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

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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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