New releases

Published on June 26th, 2012 | by Gerry Galipault

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June 26, 2012

New stuff

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Casey Abrams (“American Idol” season 10 finalist) “Casey Abrams” (producers: Martin Terefe, Rune Westberg, Steve Jordan; first singles: “Get Out” and “Simple Life”; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Concord, June 26, 2012)
Alexander & The Grapes (Tampa Bay-area indie rock group) “Hemispheres” (producer: Jeremy Mendicino; Hear here; MP3 Download) (New Granada, June 26, 2012)
Beachwood Sparks “The Tarnished Gold” (alt-country group’s first album in 11 years; producer: Thom Monahan; Hear here; Read here; MP3 Download) (Sub Pop, June 26, 2012)
Blues Traveler “Suzie Cracks the Whip” (producer: Sam Hollander; Hear here; MP3 Download) (429, June 26, 2012)
Chris Cagle “Back in the Saddle” (Hear here; MP3 Download) (Bigger Picture Music Group, June 26, 2012)
Corey Chisel and the Wandering Sons “Old Believers” (producer: Brendan Benson; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Readymade, June 26, 2012)
Petula Clark “Petula [MP3 Download]” (13-song French album; Hear here) (Vogue, June 26, 2012)
Cheryl (Girls Aloud member Cheryl Cole) “A Million Lights” (producers: Alex da Kid, Calvin Harris, will.i.am, Pantha, Agent X, HyGrade, Dada Life, Kid Gloves, Jim Beanz, Taio Cruz, etc.; first single: “Call My Name”; Hear here) (U.K. – Fascination/Universal, June 25, 2012)
Chief Commando & The General “Against All Odds [MP3 Download]” (producer: Jerrell Love, aka Chief Commando; first single: “Against All Oddz”; Hear here) (Keep It 500/Table, June 26, 2012)
Elizabeth Cook “Gospel Plow” (seven-song EP; Hear here; Read here; MP3 Download) (Thirty One Tigers, June 26, 2012)
deadmau5 “The Veldt EP [MP3 Download]” (four songs; guests: Cypress Hill, Chris James; Hear here; See here) (Ultra Music, June 25, 2012)
Dewveall (East Nashville husband-and-wife duo) “Word [MP3 Download]” (Hear here) (Dewveall, June 26, 2012)
DIIV “Oshin” (first single: “How Long Have You Known?”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Captured Tracks, June 26, 2012)
Jerry Douglas “Traveler” (producer: Russ Titelman; guests: Eric Clapton, Dr. John, Keb’ Mo’; Hear here; MP3 Download) (eOne Music, June 26, 2012)
Eastern Sea, The “Plague [MP3 Download]” (Hear here) (WhiteLabBlackLab, June 26, 2012)
Ebone East “The King of Terror [MP3 Download]” (producers: Ferdinand Sanchez, Gerald Brown; guests: The Groove Master; first single: “Crying”; Hear here) (Table, June 26, 2012)
Echo Lake (drummer Peter Hayes died on June 21) “Wild Peace” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Slumberland, June 26, 2012)
Jared Evan “The 4th Chapter” (first single: “In Love With You”; Hear here) (Jared Evan, June 26, 2012)
Everclear “Invisible Stars” (Hear here; MP3 Download) (Cleopatra, June 26, 2012)
Everest “Ownerless” (producers: Richard Swift, Rob Schnapf; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (ATO, June 26, 2012)
Todd Fritsch “Up Here in the Saddle” (producer: Butch Baker; guest: Dean Dillon; first single: “Calls I Haven’t Made”; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Saddle Up, June 26, 2012)

BTW: “Having Dean Dillon join me on the title track … well, I can cross that off my bucket list,” Fritsch tells P&P.

Gojira (French metal band) “L’Enfant Sauvage” (translation: “The Wild Child”; first single: “L’Enfant Sauvage”; Hear here) (Roadrunner, June 26, 2012)
Gotye “Somebody That I Used to Know [MP3 Download]” (10 remixes; Hear here) (Samples ‘n’ Seconds/Universal Republic, June 26, 2012)
Henry Clay People “Twenty-Five for the Rest of Our Lives” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (TBD Records, June 26, 2012)
Jesca Hoop “The House That Jack Built” (producers: Shawn Everett, Blake Mills, Tony Berg; first single: “Born To”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Bella Union, June 26, 2012)
Joe Jackson “The Duke” (a tribute to Duke Ellington; guests: Regina Carter, Christian McBride, Steve Vai, ?uestlove; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Razor & Tie, June 26, 2012)
Julian Plenti (Interpol lead singer-guitarist Paul Banks) “Julian Plenti Lives …” (five-song EP; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Matador, June 26, 2012)
R. Kelly “Write Me Back” (first single: “Share My Love”; Hear here; See here; Deluxe edition; MP3 Download; MP3 Download/Deluxe edition) (RCA, June 26, 2012)
Kenny G & Rahul Sharma “Namaste” (Hear here; MP3 Download) (Concord Jazz, June 26, 2012)
Davidson Hart Kingsbery (Seattle singer-songwriter) “2 Horses [MP3 Download]” (producer: Martin Feveyear; first single: “Don’t It Sound So Sweet”; Hear here; See here) (Fin, June 26, 2012)
Levellers “Static on the Airwaves” (their first album since 2008; first single: “Truth Is”; Hear here; See here; MP3 Download) (U.K. – On the Fiddle Recordings, June 25, 2012)
Linkin Park “Living Things” (producers: Rick Rubin, Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda; first single: “Burn It Down”; Hear here; Read here; MP3 Download) (Warner, June 26, 2012)
Little Feat “Rooster Rag” (first original album since 2003 and the first with drummer Gabe Ford, who replaces the late Richie Hayward; Robert Hunter co-wrote four of the songs with Bill Payne; guests: Kim Wilson, Larry Campbell, Texicali Horns; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Hot Tomato/Rounder, June 26, 2012)
Maroon 5 “Overexposed” (producers: Ryan Tedder, Benny Blanco, Max Martin; first single: “Payphone”; Hear here; Read here; MP3 Download) (A&M/Octone, June 26, 2012)
Memphis May Fire (metalcore band) “Challenger” (producer: Cameron Mizell; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Rise, June 26, 2012)
New Beard (NYC freak rockers) “New Beard City [MP3 Download]” (first single: “Doom”; Hear here) (Shoulder Tap, June 26, 2012)
Offspring, The “Days Go By” (producer: Bob Rock; first single: “Days Go By”; Hear here; Read here; MP3 Download) (Columbia, June 26, 2012)
A Place to Bury Strangers (New YorkÐbased noise rock band) “Worship” (producers: A Place to Bury Strangers; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Dead Oceans, June 26, 2012)
Chris Price “Homesick” (all 12 tracks and videos recorded with iPhone; first single: “That’s Your Boyfriend”; See here) (PTB Music, June 26, 2012)
Ty Segall Band (Bay Area garage rock group) “Slaughterhouse” (producer: Chris Woodhouse; Hear here; MP3 Download) (In the Red, June 26, 2012)
Mindy Smith (Nashville-based singer-songwriter) “Mindy Smith” (producers: Smith, Jason Lehning; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Giant Leap/TVX, June 26, 2012)
Soundtrack of Our Lives, The “Throw It to the Universe” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Yep Roc, June 26, 2012)
John Surman “Saltash Bells” (his first album since 2004; Hear here; MP3 Download) (ECM, June 26, 2012)
Various artists “Evita [New Broadway Cast Recording]” (two CDs, 28 songs; musical revival stars Ricky Martin, Elena Roger and Michael Cerveris; Hear here; Read here; MP3 Download) (Masterworks Broadway, June 26, 2012)
Various artists “Magic Mike [Film soundtrack]” (Hear here; Track list; MP3 Download) (WaterTower Music, June 26, 2012)
Various artists “Ted [Film soundtrack]” (comedy stars Mark Wahlberg and Mila Kunis; directed, written and produced by Seth MacFarlane, opens June 29; music composed by Walter Murphy, with tracks by Norah Jones, Queen, Hootie and the Blowfish, Rita Coolidge, Tiffany, etc.; See here; MP3 Download) (Universal Republic, June 26, 2012)
Cassandra Wilson “Another Country” (producer: Fabrizio Sotti; Hear here; MP3 Download) (eOne Music, June 26, 2012)


Reissues

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Nat Adderley “Autobiography [MP3 Download]” (1965 album) (Rhino/Atlantic, June 26, 2012)
Artful Dodger “Honor Among Thieves [MP3 Download]” (1976 album) (Columbia/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Association, The “Renaissance (Deluxe Mono Edition) [MP3 Download]” (1966 album; remastered, with bonus tracks) (Rhino/Warner, June 26, 2012)
Band, The “Music From Big Pink [Vinyl]” (1968 album; remastered) (Mobile Fidelity, June 26, 2012)
Björk “Biophilia Remix Series VI [MP3 Download]” (One Little Indian, June 25, 2012)
Johnny Cash “Setlist: The Very Best Prison Recordings of Johnny Cash Live” (12 songs; MP3 Download) (Columbia/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Chubby Checker “The Very Best of Chubby Checker” (ABKCO, June 26, 2012)
Michael Cooper “Just What I Like [MP3 Download]” (1989 album) (Rhino/Warner, June 26, 2012)
Teri DeSario “Caught” (1980 album; remastered; Hear here) (U.K. – Rock Candy, June 25, 2012)
Miles Davis “Setlist: The Very Best of Miles Davis Electric Live” (MP3 Download) (Columbia/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
John Denver “Setlist: The Very Best of John Denver Live” (12 songs; MP3 Download) (RCA/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Devil Wears Panda, The “DEAD&ALIVE [CD/DVD]” (filmed and recorded last year during the group’s Dead Throne Tour: North America tour; See here; MP3 Download) (Ferret Music, June 26, 2012)
J Dilla “Welcome 2 Detroit Instrumentals” (2005 album; MP3 Download) (BBE, June 26, 2012)
Electric Prunes “The Complete Reprise Singles” (24 songs; Track list) (Real Gone Music, June 26, 2012)
Flaming Lips, The “The Flaming Lips and Heady Fwends” (some new and older tracks that appeared on vinyl EPs recently and on a Record Store Day release; guests: Yoko Ono, Nick Cave, Bon Iver, Ke$ha, etc.; MP3 Download) (Warner, June 26, 2012)
Samantha Fox “Touch Me: Deluxe Edition” (1986 album; remastered, with bonus tracks; with a second CD of remixes), “Samantha Fox: Deluxe Edition” (1987 album; remastered, with bonus tracks; with a second CD of remixes), “I Wanna Have Some Fun: Deluxe Edition” (1988 album; remastered, with bonus tracks; with a second CD of remixes), “Just One Night: Deluxe Edition” (1991 album; remastered, with bonus tracks; with a second CD of remixes; Read here) (U.K. – Cherry Pop, June 25, 2012)
Jeffrey Gaines “Live in Europe” (recorded in 2010; Hear here; MP3 Download) (JGM Recordings, June 26, 2012)
Manuel Galbán (late Buena Vista Social Club guitarist) “Blue Cha Cha [CD/DVD]” (best of the Cuban guitar legend’s career; the DVD features interviews and a historical documentary filmed in Havana and Paris; MP3 Download) (Concord Picante, June 26, 2012)
Harpers Bizarre “Anything Goes (Deluxe Expanded Mono Edition) [MP3 Download]” (1967 album; remastered, with bonus tracks) (Rhino/Warner, June 26, 2012)
Holy Mackerel, The “The Holy Mackerel (Deluxe Edition) [MP3 Download]” (1968 album; remastered, with bonus tracks) (Rhino/Warner, June 26, 2012)
Ian Hunter “The Singles Collection 1975-83” (two CDs, 29 songs; Track list) (U.K. – Glam/7T’s, June 25, 2012)
Isley Brothers, The “It’s Your Thing [MP3 Download]” (1969 album) (Buddah/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Kaleidoscope (U.K. band) “Further Reflections: The Complete Recordings 1967-1969” (two CDs, 33 songs; See here; Read here) (U.K. – Grapefruit, June 25, 2012)
Kashif “Kashif (Expanded Edition)” (1983 album; remastered, with five bonus tracks) (Funkytowngrooves, June 26, 2012)
Evelyn “Champagne” King “Get Loose [MP3 Download]” (1982 album, featuring “Love Come Down”) (RCA/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Miracles, The “Renaissance/Do It Baby” (1973, 1974 albums, with a bonus Tom Moulton mix of “Do It Baby”; remastered; Read here; MP3 Download) (Motown/Hip-O Select, June 26, 2012)
Molly Hatchet “Setlist: The Very Best of Molly Hatchet Live [MP3 Download]” (12 tracks) (Epic/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Jenni Muldaur “Jenni Muldaur [MP3 Download]” (1993 album) (RDEG, June 26, 2012)
New Christy Minstrels, The “A Retrospective 1962-1970” (25 songs, featuring Barry McGuire and Kenny Rogers) (Real Gone Music, June 26, 2012)
Rita Pavone “The International Teen-Age Sensation” (1964 album; remastered) (Real Gone Music, June 26, 2012)
Pointer Sisters “Hot Together [MP3 Download]” (1986 album) (RCA/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Elvis Presley “Setlist: The Very Best of Elvis Presley 1950s Live” (15 songs; MP3 Download) (RCA/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Rascals, The “The Island of Real [MP3 Download]” (1972 album) (Columbia/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Bobby Rydell “The Very Best of Bobby Rydell” (ABKCO, June 26, 2012)
Kate St. John (of The Dream Academy) “Indescribable Night [MP3 Download]” (1995 album; Hear here) (RDEG, June 26, 2012)
Evie Sands “Suspended Animation [MP3 Download]” (1979 album) (RCA/Legacy, June 26, 2012)
Jill Scott “Crates: Remix Fundamentals, Volume 1” (songs remixed and re-grooved by Ron Trent, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Mr. Mig, Ca$e Boogie, James “Th3ree Fourteen” Ball; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Hidden Beach, June 26, 2012)
Syreeta “One to One [MP3 Download]” (1977 album) (Motown/UMe, June 26, 2012)
Three Degrees, The “Standing Up For Love (Expanded Edition)” (1977 album; remastered, with three bonus tracks; Hear here; See here) (Funkytowngrooves, June 26, 2012)
Tokens, The “It’s a Happening World” (1967 album; remastered) (Real Gone Music, June 26, 2012)
Peter Tosh “Peter Tosh 1978-1987 [MP3 Download]” (75 tracks; includes 10 songs from a previously unreleased BBC concert broadcast from the Dominion Theatre in 1983) (Capitol/EMI, June 26, 2012)
Various artists “Keep the Light Alive: Celebrating the Music of Lowen & Navarro” (reissue of 2009 tribute album, coming after the March 2012 death of Eric Lowen, features covers by Jackson Browne, The Bangles, Keb’ Mo’, The Refugees, John Ondrasik, etc.; Hear/read here) (AIX/Naxos, June 26, 2012)
Various artists “Reggae Gold 2012” (two CDs, 32 songs; Read here; MP3 Download) (VP, June 26, 2012)
Various artists “Self Made 2” (15-song label compilation, featuring Rick Ross, Wale, Meek Mill, Stalley and Omarion, Gunplay of Triple C’s, etc.; Read here; MP3 Download) (Maybach Music Group/Warner, June 26, 2012)
Various artists “Top Teen Dance Hits (1958-1964)” (10 songs; MP3 Download) (ABKCO, June 26, 2012)
Vicious Pink “Vicious Pink” (1986 album, containing previously released singles from 1982-1986; Hear here) (U.K. – Cherry Pop, June 25, 2012)
Paul Williams “Someday Man (Deluxe Edition) [MP3 Download]” (1970 album; remastered, with bonus tracks) (Rhino/Warner, June 26, 2012)
Timi Yuro “The Complete Liberty Singles” (two CDs, 35 songs) (Real Gone Music, June 26, 2012)

DVD/Blu-ray

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Bachman & Turner “Live at the Roseland Ballroom, NYC [DVD]” (Blu-ray) (Eagle Rock, June 26, 2012)
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band “Captain Beefheart & his Magic Band: The Lost Broadcasts [DVD]” (complete Beat Club sessions from April 12, 1972; Read here) (Gonzo MultiMedia, June 26, 2012)
Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo “The Artist [DVD/CD]” (2011 Oscar-winning film; Blu-ray) (Sony Pictures, June 26, 2012)
Kasabian “Kasabian Live! Live at the O2, London 15/12/2011 [DVD/CD]” (See here; Blu-ray) (Eagle Rock, June 26, 2012)
Pink Floyd “Pink Floyd: The Story of Wish You Were Here [DVD]” (Read here; Blu-ray) (Eagle Vision, June 26, 2012)
Stone Temple Pilot “Stone Temple Pilots: Alive in the Windy City [DVD]” (recorded at Riviera Theatre in March 2010; See here; Blu-ray) (Eagle Vision, June 26, 2012)

Music Books

Subject/ Author(s): Title: Publisher/Due date:
Beatles, The “The Beatles: The Biography [Kindle]” (author: Bob Spitz) (Little, Brown and Company, June 25, 2012)
Woody Guthrie “Ramblin’ Man: The Life and Times of Woody Guthrie [Kindle]” (author: Ed Gray) (W.W. Norton & Company, June 25, 2012)
Helen Reddington “The Lost Women of Rock Music: Female Musicians of the Punk Era [Paperback]” (Equinox Publishing, June 30, 2012)
Amy Winehouse “Amy, My Daughter [Hardcover]” (author: Mitch Winehouse; Kindle) (It Books, June 26, 2012)

Next week: July 3, 2012


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Gerry Galipault debuted Pause & Play online in October 1997. Since then, it has become the definitive place for CD-release dates — with a worldwide audience.



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