Reelin’ in the Years: Steely Dan Announces Two Live Albums, New Tour

By Joe Marchese | July 27, 2021 | 2 Comments

Yesterday, Steely Dan announced the kickoff of its Absolutely Normal Tour ’21 which will take the Donald Fagen-led band up and down the U.S. east coast in October and November.  To coincide with the tour, two new live releases will arrive from UMe in CD and digital formats on September 24 and 180-gram vinyl one […]

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Into You Like a Train: Edsel Releases New Career-Spanning Psychedelic Furs Collection

By Joe Marchese | July 26, 2021 | 6 Comments

In late July 2020, in the midst of a global pandemic, The Psychedelic Furs released their first album in almost 30 years.  Made of Rain found original members Richard and Tim Butler, joined by Paul Garisto, Rich Good, Amanda Kramer, and Mars Williams, in top form.  Presumably there were plenty of fans ready to hear […]

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The Weekend Stream: July 24, 2021

By The Second Disc | July 24, 2021 | 2 Comments

While The Second Disc prides itself on connecting people to reissues and box sets they can keep on their shelves, it’s no secret that listening audiences are also digital – catalogue music lovers, too – and our passion is connecting people to music from the past that they might adore. So we’ve introduced a new […]

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I Hope I’m Funny: Omnivore Reissues Richard Pryor’s “Live at The Comedy Store, 1973”

By Joe Marchese | July 23, 2021 | 2 Comments

Earlier this year, Omnivore Recordings released a pair of albums from Richard Pryor, the rare artist for whom “legendary” is entirely apt and not at all hyperbolic.  Pryor (1940-2005) pushed the envelope in life as well as in art – on film, television, and records.  Following the expanded reissues of his eponymous 1968 debut album […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of July 23

By The Second Disc | July 23, 2021 | 0 Comments

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up! Paul McCartney, III-Imagined (MPL/Capitol) CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada / Your Local Record Shop CD with alternate art insert: Target 2-LP black vinyl: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada / Your Local Record Shop 2-LP red vinyl: Newbury Comics 2-LP gold vinyl: Your Local Record Store 2-LP splatter vinyl: Paul McCartney Online Store (limited to 3500 copies in the US) 2-LP “Spotify” […]

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