February Releases

February 5

8th Sin: Cosmogenesis (Soulseller)

Acrimonius: Sunyata (Agonia)

Airstrip: Willing (Holidays for Quince)

Alpha Tiger: Beneath The Surface (Century Media)

Amateur Best: No Thrill (Double Denim)

Ancient VVisdom: Deathlike (Prosthetic)

Anger As Hurt: Hubris, Inc. (Old School Metal)

Archon: Auroboros Collapsing (The Path Less Traveled)

ArloAldo: Zelie (self release)

Audrey Horne: Youngblood (Napalm)

Boats: Cannonballs (Kill Rock Stars)

Bloody Hammers: Bloody Hammers (Souseller)

Broadway Calls: Comfort/Distraction (No Sleep)

The Bronx: IV (White Drugs/ATO)

Joe Budden: No Love Lost (eOne)

Coheed and Cambria: The Afterman: Descension (Hundred Handed/Everything Evil)

The Como Mamas: Get An Understanding (Daptone)

Companion: Companion (self release)

Cyclopean: Cyclopean (Mute)

Cortez: Phoebus (Throatruiner)

Thomas D’Arcy: What We Want (Thomas D’Arcy Music/MapleMusic Recordings)

Darkstar: News From Nowhere (Warp)

Defeated Sanity: Passages Into Deformity (Willowtip)

Destruction: Spiritual Genocide (Nuclear Blast)

Dog Bite: Changes (Carpark)

eels: Wonderful Glorious (e Works/Vagrant)

Elephant Stone: Elephant Stone (Hidden Pony)

Endezzma: Erotik Nekrosis (Agonia)

Feeding People: Island Univers (Innovative Leisure)

Frightened Rabbit: Pedestrian Verse (Atlantic)

Funeral For A Friend: Conduit (The End)

Gloria Morti: Lateral Constraint (Metal Blade)

Grouper: Dragging A Dead Deer Up A Hill (reissue) (Kranky)

Grouper: The Man Who Died In His Boat (Kranky)

Guards: In Guards We Trust (Black Bell)

Hammerfall: Gates of Dalhalla (DVD (Nuclear Blast)

Hanging Garden: At Every Door (Lifeforce)

Hate: Solarflesh (At Every Door)

Haunted Hearts: “Something That Feels Bad Is Something That Feels Good” b/w “House of Lords” 7″ (Zoo Music)

Hayden: Us Alone (Arts & Crafts)

Heart In Hand: Almost There (Siege of Amida)

I Am Kloot: Let It All In (Shepherd Moon)

Jim James: Regions of Light and Sound of God (ATO)

Kongh: Sole Creation (Agonia Records)

Kris Kristofferson: Feeling Mortal (KK)

Lisa Loeb: No Fairy Tale (429)

Madison: We’ve Been Nothing (G)

Helen Money: Arriving Angels (Profound Lore)

Misfits: DEAD.ALIVE! (self release)

Necrowretch: Putrid Death Sorcery (Century Media)

Night Beds: County Sleep (Dead Oceans)

Pascal Pinon: Twosomeness (Morr Music)

Placebo: Once More With Feeling: Singles 1995-2004 (Xenon)

Matt Pond: The Lives Inside The Lines In Your Hand (BMG)

Greg Porn: Amerikin Junkie (self release)

Primitive Man: Scorn (Throatruiner)

The Prophecy: Salvation (Code 666)

Quadrivium: Methocha (Soulseller)

Riverside: Shrine of New Generation Slaves (Inside Out)

Ron Sexsmith: Forever Endeavour (Cooking Vinyl)

The Shilohs: So Wild (Light Organ)

Sigur Ros: Valtari Mystery Film Project (digital release) (XL)

Silverstein: This Is How The Wind Shifts (Hopeless)

Slough Feg: Down Among the Deadmen Traveller; Traveller; Twilight of the Idols (reissues) (Metal Blade)

Sonic Reign: Monument In Black (Apostasy)

The Spinto Band: Cool Cocoon (Spintonic Recordings)

Chris Stamey: Lovesick Blues (Yep Roc)

The SteelDrivers: Hammer Down (Rounder)

Summer Hours: Closer Still (La Pieta)

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down: We The Common (Ribbon)

Richard Thompson: Electric (New West)

Tosca: Odeon (!K7)

Umberto: Confrontations (Fun Not Fun)

Unknown Mortal Orchestra: II (Jagjaguwar)

Townes Van Zandt: Sunshine Boy: The Uneard Studio Sessions & Demos 1971-1972 (Omnivore)

Vex: Memorious (Horror Pain Gore Death)

Holly Williams: The Highway (Georgiana)

Zombified: Carnage Slaughter and Death (Metal Blade)


February 12

Blackfeet Braves: Blackfeet Braves (Lolipop Records)

C2C: Tetra (Casablanca)

Cancer Bats: Dead Set On Living (deluxe edition) (Distort)

Matt Costa: Matt Costa (Brushfire Records)

Deni Bonet: It’s All Good (M*r2)

Nataly Dawn: How I Knew Her (Nonesuch)

Day: Land of 1000 Chances (Piecelock)

Darwin Deez: Songs For Imaginative People (Lucky Number)

The Deer Tracks: The Archer Trilogy 3 (The Control Group)

Elysion Fields: New Beginnings (Innerstrength)

Expurgate: Dementia Tremens (Comatose)

Fear of Men: Early Fragments (Kanine)

The Bryan Ferry Orchestra: The Jazz Age (BMG)

Foals: Holy Fire (Warner/Transgressive)

Jacco Gardner: Cabinet of Curiosities (Trouble In Mind)

Lisa Germano: no elephants (Badman)

Tim Green: Songs From This Season (True Melody)

Grisly Amputation: Cannibalistic Tendencies (Innervenus)

Merle Haggard: The Complete ’60’s Capitol Singles (Capitol/Omnivore)

Hollerado: White Paint (Royal Mountain Records)

Christian Howes & Richard Galliano: Southern Exposure (Resonance)

Roger Knox and PVC: Stanger In My Land (Bloodshot)

The Lewis Collection: The Lewis Collection (reissue) (Numero Group)

The Little Ones: The Dawn Sang Along (Branches Recording Collective)

Loveskills: Multiplicity (No Shame)

The March Divide: Music For Film (Dead Letter)

Maston: Shadows (Trouble In Mind)

Mazes: Ores & Minerals (FatCat)

Millionyoung: Variable (Rix/Old Flame)

Mother Mother: The Sticks (Last Gang)

Nerves Junior: Craters EP (SonaBlast! Records)

Nhiti: Ghosts and Versions 12″ (lo bit landscapes)

Pinnick Gales Pridgen: Pinnick Gales Pridgen (Magna Carta)

Pissed Jeans: Honey (Sub Pop)

Conny Plank: Who’s That Man? (box set) (Gronland Records)

Psychic Friend: My Rocks Are Dreams (Dangerbird)

PVT: Homosapien (Felte)

Raven Lord: Descent To The Underworld (Mausoleum)

Justin Rutledge: Valleyheart (Outside Music)

Ulrich Schnauss: A Long Way To Fall (Domino)

Sink: Holy Testament 2 (Svart)

Omar Sosa: Eggun: The Afri-Lectric Experience (Ta)

Spoken: Illusion (eOne)

The Stone Foxes: Small Fires (INgrooves Fontana)

Otis Taylor: My World Is Gone (Telarc)

Texas Is The Reason: Do You Know Who You Are? The Complete Collection (Revelation)

Various Artists: Reason To Believe – The Songs of Tim Hardin (feat. Mark Lanegan, Okkervill River, Diagrams, more) (Full Time Hobby)

Veronica Falls: Waiting for Something to Happen (Slumberland)

Dustin Welch: Tijuana Bible (Super Rooster)

Kelly Willis & Bruce Robinson: Cheater’s Game (Thirty Tigers)

The Wonder Years: Sleeping on Trash: A Collection of Songs Recorded 2005-2010 (No Sleep)


February 19

Anders & Kendall: Wild Chorus (Nine Mile)

Apparat: Kreig und Frieden (Music for Theatre) (Mute)

As They Burn: Will, Love, Life (Victory)

Atlas Genius: When it Was Now (Warner Bros.)

Baptists: Bushcraft (Souther Lord)

Beach Fossils: Clash the Truth (Captured Tracks)

Beat Mark: Howls of Joy (Ample Play)

Bentcousin: Everybody’s Got One (Team Love)

Big Wreck: Albatross (Zoe/Rounder)

The Black Twig Pickers: Rough Carpenters (Thrill Jockey)

Campfires: Tomorrow, Tomorrow (Fire Talk)

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds: Push The Sky Away (Bad Seed)

Tim Chaisson: The Other Side (Bumstead)

Coldsteel: America Idle (Stormspell)

Complete Failure: The Art Gospel of Aggravated Assault (Season of Mist)

Dark New Day: Hail Mary (Red)

Data Romance: Other (Dine Alone/SQE)

Deathwolf: II: Black Armoured Death (Century Media)

Devourment: Conceived In Sewage (Relapse)

Disperse: Living  Mirrors (Season of Mist)

Dobie: We Will Not Harm You (Big Dada)

Eat Skull: III (Woodsist)

Yelena Eckemoff Trio: Glass Song (L&H Production)

Edge of Attack: Edge of Attack (Spread the Metal)

Eight Bells: The Captain’s Daughter (Seventh Rule)

Enshadowed: Magic Chaos Psychedlia (Pulverised)

Eternal Solstice/Mourning: Split (reissue) (Vic)

Flume: Flume (Mom + Pop)

Dan Friel: Total Folklore (Thrill Jockey)

Godflesh: Hymns (reissue) (The End)

The Howling Hex: The Best of Howling Hex (Drag City)

Iceage: You’re Nothing (Matador)

Inc.: No World (4AD)

Susan James: Driving Toward the Sun (self release)

Kingcrow: In Crescendo (Sensory)

Kongh: Sole Creation (Agonia)

Mark Kozelek: Like Rats; Live at Phoenix Public House, Melbourne (Caldo Verde)

Lady Lamb the Beekeeper: Ripely Pine (BaDaBing!)

Jamie Lidell: Jamie Lidell (Warp)

Bobby Long: Wishbone (ATO)

Lotus: Build (Sci Fidelity)

Lusine: The Waiting Room (Ghostly International)

Major Lazer: Free the Universe (Mad Decent/Downtown)

Mano Le Tough: Changing Days (Permanent Vacation)

Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet: In A World of Mallets (Basin Street)

Matmos: The Marriage of True Minds (Thrill Jockey)

Maxmillion Dunbar: House of Woo (RVNG Intl.)

Dawn McCarthy and Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy: What The Brothers Sang (Drag City)

Misery Index: Live in Munich (Season of Mist)

Misfit Mod: Islands & Islands (Stars & Letters)

Mitzi: Truly Alive (Future Classic)

Amy Moura: Desfado (Decca)

My Gold Mask: Leave Me Midnight (Goldy Tapes)

Nepente: Suffering Is The Seed (Sonic Blast)

Parenthetical Girls: Privilege (Slender Means Society/Marriage)

Polluted Inheritance: Ecocide (reissue) (Vic)

Portal: Vexovoid (Profound Lore)

Psychic Ills: One Track Mind (Sacred Bones)

Puscifer: Donkey Punch the Night EP (self release)

Raven Black Night: Barbarian Winter (Metal Blade)

Sacred Sttel: The Bloodshed Summoning (Cruz del Sur)

Sannhet: Known Flood (Sacrament)

Satellite: Calling-Birds (Descendent/Sony)

Sergenti: Saal (Graveface)

Shai Hulud: Reach Beyond the Sun (Metal Blade)

Sin Fang: Flowers (Morr Music)

Skineater: Dermal Harvest (Pulverised)

The Soft Hills: Chromatisms (Tapete)

Spektr: Cypher (Agonia)

STRFKR: Miracle Mile (Polyvinyl)

Suffocation: Pinnacle of Bedlam (Nuclear Blast)

Superchunk: “I Hate History? b/w “Glue” 7″ (Matador)

Team Ghost: Rituals (Wsphere)

Terminate: Ascending to Red Heavens (Selfmadegood)

Toy Love: Toy Love (reissue) (Flying Nun/Captured Tracks)

Tsjuder: Desert Northern Hell (reissue) (Season of Mist)

Two Hour Traffic: Foolish Blood (Bumstead)

Ulcer: Grant Us Death (Pulverised)

Useless Eaters: Hypertension (Jeffery Drag)

Various Artists: Son of Rogue’s Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs & Chantey’s (feat. Michael Stipe and Courtney Love, Iggy Pop, Tom Waits w/ Keith Richards, Broken Social Scene, more) (ANTI-)

The View: Cheeky For A Reason (429)

Yacht Club: “A Little Messed Up” b/w “Fail To Cry” 7″ (Daps)


February 26

Nicholas Altobelli: Without a Home (Dalton)

Atoms for Peace: AMOK (XL)

Autre Ne Veut: Anxiety (Mexican Summer)

Bear Ceuse: Don Domestique (Medical Records)

Bilal: A Love Surreal (eOne)

Boy: Mutual Friends (Nettwerk)

Braid/Balance and Composure: Split EP (No Sleep)

Centurian: Contra Ratione (Listenable)

Concrete Knives: Be Your Own King (Bella Union/Cooperative Music)

Darkthrone: The Underground Resistance (Peaceville)

Deathfix: Deathfix (Dischord)

Jesse Dee: On My Mind/In My Heart (Alligator)

Doldrums: Lesser Evil (Arbutus)

El Sportivo and the Blooz: Nights and Weekends (White Iris)

The Embassy: Sweet Sensation (International)

Girls Name: The New Life (Slumberland)

Gold Fields: Black Sun (Astralwerks)

Golden Grrrls: Golden Grrrls (Slumberland)

Grave Babies: Crusher (Hardly Art)

Benny Green: Magic Beans (Sunnyside)

Wayne Hancock: Ride (Bloodshot)

Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell: Old Yello Moon (Nonesuch)

Stefan Harvey: Nuclear Family (Honeyworks)

Justin Hayward: Spirits of the Western Sky (Eagle Rock)

Heimdall: Aeneid (Scarlet)

Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors: Good Light (Magnolia)

Idiot Glee: Life Without Jazz EP (Hop Hop)

Incura: Incura (Coalition)

Nuru Kane: Exile (Riverboat)

Karnya: Covern’ Thoughts (Bakerteam)

Lotte Kestner: The Bluebird of Happiness (Saint Marie)

KMFDM: Kunst (Metropolis)

The Lions: This Generation (Stones Throw)

Charles Lyod and Jason Moran: Hagar’s Song (ECM)

The Lovely Bad Things: The Late Great Whatever (Volcom)

Johnny Marr: The Messenger (Sire)

The Mavericks: In Time (Valory)

Mister Lies: Mowgli (Lefse)

Mogwai: Les Revenants (Soundtrack) (Rock Action)

Mount Moriah: Miracle Temple (Merge)

Mozart’s Sister: Hello EP (Merok)

Mysticum: In The Streams of Inferno (reissue) (Peaceville)

Nader Sadek: Living Flesh (Self)

NEXT Collective: Coverart (Concord Jazz)

Octaves: Greener Pastures (Topshelf)

Old Wounds: From Where We Came Is Where We’ll Rest (Glory Kid)

Popstrangers: Antipodes (Carpark)

Pristina: Helpess Godless (The Path Less Traveled)

Quicksand: Manic Compression (vinyl reissue) (SRC)

R We Who R We: R We Who R We (New Focus)

Rage Of Angels: Dreamworld (Escape)

Rare Monk: Sleep/Attack

Red Rose: On The Cusp of Change (Scarlet)

Ruins: Place of No Pity (Listenable)

Bobby Rush: Down In Louisiana (Deep Rush)

Alice Russell: To Dust (Tru Thoughts)

Saxon: Sacrifice (UDR)

Sally Shapiro: Somewhere Else (Paper Bag)

Shout Out Louds: Optica (Merge)

Stratovarius: Nemesis (Armoury)

Sunshine: Sunshine (self release)

Various Cruelties: If It Wasn’t For You (Almanac)

Steve Wilson: The Raven That Refused To Sing (Kscope)

Within the Ruins: Elite (eOne/Good Fight)

Woodpigeon: Thumbtacks + Glue (Fierce Panda/Boompa)

Zucchero: La Sesion Cubana (Decca)