New releases

Published on December 27th, 2011 | by Gerry Galipault


Dec. 27, 2011

New stuff

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Trent Reznor / Atticus Ross “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo [Film soundtrack]” (includes Reznor and Yeah Yeah Yeah member Karen O’s cover of “Immigrant Song”; movie opened Dec. 21; Hear/read here; See here; MP3 Download) (The Null Corporation, Dec. 27, 2011)
Twiggy “Romantically Yours” (the British modeling icon’s first album in 12 years; all covers, from James Brown to Sade; guests: Bryan Adams, Richard Marx, Twiggy’s daughter Carly Lawson; See here; Read here) (U.K. – EMI, Dec. 26, 2011)


Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Buckinghams, The “Time & Charges/Portraits” (1967 albums; remastered) (U.K. – T-Bird, Dec. 26, 2011)
Byrds, The “Setlist: The Very Best of The Byrds Live” (MP3 Download) (Columbia/Legacy, Dec. 27, 2011)
Byron Cage “Setlist: The Very Best of Byron Cage Live” (MP3 Download) (Verity/Legacy, Dec. 27, 2011)
Kurt Carr & The Kurt Carr Singers “Setlist: The Very Best of Kurt Carr & The Kurt Carr Singers Live” (MP3 Download) (Verity/Legacy, Dec. 27, 2011)
Cure, The “The Cure: Classic Album Selection (1979-1984) [Box set]” (5 CDs, feat. “Three Imaginary Boys,” “Seventeen Seconds,” “Faith,” “Pornography,” “The Top”) (U.K. – Universal, Dec. 26, 2011)
Dan Fogelberg “Twin Sons of Different Mothers/Phoenix” (2 CDs; 1978 and 1979 albums; remastered) (U.K. – BGO, Dec. 26, 2011)
Kirk Franklin “Setlist: The Very Best of Kirk Franklin Live” (MP3 Download) (Verity/Legacy, Dec. 27, 2011)
Harpers Bizarre “Feelin’ Groovy: Deluxe Expanded Mono Edition” (1967 album; remastered, with bonus tracks) (U.K. – Now Sounds/Cherry Red, Dec. 26, 2011)
Isaac Hayes “New Horizon: Expanded Edition” (1977 album; remastered, with three bonus tracks) (U.K. – BBR, Dec. 26, 2011)
Kinks, The “The Kinks in Mono [Box set]” (10 CDs, featuring seven albums and six EPs from 1964-1969, with 32-page booklet; Read here) (U.K. – Sanctuary, Dec. 26, 2011)
Beverley Knight “Voice: The Best of Beverley Knight [MP3 Download]” (15 songs) (Parlophone/EMI, Dec. 27, 2011)
Loverboy “Setlist: The Very Best of Loverboy Live” (14 tracks; MP3 Download) (Columbia/Legacy, Dec. 27, 2011)
Donnie McClurkin “Setlist: The Very Best of Donnie McClurkin Live” (MP3 Download) (Verity/Legacy, Dec. 27, 2011)
Elvis Presley “The Complete Louisiana Hayride Archives 1954-1956” (29 tracks; Read here; MP3 Download) (Memphis Recording Service/JAT Productions, Dec. 27, 2011)
Percy Sledge “The Atlantic Recordings [Box set]” (4 CDs, 104 tracks, with 60-page book; Read here) (Rhino Handmade, Dec. 27, 2011)
Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes “I Don’t Want to Go Home/This Time It’s for Real” (1976 and 1977 albums on one CD; remastered) (U.K. – T-Bird, Dec. 26, 2011)
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call Music! 80” (2 CDs) (U.K. – EMI, Dec. 26, 2011)
Wham! “The Final: 25th Anniversary Edition” (1986 compilation; DVD contains 13 music videos; Read here; CD/DVD) (U.K. – Epic, Dec. 26, 2011)
Johnny Winter “Second Winter [180 Gram Audiophile Vinyl]” (1969 album; remastered) (Friday Music, Dec. 27, 2011)
Johnny Winter “Setlist: The Very Best of Johnny Winter Live” (MP3 Download) (Columbia/Legacy, Dec. 27, 2011)


Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Various artists “Sid & Nancy: Collector’s Edition [Blu-ray]” (1986 film) (MGM, Dec. 27, 2011)

Music Books

Subject/ Author(s): Title: Publisher/Due date:
Alan Lomax “Alan Lomax: The Man Who Recorded the World [Paperback]” (author: John Szwed; Hardcover; Kindle) (Penguin, Dec. 27, 2011)
Ivan March, Edward Greenfield, Robert Layton, Paul Czajkowski “The Penguin Guide to the 1000 Finest Classical Recordings: The Must-Have CDs and DVDs [Paperback]” (Kindle) (Penguin, Dec. 27, 2011)

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