August 25, 2016

This Week's New Albums: August 26th 2016
by Tom

by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 25/08/2016

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This Week's New Albums: August 26th 2016

New albums from The Hunna, Glass Animals, Barbra Streisand and De La Soul are among this week's new releases. 

How to Be a Human Being

Glass Animals - How To Be A Human Being


The Oxford experimentalists follow up the much-acclaimed Zaba with a second full-length effort, including recent single ‘Life Itself’.

Click here to read our interview with the band. 

and the Anonymous Nobody...

De La Soul - And The Anonymous Nobody


The rap stalwarts release their ninth studio album, complete with guest appearances from The Darkness's Justin Hawkins, Usher, Damon Albarn and David Byrne.

Click here to read our full preview. 

Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway

Barbra Streisand - Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway

Sony Music CMG

Barbra Streisand duets with the likes of Anne Hathaway, Daisy Ridley, Alec Baldwin and Hugh Jackman on this album of Broadway standards. 

Anything But Words

Banks & Steelz - Anything But Words

Warner Bros Records

Interpol frontman Paul Banks and Wu-Tang Clan's RZA team up for this joint album, which features collaborations with Florence Welch, rapper Kool Keith and Ghostface Killah. 

Encore un soir

Céline Dion - Encore Un Soir


The hugely successful singer unveils her latest French language collection of tracks. 

House X Garage

Various Artists - House X Garage

Ministry of Sound

Hits from Sia, Craig David, Disclosure and Calvin Harris feature across this 60-track compilation. 


New Model Army - Winter

Attack Attack

The long-standing punks unveil a brand new studio album this week. 


Delain - Moonbathers

Napalm Recordings

The Dutch symphonic metallers return with a fifth studio album. 


Cassius - Ibifornia


The French electronic duo rope in Pharrell Williams, Beastie Boys' Mike D, Cat Power and Ryan Tedder for their new album. 

Isn't It Strange?

Lauren Aquilina - Isn't It Strange?

Island Records

The much-tipped singer-songwriter unveils her debut album. 

Major Key

DJ Khaled - Major Key

Sony Music

The hugely successful producer releases his ninth studio album, complete with guest appearances from the likes of Big Sean, Rick Ross, Jay Z, Drake, Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Meghan Trainor, Wiz Khalifa and many more. 

Mangy Love

Cass McCombs - Mangy Love


The much-loved folkster returns with a new collection. 

Total Depravity

The Veils - Total Depravity


The chaotic indie rockers drop their fifth full-length effort this week.