Album News Weekly: 20th January 2016

In This Issue: Some strange strange vibes coming out to you this week, from the away from home strangeness of RÜFÜS’s latest release to the return of Yoko Ono right over to a debut inspired by UFO’s. It’s time to expand your tastes, check it out!

RÜFÜS Bloom artwork


The new album from RÜFÜS is due out this Friday 22nd January 2016. Each track on the Bloom has a working title named after an animal – from yellow fin tuna to seahorse, chameleon to ocelot, vulture to komodo dragon, octopus to flounder, from the Irukandji jellyfish and the mysterious xanthareel.



Caandides have shared their debut album 20° 30′ S 29° 20′ W out on February 5th 2016 on Cracki Records, inspired by a UFO sighting over an island off the coast of Trinidad.



Pop culture icon YOKO ONO is set to release Yes, I’m A Witch Too, the sequel to her 2007 collaboration record Yes, I’m A Witch (Astralwerks), on February 19th via Manimal Group. The album features the likes of Death Cab For Cutie, Peter, Bjorn and John, Moby, Miike Snow, and Portugal. The Man.


Matt Kivel

Matt Kivel’s upcoming LP, Janus which will be out on Friday, February 5th, 2016 via Driftless Recordings. The album was produced by Alasdair Roberts (Drag City) and engineered by Sam Smith at Green Door Studio in Glasgow, Scotland.

Check out single “Violets” here:


Good Morning

Good Morning will be releasing their EP entitled Glory (… get it?) due out Thursday the 28th of January via Solitaire Recordings.


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