Backstreet Boy Howie D presents his debut family album, a collection of songs that offer musical reflections of his own childhood, as a young Howie D overcomes his insecurities to discover his true self. -Midwest Tape
From the beating heart of the capital city Bamako to the rich musical soils of Niafunké, Mali has become synonymous with the raw desert blues sound. Featuring the likes of the legendary Tuareg band Tartit as well as Songhai bluesman Samba Touré, this Rough Guide also includes tracks by other unsung heroes, all of whom share the same goal of preserving a culture under serious threat. -Midwest Tape
After seven years, Keane are back with a new studio album. Features the single The Way I Feel. -Midwest Tape
Along with a new score by Hans Zimmer, the soundtrack to the 2019 version of The Lion King features new versions of songs like Can You Feel the Love Tonight, which is performed by Beyonce and Donald Glover.
Aaron Watson begins a bright new era in his career while taking listeners on an epic aural adventure. From the foot-stomping lead single Kiss That Girl Goodbye to soulful love songs, this is country music with a touch of western nostalgia.
Rock n' roll royalty Joe Perry, Hollywood superstar Johnny Depp, and shock rock icon Alice Cooper join forces once again for the unmissable rock album of 2019, the supergroup's second disc together.
The Chris Robinson Brotherhood's brand new album bursts into the clear blue air with the funky upper atmosphere bubbling of vintage keyboards and driving rhythm. A gateway swings wide open to a universe that the band has been tirelessly constructing for eight years through extraordinary musicianship, endless touring and a roving, seemingly bottomless wizard's chest of sonic magic. The CRB's eighth studio effort since forming in 2008-spread out over six full-length albums and two Eps.
Bill Callahan is back from the pasture with a flock of new tunes for the first time in six years. His roving humanism, looking forward and back at the mythos of everyday life with a hypnotic mixture of wry detachment and deep soul.
Walt Disney Records sweeps you off your feet to experience the magic of Disney music like no other. This beautiful book-bound two-disc collectible set features the lush music score from the film, never-before-released songs and demos, plus three bonus tracks of studio recordings by Tutti Camarata.This piece includes newly illustrated artwork by Lorelay Bove.
They might have an illustrious history, but this release reminds listeners that the B.B. King Blues Band is a lineup moving forward, writing a love letter to their fallen leader while staking their own claim in the modern era.
The life and career of Tina Turner come to the stage in a musical that features many of her most iconic songs, including What's Love Got to Do with It; The Best; and Proud Mary.
Radiohead's Thom Yorke follows up his work on the Suspiria soundtrack with a new solo album, which sees him working with frequent producer and collaborator Nigel Godrich.
Hot Chip's electrifying seventh album is the group's definitive release, crystallizing the sound they've become celebrated for; bridging euphoria and melancholy with colorful melodies, idiosyncratic vocalizations, and pounding electric pop rhythms. This invigorating and essential new chapter in the band's career is a celebration of joy, but recognizes the struggle it can take to get to the point of happiness.
Packed from beginning to end with up-tempo, hard rock gems that show Courtney Love's strength and direction as a songwriter. Co-writing several tracks on Celebrity Skin is Smashing Pumpkins front man Billy Corgan.
Baroness is back with a new album that marks the recording debut of new guitarist Gina Gleason. They continue to explore new territory on tracks like Borderlines and Seasons.
Former frontman of Oasis releases his second solo album. -Midwest Tape
Two-time Grammy-nominated band, The Lumineers, are back with their third album, a cinematic piece presented as a narrative in three chapters, with each one centering on one main character. Decidedly darker than their previous work in concept, but replete with their trademark expressive vocals and dynamic arrangements, it boldly and expertly goes in an artistic direction not yet traveled by the band. -Midwest Tape
Pixies have been acclaimed as the most influential band of the late '80s alt/rock movement, having blazed the trail for artists from Nirvana to Radiohead. Visceral, musically cinematic, otherworldly but strangely familiar and a bit unsettling, welcome to Pixies' studio album, where tales of witches, Daniel Boone, misfits, and other characters fit utterly into the band's inherent weirdness. Boasting twelve new songs, the album released via the group's new record label, Infectious/BMG. -Midwest Tape
Over the course of nine full-length releases, Korn has sold in excess of 30 million albums and played countless sold-out shows worldwide. Despite all their massive success and accolades, Korn hasn't lost hold of the savage, raw energy that made them such a crucial band for diehard rock and metal fans. Korn is one of the preeminent voices of this generation. -Midwest Tape
Brimming with imagination, energy, and genre-smashing scope, Fitz & The Tantrums defied the odds to become an indisputable phenomenon, a chart-topping, show-stopping modern pop combo unlike any other. -Midwest Tape
Since breaking through to contemporary urban jazz stardom in the early 2000s, Nick Colionne has been one of the genre's most dynamic and tireless live performers, headlining hundreds of shows and alternately seducing and energizing fans across the U.S. and around the world with his sizzling blend of jazz, R&B, funk, blues and soulful, seductive vocals. -Midwest Tape
2018 release. Superstar keyboardist, writer, producer Jeff Lorber is renowned as a pioneer in the jazz-fusion movement. Scoring #1 radio hits with Jeff Lorber Fusion and as a founding member of smooth jazz super-group Jazz Funk Soul, Lorber performs constantly before his dedicated fans from coast to coast!! Highlights include the spirited and funky Highline, the soulful Arda and more Lorber originals. -Amazon.com
Aided and accompanied by a variety of songwriters, performers and friends, Zonjic tips his hat to his adopted city on, Doin' The D.The album features guest appearances by saxophonist Kenny G, trumpeter Rick Braun, Special EFX guitarist Chieli Minucci, vocalist Maysa Leak and many others. In addition to the many new faces, longtime collaborators Jeff Lorber and Bob James make substantial contributions to Doin' The D. -Amazon.com
Get ready to blast these tunes loud enough to scare off your death eater aunt! -Artist web site
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and E Street Band member Nils Lofgren returns with a vengeance with his first new studio album since 2011. From searing rock tracks to tender ballads, each composition takes listeners along on a sonic journey with one of rock's most respected players, displaying Lofgren's incredible guitar and songwriting talents. -Midwest Tape
Grammy-nominated rock band Sum 41 is back with their seventh studio album, which was written, produced, mixed, and engineered by frontman Deryck Whibley. The ten-track album is a burst of uninhibited feeling, a page out of his journal, a window into his soul that reflects on personal events.
A native of Sarajevo, Goran Bregovic's latest album is inspired by the history of that city. He brought in a full symphony to work on instrumental pieces and worked with vocalists including Asaf Avidan, Bebe, and Rachid Taha.
Three-time Grammy nominees Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could release their tenth studio album, a music-filled place where individuality is celebrated and kindness wins the day. Inspired by and written with students, teachers, and families and enriched by a handful of classic pop songs that underscore the message, Rymer's vibrant and colorful album is his most ambitious yet, a collection of twelve new songs full of hope for the future.
Tycho is the Grammy-nominated electronic music project led by Scott Hansen as primary composer, songwriter, and producer. The highly anticipated release of Tycho's fifth studio album is an exciting progression from his previous output, with most of the new tracks being vocal led, while still retaining the signature sound.
ABBA won fans all over the world with their infectious songs and signature vocal harmonies. From Dancing Queen to Mamma Mia, this collection features nineteen of the band's biggest hits on one CD.
XO Records/Republic Records signee Nav's album has debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and is the number one streaming album with 80 million streams first week in the US and 155 million streams worldwide to date making it one of the biggest Hip Hop debuts of the year. It also debuted number one on Apple Music and number one on the iTunes Hip Hop chart.
A combination of contemporary sounds and science fiction nostalgia fill the Tony Award-nominated musical about what some will do for popularity, no matter what the cost.
Two Door Cinema Club's highly anticipated fourth album finds the three-piece gloriously unshackled and creatively at the peak of their game across ten tracks. They wryly scan and satirizes the social and environmental woes of 2019 through the prism of wonderfully off-kilter pop, simultaneously borrowing from and warping elements of future pop, disco, rock, funk, and soul. Recorded in sessions between London and LA, this LP takes the familiar and twists it, to startling and stimulating effect.
As the title implies, the album is a visceral shot of new flavor from Ty Segall. The follow-up to last January's extroverted Freedom's Goblin, the cross-fertilizes Ty's antisocial side (think: Emotional Mugger) with the wide-ranging humanism of Manipulator and the pop zazz of the aforementioned Goblin. This means an immaculate sequence of sides with Ty playing multiple parts with and without contributions from the Freedom Band.
Blending rock and rap together gave the Beastie Boys the first number one album in hip-hop history.
Tony Award Productions and Broadway Records join forces to release the 2019 Tony Award Season compilation album. Every Broadway musical from the 2018-2019 season, including the 2019 Tony-nominated musicals, are included. A portion of the proceeds from the album will go to the American Theatre Wing and Broadway League's arts educations initiatives. The cover art features a specially commissioned Tony season illustration by Justin 'Squigs' Robertson.
Robert Randolph and the Family Band present their new album via Mascot Label Group/Provogue Records. It is the follow-up to the Grammy-nominated Got Soul, and may be Robert Randolph and the Family Band's best, most diverse album yet. -Midwest Tape
Forever Turned Around came together over several sessions across the country. Though Julien Ehrlich is Whitney's lead singing drummer while Max Kakacek is the lead guitarist, when writing, both transcend their roles to piece together each offering lyrically and compositionally. -Amazon.com
Buddy and Judy Miller release their first new album together in nearly ten years. It is a first rate showcase of Julie's finely crafted lyrics and Buddy's unfussy production style. -Midwest Tape
After twenty-five years of legendary collaboration, rock'n'roll giants Carrie Brownstein, Corin Tucker, and Janet Weiss rise to meet the moment by digging deeper and sounding bigger than ever. -Midwest Tape
Country music icon Tanya Tucker returns with her first album of all new music in seventeen years, produced by Brandi Carlile and Shooter Jennings. -Midwest Tape
Inspired by '60s melodic rock and contemporaries like Cass Mccombs and Brian Jonestown Massacre, this group drenches their straightforward earthly pop tunes in ethereal drones and tape flutter. -Midwest Tape
Harry and the Potters are the first wizard rock band. They play songs exclusively about the Harry Potter books. The band consists of brothers Joe and Paul DeGeorge. Since 2002, Harry and the Potters have performed over 800 shows in libraries, rock clubs, art spaces, bookstores, basements, and all ages' venues all over the world. In 2019, they release their first full-length album in over a decade, and will embark on an extensive 90-day tour of libraries across the United States. -Midwest Tape
With his second gospel themed album, Ralph Stanley II creates a musical remembrance to his late father, the legendary Ralph Stanley.
The third season of the hit Netflix series comes with a soundtrack featuring classic tracks from the 1980s from artists like Weird Al Yankovic, Wham!, Madonna, the Cars, and more.
Along with his longtime touring band, Peter Frampton performs a selection of his favorite blues classics including Georgia on My Mind; You Can't Judge a Book by the Cover; and The Thrill Is Gone.
K-pop septet whose sensitive ballads and dance anthems made them a hit in the U.S. Includes one CD Album; one photobook; one double sided photo card; one game coupon; one lenticular, and one limited poster.
Led by Devon Allman, son of founding Allman Brothers Band keyboardist and singer, Gregg Allman, and Duane Betts, son of founding Allman Brothers Band guitarist and singer, Dickey Betts, the album was recorded at the famed Muscle Shoals Sound Studios with producer Matt Ross-Spang.
The illuminating new documentary film directed by Andrew Slater explores the beginnings of the Laurel Canyon music scene through the stories of those who lived it, and the artists who carry its influence to this day. The soundtrack celebrates the music of that era, and features new studio recordings of timeless songs by the Byrds, the Mamas & the Papas, and more, as interpreted by artists from the film including Jakob Dylan, Fiona Apple, Beck, and more.
Sugar Ray returns with its first album in ten years which features tracks What The World Needs; Make it Easy; California Gold, and Highest Tree.
NF's fourth full-length album will release on July 26. Produced by Tommee Profitt, the album features hip-hop, pop, and cinematic elements, of which are evident in tracks. The album follows the 2017 release, Perception, which took the industry by surprise when fans propelled it to number one on the Billboard 200 upon release. -Midwest Tape
Taylor Swift opens the door to a colorful new world with the follow-up to 2017's Reputation. Her new album includes the singles Me with Panic at the Disco's Brandon Urie and You Need to Calm Down. -Midwest Tape
Maintaining strong indie credibility, this platinum-selling Milwaukee bred alt-rock trio has been called the 'original unplugged band.' Their thirteenth album features tracks with Stefan Janoski and Tom Verlaine.
The album collects the most beautiful sacred music recorded and dedicated to Notre-Dame, and featuring some of Decca and Deutsche Grammophon's greatest classical artists: Olivier Latry (Organist at Notre-Dame), Cecilia Bartoli, Jessye Norman, Roberto Alagna, Pierre Cochereau, Herbert von Karajan, and many more.
Jamie Cullum releases the follow-up to his Interlude album. Features the singles Drink and The Age of Anxiety.
Collective Soul celebrates their 25th anniversary as one of rock's most influential bands. From their humble beginnings in Stockbridge, GA to the heights of playing to sold-out audiences all over the world. The band's new album is the culmination of a quarter-century of assessing not only where they've come from, but also where they're going.
Soundtrack for the third Descendents television movie features thirteen tracks performed by the cast. -Midwest Tape
Vince Gill's latest release includes twelve tracks featuring When My Amy Prays, A World Without Haggard, and The Price of Regret. -Midwest Tape
Sheryl Crow returns with her first album since 2017's Be Myself. -Midwest Tape
Yola's arresting vocals captivate with sincere tales of heartache and loves lost, forgotten, and broken. A traditional sonic tapestry of orchestral strings, fiddle, steel, and shimmering tremolo guitars.
In the film Yesterday, a global blackout has wiped the Beatles from history. Only Jack, a struggling singer-songwriter, remembers. The soundtrack features performances of Beatles classics by the film's star, Himesh Patel.
The charismatic young singer-songwriter from Malaysia has become the first artist from her homeland to conquer the American market. There's an effortless universal appeal to her organic blend of contemporary pop, acoustic folk, and soulful R&B. Her personally charged songs are deeply felt yet melodically irresistible, combining her engaging voice and expressive songcraft with imaginative production. She gets compared to the likes of Feist, Adele, and Norah Jones. -Midwest Tape
The Gaither Vocal Band continue their legacy of unparalleled harmonies and timeless messages with this new studio recording. They put their signature twist on gospel classics while offering new gems including Jesus Is Everywhere and the inspiring ballad This Is the Place. -Midwest Tape
Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter Kurt Carr releases his first new album in five years. Along with the title track, the album includes collaborations with B. Slade, Travis Taylor, and Tiya Askia. -Midwest Tape
Since Skillet last hit the studio for 2006's breakthrough project Comatose, the group's toured with the likes of Breaking Benjamin, Three Days Grace, Seether and Flyleaf, followed by a solo headlining ranking within Pollstar's Concert Pulse Top 50 Tours for 2008. The foursome's overwhelmingly satisfied with the entire sonic and accolades, the Grammy-nominated modern rockers are rapidly approaching gold sales status, backed by both public adoration and critical praise. -Midwest Tape
Ed Sheeran follows up his chart-topping, Grammy Award-winning album Divide with a project that features collaborations with superstars including Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber, and PnB Rock. Includes the single I Don't Care. -Midwest Tape
Slipknot stands out as one of history's most impactful and culturally significant hard rock entities. Since first landing in 1999, the group has garnered eleven platinum, and 38 gold record certifications worldwide with its 2008 offering All Hope Is Gone debuting at number one in seven countries, including the U.S. They earned a Grammy Award for Best Metal Performance as well as launching their own international festival experience KNOTFEST. -Midwest Tape
A time of scarcity and fear, a love that knows no bounds, an authoritarian leader who promises security and freedom, an artist who challenges the status quo; this is the premise of Hadestown. In Anaïs Mitchell's imaginative rendering, brought to vibrant life by director Rachel Chavkin and an extraordinary company of actors and musicians, witness love that never dies. -Midwest Tape
Based on the acclaimed novel by Ned Vizzini, this acclaimed musical features two of the exciting voices in musical theatre, Joe Iconis and Joe Tracz. It is a hilarious, honest, and invigorating look at the lengths one will go to get the girl. -Midwest Tape
The last twelve months have seen Fontaines D.C. release four hotly received double A-side singles, all of which were named as singles of the week by Rough Trade, and garnered early support from the likes of KEXP, Steve Lamacq and others on BBC Six Music, as well as earning feature space from every major Irish and UK publication. Now the Dublin band return with their debut record. -Midwest Tape
It has been ten years since the Jonas Brothers have released new music. The long wait for fans came to an end when the brothers released the chart-topping track Sucker, which is featured on their new album. -Midwest Tape
Dorothy Michaels is the biggest sensation to hit Broadway in years. She's talented, outspoken, and an inspiration to everyone around her. In fact, she's too good to be true. Because squeezed into Dorothy's sensible pumps is actually Michael Dorsey, an out-of-work actor willing to do anything for a job, even if it means playing way against type. Now, as audiences fall for Dorothy, he's learning that the hardest part of show business isn't getting to the top; it's keeping up the act. -Midwest Tape
Over 75 years after Rodgers & Hammerstein reinvented the American musical, this is OKLAHOMA! as it has never been seen or heard before. Stripped down to reveal the darker psychological truths at its core, Daniel Fish's production tells a story of a community circling its wagons against an outsider, and the violence of the frontier that shaped America. Upending the sunny romance of a farmer and a cowpoke, this production allows the classic musical and our country to be seen in a whole new light. -Midwest Tape
The new album recorded following an intensely personal journey of self-doubt and self-discovery. This album marks a brand new chapter and with it a bold, confident, fearless, and unique sound. It's an extraordinary album indicative of an artist emerging, challenging and compelling. -Midwest Tape