July 13, 2018

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


What Colin’s Listening to:
Right Now


Rock
 
Aura Noir, Aura Noire ( Indie Recordings N.A. ) [ 2018 Release ]
Tom Bailey, Science Fiction ( BFD ) [ 2018 Release; of Thompson Twins ]
Between the Buried & Me, Automata II ( Sumerian Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Black Fast, Spectre of Ruin ( Metal / Entertainment One )
Body/Head, The Switch ( Matador Records ) [ with Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth ]
Graham Bonnet Band, Meanwhile, Back in the Garage ( 2 CD ) ( Frontiers Music S.R.L. )
          [ 2018 Release; Vocalist of Rainbow, Alcatrazz and Michael Schenker Group ]
Chelsea Grin, Eternal Nightmare ( Rise Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Chronus, Chronus ( EMP Label Group ) [ 2017 Release ]
Cowboy Junkies, All That Reckoning ( Redeye Distribution ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
Dare, Out of the Silence II ( Legend Records ) [ 2018 Release; Anniversary Special Edition ]
Mikaela Davis, Delivery ( Rounder ) [ 2018 Release ]
Deafheaven,
          Ordinary Corrupt Human Love ( ANTI Records / Epitaph Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Destinia, Metal Souls ( Frontiers Music S.R.L. ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Dirty Projectors, Lamp Lit Prose ( Domino Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Ben Folds Five, The Complete Sessions at West 54th ( Real Gone Music )
          [ from 1999 ] ***
Gioeli & Castronovo, Set the World on Fire ( Frontiers Music S.R.L. )
          [ Lead Vocalist of Hardline and Crush 40 and Drummer/Vocalist of Revolution Saints,
               The Dead Daisies and many others
]
Grateful Dead, Anthem of the Sun ( 2 CD ) ( Grateful Dead Productions )
          [ from 1968; 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition ] ***
Koryn Hawthorne, Unstoppable ( RCA Inspiration ) [ 2018 Release ]
Hopesfall, Arbiter ( Equal Vision Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Jason Isbell, Sirens of the Ditch ( New West )
          [ from 2007; of Drive–By Truckers; Deluxe Edition ] ***
The Jayhawks, Back Roads and Abandoned Motels ( Sony Legacy ) [ 2018 Release ]
Kidz Bop Kids, KIDZ BOP 38 ( Kidz Bop ) [ 2018 Release ]
John Maus,
          We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves ( Ribbon Music )
               [ from 2011 ] ***
Meli’sa Morgan, Love Demands ( Goldenlane )
Mr. Big, Live from Milan ( 3 CD ) ( Frontiers Music S.R.L. )
The National, BOXER—Live in Brussels ( 4AD ) [ 2018 Release ]
Obscura, Diluvium ( Relapse ) [ 2018 Release ]
Slink Rand & Craig Moore, Return of the Slinkenwolf ( McM Records )
          [ Lead Guitarist of 1960s American Garage Rock Band GONN from Keokuk, Iowa
               from mid–1968 through 1969 and Bassist/Vocalist of GONN
]
Red Velvet, #Cookie Jar ( Avex Trax Japan ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Rolling Stones, From the Vault—No Security. San Jose ‘99 ( 1 CD , 1 DVD )
          ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) ***
The Rolling Stones, From the Vault—No Security. San Jose ‘99 ( 2 CD , 1 Blu–ray DVD )
          ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) [ Blu–ray DVD ] ***
Slightly Stoopid, Everyday Life, Everyday People ( Stoopid Records )
Static and Surrender, Static and Surrender ( Funzalo Records )
The Suffers, Everything Here ( Shanachie )
Matthew Sweet, 100% Fun ( URP Music Distributors )
          [ from 1995; Hybrid SACD; Expanded Edition ] ***
Rick Wakeman, Amazing Grace ( Gonzo )
          [ Keyboardist of David Bowie, Yes and Strawbs ]
 

DVD
 
Cardi B, Her Life Her Story ( Intrinem Films )
Camila Cabello, Reinvention ( Intrinem Films )
Logic, Passion ( Intrinem Films )
Post Malone, The Life ( Intrinem Films )
Migos, Evolution ( Intrinem Films )
The Rolling Stones, From the Vault—No Security. San Jose ‘99 ( 1 DVD )
          ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) ***
The Rolling Stones, From the Vault—No Security. San Jose ‘99 ( 1 DVD , 1 CD )
          ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) ***
Various Artists, VerseAtilityIII: Rewind ( Dogsled Music )
 

Blu-ray DVD
 
Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins,
          Bull Durham ( Sony Pictures Home Entertainment )
               [ 1988 Film; Blu–ray DVD ] ***

Sharon Stone, Garrett Hedlund, Mosaic ( 2 Blu–ray DVD ) ( HBO )
          [ 2017 HBO Steven Soderbergh TV Series; Blu–ray DVD ]

The Rolling Stones, From the Vault—No Security. San Jose ‘99
          ( Universal Japan ) [ Blu–ray DVD ] ***
The Rolling Stones, From the Vault—No Security. San Jose ‘99 ( 1 Blu–ray DVD , 2 CD )
          ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) [ Blu–ray DVD ] ***
 

Country
 
Rayland Baxter, Wide Awake ( ATO Records )
Rodney Crowell, Acoustic Classics ( Rodney Crowell ) ***
Willie Nelson, Things to Remember—The Pamper Demos ( Real Gone Music ) ***
The Statler Brothers, Sing the Classics ( Real Gone Music ) [ from 1995 ] ***
Rhonda Vincent with Bluegrass Legends, Live at the Ryman ( Upper Management )
 

Jazz
 
Brian Bromberg, Thicker Than Water ( Artistry Music )
John Coltrane, Africa / Brass ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1961 ] ***
Erroll Garner, Nightconcert ( Mack Avenue ) ***
Dexter Gordon, Tokyo 1975 ( Elemental Music ) ***
Jeff Ryan, Embrace ( Woodward Avenue Records )
Woody Shaw, Tokyo ‘81 ( Elemental Music ) ***
 

Vocals
 
Bobby Darin,
          Go Ahead & Back Up—The Lost Motown Masters ( Real Gone Music ) ***
Ursula K. Le Guin & Todd Barton, Music and Poetry of the Kesh ( RVNG International )
 

World
 
Red Velvet, #Cookie Jar ( Avex Trax Japan ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

Reggae
 
AlBorosie, Unbreakable—AlBorosie Meets The Wailers United ( Greensleeves ) ***
 

Blues
 
Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, Something Smells Funky ‘Round Here ( Alligator Records )
Jon Cleary, Dyna-–ite ( FHQ Records )
Cyril Neville,
          Endangered Species—The Essential Recordings ( World Order Records ) ***
 

Soundtracks, Cast Recordings and Television
 
Danny Elfman,
          Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot”
               ( Sony Masterworks ) [ 2018 Film ]
Various Artists, Soundtrack of “Mamma Mia!—Here We Go Again” ( Capitol ) [ 2018 Film ]

Various Artists,
          2018 Broadway Cast Recording of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Carousel” ( Craft Recordings )

Mick Gordon, Original Game Soundtrack of “Doom” ( Laced Records ) [ 2016 Video Game ] ***
 

LP / VINYL
 
The Aces, When My Heart Felt Volcanic ( 2 LP ) ( Red Bull Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Aura Noir, Dark Lung of the Storm b/w Shades Ablaze ( Single ) ( Indie Recordings N.A. )
          [ 2018 Release; 7" Single ]
Tom Bailey, Science Fiction ( Red River Entertainment ) [ 2018 Release; of Thompson Twins ]
Between the Buried & Me, Automata II ( Sumerian Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Black Fast, Spectre of Ruin ( Metal / Entertainment One )
Blood Sweat & Tears, Blood Sweat & Tears ( Friday Music )
          [ from 1968; 180 Gram Audiophile Red Vinyl; 50th Anniversary Edition; Gatefold Cover ] ***
Body/Head, The Switch ( Matador Records ) [ with Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth ]
Graham Bonnet Band, Meanwhile, Back in the Garage ( 2 LP ) ( Frontiers Music S.R.L. )
          [ 2018 Release; Vocalist of Rainbow, Alcatrazz and Michael Schenker Group ]
Chelsea Grin, Eternal Nightmare ( Rise Records )
          [ 2018 Release; Colored Vinyl; includes Download Card ]
Cowboy Junkies, All That Reckoning ( Redeye Distribution ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
Mikaela Davis, Delivery ( Rounder ) [ 2018 Release ]
Deafheaven,
          Ordinary Corrupt Human Love ( 2 LP ) ( ANTI Records / Epitaph Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Dirty Projectors, Lamp Lit Prose ( Domino Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Fishbone, The Reality of My Surroundings ( Megaforce ) [ from 1991 ] ***
Five Finger Death Punch, And Justice for None ( Prospect Park ) [ 2018 Release ]
Ben Folds Five, The Complete Sessions at West 54th ( 2 LP ) ( Real Gone Music )
          [ from 1999; Limited Blue Vinyl Edition ] ***
Fra Lippo Lippi, Golden Slumbers ( Rune Grammofon )
The Gaslight Anthem, The ‘59 Sound Sessions ( SideOneDummy Records )
          [ from 2008 ] ***
Gorgoroth, Pentagram ( Soulseller ) [ from 1994 ] ***
Grateful Dead, Anthem of the Sun ( Grateful Dead Productions )
          [ from 1968; 50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition ] ***
Hopesfall, Arbiter ( Equal Vision Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Jason Isbell, Sirens of the Ditch ( 2 LP ) ( New West )
          [ from 2007; of Drive–By Truckers; Deluxe Edition ] ***
The Jayhawks, Back Roads and Abandoned Motels ( Sony Legacy ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Mad Caddies, Punk Rocksteady ( Fat Wreck Chords )
John Maus,
          We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves ( Ribbon Music )
               [ from 2011 ] ***
Ministry, AmeriKKKant ( Nuclear Blast ) [ 2018 Release; Black & Grey Swirl Vinyl ]
Morrissey, All the Young People Must Fall in Love / Rose Garden ( 7" Single )
          ( BMG Rights Management )
               [ Bob Clearmountain Mix; Live at The Grand Ole Opry, Nashville;
                       Former Vocalist of The Smiths
]
Obscura, Diluvium ( Relapse ) [ 2018 Release ]
Pentatonix, PTX Presents: Top Pop, Vol. I ( RCA ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Rolling Stones, From the Vault—No Security. San Jose ‘99 ( 3 LP )
          ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) [ Blu–ray DVD ] ***
Slightly Stoopid, Everyday Life, Everyday People ( Stoopid Records )
Sonic Youth, Riot in Melbourne—Australian Broadcast 1989 ( Big Car ) ***
The Suffers, Everything Here ( Shanachie )
Tom Waits, Foreign Affairs ( ANTI Records / Epitaph Records )
          [ from 1977; Remastered ] ***
Wet, Still Run ( Columbia ) [ 2018 Release ]

Rayland Baxter, Wide Awake ( ATO Records )
Rodney Crowell, Acoustic Classics ( Rodney Crowell ) ***
Willie Nelson, Things to Remember—The Pamper Demos ( 2 LP )
          ( Real Gone Music ) [ Limited Red Vinyl Edition ] ***

Erroll Garner, Nightconcert ( 2 LP ) ( Mack Avenue ) ***
Dexter Gordon, Tokyo 1975 ( Elemental Music ) ***
Ranky Tanky, Ranky Tanky ( Resilience Music ) [ 2017 Release ]
Woody Shaw, Tokyo ‘81 ( Elemental Music ) ***

Jon Cleary, Dyna-–ite ( 2 LP ) ( FHQ Records )

Iration, Iration ( 3 Prong Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Mad Caddies, Punk Rocksteady ( Fat Wreck Chords )
Various Artists, Trojan 50th Anniversary Picture Disc ( Trojan Records ) ***

Various Artists, Music from the Miramax Motion Picture of “Chicago” ( 2 LP )
          ( Real Gone Music ) [ 2002 Film; Limited Black & Gold Vinyl Edition ] ***
Mick Gordon, Original Game Soundtrack of “Doom” ( 2 LP ) ( Laced Records )
          [ 2016 Video Game ] ***
Marco Beltrami, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “Hellboy” ( Varèse Sarabande )
          [ 2004 Film; Red Vinyl ] ***
Alan Silvestri, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “Ready Player One” ( 2 LP )
          ( WaterTower Music ) [ 2018 Steven Spielberg Film ]
Jeff Russo, Original Series Soundtrack of “Star Trek: Discovery” ( 2 LP )
          ( Lakeshore Records ) [ 2017 CBS TV Series ]

Jim Gaffigan, Noble Ape ( 2 LP ) ( Comedy Dynamics ) [ 2018 Release ]

AHI, In Our Time ( 22nd Sentry ) [ 2018 Release ]
Eliza Gilkyson, Secularia ( Red House )
Judee Sill, Songs of Rapture & Redemption: Rarities & Live ( Run Out Groove Vinyl )
          [ 2018 Compilation ] ***

Lotic, Power ( Tri Angle Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
John Maus,
          We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves ( Ribbon Music )
               [ from 2011 ] ***
Ministry, AmeriKKKant ( Nuclear Blast ) [ 2018 Release; Black & Grey Swirl Vinyl ]

Eric B & Rakim, Paid in Full ( 2 LP ) ( Island ) [ from 1987 ] ***
Eric B & Rakim, Follow the Leader ( 2 LP ) ( Geffen ) [ from 1988 ] ***
Eric B & Rakim, Don’t Sweat the Technique ( 2 LP ) ( Geffen ) [ from 1992 ] ***
 

Comedy
 
Jim Gaffigan, Noble Ape ( Comedy Dynamics ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

Folk
 
AHI, In Our Time ( 22nd Sentry ) [ 2018 Release ]
Eliza Gilkyson, Secularia ( Red House )
David Grisman, Live at the Great American Music Hall 1979 ( 2 CD ) ( Acoustic Disc )
          [ Live at The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA ] ***
Rhonda Vincent with Bluegrass Legends, Live at the Ryman ( Upper Management )
 

Electronic / Dance
 
John Maus,
          We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves ( Ribbon Music ) [ from 2011 ] ***
 

Rap
 
Ouija Macc, GUTTERWATER ( Psychopathic ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

*** From the vaults


Updated June 13, 2018