Featured New Releases

Various ArtistsWe Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash

This past April, a veritable galaxy of stars gathered in Austin, Texas for We Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash, a fundraiser to fight muscular dystrophy and a chance to perform songs by the influential “man in black.” “We Walk the Line . . . “ features live recordings of 20 of these performances, including Amy Lee (of Evanescence), Shooter Jennings, Iron & Wine, Willie Nelson and Rhett Miller playing the song that became his band Old 97’s namesake, “Wreck of the Old 97.” At the show, Miller was quoted saying, “He’s a country legend, but to me Johnny Cash was and will always be the ultimate punk rocker.”
If You Like: Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Lucinda Williams
Recommended Track: “I Walk the Line” (full ensemble)

Linkin Park. . . Live Around the World

Linkin Park’s global imprint is massive, as their rock superstar reign has no end in sight. Over the course of the last five years, the band has recorded live bootlegs of some of the best tracks from their first four multi-platinum selling albums, captured in New York, Sydney, Shanghai and many more. Listen to live songs compiled during these shows, including “Hybrid Theory,” “Meteora,” “Minutes to Midnight” and “A Thousand Suns
If You Like: Linkin Park
Recommended Track: “One Step Closer (Live from Franfurt, 2008)”

Other Featured Albums Available This Week [8/7/12]

MUTEMATHOdd Soul Live In DC
Elle VarnerPerfectly Imperfect 
Antony & The JohnsonsCut The World
10 YearsMinus the Machine
EverlastMore Songs of the Ungrateful Living
My Morning JacketOutta My System: Remixes y Friendz
AntibalasAntibalas
Sixpence None the RicherLost in Transition
Black FrancisLive In Nijmegen
The NeighbourhoodI’m Sorry EP
Niki & The DoveInstinct

Coming Up Next Week [8/14/12]

Various Artists – Just Tell Me That You Want Me: A Tribute To Fleetwood Mac
Insane Clown Posse – The Mighty Death Pop
Incubus – Incubus HQ Live
Yellowcard – Southern Air
DC Talk – Greatest Hits
David Crowder Band – Can You Hear Us?
Polica – Dark Star Remix EP
Daniel Powter – Turn on the Lights
2 Chainz – Based On A T.R.U. Story
Such Gold – Misadventures
Kottonmouth Kings – Mile High
Steve Vai – The Story of Light
Slightly Stoopid – Top of the World
Jillette Johnson – Whiskey and Frosting EP
Charli Baltimore – Philly Stand Up
Ben Taylor – Listening

You must be logged in to post a comment.