Preview: Here are the new albums to expect this April
Every Friday, dozens of new records are released into the wild. Some make big splashes, and others sink almost immediately. For most music consumers, it’s almost too much information, and save for those precious few who spend their hours glued to review sites and release calendars, it’s hard to know what’s coming out when. Thankfully, The A.V. Club is ready to help those struggling souls. Each month, we’ll publish a fairly comprehensive list of what’s coming to record stores and streaming services in upcoming weeks, complete with capsule previews so interested parties can know what to expect.
Michelle Branch, Hopeless Romantic
Michelle Branch emerged in the early 2000s as a preternaturally talented songwriter with an ear for hooks on songs like “Everywhere” and “Breathe.” After detouring into country and largely retreating from the spotlight, she returns with her first full album in …