New Releases — November 18, 2013 at 12:07 am

New releases: The Waterboys’ ‘Fisherman’s Box,’ plus Soulsavers, Tears For Fears’ Curt Smith

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


The WaterboysThe Waterboys

RELEASE: Fisherman’s Box
BACKSTORY: A month after Mike Scott released a 7CD/1LP box set featuring the complete Fisherman’s Blues sessions from 1986 to 1988 comes a slightly slimmed-down 6CD version, out this week in the U.K.



RELEASE: The Light The Dead See
BACKSTORY: The 2012 album from Soulsavers featuring Depeche Mode’s Dave Gahan is reissued this week with a bonus DVD featuring the group’s one-off performance with Gahan in Hollywood.


Curt Smith, 'Deceptively Heavy'Curt Smith

RELEASE: Deceptively Heavy
BACKSTORY: The Tears For Fears co-founder this week releases a physical CD version of his latest solo record, featuring songs such as “Beautiful Failure” and “Some Secrets,” which was first issued digitally this past summer.



One Comment

  1. Think Fisherman’s Box will remain UK only?

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