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FYI Schedule of Upcoming Releases, Oct 8, 2020

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Sade, Yo La Tengo, Buffalo Tom, Linkin Park, Bon Jovi, John Lennon, Five Finger Death Punch, Dire Straits, Blue Oyster Cult, Travis, Rory Gallagher, Future Islands, and Tears For Fears.

The crop of Canadian artists is led by Bahamas, Ron Sexsmith, METZ, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald, Jessie Reyez, Mario Romano, Jeen, OKAN, Mise en Scene, Howard Gladstone, and Perry Canestrari.

October

5: Bon Jovi - 2020 - digital version   (UMC)

6:  Your Invisible Wings - Heart Times 

7: The Messenger Birds - Everything Has to Fall Apart Eventually

7: Perry Canestrari - Arrivederci Roma, Love Italian Style (Hindsight Records)

8: Curtis Waters - Pity Party  (BMG)

9: Devildriver - Dealing With Demons I (Napalm Records)

9: Eye Of The Destroyer The Wolf You Feed' (High Potency)

9: Spires That In The Sunset Rise - Psychic Oscillations

9: Josh Johnson - Freedom Exercise  (Northern Spy)

9: Trey Songz  - Back Home (Warner)

9: Mario Romano - The Journey So Far ( Modica Music)

9: Ron Sexsmith - S/T vinyl reissue (UMC)

9: Jeen - S/T

9: Sinner’s Blood - The Mirror Star (Frontiers Music Srl)

9:  Jessie Reyez - Before Love Came To Kill Us + deluxe edition  (Island/UMC)

9: The Unguided - Father Shadow (Napalm Records)

9: Rory Gallagher - Best Of (UMC)

9: Machinedrum - A View of U (Ninja Tune)

9: The Unguided - Father Shadow (Napalm Records)

9: John Lennon -  Gimme Some Truth. The Ultimate Mixes

9: Garcia Peoples- Nightcap At Wits' End (Beyond Beyond is Beyond)

9:  Deep Covers - Dark World 

9:  Linaire - S/T  (Capital Zero Records)

9: Gunn-Truscinski Duo- Soundkeeper (Three Lobed Recordings)

9: The Doors - Morrison Hotel  50th anniversary reissue (Rhino)

9: Future Islands - As Long as You are (4AD )

9: Yo La Tengo - Sleepless Night  (Matador)

9: Buffalo Tom - Birdbrain (30th Anniversary Edition)  (Beggars Banquet)

9: Linkin Park -  Hybrid Theory: 20th Anniversary Edition 

9: Five Finger Death Punch - A Decade of Destruction- Vol. 2 

9: Tired Kid - I Like My Own Company

9: Liam Faucher - Home Recipes

9: Blue Öyster Cult - The Symbol Remains

9: SHHE - S/T (One Little Independent Records)

9: Spires That in the Sunset Rise - Psychic Oscillations (FPE Records)

9: EW - Forever, Worse, Better

9: Hemlock Hotel - S/T

9: Machinedrum (aka Travis Stewart) A View of U (Ninja Tune)

9: Howard Gladstone - The Promise 

9: Dire Straits -  CD/vinyl reissues of Dire Straits, Communiqué, Making Movies, Love Over Gold, Brothers In Arms, and On Every Street (Rhino)

9: Suzi Ragsdale- Ghost Town 

9: Laura Tate - Live From El Paso 

9: Bahamas Sad Hunk 

9: Michael Bernard Fitzgerald - Love Valley

9: J. Pavone String Ensemble - Lost and Found  (Astral Spirits)

9: Curtis Waters- Pity Party (BMG)

9: Travis - 10 Songs  (BMG)

9: Sade - So Far six-LP vinyl set (Sony Music)

9: METZAtlas Vending (Royal Mountain Records/Sub Pop)

9: Slow Pulp - Moveys (Winspear)

9: Tears For Fears - The Seeds of Love -deluxe  (UMe/Virgin)

9: Jeremy Ivey - Waiting Out The Storm (ANTI- )

9: OKAN -  Espiral (Lulaworld Records)

9: Emmy The Great - April / 月音  (Bella Union)

9: Jon Snodgrass- S/T  (A-F Records)

9: Jessie Wagner -  Shoes Droppin' Out (Wicked Cool Records)

9: Great Peacock - Forever Worse Better

9: Kennebec - Departure Remixed

9: Mise en Scene- Winnipeg, California

9: Supercrush  -SODO Pop (Don Giovanni Records)

9: Brothers Osborne - Skeletons (UMC)

9:  Paradise Cinema - S/T (Gondwana)

14: Hiroki Tanaka- Kaigo Kioku Kyoku

14: TOBi - Elements (RCA)

14: Lyrique - P.I.M.P. (Poetry Is My Pleasure)

15: Wizkid  Made In Lagos  (Starboy/RCA Records/Sony Music International)

15: Grant - Vertigo

16: Terra Lightfoot- Consider The Speed (Sonic Unyon)

16: Malin Pettersen -  Wildhorse

16: Various Artists -Justin Time For Christmas Six (Justin Time)

16:  Lauren Mann - Memory & Desire

16: Manteca - The Twelfth of Never 

16: Falset - We Follow or Lead the Way

16: Sorrey - Bloom Remixes (Garment District Records)

16: Kulick - Yelling In A Quiet Neighborhood' (ENCI Records)

16: Mipso  - S/T (Rounder)

16: Jennifer Castle - Monarch Season  (Idée Fixe Records and Paradise of Bachelors)

16: William Elliott Whitmore -I’m With You (Bloodshot)

16: Deep Sea Diver - Impossible Weight (ATO)

16: Matt Stell - Better than That

16: Rube & Rake - Leaving With Nothing (LHM Records)

16: Michael Scott Dawson -Nowhere, Middle of (We Are Busy Bodies)

16: Watch Clark- Generator Room

16: Danielle Miraglia - Bright Shining Stars (VizzTone)

16: John Németh - Stronger Than Strong 

16: Helena Deland - Someone New ( Luminelle Recordings)

16: Andrée Burelli (aka Bodyverse)  -De Sidera (American Dreams Records)

16: Tommy Lee - Andro (Better Noise Music)

16: The Struts -  Strange Days (Interscope Records/UMC)

16: GulferS/T (Royal Mountain)

16: Quattracenta II (Brokers Tip)

16: Tom Petty -  Wildflowers & All The Rest (Warner Records)

16: Holy Motors - Horse (Wharf Cat)

16: Tyler Ramsey  Found A Picture Of You (Fantasy Records)

16: Autechre - Sign (Warp)

16: Sam Roberts Band - All Of Us (Secret Weapon / Known Accomplice Records)

16: CRi - Juvenile 

16: William Elliott Whitmore - I’m With You (Bloodshot)

16: Tomberlin Projections (Saddle Creek)

16: Rick Fines - Solar Powered Too

16: Sasha Sloan - Only Child (RCA Records)

16: Joey Molland - Be True to Yourself (Omnivore Recording)

16: Jupiter Sprites - Holographic

16: Lous and the Yakuza - Gore

16: Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown - Pressure (Snakefarm Records)

16: Anthony Gomes Containment Blues

16: Deep Sea Diver - Impossible Weight (High Beam Records/ATO)

16: Mav Karlo - Strangers Like Us (Royal Mountain Records)

16: The Slim Kings - the King's County Classic 

16: The Damned- The Rockfield Files EP (Search And Destroy Records/Spinefarm/UMG)

16: Cordovas -Destiny Hotel (ATO Records)

16: Gord DownieAway Is Mine (Arts & Crafts)

16: Hayden Thorpe - Aerial Songs

16:  Matt Eckstine -  Lil' Blue

16: The Mastersons - Red, White & I Love You Too ( Red House Records)

19: UICFM Hill ( Like Ninety Records)

20: Bonnie Whitmore – Last Will and Testament (Aviatrix Records) 

20 - Reid JamiesonJohn 20:20

23: Nothing But Thieves - Moral Panic

23:  Pierre Kwenders and Clément Bazin - Classe Tendresse (Bonsound)

23: Jason BlaineGo With Me (eOne)

23: Northcote- Let Me Roar (Black Box Music)

23: Bob Mould - Distortion - box set

23: bandcalledmax - Turn It Up

23: Defecto -Duality ( Black Lodge)

23: Douglas Lee - Themes For Falling Down Stairs

23; Various Artists -NOW That’s What I Call Music! Vol. 76, 

23: Little Richard- The Second Coming and Lifetime Friend -expanded editions- (Omnivore)

23: Keaton Henson-  Monument (Play It Again Sam)

23: Affect Display - Animal Drift Animal (Pirates Blend)

23: Andrew Weiss - Lookout Mountain

23: Devin Townsend - Order Of Magnitude – Empath Live Volume 1

23: Peter Katz City of Our Lives (Physical)- digital release Nov. 25

23: Kasbo- The Making of a Paracosm ( Foreign Family Collective/Counter Records)

23: Zones - Recursion 

23: David Quinn - Letting Go

23: Various artists: The Rocky Horror Picture Show- OST (limited-edition vinyl picture disc)  (Ode Records)

23: Ruel - Bright Lights, Red Eyes (RCA Records)

23: Leah Barley - Bring Out Your Dead

23: Chavez -  Gone Glimmering  2LP Expanded 25th Anniversary Edition   (Matador)

23: Rick Shea - Love & Desperation (Tres Pescadores Records)

23: girlfriends S/T  (Big Noise)

23:  Odario Good Morning Hunter

23: David Newberry - As Far Away As You Can Go Without Coming Back (JumpAttack! Records)

23: The Agency -  In the Haunted Woods  (Solarbear Records)

23: Various Artists - NOW That’s What I Call Music! R&B Christmas vinyl version

23: Bandler Ching - Sub Surface (Sdban Ultra)

23: Kurt Baker - After Party (Wicked Cool Records)

23: Bruce Springsteen’ and E Street Band-  Letter To You (Columbia Records)

23: Saul - Rise As Equals (Spinefarm Records)

23: Gary Beals - Bleed My Truth

23: Ruby Mack - Devil Told Me

23: Brad Brooks -  God Save The City 

23: The Flamingos Pink –Outtacontroller ( Label Étiquette)

23: Alastair Greene - The New World Blues (Whiskey Bayou Records)

23: Hammerfall -  Live! Against The World (Napalm Records)

23: Beastie Boys- Beastie Boys Music (Ume)

23: Hawksley Workman - Less Rage More Tears (Isadora) 

23: Henrik Lindstrand -Nordhem (One Little Independent Records)

23: Drive-By Truckers - Live From Austin, TX  vinyl (New West)

23: Various Artists -  New Orleans Mambo: Cuba to NOLA (Putumayo)

23: The Last Dinosaur- Wholeness (Phases Records)

23: Adrianne Lenker - Songs and Instrumentals (4AD)

23: The Fall - The Frenz Experiment Expanded edition (Beggars Banquet)

23: This is the Kit - Off Off On (Rough Trade)

23: Luke Combs - What You See Ain’t Always What You Get - deluxe (River House Artists/Columbia Nashville)

23. Flowers of Hell - Outlanders

23: Plants and Animals - The Jungle (Secret City Records)

23: Shemekia Copeland-  Uncivil War (Alligator)

23: Chamber  - Cost of Sacrifice (Pure Noise Records)

23:  Alright Alright - Crucible 

23:  PUP - This Place Sucks Ass ( Little Dipper Records / Universal Music Canada)

23: Doxas Brothers The Circle (Justin Time)

27: Matthew Cardinal - Asterisms (digital) 

29 Moths and Locusts Exoplanets

30: Brandi Disterheft - Surfboard(Justin Time)

30: Draconian -Under A Godless Veil (Napalm Records)

30: Lunchbox - After School Special  (Slumberland Records)

30: Rarelyalways - Baby Buffalo EP  (Innovative Leisure)

30: Meghan Trainor - A Very Trainor Christmas (Epic Records)

30: Jimmie Vaughan - The Pleasure’s All Mine — The Complete Blues, Ballads and Favorites Collection  ( Last Music Co)

30: Visions Of Atlantis -  A Symphonic Journey To Remember! (Napalm Records)

30: Population II  - À la Ô Terre (Castle Face Records)

30: Okkervil River -A Dream In The Dark: Two Decades Of Okkervil River Live 4xLP Set

30: The Heshoo Beshoo Group - Armitage Road (We Are Busy Bodies)

30: Black Foxxes - S/T  (Search & Destroy/Spinefarm/UMG)

30: Depeche Mode- Songs Of Faith and Devotion: The 12-inch Singles(Rhino)

30: Stevie Nicks -24 Karat Gold Live  (BMG)

30: Niva - S/T (REVE MUSIC / Believe Digital)

30: Graber Gryass -  Late Bloom

30: Oneohtrix Point Never - Magic (Warp Records)

30:  Harry Shearer - The Many Moods of Donald Trump

30: Joni Mitchell - Archives Vol. 1: The Early Years (1963-1967)  5-CD And Digital Collection (Warner)

30:  Elvis Costello - Hey Clockface (Concord Records)

30: Zach Zoya Spectrum (UMC)

30: Suzzy Roche & Lucy Wainwright - I Can Still Hear You

30: The OBGMs - The Ends (Black Box)

30: Camelphat - Dark Matter (RCA UK)

30: Potatohead People  -Mellow Fantasy 

30: Stephen Becker - Nothing Sun Under the New EP (NNA Tapes)

30: Tangerine Dream: Pilots of Purple Twilight - The Virgin recordings 1980 – 1983  a 10 x CD box set

30: SUUNS  - Fiction  (Secret City)

30: Dylan Baldi &  Jayson Gerycz - Commodore Perry Service Plaza (American Dreams Records)

30: Chamomile and Whiskey - Red Clay Heart 

30: Smokescreens - A Strange Dream (Slumberland)

30: Terry Uyarak - Nunarjua Isulinginniani, (Aakuluk Music)

30: EELS  - Earth to Dora (E Works / [PIAS])

30: Jim White - Misfit’s Jubilee ( Fluff & Gravy Records)

30: Cam -The Otherside (Triple Tigers/RCA Records)

30: Nailbiter -  Brace  (Hand Drawn Dracula)

30:  David Garfield - Holidays Outside The Box (Creatchy Records)

30: Leon - Apart (BMG)

30: Nora Jean Wallace - Blueswoman (Severn Records)

30: Andrew Bird - Hark!, (Loma Vista Recordings)

30: Austin Lucas - Alive In The Hot Zone!  (Cornelius Chapel Records)

30: Creature Comfort - Home Team

30: Atmosphere - The Day Before Halloween

30: Van Duren -Are You Serious? and Idiot Optimism (Omnivore)

30: GWAR - Scumdogs of the Universe - reissue

30: Evildead - United $tate$ Of Anarchy (SPV/Steamhammer)

30: Tangerine Dream - Pilots of Purple Twilight - The Virgin recordings 1980 – 1983, a 10 CD box set (UMC)

30: Sloane - Too Young To Be Lonely (Atoned Music)

30: Like a Motorcycle - Dead Broke  (Known Accomplice)

31: Riell - Paradise 

31: RJ Thompson  Lifeline (Sonnet)

November

1: Paul Alexander - Hell Yeah

4: Lee Ritenour - Dreamcatcher  (The Players Club)

6: Kylie Minogue - DISCO (BMG) 

6: Elvis Costello -The Complete Armed Forces  (UMe)

6: Wilco - Summerteeth Deluxe edition (Warner Music Canada)

6: John Lee Hooker - Live at Montreux 1983 & 1990 (The John Lee Hooker Estate/ Eagle Rock Entertainment)

6:  Christo Graham  -Turnin’  (We Are Busy Bodies)

6: Larry Keel - American Dream

6:  Krust - The Edge Of Everything (Crosstown Rebels)

6: LAL -Meteors Could Come Down (Coax Records.

6: Trance Wax - S/T  (Anjunabeats)

6: Andrea RankinTides

6: Whitesnake - Love Songs (Rhino)

6: Nitesoil - Abusement Park

6: Donovan Woods - Without People

6: Scarlet Pines -A Life in Flow

6: Rooks- The High Road

6: Eclipse - Viva La VicTOURia

6: Orianthi - O (Frontiers Music Srl)

6: Michael Schatte - Conundrum

6: Gianna Lauren -Vanity Metrics (Forward Music Group)

6: Eternal Idol - Renaissance (Frontiers Music Srl)

6: Seamus Fogarty - A Bag Of Eyes  (Domino)

6: Neil Young - Return To Greendale - live album and concert film (Reprise)

6: The Casket Lottery - Short Songs For End Times (Wiretap Records/Big Scary Monsters)

6:  Birdy - Piano Sketches (Atlantic Records)

6: Kit Grill - Ride (Primary Colours)

6: British Sea Power  - Open Season (15th Anniversary Expanded Edition)   (Rough Trade)

6: Reb Beach - A View From The Inside  (Frontiers Music Srl.)

7: Keep Shelly In Athens - Defy Me 

13: Phoria - Caught a Black Rabbit ( Akira Records)

13: Neon Dreams -The Happiness of Tomorrow (Warner)

13: Bob Marley -Uprising Live, (Eagle Records)

13: AC/DC-   POWER UP (Sony)

13: Various Artists - Jingle Jangle- A Christmas Journey - OST (Atlantic)

13: Buck Owens - A Merry ‘Hee Haw’ Christmas (Omnivore Recordings)

13: Jules Shear - Slower 

13  The Bats - Foothills (Flying Nun)

13: The Staple Singers -Come Go With Me: The Stax Collection (Craft Recordings)

13: Katy J Pearson - Return (Heavenly Recordings)

13: Henriette Sennenvaldt -  Something Wonderful (Paper Bag)

13: Madisyn Whajne - Save Our Hearts

13: Ekelle -Hood Pop

13: Molly Parden -Rosemary

13: Brian Eno - Film Music 1976 – 2020 (vinyl out Jan. 22) (UMC)

13: Boundaries - Your Receding Warmth (Unbeaten Records)

13: Seether -Disclaimer II, Karma And Effect, and Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces (vinyl) (Craft Recordings)

13: Heinali - Madrigals

13: Andrea Bocelli Believe (Sugar/Decca Records)

13: Neon Dreams -The Happiness of Tomorrow (Warner)

13: Yukon Blonde - Vindicator  (Dine Alone)

13: Homecamp - Did We Return As Something Else (Wiretap Records)

13: Slim Loris- When Life Interferes

18: Patient Hands - There Are No Graves Here

20: Jimi Hendrix - Live In Maui 

20:  The War on Drugs - LIVE DRUGS (High Quality Records)

20: The Maguas -  One Of Us Is Lying

20: Tortured Soul – Remixes Japan Edition (Slammin' Media)

20: Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar - The Reckless One (Gypsy Soul Records)

20: Badge Époque Ensemble - Self Help (Telephone Explosion Records)

20: Elvis Presley - From Elvis In Nashville - 4 CD/digital collection (RCA/Legacy Recordings)

20: Dave Alvin· - From an Old Guitar: Rare and Unreleased Recordings (Yep Roc Records)

20: Partner - Never Give Up ( You've Changed Records)

20: Josh Groban - Harmony (Reprise Records)

20: Bearings -Hello, It's You (Pure Noise Records)

20: Seahaven - Halo of Hurt (Pure Noise)

20: BTS  -BE (Deluxe Edition), ( Big Hit Entertainment)

20: Blinker The Star - Juvenile Universe 

20: John Fogerty - Fogerty's Factory  Vinyl released 15th January 2021

20: Mike Edel - En Masse (Pennant)

20: Amy Winehouse - 12×7: The Singles Collection - box set (Island/Ume)

20: Tim Minchin- Apart Together (BMG)

20: Soft Kill - Dead Kids, R.I.P. City

20: Boys Of Fall - Distance (InVogue Records)

20: Pink Floyd - Delicate Sound Of Thunder on Blu-ray, DVD, 2-CD, 3-disc vinyl and deluxe 4-disc edition (Sony Music)

24: Record Thieves - Wasting Time (Thousand Islands Records)

27: Eleine - Dancing In Hell (Black Lodge Records)

27: Jenn Grant  - Forever On Christmas Eve

27: The Smashing Pumpkins CYR (Sumerian Records) 

27: Gary Barlow - Music Played By Humans

27: Melanie Peterson - We Got This

27;  Billie Joe Armstrong No Fun Mondays  (Reprise/Warner Records)

27: Winston 'Mankunku' Ngozi-  Yakhal'Inkomo (We Are Busy Bodies)

27: Matthew Cardinal - Asterisms  (Arts & Crafts)

27: Chairmen of The BoardsSurfin' The Apocalypse 

27: Lady Buds-  From the Cities, To the Shores (Glasstone Records)

27: Tim Burgess - Ascent Of The Ascended  (Bella Union)

27: Al Qahwa Ensemble African Routes 

27- Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band - Straight To You: Live  (Provogue)

27: Meg Warren - A Thousand Ways

27: Electric Hydra - S/T  (Tee Pee Records/Majestic Mountain Records)

December

4: Lee Paradise - The Fink (Telephone Explosion)

4: Joan of Arc -Tim Melina Theo Bobby

4: The White Stripes - Greatest Hits (Third Man Records/Columbia Records)

4: Shawn MendesWonder (UMC)

4: Amy Winehouse - The Collection, a 5 CD set (Island/UMe)

4:  Sculptor - Untold Secrets (Frontiers Music Srl )

4: Red City Radio - Paradise (Pure Noise Records)

11: The Kills – Little Bastards (Domino)

January

1: The Dirty NilFuck Art (Dine Alone Records)

13: PETRICFlashbacks

15: Royal Wood - Live At Massey Hall

22: Lonely The Brave - The Hope List 

22: The Dead Daisies  - Holy Ground 

22: Palberta -  Palberta5000 (Wharf Cat Records)

22: Moon Taxi - Silver Dream

22: Bicep  Isles ( Ninja Tune)

29: Puma Blue  - In Praise of Shadows (Blue Flowers)

29: Goat Girl  - On All Fours  (Rough Trade)

February

5: Nobody's Girl - S/T ( Lucky Hound Music)

12: The Deathray Davies - Time Well Wasted  (We Know Better Records)

19: Wild Pink - A Billion Little Lights (Royal Mountain Records)

26: Roosevelt - Polydans (City Slang / Greco-Roman)

26: LeahyGood Water

Canadian artists marked in red

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