October 20, 2017

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


What Colin’s Listening to:
Right Now


Rock
 
Adelitas Way, Notorious ( Vegas Syn ) [ 2017 Release ]
Bell Witch, Mirror Reaper ( Profound Lore ) [ 2017 Release ]
blackbear, digital druglord ( Interscope ) [ 2017 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
Boyz II Men, Under the Streetlight ( SonyClassical ) [ 2017 Release ]
Brand New, Science Fiction ( PMTraitors, LLC ) [ 2017 Release ]
Bully, Losing ( Sub Pop Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Circuit des Yeux, Reaching for Indigo ( Drag City ) [ 2017 Release ]
cyHra, Letters to Myself ( Spinefarm ) [ 2017 Release ]
Destroyer, ken ( Merge Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
William Eggleston, Musik ( Secretly Canadian ) ***
Europe, Walk the Earth ( 2 CD ) ( Hell & Back Recordings ) [ 2017 Release; Special Edition ]
GWAR, The Blood of Gods ( Metal Blade ) [ 2017 Release ]
Lalah Hathaway, Honestly ( 8th Floor Productions, Inc )
Niall Horan, Flicker ( Capitol ) [ 2017 Release; of OneDirection; Deluxe Edition ]
Iron Chic, You Can’t Stay Here ( SideOneDummy Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
The Jam, 1977 ( 4 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Polydor ) [ 40th Anniversary Box Set; Explicit Lyrics ] ***
Tom Keifer, The Way Life Goes ( 1 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Cleopatra )
          [ from 2013; Vocalist/Guitarist of Cinderella; Deluxe Edition CD Plus Bonus DVD ] ***
Nick Lowe, Pinker and Prouder Than Previous ( Yep Roc Records ) [ from 1988 ] ***
Nick Lowe, Party of One ( Yep Roc Records ) [ from 1990 ] ***
George Michael, Listen Without Prejudice Vol 1 / MTV Unplugged ( 4 CD )
          ( Sony Legacy ) [ from 1990; Box Set ] ***
Chanté Moore, The Rise of the Phoenix ( CM7 Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Nahko, My Name Is Bear ( SideOneDummy Records )
Nai Palm, Needle Paw ( Sony Masterworks ) [ 2017 Release; Vocalist of Hiatus Kaiyote ]
NRBQ, Happy Talk ( EP ) ( Omnivore Recordings ) [ 2017(!) Release ]
Pearls Before Swine, One Nation Underground ( Drag City )
          [ from 1967; 50th Anniversary Mono Restoration and Remastering ] ***
Pet Shop Boys, Yes: Further Listening 2008–2010 ( 3 CD ) ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 2009; 2017 Remastered Version ] ***
Pet Shop Boys, Elysium: Further Listening 2011–2012 ( 2 CD ) ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 2012; 2017 Remastered Version ] ***
The Pineapple Thief, Where We Stood ( 1 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Kscope )
Darius Rucker, When Was the Last Time ( Liberty Records )
          [ 2017 Release; formerly of Hootie & the Blowfish ]
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 1 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Eagle Vision )
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 1 CD , 2 DVD ) ( Eagle Vision ) [ Deluxe Limited Edition ]
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 1 CD , 1 Blu–ray DVD ) ( Eagle Vision )
The Smiths, The Queen Is Dead ( 3 CD , 1 DVD ) ( Rhino / Warner Bros. ) [ from 1986 ] ***
Sons of Apollo, Psychotic Symphony ( Inside Out Music ) [ 2017 Release ]
Sorcerer, The Crowning of the Fire King ( Metal Blade ) [ 2017 Release ]
Splinter, Harder to Live ( Greyscale ) [ from 1975; Produced and Arranged by Tom Scott ] ***
Trivium, The Sin and the Sentence ( Roadrunner Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Veil of Maya, False Idol ( Sumerian Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Vuur, In This Moment We Are Free – Cities ( Inside Out Music )
We Came as Romans, Cold Like War ( Sharptone Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Frank Zappa, Halloween ‘77—The Palladium, New York, NY, October 31, 1977 ( 3 CD )
          ( UMe ) [ Recorded Live at The Palladium, New York, NY, October 31, 1977 ] ***
 

DVD
 
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 1 DVD , 1 CD ) ( Eagle Vision )
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 2 DVD , 1 CD ) ( Eagle Vision ) [ Deluxe Limited Edition ]
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 1 DVD , 3 LP ) ( Eagle Vision ) [ Deluxe Limited Edition ]
 

Blu-ray DVD
 
The Pineapple Thief, Where We Stood ( Kscope ) [ Blu–ray DVD ]
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 1 Blu–ray DVD , 1 CD ) ( Eagle Vision ) [ Blu–ray DVD ]
 

Country
 
Ruthie Collins, Get Drunk and Cry ( Curb )
Flatt Lonesome, Silence in These Walls ( Mountain Home )
Béla Fleck / Abigail Washburn, Echo in the Valley ( Rounder )
Willie Nelson, Willie and the Boys: Willie’s Stash Vol. 2 ( Sony Legacy ) [ 2017 Release ]
Margo Price, All American Made ( Third Man Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Darius Rucker, When Was the Last Time ( Liberty Records )
          [ 2017 Release; formerly of Hootie & the Blowfish ]
Turnpike Troubadours, A Long Way from Your Heart ( Bossier City Records )
Tyminski, Southern Gothic ( Mercury Nashville ) [ 2017 Release ]
Chris Young, Losing Sleep ( Sony Music Nashville ) [ 2017 Release ]
 

Jazz
 
Stefano Battaglia, Pelagos ( 2 CD ) ( ECM Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Mary Halvorson Quartet, Paimon: Book of Angels 32 ( Tzadik )
Willie Jones III, My Point Is ... ( WJ3 Records )
Pat Martino, Formidable ( HighNote )
Wadada Leo Smith, Najwa ( Tum Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Wadada Leo Smith,
          Solo: Reflections and Meditations on Monk ( Tum Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
 

World
 
Ivvy, Baby I’m Back ( P97 ) ***
Ivvy, Baby I’m Back ( P97 ) ***
Saz’iso,
          At Least Wave Your Handkerchief at Me: The Joys and Sorrows of Southern Albanian Song
               ( Glitterbeat )
Various Artists,
          Even a Tree Can Shed Tears: Japanese Folk & Rock ( Light in the Attic ) ***
 

Reggae
 
The Green, Marching Orders ( Easy Star )
 

Blues
 
Alastair Greene, Dream Train ( Rip Cat Records )
Hamilton Loomis, Basic ( Imports )
Supersonic Blues Machine, Californisoul ( Provogue )
Jimmie Vaughan Trio with Mike Flanigin, Live at C–Boy’s ( Proper Records )
Kim Wilson, Blues and Boogie, Vol. 1 ( Severn Records )
          [ 2017 Release; Vocalist of The Fabulous Thunderbirds ]
 

Classical
 
The Boston Symphony Orchestra,
          The Complete Recordings on Deutsche Grammophon ( 57 CD )
               ( Deutsche Grammophon ) [ Box Set ] ***
 

Soundtracks, Cast Recordings and Television
 
John Carpenter, Anthology ( Movie Themes 1974–1998 ) ( Sacred Bones Records )
          [ 2017 Compilation ] ***

Various Artists, Original Soundtrack of “The Walking Dead” ( Lakeshore Records )
 

LP / VINYL
 
Tori Amos, Native Invader ( 2 LP ) ( Decca ) [ 2017 Release ]
Bell Witch, Mirror Reaper ( Profound Lore ) [ 2017 Release ]
Brand New, Science Fiction ( PMTraitors, LLC ) [ 2017 Release ]
Bully, Losing ( Sub Pop Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Mariah Carey, Butterfly ( Legacy ) [ from 1997 ] ***
Circuit des Yeux, Reaching for Indigo ( Drag City ) [ 2017 Release ]
Coil, Another Brown World / Baby Food ( Sub Rosa ) ***
The Cranberries, No Need to Argue ( Plain ) [ from 1994; Limited Edition Turquoise Vinyl ] ***
Death, Individual Thought Patterns ( Relapse ) [ from 1993 ] ***
Destroyer, ken ( Merge Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
William Eggleston, Musik ( 2 LP ) ( Secretly Canadian ) ***
Europe, Walk the Earth ( Hell & Back Recordings ) [ 2017 Release; Special Edition ]
John Frusciante, Niandra Lades and Usually Just a T–Shirt ( Superior Viaduct ) [ from 1994 ]
GWAR, The Blood of Gods ( Metal Blade ) [ 2017 Release ]
Nick Lowe, Pinker and Prouder Than Previous ( Yep Roc Records ) [ from 1988 ] ***
Nick Lowe, Party of One ( Yep Roc Records ) [ from 1990 ] ***
George Michael,
          Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 / MTV Unplugged ( Sony Legacy ) [ from 1990 ] ***
Tim Neuhaus, Pose 1 + 2 ( GRHVC )
Slipknot, Day of the Gusano ( 3 LP ) ( Eagle Vision ) [ Deluxe Limited Edition ]
The Smiths, The Queen Is Dead ( 5 LP , 1 DVD ) ( Rhino / Warner Bros. ) [ from 1986 ] ***
Sons of Apollo, Psychotic Symphony ( Inside Out Music ) [ 2017 Release ]
Trivium, The Sin and the Sentence ( Roadrunner Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Uncle Acid & the deadbeats, Vol 1 ( Imports ) [ from 2010 ] ***
Frank Zappa, Zoot Allures ( Zappa Records ) [ from 1976 ] ***

Willie Nelson, Willie and the Boys: Willie’s Stash Vol. 2 ( Sony Legacy ) [ 2017 Release ]
Margo Price, All American Made ( Third Man Records ) [ 2017 Release ]
Darius Rucker, When Was the Last Time ( Liberty Records )
          [ 2017 Release; formerly of Hootie & the Blowfish ]
Turnpike Troubadours, A Long Way from Your Heart ( Bossier City Records )
Tyminski, Southern Gothic ( Mercury Nashville ) [ 2017 Release ]
Chris Young, Losing Sleep ( Sony Music Nashville ) [ 2017 Release ]

Saz’iso,
          At Least Wave Your Handkerchief at Me: The Joys and Sorrows of Southern Albanian Song
               ( Glitterbeat )
Various Artists,
          Even a Tree Can Shed Tears: Japanese Folk & Rock ( Light in the Attic ) ***

Supersonic Blues Machine, Californisoul ( Provogue )
Jimmie Vaughan Trio with Mike Flanigin, Live at C–Boy’s ( Proper Records )

Various Artists,
          Original Soundtrack of “Cuphead—‘Don’t Deal with the Devil’” ( 4 LP ) ( Iam8bit ) ***
Cliff Martinez, Soundtrack of “Drive” ( 2 LP ) ( Lakeshore Records ) [ 2011 Film ] ***
Serge Gainsbourg & Jean–Claude Vannier,
          Original Soundtrack of “Les Chemins de Katmandou” ( Finders Keepers ) [ 2013 Film ] ***
Various Artists, Original Soundtrack of “Persona 5” ( 4 LP ) ( Iam8bit )
John Carpenter, Anthology ( Movie Themes 1974–1998 ) ( Sacred Bones Records )
          [ 2017 Compilation ] ***

William Eggleston, Musik ( 2 LP ) ( Secretly Canadian ) ***
Perturbator, New Model ( Blood Music ) [ 2017 Release ]
Pet Shop Boys, Yes: Further Listening 2008–2010 ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 2009; 2017 Remastered Version ] ***
Pet Shop Boys, Elysium: Further Listening 2011–2012 ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 2012; 2017 Remastered Version ] ***
 

Folk
 
Béla Fleck / Abigail Washburn, Echo in the Valley ( Rounder )
Dana Cooper, Incendiary Kid ( Travianna Recordings ) [ 2017 Release ]
Flatt Lonesome, Silence in These Walls ( Mountain Home )
 

Electronic / Dance
 
William Eggleston, Musik ( Secretly Canadian ) ***
Perturbator, New Model ( Blood Music ) [ 2017 Release ]
Pet Shop Boys, Yes: Further Listening 2008–2010 ( 3 CD ) ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 2009; 2017 Remastered Version ] ***
Pet Shop Boys, Elysium: Further Listening 2011–2012 ( 2 CD ) ( Rhino / Parlophone )
          [ from 2012; 2017 Remastered Version ] ***
 

Rap
 
blackbear, digital druglord ( Interscope ) [ 2017 Release; Explicit Lyrics ]
 

*** From the vaults


Updated September 28, 2017