Tuesday, August 4, 2009
If It's Tuesday, It Must Be Street Date - 8/04/09
This is seriously one weak-ass Tuesday. Unless, a new release from Norwegian, two-hit wonders A-Ha is enough to get out the party hats, the summertime doldrums continue.
Briefly, new records from the following hit the...stores (?) today:
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But, never fear Burning Woodsters, I've got just what you need.
Enjoy please, a short stack of Naomi Neville's, (aka Allen Toussaint) "Lipstick Traces," one of the greatest songs EVAH.
There are some rare versions here, including a version by The O'Jays that I had no idea I owned, until the great iPod shuffle surprised and inspired once again... so dig in.
LIPSTICK TRACES x 5
And while you are waiting to UNZIP, here's a quick look at the rest of the August releases.
August 11th: Patrick Wolf – George Strait – Bottle Rockets – Bombay Bicycle Club – Woodstock (Box Set) – Robert Cray Band
August 18th: Antlers – Brendan Benson – Mount Eerie – Sean Paul – Third Eye Blind – Reba McEntire – Yung L.A. – Behemoth – Delbert McClinton – Otep – Gwar – Inward Eye – Farmer Dave Scher (of Beachwood Sparks) – Paul Burch – Exodus LP – Cheap Trick (Sgt. Pepper Live) – The Postmarks – Joe Henry – Colin Hay – Cave Singers – Farewell – Pissed Jeans – Division Day – Jack Penate – Muse (LP re-issues) – Tribute to Love & Rockets (feat. Flaming Lips, Black Francis, Dandy Warhols, etc.)
August 25th: Arctic Monkeys – Felix Da Housecat – Willie Nelson - Colbie Caillat - David Bazan – Collective Soul – Mew – Hurricane Chris – Mariah Carey – Imogen Heap – Radiohead (Re-issues) – Trey Songz – Queen Latifah – Beastie Boys “Hello Nasty” CD & LP – Blitzen Trapper EP – Smokey Robinson – Casualties – Smile Empty Soul – Wilco (LP re-issues) – David Guetta – Municipal Waste – Ingrid Michaelson – Lil Wyte