Arctic Monkeys covered Nick Cave at All Points West last week. The band’s new album, Humbug, drops later this month on the 24th.
Roy Hargrove Big Band Emergence (Groovin’ High/Emarcy) Releasing: 25 August (US) PopMatters jazz trumpet fave Roy Hargrove is releasing his first ever big band album
I don’t get this one—I daresay the Coens are hit or miss for me.
A Mountain of One Institute of Joy (10 Worlds/PIAS) Releasing: 7 September (US) SONG LIST 01 Intro 02 Sky Is Folding 03 Bones 04 Lie Awake 05 Green 06 Highs of the
PopMatters loved Elbow’s latest album, The Seldom Seen Kid, placing it at #9 on our top 60 album list last year. The Manchester band stopped by
This one’s 14 years old as a cover, but it’s perhaps the best rendition of this song omitting possibly only the original. Low
The Cherry Poppin’ Daddies Susquehanna (Rock Ridge Music) Releasing: 29 September (US) SONG LIST 01 Bust Out 02 The Mongoose and the Snake 03 Hi and Lo 04 Blood Orange
Speaking of steel drums, there’s a ton of them in this live rendition recorded in the middle of a parade/procession in Manchester as
Vic Chesnutt At the Cut (Constellation) Releasing: 22 September (US) SONG LIST 01 Coward 02 When the Bottom Fell Out 03 Chinaberry Tree 04 Chain 05 We Hovered With Short Wings 06