Album Releases: Week of January 1, 2016

Brian Eno – Reflection (Ambient) Chief Keef – Two Zero One Seven [Mixtape] (Hip-hop) Trinidad James – The Wake Up 2 (Hip-hop) Pseudonym – Pack of Lies (Indie pop/power-pop) Heaven Pierce Her – Zen, or the Means Without Ends (Post-rock) Maxine Ashley – Paranoid EP (Indie pop/Nu-R&B) Laster – Ons Vrije Fatum (Death metal) Pink Guy – Pink Season (Experimental/R&B) Gone Is Gone – Echolocation (Hard rock) Sundara Karma – Youth Is Only Ever Fun In Retrospect (Indie alternative rock) ZOOEY – The Drifters (Indie alt-pop) Nicole Sabouné – Miman (Indie gloom pop) Dropkick Murphys – 11 Short Stories of Pain & Glory (Celtic punk…

Album Releases: Week of December 9, 2016

Alternative / Indie / Rock Peter Broderick – Grunewald EP (Composer/Singer-songwriter) The Coral – Holy Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues EP (Alternative experimental rock) Rosie Crow – Rosie Crow (Singer-songwriter/Indie electro-pop) Enemies – Valuables (Indie experimental/math-pop) Future PEERS – Future PEERS (Indie electro-pop/Experimental rock) Jeen – Modern Life (Indie pop) Stove – Is The Meat That Fell Out (Indie lo-fi/Shoegaze) Maria Taylor – In the Next Life (Singer-songwriter) Neil Young – Peace Trail (Singer-songwriter) Electronic The Colorist Orchestra & Emiliana Torrini – The Colorist & Emilíana Torrini (Electro-pop) Eli Keszler – Last Signs of Speed (Jazz/Percussion) Nina Kraviz – Fabric 91 (Electronica/House) Raf Rundell – The Adventures of Selfie Boy, Pt. 1…

Album Releases: Week of December 2, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie Beans On Toast – A Spanner in the Works (Singer-songwriter/Drunk folk) Peter Doherty – Hamburg Demonstrations (Brit-rock/Indie rock) Marika Hackman – Wonderland EP (Christmas/Singer-songwriter) Kevin Krauter – Changes EP (Singer-songwriter) The Last Shadow Puppets – The Dream Synopsis EP (Alternative rock) Omar Rodríguez-López – Nom De Guerre Cabal (Experimental alternative rock) The Rolling Stones – Blue & Lonesome [Covers album] (Rock) Country / Folk Kane Brown – Kane Brown (Country) El Hombre Trajeado – Fast Diagonal (Experimental folk-punk) Damien Jurado & Richard Swift – Other People’s Songs, Vol. 1 [Covers album] (Indie folk rock) RaeLynn – WildHorse…

Album Releases: Week of November 25, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie Dungen – Häxan (Indie rock/instrumental) Icon For Hire – You Can’t Kill Us (Indie pop/Electro-rock) Natalie McCool – The Great Unknown (Singer-songwriter) Minor Victories – Orchestral Variations (Instrumental/Ambient rock) Young Legionnaire – Zero Worship (Indie alternative rock) Country / Folk Garth Brooks – Gunslinger (Country) Electronic / Experimental Adam Betts – Colossal Squid (Experimental/Percussion) Jay Daniel – Broken Knowz (Electronica) Letherette – Last Night On The Planet (Electronica/Dance) Mica Levi & Oliver Coates – Remain Calm (Ambient/Neo-classical) Sex Swing – Sex Swing (Experimental/Industrial rock) Tornado Wallace – Lonely Planet (Electronic) worriedaboutsatan – Blank Tape (Electronica/Dance) Hip – hop…

Album Releases: Week of November 18, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie Blackfield – Blackfield V (Progressive rock) Justin Carter – Know It All (Indie singer-songwriter/Baroque pop) DIANA – Familiar Touch (Indie synth-pop/post-punk) Cory Hanson – The Unborn Capitalist From Limbo (Singer-songwriter) Highly Suspect – The Boy Who Died Wolf (Indie experimental alternative rock) Julia Holter – Bleed for This OST (Score/Singer-songwriter) Omar Rodríguez-López – Zapopan (Experimental alternative rock) Lower Plenty – Sister Sister (Indie lo-fi rock) Our Girl – Normally EP (Indie lo-fi rock) Split Single – Metal Frames (Alternative rock) Tasseomancy – Do Easy (Indie experimental pop-rock) Thee Oh Sees – An Odd Entrances (Indie rock/Psych-garage) Title Tracks –  Long…

Album Releases: Week of November 11, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie Blue Rodeo – 1000 Arms (Rock) Chocolat – Rencontrer Looloo (Indie rock pop) Forth Wanderers – Slop EP (Indie rock) The Men – Devil Music (Experimental/Garage rock) Pavo Pavo – Young Narrator in the Breakers (Indie pop) Radkey – Delicious Rock Noise (Hard rock) Sleigh Bells – Jessica Rabbit (Alternative rock/Electro-punk) Sting – 57th & 9th (Rock) Luke Temple – A Hand Through the Cellar Door (Singer-songwriter/Indie rock) Wolf People – Ruins (Alternative rock/Classic rock/folk) Yama Warashi – Moon Egg (Japanese lo-fi pop) Country / Folk / Blues Daniel Bachman – Daniel Bachman (Slide guitar/Blues) Ronnie Dunn – Tattooed Heart (Country) Kristin…

The Flatliners – Nerves EP

Toronto punk band The Flatliners have been around for quite some time, making loud, melodic, punk rock since for the past decade – and they’re barely in their mid-20’s. Their ska-beginnings with their 2005 debut Destory to Create eventually shifted into melodic punk rock, and since then they’ve released a handful of hard-hitting, repeat-button smashing records. Adding to their continued success, the four friends have recently signed to Dine Alone Records and have now put out a two-track EP / 7″ Nerves. “Hang My Head” and “Mud” show the band have not changed much over…

Album Releases: Week of October 28, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie Lori Cullen – Sexsmith Swinghammer Songs (Singer-songwriter/Jazz) CRX – New Skin (Indie rock/Alt-pop) The Pop Group – Honeymoon On Mars (Post-punk/New wave) Soft Hair – Soft Hair (Indie bedroom pop) Sam Roberts Band – TerraForm (Alternative rock) Aaron Lee Tasjan – Silver Tears (Indie rock/Singer-songwriter) Allen Tate – Sleepwalker (Indie rock/Singer-sonwriter) TOY – Clear Shot (Indie psych-rock/post-punk)   Country / Folk Kenny Chesney – Cosmic Hallelujah (Country) The Hidden Cameras – Home On Native Land (Indie folk) Kip Moore – Underground EP (Country) Jasmine Rodgers – Blood Red Sun (Folk/Singer-songwriter)   Electronic Empire of the Sun – Two Vines…

Album Releases: Week of October 21, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie American Football – American Football (Indie emo-rock/Alternative rock) Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker (Singer-songwriter) Crocodiles – Dreamless (Indie rock/Post-punk revival) David Crosby – Lighthouse (Singer-songwriter) Hooton Tennis Club – Big Box of Chocolates (Indie rock) Jimmy Eat World – Integrity Blues (Alternative rock/Emo-rock) The Pretenders – Alone (Alternative rock) The Radio Dept. – Running Out Of Love (Indie/Dream pop) John K. Samson – Winter Wheat (Singer-songwriter/Indie rock) Savoy Motel – Savoy Motel (Indie funk rock) Spirit Club – Slouch (Indie lo-fi pop) Streets of Laredo – Wild (Indie alt-rock) Syd Arthur – Apricity (Indie rock/Psychedelic jazz)  …

Album Releases: Week of October 14, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie The Balconies – Rhonda (Indie alternative rock) Duotang – New Occupation (Indie rock/post-punk) Jagwar Ma – Every Now & Then (Indie electro-pop) Kings of Leon – Walls (Alternative rock) Jamie Lidell – Building A Beginning (Singer-songwriter/Psych-rock) Mono – Requiem For Hell (Post-rock/Shoegaze) Conor Oberst – Ruminations (Singer-songwriter) Benoit Pioulard – The Benoit Pioulard Listening Matter (Singer-songwriter) Real Numbers – Wordless Wonder (Indie pop/Post-punk) Two Door Cinema Club – Gameshow (Indie dance-rock) Wildlife – Age of Everything (Indie rock)   Country / Folk Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker – Overnight (Indie folk) Jonny Fritz – Sweet Creep (Country/Singer-songwriter)  …