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Pause & Play Today: June 12, 2022

Cass McCombs

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]UPDATES / ADDITIONS[/su_highlight]


“18,” Jeff Beck & Johnny Depp – July 15

“Body Machine,” Priest – July 15

“Hotel Kalifornia,” Hollywood Undead – Aug. 12

“Heartmind,” Cass McCombs – Aug. 19

“Forgotten Toys,” David Paich – Aug. 19

“Life After Death,” TobyMac – Aug. 19

“Heroes,” The Midnight – Sept. 9

“Electronic Generations,” Carl Cox – Sept. 16

“Rolling Golden Holy,” Bonny Light Horseman – Oct. 7

“Born Demon,” Sahg – Oct. 21

“Rad Wings of Destiny,” Ugly Kid Joe – Oct. 21

Father’s Day Gift Ideas. »

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Pride Month on Prime Video. »


“Superior Quality Recordings 2003-2010,” The Bluetones – Aug. 12

“The Albums 1975-1985,” The New Seekers – Aug. 12


“Alone Together,” Dave Mason – Aug. 12

“Killer (50th Anniversary Edition),” Alice Cooper – Aug. 19

“Once Bitten: The CBS Collection,” Ian Hunter – Aug. 19

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]JUST RELEASED[/su_highlight] (surprise releases + more)

“New Mythology,” Nick Mulvey (Mercury Prize-nominated artist’s first album in five years; producer: Renaud Letang; Hear here; Verve Forecast)

“Songs from The Hard Shoulder,” The Tangent (new single: “The Changes”; Hear here; InsideOutMusic)

“Harmless Fun,” Belot (five-song EP; Hear here; Neon Gold)

“The Night Sky,” Eighty Ninety (Hear here; Eighty Ninety)

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]NEW SONGS[/su_highlight] (click on title to stream)

There’s a Moon On, Pixies |
Nevermore, Lamb of God |
This and That Pt. 2, Journee Belle feat. Lakeyah |
Stuck in the Middle, Greentea Peng |
Rise, The Rasmus |
Betty (Get Money), Yung Gravy |
Hollywood, 12AM |
Fences, Taylor Alexander
Seasonal Depression, Twin XL |
Lately I’ve Been Hoping, Kadeema |
Doors, Sabrina Song |
R A B O N A, Matveï |
Finesse, Pheelz |
Us, Tommy Ice
Vacant, ACER |
On My Own, Jamie Fine |
On Your Side, Anjalts
What I Love About You, Ha’angana and The Cliftones |
Let It All Lay Bare, Scott Clay | See here
Timba, Ricky Lake

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]TODAY’S BIRTHDAYS[/su_highlight]

Richard Sherman (94)
Mimi Coertse (90)
Roy Harper (81)
Bun E. Carlos (71)
Junior Brown (70)
Rocky Burnette (69)
Meredith Brooks (64)
John Linnell (63)
Grandmaster Dee (60)
Bardi Martin [Candlebox] (53)
Kenny Wayne Shepherd (45)
Robyn (43)
John Gourley [Portgual. The Man] (41)
Chris Young (37)

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Getting caught up …

June 11 Birthdays: Joey Dee (82), Frank Beard (73), Graham Russell (72), Donnie Van Zant (70), Johnny Neel (68), Gioia Bruno [Exposé] (59), Dan Lavery [Tonic] (56), Bruce Robison (56), Smilin’ Jay McDowell (53), Tai Anderson [Third Day] (46)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]IN REMEMBRANCE[/su_highlight]

June 12:

Jon Hiseman (1944-2018)

Carl Gardner (1928-2011)

Jimmy Dorsey (1904-1957)

June 11:

Ron Moody (1924-2015)

Ornette Coleman (1930-2015)

Jim Ed Brown (1934-2015)

Seth Putnam (1968-2011)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]RANDOM LYRICS[/su_highlight]

“Whether yellow, black or white
Each and every man’s the same inside”

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]RELEASED ON JUNE 12 … IN 1990[/su_highlight]

“Mariah Carey,” Mariah Carey (her debut album spent 11 weeks atop the Billboard chart, with her first four singles – “Vision of Love,” “Love Takes Time,” “Someday” and “I Don’t Wanna Cry” – all reaching No. 1 on the Hot 100, the first act since The Jackson 5 to achieve that feat; producers: Walter Afanasieff, Carey, Rhett Lawrence, Ben Margulies, Ric Wake, Narada Michael Walden; Columbia)

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]RELEASED ON JUNE 11 … IN 1987[/su_highlight]

“Bigger and Deffer,” LL Cool J (his second album, featuring “I’m Bad” and the rap ballad “I Need Love”; the album peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard and sold more than 2 million copies in the U.S.; producers: LL Cool J, L.A. Posse; Def Jam / Columbia)

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[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]R.I.P.[/su_highlight]

Al Cooley (Nashville A&R veteran)

Baxter Black (American cowboy poet)

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]MUSIC HEADLINES[/su_highlight]

> Toby Keith Announces He’s Been Fighting Stomach Cancer | CNN

> Billie Eilish Forced To Pause London Concert After Fans Suffer In Heat | Deadline

> 18 Albums That Defined The Last Decade | BuzzFeed

> Roddy Ricch Arrested on Gun Charges, Misses Gov Ball Set | Rolling Stone

[su_highlight background=”#f29999″]TOUR NEWS[/su_highlight] (see more Tour Dates)

> Morrissey Announces Full 2022 UK Tour | NME

> Mike Campbell to Play Fall Concert Dates With The Who | Ultimate Classic Rock

Binge on “The Boys.” »

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