FYI Schedule of Upcoming Releases: Nov. 26, 2020

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Gary Barlow, Miley Cyrus, Sting, Little Richard, The Smashing Pumpkins, Young Marble Giants, Jarvis Cocker, Billie Joe Armstrong, and Tim Burgess. The crop of Canadian artists is led by Meg Warren, Jenn Grant (pictured), Richard Whiteman, Cousin Harley, Al Qahwa Ensemble, Chairmen Of The Boards, and Melanie Peterson.

FYI Schedule of Upcoming Releases: Nov. 26, 2020

By Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Gary Barlow, Miley Cyrus, Sting, Little Richard, The Smashing Pumpkins, Young Marble Giants, Jarvis Cocker, Billie Joe Armstrong, and Tim Burgess.

The crop of Canadian artists is led by Meg Warren, Jenn Grant, Richard Whiteman, Cousin Harley, Al Qahwa Ensemble, Chairmen Of The Boards, and Melanie Peterson.


24: Record Thieves - Wasting Time (Thousand Islands Records)

24: Amirali – Trial and Error (Dark Matters)

24: The Serenad3 - Christmas Serenade

24: Kelley Finnigan A Joyful Sound (Colemine Records)


25: Mento Buru - East Bakersfield Christmas

25: Aylie Sparkes - Beautiful and Deranged (reissue)

26: Richard Whiteman -Very Well & Good (Cornerstone Records)

26: Cousin Harley Let's Go

27: Juicy J -The Hustle Continues ( eOne)

27: Eleine - Dancing In Hell (Black Lodge Records)

27: Jenn Grant Forever On Christmas Eve

27:Soul Stew Instrumental  (Modica Music)

27: Sting - Duets (The vinyl LP edition out Dec. 18) (UMC)

27: Little Richard - Southern Child (Omnivore) CD version on Dec. 4

27: The Smashing Pumpkins - CYR (Sumerian Records) 

27: Gary Barlow - Music Played By Humans

27: The Krayolas - Savage Young Krayolas (Saustex Records)

27: Haider- Dance Now, Cry Later (Aus Music)

27: Melanie Peterson - We Got This

27: Sombra - Free From Interruption 

27: Scott H. Biram, Fever Dreams (Bloodshot)

27:  Miley Cyrus -  Plastic Hearts ( RCA Records)

27: Ane Brun - How Beauty Holds The Hand Of Sorrow (Balloon Ranger) 

27: BlackSheepLad- Sleeping Alone in the Daytime 

27: Voivod -  Lost Machine - Live (Century Media Records)

27: Lil Yachty - Lil Boat 3.5 (UMC)

27: The Nimmons TributeTo The Nth

27;  Billie Joe Armstrong - No Fun Mondays  (Reprise/Warner Records)


27:  Spandau Ballet 40 Years – The Greatest Hits (Parlophone)

27: Sophia BelPrincess Of The Dead Vol. 11  (Bonsound)

27: Winston 'Mankunku' Ngozi-  Yakhal'Inkomo (We Are Busy Bodies)

27: Laura Smith - As Long As I'm Dreaming (Borealis)

27: Our Oceans- While Time Disappears

27: Penny Rimbaud- Arthur Rimbaud In Verdun (One Little Independent)

27: Louis-Étienne Santais - Reflection I 

27: Chairmen of The BoardsSurfin' The Apocalypse 

27: Dinah Thorpe -  For The Birds

27: Ane Brun - How Beauty Holds The Hand Of Sorrow (Balloon Ranger)

27: Young Marble Giants- 40th anniversary special edition reissue -Colossal Youth (Domino) 

27: Lady Buds-  From the Cities, To the Shores (Glasstone Records)

27: Bent - Up In The Air (Godlike and Electric)

27: Jarvis Cocker - Further Complications  (Rough Trade)

27: Jarvis Cocker - Jarvis  (Rough Trade) 

27: Within The Ruins -  Black Heart.  (Entertainment One (eOne) / Good Fight Music)

27: Tim Burgess - Ascent Of The Ascended  (Bella Union)

27: Al Qahwa Ensemble African Routes 

27- Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band - Straight To You: Live  (Provogue)

27: Various Artists Home For The Holidays (Arts & Crafts)

27: Meg Warren - A Thousand Ways


27: Electric Hydra - S/T  (Tee Pee Records/Majestic Mountain Records)

27: Sodom - Genesis X1X (eOne)

30: Noyz - Keep Moving On


1: Tyler Berd - Werks (A Collection of Song 2017 - 2020

1: Ken Tizzard and Music For Goats -Sketches Of Christmas (Audio Playground Records)

2: Jesse DeNatale- The Wilderness

3: Harmonium - Histoires Sans Paroles

3: Valexis - Fairy Tales

3: Nils Frahm - Tripping with Nils Frahm  (Erased Tapes)

4: Lee ParadiseThe Fink (Telephone Explosion)

4: Eve Parker Finley- Chrysalia (Florafone/Coax)

4: DJ Shub- War Club (Shub Music)

4: Raj Ramayya - Spicy Beats   (Hopeful Tragedy Records)


4: Bob Marley & The Wailers - Complete Island Recordings LP boxset- CD version (Island Records)

4: Joan of Arc -Tim Melina Theo Bobby

4: The Wilderness  Live at the Bathouse

4: Khruangbin - Late Night Tales 

4: Goldfinger - Never Look Back (Big Noise)

4: Red City Radio -Paradise  (Pure Noise Records)

4: Cryptodira,  -The Angel Of History (Good Fight Music)

4: Arctic Monkeys - Arctic Monkeys - Live At The Royal Albert Hall (War Child UK)

4: MODEL 86 - Is MODEL 86 Dreaming of Being a Butterfly or is a Butterfly Dreaming of Being MODEL 86?

4: The White Stripes - Greatest Hits (Third Man Records/Columbia Records)

4: Shawn MendesWonder (UMC)

4: This Daze - S/T  (Furrō Sound)

4: These New Puritans -  Hidden [MMXX] 10-year Anniversary Reissue (Domino)

4: Amy Winehouse - The Collection, a 5 CD set (Island/UMe)

4:  Sculptor - Untold Secrets (Frontiers Music Srl )

4:  Dear-God - 1-844-4DEAR-GOD (Dine Alone Records)

4: Meilir - In Tune (Gwdihw Records)

4:  Neal Morse - Jesus Christ The Exorcist (Live At Morsefest 2018)

4: The Coathangers - S/T (Suicide Squeeze)

4:  Michael C. Duguay - The Winter of Our Discotheque (Reprise)

4: Red City Radio - Paradise (Pure Noise Records)

4: Magic Dance - Remnants(Frontiers srl)

4: Blue Öyster Cult - Live At Rock Of Ages Festival 2016 (Frontiers Music Srl)

4: George Shingleton - Out All Nighter

4: Quarter-Life Crisis -S/T  (Saddle Creek)

11: The Kills – Little Bastards (Domino)

11: the Offspring - Conspiracy of One - reissue (Round Hill Records/UMe)

11: Griffith Hiltz Trio -Arcade (G-B Records)

11: Fields of the Nephilim  - Elzium - 30th Anniversary Edition  (Beggars Banquet )   

11: Jamie xx   -  In Colour (Remastered)  ( Young Turks)

11: Laura Carbone - Live at Rockpalast 


11: Bonnie Hayes & the Wild Combo - Good Clean Fun -reissue (Blixa Sounds)

11: Interpol -  Our Love to Admire  (Matador)   

11: Spacette -S/T

11: R. Harlan Smith -Way Back When (Royalty Records)

11: Paul McCartney - McCartney 111 (UMC)

11:  Nilüfer Yanya - Feeling Lucky? (ATO Records)

11: Kacy & Clayton and Marlon WilliamsPlastic Bouquet (New West)

11: Readymades -  More Alive Than Not (Liberation Hall/415 Records) 

11: Pop-O-Pies The White EP (Liberation Hall/415 Records) 

11: Belle & Sebastian - What to Look For in Summer (Matador )  

11: Kamasi Washington  -  “Becoming” Music from the Netflix Original Documentary  (Young Turks)

16: Danny Goo - Feel For You (Atoned Music)

18: The Star Prairie Project -Surreal


1: The Dirty NilFuck Art (Dine Alone Records)

8: Magnum - Dance Of The Black Tattoo

13: PETRIC Flashbacks

15: Royal Wood - Live At Massey Hall

15: Buzzcocks - Singles 77-80 boxset (Domino)

15: The Future Violents - Heaven is A Place, This is A Place EP (UNFD)

15: Edenbridge - The Chronicles Of Eden part 2 

15: Dale Crover - Rat-A-Tat-Tat!

15: Dragony - Viribus Unitis  (Napalm Records)


15: Matthew Sweet  - Catspaw (Omnivore Recordings)

15: Sleaford Mods  Spare Ribs  ( Rough Trade)

15: Mary Timony  - Mountains 20th Anniversary Expanded Edition (Matador) 

15: KT Tunstall -Drastic Fantastic (Ultimate Edition)  (UMC)

15: Kurt Vile  -  Speed, Sound, Lonely KV  (Matador)

15: Steve Strongman - Tired of Talkin’ reissue  (Stony Plain Records)

15: Don’t We  -The Good Times and The Bad Ones (Atlantic Records)

22: Lonely The Brave - The Hope List 

22: Phantom Elite  Titanium

22: The Dead Daisies  - Holy Ground 

22: Palberta -  Palberta5000 (Wharf Cat Records)

22: Moon Taxi - Silver Dream

22: Azmari -Samā'ī’ ( Sdban UItra)

22: Adam Klein - Little Tiger 

22: Juana Everett - Move On

22: Ektomorf -  Reborn (Napalm Records)

22: Speed Stick - Volume One (Don Giovanni Records)

22:  Nervosa- Perpetual Chaos  (Napalm Records)

22: Bicep - Isles ( Ninja Tune)

22: Jason Bieler and The Baron Von Bielski Orchestra - Songs For The Apocalypse (Frontiers Srl)

22: Kiwi Jr. - Cooler Returns (Kiwi Club/Sub Pop)

22: Real Numbers - Brighter Then (Slumberland)

22: Richard Hell & The Voidoids -  Destiny Street Complete- expanded  (Omnivore)

22: Rhye - Home (Last Gang Records)

27:  Julie Neff - Over It  (Independent)

29: Puma Blue  - In Praise of Shadows (Blue Flowers)

29: Balthazar - Sand (Play It Again Sam)

29: Steven Wilson - The Future BitesT (Arts & Crafts)

29: St. Germain - Tourist - 20th Anniversary edition

29: Goat Girl  - On All Fours  (Rough Trade)

29: Divide and Dissolve - Gas Lit (Invada Records)

29: Lucero - When You Found Me (Liberty and Lament/Thirty Tigers)

29: The Besnard LakesThe Besnard Lakes Are The Last of the Great Thunderstorm Warnings (Flemish Eye)


5: Nobody's Girl - S/T ( Lucky Hound Music)

5: Black Country, New Road  For the first time ( Ninja Tune)

5:  Nancy Sinatra: Start Walkin’ 1965-1976. (Light In The Attic)

5: A.J. Croce - By Request (Compass Records)

5: Frontside -Closer to Closure (Revival Recordings)

5: Foo Fighters - Medicine at Midnight 

5: Uncle Walt's Band- Recorded Live at Waterloo Ice House. (Omnivore Recordings)

5: Rod Abernethy - Normal Isn’t Normal Anymore 

5: Nick Schofield - Glass Gallery

5:  Charles Ellsworth - Honeysuckle Summer 

5: The Weather Station - Ignorance (Next Door Records)

5: Demon Hunter -  Songs of Death and Resurrection

5: Sarah Mary Chadwick -Me And Ennui Are Friends Baby ( Ba Da Bing)

12: The Deathray Davies - Time Well Wasted  (We Know Better Records)

12: Drones - Our Hell Is Right Here  (Thousand Islands Records) 

12: God Is An Astronaut - Ghost Tapes #10 (Napalm Records)

12: Dead Poet Society - The Exclamation Album

12: Bodies of Water - Is This What It's Like (Thousand Tongues)

12: Durbin - The Beast Awakens (Frontiers Music Srl)

14: Little Hurt -Better Drugs

14: Boniface S/T  (Transgressive)

19: Wild Pink - A Billion Little Lights (Royal Mountain Records)

19: Austin Meade - Black Sheep (Snakefarm Records )

19: SG Lewis - times  (Republic Records)

19: Sam Coffey & The Iron LungsReal One Out (Dine Alone)

19: Cameron Graves- Seven (Artistry Music)

19: Blessediii. (Flemish Eye)

26: Roosevelt - Polydans (City Slang / Greco-Roman)

26: Leahy Good Water

26: Gerd Janson - Polydans (City Slang)

26: TiKA - Anywhere But Here  (Next Door Records)

26: Maxïmo Park - Nature Always Wins  (Prolifica Inc)

26: Julien Baker  - Little Oblivions (Matador)

26: The National  -Cherry Tree EP (Remastered)  (4AD)  

26: The National  - The National  (Remastered)  (4AD)

26: The National  - Sad Songs for Dirty Lovers (Remastered)  (4AD) 

26: Moonspell - Hermitage ( Napalm Records)

26: Nirvana - Songlife 1967-72- 6 LP vinyl Deluxe Box (Madfish Music)


5: Rutger Hoedemaekers - The Age Of Oddities  (130701)

5: POSTDATA - Twin Flames

12: Doohickey Cubicle - Don't Fix Anything

12: Saga -Symmetry (earMUSIC.)

26: As Everything Unfolds - Within Each Lies The Other (Long Branch Records)


16: Sleeps Society - S/T  (Spinefarm Records)

16: Holding Absence - The Greatest Mistake Of My Life ( Sharptone Records)


Canadian artists marked in red

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The Beaches Will Kick Off Billboard Canada Women in Music with an Intimate Rooftop Performance

The breakout Toronto band will play a livestreamed performance for a special announcement event on the roof of the iconic 299 Queen Street building on Wednesday, June 5 to start off a special Billboard Women in Music series in partnership with iHeartRadio.

We’re kicking off Billboard Canada Women in Music in partnership with iHeartRadio with an exclusive performance by one of the breakout bands of the year: The Beaches.

On Wednesday, June 5 at 5:30 pm ET, the band will play an intimate performance on iHeartRadio’s rooftop patio at the iconic 299 Queen Street building in Toronto for a small group of VIP guests and concert-winners (enter here).

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