Category: Once more with feeling

Johnny Cash: Koncert V. Praze (In Prague Live) (Legacy)

Johnny Cash Koncert V. Praze (In Prague Live) (Legacy) Unlike Elvis Presley, who never toured outside of North America, Johnny Cash took his music to the masses touring overseas frequently. In fact, when June Carter finally accepted his marriage proposal,…

Elvis Presley: The Album Collection (RCA/Legacy)

Elvis Presley The Album Collection (RCA/Legacy) Dropped down like Manna from heaven (or more specifically, from the folks at Legacy Records), Elvis Presley fans across the globe can now pick up the ultimate fan set — a 60-CD collection of…

Rich Robinson: Llama Blues (Eagle Rock Ent.)

Rich Robinson Llama Blues (Eagle Rock Ent.) In 2013 Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson released the limited ‘Llama Blues’ EP. There were only 1,000 copies of the album made and it quickly became sought after amongst Crowes and Robinson fans….

Rich Robinson: Paper [Expanded Reissue] (Eagle Rock Ent.)

Rich Robinson Paper [Expanded Reissue] (Eagle Rock Ent.) Rich Robinson earned his stripes in the 1990s with the blues rock band The Black Crowes. However, with his brother Chris fronting the band, the Crowes got more attention for the brother’s…

Rush: The Lady Gone Electric (Sonic Boom)

Rush The Lady Gone Electric (Sonic Boom) What a treat! Expertly recorded at Electric Lady Studios in December 1974 as a radio promo for their first U.S. tour, ‘The Lady Gone Electric’ finds a young and hungry Rush testing the…

Patti Smith: Bicentenary Blues (Good Ship Funke)

Patti Smith Bicentenary Blues (Good Ship Funke) In 1976 the United States celebrated 200 years of independence from the British and a little known singer named Patti Smith began her journey to become one of the most influential and legendary…

Talking Heads: Boston Tea Party (Sonic Boom)

Talking Heads Boston Tea Party (Sonic Boom) Before they became household names behind their quirky videos on MTV, Talking Heads were the cream of the crop in various music circles including rock, pop, experimental, and punk. In 1979, the band…

Chelsea: Anthology Vol. 2 (Westworld)

Chelsea Anthology Vol. 2 (Westworld) I was so excited when I heard Westworld Recordings was releasing Chelsea’s back catalog over three volumes. After all, what’s not to be excited about … the band where Billy Idol and others Generation X…

Infa Riot: The Best of Infa Riot (Westworld)

Infa Riot The Best of Infa Riot (Westworld) Sometimes you just have to give in to your inner teen punk and list to some Oi! … and a good place to start is with Infa Riot. This short(ish)-lived London band…

Nico: BBC Session 1971 (Light in the Attic)

Nico BBC Session 1971 (Light in the Attic) This charming EP has been long out of print, having been available only as a vinyl release on John Peel’s and Clive Selwood’s Strange Fruit label briefly in 1988. Originally recorded in…