The Wrap-Up: This Week in Music + 12 Cuts
The Wrap-Up brings you the 5 largest music news stories of the week, as well as information about new album and music video releases. This week: new releases from your favorite BRU artists…including a documentary!
The Killers debut video for “The Man”
The Killers have shared the music video for their new hit single “The Man,” just two weeks after the song’s release. The song is taken off their upcoming album, Wonderful Wonderful, which is due to drop in September.
Arcade Fire share tracklist for upcoming album
After a month of mysterious anagrams regarding their tracklist, Arcade Fire have finally released the titles of all 13 upcoming songs in a short clip on Twitter. The anticipated album, Everything Now, will be available July 28. Join the rock band at one of their North American shows this fall!
— Arcade Fire (@arcadefire) June 28, 2017
The National preview new songs
The National debuted five new songs at a show in Paris on June 22. The songs were taken from their new album, Sleep Well Beast, due September 8. The indie band has stated that a tour will follow the release of their upcoming album. Look for them at a venue near you!
Haim announce documentary
After four quiet years, Haim have announced that their upcoming album Something to Tell You will be accompanied by a documentary. Haim: Behind The Album follows the all-girl band as they record their sophomore album. The documentary will be released on Apple Music on July 14, just one week after Something to Tell You is due. The trio of sisters will be on tour in North America this fall.
— Apple Music (@AppleMusic) June 27, 2017
Lorde’s Melodrama moves up the charts
Two weeks after its debut, Lorde’s sophomore LP Melodrama has reached the top of the Billboard 200 chart. It is the artist’s first album to claim the No. 1 spot in the U.S. The New Zealand star will kick off her North American tour this September.