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New Releases: Dec. 4, 2020

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New Releases (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Arctic Monkeys “Arctic Monkeys Live at the Royal Albert Hall” (recorded in 2018; all proceeds from the album will go to War Child; Read here; Vinyl; Download; Merch) » BUY NOW (Domino)
Blackmore’s Night “Here We Come A-Caroling” (four-song EP; Vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (earMUSIC)
Calexico “Seasonal Shift” (guests: Bombino, Gaby Moreno, Gisela João, Nick Urata, Camilo Lara; Download) » BUY NOW (ANTI- / Epitaph)
Jamie Cullum “The Pianoman At Christmas” (10 original songs, featuring 57 musicians, recorded at Abbey Road Studios; producer: Greg Wells; Vinyl; Download, released on Nov. 20) » BUY NOW (Blue Note)
Russell Dickerson “Southern Symphony” (producers: Dickerson, Casey Brown, Dann Huff; guests: Florida Georgia Line; new single: “Never Get Old”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Triple Tigers)
The Infamous Stringdusters “Dust the Halls: An Acoustic Christmas Holiday!” (Vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (Tape Time / Regime Music Group)
King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard “K.G.” (their 16th studio album; new single: “Automation”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download, released on Nov. 20; Apple Music) » BUY NOW, “Live in San Francisco ’16” (recorded at The Independent; Hear here; Vinyl and Download, released on Nov. 20; Apple Music; Merch) » BUY NOW (KGLW / ATO)
McStine & Minnemann “II” (producers: McStine & Minnemann, Tim Palmer; Hear here; Download) » BUY NOW (McStine & Minnemann)
Shawn Mendes “Wonder” (first single: “Wonder”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Target-Exclusive CD, with collectible poster; Target-Exclusive Gold Vinyl, with collectible poster; Download; Apple Music; Merch) » BUY NOW (Island)
Steve Perry “Traces: Alternate Versions & Sketches” (new stripped-down and acoustic versions of songs off his 2018 comeback album, with Waddy Wachtel on guitar; producers: Perry, Thom Flowers; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Fantasy)
Margo Price “Perfectly Imperfect at The Ryman” (2018 concert, with guests Emmylou Harris, Jack White and Sturgill Simpson; Vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (Loma Vista Recordings / Concord)
Rich The Kid & YoungBoy Never Broke Again “Nobody Safe” (guests: Lil Wayne, Quando Rondo, Rod Wave; Vinyl, out Feb. 19; Download, released on Nov. 20; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Rich Forever Music / EMPIRE)
Lee Ritenour “Dreamcatcher” (first single: “Dreamcatcher”; Hear here; Orange Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (The Players Club / Mascot Label Group)
Sigur Rós “Odin’s Raven Magic” (orchestral album with Steindór Andersen, Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson and Maria Huld Markan Sigfúsdóttir; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (Krunk)
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call Music! 107” (U.K. edition; two CDs, 43 songs; Amazon UK) » BUY NOW (NOW Music)
YUNGBLUD “weird!” (new single: “god save me, but don’t drown me out”; See here; Read here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Locomotion Recordings / Interscope)

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Other Notable Releases

Michael Ball/Alfie Boe Jonathan Antoine Blue Öyster Cult
Vanden Plas Poor Clares of Arundel Daniil Trifonov
Unruly Child Khruangbin Secret Machines
Cats in Space Red City Radio Glass Tiger
Spirits Burning & Michael Moorcock DEAFHEAVEN Hollywood Undead

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New Releases (Downloads)

Artist: Title: Label:
Tori Amos “Christmastide” (four-song EP, with drummer Matt Chamberlain and bassist Jon Evans) » BUY NOW (Decca)
Bon Bon Vivant “Dancing in the Darkness” (new single: “Ship Is Sinking”; Hear here; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Heroic Doses)
DEAR-GOD “1-844-4DEAR-GOD” (five-song EP; new single: “New Kid On the Block”; See here; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (End Time / Terrible / Dine Alone)
Gone Is Gone “If Everything Happens For A Reason … Then Nothing Really Matters At All” (second album from the supergroup featuring members of Mastodon, Queens of the Stone Age and At the Drive-In; new single: “Breaks”; See here; Read here; CD and Vinyl out Jan. 8; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Clouds Hill)
Joan of Arc “Tim Melina Theo Bobby” (the band says this is its final album; guests: Jeremy Boyle, Jenny Pulse, Nate Kinsella, Todd Mattei; first single: “Destiny Revision”; See here; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Joyful Noise Recordings)
Rico Nasty “Nightmare Vacation” (guests: Trippie Redd, Aminé, Gucci Mane, Don Toliver, Dylan Brady, Take a Daytrip, Avedon, Tay Keith; See here; Read here; Apple Music) » BUY NOW (Sugar Trap / Atlantic)
Duncan Sheik “Live at the Café Carlyle” (recorded during a week of shows in early October 2017, spanning his career; includes a cover of Radiohead’s “Fake Plastic Trees”; Hear here; See here) » BUY NOW (Sneaky / Missing Piece)
Various artists “The Prom (Music From the Netflix film)” (musical comedy starring Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman, etc.; See here; CD, out Dec. 18; Vinyl, out March 19) » BUY NOW (Sony Masterworks)

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Reissues (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
The Dave Brubeck Quartet “Time OutTakes” (previously unreleased takes from the original 1959 session master tapes; Vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (Brubeck Editions)
Bill Evans “Live At Ronnie Scott’s” (previously unreleased July 1968 performance with Eddie Gomez and Jack DeJohnette; two CDs; Read here) » BUY NOW (Resonance)
Lee Fields & The Expressions “Big Crown Vaults Vol. 1 – Lee Fields & The Expressions” (12-song compilation; Vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (Big Crown)
Jerry Garcia & Merl Saunders “GarciaLive Volume 15: May 21st, 1971 Keystone Korner” (two CDs, 10 songs; Download; Merch) » BUY NOW (Round)
The Gun Club “Miami” (1982 album; remastered and expanded edition; Vinyl) » BUY NOW (Extra Term Audio)
Little Richard “Southern Child” (unreleased Reprise Records album from 1972; remastered) » BUY NOW (Omnivore Recordings)
Manowar “Black Wind, Fire and Steel: The Atlantic Albums 1987-1992” (three-CD box set; Read here; Merch) » BUY NOW (HNE Recordings / Cherry Red)
Bob Marley & The Wailers “The Complete Island Recordings” (11-CD box set; Merch) » BUY NOW (Tuff Gong / Island / UMe)
Mudhoney “Real Low Vibe: The Reprise Recordings 1992-1998” (four-CD box set includes three albums, B-sides and live recordings, plus the promotional-only “On Tour Now” live album; Read here) » BUY NOW (Cherry Red)
Stevie Nicks “Live in Concert: The 24 Karat Gold Tour [Vinyl]” (2016-2017 performances; CD, out Jan. 15; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Crystal Clear Vinyl, out Nov. 20; Download, released on Oct. 30; Merch) » BUY NOW (BMG Rights Management)
The Rolling Stones “Sticky Fingers (Spanish Version)” (1971 album, with an alternate cover; the original cover was considered obscene in General Franco’s Spain so the record company had to get new artwork; remastered; Read here) » BUY NOW, “Time Waits For No One: Anthology 1971-1977” (1979 compilation, originally released worldwide except for the U.S.) » BUY NOW, “Made in the Shade” (1975 compilation) » BUY NOW, “Sucking in the Seventies” (1981 compilation) » BUY NOW, “Rewind (1971-1984)” (1984 compilation; Merch) » BUY NOW (Interscope / UMe)
Sonny Rollins “Rollins In Holland: The 1967 Studio & Live Recordings” (two-CD set includes previously unreleased performances with bassist Ruud Jacobs and drummer Han Bennink; Read here) » BUY NOW (Resonance)
Soft Cell “Cruelty Without Beauty (2020 Expanded Edition)” (2002 reunion album; Read here; Pink Vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (Big Frock)
John Stewart “Fire in the Wind / Bombs Away Dream Babies” (1977 and 1979 albums on one CD; remastered) » BUY NOW (Classics France)
Trans-Siberian Orchestra “The Christmas Trilogy” (four-CD set) » BUY NOW (Atlantic)
Various artists “Halcyon Days: 60s Mod, R&B, Brit Soul & Freakbeat Nuggets” (three-CD, 87-song box set; Read here) » BUY NOW (Cherry Red)
The White Stripes “The White Stripes Greatest Hits” (26-song collection; See here; Vinyl, double 150-gram black vinyl; Download) » BUY NOW (Third Man / Columbia)
Amy Winehouse “The Collection” (five-CD box set features “Frank,” “Back To Black” and “Lioness: Hidden Treasures,” plus remixes and “Live In London,” recorded at Shepherd’s Bush Empire in 2007) » BUY NOW, “12×7: The Singles Collection [Vinyl]” (12-disc singles box set, housed in individual picture sleeves and pressed on black vinyl, featuring a 20-page lyrics booklet and a set of art cards; See here; Merch) » BUY NOW (Republic / UMe)
Yusuf/Cat Stevens “Mona Bone Jakon (Deluxe Edition)” (1970 album, featuring “Maybe You’re Right” and “Lady D’Arbanville”; remastered, with a second CD of demos and live recordings; Standard CD; Super Deluxe Edition, four-CD, two-LP, one-Blu-ray box set, with previously unreleased demos, live performances, eight live TV appearances, HD audio, etc.; Vinyl; Digital Deluxe Edition; Digital Super Deluxe Edition) » BUY NOW, “Tea for the Tillerman (Deluxe Edition)” (1970 album, featuring “Wild World” and “Father and Son”; remastered, with a second CD of demos and live tracks; Standard CD; Super Deluxe Edition, five-CD, two-LP and one-Blu-ray box set, including demos, outtakes, alternate versions, 25 live performances recorded at the Troubadour; 2020 Mix HD Blu-ray Audio, previously unreleased live TV performances, tracks performed live at KCNET and the “Father and Son” video; Vinyl; Digital Deluxe Edition; Digital Super Deluxe Edition) » BUY NOW (A&M / UMe)

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Next Week: Dec. 11, 2020

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