Jun 3, 2009

SLOWTRAIN WEEKLY NEWSLETTER SUMMARY

New this week
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slowtrainNEIL YOUNG Archives Box - $89.99 CD
This is the first volume of the Neil Young Archives series of box sets, produced by Neil Young himself. This series is the definitive, comprehensive, chronological survey of his entire body of work. Volume I covers the period from his earliest recordings with the Squires in Winnipeg, 1963, through to his classic 1972 album, Harvest and beyond, including studio and live tracks with the legendary Buffalo Springfield, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, and Neil Young with Crazy Horse. This CD edition contains 8 discs, each in its own custom sleeve, with a total of 116 tracks, all presented in HDCD quality sound, and featuring over 40 previously unreleased songs, versions, mixes, or rare tracks. This edition is housed in a custom disc keeper holding the 8 sleeved discs, a descriptive booklet, and a foldout archives poster. Also available as a DVD box and BluRay by special order only.

slowtrainDAVE MATTHEWS BAND Big Whiskey & The Groogrux King - $12.99 CD/$19.99 Deluxe
Dave Matthew's highly anticipated first studio album in four years. Produced by Rob Cavallo (Green Day, My Chemical Romance), Big Whiskey has been hailed by Rolling Stone as the group's "heaviest album yet, both musically and emotionally." The deluxe version adds a DVD documenting the making of the new album. FREE BONUS 7" w/PURCHASE


Eels, click to listenEELS Hombre Lobo: 12 Songs of Desire - $11.99 CD
The seventh studio album from the ever-changing project led by singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Mark Oliver Everett (aka E). Hombre Lobo was recorded entirely at E's studio in Los Angeles with Koool G Murder (bass, keyboards and guitar) and Knuckles (drums and percussion).


Elvis Costello, click here to listenElvis Costello
- Secret, Profane and Sugarcane $14.99 CD
Chris & Anna's pick of the week!

New album -- produced by T Bone Burnett and recorded by Mike Piersante during a three-day session at Nashville's Sound Emporium Studio.Joining Costello were Jerry Douglas (dobro), Stuart Duncan (fiddle), Mike Compton (mandolin), Jeff Taylor (accordion) and Dennis Crouch (double bass), some of the most highly regarded recording artists and musicians in traditional American country music, bluegrass and beyond. Also features a duet with Emmylou Harris.

Also available
Jeff Buckley Grace Around the World ($15.99 CD), Girl in a Coma Trio BC ($9.99 CD), Ween All Request Live ($12.99 CD), Big Business Mind the Drift ($12.99 CD), Sounds Crossing the Rubicon ($10.99 CD), Meat Puppets Sewn Together ($12.99 CD), 311 Uplifter ($13.99 CD, Free translucent green 7" w/Purchase), The Warlocks The Mirror Explodes ($11.99 CD),and more...

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