Metacritic Music Monday: Stream This Week’s Hottest New Releases


Every week, Metacritic releases a comprehensive list of new albums, music videos, singles, and music news ahead of Tuesday’s Street Date. We’ve trimmed the list down to our most anticipated releases with full streaming links and hottest new videos. Prepare yourself (and your wallet) for tomorrow’s release day – check out new music after the jump!



[lastfm]Dave Barnes[/lastfm] – Stories To Tell (Stream via AOL Music)


[lastfm]The Decemberists[/lastfm] – We All Raise Our Voices To The Air (Live Songs 04.11 – 08.11) (Stream via Rolling Stone)
This 20-track double-live album (the band’s first) was recorded during last year’s tour for The King Is Dead, though it contains material from each of their LPs.

Read our review here.


[lastfm]Delta Spirit[/lastfm] – Delta Spirit (Stream via Spinner)


[lastfm]Fenster[/lastfm] – Bones (Stream via Spinner)


[lastfm]Shooter Jennings[/lastfm] – Family Man (Stream via Spinner)


[lastfm]Lucero[/lastfm] – Women & Work (Stream via Rolling Stone)


[lastfm]Nedry[/lastfm] – In A Dim Light (Stream via 3voor12)


[lastfm]Say Anything[/lastfm] – Anarchy, My Dear (Stream via Billboard)


[lastfm]Anti-Flag[/lastfm] – The General Strike (Stream via Spinner)


[lastfm]The Ting Tings[/lastfm] – Sounds From Nowheresville (Stream via Spinner)


[lastfm]Spoek Mathambo[/lastfm] – Father Creeper (Stream via Spinner)


[lastfm]Tribes[/lastfm] – Baby (Listen via Spinner)

Read our review of their debut EP, We Were Children, here


[lastfm]VCMG[/lastfm] – Ssss (Stream via 3voor12)
Depeche Mode co-founders Vince Clarke and Martin Gore last recorded together on DM’s 1981 debut Speak & Spell, with Gore staying with the band and Clarke leaving to form Yaz(oo) and, later, Erasure. Thirty years later, the pair have collaborated (via email) as VCMG, a techno-heavy electronica project. Their 10-song debut Ssss includes the already released single “Spock.”


Best New Music Videos:

[lastfm]Usher[/lastfm], “Climax”
[vevo]http://www.vevo.com/watch/usher/climax/USRV81200027[/vevo]


[lastfm]Odd Future[/lastfm], “NY (Ned Flanders)”


[lastfm]Here We Go Magic[/lastfm], “Make Up Your Mind”


[lastfm]Cymbals Eat Guitars[/lastfm], “Definite Darkness”


Click here for a complete list of this week’s releases, as well as new music videos and TV appearances on Late Night

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