New Releases — July 9, 2018 at 6:37 am

This week’s new releases: Thompson Twins’ Tom Bailey, Kim Gordon’s Body/Head

Record Rack: A round-up of the week’s new albums, expanded reissues and/or box sets, appearing each Monday on Slicing Up Eyeballs. All releases due out this Friday unless noted.


Tom Bailey

RELEASE: Science Fiction
BACKSTORY: The former Thomspon Twins frontman this week releases his debut solo album and first collection of music under any guise in more than two decades, saying it’s “incredibly rewarding to be making pop music again.”



RELEASE: The Switch
BACKSTORY: Former Sonic Youth member Kim Gordon returns this week with the second studio album with Bill Nace as Body/Head. The five-track collection features “You Don’t Need,” “In the Dark Room,” “Last Time” and more.





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  1. Also out this week: The excellent new Cowboy Junkies record, All That Reckoning — beautiful and haunting, the Junkies at their best.

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