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Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino

Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino by Arctic Monkeys

It’s been five years since Arctic Monkeys unleashed AM, their all-conquering fifth album, five years they’ve filled with starting families, revamping side projects and some much needed time off, but they finally return this week with the wonderfully named Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino.

The album has been produced by James Ford and Alex Turner and was recorded in Los Angeles, Paris and London.

Click here to read our full preview

It’s been five years since Arctic Monkeys unleashed AM, their ...
Voicenotes

Voicenotes by Charlie Puth

The singer, best known for his hit single 'See You Again', returns this week with his second full-length effort. 

The album includes hit 'Attention' as well as collaborations with Kehlani, Boyz II Men and James Taylor. 

The singer, best known for his hit single 'See You Again', returns this ...
Murmurations

Murmurations by Simian Mobile Disco

The electro duo unveil their sixth album this week, a nine-track LP that includes four collaborations with collective Deep Throat Choir. 

The electro duo unveil their sixth album this week, a nine-track LP that ...
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7 by Beach House

The dream pop outfit make it seven albums and counting with their appropriately titled new LP.

This album sees the group departing from longtime producer Chris Coady, instead collaborating with Sonic Boom and embracing an expansive new sound.

The dream pop outfit make it seven albums and counting with their ...
Follow the Cipher

Follow the Cipher by Follow the Cipher

The Swedish metallers, built around guitarist Ken Kängström, a former key collaborator in Sabaton, unveil their electro-powered debut album.  

Sabaton's Joakim Brodén, Astral Doors' Nils Patrik Johanson and Nocturnal Rites' Johnny Lindkvist all drop in for guest appearances

The Swedish metallers, built around guitarist Ken Kängström ...

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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
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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
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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
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by Steven
hmv Aberdeen

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