Local Releases November 21 2001

BIG JACK PNEUMATIC, Big Jack Pneumatic (self-release); debut CD by rock trio; produced by Dan Marshall at Level Heads Studios; www.bigjackpneumatic.com

SHANK, Shank (self-release); debut CD by Athens bluesgrass-oriented jam band; www.shankme.com

VARIOUS ARTISTS, The Good Fight (Blackhole); compilation of Southeast bands to benefit Children's Hospital of Birmingham; features Something 5, S.L.A.M., Mindseye, S.M.O. and Cloud 10; www.blackholerecords.com

VELVET AMY, Feminine Persuasion (self-release); debut by soulful rock trio; recorded at the Jungle Room with John Hopkins; www.velvetamy.com

THE WOGGLES, Live! At the Star Bar (Blood Red); 23-track live album by garage-rock quartet; recorded Sept. 30, 2000 by Curt Wells and Scott Crocker; www.bloodred.com