On this phase, we showcase probably the most notable albums out every week. Listed below are the albums out on October 29, 2021:
The Conflict on Medication, I Don’t Reside Right here Anymore
The Conflict on Medication are again with their fifth studio album, I Don’t Reside Right here Anymore, out now through Atlantic Data. The follow-up to the band’s Grammy-winning 2017 file A Deeper Understanding was preceded by the singles ‘Residing Proof’, ‘Change’, and the title observe. It was co-produced by frontman Adam Granduciel and Shawn Everett. “From a songwriting standpoint, I used to be set on having every little thing be concise and clear,” Granduciel stated of the brand new LP in an interview with Pitchfork. “I needed to chop as a lot fats as attainable. I needed issues to have an arc and be dynamic. Most albums are illusions of a band enjoying, and as we stored working, the thought of the songs present in a reside atmosphere grew to become actually necessary to me. What would this really feel like on a stage? We needed to make it really feel as unproduced as attainable, attempting to make it sound like a band in a room.”
Tori Amos, Ocean to Ocean
Tori Amos has a brand new album out referred to as Ocean to Ocean (through Decca). Her first full-length since 2017’s Native Invader, Amos wrote the LP throughout lockdown at her dwelling in Cornwall, England. “It is a file about your losses, and the way you deal with them,” she defined in an announcement. “Fortunately while you’ve lived lengthy sufficient, you may acknowledge you’re not feeling just like the mother you wish to be, the spouse you wish to be, the artist you wish to be. I spotted that to shift this, you need to write from the place the place you’re. I used to be in my very own personal hell, so I advised myself, then that’s the place you write from—you’ve accomplished it earlier than….” Ocean to Ocean consists of the advance tracks ‘Talking With Bushes’ and ‘Spies’.
Charlotte Cornfield, Highs within the Minuses
Charlotte Cornfield has launched her new album, Highs within the Minuses, by means of Polyvinyl and Double Double Whammy. Following the Canadian singer-songwriter’s 2019 album The Form of Your Title, the brand new LP was recorded in Montreal with bassist Alexandra Levy (Ada Lea) and drummer Liam O’Neill (Suuns) on the studio of Howard Bilerman. It consists of the beforehand launched tracks ‘Drunk for You’, ‘Companion In Crime’, and ‘Headlines’.
Brooklyn band Geese have put out their debut LP, Projector, through Partisan Data/PIAS. Previewed by the singles ‘Disco’, ‘Low Period’, and the title observe, the album was written, produced, and recorded by the five-piece whereas they had been nonetheless in highschool and was blended by Dan Carey. Speaking concerning the album’s themes in our Artist Highlight interview, vocalist Cameron Winter stated: “Again in early highschool, I used to be attempting to make these broad-strokes messages that had been actually darkish and edgy. And for this one, I don’t assume I used to be able to do like a soul-bearing factor that a lot, so I often tried to inhabit possibly completely different characters or inform one thing that has much less of an overarching conceptual theme that every little thing sticks to and extra like vignetted, small, low-stakes narratives.”
Marissa Nadler, The Path of the Clouds
Marissa Nadler has issued her newest album, The Path of the Clouds, out now through Sacred Bones/Bella Union. Marking the singer-songwriter’s first solo file of unique materials since 2018’s For My Crimes, the LP options contributions from Nadler’s piano instructor Jesse Chandler (a member of Mercury Rev and Midlake), Mary Lattimore, Simon Raymonde, Emma Ruth Rundle, Black Mountain’s Amber Webber, and Milky Burgess. The album was preceded by the singles ‘Bessie, Did You Make It?’ and ‘If I Might Breathe Underwater’.
Lunar Trip, Inside Each Fig Is a Useless Wasp
Lunar Trip‘s debut album, Inside Each Fig Is a Useless Wasp, has arrived through Keeled Scales. The file was produced by Daniel Gleason of Grouplove and consists of the beforehand unveiled singles ‘The place Is Everybody?’, ‘Shrug’, ‘Mildew’, and ‘Gears’. It follows two EPs, Swell and Synthetic Flavors, which the Atlanta-based group – led by singer-songwriters Grace Repasky and Maggie Geeslin – self-released shortly after graduating highschool.
Lily Konigsberg, Lily We Have to Speak Now
Lily Konigsberg has dropped her debut solo album, Lily We Have to Speak Now, through Wharf Cat. Following her compilation The Better of Lily Konigsberg Proper Now, which got here out in March of this 12 months, the Palberta member’s first full-length LP options the beforehand shared songs ‘That’s The Approach I Like It’ and ‘Sweat Ceaselessly’. “My lyrics will not be completely happy all the time,” Konigsberg remarked in press supplies. “There’s a whole lot of unhappiness or strangeness in them. This album is clearly about breaking apart with any individual that I really like. However in all of my music, there’s humor. I don’t take myself too severely.”
Sam Evian, Time to Soften
Time to Soften is the debut album from Sam Evian, the alias of singer-songwriter and producer Sam Owens. The LP, which he recorded and produced himself, options contributions from the likes of Spencer Tweedy, Chris Bear, and the Conflict On Medication’ Jon Natchez, in addition to Evian’s associate Hannah Cohen. His debut for Fats Possum, Time to Soften follows his 2018 file You, Ceaselessly and consists of the advance singles ‘Knock Knock’ and ‘Simple to Love’.
Coco – the undertaking of Maia Friedman (of Soiled Projectors, Uni Ika Ai), Dan Molad (of Lucius, Chimney), and Oliver Hill (of Pavo Pavo, Dustrider) – have issued their debut self-titled album. The band recorded the LP in three studios throughout the USA: The Paella Pit in LA, Three Sirens in Nashville, and the Lake Home in Spicewood, Texas. It follows a run of nameless single releases and consists of the songs ‘Anyone’s Guess’, ‘Knots’ and ‘Come Alongside’.
Different albums out at this time:
Mastodon, Hushed and Grim; Mary Lattimore, Collected Items II; Lone, All the time Inside Your Head; Lotic, Water; Bat Fangs, Queen of My World; Mick Jenkins, Elephant In The Room; Billy Bragg, The Million Issues That By no means Occurred; Furrows, Fisher King; Ed Sheeran, =.