New Release Day

New music this week includes a couple of nice gift ideas—Laura Veirs has an awfully pretty little CD of lullabies called Tumble Bee and methinks it would be a great gift for a new parent. Or m... more

Nov 8, 2011 12:00 AM Culture

It's November shoppers, start your engines. This week's releases include the never-released Beach Boys record, Smile, available as two CDs... more

Nov 1, 2011 12:00 AM Culture

It's been seven years since he's released a CD and today is the day: Tom Waits is back with Bad As Me, and as I sit here and listen to his trademark growl, I can say that, thus far, it seems to cull from... more

Oct 25, 2011 12:00 AM Culture

Top news on the new-release front is that local Rob Crow (Pinback, Heavy Vegetable, Physics, Thingy, Optigonally Yours, and the podcast, Rob Crow's Incongruous Show) has a new solo C... more

Oct 19, 2011 12:00 AM Culture

This week is a big one for music, and it will continue to be so as we approach the holiday season. Ryan Adams new CD Ashes & Fire comes out, his first since h... more

Oct 10, 2011 12:00 AM Culture

I don't write about music.Nor do I write about movies. And who would pay me to write about books? Nobody.But I do write about shopping, and Tuesdays are for new releases, so let's take a look at what comes out in the ... more

Oct 4, 2011 12:00 AM Culture

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