Next Week in Music | Dec. 9-15 • On TV

John Legend and Gary Clark Jr. make the rounds, Niall Horan hits Saturday Night Live, and a slate of singers take over for James Corden this week. Here's the...

Free Music Alert | Coilguns

Free music is the best music, right? And if you're an extreme metal fan, you'll want to get in on this freebie from Coilguns. The Swiss hardcore/noise/metal/punk rebels are...

Huey Lewis & The News’ Weather Tops Today’s Album Announcements

It could be hip to be square again soon. Proving that the heart of rock ’n’ roll (or at least his own heart) is still beating, Huey Lewis made...

Dylan’s Nashville Bootleg Box Tops Today’s Album Announcements

Even Bob Dylan is paying attention to Ken Burns’ Country, it seems. Zimmy has just announced that the next chapter in his neverending Bootleg Series will be a three-disc...

Another Day, Another Whack of New Album Announcements

Someday soon, the seemingly endless daily parade of new album announcements will taper off for the year. Today, however, is not that day. Not by a long shot. Tinashe,...

Guided By Voices’ Surrender Your Poppy Field Tops Today’s Album Announcements

The music industry is well and truly back at work, judging by the tsunami of emails and album announcements I've been dealing with today. But of course, nobody works...

SXSW Reveals Initial Speakers for 2019

I remember when you used to have to wait until January (or even later) for South by Southwest to announce their keynote speakers. Not any more. For those who...

Pig Man, Pythons, Mondays & More Additions to The Upcoming Albums List

Another day, another couple of dozen new titles to put on the fall album calendar. Today's additions include the wonderfully named Pig Man Lives Volume 1 — a massive...

Beck’s Hyperspace Tops Today’s Album Announcements

Seems like Beck is in one of his moods again. The mercurial singer-songwriter just announced that his 14th album Hyperspace will arrive Nov. 22 — and based on the...

Nick Cave’s Ghosteen Tops Today’s Album Announcements

It's always a good day when Nick Cave announces a new album. Ghosteen, the latest disc from the grim balladeer and his long-serving band of Bad Seeds, will apparently...

Who’s Who Tops Today’s Album Announcements

It sounds like the classic-rock version of the old Abbott and Costello routine: 'Did you hear The Who are releasing a new album?' 'Cool! What's it called?' 'Who.' 'What?' 'No, Who.' 'I know it's The...

Pearl Jam’s Gigaton Tops Today’s Album Announcements

Mondays are pretty much always a bitch. But Pearl Jam have made this one a little easier to get through by announcing that their 11th studio album Gigaton will...

Next Week in Music | Jan. 6-12 • The Long List: 50 Releases On...

Let's be honest: Nobody wants to work very hard right after the New Year. That includes me — and the rest of the music industry, judging by the definite...

Next Week in Music | Jan. 20-26 • The Long List: 140 Releases On...

There are more than 140 albums, EPs and singles being released next week. On your mark, get set, rock — but remember: Don’t blame me if things change at...

More Than 40 New Upcoming Releases For Your To-Do List

I spent most of Monday working on freelance jobs, including a bio for a veteran Canadian artist with a great new blues album on the way. You won't see...

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