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Available April 1
ADANOWSKY ADA (Everloving)
ARC IRIS Arc Iris (Anti-)
BAND OF SKULLS Himalyan (Electric Blues)
CLOUD NOTHINGS Here and Nowhere Else (Mom+Pop)
DAN CROLL Sweet Disarray (Capitol)
HANK WILLIAMS III Ramblin' Man (Curb)
JOHNNY TWO BAGS (Social Distortion) Salvation Town (Isotone/Thirty Tigers)
KAISER CHIEFS Education, Education, Education & War (ATO)
LEON RUSSELL Life's Journey (Ume) 
MAC DeMARCO Salad Days (Captured Tracks)
MALACHAI Beyond Ugly (Domino)
NICKEL CREEK A Dotted Line (Chris Thile, Sara Watkins & and Sean Watkins reunite for first time since band's 2007 hiatus) (Nonesuch/Warner Bros)
PATTERN IS MOVEMENT Pattern Is Movement (Home Tapes)
PETER MULVEY Silver Ladder (produced by Chuck Prophet w/ Sarah Watkins, Tom Freund & Dave Kemper) (Signature Sounds)
PURE X Angel (Fat Possum)
SAINTSENECA Dark Arc (Anti-)
RAY BONNEVILLE Easy Gone (Red House)
S. CAREY Range of Light (Jagjaguwar)
SMALL BLACK Real People (EP) (Jagjaguwar)
THE ALAN PARSONS PROJECT The Complete Albums Collection (box set) (engineer on Pink Floyd's epic Dark Side of The Moon) (Sony/Legacy)
THE BAMBOOS Fever In The Road (Nettwerk)
THE ROBERT CRAY BAND In My Soul (Mascot/Provogue)
THE USED Imaginary Enemy (GAS Union/Hopeless)
TIMBER TIMBRE Hot Dreams (Arts & Crafts)
VARIOUS ARTISTS Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne (Ben Harper, Don Henley with Blind Pilot, Lyle Lovett, Keb' Mo', Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen & Patti Scialfa, Lucinda Williams) (Music Road)
WHITE HINTERLAND (aka Casey Dienel) Baby (Dead Oceans)

Available April 8
CARLENE CARTER Carter Girl (Rounder/CMG)
INCAN ABRAHAM Tolerance (White Iris)
JOAN OSBORNE Love and Hate (eOne)
JOHN FRUSCIANTE (former RHCP guitarist) Enclosure (Record Collection)
KATIE HERZIG Walk Through Walls (Marion-Lorraine)
KI:THEORY Kitty Hawk Deluxe (Kringer)
LIAM FINN The Nihilist (Yep Roc)
PROTOMARTYR Under Color Of Official Right (Hardly Art)
THE FAINT Doom Abuse (SQE Music)
THUS OWLS (aka Erika and Simon Angell) Turning Rocks (Secret City)
YOUR FRIEND (aka Taryn Blake Miller) Jekyll/Hyde (Domino)

Available April 15
BEN WATT (of Everything But The Girl) Hendra (independent)
CHET FAKER Built On Glass (Maple Music/Downtown)
CHUCK E. WEISS Red Beans and Weiss (Anti-)
DAN WILSON (of Semisonic) Love Without Fear (KLS)
DEL BARBER Prairieography (True North)
GORD DOWNIE AND THE SADIES The Conquering Sun (Arts & Crafts)
INGRID MICHAELSON Lights Out (5th studio album) (Cabin 25/Mom+Pop)
JUSTIN CURRIE (of Del Amitri) Lower Reaches (Compass)
NEEDTOBREATHE Rivers In The Wasteland (Atlantic)
POLOCK Rising Up (Nacional)
PORTER ROBINSON Worlds (Astralwerks)
THE BOTH (Aimee Mann & Ted Leo) The Both (SuperEgo)
RANDY ROGERS BAND Homemade Tamales (Thirty Tigers)
RODNEY CROWELL Tarpaper Sky (New West)
RYLEY WALKER All Kinds Of You (Tompkins Square)
THE AMAZING SNAKEHEADS Amphetamine Ballads (Domino)
THE AFGHAN WHIGS Do to the Beast (1st album in 16 years) (Sub Pop)
THE BIRDS OF SATAN The Birds Of Satan (f/ Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins w/ guests Dave Grohl, Pat Smear on 7-track release)
THE SECRET SISTERS Put Your Needle Down (produced by T Bone Burnett) (Republic)
ZIGGY MARLEY Fly Rasta (Tuff Gong)

Available April 22
AUGUSTANA Life Imitating Life (Washington Square/Razor and Tie)
BLACK PRAIRIE Fortune (Sugar Hill)
EELS The Cautionary Tales Of Mark Oliver Everett (PIAS)
G. LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE Sugar (Brushfire)
JUDITH OWEN Ebb And Flow (Twanky)
KEB' MO' BluesAmericana (Kind of Blue)
KELIS Food (produced by Dave Sitek of TV On The Radio) (Red Light)
LITTLE FEAT Live in Holland 1976 (DVD/CD) (Eagle Rock Ent)
KELIS Food (Co-Sign/Red Light)
NEON TREES Pop Psychology (Mercury/Island)
PINK MOUNTAINTOPS (aka Stephen McBean) Get Back (Jagjaguwar)
THE WHIGS Modern Creation (New West)
VARIOUS ARTISTS Farewell Transmission: The Music of Jason Molina (MMJ, Memorial Electric Company, Sarah Jaffe & more) (Rock The Cause)

Available April 29
BEN WATT (half of Everything But The Girl) Hendra (Unmade Road)
BRYAN SUTTON Into My Own (Sugar Hill)
CHAD VANGAALEN Shrink Dust (Sub Pop)
DAMON ALBARN (Blur/Gorillaz) Everyday Robots (Warner Bros)
JOHNNYSWIM Diamonds (Big Picnic)
NELS CLINE SINGERS (Wilco guitarist's project) Macroscope (independent)
OLD 97's Most Messed Up (w/ Tommy Stinson of The Replacements & Jon Rauhouse of Neko Case) (ATO)
RODRIGO y GABRIELA 9 Dead Alive (1st album of new material in 5 years) (ATO)
THE GHOST OF A SABER TOOTH TIGER (Sean Lennon) Moth to a Flame (Chimera)
THE HOWLIN' BROTHERS Trouble (produced by Brendan Benson) (Readymade/Thirty Tigers/RED)
THE PIXIES Indie Cindy (1st album in 23 years) (Pixiesmusic)
THE REVELATIONS The Cost Of Living (Decision/Sony RED)
THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT Song In My Head (1st studio record in 9 years, produced by Jerry Harrison) (Loud & Proud/Sci-Fidelity)
TOMMY MALONE (The Subdudes) Poor Boy (M.C. Records)
WYE OAK Shriek (Merge)

Available May 6
BEN AND ELLEN HARPER Childhood Home (Ben and his mom) (Prestige Folklore/CMG)
ENO/HYDE Someday World (Warp)
GREGG ALLMAN Gregg Allman's All-Star January Tribute Concert (w/ Jackson Browne, Dr. John, John Hiatt, Robert Randolph, Susan Tedeschi, Widespread Panic, Derek Trucks, Warren Haynes & more, recorded in Jan. at Atlanta Fox Theatre) (CD/Blu-Ray/DVD)
FUJIYA & MIYAGI Artificial Sweeteners (Yep Roc)
HAMILTON LEITHAUSER (pronounced "Light-How-Zer") Black Hours (w/ members of the Walkmen, Dirty Projectors, the Shins, Fleet Foxes, Vampire Weekend) (Ribbon Music)
JAREKUS SINGLETON Refuse To Lose (Alligator)
KINA GRANNIS Elements (produced by Matt "Aqualung" Hales) (Kina Grannis/The Orchard)
LIAM FINN Nihilist (Yep Roc)
LYKKE LI Never Learn (Atlantic)
NATALIE MERCHANT Natalie Merchant (Nonesuch)
NIKKI LANE All Or Nothin' (produced by Dan Auerbach) (New West)
RAY LAMONTAGNE Supernova (5th studio album, produced by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys) (RCA)
SARAH McLACHLAN Shine On (Verve)
TORI AMOS Unrepentant Geraldines (Mercury Classics)
tUnE-yArDs Nikki Nack (4AD)

Available May 13
CANDI STATON Life Happens (w/ Jason Isbell & John Paul White) (Beracah/Fame)
DAVE MASON Future's Past (Something Music)
JOHN MAYALL A Special Life (Forty Below)
JOSEPH ARTHUR Lou (Lou Reed tribute album)(Vanguard)
LA SERA Hour Of The Dawn (Hardly Art)
STURGILL SIMPSON Metamodern Sounds Of Country Music (High Top Mountain/Thirty Tigers)
SYLVAN ESSO Sylvan Esso (Partisan)
THE BLACK KEYS Turn Blue (co-produced by Danger Mouse with Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney) (Nonesuch)
TORI AMOS Unrepentant Geraldines (Mercury Classics)
WALTER MARTIN (The Walkmen) We're All Young Together (w/ Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O & Nick Zinner, the National's Matt Berninger, members of The Walkmen) (Family Jukebox)

Available May 20
COLDPLAY Ghost Stories (Atlantic)
CONNOR OBERST (Bright Eyes) Upside Down Mountain (Nonesuch)
HONEYBLOOD Honeyblood (FatCat)
JOHN DOE The Best of John Doe: This Far (w/ Kathleen Edwards, Aimee Mann, Neko Case & Grant-Lee Phillips) (Yep Roc)

Available May 27
KELLY WILLIS & BRUCE ROBISON Our Year (Premium/Thirty Tigers)
LEE BAINS III & THE GLORY FIRES Dereconstructed (Sub Pop)
SHARON VAN ETTEN Are We There (Jagjaguwar)
SPANISH GOLD South of Nowhere (f/ My Morning Jacket drummer Patrick Hallahan, Adrian Quesada of Grupo Fantasma and Dante Schwebel of Hacienda, City and Colour) (BMG)

Available June 3
BOB MOULD Beauty & Ruin (Merge)
CLAP YOUR HANDS SAY YEAH Only Run (independent)
DAVE ALVIN AND PHIL ALVIN Common Ground: Dave Alvin + Phil Alvin Play and Sing the Songs of Big Bill Broonzy (first album the brothers have made together in nearly 30 years) (Yep Roc)
ECHO AND THE BUNNYMEN Meteorites (429/Savoy)

Available June 10
CHRISSIE HYNDE Stockholm (w/guest Neil Young, produced by Bjorn Yttling of Peter, Bjorn and John) (Caroline)
FIRST AID KIT Stay Gold (Columbia)
JACK WHITE Lazeretto (Third Man/Columbia)
JOSÉ JAMES While You Were Sleeping (Blue Note)
NICO VEGA Lead To Light (Five Seven Music)
PASSENGER Whispers (Nettwerk)
7HORSE Songs For A Voodoo Wedding (7Horse Music LTD)
THE FRESH & ONLYS House of Spirits (Mexican Summer)
WALTER TROUT The Blues Came Callin' (Provogue/Mascot)

Available June 17
DAVID GRAY Mutineers (KLS)
SAM SMITH In The Lonely Hour (Capitol)
THE FELICE BRIOTHERS Favorite Waitress (Dualtone)

Available June 24
PETER MATTHEW BAUER (of The Walkmen) Liberation! (Mexican Summer)


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Best Coast - This Lonely Morning
Juluka - Scatterlings of Africa
Phosphorescent - Ride On/Right On
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss - Please Read the Letter
Graham Colton - Hands Untied
Jackie Greene - Like a Ball & Chain
The 1975 - Chocolate
Talking Heads - Road to Nowhere
Lord Huron - Ends of the Earth
Good Old War - Better Weather
Of Monsters and Men - Little Talks
Conor Oberst - Hundreds of Ways
Paul McCartney - New
311 - All Mixed Up
Kodaline - Love Like This
Van Morrison - And it Stoned Me
Neko Case - Man
Temples - Shelter Song
The Specials - A Message to you, Rudy
Tim Finn - Hit the Ground Running
The Colourist - Little Games
The Black Keys - Howlin' For You
Wild Child - Crazy Bird
Mates of State - My Only Offer
Grizfolk - The Struggle
Kopecky Family Band - Heartbeat
The Clash - This Is Radio Clash
The National - Graceless
Blitzen Trapper - Black River Killer
Real Estate - Talking Backwards


April 18-20
Indio, CA

April 25-May 4
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
New Orleans

May 6-10
Canadian Music Week

May 14-16
14th Annual NON-COMMvention
Philadelphia, World Cafe Live

May 16-18
Hangout Music Festival
Gulf Shores, AL

May 23-25
Gorge, WA

May 28-31
NFCB Community Media Conference
Reston VA (DC), Hyatt Regency Town Center 

June 5-8
Tenth Annual Mountain Jam
New York, Hunter Mountain

June 6-8
The Governors Ball Music Festival
New York City, Randall's Island

June 12-15
Manchester TN

June 19-22
Firefly Music Festival
Dover DE, The Woodlands

June 25-29/July 1-6

July 4-6
Gorge, WA

July 9-11
Public Media Development & Marketing Conference (PMDMC)
Denver, Hyatt Regency Downtown

July 25-27
Newport Folk Festival
Newport RI, Fort Adams

July 25-27
XPoNential Music Festival
Camden NJ, Wiggins Park

August 1-3
Chicago, Grant Park

August 6-9
Annual Boulder Triple A Conference
Boulder CO, St. Julien Hotel & Spa

September 9-11
Public Radio PD Conference (PRPD)
Portland OR, Hilton Portland

September 17-21
Americana Music Festival & Conference
Nashville, Hutton Hotel

October 3-5/10-12
ACL Music Festival
Austin, Zilker Park

October 3-5
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival
San Francisco, Golden Gate Park

October 21-25
CMJ Music Marathon
New York City





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