June 20, 2024

New Music Friday: The top 10 albums out on Oct. 29 : All Songs Considered

NPR Music picks the best new albums out this week, including new releases by Tori Amos, Mick Jenkins, Mon Laferte, The War on Drugs and more.Featured Albums1. The War on Drugs — I Don’t Live Here AnymoreFeatured Song: “Change”2. Mick Jenkins — Elephant…

NPR Music picks the best new albums out this week, including new releases by Tori Amos, Mick Jenkins, Mon Laferte, The War on Drugs and more.Featured Albums1. The War on Drugs — I Don’t Live Here AnymoreFeatured Song: “Change”2. Mick Jenkins — Elephant in the RoomFeatured Song: “Stiff Arm”3. Tori Amos — Ocean to OceanFeatured Song: “Speaking With Trees”4. Emily Scott Robinson — American SirenFeatured Song: “Let ‘Em Burn”5. Lily Konigsberg — Lily We Need to Talk NowFeatured Song: “Alone”6. Eris Drew — Quivering in TimeFeatured Song: “Show U Love”7. Mon Laferte — 1940 CarmenFeatured Song: “Algo Es Mejor”8. Theon Cross — Intra-IFeatured Song: “40Tude”9. Lilli Lewis — AmericanaFeatured Song: “Wrecking Ball”10. Johnathan Blake — Homeward BoundFeatured Song: “Homeward Bound (For Ana Grace)”Other notable releases for October 29:Ed Sheeran — =; Migos — Culture III; Jónsi — Obsidian; Death Cab for Cutie — The Photo Album (20th Anniversary Edition); R.E.M. — New Adventures in Hi-Fi (25th Anniversary Edition); Spice Girls — Spice (25th Anniversary Edition); Johnny Cash — Bear’s Sonic Journals: Johnny Cash at the Carousel Ballroom, April 24 1968; Maya Jane Coles — Night Creature; They Might Be Giants — BOOK; Charlotte Cornfield — Highs in the Minuses; Hayes Carll — You Get It All; Sam Evian — Time to Melt; Marissa Nadler — The Path of the Clouds; Mastodon — Hushed and Grim