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Cool Spins Archive


16 Horsepower:
46664:The Event

Adams, John:
On the Transmigration of Souls
Adcock, C.C. Lafayette Marquis
Air: The Virgin Suicides Original Motion Picture Score
Adler & Hearne: To the Heart
Ali Farka Toure:Niafunke
ALO:Fly Between Falls
Alright, This Time, Just the Girls
Alvin, Dave:West of the West
Ambel, Eric:Knucklehead
The American Folk Blues Festival (1962-1966), Vols. 1 and 2
American History X: Original Film Score by Anne Dudley
Amos, Tori:Strange Little Girls
Anderson, Laurie:Life on a String
Antony & The Johnsons:I Am a Bird Now
Arcade Fire:The The Arcade Fire EP
Archers of Loaf:White Trash Heroes
Arctic Monkeys:Favourite Worst Nightmare
Armstrong, Louis:An American Icon
Ash:Free All Angels
Assad, Badi:Chameleon
Audio: The Movie
Avenged Sevenfold:Avenged Sevenfold

The Bad Plus:
The Band:Jubilation
Beck:Mutations, Guero
Belden, Bob:Black Dahlia
Benet, Eric:A Day in the Life
Tony Bennett and k.d. lang:A Wonderful World
The Best of Townes Van Zandt
Bird, Andrew:Andrew Bird & The Mysterious Production of Eggs
Bissonnette, Christopher:Periphery
Blaqk Audio:CexCells
The Blind Boys of Alabama:Spirit of the Century
Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys:Legends of Country Music
Bonney & Buzz:Rock-Ola
Bourbon Princess:Dark of Days
Bowie, David:A Reality Tour
BR549:This Is BR549
Bringing It All Back Home Vol. 2
Brokeback Mountain soundtrack
Brian Setzer Orchestra:Christmas Rocks—The Best of Collection
Brown, Clarence “Gatemouth”:Timeless
Brown, Kofy:Skinny and Tight
Browne, Jackson:The Naked Ride Home
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band:Live In Barcelona
Buena Vista Social Club Presents Ibrahim Ferrer (World Circuit/Nonesuch); Eliades Ochoa: Sublime Ilusion
Built to Spill:You In Reverse
Burke, Solomon:Don’t Give Up on Me

Johnny Cash:
A Concert Behind Prison Walls
Caught in the Webb, A Tribute to Webb Pierce
Celebrating Brian Wilson
Vic Chesnutt:The Salesman and Bernadette
The Chieftains:Water From the Well
Eric Clapton:Blues
Classic Rock From San Francisco
Clear Static:Clear Static
Clem Snide:Soft Spot
Vassar Clements:Livin’ With the Blues
The Comedy Harmonists:Auf Wiederseh’n
Ry Cooder and Manuel Galban:Mambo Sinuendo
Cook, Jesse:Live In Montreal
Corgan, Billy:TheFuture — Embrace
Hugh Cornwell:Black Hair, Black Eyes, Black Suit
Elvis Costello:Momofuku, North , Live In Memphis DVD , My Flame Burns Blue, The River in Reverse
The Crusaders:Rural Renewal
The Cure:Bloodflowers

Darol Anger’s Republic of Strings:
Generation Nation
Dave Alvin and The Guilty Men:Out In California
David Nelson Band:Visions Under the Moon
Miles Davis:The Complete Bitches Brew Sessions (August 1969-February 1970)
Paul de Benedictis:Quintets

Default:One Thing Remains
Vegas Demilo:Before It Gets Old
The Derailers:Here Come the Derailers
Dixie Dregs:Live At Montreux 1978
Donna the Buffalo:Live From the American Ballroom
BeauSoleil Avec Michael Doucet:Gitane Cajun
Dr. John & The Lower 911:Sippiana Hericane
Bob Dylan:Love and Theft , The Bootleg Series, Vol. 5: Live 1975, Rolling Thunder Revue

The Eagles:Long Road Out of Eden
Eagles of Death Metal:
Death by Sexy
Stacey Earle:Simple Gearle
Steve Earle & the Del McCoury Band:The Mountain
Steve Earle:Townes
Eels:Daisies of the Galaxy
Electric Light Orchestra:Zoom
Eli Young Band:Level
Ellington, Duke:The Centennial Collection
Enya:And Winter Came
Enjoy Every Sandwich:The Songs of Warren Zevon
Eric Bibb, Rory Block, Maria Muldaur:Sisters and Brothers
Faith Evans:Keep the Faith

Lo Faber:
Henry’s House
Faithless:To All New Arrivals
Fats Domino:Goin’ Home: A Tribute to Fats Domino

Lee Feldman:The Man in a Jupiter Hat
Bryan Ferry:Uncovers Other Sides of Bob Dylan
Broun Fellinis:Out Through the N Door
Scott Fisher & 1 A.M. Approach:Step Into the Future
Joe Flood:Cripplin’ Crutch
Rosie Flores:Any Old Time (Songs of Jimmie Rodgers)
Fountains of Wayne:Out-of-State Plates
Fox, Mimi:Perpetually Hip
Friends of Old Time Music:The Folk Arrival 1961-1965
Frisell, Bill:East/West
Fusion for Miles:A Guitar Tribute

Jerry Garcia and David Grisman:
Grateful Dawg
Gigi:Gigi , Gold and Wax
Ginuwine:100% Ginuwine
The Go-Go’s:God Bless the Go-Go’s
Goapele:Even Closer
Gongzilla:East Village Sessions
Good Rockin’ Tonight—The Legacy of Sun Records
Gospel Music
Government Mule:The Deep End, Vol. 1
The Grant Green Retrospective (
Gravity Kills:Superstarved
Green Day:21st Century Breakdown

Al Green:I Can’t Stop
Peter Green With Nigel Watson and Splinter Group:Hot Foot Powder
Greene, Jackie:American Myth
David Grisman’s Acoustic Christmas , Dawgnation
Groundbreaking Country Music From Cash and Friends
Guided By Voices:Do the Collapse
Gwenmars:Driving a Million
The Gypsy Hombres:Django Bells

Hancock, Herbie:
Hancoff, Steve:The Single Petal of a Rose: Duke Ellington for Solo Guitar, Vol. 2
Hamilton, Dirk:More Songs From My Cool Life
James Hardway:What a Night! A Christmas Album
George Harrison:Brainwashed
Harry Connick Jr.:Brainwashed

Lee Hazelwood:Cowboy in Sweden
Hearing Is Believing:The Jack Nitzsche Story (1962-1979)
Levon Helm:Dirt Farmer
Joe Henry:Civilians
Heygoods:The Fleetwood Skynyrd
Higher Ground Hurricane Relief Benefit
Missy Higgins:On a Clear Night
Anthony Hindson & Friends:It’s a Curious Life
Hipster’s Holiday
Louise Hoffsten:Knackebrod Blues
Hot Club of Cowtown:Continental Stomp

I Believe to My Soul
The I-10 Chronicles/2 One More for the Road
Imogen Heap:I Megaphone
Chris Isaak:Always Got Tonight
It’ll Come to You: The Songs of John Hiatt
Eileen Ivers:An Nollaig—An Irish Christmas

JA Rule:
Jack Smith and the Rockabilly Planet:Cruel Red
Javon Jackson:Pleasant Valley
Jakalope:it dreams
Jimi Plays Berkeley

Jingle Bell Jazz
Johnson, Eric: Anaheim
Jones, George:Cold Hard Truth
Jones, Norah: Live from Austin TX
Julian, Richard:Slow New York

Dennis Kamakahi:
Jorma Kaukonen:Blue Country Heart
KCRW’s Sounds Eclectic Too
Keane:Hopes and Fears
Robert Earl Keen:Gravitational Forces
Salif Keita:Moffou
Kenna:Make Sure They See My Face
King Curtis:King Curtis Plays The Great Memphis Hits/King Size Soul
King’s College Choir:O Come All Ye Faithful
Kings of Leon:Aha Shake Hearbreak
Bill Kirchen:Raise a Ruckus
Knitters:To Honor a Queen
Ben Kweller:On My Way

Ladysmith Black Mambazo: Live!
Ladytron:Light & Magic
Daniel Lanois:Shine
The Lapse:Betrayal
Jim Lauderdale:The Other Sessions
Le Tigre:Feminist Sweepstakes
Les Nubians:Princesses Nubiennes, One Step Forward
Phil Lesh:Live At the Warfield
Little Feat:Kickin’ It At the Barn
Little Milton:Think of Me
The Living End:Roll On
Charles Lloyd:Voice In the Night
Lisa Loeb:Cake and Pie
Los Angeles Guitar Quartet:LAGQ’s Guitar Heroes
Daniele Luppi:An Italian Story

Mann, Aimee:
The Forgotten Arm
Harry Manx:Dog My Cat
Mark O’Connor’s Hot Swing Trio:In Full Swing
Branford Marsalis:Eternal
Wynton Marsalis:Crescent City Christmas Card
Matisyahu:No Place to Be
Eleanor McEvoy:Yola
McKay, Nellie:Pretty Little Head
Sarah McLachlan:Afterglow
McLinton, Delbert:Cost of Living
Megadeth:Rude Awakenings
Brad Mehldau:Songs: The Art of the Trio, Volume Three
Metheny Mehldau Quartet
Buddy and Julie Miller: Written in Chalk
Monk in Paris:Live At the Olympia
Bill Monroe:Live From Mountain Stage
Monster’s Ball: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, composed by Asche & Spencer
Allison Moorer: Mockingbird

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir:Joy to the World
Van Morrison:Astral Weeks Live at the Hollywood Bowl
Van Morrison:Back on Top

Youssou N’Dour:
Narada Christmas Collection
The Nashville Sessions:Appalachian Christmas
Naughty By Nature:Nineteen Naughty Nine-Nature’s Fury
Willie Nelson:Night and Day
Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis: Live from Jazz at Lincoln Center, NYC
Mike Ness:
Cheating at Solitaire
New Radicals:Maybe You’ve Been Brainwashed Too
Nic Armstong & The Thieves:The Greatest White Liar
Nine Inch Nails:With Teeth
No One:No One

Lookin’ For a Home
Patrick O’Hearn:Glaciation
Old & In the Gray
The Old Grey Whistle Test
Carla Olson:The Ring of Truth
Orbital:The Middle of Nowhere
Orchestra Baobab:Pirates Choice
Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Pride
Original Sinners:Original Sinners
The Other Side of the Mirror: Bob Dylan Live at the Newport Folk Festival, 1963-1965

Paris Combo:
Paris Combo
Graham Parker:Your Country , Don’t Tell Columbus
Maceo Parker:Roots & Grooves
Peasall Sisters:The Home to You
The Persuasions:Sunday Morning Soul
Michel Petrucciani:So What
Phil Spector’s Christmas Album
The Pine Valley Cosmonauts Salute the Majesty of Bob Wills, the King of Western Swing
John Pizzarelli:Bossa Nova
PF Sloan:Sailover
Polaris:Music From The Adventures of Pete & Pete
Ponce de Leon:Ponce de Leon
Prefuse 73:Prefuse 73 Reads The Books E.P.
Elvis Presley:A Blast From the Past—Elvis: The Ed Sullivan Shows
Prick:The Wreckard
The Proclaimers:Persevere
Chuck Prophet:Age of Miracles
Puddle of Mudd:Come Clean
Punk Jazz:The Jaco Pastorius Anthology

Quadro Nuevo:
Luna Rossa
Queensryche:Live Evolution

Railroad Earth:
Ralph Stanley & Friends:Clinch Mountain Sweethearts
Susheela Raman:Love Trap
Joey Ramone:Don’t Worry About Me
The Ramones:Pleasant Dreams
Ernest Ranglin:The Jazz at the Roots of Ska and Reggae
Reckless Kelly:Bulletproof
Red Jumpsuit Apparatus:Don’t You Fake It
Leon Redbone:Christmas Island
Lou Reed:Animal Serenade
René Lacaille and Bob Brozman:DigDig
Return of the Grievous Angel:A Tribute to Gram Parsons
Damien Rice:O
Jonathan Richman:Her Mystery Not of High Heels and Eye Shadow
Stan Ridgway:Snakebite: Blacktop Ballads & Fugitive Songs
The Robert Cray Band:Take Your Shoes Off
Robert Randolph & The Family Band:Unclassified
The Roches:We Three Kings
Rolling Stones:No Security
Linda Ronstadt With Ann Savoy:Adieu False Heart
Carina Round:The Disconnection
Roy Rogers and Norton Buffalo:Roots of Our Nature
Tom Russell:Love & Fear
Ryan Adams & The Cardinals:Cold Roses
Ryan Shaw:This Is Ryan Shaw

Sacred Hearts and Fallen Angels:
The Gram Parsons Anthology
Samantha:Square One
Ann Savoy With Linda Ronstadt:Adieu False Heart
Boz Scaggs:But Beautiful
Brian Setzer:Rockabilly Riot Vol. 1: A Tribute to Sun Records
Anoushka Shankar:Rise
Shaver:The Earth Rolls On
Billy Joe Shaver:Everybody’s Brother
Wayne Shorter:Live at Montreux 1996
Trombone Shorty:Backatown
Paul Simon: Live From Philadelphia
Frank Sinatra:Christmas Dreaming
Sing Along With Los Straitjackets
Slo Leak:When the Clock Strikes 12
Elliott Smith:Figure 8
Patti Smith:Land (1975-2002)
Snider, Todd: The Excitement Plan
Solas Reunion:A Decade of Solas
Songcatcher: Music From and Inspired by the Motion Picture
Sonic Youth:NYC Ghosts & Flowers , Murray Street
Bruce Springsteen:Working on a Dream
Stereomud:Perfect Self
Steve Morse Band:Live in Baden-Baden, Germany, March 1990
Joss Stone:The Soul Sessions
Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros:Global a Go-Go
Strunz & Farah:Wild Muse
Matthew Sweet & Susanna Hoffs Under the Covers Vol. 1
Switchfoot:Oh, Gravity!


A Technicolor Dream

Ten Years After: Live at the Fillmore East
TheThe:Naked Self
Steve Tibbetts:A Man About a Horse
TNT:All the Way to the Sun
Michael Tolcher:I Am
Tosca:The Different Tastes of Honey
Ike Turner:Here and Now


Chris Vallillo:
Abraham Lincoln in Song
Camper Van Beethoven:Cigarettes & Carrot Juice
Paul Van Dyk:Out There and Back
Various Artists: From The Basement
Various Artists: Man of Somebody’s Dreams: A Tribute to Chris Gaffney
Various Artists: Operation Aloha
Vassar Clements & The Little Big Band:Back Porch Swing
Vitalic:OK Cowboy
The Von Bondies:Love, Hate and Then There’s You


Tom Waits:Mule Variations, Alice
The Walkmen:Bows and Arrows
Roger Wallace:That Kind of Lonely
Fats Waller:The Centennial Collection
Weather Report:Live and Unreleased, Forecast: Tomorrow
Weezer:Make Believe
Chuck E. Weiss:Extremely Cool
Mary Weiss:Dangerous Game
White Stripes:Get Behind Me Satan
Wilco:A Ghost Is Born
The Wild Magnolias:Life Is a Carnival
John Williams:The Magic Box
Lucinda Williams:World Without Tears, Live at the Fillmore
Windham Hill: 25 Years of Guitar
George Winston:December
Jah Wobble and Evan Parker:Passage to Hades
World Party:Dumbing Up

The Best: Make the Music Go Bang

Going for the One
Adrienne Young:The Art of Virtue
Neil Young:Living With War

Warren Zevon:
The Wind