Pre-sale of the week: Cowboy Junkies – All That Reckoning, out 13 July

Cowboy Junkies once again gently shake the listener awake. Whether commenting on the fragile state of the world or on personal relationships, their new album, All That Reckoning, encourages the listener to take notice. It also might be the most powerful album Cowboy Junkies have yet recorded. While the music is characteristically easy to listen…

Pre-sale of the week: Father John Misty – God’s Favorite Customer, out 1 June

Joshua Tillman, better known as Father John Misty, has announced his latest album, God’s Favorite Customer. This is Tillman’s fourth album under the Father John Misty moniker, following last year’s Grammy-winning Pure Comedy. The album was produced by Tillman and recorded with Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado, Dave Cerminara, and Trevor Spencer. It includes contributions from Natalie…

New releases for 11 May 2018

Our seven stars for this week start with Beach House, whose imaginatively titled 7 represents an exciting development of their sound based on rebirth and rejuvenation, resulting in a fresh, complex delight. London quartet The Magic Numbers return following a four-year hiatus with Outsiders, instantly recognizable in its melodies but bringing a more raucous punch…