Posted by: Bill Jones | July 17, 2008

summer releases

Well it’s hot out there! I mean HOT! So, we here at earggoles did some research and came up with what else is gonna be hot this Summer. Below are quite a few, a lot, of Summer releses from bands you know and some you will. Some are LPs, some digi-LPs, some DVD, but all should be worth your while. Enjoy! and look out for the releases of Malendars….


Crystal Castles: “Vanished” 7″ [Different Recordings] [UK release]


Alva Noto: Unitxt [Raster Noton]
Azeda Booth: In Flesh Tones [Absolutely Kosher]
Bodies of Water: A Certain Feeling [Secretly Canadian]
Black Kids: Partie Traumatic [Columbia] [North American release]
Brendan Canning: Broken Social Scene Presents… Brendan Canning: Something for All of Us [Arts & Crafts, out now digitally]
Cryptacize / Why?: Unusual Animals Vol. 4 7″ [Asthmatic Kitty]
CSS: Donkey [Sub Pop / Warner]
Daft Punk: Electroma DVD [Vice]
Dr. Dog: Fate [Park the Van]
¡Forward, Russia!: Life Processes [Cooking Vinyl]
Fuck the Facts: Disgorge Mexico [Relapse]
Fucked Up: Year of the Pig [reissue] [Matador]
Helena Espvall (of Espers) and Masaki Batoh (of Ghost): Helena Espvall and Masaki Batoh [Drag City]
High Places: 03/07-09/07 [Thrill Jockey; out now digitally]
Individuals: Fields/Aquamarine [Bar/None]
Jay Reatard/Deerhunter: “Fluorescent Grey”/”Oh It’s Such a Shame” 7″ [Matador]
Josephine Foster: This Coming Gladness [Bo’Weavil]
Julie Doiron: Loneliest in the Morning [reissue] [Jagjaguwar]
Lackthereof: Your Anchor [Barsuk]
Loved: Everything, Anything, Nothing [Temporary Residence Limited]
M83: “Kim and Jessie” single [Mute]
Menahan: Street Band [Daptone]
Nico Muhly: Mothertongue [Brassland]
Nine Inch Nails: The Slip [Null Corporation] [CD/DVD release]
One Day as a Lion: One Day as a Lion EP [Anti-]
Paavoharju: Laulu Laakson Kukista [Fonal]
Paul Weller: 22 Dreams [Yep Roc]
PAS/CAL:  I Was Raised on Matthew, Mark, Luke & Laura [Le Grand Magistery]
Poni Hoax: Images of Sigrid [Tigersushi]
Prurient: Arrowhead [Editions Mego]
Radio Slave: “Grindhouse” Remixes 12″ [Rekids]
The Red Krayola: Fingerpointing [Drag City]
Sonic’s Rendezvous Band: Live [Bomp/Alive]
Sunfold: Toy Tugboats [Terpsikhore]
White Savage: TBA 7″ [Flameshovel]
Zozobra: Bird of Prey [Hydra Head]


Atlas Sound: Let the Blind Lead Those Who Can See but Cannot Feel [vinyl release on Kranky, out now on CD]
Ellen Allien: “Out” Remixes 12″ [Bpitch Control] [European release]
Simian Mobile Disco: Sample and Hold [Wichita] [UK release]
Sonic Youth: SYR8: Andre Sider Af Sonic Youth [SYR]


Alice Cooper: Along Came a Spider [Steamhammer/SPV]
Arbouretum/Pontiak: Kale [Thrill Jockey] [split LP, vinyl only]
James Jackson Toth: Waiting in Vain [Rykodisc]
JEFF the Brotherhood: The Boys R Back in Torn EP [Infinity Cat; vinyl only]
The Rolling Stones: Shine a Light DVD [Paramount]
Takka Takka: Migration [Ernest Jenning Recording Co.]
Young Jeezy: The Recession [Def Jam/Corporate Thugz Entertainment]


Bubblegum Lemonade: Susan’s in the Sky EP [Matinée]


Adam Franklin/Handsome Furs: “Shine a Light” 7″ [White Whale]
Apollo Sunshine: Shall Noise Upon [Headless Heroes]
Atlas Sound: “Atlas Shrugged” 7″ [K]
Brazilian Girls: New York City [Verve Forecast]
Clinic: Funf reissue [Domino]
Conor Oberst: Conor Oberst [Merge / Wichita]
Correcto: Correcto [Domino]
Darker My Love: 2 [Dangerbird]
David Vandervelde: Waiting for the Sunrise [Secretly Canadian]
The Faint: Fasciination [Blank.wav]
Gun Outfit: TBA 7″ [PPM]
Helms Alee: Night Terror [Hydra Head]
Inara George: An Invitation [Everloving]
Ida: My Fair, My Dark EP [Polyvinyl]
Joseph Arthur: All You Need Is Nothing [Lonely Astronaut]
LL Cool J: Exit 13 [Def Jam]
The Lord Dog Bird: The Lord Dog Bird [Jagjaguwar]
Luciano: FABRIC41 [Fabric]
Mars Black: Stay Black [Team Love]
Music Go Music: Reach Out [Secretly Canadian]
Nine Inch Nails: The Slip [Null Corporation] [vinyl release]
Ne-Yo: Year of the Gentleman [Def Jam]
Oneida: Preteen Weaponry [Jagjaguwar]
Oxford Collapse: Bits [Sub Pop]
Prints: Just Thoughts [Temporary Residence Limited]
Racebannon: Acid or Blood [Southern]
Randy Newman: Harps and Angels [Nonesuch]
Re-Up Gang: Clipse Presents: Re-Up Gang [Koch]
Robyn Hitchcock and the Egyptians: Luminous Groove box set [Yep Roc]
The Rumble Strips: Girls and Weather [Gigantic] [North American release]
Shannon McArdle: Summer of the Whore [Bar/None]
Suicide Note: Empty Rooms [Hawthorne Street]
Talkdemonic: Eyes at Half Mast [Arena Rock]
Ulrich Schnauss: Stars EP [Domino]
Various Artists: No Band Is an Island [Knw-Yr-Own]
Weight: Are Men [Tee Pee/ Colonol Records]


Dark Romantics: The Good Kind of Sad [Lujo]
The Gutter Twins: “God’s Children”/”Spanish Doors” 7″ [Sub Pop]
Original Silence: The Second Original Silence [Smalltown Superjazzz]
Pierre de Reeder: The Way That It Was [Little Record Company]
Willoughby: I Know What You’re Up To [Sargeant]


Stereolab: Chemical Chords [Duophonic UHF Disks/4AD] [worldwide release]


31Knots: Worried Well [Polyvinyl]
The Dandy Warhols: Earth to the Dandy Warhols [Beat the World] [out now digitally]
Death Vessel: Nothing Is Precious Enough for Us [Sub Pop]
Don Caballero: Punkgasm [Relapse]
The Fiery Furnaces: Remember [Thrill Jockey]
Hotel Lights: Firecracker People [Bar/None]
Human Highway: Moody Motorcycle [Suicide Squeeze / Secret City]
Jaguar Love: Take Me to the Sea [Matador]
Jeff Hanson: Madam Owl [Kill Rock Stars]
Jennifer O’Connor: Here With Me [Matador]
Jesu: Why Are We Not Perfect? [Hydra Head]
Juliana Hatfield: How to Walk Away [Ye Olde Records]
Lee “Scratch” Perry: Repentance [Narnack]
Lesser Gonzalez Alvarez: Why Is Bear Billowing? [Carpark]
Lindstrøm: Where You Go I Go Too [Smalltown Supersound/Feedelity]
Lykke Li: Youth Novels [LL Records] [North American release]
The Moondoggies: Don’t Be a Stranger [Hardly Art]
The Music Tapes: Music Tapes for Clouds & Tornadoes [Merge]
Nelly: Brass Knuckles [Derrty/Universal]
Perhapst: Perhaps [In Music We Trust]
Pram: The Moving Frontier [Domino]
Ra Ra Riot: The Rhumb Line [Barsuk]
The Royal We: The Royal We [Domino]
sBach: sBach [Suicide Squeeze]
Starling Electric: Clouded Staircase [Bar/None]
The Stills: Oceans Will Rise [Arts & Crafts]
Saurasama: Fajar Di Atas Awan [Drag City]
T.I.: Paper Trail [Grand Hustle/Atlantic]
The Uglysuit: The Uglysuit [Quarterstick]
Various Artists: Como Now: The Voices of Panola County, MS [Daptone]
The Verve: Forth [Parlophone] [North American release]
Vordul Mega: Megagraphitti [Backwoodz Studioz]
The Walkmen: You & Me [Gigantic Records]
Xavier Rudd: Dark Shades of Blue [Anti-]


Alias: Resurgam [Anticon]
Dragonforce: Ultra Beatdown [Roadrunner]
The 88: Not Only…But Also [Island]
The Game: L.A.X. [Black Wall Street/DGC]
Matthew Sweet: Sunshine Lies [Shout! Factory]
The Silent Years: The Globe [self-released]
Solange Knowles: Sol-Angel and the Hadley Street Dreams [Geffen]
Tussle: Cream Cuts [Smalltown Supersound]
Zach Hill: Astrological Straights [Ipecac]


Fabolous: TBA (tent. titled Working Hard, Playing Harder) [Desert Storm/Def Jam]


Brian Wilson: That Lucky Old Sun [Capitol]
Duchess Says: Anthologie des 3 Perchoirs [Alien8]
Giant Sand: Provisions [Yep Roc]
Jazzanova & Mr. Scruff: Southport Weekender, Vol. 7 [suSU]
Shugo Tokumaru: Exit [Almost Gold] [North American release]
Syleena Johnson: Chapter 4: Labor Pains [Aneelys]
UNKLE: End Titles… Stories for Film [Surrender All] [North American physical release]


Hauschka: Ferndorf [FatCat]
Mogwai: Batcat EP [PIAS/Wall of Sound] [UK release]
Yo Majesty: Futuristically Speaking…Never Be Afraid [Domino] [UK release]


Angela Desveaux: The Mighty Ship [Thrill Jockey]
Boston Spaceships: Brown Submarine [Guided by Voices, Inc.]
Bound Stems: The Family Afloat [Flameshovel]
The Broken West: Now or Heaven [Merge]
Calexico: Carried to Dust [Quarterstick]
Chad VanGaalen: Soft Airplane [Sub Pop]
Don Chambers: Zebulon [Warm]
The Donkeys: Living on the Other Side [Dead Oceans]
Emiliana Torrini: Me and Armini [Rough Trade]
Horse Feathers: House With No Home [Kill Rock Stars]
Kimya Dawson: Alphabutt [K]
La Rocca: OK Okay [Dangerbird]
Liz Durrett: Outside Our Gates [Warm]
Missy Elliott: Block Party [Goldmind/Atlantic]
Mogwai: Batcat EP [Matador] [North American release]
The New Year: The New Year [Touch and Go]
Okkervil River: The Stand Ins [Jagjaguwar]
Parenthetical Girls: Entanglements [Tomlab]
Pontiak: Sun on Sun [Thrill Jockey] [reissue]
Rafter: Sweaty Magic EP [Asthmatic Kitty]
Rahim: Laughter [Pretty Activity]
The Shaky Hands: Lunglight [Kill Rock Stars]
Tricky: Knowle West Boy [Domino] [North American release]
Various Artists: Of Great and Mortal Men: 43 Songs About 43 U.S. Presidencies [Standard]


The Radio Dept.: Clinging to a Scheme [Labrador] [Swedish release]


The Cure: TBA [I AM/DGC]


Adventure: Adventure [Carpark]
Alexander Tucker: Portal [ATP]
Amanda Palmer: Who Killed Amanda Palmer? [Roadrunner]
Fujiya & Miyagi: Lightbulbs [Deaf Dumb & Blind] [North American release]
James: Hey Ma [Mercury; out now in the UK]
Radioactive Man: Growl [Control Tower]
Ruby Isle: Night Shot [Kindercore]
Simian Mobile Disco: FABRICLIVE 41 [Fabric] [U.S. release]
Tindersticks: The Hungry Saw [Constellation] [North American release; out now in the UK]


Serena-Maneesh: “Impregnated” 12″ [Smalltown Supersound] [European release]
Serena-Maneesh: SM Backwards [Smalltown Supersound] [European release]


All Girl Summer Fun Band: Looking Into It [AGSFB]
Brightblack Morning Light: Motion to Rejoin [Matador] [North American release]
Faun Fables: A Table Forgotten EP [Drag City]
Girl Talk: Feed the Animals [Illegal Art] [physical release, out now digitally]
High Places: High Places [Thrill Jockey]
The Howling Hex: Earth Junk [Drag City]
Jay Reatard: Singles Collection [Matador]
Karl Blau: Nature’s Got Away [K]
Max Richter: 24 Postcards in Full Color [FatCat]
Mogwai: The Hawk Is Howling [Matador/ PIAS/Wall of Sound]
Nagisa Ni Te: Yosuga [Jagjaguwar]
Ten Kens: Ten Kens [FatCat]
The Week That Was: The Week That Was [Memphis Industries]


Dressy Bessy: Holler and Stomp [Transdreamer]
Mercury Rev: Snowflake Midnight / Strange Attractor [Yep Roc]
The Nightwatchman (Tom Morello): The Fabled City [Epic]
T-Pain: Thr33 Ringz [Nappy Boy/Konvict/Jive/Zomba]
Trivium: Shogun [Roadrunner Records]


Morrissey: Years of Refusal [Polydor]


Annie: Don’t Stop [Island] [UK release]


Crooked Fingers: Forfeit/Fortune [Red Pig/Constant Artists]
Deerhoof: Offend Maggie [Kill Rock Stars]
Lambchop: OH (ohio) [Merge]
Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s: Animal/Not Animal [Epic]
Marnie Stern: TBA [Kill Rock Stars]
Of Montreal: Skeletal Lamping [Polyvinyl]


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