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New to the Airwaves – Out Today!

New to the Airwaves – Out Today

By: Sheila Walsh & Dianna Augustine

Bye bye, dear February, and hello, March! Though February was kind, we’re hoping March steps it up with the musical release. We need more pop (Or is that just us…)! Nevertheless, we love Fridays because there’s always something we end up loving. This week’s most anticipated record: Soccer Mommy. Y’all, if you haven’t heard the last few singles, you are MISSING OUT.

This week we’ve got some much anticipated arrivals that has us tapping our toes, crossing our arms, and screeching, “Finally!” We’re sure you can see which ones we think you should grab and which ones we think may deserve a pass… Dive in at your own risk, and let’s hear your picks!

**All dates are for U.S. releases unless otherwise noted. Dates are subject to change.


Affasia – Adrift in Remorse (Transcending Records)

All We Are – Sunny Hills (Acoustic)  (Double Six Records)

Ancst – Ghosts of the Timeless Void (Lifeforce)

Andrew W.K. – You’re Not Alone (Sony)

Annie Lennox – Diva (Vinyl Reissue) (Sony Legacy)

Annie Lennox – Medusa (Vinyl Reissue) (Sony Legacy)

Anna von Hausswolff – Dead Magic (City Slang)

Apathy – The Widow’s Son (Dirty Version)

Arjun – Closer to Home (Island UK)

Barbagallo – Danse Dans Les Ailleurs (Arista France)

Black Moth – Anatomical Venus (Spinefarm)

The Breeders – All Nerve (4AF)

Bright City – Still: Volume 2 (Integrity Music)

Buffalo Tom – Quiet and Peace (Schoolkids Records)

Camp Cope – How To Socialise & Make Friends (Run For Cover)

Colin Hay [Men at Work] –Fierce Mercy (Compass Records)

Cut Chemist Die Cut (A Stable Sound)

Dead Meadow – The Nothing They Need (Xemu Records)

Dick Stusso – In Heaven (Hardly Art)

DJ Taye – Still Trippin’ (Hyperdub)

Donovan Wolfington – WAVES (Community Records)

Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – Riddles (Carpark Records)

FF5 – El compadre EP (Curb Records)

Gwenno – Le Kov (Heavenly Recording)

Haley Heynderickx – I Need to Start a Garden (Mama Bird Recording)

Heaven – All Love is Blue (Little Cloud Records)

Ilsa – Corpse Fortress (Relapse)

Iron Reagan/Gatecreeper – Split (Relapse)

Jackson MacIntosh – My Dark Side (Sinderlyn)

Joan Baez – Whistle Down The Wind (Independent)

Jonathan Wilson – Rare Birds (Bella Union)

Kate Toupin (formerly of Houndmouth) – Moroccan Ballroom (Toupin Music Inc.)

Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette – After the Fall (ECM Records)

Larry June – You’re Doing Good – EP  (Warner Brothers)

Lost Girls – Feeling (Smalltown Supersound)

Lucius – Nudes (Mom + Pops)

Lucy Dacius – Historian (Matador)

The Men – Drift (Sacred Bones Records)

MercyMe – I Can Only Imagine (Fair Trade/Columbia)

Michael Schenker Fest – Resurrection (Nuclear Blast)

Moaning – Moaning (Sub Pop)

Moby – Everything Was Beautiful,And Nothing Hurt (MUTE)

Moss Kena – Found You In 06 (Ministry of Sound Recordings/Colt Club Records)

Mt. Joy – Mt. Joy (Dualtone Music)

Ness Nite – Dream Girl (POW Recording)

Oceans Of Slumber – The Banished Heart (Century Media)

Park Jiha – Communion (Tak:til)

Peggy Gou – Once (Ninja Tune)

Peter Zummo – Frame Loop (Foom)

Prism Tats – Mamba (Anti/Epitaph)

The Rascals – The Complete Singles A’s & B’s (Real Gone Music)

Riko Dan – Hard Food EP (Tectonic)

Rolo Tomassi – Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It (Holy Roar Records)

Rose Mercie – Rose Mercie (Monofonus Press)

Slugdge – Esoteric Malacology (Willowtip)

Soccer Mommy – Clean (Fat Possum)

Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes – The Fever: Remastered Epic Recordings (2 CDs) (Real Gone Music)

Superorganism – Superorganism (Domino Recording Co)

Suuns – Felt (Secretly Canadian)

Titus Andronicus – A Productive Cough (Merge Records)

Tracey Thorn – Record (Merge Records)

Tech N9ne – Planet (Deluxe Edition) (Strange Music, Inc)

Titus Andronicus – A Productive Cough (Merge Records)

Tory Lanez – Memories Don’t Die (Mad Love/Interscope)

Ty – A Work of Heart (Jazz re:freshed)

In Case You Missed It:

Kitten – “I Did It!”

This LA queen has finally found her niche in honest power pop, only to be proven by her newest single in ages. “I Did It!” is a sad anthem if there ever was one, and this is only the beginning! A new look for the band, some added members, and a brand new sound means Kitten is practically a fresh, young band. Though nothing has been officially announced yet, Kitten’s website indicates they are practically finished mixing LP 2…. And that was back in September! Excuse me, where is the new album? “I Did It!” (with the required exclamation point) will have to hold us over.

New Vid – out today!

EPICA  ‘Decoded Poetry’  (Nuclear Blast)

**Have an album coming out soon we should feature? Let us know! Indie, Regional, National – as long as you aren’t recording on an iPhone, hit us up! CD RELEASE SHOWS are our jam.

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