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Published on September 27th, 2018 | by Gerry Galipault


New Releases: Sept. 28, 2018

New Releases (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Amber Arcades (Dutch-born musician Annelotte De Graaf) “European Heartbreak” (See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Heavenly Recordings / PIAS)
Jon Batiste (leader of Stay Human, the house band on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”) “Hollywood Africans” (first single: “Don’t Stop”; Hear here; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Verve)
Bayside “Acoustic Volume 2” (first single: “It Don’t Exist”; See here; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Hopeless)
Beartooth (Columbus, Ohio, rock quintet) “Disease” (first single: “Disease”; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Red Bull)
John Butler Trio “HOME” (producer: Jan Skubiszewski; first single: “Home”; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Nettwerk)
Cher “Dancing Queen” (10 covers of ABBA hits; producer: Mark Taylor; first single: “Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Warner)
Paul Collins (a founding member of The Nerves) “Out of My Head” (first single: “In and Out of My Head”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Alive Naturalsound)
Cypress Hill “Elephants on Acid” (their first full-length album in eight years; producer: DJ Muggs; new single: “Band of Gypsies”; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (BMG Rights Management)
Tim Hecker “Konoyo” (recorded in Japan with the Tokyo Gakuso ensemble that works in the classical Japanese musical form known as gaguku; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Kranky)
José James “Lean On Me” (12-song tribute to Bill Withers; producer: Don Was; guest: Lalah Hathaway, on a cover of “Lovely Day”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Blue Note)
The Joy Formidable “AAARTH” (new single: “The Wrong Side”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour, with Foo Fighters and Tancred; eBay) (Seradom)
Lil Wayne “Tha Carter V” (eBay; On Tour) (Young Money)
The Living End “Wunderbar” (producer: Tobias Kuhn; first single: “Don’t Lose It”; See here; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (BMG Rights Management)
Loretta Lynn “Wouldn’t It Be Great” (recorded at the Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tenn.; producers: Patsy Lynn Russell, John Carter Cash; first single: “Wouldn’t It Be Great?”; Hear here; NPR First Listen; Read here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay) (Legacy Recordings)
Mudhoney “Digital Garbage” (their first album in five years; first single: “Paranoid Core”; Hear here; Vinyl; Cassette; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Sub Pop)
Maria Muldaur “Don’t You Feel My Leg: The Naughty Bawdy Blues of Blue Lu Barker” (tribute album recorded in New Orleans, featuring some of NOLA’s finest “first-call” musicians; producers: Muldaur, Jacques de Latour; See here; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Last Music Company)
Marissa Nadler “For My Crimes” (producers: Nadler, Lawrence Rothman, Justin Raisen; guests: Sharon Van Etten, Angel Olson, Kristin Kontrol, Patty Schemel, Mary Lattimore; new single: “For My Crimes”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Sacred Bones)
Sam Phillips “World on Sticks” (her first new album in five years; first single: “How Much Is Enough”; See here; Vinyl; iTunes) (Littlebox Recordings)
Amy Ray (of Indigo Girls) “Holler” (guests: Vince Gill, Brandi Carlile, Justin Vernon, Lucy Wainwright Roche, Rutha Mae Harris of The Freedom Singers, etc.; first single: “Sure Feels Good Anyway”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Daemon / Compass)
Restorations “LP5000” (the Philly alt-rock group’s first album in four years; NPR First Listen; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Tiny Engines / Redeye)
Riverside “Wasteland” (first single: “Vale of Tears”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (InsideOutMusic)
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; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Virgin)
Roosevelt “Young Romance” (guest: Washed Out; first single: “Under the Sun”; Hear here; Vinyl; Cassette; Download; iTunes) (Greco-Roman / City Slang)
Rod Stewart “Blood Red Roses” (his 30th album; producers: Stewart, Kevin Savigar; guest: Bridget Cady; first single: “Didn’t It”; Read here; Target-Exclusive CD, with one extra song; Amazon UK; Download; Digital Deluxe Edition, with three bonus songs; iTunes; eBay; On Tour, with Cyndi Lauper) (Republic)
Various artists “The Rick and Morty Soundtrack” (Hear here; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, dark green and pink colored; Vinyl; DVD; Download; iTunes; eBay; Merch) (Sub Pop)
Tony Joe White “Bad Mouthin'” (on his 20th album, the “Polk Salad Annie” singer covers some blues classics, along with never-before-released self-penned songs; producer: son Jody White; first single: “Bad Mouthin'”; Hear/read here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Yep Roc)
Rita Wilson (singer-actress and wife of Tom Hanks) “Bigger Picture” (producer: Fred Mollin; Hear here; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Sing It Loud / The Orchard)

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New Releases (Downloads)

Artist: Title: Label:
Jorge Calderón (bassist for Jackson Browne, Warren Zevon, Buckingham Nicks, etc.) “Blue Rhythm Highway” (his first original solo material since 1976; Hear here; iTunes) (Inside Recordings)
The Crystal Method “The Trip Home” (guests: Justin Chancellor, Le Castle Vania, Amy Kirkpatrick, Teflon Saga, Delila Paz, Franky Perez, Matt Lange; Hear here; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Tiny E)
Dillon Francis “WUT WUT” (his first Spanish-language album; guests: Young Ash, Lao Ra, Ximena Sariñana, Yashua, Residente, iLe, De La Ghetto, Fuego, Jarina De Marco, Happy Colors, Arcángel, Quimico Ultra Mega; new single: “White Boi”; See here; iTunes; On Tour) (IDGAFOS)
New Mexican (Denver-based folk-rocker Matt Hoffman) “Take It On Our Shoulders” (first single: “Two Hearted”; See here; iTunes; On Tour) (Matt Hoffman Music)
Graham Parker “Cloud Symbols” (recorded with the Goldtops and the Rumour Brass; first single: “Every Saturday Nite”; See here; Amazon UK; CD, out Oct. 12; Vinyl; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (100% Records)
Spain “[Spain Mandala Brush]” (first single: “Maya in the Summer”; Hear here; iTunes) (Dangerbird)
Various artists “Come See About Me: A Benefit for The IBMA Trust Fund” (producer: Doyle Lawson; contributors: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Donna Ulisse, Darin & Brooke Aldridge, The Grascals, Sideline, Lonesome River Band, Balsam Range, Chris Jones & The Night Drivers, Love Canon; first single: “Come See About Me”; Hear here; iTunes) (Mountain Home)
We are all in this together,” Doyle Lawson tells P&P, “but we all bring something unique to the gathering and that’s important to remember. So many folks came together in this effort to raise money for bluegrass musicians in need. They gave of their time and talent freely and without question. These artists proved that the shared value of help is alive and well in our part of the world, and I will be forever grateful for that reminder.
Various artists “Muscle Shoals: Small Town, Big Sound” (16-song tribute album, featuring covers by Aloe Blacc, Michael McDonald, Alison Krauss, Kid Rock, Vince Gill, Alan Jackson, Steven Tyler, Grace Potter, Keb’ Mo’, etc.; CD, out Oct. 26; iTunes) (BMG Rights Management)

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Reissues (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Blackfield “Open Mind: The Best of Blackfield” (15-song compilation; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (kscope)
Phil Collins “Plays Well With Others” (four-CD box set of his 59 favorite collaborations since his career began in the late 1960s; Read here; Amazon UK; Download; iTunes; eBay; On Tour) (Rhino / Atlantic)
Fall Out Boy “The Complete Studio Albums [Vinyl]” (11-LP box set; See here; Read here; eBay; On Tour, with Machine Gun Kelly; Merch) (Island / DCD2 / UMe)
Aretha Franklin “The Atlantic Singles Collection 1967-1970” (two CDs, 34 songs; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; eBay; Merch) (Rhino / Atlantic)
Golden Earring “Alive … Through the Years 1977-2015” (11-CD box set; Amazon UK; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (UMG)
Vince Guaraldi Trio “A Charlie Brown Christmas” (1965 album; Target-Exclusive CD, with a limited-edition original art poster; See here; eBay) (Craft Recordings / Concord)
The House of Love “The House of Love (30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)” (1998 album; remastered, with two CDs of rarities and previously unreleased bonus material; See here; Read here; Amazon UK; Vinyl) (Cherry Red)
Thelma Houston “The Devil In Me / Ready To Roll / Ride to the Rainbow / Reachin’ All Around” (1977, 1978, 1979 and 1982 Motown albums on two CDs; remastered; See here; Amazon UK) (SoulMusic / Cherry Red)
Billy Idol “Vital Idol: Revitalized” (1987 remix collection is revisited, with new remixes by Moby, The Crystal Method, Paul Oakenfold, RAC, Tropkillaz, Shiba San, Juan Maclean and CRAY; Read here; Vinyl; Download, with four extra tracks; iTunes; eBay; On Tour; Merch) (Capitol / UMe)
The Louvin Brothers “Love and Wealth: The Lost Recordings” (29 previously unreleased demos and one spoken audio letter; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; eBay) (Modern Harmonic)
Tom Petty “An American Treasure” (four-CD, 60-song box set of rare and previously unreleased material; first single: “Keep a Little Soul [Outtake, 1982]”; See here; Read here; Amazon UK; 2-CD Version; Vinyl; Download; Digital Deluxe Edition; iTunes; eBay; Merch) (Reprise)
Pink Floyd “A Foot in the Door: The Best of Pink Floyd [Vinyl]” (2016 compilation; 180-gram heavyweight vinyl; eBay; Merch) (Columbia / Legacy)
REO Speedwagon “The Early Years 1971-1977” (eight-CD clamshell box set featuring complete albums and bonus tracks; Amazon UK; eBay; On Tour, with Chicago; Merch) (Hear No Evil)
Starset “Vessels 2.0” (deluxe edition of their 2017 album, with new reimagined, acoustic and remixed versions; first single: “Bringing It Down”; Hear here; iTunes; On Tour) (Fearless)
Linda Thompson “My Mother Doesn’t Know I’m On the Stage” (largely recorded in May 2005, this album celebrates the comedy, theatrical and popular songs that made up the English music hall music of the 18th and 19th centuries; guests: Teddy Thompson, Colin Firth, Martha Wainwright, Jools Holland, Justin Vivian Bond, John Foreman, Cara Dillon, etc.; eBay) (Omnivore Recordings)
Visage “Visage (Expanded Edition)” (1980 album, featuring “Fade to Grey” and co-produced by Midge Ure; remastered from the original tapes, with bonus 12-inch mixes and B-sides; See here) (Rubellan Remasters)

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