28 years ago today, Temple Of The Dog (the current lineup of Pearl Jam with Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell fronting) played its first and only full set during its initial run at Seattle Off Ramp Cafe. The fire was cookin’. The band’s only album (reissued in 2016) was our number-one hard-rock LP of that year:
Thom Yorke’s Suspiria (Music For The Luca Guadagnino Film) is just that, 25 new compositions the Radiohead frontman wrote for the Oscar-nominated director’s remake of Dario Argento’s 1977 cult classic. It’s out October 26 on XL and features the London Contemporary Orchestra And Choir as well as Yorke’s son Noah on drums … Bought To Rot is the debut album from Laura Jane Grace & The Devouring Mothers, out November 9 courtesy of our friends at Bloodshot … John Lennon, Grateful Dead, Sparks, Amon Düül II, Funkadelic and War are among the artists paid tribute to on Ty Segall‘s new covers album, Fudge Sandwich (In The Red, October 26) … The Twilight Sad‘s fifth LP, It Won/t Be Like This All The Time, is out via the band’s new Rock Action label on January 18 … Black Velvet, Charles Bradley‘s fourth and final album, is out via Dunham/Daptone on November 9, four days after what would’ve been Bradley’s 70th birthday … Dionysus is the first LP from the legendary Dead Can Dance in six years, and it’s out November 2 on PIAS … Peter Bjorn And John return with their eighth full-length studio album, Darker Days, on October 19 … Number nine, number nine, number nine: On October 26, Saves The Day will release its ninth album, the nine-track 9, via Equal Vision … The hills are alive with Laibach‘s The Sound Of Music (Mute) on November 23 … Jeff Goldblum And The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra will release The Capitol Studios Sessions (Decca) on November 9, featuring guest vocalists Imelda May, Haley Reinhart and Sarah Silverman … On October 26, Domino will issue Julia Holter‘s Aviary … Beg Your Pardon, the third LP from MAGNET fave SAVAK, is out November 9 via Ernest Jenning … Evolution marks album number seven from Disturbed, out October 19 on Reprise … Mercy Union—featuring Jared Hart (Scandals) and Benny Horowitz (Gaslight Anthem)—will release its debut album, The Quarry (Mt. Crushmore), on October 19 … Mick Harvey & Christopher Richard Barker have collaborated on The Fall And Rise Of Edgar Bourchier And The Horrors Of War, out November 9 on Mute … Laura Gibson will release fifth album Goners on October 26 via Barsuk … Meg Baird And Mary Lattimore join forces for Ghost Forests, out November 9 on Three Lobed … Doug Paisley‘s Starter Home is out November 2 via No Quarter … On November 9, Easy Eye Sound will issue Mockingbird, the 14th album from bluegrass legends the Gibson Brothers.
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