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New Releases: Aug. 11, 2023

New Releases (CDs + Vinyl)

Bonnie “Prince” Billy “Keeping Secrets Will Destroy You” (first album in four years from Will Oldham’s alter ego; new single: “Bananas”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Cassette; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Drag City
Ryan Bingham “Watch Out for the Wolf” (singer-songwriter’s seventh album; producer: Bingham; new single: “Where My Wild Things Are”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) The Bingham Recording Co. / Thirty Tigers
Caskets “Reflections” (British post-hardcore band’s second album; producer: Dan Weller; See here; Vinyl; Download) SharpTone
Andy Frasco & the U.N. “L’Optimist” (guests: Little Stranger, Artikal Sound System; new single: “You Do You”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Fun Machine Records / Soundly Music
Liam Gallagher “Knebworth 22” (14-song live performance, recorded June 3-4, 2022; See here; Deluxe Edition, with two extra songs; Double Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; Prime Video; On Tour) Warner
The Hives “The Death of Randy Fitzsimmons” (Swedish rockers’ first album in more than 10 years; producer: Patrik Berger; new single: “Bogus Operandi”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Disques Hives
Jungle “Volcano” (guests: Erick The Architect, Bas, Roots Manuva, Channel Tres, JNR Williams, et al; new single: “Candle Flame”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Caiola Records / AWAL
Karol G “MAÑANA SERÁ BONITO (BICHOTA SEASON)” (surprise companion album to her February release; See here; Read here; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Bichota Records LLC / Interscope
Public Image Ltd. “End of World” (their first album in eight years; new single: “Penge”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) PiL Official / Cargo UK Distribution
Suzi Quatro & KT Tunstall “Face to Face” (duet album of 10 original songs; new single: “Shine a Light”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Sun Records
Tom Speight “Love & Light” (London-based singer-songwriter’s third album; new single: “Let Go”; See here; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Nettwerk
Various artists “Jem Records Celebrates Ray Davies” (13-track tribute album; Vinyl) Jem Records
Various artists “Tell Everybody! 21st Century Juke Joint Blues From Easy Eye Sound” (features new recordings from Dan Auerbach, The Black Keys, RL Boyce, Gabe Carter, Robert Finley, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, Moonrisers, Nat Myers, Glenn Schwartz feat. Joe Walsh, and Leo “Bud” Welch; new single: Robert Finley’s “Tell Everybody”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Easy Eye Sound

New Releases (Downloads)

Nate Brazier“Nothing Sacred” (South London-born artist/producer’s four-song EP; new single: “Episodes”; Hear here) Parlophone
Chief Keef“Almighty So 2” (17 tracks; Apple Music) 43B
Lawrence English & Lea Bertucci“Chthonic” (debut collaborative album; new single: “Geology of Fire”; Hear here; Vinyl; Apple Music) American Dreams
Gabby & The Gondolas“Pollyanna” (Nashville-based indie rock artist Kyle Neveau’s debut album; new single: “Pottery God”; Hear here) Kyle Neveau, Aug. 16
The Sherlocks“People Like Me & You” (U.K. indie rock band’s fourth album; new single: “Sirens”; See here; On Tour) TeddyBoy
Tash Sultana“SUGAR EP.” (six-song EP; producer: Sultana; new single: “Bitter Lovers,” feat. BJ The Chicago Kid; See here; Vinyl; Apple Music; On Tour) Lonely Lands
Trippie Redd“A Love Letter to You 5” (guests: Lil Wayne, The Kid LAROI, Roddy Ricch, Skye Morales, Bryson Tiller, Tommy Lee Sparta; Hear here; Apple Music; On Tour) 1400 Entertainment, Inc. / 10K Projects
Spencer Zahn“Statues I” (first installment of a double piano solo album; new single: “Two Cranes”; See here; Read here; Apple Music) Sudden Records / Cascine
Zilched“Earthly Delights” (Detroit grunge-pop singer-songwriter Chloe Drallos’ second album; new single: “The Flood”; See here; On Tour) Young Heavy Souls

Reissues (CDs + Vinyl)

Atlanta Rhythm Section “Time Machine” (two-CD, 32-song collection of live recordings and previously unreleased studio and live tracks) Sunset Blvd.
Gene Autry “The Singing Cowboy: All the Hits and More 1933-52” (53 tracks on two CDs) Acrobat
David Bowie “Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars: The Motion Picture Soundtrack (50th Anniversary Edition)” (fully restored film and soundtrack to the July 3, 1973, show at London’s Hammersmith Odeon, when Bowie retired his famous alter-ego; directed by D.A. Pennebaker; Double Vinyl; Amazon UK; Blu-ray, three-disc box set; Download; Apple Music; Merch) Rhino / Parlophone
The Connells “Ring (30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)” (1993 album, featuring “’74-’75”; newly remastered by Brent Lambert at Carrboro, NC’s The Kitchen; two-CD set featuring 21 bonus tracks, including rare B-sides and 12 previously unreleased demos, with new liner notes and interviews with the band; Hear here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Craft Recordings / Concord
Gail Davies “The Game / I’ll Be There / Givin’ Herself Away / What Can I Say” (1980-1983 albums on two CDs; remastered; Amazon UK) Morello
Human League “Secrets (Deluxe Edition)” (2001 album, featuring “All I Ever Wanted” and “Love Me Madly?”; two-CD set includes a non-album B-side and a second disc of rare remixes, along with an eight-page booklet; See here; Vinyl, half-speed mastering at AIR Mastering; Amazon UK; On Tour) Edsel
Jon & Robin “The Singles Collection” (14 songs, including their 1967 Top 20 hit “Do It Again a Little Bit Slower”; Vinyl) Sundazed Music
Gene Krupa “Drummin’ Man: Hits & Classic Recordings 1938-50” (two CDs, 48 songs) Acrobat
Rose Marie “Rose Marie Sings: The Complete Mercury Recordings & More” (recordings across four decades, 1938-1966, including previously unreleased tracks, plus liner notes by her daughter and photos from the family archives) Sepia
Jonathan Postal “All the Boys on St. Mark’s Place” (18-cut compilation includes three unreleased Readymades recordings, plus songs he recorded with the Odds and the Gift, as well as three solo tracks; Hear here; Download) Liberation Hall
Elvis Presley “Aloha From Hawaii Via Satellite (50th Anniversary Edition)” (Three-CD + Blu-ray; 1973 album; box set includes newly remixed version of the original full-length TV broadcast concert, rehearsal show and after-show bonus song performances; Double Vinyl, containing highlights from the box set; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; Merch) RCA / Legacy
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call USA: The 80s” (four CDs, 79 hits; Vinyl; Amazon UK) Sony Music / EMI
Neil Young “Chrome Dreams” (12-song unreleased album from 1977, featuring the original version of “Sedan Delivery”; Hear here; Read here; Double Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Reprise
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