Irish pop monsters Pugwash hit it out of the park in grand style, and The New Trocaderos come back with a blast of punk/pop, and in-your-face rock ‘n’ roll.
“Back In Time …1985 at the Movies” is a 6-CD box set released by Varèse Sarabande that covers a lot of ground, and quite well.
Blue Giant Zeta Puppies Semyorka (coming soon!) When it rains puppies, it pours puppies. Barely one has Blue Giant Zeta disc fallen upon our heads, than another is threatening to erupt… only this time, it needs your help. Semyorka is …
The box set “Back in Time … 1985 at the Movies” gathers related major pop hits as well as original and redone scores, all housed in a stylized package.
Even an Album like “Guitar Heroes” (Stony Plain Records), which finds four renowned guitarists — Albert Lee, James Burton, Amos Garrett and David Wilcox — can draw two separate reactions.
The Striped Bananas CD: Cosmic Carnival 7-inch: “Girl You Got Me Feeling Alright” (Striped Bananas) Well wipe my nose and call me Jorma, but if this album doesn’t kick off with every single reason you ever listened to the Baxters/Crown …
Beautify Junkyards LP: The Beast Shouted Love (Mega Dodo) Portugal’s Junkyards have stalked these pages before, purveyors of a debut album that already marked them out among the prime progenitors of whatever we call the new psychedelia these days. Now …
Tons of excellent records have surfaced over the past several months, both new releases and on the reissue front. Let’s dig right in, shall we?
UK’s State Records label has a simple mission: “Our main aim is to make records that sound like records used to!”
As an edition to our monthly Quick Picks in Goldmine, here are some more ‘picks,’ recommended by the Editor.