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All The New Albums Coming Out In August 2020

Keeping track of all the new albums coming out in a given month is a big job, but we’re up for it: Below is a comprehensive list of the major releases you can look forward to in August. If you’re not trying to potentially miss out on anything, it might be a good idea to keep reading.

Friday, August 7

  • ABIR — Heat EP (Atlantic Records)
  • Adam Miller — Unify (self-released)
  • Alison Mosshart — Sound Wheel (Third Man Records)
  • Allegra Krieger — The Joys Of Forgetting (Northern Spy Records)
  • Aminé — Limbo (Republic Records)
  • Becky Bowe — Cosmic Hearts EP (Two Bridge Recordings)
  • Broken Hands — Split In Two (SO Recordings)
  • Cary Morin — Dockside Saints (Continental Song City)
  • Cassadee Pope — Rise And Shine (Awake Music)
  • The Collect Pond — In The Garden EP (787955 Records DK)
  • Cory Marks — Who I Am (Better Noise Music)
  • Cory Wong — Trail Songs: Dawn (Roundwound Media)
  • Daniel Donato — A Young Man’s Country (Cosmic Country Music)
  • David Ian Roberts — From The Harbor (Cambrian Records)
  • Dead Swells — Dead Swells (self-released)
  • Deep Purple — Whoosh! (earMUSIC)
  • Duval Timothy — Help (Carrying Colour)
  • Eyedress — Let’s Skip To The Wedding (Lex Records)
  • Fair Mothers — In Monochrome (Toad Records)
  • Fast Romantics — Pick It Up (Postwar Records / Fontana North)
  • Gardner/James — Synergy (Pavement Music)
  • Gashi — 1984 (RCA Records)
  • Glass Animals — Dreamland (Polydor Records)
  • Golden Shoals — Golden Shoals (self-released)
  • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids — Shaman! (Strut Records)
  • Immanuel Wilkins — Omega (Blue Note Records)
  • Jason Molina — Eight Gates (Secretly Canadian)
  • Jaga Jazzist — Pyramid (Brainfeeder)
  • Jenny O. — New Truth (Mama Bird Recording Co.)
  • Jobs — Endless Birthdays (Ramp Local)
  • Joel Crouse — WasteLAnd EP (Hum Records)
  • Kenny Roby — The Reservoir (Royal Potato Family)
  • Layla Kaylif — Lovers Don’t Meet (Canopus Records)
  • The Loft Club — Dreaming The Impossible (So, Let’s Talk Ltd / Lightyear Entertainment)
  • Mary Chapin Carpenter — The Dirt And The Stars (Lambent Light Records)
  • Matt Maltese — Madhouse EP (Nettwerk)
  • The Microphones — Microphones In 2020 (P.W. Elverum & Sun)
  • Miserable Chillers — Audience Of Summer (Baby Blue)
  • Neil Diamond — 5 Hot August Nights (Capitol/UMe)
  • New Fries — Is The Idea Of Us (Telephone Explosion)
  • Nilo Blues — Nilo Blues EP (Pack Records)
  • Ramos — My Many Sides (Frontiers Records)
  • Slaves — To Better Days (SBG)
  • Stand Atlantic — Pink Elephant (Hopeless Records)
  • Steve Allman — Brainwave EP (EON Records)
  • The Steve McQueens — Tape Ends EP (Umami Records)
  • Terrell Hines — Portal One: The Mixtape (Capitol Records)
  • Tiana Major9 — Sixes And Sevens EP (Motown Records)
  • Tkay Maidza — Last Year Was Weird, Vol. 2 EP (4AD)
  • Tough Age — Which Way Am I? (Mint Records)
  • The Vice — White Teeth Rebellion (Noble Demon)
  • Video Age — Pleasure Line (Winspear)
  • Warren Givens — Rattle The Cages (self-released)
  • Washed Out — Purple Noon (Sub Pop)
  • Yellow Days — A Day In A Yellow Beat (Sony/RCA)

Friday, August 14

  • 0171 — Change Nothing EP (Fueled By Ramen)
  • All We Are — Providence (Double Six Records)
  • ARA — The Desert EP (Bad Witch Records)
  • Arlo McKinley — Die Midwestern (Oh Boy Records)
  • Arre! Arre! — Heavy Breathing EP (PNKSLM Recordings)
  • Beautiful Dudes — Nite Songs (Mama Bird Recording Co.)
  • Biffy Clyro — A Celebration Of Endings (Warner Records)
  • Bill Frisell — Valentine (Blue Note Records)
  • Black Marble — I Must Be Living Twice EP (Sacred Bones Records)
  • Bloxx — Lie Out Loud (Chess Club Records)
  • Bruce Hornsby — Non-Secure Connection (Zappo Productions)
  • BT — The Lost Art Of Longing (Black Hole Recordings)
  • Busty And The Bass — Eddie (Arts & Crafts)
  • Casey MQ — Babycasey (Halocline Trance)
  • Caylee Hammack — If It Wasn’t For You (Capitol Records Nashville)
  • Dylan Cartlidge — Yellow Brick Road EP (Glassnote Music)
  • Emma Swift — Blonde On The Tracks (Continental Record Services)
  • Eric Slick — Wiseacre (Slick Records)
  • Fantastic Negrito — Have You Lost Your Mind Yet? (Cooking Vinyl Limited)
  • Gordon Koang — Unity (Music in Exile)
  • Jacob Collier — Djesse Vol. 3 (Hajanga Records)
  • James Dean Bradfield — Even Is Exile (MontyRay)
  • Jaye Bartell — Kokomo (self-released)
  • Jeannie Seely — An American Classic (Curb Records)
  • Johnny Hates Jazz — Wide Awake (JHJ Music)
  • Jon Gurd — Lion (Anjunadeep)
  • Kathleen Edwards — Total Freedom (Dualtone Records)
  • Kiesza — Crave (Zebra Spirit Tribe)
  • King Buzzo with Trevor Dunn — Gift Of Sacrifice (Ipecac Recordings)
  • Kris Delmhorst — Long Day In The Milky Way (CEN)
  • The Levellers — Peace (On The Fiddle Recordings)
  • Lindsay Ell — Heart Theory (Stoney Creek Records)
  • Michael McArthur — How To Fall In Love EP (Dark River Recoirds)
  • Naretha Williams — Blak Mass (Rocket Group Pty Ltd)
  • Only Sibling — Get Well Soon (Other People Records)
  • The Oracle — Hypogeum (Repose Records)
  • Orville Peck — Show Pony EP (Columbia Records)
  • Primitive Man — Immersion (Relapse Records)
  • Roland Tings — First Wave EP (Cascine)
  • Rumer — Nashville Tears (Cooking Vinyl Limited)
  • Sea Girls — Open Up Your Head (Polydor)
  • Sierre — Artisan Jams EP (Practise Music)
  • State Champs — Unplugged EP (Pure Noise Records)
  • Sylvie Simmons — Blue On Blue (Compass Records)
  • Terry Ohms — Smooth Sailing Forever (Cornelius Chapel Records)
  • Tom Lyngcoln — Raging Head (Solar / Sonar)
  • Tori Kelly — Solitude EP (Capitol Records)
  • Twisted Pine — Right Now (Signature Sounds Recordings)
  • The Wandering Hearts — The Wandering Hearts (Decca)
  • Whitney — Candid (Secretly Canadian)
  • Wingtip — All Your Friends Are Here (Independently Popular)
  • Young Jesus — Welcome To Conceptual Beach (Saddle Creek)

Friday, August 21

  • Avi Kaplan — Lean On Me EP (FanTasy)
  • Bent Arcana — Bent Arcana (Castle Face)
  • Beta Radio — Way Of Love EP (Nettwerk)
  • Black Elephant — Seven Swords (Small Stone Records)
  • Blue Pills — Holy Moly! (Nuclear Blast)
  • Brasstracks — Golden Ticket (Capitol Records)
  • Bright Eyes — Down In The Weeds Where The World Once Was (Dead Oceans)
  • Bully — Sugaregg (Sub Pop)
  • Chuck Prophet — The Land That Time Forgot (Yep Roc Records)
  • Cold War Kids — New Age Norms 2 (CWKTWO Corp.)
  • The Cradle — Laughing In My Sleep (NNA Tapes)
  • Cut Copy — Freeze, Melt (Cutters Records)
  • Dan Croll — Grand Plan (Caroline International)
  • Declan McKenna — Zeroes (Tomplicated)
  • Dent May — Late Checkout (Carpark Records)
  • Eli Winter — Unbecoming (American Dreams Records)
  • Erasure — The Neon (Mute Records)
  • Exotic Sin — Customer’s Copy (Blank Forms Editions)
  • Evangeline Gentle — Evangeline Gentle (Sonic Unyon Records)
  • Everything Everything — Re-Animator (Infinity Industries)
  • Fruit Bats — Siamese Dream (Turntable Kitchen)
  • The Georgia Thunderbolts — The Georgia Thunderbolts EP (Mascot Records)
  • Girl Friday — Androgynous Mary (Hardly Art)
  • The Gravity Drive — The Wildlight (Alchemistic Bliss)
  • H.C. McEntire — Eno Axis (Merge Records)
  • Imogen Clark — The Making Of Me EP (self-released)
  • Jamie Webster — We Get By (Modern Sky)
  • Jefferson Starship — Mother Of The Sun EP (Secret Knock Records)
  • Jerry Joseph — The Beautiful Madness (self-released)
  • Josh Turner — Country State Of Mind (MCA Nashville Records)
  • Juni Ata — Saudade (Flying On Fire Records)
  • Kid Dad — In A Box (Long Branch Records)
  • The Killers — Imploding The Mirage (Island Records)
  • L.A. Witch — Play With Fire! (Suicide Squeeze Records)
  • The Lemon Twigs — Songs For The General Public (4AD)
  • Lewis Del Mar — August (Fader Label)
  • Liar, Flower — Geiger Counter (One Little Independent Records)
  • Logan Farmer — Still No Mother (Western Vinyl)
  • Mad Max — Stormchild Rising (Steamhammer)
  • Malik — Spectrum (ARTium Recordings)
  • The Milwaukees — The Calling (Mint 400 Records)
  • Mike Block — Guzo (Bright Shiny Things)
  • Naked Giants — The Shadow (New West Records)
  • Nils Lofgren — Weathered (Cattle Track Road Records)
  • No Joy — Motherhood (Joyful Noise Recordings)
  • Old 97’s — Twelfth (ATO Records / Fontana North)
  • Paul Molloy — The Fifth Dandelion (Spring Heeled Records)
  • Point North — Brand New Vision (Hopeless Records)
  • Rachel Angel — Highway Songs EP (Public Works)
  • Red Wanting Blue — The Peppermint Sessions (Blue Élan Records)
  • Secret Machines — Awake In The Brain Chamber (TSM Recordings)
  • ShitKid — 20/20 ShitKid (PNKSLM Recordings)
  • Sneaks — Happy Birthday (Merge Records)
  • Steven Adams And The French Drops — Keep It Light (Fika Recordings)
  • The Tangent — Auto Reconnaissance (Insideout Records)
  • Tim McGraw — Here On Earth (Big Machine Records)
  • Troye Sivan — In A Dream EP (EMI Recorded Music Australia)
  • Trummors — Dropout City (Ernest Jenning Record)
  • Tucker Beathard — KING (Warner Music Nashville)
  • Wafia — Good Things EP (Atlantic Records)
  • The Waterboys — Good Luck, Seeker (Cooking Vinyl Limited)

Friday, August 28

  • Aidan Knight — Aidan Knight (Full Time Hobby)
  • Aleynmord — The Blinding Light (AOP Records)
  • The Allman Betts Band — Bless Your Heart (BMG Rights Management)
  • Aluna — Renaissance (Mad Decent)
  • The Avett Brothers — The Third Gleam (Loma Vista Recordings)
  • Billy Childs — Acceptance (Mack Avenue Music Group)
  • Bob Moses — Desire (Domino Records)
  • Bobby Rush — Rawer Than Raw (Deep Rush Records)
  • Caitlin Pasko — Greenhouse (Whatever’s Clever)
  • Carla J. Easton — Weirdo (Olive Grove Records)
  • Colter Wall — Western Swing & Waltzes And Other Punchy Song (La Honda Records)
  • Dan Penn — Living On Mercy (Sista Kompaniet Musik)
  • Daniel Blumberg — On&On (Mute Records)
  • Daniel Rodriguez — Sojourn Of A Burning Sun (BMG Rights Management)
  • Disclosure — Energy (Island Records)
  • EJ Marais — CUTS (La Castanya)
  • The Empty Hearts — The Second Album (Wicked Cool Records)
  • G.E. Smith And LeRoy Bell — Stony Hill (BMG Right Management)
  • Garrett Kato — N. Hemisphere EP (Nettwerk)
  • Girls In Synthesis — Now Here’s An Echo From Your Future (Own It Records)
  • The Happy Fits — What Could Be Better (The Happy Fits Records)
  • Harmonious Thelonious — Plong (Bureau B)
  • Harold López-Nussa — Te Lo Dije (Mack Avenue Music Group)
  • HRVY — Can Anybody Hear Me? (EMI)
  • Justin Wells — The United State (Singular Recordings)
  • JYOTI — Mama, You Can Bet! (SomeOthaShip Connect)
  • Kaleida — Odyssey (Lex Records)
  • Kelly Lee Owens — Inner Song (Smalltown Supersound)
  • Knot — Knot (Exploding In Sound)
  • Lasse Passage — Sunwards (SOFASONGS)
  • Lynch Mob — Wicked Sensation Reimagined (Rat Pak)
  • Metallica & San Francisco Symphony — S&M2 (Elektra)
  • Mix Master Mike And Steve Jordan — Beat Odyssey 2020 (Jay-Vee Inc.)
  • Molly Tuttle — …But I’d Rather Be With You (Compass Records)
  • Narrow Head — 12th House Rock (Run for Cover Records)
  • Oceanator — Things I Never Said (Plastic Miracles)
  • Old Sea Brigade & Luke Sital-Singh — All The Ways You Sing In The Dark EP (Nettwerk)
  • Private Function — Whose Line Is It Anyway? (Caroline Music Australia)
  • Private World — Aleph (Dais Records)
  • Ricky Reed — The Room (Nice Life Recording Company)
  • Rome — The Lone Furrow (TRISOL)
  • Ruston Kelly — Shape & Destroy (Rounder Records)
  • Samia — The Baby (Grand Jury Music)
  • Sarah Walk — Another Me (One Little Independent Records)
  • Seether — Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum (FanTasy)
  • Sophie Hunger — Halluzinationen (Caroline International)
  • Suburban Living — How To Be Human (EggHunt Records)
  • Toots And The Maytals — Got To Be Tough (BMG Rights Management)
  • Walter Trout — Ordinary Madness (Provogue Records)
  • Wood & Wire — No Matter Where It Goes From Here (Blue Corn Music)
  • Zephaniah OHora — Listening To The Music (Last Roundup Records)

Some artists covered here are Warner Music artists. Uproxx is an independent subsidiary of Warner Music Group.

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