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"Super Duper" New Releases

From Johnny A. to Zeppelin, this week's new releases has something for everyone!

Johnny A. - "Driven"Johnny A.
, "Driven" (Agiaophone): The third blues-rock solo album by the Boston guitarist and former musical director for Peter Wolf's band. 


Captain Beefheart - "Harpo's Detroit Dec. 11, 1980"


Captain Beefheart
, "Harpo's Detroit Dec. 11, 1980" (Gonzo Multimedia): A latter-day exposition from the cheerfully iconoclastic Captain and his crew. 

Led Zeppelin - "I, II & III"Led Zeppelin, "Led Zeppelin," "Led Zeppelin II," "Led Zeppelin III" (Atlantic/Rhino): No mere re-releases, these deluxe sets are the first of a full-catalog rollout that dredges the group's vaults for killer -- and often unreleased -- audio and video bonuses. Nothing less than a whole lotta Led.


Marcus Roll Hook Band, "Tales of Marcus Roll Hook Band - "Tales of Old Grand-Daddy"Old Grand-Daddy" (Parlophone): Angus and Malcom Young, pre-AC/DC, are showcased on this set of songs they recorded with their older brother George and friend Harry Vanda (AC/DC's original producers) in 1973.


Mike Mattison - "You Can't Fight Love"Mike Mattison, "You Can't Fight Love" (Landslide): The first solo outing by the vocalist known for his work with the Derek Trucks Band and the Tedeschi Trucks Band.

Rich Robinson - "The Ceaseless Sight"

Rich Robinson
, "The Ceaseless Sight" (CircleSound/The End): The Black Crowes guitarist and co-founder recorded his third solo album in Woodstock. N.Y.


Voyager - "V"Voyager, "V" (Nightmare): The Australian prog-metal troupe funded its fifth album via a Kickstarter campaign.





"Super Duper Alice Cooper"

"Super Duper Alice Cooper"DVD and Blu-ray (Eagle Rock): This documentary about the ground-breaking shock-rocker merits repeat viewing -- especially deluxe version that includes bonus concert footage, including a vintage 1972 show in Montreal.