New Releases — September 10, 2018 at 6:36 am

This week’s new releases: Siouxsie and the Banshees, Paul Weller, The Chills, Devo

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.


Siouxsie and the Banshees

RELEASE: The Scream, A Kiss in the Dreamhouse, Peepshow, Superstition
BACKSTORY: This week sees the release of the second round of Banshees 180-gram vinyl reissues, remastered from the original ¼-inch tapes. (Join Hands, Juju, Tinderbox, Through the Looking Glass came out last month.)


Paul Weller

RELEASE: True Meanings
BACKSTORY: The former Jam leader returns this week with his 14th solo album, a record that features “lush orchestration” and is being described as the “most singer-songwriter style album he has ever made.”
BUY:,, iTunes


The Chills

RELEASE: Snow Bound
BACKSTORY: The New Zealand indie-pop legends return this week with their first new album in three years and sixth overall. Features the songs “Bad Suger,” “The Greatest Guide,” “Love of All I Survey” and more.



RELEASE: Total Devo
BACKSTORY: Devo’s 1988 album gets a 30th anniversary reissue this week on CD and vinyl, with the original album appended with a second disc filled with remixes, demos and unheard tracks unearthed from the band’s archives.





One Comment

  1. Scott Stalcup

    The bonus disc of Total DEVO is essentially the Disco Dancer EP with a few extra bits and bobs added in. “Repeat until he fails,” indeed.

    Come on, lads. I know there’s more in the vaults at Mutato waiting for release!

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