Expecting to Fly: Neil Young Launches Bootleg Series with “Carnegie Hall 1970” In October

By The Second Disc | September 20, 2021 | 0 Comments

The long-running Neil Young Archives Series has featured a number of lines: an Official Release Series, a Performance Series, and a Special Release Series among them.  Shakey Pictures Records and Reprise Records recently announced a new addition to the Archives:  the Neil Young Official Bootleg Series.  It will launch on Friday, October 1 with Carnegie […]

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The Weekend Stream: September 18, 2021

By The Second Disc | September 18, 2021 | 3 Comments

While The Second Disc prides itself on connecting people to reissues and box sets they can keep on their shelves, it’s no secret that listening audiences are also digital – catalogue music lovers, too – and our passion is connecting people to music from the past that they might adore. So we’ve introduced a new […]

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In His Room: Brian Wilson’s “At My Piano” Offers Solo Piano Renditions of Beach Boys Favorites

By Joe Marchese | September 17, 2021 | 3 Comments

Those lucky enough to have seen Brian Wilson in one of his solo concerts knows that it’s always a special moment when the Beach Boys’ leader plays the piano.  While he’s always seated in front of a keyboard, he leaves the heavy lifting to such long-serving bandmates as Darian Sahanaja, Gary Griffin, or Billy Hinsche.  […]

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Take Another Home Again: Cherry Pop Collects Sheena Easton’s EMI Singles On a New Collection Out Today

By Randy Fairman | September 17, 2021 | 4 Comments

Today, Cherry Red imprint Cherry Pop begins its exploration of Sheena Easton’s time at EMI with the release of The Definitive Singles 1980-1987, a 3-CD, 51-track collection bringing together her A-sides for the label including both 7-inch and 12-inch singles. Easton was born in North Lanarkshire, Scotland in 1959.  She attended the Royal Scottish Academy […]

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Release Round-Up: Week of September 17

By The Second Disc | September 17, 2021 | 3 Comments

Welcome to this week’s Release Round-Up! Bob Dylan, Springtime in New York: The Bootleg Series Vol. 16 (1980-1985) (Columbia/Legacy) 5CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2LP: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada The latest volume of Bob Dylan’s long-running archival series, Springtime in New York: The Bootleg Series Vol. 16 (1980-1985) covers the period in which Dylan recorded […]

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