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Utopia / Romeo Santos.

Utopia /  Romeo Santos.
Romeo Santos, one of the biggest stars in Latin music, releases his fourth solo studio album. The first single, Inmortal, made headlines. It features a reunion of the group Aventura, which he was a member of.


In League With Dragons / Mountain Goats.

The Mountain Goats have been making music together as a quartet for several years. Their songs often seek out dark lairs within which terrible monsters dwell, but their mission is to retrieve the treasure from the dark lair and persuade the terrible monsters inside to seek out the path of redemption. What's so terrible about monsters, anyway? The Mountain Goats have been pursuing this question since 1991. They will never leave off this quest until every option has been exhausted.


Nothing to Do Town / Dylan Scott.

Nothing to Do Town /  Dylan Scott.
A Louisiana native with a lifelong passion for Country music, Dylan Scott is the total package; a powerful singer with a deep, resonating drawl; an old-soul songwriter with a young spirit; a heartthrob with an easy smile; and a dreamer who followed his father's footsteps to Nashville.


Office Hours / Jack Forman.

Office Hours /  Jack Forman.
Jack Forman returns with the follow-up to his acclaimed Amazon Originals Songs from the Monkey House debut album with this hysterically kid-driven collection of songs for current (and former) kids. From diving into Super Mario Three to a pet cat who eats everything except for Pop Tarts, these twelve songs take listeners to a whirlwind of laugh-out-loud funny destinations. The album permeates with a bouncy, slightly caffeinated energy that may just wear out the remaining CD players.


Opus / Marc Anthony.

Opus /  Marc Anthony.
A rhythmic drive that draws on contemporary and legacy styles from Cuba and Puerto Rico, with touches of Colombia, Jamaica, Spain, jazz, gospel, and more, to create a pan-hemispheric pop style that sounds natural in any country of the Americas.


Rammstein / Rammstein.

Rammstein /  Rammstein.
One of Germany's biggest rock acts, Rammstein has consistently pushed the envelope. They announced the arrival of their album, their first new release since 2009, with the single Deutschland.


Reward / Cate Le Bon.

Reward /  Cate Le Bon.
On a mountainside in Cumbria is where Cate Le Bon began working on her fifth studio album. Her year living alone in the Lake District gave way to this ten-track album.


Rough Guide to World Music for Children.

From infectious African rhythms and Latin grooves to far-flung gems from Indian and Chinese cultures, this is an album guaranteed to broaden a child's musical horizons.


The Snakedoctor Circus / Billy Ray Cyrus.

The Snakedoctor Circus /  Billy Ray Cyrus.
It has been almost three years since this multimedia entertainment icon has released a studio album. The album contains the first single release, Goddess of Democracy.


Struck.

Struck.
The album is the original soundtrack for the musical Struck. The pop/rock score by Rich Morel stars Tony Award winner Alan Cumming. Struck is the story of a fading rock star who discovers that getting hit by lightning will bring back his past glory. It is a world premiere concept recording of an exciting new musical, which also features Jesse Clasen, Betsy Wright, Martina Topley-Bird and Jason Barnes.


Beware of the Dogs / Stella Donnelly.

Beware of the Dogs /  Stella Donnelly.
Delivered entirely with a sarcastic wink and a full heart, the album proves across thirteen life-affirming songs the power in sticking up for yourself, your friends, and what's right. The album showcases an artist totally in command of her voice, able to wield her inviting charm and razor-sharp wit into authentically raw songs. It's a resounding statement of purpose in recent memory, and most importantly, it's a portrait of Donnelly taking charge.


Cher Show.

Cher Show.


Cracked Rear View / Hootie & The Blowfish.

Cracked Rear View /  Hootie & The Blowfish.
A monumental record that is currently the tenth bestselling album of all time in the US, certified 21 times platinum by the RIAA since its 1994 debut, as well as the bestselling debut album of all time. This expanded edition is packed with rare recordings, including early versions of many of their biggest hits recorded in 1990 and 1991 and only available previously on cassettes sold at their live shows; the band's five-song 1992 Kootchypop EP; and other unreleased and rare studio tracks.


Fever Breaks / Josh Ritter.

Fever Breaks /  Josh Ritter.
The tenth studio album from acclaimed singer-songwriter Josh Ritter was produced by Jason Isbell and recorded at Nashville's historic RCA Studio A. It also includes the single Old Black Magic.


Fishing for Fishies / King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard.

A blues-infused blast of sonic boogie that struts and shimmies through several moods and terrains.


Front Porch / Joy Williams.

Front Porch /  Joy Williams.
Formerly one-half of the Grammy Award-winning duo the Civil Wars, Joy Williams releases a new album that represents a new chapter in her career. It is produced by Kenneth Pattengale of the Milk Carton Kids.


Hellbent / Randy Rogers Band.

Hellbent /  Randy Rogers Band.
The Texas-based band recorded their eleven-track album at Nashville's historic RCA Studio A with Grammy-winning producer Dave Cobb. The album contains tracks such as Drinking Money; Anchors Away; Comal County; and more.


Human / Dodie.

The third album from 23 year old singer-songwriter Dodie from Epping, Essex who is arguably the most successful DIY artist of recent times, having built herself a considerable fan base since she began uploading music from her bedroom at age sixteen.


Avengers: Endgame Score / Alan Silvestri.

Avengers: Endgame Score /  Alan Silvestri.


Aladdin Soundtrack

Part of the Disney Music series. The soundtrack to the thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of the Disney animated classic puts an updated spin on some of the original film's most beloved musical moments. -Midwest Tape


Father of Asahd (Edited)



Happiness Begins

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


Tootsie Original Broadway Cast Recording

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


Oklahoma! 2019 Broadway Cast Recording

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


Let's Rock

The long-awaited ninth studio album from the Black Keys is a return to the straightforward rock of singer/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney's early days as a band. It also includes the single Lo/Hi. -Midwest Tape


Real Life

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


Originals

Several of the iconic songs found on the album were considerable hits for the artists who recorded them. It pulls back the curtain to reveal the origins of these familiar songs, in addition to deeper album cuts, and also features Prince's majestic original 1984 version of Nothing Compares 2 U. -Midwest Tape


Late Night Feelings (Edited)

Mark Ronson's last studio album, 2015's Uptown Special, brought with it the global smash Uptown Funk with Bruno Mars. The superstar producer is offering up another collection that includes collaborations with Miley Cyrus, Alicia Keys, and more. -Midwest Tape


Doom Days

Bastille releases their highly anticipated third album that consists of eleven tracks and features the previously released Quarter Past Midnight with new single Joy. -Midwest Tape


Black Pumas



Golden Classics

Don's placid piano stylings built him a following during the early '60s, and this 18-track collection of Cadence recordings still goes down smooth today! Includes Water Boy; Drown in My Own Tears; Freedom; Amen; At Last; Just a Thrill; Old Man River; Georgia; Margie , and more. -Amazon.com


Ride Me Back Home

Willie Nelson returns with another incredible addition to his legendary catalog. Once again working with longtime producer Buddy Cannon, Nelson's latest sits beside 2017's God's Problem Child and 2018's Last Man Standing as a trilogy of superior songcraft exploring ideas of mortality with wisdom, empathy, and a winking love of life. Backed by an amazing band of Nashville gunslingers, this album finds Willie Nelson making some of the most inspired work of his career. -Midwest Tape


Kind Heaven

Perry Farrell, frontman for Jane's Addiction and the driving force behind Lollapallooza, release his first solo album since 2001. It features the single Pirate Punk Politician. -Midwest Tape


Pavarotti: Music from the Motion Picture

From the filmmaking team behind the highly-acclaimed documentary The Beatles: Eight Days A Week - The Touring Years, comes a riveting film that lifts the curtain on the icon who brought opera to the people. This features some of Pavarotti's greatest performances. -Midwest Tape


More Hot Rocks / Rolling Stones.

More Hot Rocks /  Rolling Stones.
With Hot Rocks covering the major hits from the Stone's first decade that continue a streak to the day, the second edition provides more as it focuses on the somewhat smaller hits, better known album tracks, and a list of rarities that hadn't yet been available in the U.S. upon release in 1972.


Nothing Happens / Wallows.

Nothing Happens /  Wallows.
Recorded at Los Angeles' Sargent Studios, the album sees Wallows reunited with Grammy award-winning producer John Congleton and captures the band's journey towards adulthood through eleven intimate, introspective tracks.


The Promise / Will Downing.

The Promise /  Will Downing.
The first gospel album from Will Downing. It is the crowning achievement of an amazing career, a lifelong dream fulfilled. Widely known as the Prince of Sophisticated Soul, Will Downing is an icon in both the R&B and jazz worlds. Having sold more than four million albums in his brilliant 30-year career, Will is now poised to add the gospel audience to his legions of dedicated fans.


Punk / Chai.

Punk /  Chai.
Chai is an adventure where all things are pink, a sound that fuses the likes of Basement Jaxx, CSS, and Tom Tom Club, with lyrics catered to self-empowerment and re-defining kawaii ('cute'), and indescribably fun visuals.


Relax and be Happy / Bari Koral.

Relax and be Happy /  Bari Koral.
A new mindfulness CD that is intended to help bring instant relaxation to many young children and the adults who care for them. The stories follow mindfulness principles such as acceptance, gratitude, kindness, and compassion.


Disneyland - The Legacy Collection.

Disneyland - The Legacy Collection.
As Walt Disney's original theme park celebrates sixty years, this collection showcases music from various attractions in the park's history, including Disney's California Adventure.


Every Voice / Kira Willey.

Every Voice /  Kira Willey.
Award-winning songwriter, author, and kids' yoga expert Kira Willey releases her most expansive family album yet. Her fifth album of original songs offers empowering, community-minded encouragement for dreamers and future leaders, in heart-pumping tunes packed with catchy, sing-along choruses.


Lightspeed! / Shazzbots.

Lightspeed! /  Shazzbots.
The Shazzbots rocket into a new dimension with their third album. This triple Emmy-winning crew jumps into hyperspace with this fresh batch of original genre-bending tunes. Families and kids across the known universe will want to keep pushing repeat on this intergalactic musical journey. With dynamic songs such as On the Playground and Snowday!, the listener will be musically teleported to imaginative, fun-filled places.


Live at Wembley Stadium '86 / Queen.

Live at Wembley Stadium '86 /  Queen.
Recorded in the band's native England at the gigantic Wembley Stadium on the A Kind of Magic tour, when the group was at their peak of popularity. This reissue contains four bonus tracks including A Kind of Magic and Another One Bites the Dust.


Love Remains / Tal Wilkenfeld.

Love Remains /  Tal Wilkenfeld.
Tal Wilkenfeld is a musical marvel; the kind of dynamic young talent whose fresh vision and uncanny intuition puts a whole new perspective on an age-old art form. Music fans are about to discover an entirely new side of Wilkenfeld as a vocalist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer. On her forthcoming vocal debut album, Wilenfeld's range of talents is on full display.


Cinderella - The Legacy Collection.

Cinderella - The Legacy Collection.
On February 15, 1950, the Walt Disney Company released what would become one of their most beloved films. This collection brings together the original restored soundtrack along with nine bonus tracks and seven lost recordings.


Swamp Romp

A 2019 Parents’ Choice Silver Award and a 2019 National Parenting Product Award (NAPPA) winner! A Louisiana dance party for children filled with songs that evoke a joie de vivre, a zest for life, this recording offers a mélange of many of the Louisiana roots music styles we love. -JohnetteDowning.com


Years to Burn

Over a decade after 2005's In the Reins EP, Calexico & Iron & Wine have rekindled their collaboration. -Midwest Tape


The Traveler

Along with a group of world-class musicians, Kenny Wayne Shepherd crates an album of profound resonance. Eight of the songs were co-written by some of Nashville's most in-demand songwriters. -Midwest Tape


Hard Lessons

Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett, along with Grammy Award winning producer Dave Cobb, creates a record that blues the boundaries between country and rock, all while shining a light in his fiery abilities as singer and songwriter. -Midwest Tape


Widow's Weeds

Silversun Pickups release the follow-up to their Better Nature album. -Midwest Tape


Help Us Stranger



Killin' It - Live

The album is Tommy Castro & the Painkillers' first live release, and one their legion of fans have been asking for. A soul-satisfying romp with blustery blues, gritty R&B, and hard-charging roadhouse rock, the set list includes fan favorites from throughout Tommy's career. -Midwest Tape


Goin' 50 (3 CD)

Packed with enough hits to fill a roadhouse jukebox, GOIN’ 50 spans the band’s entire musical career, from its 1969 debut, and its multi-platinum zenith during the Eighties, to its most-recent releases. This new retrospective includes an array from each of the 15 studio albums that guitarist Billy Gibbons, drummer Frank Beard and bassist Dusty Hill have recorded since 1970. Two bonus tracks, “Salt Lick” and “Miller’s Farm” – a single and b-side respectively – were recorded in 1969 by the original incarnation of ZZ Top. -Amazon.com


Western Stars

Springsteen's first album since 2014's High Hopes includes the tracks Somewhere North of Nashville; Chasin' Wild Horses; The Wayfarer, and Tucson Train. -Midwest Tape


Quest for Fire

Toronto's Quest For Fire conjure up the original root of psychedelia with the raunch, muscle, and oscillations of Hawkwind and Comets On Fire, and Pink Floyd's sensory panorama, all resting on a simplistic, plodding Spacemen 3 thump...The band's sound comes across fully realized, they possess a signature sound, something a band usually gets to once they're already a couple of records deep --Montreal Mirror, via Amazon.com


Music Rescues Me / Paul Van Dyk.

Music Rescues Me /  Paul Van Dyk.
Signaling a newly galvanized creative stream from the electronic music legend, Paul Van Dyk releases the follow-up to his From Then On album. Part tribute to/part personal mediation on music's seemingly limitless capacity to heal, restore and lift, it's a subject that has rapt Van Dyk to the greatest of degrees.


Talk is Cheap / Keith Richards.

Talk is Cheap /  Keith Richards.
During the Rolling Stones' 1987 break, Keith Richards assembled a group of seasoned rock musicians to create a hard and honest rock album. Includes the single Take It So Hard and You Don't Move Me.


Titanic Rising / Weyes Blood.

Titanic Rising /  Weyes Blood.
The phantom zone, the parallax, the upside down, there is a rich cultural history of exploring in-between places. Through her latest album, Weyes Blood, a.k.a. Natalie Mering has designed her own universe to soulfully navigate life's mysteries. Maneuvering through a space-time continuum, she plays the role of melodic, sometimes melancholic, anthropologist. Tellingly, Mering classifies the album, as the Kinks meet WWII or Bob Seger meets Enya.


Treasure Ep2: Zero to One / Ateez.



Ultimate Nat King Cole / Nat King Cole.

Ultimate Nat King Cole /  Nat King Cole.
A new career-spanning collection celebrating Nat King Cole's 100th birthday, featuring his most well-loved signature songs, including Unforgettable; L-O-V-E; Mona Lisa; along with a newly recorded duet of The Girl from Ipanema with Grammy-winning artist Gregory Porter.


Come What May / Joshua Redman Quartet.

Come What May /  Joshua Redman Quartet.
The first album in almost two decades from this group of musicians, the saxophonist and his longtime friends and colleagues pianist Aaron Goldberg, bassist Reuben Rogers, and drummer Gregory Hutchinson, and features seven Redman tunes.


Honest / We Are Messengers.

Honest /  We Are Messengers.
We Are Messengers is a family, band and ministry from Ireland now based in the United States. Their desire is to communicate the incredible news of the Gospel in a simple, relevant and life-changing manner.


I Made / (G)I-Dle.



Madame X

Madonna returns with her first studio album since 2015's Rebel Heart. -Midwest Tape


Africa Speaks

The energy-infused, full-length album from Santana features the soulful vocals of Afro-Latin singer Buika. Santana and his eight-piece band convened at producer Rick Rubin's Shangri La Studios in Malibu, and in a ten-day period, they recorded an astonishing number of tracks, many of them in one take. Inspired by the melodies, sounds, and rhythms of Africa, Santana has created a truly memorable and powerful experience that also promises to be one of his most groundbreaking albums yet. -Midwest Tape


Seven Steps Behind / Mana.

Seven Steps Behind /  Mana.
The album is electronic but doesn't always sound that way; much of the record has been created to sound like prepared pianos, harpsichords, cellos, and flutes. At other times, sampled acoustic instruments and specially recorded sessions have been processed through software and careful editing. Its this sophisticated layering of contrasting versions of the same sources that help give this record its uncanny balance.


Ten

It has been a decade since Susan Boyle rose to fame following her appearance on Britain's Got Talent. Now the music star is offering her first greatest hits collection, which also includes four brand new tracks. -Midwest Tape


Long Live Love

The ten-track album from Kirk Franklin includes songs such as Love Theory; Father Knows Best; Strong God; and more. -Midwest Tape


The Great Irish Songbook

As one of the world’s most renowned and imaginative interpreters of Irish folk music, Dervish have devoted the last three decades to gently reinventing the traditional songs of their homeland. On their debut release for Rounder Records, the Sligo-based band take that effort to a new level by joining up with over a dozen luminaries across an eclectic range of genres. Featuring such beloved artists as Vince Gill, Steve Earle, and David Gray, The Great Irish Songbook both preserves the boundless spirit of each song and brings a whole new vitality to iconic traditional songs of their homeland, one that’s sure to endure for generations to come. Produced by Graham Henderson (a musician known for his work with artists like Sinéad O'Connor), The Great Irish Songbook delivers 13 of the most iconic and best-loved songs in the Irish tradition. -Amazon.com


Warheads on Foreheads / Megadeth.

Warheads on Foreheads /  Megadeth.
The 35th anniversary for Megadeth, one of the most influential powerhouses in thrash metal was in 2018. The band celebrated with this album, a new anthology honoring Mustaine's legacy, 35 tracks for 35 years. The title refers to a military term expressed when bombing missions are underway.


Wondrous Traveler / Small Glories.

Wondrous Traveler /  Small Glories.
The debut full length album from folk powerhouse duo The Small Glories is abundant with tight harmonies, authenticity and a blend of traditional and contemporary elements that define thier creative partnership. Love, life, and transitions are driving themes of the album, supported by a diverse band of background instrumentalists.


You, Me and the Sea / Splash 'N Boots.

Five-time Juno Award nominees for Children's Album of the Year, Splash'N Boots team up with much loved singer-songwriter Alan Doyle, formerly of Great Big Sea, for their new album.


My Songs

Sting's new album is a collection of his greatest hits across his solo and Police career. Songs include Every Breath You Take; Roxanne; Shape of My Heart; and more. This album is Sting's solo follow-up to the Grammy Award-winning 44/876. -Midwest Tape


Dedicated

After dropping critically acclaimed singles Now That I Found You and No Drug Like Me, multi-platinum Grammy, Juno, and Polaris Prize-nominated singer-songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen releases her next full-length album via School Boy/Interscope Records. -Midwest Tape


She's Back

Still unstoppable, five-time Grammy Award winner Dionne Warwick regales audiences with an album that features both new songs and fresh interpretations of classics, including her iconic hit What the World Needs Now Is Love. The album will be packaged with a bonus disc of Ms. Warwick's 1998 album, Dionne Sings Dionne, which features her greatest hits. -Midwest Tape


The Saint of Lost Causes

The eighth album from American roots troubadour, Justin Townes Earle finds a songwriter and artist who is unflinching and unequivocal in his truth. When writing this album, Earle focused on a different America, the disenfranchised and the downtrodden, the oppressed and the oppressors, the hopeful and the hopeless. These are individuals and communities in every corner of the country, struggling through the ordinary, and sometimes extraordinary, circumstances of everyday life. -Midwest Tape


Oh Baby!

Rainbow Songs' very first and highly anticipated record, seamlessly brings together a collection of bluegrass, soul, rock, and traditional children's songs to soothe and entertain adults and babies alike. -Midwest Tape


Stax Classics: Otis Redding / Otis Redding.

Stax Classics: Otis Redding /  Otis Redding.
Otis Redding is considered one of the greatest singers in the history of popular music and a seminal artist in soul and rhythm and blues. This compilation includes twelve of his very best songs.


The Very Best of Roberta Flack / Roberta Flack.

The Very Best of Roberta Flack /  Roberta Flack.
An elegant and legendary vocal superstar, Roberta Flack's unmistakable delivery wraps a timeless R&B sound with beautiful touches of jazz, pop, and soul. This greatest hits CD includes her number one hit Killing Me Softly, along with her other hits.


Now That's What I Call Hits & Remixes 2019

Part of the Now That's What I Call Music series. Some of the hottest remixes in music today, including tracks from the top artists, are showcased in this dancefloor-ready collection. -Midwest Tape


40

Brian Setzer (guitar, vocals), Lee Rocker (bass, vocals) and Slim Jim Phantom (drums, vocals), original founding members of the iconic and acclaimed American rock and roll trio, are celebrating their 40th anniversary with a new album. Marking their first new album in 26 years, it will be released via Surfdog Records. -Midwest Tape


California Son

The twelve-track album from Morrissey contains songs such as Morning Starship; Don't Interrupt the Sorrow; It's Over; and more. -Midwest Tape


Kidz Bop World Tour

KIDZ BOP's new album compiles today's biggest pop hits sung by kids for kids. The album features 23 studio recordings of songs heard live at KIDZ BOP World Tour 2019 concerts like 'High Hopes'/'Can't Stop The Feeling'/'Uptown Funk' and two live recordings! The KIDZ BOP World Tour, contests, special events, and a national advertising campaign, will support the album. This is sure to be an instant favorite among families everywhere. -Midwest Tape


Center Point Road



Jagged Little Pill (Deluxe Edition)

The twentieth anniversary of Alanis Morissette's breakthrough album is commemorated with a deluxe edition that includes a second disc with unreleased tracks that were handpicked by Alanis herself. -Midwest Tape


 

 

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