Shake It Update 3/23/18: Tommy Stinson In-Store; New from Jack White, Erika Wennerstrom, The Tillers

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Shake It Update 3/23/18: Tommy Stinson In-Store; New from Jack White, Erika Wennerstrom, The Tillers

This week brings us new solo releases from both Jack White and Heartless Bastards' Erika Wennerstrom, and a new album from local folkies The Tillers.


Scroll down for our list of the rest of this week's new releases and reissues.

Don't forget to get your tickets for our upcoming "house" show with Tommy Stinson's Cowboys In The Campfire, coming up this Sunday, March 25th at 7 PM... you might say we are a bit excited for this one! Tickets are available only at


The upcoming Wussy album What Heaven Is Like has officially been announced! Coming out on May 18th from Shake It and Damnably (UK/Europe). Check out their new single 'Gloria' over at Stereogum.


HorrorHound Weekend is this weekend! Cincinnati's three-day convention, with big names from film and TV, over 100 vendors, the HorrorHound film festival, and MUCH MORE... all happening March 23-25th.

Looking forward to the Homecoming festival that The National are putting together in April... we will see you there!

New And Recent Releases...

Courtney Marie Andrews - May Your Kindness Remain
The latest release from Courtney Marie Andrews is inspired by the people she's met while on the road, an inward reflection on the connectivity of their stories and her own. Andrews vocals are notably more powerful and soulful, reflecting her recent listening habits.

Dom Flemons - Presents Black Cowboys
Dom Flemons (of Carolina Chocolate Drops) is a music scholar, historian, record collector, and multi-instrumentalist. This new release pays tribute to the music, culture, and complex history of the golden era of the Wild West.

Guided By Voices - Space Gun
Space Gun is, allegedly, the only GBV album to be released this year. Decades into their career, Pollard and co. continue to outclass younger generations of come-and-go rock bands.

Wynton Marsalis Septet - United We Swing: Best Of The Jazz At Lincoln Center Galas
A new collection of the most memorable performances from Jazz At Lincoln Center's historic gala concerts, recorded between 2003-07 by an unparalleled array of musical talent.

Don McLean - Botanical Gardens
The reflective Botanical Gardens is the first album in eight years from enduring singer-songwriter Don McClean, his nineteenth studio effort overall.

Monster Magnet - Mindf**ker
The tenth studio album from long-running stoner metal band Monster Magnet is an up tempo collection, influenced by 70s Detroit proto-punk, savage in both sound and spirit.

Moody Blues - Days Of Future Past Live
A 2017 performance for the 50th anniversary of Days Of Future Passed, recorded in Toronto. The band begins the concert by themselves, performing a selection of classic Moody Blues tracks, before they're joined by a full orchestra to perform the album in its entirety.

Porcupine Tree - Arriving Somewhere
CD and DVD set of a Chicago Porcupine Tree show from a 2005 tour in support of their Deadwing album.

The Sword - Used Future
Used Future, the sixth full-length album by The Sword, is a giant leap forward for the band, dominated by heavy grooves, soaring hooks, and epic instrumental interludes.

Paul Thorn - Don't Let The Devil Ride
The latest from Paul Thorn is a collection of soulful songs originally cut by black southern gospel groups, featuring guests Blind Boys Of Alabama, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and others.

The Tillers - The Tillers
A new, self-titled release from one of Cincinnati's most popular bands, The Tillers, who been playing their distinctive style of traditional folk and blues for years.

Tom Waits - Closing Time / The Heart Of Saturday Night / Nighthawks At The Diner / Small Change / Foreign Affairs / Blue Valentine / Heartattack And Vine
Digitally remastered editions of Tom Waits' quintessential first seven albums. Vinyl editions are coming soon!

Erika Wennerstrom - Sweet Unknown
Sweet Unknown is the first solo album from Erika Wennerstrom, frontwoman of one of the Queen City's most renowned bands, Heartless Bastards. Wennerstrom has written her most personal and reflective set of songs yet, and has enlisted HB's Jesse Ebaugh to play bass on most tracks.

Jack White - Boarding House Reach
Jack White's eagerly anticipated third solo album Boarding House Reach, his first in nearly four years, explores a remarkable range of sonic terrain, all remapped and born anew to fit White's vision.

And just a reminder that we are always selling tickets to The Woodward Theater, Madison Theatre, and other local events sold through CincyTicket. Just ask for tickets at our front counter.

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