Rhode Island’s world-class blues band Roomful of Blues celebrate their 45th anniversary with “45 Live” captures their usually sweaty live set. Roomful will be heading out again for a fresh round of touring in support of the record. Rapper Aaron Dontez Yates, Kansas City’s Tech N9ne is going all out for his 13th studio album “Something Else” (Strange Music) releasing it in a deluxe “All Access Edition” CD/DVD including three bonus tracks, a making-of DVD, and a limited edition tour laminate. Yates will be touring straight through Canada in August. Alberta’s Jaydee Bixby, five years after appearing in the fifth season of Canadian Idol, has released his third record “Work In Progress”.