This week features a powerful collaboration between Christopher Nolan and Hans Zimmer. The score of Dunkirk turns out to be epic once again and is now released on vinyl. The first pressing is individually numbered and pressed on transparent blue vinyl.
Captain Beefheart's debut album, originally released in 1967, is the most accessible and pop-inflected from his entire catalogue. The 50th Anniversary edition of Safe As Milk is pressed on 'Milky White' vinyl.
This week features a new addition in the limited editions Collected series. Buddy Holly was one of the greatest, most inventive artists in the first wave of Rock & Roll, which the Collected certainly illustrates this. A limited pressing is now available on gold vinyl.
Ananda Shankar was a Bengali musician best known for fusing Western and Eastern musical styles. Ananda Shankar is the debut album by the Indian musician and is a very interesting addition for its influence on world music fusion.
Woodrow Guthrie was an American singer-songwriter who is regarded as one of the most significant figures in American folk music. Dust Bowl Ballads was the most successful album Woody Guthrie made.
There is funk, and there is Funk. This here is of course the latter. Struttin' is the third studio album by the funk group The Meters, of which kept the essential sound of that organic, earthy funk signature by the band.
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Music On Vinyl
Buddy Holly was one of the greatest, most inventive artists in the first wave of Rock & Roll, which the Buddy Holly COLLECTED certainly illustrates. The selection shows his wild-man Rockabilly ways as well as his sensitive songwriting. The Buddy Holly COLLECTED stands as the most comprehensive and greatest retrospective of the legendary artist.
There is funk, and there is Funk. This here is of course the latter. Struttin' is the third studio album by the funk group The Meters, originally released in 1970. The first single was the song "Chicken Strut". It reached #11 on the U.S. R&B Singles chart.
Dunkirk is a 2017 English-language war film written, co-produced and directed by Christopher Nolan.
The collaborative careers of Christopher Nolan and Hans Zimmer have proven to be a success in the last decade, with examples such as Interstellar, The Dark Knight and Inception. This score turns out to be epic once again.