New releases

Published on October 10th, 2017 | by Gerry Galipault

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New Releases: Feb. 16, 2018

New Releases (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
The Reverend Shawn Amos “The Reverend Shawn Amos Breaks It Down” (producers: Amos, James Saez; new single: “2017”; See here; On Tour) (Put Together Music / AWAL)
Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet “Landfall” (a companion book, titled “Laurie Anderson: All the Things I Lost in the Flood,” will be released on Feb. 6; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; Download) (Nonesuch)
Belle and Sebastian “How To Solve Our Human Problems (Part 3)” (five-song digital EP; Hear here; iTunes), “How To Solve Our Human Problems” (EP trilogy, for a CD and a limited edition vinyl box set; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Matador)
Born Ruffians “Uncle, Duke & The Chief” (first single: “Forget Me”; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Yep Roc)
Brandi Carlile “By the Way, I Forgive You” (producers: Dave Cobb, Shooter Jennings; first single: “The Joke”; Hear here; Autographed Version; Amazon.ca; Amazon UK; Vinyl, with download card; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Low Country Sound / Elektra)
Car Seat Headrest “Twin Fantasy” (re-recorded and re-imagined version of Will Toledo’s 2011 album of the same name; first single: “Nervous Young Inhumans”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; Download) (Matador)
Lee DeWyze “Paranoia” (first single: “The Breakdown”; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (Shanachie)
Escape the Fate “I Am Human” (first single: “Empire”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Eleven Seven Music)
Everything Is Recorded (artist collective formed by producer and XL Recordings co-founder Richard Russell) “Everything Is Recorded by Richard Russell” (guests: Peter Gabriel, Damon Albarn, Green Gartside, Owen Pallett, Sampha, Obongjayar, Kamasi Washington, Giggs, Ibeyi, Wiki, Syd, Rachel Zeffira, Infinite; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; Download) (XL Recordings)
For the Fallen Dreams “Six” (first single: “Stone”; Hear here; See here; Download) (Rise)
I’m With Her (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan) “See You Around” (first single: “See You Around”; Hear here; Amazon.ca; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Rounder)
Neal Morse “Life & Times” (new single: “He Died At Home”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; On Tour) (Radiant / Metal Blade)
Nipsey Hussle “Victory Lap” (new single: “Rap Niggas”; Hear here; See here; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (All Money In No Money Out / Atlantic)
Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto “Glass” (45-minute long improvised live performance, recorded at architect Philip Johnson’s historic Glass House in Connecticut; Hear here; Amazon UK; Download) (Noton)
Ought “Room Inside the World” (producer: Nicolas Vernhes; first single: “These 3 Things”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Merge)
Pianos Become the Teeth “Wait For Love” (producer: Will Yip; first single: “Charisma”; Hear here; See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Epitaph)
The Plot in You (Ohio metalcore band) “Dispose” (producers: frontman Landon Tewers, Drew Fulk; new single: “Not Just Breathing”; Hear here; See here; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Fearless)
Poliça and s t a r g a z e “Music for the Long Emergency” (first single: “How Is This Happening”; Hear here; Read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Totally Gross National Product / Transgressive)
Pop Evil (Michigan hard-rock band) “Pop Evil” (producer: Kato Khandwala; first single: “Waking Lions”; Hear here; Amazon.ca; Amazon UK; Vinyl; iTunes; On Tour) (eOne Music)
Senses Fail “If There Is Light, It Will Find You” (first single: “Double Cross”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Pure Noise)
Shannon & the Clams “Onion” (producer: Dan Auerbach; first single: “The Boy”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Easy Eye Sound / Nonesuch)
Michael W. Smith “A Million Lights” (first single: “A Million Lights”; Hear here; See here; Amazon.ca; Download; eBay; On Tour) (Rocketown / The Fuel Music)
Superchunk “What a Time To Be Alive” (producer: Beau Sorenson; guests: Stephin Merritt, Katie Crutchfield of Waxahatchee, David Bazan, Sabrina Ellis, Skylar Gudasz; first singles: “Break the Glass / Mad World”; Hear here; Read here; Amazon.ca; Amazon UK; Vinyl; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Merge)
The Temperance Movement (British rockers) “A Deeper Cut” (producer: Sam Miller; Hear here; On Tour) (Earache)
Jacob Thomas Jr. (Nashville singer-songwriter) “Electric Sex” (second single: “Running Through My Mind”; Hear here) (Summer Dress Music)
U.S. Girls “In a Poem Unlimited” (first single: “M.A.H.”; Hear here; See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (4AD)
Dita Von Teese (American burlesque dancer-singer) “Dita Von Teese” (music written and composed by Sébastien Tellier; producers: Tellier, Mind Gamers; new single: “Bird of Prey”; Hear here; Download) (Record Makers)
Wild Beasts “Last Night All My Dreams Came True” (recorded live at RAK Studios in London; the U.K. indie-pop quartet says this is its final album; first single: “The Devil’s Palace”; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Domino)
Wiley “Godfather II” (first single: “I Call the Shots,” feat. JME; Hear here; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (CTA)
Marlon Williams (New Zealand singer-songwriter) “Make Way For Love” (producer: Noah Georgeson; first single: “Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore,” feat. Aldous Harding; Hear here; See here; Amazon.ca; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Dead Oceans)

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New Releases (Downloads)

Artist: Title: Label:
Kyle Bielfield “Manhattan” (covers album; first single: “Audition [The Fools Who Dream]”; Hear here) (Sony Music)
Dabrye “Three/Three” (guests: Ghostface Killah, Guilty Simpson, Doom, La Peace, Fatt Father, Quelle Chris, Danny Brown, Nolan the Ninja, etc.; first single: “The Appetite”; Hear here) (Ghostly International)
David Cook “Chromance” (six-song EP; first single: “Gimme Heartbreak”; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (Analog Heart Music)
His Dream of Lions (Fairfax, Va., alt-rock quartet) “Pseudo Star” (five-song EP; first single: “Love Me Like I’m Sick”; See here) (His Dream of Lions)
Imperial State Electric “Anywhere Loud” (recorded live at sold-out shows in Madrid, Stockholm and Tokyo; Hear here; Amazon UK) (Psychout / Sound Pollution)
Walter Martin (of The Walkmen) “Reminisce Bar & Grill” (new single: “I Can Run Now From the Hellhounds But I Can’t Hide”; Hear here; Vinyl; iTunes) (Ile Flottante Music)
Harvey McLaughlin (San Antonio singer-songwriter ) “Tabloid News” (Hear here) (Saustex)
Courtney Patton (Americana/folk artist from Granbury, Texas) “What It’s Like to Fly Alone” (producer: Patton; guests: Dan Tyminski, husband Jason Eady, Jamie Lin Wilson, Lloyd Maines; first single: “Shove”; Hear here; On Tour) (Courtney Patton)
Razorbats (Norwegian rock band) “II” (producer: Kai Christoffersen; new single: “Social Rejects”; Hear here) (Rob Mules Records)
Ride “Tomorrow’s Shore” (four-song EP; producer: Erol Alkan; first single: “Catch You Dreaming”; Hear here; Vinyl; iTunes; On Tour) http://amzn.to/2y8js2I” target=”new”> (Wichita Recordings)
Slaves (Sacramento post-hardcore group) “Beautiful Death” (Hear here) (SBG / The Orchard)

Reissues (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Louis Armstrong “Pops Is Tops: The Verve Studio Albums” (four-CD box set; eBay; Merch) (Verve / UMe)
The Choir “Artifact: The Unreleased Album” (1969 recordings; Hear/read here) (Omnivore Recordings)
The Cranberries “No Need to Argue [Vinyl]” (1994 album; limited-edition purple vinyl; See here; eBay; Merch) (Plain)
Barbara Dane “Hot Jazz, Cool Blues & Hard-Hitting Songs” (two CDs, 38 songs) (Smithsonian Folkways)
Illinois Jacquet “The Jacquet Files, Volume 2 (Big Band Rehearsal 1986)” (15 songs; Download), “The Jacquet Files, Volume 3 (Big Band Live At The Village Vanguard 1987)” (eBay) (Squatty Roo)
Kendrick Lamar “DAMN. (Collector’s Edition) [Vinyl]” (2017 album; clear vinyl) (Aftermath / Interscope)
Sonny Rollins “Way Out West (60th Anniversary Deluxe Edition) [Vinyl]” (1957 album; remastered, with a bonus LP containing alternate versions and previously unreleased tracks from the recording session; eBay) (Craft Recordings / Concord)
Teenage Fanclub “Grand Prix [Vinyl]” (1995 album; 180-gram vinyl; See here; eBay; Merch) (Plain)
Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band “The Best of Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band” (eBay) (Varèse Sarabande)

DVD / Blu-ray

Artist(s)/cast: Title: Studio/label:
Van Morrison “Van Morrison In Concert [DVD]” (filmed during his 2016 show at the BBC Radio Theatre; includes a 60-minute bonus concert “Up on Cyprus Avenue,” recorded on his 70th birthday on the Belfast Avenue Cyprus Hill; See here; Amazon UK) (Eagle Vision)

Next Week: Feb. 23, 2018

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