Matt Andersen & The Mellotones – Live at Olympic Hall

2 mei 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

From the first notes of “Weightless” to the slow-dying roar of the crowd as the last licks of “Devil’s Bride” squeal out, Matt Andersen and the Mellotones Live at Olympic Hall is a rollicking, sizzling night of Andersen’s thunderous voice and hot guitar playing mashed up with the ten-piece force of nature that is the Mellotones, all captured at a historic dance hall in downtown Halifax.

Carter Sampson – Lucky

30 april 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

Carter feels she’s “LUCKY” and, co-produced with Jason Scott, she now deliveres a wonderful album with that name. 7 mostly upbeat (co-)originals, including Rattlesnake Kate (an absolute crowd pleaser) and 3 well chosen covers.

Eric Clapton – Life In 12 Bars: Soundtrack

11 april 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

8th June sees the release of the complementary OST to the new Eric Clapton documentary, Life In 12 Bars. The OST, available as a 2-CD and 4-LP set plus digital formats, comprises 32 tracks spanning Clapton’s long and illustrious career. It includes tracks by The Yardbirds, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Cream, Blind Faith, Derek and the Dominos, The Beatles, Aretha Franklin, Muddy Waters and Clapton’s solo work.

Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings – Studio Time

4 april 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

These recordings feature the talents of Gary Brooker, Georgie Fame, Beverley Skeete, Terry Taylor, Mike Sanchez, Andy Fairweather Low, Martin Taylor, Chris Stainton and Albert Lee. This special set of studio recordings, the first ones to be issued since 2004, gathers up fifteen outtakes from eight different sessions

Steve Hill – The One-Man Blues Rock Band (live album)

30 maart 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

When it comes to one-man bands, guitarist and singer extraordinaire Steve Hill has no limits. Anything goes. He is the true exponent of a one-man band. Steve performs standing up while singing and playing guitar, his feet playing bass drum, snare drum, hi-hats and with a drum stick fused to the head of his trusty guitar, any other percussion within reach.

Bruce Springsteen: The Album Collection Vol. 2, 1987-1996

30 maart 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

Op 18 mei verschijnt Bruce Springsteen: The Album Collection Vol. 2, 1987-1996, een genummerde limited edition box set met alle Columbia albums van Bruce Springsteen uit de periode 1987-1996. De LP’s zijn al jaren uit roulatie en nu in geremasterde vorm weer beschikbaar op vinyl. Naast Springsteen’s vier studio albums uit de periode ’87 – ’96, bevat de box een speciale 12” van de 1988 live EP Chimes of Freedom, de dubbel LP MTV Plugged uit 1993, en de EP Blood Brothers uit 1996, die voor het eerst op vinyl verschijnt.

Michael McDermott – Out From Under

26 maart 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

Michael McDermott- Out From Under - For nearly 20 years, singer-songwriter Michael McDermott buried himself in drugs and alcohol, and he surveys the toll his addiction took on his personal and professional life with remarkable candor. "I’ve re-dedicated myself to making music I can be proud of.”

Mike Zito – First Class Life

14 maart 2018|Categories: Releases|Tags: |

First Class Life finds Mike Zito diving deep into the only genre that can do justice to his hard-won true stories of hardship and redemption. “Make Blues” was pretty extreme and rocking,” he reflects. “This time, I was definitely thinking more blues.”