Sha-La-La-La-La-La: Cherry Red, Grapefruit Collect Living Daylights' "Let's Live For Today: The Complete Recordings"

By Joe Marchese | August 8, 2022 | 0 Comments

"Let's Live for Today," a top ten U.S. hit in the Summer of Love, will forever be associated with The Grass Roots.  But not one, but two, U.K.-based groups also staked a claim to the song.  Now, Cherry Red's Grapefruit arm is chronicling the discography of one of those groups, Living Daylights.  The single-CD anthology […]

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The Weekend Stream: August 7, 2022

By Mike Duquette | August 7, 2022 | 2 Comments

Welcome to The Weekend Stream, a relaxing weekly review of notable digital-only catalogue titles. There may be no CD or vinyl, but there's plenty of great new/old music to discover! From new remixes of old favorites and throwback remixes of new hits, to deep dives into '80s alt-rock, mid-century easy listening, '70s live folk and '90s […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of August 5

By The Second Disc | August 5, 2022 | 0 Comments

Welcome to this week's Release Round-Up, featuring a selection of the new titles in stores today! Michael Nesmith, Different Drum: The Lost RCA Victor Recordings (Second Disc Records/Real Gone Music) (Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada / Real Gone Music) Second Disc Records and Real Gone Music are bringing Michael Nesmith's Different Drum: The Lost RCA Victor Recordings to vinyl for […]

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Shake Your Soul: Real Gone Reissues Britny Fox, Baton Rouge, More

By Randy Fairman | August 4, 2022 | 0 Comments

We filled you in yesterday on the first part of Real Gone Music's expansive August 5 slate featuring rare psychedelia, soundtrack classics, and more. Here's another pair of releases due tomorrow! Philadelphia glam metal band Britny Fox parlayed their connections with fellow Philly group Cinderella to score a major label contract with CBS. By 1991, […]

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As You Walk on By: New Box Celebrates the Music of John Hughes Films

By Mike Duquette | August 4, 2022 | 5 Comments

A wise philosopher...or maybe a punk kid...or maybe an astute screenwriter?...once wrote "Life moves pretty fast - if you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." A new box set devoted to that iconic filmmaker - the late John Hughes - will help fans enjoy some of that life […]

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