Categories: New releases

Nov. 29, 2011

New stuff

Artist:Title:Label/Due date:
Jimmy Cliff“Sacred Fire EP” (his first studio recordings in seven years; five songs, including covers of “Guns of Brixton” and “A Hard Rain’s a-Gonna Fall”; producer: Rancid’s Tim Armstrong; Hear here; MP3 Download)(Collective Sounds, Nov. 29, 2011)
Hot Chelle Rae“Whatever” (first single: “I Like It Like That”; Hear here; MP3 Download)(RCA, Nov. 29, 2011)
Lagos (a collaboration between producers Radius and LEO123)“Lagos [MP3 Download]” (six-song EP; Hear here)(Old Tacoma, Nov. 29, 2011)
Linda Lavin (Tony Award winner)“Possibilities” (producer: John Brown; musical direction, arrangements and piano accompaniment by Billy Stritch; Hear here; MP3 Download)(Sh-k-Boom/Ghostlight, Nov. 29, 2011)
Lemonheads, The“Hotel Sessions” (15 songs; Hear here; Vinyl)(Hall of Records/Breath of Saltwater, Nov. 29, 2011)
Martin Patino (Italian house artist)“Hommage a la Sodomie [MP3 Download]” (four mixes of single, plus “Mindgames”; Hear here)(Suara, Nov. 28, 2011)
Shonen Knife“Sweet Christmas [MP3 Download]” (three-song EP; Hear here)(Good Charamel, Nov. 29, 2011)
Trey Songz“Inevitable” (five-song EP; Hear here; MP3 Download)(Songbook/Atlantic, Nov. 29, 2011)
Various artists“Songs of Anarchy: Music from Sons of Anarchy Seasons 1-4 [TV soundtrack]” (15 songs from the FX series, including the theme song “This Life” by Curtis Stigers & The Forest Rangers; actress Katey Sagal also performs four songs; MP3 Download)(Columbia, Nov. 29, 2011)


Artist:Title:Label/Due date:
Brand New“Your Favorite Weapon: Deluxe Edition” (2001 album; remastered, with seven bonus demos; Vinyl)(Razor & Tie/Triple Crown, Nov. 29, 2011)
Eddy Ducin & His Orchestra“The Sophisticated Stylings of Eddy Ducin & His Orchestra: 1933-37, Volume II” (20 songs)(Take Two, Nov. 29, 2011)
Gorillaz“The Singles Collection 2001-2011” (Vinyl; Deluxe edition; MP3 Download)(Virgin, Nov. 29, 2011)
Hot Chocolate“Essential [MP3 Download]” (18 songs)(Capitol/EMI, Nov. 29, 2011)
Mannheim Steamroller“Mannheim Ultimate Christmas Collection [Box set]” (8 CDs)(American Gramaphone, Nov. 29, 2011)
Kylie Minogue“Aphrodite: Les Folies [CD/DVD]” (three CDs, one DVD; filmed at O2 Arena show in London; with 12-page booklet and a 35-minute documentary; See here; Blu-ray)(Astralwerks, Nov. 29, 2011)
Gary Moore“Essential [MP3 Download]” (15 songs)(Capitol/EMI, Nov. 29, 2011)
Pink Martini“A Retrospective” (21 songs; MP3 Download)(Heinz, Nov. 29, 2011)
Smashing Pumpkins, The“Gish” (1991 album; remastered; CD/DVD, with 18 bonus tracks and the DVD “Live at The Metro, Chicago, IL 8/25/90”; Vinyl; MP3 Download), “Siamese Dream” (1993 album; remastered; CD/DVD, with 18 bonus tracks and the DVD “Live at The Metro, Chicago, 8/14/93”; Vinyl; MP3 Download)(EMI, Nov. 29, 2011)
Spandau Ballet“Essential [MP3 Download]” (15 songs)(Chrysalis/EMI, Nov. 29, 2011)
Stranglers, The“Essential [MP3 Download]” (15 songs)(Capitol/EMI, Nov. 29, 2011)
Talk Talk“Essential [MP3 Download]” (15 songs)(Capitol/EMI, Nov. 29, 2011)
Richard Thompson“Strict Tempo!” (1981 album; remastered; MP3 Download)(Omnivore Recordings, Nov. 29, 2011)
Various artists“Hawaiian Memories: Vintage Recordings 1928-1941” (2 CDs, 40 songs), “Latin Sounds of the Past: Original Recordings 1927-1941” (2 CDs, 40 songs), “Legendary Voices of Vaudeville” (2 CDs, 40 songs), “Pioneers of the Theatre Organ: Vintage Recordings 1926-1940” (2 CDs, 40 songs), “The Wonderful 30s: The Golden Age of Popular Song” (3 CDs, 50 songs)(Take Two, Nov. 29, 2011)
Yes“In the Present: Live From Lyon [CD/DVD]” (2-CD, one DVD set, recorded on Dec. 1, 2009; MP3 Download)(Frontiers, Nov. 29, 2011)


Artist:Title:Label/Due date:
Adele“Live at the Royal Albert Hall [DVD/CD]” (September 2011 performance; See here; Read here; Blu-ray/CD)(Columbia, Nov. 29, 2011)
Beyoncé“Live At Roseland [DVD]” (originially sold exclusively at Walmart on Nov. 21; 26-song concert in August; Read here)(Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia, Nov. 29, 2011)
Dixie Chicks“VH1 Storytellers: Dixie Chicks [DVD]” (See here; Blu-ray)(Sony, Nov. 29, 2011)
Rolling Stones, The“Rolling Stones: Some Girls Live in Texas [Blu-ray/CD]” (previously unreleased 1978 concert in Fort Worth; See here)(Eagle Rock, Nov. 29, 2011)
Take That“Progress Live [DVD]” (2 discs)(Universal, Nov. 29, 2011)
Bonnie Tyler“Live in Germany 1993 [DVD]”(ZYX Music, Nov. 29, 2011)

Music Books

Subject/ Author(s):Title:Publisher/Due date:
Bruce Cockburn“Kicking at the Darkness: Bruce Cockburn and the Christian Imagination [Paperback]” (author: Brian J. Walsh; Kindle)(Brazos Press, Dec. 1, 2011)
Dave Grohl“This Is a Call: The Life and Times of Dave Grohl [Hardcover]” (author: Paul Brannigan; Paperback; Kindle)(Da Capo Press, Nov. 29, 2011)
Queen“Queen: On Camera, Off Guard 1969-85 [Hardcover]” (author: Mark Hayward)(Pavilion, Dec. 1, 2011)
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