What’s New June 7, 2011: Albums, books, singles and more

MAY 3

  • Stevie Nicks, In Your Dreams (Reprise). CD.
  • Fleet Foxes, Helplessness Blues (Sub Pop). CD, V LP.
  • Beastie Boys, Hot Sauce Committee Part Two (Capitol Records) CD. Clean version also available.
  • Sade, The Ultimate Collection (Epic) 2 CDs.
  • Various artists, Now 38: That’s What I Call Music (Capitol). CD.
  • Sixx: AM, This Is Gonna Hurt (Eleven Seven Music). CD.
  • Shinedown, Somewhere in The Stratosphere (Atlantic) 2 CD + 2 DVD.
  • Jennifer Lopez, Love? (Island). CD. CE.
  • Donny Osmond and Marie Osmond, Donny & Marie (MPCA). CD.
  • Musiq (Soulchild), Musiqinthemagiq (Atlantic/WEA). CD.
  • Brandie Carlile, Live at Benaroya Hall With the Seattle Symphony (Columbia). CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Wonderland original Broadway cast (Sony Masterworks). CD.
  • Barry Manilow, Duets (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Kate & Anna McGarrigle, Tell My Sister (Nonesuch). 3 CDs.
  • Rush, Moving Pictures (Mercury). CD + BD. DE.
  • Kelly Price, Kelly (My Block). CD.
  • RuPaul, Glamazon (RuCo Inc.) CD.
  • Karrin Allyson, Round Midnight (Concord Records). CD.
  • Eliza Gilkyson, Roses at the End of Time (Red House Records). CD.
  • Patrick Doyle, Thor soundtrack (Buena Vista Records). CD.
  • Various artists, Fast Five soundtrack (ABKCO). CD.
  • Priscilla Ahn, When You Grow Up (Blue Note Records). CD.
  • Blind Boys of Alabama, Take The High Road (Saguaro Road Records). CD.
  • Uriah Heep, Into The Wild (Frontiers Records). CD.
  • Loudon Wainwright III, 40 Odd Years (Shout! Factory) 4 CD + DVD. BS.
  • John Mayall, Howling At The Moon (Secret Records). CD.
  • Nicole C. Mullen, Captivated (Maranatha). CD.
  • Poison, Double Dose: Ultimate Hits (Capitol) 2 CDs.
  • Doug Stanhope, Oslo: Burning The Bridge to Nowhere (Roadrunner Records) CD + DVD.
  • Metropolitan Opera, Die Walkure (Sony Masterworks). 3 CDs.
  • Dredg, Chuckles & Mr. Squeezy (Superball Music). CD.
  • Steve Hackett, Live Rails (Inside Out U.S.) CD.
  • Galactic, The Other Side of Midnight: Live in New Orleans. (Anti). CD.
  • Leaves Eyes, Meredead (Napalm Records) CD. LE.
  • Morrissey, Very Best of  (EMI Import). CD + DVD. I.
  • Colt Ford, Every Chance I Get (Average Joe’s Entertainment). CD.
  • Brian Tyler, Fast Five original motion picture score (Varese Sarabande). CD.
  • King Kobra, King Kobra (Frontiers Records) CD.
  • Ulver, Wars of the Roses (KScope). CD.
  • Dwarves, Born Again (MVD Visual). V LP, LP + DVD, CD. DE.
  • Cheap Trick, In Color (Audio Fidelity), V LP. LE.
  • The Beat, Special Beat Service (Mobile Fidelity Koch), CD, AC, V LP.
  • La Dispute & Koji, Never Come Undone (No Sleep Records). V LP.
  • DJ Quik, Book of David (Mad Science) 2 CDs, 2 V LP.
  • Septic Flesh, The Great Mass (Seasons of Mist) CD, 2 CD versions available.
  • Amanda Shires, Carrying Lightning (101 Distribution). CD.
  • Donnacha Dennehy, Gra agus Bas (Nonesuch). CD.
  • Chris Tilton, Fringe Season 2 soundtrack (Varese Sarabande). CD.
  • Metropolitan Opera, Beethoven: Fidelio (Sony Masterworks). 2 CDs.
  • Title Fight, Shed (Side One Dummy). CD, V LP.
  • Incredible String Band, Big Huge (4 Men With Beards). CD, V LP.
  • Hollies, Bus Stop (Sundazed Music Inc.) CD, V LP.
  • Dave Depper, Ram Project (Jackpot Records). CD, V LP.
  • International Submarine Band featuring Gram Parsons, The Russians are Coming/Truck Driving Man (Sundazed Music) V, S.
  • Mychael Danna and Jeff Danna, Camelot soundtrack (Varese Sarabande). CD.
  • Metropolitan Opera, Wagner: Die Mesitersinger Von Nurnberg (Sony Masterworks). 3 CDs.
  • Lou Reed, Walk on the Wild Side – Live 1972 (IMV Blueline). CD.
  • Miles Davis, Jazz Legend. (Aao Music) 3 CDs. SE.
  • Carter Burwell, Mildred Pierce soundtrack (Varese Sarabande). CD.
  • Jeffrey Foucault, Horse Latitudes (Signature Sounds). CD.
  • Various artists, Now That’s What I Call The ‘80s Hits (Capitol). CD.
  • John Martyn, Heaven & Earth (Liaison Music). CD.
  • Saul Hernandez, Remando (EMI Latin). CD.
  • Garland Jeffreys, Ghost Writer/One-Eyed Jack/American Boy (Raven). 2 CDs.
  • Tara Nevins, Wood & Stone (Sugarhill). CD, V LP.
  • Julia Fischer, Poeme (Decca). CD.
  • Association, And Then Along Comes The Association (Now Sounds). CD. I.
  • The Metropolitan Oper, Mozart: Le Nozze Di Figaro (Sony Masterworks). 3 CDs.
  • Leif Ove Andsnes, Christian Tetzlaff and Tanja Tetzlaff, Schumann: Complete Works for Piano Trio (EMI Classics) 2 CDs.
  • Midnattsol, The Metamorphosis Melody (Napalm Records). 2 CDs. LE.
  • Chicago Mass Choir, XV, (New Haven Records). CD.
  • Architecture in Helsinki, Moment Bends (Downtown). CD, V LP.
  • Artillery, My Blood (Metal Mind). CD. LE.
  • Putumayo Presents, Jazz (Putumayo World Music). CD.
  • While Heaven Wept, Fear of Infinity (Nuclear Blast America). CD.
  • R.E.M., The Lowdown (Sexy Intellectual). CD.
  • Mick Harvey, Sketches From the Book of The Dead (Mute U.S.). CD, V LP.
  • Voodoo Circle, Broken Heart Syndrome (AFM Records). CD.
  • Various Artists, The 100 Best Jazz Tunes of the 1950s (Chrome Dreams). 8 CDs.
  • John Waller, As for Me & My House (Provident). CD. Enhanced.
  • Various artists, Delta Swamp Rock: Sounds from the South (101 Distribution). 2 CDs. I.
  • Nick Warren, Balance 018° ’ ” (PID). 2 CDs. I.
  • Blitzkid, Apparitional (People Like You Records). CD.
  • Jean-Luc Ponty, Open Strings (Promising Music). CD.
  • Tiempo Libre, My Secret Radio (Sony Music Distributions). CD.
  • Shobiz and KRS One, Godsville (Ditc Records). CD.
  • Tonya Baker, Live Encounter (Kingdom Records). CD.
  • Cheeseburger, Another Big Night Down The Drain (Williams Street). CD.
  • Martina McBride, X2: Martina/Timeless (Sony Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • Maxwell, X2: Embrya/Maxwell MTV Unplugged (Sony Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • Karl Jenkins, The Very Best of Karl Jenkins (EMI Classics). 2 CDs.
  • Skindred, Union Black (101 Distribution) CD. I.
  • Poodles, Performacracy (Frontiers Records). CD.
  • Hyland, Weight & Measures (Bec Recordings/EMD). CD.
  • Kirk Franklin, X2: Kirk Franklin & The Family/Whatcha Lookin 4 (Sony Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • Gruff Rhys, Hotel Shampoo (Wichita Recordings) CD, V LP.
  • The Hollies, Beat Group! (Sundazed Music Inc.) V LP.
  • Ill Bill & Vinnie Paz, Heavy Metal Kings (Enemy Soil) CD, V LP.
  • Ed Kowalczyk, Alive (Music on Vinyl) CD, V LP, I.
  • Argus, Boldly Stride The Doomed (Cruz Del Sur). CD.
  • Incredible String Band, Wee Tam (4 Men With Beards) CD, V LP.
  • James Pants, James Pants (no label listed) 2 V LPs.
  • Imperial State Electric, In Concert! (no label listed) V LP.
  • Torment, The Collector’s Edition (no label listed) V LP.
  • Des Ark, Don’t Rock the Boat Sink The Fucker (Drag City). CD, V LP.
  • National Lampoon, That’s Not Funny, That’s Sick (Uproar). V LP.
  • Various artists, DJ Andy Smith’s Jam Up Twist (Beat Goes Public) CD, V LP. I.
  • Brian Regan, Live, (Uproar) V LP.
  • Birds of Avalon, Birds of Avalon (Gigantic) V LP.
  • Nomeansno, Old (Southern Records) V LP.
  • Various artists, Persian Funk (Secret Stash) V LP.
  • Joel Jerome, When Beck Was Cool (Future Farmer). CD, V LP.
  • Pygmy Lush, Old Friends (Drag City). CD,  V LP.
  • You, Me and Everyone We Know, Things Are Really Weird Right Now (Bridge NIne Records/Lumberjack), V S.
  • Magnetix, With Their Amazing First Album (no label listed) CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Funky Sex Machines (Soul Patrol) V LP.
  • Jula De Palma, Jula in Jazz () V LP.
  • Rioux, Everything You Need is Right Here (Phantom Domestic) V LP.
  • Foundation, When The Smoke Clears (Bridge Nine Records/Lumberjack) CD, V LP.
  • Sandy Salisbury, Sandy! (100% Womon) V LP.
  • Zeus, Permanent Scar/The Darkness (Arts & Crafts) V S.
  • Tarfufi, Goodwill of The Scars (Southern Records). V LP.
  • David Peel, Bring Back The Beatles (Globus) CD, V LP.
  • Fling, When The Madhouse Appear (Dangerbird Spain) CD, V LP.
  • Charles Mingus, Alternate Moods of Tijuana (Doxy) V LP.
  • Periphery, Periphery (no label listed) V LP.
  • Porcelain Raft, Tip of Your Tongue (no label listed) V S.
  • Aesop Rock, None Shall Pass (Block Block Chop) CD, V LP.
  • Winstons, Color Him Father (Fuel 2000). CD, V LP.
  • Twisted Tower Dire, Make It Dark (Cruz Del Sur). CD.
  • Lee Perry and Upsetters, Return of Sound System Scratch: More Lee Perry (Pressure Sounds). V LP, CD.
  • Duff McKagan’s Loaded, The Taking (Eagle Rock Records). CD, V LP.
  • Toto, 25th Anniversary: Live in Amsterdam (Music on Vinyl). 2 V LPs, I.
  • Louis Barron, Bebe Barron, Forbidden Planet soundtrack (Poppydisc/Revola). V LP.
  • Owiny Sigoma Band, Owiny Sigoma Band (Brownswood) 2 CDs, 2 V LPs.
  • Skeletons, People (Shinkoyo) CD, V LP.
  • James Pants, James Pants (Stones Throw). CD.
  • Big Scoop, Damn Fool (Strange Music). CD.
  • Sounds Under Radio, Where My Communist Heart Meets My Capitalist Mind (Caroline). CD.
  • Crass, Christ The Album (Crass). CD, V LP, AC.
  • Daniel Barenboim, Daniel Barenboim Plays Chopin: The Warsaw Recital (Deutsche Grammophon). CD. Live.
  • Mitsuko Uchido and Cleveland Orchestra, Mozart Concertos Nos. 20 & 27 (Decca). CD.
  • Blame Sally, Speeding Ticket and A Valentine (Rocket Science). CD.
  • Sugar Cane Harris, Cup Full of Dreams (Promising Music). V LP, CD.
  • Tercer Cielo, Viaje a Las Estrellas (Verve). CD.
  • UFO, Live in Texas 21st March 1979 (Floating World). CD.
  • Thin Lizzy, Live in London 2011 (Concert Live) CD. I.
  • Title Fight, Shed (Side One Dummy). V LP, CD.
  • Charlie Rich, A Rich Anthology 1959-1978 (Raven Records/Ka). CD.
  • Constantinople, Premiers Songes/Early Dreams (Analekta). CD.
  • Satan’s Host, By The Hands of The Devil (Moribund Records). CD.
  • Xerath, II (Candlelight). CD.
  • Grace Slick, Manhole (Floating World) CD V LP, AC. I.
  • Daniel Barenboim, Staatskapelle Berlin, Andris Nelsons, The Chopin Concertos (Deutsche Grammophon). CD.
  • Beatle Jam, Live At The Keswick Theatre (Floating World). CD. I.
  • Pepsi & Shirley, All Right Now (Cherry Pop) CD, V LP, AC. I.
  • Taylor Swift, X-Posed: The Interview (Chrome Dreams). CD.
  • Various artists, Smooth Jazz No. 1 Hits (Concord Records). CD.
  • The Jolly Boys, Great Expectation (Entertainment One Music). CD.
  • Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Fa original recording (5Passion). CD.
  • Various artists, The Bullet Records Story: The First Americana Label (Yellow). 3 CDs.
  • Various artists, Fuel Records Presents The Fire/Fury R&B Story (Fuel 2000). 2 CDs.
  • INXS, Original Sin (Rhino). CD, V LP.
  • Kidd Kidd, The Reallionaire (TVT/The Orchard). CD.
  • Wanda Jackson, Let’s Have A Party: The Very Best of Wanda Jackson (Varese Fontana). CD.
  • Various artists, The Elgar Edition: The Complete Electrical REcordings of Sir Edward Elgar (EMI) 9 CDs. BS.
  • Guy J, 1000 Words (EXCQ). CD. I.
  • Suidakra, Book of Dowth (AFM Records). CD.
  • Before The Dawn, Deathstar Rising (Nuclear Blast America). CD.
  • Epitaph, Outside The Law (M.I.G. Music GMBH). CD. RM. Extra tracks.
  • Illmind, Behind The Curtain (Nature Sounds) CD.
  • Nine Stones Close, Traces (Progrock Records). CD.
  • Various artists, Exotic Beatles 4: Plastic Soul (Exotica) CD. I.
  • Gene Krupa and Buddy Rich, Drum Battle at JATP (Chrome Dreams). DE. I.
  • Niagara, Niagara (MIG Music GMBH). 3 CDs.
  • Mountain, Twin Peaks/Avalanche (100% WOMON) 2 CDs. I.
  • L.C. Ulmer, Blues Come Yonder (Hill Country) CD.
  • Edward Elgar and Sir John Barbirolli, British Ccomposers: Barbirolli conducts Elgar (EMI Classics) 5 CDs.
  • Beethoven Orchester Bonn, Bruckner: Symphony in D Minor ‘Nulte’/Three Pieces/March (MDG) Hybrid SACD-DSD.
  • Ian & The Zodiacs,The Best of Ian & The Zodiacs: Wade in the Water (RPM Records U.K.) I. OR, RM.
  • Rob Zombie, Icon (Geffen Records) 2 CDs.
  • Odin’s Court, Human Life in Motion (Progrock Records). CD.
  • Donnie McClurkin, X2: We Praise You/Donnie McClurkin Again (Sony Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • Shakra, Back on Track (AFM Records) CD.
  • Alexz Johnson, Reloaded (PID). CD. I.
  • Jerry Lee Lewis, Old Time Religion-Rare Recordings in Church (Bear Family). CD.
  • Wormrot, Dirge (Earache Records). CD.
  • Western Jazz Band, Songs of Happiness, POisn and Ululation (Sterns Arc Ltd.) CD.
  • Chichiro Yamanaka, Forever Begins (Emarcy/UMGD). CD.
  • Blitz The Ambassador, Native Sun (EMBS). CD, V LP.

MAY 10

  • Rory Gallagher, Rory Gallagher (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD reissue.
  • Rory Gallagher, Deuce (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD reissue.
  • Rory Gallagher, Blueprint (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD reissue.
  • Rory Gallagher, Live in Europe (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD reissue.
  • Christopher Cross, Doctor Faith (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD.. This is Cross’ first all-new studio album in 13 years. Features guest appearances by Michael McDonald and guitarist Eric Johnson.
  • Nazareth, Big Dogz (Eagle Rock Entertainment) CD.
  • The Creator Tyler, Goblin (XL Recordings) CD,  V LP.
  • Bob Dylan, Bob Dylan In Concert: Brandeis University 1963 (Sony Legacy) V LP.
  • Pearl Jam, Vs. (Sony Legacy). V LP. RM.
  • Pearl Jam, Vitalogy (Sony Legacy) 2 V LPs. RM.
  • Paul Simon, So Beautiful or What (Hear Music) CD, V LP.
  • Man Man, Life Fantastic (Anti) CD, V LP.
  • The Lonely Island, Turtleneck & Chain (Republic) CD, V LP. Clean version also available.
  • Metallica, S&M (Warner Bros.) 6 V LPs, 3 V LPs.
  • Urge Overkill, Rock and Roll Submarine (Redeye Label) CD, V LP.
  • Other Lives, Tamer Animals (TBD Records) CD, V LP.
  • Zomby, Natalia’s Song (4 ad Records) V S.
  • Robbie Robertson, How To Become Clairvoyant (429 Records) 2 V LPs.
  • Johnny Winter, Still Alive And Well (Friday Music) V LP.
  • Prince, 1999 (Rhino Records) V LP.
  • Booker T. Jones, The Road From Memphis (Anti). CD, V LP.
  • Balance & Composure, Separation (No Sleep Records) CD, V LP.
  • Prince, Dirty Mind (Rhino Records) V LP.
  • This Will Destroy You, Tunnel Blanket (Suicide Squeeze). 2 CDs, 2 V LPs.
  • Sloan, The Double Cross (Yep Roc Records). CD, V LP.
  • Loggins & Messin, Sittin’ In (Friday Music) V LP. 180-gram audiophile vinyl.
  • Prince, Controversy (Rhino Records) V LP.
  • Various artists, Hank Williams: Timeless (Lost Highway) V LP.
  • Ema, Past Life Martyred Saints (Redeye Label) CD, V LP.
  • Zombi, Escape Velocity (Relapse) CD, V LP.
  • Johnny Cash, American VI: Ain’t No Grave (American Recordings) V LP. LE clear vinyl pressing.
  • Dengue Fever, Cannibal Courtship (Fantasy). CD, V LP.
  • Yelle, Safari Disco Club (Downtown) V LP.
  • Sebastien Tellier, Sexuality (Red General Catalog) CD, V LP. LE.
  • Peter Case, Case Files (Alive Records) CD, V LP.
  • Korn, The Essential Korn (Epic/Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • The Mike Eldred Trio, 61 and 49 (Zoho Reoots). CD.
  • Architecture in Helsinki, Moment Bends (Downtown) CD, V LP.
  • Thee Oh Sees, Castlemania (In The Red Records). CD, V LP.
  • Atillio Mineo, Man in Space With Sounds ( Subliminal Sounds) CD, V LP.
  • Mountains, Air Museum (Thrill Jockey) CD, V LP.
  • Tommy Shaw, The Great Divide (Pazzo Music) 2 CDs, 2 V LPs.
  • Africa Hitech, 93 Million Miles (Warp Records). CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Martin: Der Sturm (Hyperion). CD. I.
  • Rise Against  and Face To Face, Blind/The Good Left Undone (no label listed) CD, V LP.
  • The Sea and Cake, Moonlight Butterfly (Thrill Jockey). CD, V LP.
  • Bessie Smith, Please Help Me Get Him Off My Mind (Monk).  V LP.
  • Mindless Self Indulgence, Tighter (The End Records) 2 CDs, 2 V LPs.
  • Liturgy, Aesthetica (Thrill Jockey) 2 CDs, 2 V LPs.
  • Love Inks, E.S.P. (City Slang) CD, V LP.
  • Mantana Roberts, Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens De Couleur Libre (Constellation) CD, V LP.
  • Charley Horse, Professional Sinners (1-2-3-4 Go) V LP.
  • New York Dolls, Dancing Backward in High Heels (429 Records) V LP.
  • Johnny Cash, Bootleg 1 Personal File (Music on Vinyl) 3 CDs, 3 V LPs. I.
  • Cyril Diaz & His Orchestra, Voodoo (no label) V EP.
  • Easy Star All-Stars, First Light (Easy Star) CD, V LP.’
  • Horror The Horror, Wilderness (Tapete Records) CD, V LP.
  • Trentemoller, Shades of Marlbe Remixes (In My Room) V EP.
  • Jesse Morris & The Man Cougars, Jesse Morris & The Man Cougars (1-2-3-4 GO) CD, V LP.
  • Mexicans With Guns, Ceremony (Innovative Leisure). CD, V LP.
  • Tim Barry, Rivanna Junction (Chunksaah) CD, V LP.
  • Helado Negro, Canta Lechuza (Asthmatic Kitty) CD, V LP.
  • Crippled Black Phoenix, Resurrectionists (Invada) 2 CDs , 2 V LPs.
  • City Center, Redeemer (K Records) CD, V LP.
  • Captain Beefheart & Magic Band, Translucent Fresnel Live 72/73 The Nan True’s Hole Tapes Vol. 1 (Ozit Records U.K.) 2 V LPs.
  • Darkest Hour, Human Romance (Original Rec Group) CD, V LP.
  • Sebastien Tellier, Divine (Red General Catalog) V S. LE.
  • Michael Hurley, Snockgrass (Light in The Attic) CD, V LP.
  • Spraynard, Funtitled (Asian Man) CD, V LP.
  • Wooden Wand, Circle (Redeye Level) V S.
  • Psychedelic Horseshit, Laced (Fat Cat) CD, V LP.
  • Virgin Islands, Ernie Chambers V. God (The Control Group) CD, V LP.
  • Crippled Black Phoenix, Night Raider (Invada) 2 V LPs.
  • Joan of Arc, Life Like (Polyvinyl Records) CD, V LP.
  • GG Allin and Antiseen, GG Allin And Antiseen (1-2-3-4 Go) V LP. PD.
  • Various artists, Freude AM Tanzen 5zig (Freude-Am-Tanzen). V LP.
  • Memory Map, Holiday Band (Joyful Noise Records) V LP.
  • Ellen Alien, Dust Remixes (BPitch Control) V EP.
  • Serpentina Satelite, Mecanica Celeste (Rocket Recordings) V LP.
  • Mollono.Bass, My Hidden Playground (Acker Records) V EP.
  • Gobble Gobble, Boring Horror (Debonton) V S.
  • Deep Love, Deep Love 50 (Dirt Crew) V S.
  • Orange Muse, Bump (Colourful Recordings) V S.
  • Fog, Digglers Romance (Metroline Limited) V S.
  • Connan Mockasin, Forever Dolphin (Because Music) CD, V S.
  • Pinch & Loefah, Broken/Paranormal Activity (Tectonic) V EP.
  • Leather, Sterile (Jade Tree Records) V S.
  • Ikebe Shakedown, Tijunga (Ubiquity Records) V S. LE.
  • Gang Gang Dance, Glass Jar/Mindkilla (4ad Records) V S.
  • Gras och Stenar Trad, Gardet 12.6.1970 (Subliminal Sounds) CD, V LP.
  • Lloyd Cole, Broken Records (Tapete Records) V LP.
  • Johnny Cash, Bootleg 2 From Memphis To Hollywood Personal File (Music on Vinyl) V LP. I.
  • Hosh, Remix Session (Diynamic) V EP.
  • Alex Picone, Fahrenheit (Cadenza) V S.
  • Jacek Sienkiewicz, On The Road Again (Cocoon) V EP.
  • Bruce Gilbert, This Way With The Shivering Man (Editions Mego) CD, V LP.
  • Laura Veirs, Triumphs & Travails of Orphan Mae (Raven Marching Band Records) CD, V LP.
  • Good Luck Mountain, Good Luck Mountain (Royal Potato Family) V LP.
  • Diego, Holidays for Hypocrites (Treibstoff) V S.
  • Tim Barry, 28th & Stonewall (Chunksaah) CD, V LP.
  • Clapz II Dogz, Clapz II Dogz (Glasstable) V EP.
  • Young Legionnaire, Crisis Works (Wichita Recordings) CD, V LP.
  • Smash TV, World Wide Wet (Leena) V EP.
  • Aeromaschie, Ascultam Vorbe (Mirau) V EP.
  • Tom Zacharias, Belinda (Subliminal Sounds) CD, V LP.
  • Mixhell, Antigalactic (Boysnoize Records) V EP.
  • Lloyd Cole, Writers Retreat! (no label listed) V S.
  • Nick Sole, Contigo (Mojuba Underground) V EP.
  • Lloyd Cole, Broken Record (PID) V LP.
  • Broombeck, WTFAI (My Best Friend) V S.
  • Horror the Horror, Wilderness (Tapete) CD, V LP.
  • Nick Maurer and DJ T, Burning (Get Physical Music) V S.
  • Prince Fatty, Supersize (Mr Bongo) CD, V LP.
  • Komaton, Sweet Princess (Pro-Tez) V EP.
  • Billy Dalessandro, Polis: The Remixes 2 (Soniculture) V EP.
  • Karl Blau, Max (K Records) V LP.
  • Efdemin and Sven Weisemann, Lohn & Brot/Slices (Liebe Detail) V EP.
  • John Grant, Queen of Denmark (Bella Union) CD, V LP.
  • Gentlemen Drivers, Asphalt (Because Music) V S.
  • Just Others, Amalgam (Guerssen Records) CD, V LP.
  • Colin L. Orchestra, Infinite Ease/Good God (1-2-3-4 Go) CD, V LP.
  • Jesus And Mary Chain, Honey’s Dead (Plain Recordings) CD, AC, V LP.
  • Jesus And Mary Chain, Automatic (Plain) CD, AC, V LP.
  • Dream Syndicate, Days of Wine & Roses (4 Men With Beards) V LP.
  • Primal Scream, Vanishing Point (Plain Recordings) 2 V LPs.
  • Tiago Sousa, Walden Pond’s Monk (Immune Records) V LP.
  • Gus Gus, Arabian Horse (Kompakt Germany) CD, V LP.
  • Hooray For Earth, True Loves (Dovecote) CD, V LP.
  • The Cars, Move Like This (Hear Music). CD, V LP.
  • The Creator Tyler, Goblin (XL Recordings) 2 CDs, 2 V LPs. Deluxe LE; 1 CD or 1 VLP version also available.
  • Warren Haynes, Man In Motion (Stax). CD, V LP.
  • The Lonely Island, Turtuneck & Chain (Universal Republic) CD + DVD, CD, V LP.
  • Matthew Morrison, Matthew Morrison (Island). CD.
  • Christina Perri, Lovestrong. (Atlantic). CD. DE also available.
  • Raphael Saddiq, Stone Rollin’ (Columbia). CD, V LP.
  • Black Label Society, The Song Remains Not The Same (Entertainment One Music) CD.
  • Okkervil River, I Am Very Far (Jagjaguwar) CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown original cast recording (Ghostlight). CD.
  • Randy Newman, The Randy Newman Songbook Vol. 2 (Nonesuch). CD.
  • Manchester Orchestra, Simple Math (Columbia). CD, V LP.
  • Greg Brown, Freak Flag (Yep Roc Records). CD, V LP.
  • Ohgr, Undeveloped (Metropolis Records). CD.
  • The Antlers, Burst Apart (Frenchkiss). CD, V LP.
  • Clutch, Blast Tyrant (Weathermaker Music). CD.
  • The Wronglers with Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Heirloom Muic (Redeye Label). CD.
  • The Felice Brothers, Celebration, Florida (Fat Possum [Ryko]) CD, V LP.
  • Christopher Cross, Doctor Faith (Eagle Records). CD.
  • Gang Gang Dance, Eye Contact (4ad Recprds). CD, V LP.
  • Chris Thile and Michael Daves, Sleep With One Eye Open (Nonesuch). CD.
  • Anvil, Juggernaut of Justice (The End Records). CD.
  • Blue October, Ugly Side: An Acoustic Evening with Blue October (Red General Catalog). CD.
  • Christopher Young, Priest original motion picture score (Madison Gate Records). CD.
  • Sam Roberts Band, Collider (Rounder/UMGD). CD.
  • Man Man, Life Fantastic (Anti). CD, V LP.
  • Hate Eternal, Phoenix Amongst The Ashes (Metal Blade). CD.
  • Sloan, The Double Cross (Yep Roc Records). CD, V LP.
  • Gerald Clayton, Bond: The Paris Sessions (Emarcy/PGD) CD.
  • Wild Beasts, Smother (Domino). CD, V LP.
  • Gary Lucas & Gods And Monsters, The Ordeal of Civility (Knitting Factory). CD, V LP.
  • Jesu, Ascension (Caldo Verde) CD.
  • Eric Bibb, Troubadour Live (Telarc) CD.
  • Steven Halpern, Sleepscape Delta Vol. 1 (Inner Peace Music). CD.
  • atb, Distant Earth (Kontor Records DE). CD. I.
  • Troy Sneed, My Heart Says Yes (Emtro Gospel). CD.
  • Jennifer Lopez, Love? (Island). 2 CDs.Glitterati Edition.
  • Booker T. and the MG’s, McLemore Avenue (Stax). CD. OR, RM.
  • Skold, Anomie (Metropolis Records). CD.
  • Polkadot Cadaver, Sex Offender (Rotten Records). CD.
  • Building 429, Listen to the Sound (Essential/BMG). CD.
  • Steve Khan, Parting Shot (Tone Center). CD.
  • The Cars, Door To Door (Friday Music). CD.
  • Anthem Lights, Anthem Lights (Reunion). CD.
  • Ben Sollee, Inclusions (Thirty Tigers). CD.
  • Various artists, Jean-Baptiste Lully’s Bellerophon (Aparte) 2 CDs. I.
  • This Will Destroy You, Tunnel Blanket (Suicide Squeeze). CD, V LP.
  • The Bruce Barth Trio, Live at Smalls (SmallsLIVE) CD.
  • The Gates of Slumber, The Wretch (Metal Blade). CD.
  • Other Lives, Tamer Animals (TBD Records) CD, V LP.
  • Hugo, Old Tyme Religion (Epic) CD.
  • Colin Vallon, Patrice Moret and Samuel Rohrer, Rruga (ECM Records). CD.
  • 16 Volt, Beating Dead Horses (Metropolis Records). CD.
  • Balance & Composure, Separation (No Sleep Records). CD, V LP.
  • Sleeping Wiht Sirens, Let’s Cheers To This (Rise Records). CD.
  • Kingston Trio, Spirit of America (American Legends) CD. CE.
  • November’s Doom, Aphotic (The End Records) CD.
  • Jarabe De Paolo, Y Ahora Que Hacemos (Nacional Records) CD.
  • Brooklyn Rider, Brooklyn Rider Plays Philip Glass String Quartets Nos. 1-5 (Orange Mountain) CD.
  • Frankie Miller, That’s Who: The Complete Chrysalis Recordings 1973-1980 (EMI Import). 4 CDs. BS. I.
  • Freddie Hubbard, Pinnacle Live and Unreleased from Keystone Korner (Resonance Records) CD.
  • Lee Scratch Perry, Rise Again (M.O.D. Technologies). CD.
  • Thea Gilmore, John Wesley Harding (Ais). CD. I.
  • Ensemble Vocal & Instrumental de Lausanne, Gounod: Requiem (Mirare) CD. I.
  • Samantha Fish, Cassie Taylor and Dani Wilde, Girls With Guitars (Ruf Records). CD.
  • Nazareth, Big Dogz (Eagle Records). CD.
  • Susana Baca, Afrodiaspora (Luaka Bop). CD.
  • Le Trio Joubran, As Far (World Village). CD. I.
  • Janis Ian, Playlist: The Very Best of Janis Ian (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Yes, Union: Live (Ais). 2 CDs. I.
  • Korn, The Essential Korn (Epic). 2 CDs.
  • Shrekk & Grauss, Oh My God (Metropolis Records). CD.
  • Moving Mountains, Waves (Triple Crown) CD,  V LP.
  • Penguin Cafe, A Matter of Life (Penguin Cafe). CD. I.
  • The Staple Singers, Be Altitude: Respect Yourself (Stax) CD. OR, RM.
  • Toby Love, La Vos De La Junventud (Sony U.S. Latin) CD.
  • Russell Hitchcock, Tennessesee: The Nashville Sessions (Red General Catalog). 2 CDs.
  • Johnny Winter, Playlist: The Very Best of Johnny Winter (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Dionne Warwick, Playlist: The Very Best of Dionne Warwick (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Moonshine Bandits, Whiskey and Women (Thirty Tigers). CD.
  • Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer, Give Me Everything (PID). CD. S, I.
  • Dave Brubeck, Playlist: The Very Best of Dave Brubeck (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • The The, Playlist: The Very Best of The The (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Dante Quartet, Smetana’s String Quartets Nos. 1 & 2 and Sibelius’ Voces Intimae, Op. 56 (Hyperion). CD. I.
  • Penguin Cafe Orchestra, Union Cafe (Penguin Cafe). CD. I.
  • Igor Zhukov, Scriabin Sonatas (1-2-3-4 Go). 2 CDs.
  • The Raphael Ensemble, Bruckern String Quintet Intermesso and Straus Prelude to Capriccio (Hyperion). CD. I.
  • Stephane Grappelli with Orchestra, Stephane Grappelli Plays Jerome Kern (Justin Time Records). CD.
  • Alvarius B, Baroque Primitiva (Abduction Records). CD.
  • Bing Crosby, Through the Years 7: 1954 (Sepia). CD. RM.
  • Gavin Friday, Catholic (Indie Europe/Zoom). CD. I.
  • Various artists, Nigeria 70 Sweet Times: Afro-Funk, Highlife and Juju from 1970s Lagos (Strut Records). CD.
  • Portrait, Crimen Laesae Majestatis Divinae (Metal Blade). CD.
  • James Cotton, How Long Can A Fool Go Wrong (Blues Boulevard). 2 CDs.
  • Nilson Matta and Roni Ben-Hur, Mojave: Jazz Therapy Series 3 (Motema Music). CD.
  • Teena Marie, Playlist: The Very Best of Teena Marie (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Various artists, 35 Years of Stony Plain (Stony Plain Music). 3 CDs. Featured artists include Maria Muldaur, Jeff Healey, Duke Robillard, Rory Block, Kenny Wayne and Ronnie Earl.
  • Ilya Gringolts, Dmitry Kouzov and Peter Laul, Schumann: Piano Trios Nos. 1-3 (Onyx Classics) CD. I.
  • The Wilderness of Manitoba, When You Left The Fire (tinyOGRE Entertainment). CD, V LP.
  • Le Butcherettes, Sin Sin Sin (Rodriguez Lopez Productions). CD.
  • Dominik Eulberg, Diorama (Traum). CD, V LP.
  • Johnnie Taylor, Taylored In Silk. (Stax). CD, V LP, AC. RM.
  • Ooooo, Ooooo (Tri-Angle). CD, V LP.
  • Necros Christos, Doom of the Occult (Red General Catalog). CD.
  • Johan Agebjorn and Friends, Casablanca Nights (Paper Bag). CD.
  • Love Inks, E.S.P. (City Slang). CD, V LP.
  • Psychedelic Furs, Playlist: The Very Best of Psychedelic Furs (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Nguyen Le, Songs of Freedom (1-2-3-4 Go). CD.
  • Legacy of Hospitality, Dan Sartain (One Little Indian US). CD.
  • Thee Oh Sees, Castlemania (In The Red Records) CD, V LP.
  • Ray Price, Cherokee Cowboy (American Legends). CD. CE.
  • John Luther Adams, Four Thousand Holes (Cold Blue Label). CD.
  • Tanya Tucker, Here’s Some Love (American Legends). CD, V LP. CE.
  • Horseback, Gorgon Tongue: Impale Golden Horn and Forbidden (Relapse).  2 CDs.
  • Laura Veirs, The Triumphs and Travails of Orphan Mae (Raven Marching Band). CD, V LP.
  • Joel Frederiksen and Ensemble Phoenix Munich, Rose of Sharon (Harmonia Mundi). CD. I.
  • The James Blood Ulmer Blues Experience, Live at the Bayerischer Hof (In & Out Records). CD.
  • Le Orme, Felona E Sorona (Universal Italy). CD, V LP. I.
  • Stillwell, Dirtbag (The End Records). CD.
  • Pete Rock, Petestrumentals (Bbe). 2 CDs, 2 V LPs.
  • Muddy Waters, Playlist: The Very Best of Muddy Waters (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • This Romantic Tragedy, Reborn (Tragic Hero Records). CD.
  • Various artists, Hed Kandi: Served Chilled Electronic Summer (Hed Kandi). CD. I.
  • Christian Daniel, Todo Lo Que Tengo (Sony U.S. Latin). CD.
  • Gerardo Ortiz, En Vivo Las Tundras (Sony U.S. Latin). CD.
  • Sparks and The Rescue, Worst Thing I’ve Been Cursed With (Fearless Records). CD.
  • Gary Moore, Ballads and Blues (EMI Import). CD. I.
  • Kamelot, Poetry for the Poisoned: Live at Wacken 2010 (101 Distribution). 2 CDs. I. Limited-edition includes the full studio album plus bonus CD with a full live show.
  • Various artists, Prokofiev Symphonies (1-2-3-4). 3 CD BS.
  • Every Silver Lining Has A Cloud, Debut (Projekt Records). CD.
  • Various artists, Bridesmaids original motion picture soundtrack (Relativity Music Group). CD.
  • Sophie Hunger, Sophie Hunger (Manimal Vinyl). CD.
  • Antietam, Tenth Life (Carrot Top Records). CD.
  • Nailah Porter, Conjazzness (Universal UK). CD. I.
  • Big Time Rush, BTR (Phantasm Imports). CD. I. Includes five bonus tracks.
  • La Vida Boheme, Nuestra (Nacional Records). CD.
  • Revoker, Revenge for the Ruthless (PID). CD. I.
  • Marty Robbins, Playlist: The Very Best of Marty Robbins (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • Jazz Incorporated, Live at Smalls (SmallsLIVE). CD.
  • And One, Tanzomat (Metropolis Records). CD.
  • John O’Callaghan, Unfold (Armada Music NI). CD. I.
  • Various artists, Messy Marv Presents Goon Vitamins (SMC Recordings). CD.
  • Scelestus, Scelestus (Megaforce). CD.
  • Saturnalia Temple, Aion of Drakon (Red General Catalog). CD.
  • Rossano Sportiello, Lucky to  Be Me (Arbors Records). CD.
  • Eliza Carthy, Neptune (Indie Europe/Zoom). CD. I.
  • Robag Wruhme, Thora Vukk (Pampa). CD, V LP.
  • Roseana Vitro, Music of Randy Newman (Motema Music). CD.
  • Gernotshagen, Weltenbrand (PID). CD. I.
  • Boxcutter, The Dissolve (Planet MU). CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Playlist: The Very Best of ’80s Metal: Now Hair This! (Sony Legacy). CD. Featured artists include Warrant, Europe, Lita Ford and Quiet Riot.
  • The Flail, Live at Smalls (SmallsLIVE). CD.
  • Pat Boone, Moonglow and Yes Indeed (Sepia). CD. RM.
  • Heaven 17, Live at Scala 29th November 2005 (Redeye Label). CD.
  • Here We Go Magic, The January EP (Secretly Canadian). CD EP.
  • Hagen Quartet, Hagen Quartet 30 (Myrios Classics). Hybrid SACD-DVD.
  • Prosumer, Panorama Bar 03 (Ostgut). CD.
  • Klaus Doldinger’s Passport, Inner Blue (PID) CD. I.
  • Eric Anderson, Cologne Concert (PID). CD. I.
  • Andrews Calamaro, Salmonalipsis Now (WEA Spain). 2 CDs. I.
  • Ke$ha, Blow (PID). CD S. I.
  • Mezzoforte, Volcanic (New World Music). I.
  • Larry Goldings, Intimacy of The Blues (Minor Music). CD, AC.
  • Mexicans With Guns, Ceremony (Innovative Leisure). CD, V LP.
  • Man Overboard, The Human Highlight Reel (Red General Catalog). CD.
  • Edward Elgar and The Sydney Symphony, Pomp & Circumstance/Serenade for Strings (1-2-3-4 Go). SACD-DVD.
  • New York Standards Quartet, Unstandard (1-2-3-4 Go). CD.
  • And So I Watch You From Afar, Gangs (PID). CD. I.
  • Terea, Terea (Jazzman). CD.
  • Sophie Barker, Seagull (101 Distribution). CD. I.
  • Larry Goldings, Intimacy of the Blues (Audio CD). CD, AC.
  • Chris Barber, Memories of My Trip (PID). CD. I.
  • Tarot, The Spell of Iron MMXI (PID). CD. I.
  • Morphosis, What Have We Learned (Delsin). CD, V LP.
  • Helado Negro, Canta Lechuza (Asthmatic Kitty). CD, V LP.
  • Oz Almog and Shantel, Kosher Nostra: Jewish Gangsters Greatest Hits (Essay Recordings). CD.
  • Dawson James, Plaid Shirt Livin’ (Global Journey). CD.
  • Elizabeth Hainen, Harp Concertos (Avie). CD.
  • Angelo Debarre, Live in Paris (Le Chant Du Monde). 2 CDs. I.
  • Lalo Zanelli, Memoria Colectiva (Buda Records). CD.
  • Spindrift, Classic Soundtracks Vol. 1. (Xemu Records). CD, V LP.
  • Rolling Stones, Beginnings Volume One: From Blue Boys to Playing Chess (PID). CD. I.
  • Various artists, Mamma Mia! 4 Kids (Water Music Records). CD.
  • Josephine Baker, Voila Paris! (Sepia) RM.
  • Miyavi, Live in London 2011 (PID). CD. I.
  • Adel Salameh, Awda (Enja). CD.
  • Aki Bergen, Black&Light (Plastic City). CD. I.
  • Elisa Vellia, La Femme Qui Marche (Le Chant du Monde). CD. I.
  • Catalepsy, Bleed (Eulogy Recordings). CD.
  • Connan Mockasin, Forever Dolphin Love (Because Music/Forced Exposure). CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Rock-A-Billy Rock and Roll and Hillbilly (MMBN). 10-CD BS. I.
  • Make It Reign, Sound Asleep As The World Burns (Dead Truth Recordings). CD.
  • Twenty Twenty, Small Talk (Universal UK). CD. I.
  • Glen Campbell, Rhinestone Cowboy (American Legends). CD. CE.
  • DJ T, The Pleasure Principle (Get Physical Music). CD.
  • The Sushi Club, Lunarium (4mpo). 2 CDs. I.
  • Sleepy Vikikngs, They Will Find You Here (1-2-3-4 Go). CD.
  • Ark of the Covenant, Separation (Strike First). CD.
  • Teeth of the Sea, Orphaned By The Ocean (Rocket Recordings). CD.
  • Mor Karbasi, Daughter of the Spring (Le Chant Du Monde). CD.
  • Kitty Wells, Queen of Country Music (American Legend). CD. CE.
  • Mock Orange, Disguised as Ghosts (Wednesday Records). CD.
  • Wendy Nieper, First Flight (First Hand). CD. I.
  • Young Legionnaire, Crisis Works (Wichita Records/Fontana). CD, V LP.
  • Don Williams, The Gentle Giant (American Legends). CD. CE.
  • Connie Smith, Queen of Broken Hearts (American Legends). CD. CE.
  • Eureka Machines, Champion The Underdog (PID). CD. I.
  • Sam and Dave, Double Dynamite (American Legends). CD, V LP, AC. CE.
  • James Bright, Little Things (PID). CD. I.
  • Rafael Toral, Space Elements 3 (Staubgold Germany). CD, V LP.
  • Kuijken Quartet, Ludwig Van Beethoven String Quartest Op. 59 and 29 (Challenge Classics). 2 disc SACD-DSD.
  • Horror The Horror, Wilderness (Tapete Records). CD, V LP.
  • Trentemoller, Shades of Marble Remixes (In My Room). V EP.
  • Johnny Rodriguez, Lone Star Desperado (American Legends). CD. CE.
  • Various artists, Original American Folksongs (MMBN). 10-CD BS. I.
  • T.V. Smith, Coming In To Land (101 Distribution). CD. I.
  • Forrest Fang and Sans Serif, Unbound (Projekt Records). CD.

MAY 15

  • Michael Dregni, Rockabilly The Twang Heard ‘Round The World: The Illustrated History (Voyageur Press).  HC, 232 pages.

MAY 16

  • Various artists, Kitsune Maison Compilation 11 (Kitsune Maison). CD. Focuses on indie and dance acts.
  • Wobbler, Rites At Dawn (Termo Records). CD.


MAY 17

  • Other Lives, Tamer Animals (tbd Records). CD.
  • Elvin Bishop, Raisin’ Hell Revue (Delta Groove Records). CD. Features performances by Finis Tasby, Kid Andersen, John Nemeth and Terry Hanck.
  • Shawn Pittman, Edge of the World (Delta Groove Music). CD.
  • Amor de Dias, Street of the Love of Days (Merge). CD.
  • Lee Konitz, Brad Mehldau, Charlie Haden and Paul Motian, Live At Birdland (ECM) CD.
  • Iggy Pop, Roadkill Rising: The Bootleg Collection 1977-2009 (Shout! Factory) 4 CDs. RM. BS. A previously unreleased, limited-edition bootleg of a 1979 San Francisco concert titled “Live at the Old Warldorf” is avaialable free with the collection’s purchase vias the Shout! Factory Web site; it is limited to 400 numbered copies.
  • Jeff Healey Band, Live at Grossman’s (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD.
  • Heaven & Hell, Radio City Music Hall: Live! (Eagle Rock Entertainment) BD. Available on Blu-ray for the first time.
  • Rory Gallagher, Notes from San Francisco (Eagle Rock Entertainment) 2 CDs. Rare studio sides previously unavailable. Second disc features a 1979 power trio live show at The Old Waldorf in San Francsico.
  • Ruth Gerson, Deceived (WRONG Records). CD. Proceeds to benefit domestic violance organizations.
  • Rob Young, Electric Eden: Unearthing Britain’s Visionary Music (Faber and Faber). PB, 664 pages.
  • Scott Weiland with David Ritz, Not Dead and Not For Sale: The Earthling Papers, A Memoir (Scribner). HC, 288 pages.
  • Queens of the Stone Age, Queens of The Stone Age (Domino/Rekords Records). 2 CDs, 2 V LPs. RM. Includes five bonus tracks.
  • Deftones, Around the Fur (Maverick). CD, V LP, AC. 180-gram vinyl.
  • Hank Williams III, Hillbilly Joker (Curb Records). 2 CD, 2 V LP.
  • Bob Dylan, Bob Dylan’s Greatest Hits (Sundazed Music). V LP. 180-gram “high definition, virgin” vinyl.
  • Bob Dylan, John Wesley Harding (Sundazed). CD, V LP. 180-gram vinyl.
  • Moby, Destroyed (Mute). 2 CDs, 2 V LPs.
  • Go Go’s, Beauty & The Beat: 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition (Capitol). 2 CD, 2 V LP. RM.
  • Wild Beasts, Smother (Domino). V LP.
  • LCD Soundsystem, London Sessions (DFA Records). CD, V LP.
  • Levon Helm, Ramble At The Ryman (Vanguard Records). CD, V LP.
  • The Hollies, Lost Recordings and Beat Rarities ().10-disc V LP. BS.
  • Austra, Feel It Break (Domino). CD, V LP.
  • Billie Holiday, Essential Rare Collection (Cleopatra). V LP.
  • Replacements, Don’t Tell A Soul (Original Recordings Group). CD, V LP, AC. RI.
  • Fred McDowell, Amazing Grace (Sutro Park). V LP.
  • Chad VanGaalen, Diaper Island (Sub Pop). CD. V LP.
  • Mickey Newbury, Looks Like Rain (101 Distribution). V LP.
  • Deep Dark Robot, 8 Songs About A Girl (Custard). CD, V LP.
  • Mickey Newbury, Better Days (Drag City). V LP.
  • Miracle Fortress, Was I The Wave (Secret City Records). CD, V LP.
  • Rentals, Resilience (Ernest Jenning Record Co.). CD, V LP.
  • Damon & Naomi, False Beats & True Hearts (20/20/20). CD, V LP.
  • Emilie Simon, The Big Machine (Le Plan Music). CD, V LP.
  • Laura Stevenson and The Cans, Sit Resist (Don Gionvanni Records). CD, V LP.
  • Venetian Snars, Cubist Reggae (Planet Mu). V S.
  • Nodzzz, Innings (Woodsist). CD, V LP.
  • Mickey Newbury, Frisco Mabel Joy (Drag City). CD, V LP.
  • The Submarines, Love Notes/Letter Bombs (Nettwerk Records). CD, V LP. LE.
  • R.L. Burnside, Sound Machine Groove (Sutro Park). CD, V LP.
  • Marilyn Monroe, Greatest Moments (Cleopatra). V LP.
  • The Wilderness of Manitoba, When You Left The Fire (tinyOGRE Entertainment). V LP.
  • amor de dias, Street of the Love of Days (Merge Records). CD, V LP.
  • Living With Lions, Holy Shit (Adeline Records). CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, You Won’t Miss Me soundtrack (Factory 25).  LP + DVD. LE.
  • Joan Baez, Play Me Backwards (Diverse). CD, AC, V LP.
  • The Elected, Bury Me In My Rings (Vagrant Records). CD, V LP.
  • Let’s Wrestle, Nursing Home (Merge Records). CD, V LP.
  • Mai Doi Todd, Cosmic Ocean Ship (Virtual Label). CD, V LP.
  • John Coltrane, John Coltrane Quartet Plays (Analogue Productions). 2 CDs, 2 V LP.
  • Junior Kimbrough & The Soul Blues Boys, Do the Rump (Sutro Park) CD, V LP.
  • Humble Pie, Live at Winterland (Cleopatra). V LP.
  • Louis Armstrong, Great Chicago Concert 1956 (Pure Pleasure). 3 V LPs.
  • Terry Malts, I’m Neurotic (Slum). V S.
  • Soft Machine, Softs (no label listed). CD, V LP.
  • Bachelorette, Bachelorette (Drag City). V LP.
  • Coleman Hawkins, Wrapped Tight (Analogue Productions). CD, V LP.
  • Pink Reason, Shit in the Garden (Siltbreeze Records). V LP.
  • Ryan Garbes, Sweet Hassle (Hello Sunshine). V LP.
  • Various Artists, Rough Guide to African Guitar Legend (World Music Network). V LP. LE.
  • Black Sabbath, Master of Reality (Hi Horse Records). V LP.
  • Nosotrash, Popemas (EFNT). CD, V LP.
  • Trembling Blue Stars, Correspondence (Elefant Spain) V EP.
  • Weekend, End Times (Slum). V S.
  • Herbcraft, Discovers The Bitter Water of Agartha (Hello Sunshine). V LP.
  • Dinner At The Thompsons, Off the Grid (no label listed). CD, V LP.
  • Manhattan Murder Mystery, Manhattan Murder Mystery (Hello My Name Is Records). V LP. LE.
  • Matt Baldwon, Night in the Triangle (American Dust). V LP.
  • Ryan Garbes, Sweet Hassle (Hello Sunshine). V LP.
  • Point Juncture WA, Handsome Orders (Mt. Fuji Records) CD, V LP.
  • Aaron Novik, Don’t Call Life a Bad Word (no label listed). V S.
  • Samurai, Samurai (no label listed). V LP.
  • Bahamas, Pink Strat (Republic). CD, V LP.
  • Brett Dennen, B Side to the D Side (Dualtone Music Group). V S. LE.
  • Selebrities, Delusions (Cascine). CD, V LP.
  • Mickey Newbury, Heaven Help The Child (Drag City). V LP.
  • William Fitzsimmons, Gold In The Shadow (Nettwerk Records). V LP. LE.
  • Alexander Turnquist, Hallway of Mirrors (VHF Records). CD, V LP.
  • Roadsaw, Roadsaw (Small Stone Records). V LP.
  • Blaze Bayley, Man Who Would Not Die (Blaze Bayley Records). 2 CDs, 2 V LPs. I.
  • Fight Amp, Hungry For Nothing (Aesthetic). CD, V LP.
  • Giogio Tuma, In The Morning We’ll Meet (Elefant Spain). CD, V LP.
  • Jesse Sparhawk and Eric Carbonara, Sixty Strings (VHF Records). CD, V LP.
  • McCoy Tyner, Nights of Ballads and Blues (Analogue Productions). V LP.
  • Memories of Machines, Warm Winter (Indie Europe). CD, V LP. I.
  • Il Volo, Il Volo (Geffen). CD.
  • Danger Mouse and Danielle Luppi, Rome (Capitol). CD, V LP.
  • Seether, HOlding Onto Strings Better Left to Fray (Wind-Up). 2 CDs. Deluxe edition.
  • Michael Grimm, Michael Grimm (Epic). CD.
  • Queen, Queen 40 Limited-Edition Collector’s Box Set (Hollywood Records) 10 CDs. BS. Amazon.com exclusive includes 24-panel poster. RM. Deluxe RI. Also features rare and previously unreleased bonus tracks. Albums are “Queen,” “Queen II,” “Sheer Heart Attack,” “A Night At The Opera” and “A Day At The Races.”
  • Ben Harper, Give Till It’s Gone (Virgin Records).  CD, V LP.
  • Sarah Jarosz, Follow Me Down (Sugarhill). CD, V LP.
  • Hans Zimmer, Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides soundtrack (Disney). CD.
  • Bela Fleck and The Flecktones, Rocket Science (Entertainment One MusicB) CD.
  • Warrant, Rockaholic (Frontiers). CD.
  • Parachute, The Way It Was (Mercury). CD.
  • The Supremes, Let Yourself Go: The 70s Albums, Vol 2: 1974-1977 The Final Session (Hip-O Select). 3 CDs. RM.
  • Euge Groove, Seven Large (Shanachie). CD.
  • Alfie Boe, You’ll Never Walk Alone: The Collection (EMI Classics). CD.
  • Black ‘N Blue, Hell Yeah (Frontiers Records) CD.
  • Various artists, A Nod to Bob 2: An Artists Tribute to Bob Dylan on His 70th Birthday (Red House Records). CD.
  • Face To Face, Laugh Now Laugh Later (People You Like Records). CD.
  • Who Care, Out of My Mind/Holy Water (AIS). CD. S. I.
  • David Arkenstone, Celtic Journeys (Green Hill). CD.
  • Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Murder Ballads (Mute). CD + DVD, AC.

MAY 23

  • Robert Miles, Thirteen (Salt Records). CD.
  • Neal Morse, Testimony 2 (Radiant Records) 2 CDs. SE is 2 CDs + DVD “The Making of Testimony 2.”
  • Mark Healey, Inside Out (Angel Air) CD.
  • Del Broman, Devil’s Highway (Angel Air) CD.
  • Steve Ellis, Loot (Angel Air). CD.

MAY 23

  • Duff McKagan’s Loaded, Sick (Eagle Rock Entertainment) CD + DVD reissue. CD features two new bonus tracks.
  • Paul Brady, Hooba Dooba (Proper American Records). CD.
  • Willy DeVille, Come A Little Bit Closer — Best of Live (Eagle Rock Entertainmentl) CD.
  • Sallie Ford and The Sound Outside, Dirty Radio (Partisan Records). CD.
  • Neighbors, August (Consequence of Sound). EP.
  • Suzie Brown, Heartstrings (Freshie Records). CD.
  • Jimbo Mathus, Confederate Buddha (Memphis International). CD.

MAY 31

  • Primal Scream, Screamadelica Live (Eagle Rock Entertainment) CD + DVD or BD. Recorded at London’s Olympia in 2010 as the band performed its album in its entirety.  BD offers an exclusive bonus of the “Screamadelica Classic Album” documentary; the DVD version includes a CD of the “Screamadelical Live” performance.
  • Ozzy Osbourne, Blizzard of Ozz (Epic/Legacy). V LP, CD. 30th anniverary edition. RM. Includes bonus tracks.
  • Ozzy Osbourne, Diary of a Madman (Epic/Legacy). V PD, V LP. CD. RM. 2-CD Legacy Edition also includes a bonus CD of previously unreleased live performances featuring Osbourne, Randy Rhoads, Rudy Sarzo and Tommy Aldridge.
  • Ozzy Osbourne, Diary of a Madman and Blizzard of Oz 30th Anniversary Deluxe Boxed Set (Epic/Legacy). DVD + CDs + V LPs. RM. Set exclusives include an expansive 100-page coffee table book, a two-sided wall-size poster, a detailed, full-size replicaof the gold cross Ozzy has worn for 30 years, plus the “Thirty Years After The Blizzard” DVD, which chronicles Ozzy’s years with Randy Rhoads and features previously unseen footage filmed in 1981 and 1983, as well as more than 70 minutes of additional rare live performances and interviews, as well as more than 30 minutes of newly discovered, never bootlegged footage of Osbourne and Rhoads from the Blizzard of Ozz tour shot from teh front of the stage at New York’s Palladium on May 2, 1981.
  • SJ, Coffee (Acoustic Soul Records). CD.
  • Gabby Young & Other Animals, We’re All In This Together (Four Quarters Entertainment). CD.
  • David Byrne, Ride Rise Roar (Eagle Rock Entertainment. DVD, BD. LIve concert film was shot during Byrne’s 2008-2009 tour. Blends live foot and behind-the-scenes interviews.
  • Twisted Sister, Under The Blade (Eagle Rock Entertainment) SE CD + bonus DVD. This is the band’s debut album, originally released in 1982 on the Secret label and then on Atlantic in 1985. Includes four tracks from the “Ruff Cuts” EP never before released on CD, as well as a live version of “Shoot ‘Em Down” from a 1982 performance. DVD features previously unreleased footage of the band’s 1982 Reading Festival Performance.
  • Ozzy Osbourne, Blizzard Of Ozz/Diary of a Madman: 30th Anniversary Collector’s Edition (Epic/Legacy). BS, CD, V and DVD. V PD also available. CE. RM. Deluxe edition features both albums on CD and vinyl, plus a 100-page coffee table book, a DVD “Thirty Years After The Blizzard” and a full-size, detailed replica of Ozzy’s iconic cross.
  • Jake Brown, Tori Amos In The Studio (ECW Press). 200 pages; PB.
  • Don Pyle, Trouble in the Camera Club: A Photographic Narrative of Toronto’s Punk History 1976-1980 (ECW Press). 300 pages, PB.
  • Martin Popoff, Black Sabbath FAQ (Backbeat Books). 400 pages, PB.
  • Eddie Vedder, Ukulele Songs (Monkeywrench Records). CD.
  • Death Cab for Cutie, Codes and Keys (Atlantic). CD, V LP.
  • My Morning Jacket, Circuital (ATO Records/Red). CD, V LP.
  • Playing for Change, PFC 2: Songs Around The World (Playing For Change Records) CD + DVD.
  • Flogging Molly, Speed of Darkness (Thirty Tigers). CD, V LP.
  • Kate Bush, Director’s Cut (Fish People). CD, V LP. A three-disc import version is also available.
  • Black Stone Cherry, Between The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea (Roadrunner Records). CD.
  • Jordan Knight, Unfinished (JK MUsic/Mass Appeal Entertainment/eOne Music). CD.
  • Elaine Elias, Light My Fire (Concord Picante). CD.
  • Dave Matthews Band, Live at Wrigley Field (RCA). 2 CDs.
  • J.D. Souther, Natural History (Entertainment One Music). CD.
  • The Vaccines, What Did You Expect From The Vaccines? (Columbia). CD.
  • Egypt Central, White Rabbit (Fat Lady Music). CD.
  • Pagan’s Mind, Heavenly Ecstasy (Steamhammer/SPV). CD, V LP. LE.
  • Tedashii, Blacklight (Reach Records). CD.
  • Various artists, T.D. Jakes Presents Sacred Love Songs 2 (Fontana). Featured artists include Fred Hammond, Micah Stampley, Ledisi, Crystal Aikin and El DeBarge.
  • Kelli O’Hara, Always (Ghostlight). CD.
  • Various artists, Anything Goes new Broadway cast recording (Sony Masterworks). CD, V LP, AC.
  • David Sylvian, Died in the Wool (Sahadhi Sound UK). 2 CDs.
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan, Couldn’t Stand The Weather (Mobile Fidelity Koch). Hybrid SACD/DSD and V LP. LE. RM.
  • Trin-i-tee 5:7, Angel and Chanelle (Music World). CD.
  • U.D.O., Rev-Raptor (AFM Records). CD, V LP.
  • BT, These Re-Imagined Machines (Nettwerk Records). 2 CDs.
  • Twisted Sister, Under The Blade (Eagle Records). 2 CDs.
  • Various artists, Complete Beethoven Edition (Brilliant Classics). 85 CDs, BS.
  • James Taylor, JT (Mobile Fidelity Koch). SACD/DSD, CD, V LP, AC. RI.
  • Matthew Good, Lights of Endangered Species (Cobraside). CD, V LP.
  • The Melvins, Sugar Daddy Live (Ipecac Recordings). CD.
  • John Adams, Son of Chamber Symphony (Nonesuch). CD.
  • Autopsy, Macabre Eternal (Peaceville/Snapper). CD.
  • Franco De Vita, En Primera Fila (Sony U.S. Latin). CD.
  • The Blasters, Live 1986 (S’More Entertainment). CD.
  • Journey, Eclipse (Indie Europe/Zoom). CD, V LP. I.
  • Tom Harrell, Time of The Sun (HighNote). CD.
  • Blue Stone, Pandora’s Box (Neurodisc). CD.
  • NKOTBSB, NKOTBSB (no label listed). CD + DVD. SE. I.
  • Kool G Rap, Richest Royalty Respect (Fatbeats). CD, V LP.
  • Canibus and Keith Murray, In Gods We Trust, Crush Microphones to Dust (RBC Records). CD.
  • Seapony, Go With Me (Hardly Art). CD, V LP.
  • Jello Biafra and The Guantanamo School of Medicine, Enhanced Methods of Questioning (Alternative Tentacle). CD, V LP. V S, CD S for “Enhanced Methods of Questioning” also is available.
  • Various artists, Telemann Edition (Brilliant Classics) 29 CDS + CD-ROM BS.
  • Gene Watson, Memories to Burn/Starting New Memories (Hux Records). CD.
  • Alcest, Le Secret (Prophecy/Dismanic). CD.
  • Robert Pollard, Lord of the Birdcage (Guided by Voices). CD, V LP.
  • The Reatards, Teenage Hate/F**k Elvis Here’s The Reatards (Goner Records). CD, V LP.
  • My Dying Bride, Evinta (Peaceville). 2 CDs. BS, I, LE.
  • Jean Michel Jarre, Essentials and Rarities (Indie Europe/Zoom). 2 CDs . I.
  • Rick Danko, Tin Angel (Floating World). 2 CDs. I.
  • Guess Who, Flavours (Iconoclassic). CD, V LP.
  • James Tormé, Love for Sale (Entertainment One Music). CD.
  • Sweetback Sisters, Looking for a Fight (Signature Records). CD.
  • Jim Snidero, Interface (Savant). CD.
  • BBC Philharmonic, York Bowen Symphonies Nos. 1 and 2 (Chandos Chaconne). CD.
  • Various artists, A Liszt Portrait (Brilliant Classics). 31 CDs. BS.
  • Various artists, Arcangelo Coreli Compete Edition (Brilliant Classics). 10 CDs. BS.
  • Dave Brubeck, Dave Digs Disney (101 Distribution). 2 CDs. I.
  • Seasick Steve, You Can’t Teach An Old Dog New Tricks (Pias UK/Zoom). CD, V LP. I.
  • Steve Lawler, Lights Out Decade (Indie Europe/Zoom). 2 CDs, I.
  • Joni Lamb, Set Free (Daystar). CD.
  • Various artists, Vivaldi Edition (Brilliant Classics). 40 CDs + CD-ROM. BS.
  • Various artists, Mozart & Handel: Opera Arias (WEA Apex Classics U.K.). CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Philly Re-Grooved, Vol. 2: The Tom Moulton Mixes-The Master Returns (Indie Europe/Zoom). CD. I.
  • Rick Danko, Richard Manuel & Paul Butterfield, Live at the Lone Star 1984 (Floating World). 2 CD.s I.
  • Audie Blaylock and Redline, I’m Going Back to Old Kentucky: A Bill Monroe Celebration (Rural Rhythm). CD.
  • Klaus Schulze, La Vie Electronique Vol. 9 (M.I.G. Music GMBH). 3 CDs.
  • Various artists, A Handel Portrait (Brilliant Classics). 42 CDs. BS.
  • Mayan, Quarterpast (101 Distribution). CD, V LP.
  • National Symphony Orchestra, Remembering JFK: 50th Anniversary Concert (Ondine). 2 CDs.
  • Wiener Philharmoniker, Brahms: The Four Symphonies (Newton Classics). 4 CDs.
  • Moombahton, Blow Your Head 2: Dave Nada Presents Moombahton (Downtown). CD.
  • Vision, Streetfighter (Born Twice Records). CD.
  • Katatonia, Last Fair Deal Gone Down (Peaceville/Snapper). 2 CDs , 2 V LPs. SE.
  • Various artists, All Blues’d Up: Songs of Eric Clapton (Light Records). CD.
  • Vast Aire, Ox 2010: A Street Odyssey (Fatbeats). CD, V LP.
  • Berliner Sinfonie Orchester, 4 Symphonies (Profil-G Haenssler). 4 CDs.
  • Larry Goldings, In My Room (BFM Jazz). CD.
  • Miles Davis, Tutu (Warner Bros. U.K.). 2 CDs. RM. I.
  • Warren Haynes, Man in Motion, (Stax). 2 CDs, 2 V LP.
  • Flogging Molly, Speed of Darkness (Borstal Beat Records). CD, V LP.
  • Stevie Wonder, Talking Book (Mobile Fidelity). V LP. LE.
  • Frank Fairfield, Out on the Open West (Tompkins Square). CD, V LP.
  • Alex Turner, Submarine (Domino). V S.
  • Peter Hook and The Light, Unknown Pleasures: Live in Oz (Pylon) .V LP, CD.
  • Frank Sinatra, The Concert Sinatra (Mobile Fidelity Koch). V LP, CD. Original master recording. LE.
  • B-52’s, Wild Planet (Mobile Fidelity). V LP, CD, AC. LE.
  • Face Candy, Waste-Age Teenland (Rymesayers). V LP, CD.
  • Matthew Good, Lights of Endangered Species (UMVD Labels). CD, V LP.
  • Seapony, Go With Me, (Hardly Art). CD, V LP.
  • AKA, Hard Beat, (Strawberry Rain). V LP, CD.
  • Blouse, Shadow b/w Nights and Days (Sub Pop). V S.
  • The Black Swans, Don’t Blame The Stars (Misra). V LP, CD.
  • Frank Sinatra, Swing Along With Me (100% Womon). V LP, CD. LE. Original Master Recording.
  • Neek the Exotic and Large Professor, Still on the Hustle (Fatbeats). 2 V LP. 2 CD.
  • Colourmusic, My —– Is Pink (Memphis Industries). V LP, CD.
  • Flako, The Meseket (Project Mooncircle). 2 V LPs + 7-inch V S.
  • Contrad Schnitzler and Bjorn Hatterud, Hirschgebril (Fysick Format).  V LP.
  • Tubeway Army, Tubeway Army (Vinyl 180/virtual). V LP, CD.
  • King Congo and The Pink Monkey Birds, Gorilla Rose (In The Red Records). V LP, CD.
  • Kool G Rap, Riches Royalty Respect (Fat Beats). 2 CD, 2 V LP.
  • Primal Scream, Xtrmntr (Music on Vinyl). 2 V LPs, 2 CDs. I.
  • Aretha Franklin, Electrifying Aretha/A Little Bit of Soul (101 Distribution). 3 V LPs. I.
  • Boz Scaggs, Silk Degrees (Music on Vinyl). V LP. I.
  • Janko Nilovic, Soul Impressions (Vadim Music). V LP. I.
  • NoMeansNo, Wrong (Wrong). V LP, CD, AC.
  • Boxcutter, Dissolve (Planet Mu). V LP, CD.
  • Hatchback, Zeus & Apollo (Lo Recordings). V LP, CD.
  • Arsen Roulette and The Wise Guys, Arsen Roulette & The Wise Guyz (no label listed). V S.
  • Blood Ceremony, Living With the Ancients (101 Distribution). V LP., CD. I.
  • VS. Rome, I’m Thinking: No! (Arctic Rodeo). V S, 7-inch record.
  • Pulse, Before the Sun (Ripe). V S, 7-inch record.
  • Mario Biondi, Handful of Soul (no label listed). V LP. CD. I.

JUNE 1

  • Flavor Flav, The Icon The Memoir (Farrah Gray Publishing). HC. 244 pages.
  • Michael Barclay, Ian A.D. Jack and Jason Schneider, Have Not Been The Same: The CanRock Renaissance 1985-1995 (ECW Press). PB, 740 pages.
  • Dean Budnick and Josh Baron, Ticket Masters: The Rise of the Concert Industry and How The Public Got Scalped.

JUNE 7

  • Chris Velan, Fables for Fighters (NewSong Recordings) CD.
  • Joe Ely, Satisfied At Last (Rack ’Em Records). CD.
  • Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke and Lenny White, Forever (Concord Publicity). CD.
  • Bad Company, LIve at Wembley (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD + DVD, BD. Recorded live at London’s Wembley Arena in 2010.
  • Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers, Bride of the Noisemakers (429 Records) 2 CDs.
  • Sheryl Crow, Miles From Memphis (Eagle Rock Entertainment). DVD, BD. Recorded in 2010 at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood in support of the “100 Miles From Memphis” album. Features 18 songs.
  • The Grascals, Dance ‘Til Your Stockings Are Hot and Ravelin’: A Tribute to the Music of ‘The Andy Griffith Show’ (BluGrascal Records/Saguaro Road Records). EP CD. Digital version is available March 29. Disc’s release coincides with the 50th anniversary celebration of “The Andy Griffith Show.”
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band, Revelator (Sony Masterworks).
  • The Dear Hunter, The Color Spectrum (Triple Crown Records). Multiple formats planned, but none announced yet. 9-EP collection consists of songs inspired by the spectrum: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo and Violet, plus White and Black.
  • Benny Benassi, Electroman (Ultra Records). CD.
  • Country Mice, Twister (Woo Woo Records).  CD.
  • Bedouin Soundclash, Light The Horizon (Nat Geo Records).  CD.
  • Justin Haigh, People Like Me (Apache Ranch Records) CD.

JUNE 14

  • Cynics, Don’t Need Much (Kind of Like Records). Available in the U.K. June 13 on Household Name records. CD, V LP. The first pressing of teh vinyl will be limited to 500 copies (250 indigo, 250 black) and can be preordered via Kind of Like Records. Banquet Records will hold a special pre-order in the U.K. that includes a limited-edition T-shirt.
  • Jonathan Edwards, My Love Will Keep (Appleseed Recordings). CD. This is Edwards’ first new studio CD in 14 years.

JUNE 20

  • David Kastin, Nica’s Dream: The Life and Legend of the Jazz Baroness (W.W. Norton). HC, 274 pages.

JUNE 21

  • Paleo, Fruit of the Spirit (Partisan Records). CD.
  • LMFAO, Sorry for Party Rocking (Interscope Records). CD.
  • Liam Finn, Fomo (Yep Roc). CD, V LP.
  • MF Doom, Operation Doomsday (Metal Face Records). CD, V LP. RM.
  • Radio Dept., Lesser Matters (Labrador Sweden). CD, V LP.
  • Paul McCartney, Chaos and Creation in The Backyard (Hear Music). CD.
  • Neil Young, Neil Young’s Music Box: Here We Are In the Years (Sexy Intellectual). DVD.
  • August Burns Red, Leveler (Solid State Records). CD, V LP. Extra tracks.
  • Thin Lizzy, Live in Concert 1983 (IMV Blueline). DVD.
  • Various artists, Complete Pop Instrumental Hits of the Sixties, Vol. 1: 1960 (Complete 60s). 3 CDs.
  • Suede, Coming Up (Edsel Records U.K.). 3 CDs. I. DE.
  • My Morning Jacket, Celebracion De La Ciudad Natal (Ato Records.Red). CD, V LP.
  • Johnny Cash, The Great Lost Performance (Troublevision). CD + DVD. CE. From July 27, 1990 performance at The Paramount Theatre in Asbury Park, N.J.
  • Paul McCartney, Driving Rain (Hear Music). CD, V LP.
  • Levon Helm, Ramble at the Ryman (Vanguard Records). 2 CDs, V LPLe.
  • In Flames, Sound of a Playground Fading (Century Media). CD, V LP.
  • Laura Cantrell, Kitty Wells Dresses: Song of the Queen of Country Music (Diesel Only). CD.
  • Paul Hardcastle, Hardcastle VI (Trippin & Rhythm). CD.
  • Who Cares, Out of My Mind/Holy Water (Eagle Records). CD. Features Ian Gillan, Tony Iommi and Friends. Enhanced.
  • Cody Canada and The Departed, This Is Indian Land (Apex Music). CD.
  • Peter Tosh, Legalize It (Sony Legacy). 2 CDs. LE, RM.
  • The Black Dahlia Murder, Ritual (Metal Blade). V LP, CD.
  • Cindy Bradley, Unscripted (Trippin & Rhythm). CD.
  • Jesu, Forever the Moon (Caldo Verde). CD.
  • Various artists, Strike Up the Band studio cast recording (P.S. Classics). CD.
  • Peter Tosh, Equal Rights (Sony Legacy). 2 CDs , 2 ACs , 2 V LPs. RM. LE.
  • Simple Plan, Get Your Heart On! (Atlantic). CD.
  • Carly Simon, No Secrets (Audio Fidelity). CD, V LP, AC.
  • Paul McCartney, Run Devil Run (Hear Music). CD, V LP.
  • Devin Townsend Project, Ghost (Inside Out U.S.). CD. LE.
  • Devin Townsend Project, Deconstruction (Inside Out U.S.) CD.
  • Richard Smallwood, Promises (Verity). CD.
  • Olivia Newton-John, Portraits: A Tribute to Great Women of Song (Green Hill). CD.
  • Night Ranger, Somewhere in California (Frontiers Records). CD.
  • Peter Furler, On Fire (EMI). CD.
  • Dave Alvin, Eleven Eleven (Yep Roc). V LP, CD.
  • Rival Sons, Pressure & Time (Earache Records). CD, LE audiophile vinyl LP with free, exclusive A2 poster.
  • Michael Bolton, Gems: The Duets Collection (Columbia/Legacy). CD.
  • Through The Sparks, Almanac MMX Year of Beasts (Skybucket Records). CD.
  • Barry Manilow, 15 Minutes (Stiletto Entrtainment). CD. First original album from Manilow in 10 years.
  • Bon Iver, Bon Iver (Jagjaguwar) CD, V LP.
  • Jill Scott, The Light Of The Sun (Blues Babe Records). CD.
  • Weird Al Yankovic, Alpocalypse (Volcano) CD or 2-CD DE.
  • Symphony X, Iconoclast (Nuclear Blast America). 2 CDs, 2 V LPs. DE.
  • Alison Krauss and Union Station, Paper Airplane (Rounder). V LP, CD.
  • Matt Nathanson, Modern Love (Vanguard Records) CD, V LP.
  • Black Country Communion, 2 (no label listed). CD. LE. I.
  • Danger Mouse and Daniele Luppi, Rome (Capitol) CD, V LP.
  • Beastie Boys, Hot Sauce Committee Part 2 (Capitol). 3 CDs.
  • Milos Karadaglic, Mediterraneo (Deutsche Grammophon). CD.
  • Bad Company, Straight Shooter (Audio Fidelity). Gold CD, V LP, AC.
  • Michael Bolton, Gems: The Duets Collection (Sony). CD.
  • Justin Moore, Outlaws Like Me (Valory). CD.
  • Pitbull, Planet Pit (J-Records). CD. DE also available.
  • Chicago, Live in Concert (IMV Blueline). DVD.
  • Jencarlos, Un Nuevo Dia (Bullseye Music). CD.
  • Ben Harper, Give Till It’s Gone (Virgin Records). CD, V LP.
  • Crossfade, We All Bleed (). CD.
  • Stefon Harris with David Sanches and Christian Scott, Ninety Miles (Concord Picante). CD + DVD.
  • Devin Townsend, Deconstruction (Inside Out U.S.). CD. SE.
  • Fionnuala Sherry, Songs From Before (Valley). CD.
  • Phil Perry and Kevin Sanlin, For Those Who Love/Were’ The Winners (Funkytown Grooves U.S.). CD. LE.
  • Sarah Jarosz, Follow Me Down (Sugarhill) CD, V LP.
  • Tony Macalpine, Tony Macalpine (Favored Nations). CD.
  • Balance 019 Mixed by Henry Saiz, Balance 019 Mixed by Henry Saiz (PID). 2 CDs, I.
  • Sugar, Copper Blue (Rykodisc). CD, AC, V LP. LE.
  • Ruthie Foster, Ruthie foster Live at Antones (Spindle Music). 2 CDs.
  • Givers, In Light (Glass Note). CD, V LP.

JUNE 28

  • Dolly Parton, Better Day (Warner Bros.). CD.
  • Robin Trower, Robin Trower Live (ICLQ). CD, V LP.
  • Shirley Bassey, The Magic Is You/Thoughts of Love (BGO Records). 2 CDs. I.
  • Nino Machaidze, Romantic Arias (Sony Masterworks). CD.
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., It’s A Corporate World (Warner Bros.). CD, V LP.
  • Mark Wills, Looking For America (Gracie Productions). CD.
  • Various artists, Red Hot + Rio 2 (Entertainment One Music). CD.
  • Strawbs, Hero & Heroine In Ascencia (Witchwood Media). CD.
  • Suede, Head Music (Edsel Records U.K.).  3 CDs. I. DE.
  • Hot Tuna, Steady As She Goes (Red House). CD, V LP.
  • Teena Marie, Irons in The Fire (Hip-O Select). CD, AC, V LP.
  • Byrds, Lost Broadcasts (AIS). CD. I.
  • Big Sean, Finally Famous (Def Jam). CD.
  • Black Crowes, Amorica (Plain). V LP.
  • Currensy, Weekend at Burnies (Warner Bros./WEA). CD.
  • In Flames, Sounds of a Playground Fading (no label listed). 2 CD, 2 V LPs. I.
  • Redlight King, Something For the Pain (Hollywood Records). CD.
  • Teena Marie, First Class Love: Rare Tee (Hip-O Select). 2 CDs.
  • Bill Evans, The Sesjun Radio Shows (Out of the Blue/Naxos). 2 CDs.
  • Devin Townsend Project, Calm & The Storm, Deconstruction and Ghost (no label listed). 2 CDs. I.
  • Doobie Brothers, Live at the Greek Theater 1982 (Eagle Rock Entertainment). DVD.
  • Teena Marie, Lady T (Hip-O Select). CD, V LP, AC.
  • Thievery Corporation, Culture of Fear (Eighteenth Street). CD.
  • Alicia Keys, Songs in A Minor: 10th Anniversary Edition (Sony Legacy). 2 CD + 1 DVD, V LP. CE. Enhanced edition also available.
  • Various artists, The Wizard of Oz: 2011 London Palladium Recording cast recording (Decca Broadway). CD.
  • Gene Clark and Friends, 20th Anniversary Tribute to The Byrds (Floating World). CD.
  • Taking Back Sunday, Taking Back Sunday (13Star Records). CD.
  • Robbie Robertson, How to Become Clairvoyant (429 Records). 2 CDs. DE.
  • Left Banke, The Left Banke Too (Sundazed Music). CD, V LP.
  • Eilen Jewell, Queen of the Minor Key  (Signature Records). CD, V LP.
  • Riverside, Memories in My Head (Laser’s Edge). CD EP.
  • Marianne Faithfull, Horses & High Heels (Naxos of America). CD, V LP.
  • Richard Thompson, Live at the BBC (Universal U.K.). 4 CDs. BS. I.
  • Limp Bizkit, Gold Cobra (Interscope Records). CD.
  • Bad Company, Live at Wembley (Eagle Rock Entertainment). BD, CD.
  • Left Banke, Walk Away Renee/Pretty Ballerina (Sundazed Music). CD, V LP.
  • America, Back Pages (EMTO). CD.
  • Deep Purple, Phoenix Rising (Eagle Rock Entertainment). BD.
  • Various artists, Knickerbocker Holiday soundtrack (Ghostlight). CD.
  • Alice Cooper, Old School: 1964-1974 (Bigger Picture). Box set, 4 CD + DVD  + 7-inch V + 64-page book.
  • Various artists, X-Men: First Class soundtrack (Sony Masterworks). CD.
  • Kinks, Arthur (Sanctuary U.K.). 2 CDs. RM, DE, I.
  • Kinks, Face to Face (Sanctuary U.K.). 2 CDs, RM, I.
  • Kinks, Something Else (Sanctuary U.K.). 2 CDs. RM, I.
  • Selena Gomez and The Scene, When The Sun Goes Down (Hollywood Records). CD.
  • Billy Ray Cyrus, I’m American (Walt Disney Records).
  • Iron Maiden, From Fear to Eternity: The Best of 1990-2010 (UME). 3 V LPs.
  • Steve Jablonsky, Transformers: Dark of the Moon soundtrack (Warner Bros.). CD.
  • Queensryche, Dedicated to Chaos (Roadrunner Records/Loud & Proud Records). CD. SE.
  • Eddie Vedder, Water on the Road (Universal) BD.
  • Various artists, Rave on Buddy Holly (Har Music). CD. Features performances by The Black Keys, She and Him, Modest Mouse, My Morning Jacket, Florence + The Machine, Paul McCartney, Cee Lo Green, Kid rock, Patti Smith, Justin Townes Earle, Fiona Apple & Jon Brion, Lou Reed and The Detroit Cobras.
  • David Cook, This Loud Morning (RCA). CD, CD + DVD.
  • Various artists, Catch Me If You Can  original Broadway cast recording. (Ghostlight). CD.
  • Beyonce, 4 (Sony). CD.
  • Marianne Faithfull, Horses and High Heels (Naive Records)
  • Various artists, Rave On Buddy Holly (Fantasy/Concord Music) CD. Celebrates Holly’s 75th birthday. Featured artists include My Morning Jacket, The Black Keys, Modest Mouse, Nick Lowe, Florence + The Machine, Cee Lo Green, Paul McCartney, Kid Rock, Lou Reed, Patti Smith and Julian Casablancas.

JULY 5

  • Ten Years After, Space in Time  (Audio Fidelity). Gold CD, AC, V LP.
  • The Be Good Tanyas, Blue Horse (Nettwerk Records). 2 CDs, 2 V LPs. LE.
  • Khatia Buniatishvili, Franz Liszt (Sony Masterworks). CD. LE.
  • Thin Lizzy, Chinatown (Universal U.K.). CD, AC, V LP. I.
  • Memory Tapes, Player Piano (Carpark Records). CD, V LP.
  • Lloyd, King of Hearts (Interscope Records). CD.
  • Thin Lizzy, Black Rose (Universal U.K.). 2 CDs. I.
  • Brian Eno, Drums Between the Bells (Warp Records). CD, V LP. LE.
  • Steve Cropper, Dedicated: A Salute to the 5 Royales (429 Records). CD. Features duets with Steve Winwood, Lucinda Williams, Brian May, Bettye Lavette and B.B. King.
  • Thin Lizzy, Bad Reputation (Universal U.K.). CD. I.

JULY 12

  • Johnny Nicholas, Future Blues (The People’s Label). CD.
  • Various artists, Shake It Up: Break It Down soundtrack (). CD.
  • Fair to Midland, Arrows & Anchors (no label listed). CD.
  • Theory of a Dead Man, Truth Is (Roadrunner Records). CD.
  • Lady Gaga, The Document (Chrome Dreams). CD + DVD.
  • Washed out, Within & Without (Sub Pop). CD, V LP.
  • Peter Murphy, Ninth (Nettwerk Records). CD, V LP.
  • Brian McKnight, Just Me (Entertainment One Music). 2 CDs.
  • Alkaline Trio, Damnesia (Epitaph/Ada). CD, V LP.
  • Kate Baldwin and Sheldon Harnick, She Loves Him (P.S. Classics). CD.
  • George Thorogood and The Destroyers, 2120 South Michigan Ave. (Capitol) CD.
  • Casey Chambers, Little Bird (Sugarhill). CD.
  • Iced Earth, Iced Earth: Festival of The Wicked (Century Media). 3 DVDs.
  • Lesley Gore, Magic Colors: The Lost Album 1967-1969 (Ace Records U.K.). CD. I.
  • B.B. King, Live (Image Entertainment). BD.
  • Yes, Fly From Here (No label listed). 2 CDs.
  • Megadeth, That One Night: Live in Buenos Aires (Image Entertainment). BD.
  • Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway, Boom! Live at Birdland (P.S. Classics). CD.
  • Ashton Shepherd, Where Country Grows (MCA Nashville). CD. DE also available.
  • Foreigner, Live (Image Entertainment). BD.
  • Various artists, Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Part 2 soundtrack (Watchtower Music). CD.
  • Samael, Lux Mundi (Season of Mist). CD.
  • Metallica, Peace Sells … But Who’s Buying (Capitol Records).  5 CD + 3 LP BS. 2 CD version also available. RM. Includes previously unreleased and rare mixes, as well as hi-res audtion for the remastered album and concert. Set also includes an expanded 20-age book plus 8” x 10” photos and reproductions of vintage Megadeth memorabilia.
  • Foo Fighters, Back and Forth (RCA) BD.
  • Blake Shelton, Red River Blue (Warner Bros.). CD.
  • Various artists, Sweet Bye and Bye studio cast recording (P.S. Classics). CD.
  • R.E.M., Life’s Rich Pageant (Capitol). 2 CDs. 25th Anniversary Edition.
  • Incubus, If Not Now, When? (Epic). V LP, CD.
  • Chris Young, Neon (Sony). CD.
  • Fiery Blue, Our Secret (Doubloon Records). CD.
  • Colbie Caillat, All Of You (Universal Republic). CD.
  • Train and Martina McBride, CMT Crossroads (Universal Republic). DVD.
  • Dave Bromberg, Use Me (Appleseed Records). CD. First studio album following a 17-year recording hiatus.
  • july 15
  • Corey Taylor, Seven Deadly Sins: Settling The Argument Between Being Born Bad and Damaged Good (Da Capo). HC, 272 pages.

JULY 19

  • The Might Be Giants, Join Us (Concord Records). CD.
  • 2Cellos, 2 Cellos (Sony Masterworks). CD.
  • REO Speedwagon, Hi Infidelity: 30th Anniversary Editon (Sony Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • Various artists, Captain AmericaA: The First Avenger soundtrack (Buena Vista). CD.
  • Golden State, Division (no label listed). CD.
  • 3 Doors Down, Time of My Life (Republic) CD, V LP.
  • George Lynch, Kill All Control (Rocket Science). CD.

JULY 26

  • Jimmie Vaughan, Plays More Blues, Ballads and Favorites (Shout! Factory).
  • Jascha Heifetz, God’s Fiddler (Kultur Video). DVD.
  • Aretha Franklin, 30 Greatest Hits (Atlantic). 2 CDs.
  • Klaus Schulze, La Vie Electronique Vol. 10 (MIG Music GMBH). CD.
  • Kate Bush, A Life of Surprises (Pride). 2 DVDs.
  • Vanessa Carlton, Rabbits on the Run (Razor & Tie). CD.
  • Eric Church, Chief (Capitol). CD.

AUGUST 1

  • Dave Thompson, Dancing Barefoot: The Patti Smith Story (Chicago Review Press).  320 pages.
  • Paul Maher Jr., Tom Waits on Tom Waits: Interviews and Encounters (Chicago Review Press). PB; 480 pages.

AUGUST 2

  • Fountains of Wayne, Sky Full of Holes (YROC). CD, V LP.
  • Sheryl Crow, Sheryl Crow Live (Image Entertainment). BD.
  • Jewel, The Essential Live Songbook (Image Entertainment). BD.
  • Heart, Live (Image Entertainment). BD.
  • Arcade Fire, The Suburbs (Merge Records). 2 CDs.

AUGUST 9

  • Gavin DeGraw, Sweeter, (J-Records). CD.
  • Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band, Nine Tonight (Capitol). CD. RM.
  • Alev, We Live in Paradise (Eclipse Records). CD.
  • Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Peyton on Patton (no label listed).  CD.
  • Brother, Famouse First Words (PID). CD. I.
  • CD Da Prince & RMJ, Peep (Southern Image Recordings). CD S.
  • Tracanna and Martinale, Passi Leggeri (Radiosnj Records). CD. I.
  • Cazzola Ricci, Swinging Session (RadioSNJ Records). CD. I.
  • Tangobar Operitamilonguera, Tangoseistrio (RadioSNJ Records). CD. I.
  • Krystal System, Nuclear (Alfa Matrix).  2 CDs. LE.
  • Verdandi, The North Country (Fremdheit). CD.
  • John Ilsley, Live in Les Baux De Provence (Creek Records). CD. I.

AUGUST 11

  • Valorie Belk and David Peese, Closet Woman (Sharp Records, Inc.). SACD, DSD.

AUGUST 30, 2011

  • Paul Maher Jr., Tom Waits on Tom Waits: Interviews and Encounters (Chicago Review Press).

SEPTEMBER 20, 2011

  • Mark O’Connor, An Appalachian Christmas (OMAC Records). Features collaborations with Renee Fleming, Sharon Isbin, Alison Krauss, Yo-Yo Ma, Jane Monheit, James Taylor, Chris Thile and Steve Wariner. CD.

NO RELEASE DATE LISTED

  • Base3, Live From Earth (no label listed). CD.
  • Signalsundertests, Mecca (no label listed). CD.
  • David Bromberg, Use Me (Appleseed Recordings). CD.
  • Ant-Bee, Electronic Church Music (Barking Moondog Records). CD.
  • Joel Mellin, Must Pass (Musique Impossible). Recorded live Sept. 4 and 5, 2008, for Holly Faurot and Sarah H. Paulson’s “Your Beautiful Grunt” t the Stella Adler Studio for Acting in New York City. V LP. LE; 100 12-inch vinyl records, signed and numbered, and each album cover is handmade and unique.

AVAILABLE NOW

  • Grimes, Halfaxa (Arbutus). CD. Available on Lo Recordings label in the U.K.
  • Byron Hill, Radio Songs (BHP Recordings) CD.
  • Bruce Cockburn, Small Source of Comfort (True North). CD.
  • John Cherry, Paul McCartney’s Solo Music Career 1970-2010: Life, Love and a Sense of Child-Like Wonder (Peppertree Publishing). 200 pages, PB.
  • Dana Countryman, Passport to the Future: The Amazing Life and Music of Electronic POp Music Pioneer Jean-Jacques Perry (Sterling Swan Press). PB, 312 pages.
  • Graeme Thomson, The Resurrection of Johnny Cash: Hurt, Redemption and American Recordings (Jawbone Press). PB, 254 pages.
  • Ignacio Julia, Feed-Back: The Velvet Underground: Legend, Truth (Ignacio Julia). HC, 264 pages.
  • Laura Checkoway, My Infamous Life: The Autobiography of Mobb Dee’s Prodigy (Touchstone/Simon & Schuster). HC, 308.
  • Pavlov’s Dog,The Adventures of Echo & Boo nad Assorted Small Tails (Rockville Music). CD.
  • Thomas Dolby, Oceanea (no label listed). EP. Three tracks. Precursor to full-length album “A Map Of A Floating City” due out in summer 2011.
  • Doug Cowen and The Basics, Rockin’ Town (1982 Records). CD.
  • Bill Leigh, Bass Player Presents: The Funky Bass Book (Backbeat Books). PB, 236 pages.
  • The Lost Vegas, LIfe Before The Collapse (Worldwide Ocean). V LP. LE.180-gram vinyl plus a bonus 16” x 24” poster. One of the track titles: “Goldmine.”
  • Nikki Van Noy, So Much to Say: Dave Matthews Band 20 Years on the Road (Touchstone). PB, 220 pages.
  • Taboo with Steve Dennis, Fallin’ Up: My Story (Touchstone). HC, 325 pages.
  • Richie Unterberger, Won’t Get Fooled AGain: The Who From Lifehouse to Quadrophenia (Jawbone). PB, 302 pages.
  • Thick Shakes, Why Buy The Cow (Aurora 7 Records). CD.
  • JP Soars, More Bees With Honey (Soars High Prouctions). CD.
  • Tokyo Rosenthal, Who Was That Man? (Rock and Sock Records). CD.
  • Phil “Fang” Volk, The Times They Are A-Changin’ (Sonic Wheel Records). CD.
  • Neil Peart, Far And Away: A Prize Every Time (ECW Press). HC, 312 pages.
  • Natalia Kills, Wonderland (Cherry Tree Records). CD.
  • The 44s, Boogie Disease (Rip Cat Records). CD.
  • Bona Heada, Colours Doors Planet (NoizeLab Studio). CD.
  • Pendragon, Passion (Snapper Madfish) CD.
  • Asking Alexandria, Reckless and Relentless (Sumerian Records).
  • Sin Fang, Summer Echoes (Morr Music). CD.
  • Abby Bernstin, I’m Not Sorry (Abby’s Road Music). CD.
  • Oberhofer, Away Frm u / Dead Gilrs Dance (Inflated Records). V 7-inch S.
  • The Marshall Tucker Band, Greatest Hits (Shout! Factory). CD. RM.
  • Paul Simon, So Beautiful or What (Hear Music). CD + DVD, CD, V LP.
  • Various artists, Lemonade Mouth enhanced soundtrack.  (Walt Disney Records). CD.
  • Panda Bear, Tomboy (Paw Tracks). CD, VLP.
  • Mana, Drama Y Luz (Warner Music Latina). CD, VLP, CD + DVD digipak.
  • Jessie J, Who You Are (Universal Music Group). CD. A “clean” version also is available.
  • Kirsteenyoung, V The Volcanic (Tony Visconti Productions). MP3 EP.
  • Sherlock’s Daughter, Reprise (no label listed). CD.
  • Elbow, Build a Rocket Boys! (Downtown/Cooperative Music). CD.
  • Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band, That’s How We Roll (Telarc). CD.
  • Between the Buried and Me, The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialogues (Metal Blade), VLP, CD.
  • Bob Dylan, Bob Dylan in Concert: Brandeis University 1963 (Sony Legacy). CD.
  • The Feelies, Here Before (Bar None). CD, VLP.
  • Brett Dennen, Loverboy (Dualtone Music Group). CD, VLP.
  • Atmosphere, The Family Sign (Rhymesayers). VLP, CD.
  • Low, C’mon (Sub Pop). VLP, CD.
  • Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Here We Rest (Lightning Rod Records). CD, VLP.
  • Marcin Wasilewski Trio, Faithful (ECM Records). CD.
  • Preservation Hall Jazz Band and The Dell McCoury Band, American Legacies (McCoury Music). CD, VLP.
  • The Pretty Reckless, Light Me Up (Interscope). CD.
  • Azam Ali, From Night to the Edge of Day (Six Degrees). CD.
  • Autechre, EPS 1991-2002 (Warp Records). 5 CD BS.
  • Marc-Andre Hamelin, The Romantic Pian Concerto 53: Reger’s Piano Concerto in F minor, Op 114 and Strauss’s Burleske . (Hyperion). CD. I.
  • Marc-Andre Hamelin, Liszt Piano Sonata: Fantasy and Fugue on the Theme BACH (Hyperion). CD. I.
  • Pentagram, Last Rites (Metal Blade). CD.
  • Trampled Under Foot, Wrong Side of the Blues (Vizzitone). CD.
  • Meat Puppets, Lollipop (Megaforce). VLP, CD.
  • Bell X1, Bloodless Coup (Yep Roc Records) CD.
  • Various artists, Scream 4 original motion picture soundtrack (Lakeshore Records). CD.
  • Sun Ra, Space Probe (RER USA). CD.
  • Steve MacLean Ensemble, GPS (RER USA). CD.
  • Grateful Dead, Road Trips: Vol. 4, No. 3: Denver ‘73 (Rhino). 3 CDs.
  • Paolo Angeli/Takumi Fukushima, Itsunomanika (RER USA). CD.
  • Robert Johnson, The Complete Recordings (Columbia/Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • Robert Johnson,The Complete Original Masters: Centennial Edition (Columbia/Legacy). 2 CDs + hardbound book with 78 RPM replicas (that play at 45 RPM speed) of Johnson’s 12 singles; DVD documentary “The Life and Music of Robert Johnson: Can’t You Hear The Wind Howl?, plus 2-CD “Rarities From The Vaults.
  • Roy Orbison, The Monument Singles Collection 1960-1964 (Monument/Legacy). 2 CDs + DVD. Debuts first-ever CD release of original mono mixes of A and B sides cut for the Monument label, plus DVD of nine songs from “The Monument Concert 1965” that’s been digitally restored, plus the official video for “Oh Pretty Woman.”
  • Jimi Hendrix, South Saturn Delta (Sony Legacy). CD, VLP, AC.
  • Joan as Police Woman, Deep Field (Play It Again Sam) CD.
  • Dana Fuchs, Love to Beg (Ruf Records). CD.
  • Agnes Obel, Philharmonics (Play It Again Sam). CD, VLP.
  • Crystal Stilts, In Love With Oblivion (Slumberland Records). CD, VLP.
  • Mark Ballas, HurtLoveBox (Hit Play LLC). CD.
  • Red Fang, Murder the Mountains (Relapse). CD, VLP.
  • Jack Johnson, Brushfire Fairytales  (Everloving). CD, VLP. RM.
  • Thursday, No Devolucion (Epitaph), CD, VLP.
  • Phish, Live Phish: 10/30/10, Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City (JEMP Records) 3-CD LE BS.
  • Phish, Live Phish: 10/26/10, Verizon Wireless Arena, Manchester, NH (JEMP Records) 3-CD LE BS.
  • John Oates, Mississippi Mile (Elektra). CD.
  • Believer, Transhuman (Metal Blade). CD.
  • Noel Gourdin, Fresh: The Definition (Entertainment One Music). CD.
  • Malika Zarra, Berber Taxi (Motema Music). CD.
  • The Netherlands Bach Society, J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion (Channel Classics). 3 discs; hybrid SACD-DSD.
  • Vivian Girls, Share The Joy (Polyvinyl Records). CD, VLP.
  • Diego Garcia, Laura (Nacional Records). CD.
  • Tracey Thorn, You Are A Lover (Merge Records). EP.
  • Garage a Trois, Always Be Happy, But Stay Evil (Royal Potato Family). VLP, CD.
  • Iro Haarla, Vespers (ECM Records). CD.
  • Swollen Members, Dagger Mouth (Suburban Noize) CD.
  • Isaac Albeniz and David Russel, Spanish Music for Classical Guitar (Telarc). CD.
  • The Trews, Hope & Ruin (!K7). CD, VLP.
  • Femi Kuti, Africa For Africa (Knitting Factory). CD, VLP.
  • 2002, Damayanti (Galactic Playground Music). CD.
  • Ben Allison, Action-Refraction (Palmetto Records). CD, VLP.
  • Brady Rymer, Love Me For Who I Am (Red General Catalog). CD.
  • He Is We, My Forever (Motown). CD.
  • Rebirth Brass Band, Rebirth of New Orleans (Basin Street Records). CD.
  • Katy B, On A Mission (Columbia Europe). CD. I.
  • Benny Green, Source (1-2-3-4 Go). CD.
  • Enrique Iglesias, Tonight (I’m Lovin’ You). CD single. I.
  • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo, Cotonou Club (Strut Records). V LP, CD.
  • Various artists, Words for You (Hip-O Records). CD.
  • Natalia Kills, Perfectionist (no label). CD. I.
  • Ponytail, Do Whatever You Want All The Time (We Are Free). CD, VLP.
  • Laura Story, Blessings (Columbia). CD.
  • k.d. lang, Sing It Loud (Nonesuch). CD.
  • TV on the Radio, Nine Types of Light (Interscope Records). CD, VLP, DE CD.
  • Alison Krauss and Union Station, Paper Airplane (Rounder Records). CD.
  • Foo Fighters, Wasting Light (RCA). CD, V LP.
  • Tor Lundvall, The Seasons Unfold (Dias Records). 4-CD BS. LE of 500 copies.
  • Dead by Wednesday, Will to Fight (Music by Mail)
  • Eminem, Dre. Dre and Skylar Grey, I Need A Doctor (no label listed). CD single.
  • Little Scream, The Golden Record (Secretly Canadian). CD, VLP.
  • Classified, Hand Shakes and  Middle Fingers (Decon Inc.) CD.
  • Warm Ghost, Uncut Diamond (Partisan Records) Vinyl/digital only EP.
  • Acrylics, Lives and Treasure (Friendly Fire Recordings). CD
  • Pepper Rabbit, Beauregard (Kanine Records.) CD.
  • Sonny and The Sunsets, Hit After Hit (Fat Possum Records). CD, VLP.
  • The Contours, Dance With The Contours (Kent Records). CD. I.
  • The Church, Starfish (Second Motion). CD, VLP, AC. Includes 12 bonus tracks.
  • Never Shout Never!, Year One (Warner Bros.). CD.
  • Art of NOise, Into Batle With The Art of Noise (Salvo). CD, VLP, AC. I. RM.
  • Lisa Howard, Songs of Innocence and Experience: The Songs of William Finn (Ghostlight). CD.
  • Skold, Suck (Metropolis Records). CD Single.
  • Young Widows, In and Out of Youth and Lightness (Temporary Residence). CD, VLP.
  • Glasvegas, Euphoric/Heartbreak (Sony). CD.
  • Nazareth, 2XS/Sound Elixir (Salvo). CD. I.
  • Joan Baes, Play Me Backwards (no label listed ). 2 discs on CD,  VLP or AC. CE. I.
  • Hauschka, Salon Des Amateurs (Fat Cat). CD, VLP.
  • Asa, Beautiful Imperfection (Dramatico). CD. I.
  • Norbertine Fathers of St. Michael’s Abbey, Gregorian Chant: Requiem (Jade Records). CD.
  • Various artists, Power of Soul: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix (Sony Legacy). CD. Featured performers include Lenny Kravitz; Eric Clapton; Prince; Santana; Earth, Wind & Fire; Sting, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble and Cee-Lo Green.
  • Don Sebesky, Giant Box (Sony Masterworks). RM. CD, VLP. CTI Records 40th anniversary edition.
  • Generationals, Actor-Caster (Park The Van Records). CD.
  • Howe Gelb and Band of Gypsies, Alegrias (Fire Records). VLP, CD.
  • Larry Coryell, Larry Coryell with The Wide Hive Players (Wide Hive Records). CD.
  • J Rocc, Some Cold Rock Stuf (Stones Throw). CD, VLP.
  • Marcus Foster, Tumble Down (no label listed). EP. CD. I.
  • Coyote Poets of the Universe, Pandora’s Box (Square Shaped Records) CD.
  • Freddie Hubbard, First Light (Sony Masterworks). RM. CD. CTI Records 40th anniversary edition.
  • Jonny, Jonny (Merge Records). EP. CD.
  • Tim Booth, Love Life (AIS) CD. I.
  • Nazareth, Catch/Cinema (Salvo) CD. I. RM.
  • Sarah Jaffe, Even Born Again (Kirtland Records/Fontana). CD.
  • Ebo Taylor, Life Stories (Strut Records). VLP, CD.
  • Desert Dwellers, Downtemple Dub – Lost Mixes (White Swan Records). CD.
  • Big Country, Fields of Fire: Ultimate Collection (Spectrum Audio UK). CD. I.
  • Lalo Schifrin, Invocations: Jazz Meets The Symphony 7 (Aleph Records). CD.
  • Indian, Guiltless (Relapse). CD, VLP.
  • Oxana Shevchenko, Winner of the 2010 Scottish INternational Pinao Competition (1-2-3-4- Go/Delphian). CD.
  • Guano Apes, Bel Air (Columbia Europe). CD. I.
  • Jonny Diaz, Jonny Diaz (Columbia).  CD.
  • Damion Suomi and The Minor Prophets, Go,  And Sell All of Your Things (Hopeless Records). CD.
  • Ian Axel, This Is The New Year (tinyOGRE Entertainment). CD.
  • Katchafire, ON The Road Again (Ohana Records). CD.
  • George Benson, Beyond The Blue Horizon (Sony Masterworks). CD, VLP, AC. CTI 40th anniversary edition.
  • Lightnin’ Malcolm featuring Cameron Bimbrough, Renegade (Ruf Records). CD.
  • Level 2, Last Chance to Reason (Prosthetic Records). CD.
  • Magnus Ostrom, Thread of Life (Act Music & Vision). CD.
  • Mazes, A Thousand Heys (Fat Cat), VLP, CD.
  • Lake, Giving and Receiving (K Records). CD, VLP.
  • The One AM Radio, Heaven is Attached by A Slender Thread (Dangerbird Spain). CD, VLP.
  • Bass Drum of Death, Gb City (Fat Possum/Ryko). CD, VLP.
  • African Head Charge, Voodoo of the Godsent (On-U Sound). CD.
  • Big Time Rush, Boyfriend (no label). CD single. I.
  • The Cookers, Cast The First Stone (Plus Loin). CD. I.
  • Trembling Bells, Constant Pageant (Honest Jon’s). CD, VLP.
  • Panda Bear, Surfers Hymn (no label listed). V single.
  • Pour Habit, Got Your Back (Fat Wreck Chords). CD, VLP.
  • Letlive, Fake History (Epitaph). CD.
  • Ray Morton, Music on Film: Amadeus (Hal Leonard , PB, 128 pages)
  • Stephen Tropiano, Music on Film: Cabaret (Hal Leonard, PB, 128 pages.)
  • Steve Palmer Band, Apparition (no label listed, CD)
  • Alex Winston, Sister Wife  (HeavyRoc). CD.
  • Zerozonic, God Damn, Better, Best (Mayhem Music). CD.
  • Cage, The Rise To Power Live (Heavy Metal Media). Two DVDs. Features  unreleased songs and a preview of new material of  its forthcoming album.
  • The Bengsons, The Proof (no label listed). CD.
  • Middle Brother, Middle Brother (Partisan Records). CD.
  • Paleo, A View of The Sky (Partisan Records). CD.
  • The Turnback, Drawn In Chalk (CDBY). CD.
  • Jason Draper, Prince: Chaos, Disorder and Revolution (Backbeat Books). PB. 272 pages.
  • Tor Lundvall, The Seasons Unfold (Dias Records). 4-CD BS. LE of 500 copies.’
  • Tino Coury, Page One (Eleventh Records). CD.
  • The Steven L. Smith Band, Pieces (Vinyl Records). CD.
  • Nick Lowe, Labour of Lust (Yep Roc). CD, V. RI of 1979 OOP album. Includes bonus tracks and a 12-page booklet featuring Barney Bubbles’ artwork, essays by Greg Geller and Will Birch.
  • Antonio Cappielo, Whisper My Name (independent release). CD.
  • Yanni, Truth of Touch (YanniWake/Rocket Science Ventures). CD.
  • Dead by Wednesday, Will to Fight (Music by Mail)
  • Warm Ghost, Uncut Diamond (Partisan Records) Vinyl/digital only EP.
  • Acrylics, Lives and Treasure (Friendly Fire Recordings). CD
  • Todd Snider, The Storyteller (Aimless Records) CD.
  • Ben Ottewell, Shapes & Shadows (ATO Records). CD.
  • River City Extension, The Unmistakable Man (XOXO Records). V LP.
  • Eisley, The Valley (Equal Vision Records). CD.
  • Pepper Rabbit, Beauregard (Kanine Records.) CD.
  • Ray Morton, Music on Film: Amadeus (Hal Leonard , PB, 128 pages)
  • Stephen Tropiano, Music on Film: Cabaret (Hal Leonard, PB, 128 pages.)
  • Steve Palmer Band, Apparition (no label listed, CD).
  • Paul Revere & The Raiders, The Essential Paul Revere & The Raiders (Columbia/Legacy). 2 CDs. Features 36 tracks, new liner notes and additional photos.
  • Tweed Funk, Bringin’ It (Tweed Tone Records). CD.
  • Amy Speace, Land Like a Bird (Thirty Tigers). CD.
  • Various artists, Last Buzz Record Company Blue Midnight (Last Buzz Records). CD.
  • Iration, Fresh Grounds (3 PRong Records). EP.
  • Kaye Bohler, Like a Flower (no label listed). CD. Features performances by Robben Ford and Tommy Castro.
  • Alex Winston, Sister Wife  (HeavyRoc). CD.
  • Zerozonic, God Damn, Better, Best (Mayhem Music). CD.
  • Various artists, Concert for George (Rhino). 2 BR. Available for the first time ever on Blu-ray. Disc 1 contains the full 2002 concert; Disc 2 features the theatrical version, plus concert highlights, performer interviews, rehearsals, behind-the-scenes footage and a previously unreleased interview segment featuring Ringo Starr, Jim Keltner and Ray Cooper.
  • Cage, The Rise To Power Live (Heavy Metal Media). Two DVDs. Features  unreleased songs and a preview of new material of  its forthcoming album.
  • The Bengsons, The Proof (no label listed). CD.
  • Onry Osbourne, Hold On For Dear Life (Fake Four Inc.). CD.
  • Eartha Kitt, The Essential Eartha Kitt (RCA/Legacy). 2 CDs.
  • Django Reinhardt, The Essential Django Reinhardt (RCA/Legacy).  2 CDs.
  • Al Petteway and Amy White, High In the Blue Ridge (Fairewood Studios LLC). CD.
  • Sasha Masakowski and Musical Playground, Wishes (Hypersoul). CD.
  • The Luyas, Too Beautiful To Work (Dead Oceans). CD.
  • Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, Moral and Wahnsinn (Nuclear Blast). I.
  • Children of Bodom, Relentless Reckless Forever (Fontana Universal). 2 CDs. I.
  • Braids, Native Speaker (no label listed). CD.
  • Arthouse in Your Waking Hours, View of Notre Dame (Glive Records) CD. First release from a new prog-rock record label based in St. Petersburg, Russia.
  • Middle Brother, Middle Brother (Partisan Records). CD.
  • Paleo, A View of The Sky (Partisan Records). CD.
  • Heart, Night At Sky Church (Legacy Recordings). DVD and BD. Filmed in Red Cam HD.
  • Overnight Lows, “Slit Wrist Rock n’ Roll” b/w “I’ll Be Everything” (Goner Records). 7-inch V.
  • Charles Farley, Soul of the Man: Bobby “Blue” Bland (University Press of Mississippi). HC, 336 pages.
  • Neil Diamond, The Bang Years 1966-1968 (Columbia/Legacy). CD. Features the 23 original mono recordings of songs including “Cherry, Cherry,” “Solitary Man,” “I’m A Believer” and “Red, Red Wine.”
  • Orla Fallon, My Land (Elevation). CD.
  • Simon & Garfunkel, Bridge Over Troubled Water (Columbia/Legacy). CD + DVD; 40th anniversary edition.  CD is original album; DVD features “Songs of America” CBS-TV special plus a new documentary, “The Harmony Game: The Making of Bridge Over Troubled Water,” featuring interviews with Paul Simon, Art Garfunkel and their collaborators.
  • Billy Joel, LIve At Shea Stadium (Columbia/Legacy). 2 CD + DVD set, or DVD only or BD only. Features more than two hours of performances. Includes featured artists Paul McCartney, Tony Bennett, Garth Brooks and John Mayer.
  • Terry Garland & Li’l Ronnie, Live At The Canal Club (Ellersoul Records). CD.
  • Mr. Isaac Allen, Don’t Smoke (Horizon Music Group.) CD.
  • This is Peterborough, Thrice (Rowdy Farrago Records). CD.
  • Icona, Manners b/w Top Rated (Neon Gold Records.) MP3 and 7-inch V.
  • Unwritten Law, Swan (BreakSilence/Suburban Noize Records).  CD.
  • Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors, Chasing Someday (DualTone Records). CD.
  • Tenside, Chain Reaction (2011 Recent Records). CD. I.
  • Russkaja, Russian Voodoo (Geco Tonwaren). CD. I.
  • John Lennon, How I Won The War (Fox/MGM). DVD. SE.
  • Thomas Dolby, Oceanea (no label listed). EP. CD.
  • Marion James, Essence (EllerSoul Records). CD.
  • Gerald Krampl, Lighthouse (Indigo Music). CD.
  • Heidi Spencer & The Rare Birds, Under Streetlight Glow (Bella Union). CD
  • The Mountain Goats, All Eternals Deck (Merge Records). CD.
  • Pete Yorn, Music For The Morning After (Columbia). 2 CDs or V double LP packages. RM. 10th anniversary edition. Features original 15-song album and a live performance on KCRW’s “Morning Becomes Eclectic,” which previously was commercially unavailable, plus four rare tracks, three of which previously were unreleased.
  • Pearl Jam, Vs. and Vitalogy (Epic/Legacy). Restored and expanded editions. Albums are available individually in expanded editions with three bonus tracks on each, or together as a 3-CD Deluxe Edition, featuring “Live At the Orpheum Theater, Boston, April 12, 1994. LE collector’s BS.
  • Henry Gray, Lucky Man (Blind Pig Records). CD. RI.
  • Yank Rachell, Blues Mandolin Man (Blind Pig Records). CD. RI.
  • Dredg, Chuckles and Mr. Squeezy (Superball Music).
  • Jeffrey Foucault, Horse Latitudes (Signature Sounds Records) CD.
  • Barry Manilow, Duets (Legacy/Arista). CD. Features performances with artists including Barbra Streisand, Bette Midler, Dionne Warwick, Reba McEntire, Mel Torme, Sarah Vaughan and Sheen Easton.
  • Kelly Price, Kelly (My Block). CD.
  • Jem Warren, Lifeblood To My Soul (no label listed). CD.
  • Blue Sky Black Death, Noir (Fake Four Inc.) CD.
  • Holly Golightly and The Brokeoffs, No Help Coming (Transdreamer Records). CD, V LP.
  • Bootsy Collins, Tha Funk Capital of the World (Mascot Records). CD, 2-LP transparent blue vinyl. CD cover will be available with holographic 3-d album art. Features P-Funkers George Clinton and Bernie Worrell, along with Snoop Doggy Dogg, Chuck D, Ice Cube, Samuel L. Jackson, Al Sharpton and Bela Fleck.
  • Owen Temple, Mountain Home (El Paisano Records). CD.
  • Duff McKagan’s Loaded, The Taking (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD, V LP. Vinyl will be released April 12.
  • Blackfield, Welcome To My DNA (Snapper/Kscope). CD. Features Porcupine Tree frontman Steven Wilson and Israeli megastar Aviv Geffen.
  • Tracy Nelson, Victim of The Blues (Delta Groove Music). CD.
  • Ben Waters, Boogie 4 Stu (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD.
  • Bob Schneider, A Perfect Day (Kirtland Records)
  • Mo Foster, Bass Themes (Angel Air). CD. Features production music Foster recorded between 1983 and 2009.
  • Tommy James, A Night in the Big City … Plus (Angel Air). CD. Features the 1994 album plus bonus trackes recorded between 1974 and 1991.
  • Various artists, Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical: Original Broadway Cast Recording (Rhino). CD.
  • Hot Tuna, Steady As She Goes (Red House Records) CD.  A vinyl LP will be released in May 2011.
  • Diana Jones, High Atmosphere (Proper American Records). CD.
  • Various Artists, Songs For Japan (Legacy). 2 CDs. Featured artists include John Lennon, U2, Bob Dylan, Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eminem, Bruce Springsteen, Keith Urban, Black Eyed Peas, Pink, Lady Antebellum, Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, R.E.M., Justin Bieber, Elton John, Queen, Kings of Leon, Sting, Norah Jones, Adele, and Leona Lewis.
  • Doug Gray, Soul of the South (Shout! Factory). CD. These never-before-released R&B-styled recordings were made 30 years ago.
  • The Marshall Tucker Band, Greatest Hits (Shout! Factory). CD. RM. Expanded edition features six more songs than the OOP version that was discontinued in 2000. Includes five rare 45 RPM single versions. Eight-page booklet contains detailed notes and rare photos.
  • Robbie Robertson, How to Become Clairvoyant (429 Records). CD.
  • Daft Punk, Tron : Legacy Reconfigured soundtrack (Disney). CD.
  • Leon Russell, The Best of Leon Russell (Capitol). CD.
  • Rush, Moving Pictures (Mercury) CD + DVD Audio or CD+ BD. DE. Digitally RM. RI. Package includes previously unreleased photos from the original recording sesions, new liner notes and 30th anniversary artwork by original album designer Hugh Syme.
  • The Kills, Blood Pressures (Domino). CD.
  • Adam Lambert, Sleepwalker (no label listed). CD single.
  • Lou DeAdder, Headlights: Don’t Get Caught in the Glare (no label listed). CD.
  • Kimon & The Propthets, Trenton Blues (self-issued). CD.
  • Rue de Funk, Weather The Storm (no label listed). CD.
  • Guitar Player, Guitar Heroes of the ‘70s (Backbeat Books). PB, 250 pages.
  • Thomas Dolby, Oceanea (no label listed, EP)
  • Heidi Spencer & The Rare Birds, Under Streetlight Glow (Bella Union, CD)
  • The Mountain Goats, All Eternals Deck (Merge). CD.
  • Red Fang, Murder The Mountains (Relapse Records). CD, V LP.
  • Federico Aubele, Berlin 13 (ESL Music, CD)
  • Rory Gallagher, Irish Tour ‘74 (Eagle Rock Entertainment) CD, BD, DVD, V 2-LP.
  • Duff McKagan’s Loaded, The Taking (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD, V LP. Vinyl will be released April 12.
  • Ben Waters, Boogie 4 Stu (Eagle Rock Entertainment). CD.
  • Blue Sky Black Death, Noir (Fake Four Inc.) CD.

2 thoughts on “What’s New June 7, 2011: Albums, books, singles and more

  1. For all music lovers (including myself) since many, many years a more than welcome “must”: goldminemag (printed or on the web). Even here in mighty Zurich, Switzerland. Thank you!

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