This Week's New Albums: August 10th 2018
Miles Kane, The Coral, Il Divo, Jake Shears and As It Is are among the artists with new albums out this week.
Jake Shears - Jake Shears
The Scissor Sisters frontman makes his solo debut on this album and is as flamboyant as ever.
The album’s 12 tracks, written over the last two years after the Scissor Sisters went on hiatus, were recorded in Louisville with Kevin Ratterman and a host of local musicians that include members of My Morning Jacket.
Miles Kane - Coup De Grace
Virgin EMI Records
The Last Shadow Puppets man unveils his first new solo album in five years, an album featuring songs co-written with Jamie T and Lana Del Rey.
The LP sees Kane focusing on harder, more aggressive sound, with 80s post-punk a key inspiration.
The Coral - Move Through the Dawn
The Scouse psychedelic pop collective unveil their ninth full-length effort this week, the follow-up to 2014's Distance Inbetween.
Recorded with producer Rich Turvey, the album sees the band embracing melody and returning to their 60s pop-influenced roots.
As It Is - The Great Depression
The pop-punks take a dark turn on their new album, a concept record which is split into four parts.
Underoath's Aaron Gillespie guests on one track on the LP, which sees the band working with Gene "Machine" Freeman, best known for his work with Lamb Of God and Crossfaith, who produces the record alongside the band.
Il Divo - Timeless
The classical crossover foursome unveil their new LP this week.
The new album sees the band covering John Legend's hit 'All Of Me', 'Hola', a Spanish version of Adele’s hit song 'Hello' and Robbie Williams' 'Angels'.
Lord of the Lost - Thornstar
The German goth metallers unveil their new double album, a concept LP centered around the story of the lost ancient civilization of the Pangaeians.
3.2 - The Rules Have Changed
Frontiers Music SRL
Robert Berry, best known for his work with Hush and 3 with Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer, unveils his latest project this week.