May 25, 2017

This Week's New Albums: May 26th 2017
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by Tom Goodwyn

hmv London; 25/05/2017

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This Week's New Albums: May 26th 2017

The Charlatans, The Amazons and Lil Yachty are among the artists with new albums out this week, while classics from The Beatles and Kraftwerk get re-issued. 

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band


The Amazons

The Amazons - The Amazons


The rambunctious Reading indie foursome come flying out of the traps with their debut LP. 

Click here to read our interview with the band. 

Different Days

The Charlatans - Different Days

BMG Rights Management

Tim Burgess and co drop their 13th studio album and the follow-up to 2015’s Modern Nature.

The album features an array of guest stars, Johnny Marr plays guitar on three tracks, The Brian Jonestown Massacre and comedienne supreme Sharon Horgan both sing and crime writer Ian Rankin and Kurt Wagner offer spoken word parts.

Click here to read our full preview. 

3-D the Catalogue

Kraftwerk - 3-D the Catalogue


The German electro pioneers reissue their entire back catalogue as well as a groundbreaking 3-D concert movie. 

Teenage Emotions

Lil Yachty - Teenage Emotions

Virgin EMI Records

The hotly-tipped rapper finally unveils his debut album, which features hit singles 'Peak A Boo' and 'Harley' and guest spots from Migos, YG and Diplo. 

No Grave But the Sea

Alestorm - No Grave But The Sea

Napalm Recordings

The booze-soaked Scottish pirate metallers return with their fifth studio LP this week. 

Drum & Bass Arena 2017

Various Artists - Drum&Bass Arena 2017

Drum & Bass Arena

Cuts from Goldie, Sub Focus and Friction are among the tracks included on this three-disc collection of the year's biggest drum & bass anthems. 

Kids in the Street

Justin Townes Earle - Kids in the Street

New West

The Nashville singer-songwriter follows up 2015's acclaimed Absent Fathers with a brand new collection. 


In Hearts Wake - Ark


The Byron Bay metalcore fivesome come back firing with new LP Ark. 

House Heads

Various Artists - House Heads

Ministry of Sound

David Guetta, Jax Jones and Disciples are among the artists who offer up their tracks for this double CD compilation. 

Pearls: The Very Best of Elkie Brooks

Elkie Brooks - Pearls: The Very Best of Elkie Brooks

Virgin EMI Records

The singer's finest moments, including 'Lilac Wine', 'No More The Fool' and 'Love Ain't Something You Can Get for Free' are all gathered together on this new Greatest Hits.