Whatever Lola Wants: “Spotlight on Gwen Verdon” Arrives from Stage Door

By Joe Marchese | March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

On April 9, the FX network will premiere Fosse/Verdon, a new miniseries chronicling the tumultuous romantic and creative relationship and marriage of director-choreographer Bob Fosse and superstar dancer-actress Gwen Verdon (encompassing such classic musicals as Damn Yankees, Chicago, and Sweet Charity).  Before that, the U.K.’s Stage Door label is celebrating the late, great Verdon with […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of March 22

By Sam Stone | March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up.  Here’s what’s on the way today, March 22! Aretha Franklin, Amazing Grace: The Complete Recordings (Rhino/Atlantic Catalog Group) (Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada) Amazing Grace: The Complete Recordings presents Aretha Franklin’s iconic concerts at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles during January 1972 in full.  Both the Thursday […]

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Take No Prisoners: Megadeth Celebrates 35 Years With “Warheads On Foreheads”

By Sam Stone | March 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Metal titans Megadeth will ring in their 35th anniversary this year, and they’re letting fans in on the celebration with a new, 35-song career retrospective called Warheads On Foreheads.  Due on March 22 from Capitol/UMe, the anthology includes tracks from their entire studio career, from their debut, Killing Is My Business…And Business Is Good, to their 2017 […]

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You Get What You Need: Restored “Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus” Arriving to Theaters in 4K/Dolby Atmos in April

By Sam Stone | March 20, 2019 | 4 Comments

It’s been more than 50 years since The Rolling Stones and a host of friends converged at Intertel TV Studio in Wembley to film The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus, the concert film that featured the band alongside friends like The Who, Jethro Tull, The Dirty Mac (a supergroup featuring John Lennon, Keith Richards, […]

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Take It On The Run: HNE Compiles REO Speedwagon’s Hit Era On Extras-Laden Box Set

By Randy Fairman | March 20, 2019 | 1 Comment

Last October, Cherry Red/Hear No Evil released the 8-CD The Early Years 1971-1977, chronicling REO Speedwagon’s beginning on Epic Records.  And now they’re back with the follow-up set: The Classic Years 1978-1990, containing the group’s seven remaining Epic albums and a bonus live disc across 9 CDs, highlighting the period when REO Speedwagon became a […]

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