Kenny Rogers and the First Edition, previously named The First Edition, was a rock and roll-based band, who also performed R&B, folk music, and country music. Its stalwart members were Kenny Rogers (lead vocals and bass guitar), Mickey Jones (drums and percussion) and Terry Williams (guitar and vocals). The band formed in 1967, with folk musician Mike Settle (guitar and backing vocals) and the operatically trained Thelma Camacho completing the lineup.
Beach Boys’ Party! was the tenth studio album by the Beach Boys and was mostly cover songs. When originally recorded, the band invited friends and family into the studio for a party. Those sounds were then layered over the recorded music for a true party sound. Uncovered and unplugged now strips away those party sounds so that the true sessions can be heard in their entirety. This special 2 disc set pairs the original album with the newly restored audio, outtakes and dialog.
Second classic live performance from Lou Reed on Easy Action (the first being American Poet (EARS012)), this one is totally unreleased and not bootlegged before, combining key classic tracks from his previous solo albums Transformer, Berlin, Sally Can’t Dance & Coney Island Baby. This is an FM Radio broadcast from Lou’s 1976 Rock N Roll […]
A free concert given on 6 February 1993 by The Black Crowes at The Sam Houston Coliseum in Houston, Texas – the last gig ever played at the venue (which was pulled down shortly afterwards) – was broadcast live to the greater Houston area by local FM Radio and syndicated across many other parts of […]