So Nice: The Lennon Sisters Return This Weekend to Public Television, Issue New Christmas, Broadway, and Standards Collections on CD

By Joe Marchese | November 27, 2020 | 6 Comments

65 years ago this coming Christmas Eve, The Lawrence Welk Show welcomed a winsome young quartet for their very first television appearance.  The story goes that the host’s teenaged son brought Dianne, Peggy, Kathy, and Janet Lennon home to sing for him; their shimmering vocal harmonies won the elder Welk over and he quickly booked […]

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Call Any Vegetable: Soundtrack to “Zappa” Documentary Includes Classics, Rarities, Unreleased Tracks, and Original Score

By Joe Marchese | November 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Today sees the streaming release of the documentary film Zappa from director (and Bill in the Bill & Ted series of films) Alex Winter.  Taking into account the many sides of the late, iconoclastic artist – from musician to activist, from boundary-breaking rock-and-roller to innovative composer – the movie has already received widespread acclaim.  Fully […]

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Behind That Locked Door: 50th Anniversary Celebrations for George Harrison’s “All Things Must Pass” Kick Off TODAY With Remixed Title Track, “My Sweet Lord” RSD Black Friday Release

By Sam Stone | November 27, 2020 | 12 Comments

This morning, the estate of George Harrison has released a new 2020 remix of the artist’s classic song, “All Things Must Pass.”  Originally released 50 years ago today on the All Things Must Pass triple-album, it’s now released as a digital single as “a prelude of what’s to come.” The new stereo mix has been […]

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The Second Disc’s Guide To Record Store Day Black Friday 2020

By Sam Stone | November 27, 2020 | 0 Comments

Today’s Black Friday shopping will likely look a little different thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.  But one thing will remain the same: Record Store Day’s yearly event.  It’s been a packed year with RSD Drops in the months of August, September, and October.  Now, they’re going out with a bang. Labels big and small will […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of November 27

By The Second Disc | November 27, 2020 | 1 Comment

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up!  To our U.S. readers, we hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving, and to our readers around the world, we hope you’re staying safe and enjoying a lot of great music in these most challenging of times. Cee Lo Green, Cee Lo’s Magic Moment (Real Gone Music)  (Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon […]

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