New Releases — March 2, 2015 at 12:01 am

New releases: Swervedriver’s first new album in 17 years — plus Carter Tutti, Gang of Four

Swervedriver CROP

Record Rack: A round-up of the week’s new albums, expanded reissues and/or box sets, appearing each Monday on Slicing Up Eyeballs.



RELEASE: I Wasn’t Born To Lose You
BACKSTORY: The hard-rocking shoegaze act reunites and this week releases its first new album since 1998’s 99th Dream, a 10-song set featuring tracks such as “Last Rites,” “Setting Sun” and “Lone Star.”


Carter TuttiCarter Tutti

RELEASE: Carter Tutti Plays Chris & Cosey
BACKSTORY: The current incarnation of ex-Throbbing Gristle bandmates Chris Carter and Cosey Fannit Tutti this week issue a set of studio reworkings of classic live tracks performed by their former incarnation.


Gang of FourGang of Four

RELEASE: What Happens Next
BACKSTORY: Out last week in the U.S., the post-punk legends return with the U.K. release this week of their first album without singer Jon King, an 11-song set that features new frontman John “Gaoler” Sterry.




  1. Shriekback have just released a new album, as well as some remastered and rereleased albums. Check their website.

    Their recent stuff has been fantastic!

  2. This new Swervedriver record absolutely KILLS, by the way. Amazing stuff.

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