New stuff

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Kate Armiger “Fall Into Me” (producer: Chad Carlson; Hear here) (Cold River, Jan. 15, 2013)
A$AP Rocky “Long.Live.A$AP” (new single: “Goldie”; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; MP3) (A$AP Worldwide/Polo Grounds Music/RCA, Jan. 15, 2013)
Jeff Black “B-Sides and Confessions Volume Two” (Nashville singer-songwriter’s first album since 2005; producer: Black; Hear here; MP3) (Lotos Nile Music, Jan. 15, 2013)
Jason Castro (finalist on season 7 of “American Idol”) “Only a Mountain” (Hear here; MP3) (Word, Jan. 15, 2013)
Mimi Fox “Standards, Old & New” (Hear here) (Origin, Jan. 15, 2013)
Free Energy (Philly rock band) “Lovesign” (producer: John Agnello; new single: “Dance All Night”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3) (Free People, Jan. 15, 2013)
Kidz Bop Kids “Kidz Bop 23” (MP3) (Razor & Tie, Jan. 15, 2013)
Sean Lennon “Alter Egos [Film soundtrack]” (20-song score for movie about super-heroes, starring Lennon and Danny Masterson; guest: Miho Hatori; See here; Vinyl; MP3) (Chimera Music/Carrot Top, Jan. 15, 2013)
Patti LuPone “Far Away Places: Live at 54 BELOW” (Broadway, Jan. 15, 2013)
Teena Marie “Beautiful” (the R&B singer’s final album, recorded before her death on Dec. 26, 2010; Hear here; MP3) (Universal, Jan. 15, 2013)
Ziggy Marley “Ziggy Marley in Concert” (Hear here; MP3) (Tuff Gong, Jan. 15, 2013)
Erin McKeown “Manifestra” (funded by fans via PledgeMusic; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3) (TVP, Jan. 15, 2013)
Christopher Owens (former Girls frontman) “Lysandre” (producer: Doug Boehm; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; MP3) (Fat Possum, Jan. 15, 2013)
Pantha du Prince & The Bell Laboratory “Elements of Light” (Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; MP3) (Rough Trade, Jan. 15, 2013)
Dawn Richard (former Danity Kane member) “GoldenHeart” (Hear here; CD) (Our Dawn Entertainment, Jan. 15, 2013)
The Tenors (Canadian vocal group) “Lead With Your Heart” (producer: David Foster; guests: Chris Botti, Natalie Grant; Hear here; MP3) (Verve, Jan. 15, 2013)
2Cellos “In2ition” (producer: Bob Ezrin; guests: Elton John, Steve Vai, Naya Rivera of “Glee,” Lang Lang, Zucchero, Sky Ferriera; Hear here; MP3) (Sony Classical, Jan. 15, 2013)
Various artists “Backbeat the Musical [Original cast recording]” (MP3) (Rhino, Jan. 15, 2013)
Various artists “The Hymns Collective: Session 1 [MP3]” (12 songs) (Integrity/Columbia, Jan. 15, 2013)
Various artists “West of Memphis: Voices For Justice” (music and songs inspired by the new Sony Pictures Classics documentary film, “West of Memphis,” feat. Eddie Vedder, Natalie Maines, Patti Smith, Lucinda Williams, etc.; Hear here; MP3) (Legacy, Jan. 15, 2013)
Jessie Ware (Mercury Prize-nominated English singer-songwriter) “If You’re Never Gonna Move [MP3]” (five-song EP; Hear here) (Cherrytree/Interscope, Jan. 15, 2013)
What Would Iggy Do? (punk trio) “Bloody Good Time [MP3]” (six-song EP; Hear here) (DOM Music Library, Jan. 15, 2013)
Yo La Tengo “Fade” (producer: John McEntire; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; MP3) (Matador, Jan. 15, 2013)

Reissues

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
The B-52’s “Cosmic Thing [Vinyl]” (1989 album; remastered) (Mobile Fidelity, Jan. 15, 2013)
Les Brown and His Band of Renown “Sentimental Journey” (27 tracks) (Sounds of Yesteryear, Jan. 15, 2013)
Angela Clemmons “Angela Clemmons: Expanded Edition” (1982 album; remastered, with two bonus tracks), “This Is Love: Expanded Edition” (1987 album; remastered, with two bonus tracks) (Funkytowngrooves US, Jan. 15, 2013)
John Ford Coley “The Very Best of John Ford Coley” (Evosound, Jan. 15, 2013)
André Cymone “AC: Expanded Edition” (1984 album; remastered, with a second CD of 23 bonus tracks) (Funkytowngrooves US, Jan. 15, 2013)
Miles Davis “Round About Midnight [Hybrid SACD]” (1957 album; remastered), “In a Silent Way [Hybrid SACD]” (1969 album; remastered) (Mobile Fidelity, Jan. 15, 2013)
Bob Dylan “Blood on the Tracks [Hybrid SACD]” (1975 album; remastered) (Mobile Fidelity, Jan. 15, 2013)
Jermaine Jackson “Dynamite: Expanded Edition” (1984 album; remastered, with five bonus tracks) (Funkytowngrooves US, Jan. 15, 2013)
Ronnie Lane Band “Live At Rockpalast 1980” (DVD) (Made in Germany Music, Jan. 15, 2013)
The Lemonheads “The Collection: Being Around” (20 songs) (U.K. – Rhino/Warner, Jan. 14, 2013)
Linkin Park “Studio Collection [MP3]” (six albums) (Warner, Jan. 15, 2013)
Johnny Mathis “A Special Part of Me: Expanded Edition” (1984 album; remastered, with two bonus tracks) (Funkytowngrooves US, Jan. 15, 2013)
The McCrarys “Loving Is Living/On the Other Side: Expanded Edition” (1978, 1979 albums on one CD; remastered, with one bonus track) (Funkytowngrooves US, Jan. 15, 2013)
Eddie Money “Eddie Money” (1977 album; remastered), “Life for the Taking” (1978 album; remastered), “Playing For Keeps” (1980 album; remastered), “No Control” (1982 album; remastered; Read here) (U.K. – Rock Candy, Jan. 14, 2013)
Pretenders “Learning to Crawl [Hybrid SACD]” (1983 album; remastered) (Mobile Fidelity, Jan. 15, 2013)
Procol Harum “A Salty Dog [MP3]” (1969 album) (A&M/UMe, Jan. 15, 2013)
The Rascals “Time Peace: The Rascals’ Greatest Hits [180 Gram Audiophile Vinyl]” (1968 album; remastered) (Friday Music, Jan. 15, 2013)
Boz Scaggs “Some Change [180 Gram Audiophile Vinyl]” (1994 album; remastered) (Friday Music, Jan. 15, 2013)
Shakatak “Greatest Hits” (Dreamcatcher / Secret, Jan. 15, 2013)
Small Faces “Ogdens’ Nut Gone Flake” (1968 album; remastered; two CDs; See here) (Snapper Music, Jan. 15, 2013)
Talk Talk “Natural History: 1982-1988” (1990 compilation), “Natural Order: 1982-1991” (new rarities compilation; Read here) (U.K. – EMI, Jan. 14, 2013)
Joe Tex “Come In This House: The 1955-1962 Recordings” (U.K. – Soul Jam, Jan. 14, 2013)
Benny Tones “Chrysalis Remixes [MP3]” (30 tracks; Hear here) (BBE, Jan. 15, 2013)
Various artists “The Influences Behind The Who” (U.K. – Hoodoo, Jan. 14, 2013)
Various artists “Lost Country Hits of the 60s [MP3]” (20 tracks), “Lost Country Hits of the 70s [MP3]” (20 tracks), “Lost Country Hits of the 80s [MP3]” (20 tracks) (Capitol Nashville, Jan. 15, 2013)
Various artists “This Is ’80s New Wave” (two CDs, 32 songs; Track list) (Cleopatra, Jan. 15, 2013)

DVD / Blu-ray

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Frank Sinatra, Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons “Guys & Dolls [DVD]” (1955 musical film; See here; Blu-ray) (Warner, Jan. 15, 2013)
Carpenters “Live Rarities [DVD]” (MVD Visual, Jan. 15, 2013)
Al Green “Let’s Stay Together: The Broadcast Archives [DVD]” (IMV/Blueline, Jan. 15, 2013)
The Jackson 5 “The Jackson 5ive: The Complete Animated Series [DVD]” (two discs, 23-episodes; Rankin-Bass series ran from 1971-73; Blu-ray) Read here) (Classic Media, Jan. 15, 2013)
Willie Nelson “Live in Concert [DVD]” (IMV Blueline, Jan. 15, 2013)
Michael Schenker “Temple of Rock: Live In Europe [DVD]” (recorded in Tilburg, The Netherlands, in May 2012, plus songs performed at London’s 2011 High Voltage Festival.; See here; Blu-ray; Box set) (Inakustik, Jan. 15, 2013)
10cc “10cc in Concert [DVD]” (Wienerworld/MVD Visual, Jan. 15, 2013)
Them “Mystic Eyes / Live 1965 [DVD]” (IMV Blueline, Jan. 15, 2013)

Music books

Subject/ Author(s): Title: Publisher/Due date:
Adams Media “Love Stinks: Words of Redemption (and Rage) for Break-Ups, Rejections, and Broken Hearts [Paperback]” (Adams Media, Jan. 18, 2013)
One Direction “Up All Night [Paperback]” (piano, vocal and guitar sheet music) (Hal Leonard, Jan. 15, 2013)

Next week: Jan. 22

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