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New Music Tuesday - March 27, 2012


A number of cult-favorite artists have new albums this week, including house maestro David Guetta, epic prog-rockers The Mars Volta, metal troupe Meshuggah, and power-pop outfit The All-American Rejects. Hard-rockers Shinedown and buzzed-about psychedelic funk-soul duo THEESatisfaction round out the new releases. Listen to the New Music Tuesday playlist and read our notes below for new tunes that'll get your week going.

Playlist Notes

  • The Used - Vulnerable
    The Utah-bred post-hardcore quartet releases their fifth full-length of their emotive, propulsive tunes this week.

  • Madonna - MDNA
    Fresh off of the most watched Superbowl halftime in history, the queen of pop returns to the throne with MDNA, her twelfth studio album.

  • Dev - The Night The Sun Came Up
    Pop singer Dev’s debut album is the long-due culmination of singles and guest-vocal club tracks.

  • Justin Townes Earle - Nothing's Gonna Change the Way You Feel About Me Now
    After a short break between albums in 2011, prolific Americana and folk troubadour Justin Townes Earle’s is back with a fifth album of his blues-soaked odes.

  • Miike Snow - Happy To You
    The Swedish indie-pop trio follows up their popular debut with their sophomore album of blippy electronic tunes. Listen for Lykke Li’s guest spot on “Black Tin Box.”