Record Rack: A round-up of the week’s new albums, expanded reissues and/or box sets, appearing each Monday on Slicing Up Eyeballs.

Duran Duran, 'All You Need Is Now'ARTIST: Duran Duran
RELEASE: All You Need Is Now
BACKSTORY: The New Wave icons this week release a nine-track digital edition of their first new album in three years, and 13th overall, exclusively via iTunes; CD and vinyl versions, with 12 tracks each, are expected to follow in February. The album is produced by Amy Winehouse hitmaker Mark Ronson. (See tracklist here.)
BUY IT: All You Need Is Now via iTunes

Ride, 'Nowhere'ARTIST: Ride
RELEASE: Nowhere
BACKSTORY: The expanded 20th anniversary 2CD reissue has been delayed until Feb. 1, but this week does see the first-ever U.S. vinyl release of the beloved debut album from the seminal British shoegazers, who were signed to Creation Records in the late ’80s. The new Rhino Records reissue is pressed on 180-gram audiophile vinyl
BUY IT: Nowhere via Amazon.com

 

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