New stuff

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Beach Day (Hollywood, Fla.-based trio) “Trip Trap Attack” (first single: “Boys”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; MP3) (Kanine)
Beady Eye “BE” (second studio album from Liam Gallagher’s post-Oasis band; producer: Dave Sitek; first single: “Second Bite of the Apple”; Hear here) (Europe – Columbia, June 17)
Bloody Beetroots “Out of Sight [MP3]” (single, featuring Paul McCartney and Youth; Hear here) (Ultra)
Born Cages (NYC-based indie rock quartet) “The Sidelines EP [MP3]” (five songs; producers: Jon Kaplan, Oliver Straus; Hear here) (Razor & Tie)
bree (Nashville rocker) “bree [MP3]” (producer: Justin Cortelyou; first single: “All American Girl”; Hear here) (Werewolf Tunes)
Slaid Cleaves “Still Fighting the War” (producers: Scrappy Jud Newcomb, Lloyd Maines, Mark Hallman; guests: Jimmy LaFave, Eliza Gilkyson, Terri Hendrix, Harmoni Kelley McCarty; Hear here; Read here) (Music Road)
J. Cole “Born Sinner” (producers: Cole, Elite, No I.D., S1; guests: Miguel, TLC, Kendrick Lamar, Amber Coffman, @Fauntleroy; Hear here; Deluxe edition; MP3) (Roc Nation / Columbia)
Crash Kings (L.A. rock band) “Dark of the Daylight [MP3]” (producer: Nick Launay; first single: “Hot Fire”; Hear here) (Custard / Universal Motown)
Deep Purple “Vincent Price [MP3]” (four-song EP; Hear here) (Eagle Rock)
Delbert & Glen (Delbert McClinton and Glen Clark) “Blind, Crippled and Crazy” (their first album together in more than 40 years; producer: Gary Nicholson; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3) (New West)
Donna the Buffalo “Tonight, Tomorrow and Yesterday” (their first album in five years; producers: Donna the Buffalo, Robert Hunter; first single: “I See How You Are”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3) (Sugar Hill)
Empire of the Sun “Ice On the Dune” (first single: “Discovery”; Hear here; See here; MP3) (Astralwerks)
Falling in Reverse “Fashionably Late” (producer: Elvis Baskette; Hear here; See here; Deluxe edition; MP3) (Epitaph)
Bill Frisell “Big Sur” (Hear here; MP3) (Sony Masterworks)
Hanson “Anthem” (producers: Hanson; first single: “Get the Girl Back”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3) (3CG)
Stephen Kellogg “Blunderstone Rookery” (first single: “Crosses”; Hear here; See here; MP3) (Elm City Music)
LoCash Cowboys “LoCash Cowboys” (producer: Jeffrey Steele; Hear here; MP3) (Average Joes Entertainment)
Mac Miller (Pittsburgh rapper) “Watching Movies With the Sounds Off” (producers: Larry Fisherman, Diplo, Flying Lotus, I.D. Labs, Pharrell Williams, SAP; first single: “S.D.S.”; Hear here; Read here; MP3) (Rostrum)
Rick Moranis “My Mother’s Brisket & Other Love Songs” (songs about his Jewish roots and upbringing; Hear here; Read here; MP3) (Warner / Loudmouth Entertainment)
Pacifico (indie-rock collective) “Without Heroes [MP3]” (Hear here; P&P Interview) (pacifirecords)
Primal Scream “More Light” (producer: David Holmes; guests: Robert Plant, Mark Stewart; Hear here; MP3) (1st International)
Radiation City x G_Force “A Different Animal [MP3]” (Hear here) (Tender Loving Empire)
Kelly Rowland “Talk a Good Game” (guests: Beyoncé, Michelle, Wiz Khalifa, Kevin Cossom, Pusha T, The-Dream; first single: “Kisses Down Low”; Hear here; Read here; Deluxe edition; MP3) (Republic)
Sigur Rós “Kveikur” (Hear here; Read/see here; Vinyl; MP3) (XL Recordings)
Spectrals (British duo) “Sob Story [MP3]” (Hear here) (Slumberland)
Stripmall Architecture “Suburban Reverb” (Hear here) (Kilk)
3OH!3 “Omens” (new single: “Back to Life”; Hear here; MP3) (Photo Finish / Atlantic)
Tiësto “Club Life – Vol3 Stockholm [MP3]” (16-song mix album; Hear here; CD) (Musical Freedom)
Tripwires (rock group from Reading, England) “Spacehopper” (first single: “Catherine, I Feel Sick”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3) (Frenchkiss)
Tunng (U.K. experimental folk band) “Turbines” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3) (Full Time Hobby)
Vacation (Cincinnati trio) “Candy Waves” (Hear here; MP3) (Let’s Pretend / Don Giovanni)
Various artists “Monsters University [Film soundtrack]” (original score composed and conducted by Randy Newman; Pixar sequel opens June 21, featuring the voices of Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Kelsey Grammer, Frank Oz, etc.; See here; MP3) (Walt Disney)
Various artists “Woody Guthrie At 100! Live at the Kennedy Center [CD/DVD]” (all-star concert staged last October, featuring Jackson Browne, Rosanne Cash, Judy Collins, Ani DiFranco, Donovan, Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, John Mellencamp, Tom Morello, Old Crow Medicine Show, Lucinda Williams, etc.; MP3) (Legacy Recordings)
Kanye West “Yeezus” (producers: Ackeejuice Rockers, Arca, Daft Punk, Mike Dean, Gesaffelstein, The Heatmakerz, Hudson Mohawke, No ID, RZA, Travis Scott, etc.; guests: Kid Cudi, Chief Keef, Justin Vernon, King L; Hear here; Read here) (Roc-A-Fella / Def Jam)


Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
The Blow Monkeys “Halfway to Heaven: The Best of The Blow Monkeys & Dr. Robert” (three CDs, 49 songs; Read here) (U.K. – Sony, June 17)
Blue Öyster Cult “Blue Öyster Cult” (1972 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Tyranny and Mutation” (1973 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Secret Treaties” (1974 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “On Your Feet or On Your Knees” (1975 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Agents of Fortune” (1976 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Some Enchanted Evening” (1978 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Mirrors” (1979 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Cultösaurus Erectus” (1980 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Fire of Unknown Origin” (1981 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica) (Culture Factory)
The Cramps “A Date With Elvis [Vinyl]” (1986 album; remastered; Hear/read here), “Look Mom No Head! [Vinyl]” (1991 album; remastered; Hear/read here), “Big Beat From Badsville [Vinyl]” (1997 album; remastered; Hear/read here) (U.K. – Big Beat / Ace, June 17)
Death Cab For Cutie “The Barsuk Years [Vinyl]” (Barsuk)
Jackie DeShannon “The Complete Singles Vol. 1 (1960-1963) [MP3]” (26 tracks), “The Complete Singles Vol. 2 (1964-1967) [MP3]” (26 tracks), “The Complete Singles Vol. 3 (1967-1970) [MP3]” (27 tracks) (Capitol)
Patty Duke “Don’t Just Stand There / Patty” (1965, 1966 albums; remastered; 24 tracks), “Sings Songs from Valley of the Dolls/ Sings Folk Songs” (1967, 1968 albums; remastered; 24 tracks) (Real Gone Music)
Paul Evans “Folk Songs of Many Lands / 21 Years in a Tennessee Jail” (1961, 1963 albums; Hear/read here) (U.K. – Ace, June 17)
Dan Greer “Beale Street Soul Man: The Sounds of Memphis Sessions” (22 tracks; Hear/read here) (U.K. – Kent / Ace, June 17)
Hunter Hayes “Hunter Hayes (Encore)” (deluxe edition of 2012 album includes seven new songs and rerecorded tracks; new single: “I Want Crazy”; Hear here) (Warner Music Nashville)
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas “Watchout! [MP3]” (1966 album), “Ridin’ High [MP3]” (1968 album), “Sugar n’ Spice [MP3]” (1969 album), “Black Magic [MP3]” (1972 album) (Motown / UMe)
The Rolling Stones “got LIVE if you want it! [MP3]” (six-song EP from 1965) (ABKCO)
Diana Ross “An Evening With Diana Ross” (1977 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “The Boss” (1979 album; remastered; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica) (Culture Factory)
Diana Ross & The Supremes “The Supremes A Go-Go” (1966 album; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “The Supremes Sing Holland Dozier Holland” (1967 album; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Love Child” (1968 album; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Diana Ross & The Supremes Join The Temptations” (1969 album; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica), “Cream of the Crop” (1969 album; CD Deluxe Vinyl Replica) (Culture Factory)
Various artists “Blank & Jones Present So80s (SoEighties) 8” (three CDs containing 34 original 12-inch club and extended mixes, featuring George Michael, Simple Minds, The Dream Academy, Tears For Fears, Level 42, Bryan Ferry, Cock Robin, etc.; Track list) (U.K. – Sound Colours, June 17)
Various artists “Bluesin’ By the Bayou” (28 songs; Hear/read here) (U.K. – Ace, June 17)
Various artists “LateNightTales: Röyksopp [MP3]” (20 favorite late-night tracks selected by the band; Hear here; Vinyl; CD) (LateNightTales)
Various artists “The London American Label Year By Year – 1964” (28 songs; Hear/read here) (U.K. – Ace, June 17)
Various artists “Romark Records: Kent Harris’ Soul Sides” (25 songs; Hear/read here; MP3) (U.K. – Kent / Ace, June 17)
Paul Young “Remixes and Rarities” (two CDs, 24 songs; Read here) (U.K. – Cherry Pop, June 17)

DVD / Blu-ray

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Jackson Browne “I’ll Do Anything: Live In Concert [DVD]” (2012 concert, with guests Val McCallum, Fritz Lewak, Sara Watkins, Sean Watkins and Tyler Chester; Blu-ray) (Inside Recordings)
Various artists “Glastonbury The Movie: In Flashback [DVD]” (featuring past performances by the Orb, Spiritualized, The Verve, Lemonheads, Porno for Pyros, etc.; See here; Blu-ray) (Mensch Films)
Various artists “Tribute to Ron Asheton: Featuring Iggy & The Stooges + Special Guests [DVD]” (2011 concert for the Stooges’ late co-founder in Ann Arbor, Mich.; See here; Read here) (MVD Visual)

Music books

Subject/ Author(s): Title: Publisher/Due date:
The Beach Boys “The Beach Boys in Concert: The Complete History of America’s Band On Tour and Onstage [Hardcover]” (authors: Ian Rusten, Jon Stebbins) (Backbeat Books)
John Coltrane “Beyond A Love Supreme: John Coltrane and the Legacy of an Album [Paperback]” (author: Tony Whyton) (Oxford University Press)
Questlove (of The Roots) “Mo’ Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove [Hardcover]” (authors: Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson with Ben Greenman) (Grand Central Publishing)

Next week: June 25