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by Otto Man

Biggest New (Movie) DVD Releases for the Week

Blended (PG-13) - Stars Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore

Belle (PG) - Stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Felton

The Double (-R-) - Stars Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska

Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (PG) - Stars Lea Michele, Dan Aykroyd

The Love Punch (PG-13) - Stars Emma Thompson, Pierce Brosnan

The Normal Heart (-NR-) - Stars Mark Ruffalo, Julia Roberts

Trust Me (-R-) - Stars Clark Gregg, Amanda Peet

TV on DVD:

Criminal Minds : Season 9

Elementary : The Second Season

Haven : The Complete Fourth Season

The League : The Complete Season Five

Portlandia : Season 4

Revenge : The Complete Third Season

Sons of Anarchy : Season Six

The Walking Dead : The Complete Fourth Season

MUSIC on DVD / Blu-ray

Ian Anderson Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson: Thick As a Brick Live in Iceland (filmed and recorded in 2012)

Beyonc Beyonc: Live at Wembley [Instant Video] (2004 concert film)

Foo Fighters Foo Fighters Live at Wembley Stadium [Instant Video] (2008 concert film, with guests Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones)

Metallica Cliff Em All [DVD] (1987 tribute to bassist Cliff Burton, who died a year before in a tour bus accident), A Year and a Half in the Life of Metallica, Part 1 & 2 [DVD] (1992 documentary on the making of the Metallica album), Live Sh*t: Binge & Purge [DVD/CD] (1993 live show), Cunning Stunts [DVD] (1998 concert), S&M [DVD] (documentary on the 1999 concert, conducted by Michael Kamen), The Videos 1989-2004 [DVD]

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

Jeff LeBar (Cinderella guitarist) One for the Road

Randy Bachman Vinyl Tap Tour: Every Song Tells a Story (recorded live at Pantages Playhouse Theatre in Winnipeg in April 2013)

Jill Barber (Canadian singer-songwriter) Fools Gold

Basement Jaxx Junto

Cameron Carpenter (American organist) If You Could Read My Mind [CD/DVD]

John Cowan Sixty (guests: Leon Russell, Alison Krauss, Rodney Crowell, Bernie Leadon, Sam Bush, Chris Hillman, Huey Lewis, Bonnie Bramlett, Ray Benson)

Full Force Full Force: With Love From Our Friends (a self-described True Skool All-Star Project, feat. Faith Evans, Sheila E, Samantha Fox, Raphael Saadiq, Big Daddy Kane, Roxanne Shant, Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam, Regina Belle, Cece Peniston, UTFO, Tevin Campbell, Cheryl Pepsii Riley, Flavor Flav, Shanice, Howard Hewett, Force MDs, etc.)

Ariana Grande My Everything (guests: Iggy Azalea, Jessie J, Nicki Minaj, Big Sean, A$AP Ferg, Zedd, Childish Gambino, The Weeknd, Cashmere Cat)

Robyn Hitchcock The Man Upstairs (an album of covers, some well-known, some not)

KEM Promise to Love

J Mascis Tied to a Star

Tom Maxwell and the Minor Drag (former lead singer of the Squirrel Nut Zippers) Tom Maxwell and the Minor Drag

The New Pornographers Brill Bruisers

Brad Paisley Moonshine in the Trunk

The Rentals Lost in Alphaville

Ty Segall Manipulator

The Young Chrome Cactus

Souls of Mischief There Is Only Now (Deluxe Edition) (with bonus instrumental versions; guest: Snoop Dogg)

ALSO: Reissues (CDs / vinyl)

Asia High Voltage Live [CD/DVD] (recorded July 24, 2010, at the inaugural High Voltage Festival in Victoria Park, London)

Mel Carter Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me: The Best of Mel Carter

Miles Davis Chronicle: The Complete Prestige Recordings 1951-1956 [Box set] (eight discs)

Deep Purple Concerto for Group and Orchestra [180-gram vinyl] (1969 album; remastered)

The Kinks Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One (Deluxe Edition) (1970 album; remastered, with seven bonus tracks and a second disc of demos, instrumentals and rarities)

Bruce Hornsby Solo Concerts (two-CD compilation of 2012-13 performances)

Metallica Master of Puppets [Vinyl] (1986 album; remastered), Metallica [Vinyl] (1991 album; remastered; two LPs), Load [Vinyl] (1996 album; remastered; two LPs), Reload [Vinyl] (1997 album; remastered; two LPs), Garage Inc. [Vinyl] (1998 album; remastered; two LPs), S&M [Vinyl] (1999 album; remastered; two LPs), St. Anger [Vinyl] (2003 album; remastered; two LPs; see related DVDs below)

Various artists XL Recordings: Pay Close Attention (two-CD, 35-song label retrospective; featuring tracks by Adele, Radiohead, The White Stripes, The Prodigy, M.I.A., Bobby Womack, Basement Jaxx; 4LP + DVD; DVD contains 10 music videos)

Rick Nelson The Complete Epic Recordings (41 songs) (Epic / Legacy)

Various artists Essentials of Americana (10 songs)