White Hot Hits: Mercury Records/ume Launches Yearlong Series Of 45th Anniversary Reissues Honoring The Soulful Legacy Of Barry White On 20th Century Records
From his hitmaking '70s heyday until his untimely passing in 2003, Barry White set an unmatched standard for sexy, seductive, soulful R&B. As a vocalist, songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist, White created music that was unmatched in its sonic and romantic intensity, highlighted by lush, widescreen ...
Unheard Music From Rev. Gary Davis 'The Avant Garde Recordings' Coming From Omnivore Recordings On March 23rd
The Rev. Gary Davis, born in 1896 in the Piedmont region of Laurens, S.C., was a blues and gospel singer who played guitar, banjo, and harmonica and influenced a generation of blues revivalists in the '60s and beyond — ranging from Dave Van Ronk to Keb' Mo'. Following decades of playing the Carolinas ...
Legacy Recordings To Release 'Johnny Cash: Forever Words', An Album Of Cash's Unknown Poems & Other Writings Transformed Into New Songs By Contemporary Artists
Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Johnny Cash: Forever Words--a collaborative album consisting of songs created from Johnny Cash's unknown poetry, lyrics, and letters set to music by an astounding array of contemporary artists--on Friday, April 6.
The album ...
'Memphis Rent Party' Compilation To Robert Gordon's Book Coming March 9th On Fat Possum: Furry Lewis, Alex Chilton, Panther Burns, Junior Kimbrough, More
Memphis is about individualism, about distinct characters making "it" different. The best music out of Memphis — be it deep blues, early rocking Elvis, Stax soul, indie 1990s Grifters, or today's Julien Baker or North Mississippi All Stars — forged its own sound. The Memphis aesthetic is to not ...
What People Don't Know About The Beatles And The Guru They Visited In India 50 Years Ago
Maharishi & Me: Seeking Enlightenment with the Beatles' Guru to be released in February: www.susanshumsky.com, www.drsusan.org
Feb. to Apr.: 50th anniversary of the Beatles in India
Feb. 5: 10th anniversary of Maharishi Mahesh Yogi's death
Feb. 25: George Harrison's 75th birthday
Geoff & Maria Muldaur, Lyman Family With Lisa Kindred LPs Available From Omnivore For First Time On CD
This spring Omnivore Recordings will release three out-of-print titles from the jug-band sector of the folk boom: two by the husband and wife duo of Geoff and Maria Muldaur, 1968's LP Pottery Pie and 1972 follow-up Sweet Potatoes; and American Avatar: Love Comes Rolling Down album from the Lyman Family ...
"The American Songster" Dom Flemons Explores History Of The American West With Collection Of African American Cowboy Songs
'Black Cowboys' is the new album from multi-instrumentalist, songster, and co-founding member of the GRAMMY Award winning Carolina Chocolate Drops, Dom Flemons. More than a collection of songs from the "Wild West," the record sheds light on the prominent but often overlooked role African American pioneers ...
Guitarist Kenny Burrell's Swing Classic "A Generation Ago Today" Revived After Half A Century
It's been nearly two generations since jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell's tribute to pioneering electric guitarist Charlie Christian and "The King of Swing" Benny Goodman, A Generation Ago Today, was released. The long-out-of-print album has been revived and is now, for the first time in the U.S., available ...
Andrew Lloyd Webber Unmasked: The Platinum Collection, March 16th, 2018
As one of the most successful composers of the modern era, Andrew Lloyd Webber's repertoire includes some of the world's most celebrated musicals; Sunset Boulevard, Cats, Aspects Of Love, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Starlight Express, The Phantom of The ...
Chuck Berry's "The Great Twenty-Eight," Rock 'N' Roll's All-Time Greatest Greatest-hits Album Released As Super Deluxe Vinyl Box Set
In the firmament of rock 'n' roll's first-generation creators, no artist looms larger than Chuck Berry. In a consistently innovative recording career that spanned more than 60 years, the iconic singer-songwriter-guitarist, who passed away on March 18, 2017, laid much of the groundwork for modern rock ...
Barbara Dane 2-Disc Retrospective Album + Vinyl Re-issue Of Chambers Brothers Out Feb. 16 On Smithsonian Folkways
On Feb. 16, Smithsonian Folkways Recordings will release 'Barbara Dane: Hot Jazz, Cool Blues and Hard-Hitting Songs' plus a special vinyl reissue of the historic 1966 LP 'Barbara Dane and The Chambers Brothers.'
The 2-disc retrospective honors one of the unsung champions of American music. This ...
Full Catalog Of Def Leppard's Diamond, Platinum & Multi-Platinum Iconic Albums Make Streaming And Download Debut Today Across All Digital Platforms
Beginning today at 12:01am local time around the world, legendary British rock icons Def Leppard debut their full recording catalog worldwide via streaming and download platforms. One of the last multi-platinum selling acts to be made available on streaming and download, music fans from all corners ...
'Darren's Coconut Ass, Live From Omaha' Available On Vinyl Via Srcvinyl
Scvinyl's vinyl release of Goldfinger's 1999 live album, 'Darren's Coconut Ass, Live From Omaha' is available for purchase here: https://www.srcvinyl.com/goldfinger-darrin-s-coconut-ass-live-from-omaha-lp.html.
Vinyl Color: 180 Gram Brown Vinyl (LTD 1,000)
- Mastered for vinyl ...
Rick Wakeman's The Real Lisztomania Limited Edition Box Set Now Available For Pre-Order!
Keyboard legend Rick Wakeman's The Real Lisztomania Limited Edition Box Set is now available for pre-order! This is an extremely rare find as the master tapes were long since considered destroyed. Back in 1975 Rick was asked to oversee and compose a lot of the music for the film Lisztomania, which was ...
John Hiatt's Classic A&m Albums "Bring The Family" And "Slow Turning" Celebrated With 30th Anniversary Vinyl Reissues
In a stellar career that spans half a century, John Hiatt has built a massive collection of recordings that's been an ongoing source of inspiration for fans, critics and other artists. Hiatt's catalog encompasses more than 22 studio albums, including several acknowledged classics. But the veteran singer-songwriter's ...
'ABBA - The Album' 40th Anniversary Celebrated With Half-Speed Mastered 2LP Vinyl Reissue, To Be Released January 26, 2018
In celebration of ABBA - The Album's original release four decades ago, Polar Music/UMe will release a half-speed mastered, 45rpm-cut, 180-gram 2LP edition on January 26. First released in Scandinavia in December 1977, ABBA - The Album took the world by storm, hitting Number One in several countries, ...
Velvet Underground's 50th Anniversary Celebrated With Career-Spanning Vinyl Box Set
To celebrate the Velvet Underground's 50th anniversary, Verve Records/UMe is releasing The Velvet Underground, a limited-edition career-spanning box that collects all four of the pioneering band's studio albums, Velvets collaborator Nico's debut LP, Chelsea Girl, and a reconstruction of the fabled "lost" ...
Frank Zappa's Legendary 1973 "The Roxy Performances Captured" On Definitive Seven-CD Boxed Set
43 years ago in December 1973, Frank Zappa played a series of legendary concerts at the famed Roxy Theatre on the Sunset Strip in Hollywood. Considered a high-water mark of his career, owing to the incredible, virtuosic performances of himself and his stellar band The Mothers, the five shows - across ...
Unreleased Music From The Choir, Cleveland Powerpop Legends, Collected On Omnivore Recordings' 'Artifact: The Unreleased Album,' Due Feb. 16, 2018
Cleveland, Ohio is not only the home to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, but the birthplace of many classic musical acts. The Choir's first release was the acclaimed 1967 single ("It's Cold Outside") on Canadian-American Records (eventually picked up by Roulette). It gained them opening spots for the ...
Two Essential Ringo Starr Albums Remastered For Worldwide Reissue On 180-Gram Vinyl LPs By Capitol/UMe
Two essential Ringo Starr albums, 1973's Ringo and 1974's Goodnight Vienna, have been remastered by Ron McMaster at Capitol Mastering for worldwide reissue on heavyweight, 180-gram vinyl LPs. Both albums are available now for preorder and will be released by Capitol/UMe on January 19, 2018.
The Beach Boys Follow Acclaimed '1967 - Sunshine Tomorrow' With Two New Digital Collections Of 1967 Studio And Live Recordings, Most Previously Unreleased
Today, The Beach Boys release two new digital audio collections worldwide via Capitol/UMe, revealing much more of the legendary band's pivotal 1967 creative work in the studio and onstage. Following the acclaimed 2CD and digital 1967 - Sunshine Tomorrow collection released in June by Capitol//UMe, 1967 ...
Roxy Music The Debut Album 45th Anniversary Four-Disc Super Deluxe Edition To Be Released By Virgin/UMe On February 2, 2018
Every so often an album comes along that changes not just the rules but the game, opening new possibilities for music. In America in the late 1960s, The Velvet Underground & Nico was one such record. And in Britain, released on June 16, 1972, the self-titled debut album by Roxy Music would be another.
Chris Hillman's 'The Asylum Years' Combines Two Classic 1970s LPs One One Omnivore Recordings CD, Out February 9, 2018
Chris Hillman co-founded some of the most classic, seminal, groundbreaking acts of the '60s and '70s including the Byrds, the Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas, and the Souther-Hillman-Furay Band. But, in the mid 1970s, he decided it was time to try things on his own.
The 20-track The Asylum Years ...
New Jimi Hendrix Album Out March 9 "Both Sides Of The Sky" Completing The Trilogy Started With Valleys Of Neptune And People, Hell And Angels
On March 9, Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, proudly release Both Sides of the Sky, a dynamic new Jimi Hendrix album featuring 13 studio recordings made between 1968 and 1970—10 of which have never before been released. The album will be released ...
Wishbone Ash's 'Twin Barrels Burning' And 'Raw To The Bone' Given First Official And Remastered Definitive Edition Re-Release!
Wishbone Ash's Twin Barrels Burning and Raw To The Bone Given First Official and Remastered Definitive Edition Re-release!
Each album is available on 2CD and Picture Disc LP with extensive bonus materials, just in time for Christmas!
These are the FIRST OFFICIAL re-releases of Twin Barrels Burning ...
Srcvinyl To Release The Chain Gang Of 1974's 2014 Album 'Daydream Forever' On Vinyl On December 15
Srcvinyl will release The Chain Gang Of 1974's 2014 LP 'Daydream Forever' on vinyl on December 15. Pre-orders are available at: https://www.srcvinyl.com/the-chain-gang-of-1974-daydream-forever-lp.html .
Vinyl Color: Clear (Limited to 1,000)
- Mastered for vinyl and lacquers created ...
In An Extraordinary Event, Eight Eurythmics Albums Will Be Released On Vinyl In 2018
One of the most revered and respected pop groups of the 1980s, Eurythmics, with over 20 international hits and 80 million albums sold, is in the spotlight once again, both for their nomination for the 2018 induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the impending re-release of their eight studio ...
Capitol Records Continues Celebration Of 75th Anniversary With Second Installment Of Holiday And Seasonal Classics, "A Capitol Christmas Volume 2," Featuring Label's Legendary Artists
Capitol Records' celebration of its 75th anniversary continues with the release of A Capitol Christmas Volume 2, a collection of 24 timeless holiday and seasonal classics sung by the label's unmatched list of legends. Available now digitally and on 2CD, and December 1 as a double LP in gatefold cover, ...
Johnny Cash "Greatest Hits" 180g Heavyweight Audiophile Vinyl LP Now Available!
The very best of Johnny Cash's pop and country hits released on Sun Records during 1955-61. As part of the 60th anniversary of the release of Johnny Cash's first LP in 1957, Sun Records and Charly Records are proud to present the very best of the iconic singer's 7-inch hit singles on Sun including: ...
King Crimson To Release "Earthbound - 40th Anniversary Edition" Expanded CD & DVD!
King Crimson's "Earthbound - 40th Anniversary Edition" expanded CD & DVD is now available for pre-order and wll be released on November 17, 2017! "Earthbound," originally released in 1972, was one of the earliest (if not the first) "official bootleg" released by a major rock band, consisting of a series ...