Local Releases November 07 2001

TONI BRAXTON, Snowflakes (Arista); Christmas CD from R&B singer; features Shaggy, Tamar Braxton, L.A. Reid, Babyface; produced in part by Keri Lewis at KL Productions; www.tonibraxton.com

DARLINGD, The "Fallout" EP (SXSMusic); debut EP of dark pop by former member of Path of Allyson and Dimmerswith; www.darlingd.com

EMPIRE STATE, Eternal Combustion (Warm); second CD by experimental pop trio; www.empirestatic.com

MASSINFLUENCE, "The Science"/"A Yo! Atlanta Ya On" (Deep Concentration); 12-inch single from hip-hop quartet; features Jax and Flux from Binkis Records; www.deepcon.com

ROCKET NUMBER NINE, Rocket Number Nine (self-release); debut EP by rock trio; recorded by Mark Malek at Nuci's Space; rocketnumbernine@springmail.com