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New Releases: Jan. 15, 2016

New Releases (CDs / vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Brothers Osborne “Pawn Shop” (producers: Brothers Osborne, Jay Joyce; guest: Lee Ann Womack; Hear here; MP3) (EMI Nashville)
Celtic Woman “Destiny” (producers: Gavin Murphy, Chris O’Brien, Graham Murphy, etc.; guest: former member Méav Ní Mhaolchatha; Hear here; See here; DVD; Blu-ray; MP3) (Manhattan)
Daughter (British band fronted by singer Elena Tonra) “Not to Disappear” (producer: Nicolas Vernhes; first single: “Doing the Right Thing”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; MP3) (Glassnote)
The Devil & The Universe “Benedicere” (Hear here; Vinyl) (Rustblade)
Hinds (lo-fi Madrid garage band) “Leave Me Alone” (first single: “Garden”; Hear here; MP3) (Mom+Pop Music / Lucky Number)
Jesus Culture “Let It Echo” (recorded live at Jesus Culture Church in Sacramento, featuring Kim Walker-Smith, Chris Quilala, Bryan and Katie Torwalt, etc.; MP3) (Jesus Culture)
Miloš Karadaglić (classical guitarist from Montenegro) “Blackbird: The Beatles Album” (recorded at Abbey Road Studios with the original microphones The Beatles used in their recording sessions; guests: Tori Amos, Gregory Porter, Anoushka Shankar, Sergio Assad, Steven Isserlis; Hear here) (Mercury Classics)
Stacey Kent “Tenderly” (includes covers of “Tangerine,” “That’s All” and “Embraceable You”; Hear here; Read here; MP3) (OKeh / Sony Masterworks)
Kidz Bop Kids “Kidz Bop 31” (15 songs; MP3) (Kidz Bop / Razor & Tie)
Dylan LeBlanc “Cautionary Tale” (producers: Ben Tanner, John Paul White; first single: “Cautionary Tale”; Hear here; MP3) (Single Lock)
Charles Lloyd & The Marvels “I Long To See You” (band includes Bill Frisell, Greg Leisz, Reuben Rogers and Eric Harland; producers: Don Was, Dorothy Darr; guests: Willie Nelson, Norah Jones; first single: “Of Course, Of Course”; Hear here; MP3) (Blue Note)
Baaba Maal “The Traveller” (first single: “Gilli Men”; Hear here; MP3) (Marathon Artists)
Anderson .Paak (L.A. alt-rapper-singer) “Malibu” (guests: The Game, ScHoolboy Q, Talib Kweli, BJ The Chicago Kid, etc.; third single: “Room In Here”; Hear here; MP3) (Steel Wool / OBE / Art Club / EMPIRE)
Panic! At the Disco “Death of a Bachelor” (producer: Jake Sinclair; first single: “Hallelujah”; Hear here; See here; MP3) (DCD2 / Fueled By Ramen)
Phall Fatale (Switzerland-based avant-pop quintet) “Moonlit Bang Bang!” (producer: Roli Mosimann; first single: “The Girl, The Beat”; Hear here; See here; MP3) (Slowfoot)
Dave Porter “Flesh and Bone (Music From the Starz Original Series)” (Hear here; MP3) (Varèse Sarabande)
Raffi “Owl Singalong” (first single: “Green Dream”; Hear here; See here; MP3) (Rounder)
The Reform Club (fronted by Norman Baker, former Home Office minister in the U.K.) “Never Yesterday” (Hear here) (Angel Air)
Randy Rogers Band “Nothing Shines Like Neon” (producer: Buddy Cannon; guests: Jamey Johnson, Jerry Jeff Walker, Alison Krauss, Dan Tyminski; first single: “Neon Blues”; Hear here; MP3) (Tommy Jackson)
Ryuichi Sakamoto and Alva Noto “The Revenant (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)” (additional music by Bryce Dessner; MP3) (Milan)
Three Cities “For the Price of One” (first single: “Time Will Tell”; Hear here; See here; MP3) (Three Cities LLC)
Vocalosity “Vocalosity” (12-member a cappella group formed by music director and artistic producer Deke Sharon, of “Pitch Perfect” fame; See here; MP3) (Decca Broadway)
Hank Williams Jr. “It’s About Time” (guests: Eric Church, Justin Moore; first single: “Are You Ready For The Country”; Hear here; See here; MP3) (Bocephus Enterprises / Big Machine)

More Releases for Jan. 15, 2016

New Releases (MP3s)

Artist: Title: Label:
Andrew Adkins (former member of Mellow Down Easy) “Glass Castles” (first single: “May the Stars Fall At Your Door”; Hear here) (Electrahead Media)
Classified (Juno Award-winning Canadian hip-hop artist) “Greatful” (producer: Classified; guests: Snoop Dogg, David Myles, Ria Ma, DJ Premier, etc.; first single: “Filthy”; Hear here; See here) (Half Life / Universal Music Canada)
Evening Redness “Before the Dark” (producer: Brent Billock; first single: “Polly”; Hear here) (Evening Redness)
Johnny Gallagher (Tony Award winner for “Spring Awakening”) “Six Day Hurricane” (producer: Thad DeBrock; first single: “Two Fists Full”; Hear here) (Rockwood Music Hall Recordings)
Keys N Krates “Midnite Mass” (six-song EP; guests: Katy B, Aqui, Ouici; first single: “Nothing But Space”; Hear here; See here) (Dim Mak)
Garrett Klahn (Texas Is The Reason frontman/guitarist) “Garrett Klahn” (first single: “Are We Alright?”; Hear here; Vinyl) (Rise)
Old Man Canyon “Delirium” (first single: “Hollow Tree”; Hear here) (Old Man Canyon)
One Days Notice (throwback skatepunk band from Cleveland) “Blackout” (Hear here) (Remember To Breathe / OAG Management, Jan. 14)
Still Flyin’ (San Francisco band) “Perfect Future” (first single: “Love Both Sides”; Hear here) (Ernest Jenning Record Co.)
Weekender (Philly psychedelic shoegazer quintet) “Floaty Feeling, Blue” (six-song EP; second single: “Loving/Hating”; Hear here) (PaperCup Music)
Danny Wood (of New Kids on the Block) “Look At Me” (a portion of the proceeds will go to breast cancer patients, in honor of his late mother; first single: “Look At Me”; Hear here; See here) (Essential Media Group)
Wray (Birmingham, Ala.-based shoegaze trio) “Hypatia” (producers: Wray, Lynn Bridges; new single: “Pined”; Hear here; MP3) (Communicating Vessels)

More Digital Releases for Jan. 15, 2016

Reissues (CDs / vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Aerosmith “A Brand New Song and Dance” (1986 radio broadcast from Worchester, Mass.; Read here) (Iconography)
Air Supply “The Definitive Collection [Hybrid SACD]” (18 songs) (U.K. – Sony Gold)
Batdorf & Rodney “Off the Shelf” (1971 album; remastered; Hear here; MP3), “Batdorf & Rodney” (1972 album; remastered; Hear here; MP3), “Life Is You” (1975 album; remastered; Hear here; MP3) (
Jeff Beck & Stevie Ray Vaughan “Guitar Thunder: Radio Broadcast 1984” (Track list) (MVD)
Dave Brubeck Quartet with Paul Desmond “Birdland 1951-1952 / Newport 1955” (Hear here) (Solar)
Jack Bruce “More Jack Than Blues” (live with the HR Bigband in Frankfurt in 2006; two CDs, 24 songs; Read here) (Made In Germany)
J.J. Cale “New Year’s Eve in Tulsa: The Oklahoma Broadcast 31st December 1975” (Hear here) (Good Ship Funke)
Jimmy Castor Bunch “Butt of Course / Supersound / E-Man Groovin'” (1975, 1976 albums on two CDs, featuring “The Bertha Butt Boogie”; remastered, with six bonus tracks; Hear here; Read here) (U.K. – Cherry Red)
Miles Davis “Changes: The 1955 Sessions” (two CDs, 20 songs; Read here; MP3) (Acrobat)
The Drifters “The Complete Releases 1953-62” (three CDs, 71 songs; Read here) (Acrobat)
Bob Dylan “The Minneapolis Hotel Tape & The Gaslight Cafe: September & December 1961” (1997 album; remastered; Read here) (BDA / Chrome Dreams)
The Everly Brothers “Bye Bye Love: Legendary FM Broadcast 1973” (Laser Media)
The Richie Furay Band “My Father’s Place: Live in New York 1976” (Read here) (All Access)
Georgia Satellites “The Hippy Hippy Shake” (1988 FM broadcast at the Ritz in New York features guest Joey Ramone; Read here) (Sonic Boom)
Tom Lehrer “The Tom Lehrer Collection 1953-60” (two CDs, 47 songs; Read here) (Acrobat)
Roger McGuinn “Electric Ladyland 1991” (Read here) (Sonic Boom)
The Steve Miller Band “New York 1976: The Classic Broadcast” (Read here) (Sonic Boom)
Wes Montgomery “One Night in Indy” (previously unreleased 1959 live recording, with the Eddie Higgins Trio; Read here; MP3) (Resonance)
Pearl Jam “Chicago 1995” (two CDs; Read here) (Smokin’)
Alan Price “Savaloy Dip: Words & Music By Alan Price” (lost 1974 album; remastered; Read here) (Omnivore Recordings)
John Prine “Bottom Line: 1978 New York Broadcast” (two CDs, 30 songs; Read here) (All Access)
Peter Sarstedt “England’s Lane” (1997 album; remastered; Hear here) (U.K. – Angel Air)
Savage Garden “The Singles (16 tracks; See here) (U.K. – Sony)
7 Year Bitch “Live at Moe” (1996 performance at Seattle’s Club Moe; Hear/read here; Vinyl) (Moe Recordings)
Stephen Stills “Central Park 1979” (with the California Blues Band; Read here) (Zip City)
Stevie Ray Vaughan “Happy New Year Blues” (FM radio broadcast live from the Fox Theatre in Atlanta on Dec. 31, 1986; Read here) (Hobo)
Various artists “Downton Abbey: The Ultimate Collection” (two CDs, 36 songs, featuring musical highlights from all six seasons; original music by John Lunn, with the Chamber Orchestra of London; MP3) (Decca)
Ben Webster “The Complete Recordings 1952-1959” (eight original albums on four CDs; Read here), “The Complete Recordings 1959-1962” (eight original albums on four CDs; Read here) (Enlightenment)
Warren Zevon “The Coffee Break Concert” (recorded in October 1976 at WMMS studios in Cleveland; 17 songs; Hear here; Read here) (Good Ship Funke)

More Releases for Jan. 15, 2016

Reissues (MP3s)

Artist: Title: Label:
Audio Adrenaline “Sound of the Saints” (2015 album) (Fair Trade Services / Columbia)
Emerson, Lake & Palmer “Emerson, Lake & Palmer” (1970 album), “Tarkus” (1971 album), “Pictures At an Exhibition” (1971 album), “Trilogy” (1972 album), “Brain Salad Surgery” (1973 album), “Welcome Back, My Friends, to the Show That Never Ends – Ladies and Gentlemen, Emerson, Lake & Palmer” (1974 album), “Works Volume 1” (1977 album), “Works Volume 2” (1977 album), “Love Beach” (1978 album), “Black Moon” (1992 album) (Sanctuary)
Tenacious D “Tenacious D Live” (2012-2013 recordings, originally released on Record Store Day) (Columbia)

More Digital Releases for Jan. 15, 2016

DVD / Blu-ray

Artist(s)/cast: Title: Studio:
Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, et al “Sherlock: The Abominable Bride [DVD]” (Blu-ray) (BBC Home Entertainment)
Dennis Hopper, Bruno Ganz, Lisa Kreuzer “The American Friend (The Criterion Collection) [DVD]” (1977 film, written and directed by Wim Wenders, loosely adapted from the novel “Ripley’s Game” by Patricia Highsmith; Blu-ray) (Criterion Collection)
Rami Malek, Christian Slater, et al “Mr. Robot: Season 1 [DVD]” (three discs; Blu-ray) (Universal Studios)
Daniel J. Travanti, Veronica Hamel, et al “Hill Street Blues: The Final Season [DVD]” (five discs) (Shout! Factory)
Various cast “Hotel Transylvania 2 [DVD]” (2015 film; Blu-ray + DVD) (Sony Pictures Classics)

Complete List of Upcoming DVD / Blu-ray Releases

Music Books

Subject/ Author(s): Title: Publisher:
Woody Guthrie “Woody Guthrie L.A.: 1937 to 1941” (Hardcover; authors: Darryl Holter, William F. Deverell; illustrator: Jon Stich) (Angel City Press)

More Book Releases

Next week: Jan. 22, 2016

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