Tune in to the latest New Music Weekly playlist to hear killer collaborations like the unlikely pairing of singer Scott Walker and experimental metal band Sunn O))), plus the hotly anticipated full-length debut of Canadian dance singer Kiesza, the latest baritone-drenched effort from Mark Lanegan Band and samples of the self-titled fourth album from DC indie pop trio Jukebox The Ghost. The Playlist Notes below give you a cheat sheet on some of the week’s biggest breakouts. Browse the complete collection of Rdio New Releases to load up on even more of the latest music.
Slipknot - 5: The Gray Chapter (Special Edition) [Explicit]
The fifth album from the masked heavy metal heroes bears the audible grief of being the first one since the passing of member Paul Gray.
Jessie Ware - Tough Love
The UK singer’s sophomore album includes guest appearances by heartthrobs Ed Sheeran and Miguel.
Little Big Town - Pain Killer
Pure harmonies and a lighthearted sense of humor fuel all the songs on the country group’s sixth album.
T.I. - Paperwork
The Atlanta rapper and reality star’s ninth album features collaborations with Iggy Azalea, Young Jeezy and production by Timbaland and DJ Mustard.
Thurston Moore - The Best Day
The fourth solo album from the former Sonic Youth guitarist and singer finds him returning to his noise rock roots.
Primus - Primus & the Chocolate Factory With the Fungi Ensemble
The quirky rockers reimagine the old-school Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory soundtrack and inject it with funk.
Ben Howard - I Forget Where We Were
The London singer-songwriter revered for his indie folk tunes tries on a darker sound on his sophomore album.