Record Rack: A round-up of the week’s new albums, expanded reissues and/or box sets, appearing each Monday on Slicing Up Eyeballs.
RELEASE: Dean Wareham
BACKSTORY: The former Galaxie 500 and Luna frontman this week releases his debut solo full-length album, a nine-song collection produced by My Morning Jacket’s Jim James that follows last year’s Emancipated Hearts mini-LP.
BUY: Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk
RELEASE: In the Glow Madrid 1983
BACKSTORY: The ex-Ultravox frontman this week releases a super-limited — just 500 copies — Region 2 DVD filmed at RTVE’s Madrid TV studio in 1983, featuring five songs off 1981’s The Garden and 1983’s The Golden Section.
The Jasmine Minks
RELEASE: Cut Me Deep: The Anthology 1984-2014
BACKSTORY: The Creation Records indie-pop act is anthologized this week on this 2CD set from Cherry Red Records that includes all four of the band’s albums, released between 1984 and 1989, plus a brand-new song.