Here's a rundown of what's available online and in record stores this week. Click each album title to read Spin's review:
Does it Offend You, Yeah?, You Have No Idea What You Are Getting Yourself Into: Disco-punk copycats do their Homework, make Discovery.
M83, Saturdays = Youth: Andie and Duckie get lost on a Gallic new-age vacation.
Plus, here's a list of albums released today that are reviewed in Spin's May issue. Pick up a copy when it hits newsstands later this week for a full record review.
The Brian Jonestown Massacre, My Bloody Underground: Batty Bay Area bay boy still keeping on his mean side.
Buckshot & 9th Wonder, The Formula: Seasoned Brooklyn gunclapper finally eases back on the trigger.
The Constantines, Kensington Heights: Canadian indie rock contenders timidly cut their Summerteeth.
Frightened Rabbit, The Midnight Organ Fight: Cutting against the Glasgow grain, one second at a time.
The Gossip,Live in Liverpool: Despite Brits' adoration, punky belter could use a band boost.
The Kooks, Konk: NME heartthrobs still in search of their "woo-hoo" moment.
Phantom Planet, Raise the Dead: Hollywood hunks resurface after The OC, get the bends.