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Liberation

Liberation by Christina Aguilera

The songstress returns with her first new album in six years and arrives again with a return to the R&B of her early albums. 

Demi Lovato, Keida, Shenseea, Ty Dolla Sign and 2 Chainz all guest on the album, while production assistance comes from the likes of Kanye West, MNEK and One Direction key songwriter Teddy Geiger.

Click here to read our full preview.

The songstress returns with her first new album in six years and arrives ...
Youngblood

Youngblood by 5 Seconds of Summer

The Australian pop-rockers unveil their third full-length effort this week, an album that sees the band experimenting with reggae and electronic influences. 

Among the production talent on the album is Fall Out Boy/Weezer man Jacob Sinclair, One Direction key writer Wayne Hector and songstress Julia Michaels. 

Click here to read our interview with the band

The Australian pop-rockers unveil their third full-length effort this week ...
Call the Comet

Call the Comet by Johnny Marr

The Smiths axeman unveils his third studio album, an album recorded in his own Crazy Face’ studios in Manchester. The new LP sees Marr experimenting with psychedelic elements as well as expressing rage with his lyrics. 

The album's lyrics see each track written about Earth welcoming a different intelligence from the cosmos to save us from our own plight..

The Smiths axeman unveils his third studio album, an album recorded in his ...
Blow Your Mind

Blow Your Mind by Wilko Johnson

The Dr. Feelgood frontman unveils his first album of all-new material in 30 years, an album recorded with Norman Watt Roy on bass and Dylan Howe on drums along with producer Dave Eringa. 

The Dr. Feelgood frontman unveils his first album of all-new material in ...
Post Traumatic

Post Traumatic by Mike Shinoda

The Linkin Park frontman unveils his first solo album, an album recorded in the weeks after the tragic death of his co-frontman Chester Bennington. 

Blackbear, Deftones' Chino Moreno, K.Flay, Grandson and Machine Gun Kelly are among the guests on the album.

The Linkin Park frontman unveils his first solo album, an album recorded ...

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B-sides and Rarities by Beach House

"The last we heard from Beach House was in 2015 when they released two spectacular albums in the space of a few months, Depression Cherry and Thank ... more
"The last we heard from Beach House was in 2015 when they released two ... more

by Matth
hmv Cardiff

Live On Soundstage by Regina Spektor

"Regina Spektor is a beautiful singer songwriter known for her quirky lyrics, and I really love how her New York accent comes through when she sings. ... more
"Regina Spektor is a beautiful singer songwriter known for her quirky ... more

by Cat
hmv Leeds

Hogtied Revisited by The White Buffalo

"White Buffalo is probably best known for his cover of House Of The Rising Sun from Sons Of Anarchy. His entire back catalogue is being drip released ... more
"White Buffalo is probably best known for his cover of House Of The Rising ... more

by Chris
hmv Carlisle

Lower the Bar by Steel Panther

"Steel Panther are back with their skin-tight leopard print trousers, big hair and pouts that would make Zoolander proud! Each song is full to the ... more
"Steel Panther are back with their skin-tight leopard print trousers, big ... more

by Ami
hmv Cheltenham

Blossom by Milky Chance

"After a 3 year break, Milky Chance are back in triumphant fashion with their sophomore effort 'Blossom'. The album doesn't stray too far from the ... more
"After a 3 year break, Milky Chance are back in triumphant fashion with ... more

by Steven
hmv Aberdeen

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