2017 Holiday Groove Tracklisting:
1. Booker T & The MGs - Jingle Bells
2. My Teenage Stride - King of the Holidays
3. The Continentals (feat. Wanda Jackson) - Merry Christmas Baby
4. Death Cab For Cutie - Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)
5. US Girls - Blue Christmas
6. Grandaddy - Alan Parsons In A Winter Wonderland
7. The 'Mericans - Little Drummer Boy
8. John Prine - Silent Night All Long Day
9. Advance Base - Christmas in Dearborn
10. Fats Domino - I Told Santa Claus
11. Lake Street Dive - I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas
12. Glen Campbell - Blue Christmas
13. Mary Gauthier - Christmas In Paradise
14. Edith Frost with James Dering - In The Bleak Midwinter
15. Mac McCaughan - Happy New Year (Prince Can't Die Again)
16. Steve Earle - Christmas In Washington
17. Slow Club - Silent Night
18. The Hotel Cafe Medley - Auld Lang SyneRead more...
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1. White Knight - Todd Rundgren
2. Dark Matter - Randy Newman
3. Bidin' My Time - Chris Hillman
4. Triplicate - Bob Dylan
5. The Laughing Apple - Yusuf/Cat Stevens
6. Novum - Procol Harum
7. Adios - Glen Campbell
8. Chuck - Chuck Berry
9. The Knowledge - Squeeze
10. Everybody Knows - Stills/Collins
1. Pallbearer - Heartless - Proggy Doom Metal
2. Venenum - Trance of Death - Proggy Death Metal
3. Archspire - Relentless Mutation - Tech Death inspired by Tech N9ne
4. Akercocke - Renaissance in Extremis - Proggy Blackened Death
5. Mutoid Man - War Moans - Stoner Rock related to Converge
6. Unleash the Archers - Apex - Power Metal
7. Lör - In Forgotten Sleep - Power Folk Metal
8. Expander - Endless Computer - Sci-fi crossover produced by Converge
9. Brand New - Science Fiction
10. Caligula's Horse - In Contact - light prog metal
Maya Jane Coles, Take Flight
Steffi, World of the Waking State
Laurel Halo, Dust
Kelela, Take Me Apart
Jlin, Black Origami
Nadine Shah, Holiday Destination
Colleen, A Flame My Love, A Frequency
Steffi, Fabric 94
Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, The Kid
Ahmad Jamal - Awakening reissue
Photographs of Charles Duvelle book/CD on Sublime Frequencies
Midori Takada - Through the Looking Glass
The Gamelan of the Walking Warriors - Gamelan Beleganjur and the Music of the Ngaben Funerary Ritual in Bali
House & Land - S/T
Jon Mueller - dHrAaNwDn
Maalem Mahmoud Gania - Colours of the Night
Sarah Davachi - All My Circles Run
Kelly Moran - Bloodroot
Morteza Hannaneh - Tchashm-e-del
Metqal Qinawi - S/T
So Percussion & Steve Reich - Drumming Live
Eli Keszler - Last Signs of Speed
1) Bjork - Utopia
2) Rabit - Les Fleurs Du Mal
3) Chino Amobi - Paradiso
4) Gas - Narkopop
5) Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement - Ambient Black Magic
6) Satoshi & Makoto - CZ-5000 Sounds and Sequences
7) Various - Mono No Aware (PAN)
8) Visible Cloaks - Reassemblage
9) Call Super - Arpo
10) DJ Sports - Modern Species
Our next MUSIC TRIVIA at the High Noon Saloon is Tuesday, Janurary 9th. Registration starts at 5:30 with the first question from Angie and Marty at 6PM. Save the date for February 6, 2018.Read more...
The basement is fully stocked with new and vintage equipment:
New turntables (Pro-Ject Debut Carbon) & New speakers (Kantu YU2)
Vintage turntables, speakers & receivers starting at $99.
Full vintage systems including turntable, receiver & speakers, starting at $299.
February 16 - Superchunk - What A Time To Be Alive - pink and clear swirl vinyl and a large fold-out autographed posterRead more...
Eminem - Revival - Aftermath
Eminem returns with his highly anticipated ninth album Revival. Production was handled by various record producers, including Rick Rubin, Skylar Grey, Eminem himself, and executive producer Dr. Dre. The album features guest appearances from artists Beyoncé, Phresher, Ed Sheeran, Alicia Keys, X Ambassadors, Grey, Kehlani, and Pink.
N.E.R.D. - NO_ONE EVER REALLY DIES - Sony
NO_ONE EVER REALLY DIES is the new album from N.E.R.D. , and their first album since 2010. This album includes the hit single “Lemon” (featuring Rihanna). Other guest artists include Kendrick Lamar, Future, Andre’ 3000, M.I.A., Gucci Mane, and Ed Sheeran.
New Order - NOMC15 - Mute U.S.
New Order release their new live album, NOMC15, recorded at Brixton Academy in 2015 following the release of their most recent studio LP (and Mute debut) "Music Complete". It features a set consisting of tracks from the new album, as well as cuts from their back catalog and songs by Joy Division.
Jim James - Tribute To 2 [RSD Vinyl Club Edition Gold LP] - ATO Records
“My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James returns with Tribute To 2, a collection of cover songs that reverberate with hope and blur the boundaries of time and genre. James interprets songs made famous by a wide variety of artists including songs from The Beach Boys, Sonny and Cher, Dianne Izzo, Ray Noble and Al Bowlly, Elvis Presley, Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, Emerson Lake and Palmer, Abey Lincoln. Record Store Day Vinyl Club edition will come on gold colored vinyl and is exclusive to indie record stores”
Nav And Metro Boomin - Perfect Timing - XO Records
Nav, named one of Rolling Stone's '10 New Artists You Need To Know,' & Metro Boomin, one of the industry's most famous producers, to release mixtape Perfect Timing. The project includes guest features including: Gucci Mane, Lil Uzi Vert, 21 Savage, Offset, Playboi Carti & Belly. Metro won BET's Producer Of The Year for the second consecutive year & has worked alongside some of the biggest names in hip-hop including: Drake, Big Sean, Migos, Future, Post Malone, Playboi Carti, Offset, Lil Uzi Vert & 21 Savage. NAV has also toured as main support for The Weeknd.
Doctor Ross - Memphis Breakdown - ORG Music
Doctor Ross, also known as "Doctor Ross the Harmonica Boss", made his reputation as a bluesman in Memphis before moving to Michigan. During the early '50s, Ross recorded his first sides, including "Chicago Breakdown”, with Sam Phillips at Sun Records. This compilation, Memphis Breakdown, compiles the best of those early Memphis sessions all in one place, remastered for vinyl.
Big Sean & Metro Boomin - Double Or Nothing - G.O.O.D Music
Big Sean & Metro Boomin release new joint project Double Or Nothing on CD on 12/22/17 via G.O.O.D Music/Def Jam Recordings/Boominati Worldwide/Republic Records. Not only are both Sean Don and Metro present on every one of the project's 10 songs, but other heavy hitters such as Travis Scott, 2 Chainz, 21 Savage -- whom Metro Boomin teamed up with in 2016 for joint mixtape Savage Mode -- and Young Thug are also featured.
For more information on these and other releases out this week, check out our New Releases charts by week section and don't forget that many of these titles are also available on vinyl.