As summer draws ever closer, the need for some new summer jams becomes an increasingly high priority. When June 21 rolls around and you don’t have your mixtape, iTunes or Spotify playlist ready to go with all the jamz you need, then you might be in a bit of a pickle. Good thing it’s Tuesday, and there’s new music waiting for you at local shops. Among the new albums hitting shelves are the latest from Queens of the Stone Age and Camera Obscura. And don’t forget to pick up our new Album of the Week, the beautiful new epic release by Laura Marling.
Here’s what’s out today at your local shop, and at Insound.
Ben Folds Five – Ben Folds Five Live
Big Black Delta – Big Black Delta
Camera Obscura – Desire Lines
Disclosure – Settle
Eleanor Friedberger – Personal Record
Future Bible Heroes – Partygoing
GRMLN – Empire
Jon Hopkins – Immunity
Portugal. The Man – Evil Friends
Queens of the Stone Age – …Like Clockwork
Rogue Wave – Nightingale Floors
Jeff Terich is the founder and editor of Treble. He's been writing about music for 20 years and has been published at American Songwriter, Bandcamp Daily, Reverb, Spin, Stereogum, uDiscoverMusic, VinylMePlease and some others that he's forgetting right now. He's still not tired of it.