April 13, 2018

(Listings primarily from amazon.com New & Future Releases)


What Colin’s Listening to:
Right Now


Rock
 
Behemoth, Messe Noire ( 2 CD ) ( Metal Blade ) [ 2018 Release; Live ]
Bonfire, Temple of Lies ( AFM Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
David Bowie, ChangesTwoBowie ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ 1981 Compilation ] ***
Breaking Benjamin, Ember ( Hollywood Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Cheap Trick, Greatest Hits—Japanese Single Collection ( Sony Japan ) ***
Crematory, Oblivion ( Steamhammer ) [ 2018 Release ]
Chris Crocker, Chris Crocker ( Chris Crocker )
The Damned, Evil Spirits ( Spinefarm ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
Andy Gibb, The Very Best of Andy Gibb ( Capitol ) ***
Gozu, Equilibrium ( Metal Blade )
Juliana Hatfield,
          Juliana Hatfield Sings Olivia Newton–John ( American Laundromat Records )
               [ 2018 Release; Tribute to Olivia Newton–John ]
Killer Dwarfs, No Guff ( EMP Label Group ) [ 2018 Release; Live ]
King Tuff, The Other ( Sub Pop Records )
Metallica, The $5.98 E.P. / $9.98 CD: Garage Days Re–Revisited ( EP )
          ( Rhino / Blackened Recordings )
               [ from 1987; Garage Days Re–Revisited, Remastered ] ***
Ozric Tentacles, Pyramidion ( Madfish ) [ from 2001; Live ] ***
Pentatonix, PTX Presents: Top Pop, Vol. I ( RCA ) [ 2018 Release ]
A Place to Bury Strangers, Pinned ( Dead Oceans ) [ 2018 Release ]
Josh Rouse, Love in the Modern Age ( Yep Roc Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Skeletal Remains, Devouring Mortality ( Dark Descent ) [ 2018 Release ]
Derek Smalls, Smalls Change ( Meditations Upon Ageing ) ( BMG )
          [ 2018 Release; Harry Shearer of Spinal Tap ]
The Souther Hillman Furay Band,
          The Souther Hillman Furay Band / Trouble in Paradise ( Friday Music )
               [ from 1974 and 1975; with J. D. Souther,
                       Chris Hillman (The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas)
                       and Richie Furay (Buffalo Springfield, Poco); Original Recording Masters
] ***
Stone Broken, Ain’t Always Easy ( Spinefarm ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Sutherland Brothers Band, Lifeboat ( Imports ) [ from 1972 ] ***
War on Women, Capture the Flag ( Bridge 9 Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Barry White,
          Love’s Theme: The Best of the 20th Century Records Singles ( Mercury ) ***
Barry White,
          The Complete 20th Century Records Singles ( 1973–1979 ) ( 3 CD ) ( Mercury ) ***
 

Tributes
 
Juliana Hatfield,
          Juliana Hatfield Sings Olivia Newton–John ( American Laundromat Records )
               [ 2018 Release; Tribute to Olivia Newton–John ]
 

DVD
 
The New York Cantors, The New York Cantors ( PBS Distribution )
          [ Filmed at Portuguese Synagogue in Amsterdam ]
 

Blu-ray DVD
 
Daniel Day–Lewis, Phantom Thread ( 1 Blu–ray DVD , 1 DVD )
          ( Universal Pictures Home Entertainment )
               [ 2017 Paul Thomas Anderson Film; Blu–ray DVD ]

Various Artists, Original Soundtrack Revival of “Xenogears” ( Imports )
          [ 1998 Video Game; Blu–ray Audio ] ***
 

Country
 
Jason Aldean, Rearview Town ( Broken Bow Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Glen Campbell,
          The Astounding 12–String Guitar of Glen Campbell ( Greyscale ) [ from 1964 ] ***
John Prine, The Tree of Forgiveness ( Oh Boy Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Souther Hillman Furay Band,
          The Souther Hillman Furay Band / Trouble in Paradise ( Friday Music )
               [ from 1974 and 1975; with J. D. Souther,
                       Chris Hillman (The Byrds, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas)
                       and Richie Furay (Buffalo Springfield, Poco); Original Recording Masters
] ***
 

Jazz
 
Louis Armstrong, Pops Is Tops—The Verve Studio Albums ( 4 CD ) ( Verve ) ***
The Nels Cline 4, Currents, Constellations ( Blue Note Records )
          [ 2018 Release; with Guitarist Julian Lage, Bassist Scott Colley and Drummer Tom Rainey ]
Adrian Legg, Fretmelt ( Greyscale ) [ from 1985 ] ***
Ryan Porter, The Optimist ( 2 CD ) ( World Galaxy / Alpha )
 

Vocals
 
Tina Louise, It’s Time for Tina—The Songs of Tina Louise ( Stardust ) [ from 1957 ] ***
Pat Suzuki, Complete Album Series ( Imports ) ***
Pat Suzuki, Singles and Rarities 1958–1967 ( Imports ) ***
NaTasha Yvette Williams, For My Mother ( Roven Records )
 

World
 
BTS, Face Yourself ( Imports ) [ 2018 Release; Limited ]
 

Reggae
 
Christafari, Original Love ( Lion of Zion Entertainment )
 

Blues
 
Beth Hart, Front and Center—Live from New York ( 2 CD ) ( Provogue )
 

Soundtracks, Cast Recordings and Television
 
Various Artists,
          “Baby Driver”—Volume 2: The Score for a Score ( Columbia Records Group )
               [ 2017 Film; Explicit Lyrics ]
Adrian Johnston,
          Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “The Strangers: Prey at Night”
               ( Varèse Sarabande ) [ 2018 Film ]
Jonny Greenwood,
          Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “You Were Never Really Here”
               ( Lakeshore Records ) [ 2017 Film; Guitarist of Radiohead ]
 

LP / VINYL
 
Bad Religion, The Gray Race ( Epitaph Records ) [ from 1996 ] ***
Bonfire, Temple of Lies ( AFM Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
David Bowie, ChangesTwoBowie ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ 1981 Compilation; Black or Blue Vinyl ] ***
Breaking Benjamin, Ember ( Hollywood Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Graham Coxon,
          Original Songs and Score for “The End of the Fxxxing World” ( 2 LP )
               ( Graham Coxon ) [ 2017 Channel 4 TV Series; Guitarist of Blur ]
Crematory, Oblivion ( 2 LP ) ( Steamhammer ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Damned, Evil Spirits ( Spinefarm ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
Eurythmics, Sweet Dreams ( Are Made of This ) ( Sony Legacy ) [ from 1983 ] ***
Gozu, Equilibrium ( Metal Blade )
Juliana Hatfield,
          Juliana Hatfield Sings Olivia Newton–John ( American Laundromat Records )
               [ 2018 Release; Tribute to Olivia Newton–John ]
JJUUJJUU, Zionic Mud ( Dine Alone Music INC. )
Jesse Kinch, I’m Not Like Everybody Else ( Curb )
King Tuff, The Other ( Sub Pop Records )
Metallica, The $5.98 E.P. / $9.98 CD: Garage Days Re–Revisited ( EP )
          ( Rhino / Blackened Recordings )
               [ from 1987; Garage Days Re–Revisited, Remastered ] ***
A Place to Bury Strangers, Pinned ( Dead Oceans ) [ 2018 Release ]
Josh Rouse, Love in the Modern Age ( Yep Roc Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Soundgarden,
          In & Out of the Cage—The 1990s Radio Broadcasts ( 2 LP )
               ( Prime Vinyl ) ***
Stone Broken, Ain’t Always Easy ( Spinefarm ) [ 2018 Release ]
U2, Wide Awake in America ( Island ) [ from 1985 ] ***
U2, Pop ( 2 LP ) ( Island ) [ from 1997 ] ***
U2, All That You Can’t Leave Behind ( Island ) [ from 2000 ] ***
War on Women, Capture the Flag ( Bridge 9 Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Barry White,
          Love’s Theme: The Best of the 20th Century Records Singles ( 2 LP )
               ( Mercury ) ***
Link Wray, Son of Rumble / Whole Lotta Talking ( Single ) ( Nonesuch )
          [ from 1958; Lost for 60 Years! ] ***

Jason Aldean, Rearview Town ( Broken Bow Records ) [ 2018 Release; includes Download Card ]
John Prine, The Tree of Forgiveness ( Oh Boy Records ) [ 2018 Release ]

The Nels Cline 4, Currents, Constellations ( Blue Note Records )
          [ 2018 Release; with Guitarist Julian Lage, Bassist Scott Colley and Drummer Tom Rainey ]
Mathias Eick, Ravensburg ( ECM Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Bill Frisell, Music IS ( 2 LP ) ( Music on Vinyl ) [ 2018 Release ]
Me’Shell Ndegeocello, Ventriloquism ( 2 LP ) ( Naive ) [ 2018 Release ]

Radka Toneff and Steve Dobrogosz, Fairytales ( Imports ) [ from 1982 ] ***

Various Artists,
          “Baby Driver”—Volume 2: The Score for a Score ( Columbia Records Group )
               [ Explicit Lyrics ]
Various Artists,
          “Baby Driver”—Volume 2: The Score for a Score ( Sony ) [ Explicit Lyrics ]
Graham Coxon,
          Original Songs and Score for “The End of the Fxxxing World” ( 2 LP )
               ( Graham Coxon ) [ 2017 Channel 4 TV Series; Guitarist of Blur ]

Link Wray, Son of Rumble / Whole Lotta Talking ( Single ) ( Nonesuch )
          [ from 1958; Lost for 60 Years! ] ***

Kacy & Clayton, Aquarium Drunkard’s Lagniappe Session ( 7" Single ) ( New West )
John Prine, The Tree of Forgiveness ( Oh Boy Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Laura Veirs, The Lookout ( Raven Marching Band Records ) [ 2018 Release ]

Brazilian Girls, Let’s Make Love ( Six Degrees )
Moby, Play: The B–Sides ( Imports ) [ from 2000 ] ***
Rival Consoles, Persona ( 2 LP ) ( Erased Tapes ) [ 2018 Release ]

Prof, Pookie Baby ( Rhymesayers ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

Folk
 
John Prine, The Tree of Forgiveness ( Oh Boy Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Laura Veirs, The Lookout ( Raven Marching Band Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

Electronic / Dance
 
Brazilian Girls, Let’s Make Love ( Six Degrees )
Rival Consoles, Persona ( Erased Tapes ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

Rap
 
Roc Marciano,
          Rosebudd’s Revenge Part 2—The Bitter Dose ( Marci Enterprises ) [ 2018 Release ]
Prof, Pookie Baby ( Rhymesayers ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

*** From the vaults


Updated March 22, 2018