The Groove Is Gonna Get You: Sunset Blvd. Celebrates Ben Sidran with Live Anthology

By Joe Marchese | November 16, 2018 | 3 Comments

It’s fair to say that Ben Sidran has had a career unlike any other.  The author of five books, record label proprietor, radio and television host, singer, songwriter, pianist, teacher, and eternal hipster has played as part of The Steve Miller Band (and co-wrote “Space Cowboy”), produced records for Mose Allison, Rickie Lee Jones, and […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of November 16

By Joe Marchese | November 16, 2018 | 3 Comments

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up! Fleetwood Mac, 50 Years: Don’t Stop (Warner Bros./Rhino) 3CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 1CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 5LP: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada  In celebration of its 50 years, Fleetwood Mac is issuing a new career-spanning collection […]

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You Know His Name: Chris Cornell’s Legacy Celebrated In New Box Set

By Sam Stone | November 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Last year, the world lost one of the greatest voices and songwriters of modern times — Chris Cornell. From his work in Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog, Audioslave, and his solo career, Chris’s music defined a generation of rock music. Tomorrow, November 16, UMe will release a new collection that celebrates his legacy of song. […]

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Sweetness Follows: Real Gone Announces “Music From Vanilla Sky” and “Orange County” on LP

By Sam Stone | November 14, 2018 | 3 Comments

Last month, Real Gone Music announced the release of seven Christmas-related goodies, including a pair of joint releases with Second Disc Records.  But, as temperatures fall, Real Gone plans to bring more than just holiday melodies to keep listeners warm this winter.  On December 14, the label will release limited-edition, two-disc colored vinyl sets of […]

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All This and More: Esoteric Expands Procol Harum’s 1972 “Live in Concert” Symphonic LP

By Joe Marchese | November 14, 2018 | 3 Comments

“It took a 77-man group and Procol Harum to record this album,” read one advertisement for the prog-rock band’s 1972 LP Live in Concert with The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.  The release from the band lineup of Gary Brooker (voice/piano), B.J. Wilson (drums), Alan Cartwright (bass), Chris Copping (organ/harpsichord), Dave Ball (guitar), and Keith Reid (spoken […]

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