November’s off to a great musical start on our stereo with the third album by dreamy English-Irish boy band The Wanted, the first new solo album in eight years from Creed frontman Scott Stapp, the return of mighty Bay Area rap duo Latyryx, and the latest from New Zealand’s psychedelic pop star Connan Mockasin. Our New Music Weekly playlist is an express route to the cream of the crop from these and other artists releasing music right now. You can also chart your own course through the latest and greatest by taking on the entire collection of Rdio New Releases. Choose your own adventure!
Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP2
The reclusive rapper tries to capture lightning in a bottle again with the help of super-producer Rick Rubin and sequel-like references to his most important album.
Cut Copy - Free Your Mind
The Australian synth-pop favorites unleash a fourth album with a clever international campaign involving billboards and a loosened-up vibe.
M.I.A. - Matangi
The British singer and producer’s long-awaited fourth album features two duets with Canadian artist The Weeknd.
Bright Eyes - A Christmas Album
Originally recorded in 2002 and sold exclusively through Saddle Creek’s store to benefit the Nebraska AIDS Project, this holiday album is finally receiving its first wide release.
Avril Lavigne - Avril Lavigne
Duets with husband and Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger highlight Lavigne’s fifth full-length.