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New Music Tuesday - August 14, 2012


Clear some space on your playlists: Piano singer-songwriter Daniel Powter, aggro-rap outfit Kottonmouth Kings, and the one and only Insane Clown Posse all have new albums out today, but as per usual, that’s not all.

Listen to the weekly New Music Tuesday playlist and the rest of this week’s new albums in the Rdio New Releases. While you’re at it, consult our playlist notes below.

Playlist Notes

  • Various Artists - Just Tell Me That You Want Me: A Tribute To Fleetwood Mac
    Lykke Li, Best Coast, MGMT, The Kills, Washed Out, The New Pornographers, and Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo pay tribute to the beloved soft rock outfit.

  • 2 Chainz - Based On A T.R.U. Story
    After guest slots on tracks with Drake, Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, and Big K.R.I.T., the Atlanta rapper is ready for his debut album spotlight.

  • Dead Can Dance - Anastasis
    The chameleonic duo shift genre on every album, but the latest Dead Can Dance album finds them hearkening back to their ‘80s work: haunting, goth-inspired art-pop.

  • Yellowcard - Southern Air
    The SoCal pop-punk outfit explores themes of growing up on their latest full-length without losing their trademark, beach-ready sound.

  • Mariah Carey - “Triumphant (Get ‘Em)”
    Carey’s new single features Rick Ross and Meek Mill, and marks the singer’s return to the world of music. An as-yet-untitled album is just around the corner.

∞  August 14, 2012 — 10:00AM