Upcoming 2012 Releases To Get Excited About

Happy New Year y’all. 2012 is going to bring us a lot of new releases from our favorite artists, as well as some newcomers. Here is a list of a small portion of new albums to drop in the next few months.

1-17

The Big Pink: Future This

Juvenile: Rejuvination

Howler: America Give Up

The Duke Spirit: Bruiser

Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks/L.A. Guns: Split Single

Trailer Trash Tracys: Este

Matthew Dear: Headcage EP

 

1-24

Big Deal: Lights Out

Chairlift: Something

Cloud Nothings: Attack on Memory

Gauntlet Hair: My Christ 7″

Growlers / Thee Luuds: Split 12″

Jason Urick: I Love You

Lamb of God: Resolution

Leila: U and I

Nada Surf: The Stars are Indifferent to Astronomy

The War on Drugs: Come to the City 7″

 

1-31

Black Bananas: Rad Times Xpress IV

The Doozer: Keep It Together

Errors: Have Some Faith in Magic

Grimes: Visions

Hospitality: Hospitality

Imperial Teen: Feel the Sound

Lana Del Rey: Born to Die

Leonard Cohen: Old Ideas

The Phenomenal Handclap Band: Following

Radiohead: The King of Limbs: Live From the Basement DVD

 

2-6

Goldfrapp: The Singles

 

2-7

A Place to Bury StrangersOnwards to the Wall EP

Air: Le Voyage Dans La Lune

Ben Kweller: Go Fly A Kite

Blondes: Blondes

Die Antwoord: TEN$ION

Dr. Dog: Be the Void

Fucked Up: “Year of the Tiger” single

The Lemonheads: Hotel Sessions

Of Montreal: Paralytic Stalks

Pretty Good Dance Moves: LIMO

 

2-14

Islands: A Sleep & A Forgetting

Nicki Minaj: Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded

Tennis: Young and Old

Young Magic: Melt

 

2-21

CursiveI Am Gemini

Eric Copeland: Car Alarm 7″

No Age: Collage Culture: Examining the 21st Centurys Identity Crisis LP

People of the North: Steep Formations

Perfume Genius: Put Your Back N 2 It

Sleigh Bells: Reign of Terror

War: At War for Youth 7″

Zola Jesus: “In Your Nature” 7″

 

3-6

Andrew Bird: Break It Yourself

Lissy Trullie: Lissy Trullie

Magnetic Fields: Love at the Bottom of the Sea

Pond: Beard, Wives, Denim

 

Also sometime in March:

The Shins: Port of Morrow

 

What are you getting excited for? I am impatiently waiting for The Big Pink, Cursive, Cloud Nothings, and shamefully, Lana Del Rey.