July 13, 2017

This Week's New Albums: July 14th 2017
by Tom

by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 13/07/2017


hmv.com Editor. Peanut butter, punk rock and pillows.

This Week's New Albums: July 14th 2017

Oh Wonder, The Vamps, Mura Masa and Waxahaatchee are among the artists with new albums out this week. 


Oh Wonder - Ultralife

Island Records

The electropop duo follow up their much-loved self-titled debut LP with a second full-length effort.

Written in New York and London and recorded in the pair’s home studio, the album sees the duo expand and experiment while keeping the hypnotic soundscapes that made so many people fall in love with their debut album.

Click here to read our interview with the band. 


Mura Masa

Mura Masa - Mura Masa


The German DJ enlists A$AP Rocky, Charli XCX, NAO, Jamie Liddell and Christine And The Queens for his debut LP, which features hit single ‘What If I Go?’.

Night & Day (Brad)

The Vamps - Night & Day

Universal Music

The pop rockers unveil the first half of their Night & Day two-part album series, starting with darker collection Night.

This album features hit singles 'All Night' and 'Hands' and includes collaborations with Matoma, Martin Jensen and Sabrina Carpenter. 

Click here to read our interview with the band. 

Dreaming Is Sinking /// Waking Is Rising

Dayseeker - Dreaming Is Sinking /// Waking Is Rising


The California post-hardcore types reveal their third full-length effort this week. 

Out in the Storm

Waxahatchee - Out in the Storm

Merge Records

Katie Crutchfield drops her fourth studio album this week, channelling the pain of a bad break-up into a series of searing new songs. 

Saturday Night at the Movies

Joe McElderry - Saturday Night at the Movies

Decca Records

The X-Factor champ takes on hits from The Monkees, Aerosmith, Bryan Adams and Ronan Keating as he covers 14 classics from the soundtracks to hit movies. 

Dead Reflection

Silverstein - Dead Reflection

Rise Records

The Canadian emo fivesome drop their ninth studio album this week, an LP produced by newcomer Derek Hoffman. 


Flaunt - Spectra

Nub Music

Electropop duo Justin Jennings and Joseph Vitterito drop a brand new collection this week. 

The Queen of Hearts

Offa Rex - The Queen Of Hearts


English folk star Olivia Chaney teams up with sprawling rockers The Decemberists for this collaboration, which draws heavily on the classic folk of Sandy Denny and Fairport Convention. 



Counter Records

Portland via Portugal Grammy-winning producer and songwriter André Allen Anjos unveils his second LP, an album that features guest appearances from Weezer's Rivers Cuomo, rapper K. Flay and singer St. Lucia. 

Times Infinity

The Dears - Times Infinity Volume Two


The heartswelling Canadian collective unveil the second half of their Times Infinity album series. 


Boris - Dear

Sargent House

The prolific Japanese prog trio drop their 23rd full-length effort this week.