Goodness Gracious Me: Cherry Red Collects Early George Martin Productions on "A Painter in Sound"

By Joe Marchese | February 7, 2023 | 2 Comments

Late producer Sir George Martin is described as A Painter in Sound on Cherry Red/El's new collection of his Pre-Beatles Productions and Classical Influences.  While Martin has been anthologized in the past, most notably on the unparalleled 6-CD set Produced by George Martin in 2001, there's always room for another one - in this case, […]

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She's a Rebel: Liberation Hall Brings Darlene Love's "Live 1982" to CD, DVD

By Joe Marchese | February 6, 2023 | 4 Comments

BUY NOW FROM AMAZON.COM When "He's a Rebel" skyrocketed to No. 1 in November 1962, America fell in love with the voice of Darlene Wright...but her name was nowhere to be found on the 45 which was instead credited to The Crystals.  Ironically, it displaced Bobby "Boris" Pickett's "Monster Mash" from the top spot; Darlene […]

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The Weekend Stream: February 4, 2023

By Mike Duquette | February 4, 2023 | 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 usher you into the weekend. Today sees digital reissues of Raw Power, The Chronic, rare Motown, unreleased music from a Cash family member and more. The […]

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For The First Time: Real Gone's February Slate Includes Grateful Dead, Soul Searchers, Harem Scarem, and "One Fine Day" Soundtrack

By Randy Fairman | February 3, 2023 | 0 Comments

Real Gone's line-up for February features music from the 1970s and 1990s, representing genres from funk to classic rock.  Available today are vinyl reissues for The Soul Searchers' second album, Salt of the Earth, the One Fine Day soundtrack, and a CD reissue of Grateful Dead's Road Trips Vol.1 No.1: Fall '79.  Coming out in […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of February 3

By The Second Disc | February 3, 2023 | 3 Comments

Welcome to this week's Release Round-Up, featuring a selection of the new titles available today! Carole Bayer Sager, Sometimes Late at Night: Expanded Edition (Iconoclassic)  (Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada) Iconoclassic Records is bringing Carole Bayer Sager's star-studded 1981 album Sometimes Late at Night back to CD, for the very first time from the original Boardwalk Records […]

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