New releases

Published on April 18th, 2018 | by Gerry Galipault


New Releases: Sept. 14, 2018

New Releases (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Asleep At the Wheel “New Routes” (guests: Seth and Scott Avett; first single: “Jack I’m Mellow”; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Bismeaux / Thirty Tigers)
Active Bird Community (Brooklyn quartet) “Amends” (first single: “Unwind With Me”; See here; Vinyl; Cassette; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Barsuk)
Brant Bjork (drummer and founder of Kyuss) “Mankind Woman” (producer: Bjork; On Tour) (Heavy Psych Sounds)
Cedric Burnside (grandson of legendary bluesman R.L. Burnside) “Benton County Relic” (first single: “We Made It”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Single Lock)
decker. (Sedona, Ariz., singer-songwriter) “Born to Wake Up” (first single: “Burnin’ Grass”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download) (Royal Potato Family)
Alejandro Escovedo “The Crossing” (recorded in northern Italy, with co-writer Don Antonio Gramentieri’s band of Italian musicians; it’s described as “a concept album drawing the story of two young immigrants to the U.S., who bond over a mutual love of punk rock as they struggle with the racism and discrimination as immigrant”; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Yep Roc)
Good Charlotte “Generation Rx” (first single: “Actual Pain”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (MDDN / BMG Rights Management)
The Guess Who “The Future IS What It Used To Be” (drummer Garry Peterson is the original member; guests: Tommy Shaw, former Guess Who member Jim Kale, Brent Fitz, Michael Devin; first single: “Playin’ on the Radio”; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Cleopatra)
Low “Double Negative” (producer: B.J. Burton; Hear here; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Sub Pop)
Monster Truck “True Rockers” (producers: Dan Weller, Gavin Brown, Maia Davies; guest: Dee Snider; first single: “Evolution”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Mascot Records / Mascot Label Group)
Willie Nelson “My Way” (an album of standards and classics made famous by Frank Sinatra; producers: Buddy Cannon, Matt Rollings; guest: Norah Jones; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay) (Legacy Recordings)
Orbital “Monsters Exist” (first single: “Tiny Foldable Cities”; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; Digital Deluxe Edition, with eight bonus tracks; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (ACP Recordings)
Nile Rodgers & Chic “It’s About Time” (new single: “Till the World Falls,” feat. Vic Mensa, Mura Masa and Cosha; Hear here; Read here; Amazon UK; eBay; On Tour) (Warner)
Richard Thompson “13 Rivers” (his 19th solo album was recorded 100-percent analog in 10 days at Boulevard Recording Studio in Los Angeles; producer: Thompson; Hear here; NPR’s All Songs Considered; Vinyl) (New West)
Thrice “Palms” (producers: Thrice, Eric Palmquist; mixed by John Congleton; first single: “The Grey”; Hear here; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour, with The Bronx and Teenage Wrist; Merch) (Epitaph)
Tiffany “Pieces of Me” (her 10th album; new single: “Beautiful”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Go On Then)
Carrie Underwood “Cry Pretty” (producers: Underwood, David Garcia; first single: “Cry Pretty”; Hear here; Read here; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (UMG Nashville)
Uriah Heep “Living the Dream” (producer: Jay Ruston; first single: “Grazed by Heaven”; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Frontiers Music s.r.l.)
Paul Weller “True Meanings” (guests: Rod Argent, Noel Gallagher, Lucy Rose, Tom Doyle; first single: “Aspects”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay) (Parlophone)
Ann Wilson “Immortal” (covers album featuring songs by artists who have died in the past few years, including Leonard Cohen, David Bowie, Tom Petty, Chris Cornell, Lesley Gore and Amy Winehouse; producer: original Heart producer Mike Flicker; new single: “I Am the Highway”; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour, with Jeff Beck and Paul Rodgers) (BMG Rights Management)

Reissues (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
The Doors “Waiting For The Sun (50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)” (1968 album; remastered from the original master tapes by Doors’ longtime engineer/mixer Bruce Botnick, with a second CD of nine unreleased rough mixes and five live songs from a 1968 Copenhagen show; See here; Download; iTunes; eBay; Merch) (Rhino / Elektra)
Mogwai “The Hawk Is Howling” (2008 album; remastered; Vinyl; eBay) (PIAS America)
Twisted Sister “You Can’t Stop Rock ‘n’ Roll” (1983 debut album; remastered, with three extra studio tracks, plus the bonus disc “Live at the Marquee 1983”; Read here; eBay; Merch) (Rhino / Atlantic)
Loudon Wainwright III “Years in the Making” (two-CD, 42-song compilation of album cuts, live recordings, radio appearances, home demos, etc., in a 60-page hardbound book; See here; Amazon UK; Download; eBay; On Tour) (StorySound)

DVD / Blu-ray

Artist(s)/cast: Title: Studio/label:
Joni Mitchell “Both Sides Now: Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970 [Blu-ray]” (a film by Oscar-winning director Murray Lerner, featuring new interviews with Mitchell about her experiences at the controversial event; See here; Read here; eBay) (Eagle Rock)

More Upcoming DVD / Blu-ray Releases »

Next Week: Sept. 21, 2018

Aug. 3 / Aug. 10 / Aug. 17 / Aug. 24 / Aug. 31 / Sept. 7

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