In The News: Tom Petty, Flaming Lips, Decemberists, Doors, Mark Eitzel And More


Two companion vinyl boxed sets featuring the complete studio work of Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers is due out from UMe and Reprise/Warner Bros. Records, coinciding with the 40th anniversary of the band’s self-titled debut. The Compete Studio Albums Volume I (1976-1991) will be released December 9, while The Complete Studio Albums Volume 2 (1994-2014) will be released November 25 … Oczy Mlody, the long-awaited new album from the Flaming Lips, is set for a January 13 release via Warner Bros. The band will embark on a world tour in support next month … The Decemberists will celebrate the 10th anniversary of their 2006 album The Crane Wife on December 9 with a limited-edition deluxe vinyl boxed set (complete with the original album, b-sides, bonus tracks, outtakes, demos and a Blu-ray disc of a live performance) on Capitol/UMe … Rhino/Bright Midnight Archives will issue recently discovered early live recordings from the Doors, London Fog 1966, on December 9. The set will contain the tracks (believed to be the earliest Doors tracks to exist) on CD and vinyl, along with unseen photos and memorabilia … On December 9, lost Jeff Healey material, including five rare studio tracks and a 1999 live concert, will see the light of day as Holding On: A Heal My Soul Companion, via Mascot Label Group … The latest Horse Thief album, Trials And Truths, is due out from Bella Union on January 27. The band will tour North America later this fall in support … Hey Mr Ferryman is the 10th solo album from Mark Eitzel, and it will be available from Merge on January 27.

—Emily Costantino