Categories: New releases

New Releases: April 13, 2018

New Releases (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist:Title:Label:
Jason Aldean“Rearview Town” (first single: “You Make It Easy”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Broken Bow)
Brazilian Girls“Let’s Make Love” (producer: Frederik Rubens; first single: “Pirates”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Six Degrees)
Breaking Benjamin“Ember” (new single: “Red Cold River”; Hear here; Read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; eBay; On Tour, with Five Finger Death Punch; Merch) (Hollywood)
Bush Tetras“Take the Fall” (five-song EP; first single: “Red Heavy”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Wharf Cat)
Christafari (gospel reggae pioneers)“Original Love” (guests: Avion Blackman, Dillavou, Kapena, David Fohe, Kevin Kinsella; new single: “What a Beautiful Name”; See here; Amazon UK; On Tour) (Lion of Zion Entertainment)
The Nels Cline 4“Currents, Constellations” (new single: “Swing Ghost ’59”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Blue Note)
Confidence Man“Confident Music For Confident People” (Hear here; See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (PIAS America)
Crematory“Oblivion” (producer: Kristian Bonifer; first single: “Salvation”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Steamhammer / SPV)
The Damned“Evil Spirits” (their first album in 10 years; producer: Tony Visconti; first single: “Standing On the Edge of Tomorrow”; Hear here; Read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Search and Destroy / Spinefarm)
Eliane Elias“Music from Man of La Mancha” (producers: Elias and Mitch Leigh, the late composer of the music for the original Broadway production; guests: Eddie Gomez, Jack DeJohnette, Marc Johnson, Satoshi Takeishi, Manolo Badrena; Amazon UK; Download; On Tour) (Concord Jazz)
Frequency Drift (Bayreuth, Germany-based band)“Letters to Maro” (producers: Nerissa Schwarz, Andreas Hack; first single: “Electricity”; See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Gentle Art of Music)
Goldmund (ambient/electronic music artist)“Occasus” (first single: “Circle”; Hear/read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Western Vinyl)
Beth Hart“Front and Center (Live From New York)” (recorded at Iridium Jazz Club; See here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes) (Provogue / Mascot Label Group)
Juliana Hatfield“Juliana Hatfield Sings Olivia Newton-John” (14 covers; See here; Read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Cassette; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (American Laundromat)
King Tuff“The Other” (his first album in four years; guests: Jenny Lewis, Ty Segall, Greta Morgan, Mikal Cronin; first single: “Psycho Star”; Hear here; See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Cassette; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Sub Pop)
Manic Street Preachers“Resistance Is Futile” (Read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Shornday)
Mackenzie Nicole“The Edge” (See here; Download) (Strange Music)
Josh T. Pearson“The Straight Hits!” (first single: “Straight to the Top!”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Mute)
Pentatonix“PTX Presents: Top Pop Vol. I” (new single: “New Rules x Are You That Somebody?”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (RCA)
A Place To Bury Strangers“Pinned” (first single: “Never Coming Back”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Dead Oceans)
John Prine“The Tree of Forgiveness” (his first of all-new material in more than 13 years; producer: Dave Cobb; first single: “Summer’s End”; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Oh Boy)
Rival Consoles (aka Ryan Lee West)“Persona” (producer: West; first single: “Unfolding”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Erased Tapes)
Josh Rouse“Love in the Modern Age” (Hear here; See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Yep Roc)
L.A. Salami (London-based singer-songwriter)“The City of Bootmakers” (producer: Robbie Moore; See here; NPR First Listen; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Sunday Best Recordings / PIAS America)
Stone Broken (British rock trio)“Ain’t Always Easy” (new single: “Heartbeat Away”; Read/see here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Spinefarm / Candlelight)
Tinashe“Joyride” (producers: Boi-1da, Mike WiLL Made It, Metro Boomin, Stargate; guests: Future, French Montana, Ty Dolla $ign, Offset; new single: “Faded Love”; Hear here; Read here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (RCA)
Kali Uchis (Colombian-American singer-songwriter Karly Loaiza)“Isolation” (guests: Jorja Smith, Damon Albarn, Tame Impala’s Kevin Parker, Tyler The Creator, Bootsy Collins, Steve Lacy, Two Inch Punch, BADBADNOTGOOD, Thundercat, etc.; See here; Download; iTunes)(Virgin)
Uranium Club (Minneapolis punk quartet)“Live! At Arci Taun! (Fidenza, Italy)” (Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Castle Face)
Laura Veirs“The Lookout” (producer: Tucker Martine; guests: Sufjan Stevens, Jim James; first single: “Everybody Needs You”; See here; NPR First Listen; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour, with M. Ward) (Raven Marching Band)
The Weeknd“My Dear Melancholy,” (six-song EP, originally released as a Download on March 30; See here; Amazon UK; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (XO / Republic)

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New Releases (Downloads)

Artist:Title:Label:
Isaac Gracie (British singer-songwriter)“Isaac Gracie” (producer: Markus Dravs; new single: “Last Words”; Hear here; Amazon UK; iTunes; On Tour) (Virgin)
Ledger (Skillet drummer Jen Ledger)“LEDGER” (six-song EP; producers: Korey Cooper, Seth Moseley; guest: Skillet frontman John Cooper; first single: “Not Dead Yet”; Hear here; On Tour) (Hear It Loud / Atlantic)
Wendy McNeill (Canadian folk noir artist)“Hunger Made You Brave” (first single: “The Binding of Fenrir”; Hear here) (Startracks, April 18)
Millionyoung“Rare Form” (first single: “Never Be the Same”; Hear here) (Mishu)
Minshara“Overnights” (five-song EP; Hear here; On Tour) (Polar Phat)
Mr. Fingers“Cerebral Hemispheres” (house DJ Larry Heard’s first album as Mr. Fingers in nearly 25 years; guests: Nicole Wray, Paul St. Hilaire; Hear here; NPR First Listen) (Alleviated / Clone Distribution)
mmph“Dear God” (debut five-song EP from the Seoul-born, Boston-based producer Sae Heum Han; first single: “Sun God”; Hear here; iTunes)(Tri Angle)
Logan Richardson (alto saxophonist)“Blues People” (producers: Dominique Sanders, Richardson; Hear here; NPR First Listen; CD, out May 9; iTunes; On Tour) (Ropeadope)
Derek Smalls (aka Harry Shearer, portraying the Spinal Tap bassist)“Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)” (producers: CJ Vanston, Shearer; guests: David Crosby, Donald Fagen, Peter Frampton, Jeff “Skunk” Baxter, Jane Lynch, Steve Lukather, Joe Satriani, Paul Shaffer, Chad Smith, Richard Thompson, Steve Vai, Waddy Wachtel, Rick Wakeman, etc.; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Amazon UK; CD, out May 4; Vinyl; Download) (Twanky / BMG Rights Management)
D’Laurent Smith (top touring and session keyboardist)“Time + Space” (guests: Boney James, Ola Onabule, Romeo Johnson, Tanyell Thomas, Donnell Spencer; first single: “Hand in Hand”; iTunes)(Kawinkadink, April 15)
Juan María Solare“Shifting Down a Gear” (five versions of the same music: ambient electronic, Tibetan singing bowls [tuned at 432 Hz], solo piano, acoustic guitar [steel strings], classical guitar [nylon strings]; producer: Solare; first single: “Shifting Down a Gear [ambient electronic]”; Hear here) (Janus Music & Sound)

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Reissues (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist:Title:Label:
Louis Armstrong“Pops Is Tops: The Verve Studio Albums” (four-CD box set; Amazon UK; Download; eBay; Merch) (Verve / UMe)
Peter Banks“Be Well, Be Safe, Be Lucky … The Anthology” (the first compilation of his solo work; two CDs, 30 songs; Read here; Amazon UK) (The Right Honourable Recording Company / Cherry Red)
David Bowie“Changestwobowie” (1981 compilation; remastered; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; eBay; Merch) (Rhino / Parlophone)
Budapest String Quartet“The Complete Beethoven Quartets” (12-CD box set; Amazon UK) (Sony Classical)
Glen Campbell“The Astounding 12-String Guitar of Glen Campbell” (1964 album; remastered; Amazon UK) (Greyscale)
Eurythmics“In the Garden [Vinyl]” (1981 album; remastered), “Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) [Vinyl]” (1983 album; remastered), “Touch [Vinyl]” (1983 album; remastered; eBay; Merch) (RCA / Legacy)
Andy Gibb“The Very Best of Andy Gibb” (15 songs; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes) (Capitol / UMe)
Metallica“The $5.98 E.P. – Garage Days Re-Revisited” (five-song EP from 1987; remastered by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, Calif.; Amazon UK; Red-Orange Vinyl; Cassette; Download; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Blackened Recordings / Rhino)
The New Seekers“Together / Farewell Album” (1974 albums on two CDs; remastered, with eight bonus tracks; See here; Read here; Amazon UK; eBay) (7Ts / Cherry Red)
The Souther-Hillman-Furay Band“The Souther-Hillman-Furay Band / Trouble in Paradise” (1974 and 1975 albums on one CD, featuring “Fallin’ in Love”; remastered) (Friday Music)
Nino Tempo“Purveyor of Balladry: The Best of Nino Tempo On Atlantic” (13 songs) (Omnivore Recordings)
Various artists“Baby Driver Volume 2: The Score for a Score” (additional songs from the 2017 film, featuring tracks by Run the Jewels, Danger Mouse, Boards of Canada, Sky Ferreira, R.E.M., etc.; Hear here; See here; DVD/Blu-ray; Vinyl; Download; Merch) (30th Century / Columbia)
Barry White“Love’s Theme: The Best of the 20th Century Records Singles” (Deluxe Edition; Vinyl; Download; Digital Deluxe Edition; eBay) (Mercury / UMe)
Tammy Wynette“Your Good Girl’s Gonna Go Bad / Take Me to Your World – I Don’t Wanna Play House” (1967 and 1968 albums on one CD; remastered; Read here; Amazon UK; eBay) (Morello / Cherry Red)

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