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Bakersfield

~ Vince Gill · Mca Nashville
Format: Audio CD

All Music GuideVince Gill teams up with steel guitarist Paul Franklin to pay homage to two of Bakersfield's most successful country stars, Merle Haggard and Buck Owens. Produced by Gill and Franklin themselves, Bakersfield sees the duo covering ten songs made famous by Haggard and Owens....
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Made Up Mind

Tedeschi Trucks Band · SONY MASTERWORKS
Format: Audio CD

All Music Guide - Thom Jurek Made Up Mind, the second studio album from the Tedeschi Trucks Band, contrasts considerably with Revelator in that it showcases the strength of an 11-piece band willing to experiment as they assimilate inspirations -- from Stax,...
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The Beginning

The Black Eyed Peas · Interscope Records
Format: Audio CD

Deluxe edition includes three bonus tracks. 2010 release, the sixth album from the Grammy-winning R&B outfit. The Beginning is the follow-up to the group's blockbuster album The E.N.D. While the title of The E.N.D. was a play on words (standing for "The Energy Never Dies"),...
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No Mercy In This Land

Ben Harper · Anti/Epitaph
Format: Audio CD

No Mercy In This Land is a blues record. Charlie Musselwhite and Ben Harper were introduced to one another by John Lee Hooker. The legendary musician thought the two men should play together, so he brought them into the studio to record a song called simply "Burnin' Hell."...
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GEMINI

Macklemore · Bendo LLC
Format: Audio CD

GEMINI marks Macklemore's first solo project in 12 years, following two releases with producer Ryan Lewis including the multiple-GRAMMY award winning album The Heist and 2016 release This Unruly Mess I've Made (featuring Platinum-certified single "Downtown") . Collectively...
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Revolver

The Beatles · Capitol
Format: Audio CD

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine All the rules fell by the wayside with Revolver, as the Beatles began exploring new sonic territory, lyrical subjects, and styles of composition. It wasn't just Lennon and McCartney, either -- Harrison staked out his own dark...
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A moment apart

Odesza (Musical group) · Counter Records

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Plastic Ono Band

John Lennon · Capitol
Format: Audio CD

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine The cliché about singer/songwriters is that they sing confessionals direct from their heart, but John Lennon exploded the myth behind that cliché, as well as many others, on his first official solo record, John Lennon/Plastic...
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Hawk Squat

J.B. Hutto · Delmark

The raw-as-an-open-wound Chicago slide guitarist J. B. Hutto outdid himself throughout an outrageously raucous album (most of it waxed in 1966) anchored by an impossible-to-ignore "Hip-Shakin', " the blaring title cut, and savage renditions of "20% Alcohol" and "Notoriety...
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The Saga Continues

Wu-Tang · 36 CHAMBERS, LLC/ eOne
Format: Audio CD

For 24 years, two letters say it all, "Wu." The nine-man outfit of the Wu-Tang Clan has paved a way for literally hundreds of artists in Hip Hop. There have been classic and platinum albums like the group's 1993 debut, or Ghostface Killah's Supreme Clientele, and there...
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The Complete Recordings : 1947-1962

Teddy Edwards
Format: Music CD

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Pageant Material

Kacey Musgraves · Mercury Nashville
Format: Audio CD

Mercury Nashville s Kacey Musgraves will release her sophomore album, Pageant Material, on June 23. Musgraves co-wrote all tracks on Pageant Material and also co-produced with Shane McAnally and Luke Laird. The album has already been met with critical acclaim in early reviews and coverage....
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Weighted mind

Sierra Hull
Format: Music

We last heard from Sierra Hull when she was 19 years old. The mandolin virtuoso's transitions between bluegrass and newgrass were authoritative beyond her years. Five years on, her third album, Weighted Mind, showcases her abilities as a singer/songwriter whose depth and inspiration are enhanced...
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Melodrama

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Rubber Soul

The Beatles · Capitol
Format: Audio CD

All Music Guide - Richie Unterberger While the Beatles still largely stuck to love songs on Rubber Soul, the lyrics represented a quantum leap in terms of thoughtfulness, maturity, and complex ambiguities. Musically, too, it was a substantial leap forward,...
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