April Release Dates

April 5

Acid Mothers Temple: Pink Lady Lemonade You’re From Inner Space (Alien8)

Ambrose Akinmusire: When The Heart Emerges Glistening (Blue Note)

Artillery: My Blood (Metal Mind)

Asking Alexandria: Reckless and Relentless (Sumerian)

Jeff Beam: Venus Flying Trapeze

Blondes: Lover/Hater 12″ (RVNG)

Blood Freak: Mindscraper (Willowtip)

Blueprint: Adventures in Counter Culture (Rhymesayers Entertainment)

Boogie Down Productions: Criminal Minded (reissue) (Traffic Entertainment)

Burzum: Fallen (Candlelight)

Bill Callahan: Apocalypse (Drag City)

Code Pie: Love Meets Rage

Cold Cave: Cherish the Light Years (Matador)

Coheed & Cambria: The Second Stage Turbine Blade (reissue) (Equal Vision)

Cute Lepers: Adventure Time (1-2-3-4 Go!)

Daft Punk: Tron Legacy DISCONFIGURED (Disney)

Dead Can Dance: Spiritchaser (reissue) (MoFi)

Matthew Dear: Shortwave EP (Ghostly International)

Destroyer: Ideas for Songs (Triple Crown Audio)

Alela Diane: Alela Diane & Wild Divine (Rough Trade)

The Disappearing Act: The Disappearing Act (Tortilla Records)

Glen Drover: Metalusion (Magna Carta)

Family Portrait: Family Portrait (Underwater Peoples)

Freelance Whales/Foals: Split Single (Mom & Pop)

Ezra Furman & The Harpoon: Mysterious Power (Red Parlor Records)

Glasvegas: EUPHORIC//HEARTBREAK\ (Columbia)

Ha Ha Tonka: Death of a Decade (Bloodshot Records)

Hammer No More The Fingers: Black Shark (Churchkey)

Heirs: Fowl (Denovali)

J. Rocc: Some Cold Rock Stuff (Stones Throw)

Justice:  “Civilization” (Ed Banger Records)

Kampfar: Mare (Napalm)

The Kills: Blood Pressures (Domino)

Kingdom Come: Rendered Waters (SPV)

Lantlos: Lantlos (reissued) (Prophecy)

Local H: Local H: The Island Years (Universal)

Shane MacGowan: Rakes, Rats, Pricks, & Kicks – An Anthology (Salvo)

Madam Adam: Madam Adam (Roadrunner)

Mansions: Dig Up The Dead (Burning house Records/King Bones Recordings)

Maritime: Human Hearts (Dangerbird)

Negura Bunget: Focul Viu DVD/CD (Prophecy)

Roy Orbison: Roy Orbison The Monument Singles Collection (Legacy Recordings)

Power Quest: Blood Alliance (Napalm)

The Raveonettes: Raven In The Grave (Vice)

Robbie Robertson: How to Become Clairvoyant (429 Records)

Sebadoh: Bakesale (reissue) (Domino)

Sharks: The Joys of Living 2008-2010 (Velvet Scene/Rise Records)

Silver Shampoo: Higher & Higher (What’s Your Rupture?)

Sinister: Altered Since Birth (Box Set) (Metal Mind)

Sleep Over: Casual Diamond (Hippos in Tanks)

Sons of Seasons: Magnisphyricon (Napalm)

The Submarines: Love Notes/Letter Bombs (Nettwerk Records)

Surfer Blood: I’m Not Ready EP (Kanine)

Timber Timbre: Creep On Creepin’ On (Arts & Crafts)

Vicious Rumors: Razorback Killer (SPV)

Vintersorg: Jordpuls (Napalm)

Xylos: Xylos (self released)

Wolf Ram Heart: Betrayal of Hearts (Sovreign States Records)

April 12

Atmosphere: The Family Sign (Rhymesayers)

The Apache Relay: American Nomad (Nomadic Records)

Federico Aubele: Berlin 13 (ESL Music)

Autechre: EP’s 1991-2002 (Warp)

Bass Drum of Death: GB City (Fat Possum)

Batillus: Furnace (Seventh Rule Records)

Bearsuit: The Phantom Forest (Fortuna Pop)

Believer: Transhuman (Metal Blade)

Between the Buried and Me: The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialouges EP (Metal Blade)

Bison BC: Dark Ages (Metal Blade)

Black Devil Disco Club: Circus (Lo Recordings)

Booker T & The MG’s: The Best of Booker T & The MG’s (reissue) (Friday Music)

Bouncing Souls: Complete Control Sessions 10″ (Side One Dummy)

Jeff Buckley: Grace (reissue) (Columbia/Legacy)

Evan Caminiti: When California Falls Into The Sea (Handmade Birds)

Capsule: No Ghost (Rorschach)

Cass McCombs: Wit’s End (Domino)

Conflicted: Never Be Tamed (Nightmare)

CRASS: Christ The Album (Classical Collection)

Crystal Stilts: In Love with Oblivion (Slumberland)

Cypherseer:  Origins (Nightmare)

D. Charles Speer & The Helix: Leaving the Commonwealth (Thrill Jockey)

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.: Horse Power EP (Quite Scientific)

Dalek: Untitled (Latitudes)

Miles Davis: Kind of Blue (reissue) (Legacy)

Dead Rock West: Bright Morning Stars (Red River Records)

The Deer Tracks: The Archer Trilogy Pt. 1 (The Control Group)

Brett Dennen: Loverboy (Dualtone)

Dirty Beaches: True Blue 7″ (Zoo Music)

Dorian Concept: Her Tears Taste Like Pears (Ninja Tune)

Bob Dylan: In Concert: Brandeis University 1963 (Columbia)

Elbow: Build A Rocket Boys! (Fiction)

The Entrance Band: I Want You/A House Is Not A Motel (Black Tent Press)

Errors: Come Down With Me (Rock Action)

Fatty DL: You Stand Uncertain (Planet Mu)

Flame: March Into Firelands (Hells Headbangers)

The Feelies: Here Before (Bar/None)

Figurines: Figurines (The Control Group)

Foo Fighters: Wasting Light (Roswell/RCA)

Fredrik: FLORA (The Kora Records)

Gable: Cute Horse (Loaf)

Howe Gelb & A Band of Hypsies: Alegrias (Fire Records)

The Go! Team: Rolling Remixes (Memphis Industries)

The Goldberg Sister: The Goldberg Sisters (Apology Music)

Gypsyblood: Guestway (Sargent House)

German Measles: A German Joke Is No Laughing Matter (What’s Your Rupture?)

Tommy Guerrero: Lifeboats and Follies (Galaxia)

Hauschka: Salon des Amatures (130701/Fat Cat)

Jimi Hendrix: South Saturn Delta (reissue) (Columbia/Legacy)

Holy Ghost!: Holy Ghost! (DFA)

Indian: Guiltless (Relapse)

Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit: Here We Rest (Lightning Rod)

I Was Totally Destroying It: Preludes (Greyday Records)

Jamaica: No Problem (Cooperative Music/Downtown)

Jeniferver: Silesia (Monotreme)

Jeremy Jay: Dream Diary (K)

Joan As Police Woman: The Deep Field (PIAS America)

The Kinks: Kinda Kinks; The Kink Kontroversy; The Kinks (reissues) (Hip-O Select/Sanctuary)

Alison Krauss & Union Station: Paper Airplane (Rounder)

Femi Kuti: Africa for Africa (Knitting Factory Records)

Lake: Giving & Receiving (K)

Dickie Landry: Fifteen Saxaphones (Unseen Worlds)

Last Chance to Reason: Level 2 (Prosthetic)

Le Bucherettes: Sin Sin Sin (Rodriguez-Lopez)

James Leg: Solitary Pleasure (Alive)

Lil Daggers: Lil Daggers (Livid Records)

Little Scream: The Golden Record (Secretly Canadian)

Low: C’Mon (Sub Pop)

Magnetic Man: Magnetic Man (StarTime International)

Mazes: A Thousand Heys (FatCat)

Meat Puppets: Lollipop (Megaforce)

Metallica: S&M (reissue) (Warner Bros.)

Moonlight Towers: Day Is The New Night (Chicken Ranch)

Willie Nelson & Ray Price: Run That By Me One More Time (Lost Highway)

Agnes Obel: Philharmonics (PIAS America)

Olf Calf: Borrow A Horse (No Quarter)

The One AM Radio: Heaven Is Attached By A Slender Thread (Dangerbird)

Panda Bear: Tomboy (Paw Tracks)

Pentagram: Last Rites (Metal Blade)

Ponytail: Do Whatever You Want All The Time (We Are Free)

Ron Pope: Whatever it Takes (Hard Six Records)

Psychic TV: Themes (Cold Spring)

Quintron: Sucre Du Sauvage (Goner)

Ravencult: Morbid Blood (Hells Headbangers)

Rebirth Brass Band: Rebirth of New Orleans (Basin Street Records)

Red Fang: Murder The Mountains (Relapse)

Roomate: Guilty Rainbow (Antephonic)

Royal Bangs: Flux Outside (Glassnote Records)

Conrad Schnitzler: Ballet Statique (reissue) (M=Minimal)

Ty Segall: Ty Rex (Goner)

Shine 2009: Realism (Cascine)

Emile Simon: The Big Machine (Le Plan)

Paul Simon: So Beautiful or So What (Hear Music)

Skull Tape: The Invisible Hand and the Descent of Man (LA’s Fine)

Sonny & The Sunsets: Hit After Hit (Fat Possum)

The Sounds: Something To Die For (Side One Dummy)

Summon the Crows: One More for the Gallows (Southern Lord)

Ebo Taylor: Life Stories (!K7)

Three Spivs: Taped Up (Damaged Goods)

Thursday: No Devolucion (Epitaph)

Title Fight: “Flood of ’72” 7″ (Side One Dummy)

Too Late the Hero: Statement of Purpose (Rethink/The End)

The Trews: Hope & Ruin (Bumstead Records)

Alexander Tucker: Dorwytch (Thrill Jockey)

Frank Turner: Rock & Roll 10″ (Epitaph)

TV Ghost: Mass Dream (In The Red)

TV On The Radio: Nine Types of Light (Interscope)

Various Artists: Win Win Soundtrack

Vessels: Helioscope (Cuckundoo)

Vivian Girls: Share the Joy (Polyvinyl)

We Are Enfant Terrible: Explicit Pictures (Last Gang)

Weedeater: Jason…The Dragon (Southern Lord)

Whiskeytown: Pneumonia (reissue) (Lost Highway)

Wild Palms: Until Spring (One Little Indian)

James Williamson: With The Careless Hearts (Easy Action)

Winter: Into Darkness (reissue) (Southern Lord)

Yip Deceiver: Yip Deceiver 12″ (Aerobic International)

Young Widows: In And Out of Youth and Lightness (Temporary Residence)

Zues: “Permanent Scar” 7″ (Arts & Crafts)

Zomes: Earth Grid (Thrill Jockey)

April 16 – Record Store Day http://www.recordstoreday.com

Antony & The Johnsons: Swanlights 10″ (Secretly Canadian)

Blitzen Trapper: “Maybe Baby” 7″ (Sub Pop)

Caribou: Swim Remixes 12″ (Merge)

The Decemberists: Live at Bull Moose EP (EMI/Capitol)

Deerhoof: Friend Opportunity (vinyl reissue) (Kill Rock Stars)

Deerhoof & Xiu Xiu: Almost Xiu Xiu, Almost Deerhoof 7″ (Kill Rock Stars)

Karen Elson: “Vicious” 7″ (Third Man Records)

The Flaming Lips: Heady Nuggs: The First 5 Warner Bros. Records (Warner Bros.)

Gorillaz: The Fall (vinyl) (Virgin)

The Head and the Heart: The Head and the Heart (Sub Pop)

Javelin: “Canyon Candy” 10″ (Luaka Bop)

Lower Dens: “Deer Knives” 7″ (Sub Pop)

Machine Head: “The Black Procession” 10″ (Roadrunner)

Mastodon: Live At The Aragon (RSD Edition) (Reprise)

Mastodon/ZZ Top: “Just Got Paid” 7″ (Reprise)

Nirvana: Hormoaning EP (reissue) DGC)

Opeth: “The Throat Of Winter” 7″ (Roadrunner)

Piebald: If It Weren’t For Venetian Blinds, It Would Be Curtains For Us All; When Life Hands You Lemons (vinyl reissues) (Rise Records)

Polvo: Celebrate the New Dark Age 12″ (reissue) (Merge)

Omar Rodriguez-Lopez: Telesterion (Rodriguez-lopez Productions/Sargent House)

The Rolling Stones: “Brown Sugar”/”Bitch”/”Let It” 7:” (Polydor/UMe)

Sonic Youth: Whores Moaning EP (reissue) (DGC)

Superchunk: Here’s Where The Strings Come In (vinyl reissue) (Merge)

Superchunk/Coliseum: Split 7″ (Temporary Residence)

Various Artists: Record Store Day Sampler (Sub Pop)

The Wax: “Crush The Flowers” 7″ (Captured Tracks)

The Wax: “On Our Honeymoon” 7″ (Captured Tracks)

The White Stripes: “Lafayette Blues” 7″ (reissue) (Third Man Records)

The White Stripes: “Let’s Shake Hands” 7″ (reissue) (Third Man Records)

Wild Fang: “Future Crimes” 7″ (Merge)

April 19

A Life Divided: Passenger (AFM)

Anti-Social Music: Is the Future of Everything (self release)

Arkan: Salam (Season of Mist)

The B-52’s: The B-52’s (reissue) (MoFi)

Batillius: Furnace (Seventh Rule)

The Belle Brigade: The Belle Brigade (Reprise)

The Black Angels: Another Nice Pair (Light In the Attic)

Blut Aus Nord: 777:Sects (Debemur Morti)

Cruachan: Blood On The Black Robe (Candlelight)

Cynthesis:DeEvolution (Sensory)

Dead Can Dance: Into The Labrynth (reissue) (MoFi)

Del the Funky Homosapien: Golden Era (The Council)

Dengue Fever: Cannibal Courtship (Fantasy Records)

The Dream Syndicate: The Days of Wine & Roses (reissue) (4 Men With Beards)

Echo & The Bunneymen: Heaven Up Here (reissue) (MoFi)

Eternal Summers: Prisoner EP (Forest Family/Kanine)

Faithsedge: Faithsedge (Scarlet)

Fester: Silence (reissue) (Abyss)

Former Thieves: The Language That We Speak (No Sleep)

Graveyard: Hisingen Blues (Nuclear Blast)

The French Horn Rebellion: The Infinite Music of French Horn Rebellion (digital) (Once Upon A Time Records)

Guillemots: Walk the River (Geffen)

Heavenly States: Oui Camera Oui

Haeresiarchs of Dis: In Obsecration of the Seven Darks (Moribund)

The High Llamas: Talahomi Way (Drag City)

Michael Hurley: Long Journey (Light In The Attic)

I’m From Barcelona: Forever Today (Mute)

Implodes: Black Earth (Kranky)

The Incredible String Band: The Big Huge; Wee Tam (4 Men With Beards)

INXS: Kick (reissue) (MoFi)

Joel Jerome: When Beck Was Cool (Future Farmer)

The Jesus & Mary Chain: Automatic; Honey’s Dead (reissues) (Plain)

Lenka: Two (Epic)

Clara May: Hush

The New Black: II: Better In Black (AFM)

O’Death: Outside (Ernest Jennings Records)

The One AM Radio: Heaven Is Attached By A Slender Thread (Dangerbird)

Ovo: Cor Cordium (Supernatural Cat)

James Pants: James Pants (Stones Throw)

Pantha du Prince: XI Versions of Black Noise (Rough Trade)

Primal Scream: Vanishing Point (reissue) (Plain)

Rain Over St. Ambrose: Rain Over St. Ambrose (EP)

Bob Schneider: A Perfect Day (Kirtland Records)

Sebaton: Metalizer (reissue) (Nuclear Blast)

Septicflesh: The Great Mass (Seasons of Mist)

Brian Setzer: Setzer Goes Instru-MENTAL (Surfdog Recordings)

Shaman: Origins (Scarlet)

Solar Fragment: In Our Hands (Scarlet)

Street Chant: Means (Arch Hill Recordings)

Matt Sweeny & Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy: “Must Be Blind” 7″ (Drag City)

Sylosis: Edge of the Earth (Nuclear Blast)

Symfonia: In Paradisium (Armoury)

Taletellers: Radicalizer (Metalville)

tUnE-yArDs: w h o k i l l (4AD)

The Unthanks: Last

White Mystery: Blood & Venom (White Mystery)

Winds of Plague: Against the World (Century Media)

Randy Wurlitzer: Slow Fade (as Read by Will Oldham) (Drag City)

Xray Eyeballs: Not Nothing (Kanine)

April 26

About Group: Start and Complete (Domino)

Above Symmetry: Ripples (Inside Out)

Agoraphobic Nosebleed/Despise You: And On and On… (Relapse)

An Horse: Walls (Mom & Pop)

Antony & The Johnsons: Swanlights EP (Secretly Canadian)

Arborea: Red Planet (Strange Attractors Audio)

The Atomic Bitchwax: The Local Fuzz (Tee Pee)

Atropolis: Atropolis (Dutty Artz)

Augustana: Augustana (Epic)

Nat Baldwin: People Changes (Western Vinyl)

Baptists: Baptists 7″ (Southern Lord)

Chris Bathgate: Salt Year (Quite Scientific Records)

David Barnes: What’s Weird? (Polyvinyl)

Bermuda: Isolationist(s) (Mediaskare)

Betrayal: Abandonment (Mediaskare)

Black Mountain: “Rollercoaster” 7″ (Jagjaguwar)

Blood Orange: “Dinner” 7″ (Terrible Records)

Marc Bolan & T. Rex: Zinc Alloy & The Hidden Riders of Tomorrow (reissue) (Fat Possum)

Bootsy: Funk Capital of the World (Mascot Records)

Boris: Attention Please; Heavy Rocks (Sargent House)

Cass McCombs: Wit’s End (Domino)

Chrissy Murderbot: Bussin Down 12″ (Planet Mu)

Dennis Coffey: Dennis Doffey (Strut)

Matthew Cooper: Some Days Are Better Than Others (Temporary Residence)

Clutch: Blast Tyrant (Weathermaker Music)

Dag for Dag: Boo (Ceremony Recordings)

Deafheaven: Roads to Judah (Deathwish, Inc.)

Destrophy: Cry Havoc (Victory)

Ryan Driver: Who’s Breathing? (Fire Records)

Steve Earle: I’ll Never Get Out Of This World Alive (New West)

The Echocentrics: Sunshadows (Ubiquity Records)

Endwell: Punishment (Mediaskare)

Explosions In The Sky: Take Care, Take Care, Take Care (Temporary Residence)

Fake Problems/The Gaslight Anthem: Songs for Teenagers 7″ (Side One Dummy)

Feral: Dragged Through The Alter (Ibex Moon)

The Fresh & Only’s: Secret Walls EP (Sacred Bones)

Gallhammer: The End (Peaceville)

Generifus: “In My Cave” 7″ (K)

Girls Names: Dead to Me (Slumberland)

The Globes: Future Self (Barsuk)

Golden Dogs: Coat of Arms (Dine Alone)

Holly Golightly and the Brokeoffs: No Help Coming (Transdreamer Records)

Emmylou Harris: Hard Bargain (Nonesuch)

Hero In Error: The Highs of New Lows (Mediaskare)

Sophie Hunger: Sophie Hunger (Manimal Vinyl)

Jefferson Airplane: The Worst of Jefferson Airplane (Friday Music)

Jookabox: The Eyes of the Fly (Asthmatic Kitty)

Pat Jordache: Future Songs (Constellation)

David Kilgour and the Heavy Eights: Left By Soft (Merge)

Krallice: Diotima (Profound Lore)

Julian Lynch: Terra (Underwater Peoples)

Shinji Masuko: Woven Music (Brah Records)

Master Musicians of Bukkake: Totem 3 (Important Records)

New Keepers of the Water Towers: The Calydonian Hunt (Meteor City)

NightShade: Lost In Motion (Bullet Tooth)

Nine 11 Thesaurus: Ground Zero Generals (The Social Registry)

Of Montreal: thecontrollersphere EP (Polyvinyl)

OFF!: OFF! 7″ (Southern Lord)

Old Growth: Olde Growth (Meteor City)

Jim O’Rourke: One Bird Two Bird (Editions Mego)

Police Teeth: Awesomer Than The Devil (Latest Flame Records)

Poly Styrene: Generation Indigo (Future Noise)

Prefuse 73: The Only She Chapters (Warp)

Religious Knives: Smokescreen (Sacred Bones)

Son Lux: We Are Rising (Anticon)

Laura Stevenson & The Cans: Sit Resist (Don Giovanni Records)

T. Rex: Tanx (reissue) (Fat Possum)

Terry Malts: “I’m Neurotic” 7″ (Slumberland)

Thao & Mirah: Thao & Mirah (Kill Rock Stars)

Times New Viking: Dancer Equired (Merge)

Tindersticks: Claire Denis Film Scores 1996-2009 (Constellation)

Turbocharged: AntiXtian (Chaos)

Two Door Cinema Club: Tourist History (Glassnote Records)

Various Artists: Gruesome Flowers: A Tribute to the Wake 7″ (Captured Tracks)

WhoMadeWho: Knee Deep (Kompakt)

Winterus: In Carbon Mysticism (Lifeforce)

The Wombats: Proudly Present This Modern Glitch (Bright Antenna)