Living Proof: Bruce Springsteen to Release New Career-Spanning 'Best Of'

By Joe Marchese | March 4, 2024 | 4 Comments

In late 2021, Sony Music announced the acquisition of Bruce Springsteen's entire recorded music and songwriting catalogues in a deal valued by The New York Times as an estimated $550 million.  Since then, The Boss has released one new studio album (2022's Only the Strong Survive, reported to be the first volume in a series […]

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The Weekend Stream: March 2, 2024

By The Second Disc | March 2, 2024 | 2 Comments

Welcome to another edition of The Weekend Stream, The Second Disc's review of notable catalogue titles making digital debuts. This week's lineup includes a solo rarity from a famous lyricist; a celebration of one of music's most famous duos; classic hip-hop; vintage vocals; and more!  As an Amazon affiliate, we earn from qualifying purchases. Bernie […]

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Craft Recordings Jazz Round-Up: Label Reissues Titles from Joe Henderson, Ron Carter, Art Pepper, Cannonball Adderley and Bill Evans, More

By Joe Marchese | March 1, 2024 | 7 Comments

As 2024 unfolds, it's clear that Craft Recordings is one major destination for jazz.  The label's various imprints have readied a number of titles due over the next couple of months from such luminaries as Joe Henderson, Sonny Rollins, Cannonball Adderley, Ron Carter, and many others.  Here's a rundown of what's on the schedule! Out […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of March 1

By The Second Disc | March 1, 2024 | 4 Comments

Welcome to this week's Release Round-Up, featuring a selection of the new titles available today.  As an Amazon affiliate, we earn from qualifying purchases. The Who, Live at Shea Stadium 1982 (Mercury Studios) 2CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 3LP: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada The Who's October 13, 1982 concert at Shea Stadium, the now-demolished, longtime home of the New […]

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We Can Make It Together: Real Gone's March Line-Up Includes Steve and Eydie, Hardline, Spineshank, The Donnas, and Fanny

By Randy Fairman | February 29, 2024 | 5 Comments

Real Gone again has a wide variety on tap for its March line-up on CD and vinyl.  You'll find pop, rock, and heavy metal from the 1950s through the early 2000s in this slate of releases.  All of these titles will be available tomorrow, March 1. Last December, a PBS special debuted devoted to the […]

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