June 2, 2017

This Week's New Albums: June 2nd 2017
by Tom

by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 02/06/2017


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This Week's New Albums: June 2nd 2017

Roger Waters, All Time Low, Bleachers and Dua Lipa are among the artists with new albums out this week. 

Last Young Renegade (Hmv Exclusive Sleeve)

All Time Low - Last Young Renegade

Fueled By Ramen

After upping sticks from Hopeless Records and hopping over to Atlantic Records, the Baltimore pop-punks return with a seventh studio album.

This time the foursome have enlisted the help of PVRIS producer Blake Harnage and a guest appearance from Tegan & Sara for the album, which sees the band embrace electronics and a more cinematic sound.

Click here to read our interview with the band

Gone Now

Bleachers - Gone Now


Jack Antonoff’s pop rock solo project gets a second outing this week with Gone Now, which includes new single ‘Don’t Take The Money’.

Carly Rae Jepsen, Jillian Michaels and Lorde, with whom Antonoff has spent the last year working with, all lending their voices to the album for backing vocals.

Click here to read our interview with Antonoff

Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa - Dua Lipa

Warner Bros

It was originally due earlier this year, but the hotly-tipped popstar’s debut album finally arrives this week.

Among the six singles on the album are hits 'Hotter than Hell', 'Blow Your Mind (Mwah)' and 'Lost in Your Light', while there are guest appearances from Coldplay's Chris Martin, MNEK and Miguel.

Click to read our interview with her.


Is This the Life We Really Want?

Roger Waters - Is This the Life We Really Want?


The Pink Floyd man unveils his first solo album in 25 years, an LP he has worked on with Radiohead/Bjork man Nigel Godrich. 

The Joshua Tree: 30th Anniversary Edition

U2 - The Joshua Tree

Island Records

U2's iconic LP turns 30 and gets a lavish re-release complete with a string of bonus material and rare tracks. 

Waiting On a Song

Dan Auerbach - Waiting On A Song


The Black Keys frontman unveils his second solo LP this week. 


Alt-J - Relaxer


The experimental indie trio return with a third full-length effort, an album produced once again by Charlie Andrew and featuring a cover of folk classic 'House of the Rising Sun'. 

Click here to read our full preview.

Shock Machine

Shock Machine - Shock Machine

Marathon Artists Limited

James Righton, formerly one-third of Klaxons, unveils his psychedelic new project. 

Hopeless Fountain Kingdom

Halsey - Hopeless Fountain Kingdom


The singer follows up her hugely successful debut LP Badlands with a brand new LP. The album features guest appearances from rapper Quavo and Fifth Harmony's Lauren Jauregei as well as hit single 'Eyes Closed'. 

Home Counties

Saint Etienne - Home Counties

Heavenly Recordings

The eccentric dance trio unveil their first new LP in five years this week. 


Kiss - Kissworld

Universal Music

The rock superstars gather all their biggest hits together for this new compilation, including 'Crazy Crazy Nights', 'Beth' and 'God Gave Rock 'N' Roll to You II' 


Wednesday 13 - Condolences

Nuclear Blast

The Murderdolls frontman drops his seventh solo album this week. 

We the People

Adrenaline Mob - We The People

Century Media

The power metal supergroup drop album number three this week. 

The Counterweight

Thea Gilmore - The Counterweight

Cooking Vinyl

The folk singer unveils her latest collection this week.