New releases

Published on March 13th, 2013 | by Gerry Galipault


March 13, 2012

New stuff

Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Dave Barnes “Stories to Tell” (producer: John Fields; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Razor & Tie, March 13, 2012)
Delta Spirit “Delta Spirit” (producer: Chris Coady; first single: “California”; Hear here; MP3 Download) (New Rounder, March 13, 2012)
Elisa “Steppin’ on Water” (producer: Elisa; Hear here; See here; Read here; MP3 Download) (Decca, March 13, 2012)
Fenster “Bones” (Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Morr Music, March 13, 2012)
Freshkills “Raise Up the Sheets” (producer: Jim Sclavunos; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Bat Rabies Alert/The End, March 13, 2012)
Freshman 15 (Georgia pop-punk quartet) “Here’s to Feeling Good [MP3 Download]” (first single: “Anywhere But Here”; Hear here) (Standby, March 13, 2012)
Shooter Jennings “Family Man” (producer: Jennings; first single: “The Deed and the Dollar”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (eOne Music, March 13, 2012)
Michael Kiwanuka (winner of the BBC Sound of 2012 prize) “Home Again” (producer: Paul Butler of The Bees; Hear here) (U.K. – Polydor, March 12, 2012)
Emma Louise “Full Hearts & Empty Rooms [MP3 Download]” (four-song EP; producer: Mark Myers; Hear here; See here) (Frenchkiss, March 13, 2012)
Lucero “Women & Work” (producer: Ted Hutt; first single: “Sometimes”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl) (ATO, March 13, 2012)
Janiva Magness “Stronger For It” (producer: Dave Darling; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Alligator, March 13, 2012)
Meat Loaf “Hell in a Handbasket” (producers: Rob Cavallo, Paul Crook, Lil Jon; guests: Chuck D, Patti Russo, Lil Jon, John Rich, Mark McGrath; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Legacy, March 13, 2012)
Said the Whale (2011 Juno winner for Best New Group) “Little Mountain” (producer: Tom Dobrzanski; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Hidden Pony/EMI, March 13, 2012)
Say Anything “Anarchy, My Dear” (producer: Tim O’Heir; first single: “Burn a Miracle”; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Equal Vision, March 13, 2012)
Soulfly “Enslaved” (producers: Zeuss, frontman Max Cavalera; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Roadrunner, March 13, 2012)
Ruben Studdard “Letters From Birmingham” (first single: “Rock Witcha”; Hear here; MP3 Download) (Shanachie, March 13, 2012)
Ting Tings, The “Sounds From Nowheresville” (first single: “Hang It Up”; Hear here; See here; Read here; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Columbia, March 13, 2012)
Tribes (London indie-rock quartet) “Baby” (released in the U.K. in January; producer: Mike Crossey; Hear here; Read here; MP3 Download) (Universal Republic, March 13, 2012)
Twin Atlantic (Glasgow rock quartet) “Free” (released in 2011 in the U.K., where it was the year’s best-selling independent British rock album; producer: Gil Norton; Hear here; See here; MP3 Download) (Red Bull, March 13, 2012)
VCMG (Erasure’s Vince Clark and Depeche Mode’s Martin Gore) “SSSS” (Hear here; Vinyl) (Mute, March 13, 2012)
Peter White “Here We Go” (Hear here; MP3 Download) (Heads Up, March 13, 2012)


Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Big Brother and the Holding Company featuring Janis Joplin “Live At The Carousel Ballroom 1968” (previously unavailable concert recording from June 23, 1968; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Columbia/Legacy, March 13, 2012)
Eric Burdon and The Animals “Love Is” (1968 album; remastered) (U.K. – BGO, March 12, 2012)
Jeremy Camp “I Still Believe: The #1’s Collection” (16 songs; MP3 Download) (BEC Recordings, March 13, 2012)
Felix Cavaliere “Felix Cavaliere + Destiny” (1974 albums; remastered) (U.K. – Edsel, March 12, 2012)
Decemberists, The “We All Raise Our Voices to the Air (Live Songs 04.11-08.11)” (2 CDs, 20 songs; Vinyl; MP3 Download) (Capitol, March 13, 2012)
Doors, The “L.A. Woman: The Workshop Sessions [Vinyl]” (two-LP set includes the previously unreleased material found on the CD collection on three sides of vinyl, with the fourth side featuring a laser etching of the original “Electric Woman” art originally included with “L.A. Woman”) (Elektra/Rhino, March 16, 2012)
John Farnham “Greatest Hits [MP3 Download]” (17 songs) (RCA, March 13, 2012)
54*40 “Radio Love Songs: The Singles Collection [MP3 Download]” (19 songs) (Columbia, March 13, 2012)
Rahat Fateh Ali Khan & Kailash Kheer “30 Greatest Hits [MP3 Download]” (30 songs) (Times Music, March 12, 2012)
Laura Marling (British singer) “I Speak Because I Can” (2010 album; producer: Ethan Johns; Hear here; Vinyl) (Virgin, March 13, 2012)
Gilbert O’Sullivan “A Singer And His Songs: The Very Best of Gilbert O’Sullivan” (22 tracks; See here; Read here; MP3 Download) (U.K. – Salvo/Union Square Music, March 12, 2012)
Peter & Gordon “Sing and Play the Hits of Nashville, Tennessee/Woman/Hot Cold & Custard” (1966, 1967 albums on two CDs; remastered) (U.K. – BGO, March 12, 2012)
Shadows, The “The Shadows’ Greatest Hits [MP3 Download]” (15 songs) (EMI, March 13, 2012)
Robin Trower “Farther On Up the Road: The Chrysalis Years 1977-1983” (three CDs, 58 songs) (Capitol, March 13, 2012)
Earl Van Dyke “The Motown Sound: The Complete Albums & More” (two CDs, 45 songs; Read here; MP3 Download) (Hip-O Select, March 13, 2012)
Various artists “Impulse! 50 Box Set” (50 discs) (Impulse!, March 13, 2012)
Various artists “In the Mix: Dancepop Anthems” (featuring tracks remixes of David Guetta, Katy Perry, Cobra Starship, Eric Prydz, Tinie Tempah, etc.; MP3 Download) (Astralwerks, March 13, 2012)


Artist: Title: Label/Due date:
Swell Season, The “The Swell Season [DVD]” (2011 documentary; See here) (Docurama, March 13, 2012)

Music Books

Subject/ Author(s): Title: Publisher/Due date:
James Brown “The One: The Life and Music of James Brown [Hardcover]” (author: RJ Smith; Kindle) (Gotham, March 15, 2012)
Patty Farmer “The Persian Room Presents: An Oral History of New York’s Most Magical Night Spot [Hardcover]” (Vantage Press, March 13, 2012)
Dwight Yoakam “Dwight Yoakam: A Thousand Miles from Nowhere [Paperback]” (author: Don McLeese) (University of Texas Press, March 15, 2012)

Next week: March 20, 2012

About the Author

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.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to Top ↑


    Entertainment Weekly names Pause & Play one of “the 100 greatest Web sites”

  • Album Release Dates

    * Release dates are subject to change due to the ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic

    April 16, 2021 » Paul McCartney, Eric Church, Greta Van Fleet, The Offspring, NEEDTOBREATHE, Fitz, Escape the Fate, Engelbert Humperdinck, Saint Raymond, London Grammar, Andy Stott, Midland, Liquid Tension Experiment, Julia Stone, etc.

    April 23, 2021 » Tom Jones, Peter Frampton, Todd Snider, Dinosaur Jr., Sir Sly, Dumpstaphunk, Steve Cropper, Imelda May, Tracy Lawrence, The Immediate Family, Justin Moore, Pærish, etc.

    April 30, 2021 » MONSTA X, Julia Michaels, Marianne Faithfull, Mick Fleetwood & Friends, Thomas Rhett, Birdy, MercyMe, The Dropkick Murphys, Guided By Voices, Shovels & Rope, Teenage Fanclub, The Coral, Royal Blood, Róisín Murphy, Miloš Karadaglić, Tony Allen, etc.

    May 7, 2021 » Miranda Lambert with Jack Ingram and Jon Randall, Van Morrison, Weezer, New Order, Nancy Wilson, Judy Collins, Aly & AJ, Travis Tritt, Sarah Jarosz, Procol Harum, Staind, Mandy Barnett, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Iceage, etc.

    More New Releases » May 14 and Beyond: St. Vincent, The Black Keys, Del Amitri, Paul Weller, Alan Jackson, The Chills, Juliana Hatfield, David Gray, Blake Shelton, Olivia Rodrigo, twenty one pilots, Gary Numan, John Hiatt with The Jerry Douglas Band, Mat Kearney, k.d. lang, Moby, Ashley McBryde, Texas, Shannon McNally, Rise Against, Black Veil Brides, Crowded House, Liz Phair, James, Tristen, MARINA, Garbage, Wolf Alice, AFI, Cold Cave, Gary Kemp, Paul McCartney, Joshua Radin, Tom Odell, John Grant, Beartooth, Laura Mvula, The Wallflowers, Ida Mae, The Wandering Hearts, Maggie Rose, Candlebox, and many more.

    More Upcoming Releases » Albums coming in 2021 but yet to be scheduled

    Elton John loves Pauseandplay.comDeals of the DayBest SellersSennheiser MOMENTUM 2 Wireless Over-Ear HeadphonesIE 400 Pro In-Ear Monitors

  • New Merch at Hot TopicSave on Tablets at Walmart.comBand T-ShirtsTurntables & AccessoriesHome Audio SystemsAmazon Tap $40 OffSave up to 90% on Textbooks

    NOTE: is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites. We also participate in other affiliate programs.

  • Love We do, too … Help us keep it going. (Every little bit helps.) We ♥ u.

  • Recent Posts

  • Connect on Facebook

  • On Twitter