FEB. 19, 2013

Artist:Title:Label/Due date:
Anders & Kendall (indie-rock duo)“Wild Chorus [MP3]” (producer: Scott Minor; Hear here)(Nine Mile, Feb. 19, 2013)
Apparat (aka Sascha Ring)“Krieg und Frieden (Music for Theatre) [MP3]” (music based on Sebastian Hartmann’s theatre production of Tolstoy’ “War & Peace”; Hear here)(Mute, Feb. 19, 2013)
Art Department (dance-music duo)“Social Experiment 003” (72-minute mix compilation of electronic artists; Hear here)(No.19 Music, Feb. 19, 2013)
Atlas Genius (Australian group)“When It Was Now” (producer: Atlas Genius; first single: “Trojans”; Hear here; MP3)(Warner, Feb. 19, 2013)
Big Wreck“Albatross” (their first album since 2001, released in Canada in March 2012; producer: frontman Ian Thornley; Hear here; Read here; MP3)(Anthem/Rounder, Feb. 19, 2013)
Black Twig Pickers (Appalachian old-time band)“Rough Carpenters” (Hear here;Vinyl)(Thrill Jockey, Feb. 19, 2013)
Kris Brownlee (saxophonist)“Sincerely Yours” (producer: Michael Broening; Hear here; MP3)(Megawave, Feb. 19, 2013)
Buckcherry“Confessions” (first single: “Gluttony”; Hear here; Read here; Deluxe edition)(Century Media, Feb. 19, 2013)
Mariah Carey“Almost Home [MP3]” (first single from the Disney movie “Oz the Great and Powerful”)(Island, Feb. 19, 2013)
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds“Push the Sky Away” (producer: Nick Launay; Hear here; Deluxe edition; Vinyl)(Bad Seed Ltd., Feb. 19, 2013)
Churchwood“Churchwood 2” (Hear here; MP3)(Saustex, Feb. 19, 2013)
Country Mice (Brooklyn indie rock band)“Hour of the Wolf [MP3]” (Hear here)(Lotion, Feb. 19, 2013)
Samantha Crain“Kid Face” (producer: John Vanderslice; first single: “Never Going Back”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(Ramseur, Feb. 19, 2013)
Darwin Deez“Songs For Imaginative People” (first single: “Free [The Editorial Me]”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; MP3)(Lucky Number, Feb. 19, 2013)
Kevin Eubanks“The Messenger” (Hear here; MP3)(Mack Avenue, Feb. 19, 2013)
Fatboy Slim“Big Beach Bootique 5 [CD/DVD]” (released in the U.K. in 2012; See here; Track list)(The End, Feb. 19, 2013)
Robben Ford“Bringing It Back Home” (Hear Track list)(MRI Associated, Feb. 19, 2013)
Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside“Untamed Beasts” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(Partisan, Feb. 19, 2013)
Glee Cast“Anything Could Happen [MP3],” “Getting Married Today [MP3],” “Just Can’t Get Enough [MP3],” “We’ve Got Tonite [MP3],” “You’re All I Need to Get By [MP3]”(Columbia, Feb. 19, 2013)
The Howling Hex“The Best of The Howling Hex” (a new album, not a greatest hits, with a bonus hidden track; Hear here; Vinyl)(Carrot Top, Feb. 19, 2013)
Iceage (punk rock band from Copenhagen)“You’re Nothing” (Hear here;Vinyl)(Matador, Feb. 19, 2013)
inc.“No World” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(4AD, Feb. 19, 2013)
Leech (solo project of producer-musician Brian Foote)“Tusks [MP3]” (four songs; Hear here)(100% Silk, Feb. 19, 2013)
Jamie Lidell“Jamie Lidell” (first single: “What a Shame”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; MP3)(Warp, Feb. 19, 2013)
Bobby Long (U.K.-born, NYC-based singer)“Wishbone” (producer: Ted Hutt; first single: “In Your Way”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(ATO, Feb. 19, 2013)
Lotus“Build” (first single: “Massif”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(SCI Fidelity, Feb. 19, 2013)
Lusine (Seattle-based producer Jeff McIlwain)“The Waiting Room” (includes a cover of Electronic’s “Get the Message”; Hear/read here; Vinyl; MP3)(Ghostly International, Feb. 19, 2013)
Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet“In a World of Mallets” (Marsalis is the son of pianist and music educator Ellis Marsalis and the youngest sibling of musicians Wynton, Branford and Delfeayo; Hear here; MP3)(Basin Street, Feb. 19, 2013)
Dawn McCarthy & Bonnie “Prince” Billy“What the Brothers Sang” (Read here; Vinyl; MP3)(Drag City, Feb. 19, 2013)
Puscifer“Donkey Punch the Night” (eight-song EP, including covers of “Bohemian Rhapsody” and “Balls to the Wall”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(Puscifer Entertainment, Feb. 19, 2013)
R5 (sibling pop-rock band led by Ross Lynch, star of Disney Channel’s “Austin & Ally”)“Loud EP [MP3]” (four songs; producers: Emanuel “Eman” Kiriakou, Evan “Kidd” Bogart; first single: “Loud”; Hear here)(Hollywood, Feb. 19, 2013)
Bobby Rush“Down in Louisiana” (Hear here; Read here)(Deep Rush/Thirty Tigers, Feb. 19, 2013)
Sin Fang“Flowers” (producer: Alex Somers; first single: “Young Boys”; Hear here; See here;Vinyl; MP3)(Morr Music, Feb. 19, 2013)
The Slide Brothers (sacred steel band)“Robert Randolph Presents: The Slide Brothers” (guest: Shemekia Copeland; Hear here; MP3)(Concord, Feb. 19, 2013)
Swingin’ Utters“Poorly Formed” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(Fat Wreck Chords, Feb. 19, 2013)
Robin Trower“Roots and Branches” (a tribute to his early influences; Hear here; MP3)(V-12, Feb. 19, 2013)
Useless Eaters“Hypertension [MP3]” (first single: “Black Night Ultraviolet”; Hear here)(Jeffery Drag, Feb. 19, 2013)
Various artists“Son of Rogues Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs & Chanteys” (two CDs, 36 songs; producer: Hal Willner; executive producers: Johnny Depp, Gore Verbinski; featuring tracks by Tom Waits, Keith Richards, Iggy Pop, Nick Cave, Patti Smith, Todd Rundgren, Sean Lennon, etc.; Read here; MP3)(ANTI-/Epitaph, Feb. 19, 2013)
The View“Cheeky for a Reason” (released in the indie rock group’s native U.K. in July 2012; producer: Mike Crossey; Hear here; MP3)(429, Feb. 19, 2013)
Kurt von Stetten (indie rock revisionist)“Androlafi [MP3]” (Hear here)(Static Motor Recordings, Feb. 19, 2013)



Artist:Title:Label/Due date:
Herb Alpert“Fandango” (1982 album; remastered; Read here; MP3)(Shout! Factory, Feb. 19, 2013)
Shirley Bassey“And I Love You So [MP3]” (1972 album)(EMI, Feb. 19, 2013)
The Brilliant Corners“Heart On Your Sleeve: A Decade in Pop 1983-1993” (two CDs, 48 tracks; Read here)(U.K. – Cherry Red, Feb. 18, 2013)
Julian Cope“Fried [MP3]” (1984 album)(Mercury/UMe, Feb. 19, 2013)
Johnny Crawford“The Complete Hits of Johnny Crawford” (26 songs)(Hit Parade, Feb. 19, 2013)
Martha Davis (of The Motels)“Policy” (1987 album; remastered)(Culture Factory, Feb. 19, 2013)
Dave Edmunds“Subtle As a Flying Mallet” (1975 album; remastered, with eight bonus tracks; Read here)(U.K. – RPM, Feb. 18, 2013)
Everclear“The Best of Everclear [MP3]” (10 tracks)(Capitol, Feb. 19, 2013)
Marianne Faithfull“Broken English: Deluxe Edition [MP3]” (1979 album; remastered, with 13 bonus tracks; Track list)(Island/UMe, Feb. 19, 2012)
Fine Young Cannibals“Fine Young Cannibals: Deluxe Edition” (1985 album; remastered, with three bonus B-sides and a second CD of remixes), “The Raw & The Cooked: Deluxe Edition” (1988 album; remastered, with five bonus tracks and a second CD of remixes; Read here)(U.K. – Edsel, Feb. 18, 2013)
Five Star“The Remix Anthology: The Remixes 1984-1991” (two CDs, 26 tracks; Track list)(U.K. – Cherry Pop, Feb. 18, 2013)
Fleetwood Mac“Fleetwood Mac” (1975 album; remastered)(Rhino Flashback, Feb. 19, 2013)
The 4 Seasons“Folk-Nanny [MP3]” (1964 album), “Born to Wander [MP3]” (1964 album), “The 4 Seasons Entertain You [MP3]” (1965 album), “On Stage With The 4 Seasons [MP3]” (1965 album), “The Genuine Imitation Life Gazette [MP3]” (1969 album), “Half & Half [MP3]” (1970 album), “Helicon [MP3]” (1977 album)(Rhino, Feb. 19, 2013)
Jerry Garcia Band“Garcia Live Volume One: March 1st, 1980, Capitol Theatre” (three CDs, recorded in Passaic, N.J.; MP3)(ATO, Feb. 19, 2013)
Gwen Guthrie“Good to Go Lover: Expaned Edition” (1986 album; remastered, with four bonus tracks; Hear here; Read here)(Soulmusic.com, Feb. 19, 2013)
Screamin’ Jay Hawkins“Best Of The Bizarre Sessions: 1990-1994” (18 tracks; MP3)(Manifesto, Feb. 19, 2013)
Willie Hutch“The Very Best of Willie Hutch [MP3]” (1998 compilation; 14 tracks)(Motown/UMe, Feb. 19, 2013)
Etta James“Etta Is Betta Than Evvah!” (1976 album; remastered, with 10 tracks; Hear/read here)(U.K. – Kent/Ace, Feb. 18, 2013)
The Jealous Sound“A Gentle Reminder: Deluxe Edition” (2012 album, with four bonus tracks, including a new song; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(Rise, Feb. 19, 2013)
Little Feat“The Last Record Album [MP3]” (1975 album)(Rhino/Warner, Feb. 19, 2013)
Molly Hatchet“Live at Rockpalast 1996” (DVD; MP3)(Made in Germany Music, Feb. 19, 2013)
Motörhead“Catch Scratch Fewer” (live recordings)(IMV/Blueline, Feb. 19, 2013)
T.G. Sheppard“T.G. [MP3]” (1978 album), “3/4 Lonely [MP3]” (1979 album), “Smooth Sailin’ [MP3]” (1980 album), “I Love ‘Em All [MP3]” (1981 album), “Finally! [MP3]” (1982 album)(Rhino/Warner, Feb. 19, 2013)
Dave Stewart & The Spiritual Cowboys“Honest [MP3]” (1991 album)(RCA, Feb. 19, 2013)
Leon Thomas“The Creator 1969-1973: The Best of the Flying Dutchman Masters” (15 tracks; Hear/read here; MP3)(U.K. – Ace, Feb. 18, 2013)
Various artists“Change the Beat: The Celluloid Records Story 1980-1987” (two CDs, 30 songs; Read here; Vinyl; MP3)(Strut, Feb. 19, 2013)
Various artists“Complete Pop Instrumental Hits of the Sixties, Vol. 3 – 1962” (three CDs, 92 tracks)(Complete 60s, Feb. 19, 2013)
Various artists“Disco Love Vol. 3: More Rare Disco & Soul Uncovered!” (two CDs; compiled by Al Kent; Vinyl; MP3)(BBE, Feb. 19, 2013)
Various artists“These Men In Love: 25 Male Group Northern Soul Rarities” (Read here)(Crystal Soul/MVD, Feb. 19, 2013)
Bob Welch“Three Hearts” (1979 album; remastered)(Culture Factory, Feb. 19, 2013)
ZZ Top“Deguello” (1979 album; remastered)(Rhino Flashback, Feb. 19, 2013)