TAPSheet: Release Notes – 10/29/2013 (US Report)
Geffen Records plan the issue of the recently updated Tommy album by The Who on vinyl LP with a scheduled date of December 10. Good news for fans who want an updated HG version of the album.
And while we’re talking vinyl, Motown has two India.Arie sets on the way on vinyl LP. Those titles, Testimony, Volume 1: Life & Relationship, and Testimony, Volume 2: Love & Politics. Both LPs are scheduled for December 10. The vinyl LP of Songversation comes a little earlier, November 19.
Republic Records have Pure Heroine from new artist, Lorde, scheduled for vinyl LP on November 19.
Shout! Factory is releasing a new Herb Alpert album (with Lani Hall) on November 19. The digital version was released on September 24. The new album is called Steppin’ Out.
Sony Masterworks is releasing The Early Years At RKO featuring Fred Astaire, with a planned issue date of November 19.
Syco Records will release a Christmas CD from Leona Lewis called Christmas With Love, with a release date of December 3.
Mentioned elsewhere on TAP, Reprise Records have a great live set arriving from Neil Young called Live At The Cellar Door with 13 live performance tracks performed at an earlier period of time. It’s scheduled for December 10. this title is on the calendar for CD and LP releases.
Zoë Records plan the release of Songs From the Movie, the album from Mary Chapin Carpenter scheduled for January 14, 2014.
Virgin Records have the Deluxe Edition of Three Sixty by A Perfect Circle arriving on November 19.
Here’s an exciting piece for Warren Zevon fans. Audio Fidelity has announced their Hybrid SACD Stereo version of Excitable Boy, being planned for December 17. It will be joined by Boz Scaggs, the debut Atlantic Records issue, also on Stereo Hybrid SACD.
The new album from Black Flag is called What The and will be issued for fans on December 3.
Mobile Fidelity will reissue Tapestry by Carol King in a Limited Edition vinyl LP set on December 17.
Hear No Evil Records will release a few 1993 Deep Purple live sets. Live In Stuttgart 1993, and Live In Birmingham 1993. Both are on the calendar for November 19.
Cleopatra Records will reissue Sea Of Light, the 1995 classic album by Uriah Heep with new remastering, an updated booklet, and three bonus tracks that should get you all kinds of excited. It’s scheduled for November 19. It will arrive in both CD and LP. And since we’re here, Wax Cathedral plan the vinyl reissue of Magician’s Birthday from Uriah Heep on November 26.
Revolution Number Zero featuring The Brian Jonestown Massacre is planned for November 26.
A CD reissue of Song For Me from Family is planned for release on December 3.
And finally, Kris Kristofferson fans can get excited about the release of a “classic 1972 radio broadcast” with Rita Coolidge being named Let The Music Play. It releases on December 3.