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2014-09-23 Prophet, Chuck Artist homepage     Night Surfer Yep Roc
2014-09-09 Collins, Paul Artist homepage CD    Feel The Noise Alive Records
2014-09-09 Earle, Justin Townes Artist homepage CD MP3 Single Mothers Vagrant Records
2014-09-09 Fayssoux Artist homepage CD MP3 I Can't Wait Red Beet Records
2014-09-09 Lynn, Lera Artist homepage   MP3 The Avenues self
2014-09-09 Mayfield, David Artist homepage CD MP3 Strangers Compass Records
2014-09-02 Game Theory Artist homepage  CD   Blaze of Glory (expanded reissue) Omnivore Recordings
2014-08-26 Castle, Jerry Artist homepage   MP3 South Holston My World Records
2014-08-26 Cowan, John Artist homepage  CD MP3 Sixty Compass Records
2014-08-26 King, Shelley Artist homepage   MP3 Building a Fire Lemonade Records
2014-08-26 Shovels & Rope Artist homepage CD MP3 Swimmin' Time Dualtone Music
2014-08-19 Aimee, Cyrille Artist homepage CD MP3 It's a Good Day Mack Avenue Records
2014-08-19 Bishop, Elvin Artist homepage  CD MP3 Can't Even Do Wrong Right Alligator Records
2014-08-19 Branan, Cory Artist homepage  CD MP3 The No-Hit Wonder Bloodshot Records
2014-08-19 Dawson, Smoke Artist homepage  CD MP3 Fiddle [reissue] Tompkins Square
2014-08-19 Dr. John Artist homepage  CD MP3  Ske-Dat-De-Dat: The Spirit of Satch Concord
2014-08-19 Foster, Ruthie Artist homepage  CD MP3 Promise of a Brand New Day Blue Corn Music
2014-08-19 Gibbs, Otis Artist homepage CD   Souvenirs of a Misspent Youth Wanamaker
2014-08-19 Martin, Jeffrey Artist homepage  CD   Dogs in the Daylight Fluff and Gravy Records
2014-08-19 Morganfield, Mud; Kim Wilson Artist homepage  CD   For Pops: A Tribute to Muddy Waters Severn Records
2014-08-19 Morrsion & Country Hammer, Cahalen Artist homepage CD MP3  The Flower of Muscle Shoals Free Dirt Records
2014-08-19 Nash, Israel Artist homepage CD MP3 Israel Nash's Rain Plans Loose Music / Thirty Tigers
2014-08-19 Posies, The Artist homepage  CD   Failure (Expanded Reissue) Omnivore Recordings
2014-08-19 Rose, Caroline Artist homepage CD MP3 I Will Not Be Afraid Little Hi! / Thirty Tigers
2014-08-19 Thorn, Paul Artist homepage  CD MP3 Too Blessed to Be Stressed Perpetual Obscurity
2014-08-18 Wence, Bill Artist homepage     Songs That Make Me Think About You 615 Records
2014-08-12 Gaslight Anthem, The Artist homepage CD MP3 Get Hurt Island Records
2014-08-12 Lucero Artist homepage CD MP3 Live from Atlanta Liberty
2014-08-12 McMurtry, Curtis Artist homepage   MP3 Respectable Enemy Berkalin Records
2014-08-12 Setzer, Brian Artist homepage CD MP3 Rockabilly Riot: All Original Surfdog Records 
2014-08-05 Denny, Christopher Artist homepage  CD MP3 If the Roses Don't Kill Us Partisan
2014-08-05 Doughboys, The Artist homepage    MP3 The Tears of a Clown (single) Ram Records
2014-08-05 Jennings, Shooter Artist homepage CD   Don't Wait Up (for George) BCR
2014-08-05 Lewis, Laurie; Kathy Kallick Artist homepage     Laurie & Kathy Sing the Songs of Vern & Ray Spruce and Maple Music
2014-08-05 Lofgren, Nils Artist homepage CD   Face the Music [Box Set] Fantasy
2014-08-05 Micky and the Motorcars Artist homepage CD   Hearts from Above self
2014-08-05 Miller Band, Ben Artist homepage CD   Any Way, Shape or Form New West Records
2014-08-05 Psycho Sisters, The [S. Cowsill, V. Peterson] H CD MP3 Up on the Chair, Beatrice RockBeat Records
2014-08-05 Rosebuds, The Artist homepage CD MP3 Sand + Silence Western Vinyl
2014-08-05 Shaver, Billy Joe Artist homepage CD MP3 Long in the Tooth Lightning Rod Records
2014-08-05 Spoon Artist homepage  CD MP3 They Want My Soul Loma Vista / Republic
2014-08-05 Steelism Artist homepage   MP3 Marfa Lights / The Landlocked Surfer Single Lock Records
2014-08-05 Sweeney, Sunny Artist homepage CD MP3 Provoked Thirty Tigers
2014-08-05 Teenage Fanclub Artist homepage LP MP3 Man-Made (deluxe version) Merge Records
2014-08-05 Teenage Fanclub Artist homepage LP  MP3 Shadows (deluxe version) Merge Records
2014-08-04 Schneider, Andy Artist homepage     Epic Fail self
2014-08-03 Holcombe, Malcolm Artist homepage CD MP3 Pitiful Blues self
2014-07-31 Butterill, Kenny Artist homepage CD MP3 Troubadour Tales No Bull Songs
2014-07-30 Ballard Artist homepage     Crossing Every Line / What If We Went Back? self
2014-07-29 Broussard, Marc Artist homepage  CD MP3 A Life Worth Living Vanguard
2014-07-29 Clapton & Friends, Eric Artist homepage CD MP3 The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale Bushbranch / Surfdog
2014-07-29 Lewis, Jenny Artist homepage CD MP3 The Voyager Warner Bros.
2014-07-29 Parks, Van Dyke Artist homepage  CD MP3 Super Chief: Music for the Silver Screen Yep Roc
2014-07-29 Petty & The Heartbreakers, Tom Artist homepage CD  MP3 Hypnotic Eye Reprise Records
2014-07-29 Ruth & The Likely Stories, Melissa Artist homepage   MP3 Riding Mercury Both Ears Records
2014-07-29 Sugar Stems Artist homepage  CD MP3 Only Come Out at Night Dirtnap Records
2014-07-28 Co-Pilgrim Artist homepage    MP3 Pushover / One (single) Battle Worldwide
2014-07-28 Robbins, Dana Artist homepage     Dana Robbins self
2014-07-26 Wise Old Moon Artist homepage   MP3 The Patterns self
2014-07-25 McKnight, Elam Artist homepage     Made to Fall Big Black Hand
2014-07-22 Alvvays Artist homepage  CD MP3 Alvvays Polyvinyl Records
2014-07-22 Flemons, Dom Artist homepage CD   Prospect Hill Music Maker
2014-07-22 Great Mutations Artist homepage     Cheap Stuff self
2014-07-22 Mickwee, Kelley Artist homepage    MP3 You Used To Live Here CEN
2014-07-22 Mustered Courage Artist homepage   MP3 Powerlines Travianna Records
2014-07-22 Patterson, Bobby Artist homepage  CD MP3 I Got More Soul Omnivore Recordings
2014-07-22 Smither, Chris Artist homepage  CD MP3 Still on the Levee Signature Sounds
2014-07-22 Sugar + The Hi-Lows Artist homepage   MP3  Wild Desire (Live Sessions) Ready Set Records
2014-07-22 Thompson, Richard Artist homepage  CD MP3  Acoustic Classics Beeswing
2014-07-21 Poag, Vincent Artist homepage CD MP3 For the Girls Danal Music
2014-07-21 Romy Artist homepage CD MP3 Unbound self
2014-07-20 Wilson, Lewis Artist homepage     All in Time Rip Roaring Records
2014-07-18 Richards and the Subtractions, Chris Artist homepage   MP3 Decayed: Ten Years of Harmony and Song Futureman Records
2014-07-15 Army Navy Artist homepage    MP3 The Wilderness Inside The Fever Zone
2014-07-15 Butler, Henry; Steven Bernstein & The Hot 9 Artist homepage  CD MP3 Viper's Drag Impulse/Blue Note / Universal
2014-07-15 Clement, Jack Artist homepage CD MP3 For Once and For All IRS Nashville
2014-07-15 Haas Kowert Tice Artist homepage   MP3 You Got This self
2014-07-15 Hiatt, John Artist homepage CD MP3 Terms of My Surrender New West Records
2014-07-15 Morrissey Artist homepage  CD MP3 World Peace Is None Of Your Business Harvest
2014-07-15 O'Connell, Edward Artist homepage  CD MP3 Vanishing Act Oaf Ramp Records
2014-07-15 Paul & John, The Artist homepage    MP3 Inner Sunset Mystery Lawn Music
2014-07-15 Puss N Boots Artist homepage  CD MP3 No Fools, No Fun Blue Note
2014-07-15 Trampled By Turtles Artist homepage CD MP3 Wild Animals Banjodad Records
2014-07-14 Israel, Tristan Artist homepage CD MP3 The Sound After the Flash self
2014-07-14 Jordon, Ashley Artist homepage CD MP3 Nothing in Doubt self

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Coming Soon

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2014-08-19 Beach Day Artist homepage  CD MP3 Native Echoes Kanine Records
2014-08-19 Booker, Benjamin Artist homepage CD   Benjamin Booker ATO Records
2014-08-19 Jaffe, Sarah Artist homepage CD MP3 Don't Disconnect Kirtland Records
2014-08-19 Robinson, Smokey Artist homepage CD   Smokey and Friends Verve
2014-08-19 Scruffy The Cat H     Scruffy The Cat: Time Never Forgets Sony
2014-08-19 Somebody's Darling Artist homepage     Adult Roommates self
2014-08-19 Various Artists Artist homepage CD MP3 Look Again to the Wind: Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited Masterworks
Future Releases

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Title Label
2014-08-25 Buchanan, Katie Artist homepage   MP3 Go self
2014-08-25 Sewell Band, Kirby Artist homepage     Girl With a New Tattoo Smelly Cat Records
2014-08-26 Hillis, Cliff Artist homepage     Song Machine self
2014-08-26 Hitchcock, Robyn Artist homepage CD   The Man Upstairs Yep Roc
2014-08-26 Mascis, J Artist homepage CD  MP3 Tied To A Star Sub Pop
2014-08-26 New Pornographers, The Artist homepage  CD  MP3 Brill Bruisers Matador
2014-09-02 Counting Crows Artist homepage CD MP3 Somewhere Under Wonderland Capitol Records
2014-09-02 Half Japanese Artist homepage  CD MP3 Overjoyed Joyful Noise Records
2014-09-02 Mister Roper Artist homepage  CD   Mister Roper Red Parlor Records
2014-09-02 Winter, Johnny Artist homepage  CD MP3 Step Back Megaforce
2014-09-09 Adams, Ryan Artist homepage CD MP3 Ryan Adams Blue Note 
2014-09-09 Avi Buffalo Artist homepage   MP3  At Best Cuckold Sub Pop Records
2014-09-09 Brothers Keeper Artist homepage CD MP3 Todd Meadows 8150 Records
2014-09-09 Plant, Robert Artist homepage  CD MP3 lullaby and...The Ceaseless Roar Nonesuch
2014-09-09 Tennis Artist homepage   MP3 Ritual In Repeat Communion
2014-09-09 Wainwright III, Loudon Artist homepage CD MP3 Haven't Got the Blues (Yet) 429 Records
2014-09-16 Douglas, Jerry; Mike Auldrige, Rob Ickes Artist homepage CD   Three Bells Rounder
2014-09-16 Fauntleroys, The [feat A. Escovedo] H     Below the Pink Pony Plowboy Records
2014-09-16 Hanson, Lynne Artist homepage   MP3 River of Sand self
2014-09-16 Scruffy The Cat H     The Good Goodbye: Unreleased Recordings 1984-1990  
2014-09-16 Steelism Artist homepage     615 to Fame Single Lock Records
2014-09-16 Various Artists Artist homepage     Dead Man's Town: A Tribute to Born In The U.S.A. Lightning Rod Records
2014-09-23 Ball, Marcia Artist homepage  CD   Tattooed Lady & The Alligator Man Alligator Records
2014-09-23 May, Imelda Artist homepage CD MP3 Tribal Verve
2014-09-23 Tweedy Artist homepage CD MP3 Sukierae ANTI
2014-09-30 Brown, Pieta Artist homepage      Paradise Outlaw  
2014-09-30 Faithfull, Marianne Artist homepage     Give My Love to London  
2014-09-30 Gerrard, Alice Artist homepage     Follow the Music Tompkins Square
2014-09-30 Owens, Christopher Artist homepage   MP3 A New Testament Turnstile Music
2014-09-30 Rural Alberta Advantage, The Artist homepage     Mended With Gold Saddle Creek
2014-09-30 Sons Of Bill Artist homepage     Love and Logic  
2014-09-30 Trigger Hippy Artist homepage CD   Trigger Hippy Rounder
2014-09-30 Various Artists Artist homepage CD   Link of Chain: A Songwriters Tribute to Chris Smither Signature Sounds
2014-09-30 Weezer Artist homepage     Everything Will Be All Right Republic Records
2014-09-30 Williams, Lucinda Artist homepage     Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone Highway 20 Records
2014-10-07 Browne, Jackson Artist homepage CD MP3 Standing in the Breach Inside Recordings
2014-10-07 Dickerson & Los Straitjackets, Deke Artist homepage     Deke Dickerson Sings The Instrumental Hits Yep Roc
2014-10-07 Field Report Artist homepage     Marigolden Partisan Records
2014-10-07 Graves, Shakey Artist homepage  CD MP3 And the War Came Dualtone
2014-10-28 Lewis, Jerry Lee Artist homepage     Rock & Roll Time Vanguard Records
2014-11 Muck and the Mires Artist homepage     Dial M for Muck Dirty Water Records
2014 Chisel, Cory Artist homepage     Soul Obscura  
2014 Doughboys, The Artist homepage      TBA Ram Records
2014 Flamin' Groovies, The Artist homepage      TBA  
2014 I Was A King Artist homepage CD   Isle of Yours import
2014 McPherson, J.D. Artist homepage     TBA  
2014 Meyers, Augie Artist homepage     Santa Fe  
2014 Travis, Chandler; David Greenberger Artist homepage     Bocce & Bourbon Iddy Biddy
2014 Yoakum, Dwight Artist homepage     TBA Warner Reprise

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