New music releases, 1st September 2014

Here are the new and notable music releases for week commencing 1st September, 2014:

Old Ghosts/New Wars, Sanctorum

Creation, The Pierces
Step Back, Johnny Winter
The Days War, Lonely The Brave
Everything Changes, Peggy Seeger
Blood, Pulled Apart By Horses
Primitive and Deadly, Earth
Otta, Solstafir
(r)Evolution, Hammerfall
Clearing The Path To Ascend, Yob
Wicked Nature, The Vines
The Essential Richie Kotzen, Richie Kotzen
Still Life Moving Fast, Empress AD
City Of Gold, Stryker
Venereal Dawn, Dark Fortress
Notes From The Shadows, Astral Doors
Ephemera, Aeon Zen
Bloodbath Over Bloodstock, Bloodbath
Kings Among Men, Crimson Shadows
The Great Depression, Witch Charmer
Up In Hell, Incite
Shit City, Lonely Kamel

Sanctorum’s superb new album is available via the Sanctorum Merch Store, iTunes and available to stream via Spotify.

All the other albums – and many more besides! – are available via the Skin Back Alley Music Store.

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Sub Pop launches subscription service

DripFM SubPop

Sub Pop is the latest independent record label to join the ranks of those offering subscription services via the platform. The Sub Pop service launched worldwide today.

Subscribers will pay a monthly fee to receive digital copies of each new Sub Pop release via e-mail on the day it comes out. Users will also be able to chose from a selection of the Sub Pop back catalogue, with files available in either 320kbps compressed or WAV formats. All files will be free from DRM restrictions.

The first 100 subscribers will be entered to win a prize pack containing, Beach House’s Bloom LP (Loser Edition), a signed copy of the Deluxe edition of the Postal Service’s Give Up LP, the Record Store Day exclusive pressing of Mudhoney On Top, and more.

Artists from Sub Pop’s back catalogue that feature on the service include Nirvana, Fleet Foxes and Earth to name just three.

Find out more about how to subscribe and the prize pack promotion via Sub Pop’s website.

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