New Albums From the Verve, Slipknot, Matthew Sweet, and More

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The Verve's Richard Ashcroft / Photo by Mark C. Austin
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Here's a rundown of what's available online and in record stores this week. Check out SPIN's full review below, plus a stream of a song from each new album.

  • The Verve, Forth
    If the drugs don't work, why are we still high?(READ REVIEW)
    Listen to "Noise Epic"

  • Delta Spirit, Ode to Sunshine
    Rookies rumble and stomp like sweaty barnstorming aces.(READ REVIEW)
    Listen to "Trash Can"
  • Slipknot, All Hope Is Gone
    Metal's not-so-merry men expand their antisocial growl.(READ REVIEW)
  • Matthew Sweet, Sunshine Lies
    Still putting the guitar-centric power into pop that's marginally popular. (READ REVIEW)
    Listen to "Byrdgirl"

PLUS: Last Week's Best New Albums

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  • 3 J Dilla — Give Em What They Want " 02:45
  • 4 Low Leaf — Set Me Free " 02:13
  • 5 Doe Paoro — Nobody " 03:05
  • 6 Chromeo with Ezra Koenig — Ezra's Interlude " 01:55
  • 7 Soundgarden — Black Hole Sun (Demo) " 05:54

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