Direct Currents Upcoming Album releases

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D'Angelo new album?

D’Angelo new album?























Hey pop pickers, it is Sunday afternoon, nothing much to do, still in the 30s outside, cold, miserable, how about reading this post. It is a thrilling list of upcoming album releases we appropriated off Direct Currents. As we do from time to time.

Anything interesting? Lesse here: new Beck, Dierks Bentley, St Vincent, The Fray (THE FRAY NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO),  St. Vincent, Drive By Truckers, Cloud Nothings, and apparently D’Angelo has completely given up and is releasing a live album.

February 25


Anna Aaron – NEURO (2/28)

Barzin – To Live Alone In That Long Summer

Beck – Morning Phase

Champs – Down Like Gold (UK)

Charlie Greene – S/T

Dark Mean – Samuel The Phoenix EP

Death Vessel – Island Intervals

Dierks Bentley – Riser

Emily Smith – Echoes (UK)

Flagland – Love Hard

Heart – Fanatic: Live From Caesar’s Colosseum

John The Conqueror – The Good Life

Lowell – I Killed Sara V

Mike Gordon (Phish)- Overstep

Milagres – Violent Light

MØ – No Mythologies to Follow

New Madrid – Sunswimmer

Notwist – Close To The Glass

Pillar Point – S/T

Pixel Fix – Fall (EP)

Preston Lovinggood – Shadow Songs

Priscilla Ahn – This Is Where We Are

Runaway Dorothy – The Wait

Run River North – S/T

Silversun Pickups – Singles Collection

St. Vincent – Saint Vincent

Thalia Zedek – SIX

The Dukes of September – Live @ Lincoln Center

The Family Crest – Beneath the Brine

The Far West – Any Day Now

The Fray – Helios

Twin Forks – S/T

Vertical Scratchers – Daughter of Everything

We Were Promised Jetpacks – E Rey Live in Philadelphia

Wild Beasts – Present Tense

Yellow Ostrich – Cosmos



February TBA


Elizaveta – Hero EP

Livingston Taylor – Blue Sky

Wakey! Wakey! – All It Takes Is A Little Love

Will Kimbrough – Sideshow Love


March 4



Alana Amram & The Rough Gems – Spring River

American Authors – Oh What A Life

Arthur Beatrice – Working Out (U.S., UK: 2/4)

As Animals – S/T (3/3)

Claudia Schmidt – New Whirled Order

Diane Cluck – Boneset

Drive By Truckers – English Oceans

Eli Young Band – 10,000 Towns

Fenster – The Pink Caves

Foxes – Glorious

Highasakite – Silent Treatment

Imogen Heap – Sparks

Jeffrey James – I’m Wide Awake

Jim Oblon – Sunset

John Gorka – Bright Side of Dawn

Jupe Jupe – Crooked Kisses

KHUSHI – Phantoms (UK)

Lea Michele (Glee) – Louder

Little Hurricane – Gold Fever

Martina McBride – Everlasting

Nick Waterhouse – Holly

Real Estate – Atlas

Rod Melancon – Parish Lines

Roman Remains – Zeal

Rufus Wainwright – Live From The Artists Den (DVD)

Rufus Wainwright – Vibrate: Best of (w/rarities)

Sally Seltmann – Hey Daydreamer

Steve Martin & Edie Brickell – Live (CD/DVD)

The Honey Trees – Bright Fire

The Blue Nile – Peace At Last (Expanded Reissue)

Trust – Joyland

Various – Bob Dylan: The 30th Anniversary Concert (CD/DVD)

Wake Owl – The Private World of Paradise

We Are Scientists – TV en Francais


March 11


Black Submarine – New Shores

Charlie Oxford – S/T

Coves – Soft Friday (UK; US: TBA)

Elbow – The Take Off & Landing of Everything

Joan As Police Woman – The Classic

Ledisi – The Truth

Lera Lynn – Lying In The Sun (EP)

Lune – Music & Sports

Metronomy – Love Letters

Morgan Evans – S/T (3/14 AUS)

The Who – Sensation: The Story of Tommy DVD

Tom The Lion – Sleep (UK: Feb. TBA)

Warm Soda – Young Reckless


March 18


Annie Eve – Feversome

Eliza Gilkyson – The Nocturne Diaries

Foster The People – Supermodel

George Michael – Symphonica

Heather Maloney & Darlingside – EP

Lyla Foy – Mirrors the Sky

Marianas Trench – Ever After

Sam Brookes – Kairos

Taking Back Sunday – Happiness Is


March 25


Ages and Ages – Divisionar

Circa Zero (Andy Summers, Rob Giles) – Circus Hero

D’Angelo – Live at The Jazz Cafe, London

Faces On Film – Elite Lines

Elton John – Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (40th Anniv. Deluxe Edition)

Future Islands – Singles

Jimi Goodwin (Doves) – Odludek

Beth Hart/Joe Bonamassa – Live In Amsterdam (DVD)

Jim Oblon – Sunset

Johnny Cash – Out Among the Stars (Unreleased LP)

Little Daylight – TBD

Mr. Little Jeans – Pocketknife

Robbie Hecht – S/T

Seahaven – Reverie Lagoon

Simone Felice – Strangers

The Belle Brigade – Just Because

The Callstore – Save No One

The Hold Steady – Teeth Dreams

Tokyo Police Club – Forcefield

Various – Bob Dylan In The 80’s Vol. 1

Wilco Johnson/Roger Daltrey – Going Back Home


March TBA



Holychild – Mindspeak EP

Neil Young – A Letter Home



April 1


Arc Iris – S/T

Cloud Nothings – Here & Nowhere Else

Dan Croll – Sweet Disarray

Desert Noises – 27 Ways

Johnny Two Bags (Social Distortion) – Salvation Town

Kaiser Chiefs – Education…and War

Manchester Orchestra – Cope

Nathaniel Rateliff – Falling Faster Than You Can Run

Peter Mulvey – Silver Ladder

Pylo – The Woman EP

Saintseneca – Dark Arc

The Bamboos – Fever In The Road

Various – Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne


April 8


Carlene Carter – Carter Girl

Fatherson – I Am An Island (UK)

Katie Herzig – Walk Through Walls

Liam Finn – The Nihilist

Moxie Raia – TBA

School of Language (Field Music) – Old Fears

Shook Twins – What We Do

The Mary Onettes – Portico:

Thus:Owls – Turning Rocks

Wallis Bird – Architecture (UK)


April 15


Afghan Whigs – Do To the Beast

Dinah Thorpe – Lullabies & Wake Up Calls

Ingrid Michaelson – Lights Out

Jessica Lea Mayfield – Make My Head Sing…

Needtobreathe – Rivers In the Wasteland

Paolo Nutini – Caustic Love (UK)

Smoke Fairies – S/T

Sohn – Tremors

Woods – With Light & With Love


April 22


Dwight & Nicole – Shine On

EELS – The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett

G. Love & Special Sauce – Sugar

Hedley – Wild Life

Keb’ Mo’ – BLUESAmericana

Little Daylight – TBA

Margot & The Nuclear So and Sos – Sling Shot to Heaven

Syd Arthur – Sound Mirror

The Madden Brothers (Good Charlotte) – TBA

Tom and Hebron – Zoyugo


April 29


Ben Watt – Hendra

Curtis Stigers – Hooray For Lovers

Damon Albarn (Blur, Gorillaz) – Everyday Robots

Fiona Bevan – Talk To Strangers

Rodrigo y Gabriela – 9 Dead Alive

The Currys – Follow

The Old 97’s – Most Messed Up

Wye Oak – Shriek

Zoe Muth & The Lost High Rollers – TBA


May 6


Gregg Allman & Various Artists – All My Friends (CD/DVD)

Rachel Taylor Brown – Falimy

Ray LaMontagne – Supernova


May 13


Braid – No Coast

Kris Delmhorst – Blood Test

Mirah – Changing Light

Owen Pallett – In Conflict

Swans – To Be Kind

Tori Amos – Unrepentant Geraldines

Walter Martin (The Walkmen) – We’re All Young Together


May 20


BANKS – TBA (Full Length Album)

Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes) – Upside Down Mountain

Nightmare & The Cat – Simple





Ben Ottewell (Gomez) – Rattlebag (TBA)

Charlene Soraia – Love Is The Law (TBA)

Dear Plastic – The Thieves Are Babes (TBA)

Don Henley – Cass County (TBA)

Ellis Paul – Chasing Beauty (TBA)

Emerson Hart (Tonic) – Beauty In Disrepair (TBA)

Empires – Orphans (TBA)

Hafdis Huld – Home (TBA)

Haroula Rose – Here The Blue River (TBA)

Jonah Tolchin – Clover Road (Summer TBA)

Kenny Wayne Shepherd – Going Home (6/3)

Kite Club – Fresh Air for Humans (TBA)

Lana Del Rey – Ultraviolence (May TBA)

Leon Russell – Life’s Journey (TBA)

Miranda Lee Richards – Echoes of the Dreamtime (TBA)

Paloma Faith – A Perfect Contradiction (TBA)

Peter Himmelman – The Boat That Carries Us (TBA)

Rich Robinson (Black Crowes) – The Ceaseless Sight (TBA)

Sam Smith – In the Lonely Hour (6/3)

Sasha Siem – Most of the Boys (2014 TBA)

Sharon Van Etten – Are We There? (May TBA)

The Good Natured – Prism (Summer TBA)

The Pierces – Creation (6/2)

The Vespers – Sisters and Brothers (TBA

Tiny Ruins – Brightly Painted One (TBA)

Toby Lightman – Every Kind of People (TBA)

The Vespers – Sisters and Brothers (TBA)

Winterpills – Echolalia (Covers) (TBA)

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