DIM’s Most Anticipated Albums of 2011 {2}

For my totally cliché Most Anticipated Albums list, I picked the 25 most important or enticing releases to watch out for in 2011. Have fun!

MillionYoung: Replicants
Release date: Jan. 11 [Old Flame]

The Smith Westerns: Dye It Blonde
Release date: Jan. 18 [Fat Possum]

Tennis: Cape Dory
Release date: Jan. 18 [Fat Possum]

The Decemberists: The King Is Dead
Release date: Jan. 18 [Capitol]

Iron and Wine: Kiss Each Other Clean
Release date: Jan. 25 [Sub Pop]

Destroyer: Kaputt
Release date: Jan. 25 [Merge]

The Go! Team: Rolling Blackouts
Release date: Jan. 31 [Memphis Industries]

Hercules & Love Affair: Blue Songs
Release date: Jan. 31 [Moshi Moshi]

James Blake: James Blake
Release date: Feb. 7 [Atlas/Universal]

Cut Copy: Zonoscope
Release date: Feb. 8 [Modular]

Mogwai: Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will
Release date: Feb. 15 [Sub Pop]

Drive-By Truckers: Go-Go Boots
Release date: Feb. 15 [ATO]

Toro Y Moi: Underneath The Pine
Release date: Feb. 22 [Carpark]

Dr. Dre: Detox
Release date: February 2011 [Aftermath]

Pains of Being Pure of Heart: Belong
Release date: March 2011 [Slumberland]

The Strokes: Title TBA
Release date: Spring 2011 [RCA]

Radiohead: Title TBA
Release date: TBA [Label TBA?]

The Avalanches: Title TBA
Release date: TBA [Modular]

Santigold: Title TBA
Release date: TBA [Downtown]

Death Cab For Cutie: Title TBA
Release date: TBA [Atlantic]

My Morning Jacket: Title TBA
Release date: TBA [ATO]

M83: Title TBA
Release date: TBA [Mute]

Panda Bear: Tomboy
Release date: TBA [Paw Tracks]

Battles: Title TBA
Release date: TBA [Warp]

Kanye West & Jay-Z: Watch The Throne
Release date: TBA [Label TBA]

2 Comments

  1. Kris Lowes
    Jan 10, 2011 @ 10:28:05

    No Neon Indian?

    Reply

    • Dan M.
      Jan 11, 2011 @ 10:03:00

      Heard that Alan Palomo was recording new material in Iceland (sure, why not?) but couldn’t find anything on Teh Internetz in regard to a new LP release date. Definitely anticipating new stuff from Neon Indian—and VEGA, too.

      Reply

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