Categories: New releases

New Releases: July 15, 2016

New Releases (CDs / vinyl)

Artist:Title:Label:
Jeff Beck“Loud Hailer” (Hear here; Read here; MP3; see related book below) (Rhino)
Blood Red Throne“Union of Flesh and Machine” (Hear here; MP3)(Candlelight / Spinefarm)
Bright Light Bright Light“Choreography” (guests: Elton John, Jake Shears, Ana Matronic, Alan Cumming, Mykal Kilgore; Hear here; Vinyl; MP3)(Self Raising / MRI)
Clams Casino“32 Levels” (guests: Vince Staples, A$AP Rocky, Lil B, etc.; first single: “Blast”; Hear here; See here)(Columbia)
Steve Cole“Turn It Up” (producer: David Mann; first single: “Mirage”; Hear here; MP3)(Artistry Music)
Jacob Collier (British jazz prodigy)“In My Room” (managed by Quincy Jones; producer: Collier; Hear here; Read here; MP3)(Membran)
Confederate Railroad“Lucky to Be Alive” (their first album in nine years; producers: Blue Miller, Danny Shirley; guests: Willie Nelson, John Anderson, Colt Ford, Dan Tyminski; Hear here; MP3)(BFD)
Dirty Heads“Dirty Heads” (producers: Justin Gray, Da Internz, Drew Pearson, David Kahne, Jimmy Harry; first single: “That’s All I Need”; Hear here; See here; MP3)(Five Seven Music)
The Earls of Leicester (bluegrass supergroup led by Jerry Douglas)“Rattle & Roar” (producer: Douglas; first single: “The Train That Carried My Girl From Town”; Hear/read here; Vinyl; MP3)(Rounder)
Good Charlotte“Youth Authority” (guests: Simon Neil, Kellin Quinn; first single: “40 oz. Dream”; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; MP3)(MDDN / Kobalt Label Services)
Heliotropes (Brooklyn psych-rock quartet)“Over There That Way” (new single: “Normandy”; Hear here; See here; MP3)(The End)
Hillsong United“Of Dirt and Grace – Live From The Land” (CD/DVD combo; acoustic version of their 2015 album “Empires,” recorded in Jerusalem; MP3)(Hillsong / Capitol CMG)
Joy (Raleigh hardcore metal band)“Of Nothing” (producer: Kris Hilbert; Hear here; MP3)(Blood & Ink)
Kidz Bop Kids“Kidz Bop 32” (MP3) (Razor & Tie)
Michael Kiwanuka“Love & Hate” (producers: Danger Mouse, Inflo; first single: “Black Man in a White World”; Hear here; See here; Read here; MP3)(Interscope)
Levin Minnemann Rudess (Tony Levin, Marco Minnemann and Jordan Rudess)“From the Law Offices of Levin Minnemann Rudess” (Hear here)(Lazy Bones Recordings)
Neal McCoy“You Don’t Know Me” (producer: Steve Tyrell; Hear here)(DMI Soundtracks)
David Nail“Fighter” (Hear here; Read here; MP3)(MCA Nashville)
NEEDTOBREATHE“H A R D L O V E” (first single: “Happiness”; Hear here; Read here; MP3)(Atlantic)
Aaron Neville“Apache” (producers: Neville, Eric Krasno; Hear here; Read here; MP3)(Tell It)
Salt Ashes (electronic artist)“Salt Ashes” (See here; MP3)(Radikal)
Theodore Shapiro“Ghostbusters (Original Motion Picture Score)” (Hear here; see related soundtrack below)(Sony Classical)
Snoop Dogg“Coolaid” (producers: Snoop Dogg, Just Blaze, Swizz Beatz, Hi-Tek, Nottz, Kanye West, Timbaland, The Neptunes, Dr. Dre, etc.; guests: Wiz Khalifa, Swizz Beatz, Jeremih, Too Short, E-40, Jazze Pha, etc.; first single: “Kush Ups”; See here; MP3)(Doggy Style / eOne Music)
The Temperance Movement“White Bear” (Hear here; MP3)(Fantasy)
Steven Tyler“We’re All Somebody From Somewhere” (producers: Tyler, T Bone Burnett, Dann Huff, Jaren Johnston, Marti Frederikson; See here; Read here; MP3)(Big Machine)
Various artists“Ghostbusters (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)” (2016 reboot opens July 15, starring Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones; Fall Out Boy collaborates with Missy Elliott on a new version of Ray Parker Jr.’s theme song; other acts on the soundtrack: 5 Seconds of Summer, G-Eazy feat. Jeremih, Pentatonix, WALK THE MOON, Wolf Alice; Hear here; See here; first single: Elle King’s “Good Girls”; MP3)(RCA)
Various artists“Tuck Everlasting (Original Broadway Cast Recording)” (starring Carolee Carmello and Andrew Keenan-Bolger, the musical is based on Natalie Babbitt’s best-selling 1975 novel of the same name, with music by Chris Miller and lyrics by Nathan Tysen; MP3)(DMI Soundtracks)
Gary Wilson (alt-funk artist)“It’s Friday Night With Gary Wilson” (MP3)(Cleopatra)
Lucy Woodward“Til They Bang on the Door” (producers: Henry Hey, Michael League; Hear here; MP3)(GroundUP / Universal)

More Releases for July 15

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New Releases (MP3s)

Artist:Title:Label:
Alphabetic (South London quartet)“Touch” (first single: “French Boyfriend”; Hear here; See here)(Bibliotheque)
Angie and The Deserters“Blood Like Wine” (six-song EP; producer: Jeff Huskins; first single: “Country Radio”; Hear here; Read here)(Topanga Canyon)
Blacklighter (aka Jonny Shemz)“Blacklighter” (five-song EP; producers: Shemz, Asi Spector; Hear here)(Blacklightmusic, July 19)
Black Square“Silent City” (guests: Sarah Hezen, Eliza Shaddad, Grace Tither, MC Conrad, Ben Verse, recent Nile Rogers collaborator Joe Killington; first single: “Archive”; See here)(Crunch Recordings)
deVience (London hard-rockers)“deVience” (first single: “Move”; Hear here; See here)(Broken Road)
Minister Marion Hall (formerly Lady Saw)“When God Speaks” (producers: Bobby Digital, Sly and Robbie; first single: “Cup of Blessings”; Hear here)(Marion Hall Ministry / VPAL Music)
Samm Henshaw (22-year-old soulful singer-songwriter from London)“The Sound Experiment 2” (five-song EP; first single: “Our Love”; Hear here; See here)(Columbia)
In Dynamics (Sussez alt-rock trio)“Everything I See” (Hear/read here)(In Dynamics, July 18)
Joseph Israel“Paradise” (guests: Tarrus Riley, Gentleman, Leon Mobley; Hear here)(Lions of Israel, Inc.)
Kosha Dillz (L.A.-based triphop artist)“What I Do All Day & Pickle” (producer: Ski Beatz; guests: Matisyahu, Flex Mathews, Flynt Flossey of Turquoise Jeep, Ida Hawk, Nina Dioz, Mickey Shiloh; first single: “Half a World Away”; Hear here; See here)(Oy Vey!)
Last Hologram (Toronto indie band)“Brave New Universe” (Hear here)(Last Hologram, July 18)
Maisy Kay (U.K.-born, L.A-based singer-pianist)“Disguises” (Hear/read here)(ROLA)
Jack & Amanda Palmer (father and daughter)“You Got Me Singing” (Hear here)(8ft. Records)
Polarheart (Sydney electro-pop duo)“Polarheart” (seven-song EP; Hear here)(Marshmallow Pavement)
Omar Rodríguez-López“Sworn Virgins” (the first of a series of solo albums this year from At the Drive-In and the Mars Volta member; first single: “To Kill a Chi Chi”; Hear here; Read here)(Ipecac Recordings)
Juliet Simms (former member of Automatic Loveletter and runner-up on season 2 of “The Voice”)“From the Grave” (eight-song EP; Hear here; See here)(Ju Ju Productions)
Talons’“Rustic Bullshit” (Hear here)(Broken Circle)
Venus and the Moon (L.A. duo)“Brother, Son” (six-song EP; producer: Rain Phoenix; Hear here)(Mother May I)

More Digital Releases for July 15

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Reissues (CDs / vinyl)

Artist:Title:Label:
Tex Beneke Orchestra“The Complete Tex Beneke and the Glenn Miller Orchestra Part Five (1946-1950)” (20 songs)(Sounds of Yesteryear)
William S. Burroughs“Let Me Hang You” (previously unreleased audio portions of “Naked Lunch,” produced by A.A. Khan, James Grauerholz and Hal Willner; Vinyl; MP3)(Ernest Jenning Record Co.)
Emerson String Quartet“Complete Recordings On Deutsche Grammophon” (52-CD box set)(Deutsche Grammophon)
Maynard Ferguson“Complete High Voltage” (1987’s “High Voltage” and “High Voltage 2” on two CDs, with two previously unreleased bonus tracks; remastered; Hear here; Read here)(Omnivore Recordings)
Peter Gabriel“So [Vinyl]” (1986 album; two-LP 45rpm Half Speed Remaster), “Us [Vinyl]” (1992 album; two-LP 45rpm Half Speed Remaster), “Up [Vinyl]” (2002 album; three-LP 45rpm Half Speed Remaster)(Real World)
Jascha Heifetz“Jascha Heifetz – The Complete Stereo Collection” (24-CD box set)(Sony Classical)
Little Richard“Mono Box: Complete Specialty/Vee-Jay Albums [Vinyl]” (five-LP box set)(Specialty)
Dave Matthews Band“Crash Anniversary Edition [Vinyl]” (1996 album; two-LP 150-gram splatter color vinyl)(RCA / Legacy)
Dave Matthews Band“DMB Live Trax Vol. 38: 6.8.96 – Saratoga Performing Arts Center” (two-CD, 16-song set; MP3)(RCA)
Modern English“After the Snow” (1982 album; remastered, with two bonus tracks, including a 7-inch mix of “I Melt With You”; Vinyl)(Silver Saucer)
Diana Ross“Diana Ross [Vinyl]” (1976 album; 40th anniversary edition)(Motown / UMe)
Nina Simone“The Philips Years [Vinyl]” (seven-LP box set)(Verve)
Sonny & Cher“Good Times (Original Film Soundtrack)” (1967 album; remastered in its original mono form)(Varѐse Sarabande)
Various artists“Blank & Jones Present So80s (So Eighties) 10” (three CDs, 32 mixes and extended versions of ’80s hits; Hear here; See here)(U.K. – Soundcolours)
Various artists“Classic Folk Songs for Kids from Smithsonian Folkways” (25-song collection, featuring Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, Lead Belly, Cisco Houston, Suni Paz, Tom Glazer, Lord Invader, etc.; Hear/read here)(Smithsonian Folkways)

More Releases for July 15

Reissues (MP3s)

Artist:Title:Label:
Jessica Andrews“Greatest Hits: More Than Miles” (18 songs)(Jessica Andrews Music)
Ann-Margret“The Essential Ann-Margret” (30 songs)(RCA / Legacy)
Big Star“Complete Columbia: Big Star Live at University of Missouri 4/25/93” (1993 album; with five previously unreleased performances; issued on Vinyl on Record Store Day 2016)(Volcano / Legacy)
Cowboy Mouth“The Name of the Band Is … Cowboy Mouth: Best Of (… So Far!)” (12 tracks)(THE NAME OF THE BAND IS CM, LLC)
Thelma Houston“Never Gonna Be Another One” (1981 album)(RCA / Legacy)
The Hues Corporation“Freedom for the Stallion” (1973 album, with bonus single versions of the title track and “Rock the Boat”)(RCA / Legacy)
D.J. Rogers“Love, Music & Life” (1977 album; with a bonus 7-inch version of “Saved by Love”)(RCA / Legacy)
Schoolly D“Schoolly D” (1986 album)(Jive / Legacy)
The Tymes“Turning Point” (1976 album)(RCA / Legacy)

More Digital Releases for July 15

DVD / Blu-ray

Artist(s)/cast:Title:Studio:
Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, et al“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice [DVD]” (2016 film; Blu-ray + DVD; 4K Ultra HD; 3D-Blu-Ray) (Warner Home Video)
Jim Caviezel, Kevin Chapman, Amy Acker, et al“Person of Interest: The Fifth and Final Season [DVD]” (three discs), “Person of Interest: The Complete Series [DVD]” (Read here)(Warner Home Video)
Don Cheadle, Ewan McGregor“Miles Ahead [DVD]” (2016 biopic on Miles Davis; Blu-ray)(Sony Pictures Home Entertainment)
Mark Feuerstein, Paulo Costanzo, Reshma Shetty, et al“Royal Pains: Season Eight [DVD]” (two discs)(Universal Studios Home Entertainment)
Tatiana Maslany, Jordan Gavaris, et al“Orphan Black: Season Four [DVD]” (three discs; Blu-ray)(BBC Home Entertainment)
Thom Mathews, Clu Gulager, John Philbin, et al“The Return of the Living Dead (Collector’s Edition) [Blu-ray]” (1985 film)(Shout! Factory)
Kevin Spacey, Michael Shannon, et al“Elvis & Nixon [DVD]” (2016 film; Blu-ray)(Sony Pictures Home Entertainment)
Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Bob Morley, et al“The 100: The Complete Third Season [DVD]” (four discs; Blu-ray)(Warner Home Video)

More Upcoming DVD/Blu-ray Releases

Music Books

Subject/ Author(s):Title:Publisher:
Jeff Beck“BECK01: Hot Rods and Rock & Roll” (Hardcover)(Genesis Publications, July 12)
Daniel Johnston“The Incantations of Daniel Johnston” (Paperback; artist: Ricardo Cavolo; author: Scott McClanahan)(Two Dollar Radio)
Prince“Prince: A Thief in the Temple” (Paperback; author: Brian Morton; Free Preview)(Canongate UK)
Pet Shop Boys“Smile If You Dare: Politics and Pointy Hats With The Pet Shop Boys” (Paperback; author: Ramzy Alwakeel; Kindle)(Repeater)

More Upcoming Book Releases

Next Week: July 22, 2016

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