On October 22, Courtney Barnett performed a unique and special show in her hometown Melbourne for MTV Australia. This live album shows the singer-songwriter present her songs in a new way.
Inspired by the Chicago House and Detroit Techno of the early 80s, Georgia's second album is a sonic feat of exploration and excellence, with textures that reflect the artist's background in ethnic musicology, and hours upon hours spent rifling through records.
The story of Downton Abbey continues on the big screen with a soundtrack that features new music as well as familiar compositions from the popular TV series.
A simple, yet complex piano solo album by David Foster. Primarily known for writing and producing megastars' huge, chart-topping hits, Foster steps back to his roots: seated at the grand piano and delivers emotional and meaningful piano melodies.
Recorded and filmed on location in Zimbabwe, China, Czech Republic, and Turkey with masters of each country's traditional music, this is a playful tale, told musically through the eyes of the instruments themselves! With this ambitious project, Oran Etkin has reimagined how touring can become part of the creative process: taking time off between shows to live and collaborate with local musicians, and gathering the fruits of these and other collaborations into a family-friendly album.
On the follow-up to their wildly successful debut album, Ranky Tanky explores more of the Gullah culture that makes their musical story so compelling. Numerous originals also color this spectacular collection of iconic regional favorites.
Remy worked with co-writers Basia Bulat and Rich Morel to develop the core of the album, a set of songs conceived as a richly arranged balance between orchestral percussion (as arranged by percussionist Ed Squires) and the human voice. In-studio, group harmony vocals were undertaken by a cast of diverse singers (conducted by Kritty Uranowski) who lent not only their voices but also shared reflections on childhood experience.
Songs, stories, ethnic instruments, and fascinating historical facts honoring holiday traditions from around the planet that share and celebrate one thing in common: light.
Like any great artist on the rise, Archy Marshall's life is moving fast. There's a lot to catch up on, after 2017's sprawling masterpiece, The OOZ, broke through amid Mercury Prize nominations and mind-blowing media plaudits. Unlike that record, this one doesn't aim to present any kind of narrative thread, or Brexit-era state-of-the-nation address, just a collection of snapshots and stories, artfully sequenced into a dazzlingly coherent whole.
Inspired by the '70s, the LA-based duo Best Coast expands their signature indie pop sound into a harmonic blend of melodic guitars and keyboards as warm and refreshing as a California breeze.
Contemporary Christian quartet We Are Messengers return with their third studio album. The first single, Maybe It’s OK, took home the Breakout Single of Year at the 2019 K-LOVE Fan Awards.
Los Tigres Del Norte pay homage to the great Vicente Fernandez.
Laying the foundation for the cool jazz style, this album has an intimate and elegant feel with tracks like Jeru; Venus de Milo; and Boplicity.
Lady Gaga follows up her Grammy and Academy Award-winning soundtrack for A Star Is Born with her sixth studio album. The first single, Stupid Love, is already making its way up the charts.
Balvin continues to change Latin music on his own terms while staying true to his Colombian roots and reggaeton essence.
This two disc album includes many live recordings of Joplin's performances. There are songs from her previous albums that have been remastered to sound flawless. Includes the hits that you would expect like Summertime, Kozmic Blues and Mercedez Benz.
They pack their career highlights and greatest hits onto this two-disc set featuring classics such as Everyday People and Hot Fun in the Summertime.
Kanye West made headlines in the music world with the digital release of his first gospel album. Now the album, which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 album chart, is available on CD.
Nada Surf continues pursuing their humanistic vision of the world through hooky, catchy rock songs with sharply drawn yet tenderly felt lyrics.
NCT 127’s second full-length album will be released on March sixth with thirteen tracks expressing NCT 127’s unique music color. The album’s exclusive title Neo Zone builds high expectations while implying a brand-new introduction to NCT 127’s music world. The album includes a photo book, lyric book, postcard, a folded poster, sticker, circle card (random), and photo card (random).
Filtering R&B, pop, and hip-hop through an ambitious widescreen lens, the Weeknd quietly took over popular music and culture on his own terms. Features the global hits Heartless and Blinding Lights.
Throat singer, guitarist, accordion player, and songwriter Riit is an exciting new voice in music. Raised in Pangnirtung, Nunavut. Riit's sound is a mix of club-ready electro-pop alongside hushed, exquisite ballads, with layers of throat singing intertwined with dark, wobbly, ominous synths. Riit also performed live on the Juno Awards broadcast with the Jerry Cans in 2018. Her debut full-length album, produced by Graham Walsh, was released in 2019 on Six Shooter Records.
Contains 18 tracks of rock, Latin pop, and jazz, highlighting Santana's 30-plus years. Popular tracks featured here are Evil Ways; Jingo; Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen; and Oye Como Va.
Capitol Records releases Sam Smith's third studio album. This latest offering features the new single To Die For; How Do You Sleep?, which has amassed over 600 million streams worldwide; I Feel Love, a cover of Donna Summer's disco classic; and Smith’s collaboration with Normani, Dancing with a Stranger. -Midwest Tape
Features the single 'Limitless,' as well as Unbroken. -Midwest Tape
In the latest of a series of albums that have mirrored the exceptional story of the band itself, Cornershop returns with an album that strides in an upbeat fashion to deliver a full listening experience, bringing songs of experience, empire, protest, and humor, steeped in the way only Tjinder Singh would come with. -Midwest Tape
2018 live release from the veteran singer/songwriter, and former Monkee. -Midwest Tape
CMA and ACM Award winning singer-songwriter releases the follow up to her acclaimed debut album, 2018’s Girl Going Nowhere. Her new album features the songs One Night Standards; Hang In There Girl; and Never Will.
After three years, Hollywood Undead is back with a brand new album that includes the single Already Dead, as well as the tracks Time Bomb; Empire; and Killin’ It.
Music from the latest James Bond film, recorded in collaboration with Academy and Grammy Award-winning composer Hans Zimmer.
Sepultura’s mighty new undertaking is proof of a will unbroken. The band unites bucket loads of experience and youthful vigor in a totally revived way.
Maddie & Tae first took country by storm in 2013 with their single, Girl In a Country Song. Since then they have toured with the likes of Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood. Now they are back with a new full length album.
The new album from country music superstar Luke Bryan features the chart topping hit Knockin’ Boots, as well as the new single Whatever She Wants Tonight.
In 2018, 5 Seconds of Summer saw their album Youngblood become their third consecutive release to debut at number on the Billboard Top 200. Now they are back with the follow up, which includes the singles No Shame; Old Me; and Teeth.
Donnie McClurkin returns with brand new music and a brand new sound, fit to bless and unify all nations. It is inspired by his travels all over the world and includes the infectious single There Is God.
Following the success of their 2019 release, Bright Faith, Bold Future, Vertical Worship follows up with a brand new live album.
The Lone Bellow’s album is replete with the trio’s signature powerhouse harmonies, passionate performances, and honest songwriting. The fifteen-track album touches on personal topics like family, loss, overcoming struggle, and letting things go. The band expertly traverses several moods throughout the record, going from gentle, soothing lows to enormous, sweeping highs, and their musicianship shines through in each and every track.
Thundercat is set to release his new album on Brainfeeder Records, and shares the first music; 'Black Qualls (featuring Steve Lacy and Steve Arrington). The album, produced by Flying Lotus and Thundercat, features musical contributions from Ty Dolla $ign, Childish Gambino, Lil B, Kamasi Washington, Steve Lacy, Steve Arrington, Badbadnotgood, Louis Cole and Zack Fox.
Emmy Award-Winning Comedian John Mulaney aims to recapture the magic of that bygone television era when children sang songs about their feelings with celebrity guests on funky outdoor sets, released on Netflix just in time for the holiday season 2019. The Sack Lunch Bunch is a group of children ages 8-13, joined by celebrity guests from the movie Zodiac. -Midwest Tape
Australia's Tones and I has taken the world by storm with her breakthrough single, Dance Monkey. Now, the singer (real name: Toni Watson) has announced her signing to Elektra Records and debut EP.
The debut album from songwriter and vocalist Ego Ella May following her signing to Tru Thoughts. She has an all-encompassing love of music, which she channels into her own neo-soul and contemporary jazz compositions. Ego Ella May has a high level of admiration for people who show their vulnerabilities through music, and uses this as a source of inspiration. Her songwriting takes influences from equal measures of reflective moments of solitude and conversations with friends.
Prior to his untimely passing, Chester Bennington personally announced a 2017 Grey Daze reunion on social media. As he never got the chance to launch the reunion himself, his bandmates, friends, family, and various collaborators stepped up to give the music the second chance it deserved, finishing what the late singer started.
At just 23 years of age, Marcus King has emerged as a vital and powerful force in American music. His new album sees him join forces with producer Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys for a 12-song session.
Three-time Grammy nominee Justin Roberts's latest album has something for all ages. Joined by an eclectic group of instrumentalists including pianist Lisa Kaplan, baroque cellist Anna Steinhoff, percussionist Gerald Dowd, and vocalist Nora O’Connor, this tender and uplifting collection of songs is his most personal project yet.
As tours ended, the band members found themselves separated and isolated. It was a chance to gain perspective into their lives, relationships, and creative purpose. From that came this album, a creative turn toward introspection and the collective result of rest and solitude. Undoubtedly, the eleven songs here are a departure from the playful previous release. Most of the songs were written in isolation, but the songs came to life when the band reunified and began recording.
Grouplove kicked off 2020 with their anarchistic, high-energy single Deleter, and they show no signs of slowing down in the lead-up to their fourth album.
Capitol Records recording artist Niall Horan returns with his highly anticipated sophomore album. Featuring his new single No Judgement and up-tempo record Nice To Meet Ya, this body of work showcases his unique musicianship and magnetic vocal range. The singer/songwriter has earned platinum certification or greater in eighteen countries, achieved global critical acclaim and amassed three million adjusted album sales.
Josienne Clarke’s songs have been described as ‘extraordinary’ by Mojo magazine. She was named as one of American Songwriter’s Best Songwriters of 2016. Now she is releasing her solo debut.
Joe Satriani's unmatched guitar power is on full display on the adventurous new album Shapeshifting, his 18th studio release. -Amazon.com
In 2012, Snarky Puppy booked their first European tour through Facebook posts, begging people to help find a bar they could play in. Years later, on November 14, 2019, Snarky Puppy recorded their sold-out show from the iconic Royal Albert Hall in London, which will be their first official live release in almost four years.
Lightfoot discovered a treasure trove of unreleased material while he was housecleaning last year. Two CDs of songs he recorded nearly two decades ago were tucked away in his office. The songs were created in late 2001 and early 2002 before he suffered a near-fatal abdominal aortic aneurysm later that year.
Brandy Clark’s latest album takes her unerring eye for detail and a genre-melting sense of melody to examine personal truths, revelations, and emancipations with wit, grace, and compassion.
As a follow-up to their critically acclaimed album, Good News, Rend Collective brings listeners their seventh studio release. Including declarative anthem, Your Name is Power, this release is full of exciting new sounds and messages.
Many of the most beautiful recordings in Ella Fitzgerald’s catalog were her duets with pianists. This collection assembles every recording Ella made in the piano duo format - for the Decca, Verve, and Pablo labels.
An introspective look into the emotions of the last two years of Kelsea Ballerini's life. Using songwriting as therapy, she explores everything from social anxiety to the importance of real friendships, and a new perspective on old heartbreaks.
Following her acclaimed run on Broadway in the Carole King musical Beautiful, Vanessa Carlton offers up her new album, which includes the single Future Pain.
A captivating collection featuring many of Ireland and Scotland’s most enchanting female voices. Featuring: Capercaillie, Cara Dillon, Éilís Kennedy, Lasairfhíona, Rose Laughlin, Karen Matheson, Maighread & Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill, Rebecca Pidgeon, Cathie Ryan, Emily Smith.
Fresh off her second time as the host of the Grammy Awards, Alicia Keys releases her eighth studio album. It includes the new single Underdog.
Steep Canyon Rangers are Asheville, North Carolina's Grammy winners, perennial Billboard chart-toppers, and frequent collaborators of the renowned banjoist (and occasional comedian) Steve Martin. The Rangers can now add their hometown Asheville Symphony to their long list of musical companions on this album. Each track features the Rangers and symphony breathing new life into signature Steep Canyon Rangers songs through newly inspired orchestral arrangements.
Gregory Porter, the world's best-selling contemporary jazz/soul artist with over three million worldwide album sales returns with his sixth studio album. The album marks a return to Porter's beloved original songwriting, heart-on-sleeve lyrics imbued with everyday philosophy and real-live detail, set to a stirring mix of jazz, soul, blues, and gospel. -Midwest Tape
Multi-Platinum-selling country star Sam Hunt announces his eagerly-awaited sophomore album. The album will feature his current Top five-and-climbing radio hit Kinfolks, the introspective ballad Sinning With You, and more from the award-winning artist. It will be the first full album since Hunt’s critically acclaimed, Grammy-nominated, Triple Platinum-selling debut, Montevallo. -Midwest Tape
Dua Lipa is back with the follow up to her Grammy Award winning debut album. Her latest includes the singles Don’t Start Now and Physical. -Midwest Tape
Brooke White releases her first proper solo album since 2009's High Hopes & Heartbreak, which followed her top five finish on American Idol. The sound rests between in a place between Nashville and California's Laurel Canyon.