This wonderful performance from Monterey Pop 1967 captures the unsurpassed technique and profound spirit of one of the most inspiring musicians of modern times.....
Tito Puente: Quatro: The Definitive Collection. Four crucial titles and rarities from the discography of pioneering Latin jazz percussionist Tito Puente. Includes Dance Mania.
Jerry Garcia/Merl Saunders: Keystone Companions: The Complete 1973 Fantasy Recordings. Official release of a live recording that’s been bootlegged endlessly – because it’s a gem.
Rolling Stones: Charlie Is My Darling, Ireland 1965. Tour documentary with frighteningly good previously unreleased live performances.
Various Artists/Orchestras: Mercury Living Presence Collector’s Edition. 50-CD anthology filled with painstakingly detailed recordings of the classical repertoire.
Govt Mule: The Georgia Bootleg Box. Three discs of live performance from 1996, when the Mule was ornery and hungry.
Roxy Music: Complete Studio Recordings 1972-1982. Covers the early, high-concept Eno masterworks as well as the atmospheric later studio creations.
Peter Gabriel: So (25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition). One of many “Anniversary” editions of classic rock albums; like most of them, this has been expanded to include demos, studio outtakes, and live performances.
Charles Mingus: The Complete Columbia and RCA Studio Collection. 10-CD box showcasing the roaring, endlessly restless ensemble of jazz bassist Charles Mingus at peak. Includes Mingus Ah Um, Tijuana Moods, and the posthumous Epitaph.
Various Artists: Surf Age Nuggets: Trash and Twang Instrumentals. Because there may be no better mood enhancer than surf guitar.
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