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TAPSheet: Release Notes – December 31, 2015

Rhino Records have a vinyl reissue of Into The Music (1979) by Van Morrison planned for release on February 28, 2016.

Van Morrison Into the Music

ORG Music will release Rockin’ The Suburbs, the 2001 Ben Folds issue, on 180g-weight, 2LP vinyl. This reissue is set for February 26.

Bearsville Records will release a 13CD Box, Todd Rundgren: The Complete Bearsville Albums Collection, on February 26.

Todd Rundgren Complete Bearsvill Records Collection.

 

Napalm Records have the latest by Greenleaf, Rise Above The Meadow, set for February 26. This title is being released on CD, DD, and a 2LP set with a 16-page LP-sized booklet included. If you enjoy The Sword, or Queens Of The Stone Age, then you should really investigate Greenleaf. They might become a favorite.

Greenleaf

Frontiers Records will release Rocket Science by Rick Springfield on February 19.

Maranatha! Music plan the release of Top 25 Praise Songs Of All Time on a 2CD set, scheduled for January 12.

Alligator Records will offer God Don’t Never Change: The Songs Of Blind Willie Johnson, on CD and vinyl LP, with a calendar date of February 26. This album is a collection of artists covering the songs of this important bluesman. The artists include Tom Waits, Sinead O’Connor, Cowboy Junkies, Blind Boys Of Alabama, Maria McKee, Rickie Lee Jones, Luther Dickinson, Lucinda Williams, and Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi.

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ALCD 4968

Rhino and Parlophone team to present a 4LP, 180g-weight vinyl Box set of Bowie At the Beeb: The Best Of The BBC Radio Sessions ’68-’72. It’s planned for February 26.

On February 23, Rhino and Parlophone will reissue Space Ritual, the 1973 Live 2LP set by Hawkwind on 180g-weight 2LP vinyl. Also planned by the labels is a 2LP, 180g-weight vinyl reissue of Living In The Past (1972) by Jethro Tull, same date.

Rhino will reissue Bona Drag (1990) by Morrissey on 180g-weight 2LP, planned for February 23.

Anti/Epitaph will release new music by Mavis Staples on a new CD called Livin’ On A High Note. The album will feature twelve new songs written exclusively for Mavis Staples by luminaries like Neko Case, Ben Harper, Nick Cave, and others. There will be an HBO documentary special, Mavis!, on February 20. Livin’ On A High Note will release on CD on February 19, while the vinyl LP version is scheduled for April 1.

Mavis Staples Livin' On A High Note

RCA Records will release a ‘best of’ for Daughtry on February 12. The compilation is tentatively titled Greatest Hits awaiting the actual title, which is to be determined.

Modular Records will release Yes, I’m A Witch Too, by Yoko Ono, scheduling the album for March 4. This album is an All-Star collaboration set that follows up her 2007 covers set, Yes, I’m A Witch. Artists joining Yoko Ono for this set will be Sparks, Death Cab for Cuties, Sean Lennon, and others.

Omnivore Records plan a 4CD collection featuring the music of Buck Owens, which will be called Buck ‘Em: The Music Of Buck Owens – Volumes One and Two. (Buck ‘Em? Really?). This 4CD Box will offer 100 tracks from 1955-1967. It’s slated for release on February 19.

Buck Owens - Buck 'Em!

Ignition Records will release the new album by The Coral to be called Distance Inbetween. It is expected to be issued on CD, DD, and vinyl LP, all on the calendar for March 4.

Interscope Records have the new album by The 1975 on the board for February 26. The new album is expected on CD and DD. It is being called I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It.

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Wynonna & The Big Noise (Wynonna Judd) will be releasing their new album on February 12. The new album is called a self-titled effort.

Wynonna And The Big Noise

Roadrunner Records have The Astonishing by Dream Theater presented in a 2CD edition on January 29.

Dream Theater The Astonishing

Flashback Records will offer a 5CD Original Album Series for Ride offering bare-bones selections of Smile (1990 – Compilation), Nowhere (1990), Going Blank Again (1992), Carnival Of Light (1994), and Tarantula (1996).

 

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Real Gone Music will re-release a vinyl LP edition of an old-time Foghat favorite, Foghat Live. They will also re-release an old J. Geils Band favorite, Bloodshot. The Foghat Live album will be presented with its original die-cut cover. The Bloodshot album is planned to be pressed in red vinyl, just as the original first pressing was. Both releases will be presented in 180g-weight vinyl. Both albums are remastered for better sound. These Limited Edition reissues are set for March 3.

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Dope Machines from The Airborne Toxic Event is slated for release on February 24.

MVD Visual will release a Johnny Winter live set, Live From Japan, scheduled for March 10. It will be issued on CD, and vinyl LP.

Johnny Winter Live In Japan

New Modest Mouse album, Strangers To Ourselves, will become available on March 3. This new album is the first new Modest Mouse set from them in approximately 8 years. “Lampshades On Fire” will precede the album as its first single. The new album will release on CD, DD, and 180g 2LP.

Modest Mouse Stranger To Ourselves

Spookshow International Live will be released by Rob Zombie, planned for February 12. It’s planned for CD, Deluxe CD, DD, and LP.

A new Luke Bryan album (title unknown) is expected to be released on March 10 via Capital Nashville.

Outer Battery Records will release a Limited Edition LP of Bug Live (Live at the 9:30 Club – Washington DC – June 2012) , by Dinosaur Jr.

Dinosaur Jr Bug Live

+180 Records will release Guitars And Microphones by Kate Pierson, with a planned release date of February 17.

UDR has Immortal Randy Rhoads – The Ultimate Tribute scheduled for March 3. The set will be available as a FanBox with 2LP (clear vinyl), and a t-shirt. Additional packages include CD, and a Deluxe Edition. This set features eleven songs co-written by Rnady Rhoads, and recorded by artists like Dweezil Zappa, Serj Tankian, Kelle Rhoads (his brother), and others.

Immortal Randy Rhoads

Rhino Records, in conjunction with Parlophone will release a 16-track collection of songs from Dr Feelgood from their years with Wilko Johnson before he left to do other things that included a stint with Ian Dury and The Blockheads. Wilko was a member of Dr Feelgood for the band’s first 4 albums. The collection is being called I’m A Man (Best Of The Wilko Johnson Years 1974-1977). It is expected on February 24. Dr. Feelgood was an amazing blues-based band, especially with Wilko Johnson.

What Happens Next is the new album by Gang Of Four, planned for February 24 via Metropolis Records.

Gang Of Four What Happens Next

I’m excited about a new Hilary Hahn release expected on March 31 via Deutsche Grammophon. Hilary Hahn is a violinist whose new album of violin concertos celebrate Mozart 5, Vieuxtemps 4. She is being supported by the Duetsche Kammerphilharmonic Bremen, conduced by Paavo Järvi.

Hilary Hahn Mozart 5

Allegro will release Al Di Meola’s Latest by Al Di Meola, planned for May 12 on CD, Deluxe Edition CD, DD, and LP.

Frontiers Records will release new Toto music with the upcoming Toto XIV, which is currently scheduled for March 24.

Loud and Proud Records will release a CD/DVD featuring Rick Springfield doing stripped down version of his previous songs that include “Jesse’s Girl”, “I’ve Done Everything For You”, and others. Surprisingly, there isn’t a “Speak To the Sky” in sight. The new album is called Stripped Down, and is planned for February 24.

Rick Springfield Stripped Down

For the fans, My Chemical Romance will release a 2LP collectible set of The Black Parade with etching on the 4th side (D-side). This edition of The black Parade is slated for release on February 10.

Metal Blade Records will release the 3CD set by Neal Morse, Grand Experiment, on February 10.

And finally, from one of our classic guitarists, Jorma Kaukonen, Red House Records will release the new album, Ain’t In No Hurry. For those of you who may not know (yeah, right!), Jorma played guitars for Jefferson Airplane, and Hot Tuna. Ain’t in No Hurry is scheduled for February 17.

Jorma Kaukonen Ain't In No Hurry