August 5, 2016

This Week's New Albums: August 5th 2016
by Tom

by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 05/08/2016

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This Week's New Albums: August 5th 2016

Wild Beasts, Moose Blood, Blossoms and Blues Pills are among the artists with new albums out this week. 

Boy King

Wild Beasts - Boy King


The Cumbria crooners return with their fifth studio album, which includes groovy single 'Get My Bang'. Click here to read our interview with the band. 


Blossoms - Blossoms

Virgin EMI

The much-tipped Mancunians, fresh from supporting The Stone Roses at their huge outdoor shows, finally unveil their psychedelia obsessed debut album. Click here to read our interview with the band. 

Suicide Squad: The Album

Various Artists - Suicide Squad: The Album


New tracks from Skrillex, Lil Wayne and Twenty One Pilots feature alongside classics from Eminem and Credence Clearwater Revival on the soundtrack to DC's epic new blockbuster. 


DJ Snake - Encore


The French DJ, best known for hit 'Turn Down For What', unveils his debut studio album, complete with collaborations with Justin Bieber, Skrillex and Bipolar Sunshine. 

Slow Death

Carnifex - Slow Death

Nuclear Blast

The American deathcore outfit unveil their brutal sixth LP. 

The Workout Mix With Team GB

Various Artists - The Workout Mix With Team GB

Universal Music TV

Hits from Calvin Harris, Disclosure and Avicii feature on this three-disc compilation of hits inspired by the workout mixes of Great Britain's olympic team. 


Lowtide - Lowtide

Opposite Number Records

The Australian pop rockers release their self-titled debut album this week. 

The Shadow Self

Tarja - The Shadow Self


The former Nightwish singer unveils her fifth solo album, which includes a cover of Muse's 'Supremacy' and a collaboration with Arch Enemy singer Alissa White-Gluz. 


Giggs - Landlord

SN1 Records

The rapper drops his fourth full-length LP this week, which features guest appearances from Stormzy, Rico Love and Kyze among others. 

Power Under Control

Islander - Power Under Control


The South Carolina metallers return with a second album this week.