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'.
Jason Mraz - Know
The singer-songwriter, best known for his megahit 'I'm Yours', returns with his first studio album in four years.
Gorgon City - Escape
Virgin EMI Records
The dance duo drop their new LP this week, which features guest spots from JP Cooper, Duke Dumount, Vaults and many more.
With Confidence - Love and Loathing
The Australian pop-punks follow-up to 2016's hit debut Better Weather with a brand new effort.
The album has been produced by All Time Low/Brand new knob twiddler Mike Green.
Massive Wagons - Full Nelson
Lancashire feel-good rockers Massive Wagons release their third studio album this week.
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.
Kathryn Joseph - From When I Wake the Want Is
The Scottish songstress follows up 2015's acclaimed Bones You Have Thrown Me, And Blood I've Spilled this week with a brand new effort.
The Magpie Salute - High Water I
The bluesy rockers, led by former Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson, unveil their second record this week.
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.
Futuropaco - Futuropaco
Golden Void drummer Justin Pinkerton branches out with this sample-heavy, psychedelia-infused new project.