Glenn Frey / Above The Clouds (3CD+DVD)
Interesting looking four-disc set that brings together music and video from Glenn Frey. Above The Clouds features hit and rarities including the first CD issue of the one and only album (self-titled) by Frey’s and JD Souther’s Longbranch Pennywhistle.
Luke Haines / I Sometimes Dream Of Glue (new album)
Ry Cooder / The Prodigal Son (new album)
A noir-ish front cover for The Prodigal Son, Ry Cooder‘s first album in six years. This features a mix of Cooder originals and interpretations of songs by others, such as Blind Willie Johnson, Blind Roosevelt Graves, and the Stanley Brothers. The songwriter and musician says the songs offer “”a deft commentary on our ailing moral state.”
Tom Waits / Nighthawks at the Diner (new album)
Tom Waits‘ first live album, 1975’s Nighthawks at the Diner continues the recent remastered reissues. The CD came out in March, but this is the double vinyl edition.
Artic Monkeys / Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino (new album)
New album from the Arctic Monkeys. This was produced by James Ford and Alex Turner and recorded in Los Angeles, Paris and London.