Make Your Own Sweet Sunshine: Davy Jones’ “Live in Japan” Arrives on CD/DVD and LP from 7a Records

By Joe Marchese | June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

7a Records is heading to Davy Jones’ locker…or more accurately, his vault, as the label has announced its most extensive project yet.  The late Monkee’s Live in Japan is a remarkable and comprehensive collection of both of Jones’ officially released (and long-unavailable) Japanese concert albums in their best sound yet, plus numerous singles and rarities […]

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The Circle is Unbroken: Legacy To Release The Soundtrack to Ken Burns’ “Country Music” in Box Set, Other Editions

By Randy Fairman | June 14, 2019 | 1 Comment

Filmmaker Ken Burns has tackled many subjects over the years, from the Civil War to baseball.  His documentaries have garnered numerous awards over the years.  In 2001, he took and in-depth look at the genre of jazz.  Now, he is aiming to explore a different genre with Country Music, an eight-part, 16-1/2-hour documentary premiering September […]

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Love What We Make Together: Miles Davis’ Lost “Rubberband” Gets September Release

By Joe Marchese | June 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

A new chapter is about to be written for Miles Davis’ Warner Bros. years.  On September 6, Rhino will unveil Rubberband, the lost album recorded by the late trumpeter in 1985-1986, on CD, 2-LP vinyl, and digital formats. Davis began recording Rubberband shortly after joining Warner Bros. in 1985.  In October, he entered Los Angeles’ […]

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Amazing Journey: Roger Daltrey Releases “The Who’s Tommy Orchestral” Live Album

By Sam Stone | June 14, 2019 | 1 Comment

Fifty years ago, The Who debuted Tommy at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club in London. The ambitious rock opera about a deaf, dumb, and blind pinball wizard turned messiah catapulted The Who into the upper echelons of arena rock and marked a new transition in their storied career. Last year, Who frontman Roger Daltrey embarked on […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of June 14

By The Second Disc | June 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up! Johnny Mathis, Killing Me Softly with Her Song/When Will I See You Again (Second Disc Records/Real Gone Music) (Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada) Second Disc Records and Real Gone Music continue celebrating Johnny Mathis’ discography with two albums on one CD. 1973’s Killing Me Softly with […]

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