Upcoming Releases

An expansive, frequently updated list of upcoming releases in music. Our Upcoming Releases calendar includes upcoming albums, EPs, 7-inches, live albums, and more in genres including rock music, alt-rock, hip-hop, folk, electronica, and more.

April 2018

April 20th:

A Perfect CircleEat the Elephant

Alexis Taylor (of Hot Chip)Beautiful Thing

— Alison MoyetThe Other Live Collection

Archie and the BunkersSongs From the Lodge

Ashley MonroeSparrow

Barry White – The 20th Century Records Singles (1973-1975)

Bishop BriggsChurch of Scars

Black Stone CherryFamily Tree

Brothers OsbornePort Saint Joe

Cold Fronts – Fantasy Du Jour

Daphne Guinness – Daphne & The Golden Chord

David BowieAladdin Sane (45th Anniversary Reissue)

Dokken – Return To The East Live 2016

Donovan WoodsBoth Ways

DRINKS (Cate Le Bon and Tim Presley)Hippo Lite

Exitmusic – The Recognitions

The Flaming Lips – Scratching the Door: The First Recordings of the Flaming Lips

Gang of FourComplicit EP

Ghastly – Death Velour

GomezBring It On: 20th Anniversary Reissue

HIRSFriends. Lovers. Favorites.

— Ivar Bjørnson and Einar Selvik – Hugsjá

J. ColeKOD

Jenny Wilson – Exorcism

— KimbraPrimal Heart

Lord Huron – Vide Noir

Marcia BallShine Bright

The Melvins – Pinkus Abortion Technician

Mike Donovan (of Sic Alps) – How to Get Your Record Played in Shops

— MordorDarkness…

Neil Young – ROXY – Tonight’s The Night Live

Old Crow Medicine ShowVolunteer

PennywiseNever Gonna Die

Pete Townshend (of The Who)Who Came First (Reissue)

Post Animal – When I Think Of You In A Castle

Sting and Shaggy – 44/876 

StryperGod Damn Evil

Sweet ValleyEternal Champ II


— Thievery Corporation – Treasures from the Temple

Walter “Wolfman” Washington – My Future Is My Past

The WhoLive at Fillmore East 1968


April 21st:

April 21st is Record Store Day and record stores around the country will be selling exclusive limited-edition vinyl, cassettes, and box sets. You can find the full list of releases here.

April 27th: 

Anna-MarieSpeak Your Mind

Anthrax – Kings Among Scotland

The ArmedOnly Love

Bart DavenportBlue Motel

The Beat Escape – Life Is Short The Answer’s Long

Beth Nielsen ChapmanHearts of Glass

BlossomsCool Like You

BossieNot Pictured

DMA’sFor Now

Don GallardoStill Here

Dr. DogCritical Equation

— ForeignerForeigner with the 21st Century Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

Forth WanderersForth Wanderers

God Is An AstronautEpitaph

GodsmackWhen Legends Rise

GrouperGrid of Points

Half WaifLavender

Hawthorne Heights – Bad Frequencies

Janelle MonáeDirty Computer

Jessie BaylinStrawberry Wind

Kid Koala – Floor Kids Original Video Game Soundtrack

Matt MaesonThe Hearse EP

Okkervil RiverIn the Rainbow Road

Paul White – Rejuvenate

Poo Bear – Poo Bear Presents Bearthday Music

Scream (feat. Dave Grohl) – NMC17 (No More Censorship) (Reissue)

SkindredBig Tings

Speedy OrtizTwerp Verse

Steve AngelloHuman

Twin ShadowCaer

We Are ScientistsMegaplex

Willie NelsonLast Man Standing

May 2018

May 1st:

Twilight (feat. Thurston Moore) – Trident Death Rattle EP 

May 4th:


Benjamin Lazar DavisNothing Matters

Big Sam’s Funky Nation Songs in the Key of Funk

Birds of Chicago – Love in Wartime

Black Moth Super RainbowPanic Blooms

Brian EnoMusic For Installations

Cuco – Chiquito EP

Cut WormsHollow Ground

Dada LifeOur Nation

Damien Jurado – The Horizon Just Laughed

Daniel BlumbergMinus

DJ KozeKnock Knock

Eleanor FriedbergerRebound

Eternal Summers – Every Day It Feels I’m Dying…

FAN (Meric Long of The Dodos)Barton’s Den

Frank TurnerBe More Kind

Gaz Coombes (of Supergrass)World’s Strongest Man

The Glitch MobSee Without Eyes

The Goldberg Sisters – HOME: A Nice Place To Visit

Harry PermezelWax Man

High SunnMissed Connections

Horse FeathersAppreciation


— Jack Ladder & The DreamlandersBlue Poles

Jessica Risker I See You Among The Stars

— Johnny YukonInstallation I

— JOHNNYSWIM and Drew Holcomb & the NeighborsGoodbye Road

Jon HopkinsSingularity

Lake Street DiveFree Yourself Up

Leftover SalmonSomething Higher

Leon Bridges Good Thing

Liz Phair – Girly-Sound to Guyville: The 25th Anniversary Box Set 


Mating Ritual – Light Myself On Fire

Middle KidsLost Friends

Mount Kimbie – Love What Survives Remixes Part 1

Parker MillsapOther Arrangements

Parkway DriveReverence

Rachel Sage – Myopia

Reuben and the DarksArms of a Dream

RF ShannonTrickster Blues

— Royce 5’9″Book of Ryan

Shakey GravesCan’t Wake Up

ShinedownAttention Attention

Shonen KnifeAlive! In Osaka

Skating PollyThe Make It All Show

Styles P (of The Lox)G-Host

Sugar Candy Mountain Do Right

Trampled By Turtles – Life Is Good On The Open Road

Traveller (Robert Ellis, Cory Chisel, and Jonny Fritz)Western Movies

Venetian Snares x Daniel Lanois – Venetian Snares x Daniel Lanois

— Vive la Void (Moon Duo’s Sanae Yamada) – Vive la Void

When Saints Go MachineIt’s A Mad Love EP

WOLVHAMMER – The Monuments Of Ash & Bone

— YeekBlackheart EP

— Yonatan Gat – Universalists

May 11th:

Aborted Fetus – The Ancient Spirits Of Decay

Aïsha DeviDNA Feelings

Arctic Monkeys – Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino

Ashley Campbell – The Lonely One

Beach House7

Beatrice Deer – My All To You

Benjamin JaffeOh, Wild Ocean of Love

BladeeRed Light

The Body – I Have Fought Against It, But I Can’t Any Longer

BoysRest in Peace

FascinatorWater Sign

Gold ConnectionsPopular Fiction

—  Haleek Maul – In Permanence EP

Hit Bargain (feat. members of The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Cold Beat, North Highlands and Beach Fossils) – Potential Maximizer

— Jean-Michel Blais – Dans ma main

Jerry GarciaBefore the Dead

John Mellencamp – Plain Spoken: From The Chicago Theatre

La LuzFloating Features 

Las Rosas – Shadow By Your Side

Loreena McKennittLost Souls

The Magic NumbersOutsiders

Marian HillUnusual

Mark KozelekMark Kozelek

MarmalakesPlease Don’t Stop

— Mount Kimbie – Love What Survives Remixes Part 2

Ornette ColemanOrnette Coleman: The Atlantic Years

Red HareLittle Acts of Destruction

Ry Cooder – The Prodigal Son

Sarah LouiseDeeper Woods

Sarah Mary Chadwick – Sugar Still Melts In The Rain

— The Sea and the CakeAny Day

Sean McGowanSon of the Smith

SevendustAll I See Is War

Simian Mobile DiscoMurmurations



Strung Out – Black Out The Sky EP

Tom WaitsThe Heart of Saturday Night (Vinyl Reissue)

— Tom WaitsNighthawks at the Diner (Vinyl Reissue)

Yours Are The Only EarsKnock Hard

May 18th:

— A. Wesley ChungNeon Coast


Bad WolvesDisobey

Barry Walker – Diaspora Urkontinent

Big UpsTwo Parts Together


Buck Meek (of Big Thief)Buck Meek

Burn the Priest (Lamb of God)Legion: XX

Charles Watson (of Slow Club)Now That I’m A River

Courtney BarnettTell Me How You Really Feel

The Dead TonguesUnsung Passage

Family of the Year – Goodbye Sunshine, Hello Nighttime

— Fatoumata Diawara – Fenfo (Something to Say)

Five Finger Death Punch – And Justice For None

Forest SwordsDJ-Kicks

Frog EyesViolent Psalms

The Front BottomsAnn EP


Harrison LiptonLoveliness

— High Priestess – High Priestess

James BayElectric Light

Jennifer CastleAngels of Death

Joe Bonamassa – British Blues Explosion Live!

John Maus – Addendum

Jonny Greenwood (of Radiohead)Bodysong (Reissue)

Kelly WillisBack Being Blue

KevlarAftermath EP

King DiamondAbigail (Reissue)

— King DiamondFatal Portrait (Reissue)

— King DiamondThem (Reissue)

KYLELight of Mine

Lenny KravitzGreatest Hits (Vinyl Reissue)

Low Cut Connie – Dirty Pictures (Part 2)

Mamas GunGolden Days

Mary Lattimore – Hundreds of Days

Matt CostaSanta Rosa Fangs

Matthew SweetTomorrow’s Daughter

MC Paul Barman(((echo chamber)))

Michael Rault – It’s A New Day Tonight


Nellie McKaySister Orchid

— Nihil EyesBlack Path

Now, NowSaved

Otis Redding – Dock Of The Bay Sessions 

Overkill Live In Overhausen

Parquet CourtsWide Awake!

Patrick Paige (of The Internet) – Letters Of Irrelevance

Paul McCartneyChaos and Creation in the Backyard (Reissue)

— Paul McCartneyNew (Reissue)

— Paul McCartneyThrillington (Reissue)

— Paul McCartneyWings Greatest (Reissue)

Pema (Alex Cohen of Alex Napping)Bad Habits

The PresetsHI VIZ

Quiet Slang (Beach Slang’s James Alex) – Everything Matters But No One Is Listening

Rachel Grimes – The Doctor From India: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

The Ramona FlowersStrangers

Ray LaMontagnePart of the Light

Ric WilsonBANBA EP

Ryley WalkerDeafman Glance

— Sarah Mary Chadwick – Sugar Still Melts In The Rain

— Screamin’ Jay HawkinsAre YOU One of Jay’s Kids?

The SidekicksHappiness Hours

Stephen Malkmus and the JicksSparkle Hard

Steve Miller Band – Complete Albums Volume 1 (1968-1976)

— TT (Warpaint’s Theresa Wayman)LoveLaws

— Various ArtistsMean Girls (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (Digital Release)

Wax ChattelsWax Chattels

Wax IdolsHappy Ending

— West ThebartonDifferent Beings Being Different

Wire154 (CD Books Reissue)

WireChairs Missing (CD Books Reissue)

WirePink Flag (CD Books Reissue)

— WussyWhat Heaven Is Like

Xavier DunnIsic Tutor EP

Ziggy MarleyRebellion Rises

May 25th:

ActressLondon Contemporary OrchestraLAGEOS

Agnes ObelLate Night Tales

Aisha Burns – Argonauta

Andrew DuhonFalse River

Ari RoarCalm Down

Bad Times (feat. Jay Reatard)Streets of Iron (Reissue)

Bernice – Puff LP: In the air without a shape

Bleeding Through Love Will Kill All

Biffy Clyro – MTV Unplugged: Live At Roundhouse London

Chad Valley – Imaginary Music

Christ on ParadeA Mind Is A Terrible Thing (Reissue)


Clap Your Hands Say YeahSome Loud Thunder (Reissue)

Dear NoraSkulls Example


Del McCoury Band Del McCoury Still Sings Bluegrass

DestroyerCity of Daughters (Vinyl Reissue)

DestroyerThief (Vinyl Reissue)

The Flaming Lips – Seeing the Unseeable: The Complete Studio Recordings of The Flaming Lips: 1986-1990

Halo Maud – Je Suis Une île

The Hands FreeThe Hands Free

HatchieSugar & Spice EP

HoobastankPush Pull

Inner TonguesFavours

Jenny HvalThe Long Sleep EP

— Jeremy Enigk (of Sunny Day in Real Estate)Return of the Frog Queen (Deluxe Reissue)

Jethro Tull50 For 50

— Jethro Tull50th Anniversary Hits

Jo PassedTheir Prime

Jonathan Davis (of Korn) – Black Labyrinth

— KaadaClosing Statements

Lamont Dozier – Reimagination


Lindi OrtegaLiberty

— Michael ValleraAll Perfect Days

NeuorsisPain of Mind (Reissue)

Peach Kelli PopGentle Leader

Pusha TTBA

Ruler – Winning Star Champion

Shy LayersMidnight Marker

Snow PatrolWildness

Sudan ArchivesSink EP


Tracyanne Campbell (Camera Obscura) and Danny Coughlan (Crybaby) – Tracyanne & Danny

— The Travelin’ McCourys – The Travelin’ McCourys

WandPerfume EP

WeezerThe Black Album

—  WilderadoFavors EP

Wooden ShjipsV.

Wound CollectorEternal Bloodcult

June 2018

June 1st:

— Albin Lee MeldauAbout You

American AquariumThings Change

Beach SkullsLas Dunas

Ben HowardNoonday Dream

Big FreediaThird Ward Bounce EP

BODEGAEndless Scroll

Cheap Trick – The Epic Archive Vol. 2 (1980-1983)

The CoathangersLive

Cold CaveYou & Me & Infinity EP

Dave Alvin and Jimmie Dale GilmoreDowney to Lubbock 

Def Leppard – Volume One 

Emmylou HarrisThe Ballad of Sally Rose (Expanded Reissue)

Father John MistyGod’s Favorite Customer 

Freedom FryClassic


Jamie Isaac(04:30) Idler

Joan of Arc1984

Kanye WestTBA

LUMP (Laura Marling and Mike Lindsay)LUMP

MANIACDead Dance Club

Maps & AtlasesLightlessness is Nothing New

Mazzy Star Still EP

Modeselektor – Modeselektion Vol. 04

MONASoldier On

Natalie PrassThe Future and the Past

Neko CaseHell-On

Nicki BluhmTo Rise You Gotta Fall

Okay KayaBoth

Oneohtrix Point NeverAge Of

Patrick HigginsDossier

Paul McDonaldModern Hearts

— Pete Yorn and Scarlett JohanssonApart EP

The QuickMondo Deco (Reissue)

Richard EdwardsVerdugo

Roger Daltrey (of The Who)As Long As I Have You

Ruen BrothersAll My Shades of Blue

Sam EvianYou, Forever

— Sons Of An Illustrious Father – Deus Sex Machina: Or, Moving Slowly Beyond Nikola Tesla

SlapshotMake America Hate Again


Tiny StillsLaughing Into the Void

— WhitechapelThis Is Exile (Reissue)

ZZ Top – Cinco No. 2: The Second Five LPs 

June 8th:

— Angélique KidjoRemain in Light

Black Sabbath – Supersonic Years The Seventies Singles Box Set


Colin Stetson – Hereditary: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Dance Gavin Dance – Artificial Selection

— Devin Townsend ProjectEras – Vinyl Collection Part I

Dierks BentleyThe Mountain

Erin RaePutting on Airs

FlasherConstant Image

The Get Up KidsKicker EP

Hilary WoodsColt

Howlin Rain – The Alligator Bride

Jesse DaytonThe Outsider

Jon Hassell – Listening To Pictures (Pentimento Volume 1)

Jorja Smith Lost & Found

Kids See Ghosts (Kanye West and Kid Cudi)Kids See Ghosts

Lily AllenNo Shame

Lykke Liso sad so sexy

Mick Ronson – Beside Bowie: The Mick Ronson Story, The Soundtrack 

Miles Kane – Coup De Grace

Ne-YoGood Man

River WhylessKindness, A Rebel

— serpentwithfeetsoil

SheppardWatching the Sky

Snail MailLush


Thee Hypnotics – Righteously Recharged

Tom WaitsSmall Change (Vinyl Reissue)

Treya LamGood News

Welshly ArmsNo Place Is Home

YobOur Raw Heart

Young Widows – DECAYED: Ten Years of Cities, Wounds, Lightness, and Pain

June 15th:

Andy JenkinsSweet Bunch

Arthur Buck (Joseph Arthur and Peter Buck)Arthur Buck

ASGSurvive Sunrise

Ben CaplanOld Stock

Benin CityLast Night

Brian Chase (of Yeah Yeah Yeahs) – Drums and Drones: Decade

— Calpurnia (feat. Finn Wolfhard of Stranger Things) Scout EP

ChromeoHead Over Heels

Culture AbuseBay Dream

Dead Girls Academy – Alchemy

The English BeatHere We Go

Fantastic NegritoPlease Don’t Be Dead

Gene Clark (of The Byrds) – The Rose Garden — A Trip Through the Garden: The Rose Garden Collection

Gene Clark (of The Byrds) – Gene Clark Sings for You

— Immersion (Wire’s Colin Newman & Malka Spigel)Sleepless

John ParishBird Dog Dante

Johnny MarrCall the Comet

Kevin KrauterToss Up

The KillersThe Killers Career Vinyl Box

Leon VynehallNothing Is Still

Lizzy BordenMy Midnight Things

Marisa AndersonCloud Corner

Melody’s Echo ChamberBon Voyage

Mourn – Sorpresa Familia

Orange GoblinThe Wolf Bites Back

PalbertaRoach Goin’ Down

PetalMagic Gone

RebelutionFree Rein

Rolling Blackouts Costal FeverHope Downs

State ChampsLiving Proof

Stuart A. Staples (of Tindersticks) – Arrhythmia

TangentsNew Bodies

Various ArtistsMean Girls (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (Physical Release)

— WellesRed Trees and White Trashes


June 22nd:

5 Seconds to SummerYoungblood

Bebe RexhaExpectations

The Blood ChoirHouses of the Sun

CRAFT – White Noise and Black Metal

Gang Gand Dance – Kazuashita

GarbageVersion 2.0 (20th Anniversary Reissue)

HatchetDying to Exist

Jack RiverSugar Mountain

James Williamson and the Pink Hearts – Behind the Shade

— Jeffrey FoucaultBlood Brothers

Jill Barber – Metaphora

Kamasi WashingtonHeaven and Earth

— KHEMMISDesolation

MARDUK – Viktoria

The OrbNo Sounds Are Out of Bounds

Panic at the Disco – Pray For The Wicked

Paul Rodgers – Paul Rodgers – Free Spirit – Celebrating The Music of Free

The Record CompanyAll Of This Life


Stella DonnellyThrush Metal EP

Street Dogs – Stand for Something or Die for Nothing

— T. Hardy MorrisDude, the Oscure

Taleen Kali Soul Songs

Teyana TaylorTBA

TSOL – Live at The Observatory


White RingGate of Grief

Wire154 (CD/Vinyl Reissue)

— WireChairs Missing (CD/Vinyl Reissue)

— WirePink Flag (CD/Vinyl Reissue)

Wolfen ReloadedChanging Time

Yukon BlondeCritical Hit

June 29th:

Bullet For My ValentineGravity

Elle BelleNo Signal

The Essex GreenHardly Electronic

The Innocence MissionSun on the Square

Jim James (of My Morning Jacket)Uniform Distortion

— Let’s Eat GrandmaI’m All Ears

The Milk Carton KidsAll The Things That I Did And All The Things That I Didn’t Do

July 2018

July 6th:

— DevilDriverOutlaws ‘Til the End

LuciferLucifer II

The Nude PartyThe Nude Party

July 13th:

AHIIn Our Time

ChasityDeath Lust

Deafheaven – Ordinary Corrupt Human Love



— The SuffersEverything Here

Tom WaitsForeign Affairs (Vinyl Reissue)

August 2018

August 3rd:

Amanda ShiresTo the Sunset

August 10th:

— SinsaenumRepulsion For Humanity

Tom WaitsBlue Valentine (Vinyl Reissue)

August 17th:

Great Lake SwimmersThe Waves, The Wake

August 31st:

Conan – Existential Void Guardian

September 2018

September 14th:

Carrie UnderwoodCry Pretty

Tom WaitsHeart Attack and Vine (Vinyl Reissue)

October 2018

October 12th:

— Los Campesinos! – Hold On Now, Youngster… (Reissue)

Los Campesinos! – We Are Beautiful, We Are Doomed (Reissue)