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New Releases: April 17, 2020

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New Releases (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist:Title:Label:
Bombs of Hades (Swedish death metal band)“Phantom Bell” (four-song EP; new single: a cover of Townes Van Zandt’s “Lungs”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; Tidal; CDON) (Black Lodge)
Danzig“Danzig Sings Elvis” (Vinyl; Merch) (Cleopatra)
EOB (aka Radiohead guitarist Ed O’Brien)“Earth” (guests: Radiohead’s Colin Greenwood, Portishead’s Adrian Utley, Wilco’s Glenn Kotche, drummer Omar Hakim, bassist Nathan East, Laura Marling, Flood, Catherine Marks, etc.; new single: “Shangri-La”; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) (Capitol)
Louise Goffin“Two Different Movies”. (collaborators: Van Dyke Parks, Benmont Tench, Greg Leisz, Charley Drayton, Dave Way) (Majority of One)
Grace Gravity“Dream Analog” (vinyl + download; recorded, mixed and mastered analog; producer: Brian D. Hardin; guests: Michael Cordone, on trumpet and flugelhorn, and Jesse McGinty, on tenor sax, trombone, French horn and flute; first single: “Whatcha Gonna Do?”; Hear here) (soul secret service, April 18)
Joel Plaskett“44” (four 11-song albums recorded in Dartmouth, Memphis, Nashville and Toronto with 33 different musicians, including Plaskett’s band The Emergency and Mo Kenney; producer: Doug Easley; new single: “If There’s Another Road”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) (Pheromone Recordings)
Roachford“Twice in a Lifetime” (featuring several members of Amy Winehouse’s band; producer: Jimmy Hogarth; guest: Beverley Knight; first single: “Love Remedy”; Hear here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) (BMG Rights Management)
Ron Sexsmith“Hermitage” (first single: “You Don’t Wanna Hear It”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) (Cooking Vinyl)
Kierra Sheard“KIERRA” (guests: Missy Elliott, Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Le’Andria Johnson, Sir the Baptist, Jacob Sheard, Todd Dulaney; new single: “Don’t Judge Me”; See here; Download; Apple Music) (RCA Inspiration)
Soul Asylum“Hurry Up and Wait” (producers: Soul Asylum, John Fields; recorded at Minneapolis’ Nicollet Studios, where the band cut its early Twin/Tone albums; new single: “If I Told You”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; On Tour, with Local H; Merch) (Blue Élan)
Various artists“To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You (Music From The Netflix Film)” (soundtrack features previously released hits, plus new tracks by MARINA, OTR and Ukiyo, Illenium, Ashe, BAD CHILD, Chaz Cardiga, etc.; See here; Vinyl; Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Pink Vinyl; Download, released on Feb. 7)(Capitol)
Various artists“Sing Street (Original Broadway Cast Recording)” (musical based on John Carney’s 2016 indie film opens in mid-April; producers: Gary Clark, Martin Lowe; first single: “Up”; See here; Read here; Download, released March 26) (Sony Masterworks Broadway)

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New Releases (Downloads)

Artist:Title:Label:
Rina Sawayama“SAWAYAMA” (new single: “Comme Des Garçons [Like the Boys]”; See here; Apple Music; On Tour) (Dirty Hit)

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Reissues (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist:Title:Label:
Bangles“Gold” (40 tracks on three CDs; See here; Track list; Amazon UK; Merch) (Crimson Productions / Demon Music Group)
Bobby Bare“Great American Saturday Night” (previously unreleased 1978 album of Shel Silverstein songs; Hear here; Read here; Download; Apple Music; Target) (RCA / Legacy)
Peggy Lee“Ultimate Peggy Lee” (22-song compilation celebrates the vocal legend’s 100th birthday [May 26]; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; Target) (Capitol / UMe)
Prince“The Rainbow Children” (2001 concept album; remastered; Vinyl), “Up All Nite With Prince: The One Nite Alone Collection” (his 2002 studio and live releases in a four-CD/one-DVD package), “One Nite Alone . … Live! [Vinyl]” (2002 album; remastered), “One Nite Alone … The Aftershow: It Ain’t Over! (Up Late with Prince & The NPG) [Vinyl],” “One Nite Alone … (Solo Piano and Voice by Prince) [Vinyl]” (NPG / Legacy)
Herbert von Karajan“Herbert Von Karajan: The Complete Decca Recordings” (33-CD box set) (Decca / UMe)
Frank Zappa“Carnegie Hall” (three-CD set of two shows on Oct. 11, 1971; remastered; Merch) (Zappa)

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Reissues (Downloads)

Artist:Title:Label:
Deee-Lite“Groove Is in the Heart” (29-song compilation; See here) (Warner Music Group / X5 Music Group)

Next Week: April 24, 2020

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