New releases

Published on November 30th, 2017 | by Gerry Galipault


New Releases: Dec. 1, 2017

New Releases (CDs / vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Danielle Bradbery (season 4 winner of “The Voice”) “I Don’t Believe We’ve Met” (first single: “Sway”; See here; Read here;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes) (Big Machine)
Action Bronson “Blue Chips 7000” (released digitally on Aug. 25; guests: Rick Ross, Big Body Bes, Mayhem Lauren, Jah Tiger; Hear here;; Amazon UK) (Atlantic)
Grayson Capps “Scarlett Roses” (his first new studio album in six years; first single: “Hold Me Darlin'”; Hear here;; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (The Royal Potato Family)
Deuce (ex-Hollywood Undead vocalist) “Invincible” (first single: “Here I Come”; Hear here; Download; iTunes) (Better Noise)
Tav Falco “A Tav Falco Christmas” (recorded at Memphis’ Sam Phillips Recording Service, backed by bassist Mike Watt, drummer Toby Dammit, guitarist/producer Mario Monterosso and pianist Francesco D’Agnolo;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes) (ORG Music / FRENZI Music & Films)
Glassjaw “Material Control” (the Long Island-based post-hardcore outfit’s first album in 15 years; first single: “Shira”; Hear here;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Glassjaw / Century Media)
Andy Grammer “The Good Parts” (guest: LunchMoney Lewis; new single: “Smoke Clears”; Hear here; Target-Exclusive CD, with two extra songs;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (S-Curve)
Miguel “War & Leisure” (new single: “Told You So”; Hear here;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (ByStorm Entertainment / RCA)
Morbid Angel “Kingdoms Disdained” (producers: Morbid Angel, Erik Rutan; Hear here; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Silver Lining Music)
Van Morrison “Versatile” (his second studio album in less than three months is a mixture of jazz standards and new originals; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Legacy Recordings)
Operation: Mindcrime (fronted by former Queensrÿche vocalist Geoff Tate) “The New Reality” (Hear here; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; Merch) (Frontiers Music s.r.l.)
PORN (French gothic metal/industrial rock band) “The Ogre Inside” (new single: “You Will Be the Death of Me”; See here;; Amazon UK; Download) (Echozone)
Chris Stapleton “From a Room: Volume 2” (producers: Dave Cobb, Stapleton; first single: “Millionaire”; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Mercury Nashville)
U2 “Songs of Experience” (producers: Jacknife Lee, Ryan Tedder, Steve Lillywhite, Andy Barlow, Jolyon Thomas; new single: “You’re the Best Thing About Me”; Hear here; Read here; Deluxe Edition; CD/2-LP Box Set; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; Digital Deluxe Edition; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Island / Interscope)
Various artists “Insecure, Season 2: Music from the HBO Original Series” (Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; Streaming) (RCA)
Various artists “Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (Music From The Netflix Original Series)” (30 tracks; Hear here;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; Merch) (Shout! Factory)
Cindy Wilson (of The B-52’s) “Change” (first single: “Mystic”; Hear here;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Kill Rock Stars)
Wisin (half of the reggaeton duo Wisin & Yandel) “Victory” (guests: Timbaland, Daddy Yankee, Yandel, Nicky Jam, Don Omar, Ozuna, Zion, Lennonx, Mario Domm, Tito El Bambino, Bad Bunny, De La Ghetto, Arcángel, Noriel & Almighty; Hear here;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Sony Music Latin)
Neil Young + Promise of the Real “The Visitor” (first single: “Already Great”; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; Merch) (Reprise)

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New Releases (Downloads)

Artist: Title: Label:
Banshee Child (Louisville rock band) “Banshee Child” (six-song EP; Hear here; iTunes) (Banshee Child)
Canterbury Cathedral Girls’ Choir “Christmas With Canterbury Cathedral Girls’ Choir” (in 2014, girls were allowed to sing for the first time in the 1,400-year history of Canterbury Cathedral; producer: Anna Barry; CD, out Dec. 15; Amazon UK; iTunes) (Decca)
Jonathan Cavier (Phoenix singer-songwriter) “Blue Room Remix” (all-new mixes of his 2017 album by engineer NicoEssig, remastered with Cavier at Capitol Studios, with two new tracks; Hear here; iTunes) (Jonathan Cavier)
Hans Chew (rock pianist/guitarist) “Open Sea” (six-song EP; Hear here; On Tour) (At the Helm)
The Dunwells “Colour My Mind EP” (five-song EP; producer: Stephen Harris; Hear here; See here; iTunes; On Tour) (Launch Cycle)
Intervals (Canadian progressive metal act) “The Way Forward” (new single: “Touch and Go”; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (Intervals)
Jess and the Bandits “Always Christmas Eve” (four-song EP; guests: Gary Quinn, Laura Oakes, Kevin McGuire, Luke Thomas; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (After Midnight Girl Entertainment)
Adrian Kniffley (Louisville, Ky., hip-hop artist) “Authentic” (producers: Crackdosja, Mini Producer, Damien Tomasso, SOTB, MXTD; guests: Christina Marie, Emmit Jay, The Wolfman; first single: “All Good”; Hear here; iTunes) (Adrian Kniffley)
Shanghai Restoration Project (Brooklyn electronic duo) “R.U.R.” (first single: “Spooky Party”; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (Undercover Culture Music)
Roy Wood$ “Say Less” (guests: PARTYNEXTDOOR, dvsn, PNR Rock, 24hrs.; first single: “Say Less”; Hear here; iTunes) (OVO Sound / Warner)

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Reissues (CDs / vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Claudio Abbado “Claudio Abbado: The Opera Edition” (60-CD box set) (Deutsche Grammophon)
Atomic Rooster “Sleeping for Years: The Studio Recordings 1970-1974” (four-CD clamshell box set; Read here;; Amazon UK) (Esoteric Recordings / Cherry Red)
John Denver “The Windstar Greatest Hits [Vinyl]” (11 songs;; Amazon UK; Download) (Windstar Productions)
Ella Fitzgerald “Ella At Zardi’s” (previously unreleased live album, recorded at the Hollywood nightclub on Feb. 2, 1956, two days before her sessions for Verve’s first official LP release, “Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Songbook”;; Amazon UK; Download) (Verve / UMe)
Five Finger Death Punch “A Decade of Destruction” (16-song best-of, including two new songs; new single: “Trouble”; Hear here;; Amazon UK; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Prospect Park)
Daryl Hall & John Oates “Beauty on a Back Street” (1977 album; remastered; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Friday Music)
The Alan Parsons Project “Eye in the Sky (35th Anniversary Edition)” (box set includes the 1982 remastered album, with bonus tracks, Eric Woolfson’s “Songwriting Diaries,” previously unreleased bonus material, a 5.1 Surround Sound and Stereo HD version of the album on Blu-ray, two vinyl LPs, etc.; Read here;; Amazon UK; eBay) (Arista / Legacy)
Pitbull “Greatest Hits” (13 songs, including the new track, “Jungle,” feat. Stereotypes, E-40 & Abraham Mateo;; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Polo Grounds / Mr. 305 / RCA)
Minnie Riperton “Perfect Angel (Deluxe Edition)” (1974 album; remastered, with 10 bonus tracks;; Amazon UK; Download) (Capitol / UMe)
The Rolling Stones “On Air” (BBC radio recordings, circa 1963-65; Hear here; Read here; Deluxe Edition; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; Digital Deluxe Edition; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (UMe)
Rush “A Farewell To Kings (40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)” (1977 album; remastered at Abbey Road studios and mixed by Terry Brown, with four new cover songs from Dream Theater, Big Wreck, The Trews and Alain Johannes, plus the complete Hammersmith Odeon February 1978 show and new cover art; Hear here; Super Deluxe Edition; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download; eBay; Merch) (Mercury / UMe)
Sex Pistols “Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols: 40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition” (1977 album; four-disc box set features the original remastered album, B-sides, a disc of outtakes and one disc of live material, plus a DVD containing 1977 footage of the band playing live from the infamous boat party held on the River Thames in London and other live performances; Hear here;; Amazon UK; eBay; Merch) (USM / UMC)
George Strait “Strait Out of the Box: Part 2” (three-CD set, exclusive to Walmart in 2016) (MCA Nashville / UMe)
UFO “The Complete Studio Albums 1974-1986” (10-CD box set; Amazon UK) (Chrysalis)
Various artists “Absolute 80s Unwind” (three CDs, 58 songs; Track list;; Amazon UK) (Rhino)
Various artists “To the Outside of Everything: A Story of UK Post Punk 1977-1981” (five-CD, 110-song box set; Read here;; Amazon UK) (Cherry Red)
Wilco “A.M. (Deluxe Edition)” (1995 album; remastered, with eight bonus tracks; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download), “Being There (Deluxe Edition)” (1996 album; remastered; five-CD box set; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Read here; Vinyl;; Amazon UK; Download) (Rhino)
John Williams “Star Wars: A New Hope (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) – 40th Anniversary Collector’s Edition [Vinyl]” (1977 album; 3-LP, 3D Death Star Hologram Box Set; Amazon UK; eBay; Merch) (Walt Disney)

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Reissues (Downloads)

Artist: Title: Label:
The Members “Greatest Hits: All the Singles” (18-song collection includes the new track, “Smartphone Junkie”; See here) (AngloCentric Recordings)

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DVD / Blu-ray

Artist(s)/Cast: Title: Studio/Label:
The Tragically Hip “Long Time Running [DVD]” (concert documentary chronicles the lead-up and the final concert for the Canadian band in Kingston, Ontario, after frontman Gord Downie’s terminal brain cancer diagnosis in 2016; See here; Blu-ray;; Amazon UK) (Eagle Vision)

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Next Week: Dec. 8, 2017

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