Tuesday, January 4, 2011

New Music Releases - January 4, 2011

After the holiday, another week with a short list of new music releases. Look for more exciting new releases in the upcoming weeks. As always, CVR Blog picks are in red:

Abigail Washburn - City of Refuge
Adam Faith - What Do You Want?
Ann Peebles - Tellin It
Billie Holiday - Icon Love Songs
Billy Fury - Rocker

Brenda Lee -Little Miss Dynamite

Brutus - Murwgebeukt
Cher - Icon
Class Actress - Journal of Ardency (Vinyl)
Cliff Richard & the Shadows - Move It: The Best of the Early Years (3 CDs)
Deadhorse - Deadhorse
El DeBarge - Icon
Ella Fitzgerald - Icon Love Songs
Ella Fitzgerald - Twelve Nights In Hollywood: Volumes 1 & 2 (2 CDs)
Ella Fitzgerald - Twelve Nights In Hollywood: Volumes 3 & 4 (2 CDs)
Elvis Presley - Wooden Heart (3 CDs)

Generationals - Trust EP

Gregory Isaacs - Night Nurse
Imogen Heap & Frou Frou: Icon - Imogen Heap & Frou Frou
Jake Shimabukuro - Peace, Love, Ukulele
Jeavestone - 1+1=OK
Jerry Clower - Icon
Jim Croce - All Time Classics (3 CDs)
Joe Glazer - Folk Songs of the American Dream
Joe Glazer - Sings Labor Songs
Joe Glazer - Songs of Joe Hill
Joe Glazer - Textile Voices: Songs & Stories of the Mills

Johnny Cash - Troubadour

Joyce Manor - Joyce Manor (Vinyl)
Lee Ann Womack - Icon: Lee Ann Womack
Louisiana Red - Sweet Blood Call
Marsha Ambrosius - Late Nights, Early Mornings
Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Icon Love Songs

Motorhead - Best the Rest the Rare

Redondo Beat - Meet Redondo Beat (Vinyl)
S.O.S. Band - Icon
Schiller - Breathless
Sheryl Crow - Icon: Sheryl Crow
Swim Party - There Is Too Much Wood In My Coffin
The Ian Fays - Jensen’s Camera
The Windupdeads - Army of Invisible Men
Tin Cup Gypsy - Calico
Tiny Tim - Lost & Found 1963-74 (Rare & Previously Unreleased)
Uriah Heep - The Singles Collection (Vinyl)
Various Artists - Circus Days: Pop Psych Obscurities 1966-1972 (6-CD box set)
Various Artists - Faster (soundtrack)
Various Artists - Kitsuné Maison 10: The Fireworks Issue (2CD)
Various Artists - Oh Boy! (TV Soundtrack)
Willie Mitchell - It's Dance Time
Wolves and the Radio - Wolves & the Radio

Recommended DVDs

Bon Jovi - Bon Jovi: Live at Madison Square Garden

Pink Floyd - Music Masters Collection

Rolling Stones - Music Milestones: Get Your Ya Yas Out

New Jazz Releases

Remember, if you are a record company and have new releases or know of any I missed (especially vinyl), please email me and I will add your music to the list. I also do reviews of new vinyl, email me for more information.

New Music Releases are put together from a variety of sources by blog owner Robert Benson

Have new music for the list? Email me at rbenson30@wi.rr.com  

Music News & Notes

Bon Jovi Score Highest-Earning Tour Of 2010

Rockers Bon Jovi have scored the highest-earning tour of 2010 with their Circle Jaunt Tour, which took $201.1m worldwide.

AC/DC came in at number two for the second year in a row, earning $177m, while U2 were third with ticket sales of $160.9m. Lady Gaga, who played a total of 138 gigs - almost twice as many as Bon Jovi - took $133.6m at the box office, according to Pollstar.

Other notable entrants inside the top-10 included Michael Buble at number six with $104.1m and Paul McCartney at eight with $93m.

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