Beautiful Strange: ‘Ultimate Rave’ Combines Two Prince Albums and One Live Concert

By Sam Stone | February 22, 2019 | 1 Comment

Over the last few months, Legacy Recordings has released a number of exciting Prince reissues on purple vinyl and CD as part of the label’s initiative to bring Prince’s post-1995 catalogue back in print.  Today, Legacy has announced the April 26 release of a new 2-CD/DVD set called Ultimate Rave.  The collection brings together two of […]

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Stand Back: Stevie Nicks Hits and Rarities Collected On New Career Spanning Collections

By Joe Marchese | February 22, 2019 | 6 Comments

Next month, Stevie Nicks will make music history as the first female artist to receive her second induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, following her 1998 induction with Fleetwood Mac.  Nicks has hardly been resting on her laurels; after wrapping a recent, acclaimed solo tour, she’s embarked on a 50th anniversary tour […]

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The Big Sky: Kate Bush’s “The Other Sides” Getting Standalone Release In March

By Joe Marchese | February 22, 2019 | 1 Comment

Last year, Kate Bush surprised fans with a series of fully-remastered box sets presenting her entire albums discography plus numerous bonuses on CD and vinyl.  The second CD box (the simply-titled CD Box 2) included four discs of rare bonus material, all of which were also released as the fourth vinyl box (Remastered in Vinyl […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of February 22

By The Second Disc | February 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up! We kick off with not one, but two, releases from The Zombies! The Zombies, The Complete Studio Recordings (Varese Vintage) (Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada) The 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees are being celebrated this week with two comprehensive vinyl box sets – […]

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Too Wild To Tame: Meat Loaf, Ian Hunter, Ronnie Spector, and More Collected on “Cleveland Rocks”

By Sam Stone | February 21, 2019 | 8 Comments

“Cleveland Rocks” is the name of one of Ian Hunter’s best-loved compositions. First released in 1979, It’s since became the de-facto anthem of the city, a rock proclamation whose title has always rung true.  Cleveland’s rock scene during the ’70s was largely championed by Steve Popovich, a former Cleveland resident who ended up being the […]

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