May 25, 2018

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


What Colin’s Listening to:
Right Now


Rock
 
Don Airey, One of a Kind ( 2 CD ) ( EarMusic )
          [ 2018 Release; Keyboardist for Deep Purple, Rainbow, Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath,
               Electric Light Orchestra, Gary Moore, and many others
]
Barclay James Harvest,
          Barclay James Harvest ( 4 CD ) ( Cherry Red ) [ Debut Album from 1970 ] ***
Bark Psychosis, ///CODENAME: Dustsucker ( Fire Records ) [ from 2004 ] ***
Biffy Clyro, MTV Unplugged—Live at The Roundhouse, London ( 1 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Warner Bros. )
          [ 2018 Release; Recorded Live at The Roundhouse, London; Explicit ]
Bleeding Through, Love Will Kill All ( SharpTone ) [ 2018 Release ]
Bow Wow Wow,
          Your Box Set Pet—The Complete Recordings 1980–1984 ( 3 CD )
               ( Cherry Red UK ) ***
Candlemass, House of Doom ( EP ) ( Napalm ) [ 2018 Release ]
Chvrches, Love Is Dead ( Glassnote ) [ 2018 Release ]
Coroner, R. I. P. ( Century Media Int’l ) [ from 1987 ] ***
Coroner, Punishment for Decadence ( Century Media Int’l ) [ from 1988 ] ***
Jonathan Davis, Black Labyrinth ( Sumerian Records ) [ 2018 Release; Lead Vocalist of KoЯn ]
Lamont Dozier, Reimagination ( Goldenlane ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
Jeremy Enigk, Return of the Frog Queen ( Sub Pop Records )
          [ formerly Lead Guitarist of Sunny Day Real Estate and The Fire Theft ]
Galactic Empire, Episode II ( Rise Records )
Graveyard, Peace ( Nuclear Blast ) [ 2018 Release ]
Hoobastank, Push Pull ( Napalm ) [ 2018 Release ]
Lakeside, Shot of Love / Rough Riders / Fantastic Voyage ( 2 CD ) ( Robinsongs )
          [ from 1978, 1979 and 1980 ] ***
Lordi, Sexorcism ( AFM Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Lunatic Soul, Under the Fragmented Sky ( Kscope )
Malo, Latin Bugaloo—The Warner Bros. Singles ( Omnivore Recordings ) ***
Meiko, Playing Favorites ( Chesky )
Shawn Mendes, Shawn Mendes ( Island ) [ 2018 Release ]
Midnattsol, The Aftermath ( Napalm ) [ 2018 Release ]
Jeffrey Osborne, Worth It All ( Artistry Music )
Rockwell, Somebody’s Watching Me ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1984 ] ***
Xavier Rudd, Storm Boy ( Nettwerk ) [ 2018 Release ]
Saxon, Denim and Leather ( Union Square ) [ from 1981 ] ***
Saxon, Power & The Glory ( Union Square ) [ from 1983 ] ***
Saxon, Crusader ( Union Square ) [ from 1984 ] ***
Skating Polly, The Make It All Show ( El Camino Media, LLC ) [ 2018 Release ]
The Smithereens, Covers ( Sunset Blvd Records )
Snow Patrol, Wildness ( Republic Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Split Cranium, I’m the Devil and I’m OK ( Ipecac Recordings ) [ 2018 Release ]
Stargard, Stargard ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1978 ] ***
Subsignal, La Muerta ( Gentle Art of Music ) [ 2018 Release ]
Donna Summer, A Love Trilogy ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1976 ] ***
Donna Summer, Four Seasons of Love ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1976 ] ***
Donna Summer, Live and More ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1978 ] ***
Thunderpussy, Thunderpussy ( Stardog ) [ Explicit Lyrics ]
Tracyanne & Danny, Tracyanne & Danny ( Merge Records )
          [ 2018 Release; Tracyanne Campbell of Camera Obscura and Danny Coughlan ]
Jennifer Warnes,
          Another Time, Another Place ( BMG Rights Management (US) LLC ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
Wire, Pink Flag ( 2 CD ) ( Pink Flag ) [ from 1977; Deluxe ] ***
Wire, Chairs Missing ( 3 CD ) ( Pink Flag ) [ from 1978; Deluxe ] ***
Wire, 154 ( 3 CD ) ( Pink Flag ) [ from 1979; Deluxe ] ***
Wooden Shjips, V. ( Thrill Jockey ) [ 2018 Release ]
Young Gun Silver Fox, AM Waves ( Monty Music Ltd T/A ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

DVD
 
Biffy Clyro, MTV Unplugged—Live at The Roundhouse, London ( 1 DVD , 1 CD ) ( Warner Bros. )
          [ 2018 Release; Recorded Live at The Roundhouse, London; Explicit ]
Chrissie Hynde, Alone with Chrissie Hynde ( Eagle Rock Entertainment ) [ of The Pretenders ]
Elvis Presley, Just Elvis—All His Ed Sullivan Show Performances ( Sofa Entertainment ) ***
Elvis Presley, The 3 Complete Ed Sullivan Shows Starring Elvis Presley ( 2 DVD )
          ( Sofa Entertainment ) ***
Elvis Presley, Elvis—The Great Performances ( 2 DVD ) ( Sofa Entertainment ) ***
 

Country
 
Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples, Campfire ( Essence Group ) [ 2018 Release ]
Del McCoury Band, Del McCoury Still Sings Bluegrass ( McCoury Music )
Gretchen Peters, Dancing with the Beast ( Proper Records )
The Travelin’ McCourys, The Travelin’ McCourys ( McCoury Music )
 

Jazz
 
Grant Green, Slick!—Live at Oil Can Harry’s ( Resonance Records ) ***
Grant Green, Funk in France—From Paris to Antibes ( 1969–1970 ) ( 2 CD )
          ( Resonance Records ) ***
Shelly Manne and His Men, Complete Live at The Black Hawk ( Essential Jazz Classics )
          [ from 1959; Recorded Live at The Black Hawk, San Francisco, CA ] ***
Joshua Redman, Still Dreaming ( Nonesuch )
          [ with Trumpeter Ron Miles, Bassist Scott Colley and Drummer Brian Blade ]
Will Vinson, It’s Alright with Three ( Criss Cross )
          [ with Guitarist Gilad Hekselman and Drummer Antonio Sánchez ]
Tim Warfield, Jazzland ( Criss Cross )
Kamaal Williams, Return ( Black Focus Records )
 

Vocals
 
Lamont Dozier, Reimagination ( Goldenlane ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
Meiko, Playing Favorites ( Chesky )
Jennifer Warnes,
          Another Time, Another Place ( BMG Rights Management (US) LLC ) [ 2018(!) Release ]
 

World
 
Abu Obaida Hassan & His Tambour,
          The Shaigiya Sound of Sudan ( Ostinato Records ) [ 2018 Compilation ] ***
Agnes Obel, Late Night Tales ( LateNightTales )
Various Artists, Soca Gold 2018 ( 2 CD ) ( VP Records ) ***
 

Blues
 
David Wilcox, View from the Edge ( Freshly Baked Recs )
 

Classical
 
Steve Reich, Drumming ( Superior Viaduct )
 

Soundtracks, Cast Recordings and Television
 
John Massari, Music from the Film “Killer Klowns from Outer Space”—Reimagined
          ( Varèse Sarabande ) [ 1988 Film ] ***
George Gershwin / André Previn, An Original Sound Track Recording of “Porgy & Bess”
          ( Banda Sonora ) [ 1959 Film ] ***
John Powell, Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of “Solo: A Star Wars Story”
          ( Walt Disney Records ) [ 2018 Film ]

Various Artists, Original Cast Album of “Oklahoma!” ( Verve )
          [ 1943 Musical; 75th Anniversary ] ***
 

LP / VINYL
 
Don Airey, One of a Kind ( 2 LP ) ( EarMusic )
          [ 2018 Release; Keyboardist for Deep Purple, Rainbow, Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath,
               Electric Light Orchestra, Gary Moore, and many others
]
Amorphis, Queen of Time ( 2 LP ) ( Nuclear Blast ) [ 2018 Release; Red with Black Splatter Vinyl ]
Bad Wolves, Disobey ( 2 LP ) ( Eleven Seven Music ) [ 2018 Release ]
Bark Psychosis, ///CODENAME: Dustsucker ( Fire Records ) [ from 2004 ] ***
Jeff Beck, Live at the Hollywood Bowl ( 3 LP ) ( Rhino ) [ 2017 Release ]
Bleeding Through, Love Will Kill All ( SharpTone ) [ 2018 Release ]
Blue Öyster Cult, Spectres ( Culture Factory ) [ from 1977; Clear Blue Vinyl LP 2018 ] ***
Candlemass, House of Doom ( Napalm ) [ 2018 Release ]
Chvrches, Love Is Dead ( Glassnote ) [ 2018 Release ]
Jeremy Enigk, Return of the Frog Queen ( Sub Pop Records )
          [ formerly Lead Guitarist of Sunny Day Real Estate and The Fire Theft ]
Eyes Set to Kill, Reach ( Suburban Noize ) [ from 2008 ] ***
Galactic Empire, Episode II ( Rise Records )
Grave Digger, Heavy Metal Breakdown ( 2 LP ) ( Noise Records ) [ from 1984 ] ***
Graveyard, Peace ( Nuclear Blast ) [ 2018 Release ]
Hoobastank, Push Pull ( Napalm ) [ 2018 Release ]
Lenny Kravitz, It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over / Real Love ( Single ) ( Universal ) [ from 1991 ] ***
Lordi, Sexorcism ( 2 LP ) ( AFM Records ) [ 2018 Release; Colored Vinyl ]
Lunatic Soul, Under the Fragmented Sky ( Kscope )
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Collected ( Music on Vinyl ) ***
Millennial Reign, The Great Divide ( Ulterium Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Alanis Morissette, So–Called Chaos ( Music on Vinyl ) [ from 2004 ] ***
Overkill, Feel the Fire—Live in Overhausen ( Nuclear Blast )
          [ 2018 Release; Green with Orange and Yellow Splatter Vinyl ]
Prince, Nothing Compares 2 U ( Single ) ( Warner Bros. ) [ from 1980; 7" Vinyl Single ] ***
Xavier Rudd, Storm Boy ( 2 LP ) ( Nettwerk ) [ 2018 Release ]
Saxon, Denim and Leather ( Union Square ) [ from 1981 ] ***
Saxon, Power & The Glory ( Union Square ) [ from 1983 ] ***
Saxon, Crusader ( Union Square ) [ from 1984 ] ***
Skating Polly, The Make It All Show ( El Camino Media, LLC ) [ 2018 Release ]
Snow Patrol, Wildness ( Republic Records ) [ 2018 Release ]
Split Cranium, I’m the Devil and I’m OK ( Ipecac Recordings )
Sting / Shaggy, 44 / 876 ( Interscope ) [ 2018 Release ]
Stone Temple Pilots, Stone Temple Pilots ( Rhino ) [ 2018 Release ]
Thunderpussy, Thunderpussy ( Stardog ) [ Explicit Lyrics ]
Tracyanne & Danny, Tracyanne & Danny ( Merge Records )
          [ 2018 Release; Tracyanne Campbell of Camera Obscura and Danny Coughlan ]
Wallows, Spring ( EP ) ( Atlantic ) [ 2018 Release; Produced by John Congleton; Pink & Green Vinyl; Explicit ]
Wooden Shjips, V. ( Thrill Jockey ) [ 2018 Release ]

Del McCoury Band, Del McCoury Still Sings Bluegrass ( McCoury Music )

Ornette Coleman, The Atlantic Years ( 10 LP ) ( Atlantic Catalog Group ) [ 180 Gram Vinyl ] ***
Joshua Redman, Still Dreaming ( Nonesuch )
          [ with Trumpeter Ron Miles, Bassist Scott Colley and Drummer Brian Blade ]
Dinah Washington, For Those in Love ( Wax Time )
          [ from 1955; Arranged and Conducted by Quincy Jones ] ***
Kamaal Williams, Return ( Black Focus Records )

Mad Professor, Electro Dubclubbing!! ( Ariwa Sounds )

Steve Reich, Drumming ( Superior Viaduct )

Various Artists, Original Cast Album of “Oklahoma!” ( Verve )
          [ 1943 Musical; 75th Anniversary ] ***
Kow Otani, Original Video Game Soundtrack of “Shadow of the Colossus” ( 2 LP )
          ( Iam8Bit ) [ 2005 Action–Adventure Game ] ***

Del McCoury Band, Del McCoury Still Sings Bluegrass ( McCoury Music )

Agnes Obel, Late Night Tales ( LateNightTales )
Klaus Schulze, Silhouettes ( 2 LP , 1 CD ) ( SPV ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

Oldies
 
Rockwell, Somebody’s Watching Me ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1984 ] ***
Stargard, Stargard ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1978 ] ***
Donna Summer, A Love Trilogy ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1976 ] ***
Donna Summer, Four Seasons of Love ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1976 ] ***
Donna Summer, Live and More ( Disco Fever ) ( Universal Japan ) [ from 1978 ] ***
 

Folk
 
Del McCoury Band, Del McCoury Still Sings Bluegrass ( McCoury Music )
The Travelin’ McCourys, The Travelin’ McCourys ( McCoury Music )
David Wilcox, View from the Edge ( Freshly Baked Recs )
 

Electronic / Dance
 
Agnes Obel, Late Night Tales ( LateNightTales )
Klaus Schulze, Silhouettes ( SPV ) [ 2018 Release ]
Klaus Schulze, Silhouettes ( 1 CD , 2 LP ) ( SPV ) [ 2018 Release ]
 

*** From the vaults


Updated May 5, 2018