June 2, 2016

This Week's New Albums: June 3rd 2016
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by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 02/06/2016

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This Week's New Albums: June 3rd 2016

Dexys, Paul Simon, The Kills and Volbeat are among the artists with new albums out this week. 

Let the Record Show: Dexys Do Irish and Country Soul

Dexys - Let The Record Show: Dexys Do Irish and Country Soul

Rhino

Kevin Rowland and co put their own spin on 11 Irish traditional songs on this new album, their second under the name Dexys. Click here to read our full preview.

Stranger To Stranger

Paul Simon - Stranger To Stranger

Virgin EMI

The iconic singer-songwriter unveils his 13th solo album, which features three songs produced by Italian electronic dance music artist Clap! Clap!. Click here to read our full preview

Seal The Deal & Let's Boogie

Volbeat - Seal The Deal & Let's Boogie

Spinefarm

The Danish metallers unveil their sixth studio album and their second with former Anthrax guitarist Rob Caggiano in their ranks. Click here to read our interview with Caggiano

Good Times!

Monkees - Good Times!

Rhino

The pop rockers release their first album in 20 years and their first since the death of founding member Davy Jones, it features songs penned by the likes of Rivers Cuomo, Noel Gallagher, Paul Weller and Neil Diamond. 

Ash & Ice

The Kills - Ash & Ice

Domino

The groovy duo unveil their fifth studio album, their first since 2011's Blood Pressures. Click here to read our interview with the band.

Treasure House

Cat's Eyes - Treasure House

RAF

The Horrors' frontman Faris Badwan reunites with Italian-Canadian multi-instrumentalist Rachel Zeffira for their second album of 60s influenced dream pop. 

Wild Things

Ladyhawke - Wild Things

Mid Century Records

The Kiwi songstress returns with her first album in four years, embracing synths and 80s pop on a new LP produced by Tommy English. 

Aggressive

Beartooth - Aggressive

Red Bull Records

The scrappy hardcore punks clean up a little on their second full-length LP. 

Love You to Death

Tegan and Sara - Love You To Death

Rhino

The Canadian pop twins unveil their eighth studio album this week, an album produced and co-written by producer Greg Kurstin, best known for his work with Kelly Clarkson, Ellie Goulding and Sia. 

Max Jury

Max Jury - Max Jury

Marathon Artists

The Iowa troubadour unveils his long-awaited debut album. 

Fall Forever

Fear Of Men - Fall Forever

Kanine Records

The indie punks unveil their latest effort this week. 

Open Book

Fatherson - Open Book

Red UK

The Scottish heartswelling rockers drop their second LP this week. 

Now That's What I Call Rock Ballads

Various Artists - Now That's What I Call Rock Ballads

Now TV

Big hits from Elton John, The Police, Dire Straits and Coldplay are among the 60 tracks to feature on this three-disc collection of the world's biggest rock ballads. 

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir: Something Inside So Strong

Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir - Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir: Something Inside So Strong

Decca

The Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Choir, who scored the Christmas Number One with 'A Bridge Over You', unveil their debut album this week. 

Porridge and Hotsauce

You Am I - Porridge & Hotsauce

You Am I

The Aussie alt-rockers drop their 10th LP this week.