You Can’t Lose It: Ronnie Wood and Guests Pay Tribute to Chuck Berry on “Mad Lad”

By Sam Stone | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Legendary Rolling Stones and Faces guitarist Ronnie Wood has announced his latest project, a tribute to Chuck Berry called Mad Lad. Out today from BMG, the album was recorded live at Tivoli Theatre on November 13, 2018 with his backing band, The Wild Five, along with special guests Ben Waters on piano and Imelda May […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of November 15

By Sam Stone | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Welcome to another installment of Release Round-Up!  Here’s what’s on the way this week. David Bowie, Conversation Piece [Various Formats] (Parlophone/Rhino) Conversation Piece box set: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Space Oddity 2019 Mix CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Space Oddity 2019 Mix LP: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada “Space Oddity” 360 Reality Audio single: Amazon HD / TIDAL / Deezer Links TBD The […]

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Revolution Rock: The Clash Celebrate Landmark Anniversary With “London Calling Scrapbook” and Vinyl Reissue

By Sam Stone | November 14, 2019 | 2 Comments

When The Clash released their third studio effort, London Calling in December 1979, they unleashed an instant classic. The double album — with its diverse blend of punk, reggae, rockabilly, ska, R&B and jazz — was quickly heralded as a high-water mark for the band and for punk music. John Rockwell of The New York […]

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Calling Rastafari: Omnivore Collects Reggae Gems from the Nighthawk Catalogue on “Send I A Lion”

By Sam Stone | November 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

The ever-eclectic Omnivore Recordings has announced a new reggae retrospective that puts the spotlight on the indie label Nighthawk Records.  Send I A Lion: A Nighthawk Reggae Joint is due November 15 as a CD, 2-LP or digital collection. The 20-track compilation was compiled and annotated by Nighthawk founder Leroy Jodie Pierson, who had initially envisioned […]

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Holly Jolly Christmas: TJL Presents Ultimate Holiday Celebration on Public Television, CD and DVD

By Joe Marchese | November 13, 2019 | 3 Comments

Have you caught the Christmas spirit yet? If not, things are very likely to change on Saturday, November 16. That’s when TJL Productions debuts a new special on PBS that’s sure to get you ready for the holiday season. A Classic Christmas, part of T.J. Lubinsky’s acclaimed My Music series, presents an array of yuletide […]

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