Drenge, No Age and Earl Sweatshirt lead new album releases (August 19)

Full list of this week's new album and single releases

Drenge lead this week’s new album releases (August 12) with No Age and Odd Future rapper Earl Sweatshirt also releasing new LPs.

Sibling duo Drenge release their self-titled debut today, featuring tracks such as ‘Bloodsports’ and ‘Face Like A Skull’. The band famously made the headlines earlier this year when Tom Watson MP referenced them in a letter of reignation to Labour leader Ed Miliband.

Meanwhile, Earl Sweatshirt releases his long awaited studio album ‘Doris’. The Odd Future MC self-released his debut ‘Earl’ in 2010, before being sent to military school by his parents. ‘Doris’ marks his first album release since returning to the music scene and features collaborations with both Tyler, The Creator and Frank Ocean.

Elsewhere there are new releases from A$AP Ferg, Julia Holter, Braids, DIANA, John Mayer and Zola Jesus while No Age release their third album ‘An Object’. In the singles releases, there are new tracks from Beady Eye, Franz Ferdinand, David Bowie and Miles Kane.

Albums and EPs released today:

A$AP Ferg – ‘Trap Lord’
Braids – ‘Flourish// Perish’
Crocodiles – ‘Crimes Of Passion’
DIANA – ‘Perpetual Surrender’
Diarrhea Planet – ‘I’m Rich Beyond Your Wildest Dreams’
Destruction Unit – ‘Deep Trip’
Drenge – ‘Drenge’
Earl Sweatshirt – ‘Doris’
John Mayer – ‘Paradise Alley’
Julia Holter – ‘Loud City Song’
Laura Veirs – ‘Warp and Weft’
Little Green Cars – ‘Absolute Zero’
No Age – ‘An Object’
Raffertie – ‘Sleep Of Reason’
Travis – ‘Where You Stand’
Ty Segall – ‘Sleeper’
Zola Jesus – ‘Versions’

Singles released today:

Beady Eye – ‘Shine A Light’
Bonnie Tyler – ‘This Is Gonna Hurt’
David Bowie – ‘Valentine’s Day’
Fall Out Boy – ‘Alone Together’
Franz Ferdinand – ‘Right Action’
Matt Cardle ft. Melanie C – ‘Loving You’
Miles Kane – ‘Taking Over’
Mumford & Sons – ‘Hopeless Wanderer’
Naughty Boy ft. Emeli Sande – ‘Lifted’
One Direction – ‘Best Song Ever’
Sean Paul – ‘Other Side Of Love’
Wretch 32 feat Jacob Banks – ‘Doing OK’