May 18, 2017

This Week's New Albums: May 19th 2017
by Tom

by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 18/05/2017

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This Week's New Albums: May 19th 2017

Linkin Park, The Kooks, Papa Roach and !!! are among the artists with new albums out this week. 

One More Light

Linkin Park - One More Light

Warner Bros

The nu-metallers take a different turn from 2014’s The Hunting Party with their seventh full-length LP, moving away from the steel-plated tiffs and into more ethereal pop territory

The album sees the band bringing in outside writers for the first time and the debut of a female vocal for the first time with a guest appearance for rising star Kiiara.

Click here to read our interview with guitarist Brad Delson. 

Crooked Teeth

Papa Roach - Crooked Teeth

Eleven Seven

The nu-metallers return with their ninth studio album, this time featuring collaborations with rapper Machine Gun Kelly, singer Skylar Grey and producers RAS and Colin Brittain. 

Click here to read our interview with the band. 

The Best Of... So Far

The Kooks - The Best Of... So Far

Virgin EMI Records

The big-selling indie stars celebrate their career so far with their first 'Best Of', which includes megahits 'Naive', 'She Moves In Her Own Way' and 'Ooh La'. 

Click here to read our interview with the band. 


Blink-182 - California

BMG Rights Management

The pop-punks, now with Matt Skiba in their line-up, re-release 2016's California with a string of new songs and demos. 

Click here to read our interview with the band. 

Reaching Into Infinity

DragonForce - Reaching Into Infinity


The power metallers unveil their first new album in three years and their first with new drummer Gee Anzalone. 


Rammstein - Paris


The German industrial titans are captured live in Paris for their new live album, which is also available on DVD and Blu-Ray with a full concert film. 

Shake the Shudder

!!! - Shake The Shudder

Warp Records

The dance experimentalists return this week with their seventh studio LP. 

Sweet Kind of Blue

Emily Barker - Sweet Kind Of Blue

Everyone Sang

The Red Clay Trio singer unveils her third solo collection this week. 


She-Devils - She-Devils

Secretly Canadian

The hotly-tipped Montreal dream pop duo unveil their debut collection this week. 

The Witch

Pumarosa - The Witch


The London fivesome unveil their debut album, full of powerful psychedelic indie pop, this week. 

World Be Gone

Erasure - World Be Gone


The synth-pop veterans drop their 17th studio album this week, their first since 2014's The Violet Flame. 

Engelbert Humperdinck: 50

Engelbert Humperdinck - 50

Decca Records

The crooner celebrates his 50-year career with a lavish Greatest Hits box set. 


Juana Molina - Halo

Crammed Discs

The Argentinian firebrand unveils her seventh full-length effort this week. 

GT Ultra

Guerilla Toss - GT Ultra

DFA Records

The Boston art-rockers are back with a new collection.