Box sets from The Jesus and Mary Chain and Roy Orbison are this week’s most interesting new releases. In addition, nearly every single artist in the world seems to have simultaneously released a Christmas album, including Faith Hill, Bela Fleck, Melissa Ethridge, and The Archies(!). I’m not going to list them, so check your favorite bands’ websites to find out if they have some Christmas joy for you!
The Jesus and Mary Chain – The Power of Negative Thinking: B-Sides & Rarities
Roy Orbison – The Soul of Rock and Roll
T.I. – Paper Trail
Robin Thicke – Something Else
The Fall – Imperial Wax Solvent
Ben Folds – Way to Normal
Megadeth – Anthology: Set the World Afire
Tom Morello, The Night Watchman – The Fabled City
Kellie Pickler – Kellie Pickler
Full list here.