by Dave Thompson The last few months have seen a slew of Velvet Underground reissues hit the racks – the anniversary reissue of their first, a colored vinyl re-do of their last, and a double package of out-takes. All excellent, …
The communal spirit that existed, specifically in the early 70’s, was best captured first in the 1971 Delaney & Bonnie record ‘Motel Shot.’
Last night, guitar virtuoso Eric Johnson took the stage with his former bandmates from the Electromagnets, Kyle Brock and Tommy Taylor to commemorate the anniversary of Ah Via Musicom, Johnson’s early ’90s opus.
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Fleetwood Mac revealed a knockout new team in 1975 with its self-titled ‘Fleetwood Mac’ and this Rhino reissue in turn knocks it out of the park.
Country Joe and the Fish and other releases give the music collector a lot to cheer about.
The former Oasis star shines at a magnificent show at Radio City Music Hall in midtown Manhattan.
The Christmas Records is a limited edition boxed set featuring all seven of the Fabs’ Christmas messages, each presented on a colored vinyl 7” single (white, red, blue, yellow, green, clear, and orange, respectively) and housed in a heavy-duty picture sleeve with the original artwork replicated.
The 2-CD release ‘1967: Sunshine Tomorrow’ in June 2017 served up plenty of rarities. And just before 2017 came to a close, two further releases had been issued that dig even more deeply into the year that saw the release of “Smiley Smile” and “Wild Honey.”
Dave Thompson reviews a stack of newly released books; subjects ranging from prog to punk rock.