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New Music Tuesday



    Earlier today, pop sensation Katy Perry tweeted, "IT'S TIME! TEENAGEDREAM!" in reference to the release of her new record, Teenage Daydream, which came out on Tuesday. 

    On her third studio album, Perry recruited Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo to help with writing and production. The first single, "California Gurls" was released in May and quickly became the summer/wedding anthem of 2010.

    Other notable releases this week include new music from Usher, Eels and Apocalyptica.
    Apocalyptica: 7th Symphony
    Chris August: No Far Away
    Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan: Hawk
    Chk Chk Chk [!!!]: Strange Weather Isn¹t It
    Coin Under Tongue: Reception
    Dead Confederate: Sugar
    Eels: Tomorrow Morning
    Fantasia: Back to Me
    JJ Grey: Georgia Warhorse
    Jesse Harris: Through the Night
    Klaxons: Surfing the Void
    Brad Laner: Natural Selections
    Little Big Town: The Reason Why
    Maximum Balloon (TV on the Radio's Andrew Sitek project): Maximum Balloon
    Mogwai: Special Moves (live)
    Never Shout Never: Harmony
    Katy Perry: Teenage Daydream
    Ra Ra Riot: The Orchard
    The Sword: Warp Riders
    Terrapin Pond: Hello All Stations
    Randy Travis: I¹ll Fly Away
    Jenny Wilson: Hardships!
    Usher: Verses 

    Chris Cantore, SoundDiego's anchor contributor and a longtime fixture on San Diego radio, is on the air weekdays from 3-7 p.m. on 102.1 KPRI. Follow Chris on Twitter @chriscantore or send him a story idea.