New Music Spotlight: The xx and The Flaming Lips Return


The xx (I See You) and The Flaming Lips (Oczy Mlody) are among albums to consider buying on Friday, January 13, 2017.

The first music shopping week in 2016 was particularly quiet.  Arguably, the biggest release of note was an EP by rock band Halestorm (Reanimate 3.0: Covers EP).  The second release date in January – Friday the 13th BTW – is stronger.  There are no surefire hits, but the week brings new efforts from The xx (I See You) and The Flaming Lips (Oczy Mlody) among others.  

1. The xx, I See Youthe-xx-i-see-you-young-turks

[Young Turks]

Electronic, alternative collective The xx returns with its third LP, I See You. I See You arrives after a five-year hiatus (Coexist, 2012).  Ahead of the 10-track effort, The xx released two singles: On Hold  and “Say Something Loving.”

 

The Flaming Lips, Oczy Mlody © Warner Bros.2. The Flaming Lips, Oczy Mlody

[Warner Bros.] 

Veteran experimental-psychedelic rock band The Flaming Lips returns with their first new album in more than two years, Oczy MlodyOczy Mlody follows up late 2014 LP, With a Little Help from My Fwends.  Interestingly, Miley Cyrus appeared on that album as well as this one (“We a Famly”). 12 tracks deep, four singles were released prior to the album: “How??”, “Sunrise (Eyes of the Young),” “The Castle” & “We a Famly.” 

Also Released (1.13.17): Bonobo, Migration [Ninja Tune]; Danny Gokey, Rise [BMG Rights Management]; ONE OK ROCK, Ambitions [Fueled by Ramen]; PnB Rock, GTTM: Goin Thru the Motions [EMPIRE/Atlantic]

For complete details on new music releases available beginning January 13, 2017, checkout the full article on The Musical Hype.

Photo Credits: Young Turks, Warner Bros
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