cities (Warner) 

14: Desiree DawsonWild Heart

17: Bill & Joel Plaskett -- Solidarity (Pheromone)

17: The Courtneys - The Courtneys II (Flying Nun)
 
17: Ryan Adams -- Prisoner (Pax Am/Blue Note)
 
17: Chip Taylor -A Song I Can Live With (Train Wreck)
 
17: The Matinee - Dancing on Your Grave (Light Organ)
 
17: Mozart’s Sister - Field of Love (Arbutus)
 
17: Sam PatchYeah You, And I (Dep Records)

 

17: Tim Darcy -Saturday Night (Jagjaguwar)

17: Age of ElectricMake a Pest a Pet vinyl reissue (We Are Busy Bodies)

17: Parallels, Metropolis (Marigold)

17: The Wild! - Wild at Heart (eOne)

24: The LuyasHuman Voicing (Paper Bag)

24: Leif VollebekkTwin Solitude (Secret City)

24: Little Big Town -- The Breaker (Capitol)

24: Pissed Jeans - Why Love Now (Sub Pop)

24: Peter Peter -  Noir Eden (Audiogram)

24: Pick a Piper -  Distance (Abandon Building)

24: The Franklin Electric -  Blue Ceilings (Indica)

TBA: Kae Sun -- Canary EP (Last Press)

March

3. Ed Sheeran -- ÷ (pronounced “divide”) (Asylum/Atlantic)

3: Jenn Grant -- Paradise (Outside)

3: Danko Jones -- Wild Cat (AFM/eOne)

3: Nelly Furtado -- The Ride (Sony)

3: Guy Clark - The King of the Texas Troubadours (Dualtone)

3: The Real McKenzies -  Two Devils Will Talk (Stomp)

3: Said the Whale - As Long as Your Eyes Are Wide (Hidden Pony)

3: Lydia AinsworthDarling of the Afterglow (Arbutus)

3: The Muffs - Happy Birthday To Me reissue (Omnivore),

10: Strongman - No Time Like Now (Sonic Unyon)

10. The Shins -- Heartworms (Sony)

10: Porter Ray - Watercolor (Sub Pop)

10: Cameron Avery -- Ripe Dreams, Pipe Dreams (Anti)

10: Amelia CurranWatershed (Six Shooter)

17: Madchild -- The Darkest Hour (Battle Axe Records)

24: Jesus & Mary Chain -- Damage & Joy (Warner)

24: Craig Finn - We All Want The Same Things  (Partisan Records)

24: Spiral Stairs - Doris and the Daggers  (Nine Mile) 

31: Said The Whale- As Long As Your Eyes Are Wide (Hidden Pony)

31: The Doors -- The Doors, 50th Anniversary 3-CD+LP (Warner)

April

7: Del Bel -- III (Missed Connection Records)

7: The Wooden Sky - Swimming in Strange Waters (Nevado Music)

7: Alex Cuba Lo Unico Constante

TBA

Drake 

Arcade Fire

Avril Lavigne

Bruce Cockburn

Broken Social Scene

Mac DeMarco

Shania Twain

Kae Sun -- Canary EP due in Feb.

Walk Off The Earth

Coldplay

U2 -- Songs of Experience

Bruce Springsteen

Fleetwood Mac

Deep Purple

Katy Perry

Marilyn Manson

The Gorillaz

Spoon

St. Vincent

Nine Inch Nails

Blondie

* Subject to change. Canadian artists in bold face

 

 

 

 

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