An indie supergroup, a Britpop superstar, a gap-toothed slacker, 90s alt-rock veterans and a Le Cordon Bleu-trained saucier are among the artists releasing albums we're excited about in April.
10 SZA, Z [April 8]
09 Kelis, Food [April 29]
08 EELS, The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett [April 22]
07 EMA, The Future's Void [April 8]
06 Cloud Nothings, Here and Nowhere Else [April 1]
05 Mac DeMarco, Salad Days [April 1]
04 The Afghan Whigs, Do to the Beast [April 14]
03 Lefse Records, The Space Project [April 19]
02 Damon Albarn, Everyday Robots [April 29]
01 Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks, Enter The Slasher House [April 8]
Honorable Mentions: Pure X's Angel [April 1], SOHN's Tremors [April 8], Ramona Lisa's Arcadia [April 14], Thee Oh Sees' Drop [April 19], LCD Soundsystem's The Long Goodbye: LCD Soundsystem Live At Madison Square Garden [April 19], Fear of Men, Loom [April 22], The Pains of Being Pure at Heart's The Days of Abandon [April 22] and Wye Oak's Shriek [April 29].