Here’s a round up of new and noteworthy music dropping today, Tuesday, September 2, 2014.
Code Orange – I Am King (Deathwish)
Formerly known as Code Orange Kids, their newest release, I Am King, is the group’s first release since their name change. I Am King is the second studio album for the American hardcore punk rockers. Order your copy of the new album on Code Orange’s website.
Young Jeezy – Seen It All: The Autobiography (Def Jam)
One of Atlanta’s hometown rapper’s, Young Jeezy, better known as Jeezy has released his seventh studio album, Seen It All: The Autobiography. The album features guest appearances from a barrage of rap superstars like, Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Lil Boosie, Future and others. For more information on this rad rapper, check out Young Jeezy’s website.
Half Japanese – Overjoyed (Joyful Noise)
Formed in 1975, Half Japanese is a post-punk, experimental rock band that was started by two brothers after their family moved to Maryland. Overjoyed is the band’s fourteenth studio album and features twelve new songs. From more information and to order your copy on the new album, visit Half Japanese’s website.
The Vines – Wicked Nature (Wicked Nature Music)
Australian alternative rock group, The Vines, have released their 6th album, Wicked Nature. This 2-disc album features a combination of sounds from singer Craig Nicholls, drummer Lachlan West, and bassist Tim John. “Metal Zone” (released on July 14) is the lead single from Wicked Nature.
Blonde Redhead – Barragán (4AD)
Alternative rock band, Blonde Redhead was formed by twin brothers Amedeo and Simone Pace along with Kazu Makino and Maki Takahashi in New York City in 1993. Barragán is the group’s ninth studio album, produced by Drew Brown. Blonde Redhead is known for their noise rock influences, but have also incorporated dream pop sounds into their music.
Homeboy Sandman – Hallways (Stones Throw Records)
Originally from Queens, NY, Homeboy Sandman rose to fame in 2007 with his first rap album, Nourishment (Second Helpings). Sandman released his second album today, Hallways. Hallways is about where you are currently in your life and where you are headed in your future.