With less than two weeks left until Christmas day, it's a sure thing that this week's new releases are either albums that just slipped in under the wire, were much-delayed, or were simply released because consumer demand for them was so high!
Or perhaps they were released despite their sales potential--issued purely because today's well-wishing, philanthropic record labels felt they should be issued regardless of their commercial reception!
And of course, it does none of us any good to envision a darkened room on the East Coast in which a smoking, sweaty accountant wearing a sun visor nervously mutters, "Aw, why bother--let's put everything we've got out there so we at least we can last through Q2 or so!"
That would imply record companies were out to make a buck rather than to serve man!
And where's your holiday spirit?
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