Summer Look Ahead 2006

Bob Boilen speaks with All Things Considered music reviewers Meredith Ochs and Tom Moon about their most anticipated CDs for Summer 2006. Hear sneak previews of new music from Thom Yorke, Johnny Cash, M. Ward and more.

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Summer Look Ahead 2006

The Eraser

Black Swan

  • Artist: Thom Yorke
  • Album: The Eraser
  • Song: Black Swan

Thom Yorke's solo album is due out July 11th from Beggars Group

Note: This is only an excerpt of the song at the label's request.

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  • "Black Swan"
  • Album: The Eraser
  • Artist: Thom Yorke
  • Label: XL
 
Turntable Matinee

Power of the 45

  • Artist: Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys
  • Album: Turntable Matinee
  • Song: Power of the 45

Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys will release Turntable Matinee on July 11th.

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  • "Power of the 45"
  • Album: Turntable Matinee
  • Artist: Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys
 
American V: A Hundred Highways

Like the 309

  • Artist: Johnny Cash
  • Album: American V: A Hundred Highways
  • Song: Like the 309

The fifth installment in Johnny Cash's American Recordings series is due out

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  • "Like the 309"
  • Album: American V: A Hundred Highways
  • Artist: Johnny Cash
 
Post War

Right in the Head

  • Artist: M. Ward
  • Album: Post War
  • Song: Right in the Head

M. Ward's Post War CD will be out from Merge Records on August 22nd.

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  • "Right in the Head"
  • Album: Post War
  • Artist: M. Ward
 
Funnel Cloud

Not California

  • Artist: Hem
  • Album: Funnel Cloud
  • Song: Not California

Hem's next CD, Funnel Cloud is out September 5th.

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  • "Not California"
  • Album: Funnel Cloud
  • Artist: Hem
  • Label: Nettwerk
 
Savane

Savane

  • Artist: Ali Farka TourĂ©
  • Album: Savane
  • Song: Savane

The late guitarist Ali Fara Toure's posthumous release Savane is due out July 17th from Nonesuch Records.

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  • "Savane"
  • Album: Savane
  • Artist: Ali Farka Toure
  • Label: Nonesuch/World Circuit
 
Lenine

Tubi Tupy

  • Artist: Lenine
  • Album: Lenine
  • Song: Tubi Tupy

The Brazilian artist Lenine releases his self-titled CD from Six Degrees on July 6th.

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  • "Tubi Tupy"
  • Album: Lenine
  • Artist: Lenine
  • Label: Six Degrees
 
Dreaming Through the Noise

Blue Caravan

  • Artist:
  • Album:
  • Song: Blue Caravan

Vienna Teng's Dreaming Through the Noise will be available July 25th.

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  • "Blue Caravan"
  • Album: Dreaming Through the Noise
  • Artist: Vienna Teng
 
Tower of Love

Eanie Meanie

  • Artist: Jim Noir
  • Album: Tower of Love [Barsuk]
  • Song: Eanie Meanie

The U.S. release for Jim Noir's Tower of Love is scheduled for August 8th.

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  • "Eanie Meanie"
  • Album: Tower of Love
  • Artist: Jim Noir
  • Label: Barsuk
 

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