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BANKS - Goddess
From the dark electronics of “Beggin for Thread” to stripped-down ballad “Someone New,” Los Angeles singer-songwriter Jillian Banks explores R&B and pop with wry lyrics and an edge on her debut album.
Jhené Aiko - Souled Out (Deluxe)
The third album from the free-spirited and street smart R&B singer from Los Angeles features a pair of Chicago prodigies: Kanye West producer No I.D. and rapper Common.
Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World (Standard)
The Canadian dance punk act’s sophomore album is the first in 10 years (and the first since reforming in 2011 following a 2006 breakup).
Interpol - El Pintor
The New York rockers go back to their basic roots on their fifth album, which features appearances by members of Secret Machines and Bon Iver.
Lee Brice - I Don’t Dance (Deluxe Version)
The Nashville songwriter behind singles for Tim McGraw and Garth Brooks shows his own tender side on his third album.
Ryan Adams - Ryan Adams
The 39-year-old singer-songwriter is unbelievably on his 14th studio album, this one a slightly more orchestral affair recorded at the home studio he compares to the Millennium Falcon.
Vance Joy - Dream Your Life Away
The Aussie singer-songwriter behind the catchy breakthrough international hit “Riptide” explores different sounds while retaining the semi-acoustic feel on his debut album.