This Week's New Albums: September 28th 2018
Rod Stewart, Kodaline and The Joy Formidable are among the artists with new albums out this week.
The Joy Formidable - AAARTH
The powerhouse Welsh trio unveil their fourth studio album and the follow-up to 2016's Hitch.
Self-produced by the trio, the album was laid down in the band's mobile recording studio, with the bulk of the work done in their native Wales and the canyons of the Utah/Arizona border.
The title references the Welsh word 'arth', which means bear...
Rod Stewart - Blood Red Roses
The veteran rocker unveils his 30th studio album this week, his first since 2015's Another Country.
Co-produced by Kevin Savigar, who has worked with Stewart on-and-off since 1980, the album sees Stewart dabbling in folk, rock and roll and old school motown.
Cher - Dancing Queen
Warner Bros Records
Inspired by her show-stealing turn Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!, the legendary diva has recorded an entire album of ABBA covers.
Among the tracks she takes on are 'Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)', 'SOS' and, of course, 'Fernando'.
Nile Rodgers and Chic - It's About Time
Virgin EMI Records
The disco icons return with a brand new collection this week, an album that fees a star-studded line-up of guests.
Among the guests are Craig David, Stefflon Don, Hailee Steinfeld and Lady Gaga,
Beartooth - Disease
Red Bull Records
The emotionally-charged metallers unveil their third full-length effort this week.
Frontman Caleb Shomo recorded vocals, guitars, bass, and drums, and mixed the album with assistance from executive producer Nick Raskulinecz, best known for his work with Foo Fighters and Alice In Chains.
Kodaline - Politics of Living
The Irish pop foursome make it three albums and counting this week with the release of new LP Politics Of Living.
The album sees the band working with a slew of big-name producers, like Olly Murs/One Direction key man Steve Mac and Snow Patrol's Johnny McDaid.
Seasick Steve - Can U Cook?
BMG Rights Management
The bearded troubadour unveils his ninth effort, the follow-up to 2016's Keepin' the Horse Between Me and the Ground.
The LP was mostly recorded in a converted ice house on the dock in Key West, Florida with longtime drummer Dan Magnusson and guitarist Luther Dickinson.
Tom Petty - An American Treasure
The career of the iconic singer is celebrated in this lavish box set.
The 60-track set unveils dozens of previously unreleased recordings, alternate versions of classic songs, rarities, historic live performances and deep tracks.