Always Returning: Brian Eno Collaboration “Apollo: Atmospheres and Soundtracks” To Be Expanded on LP, CD, and Deluxe Book Set

By Sam Stone | July 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks is one of the most recognizable ambient pieces of Brian Eno’s career. The album was a collaboration with Daniel Lanois and Roger Eno that provided the soundtrack to Al Reinert’s feature-length Apollo 11 documentary, For All Mankind.  Since then, the tracks have appeared in numerous other films, along with television programs, commercials, […]

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Inherit the Earth: The Replacements’ New Box Set Premieres Unreleased Tracks, Including Tom Waits Session, Live Concert, and More

By Joe Marchese | July 19, 2019 | 4 Comments

Don’t tell a soul?  The Replacements are releasing their first-ever box set.  The hell-raising Minneapolis rockers have proudly told the story of stealing a clutch of tapes from their onetime home of Twin/Tone Records and chucking them into the Mississippi River back in 1987.  But happily, the band was more careful about subsequent masters, and […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of July 19

By The Second Disc | July 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up! James Taylor, The Warner Bros. Albums 1970-1976 (Warner/Rhino) CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada LP: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada  Rhino has a newly remastered box, supervised by Peter Asher, of James Taylor’s six studio albums for the label including Sweet Baby James (1970), Mud Slide Slim and the Blue Horizon […]

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Tell All the People: Rhino Expands The Doors’ “The Soft Parade” For 50th Anniversary Box Set

By Joe Marchese | July 18, 2019 | 8 Comments

Rhino is continuing its ongoing series celebrating the music of The Doors with a new 50th anniversary edition of the band’s fourth studio album, The Soft Parade.  Originally released 50 years ago today on July 18, 1969, The Soft Parade introduced the hit “Touch Me” and became Morrison, Manzarek, Krieger, and Densmore’s fourth consecutive Top […]

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The Pleasure Principle: Janet Jackson Albums Coming To Vinyl, Plus Expanded ‘Control: The Remixes’

By The Second Disc | July 18, 2019 | 1 Comment

When a new pressing of Janet Jackson’s breakthrough album Control was announced earlier this year, we speculated that perhaps the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and R&B/pop legend would finally be the subject of some catalog activity. That wish seems to be coming true: four more of Janet’s albums are coming to vinyl on July […]

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