Upcoming: New releases (CD/DVD) October 2018 – December 2018

Compiled by Jason Ritchie

Bad Touch - Shake A Leg

October

2nd
LED ZEPPELIN by LED ZEPPELIN Reel Art Press (50th anniversary illustrated book)

5th
ANTHRAX ‘State Of Euphoria’ (30th anniversary re-issue) Island Records
BAD TOUCH ‘Shake A Leg’ Marshall Records
BEHEMOTH ‘I Loved You At Your Darkest’
MATT BERRY ‘Television Themes’
THE BREW ‘Art Of Persuasion’ Napalm Records
LINDSAY BUCKINGHAM ‘Solo Anthology: The Best Of Lindsey Buckingham’ (3CD) Rhino Records
COHEED AND CAMBRIA ‘Vaxis – Act I: The Unheavenly Creatures’
DAMANEK ‘In Flight’
ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN ‘The Stars, The Oceans & The Moon’
ELECTRIC SIX ‘Bride Of The Devil’ Metropolis Records
HANK ERIX (HOUSTON) ‘Nothing But True’ Livewire/Cargo Records
STEVE HACKETT ‘Broken Skies – Outspread Wings (1984 – 2006)’ (limited edition 6CD/2DVD)
IQ ‘Ever’ (25th anniversary re-issue)
LEAH ‘The Quest’ Inner Wound Recordings (features NIGHTWISH & ex-DELAIN members)
JOHN LENNON ‘Imagine’ & ‘Gimme Some Truth’ (DVD/BluRay) Eagle Vision
JOHN LENOON ‘Imagine The Ultimate Collection’
KATIE MELUA ‘The Ultimate Collection’ BMG
STEVE PERRY ‘Traces’ Universal
YOU ME AT SIX ‘VI’ AWAL

12th
ATREYU ‘In Our Wake’ Spinefarm
DAVID BOWIE ‘Loving The Alien (1983-1988)’ (box set) Parlophone Records
DEL BROMHAM ‘White Feather’ Esoteric Records
CITY OF THIEVES ‘Beast Reality’ Frontiers
ERIC CLAPTON ‘Merry Xmas’
ELVIS COSTELLO & THE IMPOSTERS ‘Look Now’
CRAZY LIXX ‘Loud Minority’ (re-issue with bonus songs) Frontiers
CREYE S/T Frontiers
DAVE DAVIES ‘Decade’ Red River Entertainment/Green Amp Records
EVANESCENCE ‘Synthesis Live’
GAMA BOMB ‘Speed Between The Lines’ AFM Records
GLASSHAMMER ‘Chronomonaut’
Impellitteri ‘The Nature of the Beast’ Frontiers
KADAVAR ‘Live in Copenhagen’ Nuclear Blast
LONDON ‘Call That Girl’
TOM MORELLO ‘The Atlas Underground’
NAZARETH ‘Tattooed On My Brain’ Frontiers
TOM ODELL ‘Jubilee Road’
PRIMAL SCREAM ‘Give Out But Don’t Give Up – The Original Memphis Recordings’
SANGUINE HUM ‘Now We Have Power’ Bad Elephant Music
SEVENTH WONDER ‘Tiara’ Frontiers
TERRORIZER ‘Caustic Attack’ The End Records
TOTO ‘All In’ (complete albums box set & extras) Legacy
VOLA ‘Applause Of A Distant Crowd’ Mascot Records
RICK WAKEMAN ‘Piano Odyssey’

19th
AMARANTHE ‘Helix’ Spinefarm Records
ARION ‘Life Is Not Beautiful’ AFM Records
RICHARD ASHCROFT ‘Natural Rebel’
BE THE WOLF ‘Empress’ Scarlet Records
BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY OST (includes Live Aid recordings & re-recording of ‘Doing All Right’ by Smile)
DISTURED ‘Evolution’ Reprise Records
ACE FREHLEY ‘Spaceman’ eOne/SPV
GRETA VAN FLEET ‘Anthem Of The Peaceful Army’ Lava/Republic Records
HEARTS ON FIRE ‘Call Of Destiny’ MelodicRock Records
KISS ‘The Solo Albums – 40th Anniversary Collection’ Casablanca/UME
MIDNITE CITY ‘There Goes The Neighbourhood’ AOR Heaven
ALDO NOVA ’2′ Megaforce
SALIVA ’10 Lives’
SEMISONIC ‘Feeling Strangely Fine’ (20th anniversary re-issue)
SHINING ‘Animal’ Spinefarm Records
SOULFLY ‘Ritual’ Nuclear Blast
SUPERDRONE ‘Superdrone 2′
WHITESNAKE ‘Unzipped’ (5CD/DVD) (acoustic)

26th
ANATHEMA ‘Internal Landscapes 2008-2018′ Kscope
AYREON ‘Into The Electric Castle’ (20th anniversary edition) Music Theories Recordings/Mascot Label Group
BLACKBERRY SMOKE ‘The Southern Ground Sessions’ (EP)
BLOODBATH ‘The Arrow of Satan is Drawn’ Peaceville
THE BLUE STONES ‘Balck Holes’
DAVID CROSBY ‘Here If You Listen’
BOB DAISLEY AND FRIENDS ‘A Tribute To Gary Moore’
ARTHUR BROWN ‘The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown Box Set’
WARREL DANE ‘Shadow Work’ Century Media
FIFTH ANGEL ‘The Third Secret’ Nuclear Blast
GREENSLADE ‘Spyglass Guest’ (Remastered & Expanded 2CD) Esoteric
HATE ETERNAL ‘Upon Desolate Sands’ Season Of Mist
HAKEN ‘Vector’ Inside Out
HEAVEN’S TRAIL ‘Lethal Mind’ Escape Music
HELLOWEEN ‘Starlight – The Noise Years Collection’ (LP)
INTO ETERNITY ‘Fringes Of Psychosis’
JESUS JONES ‘Voyages’
JUNKYARD ‘Shut Up – We’re Trying’ To Practice’ (re-issue) Cleopatra Records
THE KINKS ‘The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society’ BMG (50th anniversary edition)
NOTHGARD ‘Malady X’ Metal Blade Records
PERFECT VIEW ‘Timeless’ Lions Pride Music
TED POLEY ‘Modern Art’
Anthony Phillips ‘Field Day’ (2CD/1DVD Digipak Edition) Esoteric
SAXON ‘The Eagle Has Landed – Live’ (re-issue)
SKULL FIST ‘Way Of The Road’
TIM STAFELL ‘Two Soon’
STRIKER ‘Play To Win’
THE STRUTS ‘Young & Dangerous’
THEM ‘Manor of the Seven Gables’ SPV/Steanmhammer
WHITE WIDDOW ‘Victory’ AOR Records

November

2nd
ARSIS ‘Visitant’ Nuclear Blast
DEAD CAN DANCE ‘Dionysus’
EDEN’S CURSE ‘Testament – The Best Of’ AFM Records
MARIANNE FAITHFUL ‘Negatove Capability’ BMG
METALLICA ‘…And Justice For All’ (30th anniversary re-issue)
THE MOODY BLUES ‘In Search Of The Lost Chord’ (50th aniversary edition) UMC
MOTT THE HOOPLE ‘Mental Train (The Island years 1969-71)’ UMC (6CD box set)
THE NEAL MORSE BAND ‘Morsefest! 2017′
OPETH ‘Garden Of The Titans: Live At Red Rocks Amphitheater’ Moderbolaget Records/Nuclear Blast
THE PRODIGY ‘No Tourists’ BMG
ROADKILL ‘Rules By Machines’ MelodicRock Records
SICK OF IT ALL ‘Wake the Sleeping Dragon’ Century Media
TENACIOUS D ‘Post-Apocalypto’
MIKE TRAMP ‘Capricorn’ (20th anniversary re-issue)
STEVEN WILSON ‘Home Invasion’ (2CD/DVD, BluRay) Eagle Rock
WITHERFALL ‘ A Prelude To Sorrow’ Century Media Records

9th
BURNING WITCHES ‘Hexenhammer’ Nuclear Blast
FLOTSAM AND JETSAM ‘The End Of Chaos’ AFM Records
GREENLEAF ‘Here The Rivers’ Napalm Records
RIKARD SJOBLOM’S GUNGFLY ‘Friendship’ Inside Out
HANSON ‘String Theory’ (double album)
TROND HOLTER (Dracula 2) ‘Vlad The Impaler’ Frontiers
JETHRO TULL ‘This Was’ (3CD/DVD 50th anniversary re-issue)
DAMON JOHNSON (BLACK STAR RIDERS) ‘Memoirs Of An Uprising’
LACUNA COIL ‘The 119 Show – Live in London’
JAKE E. LEE’S RED DRAGON CARTEL ‘Patina’ Frontiers
J MASCIS ‘Electric Days’ Sub Pop
MUSE ‘Simulation Theory’
NORDIC UNION ‘Second Coming’ Frontiers
STEPHEN PEARCY (RATT) ‘View To A Thrill’ Frontiers
DAVID REECE (ex-ACCEPT/BONFIRE) ‘Resilient Heart’ Mighty Music
JON SPENCER ‘Sings All The Hits’ Red Records
TEN ‘Illumanti’ Frontiers
TEN YEARS AFTER ‘Live At Fillmore East’ (3LP & LP Reissue)

16th
Be Bop Deluxe ‘Sunburst Finish’ (2CD Remastered & Expanded Edition) Esoteric
CHRIS CONNELL ‘Best Of’ Universal
JEAN-MICHEL JARRE ‘Equinoxe Infinity’
MARK KNOPFLER ‘Down The Road Wherever’ Universal/Virgin EMI
P.O.D. ‘Circles’ Mascot Records
THE SMASHING PUMPKINS ‘Shiny And Oh So Bright, Vol. 1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun.’ Martha’s Music/Napalm Records
THE TANGENT ‘Proxy’ Inside Out
VARIOUS ‘Confessin’ The Blues’ (blues songs chosen by THE ROLLING STONES) BMG

23rd
ACCEPT ‘Symphonic Terror – Live At Wacken 2017′ Nuclear Blast
AFRO CELT SOUNDSYSTEM ‘Flight’ ECC Records
MICHAEL ARMSTRONG ‘Looking For The World’
CATTLE DECAPITATION ‘Medium Rarities’ Metal Blade Records
DAN REED NETWORK ‘Origins’ Zero One Entertainment
THE ELECTRIC BOYS ‘The Ghsot Ward Diaries’ Mighty Muisc
THE FLOWER KINGS ‘Manifesto Of An Alchemist’ Inside Out
AMY MACDONALD ‘Woman Of The World : The Best of 2007-2018′
MARILLION ‘Clutching At Straws’ (4CD box set)
VADENBURG’S MOONKINGS ‘Rugged and Unplugged’ Mascot
SODOM ‘Partisan’ (EP) SPV/Steamhammer
VIRGIN STEELE ‘Seven Devils Moonshine’ (5CD box set) SPV/Steamhammer

26th
CREAM ‘God Save The Cream – Farewell Concert’ (DVD box set)

30th
THE BEATLES ‘Home and Away ’64-’66′ (vinyl box set) Pledge Music
Franke & The Knockouts ‘Complete Collection’ (box set)
HUSH ‘If You Smile’
MIKE & THE MECHANICS ‘The Living Years’ (30th anniversary edition)

TBA
BRETT WALKER ‘Last Parade’ MelodicRock Records (box set)

December

7th
ALCATRAZZ ‘Parole Denied – Live’ (Japanese reunion concert from 2017 2CD/DVD) Frontiers
DEVIL’S HAND S/T (MIKE SLAMER & ANDREW FREEMAN of LAST IN LINE) Frontiers
Johnny Gioeli (HARDLINE/AXEL RUDI PELL) ‘One Voice’ Frontiers
MAGIC DANCE ‘New Eyes’ Frontiers
PALACE ‘Binary Music’ Frontiers
STATE OF SALAZAR ‘Superhero’ Frontiers
STEELHEART ‘Rock’N Milan’ Frontiers

14th
WITHIN TEMPTATION ‘Resist’

21st
SHADOW DOMAIN ‘Digital Divide’

TBA
GOTTHARD ‘Defrosted II’

2018 – TBA

AXE ‘The Last Offering’ Escape Music
SEB BACH TBA
DEADLY CIRCUS FIRE TBA
DEATH DEALER TBA
DIAMOND HEAD TBA
DIO’S DISCIPLES TBA
DOKKEN TBA
ENTOMBED A.D. TBA
EXODUS TBA
FAHRAN ‘Vapours’
FOLLOW THE CIPHER TBA Nuclear Blast
LITA FORD TBA
FROST* (live album) Inside Out
GATHERING OF KINGS TBA (features members of H.E.A.T. Masterplan, Eclipse)
PAUL GILBERT ‘Behold Electric Guitar’ Pledge Music
DAVE HANSON TBA Pledge Music
HELLOWEEN ‘Live In Madrid’
HUNTER AND THE BEAR TBA
INCOGNITO Kivel Records (featores TYKETTO & FIREHOUSE members)
ILLUMINATE (features IAN JONES of KARNATAKA & Agnieszka Swita)
IMMORTAL TBA Nuclear Blast
IN CONTINUUM TBA (features DAVE KERZNER ex-SOUND OF CONTACT plus guests from YES, MARILLION)
LANCE KING ‘ReProgram’ Pledge Music
AVRIL LAVINGE TBA
LAWLESS TBA
LEATHERWOLF TBA
LEVERAGE TBA
LILLIAN AXE ‘From Womb To Tomb’
LIONHEART TBA
LUNA ROSA TBA
MARTIE PETERS GROUP TBA MelodicRock Records
TONY MARTIN ‘Book Of Shadows’
METAL CHURCH TBA
CORMAC NEESON (THE ANSWER) ‘White Feather’
Sirenia ‘Arcane Astral Aeons’ Napalm Records
STONE SOUR TBA
TANGO DOWN TBA
THE THREE TREMORS TBA (features TIM ‘Ripper’ OWENS)
BERNIE TORME ‘Shadowland’ (2CD) Pledge Music
TOTO (re-issues with bonus songs) Sony
THE TREATMENT TBA
VOODOO SIX TBA
VOODOO VEGAS TBA Pledge Music
JOHN YOUNG (LIFESIGNS) ‘Significance’ (re-issue)

2019

January

11th
BRING ME THE HORIZON ‘Amo’

19th
ARCHER NATION ‘Beneath The Dream’ EMP
STEPHEN DALE PETIT ’2020 Visions’

25th
JETBOY ‘Born To Fly’ Frontiers
STARBREAKER ‘Dysphoria’ Frontiers

TBA
AVANTASIA ‘Moonglow’ Nuclear Blast
THE CIRCLE ‘Space Between’ (feaures SAMMY HAGAR, JASON BONHAM, VIC JOHNSON & MICHAEL ANTHONY
EVERGREY ‘The Atlantic’ AFM Records
PANIC ROOM TBA

February

1st
WHITE LIES ‘Five’

22nd
ROCK GODDESS ‘This Time’

TBA
INGLORIOUS TBA

March

TBA
CHILDREN OF BODOM TBA
LA GUNS ‘Wasn’t Tomorrow Great’

April

TBA
BIG BIG TRAIN TBA
THE END (WARRANT’s Robert Mason plus DOKKEN’s George Lynch, Jeff Pilson & Mick Brown) TBA Frontiers

May

TBA
TYGERS OF PAN TANG TBA Mighty Music

TBA
ARCH/MATHEOS TBA Metal Blade Records
ARMOURED SAINT TBA
BATTLE BEAST TBA
BLACK STAR RIDERS TBA
BIFF BYFORD (SAXON) TBA
CATS IN SPACE TBA
DARE TBA
DIRTY THRILLS TBA Frontiers
DOWN N’OUTZ TBA Frontiers
DREAM THEATER TBA Inside Out
FAITHSEDGE TBA
HEATHER FINDLAY TBA
FISH ‘Weltschmerz’ (his final studio album)
FORTUNE TBA Frontiers
HELIX TBA
HELLOWEEN (live album) Nuclear Blast
NEIL INNES TBA Pledge Music
KILL SWITCH ENGAGE TBA
KILLER DWARFS TBA EMP
KING OF HEARTS TBA
LYNCH MOB TBA
MASON HILL TBA Frontiers
MASTERS OF CEREMONY TBA Frontiers
MEGADETH TBA
NEAL MORSE PROJECT ‘Jesus Christ – The Exorcist’ Frontiers
OVERKILL TBA
ALAN PARSONS TBA Frontiers
JIM PETERIK’S WORLD STAGE ‘Winds Of Change’ Frontiers
PRETTY MAIDS TBA
PRIMAL FEAR TBA Nuclear Blast
SABATON TBA Nuclear Blast
SACRED REICH TBA Metal Blade Records
SLIPKNOT TBA
SOILWORK TBA Nuclear Blast
SPREAD EAGLE TBA Frontiers
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN TBA
STRATOVARIUS TBA
TEN (all their backlist re-issued) Frontiers
TESLA ‘Shock’ Frontiers
TESTAMENT TBA
TOOL TBA
TORA TORA TBA Frontiers
TOSELAND TBA Frontiers
DANNY VAUGHN (TYKETTO) ‘Myths, Legends & Lies’
VICE VALO (ex-HIM) & AGENTS TBA
WAITING FOR MONDAY TBA Frontiers
WHITESNAKE ‘Flesh And Blood’ Frontiers & Rhino/Atlantic
ROB ZOMBIE TBA

2020 – TBA
HELLOWEEN TBA Nuclear Blast (includes MICHAEL KISKE & KAI HANSEN)
NIGHTWISH TBA Nuclear Blast

In the works…no set date as yet
AEROSMITH TBA
ANTHRAX TBA (recording starts Jan 2019) Nuclear Blast
STEVE AUGERI (ex-JOURNEY/TYKETTO) ‘In The Moment’ TBA
BATON ROGUE TBA Frontiers
DAVE BICKLER (ex-SURVIVOR) ‘Darklight’
BLACKTOP MOJO TBA
CAMEL TBA
CONNY BLOOM (THE ELECTRIC BOYS) TBA
BUCKCHERRY TBA
CHEAP TRICK TBA
CHICKENFOOT TBA (band back in the studio later this year)
ALICE COOPER TBA
CREDO TBA
DANGEROUS TOYS TBA EMP Music
DANTE FOX TBA
DARKTHRONE TBA
DEF LEPPARD TBA
BRUCE DICKINSON TBA
EDGE OF FOREVER TBA Frontiers
DOMAIN TBA
EXTREME TBA
FEAR FACTORY TBA
FLEETWOOD MAC TBA
JOHN FOGERTY TBA
FROST* TBA Inside Out
DAVE GILMOUR TBA
LOU GRAMM TBA
GRIM REAPER TBA
GYPSY ROSE TBA
TOBY HITCHCOCK (PRIDE OF LIONS) TBA
HOLLYWOOD VAMPIRES TBA
INTENSE TBA
JORN TBA (box set) Frontiers
KELLY KEAGY (NIGHT RANGER) TBA
NEIL KERNON TBA (recording underway)
KING DIAMOND TBA (recording underway)
KING KOBRA TBA
KING’S X TBA Inside Out
THE KINKS TBA
LAND OF TALES S/T Frontiers
LAST IN LINE TBA Frontiers
LIFESIGNS TBA
MANOWAR TBA
MICK MARS (MOTLEY CRUE) TBA
MASTODON TBA
MICHAEL THOMPSON BAND TBA Frontiers
MOTLEY CRUE (4 new songs for biopic ‘The Dirt’ soundtrack)
MR BIG TBA
MY DYING BRIDE TBA Nuclear Blast
ED O’BRIEN TBA (RADIOHEAD guitarist)
THE OFFSPRING TBA
OPETH TBA
OZZY OSBOURNE TBA
PAPA ROACH TBA
PEARL JAM TBA
TED POLEY TBA Frontiers
PRONG TBA
QUEENSRYCHE TBA Pledge Music
RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE TBA
RAMMSTEIN TBA
RATT TBA
RAVEN TBA SPV
KANE ROBERTS TBA Frontiers (inc. ALICE COPPER & KIP WINGER)
ROXY BLUE TBA Frontiers
SCORPIONS TBA
SHADOWSPELL TBA Frontiers
SHARK ISLAND TBA
TOMMY SHAW (STYX) TBA
THE SIGN TBA
SILVER TBA (MICHAEL VOSS on vocals)
SKID ROW TBA (with new vocalist ZP Theart)
Soleil Moon TBA Frontiers
SPIRITS OF FIRE (features TIM ‘Ripper’ OWENS & CHRIS CAFFERY) TBA Frontiers
STATE COWS ‘Challenge’
TYKETTO TBA
BUTCH WALKER TBA
WARLORD TBA Frontiers
WAYSTED TBA (rumoured to have DEF LEPPARD’s JOE ELLIOT guesting on vocals but no PAUL CHAPMAN involved)
WHISKEY MYERS TBA
THE WILDHEARTS TBA
THE WINERY DOGS TBA
WORK OF ART TBA Frontiers
THE YARDBIRDS TBA
JOHN YOUNG (LIESIGNS) TBA
XYZ TBA

Release date unknown…may not happen
AC/DC TBA (rumoured to be recording in Vancover as at Aug 2018)
ACID FOR BLOOD TBA (features FRANKIE BANALI & PAUL SABU)
ALLIANCE TBA Escape Music
THE ALMIGHTY TBA
ASIA TBA (on hold following JOHN WETTON’s death)
BLACKWELDER (featuring vocalsit Ralf Scheepers PRIMAL FEAR/ex-GAMMA RAY)
BRIGADE TBA (features Howard Leese, Robin McAuley, James Kottak, Jason Boyleston)
BRIGHTON ROCK TBA Frontiers
BRITNY FOX TBA (with TOMMY PARIS on vocals)
BURNING RAIN TBA
GLEN BURTNICK TBA
VIVIAN CAMPBELL (DEF LEPPARD) TBA
COLD TBA Napalm Records
DAMN YANKEES TBA (third album recorded but never released to date)
FINAL FRONTIER TBA
FIREHOUSE TBA
FOREIGNER (live 40th anniversary show with LOU GRAMM & other ex-members)
GUNS N ROSES TBA (possible guest appearance from Slash)
GUNZO TBA (includes Tracii Gunns & Rudy Sarzo)
TONY IOMMI & TONY MARTIN TBA (possibly an EP)
LEMMY (solo album)
HUEY LEWIS & THE NEWS TBA
MADISON PAIGE TBA Indie
MAGELLAN TBA
ALDO NOVA TBA
JIMMY PAGE (archive material release)
POISON TBA (unlikely at present)
PAUL RODGERS TBA (new songs)
DAVE LEE ROTH TBA (album already recorded featuring John 5)
SHAW/BLADES ‘Influence II’ (Covers album) TBA
STARZ TBA Frontiers (delayed from 2016)
THE STONE ROSES TBA
JOHN SYKES TBA
UNDERWORLD TBA featuring Kee Marcello (ex-Europe) on guitars/vocals; Steve Augeri (ex-Journey) on vocals; drummer Virgil Donati and Svante Henryson on bass/cello (no update since intial announcement in 2014)
VAN HALEN TBA (highly unlikely but we can always hope!)
VELVET REVOLVER TBA (on hold until a new vocalist is found)


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Power Plays w/c 17 September 2018

THE PINEAPPLE THIEF Try As I Might (KScope)
JAWBONE Two Million Heartbeats (indie)
BAD TOUCH Hammer Falls (Marshall Records)
SARI SCHORR Thank You (Manhaton)
MALLEN Polarity (indie)

Featured Albums w/c 17 September (Mon-Fri)

09:00-12:00 GIOELI-CASTRONOVO Set The World On Fire (Frontiers)
12:00-13:00 FEDERAL CHARM Passenger (indie)
14:00-16:00 PAUL CARRACK These Days (Carrack-UK)

Albums That Time Forgot (Mon-Fri)

18:00-19:00 JOURNEY Raised On Radio (1986)



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