Jethro Tull - Too Old

Jethro Tull Continues CD/DVD Reissue Series with “Too Old to Rock ‘n’ Roll,” Includes New Steven Wilson Mixes

On the heels of May’s reissue of Jethro Tull’s Minstrel in the Gallery, Rhino and Chrysalis have announced the next volume in the labels’ ongoing deluxe series for the band.  The roots of the concept album Too Old to Rock ‘n’ Roll: Too Young to Die can be found in Minstrel; now, Too Old… is scheduled for its own reissue on November 27 in advance of its own 40th anniversary […]

Popcorn Exotica

Croydon Municipal Pops More “Popcorn,” Revisits “Troxy Music” On Recent Compilations

Croydon Municipal, an imprint of Cherry Red Group, has recently continued two of its popular series with the releases of Troxy Music 2 and Popcorn Exotica. Like the first volume of Troxy Music, this edition is subtitled Fifties and Sixties Film Themes; this time around, it’s Screen 2.  Compiler Bob Stanley and compiler/annotator Martin Green set out the collection’s ethos in the liner notes, explaining how both Hollywood and Great […]

Marshall Crenshaw - EP Collection

Right Here Now: Marshall Crenshaw Unveils “# 392: The EP Collection”

When Marshall Crenshaw launched a vinyl EP subscription service in early 2013 as a vehicle for his new music, the veteran singer/songwriter/producer set out to not make a new album.  Yet, as these things happen, he ended up with enough music to make one after all.  # 392: The EP Collection is a new 14-track album with twelve songs drawn from the six EPs released between 2013 and 2015, plus […]