Music release highlights for August 2015

Here are some music releases to look for in August 2015:

August 7

captain beefheartCaptain Beefheart, Le Nouvel Hippodrome, Paris 1977, Let Them Eat Vinyl, Vinyl (V).
Moody Blues, Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2-LP V.
Rick Wakeman, Live at the Hammersmith Odeon 1981, Let Them Eat Vinyl, V; also LE, Colored 2-LP V.
Lightnin’ Hopkins, Blues In My Bottle, Original Blues Classics, V.
Little Howlin’ Wolf, The Guardian, Family Vineyard, Reissue V w/ download card.
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane, Duke Ellington & John Coltrane, Doxy, V.
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman, John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman, Doxy, V.
Canned Heat, Songs From the Road, Ruf, 2-CD.
Canned Heat, Illiniois Blues 1973, Purple Pyramid, CD, V.
Greg Lake, London ’81, Purple Pyramid, CD, V.
Leroy Powell, The Overlords of the Cosmic Revelation, Purple Pyramid, CD, V.
Gregg Allman, Gregg Allman Live: Back To Macon, GA, Rounder, 2-CD, Blu Ray/DVD (3 discs) or 2-LP V.
Elvis Presley, Today, Sony Legacy, 40th-Anniversary Edition, RI, RM, CD.
Elvis Presley: Rock & Roll Legend, Platinum Legends, CD.
Foreigner, Very Best of Foreigner, Platinum Legends, CD.
Simon & Garfunkel, Concert in Central Park, Sony Legacy, RI, CD, 2-LP V.
Miles Davis, Live in Tokyo 1975, Hi Hat, CD.
Herbie Hancock, Live at the Boston Jazz Workshop, Hi Hat, CD.
Saga, Best Of – Now and Then – The Collection, earMusic, 2-CD.
Ben E. King, The Complete Atco/Atlantic Singles Vol. 1 – 1960 – 1966, Real Gone Music, 2-CD.
Dusty Springfield, Come for a Dream – The U.K. Sessions 1970 – 1971, Real Gone Music, CD.
Dusty Springfield, Live at the Royal Albert Hall, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2-LP V.
Steve Marriott, Midnight of My Life, Wapping Wharf Record, 2-CD
Chicago, Very Best of Chicago: 40th Anniversary, Platinum Legends, CD.
Jack + Eliza, Gentle Warnings, Yebo Music, CD.
Cattle Decapitation, Anthropocene Extinction, Metal Blade Records, CD or 2-LP V.
JESUS & MARY CHAIN, Psychocandy Live at Barrowlands, Import, CD.
The Delta Saints, Bones, LOUD & PROUD RECORDS, CD.
Don Mclean, Live in New York 1971, United States Dist, CD.
Robbie Robertson & Alex North, Carny – Sound Track from the Motion Picture, Real Gone Music, CD.
Glenn Miller, Million Dreams Ago, Sepia Recordings, CD.
Bobby Long, Ode to Thinking, Compass Records, CD.
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Some of Shelleys Blues, Laser Media, CD.
Merle Haggard, Live on the Silver Eagle Radio Show Live, Hotspur, CD.
The City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings Film Music Collection Soundtrack, Silva Screen Records, 2-CD.
Soundtrack, Doctor Zhivago (Original Broadway Cast Recording), Broadway Records, CD.
The Byrds, Mr. Tambourine Man, Friday Music, Limited Anniversary Edition/Gatefold Cover, 180 Gram Audiophile Clear V.
Johnny Winter , Live Bootleg Series Volume 4, Limited Edition, 180 Gram Audiophile Clear V.
Eddie Jr. Taylor, Stop Breaking Down, Wolf Records, CD.
Al Di Meola, Elysium, Allegro, Deluxe Version, Limited Edition, CD.
McCarthy, I Am a Wallet, Optic Nerve, Limited Edition, Extended, 2-LP, Red V.
John Coltrane, Impressions, Doxy, V.
Eric Dolphy, In Europe, Be Jazz, Limited Edition, V.
Jacob Fischer, Jacob Fisher in New York City, Arbors Records, CD.
Charles Mingus & The Jazz Workshop All Stars, Complete Birdland Broadcasts 1961-62, Hi Hat, 3-CD.
Nick Diamonds, City of Quartz, Redeye Label, V.
Virgin Steele, Nocturnes of Hellfire & Damnation, Steamhammer / SPV, 2-LP V.
Iggy Pop, Search & Destroy: Live in Chicago 1988, Echoes, CD.
Gus G, Brand New Revolution, Dismantic Dist., Blue-colored V
Legendary Shack Shakers, Cockadoodledon’t, Hound Gawd, V.
Various Artists, Truckers, Kickers, Cowboy Angels – The Blissed Out Birth Of Country Rock 1972 Volume 5, Bear Family, 2-CD.
Various Artists, Unlock The Lock – The Kent Records Story 1958-1962, Ace Records, 2-CD.
Various Artists, Ian Levine’s Solid Stax Sensations, Kent, CD.
Various Artists, Joe South: Golden Records, Rare Rockin Records, CD.
Various Artists, Garden City Blues, Jsp Records, 4-CD.
Various Artists, Teen Time: The Young Years of Rock & Roll, Vol. 3 – A Very Special Love, Eric Records, CD.
Various Artists, The Texas Box – 1950s & 1960s Oddball Labels, Be! Sharp, CD.
Various Artists, Ventura Highway, Platinum Legends, CD.
Various Artists, International Holy Hill Jazz Meeting, Be Jazz, 2-LP V.
Various Artists, More Modern at the German Jazz Festival 1966, Be Jazz, 2-LP V.

August 11
the replacementsThe Replacements, The Twin/Tone Years, Rhino, 4LP V.
Gary Numan, Premier Hits, Beggars Banquet, V.

August 14
ian gillanIan Gillan, The Definitive Ian Gillan Live, Rock Classics, CD, V.
Black Crowes, Live: Vol. 1, Rock Classics, 2LP V.
Black Crowes, Live: Vol. 2, Rock Classics, 2LP V.
Guns n’ Roses, The Ritz: New York City, Rock Classics, 2LP V.
Blue Oyster Cult, Live In America, Rock Classics, 2LP V.
Blue Oyster Cult, Bad Channels Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Full Moon, Blue and Black colored vinyl, 2LP V.
Alcatrazz, No Parole From Rock N Roll, Rock Classics, 2LP V.
Little River Band, Lonesome Loser – Best Of Live, Zyx Music (ZYX), V.
Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Taking Care On The Highway, Rock Classics, 2LP V.
David Crosby, Towering Inferno, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Gary Moore, Live At Bush Hall 2007, Rock Classics, 2LP, V.
Neil Young + Promise of the Real, The Monsanto Years, Reprise , 2LP V.
Chris Cornell, Euphoria Mourning, A&M, Audio CD, 33rpm 12” V.
Rush, Exit…Stage Left, Mercury, 12” 2 disc 33 rpm V.
Rush, Signals, Mercury, 12” 33 rpm V.
Warren Haynes, Railroad Earth, Ashes & Dust, Concord Records, 33rpm 12” V.
Down, Down II, Elektra Catalog Group, RI, 180 gram 2LP V.
Down, Nola, Elektra Catalog Group, RI, 180 gram 2LP V.
John Cougar Mellencamp, Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Talking Heads, The Boston Tea Party, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Sheryl Crow, The Sting, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP.
Bruce Springsteen, Winterland Night Vol 1, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Bruce Springsteen, Winterland Night Vol 2, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Bruce Springsteen, Winterland Night Vol 3, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Bruce Springsteen, Passaic Night, New Jersey 1978: Vol. 1, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V
Bruce Springsteen, Passaic Night, New Jersey 1978: Vol. 2, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V
Bruce Springsteen, Passaic Night, New Jersey 1978: Vol. 3, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V
JJ Cale, Ebbets Field 1975, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V
Bob Marley, Best Of The Early Singles Vol. 1, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Bob Marley, Best Of The Early Singles Vol. 2, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
John Fogerty, The Rock & Roll All Stars, Live Broadcasts 1985-1986, Let Them Eat Vinyl, 2LP V.
Mavis Staples, Only For The Lonely, Volt, CD

August 21
lynyrd skynyrdLynyrd Skynyrd, One More For The Fans, LOUD & PROUD RECORDS, V.
Lynch Mob, Rebel, Frontiers, CD.
Johnny Cash, Sings The Songs That Made Him Famous, ORG Music, CD or V.
Linda Ronstadt, Just One Look: The Very Best Of Linda Ronstadt, Elektra Catalog Group, CD.
Buckcherry, Rock ‘N’ Roll, F-BOMB Records, CD.
Faith No More, Sol Invictus, Ipecac Recordings, RI, V.
Joy Division, Martin Hannett’s Personal Mixes, Ozit (Redeye), Limited Edition, 180gram 2LP V.
Ween, God Ween Satan, Plain Records, 2LP Pink & Blue V.
U.D.O., Navy Metal Night, AFM Records, CD or 2LP V.
Yes, Like It Is – Yes Live At The Mesa Arts Center, Frontiers, 2 LP V.
Herbie Hancock & The Headhunters, Omaha Civic Auditorium 17th November 1975, Hi Hat, 2LP V.
Patti Smith, Jazz Workshop Boston January 9th 1976, Klondike Records, 2LP V.
Bon Jovi, Burning Bridges, Universal Music, CD.
The Fratellis, Eyes Wide, Tongue Tied, Cooking Vinyl, CD (Vinyl out in Sept.)
Buzz Cason – Record Machine, Plowboy, CD.

August 28
peter framptonPeter Frampton, When All The Pieces Fit, Omnivore Records, CD.
Faces, 1970-1975:You Can Make Me Dance, Sing, or Anything, Rhino/Warner Bros., 4-CD or 5-LP 180-Gram V.
George Strait, The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium, Eagle, DVD.
Lyle Lovett, Lyle Lovett & His Large Band, Curb, V.
The Dead Daisies, Revolucion, Spitfire Music , Audio CD.
Nirvana, Nirvana, Geffen, Blu Ray Audio, 2-LP V.
Mad Season, Live At The Moore, Legacy, 2-LP V.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Live At The Atlanta Pop Festival, Legacy, 2-CD, 2LP V.
The “5” Royales, Five Royales, Sundazed Music Inc., V.
Robert Cray Band, 4 Nights of 40 Years Live, Provogue, 2CD + DVD or 2LP V.
Cassandra Wilson, New Moon Daughter, Blue Note, RI 2-LP V.
Sonny Clark, Leapin’ And Lopin’, Blue Note RI, V.
Midnighters, Their Greatest Hits, Sundazed Music Inc., V.
The Jam, In The City, Polydor, V.
The Jam, Setting Sons, Polydor, V.
The Jam, Sound Affects, Polydor, V.
The Jam, All Mod Cons, Polydor, V.
The Jam, The Gift, Polydor, V.
The Jam, This is the Modern World, Polydor, V.
The Zombies, Odessey & Oracle, Varese Sarabande, RI, V.
Buddy Holly, The Very Best Of Buddy Holly, Not Now, 180 gram 2-LP V.
Motörhead, Bad Magic, UDR, CD or 180gram V.
Yo La Tengo, Stuff Like That There, Matador, CD or V.

ABBREVIATIONS:

AC = audio cassette

BD = Blu-ray disc

BS = box set

CD = compact disc

CE = collector’s edition

DE = deluxe edition

DVD = digital video disc

EP = extended play

HC = hardcover book

I = import

LE = limited edition

LP = long-playing record

M = mono

NE = numbered edition

PB = paperback book

PD = picture disc

PS = picture sleeve

RI = reissue

RM = remastered

S = single

SE = special edition

V = vinyl

 

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