February 15, 2019

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


What Colin’s Listening to:
Right Now


Rock
 
Ancient Bards,
          Origine—The Black Crystal Sword Saga Part 2 ( AFM Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
Avantasia, Moonglow ( Nuclear Blast ) [ 2019 Release ]
The Beasts, Still Here ( Bang Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
David Bowie, Let’s Dance ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 1983; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
David Bowie, Serious Moonlight ( Live ‘83 ) ( 2 CD ) ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ Recorded 1983; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
David Bowie, Tonight ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 1984; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
David Bowie, Never Let Me Down ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 1987; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
David Bowie, Glass Spider ( Live Montreal ‘87 ) ( 2 CD ) ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ Recorded 1987; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
Copeland, Blushing ( Tooth & Nail ) [ 2019 Release ]
Crystal Lake, Helix ( SharpTone ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Flying Burrito Brothers, Burrito Deluxe ( URP Music Distributors )
          [ from 1970 ] ***
Foreigner, The Greatest Hits of Foreigner Live in Concert ( Trigger Productions )
Jon Fratelli, Bright Night Flowers ( Cooking Vinyl )
          [ 2019 Release; Guitarist/Vocalist of Scottish Band The Fratellis ]
Got7, I Won’t Let You Go ( 1 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Sony Japan )
          [ 2019 Release; Mark & Benben Version ]
Insane Clown Posse, Fearless Fred Fury ( Psychopathic )
          [ 2019 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
Jack & Jack, A Good Friend Is Nice ( Island ) [ 2019 Release ]
Chaka Khan, Hello Happiness ( Island ) [ 2019 (!) Release ]
Jeff Larson / John Blakeley, Yesterday’s Dream ( NCompass Music )
Avril Lavigne,
          Head Above Water ( BMG Rights Management (US) LLC ) [ 2019 Release ]
LeE HARVeY OsMOND, Mohawk ( Latent Recordings )
The Long Ryders, Psychedelic Country Soul ( Omnivore Recordings ) ***
Megadeth, The World Needs a Hero ( Sanctuary Records )
          [ from 2001; 2019 Remaster ] ***
Megadeth, The System Has Failed ( Sanctuary Records )
          [ from 2004; 2019 Remaster ] ***
Methyl Ethel, Triage ( 4AD ) [ 2019 Release ]
Millencolin, SOS ( Epitaph Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
Mono Mind, Mind Control ( BMG Rights Management GmbH ) [ 2019 Release ]
Peter Mulvey, There Is Another World ( Righteous Babe Records )
Noctorum, The Afterlife ( Schoolkids Records )
          [ 2018 Release; with Guitarist/Vocalist Marty Willson–Piper formerly of The Church ]
One OK Rock, Eye of the Storm ( WEA / Fueled by Ramen ) [ 2019 Release ]
Paysage d‘Hiver, Das Tor ( Kunsthall Produktion ) [ from 2013 ] ***
Piroshka, Brickbat ( Bella Union ) [ 2019 Release ]
Pyramaze, Legend of the Bone Carver ( Inner Wound Records ) [ from 2006 ] ***
Rare Earth, Midnight Lady ( LMLr ) [ from 1976 ] ***
Rotting Christ, The Heretics ( Season of Mist ) [ 2019 Release; Deluxe CD Box ]
RY X, Unfurl ( Infectious Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Sir Babygirl, Crush on Me ( Father/Daughter Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
Matthew Sweet, Altered Beast ( URP Music Distributors )
          [ from 1993; Hybrid SACD; Expanded Edition; Extra Tracks ] ***
SWMRS, Berkeley’s on Fire ( WEA / Fueled by Ramen ) [ 2019 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
Tedeschi Trucks Band, Signs ( Fantasy ) [ 2019 Release ]
The Three Tremors, The Three Tremors ( Steel Cartel ) [ 2019 Release ]
 

DVD
 
Got7, I Won’t Let You Go ( 1 DVD , 1 CD ) ( Sony Japan )
          [ 2019 Release; Mark & Benben Version ]
 

Country
 
Ryan Bingham, American Love Song ( Axster Bingham Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
Hayes Carll, What It Is ( Dualtone Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Rosie Flores, Simple Case of the Blues ( The Last Music Company )
Florida Georgia Line, Can’t Say I Ain’t Country ( BMX ) [ 2019 Release ]
Boo Ray, Tennessee Alabama Fireworks ( BRRB Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Dale Watson, Call Me Lucky ( Red House )
 

Jazz
 
Matt Brewer, Ganymede ( Criss Cross )
          [ with Saxophonist Mark Shim and Drummer Damion Reid ]
Theon Cross, Fyah ( Gearbox ) [ 2019 Release; Tubaist of Sons of Kemet ]
Four80East, Four on the Floor ( EP ) ( Boomtang Records )
Andy LaVerne, Metropolis ( ALV Productions )
          [ Unreleased Session Recorded at RPM Sound Studios, New York, NY in 1979;
               with Guitarist John Abercrombie, Saxophonist Stan Getz, Bassist Eddie Gómez
               and Drummer Billy Hart
] ***
Lage Lund, Terrible Animals ( Criss Cross )
Dodo Marmarosa, On the Coast 1945–1947, 1952 ( 2 CD ) ( Uptown Jazz ) ***
Soul Message Band, Soulful Days ( Delmark )
Wadada Leo Smith, Rosa Parks: Pure Love ( Tum Records )
 

Vocals
 
Kristen Lee Sergeant, Smolder ( Plastic Sax Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
 

Blues
 
Big Joe & The Dynaflows, Rockhouse Party ( Severn Records )
Rosie Flores, Simple Case of the Blues ( The Last Music Company )
 

New Age
 
Various Artists,
          Kankyō Ongaku: Japanese Ambient Environmental & New Age Music 1980–90
               ( Light in the Attic ) ***
 

Soundtracks, Cast Recordings and Television
 
Tom Holkenborg,
          Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “Alita: Battle Angel” ( Milan Records )
               [ 2019 Cyberpunk Action Film ]
Armand Amar,
          Soundtrack of “Mia and the White Lion” ( Decca ) [ 2019 Family Adventure Drama Film ]

Various Artists,
          Original Television Soundtrack of “The Orville”—Season 1 ( 2 CD )
               ( La–La Land Records ) [ 2017 Fox TV Series ] ***
Various Artists,
          Music from the HBO Limited Series of “Sharp Objects” ( Music Soundtrack / eOne )
               [ 2018 HBO Television Miniseries ]
 

LP / VINYL
 
David Bowie, Let’s Dance ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 1983; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
David Bowie, Tonight ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 1984; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
David Bowie, Never Let Me Down ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 1987; 2018 Remastered Version ] ***
Jerry Cantrell, Degradation Trip—Volumes 1 & 2 ( Music on Vinyl )
          [ from 2002; Vocalist/Guitarist of Alice in Chains ] ***
Jon Fratelli, Bright Night Flowers ( Cooking Vinyl )
          [ 2019 Release; Guitarist/Vocalist of Scottish Band The Fratellis ]
Hot Water Music, A Flight and a Crash ( Epitaph Records ) [ from 2001 ] ***
Hot Water Music, Caution ( Epitaph Records ) [ from 2002 ] ***
Jewel, Pieces of You ( Craft Recordings ) [ from 1995 ] ***
Josef K, Sorry for Laughing ( 2 LP ) ( LTM )
          [ First Vinyl Issue of Their Unreleased Debut Album; Originally Released 2012;
               Recorded in 1979–1980
] ***
Josef K, The Only Fun in Town ( 2 LP ) ( Crepuscule ) [ from 1991 ] ***
Avril Lavigne,
          Head Above Water ( BMG Rights Management (US) LLC ) [ 2019 Release ]
LeE HARVeY OsMOND, Mohawk ( Latent Recordings )
Les Discrets, Septembre et Ses Dernières Pensées ( Prophecy ) [ from 2010 ] ***
Megadeth, The World Needs a Hero ( 2 LP ) ( Sanctuary Records )
          [ from 2001; 2019 Remaster ] ***
Megadeth, The System Has Failed ( 2 LP ) ( Sanctuary Records )
          [ from 2004; 2019 Remaster ] ***
Methyl Ethel, Triage ( 4AD ) [ 2019 Release ]
Millencolin, SOS ( Epitaph Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
Mono Mind, Mind Control ( 2 LP ) ( BMG Rights Management GmbH )
          [ 2019 Release ]
Peter Mulvey, There Is Another World ( Righteous Babe Records )
Noctorum, The Afterlife ( Schoolkids Records )
          [ 2018 Release; with Guitarist/Vocalist Marty Willson–Piper formerly of The Church ]
Pinegrove, Skylight ( Pinegrove ) [ 2018 Release; Clear Vinyl ]
Piroshka, Brickbat ( Bella Union ) [ 2019 Release ]
Pyramaze, Legend of the Bone Carver ( Inner Wound Records ) [ from 2006 ] ***
Allan Rayman, Harry Hard–On ( Republic Records )
Rotting Christ, The Heretics ( Season of Mist ) [ 2019 Release ]
RY X, Unfurl ( Infectious Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Silencer, Death—Pierce Me ( Prophecy ) [ from 2001; Colored Vinyl ] ***
Patti Smith, Radio Ethiopia ( Sony Legacy ) [ from 1976 ] ***
Nita Strauss, Controlled Chaos ( Sumerian Records ) [ 2018 Release; Transparent Red Vinyl ]
Super Furry Animals,
          Rings Around the World ( 2 LP ) ( Music on Vinyl ) [ from 2001 ] ***
SWMRS, Berkeley’s on Fire ( WEA / Fueled by Ramen ) [ 2019 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
Tedeschi Trucks Band, Signs ( Fantasy ) [ 2019 Release; Etched Vinyl ]
The Three Tremors, The Three Tremors ( Steel Cartel ) [ 2019 Release ]
Unwritten Law, Unwritten Law ( SrcVinyl ) [ from 1998 ] ***

Ryan Bingham, American Love Song ( 2 LP ) ( Axster Bingham Records )
          [ 2019 Release ]
Hayes Carll, What It Is ( Dualtone Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Eric Church, Chief ( Capitol Nashville ) [ from 2011; Red Vinyl ] ***
Florida Georgia Line, Can’t Say I Ain’t Country ( BMX ) [ 2019 Release ]
Boo Ray, Tennessee Alabama Fireworks ( BRRB Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Dale Watson, Call Me Lucky ( Red House )

Theon Cross, Fyah ( Gearbox ) [ 2019 Release; Tubaist of Sons of Kemet ]

Joe Armon–Jones, Starting Today in Dub ( Brownswood Recordings ) [ 2018 Release ]

Big Joe & The Dynaflows, Rockhouse Party ( Severn Records )
Ina Forsman, Been Meaning to Tell You ( Ruf Records )
Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble,
          Texas Flood ( 2 LP ) ( Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab ) [ Classic from 1983 ] ***

Patti LuPone,
          The 2008 Broadway Cast Album of Patti Lupone’s “Gypsy” ( 2 LP )
               ( Time Life / WEA ) [ from 2008 ] ***
Various Artists,
          Music from the Motion Picture of “The Wedding Singer” ( Friday Music )
               [ 180 Gram Audiophile Vinyl; Limited Edition; Gatefold Cover; Explicit Lyrics ] ***

Various Artists,
          Kankyō Ongaku: Japanese Ambient Environmental & New Age Music 1980–90
               ( Light in the Attic ) ***

Ryan Bingham, American Love Song ( 2 LP ) ( Axster Bingham Records )
          [ 2019 Release ]
Jewel, Pieces of You ( Craft Recordings ) [ from 1995 ] ***
Peter Mulvey, There Is Another World ( Righteous Babe Records )
J. S. Ondara, Tales of America ( Verve ) [ 2019 Release ]

FKJ, Take Off ( Roche Musique )
Ladytron, Ladytron ( Ladytron Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Mono Mind, Mind Control ( 2 LP ) ( BMG Rights Management GmbH ) [ 2019 Release ]

Czarface & Ghostface Killah, Czarface Meets Ghostface ( Silver Age ) [ 2019 Release ]
Trippie Redd, A Love Letter to You 3 ( TenThousand Projects ) [ 2018 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
 

Oldies
 
Elvis Presley, The Best of the ‘68 Comeback Special ( Sony Legacy ) ***
 

Folk
 
Ryan Bingham, American Love Song ( Axster Bingham Records ) [ 2019 Release ]
Jeff Larson / John Blakeley, Yesterday’s Dream ( NCompass Music )
Peter Mulvey, There Is Another World ( Righteous Babe Records )
J. S. Ondara, Tales of America ( Verve ) [ 2019 Release ]
 

Electronic / Dance
 
DJ Oscar G, For the Culture ( Nervous Records )
Peggy Gou, It Makes You Forget ( Itgehane ) ( Ninja Tune )
Ladytron, Ladytron ( Ladytron Music ) [ 2019 Release ]
Mono Mind, Mind Control ( BMG Rights Management GmbH ) [ 2019 Release ]
 

Rap
 
Czarface & Ghostface Killah, Czarface Meets Ghostface ( Silver Age ) [ 2019 Release ]
 

*** From the vaults


Updated January 17, 2019