GUNS ‘N ROSES: Live In Japan 1988 (2CD)

We are told ….. Brilliant performance live at Nakano Sun Plaza, Tokyo Includes the entire NHK Radio broadcast It’s presented here together with background notes and images. Guns ‘N’ Roses, live at Nakano Sun Plaza, Tokyo on December 7th 1988. Following the July 1987 release of Appetite For Destruction, Guns N’Roses embarked on a vast […]

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MUDDY WATERS: Live At Rockpalast (2CD+2DVD Box set)

We are told ….. Muddy Waters had a great ear for talent and accordingly the formation accompanying him on this DVD was one of the very best: The pianist Pinetop Perkins, drummer Willie Big Eyes Smith, bass player Calvin Jones, the two guitarists Luther “Guitar Jr. Johnson and Bob Margolin and harmonica player Jerry Portnoy. […]

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THE DUDLEY MOORE TRIO: Today (CD)

We are told: • Regardless of the brilliance of Dudley Moore’s celebrated comic partnership with Peter Cook, his marriages and abundant romantic assignations, the relationship which was surely most dear to him was with music. He could pull hilarious classical pastiches – like Beethoven ‘variations on Colonel Bogey’, and Britten’s ‘Little Miss Muffett’ – out of […]

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JOHN COLTRANE: European Tour 1962 (10 CD Box Set)

We are told: Le Chant du Monde present the second volume of JohnColtrane live in Europe, here compiling together sixconcerts from the 1962 tour – Paris, Stockholm, Helsinki,Copenhagen, Graz and Milan. A superb opportunity for the listener to fully immersethemselves in the work of this greatest of jazz icons, overnumerous versions of the core body […]

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Sweden Broadcast 1988 (CD) by Bruce Springsteen

We are told ….. DYNAMIC LATE 1980S BROADCAST FROM THE TUNNEL OF LOVE TOUR For Bruce Springsteen, the 1980s were as turbulent as they were rewarding and accomplished. The release of 84 s Born In The U.S.A. and the quintuple live LP collection Live/1975-85 were met with the kind of success very few music artists […]

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The Complete Thelonious Monk Quartet Columbia Studio Recordings (6CD) by Thelonious Monk

After nearly a decade of historic, career-defining LPs for top jazz independent labels Blue Note, Prestige and Riverside from 1952 to 1961, piano colossus Thelonious Monk (1917-1982) arrived in 1962 at Columbia, the first and only major record label affiliation of his career. There he released six masterful, distinctive albums (all produced by Teo Macero) […]

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MAYNARD FERGUSON: Live From San Francisco (CD)

  Reissue of Ferguson’s acclaimed live performance form 1983. Features original cover art. Contains new liner notes from noted Ferguson aficionado Eric Palmquist. BY 1983, MAYNARD FERGUSON HAD CONQUERED JAZZ, TELEVISION, THE POP CHARTS AND EVEN PLAYED THE CLOSING CEREMONIES OF THE 1976 OLYMPICS. His Storm release from that year brought him back to the […]

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Lynyrd Skynyrd and Friends: Super Jam with Dickie Betts & Charlie Daniels (CD)

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Super Jam, Doraville, Atlanta 30th August 1978  After one of rock and roll’s most notorious tragedies, four surviving members of southern rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd honoured an invitation from friends and DIR-FM to perform at the debut Super Jam in Doraville GA. Participating guests would include members of the Charlie Daniels Band, Allman […]

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Brian Wilson – Brian Wilson (Limited U.S. Black Friday RSD Colour Vinyl 2LP)

Brian Wilson is arguably the greatest American composer of popular music in the Rock era. Because of his unorthodox approaches to song composition and arrangement and mastery of recording techniques, he is widely acknowledged as one of the most innovative and influential creative forces in popular music by critics and musicians alike. Brian Wilson is the eponymous […]

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CHRISTINE PERFECT: New release – The Complete Blue Horizon Sessions

A compilation of the British singer/songwriter’s recordings for the Blue Horizon label. Best known as Christine McVie, these recordings were made after she had left the Blues band Chicken Shack but before her marriage to Fleetwood Mac’s John McVie and subsequent work with the Mac. Features 11 of the 12 tracks from her self-titled solo […]

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Greenwich Folk Scene

The Even Dozen Jug Band – The Even Dozen Jug Band (CD1) Take Your Fingers Off It Come On In Mandolin King Rag Overseas Stomp Evolution Mama The Even Dozens I Don’t Love Nobody Rag Mama France Blues On The Road Again Original Colossal Drag Rag All Worn Out Lonely One In This Town Sadie […]

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New York Dolls – Butterflyin’ (Limited Pink Vinyl LP)

Rare live recording re-mastered specifically for vinyl and audio restored during classic Dolls period featuring the line-up that recorded the two seminal albums. Radio broadcast recorded at My Fathers Place, NY, 14th April 1974. Liner notes by Dolls biographer Nina Antonia. Presented in coloured vinyl as a limited edition pressing of 700 with an insert. […]

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