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New Releases: Nov. 4, 2016

New Releases (CDs / vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
American Wrestlers (dream-pop rock band from St. Louis) “Goodbye Terrible Youth” (first single: “Give Up”; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (Fat Possum)
James Arthur (“The X Factor” U.K. winner in 2012) “Back from the Edge” (first single: “Say You Won’t Let Go”; See here; MP3; iTunes) (Columbia)
Michael Ball & Alfie Boe “Together” (Hear here; iTunes) (Decca)
Bon Jovi “This House Is Not For Sale” (producer: John Shanks; See here; Read here; Target Exclusive, with three extra tracks; MP3; MP3 Deluxe Edition, with three extra tracks; iTunes; Merch; On Tour) (Island / UMG)
Graham Bonnet Band “The Book” (11 new songs, with a bonus disc of re-recorded versions of past songs; Hear here) (Frontiers Music s.r.l.)
Susan Boyle “A Wonderful World” (Hear here; MP3) (Syco Music / Sony)
Kenny Burrell and the Los Angeles Jazz Orchestra Unlimited “Unlimited 1: Live at Catalina’s” (On Tour) (HighNote)
The Chainsmokers “Collage” (five-song EP; guests: Halsey, Daya, XYLØ, Phoebe Ryan, Charlee; Hear here; Urban Outfitters-exclusive Vinyl; Merch; On Tour) (Columbia)
Todd Chrisley (star of USA Network’s “Chrisley Knows Best”) “A Chrisley Christmas” (Walmart-exclusive 14-track collection of holiday classics and original material; guests: guests: Jana Kramer, RaeLynn, Michael Ray, Emily West, etc.; Read here; MP3) (Warner Music Nashville / Holy Graffiti)
Eric Church “Mr. Misunderstood On the Rocks – Live And (Mostly) Unplugged” (Walmart-exclusive release; seven songs recorded at his two sold-out shows at Colorado’s Red Rocks Amphitheatre in August; Hear here; Merch; On Tour) (EMI Records Nashville)
Shirley Collins (legendary English folk singer) “Lodestar” (10-song collection of English, American and Cajun songs dating from the 16th century to the 1950s; her first album in 38 years; Hear here; See here; MP3; iTunes) (Domino)
Common “Black America Again” (guests: Stevie Wonder, John Legend, Bilal, BJ The Chicago Kid, Syd, PJ, Tasha Cobbs, Elena; See here; MP3; iTunes) (Artium / Def Jam)
Convenant “The Blinding Dark” (Hear here) (Metropolis)
The Darcys “Centerfold” (producer: Shawn Everett; new single: “San Diego, 1988”; Hear here; Read here; MP3; iTunes) (Arts & Crafts)
Dead When I Found Her (producer Michael Arthur Holloway) “Eyes On Backwards” (Hear here) (Artoffact)
Lee Fields & The Expressions “Special Night” (producers: Leon Michels, Thomas Brenneck; Hear here; Read here; MP3; On Tour) (Big Crown)
HammerFall “Built to Last” (the Swedish melodic metallers’ 10th studio album; Hear here; Deluxe Edition; iTunes) (Napalm)
Glenn Hughes “Resonate” (Hear here; Deluxe Edition; iTunes) (Frontiers Music s.r.l.)
The Intended (led by Tyvek frontman Kevin Boyer) “Time Will Tell” (MP3) (In the Red)
Jim James (of My Morning Jacket) “Eternally Even” (producers: Blake Mills, James; first single: “Same Old Lie”; Hear here; NPR First Listen; MP3; iTunes; On Tour) (ATO / Capitol)
The Kentucky Headhunters “On Safari” (Hear/see here) (Plowboy / Practice House)
Alicia Keys “HERE” (first single: “In Common”; Hear here; MP3; iTunes; Merch) (RCA)
Lambchop “FLOTUS” (or “For Love Often Turns Us Still”; first single: “The Hustle”; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Read here; MP3; iTunes) (Merge)
MonkeyJunk (Ottawa-based blues/roots trio) “Time to Roll” (producers: Ken Friesen, MonkeyJunk; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (Stony Plain)
Out Out (aka EDM-industrial producer Mark Alan Miller) “Swan/Dive?” (Hear here; MP3) (Artoffact)
Laura Pausini “Laura Navidad” (recorded with the Patrick Williams Orchestra; Hear here) (Warner Music Latina)
The Pooches (indie-pop band from Glasgow) “The Pooches” (Hear here; MP3) (Lame-O)
Pretty Maids “Kingmaker” (producer: Jacob Hansen; first single: “Face the World”; See here; MP3; iTunes) (Frontiers Music s.r.l.)
Chris Robinson Brotherhood “If You Lived Here, You Would Be Home By Now” (five-song EP; Hear here; On Tour) (Silver Arrow)
Rossington (Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington and wife Dale) “Take It On Faith” (producer: David Z; guests: Billy Gibbons, Delbert McClinton, Gary Nicholson, Bekka Bramlett; MP3; iTunes) (Loud & Proud)
Roth Brock Project “Roth Brock Project” (first single: “Young Gun”; Hear here; MP3; iTunes) (Frontiers Music s.r.l.)
Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions “Until the Hunter” (guests: Kurt Vile, Colm Ó Cíosóig of My Bloody Valentine; first single: “Let Me Get There”; Hear here; NPR First Listen; MP3; iTunes) (Tendril Tales)
Travis Scott “Birds in the Trap Sing McKnight” (released digitally on Sept. 16; Hear here; MP3; iTunes; Merch) (Epic / Grand Hustle)
Sims (Minnesota hip-hop artist) “More Than Ever” (third single: “Brutal Dance”; Hear here; MP3; iTunes) (Doomtree)
Nathan Sykes “Unfinished Business” (Hear here; iTunes; Merch) (Global Music / UMGD)
Kate Tempest (English poet, spoken word artist and playwright) “Let Them Eat Chaos” (producer: Dan Carey; first single: “Picture a Vacuum”; Hear here; MP3; iTunes) (Lex)
Thirsty (London-based arthouse act) “Albatross” (producer: Chris Kimsey; Hear here) (Thirsty Music, Nov. 7)
Tyvek (Detroit punk trio) “Origin of What” (producer: Fred Thomas; MP3) (In the Red)
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call Music! 60” (22 songs; Read here; 2-CD Deluxe Edition, with 14 more tracks; MP3; MP3 Deluxe Edition; Merch) (NOW / UMe / Sony Music Entertainment)
v01d “Greeted As Liberators” (Hear here; MP3) (Artoffact)
Robbie Williams “Heavy Entertainment Show” (guest: Rufus Wainwright; Hear here; Deluxe Edition; MP3; MP3 Deluxe Edition, with five extra tracks; iTunes; Merch) (U.K. – Columbia)

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New Releases (MP3s)

Artist: Title: Label:
Allelujah “The Death and Life of Capt. Nathan Baker” (members of Minus Story and Shearwater blend poetry and gospel anthems to tell the spiritual journey a Civil War captain; Hear here) (Cosmic Dreamer Music)
Kris Allen (season 8 winner of “American Idol”) “Somethin’ About Christmas” (guests: Gabe Dixon, Caroline Glaser; Hear here) (DogBear)
Barrett Baber (2016 finalist on “The Voice”) “A Room Full of Fighters” (Hear here) (Barrett Baber)
Death Valley High (alt-goth pop rockers) “CVLT [AS FVK]” (producer: Ulrich Wild; first single: “Warm Bodies”; See here; CD, out Dec. 2; iTunes) (Minus Head)
Alex Di Leo (South Florida alt-rock singer/songwriter) “So We Go” (six-song EP; See here) (Alex Di Leo)
Pixie Geldof (daughter of Bob Geldof) “I’m Yours” (producer: Tony Hoffer; new single: “Sweet Thing”; Hear here; iTunes) (Stranger)
The Last Band (Swedish rock band) “The Fall” (Hear here) (Gain Music Entertainment / Sony)
The Palace “So Long Forever” (first single: “Break the Silence”; Hear here) (Fiction / Universal)
STRFKR (electro-rock dance outfit) “Being No One, Going Nowhere” (new single: “Tape Machine”; See here; Vinyl; iTunes; On Tour) (Polyvinyl)
Tender (London-based duo) “EP III” (new single: “Violence”; See here; iTunes) (Partisan)
Uncle Meg (Brooklyn-based rapper) “Bug” (guests: Laura Lee Bishop, Miss Eaves, SamWise, Apples, John Debt, SNG; second single: “I Love Being Bad”; See here) (Uncle Meg)

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Reissues (CDs / vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Eddy Arnold “The Complete RCA Victor Christmas Recordings” (26-song compilation) (Real Gone Music)
Bobby Bland “The Singles Collection 1951-62” (two CDs, 56 songs) (Acrobat)
The Blind Boys of Alabama “Go Tell It On the Mountain” (2003 holiday album; with three bonus tracks), “Atom Bomb” (2005 album; with seven previously unissued instrumental versions; On Tour) (Omnivore Recordings)
Kenny Burrell “The Complete Albums Collection 1957-1962” (four-CD box set) (Enlightenment)
Maria Callas “The New Sound of Maria Callas” (two-CD set of recordings from 1949-69 remastered in 24-bit/96kHz sound at Abbey Road Studios using the original master tapes) (Warner Classics / Parlophone)
Ray Conniff “The Complete Columbia Christmas Recordings” (two CDs, 31 songs) (Real Gone Music)
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young “The Bill Graham Tribute Concert: San Francisco 1991” (Merch) (All Access)
Bob Dylan “Blood In My Eye: Legendary FM Broadcast, NY 1993” (two CDs; Merch; On Tour) (Laser Media)
Bob Dylan “Woodstock 1994: Saugerties, New York Broadcast – 14 August 1994” (Merch; On Tour) (Go Faster)
Eagles “Live At The Summit, Houston, 1976” (two CDs; Merch) (Leftfield Media)
Fleetwood Mac “Into the Eighties: Inglewood, California, 1982” (Merch) (Iconography)
The Fray “Through the Years: The Best of The Fray” (nine hits, plus three new songs: “Singing Low,” “Corners” and “Changing Tides”; MP3; iTunes; Merch; On Tour) (Epic)
Herbie Hancock “The Early Years: Selected Recordings 1961-62” (two CDs, 21 songs; Merch) (Acrobat)
Paul Hardcastle “The History of Paul Hardcastle 1984-2016” (four-CD box set; Merch) (Trippin & Rhythm)
Emmylou Harris “The Cincinnati Kid: Ohio Broadcast 1985” (Merch; On Tour) (Leftfield Media)
Hampton Hawes “The Complete Albums Collection 1955-1961” (four-CD box set) (Enlightenment)
Mitch Hedberg “Mitch Hedberg: The Complete Vinyl Collection” (four-LP box set contains three original albums, never-before-heard recordings, bonus videos and a book by Lynn Shawcroft; Merch) (Comedy Central)
Hipsway “Hipsway (Deluxe 30th Anniversary Edition)” (1986 album; remastered, with a second CD containing 16 bonus tracks; See here; Read here) (U.K. – Hot Shot / Cherry Red)
Brian Hyland “The Complete Releases 1960-62” (two CDs, 40 songs) (Acrobat)
Jack Jones “The Jack Jones Christmas Album” (1964 album; remastered) (Real Gone Music)
Sammy Kaye and His Orchestra “I Want to Wish You a Merry Christmas” (1957 album; remastered) (Real Gone Music)
Frederick Knight “I’ve Been Lonely for So Long” (1972 album; remastered) (U.K. – Culture Factory, Nov. 8)
Living Guitars & Living Strings “The Joy of Christmas / The Sound of Christmas” (1969, 1970 albums on one CD; remastered) (Real Gone Music)
Mantovani “Christmas Carols” (1958 album; remastered) (Real Gone Music)
Dean Martin “The Dean Martin Collection 1946-62” (two CDs, 56 songs; Merch) (Acrobat)
Meat Loaf “River Deep, Mountain High: Radio Broadcast / 1978” (Merch) (MVD)
Mitch Miller “Memories: Sing Along With Mitch / Saturday Night Sing Along With Mitch” (1960 albums; remastered) (Sepia)
Melba Moore “Standing Right Here: The Anthology – The Buddah & Epic Years” (two CDs, 33 songs; Read here; On Tour) (U.K. – SoulMusic)
Jaye P. Morgan “That Country Sound and More” (30 songs) (Sepia)
Mother Love Bone “On Earth As It Is: The Complete Works” (three-CD, one-DVD box set; Vinyl; MP3; iTunes; Merch) (Monkeywrench)
Stevie Nicks “Bella Donna (Deluxe Edition)” (1981 album; remastered, with a second CD containing 11 extra tracks and a third CD featuring the 14-song “Live 1981”; MP3; iTunes), “The Wild Heart (Deluxe Edition)” (1983 album; remastered, with nine-song second CD; Read here; MP3; iTunes; Merch; On Tour) (Rhino)
Pink Floyd “The Dark Side of the Moon [Vinyl]” (1973 album; Merch) (Pink Floyd / Legacy)
Queen “Queen On Air” (two-CD set of BBC sessions; Read here; six-CD box set; three-LP set; MP3; Merch) (Hollywood)
The Robert Shaw Chorale “Christmas Hymns and Carols, Volume 1 (Expanded Edition)” (1957 album; remastered, with two bonus tracks) (Real Gone Music)
Paul Simon “Kodachrome At The Tokyo Dome: Japan Broadcast 1991” (Merch) (Good Ship Funke)
Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes “Messin’ With the Blues” (2000 album; remastered; On Tour) (Leroy)
TAD “God’s Balls (Deluxe Edition)” (1989 album; remastered; Vinyl, with download card; MP3), “Salt Lick (Deluxe Edition)” (1990 album; remastered; Vinyl, with download card; MP3), “8-Way Santa (Deluxe Edition)” (1991 album; remastered; Vinyl, with download card; MP3) (Sub Pop)
Johnny Thunders “I Think I Got This Covered” (17 covers of rock classics; Vinyl) (Secret)
Various artists “Mozart: The Singles” (three CDs, 66 songs) (Decca)
Various artists “NOW That’s What I Call Country #1’s” (18 songs; MP3) (NOW)
Various artists “The Way It Was: Rock Around the Clock – The 50’s” (three CDs, 75 songs, featuring Elvis Presley, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bill Haley & His Comets, The Platters, Dion & The Belmonts, Paul Anka, Ray Charles, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry, Sam Cooke, etc.), “The Way It Was: Prom Night – Best of the 50’s” (three CDs, 75 songs, with hits from Elvis Presley, Everly Brothers, Doris Day, Johnny Mathis, Prez Prado, Bobby Darin, Tony Bennett, Pat Boone, The Platters, etc.), “The Way It Was: Let’s Dance – The 60’s” (three CDs, 75 songs, featuring hits by Chubby Checker, The Shirelles, The Isley Brothers, Sam Cooke, Dee Dee Sharp, The Ventures, Little Eva, Dion, Marvelettes, Del Shannon, Booker T & The MG’s, etc.) (Dynamic)
The Ventures “The Ventures’ Christmas Album (Deluxe Expanded Mono & Stereo Edition)” (1964 album, 24 songs; remastered) (Real Gone Music)
Margaret Whiting “Dream: The Lost Recordings” (two CDs, 57 songs) (Sepia)
Hank Williams “The Complete Singles As & Bs 1947-55” (four CDs, 103 songs; Read here) (Acrobat)
Frank Zappa “Chicago ’78” (two CDs; Sept. 29, 1978, show at Uptown Theater), “Little Dots” (selections from his “Petit Wazoo” tour of late 1972), “Meat Light: The Uncle Meat Project/Object” (three-CD set; Merch) (Zappa)

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Reissues (MP3s)

Artist: Title: Label:
Crowded House “Time on Earth (Deluxe Edition)” (2007 album; with 13 bonus home and studio demos, alternative versions, B-sides and other rarities; Track list) (Lester)
Waylon Jennings “Leavin’ Town” (1966 album; Merch) (RCA / Legacy)
Motionless in White “When Love Met Destruction” (2009 album) (Fearless)
Portugal. The Man “Devil Say I, I Say AIR” (2006 EP; On Tour) (Fearless)
Jim Reeves “Yours Sincerely” (1966 album) (RCA / Legacy)
Connie Smith “Born to Sing” (1966 album) (RCA / Legacy)
The Statler Brothers “Flowers on the Wall” (1966 album) (Columbia Nashville / Legacy)
Johnny Winter “The Winter of ’88” (1988 album) (Voyager)

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DVD / Blu-ray

Artist: Title: Label:
Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, et al “Taxi Driver (40th Anniversary Edition) [Blu-ray]” (1976 film; Merch) (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment)
Mötley Crüe “Mötley Crüe: The End – Live in Los Angeles [DVD]” (two-disc set of their final concert at Staples Center in their hometown of Los Angeles on Dec. 31, 2015; See here; Blu-ray; Merch) (Eagle Rock)
Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill, et al “Sausage Party [DVD]” (2016 film; Blu-ray; 4K Ultra HD + Blu-ray) (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment)
Brian Setzer “Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot! Osaka Rocka! – Live in Japan 2016 [Blu-ray + CD]” (filmed on Feb. 18 at Namba Hatch; See here; MP3; iTunes; Merch; On Tour) (Surfdog)
Rebekah Starr, Rikki Rockett, Steven Adler, et al “My Way [DVD]” (2012 rockumentary; See here) (RSB Project / MVD)

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Music Books

Subject/ Author(s): Title: Publisher:
The Band “The Band FAQ: All That’s Left to Know About the Fathers of Americana” (Paperback; author: Peter Aaron) (Backbeat Books)
David Bowie “David Bowie: The Last Interview and Other Conversations” (Paperback; Kindle; Merch) (Melville House)
Erin Duvall “Country Music Hair” (Hardcover; Kindle) (Harper Design)
Bob Dylan “The Lyrics: 1961-2012” (Hardcover; Merch) (Simon & Schuster)
Grateful Dead “This Is All a Dream We Dreamed: An Oral History of the Grateful Dead” (Paperback; authors: Blair Jackson, David Gans; Kindle; Free Preview; Merch) (Flatiron Books)
Maynard James Keenan “A Perfect Union of Contrary Things” (Hardcover; co-author: Sarah Jensen; Merch) (Backbeat Books)
Lou Reed “Perfect Day: A First Wife’s Intimate Portrait of Life With Lou Reed” (Paperback; author: Bettye Kronstad; Merch) (Jawbone Press)
Paul Zollo “More Songwriters on Songwriting” (Paperback) (Da Capo Press)

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Cool Stuff

Manufacturer: Product: Release Date:
Activision “Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare – PS4 Legacy Edition” (Xbox One; also available via Target; Merch) (Nov. 4)
Random House Books for Young Readers “The Dr. Seuss Coloring Book” (Nov. 1)
Google Google Home (Nov. 4)

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