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by Otto Man

Biggest New (Movie) DVD Releases for the Week

Noah (PG-13) Stars Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly

The Other Woman (PG-13) Stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann

Cuban Fury (-R-) Stars Nick Frost, Chris O'Dowd

Half of a Yellow Sun (-R-) Stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Thandie Newton

Lullaby (-R-) Stars Garrett Hedlund, Richard Jenkins

The Protector 2 (-R-) Stars Tony Jaa, RZA

TV on DVD:

American Dad : Volume 9

Twin Peaks : The Entire Mystery

MUSIC on DVD / Blu-ray

Various artists Country Classic Singers [DVD] (five-disc set features Marty Robbins, George Jones, Hank Williams, Patsy Cline and Waylon Jennings)

Various artists Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace and Music 40th Anniversary Revisited, Directors Cut [Blu-ray] (1970 documentary film; three discs)

New Music Tuesday-- Biggest New CD Releases (ALL FORMATS)

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Hypnotic Eye

Theory of a Deadman SaVages

Adelitas Way Stuck

Eric Clapton & Friends The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale (guests: Tom Petty, John Mayer, Willie Nelson, Mark Knopfler, Derek Trucks and Cales widow Christine Lakeland)

Marc Broussard A Life Worth Living (a tribute to his late grandmother)

Paul Brown Truth B Told (guests: Larry Carlton, Dave Koz, Richard Elliot, Euge Groove, Darren Rahn, Najee, Wendy Moten, Greg Adams, Ricky Lawson)

Dark Lotus The Mud, Water, Air & Blood (hip-hop supergroups first album in more than six years)

Land Observations (aka musician James Brooks) The Grand Tour

Jenny Lewis The Voyager

The Muffs Whoop Dee Doo (the Kim Shattuck-led bands first album of new material in a decade;)

Various artists Beck Song Reader (covers of the 20 songs on Becks 2012 sheet-music album, featuring Jack White, Jarvis Cocker, Laura Marling, Sparks, Loudon Wainwright III, Norah Jones, Fun., Jack Black, etc.)

Various artists Get On Up: The James Brown Story Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (biopic, directed by Tate Taylor, opens in theaters Aug. 1; Chadwick Boseman stars as Brown)

Jody Watley Paradise (six-song EP)

ALSO: Reissues (CDs / vinyl)

The Everly Brothers The Cadence Sessions 1957-1960 (19 tracks, with rare studio chatter)

The Kinks The Essential Kinks (two CDs)

*NSYNC The Essential *NSYNC (two CDs)