Monday, October 17, 2011

 

Albums Released This Week (October 17 - 23)

Here's a sampling of the best music ever made! - great albums from the 60s, 70s and 80s rock and pop which were released this week (and some related albums of note):


Oct 17

The Rolling Stones ------ 12X5 ► Rock n Roll >> 1964
The Easybeats ------ Vigil ► British Invasion >> 1968
The Jazz Crusaders ------ Old Socks, New Shoes…New Socks, Old Shoes ► Jazz Fusion >> 1970
Lynyrd Skynyrd ------ Street Survivors ► Southern Rock >> 1977
Dire Straits ------ Making Movies ► Post-Punk Pop-Rock >> 1980
Various Artists ------ The Blasting Concept Vol. 2 ► Post-Punk >> 1985
Stacey Q ------ Better Than Heaven ► Dance-Pop >> 1986
Steve Earle ------ Copperhead Road ► Alt. Country >> 1988
R.E.M. ------ Eponymous ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1988
The Waterboys ------ Fisherman's Blues ► Folk-Rock/Celtic >> 1988
Anita Baker ------ Giving You The Best That I Got ► Quiet Storm >> 1988
Suicidal Tendencies ------ Controlled By Hatred/Feel Like Shit…Déjà Vu ► Punk Metal >> 1989
Kiss ------ Hot In The Shade ► Hard Rock >> 1989
Belinda Carlisle ------ Runaway Horses ► Pop-Rock >> 1989
Kate Bush ------ The Sensual World ► Prog Rock >> 1989
Yngwie Malmsteen ------ Trial By Fire: Live In Leningrad ► Heavy Metal >> 1989
Stacey Lattisaw ------ What You Need ► Quiet Storm >> 1989
Skyclad ------ The Wayward Sons Of Mother Earth ► Heavy Metal/Folk Metal >> 1991
Jamiroquai ------ The Return Of The Space Cowboy [UK] ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1994
Steely Dan ------ Alive In America ► Jazz-Rock >> 1995
Luis Miguel ------ El Concierto ► Latin Pop >> 1995
2Pac ------ The Rose That Grew From Concrete ► Spoken Word Rap >> 2000
Sarah McLachlan ------ Wintersong ► Folk-Rock >> 2006


Oct 18

Cactus ------ Restrictions ► Hard Rock >> 1971
The Rolling Stones ------ It's Only Rock 'N' Roll ► Blues-Rock >> 1974
The Jacksons ------ Goin' Places ► Soul/disco >> 1977
Hawkwind ------ Sonic Attack ► Heavy Metal >> 1981
Hall & Oates ------ Rock 'N Soul Part !: Greatest Hits ► Pop-Rock >> 1983
The Carpenters ------ Voice Of The Heart ► Easy Listening >> 1983
Frank Zappa ------ Them Or Us ► Art Rock >> 1984
The Cult ------ Love ► Hard Rock/Heavy Metal Revival >> 1985
Duran Duran ------ Big Thing ► Synth-Pop >> 1988
Sonic Youth ------ Daydream Nation ► Indie Rock >> 1988
Martika ------ Martika ► Dance-Pop >> 1988
Paul Simon ------ Negotiations And Love Songs 1971 - 1986 ► Folk-Pop >> 1988
The Smithereens ------ 11 ► College Rock >> 1989
The Bangles ------ Everything ► Pop-Rock >> 1989
Insane Clown Posse ------ Carnival Of Carnage ► Indie/Midwest Hip Hop >> 1992
Carcass ------ Heartwork [UK] ► Heavy Metal/Death Metal >> 1993
B*Witched ------ Awake And Breathe ► Pop/Girl Group >> 1999
Westlife ------ Flying Without Wings ► Teen Pop/Boy Band >> 1999
Alcazar ------ Casino ► Euro Dance-Pop >> 2000
Bryan Adams ------ Anthology ► Pop-Rock >> 2005
Depeche Mode ------ Playing The Angel ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 2005
Stevie Wonder ------ A Time To Love ► Pop-Soul >> 2005


Oct 19

Elvis Presley ------ The Real Elvis ► Rock n Roll >> 1956
The Kingston Trio ------ Here We Go Again! ► Folk-Pop >> 1959
The Beach Boys ------ Beach Boys Concert ► Pop-Rock >> 1964
Simon & Garfunkel ------ Wednesday Morning, 3 AM ► Folk-Pop >> 1964
Cass Elliott ------ Dream A Little Dream ► Pop-Rock/Folk-Rock >> 1968
The James Gang ------ Straight Shooter ► Blues-Rock >> 1972
The Wailers ------ Burnin' ► Roots Reggae >> 1973
America ------ Hat Trick ► Folk-Rock >> 1973
David Bowie ------ Pin Ups ► Glam Rock >> 1973
The Who ------ Quadrophenia ► British Rock >> 1973
Styx ------ Cornerstone ► Prog/Art Rock >> 1979
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers ------ Damn The Torpedoes ► Album Rock >> 1979
Prince ------ Prince ► Funk >> 1979
Fleetwood Mac ------ Tusk ► Pop-Rock >> 1979
INXS ------ Underneath The Colours ► New Wave Synth-Pop >> 1981
Fates Warning ------ The Sprectre Within ► Heavy Metal >> 1985
INXS ------ Kick ► New Wave Synth-Pop >> 1987
Roxette ------ Look Sharp! ► Pop-Rock >> 1988
Salt-N-Pepa ------ Blacks' Magic ► Pop-Rap >> 1990
The Cure ------ Mixed Up ► Post-Punk >> 1990
The Traveling Wilburys ------ Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 3 ► Pop-Rock >> 1990
Mötley Crüe ------ Decade Of Decadence ► Heavy Metal >> 1991
Julian Cope ------ Jehovahkill ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1992
Rush ------ Counterparts ► Arena Rock >> 1993
Black Moon ------ Enta Da Stage ► East Coast Rap >> 1993
Jesse Colin Young ------ Makin' It Real ► Folk-Rock >> 1993
Alexis Korner ------ Mellow Yellow ► Blues-Rock >> 1993
Santana ------ Sacred Fire: Live From South America ► Jazz Fusion >> 1993
Pearl Jam ------ Vs. ► Hard Rock >> 1993
Talisman ------ Humanimal (Part 2) ► Hard Rock >> 1994
Billie Piper ------ Honey To The B ► Pop-Rock >> 1998
Three Dog Night ------ 35th Anniversary Hits Collection ► Blue-Eyed Soul >> 2004
Jimmy Eat World ------ Futures ► Post-Grunge >> 2004
Lou Reed, John Cale & Nico ------ Le Bataclan '72 ► Art Rock >> 2004
Peter Cetera ------ You Just Gotta Love Christmas ► Pop-Rock >> 2004


Oct 20

Elvis Presley ------ Roustabout ► Rock n Roll >> 1964
John Lennon & Yoko Ono ------ Wedding Album ► Pop-Rock >> 1969
Elvis Presley ------ Elvis Sings The Wonderful World Of Christmas ► Rock n Roll >> 1971
Peter Frampton ------ Frampton's Camel ► Pop-Rock >> 1973
Peter Frampton ------ Somethin's Happening ► Arena Rock >> 1974
B. J. Thomas ------ Reunion ► Country-Pop >> 1975
The Damned ------ The Black Album ► Punk-Rock >> 1980
U2 ------ Boy ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1980
Donna Summer ------ The Wanderer ► Disco >> 1980
The Human League ------ Dare! ► Synth-Pop >> 1981
Quarterflash ------ Quarterflash ► Pop-Rock >> 1981
Frankie Goes To Hollywood ------ Liverpool ► New Wave Club/Dance >> 1986
Nine Inch Nails ------ Pretty Hate Machine ► Industrial Metal >> 1989
Kenny G ------ Breathless ► Jazz-Pop >> 1992
Madonna ------ Erotica ► Dance-Pop >> 1992
Keith Richards ------ Main Offender ► Hard Rock >> 1992
Richard Marx ------ Greatest Hits ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1993
The Sea And Cake ------ The Sea And Cake ► Indie Rock/Experimental >> 1994
Gary Numan ------ Exile [UK] ► Industrial Rock >> 1997
Aerosmith ------ A Little South Of Sanity ► Hard Rock >> 1998
Black Sabbath ------ Reunion ► Hard Rock >> 1998
AC/DC ------ Black Ice ► Hard Rock >> 2008


Oct 21

Manfred Mann ------ As Is ► Rock n Roll >> 1966
Bob Dylan ------ New Morning ► Folk-Rock >> 1970
Mike Oldfield ------ Ommadawn ► Instrumental Rock/Fusion >> 1975
Meat Loaf ------ Bat Out Of Hell ► Arena Rock >> 1977
The Beatles ------ Love Songs ► Pop-Rock >> 1977
Genesis ------ Seconds Out ► Prog Rock >> 1977
Neil Young ------ Comes A Time ► Folk-Rock >> 1978
Bobby And The Midnites ------ Bobby & The Midnights ► Country-Rock >> 1981
Simple Minds ------ Once Upon A Time ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1985
Jethro Tull ------ Original Masters ► Prog Rock >> 1985
"Weird Al" Yankovic ------ Polka Party! ► Comedy/Parody >> 1986
Steve Winwood ------ Chronicles ► Album Rock >> 1987
Don Dokken ------ Up From The Ashes ► Hard Rock/Heavy Metal >> 1990
Grand Funk Railroad ------ Bosnia ► Hard Rock >> 1997
Artension ------ Phoenix Rising ► Heavy Metal/Progressive Metal >> 1997
Little Feat ------ Kickin' It At The Barn ► Southern Rock >> 2003
The Allman Brothers Band ------ Live At The Atlanta International Festival: July 3 & 5, 1970 ► Southern Rock >> 2003


Oct 22

Donovan ------ Fairytale [UK] ► Folk-Rock >> 1965
Led Zeppelin ------ Led Zeppelin II ► Hard Rock >> 1969
Kiss ------ Hotter Than Hell ► Hard Rock >> 1974
Elton John ------ Blue Moves ► Pop-Rock >> 1976
The Cure ------ Concert: The Cure Live ► Post-Punk >> 1984
Paul McCartney ------ Give My Regards To Broad Street ► Pop-Rock >> 1984
Mason Williams & Mannheim Steamroller ------ Classical Gas ► Folk-Rock >> 1987
Ozzy Osbourne ------ No Rest For The Wicked ► Hard Rock >> 1988
Pet Shop Boys ------ Behavior ► Electro-pop/Dance >> 1990
Matthew Sweet ------ Girlfriend ► Power Pop >> 1991
Death ------ Human ► Heavy Metal/Death Metal >> 1991
Sarah McLachlan ------ Fumbling Towards Ecstasy ► Folk-Rock >> 1993
Phil Collins ------ Dance Into The Light ► Pop-Rock >> 1996
The Dillenger Escape Plan ------ Under The Running Board ► Heavy Metal/Mathcore >> 1998
The Cranberries ------ Wake Up And Smell The Coffee ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 2001
Santana ------ Shaman ► Jazz-Rock Fusion >> 2002
Ray Davies ------ Working Man's Café ► Pop-Rock >> 2007


Oct 23

Frank Zappa ------ Chunga's Revenge ► Art Rock >> 1970
Genesis ------ Trespass ► Pop-Rock >> 1970
Al Green ------ I'm Still in Love With You ► Soul (Southern) >> 1972
Harry Chapin ------ On The Road To Kingdom Come ► Folk-Pop >> 1976
Elvis Costello And The Attractions ------ Almost Blue ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1981
Willie Nelson ------ Tougher Than Leather ► Outlaw Country >> 1983
Wham! ------ Make It Big ► Pop-Rock >> 1984
Iggy Pop ------ Blah Blah Blah ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1986
Terence Trent D'Arby ------ Neither Fish Nor Flesh (A Soundtrack Of Love, Faith, Hope & Destruction) ► Pop-R&B >> 1989
Betty Boo ------ Boomania ► Dance-Pop >> 1990
Deep Purple ------ Slaves And Masters ► Hard Rock >> 1990
Ozzy Osbourne ------ Ozzmosis ► Hard Rock >> 1995
Neil Young ------ Chrome Dreams II ► Folk-Rock >> 2007
Heart ------ Dreamboat Annie Live ► Album Rock >> 2007
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss ------ Raising Sand ► Folk-Rock >> 2007

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