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  • Caspian Releases “Hymn for the Greatest Generation”

    Caspian Releases “Hymn for the Greatest Generation”

    , post-rock outfit Caspian’s first release since the August death of bassist Chris Friedrich, is a six-song EP featuring new music as well as remixes of two songs from the band’s last full-length LP, Waking Season. Both “Procellous” and “Halls of the Summer” from Waking Season receive the remix treatment. Another Waking Season track, “High... »

  • Velvet Underground’s “White Light/White Heat” Gets 45th Anniversary Deluxe Reissue

    Velvet Underground’s “White Light/White Heat” Gets 45th Anniversary Deluxe Reissue

    The Velvet Underground’s original White Light/White Heat release in 1968 included just six songs, including the iconic title track and legendary “Sister Ray.” Raw, loud, and avant-garde for the time, it became a rock classic. Decades later, the of the record features three CDs (one of the CDs is a live show recorded in 1967... »

  • Puscifer Releases “What Is…”

    Puscifer Releases “What Is…”

    If you want to get a better handle on what Maynard James Keenan’s (Tool, A Perfect Circle) additional side project Puscifer is all about, the CD/DVD has arrived to help you out a bit. The DVD features concert footage from the Conditions of My Parole tour, while also being a docu/mockumentary about the group, which... »

  • Poco’s “From the Inside” Reissued

    Poco’s “From the Inside” Reissued

    Before The Eagles, bassist Timothy B. Schmit was a member of the pioneering country-rock outfit Poco. While Poco had only two major hits (“Crazy Love” and “Heart of the Night” in 1979) well after Schmit’s time with the band, its influence has been a lasting one, particularly as a part of the country-rock continuum that... »

  • The Who’s “Tommy” Gets Super Deluxe Reissue

    The Who’s “Tommy” Gets Super Deluxe Reissue

    If The Who’s Tommy continues to thrill you more than 40 years after its release, get ready for your mind to be blown. The band has released a 4-disc super deluxe limited edition of the 1969 rock opera featuring a slew of demos and outtakes (including 20 previously unreleased tracks), live 1969 concert versions of... »

  • The Beatles’ Volume 2 of “On Air – Live At The BBC” Released

    The Beatles’ Volume 2 of “On Air – Live At The BBC” Released

    Back in 1994, Beatles fans rejoiced when they got a peek into the band’s early history with the release of Live at the BBC, a collection of songs and interview snippets with DJs, all from the band’s prime early-to-mid 60s “mop top” era. And now those who wanted to hear more are in luck with... »

  • Blur Releases “Parklive”

    Blur Releases “Parklive”

    Blur released its Parklive collection December 3, a two disc set and companion DVD capturing their Hyde Park performance at the close of the London 2012 Olympics. Parklive will come with a 60 page book featuring exclusive photos from the summer’s gigs.  Originally released for download just 24 hours after the Hyde Park show, the... »