21-09-2011

Behold this amazing second batch of September!

After a great start of September Music On Vinyl proudly presents the second huge wave of classics...

TONY BENNETT – DUETS II (2LP) – MOVLP399
Duets II includes collaborations with the best voices in music. The duet 'Body And Soul' is the last known recording of Amy Winehouse and it is a truly heartrending version of the 1930 jazz classic.

QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE – LULLABIES TO PARALYZE (2LP) – MOVLP250
Music On Vinyl is proud to release this milestone in a very limited configuration: The first 1000 numbered copies -3 sides audio & 1 etched side - will be on red vinyl!

MILES DAVIS – ASCENSEUR POUR L'ECHAFAUD (2LP) – MOVLP419
For the first time since its original release in 1958, Music On Vinyl combined the original soundtrack and the additional recordings and created an essential 2LP set with the original artwork.

DWEEZIL ZAPPA – RETURN OF THE SON OF... (3LP) – MOVLP257
Recorded during the 'Zappa Plays Zappa' world tour, Dweezil Zappa & band stick to the original arrangements, but each of them prove that they are more than worthy musicians.

JOHN MAYER TRIO – TRY! (2LP) – MOVLP362
No more pop stardom, John Mayer takes it to the next level and he succeeds on Try!
Even his most mellow songs are juiced up with a Stevie Ray Vaughan and Eric Clapton-esque vibe.

TOM WAITS – FRANKS WILD YEARS (1LP) – MOVLP392
Inspired by German art songs & carnivale music, 'Franks Wild Years' was released in 1987 after the eponymous play written by Tom Waits & his wife Kathleen Brennan. Remastered for Music On Vinyl!

SOLOMON BURKE & DE DIJK – HOLD ON TIGHT (1LP) – MOVLP391
Solomon Burke's impressive career lasted close to 50 years, during which he released over 30 beautiful soul albums. Music On Vinyl is proud to present the very last album the King Of Rock 'n Soul recorded.

J.J. CALE – NATURALLY (1LP) – MOVLP386
J.J. Cale, founder of the Tulsa-sound or adult-oriented roots rock, with his 1972 debut album including the hit: 'After Midnight'.

CAMEL – THE SNOW GOOSE (1LP) – MOVLP382
This masterpiece climbed to the Top-30 of the British charts, it earned Melody Maker's "Brightest Hope" award and firmly established the band with a strong and loyal fanbase.

PULP – DIFFERENT CLASS (1LP) – MOVLP404
Two of the singles on the album – "Common People" and "Disco 2000" helped Pulp to international fame. Eventually 'Different Class' was the winner of the 1996 Mercury Music Prize.

CARAVAN – CARAVAN (1LP) – MOVLP385
Caravan's eponymous debut was released in 1968. It was considered a groundbreaking album capturing the freakish and exploratory moods of the times.

LYNYRD SKYNYRD – PRONOUNCED 'LĔH-'NÉRD' 'SKIN-'NÉRD' (1LP) – MOVLP387
Released in 1973, 'Pronounced..' is the debut album of legendary pioneers of the South. They brought together all the best elements of Southern culture: Blues, Country, Garage Rock, and Southern poetry.

NAZARETH – RAMPANT (1LP) – MOVLP357
On Nazareth's second '74 album the group puts a Southern rock edge into the songs.
'Rampant' is an album that sounds like a "early AC/DC meets Lynyrd Skynyrd at their hardest rocking". Includes MOV-exclusive bonustrack "Down".

PATTI SMITH – WAVE (1LP) – MOVLP351
Another classic album by the Godmother Of Punk. "Wave" features her well-known hit "Dancing Barefoot" and turned out to be the last album the Patti Smith Group would record.

JOE COCKER – MAD DOGS & ENGLISHMEN (2LP) – MOVLP355
Cocker's legendary live album, recorded in 1970 at the Fillmore East consists mostly of covers, drawing equally from rock (The Rolling Stones, The Beatles) and soul (Ray Charles, Otis Redding).

FOCUS – LIVE AT THE RAINBOW (1LP) – MOVLP324
All of the Focus-members were voted as Top 10 musicians in each of their categories and they had a great live reputation. Here's the proof: "Focus at The Rainbow".

 

 

21-09-2011