It’s the first New Music Friday for August and this week The High Note is bouncing with beats.
For the hip-hop fans, Bobby Shmurda is out with his latest EP “BodBoy” and YoungBoy Never Broke Again is out with his fourth album “The Last Slimeto.”
For the house music fans, Calvin Harris is out with the funky follow-up to his 2017 album “Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 2.”
For the rock fans, Russian political punk band Pussy Riot is out with “Matriarchy Now” and Neil Young and the Promise of the Real is out with “Noise and Flowers” which was recorded during its 2019 European tour.
Lastly, jazz roots band Kokoroko is out with “Could We Be More.”
As always, all the albums released today, Friday, Aug. 5, 2022 is below in no particular order. My most anticipated albums are in bold.
Let me know what you’re listening to in the comments below and on social media @highnoteblog.
New Album Releases – Friday, Aug. 5, 2022
Amon Amarth -The Great Heathen Army
Art vs. Science – Big Overdrive
Black Party – Hummingbird
Bobby Shmurda – BodBoy
Calvin Harris – Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 2
Doechii – She / Her / Black Bitch
Dub War – Westgate Under Fire
Girls’ Generation – Forever 1
Kasabian – The Alchemist’s Euphoria
Lauv – All 4 Nothing
Pussy Riot – Matriarchy Now
Roy Woods – Mixed Emotions
Soulfly – Totem
The Interrupters – In the Wild
YoungBoy Never Broke Again – The Last Slimeto
NewJeans – New Jeans
Psycroptic – Divine Council
Kokoroko – Could We Be More
Neil Young and Promise of the Real – Noise and Flowers
C Duncan – Alluvium
Art Moore – Art Moore