Lindy Vopnfjörd  Photo: Jen Squires
Lindy Vopnfjörd Photo: Jen Squires

FYI Schedule of Upcoming Releases, May 22, 2020

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases continue. Notables this week include Steve Earle. Tim Burgess, Dennis DeYoung, Indigo Girls, Russ, Margo Price, and Maelstrom.

The strong Canadian contingent is led by Lindy Vopnfjord (pictured), Jordan Klassen, Carly Rae Jepsen, Owen Pallett, Evangeline Gentle, Ken Yates, Lynn Jackson, Jeff Healey, Dylan Menzie, and Twin Kennedy.

 

May

19: Russ - Shake The Snow Globe (Columbia Records)

20: Cola WarsS/T (murderecords)

21: Carly Rae Jepsen - Dedicated: Side B  (604)

22: Ken YatesQuiet Talkers 

22: Tim Burgess- I Love The New Sky   (Bella Union)

22: The Dirty Clergy - In Waves 

22: Lynn Jackson - Lionheart (Busted Flat Records)

22:  Chouk Bwa & The Ångströmers- Vodou Alé (Bongo Joe)

22:  Nichole Wagner - Dance Songs For the Apocalypse

22: Jordan Klassen - Tell Me What To Do

22: Ethiopian & Gladiators-  Dread Prophecy (Omnivore via Nighthawk Records)

22: Kidbug - S/T (Joyful Noise Recordings)

22: Jarrod Dickenson -  Ready The Horses 

22: Various Artists - Love Lives On 

22: Margo Price - Perfectly Imperfect at The Ryman  ( Bandcamp)

22 Iron City Houserockers -Have a Good Time (But Get Out Alive)

22: Phil Ochs - The Best Of the Rest: Rare and Unreleased Recordings (MVD)

22: Indigo Girls - Look Long (Rounder)

22: Nichole Wagner -Dance Songs For the Apocalypse

22: Dennis DeYoung - 26 East, Vol. 1.   (Frontiers Music Srl)

22: Roadside Graves - That's Why We're Running Away (Don Giovanni)

22: Owen Pallett - Island (Secret City)

22:  Plague Years - Circle Of Darkness  (Entertainment One)

22: The Airborne Toxic Event - Hollywood Park (Rounder Records)

22: Steve Earle & the Dukes - Ghosts of West Virginia (New west)

22: Jeff Healey - Heal My Soul - Deluxe edition (Eagle Rock)

22: Lemaitre - JGM EP (Substellar Records)

22: Roadside Graves -That's Why We're Running Away (Don Giovanni)

22: Dylan Menzie  - Lost In Dreams 

22: DIE KREATUR - Panoptikum ( Napalm Records)

22: Twin Kennedy - Homebound EP

22: Lindy Vopnfjörd - State of the Heart

22: Maelstrom- Of Gods And Men

22: Evangeline Gentle You And I (Sonic Unyon Records)

22: Mike Plume Lonesome Stretch of Highway'(Royalty Records)

29: New Found Glory - Forever + Ever x Infinity (Hopeless Records)

29: Protomartyr -  Ultimate Success Today (Domino)

29: Lou Canon - Audomatic Body  (Paper Bag)

29: Jade HairpinsHarmony Avenue (Arts & Crafts)

29: Strictly Elizabeth - Shelter in Place 

29: Diplo - Diplo Presents Thomas Wesley Chapter 1: Snake Oil

29: Young & Heartless- $ERMON

29: Allan Holdsworth - Frankfurt 86  (Manifesto Records)

29: Ro James - Mantic (ByStorm Entertainment/RCA Records) 

29: Starpainter - Bury Me By My Family

29: Royal CanoeGlacial  (Paper Bag Records)

29: Sweet Whirl- How Much Works (Chapter Music)

29:  Mirabelle -Late Bloomer (Simone Records)

29: Jaime Wyatt - Neon Cross

29: Beth Ann Cole - Perhaps the Gods Of Love

29: Marin Patenaude - Sight Unseen (Still Records)

29: Dive Index -  Waving At Airplanes 

 29: Sleepless Nights- Every Word Is A Trap

29: Dre Island - Now I Rise (DubShot Records and Kingston Hills Entertainment)

29: Grave Digger - Fields Of Blood

29: Vandenberg -  2020 (Mascot)

29: G.F. Patrick - One Town Over (Need To Know Records)

29: Rush -  Permanent Waves 40th-anniversary edition (Mercury/UMC)

29: Bad Moves- Untenable (Don Giovanni Records)

 29: Painted Zeros -When You Found Forever (Don Giovanni Records)

June

5: Powerwolf- Best Of The Blessed (Napalm Records)

5: Amnesia Scanner - Tearless

5: Soft Plastics - 5 Dreams (Paper Bag Records)

5: Mt. Joy - Rearrange Us (Dualtone)

5:  Muzz  - S/T (Matador) 

5: Discovery Zone- Remote Control (Mansions and Millions)

5: Philip Rambow - The Rebel Kind 3 CD  (Cherry Red Records)

5: Quest Ensemble The Other Side

5: Sarah Jarosz- World On The Ground (Rounder Records)

5: Turkeyfoot - Promise of Tomorrow 

5: Kyle Avallone - Last Minute Man  (Taxi Gauche Records)

5: Aārp- Propaganda  (InFiné)

5: Chloe x Halle - Ungodly Hour (Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia Records)

5: C. Diab -  White Whale  (Injazero Records)

5: Used Cassettes - S/T

5: Staples Singers -  Let’s Do It Again: Sound Track and Pass It On (Omnivore Recordings) 

5: Camille Delean - Cold House Burning  (E-Tron Records)

5: Roly Porter - Kistvaen (Subtext Recordings)

5: Michael Nau- Demo Versions, 2014 to 2017 (Suicide Squeeze)

5: Heavy Hearts - Room With A View 

5: Shaw & Grossfeldt- Klavier (Drone)

5:  Paisley Fields  - Electric Park Ballroom (Don Giovanni Records)

5: Heidi Newfield - The Barfly Session
 
5:  The Grizzled Mighty -  Confetti Teeth
 
5: Bruno Major - To Let a Good Thing Die (AWAL)
 
5: Casa Loma -This is Coping EP (Pure Noise Records)
 
5: Michael Kaeshammer - Boogie On The Blues Highway (True North)
 
5: Mark Olson and Ingunn Ringvold - Magdalen Accepts the Invitation (Fiesta Red Records)
 
5: Kaleo - Surface Sounds
 
10:  The Texas Gentlemen Floor It!  (New West Records)
 
11:Taggart & Torrens - Bahds  (Dine Alone Records)
 
12: Black Orchid Empire - Semaphore

12: Sammy Brue - Crash Test Kid 

12: Gone West -  Canyons

12: BPMD -American Made (Napalm Records)

12: Orlando Weeks-  A Quickening ( Play It Again Sam)

12: HiFiLo - Speak Your Name

12: Andrea & Mud - Bad News Darlin' 

12: Rachel Beck - Stronger Than You Know

12: Teghan Devon - Little Lion

12: Liam Gallagher - MTV Unplugged (Warner)

12: Mondo Cozmo - New Medicine (Last Gang Records)

12: Junior Byles -  Rasta No Pickpocket ( Omnivore via Nighthawk Records)

12: Deep Purple - Whoosh!

12: Magnus Karlsson's Free Fall-  We Are The Night (Frontiers Music Srl)

12: Jehnny Beth - To Love Is To Live (A&C)

12: Bazarian - Sight Lines

12: BPMD –  American Made (Napalm Records)

12:  Electric Mob - Discharge (Frontiers)

19: Phoebe Bridgers -  Punisher (Dead Oceans)

19: Permanent Collection - Nothing Good Is Normal 

19: Leni Stern  -

19: Jill BarberEntre Nous  (Outside Music)

19: Compro Oro ft. Murat Ertel & Esma Ertel-Simurg’ (Sdban Ultra)

19: Mong Tong 夢東 - Mystery  (Guruguru Brain)

19: Brian Wilson & Van Dyke Parks - Orange Crate Art, reissue  (Omnivore Recordings)

19: Cro-Mags - In The Beginning

19: Johnny Burgin  - No Border Blues (Delmark Records)

19: The National -  High Violet (Expanded 3LP Edition)  (4AD)

19: Scarlet Pleasure - Garden (Copenhagen Records)

19: The Microdance- Our Love Noire (Somewherecold Records)

19: Permanent Collection -  Nothing Good Is Normal

19: Bob Dylan - Rough and Rowdy Ways (Columbia)

19: Loviet - Everyone Knows The Thrill...

19: Jess Knights - Best Kind of Light

19: Protest the Hero - Palimpsest 

19: Zoon - Bleached Wavves (Paper Bag Records)

19: Julian Taylor - The Ridge

19: Braids Shadow Offering ( Secret City Records)

19: Mushroomhead - A Wonderful Life (Napalm Records)

19: John Legend- Bigger Love (Columbia Records)

19:  Shred Kelly  - Like A Rising Sun (DevilDuck Records) 

19: Beyond the Black -  Hørizøns

19: Poirier Soft Power

20: Craig Finn - All These Perfect Crosses (Partisan Records)

22: Ethiopian & Gladiators -  Dread Prophecy (Omnivore via Nighthawk Records)

22: The Dirty Clergy - In Waves (Cornelius Chapel Records)

23: Selci  - A Soft Place (Ocean Records)

26: Jasmine Dreame Wagner- Switchblade Moon EP (National Gold)

26: FEUERSCHWANZ  - Das Elfte Gebot

26: Pottery - Welcome To Bobby’s Motel (Royal Mountain Records/Partisan)

26:Corb Lund- Agricultural Tragic (Warner)

26: Tenille Townes The Lemonade Stand (Columbia Nashville/RCA Records)

26: Mike Ruby - You Wrote These Songs via AWAL

26: Dirt Reynolds - S/T

26: Ahab - Live Prey (Napalm Records)

26: Dirty Projectors - Flight Tower

26: Melissa Sullivan - Late Last Night Out 

26: Maceo Parker - Soul Food - Cooking with Maceo - The Funk Garage / Mascot Label GroupVizzTone 

26: Thad Cockrell -  If in Case You Feel the Same (ATO)

26: Staples Singers - Family Tree, Unlock Your Mind (Omnivore)

26: Park Hye Jin - How can I  (Ninja Tune)

29: David Strickland - Spirit Of Hip Hop (Entertainment One)

29: Ben Kunder- Searching For The Stranger 

July

3: Divahn - Shalhevet

3: A.A. Williams Forever Blue - Bella Union

3: Keleketla - S/T ( Ninja Tune)

10: Nobody's Girl - S/T ( Lucky Hound Music)

10: Michael Grant & The Assassins - Always The Villain (Frontiers Music Srl)

10: The Midnight -  Monsters (Counter Records)

10: The Flamin' Groovies - Now

10: Stan Simon - Songs From Strange Places (Slammin Media)

10: Tokyo Motor Fist - Lions (Frontiers Music srl)

10:  Enuff Z’nuff - Brainwashed Generation

10: July Talk -Pray For It (Sleepless/BMG)

10: Ray Wylie Hubbard & Ashley McBryde - Outlaw Blood 

10: Julianna Barwick - Healing Is A Miracle (Ninja Tune)

10: Fast Friends  HI T LO IQ  (Dine Alone Records)

10: Tim Baker  Survivors. (Arts & Crafts)

17: Dark Sarah - Grim (Napalm)

17: Jenny Banai - inherited couchwalker

17: Protomartyr - -Ultimate Success (Domino) 

17:  Lianne La Havas - S/T (Nonesuch Records)

17: Crack Cloud  PAIN OLYMPICS (Meat Machine )

17: Rumahoy -  Time II: Party  (Napalm Records)

17: Bronson - S/T

17: Anthony Garcia - Acres of Diamonds

20: Troy Junker - The Path 

⁣24: Howling - Colure (Counter Records) 

24: Nelson Kempf - Family Dollar

24: MisterWives - Superbloom ( Fueled By Ramen)

24: Courtney Marie Andrews- Old Flowers (Fat Possum Records)

24: Jessy Lanza All The Time (Hyperdub)

31: Dizzy- The Sun and Her Scorch  (Royal Mountain Records)

31: Alex Izenberg  - Caravan Château  (Weird World / Domino)

31: Dee Snider - For The Love of Metal Live Album & DVD/Blu-Ray  (Napalm Records)

August

7: Heaps - What Is Heaps?

7: Gold Star Gold Star - Introducing… Gold Star Gold Star

7: Avatar - Hunter Gatherer  (eOne)

7: The Flamin' Groovies - Jumpin' In the Night

14: Robby Krieger - The Ritual Begins At Sundown (The Players Club/Mascot Label Group)

14: Katy Perry  (Capitol Records.)

14:  Kathleen Edwards - Total Freedom (Dualtone Records/Entertainment One).

21 - Bebel Gilberto - Agora [PIAS] Recordings)

21: Everything Everything  - Re-Animator

21: No Joy - (Hand Drawn Dracula)

25: Haley Blais - Below The Salt (Tiny Kingdom)

September

4: Oh Susanna- Sleepy Little Sailor - deluxe reissue (MVKA)

18: Rich Aucoin - United States (Haven Sounds)

October

2: Matt Berninger –Serpentine Prison (Book Records)

9: Devildriver - Dealing With Demons I (Napalm Records)

16: Malin Pettersen -  Wildhorse

30: Draconian -  New Epos, Under a Godless Veil! (Napalm Records)

31: Riell - Paradise 

February

5: Nobody's Girl - S/T ( Lucky Hound Music)

* Canadian releases are in red

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