This Week’s Releases: July 14 2008

New singles and albums released in the UK this week

The Hold Steady release their fourth album ‘Stay Positive’ this week (July 14).

The album is the follow-up to the band’s breakthrough record, 2006’s ‘Boys And Girls In America’.

Hotly-tipped psych-folk band The Dodos and singer-songwriter Liam Finn also release their debut albums this week, alongside the first release from She And Him, the pairing of Hollywood actress Zooey Deschanel and Americana folkie M Ward.

This week also sees new single releases from The Raconteurs, The Charlatans, Annie and Death Cab For Cutie.

Albums released this week:

The Hold Steady – ‘Stay Positive’

Cut Copy – ‘In Ghost Colours’

The Dodos – ‘Visiter’

Liam Finn – ‘I’ll Be Lightning’

She And Him – ‘Volume One’

Nas – ‘Untitled’

Basshunter – ‘Now You’re Gone’

Micah P Hinson – ‘Micah P Hinson And The Red Empire’

Port O’Brien – ‘All We Could Do Was Sing’

Singles released this week:

The Raconteurs – ‘Many Shades Of Black’

The Charlatans – ‘Mis-Takes’

Annie – ‘I Know Ur Girlfriend Hates Me’

Death Cab For Cutie – ‘Cath’

McFly – ‘One For The Radio’

Jack McManus – ‘You Think I Don’t Care’

Melee – ‘Built To Last’

Jim Noir – ‘Don’t You Worry’

The Rushes – ‘What You Waiting For’