Categories: New releases

New Releases: Sept. 6, 2019

New Releases (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
Bat for Lashes “Lost Girls” (new single: “Kids in the Dark”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download) (AWAL)
Black Star Riders (rock supergroup led by Thin Lizzy’s Ricky Warwick and Scott Gorham) “Another State of Grace” (producer: Jay Ruston; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Nuclear Blast)
The Brand New Heavies “TBNH” (guests: N’Dea Davenport, Angie Stone, Siedah Garrett, Beverley Knight, Angela Ricci, Simon Bartholomew, Laville, Jack Knight, Honey Larochelle; first single: “Getaway,” feat. N’Dea Davenport; Hear here; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Acid Jazz)
Paul Cauthen “Room 41” (first single: “Cocaine Country Dancing”; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour, with Randy Houser) (Lightning Rod)
Jake Clemons “Eyes on the Horizon” (producers: Jake Hull, Clemons; mixed by Eddie Kramer; new single: “Consumption Town,” feat. Tom Morello; See here; Download; On Tour) (BFD / The Orchard)
Barns Courtney (U.K. singer-songwriter) “404” (producers: Courtney, Sam Battle; first singles: “You & I” and “’99′”; See here; Vinyl; Download; iTunes; On Tour) (Capitol)
Frankie Cosmos “Close It Quietly” (producers: Frankie Cosmos, Gabe Wax; first single: “Windows”; See here; Vinyl; Cassette; Download; On Tour) (Sub Pop)
Death Cab for Cutie “The Blue EP” (five songs; producer: Rich Costey, Peter Katis; first single: “Kids in ’99”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Atlantic)
Ana Egge “Is It the Kiss” (producer: Alec Spiegelman; guest: Iris DeMent; Hear here; Download; On Tour) (StorySound)
Missy Elliott “ICONOLOGY” (five-song EP is her first new music since 2005; producers: Elliott, Wili Hendrix, Angel Lopez, Timbaland, Federico Vindver; See here; Download, released on Aug. 23; Merch) (Goldmind / Atlantic)
Crystal Gayle “You Don’t Know Me” (her first album in nearly 16 years includes “Put It Off Until Tomorrow,” with sisters Peggy Sue Wright and Loretta Lynn; producers: Gayle, son Christos Gatzimos; first single: “Ribbon of Darkness”; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Southpaw Musical Productions / BFD / The Orchard)
Johnny Gill “Game Changer II” (producers: Blac Elvis, Ralph Stacy; guests: Carlos Santana, Sheila E., Ralph Tresvant, Kevon Edmonds; new single: “Perfect”; Hear here; Target-Exclusive CD, with three extra songs; Download; On Tour) (J Skillz / Kavalry)
Grayscale “Nella Vita” (producer: Machine; new single: “In Violet”; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Fearless)
Adam Green (formerly of The Moldy Peaches) “Engine of Paradise” (guests: Florence Welch, Jonathan Rado; first single: “Freeze My Love”; See here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (30th Century)
Ashley Henry (U.K. pianist) “Beautiful Vinyl Hunter” (guests: Makaya McCraven, Keyon Harrold, Moses Boyd, Judi Jackson, Theo Croker, etc.; first single: “The Mighty”; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download; iTunes) (Sony Music)
The Highwomen (Maren Morris, Brandi Carlile, Amanda Shires and Natalie Hemby) “The Highwomen” (first single: “Redesigning Women”; Hear here; See here; Download) (Low Country Sound / Elektra)
Robyn Hitchcock & Andy Partridge “Planet England” (four-song EP; Vinyl; Hitchcock On Tour) (APE House)
Home Free “Dive Bar Saints” (includes covers of Vince Gill’s “Go Rest High on That Mountain” and John Denver’s “Take Me Home, Country Roads”; See here; Download; On Tour) (Home Free / The Orchard)
Chrissie Hynde with the Valve Bone Woe Ensemble “Valve Bone Woe” (jazz-dub side project with producers and film score composers Marius de Vries and Eldad Guetta; first singles: “Caroline, No” and “You Don’t Know What Love Is”; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (BMG Rights Management)
Jax Jones “Snacks” (guests: Demi Lovato, Stefflon Don, RAYE, MNEK, Rich the Kid, Years & Years, Bebe Rexha, etc.; Vinyl; Download, released on July 12; On Tour, with Zedd) (Interscope)
Ras Kass “Soul On Ice 2” (guests: Snoop Dogg, Diamond D, Pete Rock, Immortal Technique, Justice League, CeeLo Green, Everlast, Styles P, M.O.P.; new single: “F.L.Y.”; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Mello Music Group)
Steve Lacy (guitarist of space-soul band The Internet) “Apollo XXI” (Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl; Download, released on May 24; On Tour) (3QTR)
Lower Dens “The Competition” (first single: “Young Republicans”; See here; Vinyl; Download) (Ribbon Music)
Mannheim Steamroller “Exotic Spaces” (new single: “Finally”; Hear here; Download; On Tour) (American Gramaphone)
Melanie Martinez “K-12” (producers: Michael Keenan, Kinetics & One Love; Read here; Vinyl; Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Lilac Vinyl; Cassette; Download;
Digital Video: K-12 [The Film]; On Tour)
(Atlantic)
Moonchild (L.A. neo-soul trio) “Little Ghost” (first single: “Too Much to Ask”; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (eOne Music)
NRBQ “Turn On, Tune In [CD + DVD]” (21 tracks recorded live for Sirius/XM and WFMU; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Omnivore Recordings)
Iggy Pop “Free” (first single: “Free”; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour; Merch) (Loma Vista)
Post Malone “Hollywood’s Bleeding” (new single: “Circles”; Hear here; Read here; Download; On Tour; Merch) (Republic)
Sister Hazel “Earth” (seven-song EP; producers: Ben Jackson, Sister Hazel; On Tour) (Croakin Poet)
Sleeping With Sirens “How It Feels To Be Lost” (producers: Matt Good, Zakk Cervini; new single: “Agree to Disagree”; See here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (Sumerian)
Amy Speace “Me and the Ghost of Charlemagne” (producer: Neilson Hubbard; first single: “Me and the Ghost of Charlemagne”; Hear here; On Tour) (Proper)
Status Quo “Backbone” (their 33rd studio album and first without singer-guitarist Rick Parfitt, who died on Dec. 24, 2016; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour; Merch) (earMUSIC)
Lindsey Stirling “Artemis” (first single: “Underground”; See here; Target-Exclusive CD, with two extra songs; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (BMG Rights Management)
Tinariwen “Amadjar” (guests: Warren Ellis, Micah Nelson, Stephen O’Malley, Cass McCombs, Rodolphe Burger; Hear here; Vinyl; Download; On Tour) (ANTI- / Epitaph)
Other Notable Releases
“Lucid,” Anamorph (Anamorph)
“Crawl,” Jom Comyn (Double Lunch)
“I Can’t Even Speak English,” Husky Loops (Fighting Ourselves)
“Something Like a War,” Kindness (Female Energy)
“Aletheia,” O’Flynn (Silver Bear Recordings)
“Rise Twain,” Rise Twain (InsideOutMusic)
“From the Depths of Dreams,” Senses Fail (Pure Noise)
“Burning Sermons,” Liv Sin (Despotz)
“Monster in the Mirror,” Olah Only (Status)
“The Drew Thomson Foundation,” The Drew Thomson Foundation (Dine Alone Music)
“The Kids Are Coming,” TONES AND I (Elektra)
“You Were the Place,” Christof Van Der Ven (Planet Zog)
“A Million Little Pieces (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack),” various artists (Republic)
“To Bathe From the Throat of Cowardice,” Vitriol (Century Media)
“Skies,” Ryan Weitzel (Exit Stencil Recordings)

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New Releases (Downloads)

Artist: Title: Label:
AEIOU (Swiss electro-pop trio) “Loving Cup” (producer: keyboardist Oli Kuster; first single: “Rosemary”; Hear here; On Tour) (Robotpet)
Alessia Cara “This Summer” (six-song EP; new single: “OKAY OKAY”; Hear here; On Tour; Merch) (Def Jam)
Hollyn “bye, sad girl.” (six-song EP; producer: Cole Walowac; Hear here) (Gotee)
MUNA (L.A.-based electro-pop trio) “Saves the World” (first single: “Number One Fan”; See here; Vinyl) (RCA)
Weesp (alternative post-metal band from Minsk, Belarus) “Crystal Clean Waters” (producers: Pavel Sinilo [Everest Media], Weesp; first single: “Illumination”; Hear here) (Zeppelin, Sept. 11)

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Reissues (CDs / Vinyl)

Artist: Title: Label:
The Allman Brothers Band “Fillmore West ’71” (four-CD set capturing their three-show stint, Jan. 29-31, in San Francisco, two months before their legendary Fillmore East performance; Hear here; Read here; Download; Merch) (Allman Brothers Band Recording Company / The Orchard)
America “Live in Central Park 1979” (deluxe CD + DVD edition; See here) (America)
Black Sabbath “The Black Sabbath Collection 1970-1978 [Vinyl]” (10-LP box set; Merch) (Rhino / Warner)
Caravan “The Decca / Deram Years” (nine-CD box set covering 1970-75, including “The Show of Our Lives: Live At the BBC 1970-1975”; Amazon UK) (UMC)
Belinda Carlisle “Gold” (56 songs on three CDs, including a new recording of Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now”; See here; Hear here; Amazon UK; Vinyl), “Runaway Horses (30th Anniversary Edition)” (1989 album; four-LP, one-CD box set features 7-inch versions, remixes, dub mixes and a cappellas, as well as three new songs; Amazon UK; On Tour) (Crimson / Demon Music Group)
Miles Davis “Rubberband” (1985 album was intended to be his first for Warner but was shelved; now completed by the original producers, Randy Hall and Zane Giles, with Davis’ nephew, Vince Wilburn Jr., who also performed on the album; Hear here; Read here; Vinyl; Download; Merch) (Rhino / Warner)
Ian & Sylvia “The Lost Tapes” (two CDs, 26 songs; in early 2019, Sylvia discovered a box of old 1/4″ analog tapes in her attic that were professionally recorded in the early 1970s in front of a studio audience; Hear here; Download) (Stony Plain)
Cyndi Lauper “Greatest Hits: Japanese Singles Collection” (CD/DVD set features 19 tracks and 26 accompanying videos; Read here; Amazon UK) (Sony Music Japan)
XXXTentacion “? (Deluxe Edition)” (2018 album; two-CD set includes the original album, all of its instrumentals, the “A GHETTO CHRISTMAS CAROL” EP, plus new original material, newly remixed songs, unreleased voice memos, etc.; Vinyl; Download) (Bad Vibes Forever / Capitol)

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Reissues (Downloads)

Artist: Title: Label:
Kleer “The Complete Atlantic Albums” (54 songs) (Warner Music Group / X5 Music Group)
Re-Flex “The Politics of Dancing (Expanded Edition)” (1983 album; with 12 bonus mixes; See here) (Warner Music Group / X5 Music Group)
Various artists “80’s Album Classics” (26-song compilation) (Warner Music Group / X5 Music Group)

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DVD / Blu-ray

Artist(s)/cast: Title: Studio/label:
Various artists “Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes [DVD]” (2019 documentary, directed by Swiss filmmaker Sophie Huber; See here; Blu-ray) (Eagle Rock)
Various artists “Echo in the Canyon [DVD]” (2019 documentary, directed by Andrew Slater; See here; Blu-ray) (Greenwich Entertainment, Sept. 10)
Various artists “Rock and Roll Hall of Fame In Concert [DVD]” (11-disc box set covering 30 years of induction ceremonies) (Time Life, Sept. 10)

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