Texas' own honky tonk heroes and longtime friends Billy Joe Shaver and Kinky Friedman came together in 2002 for a joint concert tour of Australia. Now, Omnivore has brought that freewheeling experience to CD and download/streaming with this new release featuring "Get Your Biscuits in the Oven and Your Buns in the Bed," "Before All Hell Breaks Loose," "Honky Tonk Heroes," and much more.
Hasaan Ibn Ali was named "The Legendary Hasaan" when he made his Atlantic Records debut in 1965 with the Max Roach Trio. Atlantic quickly signed him for a solo album which remained unreleased until Omnivore's 2021 excavation. Now, the label is once again celebrating the influential pianist - this time with a solo release drawn from privately-recorded tapes. The Solo Recordings will be released on 2 CDs and digital/streaming in 2021 with a 4-LP edition to follow next year. The 21-song set,
NRBQ returns with a new studio album - the band's first full-length LP since 2014. Dragnet (featuring keyboardist Terry Adams, guitarist Scott Ligon, bassist Casey McDonough, and drummer John Perrin) includes ten original songs plus a reworking of the famous television theme that gives the album its title. Available on CD, LP, and digital streaming/download.
Omnivore returns to late folk hero Steve Goodman's catalogue with a 19-track anthology of his finest songs drawn from studio cuts, live recordings, and demos. Highlights include a previously unreleased demo of "City of New Orleans" and a John Prine co-write, "You Never Even Call Me by My Name," which has never received a commercial release. Lee Zimmerman provides the new liner notes, and Michael Graves has mastered.
The Motown Anthology is the ultimate retrospective of Mary Wilson, multi-hyphenate talent: singer, activist, author, fashion icon, actress, mother, grandmother, friend, trailblazer, legend, Supreme. This first-ever comprehensive overview of Wilson's Motown discography presents 38 songs, including a whopping 33 tracks only available physically on this collection including stunning new mixes of Supremes favorites, four Supremes outtakes produced by Deke Richards, the complete 1979 Mary Wilson
The Dave Clark Five's 1964 American debut album Glad All Over returns to LP in a limited edition white vinyl pressing but with a reimagined track listing that retains the hits "Glad All Over," "Bits and Pieces," "Stay," and "Do You Love Me." This sequence appears to replicate the 2019 digital edition. All tracks have been remastered from the original tapes.
She & Him, a.k.a. Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward, celebrate 10 years of their festive Christmas album with this new LP edition pressed on silver vinyl. It adds a bonus 7-inch single of Madonna's "Holiday" b/w Wham!'s "Last Christmas" plus a digital download of the Meredith Willson standard "It's Beginning to Look Like Christmas." The single will also be released separately on evergreen-colored vinyl.
Live at Carnegie Hall 1969 3LP (Black Vinyl): Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Live at Carnegie Hall 1969 3LP (White Vinyl): JoniMitchell.com Store Joni Mitchell's landmark February 1, 1969 Carnegie Hall show (part of Mitchell's Archives Vol. 2 box set) featuring "Chelsea Morning," "Both Sides Now," "The Fiddle and the Drum," "Morning Morgantown," and "The Circle Game" arrives from Rhino as a standalone 3LP set pressed on black vinyl; a white vinyl variant of this set (limited to
5CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 10LP: JoniMitchell.com Store Joni Mitchell Archives Vol. 2 follows the format of last year's acclaimed first volume. (See TSD's interview with Archives co-producer Patrick Milligan here.) Over 5 CDs or 10 LPs and nearly six hours of previously unreleased studio, live, and home recordings, it chronologically traces Mitchell's musical journey in the period that yielded her first four albums: Song to a Seagull (1968), Clouds (1969), Ladies of the
2CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada / Rhino.com 1LP (Remastered Album Only): Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada / Rhino.com Rhino's deluxe edition of David Crosby's 1971 freak-folk classic boasts a new remaster of the album from the original analog tapes overseen by original engineer Stephen Barncard using the Plangent Process, and a generous 14 bonus demos and session outtakes/alternates (a full 12 of which are previously unreleased). These include "Kids and Dogs," "Song
Parlophone reissues Jethro Tull's 1971 classic Benefit as a 4CD/2DVD set, The 50th Anniversary Enhanced Edition, featuring all of the material from the 2013 expanded 2CD/DVD edition plus: Two previously released Steven Wilson remixes from Aqualung reissue in 2011 ("My God (Early Version)" and "Just Trying to Be"); Five original 1971 stereo remixes not included on the 2013 bonus disc; Two unreleased live concerts - one newly mixed by Wilson (Fillmore at Tanglewood 1970), one in mono
3CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 6 x 10": Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Available on 3 CDs or 6 ten-inch LPs, David Bowie'sToy: Box features the same 12-track Toy album (originally slated for released in 2001 and consisting of the artist's reworkings of early-career songs) premiering on Brilliant Adventure (1992-2001) plus bonus discs. The first includes the proposed B-sides (including the re-recordings of "Liza Jane" and "In the Heat of the Morning"), previously
11CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 17LP: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Parlophone continues its career-spanning series of box sets for the late David Bowie. The fifth Era box set, Brilliant Adventure, includes: Five remastered studio albums (Black Tie White Noise (1993), The Buddha of Suburbia (1993), Outside (1995), Earthling (1997), 'hours...' (1999)); A remastered and expanded BBC Radio Theatre show from 2000 (originally released in part on that
4CD/Blu-ray: 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 45th anniversary super deluxe edition of Kiss' seminal Destroyer is packed with audio extras - many previously unreleased - and plenty of ephemera for KISS Kollectors. Alongside the remastered album, three bonus discs offer demos from Stanley and Simmons' archives, a jam-packed offering of outtakes and single edits (including a new acoustic
Four days after Genesis launches a North American farewell (?) tour, Rhino in the U.S. and Virgin/UMC in the U.K. will release a companion collection. The Last Domino?, the album, offers 27 tracks, including hits and deep cuts, on 2 CDs or 4 LPs. The Last Domino? has been curated in conjunction with the band and the majority of its songs will be heard on North American tour stages this year. It's sequenced non-chronologically - rather like a concert setlist - blending tracks from Genesis'
Howard Jones At The BBC is a 5CD treasure trove of rare and unreleased recordings from the artist taped by the national radio between 1983 and 1987. Aside from appearances on a handful of B-sides and as bonus material - including a long out-of-print box set of Howard's first two albums that came with a live bonus disc in 2010 - all of these tracks are being heard for the first time since they were broadcast.
A 40th anniversary 2CD/DVD set of Olivia Newton-John's multi-platinum Physical arrives from Green Hill, the label arm of publishing powerhouse Primary Wave which partnered with Newton-John in 2020 for a deal encompassing both masters and publishing rights. The expanded Physical gains six bonus tracks on the first disc and a further fifteen on the second disc. The bonus tracks (many new to CD) include Olivia's material from the soundtrack of the 1983 film Two of a Kind (including its duet with
2CD/Blu-ray: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2CD/DVD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2LP: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada The Legendary 1979 No Nukes Concerts, a multi-format set coming October 22, features newly remixed and restored audio and video footage from Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band's sets at Madison Square Garden in New York City in late September 1979. The star-studded "No Nukes" concerts were put on by MUSE (Musicians United for Safe
4CD/1BD/2LP/7″ Super Deluxe Edition: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 4CD/1BD Super Deluxe Edition (identical contents sans vinyl LPs and single): Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 1CD (Original Album Only): Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 1LP (Original Album Only): Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Links TBD 2CD Deluxe Edition: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Cat Stevens' 1971 Teaser and the Firecat, his third LP for Island Records in the
5CD/BD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 8LP/7″: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 1LP/7″: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada Geffen/UMe reissues Nirvana's Nevermind in a variety of 30th anniversary formats including two editions of a super deluxe box set: an 8-LP version with a bonus 7-inch single, and a 5-CD version with a Blu-ray. All formats of this new Nevermind reissue campaign feature the original album
6CD: Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2CD (Original Soundtrack Only): Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2LP Black Vinyl (Original Soundtrack Only): Amazon U.S. / Amazon U.K. / Amazon Canada 2LP Red Vinyl (Original Soundtrack Only): Zappa.com / UDiscoverMusic.com / TheSoundofVinyl.com The Zappa Family Trust, UMe, and MGM are delivering the ultimate 200 Motels experience: a whopping 6-CD box set celebrating Frank Zappa's cult classic 1971 musical film. The box is loaded
On October 15, The Velvet Underground: A Documentary Film by Todd Haynes will be released in theaters and to the Apple TV+ streaming service. The same day, Republic Records/UMe will issue the film's soundtrack on 2-CD and digital formats. The movie secured the participation of surviving bandmates John Cale and Maureen "Mo" Tucker in chronicling the story of the groundbreaking group formed by Cale, Lou Reed, Sterling Morrison, and Angus MacLise (replaced in 1965 by Tucker). Upon its July
Willie Nelson is back with his newest studio album and 16th overall for Legacy Recordings. The Willie Nelson Family features Willie joined by sister Bobbie, sons Lukas and Micah, and daughters Amy and Paula as well as band members Mickey Raphael, Kevin Smith, and Billy and Paul English for a set of 12 songs. Willie's own compositions are present alongside poignant covers of the Carter Family ("Keep on the Sunnyside," the traditional hymn "In the Garden"), Kris Kristofferson ("Why Me"), Hank
Stage Door Records concludes The Show Time Series EP Collection, collecting RCA Victor's 1953 series dedicated to highlights from classic musicals, with this volume featuring 20 tracks from five musicals. The shows heard in this volume are: Anything Goes (Cole Porter); Kiss Me, Kate (Cole Porter); Porgy and Bess (George and Ira Gershwin/DuBose Heyward); Girl Crazy (George and Ira Gershwin); and The Little Shows (various songwriters). Helen Gallagher, Lisa Kirk, Jack Cassidy, and Edie Adams are
Rhino U.K. is painting the town Red with the release of Simply Red Remixed Vol. 1 (1985-2000) collecting 22 remixes (including seven previously unreleased) on 2 CDs or digital platforms from the Manchester pop-soul band. Simply Red Remixed Vol. 1 (1985-2000) is packed with period remixes originally released on 12-inch singles and CD singles; the previously unreleased tracks include "Money's Too Tight To Mention (United City Mix)" from Picture Book and "Something Got Me Started (David Morales