Alicia Keys and Rage Against The Machine lead the FOXLight Music Releases: Week of 11-26-2012

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An incendiary Alicia Keys leads the week’s music release roster in the FOXLight. Girl On Fire sees a broadening mix of collaborators including Babyface, Gary Clark, Jr. and Maxwell

Glee: The Music – Season 4, Volume 1 features cast-sung tracks originally by Billy Joel, Taylor Swift and Coldplay

Shawn Colvin, Ani DiFranco and Jimmy Webb join a folk legend on Judy Collins Live at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Twi-hards can grab Carter Burwell’s Original Motion Picture Score for Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2

Prog-Rock legends Nektar cover The Doors, Pink Floyd, Blind Faith and others on A Spoonful of Time

Rap crews Wu-Tang Clan and The Lox join forces on Wu-Block 2012

On the Reissue Front

Rage Against The Machine: XX celebrates the 20th Anniversary of their debut as a single disc remaster with live bonus tracks, a Special Edition adding a second disc of their original demo tape and a DVD of music videos, and a Deluxe Box Set which adds more live DVDs and vinyl…

King Crimson’s Lark’s Tongues in Aspic returns in a 40th Anniversary Edition with a sparkling new stereo remix by Robert Fripp and Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson on CD, a DVD with a surround sound mix, high resolution stereo transfers of the original and new stereo mixes, plus alternate mixes and unseen archival footage…

Audio Fidelity adds two new entries to their 24KT + Gold remaster series: 1985’s self-titled debut from Mike + The Mechanics…and Dio’s sophomore release from 1984 Last in Line

The landmark 1972 garage rock comp Nuggets gets pared down to its original 27-track form, featuring classics by The Standells, The Vagrants and The Amboy Dukes

Rockin’ With Wanda Jackson features the very best of her Hollywood and Nashville rockabilly recordings – 63 tracks worth on 2 CDs…

Charlie Christian’s groundbreaking work with Benny Goodman, Lester Young and Count Basie gets compiled on the 70th Anniversary of his death in the 4 CD box set The Genius of the Electric Guitar.

Have media collectors on your holiday shopping list?  Grab the FREE FOXLight Podcast, available here, and start ticking items off that neverending list.  All the week’s big music and DVD releases are in one place.

In New York…I’m Rob Maurer, FOX News Talk.




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