BORN RUFFIANS – PULP
Pulp is Ontario three-piece, Born Ruffians‘ eighth album, and the third in a trilogy.
“378 days. three albums. juice, squeeze and now… PULP. the trilogy is finally complete.”
Stream • Wavy Haze Records/Yep Roc Records • 2021
CANNIBAL CORPSE – VIOLENCE UNIMAGINED
Violence Unimagined, the 15th LP from death-metal greats Cannibal Corpse, is just as vicious as ever, earning high praise from Kerrang:
“Cannibal Corpse have become the Motörhead of death metal – naturally reliable, ever in the zone, still louder and heavier than any of the bands who followed them”.
Stream • Metal Blade • 2021
GRETA VAN FLEET – THE BATTLE AT GARDEN’S GATE
Greta Van Fleet‘s Anthem of the Peaceful Army drew plenty of comparisons to Led Zeppelin. LP2, The Battle at Garden’s Gate, is earning them comparisons to Rush this time around.
Stream • Lava/Republic • 2021
THE LIVING – 1982
1982 by The Living is a 7-song album from Duff McKagan‘s punk band, when he was 17 years old. Duff played guitar and wrote all seven tracks.
Stream • Loosegroove Records • 2021
PAUL McCARTNEY – McCARTNEY III IMAGINED
Paul McCartney recorded all of 2020’s McCartney III in “rockdown” all by himself (just like 1970’s McCartney and 1980’s McCartney II) except for one track which features guitar and drums provided members of his band.
McCartney III Imagined is a new album featuring reimaginings, covers and remixes of McCartney III by Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age) Ed O’Brien (Radiohead), Phoebe Bridgers, Beck, Damon Albarn (blur, Gorillaz) and more.
The album’s reimagining has arrived on streaming services today, with physical copies arriving on July 23rd.
Stream • Capitol • 2021
THE OFFSPRING – LET THE BAD TIMES ROLL
The Offspring have returned with their long-awaited, long-rumored new album. Let The Bad Times Roll is their first new record since 2012’s Days Go By.
Frontman Dexter Holland says the album reflects their “unique period in history”, writing:
“Folks are saying, if it’s all going to hell, we might as well make the most out of it, or at least go out swinging. Let the Bad Times Roll!”
Stream • Concord Records • 2021
WHILE SHE SLEEPS – SLEEPS SOCIETY
British metalcore quintet, While She Sleeps, have just released their fifth album. Sleeps Society features guest appearances from Simon Neil of Biffy Clyro and Deryck Whibley of Sum 41.
Stream • Sleeps Brothers • 2021
SINGLES / EPs
AUGUST BURNS RED – GUARDIAN SESSIONS EP
August Burns Red‘s companion piece to last year’s Guardians LP, Guardians Sessions is a 5 song EP featuring a cover of System of a Down‘s “Chop Suey!”.
Stream • Fearless Records • 2021
GOO GOO DOLLS – EP 21
Goo Goo Dolls‘ EP 21 offers stripped down fan favorites from the band’s back catalog.
Stream • Warner Records • 2021