Upcoming Albums & New Music Releases for 2022.

Top 34 Most Anticipated Albums of Fall 2022 So Far

A guide to the new music being released in the upcoming weeks and months, updated on a regular basis

Constantly new albums are announced and released. It’s challenging to keep up with everything. We step in at this point. With our list of upcoming albums, Pitchfork keeps track of noteworthy new music releases. Weyes Blood, Bruce Springsteen, Drake & 21 Savage, Special Interest, Stormzy, Phoenix, Richard Dawson, and many other artists will release significant new music in the upcoming months. This schedule will be updated frequently and includes streaming and digital release dates.

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Top 34 Most Anticipated Albums of Fall 2022 So Far

31 October
Backxwash: Even though We Suffer, His Happiness Must Come First [Ugly Hag]

HH5 [Do What You Love/10K Projects] CEO Trayle

3 November
More Love, Less Ego by Wizkid [Starboy/Sony Music/RCA]

4 November
Kill Rock Stars/Daydream Library Series: Big Joanie: Back Home

Billy Joel performing live at Yankee Stadium

Gadzooks Vol. by Caleb Landry Jones (Sacred Bones) 2

Come around, says Carla del Forno (Kallista).

Sexy [self-released] Coco & Clair Clair

Tropical Gothclub [Third Man] by Dean Fertita

Her Loss [OVO Sound] by Drake and 21 Savage

We’re Not Here to Be Loved [Closed Casket Activities] by Fleshwater

Use Your Illusion (Super Deluxe) [UMe/Geffen] by Guns N’ Roses

Hadja Bangoura (Hawa) [4AD]

Horse Lords: Companions [Rvng International]

Scarecrow (Deluxe Edition / 2022 Mix) [Mercury/UMe] by John Mellencamp

Amateurs [Chapter Music] by Laura Jean

Marvin Tate’s D-Settlement: [American Dreams] Marvin Tate’s D-Settlement

On the Possible Past [Epitaph] by The Menzingers

Heroes & Villains by Metro Boomin (Boominati Worldwide/Republic)

Semblance [Don’t Guess Inc]: MorMor

Mount Kimbie: MK 3.5: City Planning | Die Cuts [Warp]

Alright Kaya, Sap [Jagjaguwar]

Alpha Zulu [Loyauté/Glassnote] in Phoenix

B-Sides, Demos, & Rarities by PJ Harvey (UMe/Island)

Ruby Yacht: R.A.P. Ferreira’s “5 to the Eye With Stars”

the Deluxe Edition of Seal from Warner

Endure [Rough Trade] is a particular interest.

Spice Girls: Spiceworld [UMC/Virgin] (25th Anniversary).

Lucifer on the Moon [Matador], spoon

Tenci: An Overflowing Well and a Swollen River [Keeled Scales]

Kel Tinariwen [Wedge], Tinariwen

Voices of Bishara [Brownswood/International Anthem/Nonesuch] by Tom Skinner

Turnover: Running for cover since I’m in the way

10 November
Plug Motivation by Tony Shhnow, self-released

11 November
Dummy Corporation EP [Ninja Tune] is the actress.

Certain Reveries [International Anthem] by Ben LaMar Gay

Through a Room [Drag City], Bill Nace

Dead Oceans’ Bright Eyes: Digital Ash in a Digital Urn: A Companion EP

Bright Eyes: A Companion EP by Dead Oceans, I’m Wide Awake It’s Morning

Dead Oceans’ companion EP, Bright Eyes: Lifted or the Story Is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground

Only the Strong Survive [Columbia] by Bruce Springsteen

Redcar les adorables étoiles by Christine and the Queens [Because Music]

Chimaera I by Colin Stetson [Room 40]

Song of Salvation by Dream Unending (20 Buck Spin)

Duval Timothy: Carrying Colors [Meeting With a Judas Tree]

RCA/Elvis Legacy’s Presley: Elvis on Tour

Back to the Woodlands [Freedom to Spend] by Ernest Hood

A Nurse to My Patience [Blueberry] by FaltyDL

Ging’s self-released song, “We’re Here, My Dear”

Anyway, Life’s Great EP [CMG/Interscope] by Glorilla

The Work [City Slang]: Gold Panda

Clearing [PC Music] Hyd

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Original Score by Ludwig Göransson

Eyelid Movies (Expanded Edition) by Phantogram [Barsuk]

Feorm Falorx [Warp] in plaid

RTJ Cu4tro [Jewel Runners/BMG] in “Run the Jewels”

We’ve Been Approaching This All Wrong (Deluxe Edition) [Jagjaguwar] by Sharon Van Etten

Smut: The Feeling of the Light [Bayonet]

V/A: Billy Joe Shaver tribute Live Forever [New West/Pedernales]

17 November
The Family, Brockhampton [Question Everything/RCA]

18 November
Sweet Evil Sun [Napalm] Candlemass

Almanac Behind [Three Lobed] by Daniel Bachman

Black Girl Magic by Honey Dijon (Classic Music Company)

Because Music: Jeshi: Universal Credit (Deluxe)

I Can’t Sleep [Ruination] by Ian Wayne

Crazy Horse and Neil Young: World Record (Reprise)

Tempus (Pole) [Mute]

The Ruby Cord [Weird World], Richard Dawson

Feed tha Streets III [Atlantic], Roddy Ricch

Profound Mysteries III [Dog Triumph] by Röyksopp

Dischord’s Soulside: A Brief Moment in the Sun

Jazz Impressions of Black Orpheus by the Vince Guaraldi Trio (Deluxe Expanded Edition) [Craft]

And in the Darkness, Hearts Aglow [Sub Pop] by Weyes Blood

25 November
[Math Interactive] Fievel Is Glauque: Flaming Swords

Promethean Pathology [Profound Lore] in Lykonoton

This Is What I Mean by Stormzy [Def Jam/Interscope]

Memoirs of Hi-Tech Jazz: Waajeed [Tresor]

2 December
Sail On Sailor by The Beach Boys, 1972 (Super Deluxe) [Capitol/UMe]

100% Galcher Lustwerk [Ghostly International]

Make Up the Breakdown (Deluxe Remastered) [Sub Pop] by Hot Hot Heat

Harvest (50th Anniversary Edition) by Neil Young

NOFX: Double Album (Chords for Fat Wreck)

To the Moon and Back [Milan]: Ryuichi Sakamoto: A Tribute to Ryuichi Sakamoto

[Domino] White Lung: Premonition

7 December
FearMercury EP (self-released) by Mercury

9 December
Boys & Girls: Alabama Shakes (Deluxe Edition) [ATO]

Snoop, Cube, 40, and $hort are on Mount Westmore [MNRK].

Unity [Grönland] by Nina Hagen

Another Year EP by Taken by Trees [Rough Trade]

(Warner) Permanent.Radiant EP

21 December
Watch out for the monkey, Mike [10k]

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