Stream: New Albums From M83, My Brightest Diamond, High Places

    M83: Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming at Urban Outfitters
    Release date: 10.18.11
    Label: Mute
    M83’s Anthony Gonzalez returns next week with Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming, a self-proclaimed epic double-album featuring Zola Jesus and Brad Laner. [Pitchfork]

    My Brightest Diamond: All Things Will Unwind at NPR
    Release date: 10.18.11
    Label: Asthmatic Kitty
    All Things Will Unwind is the follow-up to My Brightest Diamond’s 2008 album, A Thousand Shark’s Teeth. It finds her heavily referencing her hometown, Detroit, while collaborating with the yMusic ensemble on folk-inspired compositions.

    Gauntlet Hair: Gauntlet Hair at Consequence of Sound
    Release date: 10.18.11
    Label: Dead Oceans
    Denver-by-way-of-Chicago duo Gauntlet Hair caught a buzz in 2010 with some explosive singles that would eventually lead to a deal with Dead Oceans. Gauntlet Hair is the band’s full-length debut.

    Body Language: Social Studies at NPR
    Release date: 10.18.11
    Label: Lavish Habits
    After releasing the album on their own online, Brooklyn synth-pop outfit Body Language linked with OM Records imprint Lavish Habits this past summer to properly issue the Social Studies EP.

    Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds at Gallagher’s Site
    Release date: 10.17.11
    Label: Sour Mash Records
    Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds’ eponymous album serves as the debut album from the former Oasis guitarist, who left the band in August 2009.

    Jane’s Addiction: The Great Escape Artist at iTunes
    Release date: 10.18.11
    Label: Capitol Records
    The Great Escape Artist is Jane’s Addiction’s first release since reuniting in 2008. Their previous album, Strays, dropped in 2003. [Antiquiet]

    Puscifer: Conditions of My Parole at SPIN
    Release date: 10.18.11
    Label: Puscifer Entertainment
    When Maynard James Keenan is plotting new material with Tool and A Perfect Circle, he’s busy leading pseudo-goofball electronic outfit Puscifer. [CoS]

    Rob Crow: He Thinks He’s People at AV Club
    Release date: 10.18.11
    Label: Temporary Residence Ltd.
    Rob Crow, of Pinback and numerous other bands, returns with He Thinks He’s People, a riveting, sonically engaging record featuring ballads and distortion-driven rockers. It’s his first solo album since 2007’s Living Well.

    Juan Maclean: Everybody Get Close at SPIN
    Release date: 10.25.11
    Label: DFA Records
    Everybody Get Close is a compilation of sorts from Juan Maclean, who has filled the project with remixes, remastered tracks, and previously released outtakes.

    Giant Squid: Cenotes at NPR
    Release date: 10.25.11
    Label: Translation Loss
    Cenotes represents the third full-length release from Giant Squid, a San Francisco-based post-metal quartet with a penchant for the atmospheric.

    Idle Warship: Habits Of The Heart at Spotify
    Release date: 11.01.11
    Label: Blacksmith/Fontanta
    Idle Warship is rapper Talib Kweli’s party-centric, R&B-leaning outfit with singer-songwriter Res. Their debut, Habits of the Heart, includes features from Jean Grae, John Forte, and Michelle Williams.

    Mayer Hawthorne: How Do You Do at 3VOOR12
    Release date: 10.11.11
    Label: Universal Republic
    Blue-eyed soul nerd Mayer Hawthorne keeps the throwback sound going on his sophomore album, How Do You Do, which serves as his debut on a major label.

    The Field: Looping State Of Mind at 3VOOR12
    Release date: 10.11.11
    Label: Kompakt
    Swedish producer and critical darling the Field maintains his streak of dropping an album every two years with Looping State of Mind, the follow-up to 2009’s Yesterday and Today.

    High Places: Original Colors at Consequence of Sound
    Release date: 10.11.11
    Label: Thrill Jockey
    New York City’s High Places dive into darker territory here on Original Colors, the experimental pop duo’s follow-up to last year’s excellent High Places vs. Mankind.

    The Golden Filter: Syndromes at Gorilla Vs. Bear
    Release date: 10.10.11
    Label: N/A
    Syndromes is the result of a collaboration between the Golden Filter and filmmaker Kristoffer Borgli. The soundtrack features six new tracks from electronic duo.