Like, woah — here comes October. I've included info and links for the new releases you want to know about most below, plus some other ones you may not have heard of (but should know), with audio & video for your listening and viewing pleasure. Click here to check out releases that dropped over the past few months.
Tori Amos, Gold Dust (Deutsche Grammophon/Mercury Classics)
Balmorhea, Stranger (Western Vinyl)
Boys Noize, Out Of The Black (Ingrooves)
Brainstorm, Heat Waves (Tender Loving Empire)
John Cale, Shifty Adventures In Nookie Wood (Double Helix/Domino)
The Welsh avant garde singer, songwriter, producer and founding member of the Velvet Underground presents a new solo LP, which features an old-school Detroit collaboration with Danger Mouse, "I Wanna Talk 2 U," envisioned "an," something present in the track's urgent wah-wah and insistent stomp. Listen below.
California Wives, Art History (Vagrant)
Charlie Peacock, No Man's Land (Twenty Ten Music)
Dark Dark Dark, Who Needs Who (Supply & Demand)
Iris DeMent, Sing The Delta (Flariella Records)
The seminal country-folk songstress presents her first album in eight years, and hits Capitol Theatre in support on Dec. 9.
ERAAS, ERAAS (Felte)
A tribal atmospheric quartet based in Brooklyn led by Robert Toher and Austin Stawiarz (formerly of New England-based project Apse).
Flying Lotus, Until the Quiet Comes (Warp)
According to the electro music producer, his nocturnal-vibing fourth LP is "a collage of mystical states, dreams, sleep and lullabies." The album features guests Laura Darlington, Niki Randa, Thundercat, Thom Yorke and Erykah Badu in the track "See Thru To U." Listen to it after the jump and check out the rest of this week's new releases...