'A Christmas Gift For You' From Phil Spector Marks Its 50th Anniversary
In 1963, Phil Spector released his first and only Christmas album, A Christmas Gift for You from Phil Spector. The album, in which he incorporated his legendary Wall of Sound into Christmas standards using his roster of popular artists from his Philles label, marks its 50th anniversary this month. The ...
Turner Classic Movies And Sony Masterworks Join Forces To Honor The Legendary Fred Astaire
Turner Classic Movies (TCM) and Sony Masterworks team up to celebrate one of Hollywood's most beloved stars: Fred Astaire. The new 2-CD set from Sony Masterworks, Fred Astaire: The Early Years at RKO, is available November 19 and TCM names Astaire their "Star of the Month" for December.
Fred Astaire: ...
"The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute To The Beatles" To Be Broadcast On February 9, 2014 On CBS
To commemorate the 50 th anniversary of one of the most historic moments in music and television, The Recording Academy, AEG Ehrlich Ventures and CBS will present THE NIGHT THAT CHANGED AMERICA: A GRAMMY SALUTE TO THE BEATLES. The primetime entertainment special will celebrate the remarkable legacy ...
The Recording Academy Statement Re: John Tavener
"GRAMMY winner John Tavener was a prolific and eclectic composer whose work reached beyond the bounds of classical music. He strived to create compositions that were noble, magnificent and inspirational. His compositions include The Whale - a recording issued by the Beatles on their Apple Records label ...
Jennifer Warnes Remasters "Famous Blue Raincoat" Vinyl At Bernie's
Jennifer Warnes has remastered for vinyl at Bernie Grundman Mastering her renowned album "Famous Blue Raincoat." Mastering engineer Bernie Grundman worked with the original analog masters he used to create the original vinyl release in 1987. This tribute to Leonard Cohen was Warnes' seventh album.
Roy Orbison - The Last Concert 25th Anniversary Edition Out Next Month
Roys Boys LLC, the company formed by Roy Orbison's surviving sons to manage and protect their father's name, likeness, image and musical legacy, will release The Last Concert - 25th Anniversary Edition (http://smarturl.it/roy_lastconcert_amzn) this December 3 through Sony Music's Legacy imprint. The ...
Verve Records Celebrates American Jazz With The Release Of "Verve: The Sound Of America - The Singles Collection"
Founded in 1956 by jazz impresario Norman Granz, Verve Records, along with its associated labels, has consistently been at the forefront of jazz's development as both an American art form and an influential commercial force for more than half a century. In this time, Verve continued to nurture and foster ...
The Perfect Boxed Sets For The Holiday Season From Universal Music Enterprises
With the holiday gift-giving season rapidly approaching, there is no better present then the timeless gift of music and Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) has something for everyone during this joyous time of the year. From Verve Records' vast jazz catalog to The Who's defining, break-though concept ...
Massive, Career/Spanning John Mellencamp Boxed Set Out This Fall
John Mellencamp 1978 - 2012, a uniquely comprehensive boxed set collection covering the legendary singer/songwriter's principal studio albums, will be released by Universal Music Enterprises on December 10. Pre-orders now at www.amazon.com ensure holiday delivery. The collection consists of a total ...
Orange Vinyl! Clear Vinyl! Picture Disc! Omnivore Records Gears Up For Record Store Day Back To Black Friday (November 29)
Record Store Day and its fall counterpart, Back to Black Friday (the Friday after Thanksgiving) are days that labels release limited-quantity vinyl (and sometimes CD) editions of records for customers to place on the non-virtual checkout counter. In other words, you have to get up and get to a record ...
Legacy Recordings Celebrates The Musical Achievements Of Electric Guitarist Michael Bloomfield With Release Of From His Head To His Heart To His Hands On February 4, 2014
Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, announces the upcoming release of From His Head To His Heart To His Hands, a career-spanning 3CD/1DVD box set anthology chronicling the music of Michael Bloomfield, on February 4, 2014.
Produced and curated by Al Kooper (who played ...
The Beatles 'On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2' And Its Acclaimed, Remastered Predecessor, 'Live At The BBC,' Available Now For Global Digital Pre-Order Exclusively On iTunes
In 1994, The Beatles' Live at the BBC was released to worldwide acclaim - hitting number one in the U.K., number three in the U.S. and selling more than five million copies within six weeks. The new companion to The Beatles' first BBC collection, On Air - Live at the BBC Volume 2 , is available now ...
Led Zeppelin's Celebration Day Makes Its U.S. Television Debut On AXS TV, Sunday, Nov. 24 At 8 PM ET
Continuing its mission to bring music back to television, AXS TV will showcase the television premiere of Led Zeppelin's Celebration Day concert film. Recorded live at London's O2 Arena on December 10, 2007 , the film captures a two-hour-plus tour de force of the band's signature blues-infused rock ...
The "Greatest Star" Returns Home In Barbra Streisand: Back To Brooklyn On Great Performances On November 29, 2013
"I love people from Brooklyn. Because they're real. Down to earth. They tell it like it is." So Barbra Streisand informs an adoring audience at the opening of her heralded hometown return at the brand new 19,000-seat, billion-dollar Barclays Center. Barbra Streisand: Back to Brooklyn airs on THIRTEEN's ...
Legacy Recordings Is Releasing The Essential James Taylor, 5 Decades Of Music In A Definitive 2Disc Collection On October 29, 2013
Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release The Essential James Taylor ( http://smarturl.it/jtaylor_ess_amzn ), a 2-disc collection highlighting five decades of music, on Tuesday, October 29 .
The Essential James Taylor is the first 2CD anthology of biggest ...
Boz Scaggs' Collection 'The Essential Boz Scaggs,' Tracks Hitmaking Career Over Course Of Five Decades
Grammy Award-winner Boz Scaggs' unique mix of blues and soul, rock, and sophisticated R&B all comes together on THE ESSENTIAL BOZ SCAGGS ( http://smarturl.it/boz_essential_amzn ), a new collection of his work that will be available everywhere October 29 th through Columbia /Legacy, a division of SONY ...
Max Graham Presents Cycles Radio 129
Listen to Cycles Radio Episode 129
01. Gelardi & Thomas N - Aquamento (meHILove) [Infrasonic]
02. Universal Solution - Tora Bora [Anjunadeep]
03. Darin Epsilon - Valencia (Dousk) [Perspectives Digital]
04. Mindgamers - Can You Feel It [Bonzai Progressive]
05. Andromedha ...
Frank Sinatra 'Duets' Celebrates 20th Anniversary
What was referred to as "The Recording Event of the Decade," Frank Sinatra's groundbreaking and highly successful album Duets was originally released in November 1993, bringing together an array of global superstars, including Charles Aznavour, Anita Baker, Tony Bennett, Bono, Natalie Cole, Gloria Estefan, ...
The Velvet Underground's 'White Light/White Heat' Turns 45! Three-Disc Super Deluxe Edition Out December 3
The Velvet Underground's White Light/White Heat is one of the most confrontational and inspirational second albums ever made by a rock band. Recorded in a matter of days at the end of the summer of 1967, a season in which everything seemed possible in rock and much of it happened at now-mythic speed, ...
Monumental Bob Dylan Complete Album Collection Vol. 1 Includes Every Full-length Studio And Live Release In Artist's Official Columbia Records Canon
Legacy Recordings and Columbia Records are proud to announce the release of the Bob Dylan Complete Album Collection Vol. One, a colossal box set encompassing the entire official discography of the American songwriter-performer who's revolutionized folk, pop and rock music over the past half century ...
Over The Bridge Of Time: A Paul Simon Retrospective (1964-2011) Celebrates One Of America's Most Influential Composers And Recording Artists
The decades-long musical career of 12-time Grammy Award-winning (including 3 Album of the Year Grammys) musician Paul Simon is celebrated with the release of Over The Bridge Of Time: A Paul Simon Retrospective (1964-2011) ( http://smarturl.it/ps_otbt_amzn ). The specially curated collection of 20 songs ...
The Beatles 'On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2'
In 1994, The Beatles' Live at the BBC was released to worldwide acclaim - hitting number one in the U.K., number three in the U.S. and selling more than five million copies within six weeks. A new companion to The Beatles' first BBC collection, On Air - Live at the BBC ...
Miles Davis' The Original Mono Recordings Collects Nine Of Miles' Earliest Columbia Albums, Recorded 1956 To 1961
Nine of Miles Davis' earliest albums on Columbia Records, encompassing music that he recorded for the label in monaural sound from 1956 to 1961 (and released from 1957 to 1964), will be issued together on CD for the first time as Miles Davis : The Original Mono Recordings . This historic box set, comprising ...
"Tommy" By The Who Limited Edition Super Deluxe Box Set And Deluxe Edition
Tommy , The Who's defining, breakthrough concept album - a full-blown rock opera about a deaf, dumb and blind boy that launched the band to international superstardom - is to be released in Deluxe and limited edition Super Deluxe editions November 12.
Originally released in May 1969, The Who were ...
Legacy's Classic Christmas Album Series Rings In The Holidays With New Collections By Alabama, Johnny Cash, Neil Diamond And Others
Legacy Recordings' Classic Christmas Album series rings in this year's holiday season with new collections by Alabama, Johnny Cash, Neil Diamond, George Jones & Tammy Wynette, Gladys Knight & The Pips, Martina McBride, Barbra Streisand, and Andy Williams. The eight new titles will be available everywhere ...
Tears For Fears Announce 'The Hurting' 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition With Live Sessions, B-sides And Remixes In A Unique Box Set
Mercury/UMe is pleased to announce the release of Tears For Fears' The Hurting 30 th Anniversary Deluxe Edition on October 22 (October 21 outside of North America). The original album has been digitally remastered and expanded with live sessions, B-sides and remixes for new 3CD/DVD boxed set , 2CD and ...
Lenny Kravitz: 'Are You Gonna Go My Way' Remastered And Expanded For Deluxe Edition To Be Released September 24, 2013
Lenny Kravitz 's Are You Gonna Go My Way album has been digitally remastered and expanded for a new Deluxe Edition to be released on September 24 th (September 23 rd outside of North America) by Virgin/UMe. The special 2CD and digital edition adds 20 bonus tracks to the album's original line-up, including ...
Legacy Recordings Celebrates One Of America's Most Influential Composers and Recording Artists With Release Of Paul Simon - The Complete Albums Collection
Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, celebrates American artist Paul Simon , whose birthday is October 13 , with the release of the monumental career-spanning 15-disc Paul Simon - The Complete Albums Collection ( http://smarturl.it/ps_complete_amzn ) available as ...
Captain Beefheart Guitar Legend Zoot Horn Rollo's Biography 'Lunar Notes' Now In Print Again!
Much to the excitement of Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band fans around the world, the critically acclaimed biography 'Lunar Notes', by original Magic Band guitarist Zoot Horn Rollo (Bill Harkleroad) is now available again from Gonzo MultiMedia UK after being out of print for over a decade.
Nirvana: In Utero 20th Anniversary Multi-format Reissue Out September 24, 2013
To say that Nirvana's third and ultimately final studio album In Utero was 1993's most polarizing record would be the understatement of a decade. The unadorned sonic rawness of Steve Albini's recording laid bare every primal nuance of the most confrontational yet vulnerable ...