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These albums are all set for release this week (June 17):
SIGUR RÓS – WORKOUT HOLIDAY – 3* New tricks/old fallbacks from divine shoegazers
WHITE DENIM – WORKOUT HOLIDAY – 4* Psych dub garage? Texan mob go wild and weird
WEEZER – WEEZER (AKA ‘THE RED ALBUM’) – 4*Cuomo namechecks Rogaine and Judas Priest on improbably upbeat outing
Plus here are some of UNCUT’s recommended new releases from the past few weeks – check out these albums if you haven’t already:
DENNIS WILSON – PACIFIC BLUE + BAMBU (CARIBOU SESSIONS) – 5* A lost career collected: his solo masterpiece, plus it’s follow-up
WALTER BECKER – CIRCUS MONEY – 4* First in 14 years from the other ‘Dan man
WILD BEASTS – LIMBO, PANTO – 4* Ravishing stuff from foppish Lake District foursome
COLDPLAY – VIVA LA VIDA OR DEATH AND ALL HIS FRIENDS – 3* Brian Eno adds sheen to swooning fourth
EMMYLOU HARRIS – ALL I INTENDED TO BE – 4* Solo album number 21 finds Emmylou looking back, but moving forward
MY MORNING JACKET – EVIL URGES – 3* Cosmic country rockers swap reverb for raunch
FLEET FOXES – FLEET FOXES – 4* Dreamy hymns of the American wilderness
PAUL WELLER – 22 DREAMS – 4* The Modfather’s White Album – a sprawling set of folk, alt-rock, electronica and fusion
THE BYRDS – LIVE AT ROYAL ALBERT HALL 1971 – 4* From the archives: Clarence White shines on live set, Q & A with Roger McGuinn
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