One of the most iconic and influential albums in rock history, Prince’s 1982 album was released at a major turning point in the artist’s career. After years of being relegated to the R&B charts, he experienced his first true crossover moment with the mega-hits Little Red Corvette; 1999; and Delirious, shattering barriers with his revolutionary blend of rock, funk, R&B, and new wave pop. The iconic album is remastered here for the very first time, along with eighteen promo mixes and B-sides. -Midwest Tape
Far from apathetic, this album is Dawes at their most unapologetic. Produced by six-time Grammy winner Dave Cobb, it is an unfiltered photograph of a band doing what they do best. -Midwest Tape
Erasure’s latest album offers listeners warmth and a brilliant brightness in today’s times. It connects to the past and the future while glistening with hope. Includes the single Hey Now (Think I Got a Feeling).
Bruce Hornsby’s latest features ten new songs exploring a broad range of themes, from civil rights to computer hackers, mall salesmen to the Darwinian aspects of AAU basketball.
The concert event from Metallica & The San Francisco Symphony features twenty songs from the two-night event that opened San Francisco’s new Chase Center, with many Metallica fan favorites and two unique classical songs chosen by San Francisco Symphony Musical Director Michael Tilson Thomas. The two CD/DVD set includes two CDs, and DVD with the concert and behind the scenes bonus footage.
Includes fourteen poems performed by Lana Del Rey accompanied by music from Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer Jack Antonoff.
Kim Walker-Smith’s fifth solo album was recorded live in one night at the Cascade Theater (Redding, CA). Returning her to the place where she had gotten married and recorded both Still Believe and Consumed (with Jesus Culture), it explores themes of life, beginning again, and our first love. The collection of raw, joyful moments includes the powerful anthem Protector and Walker-Smith’s personal favorite, You’ll Always Be, a sweet melody with a strong stance on who God is in her life.
The Buckleys, a three-piece band featuring siblings Sarah, Lachlan, and Molly embody a brand of 'hippie country' representing the infectious personality and spirited conscience that the band maintains. The debut album features the singles Money; Leave Me Hanging On; and the title track which scored a number one single on Australian country radio.
An ethereal, melodic, and magical musical tapestry. With three Grammy® nominations, twenty Billboard hits, and millions of fans worldwide, David Arkenstone has established himself as one of the foremost instrumental musicians time. David Arkenstone has recorded over thirty albums, has toured extensively including performances atNew York’s Radio City Music Hall and the Hollywood Bowl, scored dozens of films and documentaries, and composed music for the Olympics that is used to this day.
Following the success of her number one duet with Brantley Gilbert, What Happens in a Small Town, Lindsay Ell releases a new album. It includes the tracks Want Me Back and I Don’t Love You.
Caylee Hammack is a refreshingly different voice in country music. The debut album from the rising star includes the single Family Tree. It also has Redhead, a duet with Reba McEntire.
Carrie Underwood releases her first-ever Christmas album on Capitol Records Nashville on CD, September 25th. The album will include Classic Christmas standards and a few originals with the tracklisting to be revealed at a later date. Carrie Underwood emerged from the promise of her 2005 American Idol win to become a true multi-format, multi-media superstar; spanning achievements in music, television, and film. A seven-time Grammy Award-winner; she has sold more than 64 million records worldwide.
On her eighth studio album, Taylor Swift poured all her whims, dreams, fears, and musings into the seventeen tracks. She collaborated with some of her musical heroes: Aaron Dessner, Bon Iver, William Bowery, and Jack Antonoff. -Midwest Tape
The Psychedelic Furs release their first new album in three decades. Magnificent reiterations of the Psychedelic Furs' distinct, desperate wall of sound, melding haunting melodies and driving rhythms with ambition, aggression, and subversive lyrical power. -Midwest Tape
Legendary labels Decca Records and Blue Note have joined forces for a brand new collection of 16 classic Blue Note tracks, reworked and newly recorded by a selection of the UK scene's most exciting young talents. Representing a bridge between the groundbreaking label's past and future, the project will feature contributions from a rollcall of internationally acclaimed jazz, soul, and R&B acts.
Katherine Jenkins performs a collection of unforgettable songs from some of the world’s best-loved movie moments, including Moon River from Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Pinocchio’s When You Wish Upon a Star, and more.
Five-time Grammy winner Mary Chapin Carpenter’s fifteenth studio album finds the singer-songwriter pondering life’s intimate, personal moments and exploring its most universally challenging questions at an unprecedented time. Written at her rural Virginia farmhouse before stay-at-home orders became the ‘new normal,’ the songs celebrate invaluable experiences and irreplaceable wisdom, while also advocating the exploration of the best in everyone.
Amidst the current overwhelming uncertainty and upheaval of global and personal worlds, Oberst, Mogis, and Walcott reunited under the moniker as both an escape from and a confrontation of trying times. Getting the band back together felt right and necessary, and the friendship at the core of the band has been a longtime pillar of Bright Eyes' output. For Bright Eyes, this long-awaited re-emergence feels like coming home.
To commemorate the 20th anniversary of his debut album, A New Day Yesterday, Joe Bonamassa is releasing a newly remixed and rerecorded version. Joe re-sang all the vocals and played new guitar tracks on some songs too.
The extraordinary new musical from the composer of Wicked and Godspell. Based on the acclaimed DreamWorks animation film. It features ten new songs written by Stephen Schwartz, together with five of his acclaimed songs from the DreamWorks Animation film, including Deliver Us; All I Ever Wanted; Through Heaven’s Eyes and the Academy Award winning When You Believe.
These seductive songs reflect the musical heartbeat of Brazil, from the romance of Rio to the soul of Salvador.
Laura Marling's seventh album arrives almost without preamble or warning, and instantly and tenderly offers a sense of purpose, clarity, and calm. As a balm for the soul, this new collection could be posited as Marling's richest to date, yet it's another incredibly fine record by a British artist who rarely strays from delivering incredibly fine records. Marling has layered up lush string arrangements and a broad sense of scale to these songs without losing any of the intimacy or reverence.
Travis returns with an emotionally charged and deeply heartfelt new studio album. Their ninth album also features an appearance from Susanna Hoffs of The Bangles that came about from a chance exchange on Twitter.
Marc Bolan has been cited as a major influence by some of the biggest names in music from David Bowie to Johnny Marr. Bolan’s golden era was in the late ‘60s and ‘70s when he was the biggest selling singles artist since the Beatles, movie star, and the electric spark behind Glam Rock. He died in 1977 aged just 29, after a car crash in London. For this collection, artists including Nick Cave, U2, Elton John, Joan Jett, and Peaches have reinterpreted and reimagined some of his greatest tracks.
In 2017, the mighty Blue Öyster Cult celebrated its 45th Anniversary with a run of festival and headline dates across the UK and Europe. The band's appearance in London at the O2 Indigo at the Stone Free Festival on June seventeenth started with a unique performance of BOC's first album in its entirety, a celebration of the 45th anniversary of its release. In addition, the band added some classic and very special songs to the set. -Midwest Tape
The first-time teaming of Poland's dynamic Marcin Wasilewski Trio and big-toned US tenorist Joe Lovano brings forth special music of concentrated, deep feeling, in which lyricism and strength seem ideally balanced.
Josh Turner returns with his new studio album. The twelve-track record highlights some of Turner's favorite country classics, and features guest appearances from John Anderson, Kris Kristofferson, Chris Janson, Runaway June, Maddie & Tae, and the legendary Randy Travis. CD packaging includes a bonus Country State Of Mind decal sticker.
Tim McGraw is back with his first solo album since 2015’s Damn Country Music. His new release features the single I Called Mama.
The legendary saxophonist Jimmy Heath’s stunningly elegant last testament, a take on seminal ballads, includes songs written by Billie Holiday, Dizzy Gillespie, and Kenny Dorham in addition to original material. Partially recorded in New York in the days preceding his 93rd birthday, Heath presided over a brilliant cast of colleagues and friends. The result is pure Heath: polished, inventive, candid, beautiful. Guest artists include Wynton Marsalis, Gregory Porter, and more.
Singer-songwriter Jack Garrat’s highly anticipated new album features the single Time, which he showcased during his live shows in February and March.
Three years since the release of Witness, Katy Perry is back with her fifth studio album. It includes the singles Daisies; Harleys In Hawaii; the Gold-certified Never Really Over, and the title track.
Thievery Corporation's historic concert in 2017 at the JFK Center in Washington, DC, saw their songs reimagined with orchestral arrangements from some of today's leading young classical composers. That show inspired them to create this album.
Chock full of rich stories, tremendous foot-stompin' tunes, and extraordinary musicianship, the album will delight bluegrass enthusiasts and beyond.
A 12-track collection of chart-topping favorites from the country legend’s extensive catalog, including (There’s) No Gettin’ Over Me; Stranger in My House; and A Woman in Love.
Hymns and songs of faith. Jim Brickman has revolutionized the sound of solo piano with his pop-style instrumentals and star-studded vocal collaborations. With four certified gold albums, he’s sold more than seven million CDs. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Brickman is the host of a weekly syndicated radio show, Your Weekend with Jim Brickman, airing on 80+ stations across North America.
Brian McKnight has promised that his twentieth album will be his last to feature all original material. It includes the singles When I’m Gone; Neva Get Enuf of U; and Nobody.
The third studio album by American singer-songwriter and producer Empress Of.
One of the voices of Celtic Woman, singer and harpist Orla Fallon creates an enchanting collection of traditional Celtic favorites.
The album is a collection of Peter Gabriel songs from the movies. Having always loved the combination of film and music (aged seventeen he gave up a place at film school to pursue a career in music) Peter Gabriel’s first opportunity to marry these twin interests came when he was asked to create the music for Alan Parker’s film Birdy in 1985.
The debut album from ACM New Female Artist of the Year nominee Gabby Barrett, featuring her number one chart-topping single I Hope.
Combining the lulling ambience of shoegaze with the iconic melodies and vocal prowess of classic American country music, enigmatic outlaw cowboy. Orville Peck, croons love and loss from the badlands of North America. His upcoming debut album, delivers a diverse collection of stories that sing of heartbreak, revenge and the unrelenting tug of the cowboy ethos.
Phoebe Bridgers doesn't write love songs as much as songs about the impact love can have on her life, personality, and priorities. Her fourth release and second solo album is concerned with that subject. To say she writes about heartbreak is to undersell her blue wisdom, to say she writes about pain erases all the strange joy her music emanates. This cements Phoebe Bridgers as one of the most clever, tender and prolific songwriters of our era.
On this album, these two members of the state's musical vanguard meet up somewhere in the middle of the mythical nexus of Texas' past, present, and future; a dreamy badlands where genres blur as seamlessly as the terrain.
Hot off of the success of the singles RITMO and Mamacita, the Black Eyed Peas return with a brand new album.
Chris Tomlin collaborates with some of the biggest names in country music for this new album. It includes duets with Florida Georgia Line, Thomas Rhett, Lady A, Brett Young, Russell Dickerson, and more.
Grammy-nominated UK duo Disclosure will release their new album. A global spectrum of talented artists graces the album, and for the first time, this includes rappers. Appearances from Mick Jenkins, ChannelTres, Amine, and slowthai sit comfortably alongside the legend that is Common. Other features include the inimitable Kelis, who opens the album, and Fatoumata Diawara, who the boys have also linked up with previously.
Secret Agent 23 Skidoo is dropping his new album that contains funk, New Orleans brass, gypsy swing, soul, and Motown, all wrapped up in thumping hip-hop beats and rhymes.
Needtobreathe is a Grammy-nominated rock band hailing from South Carolina. Their most recent album H A R D L O V E released in 2016 and debuted at number one on the Billboard Top Albums, Top Current Albums, Top Rock Albums, and Top Alternative Albums charts.
Keith Urban releases the follow-up to his Graffiti U. The album includes his hit single 'God Whispered Your Name,' as well as the number two smash hit 'We Were.'
The members of the original Joshua Redman Quartet return with their first recording since 1994’s MoodSwing.The album features seven newly composed songs: three from Redman, two from Mehldau, and one each from McBride and Blade.
The recording process was a transformative period for Ware and the album sees the influential artist reconnect with her roots, entirely on her own terms. Ware explores themes of femininity, freedom of imagination, and escapism.
Working for the third time with produce Bob Ezrin, Deep Purple has created one of their most versatile albums. It also features the single Throw My Bones.
DG presents John Williams the live recordings of the Hollywood legend’s Vienna Philharmonic 2020 debut. He received a standing ovation before a single note was played. Sharing the stage with the famous orchestra and violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, he performs iconic themes from Star Wars, Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, Jurassic Park, and other cinematic landmarks that have earned countless awards.
A new beginning for the band as they move beyond their original musical mandate of evoking the spirit of the Dead and fully embrace their own personality. The songs here are focused and filled with imaginative musical turns. -Midwest Tape
In 2017 Built to Spill was invited to play a few shows as Daniel Johnston’s backup band. This is what those rehearsals sounded like. Eleven tracks of Johnston’s fractured pop presented through the eyes of Built to Spill. The band recorded these songs in August 2018 as a trio.
An album of brand new, lush recordings of the world's favorite songs from beloved Disney films such as The Lion King, Frozen, and Toy Story, the album was recorded by the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and features special guest artists Matteo Bocelli, Renee Fleming, and more.
Varying from the rich heartland rock of songs like Best Shirt On, to the building drum machine of Marathon and all the way back to stripped back words and guitar of Nixonland and Get Off the Stage, Chuck Prophet's work defies classification.
The latest addition to Chick Corea’s remarkable discography is a captivating, intimate double album. Showcasing his charming rapport with enthusiastic audiences in these spirited renditions, he’s in good company throughout, engaging with a list of icons represents a wide swath of musical history, from the classical repertoire of Mozart and Chopin to jazz influences like Bill Evans and modern pop sensibility of Stevie Wonder.
Fifty years after the original made him a global superstar Yusuf/Cat Stevens has recorded an entirely new version of his classic 1970 album Tea for the Tillerman. With many of the album's songs sounding more relevant than ever, this release offers up striking and sensitive new renditions of stone-cold classics like Father and Son; Wild World; and Where Do the Children Play?
It has been eight years since Brandy last released a full-length album. Along with the single Baby Mama, her return includes appearances from Chance the Rapper and Ty Dolla Sign.