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New Releases: Jan. 26, 2024

Sarah Jarosz

New Releases (CDs + Vinyl)

ARTISTTITLELABEL
Alkaline Trio“Blood, Hair, and Eyeballs” (producer: Cameron Webb; new single: “Blood, Hair, and Eyeballs”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour; Merch) Rise
Bernard Allison“Luther’s Blues” (two-CD, 20-song tribute to his late father, blues legend Luther Allison; Double Vinyl; Download) Ruf
Any Given Day“Limitless” (new single: “Limitless”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Arising Empire
James Arthur“Bitter Sweet Love” (British singer-songwriter’s fifth album; producer: Steve Solomon; See here; Pink Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Columbia
Benny the Butcher“Everybody Can’t Go” (producers: Hit Boy, The Alchemist; guests: Lil Wayne, Westside Gunn, Conway the Machine, Jadakiss, et al; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Def Jam
Caligula’s Horse“Charcoal Grace” (Australian progressive metal quartet’s sixth album; new single: “Golem”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) InsideOutMusic
Willi Carlisle“Critterland” (Arkansas-based folk-country singer’s third album; producer: Darrell Scott; new single: “When the Pills Wear Off”; Hear here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Signature Sounds
Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes“Dark Rainbow” (new single: “Man of the Hour”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) AWAL Recordings
Celtic Woman“20 (20th Anniversary)” (18-song set features new arrangements of past songs, fan favorites and new compositions; Hear here; DVD; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Manhattan
Chatham County Line“Hiyo” (producers: Rachael Moore, lead singer-songwriter Dave Wilson; new single: “Right on Time”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Yep Roc
EMF“The Beauty and the Chaos” (English alt-rock band’s fifth album; producer: Ralph Jezzard, who produced their biggest hit, “Unbelievable,” in 1991; new single: “Hello People,” feat. Stephen Fry; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; On Tour) EMF Recordings
Erasure“The Neon Live” (two-CD, 24-track set recorded at Manchester’s 02 Apollo on Oct. 9-10, 2021; Hear here; Triple Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download) Mute
Future Islands“People Who Aren’t There Anymore” (producers: Future Islands, Steve Wright; new single: “The Tower”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) 4AD
Kevin Gates“The Ceremony” (new single: “Yonce Freestyle”; See here; Download; Apple Music) Atlantic
Philip Glass“Philip Glass Solo” (some of his acclaimed piano compositions, re-recorded at his home studio during the Covid-19 pandemic; Hear here; Read here) Orange Mountain Music
Sarah Jarosz“Polaroid Lovers” (four-time Grammy winner’s seventh album; producer: Daniel Tashian; new single: “Jealous Moon”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Rounder / Concord
Martyn Joseph“That Is What I Want to Say” (Welsh folk singer-songwriter’s 27th album; producer: Joseph; new single: “Folding”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Pipe
Randall King“Into the Neon” (country singer-songwriter’s 18-song sophomore album; producers: King, Jared Conrad; Hear here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Amazon-Exclusive Transparent Orange Cassette; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Warner Music Nashville
Katy Kirby“Blue Raspberry” (Nashville-based singer-songwriter’s second album; producers: Logan Chung, Alberto Sewald; new single: “Party of the Century”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) ANTI- / Epitaph
Jim Kweskin“Never Too Late” (guests: Maria Muldaur, Rose Guerin, Meredith Axelrod, Juli Crockett, Samoa Wilson, Nell Foote, Jessie Benton, Fiona Kweskin; new single: “I Ai’t Never Been Satisfied”; Hear here; Download; Apple Music) StorySound
Lucifer“Lucifer V” (Stockholm-based heavy rockers’ fifth album; new single: “Slow Dance in a Crypt”; See here; Oxblood Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) Nuclear Blast
Mac Saturn“Hard to Sell” (Detroit pop-rockers’ debut album; producers: The Rust Brothers; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Saturn Sounds
Craig Morgan“Enlisted” (six-song EP; guests: Luke Combs, Jelly Roll, Blake Shelton, Lainey Wilson, Trace Adkins, Gary LeVox; Hear here; Download released on Oct. 20; On Tour) Broken Bow
Fabiano do Nascimento & Sam Gendel“The Room” (10-track instrumental album; Hear here; Vinyl; Download) Real World
New Model Army“Unbroken” (their 16th album; new single: “First Summer After”; Vinyl; Amazon UK; On Tour) earMUSIC
Danielle Nicole“The Love You Bleed” (producer: Tony Braunagel; new single: “Love On My Brain”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Forty Below
Tom Odell“Black Friday” (new single: “The End”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) UROK
Office Dog“Spiel” (Auckland, New Zealand, trio’s debut album; producer: Dan Stevens; new single: “Big Air”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music New West
Tom Poisson“Jean-Michel” (French musician’s seventh solo album; producers: Poisson, Denis Piednoir; new single: “Tanguer !”; See here; Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Kuroneko
The Red Clay Strays“Moment of Truth” (debut album from soulful country band from Mobile, AL; producer: Dave Cobb; new single: “Wondering Why”; See here; Vinyl; Download) HBYCO Records
Gruff Rhys“Sadness Sets Me Free” (new single: “Celestial Candyfloss”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Rough Trade
Mitch Ryder“The Roof Is On Fire” (two-CD live album, recorded in 2022; Double Vinyl; Download) Ruf
Ty Segall“Three Bells” (his 15th album; new single: “My Room”; See here; Vinyl; Cassette; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Drag City
The Smile“Wall of Eyes” (second studio album from Thom Yorke, Jonny Greenwood and Tom Skinner; producer: Sam Petts-Davies; featuring string arrangements by the London Contemporary Orchestra; new single: “Wall of Eyes”; See here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) XL Recordings
Conner Smith“Smoky Mountains” (23-year-old singer-songwriter’s debut album; guest: Hailey Whitters; new single: “Smoky Mountains”; See here; Translucent Smog Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music) The Valory Music Co. / Big Machine
Static-X“Project Regeneration Vol. 2” (13 new songs, featuring the final vocal performances of the band’s late frontman, Wayne Static; producer: guitarist Xer0; Hear here; Vinyl; Download) Otsego Entertainment Group, LLC
TORRES“What an enormous room” (her sixth album and third for Merge; producers: Mackenzie Scott, Sarah Jaffe; Hear here; Vinyl; Amazon UK; Download; Apple Music; On Tour) Merge
The Umbrellas“Fairweather Friend” (Bay Area indie-pop quartet’s second album; producers: The Umbrellas; new single: “Gone”; Hear here; Wine Red Vinyl; Download; Apple Music) Slumberland
Various artists“Harmony: A New Musical (Original Broadway Cast Recording)” (true story of the Comedian Harmonists, an ensemble of six young Jewish men in 1920s Germany who took the world by storm with their blend of sophisticated harmonies and stage antics; original score by Barry Manilow, with lyrics and book by Bruce Sussman; cast includes Sierra Boggess, Julie Benko and Chip Zien; See here; Download) Ghostlight
Various artists“NOW That’s What I Call Music! 89” (22 songs, including five “NOW Presents What’s Next” bonus tracks; Download) UMG Recordings / Sony Music Entertainment

New Releases (Downloads)

ARTISTTITLELABEL
Josh Abbott Band“Somewhere Down the Road” (their seventh album; producer: Dwight A. Baker; new single: “She’ll Always Be”; Hear here; Amazon UK; On Tour) Pretty Damn Tough
Brent Amaker and the Rodeo“PHILAPHOBIA” (Seattle-based country rock band’s first album in 10 years; new single: “Take It By the Horns”; See here) Killroom
Becca Bowen“County Line” (South Carolina native’s six-song EP; Hear here) Becca Bowen
Ricky Dillard“Choirmaster II” (11-song live album from the gospel music arrange for “The Color Purple” movie musical; guests: Lisa Knowles Smith, Jason Clayborn; new single: “Jesus, Jesus, Jesus”; See here; Apple Music) Motown Gospel
Charles Esten“Love Ain’t Pretty” (debut album from country singer and star of CMT’s “Nashville”; new single: “Somewhere in the Sunshine”; See here; Apple Music) Charles Esten
Goth Babe“Lola” (Griff Washburn’s debut album; new single: “Backwards”; Hear here; See here; Apple Music) Mom+Pop Music
Hot Club of Los Angeles“Nova” (“nuevo Django” ensemble’s third album; producers: Jim Doyle, Carl Byron) Hot Club of Los Angeles
John Leventhal“Rumble Strip” (debut solo album from the producer-songwriter and husband of Rosanne Cash; guest: Cash; Hear here; Apple Music) RumbleStrip / Thirty Tigers
Chase McDaniel“Blame It All On Country Music” (six-song EP; See here) Big Machine
Militarie Gun“Life Under the Sun” (five-song EP; guests: Manchester Orchestra, Mannequin Pussy, Bully’s Alicia Bognanno; new single: “My Friends Are Having a Hard Time”; See here; On Tour) Loma Vista Recordings / Concord
Papooz“RESONATE” (new single: “DON’T YOU THINK IT’D BE NICE”; See here; Apple Music) Half Awake
Quarters of Change“Portraits” (new single: “Heaven Bound”; Hear here; Apple Music; On Tour) Elektra
Andrew Richards“The August Session” (jazz singer-songwriter’s second album; Hear here) 2865604 Records DK
William Elliott Whitmore“Silently, The Mind Breaks” (See here; Vinyl; On Tour) Whitmore

Reissues (CDs + Vinyl)

ARTIST TITLE LABEL
Terry Adams “Terrible (Deluxe Edition)” (NRBQ founder’s debut solo album from 1995, with four bonus tracks; See here; Vinyl; Download) Omnivore Recordings
B.T. Express “Non-Stop (Expanded Edition)” (1975 album, featuring “Peace Pipe” and “Give It What You Got”; remastered by Donald Cleveland, with five bonus tracks) Iconoclassic
Maria Callas “La Divina” (two-CD, 34-track compilation; See here) Warner Classics
The Choir of King’s College Cambridge “Essential Carols: The Best Of” (See here; Blue Marble Vinyl) Verve / UMe
Kiki Dee “Kiki Dee: The Ariola and EMI Years” (four-CD set includes the albums “Perfect Timing” and “Angel Eyes,” plus the previously unreleased LP “Two Sides to Every Story,” along with previously unreleased demos and 14 bonus tracks; Amazon UK) Edsel / Demon Music Group
Firefall “The Singles A’s & B’s” (two CDs, 34 songs; Amazon UK) Wounded Bird
10cc “10cc: 20 Years (1972-1992)” (14-CD box set contains all their studio albums, from “10cc” to “… Meanwhile,” plus two discs worth of non-album B-sides and a 10,000-word essay by the band’s autobiographer, Liam Newton; Read here; Amazon UK) Edsel / Demon Music Group
Various artists “Fantastic Voyage: New Sounds for the European Canon 1977-1981” (17-song collection, compiled by Saint Etienne’s Bob Stanley and the BFI’s Jason Wood; Hear/Read here; Double Vinyl; Amazon UK) Ace
Various artists “Jon Savage’s 1983-1985: Welcome To Techno City” (two-CD, 30-song collection; Hear/Read here; Amazon UK) Ace
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call 90s R&B” (13 songs; Target-Exclusive Crystal Clear Vinyl; Download) Legacy Recordings

Reissues (Downloads)

ARTISTTITLELABEL
Thunder“Live At Islington Academy” (previously unreleased performance at Planet Rock Christmas Party on Dec. 19, 2006; CD and Vinyl out March 1; Amazon UK)
“Live At Leeds” (previously unreleased show from March 3, 2015; CD and Vinyl out March 1; Amazon UK)
earMUSIC
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