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New Releases: Aug. 4, 2023


New Releases (CDs + Vinyl)

The Front Bottoms “You Are Who You Hang Out With” (producers: The Front Bottoms, Mike Sapone; new single: “Outlook”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) Fueled by Ramen
Vince Gill & Paul Franklin “Sweet Memories: The Music of Ray Price & The Cherokee Cowboys” (new single: “Kissing Your Picture [It’s So Cold]”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) MCA Nashville
Girl Ray “Prestige” (London trio’s third album; producer: Ben H. Allen; new single: “Hold Tight”; See here; Mimosa Yellow Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Moshi Moshi Music
ITZY “KILL MY DOUBT” (six-song EP; new single: “CAKE”; See here; Apple Music) JYP Entertainment / IMPERIAL / Republic
Robert Jon & The Wreck “Ride into the Light” (producers: Don Was, Dave Cobb, Kevin Shirley, Joe Bonamassa, Josh Smith; new single: “Don’t Look Down”; See here; Red/Yellow Swirl Vinyl out Sept. 22; Download; On Tour) Journeyman
Miles Kane “One Man Band” (producer: The Coral frontman James Skelly; new single: “Troubled Son”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Modern Sky
Mammoth WVH “Mammoth II” (producer: Michael “Elvis” Baskette; new single: “Another Celebration at the End of the World”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) BMG Rights Management
Skindred “Smile” (producer: Julian Emery; first single: “Gimme That Boom”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Earache
Rick Springfield “Automatic” (20-song album; producer: Springfield; Vinyl out Oct. 22; On Tour) Songvest
TOMORROW X TOGETHER “Sweet” (CD + DVD; K-pop group’s second full-length album in Japanese; Target-Exclusive CD, with photo card) BIGHIT MUSIC
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call Music! 87” (20 songs, with three bonus “What’s Next” tracks; Download) UMG Recordings / Sony Music Entertainment
Brett Young “Across the Sheets” (country star’s fourth album; producers: Dann Huff, Jimmy Harnen; See here; Baby Blue Vinyl; Download; On Tour) Big Machine

New Releases (Downloads)

BAMBII“Infinity Club” (Toronto-based DJ-producer’s eight-song EP; new single: “Slip Slide”; See here; Apple Music) Innovative Leisure
Current Joys“LOVE + POP” (Nick Rattigan’s 10th album; guests: Lil Yachty, Brutus VIII, Slow Hollows, Your Angel, Oddbody; new single: “LOVE + POP”; See here; CD, Vinyl and Cassette out Nov. 3) Secretly Canadian
Annie Hart“The Weight of a Wave” (Brooklyn musician-composer’s fourth album; new single: “Stop Staring at You”; See here) Uninhabitable Mansions
I Am a Rocketship (Atlanta alt-pop duo)“La Cruella” (new single: “Do You Feel Good”; Hear here) My Long Wknd
Odds“Crash the Time Machine” (Canadian alt-rock band’s seventh album and first new music in 10 years; new single: “Walk Among the Stars”; Hear here; Read here; On Tour) Dog of Thunder
Repentance“The Process of Human Demise” (producer: Alex Lackner; new single: “Withered & Decayed”; See here) Noble Demon
Sha EK & Bandmanrill“Defiant Presents: Jiggy In Jersey (ft. MCVERTT)” (new single: “No Comin’ Back”; See here) Defiant / Warner

Reissues (CDs + Vinyl)

Atmosphere “Sad Clown Bad Dub 2” (2000 collection; remastered from the original 4-track tapes; Vinyl; Download) Rhymesayers Entertainment
Fun Boy Three “The Complete Fun Boy Three” (five-CD, one-DVD box set includes 69 album tracks, singles, B-sides, remixes, live recordings, previously unreleased outtakes, music videos, “Top of the Pops” performances and a live show from 1983; Amazon UK; Download) Chrysalis
The Jesus and Mary Chain “Sunset 666 (Live at the Hollywood Palladium)” (17-track double CD recorded in 2018; Double Vinyl; Download) Cooking Vinyl
Bob Marley & The Wailers “Africa Unite” (10-song collection, featuring a fusion of reggae and Afrobeats from such African artists as Tiwa Savage, Teni & Oxlade, Sarkodie, et al; first single: “Three Little Birds”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; Merch) Tuff Gong / Island
Spinners “The Complete Atlantic Singles — The Thom Bell Productions 1972-1979” (two-CD, 43-song collection; Read here; Amazon UK) Real Gone Music
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call Music! ’90s Pop” (16-song collection; Target-Exclusive Vinyl; Download) UMG Recordings / Legacy Recordings
Various artists “Playing for the Man at the Door: Field Recordings from the Collection of Mack McCormick 1958–1971” (Hear/Read here; Vinyl, six-LP box set; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Smithsonian Folkways Recordings

Reissues (Downloads)

Jerry Garcia “Might As Well: A Round Records Retrospective” (16 solo studio recordings and collaborations with Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter; remastered; Amazon-Exclusive Double Gold Vinyl) JGF Rights Holdings / Round Records
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