Another wonderfully diverse week in the world of music brings albums from Jason Isbell (formerly of Drive-By Truckers), Motown singer Chrisette Michele, Wolfmother frontman Andrew Stockdale, and Christian rock specialists The Almost.
Don’t delay, play the New Music Weekly playlist right away for our hand-picked overview of the best songs from these and other just-minted offerings that range from hard rock and rap to folk and minimal techno. After that, head over to Rdio New Releases to start finding even more fresh favorites.
Action Bronson - SAAAB Stories produced by Harry Fraud
The Queens rapper presents seven new songs, including collaborations with Wiz Khalifa, Prodigy of Mobb Deep, and Raekwon from Wu-Tang Clan.
Disclosure - Settle
Fueled by the recent single “When a Fire Starts to Burn” and top 10 hits in their native UK, brothers Guy and Howard Lawrence unleash a full-length debut.
Black Sabbath - 13 (Deluxe Version)
The almighty Ozzy Osbourne rejoins the Sabbath for a holy mother of a 19th album, their first recorded collaboration in 15 years.
Gold Panda - Half of Where You Live
The British-born and Japanese-reared minimal techno producer whose debut earned a coveted Mercury Prize nomination returns for a sophomore album.
The Civil Wars - “The One That Got Away”
Nashville folk duo Joy Williams and John Paul White tease out a taste of the upcoming second album with this tale of unrequited love.