August 10, 2018

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


What Colin’s Listening to:
Right Now


Rock
 
The Allman Brothers Band,
          Fillmore East, February 1970 ( Allman Brothers Band Recording Company )
               [ Originally Released 1996; Recorded Live at The Fillmore East, New York, NY,
                      February 11–14, 1970
] ***
As It Is, The Great Depression ( Fearless Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Aura Noir, Aura Noire ( Indie Recordings N. A. ) [ 2018 Release ]
Alina Baraz, The Color of You ( Mom + Pop Music ) [ 2018 Release ]
Bee Gees, Soundstage 1975—Chicago Broadcast Recording ( Video Music, Inc. ) ***
David Bowie,
          Isolar II Tour 1978—Tokyo FM Broadcast Recording ( Video Music, Inc. ) ***
Laura Carbone, Empty Sea ( Future Shock Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Liz Cooper & The Stampede, Window Flowers ( EP ) ( Sleepyhead Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Coral, Move Through the Dawn ( Ignition Records Ltd ) [ 2018 Release ]
Death Grips, Year of the Snitch ( Harvest ) [ 2018 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
Enuff Z‘Nuff, Diamond Boy ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. ) [ 2018 Release ]
Erra, Neon ( Sumerian Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Ben Folds, “Brick”—The Songs of Ben Folds 1995–2012 ( 13 CD )
          ( Edsel Records UK ) [ Box Set ] ***
Foxing, Nearer My God ( Triple Crown Records Inc ) [ 2018 Release ]
Giant Sand, Returns to Valley of Rain ( Fire America )
King Company, Queen of Hearts ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. )
“Little Steven” Van Zandt and The Disciples of Soul, Soulfire Live! ( 3 CD ) ( UMe )
The Magpie Salute, High Water I ( Eagle Rock Entertainment )
Marillion, All One Tonight—Live at the Royal Albert Hall ( 2 CD ) ( earMUSIC )
Massive Wagons, Full Nelson ( Earache Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Jason Mraz, Know. ( Atlantic ) [ 2018 Release ]
Night Demon, Live Darkness ( Shadow Kingdom Records )
Gilbert O‘Sullivan, Gilbert O‘Sullivan ( BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. )
Panic Lift, End Process ( Metropolis Records )
Tom Petty,
          On the Box—The Best of the Television Appearances 1977–1994
               ( Video Music, Inc. ) ***
Primal Fear, Apocalypse ( 1 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. )
          [ 2018 Release; Deluxe Edition ]
Saxon, Innocence Is No Excuse ( Union Square ) [ from 1985 ] ***
Saxon, Rock the Nations ( Union Square ) [ from 1986 ] ***
Saxon, Destiny ( Union Square ) [ from 1988 ] ***
Jake Shears, Jake Shears ( Freida Jean Records ) [ 2018 Release; Vocalist of Scissor Sisters ]
Sinsaenum, Repulsion for Humanity ( earMUSIC ) [ 2018 Release ]
Stone the Crows & Maggie Bell, Best of ( 2 CD ) ( Angel Air ) ***
3.2, The Rules Have Changed ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. )
          [ 2018 Release; with Robert Berry of 3 with the late Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer ]
Tomberlin, At Weddings ( Saddle Creek ) [ 2018 Release ]
van Canto, Trust in Rust ( Napalm )
“Little Steven” Van Zandt and The Disciples of Soul, Soulfire Live! ( 3 CD ) ( UMe )
The Zombies, Greatest Hits ( Varèse Sarabande ) ***
 

DVD
 
Motörhead, Rockumentary ( Import ) ***
Primal Fear, Apocalypse ( 1 DVD , 1 CD ) ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. )
          [ 2018 Release; Deluxe Edition ]
 

Blu-ray DVD
 
Marillion, All One Tonight—Live at the Royal Albert Hall ( 2 Blu–ray DVD )
          ( earMUSIC ) [ Blu–ray DVD ]
Various Artists, US Generation—1982 The US Generation ( 2 Blu–ray DVD )
          ( MVD Visual ) [ Blu–ray DVD ] ***
 

Country
 
Shooter Jennings, Shooter ( New Elektra )
George Jones, Ten Classic LPs ( 4 CD ) ( Enlightenment )
          [ Contains Grand Ole Opry's New Star (1956), 14 Top Country Song Favorites (1957),
               Country Church Time (1959), White Lightning and Other Favorites (1959),
               I Wish Tonight Would Never End (1963), The Ballad Side (1963),
               The Novelty Side of George Jones (1963),
               What's in Our Hearts (1963—with Melba Montgomery), Sings Like the Dickens! (1964)
               and I Get Lonely in a Hurry (1964)
] ***
Dawn Landes, Meet Me at the River ( Yep Roc Records )
The Oak Ridge Boys,
          Ultimate Music Collection ( Classic World Entertainment ) ***
 

Jazz
 
Count Basie, Count Basie at Carnegie Hall ( RockBeat Records ) ***
Randy Brecker & Mats Holmquist with UMO Jazz Orchestra,
          Together ( Mama Records )
Cab Calloway,
          Blues Make Me Happy—The ABC–Paramount and Coral Years 1956–1961
               ( Sepia Records ) ***
Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians,
          By Special Request! / The Best Songs Are the Old Songs ( Sepia Records )
               [ from 1962 and 1962 ] ***
Mitch Miller and the Gang,
          Happy Times! Sing Along with Mitch / Night Time Sing Along with Mitch
               ( Sepia Records ) ***
 

Vocals
 
Andrea Bocelli, The Complete Classical Albums ( 7 CD ) ( Decca )
          [ Contains Viaggio Italiano (1997), Aria—The Opera Album (1998), Sacred Arias (1999),
               Verdi (2000), Sentimento (2002), Amore (2006) and Incanto (2008)
] ***
Il Divo, Timeless ( Decca Gold )
Mitch Miller and the Gang,
          Happy Times! Sing Along with Mitch / Night Time Sing Along with Mitch
               ( Sepia Records ) ***
Jessica Vosk, Wild and Free ( Broadway Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

World
 
Haruomi Hosono, Paraiso ( Light in the Attic ) [ from 1978 ] ***
Haruomi Hosono, Philharmony ( Light in the Attic ) [ from 1982 ] ***
Haruomi Hosono, Omni Sight Seeing ( Light in the Attic ) [ from 1989 ] ***
 

Reggae
 
Various Artists,
          Studio One Black Man's Pride 2: Righteous Are the Sons & Daughters of Jah
               ( !K7 ) ***
 

Blues
 
Stone the Crows & Maggie Bell, Best of ( 2 CD ) ( Angel Air ) ***
 

Classical
 
Andrea Bocelli, The Complete Classical Albums ( 7 CD ) ( Decca )
          [ Contains Viaggio Italiano (1997), Aria—The Opera Album (1998), Sacred Arias (1999),
               Verdi (2000), Sentimento (2002), Amore (2006) and Incanto (2008)
] ***
Il Divo, Timeless ( Decca Gold )
 

Soundtracks, Cast Recordings and Television
 
The Stan Laurels,
          Original Soundtrack Recording of “Maybe Shower” ( Brink ) [ 2018 Film ]
Various Artists,
          Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “Pope Francis—A Man of His Word”
               ( Backlot Music ) [ 2018 Wim Wenders Documentary ]
Various Artists,
          Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “Teen Titans Go! to the Movies”
               ( WaterTower Music ) [ 2018 Animated Film ]

Various Artists, Original TV Movie Soundtrack of “Freaky Friday”
               ( Walt Disney Records ) [ 2018 TV Film ]

James Horner, The Classics ( Sony Classical ) ***
 

LP / VINYL
 
As It Is, The Great Depression ( Fearless Records ) [ 2018 Release; Red Smoke Swirl ]
Alina Baraz, The Color of You ( Mom + Pop Music )
Bass Drum of Death, Just Business ( Century Media ) [ 2018 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
The Beths, Future Me Hates Me ( Carpark Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Graham Bonnet Band, Meanwhile, Back in the Garage ( 2 LP ) ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. )
          [ 2018 Release; Former Vocalist of Rainbow, The Michael Schenker Group, Alcatrazz and Impellitteri ]
Liz Cooper & The Stampede,
          Window Flowers ( 2 EP ) ( Sleepyhead Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Coral, Move Through the Dawn ( Ignition Records Ltd ) [ 2018 Release ]
Enuff Z‘Nuff, Diamond Boy ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Fall, 45 84 89 A Sides ( Beggars Banquet ) [ 1990 Compilation ] ***
Harley Flanagan, The Original Cro–Mags Demos 1982–1983 ( MVD Audio )
          [ Vocalist/Bassist of Cro–Mags ] ***
Foxing, Nearer My God ( 2 LP ) ( Triple Crown Records Inc ) [ 2018 Release ]
Giant Sand, Returns to Valley of Rain ( Fire America )
Gioeli & Castronovo, Set the World on Fire ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. )
          [ Johnny Gioeli: Vocalist of Hardline and Crush 40 and Deen Castronovo:
               Drummer/Vocalist of Journey, Bad English, Revolution Saints and The Dead Daisies
]
Bettye LaVette, The 1972 Muscle Shoals Sessions ( Rhino Custom Indie Retail )
          [ from 1972; Run Out Groove Limited Edition ] ***
Luna, Lunafied ( 2 LP ) ( Rhino Custom Indie Retail )
          [ 2018 Compilation; Run Out Groove Limited Edition ] ***
The Magpie Salute,
          High Water I ( 2 LP ) ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) [ Blue/White Splatter ]
Marillion, All One Tonight—Live at the Royal Albert Hall ( 4 LP ) ( earMUSIC )
Massive Wagons, Full Nelson ( Earache Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Moldy Peaches, The Moldy Peaches ( Rough Trade ) [ from 2001 ] ***
Jason Mraz, Know. ( Atlantic ) [ 2018 Release ]
Mr. Big, Live from Milan ( 3 LP ) ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. )
Night Demon, Live Darkness ( 3 LP ) ( Shadow Kingdom Records )
Gilbert O‘Sullivan, Gilbert O‘Sullivan ( BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd. )
Pepper, ... Stitches ( EP ) ( Law Records ) [ from 2010 ] ***
Primal Fear, Apocalypse ( Frontiers Records S.R.L. ) [ 2018 Release ]
Saxon, Innocence Is No Excuse ( Union Square ) [ from 1985 ] ***
Saxon, Rock the Nations ( Union Square ) [ from 1986 ] ***
Saxon, Destiny ( Union Square ) [ from 1988 ] ***
Mike Shinoda, Post Traumatic ( 2 LP ) ( Warner Bros. )
          [ 2018 Release; Vocalist/Guitarist of Linkin Park ]
Sunn O))), White1 ( 2 LP ) ( Southern Lord ) [ from 2003 ] ***
Sunn O))), White2 ( 2 LP ) ( Southern Lord ) [ from 2004 ] ***
James Taylor, New Moon Shine ( Analog Spark ) [ from 1991 ] ***
Tomberlin, At Weddings ( Saddle Creek ) [ 2018 Release ]
Warren Zevon, The Wind ( Nashville Catalog / eOne ) [ from 2003 ] ***
Tom Waits, Blue Valentine ( ANTI Records / Epitaph Records )
          [ from 1978; Remastered ] ***

Shooter Jennings, Shooter ( New Elektra ) [ includes Download Card ]
Dawn Landes, Meet Me at the River ( Yep Roc Records ) [ Colored Vinyl ]
Shovels & Rope, Predecessors ( 3 LP ) ( Dualtone Music )
Gillian Welch, Soul Journey ( Acony Records ) [ from 2003 ] ***

Haruomi Hosono, Paraiso ( Light in the Attic ) [ from 1978 ] ***
Haruomi Hosono, Philharmony ( Light in the Attic ) [ from 1982 ] ***
Haruomi Hosono, Omni Sight Seeing ( Light in the Attic ) [ from 1989 ] ***

Various Artists,
          Studio One Black Man's Pride 2: Righteous Are the Sons & Daughters of Jah
               ( 2 LP ) ( !K7 ) ***

James Horner, The Classics ( 2 LP ) ( Sony Classical ) ***

Bettye LaVette, The 1972 Muscle Shoals Sessions ( Rhino Custom Indie Retail )
          [ from 1972; Run Out Groove Limited Edition ] ***
Elvis Presley, Where No One Stands Alone ( Sony Legacy ) ***

Shovels & Rope, Predecessors ( 3 LP ) ( Dualtone Music )
The War and Treaty, Healing Tide ( Strong World Entertainment ) [ 2018 Release ]
Gillian Welch, Soul Journey ( Acony Records ) [ from 2003 ] ***

Above & Beyond (as OceanLab),
          Sirens of the Sea ( 2 LP ) ( AnjunaBeats ) [ from 2008 ] ***
Above & Beyond, We Are All We Need ( 2 LP ) ( AnjunaBeats ) [ from 2015 ] ***

6ix9ine, Day69: Graduation Day ( TenThousand Projects ) [ 2018 Release; Rainbow Vinyl ]
 

Oldies
 
Elvis Presley, Where No One Stands Alone ( Sony Legacy ) ***
The Zombies, Greatest Hits ( Varèse Sarabande ) ***
Various Artists, Boppin' by the Bayou—Flip, Flop & Fly ( Ace Records UK ) ***
 

Folk
 
The War and Treaty, Healing Tide ( Strong World Entertainment ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

Rap
 
Black Sheep, Tortured Soul ( X–Ray ) [ 2018 Release ]
Derez De‘Shon, Pain ( Commission / BMG ) [ 2017 Release; Deluxe Edition ]
Nicki Minaj, Queen ( Cash Money ) [ 2018 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
 

*** From the vaults


Updated July 11, 2018