Quiet Riot, Clutch, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Cuby + Blizzards & Eddie Boyd, Prince Jammy, Bob Andy, Boudewijn de Groot and the Westworld soundtrack
A week full of sparkling and heavy releases, starting with Quiet Riot's third studio album Metal Health. It's one of the early metal albums that reached worldwide success and this eponymous release was important in the growing popularity of the metal scene. The album is available as a 35th anniversary edition of 2000 individually numbered copies on transparent vinyl. Clutch released their riff-laden self-titled album back in 1995. If you're into the great '90s rock classics you can't miss this one. Clutch is available as a limited edition of 2000 individually numbered copies on silver coloured vinyl. Blood, Sweat & Tears 3 is a rock and jazz fusion album by the band Blood, Sweat & Tears. The lively arrangements of their fusion sound can be heard in most of the song covers you'll find on the album.
The iconic Dutch blues group Cuby + Blizzards
collaborated with the American blues singer Eddie Boyd
on their album Praise The Blues.
Boyd shows the purity of the blues in his voice and he brings the songs in a modest and impressive way to the listeners. The release is available as a limited first pressing of 1000 individually numbered copies on silver vinyl. Prince Jammy's Kamikazi Dub
is one of the treasures from the early dub period. The space Jammy created is one where the drum and bass can be heard in reverb, supported by the organ and guitar. Kamikazi Dub
is available as a limited edition of 750 individually numbered copies on orange coloured vinyl. Lots of Love and I
, released in Jamaica in 1977, is Bob Andy
's only album recorded in the roots era. Including classics such as "The Ghetto Stays in the Mind" and "Feel the Feeling", this inspired collection has been unavailable for over thirty years. The release is available as a limited edition of 750 Individually numbered copies on orange coloured vinyl.
The Iranian German composer Ramin Djawadi created the musical pieces to the multiple award winning series Westworld
. Besides the haunting and uplifting main title composition by Ramin, he also composed impressive covers of "Paint it Black" (The Rolling Stones), "Seven Nation Army" (The White Stripes), "Heart-Shaped Box" (Nirvana) and "Runaway" (Kanye West). Westworld Season 2 is available as a limited edition of 2000 numbered copies on silver coloured (3LP) and shugun green (1LP) vinyl. The singer-songwriter Boudewijn de Groot
's worked together with The Dutch Eagles to record his album Even Weg
in the Exalto Studios in Haarlem. Dutch most legendary troubadour seems more productive than ever before. The release contains an extra direct-to-disc 10", featuring two songs recorded in the Artone Studio (Record Industry).